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From educational presentations to performances and events to wellness workshops and special brunches on our campus, we offer an exciting variety of happenings. RSVP now for an upcoming event, meet our exceptionally warm and welcoming residents, and see our campus firsthand. All events are free to you as our guest. You’re always welcome to bring a guest, too. Our hospitality offers the best way to discover everything we believe in.
Why move to The Holmstad? Meet some of our residents and find out what made them fall in love with our unique community. Come with questions—and an appetite for refreshments and friendly, candid conversation. Apartment tours will follow.
Summer Strumming at The Holmstad with Dave & Daphne
August 10, 2018 – 6:30 pm
Join us for a toe-tapping good time with world-class entertainers Dave & Daphne. Dave has toured with Barbara Mandrell, and Daphne has toured with some of the biggest southern gospel music groups of all time. With a mixture of original tunes and the classic country songs you know and love, this concert is bound to be full of excitement and fun!
Lunch & Learn
August 22, 2018 – 11:30 am
For First-Time Visitors! Never visited The Holmstad? Join us for a taste of our welcoming lifestyle and fabulous cuisine. Meet and mingle with our knowledgeable staff over a delicious chef-prepared lunch, tour our beautiful campus and discover all the benefits of our Continuing Care Retirement Community.
Grandparents Day Celebration
September 08, 2018 – 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Bring the whole family! The day will be chock full of fun and laughter at The Holmstad for this exciting celebration! Bring along the whole family to enjoy live entertainment, kids' games, face painting and more!
A Biblical Witness to Healthy Human Life with James Bruckner, Ph.D.
September 19, 2018 – 2:00 pm
Join Dr. Bruckner as he talks about his book, “Healthy Human Life: A Biblical Witness,” specifically defining human strength, growth, and God’s Spirit in relationship to the Bible. Ordained by the Evangelical Covenant Church in 1992, Dr. Bruckner has been the Paul Brandel Professor of Biblical Interpretation at North Park University since 2000.
RSVP and attend to be entered to win a free copy of Dr. Bruckner’s book!
The Holmstad's Annual Bazaar
September 29, 2018 – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
The popular Annual Bazaar is back at The Holmstad! Enjoy this exciting event full of great sales on items such as homemade baked goods, hand-crafted wooden toys and home décor, beautiful jewelry and more! Enter into a raffle for one of two gorgeous quilts, and don’t miss the drawing for a cash prize as well! Come early to make sure the item you have your heart set on doesn’t sell out. Admission is free.
Studies show that the imagination and creativity of older adults can flourish in later life, helping them to realize unique, unlived potentials, even when suffering from Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s disease. Creative expression provides seniors with multiple benefits, not the least of which is enhanced cognitive function. ow.ly/U8nv30kRKZd... See moreSee less
Making the move to a retirement community? The reality of having to deal with all the belongings you’ve accumulated over the years may be daunting. These five steps can help you move past those feelings and help jump-start the downsizing process! ow.ly/Hn2830kJzUn... See moreSee less
When people begin to think about retirement, they often start contemplating moving to a retirement community or “downsizing” to a smaller, more manageable home. This process can be overwhelming and lead to procrastination, but it doesn't have to. Jump-start the process with these 5 steps.
"Another benefit to creative endeavors is the role they play in the brain elasticity of older adults. In recent years, the field of behavioral neuroscience has discovered more about the brain’s ability to adapt and keep itself vital. Researchers have found that sustained, creative challenges are a way to help keep brains fit." #CreativityAtCRC ow.ly/C59330kylPL... See moreSee less
Participation in creative endeavors, the process of exploring new possibilities through problem-solving and building new products or outcomes, can greatly benefit both physical and mental health for seniors.
Along with residential living, our community offers an array of healthcare services including assisted living, memory care, rehabilitation, and skilled nursing! You do not have to be a current resident to take advantage of our healthcare communities and services. ow.ly/3Mwj30kCLkRSkilled Care and Rehabilitation Services Philosophy Welcome Video at Covenant Retirement Communities ... See moreSee less
Recently, our Fitness Coordinator Ellyn held a “Breakfast, Stretch, Walk” program! Residents started out with a light stretch for 20 minutes, enjoyed breakfast together on our patio and walked around our campus for a great workout. They stopped in our Therapy Gardens to enjoy the wonderful work of our resident gardeners! ... See moreSee less