Monthly Archive November 2012

DONATE SALEABLE GOODS NOW FOR LITTLE SISTERS OF THE POOR FALL BAZAAR

The Association Jeanne Jugan (AJJ) is now accepting donations of saleable (gently-used or new) items for our annual Fall Bazaar. Last year, our “little family” of Little Sisters, Residents, AJJ members, employees and volunteers helped raised more than $10,000. With your help, we hope we can beat that goal. You can participate by donating items Read more…

AN ENRICHING MUSICAL EXPERIENCE FOR OUR RESIDENCE

There was laughter, toe tapping and joyful singing as soon as Washington Performing Arts Society’ (WPAS) visiting musician Bruce Hutton began to play his harmonica. He stopped playing just long enough to teach us the chorus of “Going Across the Mountain,” one of the many old time American folk songs he performs for us today. Read more…

Many Blessings in a Pumpkin Patch

  A dozen hearty souls from our little community set out on a big adventure to the pumpkin patch today intent on enjoying the lovely fall weather and fresh air. Though we did not run and climb on the giant critters and scarecrows made from hay, we did climb aboard a tractor-drawn hay wagon, which Read more…