Category: Out and About

October 31, 2017

Halloween Train Ride

Woah! Is it Halloween time already? Where did October go?! No matter how fast life is flying by for us all, we try to stop and smell the roses occasionally here at Pacific Regent. Or in this case, speed by pretty leaves while it's cold and rainy. Last week, we took a Halloween-themed train ride […]

June 16, 2017

Woodland Park Zoo

At the beginning of every month, we put out a new batch of sign-up sheets for that month. While some offerings are less popular, many others are spilling over with residents clambering for a spot. The Woodland Park Zoo is a Seattle favorite for many people - it's a well-done, well-kept, large, happy zoo just on the outskirts […]

June 15, 2017

Annual Mariner’s Game

Here at Pacific Regent, we get to do some very special things quite often. One of our most cherished outings is our annual trip to a Mariner's Game! With beautiful views, wonderful food, and the Moose visiting us, it was a perfect day for a ballgame! Plus it didn't hurt that the Mariner's WON!!

March 29, 2017

Volunteering at Sophia’s Way

Earlier this month, a small group from our community took a short trip around the corner to the women and children's shelter, "Sophia's Way" to donate approximately 30 coffee mugs and tour their facility. We learned that about 20 women who are experiencing homelessness are welcomed to call Sophia's Way home for six months while they work to […]

January 16, 2017

Tea Time at the Heathman

Today, we took a trip to the Heathman Hotel in Downtown Kirkland to enjoy an afternoon of tea and wonderful goodies. From choosing our favorite teas and sampling the towers of sweet and savory bites, we definitely did not leave hungry! The patio was heated and the sun was out so we had a small respite […]

January 10, 2017

An Afternoon of Fashion

On Friday, we attended the Seattle Art Museum's presentation of Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style, showcasing highlights from the legendary designer’s 44-year career. Drawn from the collection of the Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent, the exhibition featured new acquisitions by the Foundation that have never been shown publicly before. The exhibit was a sight to […]

December 19, 2016

Spreading Holiday Cheer!

The residents here at Pacific Regent Bellevue have spent the last month collecting toys and food to help some wonderful organizations. We collected toys to support the Bellevue Firefighters Community Support Foundation, who has sponsored the Holiday Toy Drive to benefit Crossroads Community Center for the past several years. We were able to deliver our load of toys, […]

March 31, 2015

Overlake Bandage Ball 2015

For the 3rd year in a row, we attended the Overlake Bandage Ball. Yes, we enjoyed every minute of it! This year, the Overlake Medical Center Foundation and Auxiliaries raised nearly $1,000,000 in support of Mental Health Services. Our live auction donation of 10 downtown Bellvue dining experiences coupled with a night stay at the Hyatt raised over $4,000 […]

December 5, 2014

Outing to Columbia Tower

What a perfect day! Ritz Baccay and Shauna Tuller from Community Life took 15 residents to the Columbia Tower in Downtown Seattle today. They visited the Women Painters of Washington’s Gallery on the 3rd floor, ate lunch in the food court and then went to the 73rd floor of the building to check out the […]