Archive | April, 2016

Potluck

April 25, 2016

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Peace Haven’s staff recently enjoyed a potluck luncheon in celebration of spring. We also invited our guests to join in the happy gathering. It was a perfect day to dine al fresco at our St. Louis facility, and everyone had a wonderful time!

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Go Cards!

April 25, 2016

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Go Cards!

Last weekend, Peace Haven Volunteer Elaine Gaubatz led a craft activity to help our guests cheer on the St. Louis Cardinals this season. Festive Cardinals banners now decorate some of the guest room doors at our facility. What a fun way to cheer on the Redbirds!

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Volunteers!

April 6, 2016

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A community service group from Principia College came to Peace Haven this month. In addition to visiting with guests and offering manicures to those who were interested, the volunteers also planted beautiful spring flowers. We are so grateful to these individuals – and to every volunteer who shares their time and talents with us! To […]

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Alice the Thinking Dog

April 5, 2016

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Peace Haven staff recently welcomed “Alice the Thinking Dog” and Beldin, her trainer/owner, for a lively show. These dynamic performers have shared their talents with us several times, and our guests always enjoy them. Alice, an English Pointer Beagle mix, is a rescue dog. She and her trainer have performed more than 500 shows together.

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Missouri Botanical Gardens

April 5, 2016

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This month some of Peace Haven’s guests enjoyed a visit to the Missouri Botanical Garden. We learned from the Botanical Garden’s website that it was founded in 1859 and is the nation’s oldest botanical garden in continuous operation and a National Historic Landmark. Our field trip was filled with fun as participants enjoyed one another’s […]

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