FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 31, 2009

CONTACT: M. “Peggy” Salisbury 908-771-5730;
Norma T. Sheld 908-771-5815

 

Mardi Gras Celebrated at Runnells Specialized Hospital

Wearing brightly-colored Mardi Gras beads, with holiday masks all around, the residents of RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital of Union County celebrated Carnival with style

Wearing brightly-colored Mardi Gras beads, with holiday masks all around, the residents of RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital of Union County celebrated Carnival with style.  Everyone enjoyed popular songs ranging from "Pennies From Heaven" to “La Vie En Rose.”

Patricia Scott, AD, BA, CRS (Certified Recreation Supervisor) of Union, Director of Volunteer Services and Activities Therapy (center) joined The Mingione Trio (on the right)  who performed for RUNNELLS’ residents including Margaret Baylock, formerly of Union (left); Helen Paul, formerly of Roselle (second from left) and Frances Balboa, also a former Roselle resident (third from left).
RUNNELLS is located at 40 Watchung Way, Berkeley Heights.