Month: June 2010

(Not So) Lazy Days of Summer

Recreational therapy assistant Mary Eckstein helps Bryan float in St. Mary’s therapy pool. Twins Brandon and Bryan got a treat today: They spent part of the morning in the pool. The 20-month-old boys arrived at St. Mary’s Home not too long ago for respite,...

Congratulations, Nancy. We’ll Miss You.

Nancy Mitchell, in yellow, with members of the housekeeping staff at St. Mary’s Home, during today’s party in Mitchell’s honor. St. Mary’s Home for Disabled Children opened its current building more than five years ago, but the facility still...

A Smashing Good Time

  Stephanie Bailey, early intervention technician, left, and Nicole Hoskins Jones, director of recreational therapy, help 20-month-old Bryan create a painting by rolling a rubber ball over a piece of paper covering another piece of paper that was splattered with...

Digging in the Dirt

Some of the children set to work this afternoon to beautify the bus stop at St. Mary’s Home.With help from members of the activities staff, the children planted flowers and greenery, using plastic cups to transfer potting soil from bowls to the plant stands....