Special Events and Activities
Hollenbeck Palms Special Events at a Glance 2014
Hollenbeck Palms Activity Department
  • Activity Office - 323-263-1005
  • Dennis Hiebert - Activity Coordinator - 323-263-1005
  • Loretta Haro ~ Residential Activity Director ~ 323-263-2834
  • Elivier Sanchez ~ Assisted Living Activity Director ~ 323-263-1005
  • * All educational and entertainment events are for the residential and assisted residential residents of Hollenbeck Palms and their invited guests.
  • *All events are subject to change. Check website monthly or monthly calendars and dinner announcements for any changes and additions.
  • *Hollenbeck Palms' Skilled Nursing offers a 7-day-per-week activity schedule along with special events that are designed specifically to meet the needs of the Skilled Nursing residents.

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Exercise schedule
JANUARY 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Thursday, 2 and 16 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 10:15 AM Rose Parlor
Friday, 4 ~ "Come Hear the New Activity Plans for 2014" with Dennis, Hiebert, Loretta Haro and Elivier Sanchez 1:30 PM Activity Room
Tuesday, 7 and 21 Domino Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 8 Square Dancing with Sylvester Nealon 11:00 AM each Wednesday
Wednesday & Thursday, 8 & 9 "Girls Today, Women Tomorrow return to help residents take down the "Twelve Trees of Christmas" Meet in the Activity Room
Wednesday, 8 "Buddhism & Japanese Culture" with Tom Kurai 3:00 PM Parlor
Thursday, 9 LA Opera presents "Billy Budd" ~ Guest Speaker Dick Hutman
Thursday, 9 and Tuesday, 28 Table Tennis facilitated by Irena Jestkova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 1:30 PM Activity Room
Friday, 10 Catholic Mass with Father Jesse Montes 10:00 AM Second Friday
Friday, 10 Ceramics Class with Elizabeth Aguayo 3:00 PM Meets Every Friday
Monday, 13 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM Rose Parlor
Tuesday, 14 Bazaar ~ Used Items for Sale ~ Open to Public 9:15 to 10:30 AM
Tuesday, 14 January Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room
Tuesday, 14 Country Music Show with Vocalist George Baptist 1:30 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 16 & 30 "Choralmania" with Miki Yamashita and Daniel Redfeld. Sponsored by the Los Angeles Community Opera Chorus Network. 1:30 PM
Sunday, 19 "Film and Faith" ~ Discussion Group with Betty Fogt and Chaplain Dwayne ~ "Shadowlands" 1:30 PM Magnolia Court Lounge
Tuesday, 21 Monthly Card & Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Tuesday, 21 Domino Club Award Presentations by Lorenzo 3:00 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 23 Violin Concert by Elizabeth Pitcairn with Pianist Valeriya 6:15 PM
Friday, 24 Association Meeting ~ Speaker: Jackie Small, Food Director 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 28 CareMore Bingo with Joana Munos 1:30 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 30 Board Bus to Restaurant for "Taste of Asia" Board at 11:00 AM
Friday, 31 Chinese New Year's Buffet 12:20 PM Dining Room ~ Bistro is closed
Friday, 31 Board Bus to Chinese American Museum Board at 1:30 PM
FEBRUARY 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Saturday, 1 Mystery Sweetheart Photo Display Opens ~ Venetian Display Cabinets
Sunday, 2 Annual Candelaria Party 2:30 PM Activity Room
Monday, 3 Variety Music Show with Vocalist Gerri Iris 1:30 PM Activity Room
Tuesday, 4 & 18 Table Tennis facilitated by Irena Jestkova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 11:00 AM
Tuesday, 4 "The Butterfly Boutique" ~ Sale with Anriette Pirian 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 4 and 18 Domino Club meets with Lorenzo York Activity Room
Wednesday, 5 Square Dancing with Sylvester Nealon 11:00 AM each Wednesday
Thursday, 6 and 20 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 10:15 AM Rose Parlor
Thursday, 6 "China vs. India" ~ Lecture by Dr. Harold Sunoo 1:30 PM Activity Room
Friday, 7 "Drum for Goodness Sake" Musical Exercises with Sherice Recke 1:30 PM
Friday, 7 Ceramics Class with Elizabeth Aguayo 3:00 PM Meets Every Friday
Friday, 7 Catholic Mass with Father Richard Hoynes 10:00 AM 1st, 3rd & 4th Fridays
Sunday, 9 Classical Guitar Recital by USC Music Students 11:30 AM Parlor
Monday, 10 Comedy Improvisation with Suzanne Kent 11:00 AM Library
Monday, 10 and 24 New Art Classes with Cap and Kitty Scalzo 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Monday, 10 and 24 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM Rose Parlor
