Life at The Marshes of Skidaway Island.

There’s a lot going on at The Marshes of Skidaway Island. You can keep up with all the latest news and information right here.


Resident Stories: What Was It That Made You Pick SAV For Retirement?

Margaret and Don were introduced to Savannah by a cousin who felt it would be a perfect place for them in their retirement. Upon visiting, they found a charming city filled with good restaurants, museums, and beautiful squares alive with oak trees dripping with history. Everything seemed to be within walking distance and without the …

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Resident Stories: WHY DID YOU SELECT THE MARSHES AS A CCRC?

We lived at The Landings and I was thinking ahead, since I could see my husband’s health was declining. I particularly appreciated the fact that we had the right to turn down vacancies at The Marshes as they became available three times without losing our place on the list. We did not drop our Club …

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Resident Stories: A WEEK OF INDOOR ACTIVITIES AT THE MARSHES

MONDAY RESIDENT-LED LINE DANCING “We have a popular line dancing class that I offered my services to teach. One of the other residents provided copies of the actual dance steps and, with music provided by The Marshes, we are thriving!” Sigrid Kirk TUESDAY MAHJONG “I have been playing oriental mahjong for about 7 years now. …

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Staying Active at The Marshes

Hear directly from our residents about their active lifestyle at The Marshes of Skidaway Island Nowadays they say that “sitting is the new smoking” and I actually know people who set an alarm on their Apple watch or Fitbit to remind themselves to get off the couch and take a few steps in place. No …

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The Perks of Community Living in the Winter

Old Man Winter? We Don’t See Him Much Around Here While other cities are digging out from snowstorms and dealing with sleet and hail, Savannah enjoys mild winters and pleasant temperatures from November through March. Because it rarely gets below freezing, there’s little worry about ice on sidewalks and roads, and the last two times  …

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Delicious Autumn Foods and Recipes for Seniors to Try

There’s no denying bakery reigns supreme in fall and winter. From fresh apple and pumpkin pies to Christmas cookies, it’s hard to resist the sweets. But since you know that eating healthy is a priority even around the holidays, you might be looking for some new fall recipes to try. Incorporating healthier foods into your …

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Resident Stories: Enjoying Fall Food at The Marshes of Skidaway Island

Hear directly from our residents about some of their favorite fall recipes and celebrations. Ambrosia Mama served her family’s traditional ambrosia recipe in ice cream dishes, but my family really preferred servings in a bigger cereal bowl. The ingredients were never measured. For a large family occasion, one might use 12 to 16 of the …

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