Reference Guide

DINING INFORMATION

MANOR CAFE HOURS (located within the Freeman Community Center)

Continental Breakfast:(self serve) Monday-Saturday 7:15 AM-11 AM

Lunch: Monday-Saturday 11 AM-1 PM

Specialty Coffees, Smoothies, Sundaes & Ice Cream: Monday-Saturday 11 AM-3 PM

FREEMAN & SKYLIGHT DINING ROOMS (located within the Freeman Community Center)

Breakfast: Monday-Sunday 7:45 AM-11 AM

Lunch: Monday-Sunday 11AM-4:30 PM
Reservations Required for 6 or more

Evening Meal: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday 4:30 PM-6 PM; Monday, Wednesday & Friday 4:45-6:30 PM
Reservations required for 6 or more

GATEWAY SNACK BAR

Located in the Gateway Lounge, the Snack Bar is also open Monday-Saturday, all day and evening. A variety of breakfast, light fare items (salads/sandwiches) and beverages are available for purchase.

MENUS

November 2021 Dining Specials

Breakfast Menu
Lunch Menu
Sunday Lunch Menu
Supper Menu

RESERVATIONS

Please call 717-675-1586 to make reservations for the Wednesday and Friday evening meals, Sunday noon meal and for parties of 6 or more.

MEAL DELIVERY

Requests for meal delivery may be made to the Freeman Dining Room at 717-675-1586. Campus Food Service offers a meal delivery service. Please call the Freeman Dining Room at 717-675-1586 and order any item from the Manor Café/Freeman Dining Room menu. Meals will be delivered between 11:30 AM and 1 PM for a $3 fee. For more information about the dining services, please contact the Campus Food Service Supervisor at 717-675-1529.

TRANSPORTATION

CAMPUS TRANSPORTATION

Services the Buckingham Campus, Woods Campus and Cornwall area trips.

Schedule:
Monday-Friday from 8:15 AM-4:00 PM
Saturday from 8:15 AM-2:00 PM
Sunday from 11:30 AM-4:30 PM

Campus transportation is also available before and after the schedule listed above by reservation.

LEBANON AREA TRANSPORTATION

(Cornwall Manor Mini Bus) services many of the popular Lebanon area shopping centers, grocery stores, restaurants and doctors offices.

Schedule:
Monday-Friday 8:30 AM-4:00 PM with four departures (8:30 AM, 10:10 AM, 12:30 PM and 2:10 PM)
Saturday from 8:30 AM-2:00 PM with three departures (8:30 AM, 10:10 AM and 12:30 PM)
Sunday from 11:30 AM-4:30 PM with two departures (12:00 PM and 1:30 PM)

Transportation to a medical appointment beyond the Lebanon Area Transportation route please contact the Front Desk at 717-273-2647 to make arrangements.

Transportation for individualized services such as trips to airports, train stations, recreational trips and destinations not available on the mini bus route, please contact the Transportation Department at 717-274-8050.

CORNWALL MANOR SOCIETY

The Cornwall Manor Society, organized in October 1950, is an auxiliary group that supports Cornwall Manor Retirement Community. This volunteer group consists of Cornwall Manor residents and individuals from the surrounding community.

The Society’s mission is to promote the widest possible interest in Cornwall Manor in cooperation with the Cornwall Manor administration and staff, among churches of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference of The United Methodist Church, and the churches and families of the residents; to develop relationships between residents and non-residents to help meet the needs of all residents of Cornwall Manor and to raise funds for Personal Care and the Health Center.

Four Cornwall Manor Society meetings are held annually – 2022 meeting dates are March 17, May 19, September 15 and November 17. Meetings have limited in-person attendance, are broadcasted live via Zoom and aired on CMTV (channel 956) for Cornwall Manor residents.

The Cornwall Manor Society operates two shoppes that are open to residents, employees and community members. Both shoppes accept cash and checks. All proceeds from the Manor Shoppe and the Treasure Trove benefit programs and projects of the Cornwall Manor Society.

