Summit News

Summit News

An independent and full lifestyle requires a consistent eye on health and wellness. The Summit – a Life Plan Community – is creating a new wellness program to provide residents the tools and programs to maintain optimal health. Executive Director Gina Meadows sought input...Read more
Recovery is getting more comfortable at The Summit Health and Rehabilitation Center. The center now offers private rooms for short-term rehab stays. “We’ve heard from our patients and residents that private rooms make their experience more comfortable,” Administrator Becky...Read more
Since its founding 14 years ago, The Summit has been a Life Plan Community with a strong spiritual component. A joint venture between Centra and the Disciples of Christ of Virginia, The Summit provides numerous spiritual life opportunities. “The Spiritual Life Committee was...Read more
Over the last year, fine arts have taken a prominent place in resident life at The Summit. From monthly art shows to paint nights, trips to college theaters and symphony performances, The Summit provides a busy Resident Life Program. “We want to keep people engaged in life...Read more
Nothing says The Summit like a delicious meal in the lovely dining room. Here’s your chance to experience it first-hand during Chef’s Table. Join us for an amazing four-course meal prepared by The Summit Chef Julian Davis. “The Summit’s amazing dining offerings are...Read more
Ken Burger hoped 30 people might show up for an informal meeting to discuss building a senior retirement community in 1988. When 84 people walked in, he knew the idea had legs. The Summit’s retired executive director, Burger worked with local leaders to turn a dream project...Read more
July 4, 2017
Fireworks lit up a gorgeous July night as the Summit began a new tradition in the Wyndhurst community. Residents of the Summit graciously opened the north lawn for community members to enjoy the beautiful spectacle. The celebration brought hundreds to Wyndhurst, enjoying...Read more
June 9, 2017
The Summit will bring back the popular Wyndhurst Wednesday gatherings this summer. Food trucks will line the street near the Life Plan Community from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., each second Wednesday, from June to September. “We wanted to bring people into Wyndhurst that wouldn’t...Read more
June 5, 2017
Fireworks will light up the sky over The Summit Lake on Saturday, July 1 at 9 p.m. The inaugural Fourth of July celebration will include fireworks for residents and guests alike. “This will be a first for residents,” said Brenda Dixon, marketing director at The Summit...Read more
May 8, 2017
Julian Davis cuts five heads of cauliflower with speed and precision. He’s working on a homemade cauliflower and cheddar soup for dinner service at The Summit. The 30-year veteran cook recently joined Meriwether Godsey, The Summit’s dining partner, as head chef for the Life...Read more

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