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Category: Community

Making Melodies: Music at Springmoor

As you walk through the park-like Springmoor campus in Raleigh, NC, it’s likely you’ll hear music in the air. From the musical performances and music groups to church services and resident musicians, it’s no coincidence that there’s music all around!

The various benefits of practicing or simply enjoying music are why music is frequently incorporated into the engaging activities at CCRCs like Springmoor, and for two particular members of the community, music plays an especially important role in their lives.

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Springtime at One of the Most Beautiful Retirement Communities in NC

Springmoor’s 43-acre campus is a nature lover’s dream, and spring is the perfect time to enjoy its splendor. In fact, half of this bustling retirement community in North Carolina is devoted to woodlands and manicured gardens. In creating the community, Springmoor’s founder Jud Ammons worked with the natural landscape to minimize tree loss.

“I was given a skeleton and just added flesh to the bone,” said Thom Morgan, Springmoor’s director of landscaping.

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Picturing Spring at Springmoor, a CCRC in Raleigh, NC

With its 43-acre, park-like campus that attracts residents and visitors alike, spring at Springmoor is truly something special. From well-kept lawns and gardens to unique courtyards and nature trails, any location on campus provides a great view of springtime blooms.

To better understand how the campus remains so beautiful, Springmoor’s landscaping manager, Thom Morgan, shared some behind-the-scenes details. With more than 20 years of experience at Springmoor and a background in landscape architecture, Thom has the knowledge, team and tools to keep Springmoor looking its best all year – and the spring season is a great one to highlight.

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Meet Jan Christensen: Getting Involved in the Springmoor Community

Even though Jan Christensen already had friends who lived at Springmoor, she still had some concerns about making the move two and a half years ago, and whether she would make more friends on campus.  Her fears of living in a different area than her friends who already lived on campus quickly disintegrated when her new neighbors gave her a warm welcome. Now, Jan is friends with many of those who welcomed her, and she still sees the friends she knew before she made the move. After she got settled, Jan rapidly became familiar with the community, and made herself comfortable by diving headfirst into the activities and organizations available at Springmoor.

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Making the Most of Independent Living in Raleigh

Making the most of an independent retirement lifestyle means having the freedom to go where you want to go and do what you want to do. One of Springmoor’s most-used services is our courtesy transportation. Thanks to our friendly drivers, the transportation team can get you where you need to go, when you need to get there, without the hassle of driving or looking for parking!

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The Safety and Security of Life at Springmoor

Many people choose to move to a Life Plan Community, or Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), for the safety and security of a community lifestyle. Unlike living alone in a single-family house or apartment, living in a retirement community means you always have peace of mind, thanks to security services and the assurance of care. Springmoor offers multiple security services, including 24-hour emergency call service and around-the-clock security staff, as well as a full continuum of healthcare services.

Linda Tucker, a newly settled-in resident at Springmoor, decided to move so she could have a higher level of safety and security than living in her house alone. She felt that a community lifestyle would provide her with peace of mind, knowing that she would always have access to any help she might need.

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