Food, Fun, and Fitness at Laurelmead

Our mission is to support independence and enriched living. We accomplish this through our programs and services that foster eating well (see sample menu), enjoying life (see current calendar), and staying fit (see fitness schedule). Our location in the capitol city offers plenty to do — see our top ten list. Come join us and see for yourself!


Laurelmead offers four dining venues and guests are always welcome!

Main Dining Room
Every evening we offer top-rated restaurant cuisine in our main dining room. Choose your own table and companions while savoring the diverse menu designed by our Culinary Institute trained Executive Chef.
The Café
Enjoy a relaxed cooked-to-order lunch inside our cheery Café, or dine al fresco on the cozy patio just outside.
The Pub
An informal alternative for dinner time, with the same high caliber of service and cuisine.
Audubon Private Dining Room
Plan an intimate breakfast, lunch or supper for up to 12 people. Custom menus, dedicated wait staff and other amenities are available for your special event.


Laurelmead encourages and celebrates an active lifestyle!

Resident Gardens
When the weather is nice, garden lovers are busy outdoors. When the weather changes, our sunny plant room becomes the focus. 
Game Room
Shoot billiards, start a Ping-Pong tournament or watch cable television with friends and family.
Odeon Theater
Our theater with a proscenium stage has seating for 100. Group events include movie nights, live entertainment, lectures, political forums and our monthly Laurelmead Board of Directors meetings.
Art Studio
Large work tables, provide space for painting, quilting, flower arranging, ceramics and other creative arts.


Laurelmead makes it fun and easy to stay fit and healthy!

Swimming Pool
Swim laps, take a water aerobics class or invite your grandchildren over for an afternoon of family fun in our indoor swimming pool and hot tub.
Health and Wellness Center
Tai chi, yoga, and weight training—our certified fitness coaches are devoted to keeping you active and healthy with a personal exercise plan.
Meadow and Arboretum
Our meticulously manicured lawns and gardens connect us to nature in all seasons. Stroll along the river for an invigorating breath of fresh air. View our arboretum map here.
Wellness Spa
Licensed professionals offer therapeutic massages, facials, and reflexology at a fraction of the going rate.