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Fair Days event brings laughs, lemonade, and more to Gateway


Man with ice cream cone wearing hat
Residents were treated to ice cream at Gateway Fair Days in August.

August 17-20 was Gateway Fair Days! Residents at Gateway Complex Care in Prince George participated in fair-themed activities organized by the recreation therapy department. Events included live music, a stop at the Frozen Paddle ice cream truck, and a special visit from some farm animals.

Festive decorations on the wall
Festive decorations helped to set the stage

Both residents and staff enjoyed participating in these COVID-19-friendly activities which brightened their days and created wonderful opportunities for reminiscing and engaging in meaningful conversation.

Elderly woman in a wheelchair petting a horse
Residents got to visit with some local farm animals
Lemonade stand
A taste of summer, with a lemonade stand
Elderly women holding a feathered friend
Always nice to visit with feathered friends