41st Annual Omaha Holiday Caroling Festivities, Sunday, December 13th
2:00 p.m. Nebraska Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
(Meet Main Lobby/Perform room to room-all levels), 7410 Mercy Road, Omaha, NE (402)-397-1220
3:15 p.m. Alegent Creighton Health Bergan Mercy Medical Ctr. (Grand Finale!!)
(Meet/Perform main hospital entrance (atrium lobby area), 7500 Mercy Road, Omaha, NE 68124
4:00 p.m. Post Caroling Party: Godfather’s Pizza, 2117 So. 67th Street, Omaha, NE
Santa’s Lil’ helpers: Franklin Thompson, City of Omaha Councilmember and UNO Professor; Nebraska Board of Regents District 8, former Mayor of Omaha and U.S. Congressman Hal Daub; James H. Suttle: 50th mayor of Omaha, Nebraska (2009-2013), former Omaha City Council member; Tom Becka, news commentator-FOX 42 TV, former Omaha radio talk show host; David Forney, lead vocals for Crossfire one of Omaha metro’s premier Country Music & Classic Rock Band; Ben Lane, animator The Simpsons TV series, Family Guy; Cathy Fredericksen, vocalist, Cher & Gene Klosner, accomplished duet; Deanna Reilly, singer, performed with Up With People at two Super bowl halftime shows, sang National Anthem at College World Series; Estelle Leinen,U.S. Navy W.A.V.E.S. veteran WWII- recruited by legendary Genevieve Sullivan (sister of the famous 5 Sullivan Brothers and the basis for the movie Saving Private Ryan; Cheryl Morehouse, pianist/flautist; Jim Harvey, violinist - winner of prestigious 14th Annual Greenblatt & Seah’s Schoolhouse Fiddling Bee; Mercedes Tyler, actress, model; Rich Patton, singer, multi-instrumentalist; Terry “Have Guitar, Will Travel”, folk singer, 2012 King of Plattsmouth Harvest Festival; Knights of Columbus; Katie, K-9 Comfort Dog; Little; Lovin' "R" Dogs, Therapy Teams led by Luann (Lampe) Ward family;
Santa Claus with his big bag of 1,000 fresh carnations will stroll the home’s halls, rooms and/or dining areas to bring holiday entertainment and happiness to the residents, patients, staff and caregivers, as well as joy and enlightenment to all participants
Music books & refreshments provided for performers & flowers for the residents.
If unable to attend, you’re encouraged to take your own group or individually visit your local senior centers or shut-ins.
This simple act of kindness can make a difference and add true meaning for all involved this holiday season.
For further details, please refer to included information, contact the applicable activity director, visit www.HolidayMusicMakingADifference.com , www.facebook.com/HolidayCaroling4Seniors and/or contact me at 818-342-9336 or Cell 818-429-1563 or BD754@LAFN.org .
Experience the power, magic, and impact of giving music!
Thank you for blessing my life and the lives of others! Happy Holidays!
Vincent J. Leinen/Founder-National Director Holiday Caroling Festivities
PS: Together we have the power to make a difference and the world a better place-especially for our senior friends and care-gives!