Tuesday, 11 Bazaar ~ Used Items for Sale ~ Open to Public 9:15 to 10:30 AM
Tuesday, 11 February Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room
Tuesday, 11 "One-Man Comedy Show" with Michael Sherman 1:30 PM
Wednesday, 12 "Buddhism and Japanese Culture" by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Thursday, 13 LA Opera Speakers Series ~ "Lucia de Lammermoor". Guest Speaker, Leonard Lipman. 10:30 AM Learning Center
Thursday, 13 & 27 "Choralmania" with Miki Yamashita and Daniel Redfeld. Sponsored by the Los Angeles Community Opera Chorus Network. 1:30 PM
Friday, 14 Catholic Mass with Father Jesse Montes 10:00 AM Second Friday
Friday, 14 Today Names are added to Valentine Mystery Sweetheart Display
Friday, 14 "Love Songs of the Rat Pack Era" ~ Mr. Steve Waddington 1:30 PM on stage Hollenbeck Chapel
Friday, 14 Valentine Sweetheart Dance 6:30 PM Activity Room
Sunday, 16 "Film and Faith" ~ Discussion Group with Betty Fogt and Chaplain Dwayne 1:30 PM Magnolia Court Lounge
Tuesday, 18 Monthly Card and Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 19 USC Max Gluck Foundation presents "Kaleidoscope Trio" Featuring Guitar, Violin and Clarinet 11:00 AM Activity Room
Thursday, 20 One-Woman Stand-up Comedy Show with Karen Krantz 1:30 PM
Thursday, 20 CalState Lifelong Learning Program ~ "George Washington" by Professor Donald Dewey 11:00 AM Activity Room
Friday, 21 "Great Moments in the Theater" with Allan Gruener 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 25 CareMore Bingo with Joana Munos 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 26 "Wish Workshop" with Roosevelt High School Students From College Track Boyle Heights 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM Activity Room
March 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Sunday, 2 & 16 Classical Guitar Recital by USC Music Students 11:30 AM
Monday, 3 Violin Concert by Miss Goeun Shin 4:30 PM Rose Parlor
Tuesday, 4 "Fat Tuesday Buffet" 12:20 PM Dining Room ~ Bistro is closed
Tuesday, 4 & 18 Table Tennis facilitated by Irena Jestkova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 11:00 AM
Tuesday, 4 and 17 Domino Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 5 Ash Wednesday Service with Father Richard Hoynes 10:00 AM
Thursday, 6 and 20 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 10:15 AM Rose Parlor
Thursday, 6, 13 & 20 "Choralmania" with Miki Yamashita and Daniel Redfeld. Sponsored by the Los Angeles Community Opera Chorus Network 1:30 PM
Friday, 7 Ceramics Class with Elizabeth Aguayo 3:00 PM Meets Every Friday
Friday, 7 Catholic Mass with Father Richard Hoynes 10:00 AM 1st, 3rd & 4th Fridays
Friday, 7 Silk Scarf Painting Workshop with Rhea Vittal 1:30 to 3:00 PM
Friday, 7 Pasadena Art Museum Board Bus at 1:30 PM
Saturday 8 "Pamper Me" Spa with Girl Scouts #14175 1:30 PM Activity Room
Saturday 8 Don't Forget ~ Change Clocks Tonight ~ Spring Forward One Hour
Monday, 10 and 24 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:15 PM A Parlor
Monday, 10 and 24 New Art Classes with Cap and Kitty Scalzo 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Tuesday, 11 Bazaar ~ Used Items for Sale ~ Open to Public 9:15 to 10:30 AM
Tuesday, 11 March Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room
Tuesday 11 Birthday Show with Dorothy Camarce 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 12 "Savor the Flavor" ~ Nutrition and Fitness Fair 1:30 PM
Wednesday, 12 "Buddhism and Japanese Culture" by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Thursday, 13 L A Opera Speaker Series ~ "The Enchanted Island" ~ Speakers: David Rosenbloom and Linda Chiavaroli 10:30 AM Learning Center
Friday 14 Catholic Mass with Father Jesse Montes 10:00 AM Second Friday
Sunday, 16 "Film and Faith" ~ Discussion Group with Betty Fogt and Chaplain Dwayne 1:30 PM Magnolia Court Lounge
Monday, 17 St Patrick's Irish Buffet 12:00 to 1:15 PM Bistro is closed
Monday, 17 Mark Cole at the Piano Singing Irish Songs and More 2:00 PM
Tuesday, 18 Monthly Card & Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Tuesday & Wednesday, 18 & 19 Choralmania members rehearse for "Jonah and the Whale" at Our Lady of Angeles Cathedral. Evening transportation will be provided.
Friday, 21 Presentation Regarding the New 6th Street Bridge by Rocio Hernandez of Councilman Huizar's Office 1:30 PM Activity Room
Saturday & Sunday, 22 & 23 Hollenbeck Choralmania members perform in chorus "Jonah and the Whale" at Our Lady of Angeles Cathedral. More information will be coming regarding this performance.
