Catholic Care Center to hold grand opening event Friday

01/07/2014 8:26 AM

01/07/2014 3:33 PM

Catholic Care Center retirement community is holding a grand opening for its new long-term care plaza from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Friday at 6700 E. 45th St. North.

The $1.6 million plaza includes community meeting spaces, a fireside room, an expanded gift shop and a bistro to serve the retirement community’s roughly 300 residents, according to Jennifer Sanders, marketing director for the Catholic Care Center.

Speakers at the grand opening include Markus Meyer, executive director of the Catholic Care Center, and Karen Sturchio, administrator for long-term care. There will also be music and refreshments.

Catholic Care Center opened in 1990, added assisted living and memory care in 2002, and added independent living in 2006, Sanders said.

Construction for the project began last summer. Simpson Construction was the contractor and GLMV was architect.

Wichita Top Jobs

View All Top Jobs

Join the Discussion

The Wichita Eagle is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service