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  • Outing to the Presidio San Agustin Del Tucson

    Outing to the Presidio San Agustin Del Tucson

    Residents enjoyed a trip to the Presidio San Agustín del Tucson. The Presidio San Agustín del Tucson Museum is a re-creation of the Tucson Presidio built in 1775. We were able to travel back in time to learn about life as early Tucsonans would have lived it. Our docent guide, Jean discussed life in the […]

  • Look Who’s In The Kitchen!

    Look Who’s In The Kitchen!

    The Fountains welcome culinary students from nearby Marana High School so they could get a birds eye view of our community's commercial kitchen. The students had great curiosity and enthusiasm as the met with Mike Beck, Head Chef at Town Center and Rafael Rodriquez, Assistant Dining Director. The two shared their joy and passion with […]

  • Rails, Trails and Museums: Amtrak, Horseshoe Cafe & The Amerind Museum

    Rails, Trails and Museums: Amtrak, Horseshoe Cafe & The Amerind Museum

    We departed The Fountains at 6:45am on Thursday and headed downtown to the Amtrak station. We boarded the the Number 2 train heading east to Benson, AZ. We spotted coyotes, rabbits, wildflowers and pristine open desert. We deboarded the train at the Benson stop and headed across the street to the well known Horseshoe Cafe […]

  • Family BBQ’s at The Gardens

    Family BBQ’s at The Gardens

    Family members and residents get together twice a month for a fun time at The Gardens. On March 14th, we got together to celebrate St. Patrick's Day a little early, and had a themed BBQ! We got to enjoy BBQ shrimp, along with rice and veggies. We all enjoy getting to spend time and visit […]

  • Extraordinary Outing to the Aquarium

    Extraordinary Outing to the Aquarium

    Residents from The Inn and Gardens headed up to Scottsdale for a trip to the Odysea Aquarium on Thursday, March 21. While there, we got to see all sorts of aquatic life. We started the journey learning about Monster Fish that live in the Amazon River. From there we got to have lunch in the […]

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Outing to the Presidio San Agustin Del Tucson

Residents enjoyed a trip to the Presidio San Agustín del Tucson. The Presidio San Agustín del Tucson Museum is a re-creation of the Tucson Presidio built in 1775. We were able to travel back in time to learn about life as early Tucsonans would have lived it. Our docent guide, Jean discussed life in the […]

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Look Who’s In The Kitchen!

The Fountains welcome culinary students from nearby Marana High School so they could get a birds eye view of our community's commercial kitchen. The students had great curiosity and enthusiasm as the met with Mike Beck, Head Chef at Town Center and Rafael Rodriquez, Assistant Dining Director. The two shared their joy and passion with […]

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Extraordinary Outing to the Aquarium

Residents from The Inn and Gardens headed up to Scottsdale for a trip to the Odysea Aquarium on Thursday, March 21. While there, we got to see all sorts of aquatic life. We started the journey learning about Monster Fish that live in the Amazon River. From there we got to have lunch in the […]

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Residents Don Plummer and Toetie Oberman are Enjoying a Rich Network of Friends at The Fountains

KINDRED SOULS Listening to people’s stories, learning about different cultures and discovering what you have in common is a rewarding way to live each day. “When you move into a big place like The Fountains, there will be a great variety of people and the chances that you will find kindred souls is very likely.” […]

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Residents Jack and Libby Melville are Enjoying Worry-Free Retirement Living at The Fountains

LIFE ISN’T ALL RAINBOWS AND BICYCLES Nevertheless, Jack and Libby are still enjoying their panoramic views from both their spacious casita and their tandem bicycle saddles. “We have enjoyed the monsoons in this casita because we have such a huge big panorama before us and we can see all the big huge clouds and the […]

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Resident Marilyn Savage is Enjoying Friendly Neighbors and Peace of Mind at The Fountains

WHAT’S YOUR LINE? Regardless of their occupations, all kinds of people find life infinitely interesting at the right retirement community. Have you explored your options? “I’ve met so many interesting people here, from college professors, to farmers, to every kind of profession you can think of.” – Marilyn Savage, resident of The Fountains at La […]

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Look Who’s In The Kitchen!

The Fountains welcome culinary students from nearby Marana High School so they could get a birds eye view of our community's commercial kitchen. The students had great curiosity and enthusiasm as the met with Mike Beck, Head Chef at Town Center and Rafael Rodriquez, Assistant Dining Director. The two shared their joy and passion with […]

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Family BBQ’s at The Gardens

Family members and residents get together twice a month for a fun time at The Gardens. On March 14th, we got together to celebrate St. Patrick's Day a little early, and had a themed BBQ! We got to enjoy BBQ shrimp, along with rice and veggies. We all enjoy getting to spend time and visit […]

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All We Need Is Love

We celebrated Valentine's Day starting with a special surf and turf buffet that got rave reviews. In the evening, The Desert Diva's nationally known entertainers, Lisa Otey and Diane Van Deurzen, provided us with songs celebrating love through the ages. There was dancing, a mobile photo booth, singing, champagne and delicious sweet treats for all […]

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Rails, Trails and Museums: Amtrak, Horseshoe Cafe & The Amerind Museum

We departed The Fountains at 6:45am on Thursday and headed downtown to the Amtrak station. We boarded the the Number 2 train heading east to Benson, AZ. We spotted coyotes, rabbits, wildflowers and pristine open desert. We deboarded the train at the Benson stop and headed across the street to the well known Horseshoe Cafe […]

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Barleens Arizona Opry Theater Outing

We set out early Saturday morning and headed north to the Superstition Mountains in Apache Junction, about a 2 hour ride. We arrived and were escorted to our front row tables in the Barleen’s Arizona Opry Dinner Theater. The talented Barleens family opened their second music venue in Apache Junction, AZ in 1987. The family […]

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Visiting the Jewish History Museum and Holocaust History Center

The Jewish History Museum, formerly known as the Jewish Heritage Center of the Southwest, is a museum housed in a historic synagogue building in Tucson, Arizona. The museum's building, which housed the first synagogue in the Arizona Territory, is the oldest synagogue building in the state. The building operated as a synagogue until 2008 when it […]

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Generation to Generation, Plastic Bags to Mats

Recently the Arizona Daily Star's reporter, Johanna Eubank, did a piece on recycling those plastic bags that we all have and try to find practical and ecological ways to reuse. Johanna learned of a group of very talented residents who have met nearly every Saturday for over five years, turning those plastic bags into sleeping […]

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Congratulations Donna Porter!

Donna's oil painting "Blooming Cactus," received Honorable Mention and is recognized in the 2019 Watermark Retirement Communities 2019 Calendar - Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts. Donna lights up our community, she has a beautiful smile and stays active with her artwork, ballroom dancing and enjoys spending time with friends and family. Thank you Donna for all you bring […]

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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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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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April 2019 Community Life Calendars & Newsletters

As April begins, the season changes and the flowers start to bloom! This month here at The Fountains, we will take a look at the nature around us and dive into exploring what it all has to offer. Join us at The Inn on April 10th as we bring in Horticulture Therapy! We will be […]

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March 2019 Community Life Calendars & Newsletters

As spring begins, we are continuing to create an extraordinary community where we all thrive. We have all been very busy here in the community, that winter has been whisked away, and we are ready for some more fun! To start the month at The Inn, we will be having a Mardi Gras social on […]

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February 2019 Community Life Calendars & Newsletters

February has a little bit of everything here at The Fountains. From Chinese New Year to Valentine's Day, we have a fun filled month planned ahead. Join us at The Fountains for a Watermark University class or a social hour. We've got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find […]

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