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  • The Fountains Salute to Veterans 2017

    The Fountains Salute to Veterans 2017

    We joined together to recognize the veterans living in our community for their unwavering service to our great nation. On Saturday morning, November 11, 2017 we gathered in front of our community with members of the Flowing Wells ROTC for a flag raising ceremony. Over 25 ROTC students then visited with veterans delivering letters of appreciation and listening to […]

  • All Souls Day at The Fountains at La Cholla

    All Souls Day at The Fountains at La Cholla

    All Souls Day or Dia de los Muertos is traditionally observed on November 2nd in Mexico and other parts of Latin America, but in recent years, multicultural public celebrations have spread to communities and cities around the world. The holiday honors the departed souls of loved ones with decorated altars, photos, elaborate paper cutouts and […]

  • Omelet Bar

    Omelet Bar

    Residents are loving the new omelet bar that our dining services team has started. The staff make each omelet made to order; providing a variety of fresh vegetables to choose from. The preparation table is set up in front of the dining room so residents are able to watch their omelets being made. The feedback has been […]

  • Salpointe High School Impact Day

    Salpointe High School Impact Day

    Salpointe, one of our local community schools, choose our community to have senior students visit and meet with our residents. The four lovely students spent two days with us. Both mornings they were available for residents to drop in for a GET SMART consult. Residents bring their smart devices, phones, tablets and laptops and the […]

  • November 2017 Newsletters & Calendars for The Inn & Gardens

    November 2017 Newsletters & Calendars for The Inn & Gardens

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november, 2017

17novMemoir Writing at The Fountains3:00 pm - 4:30 pm 2001 W. Rudasill Rd Tucson, AZ 85704
20novBeginners Spanish9:30 am - 10:30 am 2001 W. Rudasill Rd Tucson, AZ 85704

december, 2017

1decMemoir Writing at The Fountains3:00 pm - 4:30 pm 2001 W. Rudasill Rd Tucson, AZ 85704
4decBeginners Spanish9:30 am - 10:30 am 2001 W. Rudasill Rd Tucson, AZ 85704

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The Fountains Salute to Veterans 2017

We joined together to recognize the veterans living in our community for their unwavering service to our great nation. On Saturday morning, November 11, 2017 we gathered in front of our community with members of the Flowing Wells ROTC for a flag raising ceremony. Over 25 ROTC students then visited with veterans delivering letters of appreciation and listening to […]

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All Souls Day at The Fountains at La Cholla

All Souls Day or Dia de los Muertos is traditionally observed on November 2nd in Mexico and other parts of Latin America, but in recent years, multicultural public celebrations have spread to communities and cities around the world. The holiday honors the departed souls of loved ones with decorated altars, photos, elaborate paper cutouts and […]

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Salpointe High School Impact Day

Salpointe, one of our local community schools, choose our community to have senior students visit and meet with our residents. The four lovely students spent two days with us. Both mornings they were available for residents to drop in for a GET SMART consult. Residents bring their smart devices, phones, tablets and laptops and the […]

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Residents Ron and Jeanne Birdsong are Loving Life in their Spacious Casita at The Fountains

WHERE’S YOUR GREEN VALLEY GRIN? If you spend more time working on your house and yard than you do spending quality time with friends and family, it’s probably a good time to start exploring your retirement living options. “I spent a lot of time maintaining the house, the outside of the house and the yard. […]

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Resident Ariel Wynn is Enjoying Unmatched Services and Amenities at The Fountains

SO MUCH TO DO Life is a gift and time is precious. The right retirement community can help people connect with purpose and passions. “People would do more if they had means to do it. You know, it’s like a lot of people would be interested in something else if there were the means to […]

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Residents Paul and Mary Anne Butler are Enjoying Less Responsibilities & Engaging Activities at The Fountains

