Welcome Our New Chef, Rodney Rogers

Please welcome our new executive chef, Rodney Rogers, to the St. Catherine’s Village team. A local native born and raised right here in the Jackson area, he is Le Cordon Blue trained and excited to share his culinary perspective with all residents.

Check out some of our updated menu items below:

New Monday Menu Items
New Tuesday Menu Items
New Wednesday Menu Items
New Thursday Menu Items
New Friday Menu Items
New Saturday Menu Items
New Sunday Menu Items

“Creating fresh, innovative menus while keeping up with Southern traditions through locally sourced items brings nostalgia and smiles to our residents’ faces. Our commitment and passion is to make a difference in the lives of our residents each and every day through food and service.”

– Chef Rodney Rogers

 

Healthy Lives Wellness Hero

Congratulations to Darlene White on being named our Healthy Lives Wellness Hero. She made a few lifestyle changes and has seen positive results in achieving her health and wellness goals. This program is open to all St. Catherine’s Village employees and we encourage everyone to participate. Learn more at ourhealthylives.org. When you see Darlene, ask her how the Healthy Lives program helped her understand her risk factors and make healthier choices.

 

Earth Day Celebration

At an Earth Day celebration, Mayor Mary Hawkins Butler gave St. Catherine’s Village a proclamation for demonstrating outstanding leadership in environmental preservation. She was joined by a few members of the community’s Green Team, which encourages residents to take advantage of everyday energy-saving opportunities.

 

Ballet Magnificat

Enjoy a stunning performance by Ballet Magnificat!

Ballet Magnificat! is an arts organization dedicated to presenting the good news of Jesus Christ. Its professional touring companies have performed nationally and internationally, ministering to audiences in the United States as well as Czech Republic, Canada, Belize, Honduras, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Singapore, Germany, Netherlands, Slovakia, Poland, Belgium, Greece, France, Italy, Macedonia, Kosovo, Israel, Colombia, Puerto Rico, Cayman Islands, Switzerland, Korea, Philippines, and China. Under the direction of Kathy Thibodeaux, the touring companies bring spiritual concepts to life through the powerful medium of dance. The Artists of Ballet Magnificat! come from around the world to spread the life changing message of Jesus Christ.

Friday, April 6th at 10:00am in the Siena 1st floor dining room.

St. Catherine’s Village Is On The Radio

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Educational Seminar – March 29

  • Date:  March 29, 2018
  • Time: 2:30 p.m.
  • Place: Commons Activity Room, 200 Dominican Drive, Madison, MS
  • Cost: FREE! Public welcome!
  • RSVP by Monday, March 26th at (601) 856-0123 or email village@stdom.com

St. Catherine’s Village is hosting a free seminar with Professor and neurological expert Dr. Tom Mosley. He will share the latest advances in Alzheimer’s and dementia research happening now at the University Of Mississippi Medical Center’s MIND Center–a leader in the search to crack the code of Alzheimer’s disease. Also, take a virtual look at the new Gertrude C. Ford MIND Research Center in UMMC’s state-of-the-art Translational Research Center.

 

St. Catherine’s Village Featured in Well-Being Magazine

Mary Margaret Judy, Executive Director at St. Catherine’s Village, discusses the benefits of living in a Continuing Care Retirement Community with Well-being Magazine.

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This article is shared with permission from Well-Being Magazine. It was originally published in the magazine’s January/February 2018 issue. For more from Well-Being visit www.wellbeingmag.com.

 

Ballet Magnificat

Kick off “Celebrate The Season” with a traditional performance by Ballet Magnificat!

Ballet Magnificat! is an arts organization dedicated to presenting the good news of Jesus Christ. Its professional touring companies have performed nationally and internationally, ministering to audiences in the United States as well as Czech Republic, Canada, Belize, Honduras, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Singapore, Germany, Netherlands, Slovakia, Poland, Belgium, Greece, France, Italy, Macedonia, Kosovo, Israel, Colombia, Puerto Rico, Cayman Islands, Switzerland, Korea, Philippines, and China. Under the direction of Kathy Thibodeaux, the touring companies bring spiritual concepts to life through the powerful medium of dance. The Artists of Ballet Magnificat! come from around the world to spread the life changing message of Jesus Christ.

Celebrate the Season

There’s so much happening throughout the season at St. Catherine’s Village. So no matter what holidays you observe, celebrate with us. Check back for specific activities and events during December.

 

Special Holiday events in December:

Tuesday, 5th

Party 2:30 pm

Marian Hall, Lakeview dining room.

Top O’ Dom Party!

Sign-up for the bus in the front lobby and join us at the top of St. Dominic Building for food & drinks. Hosted by St. Dominic’s Sisters and Staff. You will be there for approximately 1 hour before returning with the group based on the time you sign-up for. This a GREAT event with a wonderful view and good company!


Wednesday, 6th

Party 11 am

Campbell Cove in Atrium (same as last year)


Thursday, 7th

Party 11 am

In Hughes Center.

2-3 pm:  SCV Christmas Party

In the Activity Room. Join us for a holiday celebration with entertainment by Sonja Loper and Fran along with our very own Helen Wetherbee and Alan Lessem! Light refreshments will be served. Hope to see you there in your “Merry Wear.”

Party 2-3 pm

In Commons Dining Room.


Monday, 11th

**NEW** 10:30 am:  2018 SCV Budget Review

With Scott Kersh.

**UPDATE** 10:30 am:  Activity Committee Meeting

Moved to ‘The Club’ next to the Dining Room.

3 pm:  SCV Christmas Choir Program

In the Activity Room.


Tuesday, 12th

Party 2:30 pm

In Siena 1 Dining Room.


Wednesday, 13th

Party 2:30 pm

In Siena 2 Dining Room.


Friday, 15th

Employee Party 2-3:15 pm

In Commons Activity Room.


Tuesday, 19th

**NEW** 3:30 pm: Bassoon Quartet Musical Performance

In the Activity Room.


Thursday, 21st

1:30-3:30 pm:  Open House Decoration Tour

A list of the apartments and homes hosting will be sent out prior to the event. The bus will be transporting to the homes at 1:30 and 2:30 from the front lobby. Please sign-up for the bus in the front lobby prior to the event.


Friday, 22nd

10:30 am:  Musical Performance by Nicholas McGowan and friends

(son of Assistant Director, David of Maintenance at SCV) Their harmony and skills will have you amazed! Activity Room.


Sunday, 31st

6:30-8 pm:  New Year’s Eve Party

Entertainment by Dan Michael Colbert’s Band and a great spread of appetizers and drinks will be served. Come celebrate the new year with your friends at SCV!

 

Look forward to seeing you all throughout the month of December for ALL of the upcoming activities. If you have ANY questions, please stop by the Activity Office or call 601-856-0130.

 

Cheers!

Diana Cornette, Activity Coordinator