Resident Spotlight

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A Day in the Life – Dorothy

Dorothy Schoeneman moved into her Kendal at Lexington apartment in November 2020. And, while she had to self-quarantine for 10 days due to the Covid-19 protocols of the time, it…

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A Day in the Life – Sylvia & Rick

Rick and Sylvia Kirgis moved into their cottage on Sunrise Ridge Circle in December 2019, and Sylvia says, “Life is easy at Kendal.” Rick chimes in with, “No mowing!” Rick…

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Carl Planck Jr. Celebrated 103rd Birthday

Carl Gustav Planck Jr. recently celebrated his 103rd birthday with a gathering of family in the Kendal at Lexington Borden Health Center. Carl Plank was born in Charleston, SC. on…

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Kendal Residents Enjoy Local Juneteenth Celebration

The new official Juneteenth holiday was celebrated in downtown Lexington June 19 complete with music, dancing, food, and art. One of the attractions, the Kuumba Dance Ensemble performance at Hopkins…

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Looking Ahead: 2021 From the Resident’s Point of View

One of the benefits of living in a community such as Kendal at Lexington is the opportunity to be as active and involved as you choose. On the February 2021…

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Photography and Philosophy Provides the Perfect Pandemic Outlet

Lad Sessions Photography: Despite quarantines and social distancing, Mother Nature still puts on a breathtaking display and Kendal at Lexington resident Lad Sessions has been making the most of it…

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Resident Artists Create Holiday Fair

Kendal residents enjoyed a hint of the holidays with a little shopping December 1 with a holiday art fair held on campus. Held with appropriate social distancing and other safety…

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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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Residents Weigh In – The Value of a Life Plan Community

While you may expect our website to highlight peace of mind as a benefit of living at Kendal at Lexington, hearing it from our residents may be more convincing. During…

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