Optima Living Celebrates Seniors' Week: A Look Back at the Fun!

Posted on June 20th, 2024

Seniors' Week was exciting at Optima Living communities across Alberta and BC! We celebrated the incredible residents who fill our communities with life through various events. Here's a glimpse into the fun from some of our residences:

Country Cottage

Happy hour was in full swing as residents enjoyed lively conversation and laughter over delicious drinks and snacks. They reminisced about old times, shared stories, and built new friendships.

Seniors enjoying happy hour togethe

Parkwood Place

Residents strutted their stuff and showcased their style at a captivating fashion show. They donned their finest attire, walked the runway and received roaring applause.

Female senior wearing a vintage blue dress adorned with white roses
Group of female seniors in a dining hall
Seniors wearing vintage clothing
Seniors showing their vintage clothing to other seniors
Group of seniors posing in their vintage clothing
Three seniors posing in their vintage clothing

Aster Gardens

The community green thumbs enjoyed rolling up their sleeves and getting a little dirty, enjoying the therapeutic benefits (and great conversations) that gardening offers.

Sage Hill

Residents and team members welcomed a visit from MLA, Kyle Kasawski, and explored the wonders of science with an engaging presentation from the Spark Science Centre.

Hamlets at Vernon

Residents revved their engines at a classic car show extravaganza and Vernon MLA, Harwinder Sandhu paid an engaging visit.

Cedarwood Station

A charming vintage soda shoppe experience took residents down memory lane and later their creativity at a fun-filled paint night.

Summerwood Village, Aster Gardens, and Country Cottage

Represented Optima Living at a trade show help in partnership with WESAC Strathcona. Summerwood Village also extended a warm welcome to MLA, Kyle Kasawski, after first connecting with him at the Seniors' Week Celebration of Strathcona County.

Lewis Estates and Wildrose

These two communities joined the festivities at the "Older, Bolder, Better" event in West Edmonton. While photos are yet to come, we know they had a fantastic time!

Optima Living is more than just senior living - we're a hub of activity and connection. Seniors' Week was just a glimpse into the exciting, everyday lives our residents enjoy. We offer a hub of activity and connection, with overflowing social calendars, a welcoming atmosphere to build lasting friendships, beautiful surroundings with modern suited, and a dedicated staff passionate about creating a fulfilling lifestyle for everyday resident. Imagine yourself living this vibrant life!

If you're ready to discover the joys of retirement living, we warmly invite you to explore everything Optima Living has to offer. Contact us today to schedule a tour and see firsthand why our communities are the perfect place to call home.