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14 Farmers Markets and Festivals Near Columbus to Visit During the Fall

For those wanting to enjoy some local festivities at this time of year, Columbus and Upper Arlington offer a number of family-friendly fall activities.

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September Is World Alzheimer’s Month – Here Are Ways You Can Get Involved and Make a Difference

Let’s take a look at some ways you can get involved during World Alzheimer’s Month and World Alzheimer’s Day and give back to your community and those who need your help.

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Are You Preparing for Retirement? We Have Senior Citizen Homes Near Columbus Available Now!

Read on to discover why First Community Village is among the best retirement communities in Columbus and beyond.

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First Community Village Offers 10% Off Manor Home Entrance Fees Through September 30

Looking for the perfect place to retire, but don’t want to break the bank? Our incentive for 10% off entrance fees for our manor homes ends September 30, so you better act fast! Be sure to get yours before they sell out!

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15 Ways to Celebrate National Grandparents Day in Central Ohio

Though Mother’s Day and Father’s Day tend to get more attention, National Grandparents Day is a terrific holiday celebrating the contributions of seniors in our society.

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What You Need to Know About the Upper Arlington Labor Day Arts Festival

It’s that time of year again – the Upper Arlington Labor Day Arts Festival is upon us once more and we at First Community Village couldn’t be any more excited!

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Take a Trip Down Memory Lane and Check Out the Most Popular Music of the 1950s

Music is such a major part of us. From our favorite pop hits as children to the barroom ballads sung with friends to the songs we danced to at our wedding, and everything in between, music touches every facet of our lives.

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32 Great Things to Do in Columbus, Ohio During Summer

Take advantage of all that Columbus has to offer this summer. Check out our list of popular things to do around the city and start exploring Columbus today!

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6 Tips for Downsizing Your Home

As you get older, the thought on downsizing into a retirement community that offers independent homes or apartments may start to become more of a focus. Check out these great tips for downsizing your home and preparing for the exciting move!

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20 Places You Can Volunteer in the Upper Arlington Area

We’ve put together a list of places that you can volunteer at within the Upper Arlington area. We hope you find something that inspires you!

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Fashion Show Recap Q&A

At the end of January, First Community Village held its most recent community fashion show, with members of our senior living community taking part as both participants and spectators.

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10 Ways to Protect Yourself This Flu Season

As the seasons change in Columbus, various weather conditions may trigger illness and influenza.

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18 Places to Explore in Upper Arlington and Grandview Heights During the Winter

Check out this list of cool places to go to during the winter months!

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How Music Is Helping to Make a Difference in Memory Care at First Community Village

Read this post to discover info on this particular resident program and its effects on dementia and Alzheimer’s care.

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Join Us on November 15 for Our “Sip, Snack and Shop” Holiday Event

Learn more about our special holiday event at First Community Village!

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A Luxury Retirement in Upper Arlington Is Waiting for You at First Community Village

If you're planning to retirement in Upper Arlington, OH, keep reading to see why First Community Village should be your first choice as an active 55+ community!

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National Church Residences Is a Proud Special Area Sponsor for the 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's

The Alzheimer’s Association holds a Walk to End Alzheimer’s every year during the months of September and October in more than 600 cities nationwide, learn how we are involved this year in our blog post!

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Join Us September 28th for Our OSU Buckeye Bash!

We have a lot of hometown pride, and that certainly extends to our love of Columbus’ own Ohio State Buckeyes! Find out details about our Buckeye Bash event in our blog post!

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Local Restaurant Spotlight: An Interview with Emilie Smith, Manager at Tremont Goodie Shop

Tremont Goodie Shop is a bakery in Upper Arlington. Learn more about its history and much more in this interview!

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Q&A with Esther Hall, Owner of Yarn It & Haberdashery

Learn more about Yarn It & Haberdashery, a local business in Columbus, in our latest blog post!

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10 Interesting Historical Facts About Upper Arlington, Ohio

Read this post to find out some of the key insights and historical facts about our favorite city in central Ohio!

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Your Guide to Central Ohio’s Summer Fairs and Festival

We gathered a list of upcoming fairs and festivals near central Ohio that you can consult when looking for family activities.

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The 18 Best Places to Eat in Upper Arlington, Ohio

If you are looking for places to eat near Upper Arlington, we have you covered with this list of some of our favorite local eateries in the area!

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First Community Village Offers the Best Senior Apartments in Upper Arlington

As a not-for-profit community, we strive to fulfill our mission of helping seniors live life to the fullest every day.

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Local Columbus Bloggers Share Their Favorite Things to Do in the City

To find new places for our seniors to travel to, we reached out to two Columbus-area bloggers to gain insight on their favorite restaurants, shopping centers and more within the city.

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31 Things to Do in Columbus, Ohio During the Spring

This time of the year is fun for our seniors in Columbus, Ohio because there are many activities for them to get involved in – rain or shine.

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Experience the Best Senior Living in Upper Arlington

If you are ready to begin the next chapter of your life and want to embrace the adventure of retirement, First Community Village can help.

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5 Essential Things to Know About Our Luxurious Manor Homes

Are you currently looking for quality independent senior living? First Community Village’s manor homes are the answer.

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4 Ways to Stay Fit and Healthy Even with Limited Mobility

As you continue to age during retirement, it becomes more important to incorporate habits of health and wellness into your daily life. Check out our tips!

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20 Essential Things to Do in Columbus During the Winter

Are you looking for something fun to do with friends and family in Columbus this winter? Check out our essential list of 20 things that you can do!

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50 Fun Things to Do in Columbus, Ohio with Kids

At First Community Village, we believe that family is an important part of your lives, and spending time with your kids, grandkids, or even great grandkids, is a great way to cherish time after retirement. Here are 50 things that you and your family can do in Columbus, Ohio.

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How to Keep Your Brain Healthy as You Age

It’s no secret that as we age our bodies begin to change. And while a lot of attention is paid to the physical changes during your retirement years, retaining and improving your cognition can be just as important.

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27 Columbus, Ohio Blogs All Seniors Should Be Reading

By choosing independent living in Columbus, Ohio, seniors are giving themselves a wealth of opportunities for exciting and enriching activities during their retirement years.

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5 Essential Things to Know About Living in Columbus, Ohio

If you’ve read our blog in the past, you know that First Community Village has plenty of great services and amenities to keep you active and healthy well into your retirement years.

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Everything You Need to Know About Assisted Living in Columbus, Ohio

As we all know, aging brings about a change of circumstances. In some cases, those who have enjoyed living independently for decades now find themselves in need of outside assistance for daily tasks.

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10 Things to Know About Our Columbus, Ohio Retirement Community

When you’re searching for the right retirement community in Ohio to call home, there are a lot of aspects to consider. Everything from the location of the community to the level of care provided to the quality of facilities and amenities factor into your ultimate decision.

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