Come and Ask Your Questions! Coffee With A Cop is April 4th.

Coffee With A Cop at La Posada

There are two sides two a conversation!

No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice your concerns, and get to know the officers in your neighborhood from the Sahuarita Police Department.

Coffee With A Cop is Thursday, April 4, 2019, 9 AM-Noon.

This event is located at Posada Java in The Shoppes at La Posada.

For further information, please contact Lt. Sam Almodova with the Sahuarita Police Department at 520-344-7025.

La Posada at Park Centre is Arizona’s 1st accredited  Continuing Care Retirement Community located in Green Valley, Arizona, 23 miles south of Tucson.  We offer award-winning, maintenance-free living choices: Apartments, Garden Homes, and Park Centre Homes.  La Posada serves the Green Valley – Sahuarita area with the following health and wellness initiatives: Posada Life Community Services, Community Connect app, and La Posada Outpatient Therapies.

This article is about…

  • La Posada at Park Centre’s News and Events
  • Coffee With A Cop at Posada Java
  • Information and news about La Posada and The Shoppes at La Posada
  • Information and news in Tucson, Green Valley, and Sahuarita, Arizona
  • Sahuarita Police Department Events
  • News and information about a senior living community near me

 

Concerts For A Better Community Begins February 9th!

2019 Spring Concerts at La Posada

So, you survived the great Green Valley -Sahuarita “Blizzard” of ’19?

Green Valley -Sahuarita snowfall on January 2, 2019.

Now, you have a case of Spring Fever and want to find the cure!

We have the remedy from a long “wintry” holiday season beginning February 9th!  Set the date to meet friends under Arizona’s sunshine and listen to great local music.

More importantly, the Shoppes shade sails have returned and that means twice the amount of shady seating for the audiences. 🙂

Come out and support the 2019 Concerts for a Better Community! This 6- week, spring concert series benefits Posada Life Adult Day Services.

Posada Life Adult Day Services offers a safe and stimulating environment for your loved one while offering respite to family caregivers. If you are caring for someone with a physical disability, impaired memory or emotional needs, this program may be your answer to helping you take care of yourself while you strive to keep your loved one at home.  Adult Day Service’s state-licensed program is staffed with health aides, activity specialists and licensed nurses. Your mother, father, or spouse will enjoy a variety of individual and group activities, including, exercise, entertainment, monthly theme parties, and field trips. For further information about Posada Life Adult Day Services, please contact Denise at 520-393-6835.

Who is performing at the 2019 Concerts for a Better Community?

  • Saturday, February 9: George Howard Band, Motown, Blues R&B
  • Saturday, February 16:  Tucson Retro Rockets, Classic Rock & Roll
  • Saturday, February 23: Manhattan Dolls, the ’30s, and ’40s, Boogie Woogie – Due to predicted weather, the Manhattan Dolls concert has been relocated indoors to Posada Life Community Center.
  • Saturday, March 2: Hardscrabble Road Band,  Bluegrass/Country
  • Saturday, March 9: John Snavely and his Merry Musicians,  American Standards
  • Saturday, March 16: Banjo Blasters,  Dueling Banjos

Concerts start at Noon in the courtyard at The Shoppes at La Posada.  If there is rain, the concert is relocated to inside Posada Java or the Posada Life Community Center.

Free admission!

Monetary donations accepted for Adult Day Services at all concerts.  During concert hours, 12 PM – 2 PM, Posada Java will donate all sales to Posada Life’s Adult Day Services.

Come early to get a great seat and always plenty of room to dance.D

For current information about this spring concert series, please come back to this event post. Or watch for further information on La Posada Facebook Pages: La Posada Green Valley, AZ, and The Shoppes at La Posada.

Swing into the Holidays with the Sahuarita High School Jazz Band

See!

We waited to start celebrating Christmas after Thanksgiving. 🙂

Like you, we love to celebrate Thanksgiving than gently ease into the Christmas season.

Why not let some great jazz music provided by the dedicated young musicians with Sahuarita High School Jazz Band entice you into the holiday spirit.

Join us on Saturday, December 8, Noon in the Shoppes at La Posada for a free Christmas jazz concert. Take a break from the holiday hustle and bustle and treat yourself to a relaxing afternoon filled with lively Christmas jazz tunes.

Free Admission. 

Depending upon the weather, the concert will be in the courtyard area or inside Posada Java. Come early to get a great seat.

To keep up to date on this event, please say your interested or going to this La Posada event on our Facebook page.  Or, watch both the La Posada and The Shoppes of La Posada Facebook pages for event updates.

Please share this free Christmas jazz concert event with your friends and neighbors!

