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  • Google+ Review – It’s like living in a beautiful hotel!

    All I can say is WOW. It's more like a beautiful hotel. Visited my uncle. His appt had a huge bathroom with walk in shower. A cute kitchenette with a med size mini fridge. Sink, microwave and even a 2 burner stove. The living room was a bit small but enough room to entertain 2-4 […]

  • June 2018 Newsletter & Calendar are in!

    June 2018 Newsletter & Calendar are in!

    Hello Family, Friends, and Greenbriar Fans! We would like to let you know that our June 2018 Newsletter and Calendar is now available to view in PDF on the Greenbriar web page. Take a moment to peak inside and see what kind of fun summer happenings we have going on. We are featuring two day […]

  • Summer 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

    Summer 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 30 different classes with everything from Pet Therapy to Quad Squad to Jazzed Jewels to Chess Basics and even Mixed Media Art, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, […]

  • Virtual Travels & Natural History Museum

    Virtual Travels & Natural History Museum

    Resident Gordon Gardiner was thrilled to travel back to the English Isles for a new adventure to see a historic monument that he missed on his many trips to the isles. This time instead of a 14 hour flight, traveling thousands of miles, and hiking through the country side he was able to see the […]

  • New wheels…new possibilities!

    New wheels…new possibilities!

    The Fountains at Greenbriar just recently purchased a new van for our community. This wasn't just an ordinary purchase, but one that opens opportunities for our residents. This 2018 Ford Transit Van is equipped with a cabin-wide floor mounted interlocking seat system that allows for seats to be removed...or added to accommodate a variety of […]

Upcoming Events

may, 2018

24mayBilliards 101Instructor Lead Billiards Class2:00 pm - 3:30 pm 2100 South Swope Drive, Independence, MO 64057
25mayWork Out With Myron!Chair Aerobics and Calisthenics 9:45 am - 10:45 am 2100 South Swope Drive, Independence, MO 64057

june, 2018

1junMovin' & Groovin' with Myron!Instructor lead senior aerobic and calisthenics class.9:45 am - 10:45 am 2100 South Swope Drive, Independence, MO 64057
2junZumba GoldLatin dance inspired chair aerobics class.10:00 am - 11:00 am 2100 South Swope Drive, Independence, MO 64057

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June 2018 Newsletter & Calendar are in!

Hello Family, Friends, and Greenbriar Fans! We would like to let you know that our June 2018 Newsletter and Calendar is now available to view in PDF on the Greenbriar web page. Take a moment to peak inside and see what kind of fun summer happenings we have going on. We are featuring two day […]

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Summer 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 30 different classes with everything from Pet Therapy to Quad Squad to Jazzed Jewels to Chess Basics and even Mixed Media Art, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, […]

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New wheels…new possibilities!

The Fountains at Greenbriar just recently purchased a new van for our community. This wasn't just an ordinary purchase, but one that opens opportunities for our residents. This 2018 Ford Transit Van is equipped with a cabin-wide floor mounted interlocking seat system that allows for seats to be removed...or added to accommodate a variety of […]

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“On A Snowy Day” – A Poem by Corrine Hartnett

“On A Snowy Day” I love to see it snow; it is so white, bright, and deep. The children are so excited to go outside; they get out their boots, sleds, and make snowballs to play. When we get older we view winter a different way. We stay in where it is warm next to […]

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Resident Jerry Rice is Enjoying Less Worries and Delicious Cuisine at The Fountains

THINK AHEAD, PLAN AHEAD If you think your needs won’t change with age, you’re dreaming. Explore your options and plan your best future today. “The idea that you will never get old is a big mistake because if you live long enough to keep breathing and saying, ‘Yes, dear,’ you will get old.” – Jerry […]

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Resident Ted Scott is Enjoying Friendly Neighbors and Stimulating Watermark University Classes at The Fountains

MOVE FORWARD Overstaying your welcome in your own home can lead to serious setbacks. The right retirement community can help you move forward again. “I’m going forward not backward… I saw the advantage of people, being around people, keeping me socially alert, conversationally alert, some are not as up on topics necessarily that I might […]

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Cooking With John!

