RiverWoods Senior Living Community hosted a birthday party for resident Dorothy Moyer, who turned 105 years old on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. Dorothy celebrated the milestone birthday with her friends at RiverWoods. Dorothy was born to a Lutheran minister and school teacher in Hershey in 1914. Dorothy lived in parsonages growing up and said she…

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RiverWoods Annual Health Fair will take place on Wednesday, October 2nd from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  The Health Fair is located in Marlow Hall on the RiverWoods campus in Lewisburg.  The public is invited to attend! Screenings include: *Glucose and Blood Pressure testing by RiverWoods *Bone Density Screening by Evangelical Community Hospital Community Health…

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The 28th Annual RiverWoods Car Show is September 21, 2019. Here are the details: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at RiverWoods Senior Living Community 15 RidgeCrest Circle, Lewisburg Free Admission: Parking $3.00 Food & Beverages Door Prizes Music & More! • 1st, 2nd and 3rd place trophies will be awarded in 25 classes by a…

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A RiverWoods Senior Living Community resident is help Alzheimer’s and dementia patients through her love of sewing and art. 80-year-old Ann Doebler has been busy making fidget quilts and activity blankets, which provide sensory and tactile stimulation for the restless hands of someone with Alzheimer’s or dementia. Ann said she wanted to learn more about…

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LEWISBURG — Watsontown Resident Mary Snyder was honored at the RiverWoods Auxiliary luncheon held on March 26, 2019, for volunteering in the gift shop for at least 40 years. The gift shop opened in 1971 and Snyder started volunteering soon after that. Snyder will celebrate her 100th birthday on April 9. The RiverWoods Auxiliary presented…

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Lewisburg – The RiverWoods Auxiliary officially inducted their 2019 officers at the RiverWoods Auxiliary Luncheon on March 26, 2019. The RiverWoods Auxiliary traces its roots back to 1915 when an Auxiliary was formed at Central Oak Heights as plans were made to open the Evangelical Home and Orphanage in Lewisburg. Over the years its function…

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RiverWoods Senior Living Community has a new Personal Care Administrator and Marketing Assistant in place. Tammy Speece, PCHA, started at RiverWoods September 6, 2018. Speece is a familiar face at RiverWoods, having worked here for 21 years as an executive assistant. Speece is from Milton and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Management and Leadership from…

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A new scooter and two walkers were donated to Warrior Run Manor on August 9 by the daughters of a former resident at RiverWoods Senior Living Community. When 88-year-old Robert Johanns passed away in July, his daughters Linda Goldeski, Carol Quinn, Bette Zbinden and Barbara Marquette, contacted Kim Ranck, service coordinator at RiverWoods, about donating…

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The Slifer House Summer Concert Series will wrap up with our third concert on August 14th. Eric Sundberg and KJ Reimensnyder will perform beginning at 7 p.m.   KJ Reimensnyder is a singer, songwriter and guitar player, but also has been seen performing with a banjo, mandolin, lap dulcimer, autoharp, keyboard or djembe drum. KJ has…

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A Butterfly Garden Dedication was held at RiverWoods Senior Living Community on Wednesday July 25, 2018 at RidgeCrest Restaurant. A group of volunteers from the Linn Conservancy came to RiverWoods in the fall of 2017 to plant the butterfly garden between the RidgeCrest apartment building and the Slifer House. The project was made possible by…

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