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  • Stock photo of an American White Pelican

    Outdoor Encounters

    By Nathan Bolls on August 23, 2018

       Most bird species migrate some with the seasons, but this migration pattern comes in different flavors.  Consulting various authorities, I have identified eight flavors (variations), with the...

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  • Speedy Pd celebrates 10 years

    By Sarah Duggan on August 9, 2018

    Don Rasmussen, Meadowlark Parkinson’s Program participant and resident at Meadowlark Hills, is feeling good these days. It’s August and for the tenth year in row it means the season for the Speedy Pd...

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  • Creating Home

    By Sarah Duggan on June 26, 2018

    I remember my grandfather’s mother. She was beautiful, worldly and raised five boys. I recall spending time with her and that I felt happy and engaged when doing so, although I don’t remember a...

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  • Outdoor Opportunities

    By Nathan Bolls on June 8, 2018

       All through the fall, winter, and spring we on campus have been privileged to hear calls of both the barred and great horned owls. Both rank among the largest of owls in North America. Field...

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  • Meadowlark Wellness Olympiad - Germany takes the Gold!

    By Jeff Heidbreder on June 1, 2018

    The 2018 Meadowlark Wellness Olympiad has come to a close! It was a fun six weeks and the participants spent many hours being active. Totaling up the physical activity from all of our participants,...

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  • Legacy Society Banquet

    By Becky Fitzgerald on May 24, 2018

       The C. of C. Clyde Jones’s name stands for Clifton, but it could very well stand for “Community”. A seemingly tireless leader, mentor, consultant, philanthropist, and volunteer, Jones at 95 is a...

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  • Grow Green Match Day 2018

    May 11, 2018

        During a 24-hour period last month, 55 local non-profit endowment funds received more than $528,000 from nearly 1000 donors. Local business leader and former Meadowlark Hills board member Phil...

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  • Grow Green Match Day

    By Becky Fitzgerald on April 13, 2018

    The 6th Annual Grow Green Match Day on Friday, April 20, is a tremendous opportunity for the Manhattan community and Meadowlark Foundation. On that day, donations made through the Greater Manhattan...

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  • Get Up & Get Movin': Meadowlark Wellness Olympiad 2018, sign up today!

    By Jeff Heidbreder on March 22, 2018

    Registration for the 2018 Meadowlark Wellness Olympiad is now open! Registration forms can be found at the Hospitality Desk and completed forms should be placed in the drop box at the same location....

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  • Annual Pig Out event includes raffle prize

    By Becky Fitzgerald on March 22, 2018

    The 8th annual Pig Out for Parkinson’s, benefiting Meadowlark Parkinson’s Program, is set for Thursday, April 19, at Cox Bros. BBQ. A raffle prize is again part of the fun with proceeds also...

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