  • The Manor Shoppe (gift shop and convenience store) is located in the Freeman Community Center and features items like greeting cards, decorations, fashion accessories, chocolates and grocery items. The Manor Shoppe is open Monday-Friday from 9 AM to 1 PM and on Saturdays from 11 AM to 1 PM. Masking must be worn when inside the Manor Shoppe.
  • The Treasure Trove (thrift store) is located next to the Buckingham Mansion and features gently used men, women’s and children’s clothing, jewelry, kitchen items (dishes, glassware, small appliances), furniture, linens, books and much, much more. Donations are also accepted during business hours. The Treasure Trove is open on Wednesdays from 12-4 PM and Saturdays 10 AM-2 PM. Masks must be worn when inside the Treasure Trove.

Videos of Cornwall Manor Society meetings, meeting minutes and publications are below.

Cornwall Manor Society Meetings

November 18, 2021

September 16, 2021

May 20, 2021

March 18, 2021

RESIDENTS’ ASSOCIATION

The Cornwall Manor Residents’ Association was formed in the Fall of 1978 and is comprised of all residents of Cornwall Manor. The Association provides a forum for the residents to discuss, review, recommend, and consider matters of mutual interest related to living at Cornwall Manor. It enables residents to participate in policy making on matters affecting their interests, well-being, and convenience. It provides information to the residents, and encourages individuals to become active in its operation. The general membership meets four times a year – 2021 meetings will be held in Freeman Auditorium at 2 PM on April 21, July 21 and October 20.

Residents’ Association Committees include Resident Representatives, Building & Grounds, Health Services, Wellness, Garden & Greenhouse, Dining Services, Tree, Activities, and Communications.

Cornwall Manor residents can access a password-protected Residents Association webpage by clicking here

SUPPORT GROUPS

The SHARE Bereavement Group meets the first Monday of each month at 10:30 AM in the Wellness Center Meeting Room (former Multimedia Room).

The Support Our Supporters group meets the second Wednesday of each month at 1 PM in the Health Center Conference Room (third floor) with the Chaplain and Health Center Social Worker. This group is open to all caregivers.

The Hearing Loss Support Group meets the fourth Tuesday of January, March, May, September and October at 7 PM in Freeman Auditorium.

The Hearing Care Center is available on the first and third Wednesdays from 8:30 AM-12 PM in the CMTV Room (located within the Laurel Place Activity Room). Audiologist Linda Gonya-Hartman holds office hours at Cornwall Manor.

The Sight Loss Support Group meets the first Thursday of February, April, June, August, October and December at 2 PM in the Laurel Place Lounge (2nd floor).

The Parkinson’s Support Group meets the fourth Monday of every month except except June, July and December at 2 PM in the Health Center Community Room (third floor).

For more information on Support Groups, contact the Campus Social Services Coordinator at 717-675-1531.

SUPPORT DEVICES

Assistive Listening Devices – Specifically designed for use with the Chapel and Freeman Auditorium Sound Systems. Contact Resident Services at 717-675-1523.

OPTILEC Magnifying Machine – available for all resident use and is located in the Gateway Lounge, Courtyard level of Corson Hall  and the Activity Room (first floor of Laurel Place).

Wheel Chair Lift – Cornwall Manor has several vehicles equipped with a wheel chair lift and can accommodate a varied number of wheelchairs or motorized carts. Contact the Front Desk at 717-274-8050.

Hearing Loop – Hearing Loops are available in Bradley Lounge, Health Center Community Room, Laurel Place Theater Room and Freeman Auditorium. A hearing loop is a wire the circles a room and is connected to a sound system. The loop transmits the sound electromagnetically. The electromagnetic signal is then picked up by the telecoil in the hearing aid or cochlear implant to activate the telecoli.

EMERGENCY NUMBERS

Information Hotline – 717-272-1600: Provides recorded updates during power outages, extreme weather or other unusual occurrences.

Standby Cell Phone – 717-679-3311 – this emergency number is only monitored when Cornwall Manor’s landline phones are out of service.

RESIDENT HANDBOOK

The Campus Resident Handbook provides Cornwall Manor residents with information about the variety of services, amenities and programs about our community. For more information or general questions, please contact the Front Desk at 717-273-2647 or our Vice President for Residential Living at 717-675-1525.