General Information

Schooner Estates June Activity Calendar

June 2011 Schooner activity calendar [pdf 199 kb]

This Month At Schooner

Ice Cream Socials are back every Monday afternoon at 3:00 in the Camden Living Room.

The Father’s Day Photo will be taken June 8th @ 4:00 P.M. in the Courtyard.

This Season’s First Lobster Bake is on June 10th @ 12:00 P.M. on the Res Care Patio.

BBQ time is back!!!! – June 15th @ 11:30 in the Courtyard.

Jackie’s Dancers will be here June 15th @ 2:30 in the Village Green.

June 16th Charles Plummer will portray General Chamberlain in the Tenant’s Harbor Room at 2:30 P.M.

June 23rd Jerry Wiles will be in the Tenant’s Harbor Room @ 2:30 with another amazing slide show.

June 28th is Dollar Dog Night on the Camden Patio @ 5:00 P.M.

Special Events For May

May 2011 Special Events [pdf 96 kb]

Happening in May 2011

Sweet Harmonies

Sunday May 1st at 4:00 in the Village Green – Dube Trio

Monday May 2nd at 11:00 in the Village Green – Sandy Nesbit

Wednesday May 4th at 10:45 in the Village Green – Jubilees

Thursday May 5th at 2:30 in the Village Green – Barry Wood

Sunday May 8th at 4:00 in the Village Green – Gus Turbide

Thursday May 12th at 2:30 in the Camden Living Room – Phil House

Friday May 13th at 10:30 in the Village Green – Jon Whitmore

Sunday May 15th at 4:00 in the Camden Living Room – Roger Renaud

Monday May 16th at 4:00 in the Village Green – Church Belles

Sunday May 22nd at 4:00 in the Village Green – Steve Hildonen

Monday May 23rd at 6:15 in the Village Green – The Dunnemans

Thursday May 26th at 2:30 in the Village Green – Sandy Haskell

Friday May 27th at 10:30 in the Village Green – Jon Whitmore

Sunday May 29th at 4:00 in the Village Green – Randy Lindsey

The Dinner Bell

Wednesday May 4th at 8:00 – Breakfast Out at the Railroad Cafe’

Wednesday May 11th at 11:30 – Lunch Out at Wei Lei

Thursday May 19th at 5:00 – Lobster Rolls from Mac’s Seafood

Wednesday May 25th at 9:45 – Lunch Out at Ken’s Place

Schooner Exclusives

Thursday May 5th at 9:00 – The Iris Network

Friday May 6th at 10:45 – The Japan Disaster Slideshow

Thursday May 12th at 10:00 – Grief Support Group

Wednesday May 18th at 10:45 – Mt. Rainier National Park Video

Tuesday May 24th at 6:15 – Art Masterpieces

Off Campus Fun

Friday May 6th at 2:15 – Mystery Ride

Friday May 13th at 1:15 – Sawyer Memorial Van

“New Realm” Rock and Bluegrass Trio

Friday May 27th at 1:15 – Sawyer Memorial Van

“Taylor’s Grove” Old Fashioned Music

Schooner Estates May Activity Calendar

May 2011 Schooner activity calendar [pdf 181 kb]

This Month at Schooner

The Iris Network, an agency for visual impairment, will be here to discuss various topics relating to vision loss.

A Photo Gallery of the recent disaster in Japan.

“Reader’s Theater” is Back.

Bereavement / Grief and Other Losses by Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice Bereavement Staff.

Schooner Open House – May 14th.

Art Historian Cynthia Lee Peer will present a history of the Great Masterpieces.

The Schooner Flash

Schooner newsletter May 2011 [pdf 1109 kb]

In The May Issue

Schooner Open House – Saturday May 14th 10:00 – 3:00

Tours will be departing every 30 minutes.  You can talk with current residents, enjoy the Chowder or Ice Cream Buffet from our kitchen, learn about our transportation, partake in our free blood pressure clinic, and even win door prizes.

