Category Archives: 2018 Events

Highlights of December 2018

December is a big month for Newburgh Healthcare and our residents!  The activity calendar is packed with holiday entertainment from our regular performers, as well as special programs from community volunteers.

Posted in 2018 Events, Christmas, Community Events, Holidays

Veteran’s Day 2018

In honor of the Veterans Day holiday, the Activity Department held a “Veterans Day Party” on Thursday, November 8th. 

Posted in 2018 Events, Community Events, Holidays, Veterans Day

October Events 2018


Posted in 2018 Events, Fall Festival, Halloween Events

Children’s Hallway Trick-or-Treat 2018

This year may have been our largest turnout to date for our annual “Children’s Hallway Trick or Treat!”

Posted in 2018 Events, Community Events, Halloween Events, Holidays

Halloween Costume Party 2018

Our annual Halloween costume party is always the yearly favorite!

Posted in 2018 Events, Halloween Events, Holidays, Monthly "Theme" Events

Traveling Art Show 2018

Posted in 2018 Events, Arts & Crafts, Community Events

Fall Chili Cook-off with DM Karaoke 09/25/18

  In September, the themed event for the month was our “Chili Cook-off Party” to celebrate the coming of fall!

Posted in 2018 Events, Cooking Competitions, Fall Parties, Monthly "Theme" Events

Annual Summer Luau 2018

Our “Annual Summer Luau” was held on Tuesday, August 28th!

Posted in 2018 Events, Luau Parties, Monthly "Theme" Events

Celebrating the Expressive Arts

 Throughout the summer, the activity department worked in partnership with the Southern Indiana Collaborative for Performance Improvement (SICPI) in an “Expressive Arts Project.”  The goal of this project is for each participating facility to offer expressive arts at least six … Continue reading

Posted in 2018 Events, Arts & Crafts, Monthly "Theme" Events

English Tea Party with Neil Yockey 06/27/18

June has long been know as one of the most popular months for weddings.  The Activity Department decided to celebrate the recent royal wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle by hosing an “English Tea Party.”  The music entertainment was … Continue reading

Posted in 2018 Events, Monthly "Theme" Events, Summer Parties

Warrick Senior Games 2018

  The 2018 “Indiana State Nursing Home & Assisted Living Games” took place on Wednesday, May 30th in Boonville, Indiana.  We had eleven residents participate in this annual community event.  Participants from our facility included:  Sue Burke,  Edna Keller, Melba Beyl, Patricia … Continue reading

Posted in 2018 Events, Community Events, Senior Games

National Nursing Home Week Events 2018

“National Nursing Home Week” is a week long event held in May that celebrates the positive and caring relationship between residents and staff in the health care industry.   During National Nursing Home Week the Activity Department holds a special event … Continue reading

Posted in 2018 Events, National Nursing Home Week 2018

Grease Party 2018

  April 2018 marked the 40th anniversary of the premier of the musical “Grease,” an American cult classic that starred Olivia Newton John and John Travolta.  So it was only fitting that Newburgh Healthcare’s themed event of the month be … Continue reading

Posted in 2018 Events, Monthly "Theme" Events, Summer Parties

Children’s Hallway Easter Egg Hunt 2018

  Newburgh Healthcare’s annual “Children’s Hallway Egg Hunt” was held Saturday, March 24th, 2018.   Children of our staff and relatives of our residents roamed the halls to “hunt” for residents who had eggs to pass!

Posted in 2018 Events, Community Events, Easter Events, Holidays

Mardi Gras Party 2018

The Activity Department at Newburgh Healthcare celebrated Mardi Gras on Tuesday, February 13th by making pancakes for our residents (a Fat Tuesday tradition), but the big celebration was held on February 27, 2018 when entertainment was provided by DM Karaoke.

Posted in 2018 Events, Mardi Gras Parties, Monthly "Theme" Events

Cocktail Party with B&B Entertainment 2018

The Activity Department’s first themed event of 2018 was the classy “Cocktail Party with B&B Entertainment.”

Posted in 2018 Events, Monthly "Theme" Events, Winter Parties

Lil’ Rexing’s Pony Express 2018

Lil’ Rexing’s Pony Express primarily provides pony rides for birthdays, either hosted on location at their Evansville farm or off.  The farm has a picnic area, petting zoo, and playground.  Recently, the company inherited a variety of exotic animals including … Continue reading

Posted in 2018 Events, Community Events, Pet Therapy