Services and Amenities

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Sustainable Dining on the Menu at KaLex

Providing residents with a variety of delicious, healthy meal choices is an amenity that is an integral part of the community. “Kendal Values and Practices” also emphasizes a commitment to…

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Dining Robot Serves Up Help and Fun

There is someone new in the dining room at Kendal at Lexington. He’s about three and a half feet tall, speaks with a French accent, and follows directions very well.…

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Meet the Culinary Team’s New Robot Helper

Kendal at Lexington has begun programming and testing a new service robot designed to increase efficiencies and enhance dining service in the main dining room and, if all goes well,…

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Another service available at Kalex . . . transportation

To make life convenient and fun for Kendal at Lexington residents, transportation is provided to many local and out-of-town appointments and events. Free rides to local medical appointments, the grocery…

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A Day in the Life – Dianne

Dianne Herrick has always known that someday she would live at Kendal at Lexington. She was part of the group of community leaders that went to work on building a…

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Cooking Up Fall Favorites in the Kendal at Lexington Culinary Department

Pandemic, isolation, and supply chain issues have required creative adaptations for many of us, and the dining and culinary operations at Kendal at Lexington are no exception. When the dining…

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Kendal’s Culinary Team Serves Fantastic Food

Good food is the foundation of genuine happiness…Auguste Escoffier. This saying holds true for residents at Kendal at Lexington.  Whether it’s a special theme dinner, a retro favorite like tuna…

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Why “Tutwiler” ? How the Library Was Named

We are all acquainted with the Tutwiler Library, but not everyone knows who “Tutwiler” was. Carrington Cabell Tutwiler, affectionately known as “Tut,” was a longtime professor of English literature at…

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Smiling Faces Still the Focus at the Borden Center

Residents of the Borden Center have a lot to smile about even in the midst of modified programs and gatherings due to COVID-19 precautionary measures in place. Katie Harlow, Resident…

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