Page 12 Movies...Movies...Movies
Every Friday at 7:30pm, Saturday 2:00 & 7:30 p.m. - Stratford Theatre
Friday, September 2 The Helen Morgan Story
Ann Blyth stars as troubled songbird Helen Morgan, who rose FBI build a price-fixing conspiracy case, affable agribusiness executive
Mark Whitacre (Matt Damon) begins to piece together a fantasy world
from obscurity in the 1920s to become a singing sensation and of his own. Scott Bakula, Joel McHale and Melanie Lynskey co-star in
the toast of Broadway for her turn in the hit musical "Show Steven Soderbergh's dark comedy, which is based on Kurt Eichen-
Boat," in this biopic directed by Michael Curtiz. But Morgan's wald's acclaimed nonfiction book about the true-life Corporate America
on-again, off-again romance with bootlegger boyfriend Larry whistle-blower.
Maddux (Paul Newman), heavy drinking, and financial ruin 8580 Woodway, Houston, Texas 77063 September 1, 2011 Volume 2 Issue 9
wreck the starlet's career and drive her into rehab, while she Saturday, September 24 Wait Until Dark
hopes for a comeback. Audrey Hepburn was nominated for an Academy Award for her
portrayal of Susy Hendrix, a blind woman terrorized by a crimi-
Saturday, September 3 Winged Migration G nal (Alan Arkin) who's after a stash of heroin that was planted in
Presented with almost no narration and filmed primarily from a her apartment inside a doll without her knowledge. When the
bird's perspective, this study of the lives and habits of migrating stalker isolates Hendrix in her apartment, she must find a way to
birds re-creates as nearly as possible the experiences of the birds defeat him in a thrilling, chilling battle of wits, relying on all of
themselves. Amazing cinematography and gorgeous music drive her senses -- save her sight -- to stay alive
this Academy Award-nominated documentary, a thrilling visual
adventure created by French filmmakers Jacques Cluzaud, Mi- Friday, September 30 Good Night & Good Luck
chel Debats and Jacques Perrin. George Clooney's Academy Award-nominated docudrama pits
veteran television newsman Edward R. Murrow (David
Friday, September 9 Secretariat G Strathairn) against a determined Sen. Joseph McCarthy and his
When Penny Chenery (Diane Lane) agrees to take over her ail- single-minded crusade to quell the red threat at home. Despite
ing father's thoroughbred stable, she transforms from housewife corporate pressure to back off, Murrow and his CBS staff vow
to horse breeder -- and owner of the colt that will take the 1973 to examine the lies and fear tactics perpetrated by McCarthy
Triple Crown -- in this dramatic biopic. The film explores Chen- during his Communist witch-hunts. Robert Downey Jr., Patricia
ery's bond with "Big Red" and depicts her rise to greatness as Clarkson and Jeff Daniels co-star.
the "first lady of racing." John Malkovich plays trainer Lucien
Laurin, and Fred Dalton Thompson co-stars as big-shot breeder
Saturday, September 10 The Mirror Has Two Faces Sunday Movies - 5 pm
Middle-aged professor Rose Morgan (Barbra Streisand) is tired
of being single and living with her mother (Lauren Bacall). Triggerman PG 9/4
Thus, when a colleague (Jeff Bridges), proposes, Morgan ac- Doc West rides into town for a high-stakes poker tournament, but
cepts. But Morgan's colleague is in love with her mind, and the discovers that a gang of bandits has rigged the match to guarantee a
trip to the finals. Before he can claim top prize, West realizes he'll
marriage he proposed is a platonic one. Not surprisingly, more
have to take on the outlaws with firepower. Giulio Base directs
discontentment follows. Streisand directed this romantic com- Terence Hill and Paul Sorvino in this Western thriller, the sequel to
edy, which earned a Golden Globe for Bacall and an Oscar the 2009 TV movie Doc West, about a gentleman gambler who has
nomination for Best Song. a speedy trigger finger and a mysterious past.
Friday, September 16 Special Relationship NR
Screenwriter Peter Morgan (The Deal, The Queen) delivers a 9/11 Documentary
third film centered on the career of British Prime Minister Tony
Blair (Michael Sheen) with this political drama chronicling Mystic River R 9/18
Blair's relationships with two U.S. presidents: Bill Clinton and Tragedy reunites childhood friends Sean (Kevin Bacon), Dave (Tim
George W. Bush. Dennis Quaid takes on the challenge of por- Robbins) and Jimmy (Sean Penn) when they're linked together in
traying President Clinton, with Hope Davis co-starring as then- the Boston-based murder investigation of Jimmy's teenage daughter.
