The Care and Feeding of an Arboretum

Apr 17, 2017

The John Bartram Arboretum at Kendal at Oberlin is in its infancy, and as such the resident driven Arboretum Committee is responsible for decisions concerning its care.  A number of committee members are well-versed in the care of trees and plant life, but are looking to professionals for advice in this relatively new venture.

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Photography by Richard Baznik at Kendal at Oberlin

Apr 04, 2017

Currently showing in the Friends Gallery at Kendal at Oberlin is a retrospective show, As I See It, the works of Richard Baznik from the past quarter century. During most of that time he chose to concentrate on black and white images, producing them using film and wet-chemistry processes that are now seldom used. Almost […]

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Artist Sheila Eckstein Exhibits at Kendal Gallery

Mar 28, 2017

Recently opened in the Kendal Gallery, are the works of watercolorist Sheila Eckstein.  An artist reception is scheduled for Friday, April 7th at 4:30 PM in the Kendal at Oberlin Lounge.  The show runs through May 15th.

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Standard & Poor’s Affirms Kendal at Oberlin’s ‘A-‘ Rating

Mar 09, 2017

Kendal at Oberlin recently received their 2016 Standard and Poor’s Ratings from S & P Global. Kendal has maintained an ‘A-‘ rating since 2013. Following are excerpts from the rating. Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services affirmed its ‘A-‘ long term rating on the Lorain County Port Authority, Ohio’s 2013A health care facilities revenue bonds, issued for […]

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Oberlin College and Kendal: An Enriching Relationship

Feb 20, 2017

At a recent gathering in Heiser Auditorium, a couple hundred Kendal residents and staff gave Oberlin College President Marvin Krislov a warm welcome, and a heartfelt send-off. After a decade at the helm, Krislov is leaving his post at the liberal arts college this summer. It was recently announced that he has been named president […]

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The John Bartram Arboretum at Kendal at Oberlin Awarded ArbNet Grant

Feb 02, 2017

In celebration of its fifth anniversary, ArbNet provides funding to The John Bartram Arboretum at Kendal at Oberlin and five other institutions in the United States and Mexico. 

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Leading Age Magazine Explores Ageism

Feb 01, 2017

LeadingAge is the professional organization representing not-for-profit aging services providers across the nation. The mission of LeadingAge: To be the trusted voice for aging in America. Its vision: An America freed from ageism. Its promise: Inspire. Serve. Advocate. The article below appears in the January/February 2017 issue of LeadingAge Magazine. LeadingAge asked members to tell where ageism can […]

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The John Bartram Arboretum at Kendal at Oberlin Thrives

Dec 22, 2016

2016 has been an amazing year of accomplishments for The John Bartram Arboretum at Kendal at Oberlin. It has been a place of making connections, learning and the diligent dedicated work of residents, staff and Oberlin College students.

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Photographer David Miraldi Exhibits at Kendal

Dec 12, 2016

Currently on exhibit, in the Friends Gallery at Kendal at Oberlin, are the works of photographer David Miraldi.  An artist reception is held on Tuesday, January 10th at 2:30PM at Kendal.  The show runs through February 6th.

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“Birds of all Feathers” Exhibit in Kendal’s Community Gallery

Dec 09, 2016

Opening on Friday, December 9th in the Community Gallery at Kendal at Oberlin, is an exhibit of the works of artist Bernadette Levine, who uses “Malke” as her professional name. The show includes pastel and Japanese ink drawings, titled “Birds of all Feathers”.

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