Independence Village of Olde Raleigh

3113 Charles B. Root Wynd
Raleigh, NC 27612
(877) 931-8238

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Community Life

Independence Village of Olde Raleigh celebrates its residents with special activities, seminars and monthly support groups that bring our community together. 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: 11/04/2019

Calling All Bridge Players and "Want to Be's"

Do you play bridge? Independence Village of Olde Raleigh has a very active bridge club. Call our Activities Department at (919) 781-8226 and we'll set up a table for you to join.
Want to learn how to play bridge? Our resident instructors meet weekly with new students and those needing a refresher to go over the basics of playing bridge. Call our Activities Department at (919) 781-8226 and we'll schedule your class.

Date: 11/15/2019
8:30am - 10:00pm


Monthly Veterans Coffee Social

Join us each month from 8:30am - 10:00am at Independence Village of Olde Raleigh for our Veterans Coffee Social. All veterans, of any age or service background are invited to join us the third Friday of each month to connect with other veterans, swap tales and enjoy FREE coffee, donuts and friends. Monthly drawings held for great prizes.

Date: 12/13/2018


Annual Candlelight Dinner

All residents are cordially invited to attend our Annual Candlelight Dinner scheduled for Thursday, December 13th at 5:00pm. Dress in your holiday best and enjoy a beautiful evening as we celebrate YOU!

Date: 12/08/2018


Breakfast with Santa Saturday, December 8th 9:00am

Share a magical morning with Santa and Mrs. Claus on Saturday, December 8th beginning at 9:00am at Independence Village of Olde Raleigh.

Enjoy a delicious Pancake Breakfast, Coloring Book, Holiday Treat Bag, Gift and Photo with Santa and Christmas Caroling with our residents.

All for just $5.00 per person. Be sure to RSVP before December 5th as seating is limited!
Call (919) 781-8226

Date: 12/06/2018


Chanukah Menorah Lighting Event

Independence Village of Olde Raleigh and Raleigh-Cary Jewish Family Services present the Chanukah Menorah Lighting Event. The lighting will take place in our private dining room and begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, December 6th. All are welcome to join us for traditional Chanukah goodies, learning and conversation. For more information contact Connie at (919) 781-8226 or email

Date: 11/14/2018

Seniors Got Talent Show

Visit Independence Village for the show of a lifetime as we present, "Seniors Got Talent". Our seniors will display their vocal, musical and craft talents on Wednesday, November 14th at 3:00pm. Come early at 2:30 and start your afternoon of entertainment with a scoop of hand-dipped ice cream. Visit Independence Village of Olde Raleigh and see why so many seniors call this their home.

Date: 10/09/2018 to 10/18/2018
10:00am - 2:00pm


Fall Festival October 18th

Our annual Fall Festival is scheduled for Thursday, October 18th from 10:00am - 2:00pm. Get a head start on your Christmas shopping. Local vendors will have jewelry, Scentsy, Organic Soap, Avon, gifts, arts and crafts and so much more. Homemade Pies - $10 each BBQ Lunch starting at 12:30PM FOR ONLY $8 a plate. Entertainment by ZEKE at 10:00am Visit Independence Village of Olde Raleigh - mark your calendars for a great time!


Posted On: 11/04/2018 - 3:30pm

Independence Village Dessert Fair

The Independence Village of Olde Raleigh Dessert Fair was a great success. Residents, families and future families enjoyed a variety of cakes, pies, cookies and sweets will being entertained and enjoyed great company. Thank you to all our food service staff who baked and the families who made this a great success!

Posted On: 09/24/2018 - 12:00pm

End of Summer Picnic

Residents enjoyed our End of Summer Celebration picnic at Laurel Hills park Friday, September 21st. Everyone enjoyed fried chicken, potato salad, tomato sandwiches and chocolate cake. Good food, Great company and a wonderful time! Goodbye Summer, Hello Fall.

Posted On: 09/21/2018 - 8:30am

Veterans Coffee Social

Enjoyed our first Veterans Coffee Social on Friday, September 21st. Our resident veterans enjoyed the company of other veterans who were able to join us. The Veterans Coffee Social is held the third Friday of each month at Independence Village of Olde Raleigh from 8:30am - 10:00am. This event is free and open to the public.

Posted On: 07/14/2018 - 9:45pm

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 Independence Village of Olde Raleigh. 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 Monday at 10:30am.  For more information on Music Together, visit the website below.

Posted On: 05/30/2018 - 2:30pm

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 at 2:00pm for a fun-filled day of Games, Kissing Booth, Mini Walk and Bake-Sale and fun to raise money and awareness to fight Alzheimer’s.

Need to write a note? We also have notecards made by our residents available for purchase 12 cards and envelopes just $10!

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. To join the fight, donate online at We look forward to seeing you on June 21!

Questions about how you or your organization can get involved? Contact Connie at 919-781-8226 or