First Lady Hillary Clinton in this Emmy nominee for Best Made But while detective Sean works the case, Jimmy launches his own
quest for the truth. This taut thriller from director Clint Eastwood
won two acting Oscars (for Robbins and Penn) and was nominated
Saturday, September 17 Life As We Know It PG for several more in its exploration of human behavior.
Caterer Holly Berenson (Katherine Heigl) and network sports
director Eric Messer (Josh Duhamel) discover a reciprocal ha- Barbarians At The Gate R 9/25 Artwork by Edie Frick
tred during an ill-fated first date -- but are forced to put their This seriocomedy based on the RJR-Nabisco leveraged buyout
fantasy world of his own. Scott Bakula, Joel McHale and neatly encapsulates the greed that became synonymous with the
Melanie Lynskey co-star in Steven Soderbergh's dark comedy, 1980s. James Garner has never been better as charming, covetous
which is based on Kurt Eichenwald's acclaimed nonfiction book CEO F. Ross Johnson. Johnson grabs for the brass ring when he
about the true-life Corporate America whistle-blower.. tries to buy out the conglomerate, only to run up against investment
banker Henry Kravis (Jonathan Pryce), who entertains the same
Friday, September 23 The Informant R idea.
While gathering evidence against his institutional employer to help the A Publication of The Buckingham
Page 2 Keep in Mind... September 2011 September Highlights Page 11
Staff Directory A Message Therapy Clinic: Safety Awareness in Community Outings.
Administration Phone Number From Our Wednesday, September 14, 2:00 p.m., Stratford Theatre September
Good safety awareness and preparation is key in assuring the benefits
Executive Director Julie Fenske 713.979.3838 Executive Director outweigh the risks when participating in community outings. If you can
Associate Director Crystal Long 713.979.3085 From the desk of Julie; dream it, we will try to help you do it!. Legacy Rehab will answer your 06 Vernon Knight
Please join me on Friday, September 2nd from 4-5 pm in questions. 11 Ione Harrel
Business Office Manager Sharon Mistretta 713.979.3080
the Stratford Theater for an informal reception to welcome 11 Ruth Wisner
Billing Specialist Sheryl Bagwell 713.979.3790 our new Health Care Administrator, Philip Jacob. Philip Neighborhood Chat 13 Angela Apollo
will be officially joining our team on Monday, August 29. Sunday, September 18, 4:00 p.m., Mezzanine 13 John Carr
Administrative Asst. Monica Romero 713.979.3100 Philip Jacob comes to us with three years experience in Join your neighbors for a time of fellowship at this monthly gathering. 13 Pete Porter
___________________________________________ long term care administration which followed nine years of September hosts are Angela Apollo and Betty Chan. 16 Betty Brunson
experience in hotel operations and hospitality. He most 17 Betty Preston
Concierge/Transportation Nancy Mistretta 713.979.3090 recently served as the Assistant Administrator of a 202-bed 17 Dorothy Scheffe
nursing facility in Houston, and worked with Marriott Ho- Getting to Know You, Getting to Know All About You! 18 Katherine Pratt
___________________________________________ tels prior to that. Philip holds a Bachelors degree in politi-
Crowne: Gloria what is your fondest childhood memory? 22 Margaret Connely
cal science, and is a Licensed Nursing Facility Administra-
Lifestyles Gloria: Well I was always very fond of music and started to learn to play the 22 Kipp Halliday
tor. Philip is married and has two young daughters. He is
piano when I was seven and I also liked to sing. 23 Carol Monarchi
Lifestyles Director Deborah Mahrt 713.979.3097 very excited to join The Buckingham!
Crowne: How about you Paul. What was your fondest childhood memory? 23 Margaret Dwyer
Be sure to join me as well on September 22nd for the Secu-
Paul: Well we were a large family and we played together with other chil- 25 Wallace Brunson
Lifestyles Coordinator Gloria Marks 713.979.3066 rity listen group at 2 pm. In addition to security updates, I
dren who lived in the neighborhood. I also liked to read. 27 Tracy Lawrence
will introduce Sabrina Haygood, the new site supervisor
___________________________________________ Crowne: What about your fondest adult memories? 30 Marion Heuer
from our security company. Sabrina will be joining the
Paul: Well probably our time living in England. We enjoyed our time there
Food and Beverage team on August 30th and will work Tuesday – Saturday
evening from 4pm – 12pm on patrol offering relief to the
guards and ensuring all areas are covered.
