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MOUNTAIN VIEW NEWS
Volume 20, Issue 10
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MOUNTAIN VIEW NURSING HOME OF CARROLL COUNTY
November 2011
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November 19th
9:00 - 2:00
Come shop for Christmas!
There will be crafts, white elephant, baked goods, hot
meals and more!
Also for sale during the craft fair will be items such as
chairs, beds, night stands, air conditioners, etc. These
items can be viewed and purchase at the old nursing
home building.
Friends of Mountain View Fundraiser
Get your tickets now for this beautiful train made of twelve different
kinds of wood by Don Litchko. Tickets are $5, or 5 for $20 and will
be drawn just in time for Christmas on December 16th.
MT.VIEW NEWS
Photo Contest
Attention photographers of all levels of ability.
Mountain View is having a photo contest and is looking
for photos of scenery in Carroll County to be displayed in
our elevator lobbies.
If you are interested in participating please contact Susan
LeClair for more details.
Friends of Mountain View ~ Donations
Thank you for your continued support of our Home. This is a list of all gifts received from August through September 2011.
Fenton & Jennette Hodge
Pierro Legendre
Mark & Joyce Lee
June Lindley
Robert Gould
Mr. & Mrs. Chip Albee
Sandi McKenzie
Strogens HVAC
Jacqueline Irving
Mr. & Mrs. Don Litchko
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Mr. & Mrs. Fullerton
EGA
Wendy Hatton
Arthur Glidden
Richard Fortier
Chris Triconi
James Martin
Patricia Cain
Gary Knight
Dorothy Schafer
Elaine Goodwin
Robert Bridgham
Cyberton
Mirror Lake Church
Richard Rollins
The First Christian Church of Freedom
Marcella Ratliff
Rusty Chase
Susan Wiley
Dorothy Solomon
Betsey Patten
John Knox
Sue Schultz
Joan LeClair
Gary Guertin
Linda Fowers
Kathleen Garry
Doris Stout
David Knox
Susan Demeritt
Diane Guerriere
MT.VIEW NEWS
Please call the Front Office to make reservations ~ (603) 539-7511
Cost is $8 for adults, $4 for ages 12-adult, under 12 is free.
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MT.VIEW NEWS
Bereavement Support Groups
Mid-October—November 2011 in Wolfeboro NH
January—February 2012 in Laconia and Center Harbor NH
Each group consists of a series of 1 1/2 hour meetings held for 6 weeks.
The purpose of the Support Group is to give people the opportunity to learn about the
grief process, discuss their own particular ways of copying with loss, and to gain the
support of others in safe and caring ways. Although grief is a unique experience through
which each person finds his or her own way, there are common threads we all share when
facing this experience.
Pre-Registration is Required
For more information or to register for a group contact
Shirley Marcroft, Bereavement Coordinator
603-569-2729 or 603-524-8444
Email: [email protected]
Festival of Trees
Mountain View Community will again be represented in “The Festival of Trees”. The festival is held at the Wright Museum in Wolfeboro and is open to the public on Saturdays,
December 10th and 17th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
and Sundays, December 11th and 18th from 12
p.m. to3 p.m. Please be sure to come and
check it out!
More information can be found on the website:
http://wolfeborofestivaloftrees.com/home.php
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MT.VIEW NEWS
Donations Needed
We are still in need your help! Now that we are all settling in, we are
anxious to start doing some baking with the residents in our new
kitchens. The cupboards are bare! We are looking for baking wares.
You could donate gently used ones or purchase new. We ask that before doing so, you either call or stop by the front desk and talk to
Lisa. She will be able to tell you specifically what is needed and how
many. This will help us ensure that everyone doesn’t all donate the
same item.
In Loving Memory
Barbara Marchant
Ethel Allen
Ruth Struss
Henry Wagenfeld
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Mountain View Community
Upcoming Events
November
Spiritual Programs:
Happy November
Birthday to
Residents
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Carolyn Pickering
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Lorraine Sullivan
Non‐denominational Services every Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Mount Washington Valley Room, 1st floor Catholic Service – Friday, November 4th at 10:00 a.m. Episcopal Service – Friday, November, 25th at 10:15 a.m. Hymn Sing – Center Effingham Baptist Church – Tuesday, November 29th at 10:00 a.m. Peter Ole` performs – Friday, November 4th at 2 p.m.
