Events

It’s a “take & bake” event!

Come hear about all things PIE Thursday, November 9th at 1:30 pm Join us for a special event hosted by the Culinary Institute at Applewood (CIA). Learn about the history of pie, observe fine baking techniques, savor samples prepared by the CIA team, and prepare your own culinary masterpiece to take home and bake. We hope you’ll join us—and bring your sweet tooth—for the …
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Applewood Celebrates Active Aging Week by Exercising, Painting and Discovering Chakras

Applewood Celebrates Active Aging Week by Exercising, Painting and Discovering Chakras   Last week, we joined in the spirit of Active Aging Week by offering a special menu of events to challenge and inspire residents’ physical, social, spiritual, artistic and intellectual fitness. “Being older means you finally have the time and freedom to do what you enjoy or aspire to try,” says Joan …
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Get away from it all and experience Engaged Living at Applewood

Join us for The Grape Escape Winery tour, luncheon and mozzarella-making class. Tuesday, October 24 10:00 a.m. – Arrive at Applewood 10:15 a.m. – Depart by charter bus 2:00 p.m. – Return to Applewood The Grape Escape is just one of the fun and educational excursions residents at Applewood experience every week. This time we’re going Italian with a tour of a winery, …
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Applewood Tech Training Helps Seniors Master Their Devices

Applewood Tech Training Helps Seniors Master Their Devices “Today, seniors are more eager than ever to use technology to make everyday life easier and faster,” says Keith Grady, executive director at Applewood. “We realized our techie residents were deluged with help requests and it was time to introduce community-wide computer and personal device training.” Enter “Tracy the Tech,” a former corporate IT guru …
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Applewood’s Go Green Day Celebrates Conservation and Natural Living

Applewood’s Go Green Day Celebrates Conservation and Natural Living A key component in our Engaged Living™ lifestyle program includes social accountability that starts at Applewood and extends to the local Freehold community, across New Jersey, the nation and even globally. Through surveys and conversations, residents have told us that being ‘good citizens’ is a priority. To meet that expectation, we create and implement …
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