Crowne: What do you think about the quality of life today? Plaza Friends
Dining Room 713.979.3095 Paul: Well it has some things that are better and some that are worse. We
Here’s a brief update regarding the transition with the gate
Director of Dining Services Tony Bejko have a lot more things that make our life easier and entertaining but 05 Ruth Arrington
713.979.3092 access. Originally the project was to be completed last
there is a lot more crime, so it is not as safe. 09 Roy Dye
week and all the access readers operational. Unfortunately,
Dining Room Manager Will Shrier 713.979.3094 Crowne: Would you like to be a 9 year old child commencing out on life to- 10 Sara Nan Peterson
the contractor experienced a programming issue which
Executive Chef Mike Hernandez 713.979.3767 caused a few operational issues related to the system recog-
Paul: Not for me. On the whole I think once through is enough.
nizing the Houston Toll tags. The vendor assures me this
Gloria: There are advantages that we never had in our day but I don’t think
___________________________________________ will and can be corrected. They expect to have it resolved
within the next week at which time we should be able to
Crowne: Does the Buckingham come up to your expectations?
run the final test and then eliminate the need to use the ga- Tuesday, September 13th
Paul: Yes, we like the location as we wanted to be near to down town. We
rage door openers to access any of the gates. We truly ap-
Director of Resident Services Pam Ortiz 713.979.3091
preciate your patience and know those that do have the new
did look at Eagle’s Trace and realized it was going to be a vast place 3:30 pm - Mezzanine
and too far out. We like the small town community feel of the Buck-
Resident Services Coordinator Juana Mata 713.979.3068 tags are enjoying not having to fuss with pushing any but-
ingham. You are invited to celebrate
tons. From a security stand point it is reassuring to view on
Supervisor of Housekeeping Kerry Quarles Crowne: What interests do you have and how do you like to spend your time? another year well done as we
713.979.3076 the system who is accessing the property . This assists us
___________________________________________ Gloria: We like the symphony and used to go a lot, and to the Alley theatre. toast September Birthdays
in our efforts to provide a safe and secure environment for
Paul: We enjoy basketball, we like it much better than any of the other
Building Operations/Security all of you!
sports so we have gone to the Rockets and Comets games.
with Cake and Champagne.
In closing, I’d like to thank everyone who supported the The party starts with YOU!
Crowne: Well thank you for giving us the privilege of getting to know you a
Director of Bldg. Operations John Thomas 713.979.3787 Alzheimer’s wine tasting event and flashlight sales this
little better. J. Hall
month. We have tried to spread out our events throughout
Director of Security 713.979.3078
the year and offer a variety of interesting opportunities for
After Hours Security 713.245.6349
you to support this worthwhile cause. Friday, September Alzheimer Fundraiser Events
9th we officially kick our 2011 Alzheimer Memory Walk Save the date for these upcoming events;
713.979.3055 with an informative talk by Dr. Mary Kenan the Clinical
___________________________________________ Director of Amazing Place. Also, on September 12th Mati October 4 - Ice Cream & Elvis - Thank You Party! Ukulele Club
Melnick has kindly offered to host “Art for Alzheimer” October 17 - Tosca Farm Luncheon, Alzheimer Fundraiser - Liesner’s
Marketing showcasing her collection of over 400 pieces of art. space October 21 - Alzheimer’s Pre- Walk Party 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. -T Thursdays, 8:45 a.m.
Director of Marketing Cathy Lightfoot 713.660.6552
is limited and the event is almost sold out so be sure to sign October 22 - Alzheimer Walk 4th Floor classroom
up soon! October 24 - Alzheimer Congratulations Party - T 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Page 10 At The Buckingham Getting to Know You, Getting to Know All About You! Page 3
Paul and Gloria Mathre moved into their apartment # 1301 on June 24, 2005. They have very kindly agreed to be interviewed by the
MARKETING How to Listen to and Understand Crowne News.
Summer is over! How can that be when we are still Great Music, Lecture Series Crowne: Are either of you native Houstonians or native Texans?
experiencing 100 degree temperatures! In spite of the Paul: No, neither of us.
heat outside, we have had a busy summer with five
Fridays, 2:00 p.m., Theatre Crowne: Where were you born Gloria and did you grow up there?
new families moving into The Buckingham! I hope Professor Robert Greenberg, San Francisco Gloria: I was born in Robbin, Minnesota but I grew up in Kennedy, Minnesota. My father was a teacher, then he went into farm-
ing and politics and we moved to a farm near Drayton, North Dakota although where we lived was actually in Minnesota.
you have had an opportunity to meet some of your new Performances Ph.D., Crowne: Paul where were you borne?
neighbors. Paul: I was born in Minot, North Dakota which was the nearest hospital to Plaza, the place where we lived. My Dad was a pas-
Carol Monarchi made a quick move-in to apartment This course can permanently enrich your life. With
2410 and then immediately left for her summer home Professor Robert Greenberg as your teacher, you
Crowne: Do you have any brothers and sisters?