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Gertrude Dale
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Lloyd Hodge
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Eleanor Tyler
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Blanche Grant
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Robert Webbe
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Myrna Laganas
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Evelyn Perry
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Scott Andrews performs Tuesday, November 8th at 2 p.m.
Birthday Party with Peter Ole` - Tuesday, November 22nd
at 2 p.m.
Annual Craft Fair – Saturday, November 19th from 9 a.m.
to 2 p.m.
Resident Council Meeting – Wednesday, November 30th at
10 a.m.
Bingo is held every Monday and Saturday at 2 p.m. and
Wednesdays at 3 p.m.
We now have 4 separate recreation schedules; one for every
neighborhood. Please see anyone in recreation if you would
like a copy for your neighborhood.
FLU SEASON IS FAST APPROACHING
Protect Our Residents
Protect Yourself
Protect Your Families
Get Your FLU Shot!!
The flu is a contagious respiratory illness
caused by influenza viruses. It can cause
mild to severe illness. The main way that
influenza viruses are thought to spread is
from person-to-person in respiratory droplets of coughs and sneezes. Be sure to
continue proper hand washing and cover
up when you cough and/or sneeze.
As a reminder to all of our wonderful families and visitors…..
PLEASE DO NOT VISIT IF YOU ARE SICK
Our residents have a higher risk of getting the flu so we ask for your
cooperation with this matter.
Thank You Patti Cain RN, Infection Control
Do you have any leftover
Christmas cards from years
gone by that you are willing
to donate?
We would love to have them
to use for resident activities.
Cards can be dropped off at
the Front Office.
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MT.VIEW NEWS
Congratulations Carroll County!
Seven county employees brought home awards from the New Hampshire Association of
Counties Annual Conference.
Pictured from left top to bottom: Sandi McKenzie, David Sorensen, Lisa Howard, Will
Dewitt, Jerry Gagne. Pictured on right: David Meyers & Ian Phillips.
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MT.VIEW NEWS
Employee News
Dave Green was married Saturday October 29th in a festive Halloween themed ceremony.
Barbara Woodburn’s daughter, Shelby is expecting her first child, this will be Barbara’s
first grandchild. Twins run in the family…...
HAPPY NOVEMBER ANNIVERSARY
19 Years
Gloria Lane, Recreation
8 Years
Sheila Taylor, Charge Nurse
14 Years
Kristal Noble, MNA
6 Years
Linda Smith, Non-Certified Aide
13 Years
Lisa Howard, AP/Purchasing
3 Years
Joanne Hall, LNA
12 Years
Diane Eldridge, LNA
2 Years
Julia Ritchie, Charge Nurse
10 Years
Sherri Williams, Non-Certified Aide
1 Year
Tina Drouin, Charge Nurse
Tupperware Party!
November 20th
2:00 p.m.
Mount Washington Valley Room
Sponsored by the Resident Council
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MT.VIEW NEWS
Thursday, December 1, 2011
6:00 - 7:30 pm
It Starts with Communication
Thursday, December 8, 2011
6:00 - 7:30 pm
Understanding Behaviors
The following programs will be held at
Mountain View Community
Mount Washington Valley Room
93 Water Village Road
Ossipee, NH 03864
This program is free and open to the
public. Group size is limited, preregistrationis necessary. To register,
please call 603.606.6590
A light supper will be provided
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MT.VIEW NEWS
Woman’s Bible Study
Starting November 14th the Woman’s Bible study will be looking at the book of Revelations
written by the apostle John. Revelations is a warning to Christian who have grown apathetic
and an encouragement to those who are faithfully enduring the struggles in this world. It reassures us that good will triumph over evil, gives us hope as we face difficult times, and gives
guidance when we are wavering in our faith. Christ’s message to the church is a message of
hope for all believers in every generation.
Please join us Mondays in the multi-purpose room at 3:30. If you would like to change the
day and time we can discuss it.
Hope to see you there.
Renee
Help Needed….
We are looking for volunteers to help us make some new
clothing protectors for our residents.
If you have some time available to assist with this project
please contact Sandi McKenzie.
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MT.VIEW NEWS
Veterans were recognized and given flags during a ceremony at
Mountain View on November 11th.
MOUNTAIN VIEW NURSING HOME
OF CARROLL COUNTY
10 COUNTY FARM ROAD
OSSIPEE, NEW HAMPSHIRE 03864
TEL. 1-603-539-7511
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