Posts by: Amy Lampert

April 29, 2019

Summer 2019 Watermark University Catalog

Watermark University (WU) strives to provide individuals with meaningful opportunities to learn, teach, grow and achieve wellness. Research shows that learning and keeping our mind active and sharp supports healthy aging. At Watermark Retirement Communities®, we are committed to encouraging our residents and associates to lead balanced lives, full of meaning and purpose and grounded […]

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January 18, 2019

Google Review – My Mother is Respected and Given Loving Care

My mother is a resident in The Gardens, the memory care unit at The Fountains at Bronson Place and I am very happy with her care. As her dementia progresses her needs increase and are met by compassionate caregivers. They truly care and treat her with respect and loving care. This unit is run very […]

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December 12, 2018

Spring 2019 Watermark University Catalog

Watermark University (WU) strives to provide individuals with meaningful opportunities to learn, teach, grow and achieve wellness. Research shows that learning and keeping our mind active and sharp supports healthy aging. At Watermark Retirement Communities®, we are committed to encouraging our residents and associates to lead balanced lives, full of meaning and purpose and grounded […]

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November 14, 2018

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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November 2, 2018

Residents Ed and Marci Muller are Thriving at The Fountains

GET ON BOARD Why let life pass you by when there are so many opportunities to thrive at the right retirement community? “You can go to the symphony, you can go to the doctor, you can go to church. The bus goes all over. Everybody has a chance to do a lot of things.” – […]

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September 28, 2018

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 Fountains at Bronson Place. Many of the companies featured on the list operate with fewer than 250 employees. Watermark employs over […]

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August 23, 2018

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 more than 60 different classes with everything from Fascinating Facts About Birds to From Book to Film to Recipes from Grandma’s Kitchen to Music with the Munchkins and even Smart Phones 101, we are sure you will find […]

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December 18, 2017

Google+ Review – Couldn’t Be Happier

We are beginning our second year at The Fountains, and we couldn’t be happier. The parklike setting is beautiful year round, and we sure appreciate the underground parking in winter. All staff are courteous, friendly and helpful, and they provide us with an abundance of stimulating activities: concerts, classes, outings, holiday events, special meals . […]

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December 15, 2017

Spring 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 80 different classes with everything from Ghost Towns of the Midwest to WMU Prof Talks to The Silvertones to Music with the Munchkins and even Tai Chi, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While […]

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December 5, 2017

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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November 9, 2017

Thrive Dining™ Adds Healthy Comfort Food to the Menu

Thrive Dining™, a new program offered at The Fountains at Bronson Place, aims to restore the joy of dining for individuals living with physical and cognitive changes. Using our own, high quality, freshly prepared menu items, we transform them into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals that are served as bite size hors d’oeuvres […]

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October 20, 2017

Residents Ed and Marci Muller Organize Hurricane Relief Effort

The original operators of the Second Impressions thrift store and residents of The Fountains at Bronson Place, Ed and Marci Muller, knew exactly what to do when Hurricanes Harvey and Irma hit. 4000 items of clothing from the store’s storage barn and 60 cases of Toilet Paper donated from Walmart were loaded on a semi and […]

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September 7, 2017

Knowledge is Power and We’re Here to Help

Are you mystified by all the confusing labels, terms and abbreviations used by healthcare professionals, government agencies and senior housing professionals? There are so many that we could fill a book. In fact, we did. We at Watermark Retirement Communities® created the Senior Reference Guide 10 years ago to help dispel myths and clarify facts. […]

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September 1, 2017

Fall 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With more than 70 different classes with everything from Chair Zumba to Holiday Crafts to Homemade Clay Artworks to Spiced Cocktails and even Reminiscence Writing, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, […]

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July 26, 2017

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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April 28, 2017

Summer 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 70 different classes with everything from Walking Club to Music Enrichment to Vegetable Gardening to Color Me Calm and even How To Sudoku, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are […]

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January 6, 2017

Spring 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 70 different classes with everything from Music & Relaxation to Chair Zumba to Readers Theatre to Food Demonstrations and even Reminiscence Writing, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and […]

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November 22, 2016

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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November 22, 2016

Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2017 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. Complimentary copies of this beautiful, full-color wall calendar are available while they last at every Watermark community. In addition, we hope you’ll enjoy our online gallery featuring all the wonderful submissions we received this year from artists […]

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November 11, 2016

Veterans offer life lessons in service, featured in Healthy Aging.