in Michigan. Carol was fortunate enough to miss out will hear and understand an entire language of un- Gloria: I had two sisters and a brother, but my brother and one of my sisters have died.
on our summer heat! Carol moved to The Buckingham matched beauty, genius, and power. Using digi- Paul: I am the oldest of seven children. My youngest brother was a senior in college when returning from practice teaching he
from West Palm Beach Florida to be closer to her son tally recorded passages to illustrate his points, Pro- was killed in a car accident. Until a short time ago all of my siblings were living. I had twin sisters 11 months younger
and daughter who live here in Houston. Carol has a fessor Greenberg takes you inside magnificent than I and one of those died otherwise the rest are still living.
second daughter in Missouri, but preferred the milder compositions by Bach, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Crowne: Do you get to see them?
winters in Houston, so she chose The Buckingham for Beethoven, Chopin, Verdi, Wagner, Brahms, Gloria: My sister lives in Fargo, North Dakota so not very often. She and her husband were here for my birthday party. Paul went
Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky, and more. After this to Minnesota for his sister’s funeral.
her retirement years. Carol’s husband worked for
course, you will never listen to music the same Crowne: Gloria where did you go to school?
Exxon and they had the opportunity to live in Bogotá Gloria I graduated from Drayton high school and went on to Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota and majored in music. I
as well as Venezuela, so Carol is very comfortable way again. Each lecture is Enjoy another of The
played the piano and organ. I also sang in Concordia’s concert choir and we sang in Carnegie Hall and were the first col-
with the warmer climate of Texas. Great Courses!
lege choir to sing in the Rotunda of the Capital in Washington, DC.
James and Joye O’Donnel, who are both native Hous- Paul: She has done a lot of choir directing and singing. She has been contralto soloist in the Messiah on four or five different
tonian’s, moved into apartment 2114 in July. They occasions.
IN AND ABOUT THE LIBRARY
both have many friends here at The Buckingham. Crowne: Do you still play?
James was a long time employee for Montalbano Lum- If you have checked out the puzzle table Gloria: Not very often, I still have my piano.
ber. The O’Donnel’s have four children, 10 grandchil- in the last few days, you have seen several friends Crowne: Paul, where did you go to school?
dren and 7 great grandchildren. Paul: I went to grade school and graduated from high school in Sheyenne, North Dakota and went on to Concordia College, in
hard at work on the difficult puzzle, just finished,
Moorhead but I got short of money and so went to work for Boeing in Seattle in the summer. I stayed out there and trans-
Will and Jo Irwin have lived in Houston for 37 years “Vashon Island, WA”. It’s a lovely garden; stop by ferred to the University of Washington and graduated from there, then went to Luther Seminary in St Paul.
and also have several friends here at The Buckingham. to see it. Crowne: So you knew what you wanted to be but how did you become a chaplain in the Air Force?
Will owned and operated a small business consulting John Hall’s 2011 updated Staff Directory of The Paul: The year I graduated from the seminary there was a significant shortage of military chaplains. Usually to become a mili-
company. Will spends a great deal of his time as a vol- tary chaplain you had to have served in a parish for 3 years at least but they waived that requirement and I went directly
Buckingham and The Plaza can be found on the lamp
unteer consultant for The Executive Service Corps of into the Air Force which turned out to be a 20 year career.
Houston and Jo spends much of her time as a volunteer
table at the right end of the sofa, securely chained
Crowne: Did you have to go to a boot camp?
at Emerson Unitarian Church. Will and Jo have 3 chil- (sorry, it was necessary to curtail the disappearance Paul: I took a basic chaplains course for about 3 months at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio before getting my first as-
dren, 2 daughters and a son, as well as one grandchild. of the wandering book). signment
Roger and Jean Bonney moved into apartment 1104. For your reading pleasure, now on the shelves in Crowne: Where did you meet one another ?
The Bonney’s came to The Buckingham through many large print are The Brick Layer, Noah Boyd, 2010; Paul: We probably met in college, but we didn’t see each other until later. Gloria was teaching while I was at the seminary. The
pastor of her home parish left and I was conducting services there. I guess we really met when her father was in the hospi-
of Jean’s bridge partners! Jean is an avid bridge player Shadow Command, Dale Brown, 2008; and Quen-
tal in St Paul and I visited him because he was in my parish.
and has many bridge friends at The Buckingham. tins, Maeve Binchey, 2002. In hardback, you will Crowne: When and where did you get married?
