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  • Around the World in 39 Days!

    Around the World in 39 Days!

    A program that everyone was looking forward to this month was Around the World with Len & Terry! This dynamic duo shared highlights of their 39 day tour 'round the world, calling it a "trip of a lifetime." They flew over the Pacific to Singapore to board the Seraboard Luxury ship Encore to visit exotic Ports of call including Phuket, […]

  • Breakfast Served with a Slice of History!

    Breakfast Served with a Slice of History!

    Residents at The Fountains at Millbrook shared the desire to explore a local eatery that they had never been to before; fortunately, we were excited to discover Alex's Restaurant which is located right in the heart of Poughkeepsie.  Our traveling breakfast bunch enjoyed a delicious meal served up with a slice of history! We were intrigued […]

  • Resident-Led Current Affairs Class Stimulates Active Discussions

    Resident-Led Current Affairs Class Stimulates Active Discussions

    For close to two years now, resident Kathy Tallman has led an incredibly active Current Affairs group each Monday. The group began with around six to eight members and has grown steadily to more than double that number! Kathy has been an invaluable leader in our community; she continues to bring current information to the group each week […]

  • August 2019 Community Life Calendars

    August 2019 Community Life Calendars

    If you're looking to stay active and have fun this August, join us at The Fountains for one of our many summer classes. Exciting offerings this month include: Aqua Aerobics, Chair Dancing with Demetra, Bocce, Belly Dancing, Ballroom Dance Workshop and the Summer Starlight Dance featuring Frankie Keene!  Also, look for a very special presentation from two of our residents "Around […]

  • Calling All Chess Enthusiasts!

    Calling All Chess Enthusiasts!

    New resident Craig Fisher has revived Chess playing at The Fountains at Millbrook. If you enjoy a friendly competition and would like to set up a game or a lesson with him, attend the next Chess Club meeting! Craig has been the leader and coordinator of the Vassar Chadwick Chess Club in Poughkeepsie since 1973, and […]

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Around the World in 39 Days!

A program that everyone was looking forward to this month was Around the World with Len & Terry! This dynamic duo shared highlights of their 39 day tour 'round the world, calling it a "trip of a lifetime." They flew over the Pacific to Singapore to board the Seraboard Luxury ship Encore to visit exotic Ports of call including Phuket, […]

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Resident-Led Current Affairs Class Stimulates Active Discussions

For close to two years now, resident Kathy Tallman has led an incredibly active Current Affairs group each Monday. The group began with around six to eight members and has grown steadily to more than double that number! Kathy has been an invaluable leader in our community; she continues to bring current information to the group each week […]

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Calling All Chess Enthusiasts!

New resident Craig Fisher has revived Chess playing at The Fountains at Millbrook. If you enjoy a friendly competition and would like to set up a game or a lesson with him, attend the next Chess Club meeting! Craig has been the leader and coordinator of the Vassar Chadwick Chess Club in Poughkeepsie since 1973, and […]

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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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Breakfast Served with a Slice of History!

Residents at The Fountains at Millbrook shared the desire to explore a local eatery that they had never been to before; fortunately, we were excited to discover Alex's Restaurant which is located right in the heart of Poughkeepsie.  Our traveling breakfast bunch enjoyed a delicious meal served up with a slice of history! We were intrigued […]

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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!

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The Thomas Cole National Historic Site

We took our Watermark University Art History class on the road to visit the Thomas Cole National Historic Site for the Catskill Creek Exhibit. The residents enjoyed a tour of Cole's family home and studio, and viewed his new exhibition of Catskill Creek paintings. Thomas Cole was an artist who cared passionately about the American […]

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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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August 2019 Community Life Calendars

If you're looking to stay active and have fun this August, join us at The Fountains for one of our many summer classes. Exciting offerings this month include: Aqua Aerobics, Chair Dancing with Demetra, Bocce, Belly Dancing, Ballroom Dance Workshop and the Summer Starlight Dance featuring Frankie Keene!  Also, look for a very special presentation from two of our residents "Around […]

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July 2019 Community Life Calendars

This month, our calendar is full of wonderful celebrations, the July 4th picnic, Bastille Day and a wedding celebration, to name a few!  We also have some intriguing documentaries planned such as "Sweet Violets," "Catskill Mountain House" and explorer "Henry Hudson". We are taking advantage of the wonderful sunshine and getting outside as much as possible playing […]

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June 2019 Community Life Calendars

We kick off June with the amazing Expressions Art Show!  It will prove to be a tough competition this year with all of our seasoned artists, along with our talented newcomers!  Also, this month we focus on educational programs including lectures on FDR, Honey Bees & the Dance of Evolution, Healthy Eating & Harvesting Microgreens with the Cornell […]

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