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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Model Trains

December 26, 2013
A Review of Garden Spot Village Train Club's Annual Exhibition ‘Tis the season for the Train Room Open House at Garden Spot Village. Every Saturday for the month of December, the Train Room opens its doors to the community. Young children and adults both enjoy watching and playing...
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Villagers Build Homes Together

December 20, 2013
Residents, Staff, Community and Mennonite Disaster Service Collaborate on Construction Project The folks at Garden Spot Village know how to raise the roof—for shelter, that is. Last year Villagers and staff collaborated with local churches and other community volunteers to build a four-bedroom house through the Partnership Home...
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Caring Connections Always Has a Hand to Lend

December 18, 2013
Helping Hands Builds a Strong Sense of Community Life’s heaviest burdens seem lighter when they’re shared. At Garden Spot Village, the Caring Connections program helps ensure that when a resident reaches out, someone is there to listen. Caring Connections began in 2004 as a way to provide...
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Garden Spot Villagers Team Up for Fun

December 13, 2013
A decade or so ago, when some residents wanted to dig in the dirt, Campus Services made it happen. Today, Campus Services and the Farmers Club continue to collaborate to make vegetable gardening possible at Garden Spot Village. Outdoors and in, team members works closely with residents and other departments...
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Black Bean & Corn Salad | Taste of Garden Spot

December 10, 2013
Love the food at Garden Spot Village? Here's a favorite recipe straight from our kitchen! Black Bean & Corn Salad 16-oz. can of black beans, drained and rinsed 1 lb. bag of frozen corn, thawed 1/4 c. red bell pepper, diced 1/4 c. green bell pepper, diced 1/8 c. green onions (scallions), sliced 1...
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