A Tribute To One Who Served Her Country

Shorehaven independent living resident continues to support her fellow veterans. Today Marylouise Felhofer’s preferred summertime regimen includes time spent lounging on her patio with a good book and participating in many of the activities offered at Shorehaven, as well as those in the local area. Although her routine is much more relaxed than in her… Read more »

Shorehaven – Trusted for Generations

Annual meeting reaffirms commitment Shorehaven chaplain Nick Slater installs new board and corporate members at the organization’s annual meeting.

It Was Out Of This World

“It was out of this world” “I get close enough to see the lawns and gardens and old trees casting shadows,” Shorehaven resident Mary Lou Shryock described her recent fall trishaw ride with daughter Jeri Shryock.” I love seeing the old Victorians, the parks and the winding streets ahead of me. The experience is out… Read more »

Shorehaven Partners with MIAD to Bring College-Level Courses to Seniors

Shorehaven is partnering with the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design (MIAD) to bring high-level education opportunities to seniors. Through the support of a grant from the Roland G. Balg Charitable Trust, we are hiring professors from MIAD to teach six different art classes on the Shorehaven campus. “The shift from a passive appreciation of… Read more »

Right at home with Lake Terrace Ambassadors

At Shorehaven, we strive to offer programs and services that enhance your quality of life and keep you plugged-in to all we have to offer. We also understand that moving to a new community can be a considerable change for residents, and we want to help ensure new residents have a smooth transition to our… Read more »

Celebrating 80 Years of Senior Living

It’s an exciting week for Oconomowoc. The town is a buzz celebrating the 80th anniversary of the debut of the Wizard of Oz. And just as the power of the film has withstood generations, we here at Shorehaven are humbled this month to celebrate 80 years of strength and service to our Lake Country community.

When Butterflies Soar

Chaplain Nick wrote this reflection for a recent Butterfly Service, where hundreds of butterflies were released in honor of loved ones who had passed. The service brought staff, residents, volunteers and families together to remember, laugh, celebrate and honor the lives of those closest to them.

Transforming lives while providing timeless trishaw rides

Life unfolds at all ages, young and old, and can be thrilling and fun. We believe that seniors should be able to age with dignity – fully aware of the opportunities of interacting in their local community. That’s why we at Shorehaven have acquired our first bicycle rickshaw – called a trishaw – through Cycling… Read more »

Chef Mike Steps Up To The Table

He’s progressed from dishwasher to fryer to the saute’ station, grill station and wheel position, dabbled in baking and now creates his favorite line of “rustic American” entrees, “where flavor and freshness is the primary concern.” Rockwell’s Restaurant chef Mike Stigler is a stickler for detail and satisfying the customer, “Providing Shorehaven residents and their… Read more »

Focusing On What’s Right

Shorehaven Strength and Fitness Center member Dieter Karkossa told center manager Kira Grosenick in a recent pool workout, “I just work with what I’ve got now. I don’t worry much about what’s missing.”