Roger was a Corporate Tax Attorney for Exxon for 30 find Split Second, Catherine Coulter, 2011; Pirate Paul: We got married in that home church, Skjeberg Lutheran Church in 1954 just before I went out on my internship for a year
years. This is a second marriage for both and together Latitude, Michael Crichton, 2009; and Crunch Time, in Madison, South Dakota. Then we went back to St Paul and I finished my final year at the seminary.
they share a family of five children, 7 grandchildren Diane Mott Davidson, 2011. For the David Baldacci Crowne: Do you have any children?
and 4 great grand children. Paul: Yes, four, 3 girls and a boy. Our oldest daughter and our son live in Houston, then we have a daughter who lives in Moor-
fans, his 2011 One Summer, a departure from his
Don Wallette recently moved to apartment 1203 from head, Minnesota and our youngest daughter lives in Sonoma, California.
his home in Sugarland. Don was the President of the
thriller writing, is the story of the fate of a family Crowne: Are they married and do they have any children?
Asian division of Baroid, an Industrial Drilling Com- devastated by loss is in hardback. His thriller, Hell’s Paul: Yes, they are all married and we have six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
pany for Halliburton. Don has one son who works for Corner, also 2011 is in hardback. Time of Death is a Crowne: Where do they live?
softback addition to the Nora Roberts (writing as JD Paul: Our oldest daughter has one daughter here in Houston and our daughter in Moorhead has 4 children of which one is here
Exxon and lives with his wife in Singapore. Don has 2
in Houston and the others are up there. Our youngest daughter in California has one daughter.
granddaughters here in Houston. Robb) books on the shelves facing to the right of the
Crowne: Do you see them often?
As you can see summer has been very busy for the sofa. Paul: Well they were all here last weekend for Gloria’s birthday.
Marketing team! I do hope you will have an opportu- As always, the volunteer staff hopes that you are en- Crowne: Where have you lived?
nity to meet your new neighbors and welcome them joying your Library. New residents: If you haven’t Paul: During my 20 years in the Air Force we lived four times in Texas, once in Okinawa, once in France, once in England and
into the community. It is each of you who make life at found it, you are missing a Buckingham treasure! once in North Dakota. When I retired from the Air Force I served as a pastor for 16 ½ years in churches in Minnesota and
The Buckingham so very special! North Dakota. After that we came and retired in Kingwood for 6 years then the Bristol high rise apartments for 6 ½ years
and from there we moved to the Buckingham. Our move to the Buckingham was our 30 th move since we got married.
Page 4 Special Events at the Buckingham Out on the Town Page 9
Ice Cream Social
Saturday, September 3 Lord’s Prayer Devotional
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. - SJC and Study Group
Wednesdays - 10:30 a.m. Sunday, September 11
We’re cooling things off with an Ice Cream So-
cial. Enjoy a variety of flavors and tasty top-
2AR AL Plaza 2:15 p.m. Departure
pings. Plan to come and enjoy a Scoop! Tickets - $ 16.00
Leader: Scott Endress, D. Min., Pastor of Reach- Charlie Sorel had it all. After pushing his luck one too many times, he
Labor Day ing and Senior Adult Ministry, Chapelwood commits a fatal mistake and loses the one thing that makes him...a
Monday 5th United Methodist- “I look forward to sharing this him! Now adjusting to her new body, Charlie discovers how the other
Bingo Marathon time with you all! We will use N.T. Wright’s “The
Lord and His Prayer” as a supplement, but all you
half lives and realizes she should have been a better man.
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. - T will need to bring each time is your Bible. There is Directed by Jay Menchaca
Resident sponsored event Fun...Prizes...Fun! no cost for the book or the group.” Scott
Alzheimer’s Kick-off Event - Friday, September 9th, 3:30 p.m. Theatre Holly Hall Book Review
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Mary M. Kenan, Psy.D., is the Clinical Director of Amazing Place Memory Care and
Gulf Greyhound Park 9:45 a.m. Departure - Tickets $12.00
Wellness Center, a day program for persons with Mild to Moderate Alzheimer’s disease.
Reviewer: Rose-Mary Rumbley
An assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology at Baylor College of Medicine Wednesday, September 7
from 1999-2010, she served as Director of Education and Patient/Family Services for 10:15 a.m. Departure The Cockroach Hall of Fame and 101 Other Off-the
Baylor’s Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders Center. Dr. Kenan attended the Wall Museums by Sandra Gurvis
Senior Day: $8:00 - Admit & Buffet
University of Oklahoma as an undergraduate in art history, and completed an internship at Stuff by Randy Frost and Gail Steketee
the Peggy Guggenheim Museum in Venice, Italy before moving to Indiana for her doc- Join us for a fun afternoon of world-class racing and Homer and Langley by E. L. Doctorow
toral studies in Clinical Psychology at Indiana State University. She completed her clinical internship and lunch at Gulf Greyhound Park in La Margue. You Is it a collection or is it clutter? Rose-Mary Rumbley
a post-doctoral fellowship in Geropsychology at Houston’s Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center. may even want to place a few bets on your favorite will give a hilarious review of these three books
greyhounds! See sign up sheet on bulletin board. about hoarding. Come prepared to laugh a lot!