THERE’S MORE TO LIFE THAN TOAST AND TEA Why wait another day to explore your retirement living options? What you discover may surprise you. “I think sitting in your own house looking at the four walls cooking your own little toast and tea is not a good arrangement.” – Mary Anne Butler, resident of The […]

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Omelet Bar

Residents are loving the new omelet bar that our dining services team has started. The staff make each omelet made to order; providing a variety of fresh vegetables to choose from. The preparation table is set up in front of the dining room so residents are able to watch their omelets being made. The feedback has been […]

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Making Popcorn Balls

Earlier this week we used The Gardens kitchen to make a fall time favorite treat; popcorn balls! The residents helped with every step, from mixing up the popcorn and marshmallow mixture to forming the popcorn balls and decorating them. We had melted chocolate and Nutella to cover the popcorn balls in as well as peanuts, sprinkles and M&M’S […]

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Chef Demo at The Gardens

The Gardens was filled with an amazing aroma from todays Chef Demo! Chef Mike made a Fountains original, Bosnian Chicken. The recipe was created by the cooks at Town Center and then named after one who is from Bosnia. This flavorful chicken dish is covered in a delicious creamy mushroom sauce. Everyone absolutely loved this dish! It […]

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Outing to Reid Park Zoo!

Residents from both The Inn & Gardens enjoyed todays beautiful weather with a trip to the zoo! We got lucky that today was not too hot so lots of the animals were out. We got to see a lot of different kinds of animals including lions, otters and elephants. We even got to feed the giraffes! […]

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Ice Carving Demo

We ventured out yesterday to ICE T, the only Ice Sculpting Warehouse in Tucson. We learned the steps behind making ice and the beautiful works of art. Pat Caffrey showed us how the 300 pound blocks of ice are transformed from water to ice and we were able to cool off in the freezer. Then we had the good fortune […]

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Extraordinary Outing to Patagonia Lake State Park

Residents from both The Inn & Gardens enjoyed a beautiful day by Patagonia Lake. While there they enjoyed activities such as painting, nature walks, card games and fishing! They also enjoyed a tasty lunch of potato salad, chips, sandwiches and yummy chocolate cake! It was the perfect way to celebrate the last day of Summer.

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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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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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Annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s Disease

Residents from The Inn, the Gardens and Town Center gathered at Town Center on one of the most beautiful mornings to walk to END Alzheimer’s disease. The walk was enjoyed by all and 3 residents who walked the farthest received prizes! Purple was the choice color for the walk which ended with fresh fruit and […]

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Caring.com Review – Friendly Staff & Plenty to Do

Everybody is friendly at The Fountains. The staff is extremely helpful, but the neatest thing of all are the classes you can take, and the clubs you can join. It’s a fantastic, learning situation. We moved into a casita, which is a small, attached house, but we’re still eating at the dining hall. Everybody has […]

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Caring.com Review – Beautiful Community & Friendly Staff

The Fountains at La Cholla was very nice and very clean. The rooms were nice and large enough for one person. They had a lot of activities for the residents. The people there seemed nice. The staff member that I met was a very nice person, she provided me with more information than I expected, […]

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Facebook Review – Wonderful Staff and Atmosphere

Our family spent some quality time with my father and his wife on the property. We have very high praises for the staff, atmosphere and quality of life provided by this facility.

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Engage! Powered by Google – Helping seniors connect with friends and family.

Watermark Retirement Communities has teamed with Google to launch an eight-week computer and technology learning program at The Fountains at La Cholla in Tucson, Arizona. Engage! Powered by Google. Each participating resident received a Google Chromebook at the kickoff event in June, attended weekly workshops and individual coaching sessions. Through the guidance of Watermark and […]

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Resident Nancy Keller Enjoys Pursuing Her Interests and Engaging with Friends at The Fountains

START THE SEARCH Is retirement community living right for you? You’ll really never know until you start exploring your options. “So you have to scout and you have to find the place that not only is offering so many things and resources but that you feel at home in. And you’ll find it if you […]

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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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