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    Back to the books

    After working as associate director for the law library at the University of Kansas for 15 years, resident Mary Burchill was pleasantly surprised to find herself working back in a library in retirement.“We moved into Lawrence Presbyterian Manor in late 2000 and it was probably 2002 when I was asked to be in charge of the library committee here. I am a librarian, so I thought sure, I’d be delighted,” said Mary Burchill.Once a month, Mary and her library committee of six other re...  Read More...

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    Art is Ageless® call for entries underway

    Lawrence Presbyterian Manor has issued a call for entries for the Art is Ageless® juried exhibit to be held February 12-19, 2019. The exhibit will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.   Read More...

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    What does senior living cost?

    Lawrence Presbyterian Manor hosts free programHave you ever wondered what it will cost to live in a senior living community? Which contract is best for your budget, a rental plan or an entrance fee? Can I afford to live in a retirement community?Questions like these and more will be explored at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor’s “What Does it Cost?” lunch and learn seminar January 29, 2019.   Read More...

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    Join the team and have a ball

    If you walk by the chapel on Thursday afternoons and hear uproarious laughter, there’s a good chance it’s the chair volleyball team. One of the newer activities to come to Lawrence Presbyterian Manor, the game emphasizes teamwork, exercise and fun.“From its first conception, there were just two of us volleying the beach ball back and forth and more people joined us. I’m not sure how it got started—I think Linda, our activity director, set up the net to see if we wer...  Read More...

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    Lawrence Presbyterian Manor’s Art is Ageless® call for entries underway

    Lawrence Presbyterian Manor has issued a call for entries for the Art is Ageless® juried exhibit to be held February 12-19, 2019. A reception will take place at 2:30 p.m. on February 20.Entries of artistic works will be accepted from any area artist who is 65 years of age or older to exhibit and/or compete for an opportunity to be featured in the 2020 Art is Ageless calendar.Artists may choose to enter the exhibit only.   Read More...

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    Medicare changes of 2019

    The coming year, 2019, is a huge year for Medicare beneficiaries. There will be many changes and most of them are beneficial. In 2010, lawmakers did away with the Medicare Open Enrollment Period for Medicare Advantage Plans.   Read More...

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    Lawrence Presbyterian Manor honored for achievements

    Lawrence Presbyterian Manor received a certificate of recognition from Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America for reaching goals in fiscal year 2018, covering the months of July 1, 2017, through June 30, 2018.The recognition came through PMMA’s Emerald Awards Program, designed to encourage its 17 locations and 2 hospices to achieve high levels of resident and employee satisfaction, meet financial goals, build philanthropic support for the organization’s mission and meet marketing goals. ...  Read More...

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    Favorite holiday recipes from our staff

    ‘Tis the season for baking and cooking up feasts for family and friends. Here are just a few favorite holiday recipes and memories shared by our staff.“These are two easy but standard recipes my family loves around holiday time.” - Christie Patrick, executive directorHoliday CheeseballIngredients 2 packages (8 oz. each) cream cheese, softened 2 packages of thinly sliced meat, pastrami or beef works best 2 teaspoons Worcestershire Sauce 2 teaspoons Accent Salt (or regular salt &...  Read More...

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    Lawrence Presbyterian Manor on U.S. News and World Report Best Nursing Home list

    Lawrence Presbyterian Manor is on the U.S. News and World Report Best Nursing Homes 2018-2019 list. The senior living community received the highest score of High Performing to make the list, available today.The U.S.   Read More...

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    Proudly serving Lawrence for 42 years

    For almost 42 years, Lawrence Presbyterian Manor has provided various services for seniors and has become well-known in the Lawrence community and beyond.Generations of families have lived within our walls and enjoyed the ease of senior living and the peace of mind of quality care. Grandchildren and great-grandchildren alike have roamed our halls, filling it with laughter and sounds of excitement. Each year brings another lineup of celebrations, focusing on family and fellowship.   Read More...

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