The theme for this year is "Nurturing a Love that Lasts," which Cloverleaf Healthcare of Knightsville, is taking to heart through several events throughout the week.
Cloverleaf will have a Mother's Day Luncheon at the facility from 11:30 a.m-1 p.m. Sunday's focus will be "Nurturing the Spirit," featuring music and stories with Chester Hapenny at 2 p.m.
On Monday, May 11, Cloverleaf will be "Nurturing with Care," highlighted by a performance from the Northview High School Jazz Band at 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 12, will focus on "Nurturing the Young at Heart," featuring a balloon lift at 10 a.m., and Carnival Day at 2 p.m.
The facility will be "Nurturing with a Loving Touch," with Spa Day, all throughout Wednesday, May 13.
"Nurturing the Family" is the focus of the events for Thursday, May 14, as Cloverleaf will feature a family pitch-in dinner from 5:30-7 p.m., with music provided by Ron Rodgers.
The facility will close out the week by "Nurturing the Generations" Friday, May 15, as residents of the facility will be scrapbooking the week's events with Mrs. Shorter's fourth-grade class from East Side Elementary School at 9:30 a.m., and ice cream sundaes at 1:30 p.m.
Exceptional Living Center of Brazil will also have a number of themed events to celebrate National Nursing Home Week, many of which will begin at 2 p.m.
On Monday, the residents will celebrate Balloon Day by making piņatas and having a balloon release.
Tuesday's Western Day activities will feature a western sing-a-long at 4:30 p.m., while a cookout/luau will be the highlight of Hawaiian Day Wednesday.
Residents will travel back in time to celebrate Fifties Day Thursday with a sock hop dance, and finish off the week with carnival fun and games and breaking of the piņatas Friday during Carnival Day.
Times for the events are subject to change. For questions or more information, contact Cloverleaf Healthcare of Knightsville at 446-2309, or Exceptional Living Center of Brazil at 443-4111.