UMC Community Corner - Pitman

Garden Club celebrates Arbor Day by getting a jump on spring planting

Recently members of the United Methodist Communities at Pitman Garden Club celebrated Arbor Day by planting a wide variety of fruits, vegetables and flowers. Last year Assisted Living Social Worker, Lisa Kozlowski launched the Garden Club and quickly discovered there were many residents who used to be gardeners and still loved getting their hands in …

The Borough of Pitman to Celebrate Poems on Parade during the Month of April

Chances are if you visit the town of Pitman during the month of April you will see poems written by school children, residents and community members on display in many of the windows of participating businesses, inside the McCowan Library and at United Methodist Communities at Pitman. This month-long celebration, the brainchild of Irene Donnelly …

Rowan University Staff and Students Treat Pitman Manor

Recently a baker’s dozen of graduate students and professional staff from the Rowan University Recreation Center in Glassboro made the holidays cheerier for Pitman Manor residents by hosting some very lively BINGO games. The volunteers, who dressed in festive holiday attire, brought their own supplies, sound system, prizes, and music and played for well over …

Pitman Manor Cook Tim Spencer Receives the Sodexo CARES Quarterly Award

James Clancy, the Executive Director of Pitman Manor recently announced that lead cook, Tim Spencer was selected to receive the Sodexo CARES quarterly award. According to Mike MacGuigan, Operations Manager at Pitman Manor who nominated Spencer, “Tim greets every resident with a smile and knows each by name. Over the years he has learned their …

Pitman Manor 10th Annual Pet Parade

“Who let the dogs out?” That was definitely the question of the day as 19 dogs took part in this year’s 10th Annual Pitman Manor Halloween Pet Parade. Associates, community members and volunteers, along with some help from their faithful canine friends, helped make this Halloween tradition a howling good time! “Pitman Manor is an …

Pitman Manor Achieves Deficiency-Free Nursing Survey

United Methodist Communities at Pitman, a retirement community, recently achieved a deficiency-free nursing survey by the New Jersey Department of Health, Division of Health Facilities Evaluation and Licensing. The division ensures that New Jersey citizens receive quality health care through inspections, certifications, regulations and other means, in a wide range of health care settings throughout …