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  • Watermark University Beer Tasting Class Field Trip

    Watermark University Beer Tasting Class Field Trip

    Last Friday our ever popular WU Beer Tasting class visited Sentinel Peak Brewery for a beer tasting expedition. We traveled to Tucson’s only midtown brewery, Sentinel Peak, where we were welcomed by their wonderful staff. Cory the brewer, shared with us about all the beers available for tasting and flats were ordered along with delicious lunch […]

  • Extraordinary Outing to Charron Vineyards

    Extraordinary Outing to Charron Vineyards

    Residents from The Inn & Gardens enjoyed the gorgeous weather yesterday by going wine tasting at Vail’s Charron Vineyards. Charron Vineyards is one of Southern Arizona’s oldest vineyards. The residents got to try six different wines and picnic baskets filled with goodies on the patio. They also got to enjoy the scenic view of the vineyards and the […]

  • This is How Our Garden Grows!

    This is How Our Garden Grows!

    The Fountains Garden Club has two raised garden beds that are loving tended to by eight members of our Garden Club. We have beautiful flowers in one bed, and herbs & vegetables in the second. What a colorful addition in our courtyard.

  • Pizza Party with Flowing Wells High School

    Pizza Party with Flowing Wells High School

    Our friends at Flowing Wells High School enjoyed a pizza party with the residents at The Inn. The students come every week through out the school year and as a way to say thank you to the residents they wanted to throw an end of the year party! Residents loved getting to have lunch with […]

  • Cinco de Mayo Celebration!

    Cinco de Mayo Celebration!

    Every year on May 5th we gather early in the morning on the Catalina Patio to celebrate and honor Mexico’s victory at the Battle of Puebla that took place on May 5, 1862. Despite having a small army of fighters, the Mexicans were able to defeat the massive French army. We had delicious food and Mariachi […]

Upcoming Events

may, 2017

26mayMemoir Writing Class3:00 pm - 4:00 pm 5830 N Fountains Ave. Tucson, AZ 85704
27mayWatercolor Painting9:00 am - 10:30 am 2001 W. Rudasill Rd Tucson, AZ 85704

june, 2017

1junTED Talks10:30 am - 12:00 pm 2001 W. Rudasill Rd Tucson, AZ 85704
1junArt of Beading2:00 pm - 3:00 pm 2001 W. Rudasill Rd Tucson, AZ 85704

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This is How Our Garden Grows!

The Fountains Garden Club has two raised garden beds that are loving tended to by eight members of our Garden Club. We have beautiful flowers in one bed, and herbs & vegetables in the second. What a colorful addition in our courtyard.

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Pizza Party with Flowing Wells High School

Our friends at Flowing Wells High School enjoyed a pizza party with the residents at The Inn. The students come every week through out the school year and as a way to say thank you to the residents they wanted to throw an end of the year party! Residents loved getting to have lunch with […]

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Cinco de Mayo Celebration!

Every year on May 5th we gather early in the morning on the Catalina Patio to celebrate and honor Mexico’s victory at the Battle of Puebla that took place on May 5, 1862. Despite having a small army of fighters, the Mexicans were able to defeat the massive French army. We had delicious food and Mariachi […]

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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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Cinco de Mayo Celebration!

Every year on May 5th we gather early in the morning on the Catalina Patio to celebrate and honor Mexico’s victory at the Battle of Puebla that took place on May 5, 1862. Despite having a small army of fighters, the Mexicans were able to defeat the massive French army. We had delicious food and Mariachi […]

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Passover Seder at The Fountains

The Passover Seder (meaning order) is the most celebrated and beloved of Jewish holidays. This holiday is rich in traditions and customs passed from generation to generation. Most Jews hold cherished memories of family times spent at a Seder. Telling the Passover Story is believed to be an obligation observed by Jewish ancestors ever since the Jews fled from slavery […]

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Valentine’s Day 2017

We had a great Valentine’s Day celebration here at The Fountains. Community Life gave red and pink carnations to all the residents, while we were entertained by the talented Wild Bill. Special home made treats were courtesy of our very own Laurie DiBella, the supervisor at our Gallery Café. Laurie made red velvet cupcakes with pink cream […]

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Watermark University Beer Tasting Class Field Trip

Last Friday our ever popular WU Beer Tasting class visited Sentinel Peak Brewery for a beer tasting expedition. We traveled to Tucson’s only midtown brewery, Sentinel Peak, where we were welcomed by their wonderful staff. Cory the brewer, shared with us about all the beers available for tasting and flats were ordered along with delicious lunch […]

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Extraordinary Outing to Charron Vineyards

Residents from The Inn & Gardens enjoyed the gorgeous weather yesterday by going wine tasting at Vail’s Charron Vineyards. Charron Vineyards is one of Southern Arizona’s oldest vineyards. The residents got to try six different wines and picnic baskets filled with goodies on the patio. They also got to enjoy the scenic view of the vineyards and the […]

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Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum Outing

We experienced perfect weather, with mild temperatures and overcast skies, which is very unusual for late April in Tucson. We couldn’t have picked a more perfect day to head out for an extraordinary adventure to the nationally acclaimed Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. The museum is a 98-acre zoo, aquarium, botanical garden, natural history museum and art gallery founded in 1952. […]

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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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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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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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Caring.com Review – Wonderful Staff and Unlimited Calendar of Activities

I toured The Fountains (The Fountains at La Cholla). I really like it. I thought it was good. It seemed like they’re very well established. The people there were great. They were doing an exercise program with the residents when I was there. I did look at their calendar to see their other activities. The […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Love Living Here

This is a smaller community and the staff are great. The food is good and if you get there early enough they have a good variety of choices. They offer several card games such as poker, bridge and pinochle. They also have other activities available. The community is close to the Northwest hospital. This community […]

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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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