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  • Active Aging Week!

    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 […]

  • It’s Official – We are a Great Place to Work

    It’s Official – We are a Great Place to Work

    Watermark Retirement Communities was ranked among Fortune Magazine’s top places to work in Aging Services. We are proud to be part of Watermark and we thank our associates for bestowing this accolade on The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens. Many of the companies featured on the list operate with fewer than 250 employees. Watermark employs over […]

  • Extraordinary Outing to Columbia State Historic Park

    Extraordinary Outing to Columbia State Historic Park

    Monday was a glorious day to enjoy California's Sierra Foothills. So glorious in fact that our group of sixteen jumped in our bus and hightailed it up to Columbia State Historic park for lunch and a taste of the old west. We couldn't have asked for more beautiful weather or a more perfect experience. We […]

  • October 2018 Community Life Calendars

    October 2018 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.

  • Professional Family Photos in Time for the Holidays

    Professional Family Photos in Time for the Holidays

    100% of Proceeds to Benefit Watermark for Kids Portraits by Dawn Schubert. Friday, October 5th and Saturday, October 6th. By Appointment,  Noon to 8:00pm. Wanting a family photo for this upcoming holiday season? We've got you covered: professional photographer Dawn Schubert, our own Community Life Coordinator is donating her talents! Give her your best smile […]

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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 […]

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It’s Official – We are a Great Place to Work

Watermark Retirement Communities was ranked among Fortune Magazine’s top places to work in Aging Services. We are proud to be part of Watermark and we thank our associates for bestowing this accolade on The Watermark at Rosewood Gardens. Many of the companies featured on the list operate with fewer than 250 employees. Watermark employs over […]

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October 2018 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.

Read more about October 2018 Community Life Calendars

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 […]

Read more about Active Aging Week!

Extraordinary Outing to Columbia State Historic Park

Monday was a glorious day to enjoy California's Sierra Foothills. So glorious in fact that our group of sixteen jumped in our bus and hightailed it up to Columbia State Historic park for lunch and a taste of the old west. We couldn't have asked for more beautiful weather or a more perfect experience. We […]

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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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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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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 […]

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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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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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