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  • North Carolina History – A Step Back in Time

    North Carolina History – A Step Back in Time

    They say history is made every day! We were able to experience that in full color at the North Carolina History Museum in Raleigh, NC on January 8, 2019. This museum is affiliated with the Smithsonian Institute and is dedicated to creating exhibits to feature meaningful moments in North Carolina history. This visit to the […]

  • January 2019 Community Life Calendars

    January 2019 Community Life Calendars

    Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. We’ve got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest.

  • Rocking Around The Christmas Tree with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra

    Rocking Around The Christmas Tree with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra

    Residents from The Springs and The Inn traveled to the big city of Raleigh to PNC Arena where we got to experience the famous Trans-Siberian Orchestra. The Trans-Siberian Orchestra is an American rock band formed in 1996 by Paul O'Neill who managed and produced bands such as Aerosmith, AC/DC, Joan Jett, and others. O'Neill loved […]

  • Festival of Lights Hayride at Mike’s Farm

    Festival of Lights Hayride at Mike’s Farm

    Mikes Farm is a family-oriented multispecialty farm including a restaurant, banquet hall, and a seasonal festival of lights hayride with Christmas music. Residents in The Gardens were graced with the opportunity to enjoy this seasonal favorite on December 17th. Upon arrival, residents saw goats and cows in the pasture. We then strolled inside the restaurant […]

  • Spring 2019 Watermark University Catalog

    Spring 2019 Watermark University Catalog

    Watermark University (WU) strives to provide individuals with meaningful opportunities to learn, teach, grow and achieve wellness. Research shows that learning and keeping our mind active and sharp supports healthy aging. At Watermark Retirement Communities®, we are committed to encouraging our residents and associates to lead balanced lives, full of meaning and purpose and grounded […]

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Rocking Around The Christmas Tree with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Residents from The Springs and The Inn traveled to the big city of Raleigh to PNC Arena where we got to experience the famous Trans-Siberian Orchestra. The Trans-Siberian Orchestra is an American rock band formed in 1996 by Paul O'Neill who managed and produced bands such as Aerosmith, AC/DC, Joan Jett, and others. O'Neill loved […]

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Spring 2019 Watermark University Catalog

Watermark University (WU) strives to provide individuals with meaningful opportunities to learn, teach, grow and achieve wellness. Research shows that learning and keeping our mind active and sharp supports healthy aging. At Watermark Retirement Communities®, we are committed to encouraging our residents and associates to lead balanced lives, full of meaning and purpose and grounded […]

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Parties, Pizza Pastimes, Caroling and Spectacular Light Displays

December 11th, an ordinary day, turned extraordinary. Tuesday, residents in The Gardens filled their hearts and imaginations with Christmas cheer. We began our day by getting dressed in our finest red sweaters and handmade holiday necklaces. By lunchtime, our families and friends had arrived and we enjoyed delightful treats including ham biscuits, a cheese and fruit […]

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Resident Alice Smith is Enjoying a Worry Free Lifestyle at The Fountains

GIVE YOURSELF A CHANCE TO BE INDEPENDENT You can do a lot more in a supportive community than you can do living by yourself. “I just love people, love being around them.” – Alice Smith, resident of The Fountains at The Albemarle MEET ALICE SMITH, AN UNRETIRING NURSE WHO ENJOYS HER WORRY FREE FOUNTAINS LIFESTYLE. […]

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Resident Edith Ballard is Enjoying an Active Lifestyle with Friendly Neighbors at The Fountains

I’M JUST NOT READY TO LET SOMEBODY ELSE MOW THE LAWN. The grass IS greener when someone else is mowing it. MEET EDITH BALLARD, WHO FOUND EVERYTHING SHE NEEDS RIGHT HERE AT THE FOUNTAINS AT THE ALBEMARLE You can learn a lot from someone who has been in your shoes. Their honest insight can help […]

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Resident Anne McPhail is Enjoying an Active, Fun-Filled Lifestyle at The Fountains

LIVE FOR SOMETHING NEW Don’t miss out on a better way to live, plan ahead for the life you want. “People here at The Albemarle are absolutely wonderful. It’s a big family, it’s a big family and everybody cares for everybody.” –Anne McPhail, resident of The Fountains at The Albemarle MEET ANNE MCPHAIL, A SCHOOL […]

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Thrive Dining™: What sounds good to eat?

