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  • Children’s First Christmas Visit

    Children’s First Christmas Visit

    We rounded out 2017 with a visit from our local Children’s First group. Our very own Paul Ebaugh was able to dress in his full Santa Claus outfit to greet all of the children in true Christmas fashion. Before meeting Santa, the children all gathered in the Mangrove Room for delicious cookies and juice. We […]

  • January Artist of the Month

    January Artist of the Month

    This month, we featured Jules Altenberg as the Artist of the Month specifically for his collage works on the Flim Flam performances. The Flim Flam performance was founded in 2012 by Barbara Cornell, Pat Beggan and Cliff Bermann. Their hope and desire was to offer some kind of theater performance because we have so many talented […]

  • Martin Luther King Tribute

    Martin Luther King Tribute

    We were able to celebrate Martin Luther King day at The Inn with a wonderful performance by the Men’s Ensemble of the Light of the World Church. The performance included many spiritual songs from that era and even a rendition of the “I have a Dream” speech. The residents crowded into the Lobby to hear the beautiful […]

  • Residents Harvey and Betsy Hinrichs are Enjoying Close-Knit Friendships and Worry-Free Living at The Fountains

    Residents Harvey and Betsy Hinrichs are Enjoying Close-Knit Friendships and Worry-Free Living at The Fountains

    BEST OF BOTH WORLDS In the right retirement community, you really can be independent while also feeling taken care of and not alone. “Harvey and I both had a rough winter here and our friends were after us to move into someplace like this, a place where we would be taken care of and not […]

  • Spring 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

    Spring 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

    The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 20 different classes with everything from Art of Mindfulness to Sipping on Spirits with Paul to Poetry Class to Opera Lecture: Carmen and even Understanding Dreams, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes […]

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january, 2018

23janWater Aerobics10:00 am - 11:00 am 3260 Lake Pointe Blvd., Sarasota, FL 32431
24janFarm to Table Shopping and Dinner10:00 am - 12:00 pm 3260 Lake Pointe Blvd., Sarasota, FL 32431

february, 2018

3febVenice Orchid Show1:30 pm - 3:30 pm 3260 Lake Pointe Blvd., Sarasota, FL 32431
6febiPad/iPhone Training1:30 pm - 2:30 pm 3260 Lake Pointe Blvd., Sarasota, FL 32431

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Residents Harvey and Betsy Hinrichs are Enjoying Close-Knit Friendships and Worry-Free Living at The Fountains

BEST OF BOTH WORLDS In the right retirement community, you really can be independent while also feeling taken care of and not alone. “Harvey and I both had a rough winter here and our friends were after us to move into someplace like this, a place where we would be taken care of and not […]

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Resident Alice Shaw is Enjoying an Active Lifestyle and Extraordinary Outings at The Fountains

ROMANCING THE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY The right opportunities appear when you’re ready for them. Are you ready to create your own best future? “I knew it was the right time for me at this time. Last year I would’ve said “no.” This year it’s time and I’m glad I made the decision.” – Alice Shaw, resident […]

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Resident Ann Orkin is Enjoying Days Filled with Freedom, Friends and Fitness Classes at The Fountains

PRIVACY PLUS Why risk loneliness, fear or boredom living alone when so many options offer privacy, security and a built in social life? “…one thing about The Fountains, people respect your privacy. But they are also open to be with you and talk to you if you choose to do so. It’s the best of […]

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Children’s First Christmas Visit

We rounded out 2017 with a visit from our local Children’s First group. Our very own Paul Ebaugh was able to dress in his full Santa Claus outfit to greet all of the children in true Christmas fashion. Before meeting Santa, the children all gathered in the Mangrove Room for delicious cookies and juice. We […]

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January Artist of the Month

This month, we featured Jules Altenberg as the Artist of the Month specifically for his collage works on the Flim Flam performances. The Flim Flam performance was founded in 2012 by Barbara Cornell, Pat Beggan and Cliff Bermann. Their hope and desire was to offer some kind of theater performance because we have so many talented […]

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Spring 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 20 different classes with everything from Art of Mindfulness to Sipping on Spirits with Paul to Poetry Class to Opera Lecture: Carmen and even Understanding Dreams, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes […]

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Martin Luther King Tribute

We were able to celebrate Martin Luther King day at The Inn with a wonderful performance by the Men’s Ensemble of the Light of the World Church. The performance included many spiritual songs from that era and even a rendition of the “I have a Dream” speech. The residents crowded into the Lobby to hear the beautiful […]

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Colorful cocktails

Spring 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 20 different classes with everything from Art of Mindfulness to Sipping on Spirits with Paul to Poetry Class to Opera Lecture: Carmen and even Understanding Dreams, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes […]

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Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

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Hitting Homeruns with Happy Residents!

