Top 5 Blog Posts —July 13

Did you miss last week's most-read Changing Aging blog posts? Ecumen's online visitors found these articles most interesting:

VocalEssence Ensemble Singers Delight the Ecumen Bethany Community   
While in Alexandria, Minn., for the River Songs and Tales with Mark Twain Tour, members of The VocalEssence Ensemble Singers performed at Ecumen Bethany Community in the chapel — which the residents said never sounded so wonderful.

The Classic at Hillcrest Greens Senior Living Community Now Open in Altoona, Wisc.
The Classic at Hillcrest Greens in Altoona, Wisc., managed by Ecumen, is now open and new residents are starting to move in.

Ecumen Brooks in Owatonna Celebrates Its 15-Year Anniversary
Ecumen Brooks in Owatonna, an assisted living community, held its 15th anniversary celebration on June 11, 2015, with an open house timed perfectly to coincide with a pouring rain.  Still, the turnout was great.

Buzzfeed: 8 Uplifting Tales of Coping with Dementia
Eight very different people living with dementia detail their exceptional coping strategies, such as: "I exercise like an Olympian" and "I've become a more abstract painter." 

Sales Office Now Open for Zvago Glen Lake Co-op in Minnetonka
Zvago Glen Lake Cooperative, a new senior housing co-op planned for the north shore of Glen Lake in Minnetonka, has opened a sales office and showroom in walking distance from the site.

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