Minnetonka Care Partner Education – 2/11

Join us at Cherrywood Pointe of Minnetonka for a Care Partner educational event presented by Megan Grunerud MS, OTR/L, Cherrywood Pointe’s Wellness Coordinator. Megan will lead an interactive session, where attendees will gain a better understanding of why people living with dementia do the things they do. Attendees will also learn the best way to Read More

Top 10 Estate Planning Do’s and Don’ts – 2/27

Join us on February 27 at Cherrywood Pointe of Plymouth for our next quarterly Cookies, Coffee & Conversation event featuring Mary Frances Price. This session will review actual case studies of estate plans to illustrate the top ten “do’s and don’ts” of Estate Planning. Topics covered will include Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney and Beneficiary Read More

Tonic: A Resiliency and Mind-Body Skills Series – 2/13-3/19

Tonic is a well-being series proven to reduce stress, increase self-esteem, and improve overall quality of life. Participants learn a variety of mind-body practices designed to promote a sense of calm, joy, connection, and inner strength. This FREE class is led by health professionals in the field of life coaching, health psychology, nursing, and more. Read More

Puppy Love: Leap Year Event – 2/29

They’re back by popular demand to help us celebrate the Month of Love and Leap Year! Join us at Cherrywood Pointe of Minnetonka for our Woodlands Memory Care February Friends & Family event featuring Valentine’s cookies, hot cocoa and leaping Corgis from the Corgi Racing Society! Our event is dementia-friendly and all are encouraged to Read More

Free Class on Health Care Directives – 3/3

Who would make decisions for you if you could not due to an injury or illness? What kind of care would you want? Do your loved ones and health care team know your choices? This class is for anyone who wants to create or update a Health Care Directive. Our trained facilitators from Fairview will Read More

Pancake Brunch Fundraiser in Plymouth – 3/29

Join us on at Cherrywood Pointe of Plymouth on Sunday, March 29 for a Pancake Brunch Fundraiser!   $10 per person – Proceeds go to Club Y.E.S. (Youth Extending Service), which is a youth service program for students attending Wayzata High School. It offers students a wide range of exciting opportunities for volunteer service: Interfaith Read More

Defensive Driving Refresher Course in Forest Lake – 4/9

Cherrywood Pointe of Forest Lake is hosting the Defensive Driving Refresher Course through the Forest Lake Area Schools Community Education program. If you have taken a state approved 8-hour Defensive Driving Course (55+) in the past, you can now renew your 10% three year car insurance discount by taking this four hour refresher course. There’s Read More

Matter of Balance – 4/2 – 5/21

About Matter of Balance: Matter of Balance works to reduce falls and reframe the fear of falling as something controllable. The program emphasizes practical strategies to prevent and manage falls. The group format provides an opportunity for people to learn from each other and to help each other manage the fear of falling. Participants use Read More

Roseville firefighters learn empathy with dementia simulations

In early May, our Outreach & Sales Director at Cherrywood Pointe of Roseville at Lexington, led Roseville firefighters through a dementia simulation to help them understand what it’s like living with symptoms of aging and dementia. This ‘walk in their shoes’ exercise helped to teach empathy and helped firefighters better serve the seniors they interact Read More