Leona Christensen, 87, takes an opportunity to pose for a photo with a gorilla during the Luau celebration.
A luau celebration was held at the Parkdale Care and Rehabilitation Center on May 13.
The event brought out a number of unique foods including pineapple upside down cake, multicolored goldfish and volcano punch. The event was a part of nursing home week which had a different event or theme for each day.
Other themes during the week included: dress up day, hat day, western day, medical profession day, Hawaiian day and sports day.
Chrystal Misner, an employee with Parkdale, said the the events throughout nursing home week are held to help bring together family and friends for a good time.