News and Events

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Holiday Buffet Dinner for Residents and Their Families Draws Nearly 300

Residents and two members of each of their families attended Quaker Heights Holiday Dinner December 12. Buffets were set up in multiple locations throughout the facility along with festive tables with centerpieces, table cloths and china. Waynesville High School students and their music teacher performed throughout the facility during dinner. … [Read more...]

Resident Veteran Shares WWII Service Story

Dayton Daily News writer Beth Anspach Langefels interviewed resident Charlie Burnett (while he was bowling with residents in the Pumpkin Bowl at J.D.Legends') about his experience in the Battle of the Bulge. The story appeared near Veterans Day. To read it, go to: http://www.daytondailynews.com/news/news/local/world-war-ii-veteran-lived-through-frostbite-at-th/nS3KM/ … [Read more...]

October 25th Pumpkin Bowl Great Fun for All Ages

Sixty people participating in Quaker Heights first Pumpkin Bowl, October 25th, at J.D. Legends in Franklin with others attending to watch the fun. Players ranged in age from six years to past 80. Some of our residents also came to play in a lane designed for easy wheel chair access. They also used a device to line up the ball to roll it down the lane. Trustees, Waynesville business people, members of the Chamber of Commerce, Waynesville High School National Honor Society students, and many others played on teams. Door prizes were awarded. Nearly 2/3 of the funds needed for new therapy equipment were raised. A photo album of this event can be found on Quaker Heights’ Facebook page. … [Read more...]

Register to Play in Quaker Heights Pumpkin Bowl October 25, 2012

On Thursday, October 25th, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. teams will play in Quaker Heights' Pumpkin Bowl at J.D. Legends in Franklin. Ohio, just west of I-75 Franklin exit on St. Rte. 73. All ages are welcome but advance registration is required. Teams and individuals raise their entry fees to raise funds for Quaker Heights projects than benefit residents and patients. Funds raised go toward therapeutic equipment or resident activities. Quaker Heights Care Community is a 501.c.3 charitable tax exempt organization. For complete information on this event, or to sign up, or to donate to the goals, please go to www.ThePumpkinBowl.myevent.com. Or you may call Lisa Gooding at 515-897-6628. … [Read more...]