Recent Blog Posts
Ireland Trip Announced for Residents and Sharon Club Members
Have you heard? Sharon Towers has announced an exciting adventure: Irish Splendor, an 8-day excursion to the Emerald Isle for breathtaking views, history, shopping and even famed Irish Whiskey. The Ireland trip, which will take place November 8-15, 2023, is available...
Sharon Towers Seeks Director of Philanthropy
Sharon Towers is pleased to announce its search for a full-time Director of Philanthropy as part of an exciting vision of growth for Charlotte’s premier retirement living community. Sharon Towers seeks an energetic and visionary Director of Philanthropy…
Sharon Towers Recognized for Outstanding Dedication to Local Walk to End Alzheimer’s
On October 22, 2022, dozens of Sharon Towers residents and staff assembled for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Charlotte, NC. The routine of loading food and supplies was as familiar as the ever-present purple shirts. After many years of participating and sponsorship,...
U.S. News & World Report Names Sharon Towers Among Best in North Carolina
For the second year in a row, Sharon Towers has been recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the best nursing homes in North Carolina. As with their report in 2021, Sharon Towers received an overall rating of 5 out of 5 and a short-term rehabilitation...
Welcome! The Deerwood Residents Move In
In its 50-plus year history, several new apartment buildings have opened at Sharon Towers. But nothing quite compares to the adventures leading up to opening The Deerwood. To start, it was an ambitious project, with 42 independent living apartments spread across five...
Sharon Towers’ Brandon Knowles Honored
Let’s hear it for every member of the Sharon Towers team who helps bring TLC to the community. An extra-special “Way to go!” to registered nurse Brandon Knowles, whose dedication has earned him well-deserved recognition. Outstanding Achievement Brandon was honored by...
Weisiger Health Center VR Tours
Using Virtual Reality (VR) technology, take a tour of several resident rooms in the Weisiger Health Center, now under construction. The rooms in the Weisiger Health Center are similar to those in the south wing expansion that opened earlier this year with fourteen...
COVID-19 Vaccine Update #6: Bivalent Booster Now Available
In keeping up with the most recent Omicron subvariants of COVID-19 surging in the U.S., the CDC is recommending new vaccine boosters that became available in early September. Here are answers to the most common questions my patients are asking about these new...
What Is Cubigo?
A digital platform where you can make a dinner reservation, arrange transportation, ask maintenance to replace a light bulb and more – all in one place – is making life at Sharon Towers that much easier. It's called Cubigo. As Director of Vitality and Well-Being...
Duckhorn Dinner Draws Praise from Attendees
Raise a glass to an evening of haute cuisine, fine wine and the fellowship for which Sharon Towers is known. Quarterly Chef Tastings Planned Here’s another reason to celebrate: There are plans to host quarterly chef tastings similar to the June 27 gathering that...
Welcome Jarrod Conine, IT Assistant
These days, more and more of our daily lives rely on technology that is connected to the web. It’s not just computers and phones – appliances, thermostats and even new cars have internet capabilities. Luckily, Jarrod Conine, Sharon Towers’ new IT assistant, is here to...
Welcome to Two New Chefs
Two new team members in Culinary Services took different roads to Sharon Towers. But a common passion led them here: To help enrich the quality of life (and dining) in our community. Idris Muhammad A Gracious Clientele Executive Sous Chef Idris Muhammad has cooked in...
"The staff is so caring. They make sure we have social opportunities, even during COVID. They are always looking out for you."
Harry Creemers & Martha Groblewski
"Sharon Towers has it all – friendly residents, caring staff, fine dining, opportunities for vitality and enrichment – and the best location!"
"There’s so much to love here because it’s very homey. I can have privacy in my own apartment and also be with people when I want to."
"I love the location, the congeniality of people, the activities provided. There’s a family atmosphere here and it’s a good feeling."
"I feel secure here. Everyone is so friendly and helpful. I have peace of mind."
"I appreciate the camaraderie among residents and I love the location. It’s within walking distance of so many things. Plus, they allowed me to have my dog, Timber."
"I have never been in a place where people are so welcoming and the SouthPark area is ideal. The classes they offer that keep you alive and well and moving are the best."
"We have a feeling of security, that your children don’t have to be burdened taking care of you. The people here are down-to-earth folks. And someone else does the cooking and cleaning!"
William & Rebecca McNair
"My apartment suits me. I have a balcony that extends the entire length of the apartment. It’s easy to get to know people at Sharon Towers. It’s a good feeling to be here."
"We love our apartment in the South Tower. We like the spaciousness. There’s a Southern charm to Sharon Towers."
Anita & Bill Pangle
"I love my apartment. It has everything I need. It’s attractive, comfortable and updated. The sense of community and the support one receives from staff and residents is so important."
"Everyone is so friendly. The staff does a wonderful job protecting us and entertaining us. Everyone here says that."