SILVER MAPLES NEWS & BLOG

There’s never a dull moment in our retirement neighborhood! Here you can access the latest news about our vibrant senior living community, interesting blog posts, and the latest Silver Maples event details that are open to the public.

The Perks of Community Living for Seniors

September 21, 2017

Back in the early 1900s, average life expectancy peaked at around 50 years old. Compare that to the average life expectancy today, which is 78.7 years old! In fact, recent studies report the population of those age 85 and older […]

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2017 Harvest Art Market

September 13, 2017

It’s the best little art market west of Ann Arbor and east of Kalamazoo! We specialize in a “market mix” of great wares created by more than 20 wonderful artisans. This indoor market features a variety of media including vintage fare and folk […]

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Retirement Community – What Does This Really Mean?

September 8, 2017

It wasn’t too long ago that the term “retirement community” was synonymous with “nursing home.” However, today’s senior living communities are full of vibrant, independent seniors who appreciate convenience and enjoy the variety of services, amenities, and, should it become […]

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The Perks of Community Living for Seniors

Back in the early 1900s, average life expectancy peaked at around 50 years old. Compare that to the average life expectancy today, which is 78.7 years old! In fact, recent studies report the population of those age 85 and older […]
Read More

2017 Harvest Art Market

It’s the best little art market west of Ann Arbor and east of Kalamazoo! We specialize in a “market mix” of great wares created by more than 20 wonderful artisans. This indoor market features a variety of media including vintage fare and folk […]
Read More

Retirement Community – What Does This Really Mean?

It wasn’t too long ago that the term “retirement community” was synonymous with “nursing home.” However, today’s senior living communities are full of vibrant, independent seniors who appreciate convenience and enjoy the variety of services, amenities, and, should it become […]
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Why Chelsea, Michigan is the Right Choice for Seniors

If you aren’t already familiar with the area, Chelsea is a quaint city located in southeastern Michigan, just 15 miles west of Ann Arbor. First settled back in the 1830s, Chelsea has grown to an estimated population of over 5,000 […]
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Silver Maples’ “Bugs, Birds and Beasts” art exhibit goes on the road

Silver Maples Gallery 100 is pleased to share that our unique art exhibit, Bugs, Birds and Beasts, has grown legs and has traveled to the Elizabeth Lane Oliver Art Center in Frankfort, Michigan. The Bugs, Birds and Beasts collection was […]
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Staying Connected with Technology for Seniors

According to recent information from Pew Research Center, older Americans who regularly use the internet feel technology has played a positive role in their everyday lives. Although seniors are notoriously late to adopting and embracing new forms of technology, seniors […]
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