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: 10/09/2018 to 10/19/2019
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: 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!

Date: 10/09/2018 to 11/04/2018
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Dessert Fair November 4th

Join us for the Independence Village Dessert Fair on Sunday, November 4th from 2:00pm - 4:00pm. Enjoy a variety of cakes, pies and cookies while listening to great entertainment. Visit our residents and enjoy a "sweet" afternoon. Call (919) 781-8226 to schedule a visit or for information.

Date: 06/13/2018 to 07/20/2018
2:00pm - 3:30pm


What It's Worth Event

Are you looking for something that is unusual or unique? Do you enjoy the "Antique's Roadshow" and the excitement of trying to guess what it's worth. Independence Village of Olde Raleigh and Caring Transitions of Raleigh, join together for a fun filled afternoon fashioned after that very popular show. Come join our residents as they and their treasures step into the spotlight. Our team of experts will research and present their findings on antiques, the unusual and a variety of items. Join us on Thursday, July 19th at 2:00pm for a great afternoon of fun. For more information contact our Activities Department at (919) 781-8226.

Date: 06/01/2018 to 06/08/2018

Moving Made Simple for Seniors

Join us on Thursday, June 7th at 2:00 - 4:00pm, or 6:00 - 8:00pm for two presentations on Moving Made Simple for Seniors. Listen to our panel of experts as they answer questions and discuss how to develop a successful plan for your next move. How to make the move - what come's first? how to discuss moving with your parents? How to organize your old and new home? Where do I start?
Real Estate, Professional Organizers, Movers and Mental Health professionals will answer your questions. Seating is Limited so RSVP is requested. Contact Donna at (919) 781-8226.


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

Posted On: 06/21/2017 - 4:00pm

Community Driver - David Keeps Residents Moving and Smiling

We have a new bus with a lift for trips to shopping and such.

We have a new Ford Flex to take residents to scheduled medical appointments.

Our driver helps keep our residents independent longer.