Opera Comes to Kendal – “Strawberry Fields” Forever!

29 Jan, 2015

It’s not unusual for Oberlin Conservatory faculty and students to stage an opera. But this time, they did so with “a little help from some friends!” Bringing together Oberlin Conservatory of Music voice students, and residents of nearby Kendal at Oberlin, a retirement community, for a production of “Strawberry Fields,” a one act opera, is […]

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At Kendal…Bette Davis On The Edge

02 Sep, 2014

Coming to Kendal at Oberlin is Bette Davis as you never knew her.  Bette Davis On the Edge, written and performed by Christine St. John, directed by Jane Drake Brody and produced by Duane Thompson, is coming live to Kendal’s Heiser Auditorium on Saturday, October 4, 7:15 PM. A reception in the Heiser Lounge will follow the performance, with an opportunity […]

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“Age of Adventure” Exhibit at Kendal Gallery

20 Aug, 2014

The solo show, “The Age of Adventure,” opened in the Kendal Gallery on August 20th and runs through October 6th, with painted portraits of the “retired and inspired” by artist, Judy Takacs, a winner of seven “Best of Shows” in the past three years. The single identifying feature of anyone is their unique face. Judy […]

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Kendal Residents Appreciate Oberlin’s History

30 Jul, 2014

Our friends at the Oberlin Heritage Center are here often, as the Kendal auditorium is frequently the site for their presentations about the history of our region. And many Kendal residents are members of OHC, helping them continue their mission, “to preserve and share Oberlin’s unique heritage and to make our community a better place […]

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Kendal Residents Interviewed for New York Times Article

07 Apr, 2014

Larry and Arlene Dunn chose to move to Kendal at Oberlin in large part because of their love for music. The community’s proximity to Oberlin College and the Oberlin Conservatory was an important consideration. Add to that the friends they made at Kendal through a number of exploratory visits, and here they are. They are […]

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Iris Krasnow Discusses “Sex After…” at Kendal

01 Apr, 2014

Iris Krasnow is the bestselling author of “Surrendering to Yourself,” “Surrendering to Marriage,” “Surrendering to Motherhood,” “The Secret Lives of Wives” and “I am My Mother’s Daughter.” She’ll speak at Kendal at Oberlin on her latest provocative bestseller, “Sex After…” on Friday, April 25 at 7:15 p.m. in the Heiser Auditorium at Kendal at Oberlin. The title […]

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Kendal Early Learning Center is Awarded Five Star Rating

17 Mar, 2014

The Kendal Early Learning Center (KELC), located within the walls of Kendal at Oberlin, has always received rave reviews from parents, volunteers and visitors. Now The State of Ohio has awarded the program a Five Star Rating for meeting the standards established by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services and the Ohio Department […]

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Kendal at Oberlin Hosts Delegation from Japan

19 Mar, 2014

On Wednesday, March 19th, Kendal at Oberlin, along with representatives of Kendal at Home, hosted a delegation from Japan representing the Mitsubishi Research Institute (MRI), a leading think-tank in that country. They are part of the Platinum Society, an association of members within MRI that promote social innovation by addressing 3 major concerns in Japan. […]

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Kendal in the News – New York Times, March 13

13 Mar, 2014

Kendal at Oberlin is an affiliate of The Kendal Corporation, a nationally known provider of quality services to older adults. Kendal has over 40 years of experience and is known as an industry leader in the senior living field. Kendal President & CEO John Diffey is quoted in a feature article in the March 13 issue […]

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Kendal’s Creative Arts Therapy Director Accepted to LeadingAge Ohio Leadership Academy

03 Feb, 2014

Michele Tarsitano-Amato, Director Creative Arts Therapy at Kendal at Oberlin, was recently accepted into the LeadingAge Ohio Leadership Academy, an innovative collaborative program beginning in February and running through August. The program is designed to develop the next generation of leaders in the senior services profession. The Leadership Academy class will attend four two-day sessions […]

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