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Our Activities Directors update our blog each week, so you can catch up on what’s been happening at Summerfield!

We would love to see you at Summerfield, in the meantime follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and read our blog to see what we’ve been up to:

October 19, 2016
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Cognasium Fun Hour w/Aspen Senior Care

Cognasium is Gymnasium for the brain! Our residents had such fun with Dinah who brought word games and puzzles that was great for stimulating the brain. […]
September 15, 2016
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Mother’s Day Tea

September 15, 2016
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Fashion show from The Time Gone By

The Fashion Show from “The Time Gone By” by Alyssa Anderson (the young lady in black and white ) who is the costume designer and maker […]
June 22, 2016
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Mother’s Day Tea

Thank you to all the daughters and families of our residents who attended our Mother’s Day Tea!  It was a beautiful event to honor our residents […]
January 19, 2016
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BINGO

     BINGO is a must have here at Summerfield. We play Monday & Wednesday afternoons and have chocolate candy as our prizes– depending on the round […]
January 11, 2016
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Summerfield Remodel

   Lots of new things happening around here at Summerfield! After some remodeling throughout the summer and fall we are all done and ready to start off a […]
December 11, 2015
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SRC Christmas Party!

What a night! We had such a blast spending time with our resident’s on our retirement side and their families. A big thank you to Mixed Nuts […]
December 10, 2015
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A Very Manor Christmas!

Every year, we have a party to celebrate Christmas with our residents and their family members. This year was no different! We had live entertainment by […]
December 3, 2015
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A book can open up the world!

Many times throughout the day we will see our residents congregated in our library. Every Thursday we have a book club reading where we sit around […]
November 19, 2015
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You are Beautiful

     Our residents are beautiful! Through conversations with them and their families, we are in awe at the experiences they’ve had and their optimism about life. One of the […]
November 12, 2015
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Happy Veteran’s Day!

The unique part about working with senior citizens is all the stories we hear from day-to-day. Each resident has lived such a different life and have […]
October 30, 2015
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Manor Halloween Party!

  If there’s one thing we love about holidays here at Summerfield is our family parties! Every year for Halloween, we have a spooky event for […]
October 20, 2015
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Food brings people together…

Some of the fondest memories come from sitting around the dinner table with family or friends and enjoying a nice meal. There’s just something about food that […]
October 15, 2015
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How It All Began

Summerfield Retirement Community is the home of about 80 residents in Orem, UT. This local business was started by Rebecca Landau on July of 1999. Having a […]
August 21, 2015
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Employment

We look for employees who are hardworking, reliable and outgoing. The positions available include Certified Nursing Assistants, Activity Directors, Cooks and Servers, as well as volunteers. […]
August 21, 2015
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About Summerfield

Making our community feel like home is more than our business…       it’s our mission! We invite you to tour our community and see how wonderful a […]
August 21, 2015
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Contact Information

Summerfield Retirement Community 911 North 800 West Orem, Utah 84057 Phone number: (801) 434-7581 Fax Number: (801) 802-9078
August 8, 2013
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HOGS N’ DOGS

Another successful HOGS N’ DOGS event this year and to remember the fun here are some pictures…enjoy! Here’s Dorothy and her family. She is rocking her […]
July 11, 2013
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Happy Father’s Day

We celebrated this year’s Father’s Day BBQ at Riverview Park and what a celebration it was! The hot dogs were the best we’ve ever had, and […]
March 20, 2013
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Silly Science Experiment

Whoever said Silly Putty was for children was……WRONG! Especially homemade silly putty And here’s the evidence to prove it….   We combined liquid laundry detergent with Elmer’s School […]
February 28, 2013
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Calling All Poptarts

Who doesn’t love a good Poptart?   Summerfield does! There were only three of us, but what a ball we had tasting all the new and […]
February 11, 2013
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Cheesecake Man Day

We are fattening the men up for Man Day. December was a cold month, what better to warm up with then some delicious cheesecake!  It just […]
November 7, 2012
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Halloween Preparation

We decided to build the anticipation for Halloween this year by PUMPKIN DECORATING! All it took was a bit of newspaper, markers, and the creativity of […]
November 7, 2012
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Crazy For COOKIES

I am behind on updating the blog site with our most current and FUN activities! In the beginning of October we had a cookie decorating activity. […]
November 7, 2012
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Manly Man Day

Once a month we throw a shin-dig for our manly men! This month we decided on an electric race track, however, despite valiant efforts on John […]
July 18, 2012
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Hogs n’ Dogs

Summerfield was greeted by a few new guests on July 14th for our Hogs n’ Dogs Day BBQ  Roger, our head chef in his leather and […]
July 3, 2012
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Gorgeous Grandma!

All of our residents deserve a chance to be pampered and our Gorgeous Grandma activity gave the opportunity for each resident to experience just that. We brought […]
June 27, 2012
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Recap of Uno de Mayo Fiesta!

You can’t really go wrong with 7 layer bean dip, sombreros, and a unicorn pinata. It is safe to say all who attended this fiesta were […]
June 25, 2012

Back In Action

Since the sad departure of our dear Sarah Ray, we have yet to update our blog with all the exciting news of Summerfield. But have no […]
April 30, 2012
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Diet Coke + Mentos = FUN!

We decided we needed to become more scholarly at Summerfield so we decided to try out a science experiment. Has anyone ever mixed baking soda and […]
April 17, 2012
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Strut Your Stuff Sarah!

Our great Winter Intern Sarah Logo was a competitor in the BYU Strut Your Stuff Internship Competition. She did an excellent job and won the People’s […]
April 17, 2012
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Celebrate Spring!

To welcome spring this year we decided to add our own lovely flowers to the beautiful surroundings. On Tuesday March 20th, with the help of the […]
April 17, 2012
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The Curse of the Irish

There is a curse upon the Summerfield Manor St. Patricks Day party. In tradition of the curse, we only get one or two pictures of the […]
April 17, 2012
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Not your typical Mardi Gras…

You all know the traditions of Mardi Gras down in New Orleans. When Mardi Gras rolled around at Summerfield on Thursday, February 23rd, most of those […]
February 29, 2012

Veteran’s Day Slideshow

In November we had a special activity to honor our veteran’s. Tiffany (our activities intern) did a great job organizing the program and putting together this […]
February 21, 2012
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It’s Valentines, It’s Valentines!

On Tuesday February 14 we celebrated Valentines Day at Summerfield. The festivities started in the morning in the SRC with our annual Valentine’s Day Brunch. The […]
February 10, 2012
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Words of Wisdom from Phyllis Greene

We love to learn things from our residents and I learned an important life lesson today from Phyllis Greene: “TRY EVERYTHING! You don’t know what your voice […]
February 7, 2012
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The King Comes to Town

On January 10, we celebrated the birth of the King, Brent Reynolds! (he’s a bit shy) Wait a minute… sorry I forgot, we celebrated the birth […]
February 7, 2012
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January 31st Tim Tams Slams and Hat Party

On Tuesday January 31st we had a little hat party and we learned a new life skill. We learned how to Tim Tam Slam. The Tim Tam […]
February 2, 2012

SRC Calender

February 2, 2012
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February Manor Calendar

January 20, 2012

A new year means it is time for a new beginning. It also means it is time for a new blog to share with you the […]