The Wellington at Arapaho

600 W. Arapaho Rd
Richardson, TX 75080
(866) 526-1940

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Community Life

The Wellington at Arapaho celebrates its residents with special activities, seminars and more throughout the year that bring our community together. Our knitting club makes blankets and caps for babies born at the county hospital. Residents also keep busy with happy hours, musical entertainment, resident council, history lecture series, book reviews, trivia and Vespers services. 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: 06/21/2018
Time:
2:00pm - 5:00pm

Location: The Wellington on Arapaho
Contact: ogoujat@capitalseniorliving.net

The Longest Day at the Wellington!

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Held on the summer solstice,
The Longest Day sees teams across the globe honor those facing Alzheimer's Disease with
STRENGTH, HEART and ENDURANCE!

On June 21, all of our communities will host an event to raise funds and awareness for the cause.

That is why on that day, the Wellington Retirement Community, its Staff and Residents will go PURPLE!

"Purple" is the official color for raising awareness for the Alzheimer disease and we are proud to take part in this important fundraising event!

Please support our fundraiser by joining us for a fun filled day of music, games, cake walk, baked goods sale and more.

Or Call us at (469) 330-2800 for more information on how to donate on our website!

Your donation is greatly appreciated!

Date: 05/30/2018
Time:
10:30am - 11:30am

Location: The Wellington at Arapaho
Contact: ogoujat@capitalseniorliving.net

Jessica Williams, Audiologist At The Wellington!

Join Dr. Jessica Williams, Audiologist on Wednesday, May 30 at 10:30am

for a complementary Hearing Screening, and answers to your questions.

She will bring the latest information on different topics and at the screening,

She will check and clean your hearing aids as well as checking your batteries to make sure

they are good and working properly. Dr. Williams will also do House Calls!

Please do not miss this important seminar. Everyone is welcome.

Call us at (469-330-2800) and we will reserve a seat for you. After her seminar be our guest for lunch!

Please note: The Medical Professionals who visit us and are our guest speakers,

will bring the lasted information and make sure that all questions are answered..

Date: 05/25/2018
Time:
3:00pm - 5:00pm

Location: The Wellington on Arapaho
Contact: ogoujat@capitalseniorliving.net

Lev Kardonsky, Classical Violinist at the Wellington!

At the age of 6, Lev Kardonsky discovered a passion for violin which he later turned into a successful career.

Graduating from Lithuanian State Conservatory with a Master's Degree in violin, he began his career by appearing with The City of Riga State Theater of Musical Comedy, The Latvian National Opera, and The Riga Ballet Theater.

Since his arrival to the US, Mr. Kardonsky performed as a member of the Fort Worth Symphony and the Fort Worth Opera. He also appeared in concert and performed in some of the finest clubs around the world.

Mr. Kardonsky was praised by audiences worldwide and received numerous awards for his accomplishments, including the Bicentennial award.

Articles about his career and personal life appeared in Time, Newsweek, Texas Monthly, and Associate Press.

Lev is a regular and favorite of the residents. We always have a full house!

If you happened to have missed Lev's last performance, be our guest Friday, May 25, at 3:00pm. Don't forget to stay for our Happy Hour at 4:00pm, followed by a delicious dinner at 5:00pm.

Make sure to call us at (469) 330-2800 to reserve your seat!

See you then!

Date: 05/17/2018
Time:
12:00pm - 2:30pm

Location: The Wellington At Arapaho
Contact: ogoujat@capitalseniorliving.net

Wellness Seminar and Lunch!

You are invited to be our guest for lunch Thursday, May 17 at 12:00pm for lunch and stay for our Wellness Seminar starting at 1:30pm. Come meet Lana, Occupational Therapist and Director of Rehab with Genesis Rehab Services.

Genesis is the leading provider of physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and wellness services for the older population.

It is also the second largest and strongest rehab organizations in the country, and it partners with skilled nursing centers, assisted living facilities, independent living facilities,

hospitals, home health companies, adult day care programs and outpatient clinics to provide comprehensive therapy services.

Join us for a delicious lunch and immediately following lunch join Lana for the lasted information on Wellness updates as well as a questions and answers.

Call us at (469) 330-2800 and we will reserve a seat for you!

Hope to see you there!

Date: 05/07/2018 to 05/30/2018
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: The Wellington at Arapaho
Contact: ogoujat@capitalseniorliving.net

Brain Challenges Through Activities

Be our guest every Monday at 2:00pm and Wednesday at 3:00pm and join Oly, Activity Director for BRAIN TEASE!

Let's keep our minds clear and alert through different activities that change every week.
For example:
Puzzles, Mind games
Rhyme Time, Optical Illusions
Jingles, History
Word Parts, Anagrams
Word Match and More!!

Let's challenge our BRAIN through RECALLECTION - REMEMBERANCE AND REMINISCEING..

We have added another day to Brain Tease...Wednesday! Be our guest every Monday and Wednesday and keep your mind sharp by "Jogging your Noggins"!

Remember....."THE MIND IS NOT A VESSEL TO BE FILLED, BUT A FIRE TO BE KINDLED." - Plutarch

"Use it or Loose it".

See you there!

Call us and we will reserve your spot! (469)330-2800

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Posted On: 06/14/2018 - 11:15pm

Alzheimer's Association Fundraiser: The Longest Day

On June 21, 2018, the longest day of the year and summer solstice, dozens of people from our community will come together to show their love for those affected by Alzheimer's disease. You can be one of them. Join us Thursday, June 21 a fun-filled day of activities to raise money and awareness to fight Alzheimer’s.

Throughout May and June, we’ll be accepting donations on behalf of the Alzheimer’s Association to support research, caregivers and those affected by Alzheimer’s. You can get involved by making at donations at the link below. We look forward to seeing you on June 21!

Bringing Generations Together Through Music
Posted On: 04/14/2018 - 11:30am

Bringing Generations Together Through Music

A new weekly music-making experience is now being offered at our community!  Capital Senior Living is bringing Music Together®, an international early childhood music organization, and one of its popular music classes for young children to Charlotte Square. The Generations class is a 45-minute music experience where a teacher leads the group in song, musical games and activities.  Children, newborn to age 5, their caregivers and our residents come together for music-making experiences designed to build relationships across generations and bring joy to your soul.

Classes are every Wednesday at 10:30am.  For more information on Music Together, visit the website below.

Posted On: 01/31/2018 - 10:30am

ClearLife Hearing

Join Dr. Jessica Williams, Audiologist on Wednesday, January at 10:30am

for a complementary Hearing Screening, and answers to your questions.

She will bring the latest information on different topics and at the screening,

She will check and clean your hearing aids as well as checking your batteries to make sure

they are good and working properly. Dr. Williams will also do House Calls!

Please do not miss this important seminar. Everyone is welcome.

Call us at (469-330-2800) and we will reserve a seat for you. After her seminar be our guest for lunch!

Please note: The Medical Professionals who visit us and are our guest speakers,

will bring the lasted information and make sure that all questions are answered..