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  • October 2019 Community Life Calendars

    October 2019 Community Life Calendars

    Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. We’ve got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest. Don't forget to check out Grupo Folkorico Tiapalli dance group towards the middle of the month! Be […]

  • Emergency Preparedness Ensures Success

    Emergency Preparedness Ensures Success

    Hurricane Dorian came and went, and thankfully our communities in its path were prepared. Our team of leaders from our communities and resources from Watermark Retirement Communities attended to every detail before, during and after the storm. We pride ourselves on being prepared for whatever Mother Nature sends our way and are honored to have […]

  • Survey Shows Retirement Community Residents are Happier

    Survey Shows Retirement Community Residents are Happier

    A recent study shows that residents of retirement communities are happier than their counterparts living elsewhere. This confirms what we see every day at Watermark communities nationwide. Our residents live rich, full lives brimming with possibilities. They feel more secure, enjoy more freedom and have more active social lives than they would outside our communities. […]

  • Connecting with Your Family is Easier with Apps

    Connecting with Your Family is Easier with Apps

    When you are miles away from your family or just looking for more ways to engage with your tech savvy grandkids, try virtual visits with video calls. They’re easy to access, free and fun to use. Click on this link to discover our five favorite apps with step-by-step directions to use their video calling capabilities. […]

  • Resident Writer Shares Insider’s View

    Resident Writer Shares Insider’s View

    We’ve all been enjoying the writing of our resident, Paul Wilson, as he shares his thoughts and reflections to mark special occasions and provides his unique insight and perspective throughout the year. Paul has an insider’s view of retirement community living that runs deeper than most. Here, he shares the “three hats” he wears as […]

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Emergency Preparedness Ensures Success

Hurricane Dorian came and went, and thankfully our communities in its path were prepared. Our team of leaders from our communities and resources from Watermark Retirement Communities attended to every detail before, during and after the storm. We pride ourselves on being prepared for whatever Mother Nature sends our way and are honored to have […]

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Survey Shows Retirement Community Residents are Happier

A recent study shows that residents of retirement communities are happier than their counterparts living elsewhere. This confirms what we see every day at Watermark communities nationwide. Our residents live rich, full lives brimming with possibilities. They feel more secure, enjoy more freedom and have more active social lives than they would outside our communities. […]

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Connecting with Your Family is Easier with Apps

When you are miles away from your family or just looking for more ways to engage with your tech savvy grandkids, try virtual visits with video calls. They’re easy to access, free and fun to use. Click on this link to discover our five favorite apps with step-by-step directions to use their video calling capabilities. […]

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A Beautiful Day In The City!

What a beautiful day spent in San Francisco with The Gardens residents! The weather was perfect and the skies were clear of fog. We hired a private tour guide to show us the many sites of the city that we all love so much. We enjoyed many wonderful sights including The Palace of Fine Arts, […]

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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 […]

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Extraordinary Day at Ano Nuevo State Park

We all had a glorious day, driving down the coast to Pescadero and Ano Nuevo State Park to see the gigantic Elephant Seals in their natural habitat. As you can see we were interrupted on our walking tour by one seal in particular who decided his sun bathing needs were slightly more important than our […]

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A Beautiful Day In The City!

What a beautiful day spent in San Francisco with The Gardens residents! The weather was perfect and the skies were clear of fog. We hired a private tour guide to show us the many sites of the city that we all love so much. We enjoyed many wonderful sights including The Palace of Fine Arts, […]

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Fluid Art Pendants

Get your fluid art jewelry! For a donation of your choice you can have a beautiful piece created by our neighbors in The Gardens and help a child thrive! Watermark for Kids is a non-profit organization founded by David Barnes, President of Watermark Retirement Communities. His inspiration and vision has resulted in an organization which […]

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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 […]

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Veterans Benefits Presentation

Are you maximizing your veterans benefits? Join Julie Fielder, Nurse and Elder Law Attorney to find out and discuss all of the benefits available to you and your loved ones. Enjoy coffee and donuts while you gather all the facts about life care plans and everything you need to prepare for your best future. Wednesday, […]

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Expressions 2019: Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts

For 19 consecutive years, Watermark has proudly published a full-color wall calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. Featuring works submitted by Watermark residents from coast to coast, Expressions 2019 is sure to inspire creativity within everyone it reaches. Complimentary copies of Expressions 2019 are available for the asking while supplies last. Please call or […]

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Seniors Helping Seniors

It is that time of year again. Time for the Seniors Helping Seniors Program to begin. We are once again thrilled to be hosting the senior students form the Green Engineering Academy of Livermore High School. This year we will be host three sessions, Fall, Winter and Spring all culminating in our Annual Inventors Fair. […]

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A Day of Thanks and Honor

Saturday, November 17th was an incredible day of celebration here at The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens. We began with a sumptuous, decadent Thanksgiving Champagne Brunch for all of our families and friends and afterward we were joy-filled and thankful for the amazing meal we were treated to and a very special tribute to honor our […]

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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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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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If you have about seven minutes to spare, please enjoy this musical holiday treat!

The residents, associates and family members at The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens were treated to an incredible concert when the San Ramon Valley High School Chamber singers appeared at the front door donning winter sweaters, caps and scarves. The group of very talented young people regaled our neighbors with both traditional and non-traditional musical treats. […]

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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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October 2019 Community Life Calendars

Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. We’ve got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest. Don't forget to check out Grupo Folkorico Tiapalli dance group towards the middle of the month! Be […]

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August 2019 Community Life Calendars

Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you?  Look no further.  We’ve got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest. Don't forget to RSVP for our Annual Luau featuring the Serenading Strummers, Ukulele players, and Hula Dancers! […]

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July 2019 Community Life Calendars

Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you?  Look no further.  We’ve got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest.

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