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  • Dinner Trip to Essie’s Restaurant

    Dinner Trip to Essie’s Restaurant

    A small group of residents enjoyed a delectable meal out at Essie's Restaurant, tucked away in the heart of Poughkeepsie! The owner/chef Walker is from Jamaica and adds special spices that give his dishes a wonderful aroma and a step up from the norm. The food, wait staff and atmosphere was amazing! The residents took some […]

  • Women’s Breakfast Outing at the Daily Planet

    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 […]

  • “Quick Fix Group” Keeps Growing at The Fountains!

    “Quick Fix Group” Keeps Growing at The Fountains!

    New resident Harry Klepp is a former IBM Engineer who always enjoyed fixing things for family and friends. He was invited to our Quick Fix Group by another resident and has now found a niche for his handyman skills, and all for a good cause! He will be heading up a new division of this […]

  • National Nurses Day!

    National Nurses Day!

    National Nurses Day is celebrated annually on May 6 to raise awareness of the important role nurses play in society. It marks the beginning of National Nurses Week, which ends on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, founder of modern nursing. The Fountains residents and staff enjoyed a lively celebration filled with music, and of course […]

  • Jelly Bean Contest at The Fountains!

    Jelly Bean Contest at The Fountains!

    In honor of the Easter holiday, one of our generous maintenance workers donated a vintage, ceramic, German egg.  We filled the egg with jelly beans and gave The Inn residents a chance to guess how many jelly beans it took to fill the egg. The guesses were varied ranging from 100 to over 1,000! The residents enjoyed participating in […]

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“Quick Fix Group” Keeps Growing at The Fountains!

New resident Harry Klepp is a former IBM Engineer who always enjoyed fixing things for family and friends. He was invited to our Quick Fix Group by another resident and has now found a niche for his handyman skills, and all for a good cause! He will be heading up a new division of this […]

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National Nurses Day!

National Nurses Day is celebrated annually on May 6 to raise awareness of the important role nurses play in society. It marks the beginning of National Nurses Week, which ends on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale, founder of modern nursing. The Fountains residents and staff enjoyed a lively celebration filled with music, and of course […]

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Jelly Bean Contest at The Fountains!

In honor of the Easter holiday, one of our generous maintenance workers donated a vintage, ceramic, German egg.  We filled the egg with jelly beans and gave The Inn residents a chance to guess how many jelly beans it took to fill the egg. The guesses were varied ranging from 100 to over 1,000! The residents enjoyed participating in […]

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Resident Betty Moreau is Enjoying Carefree Living and New Friends at The Fountains

MOVE UP TO CAREFREE LIVING Moving to the right retirement community can be a liberating experience. Have you thought about securing your own best future? “I thought I would move up in the world... I figured I would give up the family home and the animals, all the nitty-gritty of everyday living.” – Betty Moreau, […]

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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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Dinner Trip to Essie’s Restaurant

A small group of residents enjoyed a delectable meal out at Essie's Restaurant, tucked away in the heart of Poughkeepsie! The owner/chef Walker is from Jamaica and adds special spices that give his dishes a wonderful aroma and a step up from the norm. The food, wait staff and atmosphere was amazing! The residents took some […]

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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 […]

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Dining Out at The Amsterdam!

A  group of Fountains residents thoroughly enjoyed an evening eating out at a new restaurant in Rhinebeck. The atmosphere was very pleasant, the food was phenomenal and the service was excellent! The whole experience was wonderful. It was fun to hear laughter and the stories of their experiences.

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Fountains at Millbrook Resident Lands Calendar Cover

An article was recently published on TriCorner News on January 1st, 2019. To read the full article, please click here. At age 97, artist and New York local, Shirley Nemetz-Ress is going to be a “calendar girl.” Not exactly what you’re probably thinking however; Shirley’s talent in painting will have her artwork featured on the […]

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Expressions 2019: Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts

For 19 consecutive years, Watermark has proudly published a full-color wall calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. Featuring works submitted by Watermark residents from coast to coast, Expressions 2019 is sure to inspire creativity within everyone it reaches. Complimentary copies of Expressions 2019 are available for the asking while supplies last. Please call or […]

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Exciting New Programs for March at The Fountains!

We are pleased to announce a new MVP Health Series this month entitled "Osteo Moves," presented by Public Health Educator, Sydney Leone. The series will run three consecutive Mondays, beginning on March 5th. Sydney will lead participants though an educational segment plus exercises designed to benefit those who are dealing with Osteoarthritis or Osteoporosis. Another new and exciting program […]

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Caring.com Review – Visited and Loved it

We visited the Fountains at Millbrook, and it was excellent. It was a beautiful place, and I would move there myself. It's out in the country, in a beautiful set of buildings with nice landscaping. The staff members were very likeable. The rooms were very adequate, very nice, the food was good, and the restaurants […]

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Yelp Review – My Grandfather Loves Living Here

My Grandfather has lived at the fountains for about 6 months and he's absolutely loved it. The employees are all so nice, and there's a game room with a pool table, and board games, for kids. And the food there is amazing, it serves Breakfast Lunch and Dinner. Also there's many restaurants as dinners near […]

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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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May 2019 Community Life Calendars

May brings celebrations, Cinco de mayo, Mother's Day, Memorial Day, and a host of exciting programs! We also have a variety of interesting lectures this month including, Astronomy-The Black Hole and Robert Fulton and Steamboat Travel. And let's not forget our annual Fountains Tag Sale, silent auction and 50/50 Raffle to benefit the Millbrook Historical […]

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April 2019 Community Life Calendars

There's always a reason to celebrate life and we gather to do so every chance we get here at The Fountains! April is a month filled with new beginnings and celebrations at every turn. We look forward to celebrating National Poetry Month with Dutchess County Poet Laureate Raphael Kosek and we welcome a local Beekeeper […]

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March 2019 Community Life Calendars

March is a month filled with everything green!  From the Irish Dance Troupe, to the poetry of Yeats, to our Documentary Series on Ireland's coast, to our Foreign Film & Food program, the theme is all things Irish!

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