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the following article is posted with permission from Union Times.  The full story is online at: https://www.hometownsource.com/union_times/news/education/pen-pals-unite-at-milaca-elementary/article_c93ac2c8-5eb4-11e8-b550-4b7644ba7215.html Pen pals unite at Milaca Elementary Second graders, assisted living residents meet for the first time SHANE CARLSON Union-Times Erica Reiners teaches second grade at Milaca Elementary School, and this spring, her class took part in a unique writing activity…

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Inter Generational Pen Pals We were blessed with the opportunity to be pen pals with Ms. Reiners’ second grade class for the past few months! 12 residents participated in this awesome program. Each resident has two pen pals who they exchanged letters with every couple of weeks. The residents learned lots about their pen pals!…

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reposted with permission from Face AgingMN.  Their full article can be found online at: http://faceagingmn.org/2018/03/29/minnesota-senior-enjoys-time/ The aging journey looks different for each senior and every family. For Jeanne Kragt-Barchinger, a senior from Milaca, the best parts of getting older are spending time with family and not having to get up early and work hard all day….

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🌺 SPRING BREAK LUAU 🌺 We had a great turnout this afternoon for our luau! With pineapple upside cake and ham and pineapple skewers we had a blast! Marie Grundberg, as usual, put on a fabulous show! We are so thankful for all of our residents and their family members! And also so blessed to have such…