Thorne Crest Hosts Grand Opening Celebration April 20-30

Posted on: April 8, 2016

Thorne Crest Senior Living Community recently hosted a 10-day Grand Opening from April 20 through April 30, 2016, celebrating the completion of an $11 million community re-development project.

The past year and half have brought about great changes at Thorne Crest. Old areas of the community have been completely transformed and made new again, and you will see even greater changes as you enter the Community through the new entrance and lobby. The wellness center and will greet you after parking in the new covered parking garages.



When you visit you will find a Thorne Crest re-imagined to meet the changing needs of seniors in Albert Lea and the surrounding communities. Seniors looking for independent living will be pleased with the new amenities and services in addition to customized apartment homes that feature high quality finishes including stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. Thorne Crest also offers residents a complete Fitness/Wellness center, new pool, warm water spa, bistro, a remodeled dining room and expanded dining options along with completely refurbished common spaces where residents can enjoy meeting old friends. Over time should a residents’ health care needs change, there are new assisted living apartments, a new memory care center and remodeled health center and TCU.

Chris Schulz, Throne Crest administrator states, “We are very excited about our big Grand Opening events and all the new areas of the community. If you are senior and looking for a vital community with a variety of lifestyle and health care options, now is the time to visit the New Thorne Crest!” Schulz continues, “To make Thorne Crest even more appealing seniors looking for independent living can save up to $25,000 on the entry fee and get a 100% entry fee refund. That is a great deal!”

Thorne Crest, a not-for-profit senior living community, has served Albert Lea and the surrounding communities for more than 40 years. Our long tradition of quality care continues and we invite you to visit Thorne Crest and sincerely hope you choose to become a part of our community.