Monthly Archive February 2012

When the Saints Go Marching In

Written by Cindy DeLuca, Activity DirectorFebruary 21, 2012                           Every year St. Joseph’s Home is transformed into New Orleans as we celebrate Mardi Gras with music, decorations, beads, masks, and a star-studded Residential Royal Court. Our Residents know to “bead” there for a Read more…

Happy Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2012 The Hersey High School Love Bus made its annual stop at St. Joseph’s Home, bringing a busload of students, talent and love! From the cheerleaders and their heart shaped, pompom performance, to the Orchesis dance group to the Show Choir, to the Baseball team, our Residents were entertained throughout the morning. The Read more…

“Stand up and go; your faith has saved you,”

February 11, 2012 This was Pope Benedict XVI’s message for the Twentieth World Day of the Sick which we celebrated on February 11th.  He encouraged the “suffering always to find a safe anchor in faith, nourished by listening to the Word of God, by personal prayer and by the sacraments…” As he continued, these words Read more…

Amazing Grace Gala March 4

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新年好 – Happy Chinese New Year

There is one day of the year that Residents and staff at St. Joseph’s Home can eat with chopsticks, get their fortune read through a message in a cookie, and get a visit from a friendly dragon! It’s Chinese New Year!  On Monday, January 23, St. Joseph’s Home celebrated Chinese New Year.  Residents ate a Read more…