Posts by: Amy Lampert

December 19, 2017

Spring 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

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The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With more than 50 different classes with everything from Cooking Demonstrations to TED Talks to Cooking Demonstrations to Wine Travels and even Art Therapy, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and taught […]

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December 5, 2017

Showcase of Talent

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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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September 18, 2017

Bridgeport Resident Celebrates a Century of Memories

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Arthur “Bill” Cornell spent his 100th birthday with his wife, Mary Jo and family, including their three children, seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren over Labor Day weekend. Cornell’s mail basket at The Watermark at 3030 Park, their home for the past two years, was overflowing with birthday cards, along with posts to his Facebook page. […]

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September 7, 2017

Knowledge is Power and We’re Here to Help

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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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August 22, 2017

Fall 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

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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 Pocket Billiards to Conversational French to Cooking Demonstrations to Experimenting with Clay and even Wine Travels, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and […]

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August 1, 2017

The Watermark at 3030 Park Recognizes Outstanding Employees with Thrive Awards

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The Watermark at 3030 Park is pleased to announce that several of its associates were recently recognized for their outstanding work through the retirement community’s annual “Thrive Awards.” The community also received the coveted Excellence in Standards Review award. The awards are presented to Watermark Retirement Communities employees nationwide who exemplify the company’s vision of […]

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July 26, 2017

Thrive Dining™: What sounds good to eat?

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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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June 28, 2017

Facebook Review – Highly Recommend The Watermark

I highly recommend The Watermark. Great thought to even the smallest details to make like fulfilling and enjoyable for its residents. I had opportunity to review the facility on several occasions and each time I’ve been very excited and impressed with the extent the developers have gone to create such a beautiful and convenient facility! […]

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April 28, 2017

Summer 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

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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 Pocket Billiards to Conversational French to Cooking Demonstrations to Investing 101 and even Laughter Club, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and taught by, our […]

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March 8, 2017

Poetry Reading by Resident Irene Backalenick

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The Watermark at 3030 Park will be holding a poetry reading for resident Irene Backalenick. The presentation will be held on Sunday, March 19th, at 3:00pm for those that wish to attend. The event is free of charge and open to the public. However, reservations are required. To RSVP, please contact The Watermark at 1-203-502-7593 […]

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December 15, 2016

Spring 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

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The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 100 different classes with everything from Wine Tasting to Splash Fitness to Percussion Circle to Mandala Coloring and even Horse Therapy, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and taught […]

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November 22, 2016

Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

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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

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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.

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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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October 17, 2016

Facebook Review – Personalized Care, Love and Respect

I am at the Springs Rehab division. The personalized care, love and respect shown to each patient is amazing. Anything and everything to exceed the patients care mentally and physically is well calculated. I couldn’t imagine being anywhere else.

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August 18, 2016

Fall 2016 Watermark University Catalog is here!

Seniors exercising in a health club

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With more than 75 different classes with everything from Zumba Gold to Stretch and Balance to Music Appreciation to Conversational French and even Computers 101, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and taught […]

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July 14, 2016

We Do Memory Care Differently

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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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July 12, 2016

Thrive Awards in the News

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More than 40 employees were recognized for their outstanding work this week. The Stamford Advocate as well as many other news outlets, wrote wonderful articles about all our associates who received Thrive Awards. “At The Watermark, we pride ourselves on creating an environment where our residents continue to grow, develop and thrive. This dedication to our […]

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May 11, 2016

Once a Teacher, Always a Teacher

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Resident Marian Adolphson, a retired teacher from Samuel Staples Elementary School in Easton got a surprise last Tuesday when she received a boquet of roses at the second annual “Teacher Appreciation Tea” to recognize retired teachers residing at The Watermark at 3030 Park. Over 17 residents were honored as part of National Teacher Appreciation Day, […]

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May 10, 2016

Summer 2016 Watermark University Catalog is here!

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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 Mindful Meditation to Wine Tasting to Watercolor Painting to Tai Chi and even Pocket Billiards, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and taught by, […]

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January 29, 2016

Spring 2016 Watermark University Catalog is here!