Saturday, 22 Annual Spring Brunch ~ Family and Friends Invited 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Tuesday, 25 CareMore Bingo with Joana Munos 1:30 PM Activity Room
Tuesday, 25 Special Art Class with Guest Artist Susan Whitley-Bull 1:30 PM
Wednesday, 26 "Spring Fling" ~ Square Dance Party with the "Guys and Dolls" and the "Heels and Soles" ~ Sylvester Nealon, Caller 1:30 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 27 Comedy Improvisation Workshop with Suzanne Kent 11:00 AM
Friday, 28 Resident Association Meeting ~ Guest Speaker from Congressman Becerra's Office ~ "Impact of the Affordable Care Act" 1:30 PM Activity Room
Monday, 31 "Keeping Your Eyes Healthy" ~ Presentation by Emily He of "Vision for Vision" 1:30 PM Activity Room
April 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Tuesday, 1 April Fool's Day ~ "Funny Comedy and Music Show" with Comedian Perry Kurtz 1:30 PM Activity Room
Tuesday, 1 and 15 Domino Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Tuesday, 1 and 15 Table Tennis facilitated by Irena Jestkova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 11:00 AM
Thursday 3 and 17 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 10:15 AM Rose Parlor
Thursday 3 and 17 "Choralmania" with Miki Yamashita and Daniel Redfeld. Sponsored by the Los Angeles Community Opera Chorus Network. 1:30 PM
Friday, 4 Ceramic Workshops with Elizabeth Aguayo 3:00 PM every Friday
Friday, 4 SAS Shoe Shopping Board Bus at 1:30 PM See sign-up book
Saturday, 5 Vintage Fashions of the 1900's ~ Fashion Show presented by the Modern Students of the World of Vintage Fashions 1:30 PM Activity Room
Sunday, 6 & 27 Classical Guitar Recital by USC Music Students 11:30 AM
Monday, 7 "STEPS ~ the Journey of the Soul" ~ Dennis Hiebert shares his experience of his 29th trip to India 1:30 PM Activity Room
Monday, 14 and 28 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM Rose Parlor
Monday, 14 and 28 Watercolor Classes with Cap and Kitty Scalzo 1:30 to 3:30 PM
Tuesday, 8 Bazaar ~ Used Items for Sale ~ Open to Public 9:15 to 10:30 AM
Tuesday, 8 April Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room
Tuesday, 8 Birthday Show with Ms. Ronnie Jayne 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 9 "Buddhism and Japanese Culture" by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Wednesday, 9 Follow-up to the "Wish of a Lifetime" project with the Roosevelt High School College Track Students 4:00 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 10 L A Opera Guest Speaker Series ~ "Thais" by Jules Massenet. Guest Speaker, Ray Busmann. 10:30 AM Learning Center
Thursday, 10 Easter Egg Hunt with PUENTE Children & Easter Bunny 1:30 PM Palm Plaza around the Fountain
Friday, 11 Catholic Mass with Father Jesse Montes 10:00 AM Second Friday
Friday, 11 National Volunteer Recognition Program 1:30 PM Activity Room
Sunday, 13 Palm Sunday Service with Chaplain Dwayne 3:30 PM Chapel
Monday, 14 USC Max Gluck Foundation presents "Kaleidoscope Trio" Featuring Guitar, Violin and Clarinet 11:00 AM Activity Room
Tuesday, 15 Monthly Card & Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 17 CalState Lifelong Learning Program ~ "Life on Other Planets?" with Professor Martin Epstein 11:00 AM Activity Room
Friday, 18 Annual Easter Pageant featuring Hollenbeck residents, staff and volunteers. Directed by Elivier Sanchez and Loretta Haro 2:00 PM Activity Room
Saturday, 19 Coloring of 200 Hardboiled Easter Eggs for Easter Sunday 1:30 PM
Sunday, 20 Easter Sunday Service with Chaplain Dwayne 3:30 PM Chapel
Sunday, 20 Film and Faith" ~ Discussion Group with Betty Fogt and Chaplain Dwayne 1:30 PM Magnolia Court Lounge
Thursday, 24 "Fashions to You" Women's Clothing Sale with Neil Neuman 9:30 AM
Friday, 25 "Drum for Goodness Sake" Exercises with Sherice Recke 1:30 PM
Saturday, 26 Caltech Jazz Festival and Picnic Board Bus at 12:00 PM
Tuesday, 29 CareMore Bingo with Joana Munos 1:30 PM Activity Room
May 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Thursday, 1 & 15 "Choralmania" with Miki Yamashita and Daniel Redfeld. Sponsored by the Los Angeles Community Opera Chorus Network. 1:30 PM
Thursday 1 and 15 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 10:15 AM Rose Parlor
Saturday, 3 91st Annual Outdoor Ramona Pageant Board bus at 10:00 AM
