Happenings

Upcoming…

St. Anne’s Week

We’re gearing up to
celebrate St. Anne’s Week
July 22-28, in honor of our patroness.

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Past Events…

Men’s Day

As we marked Father’s Day,
we also honored our men
here @ St. Anne’s on June 18th.

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Music with Larrry & Paul

On Monday, June 25,
our residents enjoyed
some great music

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Ice Cream Social

On Sunday, June 10,
we hosted our
annual pie, cake & ice cream socials
to benefit the St. Anne’s Activity Dept.
Music provided by Chuck Gust & Friends

MUSIC BY Too Old to Die Young

On Thursday, May 24,
this musical group came
to entertain our residents.

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Music by Larry Wheeler

On Thursday, May 31,
our residents enjoyed music.

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May Crowning of Mary

On Tuesday, May 22,
we gathered in the courtyard on a lovely afternoon
for our annual program in honor of Mary.

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Ladies’ Day

On Thursday, May 17,
we will have a special gathering
for the women living at St. Anne’s.

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Volunteer Tea

On Thursday, May 10,
we held our annual
event to thank our volunteers.

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Music with Larry & Paul

On Thursday, April 19th,
Larry Wheeler and Paul Beland
came to entertain our residents
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ADK Bingo

On Monday, April 23rd,
Ladies from the ADK group
hosted a bingo party for our residents.

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Too Old to Die Young

On Thursday, April 26th
our residents enjoyed music from this group.

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Flintstones Dance

On Wednesday, April 18th,
Chuck Gust & Friends provided music
for our monthly dance.

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Annual Rummage Sale

On Friday, April 13th

 St. Anne’s Guest Home
sponsored our annual Rummage Sale.

On the day of the sale, we  also  had an “open house,” offering tours to anyone wishing to see more of our facility.

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Stations of the Cross

On Mondays during Lent,
we gather at 4:30 p.m. for
the Stations of the Cross.
You are welcome to join us.

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Art with Home-Schoolers

On March 21,
Home-schooled students
will come and present
their artwork to us.

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Special Holy Week Liturgies

Palm Sunday (3/25) ~ 9 a.m. Mass

Holy Thursday (3/29) ~ 4 p.m. Mass

Good Friday (3/30) ~ 3 p.m. Services

No Easter Vigil Mass at St. Anne’s

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Celebrating Monopoly

The week of March 4, our residents  commemorated
Monopoly’s anniversary with
a series of games, including Monopoliy Express.

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Sing Along with Larry Wheeler

Our residents enjoyed music
provided by Larry Wheeler
the morning of March 9th.

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St. Patrick’s Dance

On March 14th,
Chuck Gust & Friends
provided us with
a bit o’ Irish music at 3 p.m.

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Gospel Sing Along with Larry Wheeler

Our residents enjoyed music
provided by Larry Wheeler on
Feb 27th.

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Sweet Adelines

The evening of December 5th,
the Sweet Adelines came caroling
for our residents.

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Violin Music

Our friends, Lila and Mel
played their violins
on November 24th at 3 p.m.
for our residents to enjoy.

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Turkey Trot Dance

Nobember 15th,
Chuck Gust & Friends
provided accordion music at 3 p.m.

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Youth Orchestra

Youth orchestra students practiced
here Monday afternoons this fall.
This way, they had a nice space to use and
our residents could enjoy the music.

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OktoberFest Dance

Chuck Gust & Friends
provided German accordion music
for our residents to enjoy
Wednesday, Oct. 25.

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Halloween Bingo Party

Our residents had a
“spook-tacular” time
dressing up and playing bingo
on October 31.

Craft/Bake/Variety Sale
Soup & Sandwich Luncheon

We had a fun fall gathering,
with tasty food and crafts and baked items
Saturday, October, 21st.

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Theresa & the Plowboys

On October 9th and November 13th,
our residents enjoyed some
country/folk music
in the afternoon.

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Music with Larry Wheeler

Sept. 28, Larry Wheeler
came to provide music for our residents.

