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Honoring our Armed Forces at Four Seasons at Elm Tree
Posted on Oct 28th, 2015 Comments (0)
As an over-55 community, it isn't difficult for us to know many Armed Forces' veterans from so many branches of the services and to spend time honoring them in November. The monthly newsletter is filled with two pages of our neighbors' names, their years and branch of service. No doubt there are shared stories and some too tough to tell.
We gather together for a chance to say thank you, to pay our respects with a flag-raising, some light refreshments and a special time listening to songs from our own Four Seasons Singers. We hear of the younger generation, some of our grandchildren, deployed to duties around the world.
As has been done for many years at Four Seasons at Elm Tree, the Women's Association
Fall Fun and Food
Posted on Oct 24th, 2015 Comments (0)
A morning's frost at Four Seasons at Elm Tree had us scurrying, to bring in plants, find the afghans and turn on some heat again! However, so much bright sunshine keeps us outdoors, walking, gardening, decorating the yards with pumpkins and mums, and checking the calendars for the fall activities.
Can you believe there are so many dozens of pumpkin-flavored foods to enjoy? The next Pot Luck supper may have some new recipes to try with pumpkin or squash. They are so plentiful to find at our produce markets and everyone has a favorite. A few in our over-55 community still hunt and delight in venison and pheasant! Pennsylvania Dutch recipes are tweaked by each cook and baker, especially as holiday food planning approaches. Comfort foods for cold winters bring noodles and gravies, stews and meatloaves with many special

Community Location
Four Seasons at Elm Tree is the premier active 55+ community located in Mount Joy, PA in beautiful Lancaster County. 
This newly-established community features award-winning, single-family homes designed exclusively for active adults who enjoy a dynamic retirement lifestyle and the unique charm and beauty of Pennsylvania Amish country.
Our community is located a car ride from:
    Baltimore   (75 mi. - 1.3 hrs.);
    Philadelphia   (90 mi. - 1.5 hrs.);
    Washington, DC   (115 mi. - 2.5 hrs.);
    New York City   (170 mi. - 3.2 hrs.).
Amtrak access to all of these cities is available from our Mount Joy, PA train station.
For additional details about our community, click on About Us .