Last Updated on October 15, 2021
Halloween Door/Shelf Decorating Contest
Monday, Oct. 4 – Friday, Oct. 29, 2021
Decorate department/office/resident doors (or shelves)
Submit entry information (photo, if desired) to TV 972
or email to:CharlestownChannel972@gmail.com
Subject Line: Halloween/Name of Person Entering
Halloween Costume Day: Friday, October 29
Residents’ Town Hall Meeting
Thursday, October 21, 2021
10 – 11 AM
Topics of discussion: State of the community; department and project updates
Join the Great Pumpkin Adventure
Saturday, October 23 – Friday, October 29, 2021
Search for 31 pumpkins hidden throughout the campus!
Pick up a worksheet from any lobby desk
or Community Resources/Volunteer offices.
Firearms Take Back November 1
Treasure Sale Events Coming in Fall 2021 and Early 2022
Month of October: Jewelry Showcase in Cross Creek Display Case
Tues. Nov. 9, 2021 | 10 AM – 1 PM: Everything Holiday Sidewalk Sale in Chesapeake Fireplace area
Month of December: Holiday Gift Showcase in Shortline Display Case
Keep Up with Continuing Education Opportunities
Changes in Continuing Care Visitation Status
Visitation status in Continuing Care changes often in order to keep up with COVID requirements. It is recommended that you call Continuing Care to check the current status, if you do not visit frequently. The inside route between Wilton Overlook and Caton Woods is currently closed.
Do you have questions about your health care insurance?
Medicare Open Enrollment begins on October 15th and ends on December 7th. Jennifer Simon of Erickson Advantage is offering free advice on any individual questions you or your family member have on your current health insurance.
Wi-Fi Guides for Connecting to Charlestown Networks Available on MyErickson
Tune in to Channel 972 or visit MyErickson
There will be Admin updates on TV972 on Mondays. Broadcast at: 10 AM, Noon, 4 PM & 10 PM
Current updates are also available on MyErickson under Community Videos -> Admin Updates.
Security Reminds You to Contact Them Prior to Unregistered Visitor Arrivals
Please call Security Dispatch at x 601-8806 in advance of your unregistered visitor’s arrival. Those friends and family who are registered with a window cling do not need to give advanced notice.
You will be asked to provide the following information:
• Name of the visitor
• Approximate date/time of arrival
• Location where to direct your visitor
AARP Fraud Alert Keeps Us Informed About Current Scams
AARP periodically issues fraud and scam alerts on its website. These scams come mostly through email, phone and web and can sound very convincing. Range of schemes are wide, including such things as Medicare, Social Security, credit card, cruises, IRS, tax preparation, and debt collection. The current focus is on coronavirus-related fraud.
Bookmark the fraud and scam alerts so that you can easily check the website when you get a suspicious email or phone call or you can sign up to have the alerts send directly to you through your email account. There is also a helpline phone number to call: 877-908-3360.