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Marysville Care Center partners with local soccer teams for car wash

On Aug. 12, 2017, Marysville Care Center in Marysville, Washington, partnered with three local soccer teams from the Pilchuck Soccer Alliance to organize a car wash to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Association....

Marysville Care Center hosts Trick-or-Treat 2016

On Oct. 31, 2016, Marysville Care Center in Marysville, Washington, hosted its annual Trick-or-Treat event.

Approximately 338 community members showed up to go from door to door inside the facility gathering candy from residents, who were happy to hand it out and see all the costumes. Residents gave out more than 400 pounds of candy.

Marysville Care Center helps patient after total hip replacement

Maria VanKlaveren was in need of extensive rehabilitation when she came to Marysville Care Center in Washington on May 29, 2016.

VanKlaveren had visited the facility previously for rehabilitation after a heart attack. This time, she needed rehab for a total hip replacement.

 

Marysville Care Center associates Walk to End Alzheimer’s

“Making every step count” was the slogan of the Marysville Care Center team for this year’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Everett, Washington.

The Marysville, Washington, facility brought associates, their family members and residents’ family members to the Walk to support the Alzheimer’s Association. The youngest participant out on this sunny Saturday was Hattie Hartman, just 2 years old and cheering on the team members enthusiastically.

Marysville Care Center residents watch their garden grow

The residents at Marysville Care Center in Marysville, Washington, have been working hard with Debbie Haggin, activity assistant, to create a masterpiece out of the little plots of dirt and previously empty flower beds in our Havenwood courtyard this year.

Back in February, the residents and activity staff planted tiny seeds of squash, cucumbers, herbs, carrots and flowers.

Marysville Care Center helps Payne recover from infection

Gloria Payne came to Marysville Care Center in Marysville, Washington, for rehabilitation on April 2, 2017.

Payne was healing from infection, and she was severely weakened. She could not walk or stand at all when she arrived, and she needed extensive assistance to bathe....

Marysville Care Center king and queen in Strawberry Festival

On June 18, 2016, residents “King” Robert Stecher and “Queen” Mary Simmons represented Marysville Care Center in the Marysville, Washington, 85th annual local Strawberry Festival parade.

Each year, the city of Marysville puts on a week-long Strawberry Festival, and on the last day there is a grand parade.

Marysville Care Center residents enjoy local Tulip Festival

On April 7, 2016, residents of Marysville Care Center in Marysville, Washington, were able to take advantage of the nice weather with a scenic drive up to Mount Vernon, Washington, to check out the annual Tulip Festival.

Residents loaded up on the bus, and driver Rhonda Berg took them on the scenic route to Skagit County, where thousands of tulips are in bloom in early spring.

Marysville Care Center hosts annual Sweethearts Dinner

On Feb. 11, 2016, Marysville Care Center in Marysville, Washington, hosted its annual Sweethearts Dinner with a record attendance.

Sixty-five residents and their family members enjoyed the special meal, filling the dining room and therapy gym. The dietary team pulled out all the stops on the three-course Italian meal, which included Caesar salad; fresh-baked bread; spaghetti and meat sauce, chicken fettuccini or cheese tortellini; cheesecake and mousse.

Over 400 show up for Trick-or-Treat Street at Marysville Care Center

Every year on Halloween, Marysville Care Center in Marysville, Washington, opens its doors for a “spooktacular” Trick-or-Treat Street event.

Resident and associates dress up as goblins and ghouls, princesses and animals and invite the community into their home.