Cottonwood Village

201 E. Mingus Avenue
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

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Community Life

Cottonwood Village celebrates its residents with special activities, seminars and monthly support groups that bring our community together. Monthly birthday celebrations, trips to a casino, special concerts, Friday night movies and a creative writing class are among the many social activities we offer. We also offer a number of weekly special events including happy hours, bible studies, wood carving classes, computer help classes, Wii bowling, ask a nurse question-and-answer sessions, and therapy dog visits. Our residents can get involved in a mural painting project and can listen to short story readings. Residents, family members and friends can keep track of all of our daily, weekly and monthly happenings, find out how to get involved in our activities, see photos from past events and get the latest news from our community by checking here.

Date: 02/01/2018
10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: 201 E. Mingus Ave. Cottonwood Arizona 86326

Celibration of Life

Hospice of the Pines is holding a Celebration of Life service to support community members by honoring loved ones who have passed on. This FREE community celebration of song and remembrance will be held at Cottonwood Village; 201 E. Mingus Ave., on February 1, 2018. The public is invited. Light refreshments will be served. The ‘Celebration of Life’ interfaith memorial service is a celebration hosted by Hospice of the Pines, twice a year, to offer families who have experienced the loss of loved ones to honor their memory with song, celebration and a moment of silence. Participants are encouraged to bring photos and other treasured items which serve as a reminder of their loved ones. Hospice of the Pines affirms life, and believes that each one of us has the right to live out the end of life, pain-free, with comfort and dignity. Hospice of the Pines opened to serve the residents of Yavapai County in 2005. They are Medicare Certified. The agency is owned by an experienced hospice physician who is dedicated to providing quality end of life care.

Date: 02/14/2018
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: 201 E. Mingus Ave. Cotttonwood, AZ 86326

Recommitment of Love ceremony on Valentines Day

Couples will re-commit to each other in a group ceremony. It is an opportunity to reaffirm the tremendous love they have for each other that has only deepened with the passing of years.
This ceremony will be a symbol of looking forward to many more years together. Family, friends and neighbors are invited. The ceremony will begin immediately after Happy Hour.

Date: 02/24/2018
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: 201 E. Mingus Ave. Cottonwood AZ 86326

Cottonwood Village Resdient Art Show

Residents at Cottonwood Village include a wide range of talents. This show will sample the amazing artists, crafters and inventers that enjoy their retirement years with each other. Meet the artist and hear what inspires them. Enjoy refreshments with us. Celebrate Art in all forms at The Cottonwood Village Resident Art show.

Date: 01/12/2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: 201 E. Mingus Ave.

Ironman Grandpa is Going to Hawaii - "Aloha"

Al Slusser, nicknamed “Ironman Grandpa”, is well known for his cross-country walking. Al talked about his journeys to Cottonwood Village residents on January 12th Al was honored with a Patriot Guards performance of the Flag Ceremony and presented with the Medal of Valor.
Al Slusser started walking Arizona at age 69. He is considered to be “the oldest and only documented person to walk the width and length of America, as well as the width and length of Arizona.” His walks have covered more than 5,000 miles, spending over a year on the open road, dedicating his walks to worthy causes. He is starting a new adventure in Hawaii for his 79th birthday, beginning on February 7th. He is dedicating this walk to America’s First Responders: Law Enforcement, Fire Fighters, Military, Emergency Medical and Emergency Services Personnel. "Aloha Al" from the Cottonwood Village residents.

Date: 12/31/2017
Location: Cottonwood Village 201 E Mingus Avenue

Thursdays are Family Game Night at Cottonwood Village

Thursdays are Family Game Night at Cottonwood Village. Family. Join your favorite senior for game night 6:30pm. GAME ON! at Cottonwood Village. Resident gatherings for games include: Rummikub. Scrabble, Skip Bo, Poker, Bunko, Bridge and other cards, Dominos and Bingo. Games are played in community spaces at Cottonwood Village 201 E Mingus Avenue such as the 2nd floor mezzanine game table Wednesday bridge group, the activities room, private dining room and other card tables located in our north wing. See our calendar of events in the Newsletter for times and locations. OR If you would like to start a new game group or utilize our community space to host a game night. For more info about family game night... please contact Sherry Ferguson to coordinate getting your game on @ Cottonwood Village Senior Community.

Date: 12/31/2017
9:00am - 7:00pm

Location: 201 E. Mingus Ave. Cottonwood

Beautiful new Memory Care Program now open

Cottonwood Village secure memory care at 201 E. Mingus Avenue is now open. The renovated third floor memory care program now has view apartments available to serve your loved one's needs. Private studio, alcove or 1 bedroom apartments are now available in the Cottonwood Village third floor secure memory care program. Therapeutic activities, an outdoor mountain view veranda, deluxe spa bathing room with step in Jacuzzi tub and exceptional care services for memory challenged seniors. Call Mara Miller today for a tour and pricing: 928-634-4229.

