Blog Posts


  Last Thursday, the SpringShire team gathered with future residents for a Friendsgiving celebration. We had a wonderful time celebrating the upcoming holiday season and enjoying a Thanksgiving meal with new friends and neighbors. We can’t wait for many more holiday celebrations together!

Meet Andrew Ross

Today, SpringShire would like you to meet Advisory Board Member Andrew Ross. Andrew is the Coordinator for Lifelong Learning Programs at East Carolina University.  ECU Lifelong Learning is an educational program for adults 50 and older who have a desire and joy for learning and personal fulfillment. Andrew works to create opportunities that stimulate cultural… Read More »

5 Things Seniors Can Be Thankful For This Thanksgiving

Traditions- a word we often hear around this time of year. Many of our Thanksgiving celebrations are filled with these traditions, passed down from generations before or just beginning to take shape. Turkey fried or baked? Tag football in the front yard or college football games on TV? Everyone’s holiday traditions are little different, and… Read More »

Finding the Right Home for Retirement Living

When making post-retirement plans, many people feel overwhelmed – and making these plans will only become harder as you get older. Your current home is full of memories and, let’s be honest, a little junk too, which makes the thought of moving even more daunting. But, does the home you currently live in meet your… Read More »

Fall Open House

SpringShire Social Event

Yesterday SpringShire held a Fall Open House where we welcomed many new people, who literally walked in, wanting to know about the retirement community their friends have been talking about. We’re excited that SpringShire’s become a part of the maintenance free living “buzz” throughout eastern North Carolina communities. What a pleasure it was to introduce… Read More »

“Aging in Place” at Springshire

Let us take a moment to talk about something we all like to sweep under the rug – planning for retirement. Today you’re young and healthy, but what will happen in the next 5 years? 10 years? What are your plans? Or, maybe the better question for most is, have you even thought about your… Read More »

Greenville Lunch & Learn

Greenville Lunch and Learn

Yesterday, we had the opportunity to speak to over 60 guests during a Lunch & Learn at the Rock Springs Center in Greenville. Our team was excited to share information about SpringShire, show the virtual tour of our beautiful community, and have a great meal and conversation with people considering making a move to SpringShire. We had… Read More »

Meet Dr. Vivian Mott

Vivian Mott

This Monday, we are excited to introduce you to SpringShire Advisory Board Member, Dr. Vivian Mott. Dr. Mott recently retired from East Carolina University’s College of Education, where she served as Associate Dean, department chair and faculty in the department of Interdisciplinary Professions (formerly Higher, Adult and Counselor Education).   She and her late husband… Read More »

Meet Dr. Lara Surles

Dr. Surles

This Monday, we are excited to introduce you to SpringShire Advisory Board member, Dr. Lara Surles. Dr. Surles is a geriatric physician at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. As a geriatrician, Dr. Surles recognizes the importance of seniors planning for their future. “In my opinion, one of the most important reasons for seniors to plan… Read More »

New Bern Event

New Bern Social Event

Last Thursday, September 21st, guests were invited to a Lunch & Learn at the waterfront Persimmons restaurant in New Bern. At the event, prospective residents were introduced to Founder, David Ammons and the SpringShire team who presented our virtual tour showcasing the many beautiful living options and impressive amenities SpringShire will offer. We had a… Read More »