A New Art Installation at Chatham?

It’s not every day that you receive a call that someone wants to gift you a 100-balloon sculpture… but that’s exactly what happened at Juniper Village at Chatham! A family member of a former Juniper resident is active with the Liquid Church in Parsippany and works with children who have special needs. In preparation for […]

Rocking the House in Chatham!

As we continue on our Pathway Forward at Juniper Village at Chatham, we are relishing in the return of live entertainment! Thanks to the flexibility of the talented musicians and some creative thinking among our team, we’ve been able to enjoy safe and socially distant concerts. Recently Eleanor Jackson and the Maestro entertained us like […]

Good Health is Blooming in Chatham

Yes, the COVID-19 virus has changed many things for everyone.  But, while maintaining social distancing and wearing masks, we were still able to roll out our craft program.  Each resident was given pre-cut flower parts to fold and assemble independently. Later we arranged them in a community mural which now welcomes all who come to […]

Father’s Day at Juniper Village at Chatham

Well, we can’t say that it was the same as years past, but we did celebrate Father’s Day in Chatham with our usual Juniper flair!  Our annual Father’s Day Barbecue was a hit, and all our dads were pleased with hand delivered goodie bags. The bags were filled with everything needed to celebrate our favorite […]

A Socially Distant Mother’s Day

While maintaining social distancing made celebrating our mothers a bit more challenging, we made Mother’s Day a very special day indeed!  The Juniper Village at Chatham Connections team purchased bud vases and flowers, to make special floral arrangements for all our fabulous ladies.  Delicious homemade cupcakes were baked, decorated and placed in decorative boxes, which […]

Rolling the Dice at Chatham

Casino Night at Juniper Village at Chatham was a resounding success!!  Residents, family members, community guests, and associates all shared in the party. The blackjack tables were filled and it was standing room only at the craps table.  Poker and roulette were a lot of fun, too.  All players used chips and then traded them […]

Spooktacular Witches’ Tea

It was standing room only at Juniper Village at Chatham’s annual Witches’ Tea in anticipation of Halloween! We had theme-related treats such as devilishly delicious “pumpkins” (deviled eggs), bat sandwiches of pumpernickel bread and pimento cheese, witches’ hats of oreos and Hershey kisses, breadstick fingers, and witches’ brooms made of pretzels and string cheese.  We […]

Woodland Winter Baskets

Our Woodland Winter Baskets Workshop at Juniper Village at Chatham was a hit! Many thanks to Pat Carnecki, horticultural therapist, who put together a terrific workshop on creating  beautiful seasonal arrangements for us.  She came prepped with all sorts of materials, such as boxwood, white pine, juniper berries, pinecones, and cypress to fill baskets in […]