Village Update – July 2, 2020

Protective Actions Taken

Coronavirus Update

July 2, 2020 4:00 p.m.

Village-Wide Updates:

It is the policy of John Knox Village that all stakeholders, care givers, vendors, and residents should wear a mask under the following conditions:

  • Anytime when in resident areas (This includes but not limited to a resident home, dining areas, hallways, activity areas, and so on);
  • Anytime you are in the same area as residents;
  • Cooking and preparing food;
  • Delivering food.

The mask should cover your mouth and your nose at all times.

Village Dining:

Dining has resumed in SH Cranes at 50% dining room capacity. Call 775-3840 extension 1307 to make your reservation.

Dining in Oak Tree Grill will resume on Tuesday, July 7 at 50% capacity. Tables will be reserved in 1.5 hour time blocks from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. daily. Residents will be seated by a hostess. At this time there is a limited menu as we resume dining in the Grill. For reservations, call 775-3840 extension 1307.

Please see the portal for additional information and menus for SH Cranes and Oak Tree Grill.

Beginning July 7, meal pickup at the Barker Center will have new hours. Residents picking up meals in golf carts will pick up on the hour and residents in cars will pick up on the half-hour. Pick-up times will be:

  • 12:00 p.m. & 12:30 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. & 1:30 p.m.
  • 3:00 p.m. & 3:30 p.m.
  • 4:00 p.m. & 4:30 p.m.
  • 5:00 p.m. & 5:30 p.m.

Meal orders pickup will continue to be placed on the portal or by calling 775-3840 extension 1306.

If you have any questions regarding the new dining procedures, please call the Dining Room Manager at 775-3840 extension 1302.


Transportation services outside the Village will resume on July 7. Unscheduled services require 72-business hour advance notice. Scheduled shopping trips to local stores will be by reservation with limited seating at this time to nine (9) passengers per trip.

  • Tuesday & Thursday 9 a.m. – drop off at Walmart & Publix, return to Village pick up 11 a.m. 
  • Afternoon shopping 1 p.m. drop off at Walmart & Publix, return to village 3 p.m.   

See the portal for more details on transportation services for trips outside the Village. Transportation can be scheduled via the portal or by calling 775-3840 extension 3400.

Please visit the resident portal for the most up to date information on JKV services.

If you are not feeling well, regardless of the symptoms, please contact the resident nurse at extension 1407.

Please continue to wash your hands frequently and thoroughly. Avoid touching your face, and make sure to clean and wipe down frequently touched surfaces, and maintain a safe distance of 6 feet between you and others.