Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • The hustle and bustle of the holiday season has past, and the New Year is upon us. If your resolutions included improving your hearing, Integrity Hearing Solutions VIA Willow Valley, Willow Valley Communities’ in-house audiology practice is a smart and convenient choice. Located on Willow Valley Communities’ campus, better hearing is closer and easier than […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • The hustle and bustle of the holiday season has past, and the New Year is upon us. If your resolutions included improving your hearing, Integrity Hearing Services VIA Willow Valley, Willow Valley Communities’ in-house audiology practice is a smart and convenient choice. Located on Willow Valley Communities’ campus, better hearing is closer and easier than […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • So you’re thinking about selling your house; that’s great! No matter how long you have lived in your home, the process can be daunting – not to mention the looming questions of “How long will it take?” and “How much can I get for my home on the market?” There are many factors that affect the […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • Violin sensation Rachel Barton Pine will speak at our Cultural Center Theater at Willow Valley Communities on Friday, January 12 at 2:00 p.m. Rachel will share the musical history behind pieces that she will be performing the following day in a concert with the Lancaster Symphony Orchestra. She’ll perform excerpts and take questions from the audience […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • Our new luxury apartment residence, The Vistas and the new events venue, Chautauqua Hall, both located on the Manor Campus, have won First Place in a national competition in the Independent Living category.  More than 80 communities nationwide submitted their new construction and renovation projects for consideration in 11 categories in the 2017 Senior Housing […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • The winter holidays are the perfect time to enjoy family, friends, delicious food, and good coffee. Megan, our Coffee Shop and Retail Supervisor, recently presented a wonderful Coffee Culture 101 seminar for residents. She featured a variety of dishes that contain coffee as one of the ingredients. Megan was kind enough to share her recipes, […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • On December 7, 1941, Japanese planes attacked the United States Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, killing more than 2,300 Americans. The following day, in an address to a joint session of Congress, President Franklin Roosevelt called December 7, 1941 “a date which will live in infamy.” Congress then declared War on Japan, which ushered the United States […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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2017 Holiday Home Tour

  • Be inspired for the holidays and learn more about our communities at our 2017 Holiday Home Tour on Thursday, December 14. Our self-guided tour begins at the Cultural Center Upper Level and is sure to spark holiday cheer.  You’ll see a variety of residences and amenities on our Lakes Campus decorated for the season. One of […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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Cornhole for a Cause

  • Willow Valley Communities raised $7,000 in a cornhole tournament, to benefit the School District of Lancaster. The funds raised will be available to assist graduating seniors in their quest to further their education. The check was presented by John G. Swanson, CEO of Willow Valley Communities, to Dr. Damaris Rau, Superintendent of the School District […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • Congratulations to Willow Valley Communities resident Ross Fairweather. Ross was in the spotlight this week as 1 of 8 recipients of WGAL’s and PCESU’s prestigious 8 Who Care Award. She was honored for her extraordinary commitment to the children of Carter & MacRae Elementary School in the School District of Lancaster. Ross organizes Willow Valley Communities […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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Our Newest Dog Park

  • On Monday, November 13 at 3:30 p.m., in a special dedication ceremony at the park on the Lakes Campus, we will unveil a new dog park honoring the memory of a much loved resident dog. This dog park is named for Balti, a beautiful Siberian Husky, who was owned by Willow Valley residents Red and […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • We can’t promise that you won’t FALL in love with these buttery Shortbread Cookies from Megan, of our Market Place Café at Lakes and The Overlook Artisanal Coffee House and Wine Bar in our North Community. They are spectacular for the autumn season and they taste divine; sinfully buttery and delectably tender. Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • Since 1996, Details has been a downtown Lancaster gift boutique for cards, gifts, home accents, specialized printing, one-of-a-kind work from local artisans, and many other items made in the USA. Details has beautiful home décor items including unique pillows or throws and other items to help make over any room. A wide variety of frames, […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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Open House Tour

  • Lancaster County has always been a popular retirement destination thanks to the low cost of living, beautiful scenery, great arts and entertainment, vibrant downtown and high quality health care. But a recent U.S. News & World Report placed Lancaster second in the nation in its ranking of the 2018 Best Places to Retire in the […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • An amazing example of a Life Lived Forward, Willow Valley Communities’ resident Dale Johnson is riding a bike across  the country for a cause and helping people along the way. We asked him to slow down just long enough to fill us in on his current adventure. Dale is now at the halfway point on […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • We are excited to announce that Lancaster, Pennsylvania was named #2 on the list of best places to retire. That’s according to US News and World Report which recently released rankings of the best places to retire in the nation.  Lancaster is steeped in history with “many historic sites including Wheatland, home of the 15th […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • Can you keep it healthy at the tailgate party or football-watching bash? Yes! Football season is back! And the return of America’s most popular sport means the return of many beloved traditions – including lots of fried and fatty meats washed down with calorie-laden drinks. But just because it’s football season doesn’t mean you have […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • When Peggy Thomas meets someone new, one of the first things she shares is her love for the ukulele. It was 1949 and Peggy was spending summer at home after her first year at college. Her father taught Peggy how to play the ukulele that year. Peggy was always musical and always loved to sing, […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • One of the hallmarks of Willow Valley Communities’ residents is their generosity. In 2017, this generosity manifested in $77,100 awarded in 46 scholarships for higher education through our Team Member Education Fund. The Willow Valley Team Member Education Fund and committee were created in 2008, with a mission to provide financial support in the form […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • Music is key for learning STEM skills, but it is also the key to happiness, as I witnessed the other day. I had the opportunity to accompany Music Mentor Ginny Young to Carter and MacRae Elementary School for a photoshoot with some students.  Music teacher Matt Pavelko arranged for 5th grader Devon to stay late […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • We were recently honored to be named Lancaster’s favorite Senior Living Community and a favorite Personal Care Community in Lancaster Newspaper’s Readers’ Choice 2017. We thank you and are grateful to everyone who voted for us. For over 30 years, Willow  Valley Communities has been helping seniors pursue exceptional lives. Our mission is to inspire […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • It’s the end of August and once again time for schools to re-open. In the spirit of giving back to our community, Willow Valley Communities is helping to ensure that each child will have what they need in the way of footwear. This is the 7th year that our Willow Valley Communities Outreach Committee, a joint […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • Reflections on the many rolls of one prominent Willow Valley Resident. Haddon W. Robinson, Ph.D., is a resident of Willow Valley Communities, but his influence is felt worldwide as he is a well-known and well-respected preacher, teacher, author and communicator of God’s Word. When he was just a teenager, Robinson wrote in his journal, “I […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • As part of The Vietnam Project, Willow Valley Communities is excited to host a one hour premiere of The Vietnam War, a film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick The public is invited on August 16 at 5:30 pm to attend the screening of this landmark film at our Cultural Center Theater, 900 Willow Valley […]

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • WGAL News8 coverage of Willow Valley resident Janet Rushmere's impressive cross-country swim. Janet Rushmere began swimming at the age of five. Her father was a swim coach at the University of Delaware and encouraged her to swim. She loved to swim in the ocean. She then swam competitively on a team for around 30 years. At some point she gave up the sport. Around three years ago she moved into Wil...

Willow Valley Communities
Willow Valley Communities
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  • WPMT Fox43 coverage of Willow Valley resident Janet Rushmere's impressive cross-country swim. Janet Rushmere began swimming at the age of five. Her father was a swim coach at the University of Delaware and encouraged her to swim. She loved to swim in the ocean. She then swam competitively on a team for around 30 years. At some point she gave up the sport. Around three years ago she moved into Wi...

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