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    Turkey Talk

    As Thanksgiving approaches, residents Phyllis Wigger and Joan Hampton reflect back to share fond Thanksgiving memories and their favorite family recipes.Favorite Thanksgiving MemoriesPhyllis shared: “My mom was a very good cook and watching her cook or helping her was a great cooking lesson. In Home Economics, I was supposed to follow the teacher’s recipe for apple pie. I used my mother’s recipe instead – the teacher said it was very good, but she took away from my grade ...

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    Oscar Govereau is anything but a grouch

    There’s something about resident Oscar Govereau that just makes you smile. From his sense of humor to the way he greets visitors at the back door, you can’t help but feel happy when you’re around him.“Oscar is a wonderful person. He sits by the back door where most visitors come in and always has a smile for you when you come through the door.

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    Farmington Presbyterian Manor hosting veterans breakfast

    Veterans, their spouses and widows are invited to Farmington Presbyterian Manor for a free pancake breakfast at 9:30 a.m. November 12 at Presbyterian Manor.“We appreciate their service,” said Jane Hull, executive director. “It’s an honor to serve our area veterans, their spouses and widows each year and remember their sacrifice.”Gifts will be given to veterans as a token of appreciation.Reservations are required as space is limited.

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    Therapy department uses tailored treatment plans to realize individual goals

    When you’ve suffered a physical setback, therapy can be a critical link between where you are and where you want to be. Thanks to a full-service therapy department, residents have a talented team of professionals on site ready to provide the dedicated and compassionate care they need to realize their goals.In honor of national physical therapy month, we thought we’d take a closer look at this vital component of our community.Operated by Aegis Therapies®, the therapy department co...

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    Florence Harp can sleep later

    Some residents are content to spend their days sitting quietly alone in their rooms.Florence Harp isn’t one of them.In her five years as a resident, Florence has been involved in just about anything and everything the community has to offer. From puzzles and bingo to exercise and craft classes she is seemingly always on the go.“I don’t like to stay in my room by myself because if I do, I’ll get bored and just lay down to sleep,” said Florence. “I participate i...

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    Senior Cyber Café: Learn to use your tablet, smartphone

    It's time to turn the table and stop asking your children or grandchildren for help with your tablet or smartphone. Learn how to navigate your device at a free event at Farmington Presbyterian Manor.Your children and grandchildren will be coming to you for assistance after this seminar! We'll cover the basics, like sending emails, downloading attachments, sharing photos and searching Google.

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    Farmington artists among Art is Ageless®masterpiece level winners

    Six winning artists in Farmington Presbyterian Manor’s annual Art is Ageless® juried competition—including one artist who won “Best in Show-Professional”—will be featured in the 2019 Art is Ageless Calendar produced by Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America.Ste. Genevieve resident Anita Alsup placed Best in Show at the professional level for her painting “Grateful.” This piece, along with “Anticipation,” a painting by Vada Galvan, “Sere...

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    Ste. Genevieve woman wins ‘Best in Show’ in Art is Ageless competition

    Anita Alsup, 83, of Ste. Genevieve recently took home the top prize in the professional division of Presbyterian Manors’ Art is Ageless® competition for her painting, “Grateful.”The painting, which depicts a friend and local restaurant owner, was selected not only because of the high degree of technical ability it exhibits, but the warmth and humanity revealed in its subject matter—something the artist strives for in all of her work.“I want to capture the spirit...

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    Staff spotlight: Martha Walker

    In honor of National Healthcare Environmental Services and Housekeeping Week, September 9-15, we would like to take a moment to shine the spotlight on Martha Walker, who in December will be celebrating 10 years as a member of the community’s housekeeping team.Working primarily on the night shift, Martha is responsible for the community’s laundry and ensuring that everything is clean and ready to go for residents when they start their day the following morning. While some might find t...

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    Employees recognized at annual service awards banquet

    In appreciation of our staff's services to the residents of Farmington Presbyterian Manor, the management team proudly hosts an annual service awards banquet. Employees who have worked at PMMA for five years or more are honored with a personalized speech from their direct supervisor and a gift. Here are the staff honored at the banquet June 15.Doris Cruse, 35 years of service“Doris has been here 35 years and is on the wall of honor at PMMA, which recognizes staff who have dedicated three decades...

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