News and Events
THERE’S ALWAYS SOMETHING HAPPENING AT POMPERAUG WOODS.
Day Trip to Cambridge, MA
July 1, 2015
8: 00 am – 6:00 pm
Visit the Harvard Art Museums (Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Fogg Art Museum and Busch-Reisinger Museum) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Museum. Bus departs from Pomperaug Woods in Southbury at 8 a.m. and from the Mattatuck Museum at 8:30 a.m.
Members: $95; Non-Members: $115
Fee includes transportation, admission and gratuities. Lunch is on your own.
The Art of Experience
8th Annual CT Senior Juried Art Show
September 26-27 at Pomperaug Woods
The Connecticut Senior Juried Art Show at Pomperaug Woods, Southbury’s only not-for-profit retirement community, invites the public to view the work of talented Connecticut artists – all of whom are 70+ years of age – at the eighth annual Connecticut Senior Juried Art Show on September 26 & 27. The show, themed “The Art of Experience” will include paintings, drawings, sculptures and photography – all created after the artists’ 70th birthday.
Interested in participating? Go to Connecticut Senior Juried Art Show page. Entry forms with a photo of original artwork are due by June 26, 2015.
Matisse at MOMA
Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs
January 21, 2015
Join us for a day at the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)for a guided tour of the exhibition, Matisse: Cut-Outs. After our guided tour we will enjoy lunch at a nearby restaurant. After lunch explore other exhibitions and the popular MOMA store. Fee includes charter bus transportation, museum admission, lunch, and all gratuities. Space is limited.
Members: $95; Non-Members: $115
Call (203) 718-8088 to reserve a spot on the bus or sign up at the front desk.
Pomperaug Woods 10th Annual Outdoor Concert Series
Tuesday Evenings in August.
Doors open at 5:30 pm. Concerts start at 6:30 pm at the Gazebo behind Pomperaug Woods.
August 12th – Pierce Campbell Jazz Band
August 19th – Elm City Banjo – 15 piece Banjo Band
August 26th– Heartland Dixieland Jazz Band
Bring your own chair or blanket. We will be serving hot dogs, chips and soda.
Pomperaug Woods will be accepting monetary donations with 100% of donations going to the Southbury Food Bank.
Come join the picnic and enjoy the music!
Experience the art of living.
Pomperaug Woods Retirement Community Kicks off 25th Anniversary
SOUTHBURY, Connecticut – Pomperaug Woods, Southbury’s only not-for-profit community recently celebrated its 25th Anniversary with a cocktail party for residents and guests. During that event, Pomperaug Woods was recognized and was presented with an official citation by the State of Connecticut. State Representative Arthur O’Neill was on hand to present the citation to Executive Director Kevin Moshier and Board President Bill Neil. Pomperaug Woods has been the confident choice for seniors over the past 25 years and looks forward to continuing to serve the Southbury community. For additional information please call (203) 262-6555 or email Amy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Joining seniors around the country for an amazing celebration.
On May 29th, Pomperaug Woods hosted one of an estimated 1,000 events around the country marking the 20th Annual National Senior Health & Fitness Day®. As an official host site, our community sponsored a balance and fall prevention event called “Grace on the Floor®.”
“We had an amazing turnout, with more than 25 residents and guests participating in the event,” said Emily Guay, Pomperaug Woods Wellness Coordinator.
The participants at Pomperaug Woods joined an estimated 100,000 seniors across the country taking part in activities on National Senior Health & Fitness Day—the nation’s largest annual health promotion event for older adults. The national event is coordinated by the Mature Market Resource Center.
For more information about health and wellness activities at Pomperaug Woods, please call (203) 267-2825 or e-mail us.