We are thrilled to announce that we have received outstanding national coverage for our Veterans Life Lessons initiative in the Healthy Aging Magazine, published on November 11th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Celebrating Our Veterans Around the U.S. Watermark Retirement Communities Shares Vet Words of Wisdom From practical, lifesaving advice, “You […]

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August 18, 2016

Fall 2016 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With more than 70 different classes with everything from Diggin’ Some Drumming to Line Dancing to All Things Pumpkin to Holiday Wreaths and even Aromatherapy, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and […]

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April 29, 2016

Summer 2016 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With more than 65 different classes with everything from Mahjong to Chair Yoga to Scrapbooking to Woodworking and even Beer Pairings, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and […]

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March 9, 2016

We Do Memory Care Differently

Throughout its nearly 30 year history, Watermark has sought ways, large and small, to enhance the well-being of our residents and associates. Success is mostly measured in the strong and durable relationships between residents and associates that bring with them trust, comfort and more than a bit of warm fun. Particularly in our Memory Care […]

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February 3, 2016

SeniorAdvisor Review – Friendly and Responsive Staff

Our experience with The Fountains has been a positive one, overall. The staff have been very responsive and accommodating in regards to any requests or questions that I’ve had for them. The facility itself is well kept and clean, and they take good care of the people who live here.

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December 29, 2015

Caring.com Review – Very Impressed

I was very impressed with the staff in The Fountains at Bronson Place. The place was well maintained and was very clean. I found the rooms and apartments very adequate. Each had two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a kitchenette. They also had trips for the residents. They went to places, like theatres and a university […]

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December 16, 2015

Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts

We’re thrilled to introduce our 15th edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. Complimentary copies of this beautiful, full-color wall calendar are available while they last at every Watermark community. Also, for the first time, we’re pleased to have published an online gallery featuring all the artwork. We’re delighted we […]

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October 2, 2015

Facebook Review – Absolutely amazing residents!

Absolutely amazing residents! I was hired to work for them as a nurse; however the residents gave me so much more than $ could buy. Our elderly still have so much to give to this world. I’m just extremely blessed to have so many of them willingly, and lovingly pour into me. I am forever […]

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September 1, 2015

Fall 2015 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 80 different classes with everything from Line Dancing to Woodworking to Taste of Asia Cooking Class to Book Club and even Intro To Spanish, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing […]

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May 5, 2015

Summer 2015 Watermark University Catalog is here!

senior watercolor artist

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. WIth almost 70 different classes with everything from Using your Tablet and Smart Phone to Moroccan Cooking to Soap Making to Watercolor Basics and even Jazzercise, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While […]

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May 1, 2015

Caring.com Review – It’s a classy place!

The Fountains was very interesting, and the place was beautiful. The people were nice — staff and residents. I can’t think of anything negative to say about what we saw. The only thing is I don’t think we may qualify, and we have enough funds to be able to move into a place like that. […]

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January 9, 2015

Spring 2015 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. More than 70 different classes with everything from French 101 to Puerto Rican Cuisine to Woodworking and even Line Dancing. While these amazing classes are for, and taught by, our residents and associates, we always love having a few guests. Give […]

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September 25, 2014

The Magic of Music

Celebrating National Assisted Living Week’s theme, “The Magic of Music”, in the Gardens with a resident – associate collaboration. Click here to view the video!

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September 25, 2014

Fall 2014 Watermark University Catalog is Here

creative opportunities in the art studio

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. More than 65 different classes with everything from Soap Making to Chair Yoga to Jewelry Making and even Woodworking. While these amazing classes are for, and taught by, our residents and associates, we always love having a few […]

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September 25, 2014

Going on Safari

Residents enjoyed authentic African fare at our African Safari Theme Meal! The food was great and the staff all dressed up to set the mood and atmosphere. What fun!

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September 24, 2014

The Fountains at Bronson Place Annual Carnival

Residents, staff and family members had a great time today at our Annual Bronson Place Carnival! From 2:00pm to 4:00pm we laughted, played games, got our faces painted and ate carnival snacks! Not a bad way to spend an afternoon. For $1.00 you could throw a pie at Marles Ludwig (Marketing Consultant), Lauren Oak (Physical Therapy Director) or […]

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September 24, 2014

Out and About: Trip to Holland

Town Center residents enjoy a trip to Holland for the Tulip Time Festival. We made bankets, had a traditional Dutch lunch, visited shops, watched dancers, shoe-carving and candle-carving, and of course, saw the tulips that were brave enough to bloom during this cool spring.

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September 24, 2014

Assisted Living Renovations Unveiled

Extensive renovations recently completed at The Fountains at Bronson Place, have given rise to a thriving new assisted living neighborhood called The Inn. At a reported cost of $1.1 million, the project was initiated by Watermark Retirement Communities, designed by GMB Architecture and Engineering and constructed by Elzinga and Volkers. Of The Inn’s 20 full-size […]

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