Thank you for coming to the Tour of Homes and donating soups and crackers for the Pella Food Shelf. You helped us collect 150 lbs. of canned goods for local families! Tis’ the Season for giving and it was evident at our Holiday Open House! Pictured: Staff and residents make their delivery to Pella Food Shelf of […]
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Residents and staff pulled out new and old Christmas sweaters to wear on Friday, December 11th. We enjoyed many smiles and laughs as we celebrate the season!
We are thankful for a loving community of residents, dedicated staff and food to nourish our bodies. Enjoy the Holiday!
May your holiday season sparkle with moments of love, laughter and goodwill, and may the year ahead be full of contentment and joy. Have a Merry Christmas. From residents and staff at Vriendschap Village.
This warm inviting scene was decorated by residents and staff for the Holiday Chamber Window Contest. Drive over and see the display in person and come in for coffee and cookies anytime! Wishing you a Happy Holiday Season from Vriendschap Village!
With colder weather on its way, the timing of the Scarf Making class was perfect. These color scarfs will make great gifts or keep residents warm during the winter months.
Do you want to learn something new? Anyone in the community is welcome to join us for our Watermark University Classes. They are FREE and fun! Call our office at 641-628-8260 and let us know you are coming.
This time of year reminds us of the farmer that planted the seed. As he scattered the seed some fell on gravel which the birds ate; some fell between rocks quickly sprouting but with no roots, quickly withered. Some fell on good earth, and produced a harvest beyond his wildest dreams. Our residents are much like the […]
The residents enjoyed watching the Flying Dutchman inflate his balloon at Vriendschap Village during the Lake Red Rock Balloon Festival.
Are you interested in learning something new? Our Watermark University classes are open to the public and they are FREE. Check out our September events and join us anytime!
Residents enjoyed the 5th Annual Red Rock Lake Balloon Festival with breakfast and a talk from a balloon pilot.
Summertime brings back many memories of fun times for the residents. You can find them on our patio shucking corn and playing games. Join us anytime for some cool lemonade on the patio.
July is a special month as we celebrate our Declaration of Independence and the birth of the United States of America as an independent nation. Come enjoy with us as we celebrate this special holiday and other summer events.
Residents are proud of their garden and love to share the fruits of their labor with our chef who includes them in daily meals.
Our Executive Director, Inde Miller, will show residents and their friends how to make a 4th of July Bandana Wreath on June 16th at 2:30pm at Vriendschap Village.
Our community life director along with care staff will be taking our Memory Care residents to watch the Tulip Time Parade. You will see us in our Dutch costumes celebrating our 80th Tulip Time.
Come celebrate our rich Dutch Heritage with friends as we get ready for Tulip Time. The tulips are beautiful!
Spring is coming and so are many happenings at Vriendschap Village. After a long winter our residents are ready to get out and enjoy the nicer weather. Come enjoy our home with us, we love company! Don’t miss the Easter Egg Hunt on April 4th at 10:00am!
Do you have cabin fever? We have the cure, join us for coffee anytime or one of our many activities during the month of March.
Residents of Vriendschap Village celebrate 70 years of marriage, Elfrieda and Kermit DeHaai, will be on WHO-TV to tell their love story!
February is full of lively events for our residents and the community of Pella. Join us for our Valentine Open House on Friday, February 13th, 2:30pm – 4:00pm and taste our decadent desserts.
Join us any time for coffee or lunch to see how we thrive and YOU decide. Call 1-641-628-8260 and reserve lunch on us!
Step out of your home during the winter months and into our vibrant schedule of activities. See what’s happening at Vriendschap Village this January and make a date to join us. All are Welcome!
The holidays are full of fun festive activities in our home at Vriendschap Village. Come celebrate the Season with us!
Please explore our many activities during the month of November and join us as we welcome many guests and entertainers into our community. Come THRIVE with us!
Back by popular demand, Chris Von Arx is definitely a crowd pleaser with his renditions of songs by Johnny Cash and many others. We kept warm with chili and hot cider while the sun set on a fantastic evening.
Let us treat you on Senior Citizens Day with a delicious breakfast in our community. Fresh Pancakes smoothered with maple syrup and savory bacon. ALL to celebrate YOU! August 21 at 9:00 am at Vriendschap Village- 2602 Fifield Road, Pella, Iowa
Thursday, July 24th from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. Enjoy the suspense as guests bring two prized possessions for a free evaluation! Hope to see you here!