Green Valley – Sahuarita’s First Brain Health Expo is December 1!

Green Valley – Sahuarita’s First Brain Health Expo is coming!

Join us on Saturday, December 1st, 9 AM-Noon for a morning of insightful and fascinating presentations on how great brain health leads to healthy aging and proper self-care.

  • If you are considering making a New Year’s resolution filled with better nutrition and improved fitness, this expo is for you
  • If you are presently walking, hiking, cycling, or exercising, this expo is for you
  • If you are a caregiver, friend or family member of someone who is aging, this expo is for you
  •  If you are about to retire, this expo is for you

Proper self-care and caregiving are learned through proper information.

What are you going to do to understand the relationship between brain health and healthy aging?

Free Admission!

Green Valley – Sahuarita’s First Brain Health Expo is hosted by Patient Care Advocates.

This expo is brought to the community by Posada Life Community Services.

This event is located at Posada Java in the Shoppes at La Posada.

La Posada at Park Centre is Arizona’s 1st accredited  Continuing Care Retirement Community located in Sahuarita, Arizona, 23 miles south of Tucson.  We offer award-winning, maintenance-free living choices: Apartments, Garden Homes, and Park Centre Homes.  La Posada serves the Green Valley – Sahuarita area with the following health and wellness initiatives: Posada Life Community Services, Posada Life at Home, Community Connect, and La Posada Outpatient Therapies.

Green Valley-Sahuarita Alzheimer’s Walk is October 13, 2018!

Calling all volunteers, walkers, students, and fitness peeps!

We need your positive energy to help join the fight for Alzheimer’s first survivor and end this epidemic.

According to the Alzheimer’s Association…

  • Almost 2/3 of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease are women
  • In the US, someone develops Alzheimer’s every 65 seconds
  • 1 in 3 seniors dies with Alzheimer’s or other dementia
  • Alzheimer’s is the 6th leading cause of death in the US
  • In 2018, Alzheimer’s disease will cost the US $277 billion. This number is projected to rise to more than $1.1 Trillion in 2050

Here’s how you can help…

The Green Valley – Sahuarita Walk to End Alzheimer’s is Saturday, October 13, 2018.

  • 7:30 AM – Check-in starts
  • 8 AM -Opening Ceremony
  • 8:30 AM – Walk begins

Whether your walking for a friend, family member or as part of a group, your fundraising effort helps provides care and support to those facing Alzheimer’s, amplifies the voice about the needs and rights of people affected by Alzheimer’s, and drives research toward treatment, prevention, and, ultimately, a cure for Alzheimer’s disease.

To register as a walker, team or join a present team, please visit the Green Valley- Sahuarita Walk to End Alzheimer’s registration page!

The walk is located at Posada Java in The Shoppes at La Posada, 665 South Park Centre Ave., Sahuarita, AZ 85614.  The Shoppes is located on the La Posada campus.

If you wish to volunteer for this event, contact Ellen March at 520 – 393 -6840.

For information about the Walk to End Alzheimer’s, contact Nadine Hanson with the Alzheimer’s Association at 520-322-6601.

If you cannot walk or attend, but want to help join the fight for Alzheimer’s first survivor, please donate on the Walk to End Alzheimer’s website!

For up to date event information, please return to this blog post or monitor the La Posada Facebook Pages: La Posada Green Valley, AZ, and The Shoppes at La Posada. 

La Posada at Park Centre is Arizona’s 1st accredited  Continuing Care Retirement Community located in Sahuarita, AZ, 23 miles south of Tucson.  We offer award-winning, maintenance-free living choices: Apartments, Garden Homes, and Park Centre Homes.  La Posada serves the Green Valley – Sahuarita area with the following health and wellness initiatives: Posada Life Community Services, Posada Life at Home, Community Connect, and La Posada Outpatient Therapies.

 

Ice Cream and Music Friday Night Concerts Kick-Off July 20!

What goes great with ice cream during the Arizona summertime?

It’s not hot fudge or the whip cream and cherry 🙂 …….

How about toe-tapping live music!

Take the time to thrive between monsoon rains and Arizona “winter” (sometimes, what we call our summer heat season) to get outside and enjoy music from great local bands.

Beginning Friday,  July 20,  the Ice Cream and Music Friday Night Concert Series returns to the Shoppes at La Posada!

This year’s concert series benefits and supports The Community Food Banks of Amado & Green Valley.  We are spotlighting this great cause because every year the local food banks mission expands to meet the food insecurity needs of the Southern Arizona community.  From past summer concerts, non-perishable food and monetary donations ended up helping our local food bank meet and fill the needs of their customers.  Your support of our concert series may assist a great friend, fellow workmate, wonderful volunteer, future scholar, or kindly senior fill their pantry with food.

