Category Archives: Activities

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Thousands attended the Walk to End Alzheimer’s in St. Louis on September 6 to support the more than 5 million Americans that have Alzheimer’s. Dava Elias-Dotzenrod, Executive Director at Richmond Terrace walked with her family and co-workers. “I have participated in the walk for years in support of my residents. However, since my first walk […]

LSS Day at the Edwards Jones Dome

Got a football fan on Your Christmas list? Here’s something that’s sure to be a hit (and not the helmet-to-helmet kind). Lutheran Senior Services and the St Louis Rams have teamed up to offer a great deal on packages to attend the final home game of the 2011 season, when the Rams take on the […]

Keeping your body lean can keep your brain beefy

From the Alliance for Aging Research: “Researchers from UCLA and the University of Pittsburgh have found more support for the benefits of exercise on dementia. “They found that older, overweight and obese adults with high body mass index (BMI) ratings had significantly smaller brains than those of a healthier weight. The decrease in brain size […]

The Gold Standard: The Meramec Bluffers are Olympic Champions at Water Volleyball

There’s a lot of pressure that comes with being the best. But if the Meramec Bluffers feel it, they sure don’t show it. In 2009, the water volleyball team took home gold medals from the St. Louis Senior Olympics, edging out Laclede Groves — another Lutheran Senior Services (LSS) community. While the 2010 games are […]