The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens

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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.

Dinner and Movie Under the Stars

Join us for an evening of cocktails, delicious food and cinema fun. Start the night off with spirits followed by a Greek dinner in our community. Afterwards, head outside to enjoy the musical, Mamma Mia! and dive into popcorn and favorite movie treats. Cost of dinner is $15 per guest. Thursday, September 20th • 4:30pm Cocktails 5:00pm […]

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Fall 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 20 different classes with everything from Animation 101 to The Tasting Hour to Therapeutic Drumming to Black Jack for Beginners and even Teas of the World, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these […]

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Meet Dawn Schubert, Community Life Coordinator for The Gardens

If you haven’t already had the pleasure of meeting Dawn Schubert, we would like to formally introduce her. Dawn is our Community Life Coordinator for our The Gardens. She creates the innovative, fun activities, outings, and events that appear in your Memory Care Newsletter. Since she accepted the position, Dawn has taken our residents on several […]

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Snowing in Livermore?!

Each year we head out one night after dinner to experience all the spectacular holiday lights our little Hamlet of Livermore has to offer. Last night, we had the best time ever! First went took a gander at the incredible 20 foot high person of snow created by our very own Business Office Director, Barbara Paul. Then, […]

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The Academy of Sciences Doesn’t Disappoint

Residents of The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens had a fantastic adventure on their extraordinary trip to San Francisco to visit the California Academy of Sciences Museum, located in Golden Gate Park. The group was treated to a mini-tour by Ms. Lindzy Bivings of the Academy’s Education Department, who showed them many prehistoric looking sea creatures […]

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The Sound of Music Still Delights

On Saturday, even though the weatherman told all the residents in Livermore they should stay at home by a cozy fire, five determined women from The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens headed to the Historic Amador Theater in Pleasanton, CA. Why you ask? To see a unique youth holiday performance entitled: Getting to Know the Sound Of […]

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Meet Dawn Schubert, Community Life Coordinator for The Gardens

If you haven’t already had the pleasure of meeting Dawn Schubert, we would like to formally introduce her. Dawn is our Community Life Coordinator for our The Gardens. She creates the innovative, fun activities, outings, and events that appear in your Memory Care Newsletter. Since she accepted the position, Dawn has taken our residents on several […]

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Thriving at 100!

Gladys Walker has been a resident here at The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens for almost fifteen years. During this time, she has been involved in just about every activity we offer. She has always been avid about her fitness routines and reading as well as enjoying crafts and social gatherings. This week we were all thrilled […]

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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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Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

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Thrive Dining™: What sounds good to eat?

Watermark was recently featured on Senior Housing News in the article Dished: Hot New Trends in Memory Care published on July 25th, 2017. To view the article, please click here. Unintentional weight loss and unhealthy meals like chicken nuggets, fish sticks and French fries, all lacking any nutritional value, are a thing of the past. […]

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Celebrating 101 Years Young

Happy Birthday to Juanita Gates! Juanita celebrated with festive party decorations and a beautiful cake provided by her daughter Lita. Fancy eye glasses, beads, party hats, and radiant smiles were required attire! Guitarist and singer Steve Kritzer serenaded the birthday guests with all their favorite tunes. Juanita even snuck a taste of the cake frosting when she thought no […]

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Thrive Dining™ Featured in Edible East Bay

The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens received wonderful coverage for its Thrive Dining™ program in Edible East Bay. To read the full article published on August 16th, 2017, please click here. Curious about Thrive Dining? Please join us for a Thrive Dining™ Lunch Tasting and Chef Demonstration on Thursday, August 31st from 12:30pm to 1:30pm. Please RSVP to 1-925-272-4553. […]

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Thrive Dining™: What sounds good to eat?

Watermark was recently featured on Senior Housing News in the article Dished: Hot New Trends in Memory Care published on July 25th, 2017. To view the article, please click here. Unintentional weight loss and unhealthy meals like chicken nuggets, fish sticks and French fries, all lacking any nutritional value, are a thing of the past. […]

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Thrive Dining™: Demonstration and Tasting Luncheon

CBS San Francisco Bay Area recently covered our Thrive Dining™ Demonstration and Tasting Luncheon. Watermark’s Thrive Dining™ is transforming the traditional meal into healthy and easy to eat finger foods. It is restoring independence and the joy of dining for individuals with cognitive and neuromuscular disorders. To read the article and view the video posted on July […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Great care for loved ones.

I am very happy with the care that my mom is receiving at this beautiful community. The staff is very helpful and caring. We are happy with the activities that are available. I am glad that my mom is making friends there. They offer her great meals that she likes with the good variety. I […]

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Yelp Review – Mom found her smile again.

Wanted to take a moment to write a review of Watermark. When I found Watermark I was dealing with the loss of my father and also the need for my mom to be in assisted living due to severe dementia. I was grieving and feeling upset that I would have to move my mom. My worry was […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – More than we ever could have hoped for.

My aunt with Alzheimer's was miserable and lonely in independent living but didn't have the mind to help herself. Even with her limited capacity and fearing change she chose Rosewood Gardens herself responding to many things there including the openness of the community rooms, current residents' lively interactions with her and each other, and the […]

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Aloha from The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens

Nothing says Summer like a Hawaiian Luau. On July 19th we were transported to the peaceful beaches of Hawaii where we enjoyed cocktails, Ukuleles, Hula Dancers and an authentic Hawaiian meal. It was a day to remember!

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What goes on in Our Wellness Center… is just too good not to share!

After a full afternoon of celebrating the holidays at our Resident & Associate Holiday Party (complete with live rock) and having a gift raffle during dinner, these residents were so full of the Christmas spirit they brought it right upstairs with them tonight. With the direction of Madeline the Med Tech, their joyous voices rang all the […]

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Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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