Monthly Archive September 2016

Mary Brown’s Story

On September 11, 2016, Jeanne Jugan Resident Mary Virginia Brown celebrated her 105th birthday. She has often reminded us that “The Lord made me to know him, to love him and to serve him…” and when she asks how she can serve, we remind her that she is now providing others the opportunity to serve Read more…

Let’s Go Fly a Kite!

Summer may have come to an end on our calendars, but on September 15, a group of Jeanne Jugan’s Residents took advantage of a sunny, crisp day and ventured to picturesque Brenton Point State Park in Newport, RI. There they enjoyed a relaxing day on lawn chairs facing an ocean view and picnicked on sandwiches Read more…

Our Annual Family Picnic!

On Saturday, September 10, our Residents shared a traditional Picnic with their families and loved ones. This is an event that is enjoyed by everyone in the Home. Our hardworking kitchen staff prepared all the tasty foods from burgers and hotdogs, potato salad, baked beans and corn on the cob. Many family members generously brought Read more…

LaSalette Shrine Pilgrimage during this Year of Mercy

A pilgrimage was made last week to LaSalette Shrine in Attleboro, MA by our Home’s Residents, AJJ, volunteers, a few staff and some of our Little Sisters. Residents could be found sitting on shaded benches listening to spiritual music that was piped through the grounds on speakers or browsing the beautiful gift shop at the Read more…

Family Fun with the Paw Sox

On Sunday afternoon, July 31, Little Sisters, residents, family, friends and benefactors were at McCoy Stadium for the 11th Annual Little Sisters of the Poor Paw Sox Family Fun Day. It truly was a day of enjoyment for all. The event began at 11 a.m. with a delicious BBQ and time to enjoy family and Read more…