9/25/2012 KFAI's Morning Show

 

Feature: Minneapolis Nursing Home Recognized for Taking Residents on Vacation, produced by Susan Gray

When people move into nursing homes they tend to assume their days of taking vacations are over. Not at the Camden Care Center in Minneapolis where the staff has put vacations back on the calendar. Audio Producer Susan Gray learned from residents and staff there's benefits to escaping the daily grind at any age.

Playlist Tracks: 
Supremes - Tumbleweeds
Album: Sing & Pop; Label: Motown
Johnnie Ray - In And Old Cowshed
Album: On The Trail; Label: Colombia
Supremes - R+R Banjo Band
Album: Sing & Pop; Label: Motown
Tony Bennett - I Wanna Be Around
Album: The Essential Tony Bennett; Label: Colombia
Tony Bennett - The Shadow Of Your Smile
Album: The Essential Tony Bennett; Label: Colombia
Ray Charles - I Can't Stop Loving You
Album: C+W Music ; Label: Concord
Horb Jefferies - Flamingo
Album: ; Label:
Peter Palmor / Stubby Kye - The Country's In the Very Best of Hands
Album: Great American Composers; Label: Colombia
Edith Piaf - Black Denim Trousers
Album: Stoller Story; Label: Ace
Vaughn Monroe - Black Denim Trousers
Album: Vaughn Monroe ; Label: Collectables
Tony Bennett - Fly Me To The Moon
Album: Essential Tony Bennett; Label: Colombia