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International Yoga Day

May 31, 2021 — On June 21, International Day of Yoga focuses upon inspiring everyone to stay motivated at home and adopt a healthy lifestyle by doing exercise and yoga. Despite the ongoing pandemic, yoga requires little-to-no cost, provides great benefits, and can be practiced solo at home or in a small group via video or in-person with proper... Read More

Celebrate Fathers on Sunday, June 20

May 31, 2021 — On Father’s Day, we celebrate the special guys in our lives. Not just fathers, but all the men who have made a positive impact on our life. A number of recent studies shine light on the positive effects of good fathering: men who play an active role in their children’s lives stimulate all aspects of... Read More

Featured Residents

April 29, 2021 — Melissa Collins is the facility’s new Resident’s Council Vice President. The facility’s Resident council president is Gertha Ecsue.

Happy Birthday!

April 29, 2021 — Happy Birthday Residents & Staff! Albert D. May 01 Theresa C. May 07 Neva W. May 14 Roger C. May 16 Bennie N. May 27 Lee S. May 27 Judy W. May 30 Grider R. May 31

Upcoming Events

April 29, 2021 — National Skilled Nursing Care Week, formerly known as National Nursing Home Week, is one of the most important events of the year for nursing homes. Held annually since 1967 and always beginning on Mother’s Day. NSNCW will take place May 9-15, 2021, and the theme, “Together Through the Seasons,” will honor the collaborative commitment of... Read More

May is National Salad Month

April 29, 2021 — Salads have been eaten throughout history since the Roman Empire made them popular! The word “salad” comes from the Latin word sal (meaning: salt) that was used to season wild leafy greens. Now salad is defined as a cold dish of various mixtures of raw or cooked vegetables, usually seasoned with oil, vinegar, or other... Read More

Endangered Species Day

April 29, 2021 — Although we will celebrate Earth Day on April 22, another important date for our planet is May 21, Endangered Species Day. The first known species to disappear forever was the dodo bird. Dutch sailors mentioned it in records in 1598. But by 1662 it was gone; hunted to extinction. This was one of the first... Read More

Save the Date

April 9, 2021 — May 1, 2021, is the facility’s anniversary. We are requesting card showers for our residents to celebrate togetherness of the community. Please address the cards: Franklin Simpson Nursing Activity Department 414 Roby St Franklin, KY 42134

Hark thee! ‘Tis Talk like Shakespeare Day!

April 9, 2021 — National Talk Like Shakespeare Day, April 23, honors playwright, poet, actor, and writer William Shakespeare. Although his birthday is questionable, many scholars suggest it was April 23, 1564. Truly happenstance, Shakespeare passed on the same day 52 years later! This holiday was first declared by Chicago Mayor Daley on the 445th anniversary of the famous... Read More