Category: Out & About

March 18, 2019

The Watermark at 3030 Park Independent Living Residents Go Out On The Town!

Who doesn't love a nice, relaxing dinner out...a change of pace, something different?! The Watermark at 3030 Park Independent Living residents sure do! There are many reasons we love to eat out as it gives us the opportunity to socialize, go somewhere and try something new, slow down and get away from the daily distractions.The meals we eat at restaurants usually last longer than […]

January 9, 2019

A Great Spa Day for Residents of The Watermark at 3030 Park

The Watermark at 3030 Park Independent Living community residents took a special day trip to relax and rejuvenate at the historic Spa at Norwich Inn located in nearby Norwich, Connecticut.  The day's itinerary included massage or facial, relaxation room time, water aerobic class, 2 course lunch, and tea & scones.  There was also a sauna, steam room, hot tub, fitness center […]

December 14, 2018

The Watermark at 3030 Park Attends Downtown Cabaret Theatre’s “The Christmas Elf 2”

The Watermark at 3030 Park residents had the privilege of attending a beautiful holiday play called 'The Christmas Elf 2' which was presented by Downtown Cabaret Theatre. Our residents from Town Center (our Independent Living community), The Gardens (our Memory Care community), as well as The Inn (our Assisted Living community) were all able to experience […]

October 22, 2018

That’s Italian…Going Out with The Watermark at 3030 Park

Buongiorno! The Watermark at 3030 Park Independent Living community enjoyed a wonderful italian, family style dinner outing / pizza making class with family, friends and, as italian traditions go, lots of food.  Along with plenty of delicious things to eat, conversation and learning were a big part of the evening...this is how we truly celebrate, live well and thrive! Mangia, or "eat!" in […]

October 20, 2018

Stamford Museum and Nature Center Trip for The Watermark at 3030 Park Residents

Our residents at The Watermark at 3030 Park from Town Center (Independent Living), The Inn (Assisted Living), and The Gardens (Memory Care) communities all came together for a wonderful day filled with learning. Residents were truly thriving as they spent the day gaining new knowledge at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center located in Stamford, Ct. With […]

October 5, 2018

A Truly Extraordinary Outing for The Watermark at 3030 Park and The Watermark at East Hill

"Friendship, Friendship" A shared Extraordinary Outing...The start of something great!! The Watermark at 3030 Park and The Watermark at East Hill had a wonderful time enjoying lunch and the show "Anything Goes" at The Westchester Broadway Theatre. This was the first joint outing between the two communities.  It was a great day, spending time with our sister community, meeting and getting to […]

September 8, 2018

Another Successful and Delightful Restaurant Outing for Memory Care and Assisted Living Residents of The Watermark at 3030 Park

Who doesn't love a good steakhouse? The Watermark at 3030 Gardens (Memory Care) and Inn (Assisted Living) community residents got very excited when we headed out on our weekly restaurant trip. Our residents enjoyed the afternoon at a local restaurant for a lovely lunch filled with great conversation and delicious food. This was a wonderful way for Memory Care and Assisted Living residents to get to know each […]

March 23, 2018

The Watermark at 3030 Park Independent Living Residents Step Out for Mystery Dinner

Always a fun outing....Mystery Dinner! Once a month on one of our quiet Sunday afternoons, The Watermark at 3030 Park Independent Living residents head out for an unknown dinner destination.  As soon as the scheduled outing shows up on the calendar, residents quickly sign up and then the buzz begins...."Where are we going this time?"  We have so much […]

March 21, 2018

The Watermark at 3030 Park Participates in March for Our Lives Movement: Local March Organized for Residents, Associates and Area Seniors

The Watermark at 3030 Park will participate in the March for Our Lives movement by organizing and participating in a local march on Saturday March 24th from 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at the retirement community. The demonstration will be attended by residents and associates. The greater community is invited to join The Watermark in […]

December 19, 2017

Extraordinary Outing: Christmas at Newport Mansions

The Watermark at 3030 Park traveled to Newport, Rhode Island on Wednesday, December 13th to the Breakers Mansion for a tour of the mansion's Holiday Decorations.  It was amazing, despite the fact that it was the coldest day yet this winter and the wind gusts took our breath away!!  The Breakers is the grandest of Newport's summer "cottages" and a […]

March 20, 2017

Cheesecake Factory Outing

Residents of the Health Center went on a wonderful outing to the Cheesecake Factory (a favorite at our community). We enjoyed pineapple chicken & shrimp, burgers, shrimp scampi as well as spaghetti and meatballs! Our next few outings include, Pez Factory Tour, Bowling, Maritime Aquarium, and the Blue Spruce Farm.  

January 6, 2017

Chocolate Works Outing

Chocolate Works Darien is the first Connecticut Chocolate Works Franchise location! They transformed the corner candy shop into an interactive chocolate factory experience. On Thursday, January 5, 2017 our residents who live in the Health Center were able to indulge in a hands-on learning experience molding, decorating, dipping, enrobing and crafting their very own chocolate and candy creations!

November 7, 2016

Metropolitan Museum of Art Outing in NYC

Residents of Town Center enjoyed a beautiful cool but sunny day in NYC to visit The Met. Exhibitions included - Jerusalem 1000-1400 Every People Under Haven, Fragonard Drawing Triumphant, Valentin De Boulogne Beyond Caravaggio, Max Beckmann in New York as well as many other long running exhibitions. Upcoming museum outings include Yale University Art Gallery […]

October 28, 2016

New Britain Museum of American Art Outing

Residents of The Town Center enjoyed a wonderful outing to the New Britain Museum of American Art with our Art Therapist and Community Life Associate, Clare Chapman. Inside they were able to view approximately 8,274 paintings, works on paper, sculptures, photographs, and illustrations by American Artists. Some works included noted illustrators such as Norman Rockwell and landscapes […]

September 23, 2016

A Visit Back in Time

Old Sturbridge Village in Sturbridge, Massachusetts is a wonderful way to step back in time to early 19th-century rural Village. Costumed historians, antique buildings, water-powered mills, and a working farm. Residents of The Inn and Gardens enjoyed visiting with historians, watching cows being milked, observing a blacksmith working on horse shoes, and visiting with the many horse […]

September 21, 2016

Blue Spruce Farm Therapy Horses

Here at The Watermark at 3030 Park, we have many avid animal lovers! Smaller animals are always coming to visit our residents. Whether it is a family member's dog, therapy pups, or the curious creatures from Animal Embassy, we constantly have animal visitors. However, horses are a little tricky to get through our community's doors, so […]

September 21, 2016

Estia Greek Cuisine Visit

Residents of the Health Center enjoyed a cultural lunch from Estia Authentic Greek Cuisine, in honor of our Ancient Greek Week. Residents enjoyed various dishes of their choice including Tzatziki, Hummus, Dolmadakia (handmade stuffed grapes leaves), Spanakopita (Feta cheese, and spinach layered between phyllo dough), and much, much more! According to the restaurant, Estia was the […]

September 12, 2016

Port Jefferson Ferry Outing

The residents of The Inn, Gardens, and Springs enjoyed a Steamboat Ride on the Port Jefferson Ferry. As their website states "There's nothing quite like being out on the open water, enjoying the fresh breeze on you face, the gentle sound of the birds above, the beauty of the blue sea and majesty of the […]