March 20, 2024

Location: Pleasant View Communities 

11:30am-12pm will be our LADA Business meeting, with the educational session to follow.


Topics for Discussion- "15 Laws of Leadership & Making Your Activity Department Shine" 

Speaker- Jackie Holzel 

January 17, 2024

Location: Juniper Village 

11:30am-12pm will be our LADA Business meeting, with the educational session to follow.


Topics for Discussion: "Mindfulness in the Workplace"

Speaker: Masonic Village Hospice 

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September 20, 2023

Welcome to the New LADA Season  

Location: Woodcrest Villa (Mennonite Home) 

11:30am-12pm will be our LADA Business meeting, with the educational session to follow

Topics for Discussion: "Value of Validation - Making the shift and Validating Residents with Dementia"

​​Speaker- Jim Day, M.Div., CVT 

SCHOLARSHIPS

LADA will offer a maximum of $1,000 in scholarships per year. Please follow the criteria listed in the application to apply.​

Monthly Meetings

Lancaster Activities Directors Association offers various educational and networking events throughout the year.​​


Read on for more details!

Events

May 8, 2024 

LADA ANNUAL CONFERENCE 

When: May 8, 2024 

Where: Woodcrest Villa in the Viva Center

2001 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, 17601 


For full details on Registration, Speakers, and Session Descriptions,

please visit the Annual Conference tab!

With our 2023 season about to begin, your LADA Board is working to assemble a schedule of Virtual Learning Opportunities for you to enjoy, engage, and connect!


Please stay tuned for updates on our topics for this season's CEU's, as well as focus points for our networking opportunities! 


Thank You!

Information About LADA Meetings:

  • Our meeting times are as follows:
    1. 11:00a Lunch 
    2. ​​11:30a-12p is the Business Meeting for LADA Members
    3. 12p-1:30p will be the CEU Session
  • ​For Virtual CEU meetings...
    1. PLEASE BE AWARE: As the educational opportunities are advertised, we will be be sending out information on how to tune in to the meeting, how to receive credit for viewing the broadcast, and how to receive your CEU's.
  • Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month, unless otherwise noted.​​

November 15, 2023

​Location: Cornwall Manor ​​

11:30am-12pm will be our LADA Business meeting, with the educational session to follow.


Topics for discussion- " ​Enhancing Life: Through Culture Change, Person Centered Care, and High Trust Teams" 

Speaker- Rebecca Glass

MoNTHLY MEETINGS

Each meeting we feature a speaker or topic for discussion.  Learn more about topics that concern the elderly, as well as our jobs as activities professionals.  At select meetings you can earn 1.5 CE’s.  Network!  Share!  Learn!  Grow with usLADA Meetings Schedule 
Lancaster Activities Directors Association

October 18, 2023

Location: Homestead Village 

11:30am-12pm will be our LADA Business meeting, with the educational session to follow.


Topics for Discussion: "Creating & Sustaining Wellness in Senior Care- Culture & Science"

Speaker- Douglas Motter 


February 21, 2024​

Location: Willow Valley Communities 

11:30am-12pm will be our LADA Business meeting, with the educational session to follow.


Topics for Discussion- "Ways to Encourage All Staff to Engage in Activities with Residents" 

Speaker- Mary Schreiber 


April 17, 2024 

Location:  St. Anne's Retirement Community
11:30am-12pm will be our LADA Business meeting, with the educational session to follow


Topics for Discussion: "Nature and Forest Therapy"

Speaker: Elizabeth Mills