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Updates from Arthur’s!

Hello, there! We hope your summer has been enjoyable so far! We have quite a few updates for you: We are happy to announce our new Arthur’s White Pines Newsletter launching in July! This monthly email update will include the latest “What We’ve Been Doing” articles, including stories from the homes, events, resources, and announcements.…

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Lock and Lunch Cruise

Hello! What a lovely adventure we had today! Nora and I (Lauren, staff from Arthur’s) went on a “Lock and Lunch” cruise down the Mississippi River. We sat inside the boat cabin looking out at St. Paul then traveled down the river for a scenic tour. We learned the history of the river while enjoying…

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Linder’s Garden Center

Georgie and staff went to Linder’s Garden Center this morning, while there we walked around smelling flowers. Georgie was in a great mood talking a lot and laughing. She read a lot of the signs that we walked by as well. There was also a parrot that would say “hello” and Georgie talked back to it…

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Visit To The Guthrie

Hi Everyone, Today Georgie enjoyed a visit to the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis. She enjoyed a delicious meatloaf lunch on the 5th floor. After lunch, she enjoyed visiting the 9th floor observation area, where it was windows on all sides. Georgie enjoyed the views, but was cautious not to get too close to the windows-I…

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Crafts!

Good Afternoon! Georgie and I were in the mood to do some crafts. So we put our fingers to work and made some beautiful cards! Georgie was very interactive and helped pick out colors, designs, layouts, and putting glue on the paper. She thought the results were “pretty”. We had a lovely time together!

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Picnic at the park!

Hello all! Today Georgie and I enjoyed a beautiful day at the park! We packed a picnic of ham sandwiches, chips, apples, and iced tea before we left! We sat down by the lake while we enjoyed our meal. Georgie seemed to really enjoy looking over the water and watching all the dogs run by…

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Summer Stroll

Hi, Today was one of the nicest days yet of the summer (no humidity and about 65 degrees) and we decided to walk up to the park with Bob. Bob was calm and seemed to be relaxed throughout the walk and with flowers blooming hopefully enjoyed some of the smells of the walk. When we…

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Out For Coffee

Hello! Nora and I drove out for a cappuccino at Caribou Coffee today to celebrate the beautiful day. She got a slice of lemon poppyseed bread, which she enjoyed immensely and asked the staff at Caribou for the recipe (in response they winked and told her it was a secret, which she thought was hilarious).…

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Nora’s Outing

Hello! Nora and I went out for a drive today and stopped at Culvers for a cold treat. She enjoyed “people watching” at Culvers and getting out for a walk when it was sunny. Luckily we got back in before the temperature dropped. She had all kinds of questions about the car and the places…

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Uno & Chex Mix

Hello! Today Nora joined Georgie and me for a game of Uno. We had a lot of fun playing. Nora won one of the games and had a great time playing a few draw four’s and draw two’s. After playing Uno Nora and I made some Chex Mix for the house to enjoy. It was…

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An outing to Como

Hello all, Georgie and I had a great adventure today! We decided to go over to Como Park and look at the lake and possibly take a walk if we weren’t too cold. When we got there we discovered that the Democratic Town Hall meeting for our district was going on today so we peeked…

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Reading with Bob

Hello, Today Bob and I read from a book that my mother recommended to me and I thought Bob might enjoy. It is called Cutting for Stone. We read the beginning that told the story of a nun who is also a nurse who traveled from India to Africa on her first assignment. Bob seemed…

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