THE BUZZ – January 2021

Happy New Year To All! As we turn over the calender on a very difficult year, it is with relief and a sense of hope for better times ahead. We closed out 2020 quietly. With restrictions on gathering and visiting, we looked to each other inside Chalmers Lodge for good cheer and kindness. The gifts […]

THE BUZZ – December 2020

Welcome to a festive season like no other. This is a month to enjoy the love of friends and family in different ways than usual. The halls of Chalmers are decked and special events are planned. The Chalmers family of residents and staff look forward to celebrating the warmth and goodwill of the season together. […]

The Buzz – November 2020

If we are turning our clocks back, it must mean it is November! It also means the fire is flickering in the hearth and we are comfortable inside, looking out. Along with our usual busy schedule of activities, October highlights included Thanksgiving celebrations with messages posted on a “tree of thanks” and Halloween festivities that […]

The Buzz – October 2020

Chalmers Lodge is decorated for fall and we are ready to enjoy coziness and comfort food as we watch the leaves change from green to red and gold. September brought us extremes of beautiful sunny weather to a deluge of rain. Highlights included a bumper crop of tomatoes from our garden, an Oktoberfest event with […]

The Buzz – September 2020

Beautiful August weather found many of us outdoors, soaking up fresh air and sunshine. With early fall now upon us, we look forward to cool nights and fresh, sunny days in the wonderful month of September. August’s calendar was full and ended with a SPLASH at our Summer BBQ Party. Residents and staff enjoyed all […]

The Buzz – July 2020

Welcome to summer and all that it brings…warmth, sunshine and gardens in bloom. It is a time to celebrate our collective good health and our country that has stood together in the face of adversity. Happy Canada Day to All! In June we made the most of our days despite the “Junuary” weather. Highlights of […]

The Buzz – June 2020

May was a month when staff and residents settled into our “new normal” and worked on making the best of the challenges we are encountering. Activities have ramped up to almost pre-pandemic levels, all with safe distancing in mind. The gardens are lovely, and the weather is warming up, so daily time in the sunshine […]

The Buzz – May 2020

This spring, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the management team at Chalmers Lodge has focused on implementing preventive measures to safeguard our residents and staff . To date we have remained COVID-19 free. Thank you to all who have put your trust in us to help you through this  challenging time. Living through a […]

THE BUZZ – April 2020

March 2020 has been an extraordinary month as the COVID-19 virus has impacted our usual way of life here at Chalmers Lodge. Fortunately, as this newsletter goes to print, we are happy that the measures we have implemented currently have ensured our residents and staff are healthy and safe. We recognize that you may have […]

THE BUZZ – March 2020

Corona Virus Prevention: Attention, friends and family of Residents. If you travel internationally please allow two weeks before visiting Chalmers Lodge. Thank you! Welcome Spring! Watch the bulbs emerging in our surrounding gardens and the beautiful blossoms on our cherry trees. It is a month for thinking “green” with special St. Patrick’s Day activities for […]