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The Best Value in Pella Senior Living

Vriendschap Village is situated near the charming destination of Pella, Iowa. Rich with Dutch heritage, Pella is rooted in tradition such as the annual Tulip Festival held the first weekend in May. Our intimate senior friendly environment offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care. Vriendschap Village is located just minutes from shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare.

In this friendly atmosphere we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and unsurpassed customized care. Choose from affordable one-bedroom apartments to spacious two-bedroom residences, wonderfully appointed with a kitchen, large living room and bathroom.

Residents of Vriendschap Village enjoy services and amenities that support a carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include a well-stocked library, computer center with internet access, full-service beauty salon and barber shop, fitness center, woodworking shop, billiards room, personal garden plots, courtyard with walking path and scheduled transportation services. For a fulfilling meal you won’t have to look far, visit our elegant dining room or Gallery Café.

Life at Vriendschap Village

Educational Tour – Visit to Pella Police Department

We had a great time visiting the Pella Police Department and learning how these local heroes protect us and keep our community safe. Thanks to Chief of Police Robert Bokinsky and all the officers for their hospitality and a special thanks to Marcia Slycord who lead the tour and answered all of our questions.

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Residents Lola and Millie Got Talent

Recently our very own Vriendschap Village residents Lola Klein and Millie Lanser entertained their friends and family during a special concert. Lola played the piano and Millie played the organ. After the ladies played their favorite hymns there was a sing-a-long for the residents. Thank you ladies for sharing your talent and making Vriendschap a great […]

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August 2016 Vriendschap Village Activities Calendars

Looking for that next class or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. Here at Vriendschap Village we’ve got a month full of exciting activities and outings. We are sure you will find something that will pique your interest. » August 2016 Town Center Calendar » August 2016 Inn Calendar » August […]

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Out and About

Educational Tour – Visit to Pella Police Department

We had a great time visiting the Pella Police Department and learning how these local heroes protect us and keep our community safe. Thanks to Chief of Police Robert Bokinsky and all the officers for their hospitality and a special thanks to Marcia Slycord who lead the tour and answered all of our questions.

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Red Rock Balloon Fest!

Even though the weather didn’t allow them to fly, we had a great time on Saturday night, July 9th at the Red Rock Balloon Fest. We picked a great spot in between where the balloons went up so our residents could see all the balloons from the comfort of our bus. Thanks to all of those […]

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4th of July Parade

We had a great time at the Pella 4th of July Parade. We found a nice spot to sit and watch the parade and enjoyed seeing lots of friends, former neighbors and family. Thanks to all the organizers for making this a great event!

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Dining

Happy Thanksgiving from Vriendschap Village Dining Services

We are thankful for a loving community of residents, dedicated staff and food to nourish our bodies. Enjoy the Holiday!

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Our Garden at Vriendschap Village is Growing!

Residents are proud of their garden and love to share the fruits of their labor with our chef who includes them in daily meals.

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Juanita Den Adel – Famous Dutch Letters

If you haven’t tried resident Juanita Den Adel’s Dutch Letters, you are missing out. She is our resident expert in the Dutch pastry department and often holds sessions where you can learn how to make these famous pastries. Dutch Letters are giant-size pastries in the form of the alphabet. The baked to perfection flaky pastry surrounds […]

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On Aging

We Need Your Vote – Environments for Aging Competition

Hello everyone, We would really appreciate your support. Please take a moment to click here to cast your vote. Please note: Voting closes on July 22nd. You must vote for three projects – be sure Vriendschap Village is one of your three votes. Feel free to note in the comment box that it was your top pick […]

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Resident Julia Kamerick Turns 108!

Resident Julia Kamerick will turn 108 years young on May 19th. She plans to celebrate with the other May birthdays at Vriendschap Village as well as at an additional party planed by her nephew’s wife. When asked what was the secret to living such a long life, Kamerick replied that she did not know why she […]

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We Do Memory Care Differently

Throughout its nearly 30 year history, Watermark has sought ways, large and small, to enhance the well-being of our residents and associates. Success is mostly measured in the strong and durable relationships between residents and associates that bring with them trust, comfort and more than a bit of warm fun. Particularly in our Memory Care […]

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Videos

Residents Lola and Millie Got Talent

Recently our very own Vriendschap Village residents Lola Klein and Millie Lanser entertained their friends and family during a special concert. Lola played the piano and Millie played the organ. After the ladies played their favorite hymns there was a sing-a-long for the residents. Thank you ladies for sharing your talent and making Vriendschap a great […]

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Dumont Museum in Sigourney Iowa

On June 25th,we traveled to Sigourney, Iowa to the Dumont Museum. The museum represents a lifetime of collecting by Lyle & Helen Dumont. The museum became a reality in 1994 with the plans being made for the large new building located south of Sigourney, Iowa, that would ultimately encase over 30,000 square feet of space. […]

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We Do Memory Care Differently

Throughout its nearly 30 year history, Watermark has sought ways, large and small, to enhance the well-being of our residents and associates. Success is mostly measured in the strong and durable relationships between residents and associates that bring with them trust, comfort and more than a bit of warm fun. Particularly in our Memory Care […]

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