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					                                  4                      Events of                            Panorama
Aquatic Center Construction Progresses                     Note
                                                    F   12 Singin' in the Rain
                                                    e   16 Panorama Travel Series
                                                    b         'Around the Himalayas'
                                                        20 Seattle Symphony Pops
                                                    u   23 Museum of Glass
                                                                                                                 Panorama Residents Join
                                                                                          Vol. 25 No. 1
                                                        24 Millennium Lecture -
                                                             Nuremberg Trials
                                                                                          March 2005             Life Long Learning Faculty
                                                    y   27   Yeoman of the Guard                                     Not only is learning in retirement a great tinuing studies, including work with the
                                                                                                                 part of an active lifestyle, but, in some cases, Weyerhaeuser organization at Northwest
                                                                                                                 so is teaching. This year, two retired profes- Landing, where the remains of two Hudson
   Construction continues on
                                                                                          In This Issue          sors at Panorama are joining with the                                         Bay Trading Posts
schedule at the new Aquatic                                                                                      St. Martin’s college faculty to link the                                      and an Indian
                                                        5   Andrei Banciu, Piano at
and Fitness Center at Pan-                          M       St Martin's Abbey
                                                                                          Lifelong               Panorama campus with St. Martin’s.                                            Village have been
orama. The floor has been
                                                                                            Teaching             (see page 2 for a full schedule)                                              uncovered.
poured in the fitness section
                                                    a   6   Tacoma Actors Guild                                      Richard Daugherty and Niels Skov                                              Niels, on the
                                                                                                        2        are both men who have followed their                                          other hand, is a
                                                    r        presents'Sleuth'
and the coping stones have                                                                Learning in
                                                                                                                 passion in life, and love what they do.                                       relative newcomer,
been installed around the two                       c   9   Panorama Antique Parade       Retirement
                                                                                                                     Since beginning his career in 1947,                                       who joined us with
pools and the spa. The porte-                       h                                                            Dr. Daugherty has conducted and                                               his wife Diane in
cochere is complete and final                           15   State Capitol Tour           The Balanced Life
                                                                                                                 directed numerous archeological                                               2003. During
grading has begun. By June                                                                                       excavations and investigations into                                           World War II, Niels
                                                        29   Biomedical Research
2005, residents of Panorama                                  Institute Tour
                                                                                          A Panorama
                                                                                                                 the prehistory of Washington, other                                           spent four death-
will be enjoying this beautiful                                                           Makeover
                                                                                                                 Northwest states and North Africa.                                            defying years as a
new complex.
                                                        23    Man of La Mancha
                                                                                          Events of Note         He taught and directed archeological                               Niels Skov saboteur (a.k.a.
                                                                                                                 research at Washington State University                                       terrorist) in the
                                  Non-Profit Org.       27    Easter Brunch
                                                                                                                 from 1950 to 1985, and in 1967 was ap-               Danish anti-Nazi underground. He came to
                                   U S Postage
                                                                                          Aquatic Center
                                                                                                                 pointed by                                           the United States in 1947 as an immigrant.
                                   Olympia, Wa          31    Panorama Drama Group        Progress Report
                                                                                                                 President                                            After a career in corporate management
                                   Permit No. 1
                                                                                                                 Lyndon                                               and founding a successful international
                                                                                                                 Johnson to the                                       consulting firm, he earned his master’s and
                                                                                                                 newly-formed                                         doctoral degrees at Oregon State University,
                                                                                                                 Advisory                                             From 1972 to 2002, Dr. Skov taught at The
                                                    A   2   Preservation Hall Jazz Band
                                                                                                                 Council of                                           Evergreen State College.
                                                        3                                                        Historic                                                 Since coming to Panorama, Niels and
                                                            'The Complete Works of
                                                                                                                 Preservation.                                        Diane (a Master Gardener) have created a
                                                             Shakespeare' at TAG
                                                                                                                     Richard                                          wonderful, 150 square foot Japanese
                                                    i   19   Tulip Tour and Lunch
                                                                                          1751 Circle Lane SE
                                                                                                                 Daugherty has                                        courtyard garden at their new home,
                                                    l                                     Lacey, WA 98503        lived at                                             featured on the cover of The Olympian’s
                                                        26   Lunch at Tillicum Village    1-800-999-9807         Panorama                                             South Sound Homes section.
                                                                                                                 since 1990.                        Richard Daugherty