Monday, 5 Cinco de Mayo Celebration ~ Mexican Buffet 12:15 PM Dining Room
Monday, 5 Performance by Mariachi Los Munecos 1:30 PM Chapel
Tuesday, 6 and 20 Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 8 LA Opera Presentation ~ "A Streetcar Named Desire" with Guest Speaker Anne Russell Sullivan 10:30 AM Learning Center
Thursday, 8 "Keeping Your Eyes Healthy"~ Presentation by Emily He of "Vision for Vision" 1:30 PM Activity Room
Friday 9 Catholic Mass with Father Jesse Montes 10:00 AM Second Friday
Friday, 9 Mother's Day Program with Saul Jacobs and Bob Lipson ~ "Let's Hear It For The Ladies" 1:30 PM Activity Room
Monday, 12 and 26 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM A Parlor
Monday, 12 and 26 Watercolor Classes with Cap and Kitty Scalzo 1:30 to 3:30 PM
Tuesday, 13 Violin Concert by Ken Aiso ~ Valeriya at the piano 6:15 PM Parlor
Tuesday, 13 Bazaar ~ Used Items for Sale ~ Open to Public 9:15 to 10:30 AM
Tuesday, 13 May Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room ~ Bistro closed
Tuesday, 13 Birthday Show with Vocalist Saira Frank 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 14 "Buddhism and Japanese Culture" by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Friday, 16 Rubber Stamp Art Workshop with Loren Kantor 1:30 PM
Sunday, 18 42nd Annual Loren L. Zachary National Vocal Competition for Young Opera Singers Grand Final Concert at the Wilshire Ebel Board bus at 11:00 AM
Tuesday, 20 Monthly Card & Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Tuesday, 20 Annual Ebell Choral Spring Concert 11:15 AM Activity Room
Wednesday, 21 "Big Hands, Little Hands Project" with the Roosevelt High School College Track Students 4:00 PM Activity Room
Friday, 23 Association Meeting ~ Annual Budget Report with William Heideman, Morris Shockley and Jonny Young 1:30 PM Activity Rom
Monday, 26 Memorial Day Holiday Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM
Tuesday 27 CareMore Bingo with Joana Munos 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 28 National Senior Fitness Recognition and Awards Program with Hollenbeck Fitness Club Sponsor, Dr. Marian Fedak 1:30 PM
JUNE 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Monday, 2 and 16 Table Tennis facilitated by Elie Zainabudinova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 3 and 17 Domino Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 4 Braille Institute presents "The Ambassadors of Music" 11:00 AM
Thursday, 5 and 19 "Choralmania" with Miki Yamashita and Daniel Redfeld. Sponsored by the Los Angeles Community Opera Chorus Network. 6:15 PM
Thursday, 5 and 19 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 11:00 AM Rose Parlor
Saturday, 7 International Day with Girl Scouts # 14175 Featuring International Costumes and Refreshments 1:30 PM Activity Room
Monday, 9 and 23 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM A Parlor
Monday, 9 and 23 Watercolor Classes with Cap and Kitty Scalzo 1:30 to 3:30 PM
Tuesday, 10 Final Bazaar ~ Open to Public 9:15 to 10:30 AM ~ Reopens in October
Tuesday, 10 June Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room
Tuesday, 10 Birthday Show with Mark Cole at the Grand Piano (with Guest Vocalist Rod McCarey) 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 11 "Backyard on the Bayou" ~ Outdoor Dining with the Sounds of New Orleans with the Brandon Sherman Jazz Quartet Music at 4:00 PM ~ Supper at 5:00 PM Palm Plaza
Wednesday, 11 "Buddhism and Japanese Culture" by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Thursday, 12 "L A Opera 2014 - 2015 Season Preview" ~ Guest Speaker Tanya Len 10:30 AM Learning Center
Thursday, 12 "Wish of a Lifetime" Celebration for Betts Hall her repaired violin with the students of Roosevelt High School College Track 1:30 PM Chapel
Thursday, 12 Los Angeles Opera presents "Songs in the Key of Los Angeles" Featuring Music of the 1840s through the 1950s 3:30 PM Activity Room
Friday, 13 Catholic Mass with Father Jesse Montes 10:00 AM Second Friday
Friday, 13 Celebrating Father's Day and Flag Day with Vince Brocato 1:30 PM Activity Room
Saturday, 14 Music Recital: Students of Mr. Getachew Kassa 11:00 AM Chapel
Tuesday, 17 Monthly Card & Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 18 New Members' Reception and Member Referral Recognition

