Shown, from left to right, are Greg A. Vital, president and CEO of Morning Pointe, Holly Metcalf, Executive Director of Morning Pointe of Chattanooga, and Matt Lea with the Mayor's Office for the City of Chattanooga.
The Chattanooga Mayor's office proclaimed it National Assisted Living Week at Morning Pointe of Chattanooga. Matt Lea with the mayor's office was on hand to read the official proclamation at Morning Pointe. National Assisted Living Week started on Sunday, and runs through Saturday.
This year's theme is 'Art for the Ages'. Each day, all of the Morning Pointe communities are showcasing special events for residents, family and friends as they celebrate the artist in everyone.
National Assisted Living Week Highlights at Morning Pointe
Morning Pointe of Chattanooga
7620 Shallowford Rd, Chattanooga 296-0097
Sept. 13, Thursday-Art of Music- Prime Time Choir at 10:30am, special luncheon for active duty soldiers and veterans., Medal of Honor display at 1:30
Sept. 14, Friday - Art of Display- Hunter Museum at 9:30am, Chattanooga Mom's Club at 10:30am
Sept. 15, Saturday-Walk to End Alzheimer's Memory Walk at 10 am, Riverpark, Chattanooga
Morning Pointe at Greenbriar Cove Assisted Living
9650 Leyland Drive, Ooltewah 396-6999
Sept. 13, Thursday-Art of Bee Keeping with Art Myers at 11am
Sept. 14, Friday -Art of Dance-Marimba by Ron Woolsey at 6pm
Sept. 15, Saturday - Walk to End Alzheimer's at 10am, Riverpark, Chattanooga
The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Collegedale
9300 Messinger Lane, Collegedale 396-4700
Sept. 13, Thursday - Hawaii - 3:00 Gallery of Hawaiian framed pictures by photographer Shirley Engel at 3pm, luau musicians and belly dancers
Sept. 14, Friday -Asia -Southern Adventist Asian Club, specialty food and art
Sept. 15 Saturday- Walk to End Alzheimer's at 10am, Riverpark,
Morning Pointe of Hixson
5501 Old Hixson Pike, Hixson 847-1370
Thursday, Sept. 13 -11:15 am- Art of Entertainment- Different live entertainers throughout the day leading up to the 3rd Annual Senior Idol Talent Show at 7:00 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 14 -11:00 am Art of Dance- East Ridge Senior Tappers, 2:00 pm Soddy Daisy seniors line dancers. 6:16 pm .Alicia's All Stars Dance Team
Saturday, Sept. 15- 10:00 am -Walk to End Alzheimer's -River Park,