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  • Fun For All At Our Grandparent’s Day Celebration

    Fun For All At Our Grandparent’s Day Celebration

    A fun time was had by all at our Grandparen’ts Day Celebration in September. There was a live band, dancing, mini ponies for petting and everyone’s favorite, BeeBee the Clown! It was a crisp autumn day filled with music and laughter, and of course lots of surprises. One of those surprises was the smiles that BeeBee gave […]

  • Volunteers Bring Joy and Beauty to The Fountains!

    Volunteers Bring Joy and Beauty to The Fountains!

    We are grateful to have such wonderful volunteers here at The fountains at Millbrook. Every Tuesday morning is Beauty Parlor Day here in The Inn, our Assisted Living neighborhood. Our ladies enjoy visits to the hairdresser, as well as complimentary manicures done by our lovely volunteer, Haley from Maplebrook School. We are also pleased to […]

  • Fountains Assisted Living Residents Pay It Forward

    Fountains Assisted Living Residents Pay It Forward

    Our Assisted Living residents love giving back to the local community. When asked to participate in helping Beacon’s inner city kids with school supplies, our seniors were happy to help! Dozens of notebooks, pens, paper, folders, binders, crayons and glue sticks were put together before school started in September, and given to the Beacon Housing […]

  • Fall 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

    Fall 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

    The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 40 different classes with everything from Meditation to Drumming Circle to Wine Making 101 to Cooking with Chef Lukas and even Atrium Garden Club, you’re sure to find a class that piques your interest. While these amazing classes are […]

  • Knowledge is Power and We’re Here to Help

    Knowledge is Power and We’re Here to Help

    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. […]

Upcoming Events

october, 2017

23octAlzheimer's Association Lecture SeriesHealthy Living for your Brain and Body3:30 pm - 4:30 pm est 79 Flint Road, Millbrook, NY 12545
26octDiscovery Luncheon12:30 pm - 2:00 pm est 79 Flint Road, Millbrook, NY 12545

november, 2017

9novThanksgiving Side DishesCooking with Chef Lukas2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST 79 Flint Road, Millbrook, NY 12545
14novOpera Series: Tosca by PucciniPresented by Dr. Marguerite Mullee2:00 pm est 79 Flint Road, Millbrook, NY 12545

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Fun For All At Our Grandparent’s Day Celebration

A fun time was had by all at our Grandparen’ts Day Celebration in September. There was a live band, dancing, mini ponies for petting and everyone’s favorite, BeeBee the Clown! It was a crisp autumn day filled with music and laughter, and of course lots of surprises. One of those surprises was the smiles that BeeBee gave […]

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Volunteers Bring Joy and Beauty to The Fountains!

We are grateful to have such wonderful volunteers here at The fountains at Millbrook. Every Tuesday morning is Beauty Parlor Day here in The Inn, our Assisted Living neighborhood. Our ladies enjoy visits to the hairdresser, as well as complimentary manicures done by our lovely volunteer, Haley from Maplebrook School. We are also pleased to […]

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Fountains Assisted Living Residents Pay It Forward

Our Assisted Living residents love giving back to the local community. When asked to participate in helping Beacon’s inner city kids with school supplies, our seniors were happy to help! Dozens of notebooks, pens, paper, folders, binders, crayons and glue sticks were put together before school started in September, and given to the Beacon Housing […]

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Residents Bob and Beth Carlson Love their Hudson Valley Cottage at The Fountains

FREE YOURSELF The right retirement community lets you live independently with future access to all the services and support you desire. “That’s really what I tell friends when I’m trying to tell people they should go to this kind of a community. That’s one of the things I tell them, that you are totally independent […]

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Resident Nadine Brill is Blissfully Happy at The Fountains

KEEP ON THE SUNNY SIDE You can’t relive the past so why not enjoy the future? At the right retirement community, you can. “You have to look forward to all the things that are going to happen and so many good things happen. I can’t think of a day here that I haven’t been happy.” […]

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Resident Sandy DeMasi is Enjoying Carefree Living at The Fountains

TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR OWN FUTURE You can prevent lots of heartache for yourself and your loved ones by exploring your retirement living options early. “I was worried that I did not want my children being concerned about us. I did not want to make it hard on them. I know what it’s like to […]

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Restaurant Week in the Hudson Valley

The snow didn’t nix all our plans for Restaurant Week! We were still able to go to the Terrapin restaurant in Rhinebeck for a delectable Prix Fixe dinner outing! The advertisement reads, “From far-flung origins, the world’s most diverse flavors meet and mingle here, in this room, at your table. From elements both historic and eclectic comes something surprising, […]

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Angry Orchards Tour

This time our backyard adventures led us to “Angry Orchards Hard Cider House” and “Citrus” a local Indian/Thai restaurant. We enjoyed a wonderful buffet filled with delectable Indian and Thai foods. Who knew that a “beet based” dessert would be so good! After lunch we boarded the bus and headed over to Angry Orchards. The delightful smell of apples and spices greeted us as we […]

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Our Latest Backyard Adventure

We got to howl with the wolves on our latest backyard adventure – literally! Our adventure took us to the Wolf Conservation Center. The Wolf Conservation Center (WCC), founded in 1999 by Helene Grimaud, is a private, not-for-profit environmental education organization. The WCC also participates in the Species Survival Plan (SSP) and Recovery Plan for two critically endangered wolf […]

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Fountains Resident Bea Lacativa is Honored at Centenarian Luncheon

A wonderful time was enjoyed by all at the Dutchess County Office for the Aging Senior Awards luncheon yesterday. The Fountains was proud to have one of our residents, Bea Lacativa honored as a centenarian during the celebration. Bea is such an incredibly youthful 102 year old, that our County Executive, Marc Molinaro could not believe […]

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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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Bridging the Generation Gap Through Music

There was a wonderful article written in the Poughkeepsie Journal today that was both enlightening and inspirational. To view the entire article written by Karen Maserjian Shan of the Poughkeepsie Journal, published on July 15th, 2016, please click here. The notion that seniors and children have nothing in common has become a thing of the […]

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Yelp Review – Friendly, Warm & Helpful Staff

The Fountains at Millbrook is so beautiful. The staff are warm, friendly and helpful. The amenities included in the rent are a great value. The activities have great trips. The housekeeping and maintenance are very helpful and nice. Overall The Fountains at Millbrook make a great home!

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Google+ Review – So happy we found this place!

The Fountains at Millbrook is beautiful and a great value. So much is included in the monthly rent! The staff are so happy and helpful. Overall a great retirement community – service, food, activities, transportation, housekeeping, staff, maintenance. So happy we found this place!

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Caring.com Review – Impressed with the Beautiful Grounds and Easy Access to Amenities

Fountains at Millbrook’s staff was very nice, and we’re very impressed. The apartments were inside the main building and close to where you go to have your meals, so everything was very convenient. The grounds were absolutely beautiful and had walking trails. They also had bus transportation within the community. The price was fairly reasonable […]

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