In just a short while of being with The Fountains at Greenbriar our Dining Services Director, John Carrillo is passionate about creating a culture of culinary thriving! Whether it is in the kitchen, dining room, or in the classroom, John is all about creating a wonderful culinary experience! John has made great strides at creating […]

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BBQ Blaze Off 2015!

Celebrating 9 years of delicious barbeque! This year's Barbeque Blaze-Off & Senior-Q was a wonderful success! We had a total of 28 fun-loving barbeque competitors. Our Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctioned event produced the finest quality Kansas City style barbeque this side of the Missouri River! Competitors created savory meats in four different categories: barbeque brisket, […]

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Blaze-Off’s Pork Pullin Plowboys Opens Restaurant

Our annual Fountains Blaze-Off and Senior Q has been immortalized. One of our two time grand champs, Pork Pullin Plowboys, has opened a restaurant on South 7 Highway, and we're on their wall of fame. How cool is that? "We want to make this a local Kansas City thing in the midst of all the chain […]

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Virtual Travels & Natural History Museum

Resident Gordon Gardiner was thrilled to travel back to the English Isles for a new adventure to see a historic monument that he missed on his many trips to the isles. This time instead of a 14 hour flight, traveling thousands of miles, and hiking through the country side he was able to see the […]

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Renown Local Sculptor Embodies DaVinci

The Greenbriar gang ventured to the Country Club Christian Church in Kansas City to tour the church, but in part to see the tucked away artistry of Italian born, and local Kansas Citian, Dominic Zappia and his life-sized sculpture of "The Last Supper" by Leonardo DaVinci. This impressive and monumental sculpture was breathtaking to see […]

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LEGO as ART!

The Greenbriar gang recently ventured to the latest exhibit at Union Station in Kansas City to see the acclaimed "13 Best Art Exhibits" in the world..."The Art of the Brick"! Nathan Sawaya's LEGO art exhibit was breathtaking and amazing to see. It was thoroughly impressive to see such master sculptures recreated from LEGO bricks with […]

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Pet Therapy: A Spark To The Heart!

Every month we offer a Pet Therapy class with a visiting volunteer, Vanessa Barrett, who brings her lovable and adorable dog, Jack! Jack brings a spark of unconditional love to all he meets. He wants nothing more to be petted and loved...which is quite easy to do. A great friendship has developed between this furry […]

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The Fountains at Greenbriar Awarded Best of Senior Living Award for 2018

The Fountains at Greenbriar kicked off the New Year with some exciting news. We were awarded a Best of Senior Living Award for 2018 by SeniorAdvisor.com, the largest ratings and reviews site for senior care and services in North America and Canada. According to SeniorAdvisor.com, recipients represent “the best of the best” of in-home care, […]

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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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Google+ Review – It’s like living in a beautiful hotel!

All I can say is WOW. It's more like a beautiful hotel. Visited my uncle. His appt had a huge bathroom with walk in shower. A cute kitchenette with a med size mini fridge. Sink, microwave and even a 2 burner stove. The living room was a bit small but enough room to entertain 2-4 […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Like an All-Inclusive Cruise

Unfortunately, my mom passed away shortly after moving into the Fountains of Greenbriar. She enjoyed her time there, though and I wish we had gotten her in there sooner. Mom had her own 1 bedroom apartment with a small kitchenette. It was small, but really plenty of space for a single resident. And there were […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Friendly and Helpful Staff

The apartments are clean and neat, the staff is helpful and friendly, and the amenities that they offer are amazing. They have everything that anyone could possibly want. They also offer transportation services to Walmart or things like that. You know after seeing the place and noticing that they offer a computer room, a dining […]

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