At Vista Prairie Communities, there is no typical “day in the life.” Each of our communities maintains a steady schedule of activities, events, and outings that make every day unique and interesting. With something new happening every day, our residents don’t have time to get bored! Here’s just a sampling of some recent events and activities that make life at Vista Prairie Communities so fulfilling.
Halloween Party at Copperleaf
The annual Halloween Party at Copperleaf in Willmar, MN featured trick or treating, themed Halloween games, a piñata, a costume contest, and plenty of fun Halloween decorations! View photos from this festive event on the Copperleaf Facebook page.
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Puppy Social Hour at Fieldcrest
A couple weeks ago, the residents at Fieldcrest in Sheldon, IA had some very special—and affectionate—visitors. Local pet store The Dog House brought some puppies to the community for an hour of socializing and cuddles! Visit the Fieldcrest Facebook page to see the big smiles the puppy love brought to our residents’ faces.
Scarecrow Stuffing Contest at Goldfinch Estates
Residents at Goldfinch Estates in Fairmont, MN recently got in the autumn spirit by participating in a scarecrow stuffing contest! The residents and staff worked together to get really creative. Head to the Facebook album to see their creations.
Horse Drawn Wagon Ride at Manor House
On a beautiful fall day last week, Manor House residents in Grand Rapids, MN took advantage of the sunny weather and enjoyed a Belgian horse drawn wagon ride through town. The group shared lap blankets to keep warm as they took a tour of their neighborhood from a new perspective. You can watch a video of the group setting out on Facebook.
Free Community Breakfast at Garnette Gardens
The last Friday of every month, Garnette Gardens in Redwood Falls hosts a free community breakfast. Residents and members of the local community gather in the dining room to enjoy tasty breakfast treats cooked up by the Garnette Gardens culinary team. Join them for the next one on October 28 from 7-9am, or check their Facebook page for details about future events.
We want to extend a big thank you to our wonderful activities teams that work hard to keep community life fun, fresh, and exciting at all of our communities! Our residents benefit from your creativity and energy every day.