Watch the video below and see Dick Pelton, a resident at Sarasota Bay Club, share his personal story about his wife's battle with Alzheimer's disease and the mission that he took to fight back. Mr. Pelton continues to raise awareness and actively fundraises for events like the Walk to End Alzheimer's, which will be held Saturday, November 11th at Benderson Park in Sarasota. If you want to walk with the SBC Striders or donate to the cause, follow the links below.
On Tuesday, June 20th, we talked with resident Martha George and reviewed her book, “Goodbye Miss Emily.” After the discussion, residents had an opportunity for questions and book signings. The book, “Goodbye Miss Emily,” takes place in the South and is centered around a family of a well-to-do lawyer, Morgan Bigley, left with two young daughters after his wife died. A war in Europe and a changing South are a backdrop to the unfolding story as the Bigleys traverse serious obstacles outwardly, while their inner landscapes evolve and deepen.Read More
On Thursday, June 8th international concert pianist, Frederick Moyer delighted residents in the Ringling Room for a memorable evening. Throughout his thirty years as a full-time concert pianist, Moyer has established a vital musical career that has taken him to forty-three countries and to such farflung venues as Suntory Hall in Tokyo, Sydney Opera House, Windsor Castle, Carnegie Recital Hall, Tanglewood, and the Kennedy Center. He has appeared as piano soloist with most of the major orchestras of the United States as well as many orchestras of Europe, Asia, South America, Africa and Australia.Read More