“Do a little big thing” during Alzheimer’s Week

All of us can “do a little big thing” to work toward a world free of Alzheimer’ Disease, said Carrie Mueller, Director of Outreach and communications for the Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter, during an Alzheimer’s Awareness Week kickoff event at Bethany Village on Monday, Sept. 23. More than 100 purple-clad residents and staff gathered […]

Exercise at 101: Joe’s daily way of life

At 101, Joe Wanner doesn’t miss a day of exercise. See Joe’s workout video. He takes a daily one-mile walk inside Bethany Village.  He goes to the retirement community’s Fitness Center three afternoons a week to do a half-hour workout on the step machine and then upper body exercises. He does all that after his 40-minute routine […]

Enjoy summer concerts with Bethany Village and Graceworks at Home

Stop at our table when you are enjoying upcoming concerts in the 2013 Centerville Summer Concert Series. Bethany Village and Graceworks at Home are proud to serve as platinum sponsors for the series, presented by the Centerville Arts Commission. Aug. 18, 7 p.m.: The hometown Centerville Community Band plays every type of music from jazz […]

Graceworks Golf Outing raises more than $47,000

More golfers participated and more money was raised than ever before through the 15th Annual Graceworks Golf Outing, held July 19, 2013 at the Golf Club at Yankee Trace. A total of 123 golfers participated and more than $47,000 was raised in order to benefit Graceworks Lutheran Services, based in Centerville, Ohio. Click here or click on […]

A Summer Carnival of fun at Bethany Village

Residents, staff and families enjoyed a summer carnival at Bethany Village on June 29, with games, animals, food and fun both outside and inside the Bethany Village retirement community in Centerville, Ohio. View a slideshow of some of the fun by clicking here or on the photo below!

Bethany Village unveils new therapy spaces on June 27

Bethany Village has more than doubled its Therapy Services space to meet current and future demand. Guests toured the new spaces during a June 27 open house in the retirement community in Centerville, Ohio. Click on the slide show below for photos (then “show info” for detailed captions). The expansion involved expanding a physical therapy space and […]

Bethany chef is a master of yummy treats: takes a medal in 2013 Banana Split Festival

Chef Eric Williams of Bethany Village took home the second-place medal in the 2013 Banana Split Festival on June 8 with the yummy treat in the photo below. The Banana Split Festival celebrates the invention of the banana split in a Wilmington, Ohio, drug store in 1907. The festival invites some of the area’s best […]

Breakfast with Dad: Fathers are special at Bethany Village

Frank Armstrong has nine children and yet, “Dad made us all feel special,” said Gindy Schneller. So she joined her sister and several other families at Bethany Village Saturday for a breakfast to honor their fathers. Families reflected on what it means to be a father. Bill Clark said he feels privileged when his children […]