The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens

The Best Value in Livermore Senior Living

The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens, located in Livermore, California is a retirement community that offers Assisted Living and Memory Care on a comfortable senior campus notable for a high standard of care in addition to friendly, fun and caring staff that make our community feel more like a favorite Bed & Breakfast. The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens is conveniently located near a wide variety of shopping, dining, cultural and entertainment offerings as well as healthcare. Less than an hour from San Francisco, Berkeley, Oakland and San Jose, Livermore offers a more relaxed, less congested atmosphere, making it an ideal place to call home.

Choose from studio apartments to spacious one-bedroom suites, wonderfully appointed with a kitchenette, large living room and bathrooms. Meals are enjoyed restaurant style in the main dining room.

Residents of The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens, one of Livermore’s premier retirement communities, enjoy services and amenities catered specifically to each individual. Residents enjoy personal laundry and linen services, access to care 24-hours per day as well as customized activity and wellness plans.

Life at The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens

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Only in Livermore!

There are many many great things about life at The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens, not the least of which is the fact that it is located in Livermore, CA. Livermore is a perfect combination of the wine and cheese culture, the Urban life of the East Bay and the wonderful neighborliness of Mayberry. Livermore is […]

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Furry Friends

Our smart pets joined in for the “dictionary game.” Community Life Associate Jessica’s dog, Gia, and resident Chris’ cat, Shadow, joined our residents for the game. Nothing like a friendly rub or tail wag to bring a smile to your face. Encouraged by the friendly critters, some new words were suggested for the game’s white […]

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4th of July

How did everyone celebrate the 4th of July this year? Well, if you were here at The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens, you might have created a homemade firecracker in art class (don’t worry they just looked explosive). Or You might have entered our Second Annual Watermelon eating contest. This year we had four brave eating […]

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Out and About

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Only in Livermore!

There are many many great things about life at The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens, not the least of which is the fact that it is located in Livermore, CA. Livermore is a perfect combination of the wine and cheese culture, the Urban life of the East Bay and the wonderful neighborliness of Mayberry. Livermore is […]

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Day at the Fire House

Recently folks form The Garden’s neighborhood had a very special outing. One of our favorite residents, Mr. Chuck Mack, is a retired Firefighter and loves to reminisce about his old working days. He was reunited with fellow firefighters George Derby who worked with Chuck from 1984 to 1993 and Ben Plake who worked with Chuck from 1986 […]

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April Lunch in Monterey Bay

Gardens residents traveled to scenic Monterey on April 14 where we dined in the historic Cannery Row at the Fish Hopper restaurant located right on the water! Residents and guests chose from a variety of seafood specialties including clam chowder, crab Louie salad, fish and chips, and crab cakes. The Fish Hopper staff were very […]

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Memory Care

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Day at the Fire House

Recently folks form The Garden’s neighborhood had a very special outing. One of our favorite residents, Mr. Chuck Mack, is a retired Firefighter and loves to reminisce about his old working days. He was reunited with fellow firefighters George Derby who worked with Chuck from 1984 to 1993 and Ben Plake who worked with Chuck from 1986 […]

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The Longest Day

Last month the residents and staff in The Gardens, our memory care neighborhood participated in a “The Longest Day” Awareness event. The event was held on June 21st to bring awareness to the Alzheimer’s Association®, and Alzheimer’s disease. People are encouraged to create an event and hold it annually on the summer solstice, the duration of […]

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June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

Rosewood Garden’s residents and associates decorated The Gardens’ dining room and hallways with purple ribbons. Wear purple to show your support!

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On Aging

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Making Our Dreams Come True

We all have dreams and hopes… No matter what our age. Sometimes we get to a certain place in life and we tell ourselves it is simply too late to think any more about dreams, desires and wants. Once we hit a “certain age” we are essentially done. Well we at The Watermark at Rosewood […]

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Laughter… the Best Medicine

Q: What is the best day to go to the beach? A: Sunday, of course! Yeah, we know that joke was lame, but you get the picture, laughter makes great medicine. We change physiologically when we laugh. We stretch muscles throughout our face and body, our pulse and blood pressure go up, and we breathe […]

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Dining

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Frankenstein Fingers and Pumpkin Soup

October’s Cooking Demonstration had a Fall / Halloween theme. Gary Christo, Director of Environment Services and Denise Dugan, Director of Business Office, demonstrated how to prepare Frankenstein Finger Cookies and Pumpkin Soup served in mini pumpkins. The soup was warm and yummy and the Frankenstein Cookies were creepy and tasty!

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Great Fun at our Community Country BBQ!

Norman our Amazing 88 year old resident started cooking Thursday evening! We could smell those incredible Portuguese Beans in the parking lot all day on Friday so by Saturday all of our mouths were watering. Norman Mueller has been a resident here at The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens for about two years. In that time […]

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Chef Recipe: Thrive 5 Granola

1/3 cup maple syrup 1/3 cup packed light brown sugar 4 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup vegetable oil 5 cups old-fashioned rolled oats (do not use quick oats) 1 cup raw almonds, chopped coarse 1 cup cashews, chopped coarse 1 cup unsweetened coconut flakes 1/3 cup dried cranberries 1/3 cup dried cherries, […]

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Reviews

SeniorAdvisor Review – Very kind and caring staff.

Mom’s only been physically here since the 31st, but so far is really liking the place and has made some new friends. I find the staff very kind, caring and available to questions and help. Food is great. We’ll see how things go for the future.

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Caring.com Review – Of all the facilities I went to, I believe it is the top.

I did visit The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens but it was a little overpriced for the money that my friend had for his mother. I believe it is an excellent facility for my friend’s mother. She couldn’t stay put and would have to have a 24 hour person. Of all the facilities I went to, […]

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Caring.com Review – Very nice, open and spacious community.

They didn’t have a room available at the time we needed it. Rosewood Gardens was very nice, open, and spacious. The staff seemed nice. They have lovely gardens of roses, and there were people out sitting in the sun around a lot of the roses.

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