We welcomed Isobel Woods to Valerie manor last week to read poetry and tell some stories…….this was a new activity for us but enjoyed by those who attended!
High tea anyone?………….
Once a month we hold a special ‘High Tea’ for all our residents which is also a lovely social gathering in the conservatory where even the chefs come and join everyone. I must say, the food always looks delicious but I am trying to be good so didn’t give in to a cake!
Lynda Lyne Concert……
What a lovely concert again enjoyed by all! The conservatory was full!
Lynda Lyne – Clarinet, Piano and Voice
1/2) Maple Leaf Rag and Easy Winners – S. Joplin
3) Whistle down the Wind – Voice and Digital Piano
4/5) Drunken Sailor and Maybe It’s because I’m a Londoner – All to join in!
6) Carol from the Five Bagatelles – Clarinet Solo
7) Moon River – Henri Mancini – Clarinet Solo
8) Bring Him Home from Les Miserables – Clarinet Solo
9) Half of it Dearie Blues – Clarinet Solo
10) You’ll Never Walk Alone – Piano/Voice
11-14) Old time musical selection – Voice/Piano – All to join in!
15) Music of the Night from Phantom of the Opera (ALW) – Piano Solo
16) A Night in Stockholm – B.Andersson – Piano Solo
17-19) Disney Song Selection – Piano/Voice
20/21) Slavonic Dance and Hard Rock Blues – James Rae – Clarinet Solo
22/23) The Swan (Saint Saens) and Fur Elise (Beethoven) – Piano Solo
24) FINALE: She’ll be Coming Round the Mountain – All to join in!
A birthday celebration!
We love celebrating birthdays here at the Manor – today we celebrated on of our residents and also one of our staff’s! Looking forward to some cake with afternoon tea!