Social and Recreational Activities.
Forest Ridge Administrator Roger Call, volunteer award winner Frank Vigilanese, & Forest Ridge owner Bob Schleicher.
Lovely harp performance for our residents at FR.
So much fun watching Dennis Thornberry, aka Elvis put on a show!
We loved having artist Skip Moore play music for our residents!
Some of our residents enjoying Heritage Square in Cripple Creek!
Our Cripple Creek Adventure to Heritage Square!
Having a lunch outdoors, we love to be out and about, soaking up the sun
Getting ready for our donations for animals in the shelter, don't forget to donate!
TCRAS Donations getting bigger by the day
It was a great day at TCRAS!
Our resident's made some new friends!
Our resident's bonded with mans best friend.
The resident's lend a helping hand with the new mural
Everyone is excited and happy with the new mural!
The residents enjoyed a bright and sunny day at the Fossil Beds.
The Monument Creek Cankicker Band came and shared their musical talents.
Even our staff supported the cause for the Alzheimer's Walk.
Skip Moore shares his talents with the residents once again.
We have the wonderful honor of announcing that we have been voted one of America's Best Nursing Homes!
Events For February!
Tuesday Feb. 5th- Cooking with Claire will take place in Pine at 1:30PM
Thursday Feb. 14th- A grand performance by Skip Moore will be in Aspen at 2:30PM
Monday Feb. 18th- Let’s all enjoy a performance by Elvis at 2:00PM in Pine.
Tuesday Feb. 26th- Another Cooking with Claire will take place in Aspen at 1:30PM
At Forest Ridge we want to ensure each resident and/or guest has a fulfilling journey during their stay. Our trained experts have put an emphasis on creating a diverse range of multi-sensory activities to enjoy. Our dynamic array of programs provide opportunities for active and passive participation in a group, one-on-one, individual, and/or family setting. By promoting and engaging in the residents’ personal talents, interests, abilities, and needs our goal is to:
- Get active and moving
- Stimulate the senses
- Expand knowledge
- Reduce stress
- Provide comfort
- Give support
- Build relationships
- Have fun & stay sharp!
Call or email us today to learn more, or follow us here for a look at what Forest Ridge is up to next!
Jared Brady, Realist Painter
Jared Brady is a realist painter based in Woodland Park, Colorado. His love for the arts began with drawing and design in his younger years and transitioned into painting when he met a local oil painter and teacher, Ken Shanika. Working in his favorite medium, oil, Jared captures the beauty of the landscape and figures of the Rocky Mountains. Recently, he has begun to step out of his studio and paint en plein air.
Through the years, Judy has studied in Colorado Springs at Pikes Peak Community College with an emphasis in graphic art. She became interested in fine art and watercolor, studying at Cottonwood Center for the Arts, at the Bemis School of Art, at Fare Bella Studio & Gallery, and at the Business of Arts Center. She has shown her watercolors at various galleries in the Pikes Peak area, at the Pikes Peak Library District and the Rampart Library District.
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