The Woodlands of Columbus

5380 East Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43213
(866) 886-0819

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Community Life

The Woodlands of Columbus celebrates its residents with special activities, seminars and more throughout the year that bring our community together.  Intergenerational programming and family nights encourage residents to invite their loved ones to participate within the community. Our residents join with local senior center attendees for activities and take part in a number of seasonal activities including Columbus Clippers’ games, Buckeye Lake boat tours, Lynd’s Fruit Farm apple picking, picnics in the park and Christmas lights driving tours. We also offer a wide range of musical entertainment onsite. 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: 04/12/2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: The Woodlands of Columbus


Due to winter weather we had to postpone our first ever Tailgate Corn Hole Tournament and Fundraiser - we have rescheduled this event for April 12th from 12-3. This will still benefit Meals-On-Wheels of Franklin County. 100% of all monies raised will go directly to Life Care Alliance. To participate please register a team of two, cost is $25 per team. Light refreshments will be included and a Gift Basket Raffle during the event. Gem City Home Care is Co-Sponsoring this event with us! Cant make it? Still want to help? We will be accepting donations of any nomination. Please make checks payable to Meals-On-Wheels. If you have any additional questions about this benefit please contact Ashley.

Date: 04/21/2019
Location: The Woodlands of Columbus


It’s a time of rebirth and renewal. Whether you’re celebrating the arrival of spring, bunnies bearing eggs or the religious significance of Easter, our staff wishes all of you a wonderful holiday.

Easter Egg Coloring - In celebration of Easter we will be taking part of a age old tradition - Easter Egg Coloring! Come on down on April 17th and help us decorate some fun eggs!

Easter Hat Parade - Join us for our annual Easter Parade on April 19th! We all dress up in the silliest hats - decorated mostly by yourself and parade around The Woodlands! This has been one of Bridget’s age old traditions and is always a hoot!

Easter Dinner - We will be serving Easter Dinner on Sunday, April 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The menu will consist of Pork Medallions, Oven Roasted Chicken, Oven Roasted Redskins, Vegetable Medley, Salad and Dessert. Reservations are required for guests and the cost is $7 per person.

Date: 04/29/2019
10:00am - 10:45am

Location: The Woodlands of Columbus - Lobby

Columbus Metropolitan Library Visits

We are so happy to continue our library services with The Columbus Metro Library! They will be bringing 4 to 5 carts of books to us here in our home! You can come down and browse the 4 to 5 carts of books and check out any books that you desire. Return them the following month and grab a new book to read. Service will be just like going to the library except all you have to do is come down the dining room. We hope that everyone enjoys this great new service! If you have any questions please see Ashley.

April 1st - 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
April 29th - 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
June 3 - 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
July 29th - 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
August 26th - 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
September 23rd - 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
October 21st - 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
November 18th - 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
December 16th - 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Date: 03/21/2019
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Location: The Woodlands of Columbus


You are cordially invited to join us on THURSDAY, MARCH 21, AT 6 P.M. “The Diamond Brothers” Featuring Johnny Pond & Frankie Diamond. The Diamond Brothers are back to rock us again! They always perform an energetic, rocking show, singing the classic rock ’n’ roll tunes with a whole bunch of energy! This is our first Family Night of 2019 so be sure to put it on your calendar to join us! This is a great night to get to know one another better and strengthen The Woodlands Family relationship!
Please EMAIL, TEXT (614) 403-1002 or CALL (614) 755-7591. Reservations are required by 3/18.

Date: 03/14/2019

Location: The Woodlands of Columbus


Please join us for our annual “WEARIN’ OF THE GREEN” party on St. Patrick’s Day, Thursday, March 14th, at 2:00 p.m. with special entertainment provided by “Mike Cheatam and The Bag Pipers.” Join us for a fun-filled afternoon as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with our favorite leprechaun - Bridget. This is sure to be one special St. Patrick’s Day Party with lots of Luck and plenty of shenanigans. Be sure to wear your best green from head to toe! On this day we are all a little bit Irish!

Date: 02/28/2019
Location: The Woodlands of Columbus


We have a ton of fun things planned for February. Please feel free to come join us for any activity!

Show support for the women in your life on National Wear Red Day, Feb. 1st, by wearing red, and join the thousands of women who are choosing to reduce their personal risk for heart disease. Heart disease is the number one silent killer among women. Help us raise awareness and support this effort.

We will televise the Super Bowl in the Activity Room on Sunday, Feb. 3, at 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. For residents choosing to watch from their apartments, it will be televised on CBS, Channel 10.

Come dip some delicious treats in the Chocolate Fountain on Feb. 6th with Sheila from Kindred Hospice. Everything is better covered in chocolate.

You are cordially invited to join us for our Valentine’s Day Celebration on Friday, February 15th, with special entertainment provided by none other than “Michael Rose.” Voting will take place during the first two weeks of February to nominate our King and Queen.

Make a bird feeder your feathered friends will love: Spread peanut butter onto a bagel, covering it completely, then roll it in birdseed. String a piece of yarn through the hole so you can hang it outside a window and watch birds enjoy the feast. Join us as we make our very own bagel bird feeders on Wed., Feb. 27th in the activity room.