Her clinical and research interests include the psychology of aging, memory disorders, and caregiving.
ART FOR ALZHEIMERS
Celebrating 88 Years
James Coney Island
Crescent City Beignet
Hosted by Dr. Matilda Melnick Offering 88 ¢ Coney Monday, September 26th
Monday, September 12th Join us in Celebrating
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 15th
Depart at 12:15 p.m.
9:00 a.m. – Lobby
Ticket minimum $20.00
Come discover this private collection with over Treasures from the Hermitage: Russia’s Crown Jewels
400 art pieces of paintings, sculptures, and wood Friday , September 16th
carvings from around the world and hidden right 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, September 28th - 10:00 a.m. Leave (this exhibit is pending)
here at The Buckingham. This is a don’t miss The Houston Museum of Natural Science presents this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to marvel at
event and better than some museums! Mezzanine
some of the most extraordinary jeweled objects ever created, on loan from the collections of the
Support The Alzheimer’s Association and sign world’s greatest treasure house -The State Hermitage Museum of St. Petersburg, Russia.
up for tickets in Lifestyles, space is limited . Houston will be the only venue for this fascinating and exclusive exhibition, which includes more
than 150 stunning objects selected from The Treasure Gallery of The State Hermitage Museum.
Polynesian Dinner Flu Shots by Walgreens Many of these objects have never before left Russia – and all may never leave again.
Thursday, 22nd Friday, September 30 Marvel at gold, silver and jewels, including gemstone carvings, suites of jewelry and jeweled objects created over the
5:30 p.m. - WDR 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m., 4CR last thousand years and acquired by Peter the Great, Catherine the Great, Alexander I and Nicholas II among others who
collected only the best of the best.
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Monday, September 12 Monday, September 19 Friday, September 23
Exercise Class - 9:00 & 10:00 a.m. - T Wii Games - 3:00 p.m. - R
Exercise Class - 9:00 & 10:00 a.m. - T Exercise Class - 9:00 a.m. - T
Duplicate Bridge - 12:15 p.m. - CR Brunson 90th B’day Party - 3:30 pm - Mezz.
Duplicate Bridge - 12:15 p.m. - CR Plaza Tour /Pam Rakestraw-10:00 a.m.-L
Computer Q & A - 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. WSR Kitchen Tour 3:30 p.m. WDR
Computer Q & A - 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - WSR Great Music Lecture - 2:00 p.m. - T
Beading Class - 1:30 p.m. - CA Movie - 7:30 p.m.- T Special Relationship NR
Classical-era Form-Minuet & Trio
Art for Alzheimers 2:00- 4:00 p.m. Wii Games - 3:00 p.m. - R
Resident Council - 7:15 p.m. - T Saturday, September 17 Tuesday, September 20
Exercise - 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. - FC Movie - 7:30 p.m. - T The Informant R
Mah Jongg - 10:00 a.m. - CR
Holly Hall Book Review - 9:45 a.m. - L
Tuesday, September 13 Tai Chi - 10:00 a.m. - 4CR
Movie Matinee - 2:00 p.m. - T
Painting Class - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - CA Saturday, September 24
Exercise - 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. - FC Dr. Arusha Bavare - 3:00 - 4:00 pm. - T Mah Jongg - 10:00 a.m. - CR
Miracle Ear - 10:00 a.m. - CA Movie - 7:30 p.m. - T Life As We Know It PG West Houston Medical Center - “Alcohol & Medication” Tai Chi - 10:00 a.m. - 4CR
Painting Class - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - CA Catholic Communion- 3:30 p.m., Plz 2AR AL Movie Matinee - 2:00 p.m.- T
Book Club - 2:00 p.m. - 3CR Sunday, September 18 Bridge - 7:30 p.m. - CR Movie - 7:30 p.m.- T Wait Until Dark
Birthday Bash - 3:30 p.m. - Mezz. Sunday Worship Depart - 10:30 a.m. - Lobby
Catholic Communion - 3:30 p.m.- Plz 2AR Sunday Brunch - 11:00 - 2:00 p.m. - WDR Wednesday, September 21
Bridge - 7:30 p.m. - CR Worship Service- 3:15 p.m. - Plaza, 1DR
Sunday, September 25
Water Aerobics Class -9:00 & 10:00 a.m. - P Sunday Worship Depart - 10:30 a.m. - Lobby
Neighborhood Chat - 4:00 p.m. - Mezz Lord’s Prayer Study - 10:30 a.m. - 2AR AL Chapelwood UMC Service - 11:10 - T
Wednesday, September 14 Host: Angela Apollo and Betty Chan Rev. Scott Endress - Chapelwood Sunday Brunch- 11:00 -2:00 p.m. - WDR
Water Exercise -9:00 & 10:00 a.m.- P Movie Matinee - 5:00 p.m. - T Mystic River R Chase the Ace - 1:30 p.m. - CA Worship Service - 3:15 p.m. - Plaza, 1DR
Lord’s Prayer Study -10:30 a.m., Plz.2AR AL Poet’s Corner - 2:00 p.m. 4CR Movie Matinee - 5:00 p.m.- T
Rev. Scott Endress - Chapelwood LIFE LINE SCREENING Brush Up Bridge - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. -CR Barbarians at the Gate R
