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Sally Howard

Perennially Active – Sally Howard

Kenwood Retirement Community resident Sally Howard is a go-getter. She’s friendly, energetic, and a great listener. During the pandemic, when social isolation was the norm, an attentive housekeeper at The Kenwood noticed that Sally and another resident had the same painting, a scene from Puerto Vallarta in Sally’s beloved Mexico. The housekeeper asked Sally to pay a socially-distanced visit to the other home-bound resident. Sally was thrilled to be able to chat with a new friend.

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Ray Harris

Tilting at Windmills in a Lamborghini

Long-time Minneapolis developer Ray Harris moved into The Kenwood Retirement Community in January of 2020. After a fall, he spent a few months in the hospital and rehab, and returned to the Kenwood in March, at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. He says he is “making the best of it” but he is doing more than that.

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Upcoming Events

In response to the growing concern about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), leadership at the Kenwood has made the decision to prohibit all visitors to the community. Health care workers and caregivers are still able to provide services for residents at the community. We are making every effort to stay on top of this developing situation, as […]

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Birthday Celebration: Plymouth Rockers

Since 1991 the Plymouth Rockers Performing Senior Chorus of Plymouth, MN, has entertained Twin Cities audiences. They boast a membership of more than 65 men and women, all 55+ years old, from 15 cities in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area.   The Plymouth Rockers is a non-profit 501(c3) organization sponsored by the City of Plymouth and […]

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Outing: Courtroom Concerts

**This outing opportunity is for Kenwood Residents Only** In their tenth season as Artu Duo, pianist Garret Ross and cellist Ruth Marshall are based in Minneapolis, and enjoy concertizing and teaching on tour and at home. Highlights of the 2019-2020 season include artist-in-residence collaborations with the Saint Paul Conservatory of Music, and Minnesota Public Radio, and a return to the […]

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Home for Life Presentation

Home for Life Animal Sanctuary Meet the animals and learn how their lives were transformed by this care-for-life sanctuary. Lara will be here to give you insight on how the sanctuary came to be and how it works.     (This event is not intended to raise money of any kind, it is purely informational)

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Student Piano Recital

Presentation of classical music from selected European Masters By Ari Mandela Williams Sunday, March 1st 3:00pm ~ Parlor Ari is a student at the Walker-West Music Academy in St Paul and is tutored by Master Teacher Grant West. He is also the 12 year old grandson of resident Mahmoud El-Kati.

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Parlor Music with Ute and Mary Jo

Performance is in the Parlor on Friday night, February 28th at 7pm. Seating may be limited and refreshments will follow. Ute Zahn Bio: I was born in Germany into a musical family, started music lessons at age four and took up the cello when I was ten.  I soon became interested in the mystery of […]

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