4:00 PM ~ Photographs in the Rose Parlor

4:30 PM ~ Resident Welcome Reception Line ~ Rose Parlor

5:15 PM ~ Prime Rib Supper ~ Grand Dining Room

6:15 PM ~ Brief Hollenbeck History by William Heideman ~ Chapel

6:30 PM ~ Entertainment ~ "Easy Listening Music" with "The Ultimate Duo"
Vocalist Roland Valentino and Pianist Gale Stoddard ~ Chapel
4:00 to 6:30 PM Rose Parlor / Grand Dining Room / Chapel
Thursday, 19 Horses Races at Santa Anita Race Track Board bus at 11:00 AM
Thursday, 19 CalState Lifelong Learning Program presents "Global Warming / Climate Change" Panel with Dr. Joseph Casanova, Professor of Chemistry, Dr. Theodore Crovello, Research Professor of Biological Sciences ~ Dr. Martin Epstein, Professor of Physics and Dr. Harold Goldwhite, Professor of Chemistry. Panel Facilitator, Dr. Peter Brier, Professor of English. 1:30 PM Activity Room
Saturday, 21 Summer Brunch 12:00 to 1:15 PM Dining Room ~ Bistro is closed
Tuesday 24 CareMore Bingo with Joana Munos 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday 25 Creative Craft Project with the Roosevelt High School College Track Students 4:00 PM Activity Room
Thursday 26 Recognition and Appreciation Luncheon for the Bazaar Workers
Friday, 27 "Drum for Goodness Sake" Exercises with Sherice Recke 1:30 PM
Saturday, 28 Wedding Fashion Show with Girl Scouts # 14175 1:30 PM
Monday, 30 "Adventure to the Sierra" with Doug Mackenzie 1:30 PM Activity Room
JULY 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Tuesday, 1 and 15 Domino Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 3 and 17 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 11:00 AM Rose Parlor
Thursday, 3 Independence Day Program with Saul Jacobs and Bob Lipson ~ "Salute to Yankee Doodle and Other Patriots" 1:30 PM Activity Room
Monday, 7 and 21 Table Tennis facilitated by Elie Zainabudinova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 8 July Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room ~ Bistro is closed
Tuesday, 8 Birthday Show with Vocalist and Comedian Cali Rose 1:30 PM
Wednesday, 9 "Buddhism and Japanese Culture" by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Friday, 11 Catholic Mass with Father Jessie Montes 10:00 AM
Sunday, 13 Alecia Ramirez and SingFit Sing-a-Long 11:00 AM Rose Parlor
Monday, 14 and 28 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM Rose Parlor
Monday, 14 and 28 Watercolor Classes with Cap and Kitty Scalzo 1:30 to 3:30 PM
Tuesday, 15 Monthly Card & Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 16 Annual Family Night Buffet ~ "Take Me Out to the Ballgame"
Live Music and Fun with Vocalist Peter Hubner on Keyboard
5:00 PM Grand Dining Room ~ The Bistro is closed this evening.
Thursday, 17 Annual Topanga Beach Picnic Board Bus at 9:30 AM
Friday, 18 Rubber Stamp Art Workshop with Loren Kantor 1:30 PM
Saturday, 19 Classical Piano Concert with Allison Legg 4:00 PM Parlor
Tuesday, 22 "Pretty Shiny Things Jewelry Boutique" with Mr. Kenn Fry featuring unique handcrafted jewelry from around the world 1:30 to 3:00 PM
Thursday, 24 Comedy Improvisation with Suzanne Kent 11:00 AM Activity Room
Friday, 25 Resident Association Meeting ~ Employee Scholarships Announced 1:30 PM Activity Room
Sunday, 27 Alecia Ramirez and SingFit Sing-a-Long 11:00 AM Rose Parlor
Tuesday, 29 CareMore Bingo with Joana Munos 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 30 Creative Interactive Project with Roosevelt College Track Students 4:00 PM Activity Room
AUGUST 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Friday, 1 SAS Shoe Shopping in Pasadena Board bus at 1:30 PM
Monday, 4 and 18 Table Tennis facilitated by Elie Zainabudinova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 5 Boyle Heights History Display by Victoria Torres and the Boyle Heights Historical Society 1:30 PM Rose Parlor
Tuesday, 5 and 19 Domino Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 6 Luau & South Pacific Show: Mark Cole & Ensemble 1:30 PM Show
Thursday, 7 "One-Man Comedy Show with a Cast of Thousands" featuring Michael Sherman, Comedian and Celebrity Impersonator 1:30 PM
Thursday, 7 and 21 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 10:15 AM Rose Parlor
Friday, 8 Catholic Mass with Father Jessie Montes 10:00 AM Second Friday
