If we can’t go to the bowling alley, the alley will have to come to us! Hallway Bowling has become a fan favorite at Juniper Village at Mount Joy. Oversized inflatables bring a comical flare to this beloved pastime. Combining fitness and fun; the only thing getting knocked down during these tough times are pins!
Sharon Balmer has been promoted to Lead Investigator. Her keen attention to detail and detective instincts led this gumshoe to correctly identify Mrs. White as the culprit in our mystery game of CLUE. Congratulations Sharon!
The echo of called numbers can be heard throughout the halls of Juniper Village at Mount Joy as doorway bingo has become the next hit sensation! Residents, seated at the threshold of their doorways, don their newest fashion accessory (the mask) and wait patiently for their numbers to be called in hopes of yelling out […]
The mystery everyone loves to solve has arrived at Juniper Village at Mount Joy – CLUE! Theresa Dumez, Business Office Manager thought, “Our crew loves games, thrives on competition and enjoys any kind of photo opportunity, so why not combine them all and have a little fun with everyone?” Was it Mrs. Peacock in the library […]
This Cinco de Mayo we shook our maracas in celebration of Mexican culture and heritage. Themed independent activities were delivered to each room with a side of mini tacos and churros prepared by our dining team. Yum! You can’t stop a party at Juniper Village at Mount Joy. If you can’t come to the fiesta, […]
Today we took a moment to be still. Today we took a breath. We listened to waves lapping at the shore. We gazed upon the beautiful scene of a warm, summers day in the tropics. We poured and raked sand. We carefully placed and arranged chosen figures, creating our very own tranquil space. These Zen […]
Our smiles might be hidden behind masks these days but our creativity and fun-loving attitudes are shining through at Juniper Village at Mount Joy! Bright colors and unique patterns adorn our masks, many of which were donated by long-time friend of Juniper, former Wellness Associate, Stephanie McVey. Others were donated by family members and friends […]
Laurie and Tom Reese have long been sharing their cello and flute music with Juniper Village at Mount Joy. Residents look forward to their monthly visits and the uplifting tunes they play. As we are safeguarding our residents by limiting visitors, many have missed their time with Laurie and Tom. Today, we looked to technology […]
During these trying times, Juniper staff are working to facilitate visits while our doors must remain closed. How may this happen? The Connections Team has been utilizing video call apps such as FaceTime and Google Duo to facilitate virtual visits with our residents and their loved ones. While some of our residents may have their […]
They say ice cream makes everything better. We put that theory to the test last week by serving up ice cream and waffles as a sweet treat. Strawberries, caramel and hot fudge, sprinkles and whipped cream made for a great selection of toppings. Everyone enjoyed the indulgence, and one resident even said it reminded her […]