Lumber Jack Party

Solstice at Bangor hosted a socially-distant lumber jack party. Games included a pie-eating contest, word searches and many other fun activities. Check out the photos from the event.

Vibrant Life Updates

We’ve been clowning around at Solstice at Bangor! Check out the photos from Clown Day and our rockin’ Elvis bingo.

Senior-Friendly Courses

At Solstice, we encourage our residents to live vibrantly and invest time in their interests and hobbies. One of the best parts of making the move to a senior living community is the time and support to learn new things!  Many companies specialize in online courses to explore your interests and undiscovered passions, which is a great option given in-person …

Opportunities To Volunteer for Seniors

Volunteering with an organization is a wonderful way to reengage with the people and things that matter to you and you’re passionate about. Many organizations are looking for seniors to become volunteers and bring their experience to those they serve. This year, due to the pandemic, many volunteer opportunities that would normally take place in person have transitioned to virtual …

Happy Holidays from Solstice Senior Living

This year has been full of change, but we hope that you were able to find joy and happiness despite the challenges. 2020 has been a year of change, and this holiday season we want to take a moment to express our gratitude to all who have been with us as we’ve grown and adapted. As we reflect on this …

Crafting Through the Holidays

The holiday season is finally here! If you are looking to add some festive cheer to your apartment, check out these adorable craft ideas.  Winter Wreaths Wreaths are one of the best crafts to add holiday cheer to your space. Spruce up your door and entryway with a variety of different materials, including pinecones, pom poms, garland, paint and more. …

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday season is finally here! This year in particular, many people are turning to online shopping to find presents for their loved ones. Check out our tips for making the best of your online shopping experience. Look Before You Buy When surfing websites like Amazon or eBay, it is very likely you will see more than one vendor selling …

Thanksgiving Is a Time To Be Grateful

Thanksgiving is a special time to reflect and give thanks with those you love. Although it’s going to look a little different this year, our Solstice Senior Living communities are dedicated to creating a safe and special Thanksgiving celebration for every resident to enjoy.  Our ElevateⓇ dining program is creating delicious and nutritious meals for residents to enjoy, and our …

Margaret Kleinmann Receives Dr. Evan Calkin’s Meritorious Service Award

Solstice Senior Living at East Amherst’s executive director, Margaret Kleinmann, was named a 2020 recipient of the Network in Aging Award, earning the Meritorious Service Award.  The Network in Aging of WNY, Inc., was founded in 1981 by a network of people committed to improving the quality of life for older persons in Western New York. Each year, The Network …