Friday, 8 Rubber Stamp Art Workshop with Loren Kantor 1:30 PM
Friday, 8 Violin Concert by Elizabeth Pitcairn. Valeria Morgovskaya at the grand piano. 4:00 PM Rose Parlor
Monday, 11 and 25 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM Rose Parlor
Monday, 11 and 25 Watercolor Classes with Cap and Kitty Scalzo 1:30 to 3:30 PM
Tuesday, 12 "One Woman Show" by Ronnie Jayne 1:30 PM Activity Room
Tuesday, 12 August Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room
Wednesday, 13 "Buddhism and Japanese Culture" by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Wednesday, 13 "The Summer Games at Legg Lake" Sponsored by the Activity Directors Organization of Greater Los Angeles Board Bus at 9:00 AM
Thursday, 14 Travelin' Game Show presents "Summer Fun on A Trip" 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 19 Monthly Card & Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 21 CalState Lifelong Learning Program ~ "The Literary Canon: What Is It and Why Do We Need It?" by Professor Peter Brier 11:00 AM Activity Room
Tuesday, 26 CareMore Bingo with Anna Kim 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 27 Annual Picnic at White Point Beach Board bus at 10:00 AM
SEPTEMBER 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Tuesday, 2 and 16 Domino Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 4 and 18 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 10:15 AM Rose Parlor
Thursday, 4 Introduction to "Sages and Seekers" by Elly Katz 1:30 PM Activity Room
Friday, 5 Mr. & Mrs. Hollenbeck Annual Memorial Service 1:30 PM Chapel
Monday, 8 and 22 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM A Parlor
Monday, 8 and 22 Watercolor Classes with Cap and Kitty Scalzo 1:30 to 3:30 PM
Tuesday, 9 Play Bingo at the Montebello Elks Lodge #2051 Board Bus at 4:00 PM
Tuesday, 9 September Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room
Tuesday, 9 "Broadway and Standards" with Francesca Sola 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 10 "Buddhism and Japanese Culture" by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Thursday, 11 Los Angeles Opera Guest Speaker Series Series ~ "La Traviata" - Ray Busmann, Guest Speaker 10:30 AM Learning Center
Thursday, 11 Hollenbeck Water Color Art Show Opens 1:30 PM Rose Parlor
Friday, 12 Catholic Mass with Father Jessie Montes 10:00 AM Second Friday
Sunday, 14 Mariachi Mexican Breakfast: Montebello Elks Lodge Board Bus at 8:30 AM Second Friday
Monday, 15 and 29 Table Tennis facilitated by Elie Zainabudinova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 16 Monthly Card & Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 18 Lifelong Learning Program "Gilbert and Sullivan" with Professor Harold Goldwhite 11:00 AM Activity Room
Thursday, 18 "Choralmania" Resumes with Miki Yamashita and Daniel Redfeld. Sponsored by the Los Angeles Community Opera Chorus Network 6:15 PM
Friday, 19 Boyle Heights Historical Society Presents Book Signing 1:30 PM "Mariachi Hotel" ~ Walk next door to the International Institute
Saturday, 20 Autumn Brunch ~ Family and Friends Invited 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Sunday, 21 Workman & Temple Homestead Museum Board Bus at 3:00 PM
Tuesday, 23 "The Butterfly Boutique" ~ Sale with Anriette Pirian 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 23 Violin Concert by Hannah Chen 11:00 AM Rose Parlor
Wednesday, 24 Roosevelt College Track Student & Senior Project 4:00 PM
Thursday, 25 Braille Institute Presents "The Kaleidoscope Singers" Activity Room
Thursday, 25 Rosh Hashanah Meal and Service with Camille Goldsmith 5:15 PM
Friday, 26 Resident Association Meeting. Speaker, Bill Heideman ~ "Update on New Health Center Construction." 1:30 PM Activity Room
Tuesday, 30 Health Rhythms Drumming Circle with Brad Anderson 1:30 PM
OCTOBER 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Wednesday, 1 Annual Employee Family Picnic Sundeck and Lawn
Thursday, 2 and 16 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 10:15 AM Solarium
Thursday, 2 30th Annual Regional Spelling Bee Sponsored by ADO (Activity Directors Organization) of Greater Los Angeles Board Bus at 1:00 PM
Thursday, 2 and 16 "Choralmania" with Miki Yamashita and Daniel Redfeld. Sponsored by the Los Angeles Community Opera Chorus Network 6:15 PM