Date: 12/31/2017
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: 201 East Mingus Avenue

Stretch, Flex & Balance Weekly Fitness Class Tuesdays 1pm

Cottonwood Village supports senior wellness with a unique senior fitness class created for Verde Valley seniors by Carol Runyon, a professional Yoga instructor. Join us for a weekly safe and fun "Stretch, Flex and Balance" group fitness class designed for you. FREE at Cottonwood Village 201 E Mingus Ave. Weekly Tuesdays at 1pm. Carol mixes it up with an innovative weekly class format of strength, flexibility and balance focused exercises to challenge seniors to be happy and healthy at any age. Anything but routine, this class will engage your muscles and your mind for total senior fitness. Great for all ages especially those who are getting back into exercise again and designed to be safe for seniors of all fitness levels.

Date: 12/31/2017
1:45pm - 2:45pm

Location: 201 E. Mingus Ave. Cottonwood AZ 86326

Join us for Wednesday Live Music "Happy Hour @ Cottonwood Village"

Wednesday Live Music showcase and Happy Hour 1:45 - 2:45 pm. Join us at Cottonwood Village 201 E Mingus Avenue Cottonwood AZ Each Wednesday at 1:45pm for live local music performances. Dance, enjoy a glass of wine or beer or soft drink and some finger foods while mingling with other fun loving seniors. Come early because weekly live music is one of our most popular ongoing activities. Please call Mara Miller 928-634-4229 for more details or to reserve a seat.


Posted On: 01/13/2018 - 11:00am

Patriot Guard Honors Ironman Grandpa at Cottonwood Village

Al Slusser, "Ironman Grandpa" has dedicated his next walk to America's first responders: Law enforcement, firefighters, military, emergency medical and emergency services personnel. Al Slusser started walking Arizona at age 69 “the oldest documented person to walk the width and length of America, as well as the width and length of Arizona.” His walks have covered more than 5,000 miles and spent over a year on the open road. This next walk begins in February and will cove Hawaii.

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Posted On: 12/19/2017 - 5:15pm

Three Generations Celibrate Christmas at CottonwoodVillage

Three generations of women enjoy Christmas at Cottonwood Village. Santa made a special visit to Cottonwood Village, spending the afternoon with our residents and their family's on December 15. Mrs. Gohman poses with her daughter and granddaughter with Santa and his Elf. Cider and Hot Cocoa was served and several crafters sold their wares in the auditorium. A Holiday Open House was enjoyed by all.

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Posted On: 12/01/2017 - 11:30am

Cottonwood Village Staff & Residents Deck the Halls

November 28th Cottonwood Village Staff from each department decked out the building for the holidays. Dinning Staff decorated the Main Dining room and Salad bar, AL staff decorated in several locations including Memory Care. The Girls from the Beauty Salon decorated the resident’s library and the salon. Marketing decorated the Lobby with the help of Residents. The Welcome Center Staff decorated the entry area with Maintenance. Activity’s staff decorated the Activity room and the first floor Family Room. House Keeping decorated the Private Dining Room.

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Posted On: 11/30/2017 - 1:00pm

Senior Connections Mixer

November 29th from 4-6 pm. Cottonwood Village provided the meeting place for the Senior Connections Mixer. Many professionals came and joined in the networking opportunity. Debbie & Don Stewart of Senior Connection presented their marketing strategy for the Verde Valley, also teaching participants how to introduce themselves, where they work, what they do for the company, and what is the company's message, in a 30 second speech. I have to admit it took me longer than 30 seconds to type that sentence LOL (laugh out loud). A cheerful atmosphere with good food and drink was enjoyed by all. Food & Beverages Courtesy of: Cottonwood Village, Caring Transitions of Northern AZ, and Mountain Valley Regional Rehabilitation Hospital. Thank you to all attendees and to Debbie Stewart and Don Stewart for this successful event at Cottonwood Village.

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Posted On: 10/26/2017 - 12:00pm

Halloween Haunts Cottonwood Village Early

Wednesday November 25th Happy Hour at Cottonwood Village entertained costumed residents and staff with an hour of drinks, snacks, and live music by Sheila. Residents dressed up in an assortment of costumes from a Power Ranger to a Hard Core Biker chick. All seniors had a great time. Happy Hour happens every Wednesday and provides a much needed break from daily life it is open to all. Each week a different program is offered to residents and guests. Starting at 1:45 seating is limited. Cottonwood Village offers independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. Call us for more information or if you wish to attend a Happy Hour. You can email us at; or call 928-634-4229