Life at Carol Woods is full of many exciting and new experiences. Follow community happenings right here on the Carol Woods community blog.

Barn Quilts Come to Carol Woods

September 23, 2016

- In late spring, residents from assisted living and the health center gathered with members of the Life Enrichment staff and the Art Committee to paint barn quilt squares. Barn quilts are single quilt square designs which have been enlarged and painted on a piece of plywood generally two to eight feet square. These quilts are displayed on barns or other outdoor spaces.

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The Busy B's

July 14, 2016

- The Bats, Bees and Butterflies Service Committee has been on the move.

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Is There a Nurse in the House?

July 5, 2016

- Nurses are one of the largest group of retirees at Carol Woods.

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Race and Privilege Interest Group

June 27, 2016

- Two years ago the Race and Privilege Interest Group began to meet monthly to discuss issues related to race in the United States. We explore our reactions to the events of the day, study analytical articles, and organize educational opportunities for the Carol Woods community.

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Bats in the Belfry

June 7, 2016

- The Landscaping and Grounds Committee was approached about ways Carol Woods could increase the number of bats on the campus. The committee decided a first step would be an educational article on how bats serve a beneficial role in controlling mosquitoes and other pesky insects.

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