At Trillium Woods, residents like to keep busy by attending events, pursuing personal goals, or just catching up with family and friends. To keep up to date on the latest events, check back here often. We’ll have stories about everything going on at Trillium Woods and within senior living.


Trillium Woods Resident Artist Series: Felix Tristani

Felix Tristani, resident at Trillium Woods, is known for his impressive wood carvings. What started as a chat with an artist at a wood carving show in 2004 has since grown into a cherished hobby, and now you can see Felix’s lifelike bird carvings all around the community at Trillium Woods. Felix first explored the …

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Introducing the New Standard of Senior Safety at Trillium Woods

Trillium Woods is pleased to announce EverSafe 360°, the new standard in overall safety for residents and staff, developed by Life Care Services®, An LCS® Company. The events of the last year have necessitated innovative safety solutions, and Trillium Woods has answered the call. Harnessing 50 years of senior living industry leadership, EverSafe 360° is …

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8 Reasons to Join a Senior Fitness Program

It’s not a secret. Getting regular exercise can improve our health and boost how we feel. But if you’re still having trouble finding the motivation to get moving, maybe joining some group fitness classes as part of a senior fitness program can help. Not only are there a variety of senior fitness programs to choose …

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Trillium Woods Resident Artist Series: Richards and Heidi Poey

Richards (Dick) and Heidi Poey have been big names in the local art scene for the past 30 years – showcasing their work at venues including the Edina and Uptown Art Fairs, local galleries and the Minnesota State Fair – and we’re so happy they brought their love of sculpture and painting to the Trillium …

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Safe, Socially Distant Ways Seniors Can Stay Socially Active

When we’re trying to stay safe from contagious diseases, we still need to maintain a healthy social life. Consult the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website to find out how careful you need to be based on your age, underlying conditions and the disease you’re worried about. Even if you’re remaining completely quarantined, there …

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Indoor Activities for Cold Winter Months

Too cold? Too snowy? Too icy? Too windy? Brrr… when it’s wintry outside, it’s handy to have a list of things to do indoors. Here are 20 of our favorite indoor activities for seniors: 1. Work It Out Get moving at home with an online fitness class. You’ll burn off some calories, increase your strength …

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Celebrating the Love Stories of Lifelong Couples at Trillium Woods

Despite the hardships of this past year, residents at Trillium Woods are still celebrating love and their lifelong valentines. An annual tradition, every Valentine’s Day, Trillium Woods residents share their wedding photos and stories of how they met their spouse. Though some of the people in the photos are no longer with us, the community …

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Trillium Woods ’s First COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

This January, the first residents at Trillium Woods participated in the first Covid-19 Vaccine clinic held onsite at the community. Residents and staff received priority access to the vaccine, leading a strong step forward for our seniors and team members to continue to focus on resident safety during the pandemic. In December, as the vaccines …

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Season of Self-Care

By Cari Brastad, RN Health & Wellness Navigator at Trillium Woods After a year of social distancing, it’s no wonder why increasing numbers of people are struggling with their mental health. Winter, combined with pandemic restrictions, make this a difficult time for everyone, but especially seniors. Self-care is crucial to preventing feelings of isolation and …

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Priority Access to Newly F.D.A. Approved COVID-19 Vaccine

Trillium Woods is pleased to be able to offer the COVID-19 vaccination to residents and employees through our partner pharmacy. Residents and employees will be in the initial distribution group in the CDC phased allocations and among the first in the country to have access to the vaccine once it is available.  Specific vaccination distribution …

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