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Posted on: April 19, 2017

KEYC-TV and Mankato Free Press Cover Old Main Village’s and Kato Public School’s Art Program

  Click image to view article Eight 7th grade students from Kato Public Charter School and eight senior residents from Old Main Village senior living community are partaking in a special six-week relationship-building experience. Each student-senior pair will create a stained, glazed and fired ceramic bowl. Artist Michelle Kaisersatt will lead the pottery program. Her passion […]

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

Creating Intergenerational Relationships Through Art

Old Main Village and Kato Public Charter School Partner for pottery program MANKATO, Minn. (March 14, 2017) – Eight 7th grade students from Kato Public Charter School and eight senior residents from Old Main Village senior living community will partake in a special six-week relationship-building art experience. By the end of the six-week program, each […]

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Posted on: December 14, 2016

Holiday Wedding Wishes Come True at Historic Old Main Village Community in Mankato

Holly Resner, executive director of Old Main Village, which offers independent and an assisted living for seniors in the greater Mankato area, truly takes her work and life to heart. It was clear from the start when Holly joined Old Main Village in August 2013 that she loves her job and chosen career path of […]

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Twisted Stitchers at Old Main Village

The Twisted Stitchers are a small but lively group of women residents at Old Main Village senior living community that have joined forces to wield their mighty knitting needles to help those in the Greater Mankato area in need. Though their knitting experience varies, and some also sew, they welcome all residents to join to […]

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Posted on: August 16, 2016

Mankato Senior Living Community to Produce Intergenerational Play, Strengthen Connections Between Generations

MANKATO, Minn. (Aug. 16, 2016) – Old Main Village is partnering for the first year with Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) to host a one-week multi-generational summer theatre camp August 15-20 which will result in the presentation of two performances of “Peter & Wendy.” The intergenerational summer theatre camp experience is being made possible by the […]

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Posted on: April 23, 2015

Mankato Resident Helen Erickson Hits 100 Year-Old Milestone

MANKATO, Minn. (April 23, 2015) – Helen Erickson, a resident of Old Main Village, managed by The Goodman Group, will become part of an exclusive, but growing group of people as she reaches her 100-year birthday milestone in April. The milestone will be celebrated at the monthly resident birthday party on Thurs., April 23 at […]

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Posted on: September 11, 2011

Local WWII Vets to Fly to Washington D.C.

Four Old Main Village veterans honored for their service MANKATO, Minn., (Sept. 27, 2011) – More than six decades after World War II (WWII) ended, four local veterans will be honored for their service as they take part in a national program known as Honor Flight. Arnie Wiens, Lee Asche, Lois Reed, and Ethel Frost, […]

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