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January 21, 2015

A Special Treat

A Special Treat

Last week, Executive Director, Rick Karges surprised all the staff and residents with a "treat". On Thursday, he instructed us to dress warm for the next day. On Friday, we were greeted with horse drawn hayrides from the Hopewell horses, Bess and Belle. We had a bon-fire to roast hot dogs and marshmallows complete with baked beans and hot apple...[read more]

Posted by Hopewell Staff

January 07, 2015

Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center Honors L. Douglas Lenkoski, M.D.

Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center Honors L. Douglas Lenkoski, M.D.

The Hopewell staff was delighted to attend The Cleveland Psychoanalytic Center Benefit to show our support for L. Douglas Lenkoski, M.D. who was honored at the event.

Dr. Lenkoski's Bio:
Born in North Hampton, Massachusetts, Dr. Lenkoski received a B.A. in Biology from Harvard College in 1948 and his medical degree in 1953 from Western Reserve School of Medicine. From 1943-1946,...[read more]

Posted by Hopewell Staff

December 17, 2014

The Hopewell Band

The Hopewell Band

The Hopewell Band recently concluded recording their 2nd CDa version of the song Moondance, made famous by artist Van Morrison.

The recording session was conducted at the Kick-A Mix studio in Orwell, Ohio, where Tom Schimley is owner and operator.

Having recorded their first song, a version of the hit I Can See Clearly Now earlier this year, the Band is adding...[read more]

Posted by Rick Karges, Executive Director/CEO

December 12, 2014

Oh Christmas Tree

Oh Christmas Tree

Christmas is always an exciting time at Hopewell. Every year we embrace the season with crafts, decorations and one of our all-time favorite activities, hand selecting our Christmas tree. This year was no different. Ten residents with three Hopewell staffers spent half a day at Manner's Pine Tree Lodge in Jefferson, Ohio selecting two beautiful pines. The residents had to...[read more]

Posted by Hopewell Staff

November 22, 2014

Holiday Open House

Holiday Open House

Hopewell's creative art center has been working fervently on beautiful items for the Farm & Craft Market. There will be a holiday open house from 9am - 5pm on November 21 and 22 and also November 28 and 29.

Some of the items include holiday tree ornaments and gifts, repurposed art, antiques and hand-crafted wood items. Our own maple syrup,...[read more]

Posted by Cindy W.

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