Eye of the beholder

By Frances Kolarek —  I go back so far—See how I ducked that ugly word ”old?”—that I remember when the age of 30 was over the hill and a lady never told her age. And one didn’t, of course, ask. Now here comes Sandra Bullock at age 50, a candidate for the title of the […]

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So much Music at Collington

By Frances Kolarek — When I thought of writing a blog about music at Collington, I knew there was a lot of ground to cover, a lot, but I never dreamed there was SO much. We make a lot of music ourselves. Some 35 residents belong to the Collington Singers, which rehearse every week and […]

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What I Told the Collington Board at its Last Meeting

By Mike McCulley, Residents Association President — The Collington Board of Directors invites the President of the Residents Association to sit in at their meetings, and participate in the deliberations. For the most part, I am pretty quiet, because almost all of the Board’s work is done in subcommittees, and the structure of the meeting […]

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Stigma? No, helper.

By Frances Kolarek — Second to its reservoir of fascinating residents, Collington’s greatest attraction is its setting — gardens, lawns, woodlands and a small lake, home to Canada Geese and other wildlife. Spring finds residents crowding out to enjoy Mother Nature’s never-ending cabaret of delights — the first snow drop, the first crocus, the first […]

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Around the World in 120 Days

By Joe Holwell — On March 14, Collington Board Member Joe Howell and his wife, Embry, set off on an around-the-world tour without using airplanes. CLICK HERE to see their regular blog entries, as well as photos, as they make their way around the world.

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