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Violin Music

Residents enjoyed live violin music
by Lila and Mel Pederson on Sept. 17.

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Music by Second Wind

The afternoon of September 14
our residents enjoyed a musical performance
by this senior orchestra group.

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Bowling Anniversary Activities

In honor of the 96th anniversary
of the beginning of bowling leagues
we had various bowling-themed
activities throughout the month,
including bowling dice, wii bowling,
and others.

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Dance with Chuck Gust & Friends

Wednesday, September 20,
residents enjoyed a dance with live accordion music.

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Theresa & the Plowboys

We enjoyed live folk music
on August 24th.

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A Musical Day

Thursday, August 10th
our residents enjoyed
a performance by children from
University Lutheran Church.
In the afternoon,
a Youth Orchestra performed for us.
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St. Anne’s Week

July 23-29, we celebrated
our patron saint, Anne, the mother of Mary.
We have a week of fun as we also commemorated
our 65 years in Grand Forks!
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  Celebration of 65 Years

At 2 p.m., on Monday, July 24,
we invited the public to join us
in celebrating 65 years of serving
the elderly and disabled in Grand Forks.

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Men’s Party

This past Fathers Day week,
we honored our men
with a party on Wednesday, June 21.

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Ice Cream Social

Sunday, June 11 was our
annual “Pie & Cake Ice Cream Social”
with live music.
A free will offering
benefited our Activity Program.

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May Dance

May 24 was our dance
with Chuck Gust & Friends.

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Ladies Day

On May 25th,
we honored our female residents
with an annual “Ladies Day” celebration.

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May Crowning

On Tuesday, May 16
we honored our Blessed Mother
with our annual May Crowning,
singing songs and having prayers.

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Dance with Chuck Gust & Friends

Wednesday, April 26, at 3 p.m.
was a dance with live accordion music.

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ADK Bingo

Monday, April 24,
the ADK held a bingo party
for our residents with lots of great prizes.
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Rummage Sale

On Friday, April 7,
we  held our annual
Rummage Sale.
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Music with Larry Wheeler

On March 30,
residents gathered to enjoy
some old favorites with a
visiting entertainer.
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Rock in Bedrock Dance

Chuck Gust & Friends
provided accordion music
for our dance in the
afternoon of March 23rd.

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Music with Dan Lee

Residents  again enjoyed
musical entertainment on March 20th.

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Theresa & the Plowboys

On March 17th,
we enjoyed music in the afternoon.

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Flinstones Week

We had a lot of fun
with the Flinstones,
having a ‘Boulder Throw,”
“Feed the Dinosaur,” and “Rock Races.”

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DAV Bingo

On March 16th,
Ladies from the Disabled Veterans’ Auxiliary
held a bingo party for our residents.

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Mardi Gras

On February 28th,
residents enjoyed a special bingo
and party before Lent began.

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Music by ‘Too Old to Die Young’

On February 17,
residents enjoyed music
in the afternoon.

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Music by Dan Lee

On January 30,
residents enjoyed
a fun music session.

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Theresa & the Plowboys

Thursday, January 26
residents enjoyed
country western/folk music.

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Dance Down Memory Lane

Chuck Gust & Friends
provided accordion music
for our dance in the afternoon
of January 19th.

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New Years Party

Residents were invited
to enjoy New Years festivities
Friday, December 30
with live music by Larry Wheeler at 2 p.m.

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Nativity Scene Tour with Carols

Christmas afternoon, residents
were guided around St. Anne’s
on a tour, visiting the 15+ nativity scenes
which are set up in various places.
This was accompanied by the singing of carols.

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Christmas Banquet and Party

Recently, our residents enjoyed
a delicious dinner followed by
bingo and a visit from Santa.

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Carolers with a Horse-Drawn Carriage

The afternoon of Sunday, December 4
Carolers from St. Michael’s Church came
to spread some cheer to our residents

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Salvation Army Program

Members of the Salvation Army
came to sing and do a program
for our residents on Nov. 9th.