About the Knights of Pythias

The supreme order of Knights of Pythias was founded in Washington, D.C. on February 19, 1864 by Justus Rathbone and has expanded into more than 2000 subordinate lodges in the United States, Canada, Italy & Greece. The primary objective of the Knights of Pythias is to promote friendship and to relieve suffering. Its distinguishing principles are friendship, charity, and benevolence.
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Tidbits, Calendar, News & Events

Pie A la Mode Social
13.11.2014

Our residents will be enjoying pie and ice cream November 14th at 5 PM in our dining room courtesy of Camelot Lodge #1.  Camelot Lodge #1 meets monthly at Knights of Pythias Retirement Center. They spend time each month interacting with the residents at our retirement community.

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Our courtyard fountain still looks beautiful in autumn!
New Pictures
06.11.2014

Check our gallery for beautiful new pictures of our building and courtyard.  Photos include both the 1923 original part of our building and the 1980 addition.

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We now have Wi Fi!
06.11.2014

We are pleased to announce that Wi Fi is now available in the lobby, the dining room, and mezzanine.  So bring down your lap top and enjoy this additional service that is free for you!

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November Calendar Page 1
November Calendar of Events
14.07.2014

November 2014 Calendar in PDF

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November 2014 Newsletter Cover
November Tidbits Newsletter
14.07.2014

November 2014 Newsletter in PDF

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Join Us For Bingo!
22.05.2014

Join us for bingo every Tuesday evening at 5:30 in our dining room.  Cards are available for purchase, and cash prizes awarded to the lucky winners.  Did I hear you say “bingo”?

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What are people saying about Knights of Pythias?

Resident
@ Knights of Pythias Active Retirement Center

“In lots of respects, it’s better than being at home!”

Resident
@ Knights of Pythias Retirement Community

“There are a wide variety of activities to get involved in including an exercise class, live music concerts, a bible study, bingo, and other table games, and Sunday afternoon worship service, a beauty salon, happy hour, and the list goes on. I love it here and would recommend the KOPRC to anyone looking for affordable, independent living.”

Resident
@ Knights of Pythias Retirement Community

“The people are friendly and always interested in helping out any way they can.”

Resident
@ Knights of Pythias Retirement Community

“I have privacy in my apartment and when I want to socialize there is always someone to talk to or games I can participate in.”

Resident
@ Knights of Pythias Retirement Community

“My only regret about living here at the Pythian Retirement Center is that I didn’t move here a few years earlier than I did!”

Resident
@ Knights of Pythias Retirement Community

“I feel secure in this community, and it’s cozy as well. I can go visit people if I feel lonely, too. And the staff genuinely cares for us, which I have experienced many times.”

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Knights of Pythias
Active Retirement Center
3409 Main St
Vancouver, Washington
phone: 360-696-4375
fax: 360-694-6263
 
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