History says that the screw thread was invented about 400BC by Archytas of Greece. He is sometimes called the founder of mechanics and was a contemporary of Plato.
by Mary Ann McKinney
The Obligatory Baths
The lessons of water management were taught early to Mary Ann. Her grandmother Flora had already lived through years of it in northwestern Colorado including some pretty unforgettable Saturday night baths.
by Floyd Gripman
Do you work brain fitness into your wellness routine? One resident recently attended a mind-focused exercise class and found out how much fun it is to try things.
by Walt McDaniel
Reflecting on the comings and goings of four Presidents — and powerful moments that rewrote history — during one lifetime.
by Carol Moore
Carrie’s Heavy Lifting Worth Weight in Gold
Here’s a fun fact. Our Life Plan Community is home to a World Association of Benchers and Deadlifters Hall of Famer. Learn more about Carrie and how lifting has influenced her life.
by Liz Wildberger & Jerry Hedrick
Best Friends Forever (BFF)
Many Solano Winds performances have been honed before an appreciative dress rehearsal audience at our Life Plan Community. Learn how the tradition began.