The Fountains residents enjoyed a very special afternoon out at Villa Borghese for the "Celebration of Aging" luncheon. Residents who were at least one hundred years old were honored along with those married couples who were married seventy years or more!
Category: Out and About
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
Our first stop was a delightful lunch at the Harney and Sons café. We not only tasted some fabulous teas but we even tasted their homemade tea cheese on toast points! OOOH Yum! Then, we were off to the Harney and Sons Tea Factory for a behind the scenes tour. We saw how they blend the different […]
We grabbed lunches, boarded the bus and had a wonderful combined trip with Assisted living and Independent residents to NYC to the Museum of Natural History! We made new friendships on the bus to and from the city. We laughed and talked and the miles flew by. Before we knew it we were there and being met by our wonderful […]
Who needs to travel to Europe when we've got a Castle right in our own back yard? Just a jaunt down the road we headed over to Wing's Castle where owner Toni Wing gave us the royal tour. Made of 85% recycled and repurposed items the castle is the grand masterpiece of her late husband Peter […]