Friday, 3 "Election Pros and Cons" Presentation by Margo Reeg & Sally Rivera of the League of Women Voters 1:30 PM Activity Room
Friday, 3 Three Day Trip to Riverside Casino in Laughlin Board Bus at 7:00 AM
Friday, 3 Yom Kippur Program with Camille Goldsmith 4:15 PM Rose Parlor
Monday, 6 and 20 Table Tennis facilitated by Elie Zainabudinova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 7 "Fashions to You" Women's Clothing Sale with Neil Neuman 9:30 AM
Tuesday, 7 and 21 Domino Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 8 Buddhism and Japanese Culture by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Thursday, 9 Los Angeles Opera Speaker Series Series ~ Dick Hutman, Guest Speaker ~ "Dido & Aeneas" and "Bluebeard's Castle" 10:30 AM Learning Center
Friday, 10 Catholic Mass with Father Jessie Montes 10:00 AM Second Friday
Monday, 13 and 27 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM Rose Parlor
Tuesday, 14 Bazaar ~ Used Items for Sale ~ Re-opens to Public 9:15 to 10:30 AM
Tuesday, 14 October Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room
Tuesday, 14 Variety Show featuring Rock & Roll & Country with Jerri Iris 1:30 PM Grand Dining Room
Thursday, 16 CalState Lifelong Learning Program 11:00 AM Activity Room
Thursday, 16 Oktoberfest Buffet 12:00 to 1:15 PM Grand Dining Room
Thursday, 16 Oktoberfest Dancing by the Gypsy Folk Ensemble 1:30 PM
Friday, 17 Matsiko World Orphan Choir Concert 1:30 PM Hollenbeck Chapel
Monday, 20 Ukulele Music Program by "Kanikapila" 1:30 PM Activity Room
Tuesday, 21 Monthly Card & Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 22 Annual Bar-B-Q with live music by Jamie Shaheen 5:00 PM
Wednesday, 22 Roosevelt College Track Student & Senior Project 4:00 PM
Thursday, Friday & Saturday, 23, 24 & 25 34th Annual Conference and Convention Southern California Association of Activity Professionals (SC AAP)
Tuesday, 28 Halloween Fun Fair with Surprise Guests 1:30 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 30 P.U.E.N.T.E. Children's Halloween Party 1:30 PM Activity Room
Friday, 31 Members' Halloween Costume Supper 5:15 PM Dining Room
Friday 31 Halloween Costume Ball ~ Dancing with Peter Hubner 6:30 PM Activity Room
NOVEMBER 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Saturday 1 Don't Forget ~ Change Clocks Tonight ~ Fall Backward One Hour
Monday, 3 and 17 Table Tennis facilitated by Elie Zainabudinova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 4 Today is Election Day ~ Board Bus at 1:00 PM to go vote Board bus at 1:00 PM
Tuesday, 4 and 18 Domino Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 6 and 20 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 10:15 AM Rose Parlor
Thursday, 6 and 20 "Choralmania" with Miki Yamashita and Daniel Redfeld. Sponsored by the Los Angeles Community Opera Chorus Network 6:15 PM
Thursday, 6 "Baskets of Fun" Fashion and Accessory Sale with Taffy Fitzgerald 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM Activity Room
Friday, 7 Veterans' Recognition Luncheon Today 12:15 PM Dining Room
Friday, 7 Veterans' Program "Salute to the USO Entertainers" by Saul Jacobs and Bob Lipson 1:30 PM Activity Room
Saturday, 8 Japanese Dancing by Nippon Minyo Kenkyu, Kai Hoen Kai, Los Angeles Chapter 1:30 PM Activity Room
Monday 10 and 24 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM Rose Parlor
Tuesday, 11 Bazaar ~ Used Items for Sale ~ Open to Public 9:15 to 10:30 AM
Tuesday, 11 November Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room
Tuesday, 11 Birthday Show with Saira Frank 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 12 Buddhism and Japanese Culture by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Thursday, 13 Los Angeles Opera Speakers Series Series ~ "Florencia en el Amazonas" 10:30 AM Learning Center
Thursday, 13 "Travels in the Midwest" with David and Linda 1:30 PM Activity Room
Friday, 14 Make Block Print Holiday Cards with Loren Kantor 1:30 PM
Saturday, 15 Annual "Looking Ahead" Young Actors Craft Party 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 18 Monthly Card and Game Party and Social 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 19 Roosevelt College Track Student & Senior Party 4:00 PM
Thursday, 20 CalState Lifelong Learning Program presents "The Mystery of the Royal Tombs of Macedon" by Professor Stanley Burstein 11:00 AM
