Services and Amenities

Everything’s in place for living better.

Expect joy, fun and life-easing conveniences. At the Heritage at College View in Hastings, Nebraska, is the retirement community where residents enjoy living better with fewer worries. 

No matter where your family is in the senior living journey, top-notch amenities, attentive services and a community of kindness will help your loved one make the most of each day.

Activities at The Heritage at College View

Each day residents at The Heritage at College View find numerous ways to enjoy their day, from pursuing their own hobbies and interests to joining one of many on-campus or off-campus activities.

Here are some of the many activities you’ll find on campus at The Heritage at College View.

Meet friends for coffee at our cafe. Enjoy one of our fitness classes – and be sure to learn about our walking groups. Invite friends or family to join you for a meal. With a little advance planning, we can reserve a private dining room for your gathering.

Show off your musical talents. Join our Pet Lovers group. Explore our library. And don’t forget to check out our Events Calendar. We update it regularly with plenty of social, educational and spiritual offerings. 

Do you have a hobby or passion you’d like to share? Some of our most well-loved activities were recommended by our residents. Our life enrichment director welcomes ideas, so bring on those suggestions.

Things to do in Hastings, NE

Many of our residents are from the Hastings, Nebraska area, so they naturally appreciate all our region has to offer. There are plenty of cultural, sporting, shopping and dining attractions to explore in the area. We are located a short distance from Hastings College, where many of our residents enjoy frequent lectures, music, theater and arts performances.

Here are just a few local attractions in and around Hastings that our residents enjoy and recommend to others. And remember – off-site local transportation is complimentary, so when you want to make a day of shopping, dining, or visiting one of the many local historical attractions, we’ll be glad to help you get there.

The Nebraska History Museum, the Hastings Museum, and the Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer  are uniquely rewarding destinations to learn about local history, browse archives, see local exhibitions, and enjoy evolving student art galleries. Enjoy an afternoon at Prairie Loft with your grandchildren or other young family members. This growing and evolving interactive museum is dedicated to historic preservation, outdoor learning and agricultural education.

Hastings boasts several well-maintained and beautifully landscaped area parks, including Heartwell Park, Chautauqua Park, Hastings Dog Park, and Crozier Park.

Music lovers will enjoy the Hastings Symphony Orchestra and a wide variety of musical guests at The Lark, a nonprofit performance and gathering space in downtown Hastings. 

Shoppers of all kinds enjoy the variety of shops, large and small, in downtown Hastings. Our residents and staff have given high praise to Seasons Downtown, M&M Designs, and A Perfect Gift

If dining out is your idea of the perfect activity, your inner foodie should not miss the highly regarded and well-known dining scene in and around Hastings. The following restaurants should be on your list to explore: Blue Fork Kitchen and Odyssey Downtown.

Other local attractions our residents enjoy include:

The Birthplace of Kool-Aid 

Jorn Olsen Gallery

Bigfoot Crossroads of America Museum

Rivoli Theatre 

Hastings Community Theatre


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