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The weekly church service was provided by Minister, Jason Collier of the Ainsworth Community Church/United Church of Crawfordsville. The sermon was titled ?Stewardship.? Scripture from Mark 12:13-34. Linda McNiel shared her special talents on the piano.


Halcyon House Wellness Department hosted See You at the Movies last Sunday evening in the Marshall Game room.


Izy Flander, Sybil Thorton, Maxine Davisson and many others enjoyed the hilarious movie ?Book Club.? Diane (Diane Keaton) is recently widowed after 40 years of marriage. Vivian (Jane Fonda) enjoys her men with no strings attached.


Sharon (Candice Bergen) is still working through a decades-old divorce. Carol?s (Mary Steenburgen) marriage is in a slump after 35 years. Four lifelong friends? lives are turned upside down to hilarious ends when their book club tackles the infamous Fifty Shades of Grey.


From discovering new romance to rekindling old flames, they inspire each other to make their next chapter the best chapter. Halcyon House residents were looking forward to the showing Sunday of  ?Smokey and the Bandit? in honor of the legendary actor Burt Reynolds.


Dolores Wood, Roger Cutkomp, Becky Patterson, Gladys Ferguson and several others enjoyed a fun-filled day in Burlington hosted by Burlington native, Larry Canfield.


The group kicked off their day at the Burlington Welcome Center followed by a driving tour of the historical district of Burlington, Mosquito Park, shopping downtown, lunch at the Drake, Crapo Park and they wrapped up the day at the Catfish Bend Casino.


Halcyon House would like to welcome wellness intern, Heidi Swanson. Heidi is originally from Cary, Illinois. She is a senior at the University of Iowa and will be graduating this May. Heidi is studying Health and Human Physiology and she is on the Health Promotion track. Currently, she is not sure of her future plans, but she does enjoy working with older adults. Heidi is considering getting her Master?s in Health Administration and Management. She enjoys helping people and learning about new/better ways to encourage people to be more healthy.


Some of Heidi?s hobbies include reading a good book or going on long walks with her dogs. Usually on a Saturday you can find Heidi cheering on the Hawkeyes! She is really excited to be interning with Halcyon House this semester!


Happy Birthday wishes this week go out to Burdell Huisinga.