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  • April is Volunteerism Month!

    April is Volunteerism Month!

    April is National Volunteer Week, and we’d love to have you celebrate with us. Come join us in our community to volunteer with residents, or get involved in a local project with family and friends. You’ll be doing your part to help others–and yourself! Volunteering is great for your mental and physical health and can […]

  • Celebrating Eleven Years of Furry Friendship

    Celebrating Eleven Years of Furry Friendship

    Resident Mark Dmytryk and his best man in fur-form celebrate eleven years together with their friends at The Fountains at Greenbriar. Mark held a special birthday party with residents, enjoying cake, punch and a special custom cake made by Mark's baker friend in Lee's Summit. The birthday was a tremendous success and Scooter got to […]

  • April 2019 Newsletter and Calendar

    April 2019 Newsletter and Calendar

    Mark your calendars to join us at Greenbriar this month for some extraordinary outings and day trips or stop on in for a Watermark University class or two. We look forward to ushering in spring with you this month. We'll see you around!

  • Jump Into Spring with The Fountains at Greenbriar

    Jump Into Spring with The Fountains at Greenbriar

    We’re eager to welcome spring and the wonderful opportunities it can bring to connect, learn and engage. Whether you plan to learn something new, renew your outdoor walking routine, flex your green thumb or meet a new friend, the return of spring offers the perfect chance to get a fresh start. Here are some ideas […]

  • Resident Beverly Fann is Thriving through the Love of Music

    Resident Beverly Fann is Thriving through the Love of Music

    Beverly Fann is rekindling her love for playing the Lowry organ, which she learned nearly 30 years ago in a series of Lowry classes. She is quickly picking up her old love again and enjoying the Lowry organ in our Chapel, which happens to be the exact same model that she used to own! Whether […]

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April is Volunteerism Month!

April is National Volunteer Week, and we’d love to have you celebrate with us. Come join us in our community to volunteer with residents, or get involved in a local project with family and friends. You’ll be doing your part to help others–and yourself! Volunteering is great for your mental and physical health and can […]

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Celebrating Eleven Years of Furry Friendship

Resident Mark Dmytryk and his best man in fur-form celebrate eleven years together with their friends at The Fountains at Greenbriar. Mark held a special birthday party with residents, enjoying cake, punch and a special custom cake made by Mark's baker friend in Lee's Summit. The birthday was a tremendous success and Scooter got to […]

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Jump Into Spring with The Fountains at Greenbriar

We’re eager to welcome spring and the wonderful opportunities it can bring to connect, learn and engage. Whether you plan to learn something new, renew your outdoor walking routine, flex your green thumb or meet a new friend, the return of spring offers the perfect chance to get a fresh start. Here are some ideas […]

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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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ROMEO’s Romp Around Town for BBQ & Beer!

The ROMEO club is back in action at The Fountain at Greenbriar with a fun outing to the Boulevard Brewing Company's Beer Hall and Brewery Tour. Prior to our trip to the Beer Hall, we visited a great barbeque restaurant called, "Lil' BBQ Joint". The food was delicious, and their sauces were a hoot! A […]

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Residents Donate 300 Pounds of Food for Random Acts of Kindness Week

As part of our Random Acts of Kindness Week, the residents at The Fountains at Greenbriar collected food for a local area pantry, which happens to be our immediate neighbor to the East, George Caleb Bingham Middle School. This local pantry works in the Independence, Missouri School District and provides food for children in the school […]

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Living it up at the Library

The Greenbriar gang ventured out to the Kansas City Public Library's historic central branch location after we enjoyed a delicious breakfast at the newly renovated Hotel Savoy Restaurant. We enjoyed the classical charm of this historic building and enjoyed some delicious classic fare to boot! Our trip to the library was a memorable experience for […]

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Sewing with a mission!

Since the early 2000's, our Greenbriar Sewing Club has been sewing handmade teddy bears for local area children's hospitals and for various children with disabilities organizations all over the world. The group is happy to announce a milestone for the group; 10,000 bears and beyond! The group is proud to say that in about 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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Closing Active Aging Week With A Scavenger Hunt!

Wrapping up a long week of programs and healthful opportunities for Active Aging Week we concluded with a fun exploration of our community with a community-wide scavenger hunt. Spanning all three floors and all 12 halls our residents went on a journey to solve their riddles and clues to fill out their scavenger hunt sheet. We […]

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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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April 2019 Newsletter and Calendar

Mark your calendars to join us at Greenbriar this month for some extraordinary outings and day trips or stop on in for a Watermark University class or two. We look forward to ushering in spring with you this month. We'll see you around!

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March 2019 Newsletter and Calendar

Take a moment to peruse the many opportunities that we have in store for your March. Save your date and join us for a community happening or a community outing. We look forward to you joining us for an exciting March event at The Fountains at Greenbriar. We'll see you soon!

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February 2019 Newsletter and Calendar

Take a sneak peek at all of the fun and exciting happenings taking place in February. Make sure to sign-up and reserve your spot to join us for an abundant of opportunities to thrive at The Fountains at Greenbriar. We look forward to seeing you out and about with us!

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