The Carefree Vacation

By Resident Ellen Rose — One of the best things about Kendal at Granville is the leaving of it. Not permanently, of course, but perhaps for a hiatus of six months in Florida for the winter. Those of you who have slaved through the winterizing of a home for an extended period will appreciate the […]

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Volunteer Opportunities of Kendal Residents

By Resident Jim Erickson — We moved into our cottage at Kendal in Granville in September 2007 from the north side of Cook County in the Chicago area. While living in Illinois, I had volunteered for many years at the Chicago Academy of Science at their Peggy Notebaert Museum as a naturalist and an animal […]

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A Kendal Pilgrimage … to Ice Cream Heaven

By Resident Dale Seiberling — Just a few minutes before noon on Oct. 16, 2017—a glorious fall afternoon, 13 Kendal residents boarded the Kendal bus for an interesting journey to nearby Utica, Ohio. Ten “gentlewomen” and three gentlemen were soon on their way through the fall agriculture of central Ohio on a journey to Velvet […]

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‘Town-Gown’ Relationships

By Resident David Skeen — Becky and I spent our professional careers as administrators and faculty at Muskingum College in New Concord, Ohio for 37 years. As Denison graduates, Class of ’62, we were delighted when the Kendal campus opened in Granville, shortly before our retirement. While serving at Muskingum and living in New Concord, […]

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Tower Lines: Kendal’s Monthly Newsletter

By Resident Ella Mae Bard —  Edited by Betty Hullinger, Tower Lines is Kendal at Granville’s monthly resident-written newsletter. The back page of Tower Lines is probably the most widely valued feature of the publication. It’s a  chronological list of activities that helps residents keep track of the schedule of all the things going on […]

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How Residents Shape Their Community

By Resident Reed Browning — Kendal at Granville is a community. One of the reasons life at Kendal is good is that we want to maximize opportunities for all residents to shape their own lives, both as individuals and in groups. I’ll focus on the latter goal. To realize the aim of creating a sense […]

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