                                                        27   Cedar Creek Grist Mill                              This has proved an ideal base for his con-
Learning is Fun
                                                                2                                                                                                A Panorama Makeover
    A concept that began in the year 2000 as ‘Minds on the      world the presenter discovered when she                                                              Makeovers and reality TV are the hottest programs on television this season. Anyone who
Millenium’ is now firmly established as part of Panorama’s      moved away from the ancient mountains.                                                           watches the home improvement channels can dream about a new yard, or kitchen or what-
Learning in Retirement program.                                     Feb 24. - Robert Harvie, St. Martin’s                                                        ever. The catch is that you have to do the work yourself.
    This popular project between Panorama and St. Martin’s      College criminal justice faculty - The                                                               This winter the Panorama grounds department has performed a makeover on a whole
College was launched to promote intellectual conversation       Nuremberg War Crime Trials: Justice or                                                           neighborhood. In December, Kevin Baratt and his crew of intrepid gardeners began what they
and a lively exchange of ideas based on historical, philo-      Victor’s Vengeance. Professor Harvie                                                             are calling and "Extreme Makeover: Lawn Edition" in the Chambers Lake Lane area . Some tree
sophical and literary topics with a series of overview lec-     will examine the history of the                                                                  removal and major tree pruning was done to add filtered light and
tures each Spring, and a selection of in-depth classes in the   Nuremberg War Crime Trials, the trials’                                                          openness. Re-contouring the topography allowed for needed
Fall. We embrace all aspects of human experience, and have      legal theory and the verdict. The trials’                                                        extensive drainage to be done, providing a more suitable environ-
covered topics as diverse as anthropology, ethno-botany,        impact on current war crime prosecution                                                          ment for turf. Three hundred fifty tons of sand, 50 yards of topsoil
world scriptures, economic reform in China, the Middle East     will also be discussed.                                                                          and 1,000 plants and trees were added, Irrigation was revamped
and the spirit of jazz.                                             Mar 10. - Niels Skov, Ph.D., retired                                                         and 20,000 square feet of hydroseed used to complete the project.
    This year, the lecture series has been broadened to         from The Evergreen State College faculty                                                         The grounds staff has provided over 1,100 hours of labor for this
include three non-faculty scholars speaking in the areas of     and Panorama resident - Kings in Your                                                            project to give these neighborhoods a more
their expertise                                                 Ancestry? Finding out about yourself                                                             lovely spring and summer - and the best part
    Feb. 10 - Olivia Archibald , Ph.D., St. Martin’s College    and your family through genealogy can                                                            was that all Panorama residents had to do was
English faculty - Life in Appalachia, presented as a series     be a fascinating journey. Dr. Skov will                                                          watch.
of narratives about people, the language, the land, and the     discuss what can be extracted from a                                                                 Come May, when all the finishing touches
                                                                                                                                                                 have been added, Chambers Lake Lane will be

                                                                name, with a view to history, resources

                                                                and reliability.                                                                                 in bloom and spectacular. You may want to see
      The                                                           Mar 24 - Richard Daugherty, Ph.D.,                                                           it at this spring's open house.
                                                                retired from the Washington State University faculty and
                                                                Panorama resident - Early Man in Washington State.
                                                                Four of Washington’s most significant sites date from 10,000     The Balanced Life                                                                        we offer for comfort, care and
                                                                to 12,000 years ago. Richard Daugherty will talk about the                                                                                                 peace of mind. Already ranked as

                                                                importance of Grant County’s Lind Coulee site, Franklin              Many people, when they come to Panorama, explain                                        one of the best in the U.S.,
                                                                County’s Marmes Rockshelter site, Clallam County’s Manis         that they are looking ahead, making choices that will                                       Panorama moves to another
                                                                Mastodon site and Grant County’s Clovis site.                    support them in the future and enable them to live a                                        level this year with the con-
                                                                    Apr. 14 - J. David Markham, Napoleonic scholar and           full, rich life, while relieving their children of potential                                struction of a state-of-the-art,
                                                                author - The Life and Times of Napoleon Bonaparte. A             responsibility should they ever need a higher level of                                      $3.5 million Aquatics and
                                                                spirited and often humorous presentation that will examine       care and assistance.                                                                      Fitness Center.
                                                                the famous general’s life, loves, adventures, triumphs and           Panorama is not your average retirement community.                                     We know the value you place on
     Wednesday, March 9                                         mistakes. In 1999, David Markham was the first American          Set in park-like surroundings that offer year-round                                   keeping a balance between body,
               Panorama Hall                                    scholar to present at the Borodino Conference in Russia. He      natural beauty on 140 acres, we are a not-for-profit                            mind and spirit. We work with the best -
   1751 Circle Lane SE • Lacey WA 98503
        Open House 9:30am-3:30pm                                has a personal Napoleonic library of some 1,000 volumes          organization that could be compared to a small village,         senior strength training instructors from the local
        Appraisals 10:00am-3:00pm                               and a renowned collection of Napoleonic materials.               with everything you need close by, plus friendly, caring        community lead a variety of classes each week, profes-
   3 item per person limit/$5.00 per item                           Apr. 28 - Jeff Birkenstein, Ph.D., St. Martin’s College      neighbors and a sense of belonging to something rather          sors from St. Martin’s College offer Spring lectures and
  An appointment is necessary for appraisals.                   English faculty - Literature as History in Toni Morrison’s       special.                                                        classes in the Fall, inter-denominational retired ministers
  Call 456-0111 or 800-999-9807 to reserve
                 your time                                      ‘Beloved’. Focusing on the Pulitzer Prize winning novel              Do you care enough about your own well-being to             are an integral part of our community and there are
                                                                ‘Beloved’, English professor Jeff Birkenstein will present a     move to Panorama? Does the idea of a safe, supportive           numerous opportunities for travel both locally and afar.
                                                                multi-media lecture using slides, literature and personal        environment appeal to you? A community that offers all              We invite you to visit and see for yourself. Whether
                                                                experience to challenge the notion that history, once written    the variety you could ever need, with no pressure to join       you choose to get involved or prefer to take it easy, you
                                                                incorrectly, cannot be changed.                                  anything unless you want to?                                    will find a warm welcome, cheerful smiles and the best
                                                                    Do join us for this wonderful series of lectures. They are       We are proud of our facilities and the opportunities        of care … you’ll love what you discover!
                                                                free and open to the general public.

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