Also, all receipts earned at Posada Java during the concert hours ( 6 – 8 PM) will be donated to the local food bank too! So, go ahead and have that frosty treat and dance it off with your sweetheart or friends.

Who is performing at our 2018 concerts?

  • Friday, July 20, Saguaro Sunset Trio – Easy Listening/Country Folk music
  • Friday, July 27, Crossfire – Classic Country and Line Dancing music
  • Friday, August 3, The Sonoran Dogs – Bluegrass and Newgrass music
  • Friday, August 10, Tucson Retro Rockets – 50’s, 60’s, 70’smusic
  • Friday,  August 17, Mike Finkelstein and Friends – Great American Songbook music
  • Friday,  August 24,  The Manhattan Dolls – Swing style vocal trio with the sound of the Andrews Sisters

Free admission to all concerts.  Donations of non-perishable food items and cash accepted at the concerts for The Community Food Banks of Amado & Green Valley.

All concerts begin at 6 PM in the courtyard at The Shoppes! If monsoon rains visit on our concerts dates, we move the concert inside to Posada Java.

The Shoppes is located at 665 South Park Centre Ave., Sahuarita, AZ 85614.

For further information about our beneficiary, please visit The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona website.

For up to the minute concert information, please return to this blog post or visit our Facebook Pages: La Posada Green Valley, AZ, and The Shoppes at La Posada.

La Posada at Park Centre is Arizona’s 1st accredited  Continuing Care Retirement Community located in Sahuarita, AZ, 23 miles south of Tucson.  We offer award-winning, maintenance-free living choices: Apartments, Garden Homes, and Park Centre Homes.  La Posada serves the Green Valley – Sahuarita area with the following health and wellness initiatives: Posada Life Community Services, Posada Life at Home, Community Connect, and La Posada Outpatient Therapies.

Give More Life! La Posada Blood Drive is May 25, 2018!

La Posada at Park Centre is Arizona’s 1st accredited  Continuing Care Retirement Community located in Sahuarita, AZ, 23 miles south of Tucson.  We offer award-winning, maintenance-free living choices: Apartments, Garden Homes, and Park Centre Homes.

Now seeking life stories? Celebrating Life at 100 is June 4, 2018!

Are you age 100 or older?

Will you turn 100 this year?

Are you the children of a parent turning 100 this year in the Green Valley, Sahuarita,  Amado, Arivaca, or Tubac, Arizona areas?

If so, a FREE special event is being planned just for you or your loved one!

Celebrating Life at 100 or the Centenarian Celebration, an annual event held at the Posada Life Community Center honors individuals in the greater Green Valley – Sahuarita area for reaching the century milestone.  We are inviting you to be part of this celebration. We want you to share your life story with Southern Arizona as well as your wit and wisdom!

To be included in the Centenarian Celebration, please call 520-393-6840 by May 11, 2018!

Each Centenarian is invited to bring one guest to the celebration.

For those attending, remember to save the date and come and celebrate the lives of all Green Valley area Centenarians! This year’s celebration will be on Monday, June 4, 2018, 10 AM at the Posada Life Community Center.

Questions about the Centenarian Celebration? Call Ellen March at 520-393-6840.

Posada Life Community Services offers the greater Green Valley – Sahuarita, Arizona area affordable preschool and child care services, adult day services, counseling, and a thriving community center hosting Green Valley’s only Senior Lunch Program.  Posada Life Community Services is located on the La Posada at Park Centre retirement campus, 23 miles south of Tucson.

Now seeking young space explorers? Los Niños Summer Program starts May 29th!

This summer,  do you want your son, daughter, or grandchild to blossom?

It’s never too late to open up young minds to new challenges and new worlds.

The Los Niños del Valle summer program is now seeking young space explorers for a down to earth adventure.  Young space explorers, ages 5 – 8 years, will learn about our cradle, our solar system, and the Milky Way galaxy while taking voyages to popular Southern Arizona space destinations such as the Pima Air and Space Museum and Flandreau Science Center and Planetarium.

And let us not forget the ever popular water safety program in the La Posada pools!

This space adventure last 3 weeks with sessions starting May 29 and ending July 27.

Registration for this off-world adventure ends April 27, 2018. 

For further information or to register your young space explorer,  dial 520-393-6823.

Posada Life Community Services offers the Green Valley – Sahuarita, Arizona area affordable preschool and child care services, adult day services, counseling, and a thriving community center hosting Green Valley’s only Senior Lunch Program.  Posada Life Community Services is located on the La Posada at Park Centre retirement campus, 23 miles south of Tucson.