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  • Alzheimer’s Auction and Lunch Fundraiser

    Alzheimer’s Auction and Lunch Fundraiser

    In preparation for Alzheimer’s month in September and all the festivities surrounding fundraising for the cause, Mary Shrum has been leading the way for several events occurring at The Fountains at Canterbury including the Alzheimer’s Walk in downtown Oklahoma City and our Alzheimer’s Hoe Down here on campus September 7th. Several baskets of gifts were donated […]

  • Inn and Gardens Extraordinary Outing!

    Inn and Gardens Extraordinary Outing!

    Trish set out on her extraordinary outing with the Assisted Living and Memory Care Residents in July. They decided to visit the northeastern part of the state, first stopping in Tulsa to eat lunch at the Blue Rose Café. It is the only restaurant on the Arkansas River in Tulsa and it has a beautiful […]

  • Golden Swans Maintain Independence and Health through Ballet

    Golden Swans Maintain Independence and Health through Ballet

    The Golden Swans is a brand new outreach program provided by Oklahoma City Ballet. This class is specifically designed for seniors who are either beginners or have had some past experience with ballet. According to NewsOK.com in an article published on July 10th, 2017, “The Oklahoma City Community Foundation is awarding more than $300,000 to […]

  • Extraordinary Outing to Palo Duro Canyon

    Extraordinary Outing to Palo Duro Canyon

    Town Center residents headed west for a trip to Palo Duro Canyon to see the show “Texas” and visit some of the fun places along the way. Our first stop after leaving in the morning was at the Country Dove Tea Room, rated the #2 Tea Room in Oklahoma…it is in Elk City, right on the […]

  • Thrive Dining™: What sounds good to eat?

    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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Alzheimer’s Auction and Lunch Fundraiser

In preparation for Alzheimer’s month in September and all the festivities surrounding fundraising for the cause, Mary Shrum has been leading the way for several events occurring at The Fountains at Canterbury including the Alzheimer’s Walk in downtown Oklahoma City and our Alzheimer’s Hoe Down here on campus September 7th. Several baskets of gifts were donated […]

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Golden Swans

Golden Swans Maintain Independence and Health through Ballet

The Golden Swans is a brand new outreach program provided by Oklahoma City Ballet. This class is specifically designed for seniors who are either beginners or have had some past experience with ballet. According to NewsOK.com in an article published on July 10th, 2017, “The Oklahoma City Community Foundation is awarding more than $300,000 to […]

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Watermark University Class – The Oklahomans

Town Center residents have been attending a class this semester called “The Oklahomans” taught by Becky Strong, Community Life Director. The book by John Dwyer of Duncan, Oklahoma, was just released this year and it covers the area where Oklahoma now exists, from the very beginning-BC to the 1930’s. He is writing a second book which […]

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Resident Jane Lepak is Enjoying her Easy Life at The Fountains

EXPERIENCE LIFE ON EASY STREET It’s time to enjoy the lifestyle you’ve earned. “I can choose to be alone and I like my privacy but I have total confidence in that if anything happened to me I’m able to get help immediately and that just makes a huge difference for me.” – Jane Lepak, resident […]

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Residents Lynn and Sharon McIntosh are Enjoying Their Fun-filled Lifestyle at The Fountains

START PLANNING NOW It’s the key to creating a future you’ll love. “The longer you wait the more apt you are to not have the luxury of waiting. Once you’ve got a catastrophic health problem then all those options are gone, you know, you’ve got to do something immediately.” – Lynn McIntosh, resident of The […]

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Resident Wanda Bolen is Enjoying a Peaceful Retirement Among Friends at The Fountains

STAY INDEPENDENT One move to the right retirement community let’s you experience life your way, with all the support you’ll ever need. “You can direct your life pretty much like you had it at home. It won’t be exactly the same but as I’m here longer it feels more and more like home.” – Wanda […]

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Inn and Gardens Extraordinary Outing!

Trish set out on her extraordinary outing with the Assisted Living and Memory Care Residents in July. They decided to visit the northeastern part of the state, first stopping in Tulsa to eat lunch at the Blue Rose Café. It is the only restaurant on the Arkansas River in Tulsa and it has a beautiful […]

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Palo Duro trip with whole group outside of Country Dove tea room

Extraordinary Outing to Palo Duro Canyon

Town Center residents headed west for a trip to Palo Duro Canyon to see the show “Texas” and visit some of the fun places along the way. Our first stop after leaving in the morning was at the Country Dove Tea Room, rated the #2 Tea Room in Oklahoma…it is in Elk City, right on the […]

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Men’s Group Breakfast at Cattlemen’s

Some of our Town Center men who are early risers, boarded the bus to head to Cattlemen’s for breakfast this week. The well-known restaurant in the Stockyards has been around since the late 1800’s and served cowboys and drifters heading through Oklahoma City en route to other towns…some herding their cattle to Kansas or Texas, […]

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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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Cruise Theme Party

Town Center residents gathered in the Commons Room for an open bar and dance music with the June Carter and Donna Rice Band. June always comes up with fun songs, appropriate for each occasion. He loves to get the ladies out on the dance floor and always engages the audience in fun trivia, conversation and […]

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Mexican Themed Dinner

Town Center residents gathered for the Mexican Pre-Party to listen to the music of the Kip Curtis Band, playing a few familiar Hispanic songs like “Vaya Con Dios,” “La Bamba,” “La Cucaracha,” “Mexican Hat Dance” and more. They also played some of the old favorite songs from the 40’s and 50’s everyone loves. Folks lined up at […]

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Golden Swans

Golden Swans Maintain Independence and Health through Ballet

The Golden Swans is a brand new outreach program provided by Oklahoma City Ballet. This class is specifically designed for seniors who are either beginners or have had some past experience with ballet. According to NewsOK.com in an article published on July 10th, 2017, “The Oklahoma City Community Foundation is awarding more than $300,000 to […]

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Beef Stroganoff

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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Dr. Dean Robertson Turns 100!

On Saturday, June 17th, we celebrated the 100th birthday of one of our Town Center residents, Dr. Dean Robertson. Dean’s actual birthday is June 21st. Daughters Sally and Rindy planned a huge party in our Commons Room, inviting friends from his past, current friends, all residents, family members…with over 150 guests in attendance…and still coming […]

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Facebook Review – The therapy was amazing!

Great Experience! Thank you all for taking such great care of our loved one. My mother-in-law Mary Luckert was in the Skilled facility for 20 days after a month long stay in the hospital. The therapy was amazing! She literally couldn’t even roll over in her bed when she arrived on 11.26.16. Upon her release […]

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Caring.com Review – The community has everything that we want and need.

We will be moving in at The Fountains at Canterbury. We chose it for ourselves because it had everything that we wanted and needed. We were really impressed with the people and the community itself. We could have a cottage with one bedroom and a garage. We like their workout facilities and all the activities […]

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Facebook Review – Caring Staff and Homey Environment

Like many baby boomers, I have come to that place in my life where I needed to help my parents make the transition to assisted living. This was a new experience for me and one that came with a lot of questions. Everyone has heard the horror stories of how the greatest generation has been […]

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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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