Residents Receive Arts and Writing Awards

Jun 10, 2015

LeadingAge Ohio Arts and Writing Resident Forum held its annual regional competition for residents of not-for-profit retirement communities in northeast Ohio on June 4th.  Kendal at Oberlin is assigned to the region serving greater Cleveland, arguably filled with more sophisticated arts and writing talents than the rest of Ohio. Again this year,

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Kendal Honored by Lorain County JVS

May 21, 2015

Kendal at Oberlin has been honored by Lorain County JVS, with the designation of “1st Place in the Workplace,” for their commitment to the workforce of Lorain County.  The presentation was made by JVS Superintendent, Dr. Glenn Faircloth to Barbara Thomas, CEO Kendal at Oberlin.  Present were Kendal and JVS staff and students.

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High School Graduates Recall Time at Kendal

May 19, 2015

Every year Kendal at Oberlin honors its student staff members, who work in Dining Services, and are graduating from local high schools.  Ann Pilisy, Dining Room/ Catering Manager arranges a reception for Kendal residents and staff to thank each student for their service and wish them well as they move to the next stage of […]

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Kendal to Host Intergenerational Webcast May 28

May 15, 2015

Old and Young in 5 Cities to discuss White House Conference on Aging Key Issues On May 28, Kendal is partnering with its local PBS-TV station to webcast live, intergenerational discussions about the four themes of the upcoming White House Conference on Aging: retirement security, healthy aging, long-term services and supports, and elder justice. In […]

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Leadership Development Scholarship Created

Mar 19, 2015

The Kendal Northern Ohio Board Dinner is the annual event in which board members of Kendal at Oberlin, Kendal at Home, Senior Independence, and Kendal Northern Ohio who have completed serving their terms are honored, and all board members from these boards are thanked for their service.  Ed Miller, Kendal at Oberlin board chair, surprised Barbara […]

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Photographer Robert Studzinski Exhibits at Kendal Gallery

Mar 18, 2015

On Wednesday, March 18th “Eyewitness on a Path Less Taken” an exhibit of the works of photographer, Robert Studzinski, opened in the Kendal Gallery.  The show runs through May 17, 2015. Robert Studzinski has spent more than thirty years in the wilds documenting the cultural past, alive in the present.

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Opera Comes to Kendal – “Strawberry Fields” Forever!

Jan 29, 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

Sep 02, 2014

Coming to Kendal at Oberlin is Bette Davis as you never knew her.

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“Age of Adventure” Exhibit at Kendal Gallery

Aug 20, 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.

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Kendal Residents Appreciate Oberlin’s History

Jul 30, 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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