Bickford of Peoria

Senior Living

Nothing can replace home. At Bickford of Peoria, we don’t ask you to give up your home, your treasures, your memories. Instead, we want you to bring the pieces of the home you love into ours and make it yours. Through personalized independent living, assisted living and memory care services, we invite you to share your stories with us, to see Bickford as an extension of your home.

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Speak no evil, hear no evil, see no evil?? Folks are monkeying around on our trip to Glenn Oak Park yesterday!
05-06-2016
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Another great day of smiles and fun! Here, Liz from Comfort Keepers, gets in on the shenanigans with Phyllis and Sally!
05-04-2016
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Margaret. Just because she looks so happy and stylish today!
05-04-2016
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Join Us!
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3/4 of a dog done!
05-02-2016
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The first Monday of each month is "edible craft" day! Check out some of the folks that made cute cookie dogs today!
05-02-2016
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Had a wonderful day at Mary B s" today puzzles and games next week starting our garden in are beautiful courtyard come by a take a tour today enriching happiness is a daily way of life
04-29-2016
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Move to the music on Saturday afternoon.
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It's Happyning Friday night!
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Looking forward to this!
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A Local Favorite!
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Check the action in May!
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The option of climate control was a nice option for some of the ballgame goers.
04-22-2016
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Cub fans at a Cardinal's farm team game.....
04-22-2016
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Ya know, a good baseball game makes for a fine date night for Elwin & Phyllis!
04-22-2016
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Take Me out to the ballgame, indeed! We had a great time last night at Dozer Park, watching The Chiefs play. John was the lone Cardinal fan (the Chiefs are a Cardinal's farm team)among the Cubbie crew....look at him glow!
04-22-2016
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No cruise is complete without a comedy act! Local comedian, Ed Parker entertained us and made us laugh! Ed's been on the TV show, Last Comic Standing and is a regular at local venues.
04-20-2016
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Another "Cruise The Seven Seas Day" happening: Folks shared their vacation pictures, souvenirs, and travel stories. I have to tell you, 'show and share' is one of my favorite activities. Our residents have so much knowledge and so many experiences to relate! And folks take such pride in their ... Read Full Post
Another "Cruise The Seven Seas Day" happening: Folks shared their vacation pictures, souvenirs, and travel stories. I have to tell you, 'show and share' is one of my favorite activities. Our residents have so much knowledge and so many experiences to relate! And folks take such pride in their histories!
04-20-2016
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Our "Cruise The Seven Seas Day" started with a delicious twist on a cruise ship favorite--Truffleboard! It's like tabletop Shuffleboard but you get to eat the game pieces!
04-20-2016
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Of course, one can only stroll so far before a break is needed!
04-18-2016
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Spring is here! This year's first meeting of Strollers Club On The Road was at Forest Park Nature Preserve last Friday. Man, was it a beautiful day!
04-18-2016
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Madeline's very proud of her fruit bouquet! She made her first "edible craft"!
04-15-2016
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Here, Ruth proves the "edible craft" is truly edible! She's the best taste tester in town!
04-15-2016
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Today's "edible craft" was fruit bouquets!
04-15-2016
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The guys & gals from the East Peoria High School Choral get ready for their performance. They were so professional!
04-14-2016
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A very serious Bridge game!
04-13-2016
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A sunny Spring afternoon in the Great Room.
04-13-2016
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Creating jewelry from polymer clay.
04-13-2016
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BINGO! We love to play bingo here at Mary B's. Prizes are always given out to our lucky winners. We are enriching happiness each and every day!
04-08-2016
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BICKFORD OF PEORIA IS GOING TO BE HOSTING A BLOOD DRIVE! In order for this to happen we need to have at least 40 people commit to giving blood! We are currently unsure of the exact date yet, as we need to get our committed individuals first. If you are interested in giving to such a wonder cause, ... Read Full Post
BICKFORD OF PEORIA IS GOING TO BE HOSTING A BLOOD DRIVE! In order for this to happen we need to have at least 40 people commit to giving blood! We are currently unsure of the exact date yet, as we need to get our committed individuals first. If you are interested in giving to such a wonder cause, please contact Jessi at 309-648-9689
04-06-2016
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Share your talents!
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We are having a wonderful weekend here at Mary B's! There will be ice cream sundaes later and a sing-a-long to follow. As always, we are enriching happiness!
04-03-2016
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Opportunity for a fun family night at Dozer Park!
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Ahoy!
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Spring is here! Check out the happynings!
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Ruth teamed up with one of the toddlers to help find the eggs. She said, "It was more fun than I've had in ages! It made my year!"
03-28-2016
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Residents helped point out the harder to find eggs.
03-28-2016
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After the Easter magic show, the hunt was on!
03-28-2016
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When folks weren't participating, they were pretty mesmerized!
03-28-2016
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Great Grandchildren, BFMs and their kids joined our residents at the show. It was a big family affair!
03-28-2016
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This year's Easter Egg Hunt Started with a magic show by the amazing Allen Addcock. He got a lot of audience participation!
03-28-2016
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We have a very exciting weekend coming up here at Mary B's. We are having an Easter egg hunt and the Easter Bunny will be here on Sunday!
03-25-2016
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Rapt attention!
03-25-2016
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Smiles & anticipation as the heavenly smells wafted!
03-25-2016
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Some of the residents volunteered to learn the techniques! The Galloping Gourmet's got nothin' on Marty!
03-25-2016
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Our culinary genius, Chef Marty, opened a special bistro yesterday evening. For one night only, he treated the residents to authentic French cuisine. He demonstrated the preparation, served it piping hot, and promised to do a demo/dining experience every month!
03-25-2016
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Ruth V.'s Show and Share purred!
03-24-2016
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During our Show and Share Betty treated us to her wedding dress and the story of her marriage. She was 15 years old and she and Bob have been together over 65 years!
03-24-2016
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3 Steps to a Successful St Pat's Parade! Step 1--Decorate the bus. Marg and Mary helped with the streamers!!
03-18-2016
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step 2--Make sure there's enough candy to last the entire parade route. Jerelyn says there's never enough!
03-18-2016
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