As we left the Lobby to make our way to Tropicana Field, we were all decked out in our favorite team’s attire. Hats, jackets and jerseys. You name it, one of us were wearing it. The chatter during the drive to the stadium included who everyone thought would come out victorious between the two teams, […]

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Visit to the Children’s First School

We have already had much success with our residents being praised on “bridging the age gap” with our involvement in Children’s First visits. On this particular trip, we were able to visit the Children’s First School located in North Port, FL. We witnessed what programs and activities the children are offered, the community outreach that is […]

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Two-Day Cultural Arts Excursion to Winter Park

The Sarasota Herald Tribune posted an article on June 19th, 2017 about our residents recent outing to Winter Park. To read the full article, please click here. Residents of The Fountains at Lake Pointe Woods recently enjoyed a two-day cultural arts excursion to Winter Park. The trip included docent-led tours of the historic Alfond Inn contemporary […]

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Thrive Dining on SNN News!

Recently we were able to showcase our Thrive Dining experience. SNN News visited our property to review and broadcast the benefits this dining program has to offer. Our very own Executive Director, Peggy Beasley, and Director of Dining Services, Paul Ebaugh, were able to discuss the process and benefits of Thrive Dining for the resident community […]

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Family Night at The Inn – Sock Hop

We hosted another successful Family Night at The Inn! This month’s theme was Sock Hop. We had live entertainment singing the classical hits from the 50’s that helped us get out our poodle skirts and shake a tail feather. Dining services had our taste bud’s dancing as well with Kobe beef sliders, spinach artichoke dip, […]

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Farm to Table Dining

We welcomed fall with our first Farm to Table event of the season. After shopping most of the morning away at the Philippi Creek Farmer’s Market, Chef Paul and his staff began prepping the Thai inspired menu for the evening. As the residents began to fill the tables on the pool deck, the appetizer was presented […]

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Showcase of Talent

We’re thrilled to introduce our 2018 edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. This calendar reminds us that our communities are collective creations of friendly, caring individuals who are generous with their time and talents. Whether expressing their individual creativity through paint, clay, yarn, stone or an outstretched hand, they […]

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Path to Well-Being

With the holiday season starting, temptations are all around us, and making healthy food choices can be challenging. However, if you practice portion control along with following these healthy tips, you can enjoy your favorite foods without gaining a pound. Here are seven tips that will help offer a healthy Thanksgiving: 1.) Watch your portion sizes […]

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Path to Well-Being September

Influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes death. Every flu season is different, and the infection can affect people in many ways. During flu season, flu viruses circulate at higher levels in the U.S. population. An annual seasonal flu vaccine is the best way to reduce your risk of getting sick […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Excellent Food and Attentive Staff

This is a preliminary review. We moved our 91-yr-old parents to a two-room apartment at the Inn three days before Hurricane Irma hit in early September. We could not have been happier with the care they got. Storm prep and communications from management were superior. So far, facility is very nice, food is excellent, and […]

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Facebook Review – Impressed and Thankful

As residents of The Fountains for 4 years, we really have enjoyed every minute of our stay there. My husband, now resides in the Assisted Living section called The Inn, and it is also an outstanding place to be. We realized it even more during hurricane Irma. It was so well organized ahead of time, […]

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Google+ Review – Beautiful Grounds and Caring Staff

My dad has been at the Inn now for 3 years it has been a wonderful experience, the grounds here are absolutely beautiful, but what makes the place so special is the people Sylvia and Frances and Claudia the aid are the BEST. They are what makes this place even more special. Thanks to all […]

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Caribbean Family Night

Another outstanding Family Night at The Inn. We gathered in the lobby at 4:00pm along with family and friends to enjoy the tropical atmosphere including Caribbean music with a steel drum player. Everyone was greeted at the entrance with leis and flowers. Photographs by Lisa were taken in front of a Caribbean themed back drop and with photo props. Caribbean infused […]

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Artist of the Month

Known as the man of a thousand faces, Sam Feder is July’s Artist of the month. An extraordinary man with an extraordinary life. Sam began his career in the Coast Guard as a Radioman 3rd Class in Atlantic City, NJ, where he met his bride. They are married 73 years. His life has been filled with many great experiences. He is […]

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Dancing with Steve

We are so fortunate to have Steve Udell as a volunteer at The Inn. He is an amazing friend to all of us here. He comes every Monday to call bingo and now continues to share his love of dancing with us. We all enjoyed our monthly program “Dancing with Steve”.

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