Entries by Susan Sawyer


Watch Linda Phyper’s Message Birch Hill Appoints Linda Phypers, Executive Director New leadership role created to support Birch Hill CCRC’s ongoing vibrancy and growth Manchester, NH, January 31, 2018– Birch Hill Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Manchester, NH is pleased to announce that Linda Phypers has been selected as the new Executive Director. Her […]

Birch Hill’s Annual Employee Holiday Party

From top left: Gift card raffles and prizes provided by The Good Times Roll Committee-employee event fundraiser committee. All year long, The Good Times Roll Committee, which is made up Birch Hill employee volunteers, conducts many different types of fundraising events to raise money for party raffle prizes and employee appreciation events.  Resident Council member Sandra […]

Birch Hill Resident Carrye Schenk has been selected to represent New Hampshire in the Ms. Senior America 2018 Pageant in New Jersey

Carrye Schenk came to live at Birch Hill earlier this year, after many years of living in the Burlington VT area, where her husband was a professor at the University of Vermont. A graduate of Ohio State with a BFA, Carrye worked as interior designer and is an award-winning professional artist. (see some of her […]

Birch Hill’s Annual Holiday Board Social 2017

On Friday, December 1, 2017, Birch Hill Residents and Board members gathered for the annual holiday celebration in the newly renovated Living Room at Birch Hill CCRC. Linda Phypers, the new Executive Director was also in attendance.  She starts her new position at Birch Hill full-time in January and a formal announcement will follow. HAPPY […]

Birch Hill Renovation Update!

Multipurpose Room and Fitness Center Construction Progress News Our first concrete pour of the sidewalks took place last week – these should be complete by the end of next week. Weather permitting, the landscaper should be planting early next week, following a revised planting plan provided by the resident-run Beautification Committee. The wiring for our hearing […]