Lifelong Learning

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Lifelong Learning – Kendal at Lexington Style

Wise persons over the years have recognized the benefits of lifelong learning, long before research was conducted proving the fact.                  “I’m still learning,” Michelangelo, age 87                 “Live as…

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Kendal’s Lifelong Learning Keeps Residents Engaged and Brains Healthy

Older Americans are advised to keep their brains sharp and research supports the concept that discovering new interests and learning new things is key to a healthy brain and healthy…

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Looking for the Key to a Happy and Healthy Life? Volunteer!

Study after study has shown that volunteering enhances quality of life, instills a sense of purpose, and provides a mental health boost to those who donate time and energy to…

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Books and Nooks at the Kalex Library

You could say Kendal at Lexington is full of worms—book worms, that is.  And thanks to the library committee, these avid readers can typically find a favorite title any time…

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STEaM: Cloud Computing

The “cloud” or “cloud computing” is the number one techno buzzword of 2021.  Are you using the cloud?  You may well be and not even know it.  Just what is…

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VMI’s Memoir Project Partners with KaLex

The popular Rockbridge Community Memoir Project through VMI will look a little different this year as the popular in-person workshop goes virtual. The collaboration between VMI cadets and English faculty,…

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Kendal at Natural Bridge

No, the Kendal Corporation is not about to establish a new life care facility at Natural Bridge, but Kendal at Lexington is developing ties to the recently established Natural Bridge…

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A Gift of Birds- Resident Nelson Potter Donates Art To Natural Bridge

Discovery at Natural Bridge This past winter at Natural Bridge State Park, the rangers have been hard at work renovating the basement of the Visitor Center, sometimes known as the…

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Lexington Post Office History- Rockbridge  Stories Series

Kendal at Lexington resident Margaret Skovira resumes a local history column.  She invites readers to ask a question about an event, person or place of historic interest in Rockbridge County…

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