Who’s New in the Neighborhood

Welcome Robert Davis, Ruth Hunter, and Noella Soucy

Happy 105th Birthday

Florence Dinsmore celebrated 105 on April 2nd

Mother’s Day Photos

The annual Mother’s Day Photos were taken on April 26th

Schooner Garden Plots

Remember to plant in your garden plots Memorial Weekend

Art Appreciation

Jim Dunn is giving painting classes on every other Wednesday right here at Schooner

Employee of the Month

Congratulations go out to Kelly Pelletier April’s Employee of the Month

Special Events for April

April 2011 Special Events [PDF 72 kb]


Music to Our Ears

Monday April 4th at 11:00 A.M. in the Village Green – Sandy Nesbit – live music.

Wednesday April 6th at 10:45 A.M. in the Village Green – Dave Fisher – live music.

Thursday April 7th at 2:30 P.M. in the Village Green – Barry Wood – country music.

Saturday April 16th at 6:30 P.M. in the Castine Living Room – Sing-a-Long with Terry Gendron and Jon Whitmore – piano and organ duets.

Monday April 18th at 10:45 A.M. in the Village Green – Bill Lake.

Tuesday April 21st at 3:00 P.M. in the Camden Living Room – Dave Stone pianist.

Good Eats

Wednesday April 6th-Breakfast Out to Tim Horton’s-Van leaves at 8:15 A.M.

Wednesday April 13th – Lunch Out to Dubois Cafe – Van leaves at 11:00 A.M.

Wednesday April 27th – Lunch Out to Cole Farms – Van leaves at 10:45 A.M.

Exciting Things to Attend Offsite

Tuesday April 5th at 1:30 P.M. – Catch a ride to the Auburn Public Library..

Friday April 8th at 1:00 P.M. – Sawyer Memorial’s First Show of the Season..

Saturday April 23rd at 1:30 P.M. – East Auburn Baptist Church’s “Easter Event”  The Passion of Christ on stage – Sign up early for a spot on the van.

Friday April 29th at 1:00 P.M. – Sawyer Memorial “Inside the Tuscan Hills”.

Only at Schooner this Month

Thursday April 14th at 10:00 A.M. – Allen Mitchell, resident of Schooner, will present a slide show of famous Cathedrals in the Tenant’s Harbor Room.

Wednesday April 20th at 2:15 P.M. – Video – “The Promise” in the Theater Room..

Monday April 25th – Donations to Goodwill – drop off your items in the Tenant’s Harbor Room.

Tuesday April 26th at 2:30 P.M. – Mike Perry will present a slide show of beautiful Vermont in the Tenant’s Harbor Room.

Thursday April 28th at 2:15 P.M. – Watch a video featuring Bryce Canyon and Zion National Park in the Theater Room.


The Schooner Flash

Schooner newsletter April 2011 [PDF 1190 kb]

In April’s Issue

Mardi Gras Review

Kings and Queens were crowned.

The Parade brought smiles to everyone.

Mmmm……….The Food!

The Schooner Store

Remember – if you forgot anything the store is in the Village Green of Castine House.

Sawyer Memorial

The 2011 Season begins April 8th – The shuttle leaves at 1:00 for the 2:00 show.  Sign up early to reserve your spot.

Who’s New in the Neighborhood

Ray Berendoff, Roland and Arlene Martin, and Clemence Moreau- Welcome!

Schooner Art Event

Artist Jim Dunn was here for a painting demonstration.  He Eis also available for lessons here at Schooner.

Employee Of The Month

Congratulations Rick Pepin.  Rick works in the Maintenance Department here at Schooner and is March’s Employee of the Month.  Well Done Rick!

Senior College

Class Begins

It’s that time again, Charles W. Plummer, instructor for both L/A and Mid-coast Senior College, will be teaching an eight week course in the Spring at Schooner.  The course will run from March 22nd – May 10th.  He will be hosting “Psychology and Human Behavior”.  Course brochures are available.  The course is filling up fast so please call 784-2900 for seating availability.