Category: Out & About

March 13, 2019

Blankets for Shelter Animals

Over the last few weeks our Gardens residents have completed 12 fleece blankets for the shelter animals. On Wednesday, we took a trip over to the Tri-Valley SPCA to donate them. Our hope is that the blankets make the shelter look and feel more homey, this way the animals are more at ease which makes for better adoption […]

September 28, 2018

Active Aging Week!

In honor of National Active Aging Week, we at The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens have had a very busy week. We started out on Monday with a trip for sixteen people to the Sierra Foothills for a day at Columbia State Historic Park, where we ate a gold rush style meal and drank locally made […]

December 15, 2017

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, […]

May 17, 2017

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 […]

January 25, 2016

Año Nuevo State Preserve – A place where wild life and seniors can thrive.

On Saturday, January 23rd a very daring group of seniors bravely took a very rainy two hour bus ride out to the coast in Pescadero California to experience one of nature's most incredible sights. Everyone was concerned about the weather but as we arrived we were treated to a beautiful break in the weather and several […]

October 21, 2015

The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens’ 1st ever Extraordinary Vacation!

Our Vacation Blog: We have just returned from a glorious California Costal Cruise and we can’t wait to tell you all about it. So stay tuned for the next 7 days as we recount in hilarious detail all of our joys, mishaps, gastronomical adventures, excursions and interesting people watching. We will post one day at […]

August 6, 2015

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 […]

July 21, 2015

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 […]

May 4, 2015

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 […]

November 25, 2014

Livermore’s Holiday Sights and Sounds Parade

Join us December 6th at 6pm for The 19th Annual Holiday Sights and Sounds Parade! Our own Rosewood Gardens bus will be filled with residents showing their holiday spirit in the Parade. Come and cheer us on! The Parade will feature local marching bands, music, light displays, and of course SANTA CLAUS!!! The route follows First Street from M Street […]

July 3, 2014

San Francisco Bay Cruise Day

We had a fantastic time taking our residents on a long awaited San Francisco Bay Cruise. Everyone had a great time! We cruised the Bay under the Golden Gate Bridge and around Alcatraz Island and then went out the lunch at the historic Eagle Cafe. We've always got fun and extraordinary outings planned every month, […]