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The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 65 different classes with everything from Aqua Zumba to Chef Cooking Demonstrations to Stretch and Balance Class to Drum Circle and even Handmade Greeting Cards, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing […]

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December 14, 2015

Debbie Laguerre – Named Newest “Watermark Kid” at 3030 Park

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Fourth-grade student Debbie Laguerre has been named the newest “Watermark Kid” at The Watermark at 3030 Park. McKnight’s Senior Living graciously wrote an article titled An Outstanding Young Lady published on Wednesday, November 25th, 2015. To read the full article, please click here. Debbie Laguerre, age 9, was nominated by Barbara Sterne, a resident of the […]

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December 9, 2015

Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts

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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 26, 2015

Parkinson’s Fitness Class Engages Muscles and Increases Mobility

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The Watermark at 3030 Park in Bridgeport, Connecticut recently made headlines with our Parkinson’s Fitness Class. An article written by the Bridgeport Daily Voice, bridgeport.dailyvoice.com published on October 26th, 2015 takes a closer look at how this class helps people living with Parkinson’s. To read the entire article, please click here. The Parkinson’s Fitness Class meets biweekly on Tuesdays […]

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September 9, 2015

Fall 2015 Watermark University Catalog is here!

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The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. More than 75 different classes with everything from Wine Tasting to Tai Chi to Splash Fitness to Painting with a Twist and even Conversational French, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, […]

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September 8, 2015

Caring.com – One of the best places I have visited.

Of all the places I’ve visited, The Watermark 3030 Park was probably the best of them. I took a tour, and they have beautiful apartments. It costs half the price of closer places. It has a program called University Program. They had a much more sophisticated program, which I require. It’s a good place to […]

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April 29, 2015

Summer 2015 Watermark University Catalog is here!

Planting Spring Flowers in Terracotta Pot

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. More than 90 different classes with everything from Aqua Zumba to Balcony Gardening 101 to Canning Jams and Preserves and even Online Banking 101, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing […]

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December 29, 2014

Spring 2015 Watermark University Catalog is here!

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The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. More than 90 different classes with everything from Aqua Zumba to Beer Making 101 to Conversational French and even Equine Therapy. While these amazing classes are for, and taught by, our residents and associates, we always love having a few […]

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December 10, 2014

Caring.com Review – Good size bedroom, a bath and several closets.

My mother and father are living together at The Watermark. I will say the staff is adequate. I will give the food a “B”. They have a room with a living room-kitchenette combination. They have a good size bedroom, a bath, and several closets. For the two of them, it is more than adequate. They […]

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November 10, 2014

A Continuing Care Retirement Community Offers Peace of Mind

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The below article is featured on kiplinger.com, posted in September, 2014. Click here for the original article published. Retire in Style at a Continuing Care Retirement Community Continuing care retirement communities offer a resort-like setting and care when you need it. Pat and Arne Cook thought they had made their last move, but when Arne […]

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September 5, 2014

Team 3030 Raises Money for Alzheimer’s Cure

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Every 68 seconds someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease. At The Watermark at 3030 Park residents and associates alike are actively involved in raising awareness. Thanks to all our supporters, Team 3030 is making steps to find a cure for Alzheimer’s. As of today we have raised $3,039.57. On Sunday, September 28th Team 3030 will […]

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August 21, 2014

Fall 2014 Watermark University Catalog is Here

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The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. More than 80 different classes with everything from Zumba Fitness to Wine Tasting to Splash Fitness and even Equine Therapy. While these amazing classes are for, and taught by, our residents and associates, we always love having a few guests. Give us a call at 1-203-502-7593 […]

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August 8, 2014

Equine Therapy Outing to Blue Spruce Farm

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According to a Ohio State University study, horses help reduce the symptoms of Alzheimer’s dementia. After learning of this finding we decided to plan a trip for our Gardens’ residents to visit a local farm. Blue Spruce Farm in Monroe fit the bill, it was easily accessible and all of their animals were rescues. The residents all […]

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July 30, 2014

SeniorAdvisor Review – Fabulous place!

This is a fabulous place! My loved one was here briefly for skilled nursing care, and they did an excellent job. He really felt spoiled here! The food was fantastic, the staff were friendly and professional, and the rooms were great.

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June 24, 2014

Caring.com Review – Staff is very pleasant.

I’ve been to Watermark many times for other activities even though I don’t live there. The people in the community can take advantage of the activities there. The people there are very nice. Everybody that works there is very pleasant. They really take care of everybody.

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