University House hosts neurology expert

May 6, 2014

University of Washington Medicine and Era Living will kick off a four-part lecture series about healthy brain aging with a May 7 talk at University House Issaquah.

Dr. Bruce Ransom, who leads the UW School of Medicine Neurology Department, will share key insights about how aging affects brain function and thinking.

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RSVP by May 1 to attend May 5 Fiesta Fundraiser for Issaquah Clothing & Food Bank

April 29, 2014

NEW — 11:20 a.m. April 29, 2014

Over the summer months, when children are out of school, food banks across the nation often experience an increase in demand for services while donations decrease.

Residents at University House Issaquah, 22975 S.E. Black Nugget Road, are taking action from 5-7 p.m. May 5 with its first Fiesta Fundraiser to benefit the Issaquah Clothing & Food Bank.

To raise money, University House Issaquah hosts a Mexican buffet with taco bar and fiesta cocktails for adults. Guests will be serenaded by traditional fiesta music, and can participate in a silent auction and onsite raffle to benefit the Issaquah Clothing & Food Bank.

The public is invited to the Fiesta Fundraiser. Tickets for children are $10 each and adult tickets are $15. To attend, RSVP by calling 557-4200 by May 1.

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Join seniors and UW nursing faculty for ‘The Walking Revolution’

March 4, 2014

University of Washington School of Nursing Professors Dr. Basia Belza and Dr. Hilaire Thompson present a collaborative talk that encourages Issaquah seniors to join “The Walking Revolution.”

The talk, hosted by University House Issaquah at 10:30 a.m. March 6, is free and open to the public.

Belza leads the presentation with the latest research about the dangers associated with over-sitting and tips for incorporating walking in daily routines.

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