Watermark was recently featured on Senior Housing News in the article Dished: Hot New Trends in Memory Care published on July 25th, 2017. To view the article, please click here. Unintentional weight loss and unhealthy meals like chicken nuggets, fish sticks and French fries, all lacking any nutritional value, are a thing of the past. […]

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The Ladies in Red: Women of the Albemarle Support Heart Health

In honor of National Wear Red Day, a national campaign to raise awareness for women's heart health, the ladies of The Albemarle flooded the auditorium with shades of red and were taught how to adopt heart healthy habits. Each lady was given vital information about heart disease and stroke since it is the cause of […]

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Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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Rocking Around The Christmas Tree with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Residents from The Springs and The Inn traveled to the big city of Raleigh to PNC Arena where we got to experience the famous Trans-Siberian Orchestra. The Trans-Siberian Orchestra is an American rock band formed in 1996 by Paul O'Neill who managed and produced bands such as Aerosmith, AC/DC, Joan Jett, and others. O'Neill loved […]

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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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Honoring Our Veterans

"The price of freedom is high. We cannot afford to forget those willing to pay it." - VA.gov These words, from the Veteran's affairs website, could not be any truer. Throughout this great nation and its history, there are many brave and courageous men and women who have answered the call to protect this country […]

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North Carolina History – A Step Back in Time

They say history is made every day! We were able to experience that in full color at the North Carolina History Museum in Raleigh, NC on January 8, 2019. This museum is affiliated with the Smithsonian Institute and is dedicated to creating exhibits to feature meaningful moments in North Carolina history. This visit to the […]

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Rocking Around The Christmas Tree with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Residents from The Springs and The Inn traveled to the big city of Raleigh to PNC Arena where we got to experience the famous Trans-Siberian Orchestra. The Trans-Siberian Orchestra is an American rock band formed in 1996 by Paul O'Neill who managed and produced bands such as Aerosmith, AC/DC, Joan Jett, and others. O'Neill loved […]

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Festival of Lights Hayride at Mike’s Farm

Mikes Farm is a family-oriented multispecialty farm including a restaurant, banquet hall, and a seasonal festival of lights hayride with Christmas music. Residents in The Gardens were graced with the opportunity to enjoy this seasonal favorite on December 17th. Upon arrival, residents saw goats and cows in the pasture. We then strolled inside the restaurant […]

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Big Band Sound Produces a Big Time at The Albemarle

Earlier this month, The Albemarle hosted our Annual Fish Fry. This event brings residents and guests together to dine on some of the best fried fish around made by our Chef. Since the weather was so nice, the residents could choose to dine inside or on our outdoor patio which gave dinner such a nice […]

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Just Keep Dancing!

Last Thursday, The Albemarle took a road trip to the Imperial Center in Rocky Mount to see another great beach music band, The Band of Oz. The group of eight men formed in the mid 1960s in the local town of Grifton and has been jamming ever since. Our residents and staff enjoyed getting to […]

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Listen to the Music!

This week, residents at The Fountains at The Albemarle have been busy dancing and jamming to all things music! First, our independent living residents traveled to Rocky Mount to swing to the sounds of the beach music band, The Embers. This band is famous for their hits "I Love Beach Music" and "Hold Back the […]

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Facebook Review – Highly Recommend

I moved to The Fountains of The Albemarle last October 29th and I think it is a very nice place to live. The activity directors, Tina Brown and Kristen Jones offer numerous activities to keep you busy and let you interact with others. The staff is friendly, nice, and efficient, and go out of their […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Friendly Staff, Excellent Food & Abundant Activities

My mother in law seems to enjoy living at The fountains. The entire staff are friendly and we have good communication. She loves the food and they offer a lot of activities. They even went on a boat to watch the eclipse. The community is very clean and this is one of the things we […]

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Facebook Review – The Staff is Friendly and Attentive

My mother has blossomed since she moved into the Albemarle. The staff is so friendly and attentive. She is enjoying her new friends and all of the activities.

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January 2019 Community Life Calendars

Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. We’ve got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest.

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December 2018 Community Life Calendars

Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. We’ve got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest.

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November 2018 Community Life Calendars

Looking for that next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. We’ve got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest.

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