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Kendal’s Molly Kavanaugh Receives Excellence in Communications Award

  On September 15, 2017, Molly Kavanaugh of Kendal at Oberlin was awarded the Excellence in Communications Award by LeadingAge Ohio. The award was presented during the LeadingAge Ohio Awards…

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Kendal Collects 2017: Resident Stories About Art

“Kendal Collects” is a biennial art show at Kendal at Oberlin, alternating each summer with “Kendal Creates.” The 2017 exhibit of runs through August 13, and features over 80 cherished…

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Arbor Day 2017: A Memorial Tree Grows in Oberlin

As part of the 2017 Arbor Day celebration, The John Bartram Arboretum at Kendal at Oberlin, in partnership with the City of Oberlin, took part in a Memorial Tree planting…

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How to Grow an Urban Arboretum

The John Bartram Arboretum at Kendal at Oberlin’s second annual Arbor Day celebration was a day of education, with Alan Siewert, Ohio Department of Natural Resources Regional Urban Forester.

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The Care and Feeding of an Arboretum

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…

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R Baznik Portrait

Photography by Richard Baznik at Kendal at Oberlin

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…

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Eckstein Iris portrait

Artist Sheila Eckstein Exhibits at Kendal Gallery

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…

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

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…

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Marvin Krislov portrait

Oberlin College and Kendal: An Enriching Relationship

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…

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