Veteran’s Day has come and passed and here at Hitz we always love celebrating and thanking our veterans. We held a special lunch complete with decorations, music, and good food. Vitas provided pizza and presented each veteran with a framed certificate and flag pin to represent our gratitude for the sacrifices they gave. We know […]
Halloween is an amazing time of year, it is when your inner child has free range to play, create, imagine, and even trick! The residents have been making Halloween crafts, dressing up, and partying down. Check out our pictures by clicking on image!
Colder weather, falling leaves, everything pumpkin spice can only mean one thing here at Hitz, Apple Butter is back! Our great volunteers and Auxiliary spent days here at Hitz making homemade Apple Butter. You can purchase our Apple Butter by the pint or quart by calling in or stopping by, just ask for Lauryn our Activity Director. Take […]
We would like to thank Jim Schmerold and all our Dietary Staff and our Activity Staff for putting on such a great Oktoberfest! The German Waterloo Band came out and played some great music, and an amazing time was had by all. Please click on image to be taken to our slideshow.
Dangers from the Cold for the Elderly – and their Prevention During the winter season, especially during stormy weather, exposure to cold could cause body temperature to drop below the normal level (98.6 degrees Fahrenheit) and hypothermia – a condition in which body temperature drops to below 95 degrees or less, a condition that causes […]
Apple Butter… Hitz is again making homemade Apple Butter this year! Our Auxiliary along with a few staff members and trusted volunteers will be making apple butter October 16-18th, so it will be available for pick-up in the afternoon on the 18th! It will be a wonderful time to be at Hitz, the smell fills […]
Ahoy, ye scallywags! Tuesday, September 19th be Talk Like a Pirate Day, so to join in the festivities, we had a Pirate Parrrrty complete with pirate hats, pirate music and pirate ice cream! On Monday, Jeremy Wright came in and sang to our residents, while we held the September Birthday Party. They loved him! We […]
Our residents had a blast playing the senses game! They have all asked when we will be playing it again. Some of the items we had for touch: Slime, Cactus, X-Mas Stocking, Popcorn; Taste: Jell-O, Applesauce, Cucumbers, Yogurt, Cotton Candy; and smell: Coffee Grounds, Hot Sauce, Pickles, Olives, Worcestershire Sauce. Some of the guesses our […]
Hitz residents enjoy all kinds of activities, shaving cream art is always a favorite! It is always fun to get a little messy and create something beautiful!
September Activity Calendar is available please click image to see larger.