Franke Tobey Jones is a vibrant not-for-profit senior community in Tacoma, Washington. From independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing, we promote the enjoyment of living and life. Exercise your mind with Senior University enrichment courses. Take a walk around our beautiful grounds. Join us for a Tai Chi class. Enjoy coffee at the Bistro Café with friends. You choose how to spend your time. Come see how surprisingly affordable we are!
Join us at Franke Tobey Jones 14th Annual Wellness Walk and Fair
This year the M.J. Wicks Wellness Center celebrated its tenth birthday, and believe it or not, the Annual Wellness Walk has been around for even longer! This September marks the14th year for this fun and free event that is open to FTJ residents and people that live outside of FTJ. Click here for more information and photos from last year.
Feature Apartment for September/October: Tobey Jones Building #363: Independent Living with Meals
Please join us for an Open House in this apartment on Tuesday, September 16th at 2:00 pm. Meet at the Bistro Café.
Completely remodeled, this beautiful corner apartment offers 900 sq. feet of living space…plenty of room for a couple. It includes an updated kitchenette with quartz counter tops, stainless steel appliances and large breakfast bar, tiled shower, ceiling fans and much more! The monthly rent is $4,915 and includes the following amenities: click here for more.
Events and Classes
Alcohol Ink with Patty Finnigan
Wednesdays through September, 2:00 pm, Tobey Jones Craft Room. Call J.J. at 756-6219 to register.
Life on a Square Rigger: 1700 – 1900
The eighteenth and nineteenth centuries were the high points of the tall ship. Experience exciting stories of the grueling life at sea of officers and common sailors alike as presented by John and Donna Mollan.
Thursday, September 4, 2:30 pm, LP Parlor
Music with Dr. Paul: Interpretation
Dr. Paul will demonstrate several ways in which music is interpreted. All one need bring are their ears and their opinions. Monday, September 8, 3:00 pm, LP Parlor
Antiques & Collectibles: The Mystery of Valuation
Join Joan Best with special guest Rick Little, an antique and fine art dealer and auctioneer. Of course, bring in your own interesting items to share! Tuesday, September 9, 2:00 pm, Tobey Jones Parlor.
Click here for the complete Senior University Calendar