Chase the Ace -1:30 p.m. - CA Ladies Tea - 2:45 - 3:45 p.m. - SJC
Have You Taken Control of
Therapy Clinic - 2:00 p.m. - T Your Health Today? Classical Music - 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. - #1315
Safety Awareness in Community Outings Bingo - 7:30 p.m. - CA
Brush Up Bridge - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - CR Life Line Screening will be at The Bucking-
Classical Music - 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. -#1315 ham on Tuesday, November 8, 2011 offering Thursday, September 22 Chapelwood UMC
Bingo - 7:30 p.m. - CA five safe, painless, non-invasive preventive Ukulele Club - 8:45 a.m. - 4CR
health screenings that are typically not a part
Exercise - 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. - FC at the Buckingham
Thursday, September 15 of a routine physical.
Randall’s/Kroger - 10:00 a.m. Leave
Ukulele Club - 8:45 a.m. - 4CR This event is also being sponsored and pre- Sunday, 25th
sented by Memorial Hermann. Bible Study 10:00 a.m. 4CR
Exercise - 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. - FC Listen Group - Security - 2:00 p.m. - T 11:10 a.m. - ST
To be more proactive about your health and
Randall’s/Kroger - 10:00 a.m. - Leave Travelogue of Hawaii - 3:30 p.m. -T
live longer for yourself, your family, and
Bible Study 10:00 a.m. - 4CR your community, call to register at 1-888-653 Polynesian Dinner - WDR Chapelwood United Methodist Church is
Coney Island Hot Dogs - Noon - L -6441 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com/ Bridge - 7:30 p.m. - CR pleased to announce the official begin-
Bridge - 7:30 p.m. - CR communitypartners ning of a live transmission for the 11:10
You can learn your risk of having stroke or a.m. Worship Service on Sunday, Sep-
Friday, September 16 vascular disease, prices range from $129 to tember 25 in the Stratford Theatre. Lay
Exercise Class - 9:00 a.m. - T $159. There is no time like the present to leaders will be present for the service
Parkinson’s Meeting/Lunch-10:15 a.m. - L take action! and is “Open to all residents and fami-
Great Music Lecture, 2:00 p.m.-T Pre-registration is required. lies” .
Classical-ere Form-Minuet & Trio; Baroque Call 1-800-690-6313
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Monday, September 26 Thursday, September 1 Wednesday, September 7
Exercise Class - 9:00 & 10:00 a.m. - T TRANSPORTATION NOTICE Ukulele Club - 8:45 a.m.- 4CR Water Aerobics Class - 9:00/10:00 a.m. - P
Crescent City Beignet - 9:00 a.m. - L Exercise - 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. - FC Lord’s Prayer Study-10:30 a.m., Plz 2AR AL
In courtesy of your neighbors we ask that all
Duplicate Bridge - 12:15 p.m. - CR Randall’s/Kroger - 10:00 a.m. Leave Rev. Scott Endress - Chapelwood
residents using assistive devices or needing spe-
Computer Q & A - 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - WSR cial assistance in boarding the bus please arrive Bible Study 10:00 a.m. - 4th Flr. CR Dog Races 10:15 a.m. - L
Beading Class - 1:30 p.m. - CA 15 minutes early so we may accommodate and Bridge - 7:30 p.m. - CR Chase the Ace -1:30 p.m. - CA
safely meet your needs. We also ask that those Brush Up Bridge - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - CR
Tuesday, September 27 residents using assistive devices please remain
Friday, September 2 Classical Music - 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. - #1315
Exercise - 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. - FC seated until the driver or staff member is present
to assist you. It is our goal to provide all resi- Exercise Class - 9:00 a.m. - T Bingo - 7:30 p.m. - CA
To the Library - 1:00 p.m. - L
dents and staff with the safest precautions when Great Music Series - 2:00 p.m. - T
Painting Class - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - CA
in transport or at home. Please help us to help The Viennese Classical Style
Thursday, September 8
Catholic Mass - 3:30 p.m. - Plz 2 AR you by being patient as we serve each resident. Ukulele Club - 8:45 a.m. - 4CR
Wii Games - 3:00 p.m. - R
Bridge - 7:30 p.m. - CR Exercise - 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. - FC
We want to remind residents that outings are Meet & Greet Philip - 4:00 p.m. – T
Movie - 7:30 p.m. - T Helen Morgan Story Randall’s/Kroger - 10:00 a.m. - Leave
scheduled to be most proficient of time and ask
Wednesday, September 28 that you arrive in plenty of time to board as we Bible Study - 10:00 a.m. - 4th Flr. CR
Water Aerobics Class-9:00 & 10:00 a.m. Pool will leave promptly as scheduled. Saturday, September 3 1st Presbyterian Communion 10:30 a.m.
