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In the Galleries

Joan Currie

Photography

Joan Currie is an award-winning photographer and mixed media artist. She finds beauty in the ordinary activities of daily living and loves to further transform her images to introduce a whole new aesthetic.  

Maida Kasle

Monotypes

Maida's lifetime involvement with the making of art, as both student and teacher, has left a legacy of warm memories and a body of work that illustrates her limitless imagination. 

Steven L. Hargrove

Photography

The search for unique images in the natural world is the overriding intent of Steven's photography.

Call For Art: If you are an accomplished artist and you'd like to exhibit at our Little House Galleries, click here.

News & Announcements

Stay Up To Date on Dine Out

Want to keep up with the latest in our efforts to share information about the annual Dine Out for Meals on Wheels? Follow us on Facebook by clicking the “Like” button on our page. Daily shout outs and information regarding participating restaurants will be announced through the upcoming weeks. Click here to follow us today! Share ...READ MORE
Woodworking At Its Finest

Every week Little House offers bakery and fruit distribution to its members in conjunction with the Menlo Park Farmer’s Market. This week’s food supply was extra sweet as it was displayed on our new stand, hand crafted in our Woodshop Class. Peninsula Volunteers would like to thank our hard working members who graciously give their ...READ MORE
Which Dine Out Restaurant Are You Craving?

The countdown to Dine Out has begun! And it’s never too early to plan how you can help make a difference for Meals On Wheels participants through out the San Mateo County. This year’s list of restaurants has been released- so start planning your lunch outings, dinner dates, and even dessert stops! Click here to ...READ MORE
The Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Support the Rosener House Walkers and the Alzheimer’s Association at the “Walk to End Alzheimer’s” on September 20, 2014. San Francisco, Mission Creek Park (5th and Berry, near Caltrain station) Check-In opens 8 am.  Walk starts 10 am. Go to the Alzheimer’s Association website and support the “Rosener House Walkers” team. Share on Tumblr
Volunteers Recognized at RSVP Luncheon

Volunteers are often the building blocks for any non-profit organization. Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. is no different! Community Volunteers were honored at a recognition luncheon for Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) members of the San Mateo County. Among those recognized was Angela Owen, a Little House volunteer, who has served her community for over 20 years! Angela ...READ MORE
Tai Chi at Little House

It’s clear that the benefits of exercise for older adults are endless. That’s why Little House has decided to add a new class to its health and wellness list. Starting this September, Tai Chi will be offered to anyone who would like to improve the mind and body, balance, flexibility, and awareness, all through a low-intensity form of ...READ MORE
Become Aware Through Education

More often than not, getting older comes with a few extra challenges: slight memory loss, slower movement, and even aches in places you didn’t know existed. While most of these changes are simply the results of aging, it’s always smart to be aware of signs that show something a little more. In terms of Alzheimer’s, it’s easy to perceive memory ...READ MORE
Rosener Summer Luau

Rosener House enjoyed a little piece of paradise with music, food, and hula at their summer Luau. This year’s party featured kalua pork and cabbage, teriyaki chicken, the chef’s famous pineapple upside down cake, and some classic Hawaiian side dishes. Dancers performed modern day hula, taught our participants hand motions to “Hukilau” and “Pearly Shells,” and even shared ...READ MORE
Baby Boomer Retirement Trends

Planning ahead for your future? Check out some retirement trends reported by a new Census Bureau report: “There are 11 states with more than a million people age 65 and older, led by California with some 4.3 million. The states with the highest percentages of people age 65 and older are Florida, West Virginia, Maine and ...READ MORE
There Must Be a Better Way Than This! Workshop

  Losing the ability to communicate can be one of the most frustrating and difficult challenges for people with Dementia. As caregivers, we’re often at a loss as to how to talk with and respond to a loved one affected by Dementia. In this workshop, you’ll learn new strategies to handle difficult behaviors and help ...READ MORE

What's Coming

Save the Date - 10/14/14

Dineout2014 

Click here to see a list of this year's participating restaurants.

Press Releases

Community Volunteer honored by RSVP for over 4,000 service hours

Retired journalist has served Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. for over 20 years

Peninsula Volunteers Receive County, Facebook Funding

Grants support two key programs important to Silicon Valley

Francis S. North Foundation Awards $10,000 to Menlo Park’s Peninsula Volunteers

Peninsula Volunteers, Inc. and Rosener House Adult Day Services each receive a $5,000 Grant.

Rotary Club of Menlo Park Grant to Meals on Wheels Helps Feed Seniors.

Over 1,500 meals served weekly by Peninsula Volunteers Inc., Meals on Wheels.

Volunteers in Action Day benefits Rosener House Adult Day Services

Allstate Insurance makes difference for seniors.

Sequoia Healthcare District Grants to Meals on Wheels & Rosener House
Peninsula Volunteers receives funding through Caring Community Grant program. 
Pacific Union Realty Donates $5K

Realtors Champion Peninsula Volunteers Adult Day Health Program

Authors Salon 2014

Luncheon raises almost $65,000 for critical senior services.

Mayors for Meals 2014

Mayors and officials from across south San Mateo County deliver Meals on Wheels to their constitutents.

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