Carolina Meadows Blog

blog-catering

Recently Hugh and I wanted to introduce a couple interested in Carolina Meadows to some of our friends here. We asked Thom Cranna, director of catering, to suggest a menu.  Thom came up with a…

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blog-downton2

In a labor of love, Carolina Meadows residents and Chapel Hill photographer Jack Benjamin worked for more than a year to capture the spirit of Downton Abbey in an innovative project we call Downton Meadows. …

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blog-library2

Of course, we’re all proud of our Carolina Meadows Library, and rightly so. With so many volumes on our shelves, a very effective professional library system for retrieval, and computer links for searching, I find…

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blog-downton

Inspired by the fashion, antiques and events of PBS’ period TV drama “Downton Abbey,” our residents transformed parts of the community into “Downton Meadows.” Taking on new personas and traveling back in time, residents organized…

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blog-birthday

Some Community Outreach volunteering activities are just plain fun! A group of Carolina Meadows residents from The Green (our Memory Care Unit) joined members of the Community Outreach Volunteers Committee and Carolina Meadows staff to…

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blog-music

One volunteer opportunity that appeals to a group of music-minded neighbors here is serving on the Music at the Meadows committee. Our charge is to bring excellent, often professional, performances to Carolina Meadows. With an…

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