Lord’s Prayer Study-10:30 a.m., Plz 2AR AL Mah Jongg - 10:00 a.m. - CR Plz 2AR AL
Rev. Scott Endress - Chapelwood Lifestyles and Transportation Department Tai Chi - 10:00 a.m. - 4CR Listen Group - Dining Services- 2:00 p.m.
Treasures from the Hermitage - 10:00 a.m.- L Movie Matinee - 2:00 p.m. - T Men’s Hour - 3:00 p.m. - BR
Chase the Ace - 1:30 p.m. - CA Ice Cream Social -2:30 p.m. - SJC Bridge - 7:30 p.m. - CR
Please RSVP to Gloria at 713.979.3066 on
Brush Up Bridge - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - CR Movie - 7:30 p.m. - T Winged Migration G
Classical Music - 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. - #1315
all scheduled events outside the Buckingham. Friday, September 9
Then stop by Lifestyles to sign an ancillary Exercise Class - 9:00 a.m. - T
Bingo - 7:30 p.m. - CA form confirming your ticketed reservation. Sunday, September 4
Sunday Worship Depart - 10:30 a.m. - Lobby Great Music Lecture, 2:00 p.m.-T
REMINDER: YOU ARE FINANCIALLY Classical-era Form – Theme & Variations
Thursday, September 29 RESPONSIBLE FOR A TICKET WHEN Sunday Brunch - 11:00 - 2:00 p.m. - WDR
YOU SIGN UP TO ATTEND AN EVENT Worship Service - 3:15 p.m. - Plaza, 1DR Wii Games - 3:00 p.m. - R
Ukulele Club - 8:45 a.m. - 4CR
INVOLVING A TICKET. Movie Matinee - 5:00 p.m. - T Triggerman PG Alz. Kick Off - 3:30 - T
Exercise - 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. - FC
Speaker Dr. Mary Kenan
Randall’s/Kroger - 10:00 a.m. Depart L
Monday, September 5 Labor Day Movie - 7:30 p.m.- T Secretariat G
Bible Study 10:00 a.m. - 4 CR
Buffet - 11:00 - 2:00 p.m. WDR
Macular Degeneration - 3:00 p.m. - T Saturday, September 10
By Cameo Caregivers Duplicate Bridge - 12:15 p.m. - CR
Mah Jongg - 10:00 a.m. - CR
Bridge - 7:30 p.m. - CR Beading Class - 1:30 p.m. - CA
Tai Chi - 10:00 a.m. - 4CR
BINGO MARATHON 3:00 -5:00 p.m.-T
Movie Matinee - 2:00 p.m. - T
No Evening Meal
Friday, September 30 Movie - 7:30 p.m. - T Mirror Has Two Faces
Exercise Class - 9:00 a.m. - T Tuesday September 6
Flu Shots - 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.- 4CR Sunday, September 11
Exercise - 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. - FC Sunday Worship Depart - 10:30 a.m. - Lobby
Walgreens Intro to One Act Plays - 2:00 p.m. - Club Rm
Great Music Lecture - 2:00 p.m. - T Sunday Brunch - 11:00 - 2:00 p.m. - WDR
Painting Class - 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - CA Theatre Southwest - 2:15 p.m. - Lobby
Classical Form - Rondo Form Catholic Communion- 3:30 p.m.-Plz 2 ARAL
Wii Games - 3:00 p.m. - R Goodbye Charlie
Bridge - 7:30 p.m. - CR Worship Service - 3:15 p.m. - Plaza, 1DR
Movie -7:30 p.m.-T Good Night & Good Luck
Movie Matinee - 5:00 p.m. - T
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