Thursday, 20 Holiday Craft and Card Sale 1:30 to 3:30 PM Activity Room
Friday, 21 Hollenbeck Resident Association Meeting 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 26 "Breaking of Bread" with Chaplain Dwayne Nordstrom 12:15 PM
Wednesday, 26 "The Thanksgiving Story" by Residents & Staff 1:30 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 27 Thanksgiving Day Worship Service with Chaplain Dwayne 11:00 AM
Thursday, 27 Thanksgiving Family Buffet 12:00 to 1:30 PM Dining Room
DECEMBER 2014
Date Event/Activity Time Place
Monday, 1 and 15 Table Tennis facilitated by Elie Zainabudinova, Instructor with the Sports and Arts Educational Foundation 1:30 PM
Tuesday, 2 and 16 Domino Club with Lorenzo York 4:00 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 3 Holiday decorating starts today with our partnership organization, "Girls Today, Women Tomorrow", Molly Robertson, Program Coordinator
Thursday, 4 and 18 Torah Class with Rabbi Greenwald 11:00 AM Rose Parlor
Thursday, 4 "Choralmania" Holiday Show with Miki Yamashita and Daniel Redfeld and Opera Friends. Sponsored by the Los Angeles Community Opera Chorus Network 6:15 AM Activity Room
Friday, 5 SAS Shoe Shopping in Pasadena Board bus at 1:30 PM
Saturday, 6 Annual Colburn School Holiday Concert 3:00 PM Chapel
Monday, 8 and 22 Sing-a-Long with Barbara Lyn Dodge 1:30 PM Rose Parlor
Tuesday, 9 Bazaar ~ Used Items for Sale ~ Open to Public 9:15 to 10:30 AM
Tuesday, 9 December Birthday Dinner 12:20 PM Grand Dining Room
Tuesday, 9 Birthday Show: "Two for the Show" featuring Tricia & Tracy Henry 1:30 PM Activity Room
Wednesday, 10 Buddhism and Japanese Culture by Rev. Tom Kurai 3:00 PM
Wednesday, 10 Crismon Tree with Chaplain Dwayne 4:00 PM Chapel
Thursday, 11 Los Angeles Opera Speakers Series ~ "The Figaro Trilogy" 10:30 AM
Thursday, 11 Holiday Craft and Card Sale 1:30 to 3:30 PM Activity Room
Friday, 12 Members' Annual Holiday Tea Hosted by Executive Council 2:00 PM
Tuesday, 16 Annual Ebell Chorale Christmas Concert 11:15 AM Chapel
Wednesday, 17 Lights and Restaurant Outing with Mr. Heideman Board at 4:00 PM
Thursday, 18 CalState Lifelong Learning Program 11:00 AM Activity Room
Thursday, 18 Lights Tour with Sack Suppers and Loretta Board Bus at 4:00 PM
Monday, 22 Annual Hollenbeck Christmas Pageant 2:00 PM Activity Room
Thursday, 25 MChristmas Worship Service with Chaplain 3:30 PM Chapel
Wednesday, 31 New Year's Party. Special Guest, Vocalist Clarence Ulrich, Retired Lead Singer of the "Drifters." 9:00 PM to 12:30 AM Activity Room

CHECK WEBSITE IN JANUARY FOR CONFIRMED 2014 SPECIAL EVENTS

Hollenbeck Palms Activity Department
Dennis Hiebert ~ Activity Coordinator ~ 323-263-1005
Loretta Haro ~ Residential Activity Director ~ 323-263-2834
Elivier Sanchez ~ Assisted Living Activity Director ~ 323-263-1005
Chaplain Dwayne Nordstrom ~ 949-533-3671


Exercise Schedule
Effective August 2011
Day Event/Activity
Monday
  • 8:00 AM - Fitness Gym is Open with Anne
  • 9:00 AM - Aerobic Exercises with Anne - Activity Room
  • 10:00 AM - Range of Motion with Anne - Activity Room
  • 11:00 AM - Line Dance Exercise with Elivier - Activity Room
  • 3:00 PM - Gym is open with Elivier
  • 5:00 PM - Gym is Open with Dennis
Tuesday
  • 8:00 AM - Fitness Gym is Open with Anne
  • 9:00 AM - Aerobic Exercises with Anne - Activity Room
  • 10:00 AM - Range of Motion with Anne - Activity Room
  • 11:00 PM - Gym is open with Elivier
Wednesday
  • Anne is off every Wednesday - Note Schedule Change
  • 8:30 AM - Fitness Gym is Open with Elivier
  • 10:00 AM - Tai Chi with Elivier - Activity Room
  • 11:00 AM - Line Dance Exercise with Elivier - Activity Room
  • 3:00 PM - Gym is open with Elivier
Thursday
  • 8:00 AM - Fitness Gym is Open with Anne
  • 9:00 AM - Aerobic Exercises with Anne - Activity Room
  • 10:00 AM - Range of Motion with Anne - Activity Room
  • 11:00 AM - Gym is open with Elivier
  • 5:00 PM - Gym is Open with Loretta
Friday
  • 8:00 AM - Fitness Gym is Open with Anne
  • 9:00 AM - Aerobic Exercises with Anne - Activity Room
  • 10:00 AM - Range of Motion with Anne - Activity Room
  • 11:00 AM - Line Dance Exercise with Elivier
  • 3:00 PM - Gym is open with Elivier

 

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