Category: Out and About

July 16, 2019

Dinner on the Hudson!

Residents enjoyed a delicious dinner at the River Grill, located on the waterfront in Newburgh on the Hudson River. We sat outside so we could enjoy an amazing view of the water and the sailboats passing by. It proved to be the perfect ending to a warm summer day!

June 17, 2019

Millbrook Literary Festival!

There was a meaningful exchange of thoughts and interpretation of literature between Fountains residents and the Millbrook High School students who participated in this fabulous annual event! Months of planning and meetings finally culminated in an intergenerational panel discussion of books that the seniors and teens exchanged. Many thanks to our resident co-coordinators Barbara Marinelli […]

May 21, 2019

Women’s Breakfast Outing at the Daily Planet

Good conversation, local place, quick service and delicious food were all things that made up the Women's Breakfast at the Daily Planet! The Fountains ladies went to a favorite, local diner and thoroughly enjoyed themselves this past Wednesday. They relaxed and had a chance to catch up with each other and hear what's going on in each others lives. The […]

August 9, 2018

Yankee Stadium Trip

The Fountains residents enjoyed a fabulous time at Yankee Stadium! Working through the NYC Office of Disabilities, they were able to acquire field level seats and a food and beverage gift card. What could be better than baseball, hot dogs, popcorn and friends on a beautiful afternoon in the Bronx?!

March 16, 2017

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, […]

December 15, 2016

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 […]

November 16, 2016

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 […]

October 31, 2016

Tea at Harney and Sons

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 […]

October 26, 2016

Extraordinary Trip to NYC to the Museum of Natural History

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 […]