Monthly Archive June 2016

Feast of Corpus Christi

The Feast of Corpus Christi was celebrated with special reverence in our Home this year! Since it is the Year of Mercy and Pope Francis continually stresses the need for evangelization, we decided to have an outdoor Eucharistic Procession around our neighborhood. Because this hasn’t been done in many, many years, the news of it Read more…

International Day Buffet

On Wednesday May 25, Jeanne Jugan Residence in Pawtucket, RI celebrated International Day. Residents, staff and volunteers shared a meal of dishes from many nations, ranging from Portuguese soup, Greek spanakopita, Cape Verde rice and fish dishes, Polish golomki (stuffed cabbage), French meat pie, Italian lasagna and spicy delicacies from India like samosas. The meal Read more…

Centenarian’s Brunch

Governor’s Centenarian’s Brunch was held on Thursday, May 19 at the Bridge at Cherry Hill in Johnston, RI. Two of our centenarians were in attendance, Laura Balasonne, with  her daughter Lorraine Shepard, and Millie Drainville accompanied by Kate Robichaud, AD. It was a beautiful tribute to all. Each honoree received a corsage as they checked Read more…

Barn Dance

The Jeanne Jugan Residence hosted its’ first Country Western Day on Saturday, May 21. The kitchen/dining staff provided an authentic “chow line” complete with baked beans, cole slaw, chicken and corn on the cob. Following dinner, our Residents “moseyed on over” to the auditorium for a good ole fashioned Barn Dance. The room was appropriately Read more…