News & Events

News & Events

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

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Providence Place participated in “The Walk to End Alzheimer’s” at the Penn State Campus in Hazleton on September 19, 2015. The Hazleton Area High School Cougar Marching Band joined the walkers, and Providence Place raised more funds than the other teams. The Walk is the world’s largest event to raise awareness for Alzheimer’s care and […]

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Flower Arranging Classes at Providence Place

Flower Arranging

On August 6th Kim Esworthy led a flower arranging class for residents of Pine Grove. Kim received her training in floral design from Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, PA. Each resident created her own summertime arrangement. The residents made additional arrangements to give as gifts. Kim offered beginner and advanced classes, and has led classes […]

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Pine Grove Menu Launch Party

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Pine Grove Menu Launch Party A resident dining committee was formed to help create a new menu for Providence Place The gentleman pictured is Dominic Ricci, a resident of Providence Place of Pine Grove and a Dining Committee member The committee members were recognized at a “New Menu Launch Party” Each committee member received a […]

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Cooking Demonstration with Chef Eric

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Chef Eric Notter led a cooking demonstration for Providence Place residents and their guests. There were about 35 in attendance The menu theme was “Light and Healthy Summertime Cooking He prepared poached salmon with citrus salad, bruschetta, and fruit smoothies Everyone sampled the food and received a copy of the recipes A gourmet food basket […]

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Local Prep School Students Serenade Residents

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Freeland, Luzerne County – Students at MMI Preparatory School excel at Math and Science.     But they also like to sing.     The 7th grade choral students recently serenaded a group of seniors at Providence Place in Drums.     “I didn’t know how they’d react,” admitted English Teacher, Kate Green.  “I really […]

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