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NRC Hosts Dr. Gaugler for Alzheimer’s Education Event

August 17, 2016

Event Marks the First of Three Events in a Series

Northfield Retirement Community (NRC) is hosting the University of Minnesota’s Dr. Joseph E. Gaugler for an Alzheimer’s education and awareness event on Tuesday, August 30, at 7:00 p.m., at Bethel Lutheran Church (1321 North Ave., Northfield). “Alzheimer’s: What It Is and What Can be Done” will explore Alzheimer’s disease and technology that supports aging adults suffering from the disease. The event is free and open to the public with no RSVP required. It is the first of three Alzheimer’s education events NRC will host in the next few weeks.

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2016 Golf Classic Raises $38,250

June 28, 2016

As the sun set on Thursday, June 2, Northfield Retirement Community closed out its 10th Annual Golf Classic, this year held at Northfield Golf Club. The event brings together the greater NRC community and provides financial support for NRC projects and programs. 108 friends and supporters participated in the Golf Classic and helped to make a beautiful day even better, raising over $38,250. Continue reading »

NRC Insights Hits Mailboxes

April 29, 2016

The newest issue of Northfield Retirement Community’s NRC Insights will arrive in Northfield-area mailboxes this week. The focus of the May issue is technology and introduces several platforms designed to give aging adults – and their caregivers – more confidence in their living situations and make caregivers more aware of health conditions as they change.

In addition, the issue invites readers to save the date for NRC’s 2016 Golf Classic – happening this year on June 2 – and recaps the Star of the North Award NRC received for its efforts in organizing and hosting Northfield’s Walk to Remember.

The entire issue can be seen here.

Northfield Retirement Community Invited to Congressman John Kline’s Star of the North Awards Ceremony

February 10, 2016

Congressman John Kline, representative of Minnesota’s 2nd congressional district, has invited team members from Northfield Retirement Community (NRC) to the Star of the North Award ceremony as representatives of the hardworking organizers and volunteers of Northfield’s Walk to Remember event, which last fall raised more than $5,500 for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. The event, which was co-hosted with Three Links Care Center, was held in conjunction with the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the nation’s largest such event, held in more than 600 communities. Continue reading »

NRC Insights Arrives in Mailboxes

December 5, 2015

Northfield Retirement Community’s newly concepted and designed newsletter – NRC Insights – arrives in Northfield-area mailboxes this week. The focus of the newsletter, formerly titled NRC Today, is to educate the public and caregivers about a variety of issues related to aging. Continue reading »

Holiday Appeal Arrives in Mailboxes

November 19, 2015

Merry Christmas from all of us at Northfield Retirement Community!

We recently sent out our annual Holiday Appeal to our friends and supporters. This special time of holiday giving is an opportunity to support the mission of NRC, and it will help us continue to provide exceptional housing and excellent care to our residents. Continue reading »

Kathy Filbrandt Retires After 38 Years of Service

August 10, 2015

Northfield Retirement Community (NRC), said goodbye to long-time employee Kathy Filbrandt on July 31, 2015, after more than 38 years of service. Kathy worked at NRC as a beautician and certified nursing assistant, touching the lives of thousands of residents. Continue reading »