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  • “Celebrating Mothers” – By Paul H. Wilson

    “Celebrating Mothers” – By Paul H. Wilson

    As spring turns toward summer and Mother’s Day draws nearer, our thoughts turn to those who have nurtured, loved and supported us throughout our lives. Let’s take a moment to reflect, celebrate and remember with a look back on the women who have helped us become who we are today. We offer thanks to Paul […]

  • ROMEO’s Romp Around Army Base!

    ROMEO’s Romp Around Army Base!

    The ROMEO's had their most recent trip out for breakfast at the Depot 1887 Restaurant in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas where they stopped in for a delicious fare of breakfast and brunch favorites. The biscuits and gravy, pancakes, and omelette were among the table favorites. After stopping for our "eating out" portion of ROMEO, we headed […]

  • Resident Paul Wilson is Enjoying Care-Free Living and Delicious Dining Options at The Fountains

    Resident Paul Wilson is Enjoying Care-Free Living and Delicious Dining Options at The Fountains

    DO YOU KNOW BEST? Exploring your retirement living options today will help you make an informed decision on how to live your best life tomorrow. “I’m just 70 now. I’ve got a whole lot of living to do here so you know I’m determined not to be cooped up.” – Paul Wilson, resident of The […]

  • Summer 2019 Watermark University Catalog

    Summer 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 […]

  • May 2019 Newsletter & Calendar

    May 2019 Newsletter & Calendar

    Take a moment and peruse our May 2019 Newsletter and Calendar and jump into an adventure with us this May! We have a lot of offerings that are sure to pique your interests. Stop in for a Watermark University class, attend an community event, or join us on a day trip outing. There are a […]

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“Celebrating Mothers” – By Paul H. Wilson

As spring turns toward summer and Mother’s Day draws nearer, our thoughts turn to those who have nurtured, loved and supported us throughout our lives. Let’s take a moment to reflect, celebrate and remember with a look back on the women who have helped us become who we are today. We offer thanks to Paul […]

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ROMEO’s Romp Around Army Base!

The ROMEO's had their most recent trip out for breakfast at the Depot 1887 Restaurant in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas where they stopped in for a delicious fare of breakfast and brunch favorites. The biscuits and gravy, pancakes, and omelette were among the table favorites. After stopping for our "eating out" portion of ROMEO, we headed […]

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Summer 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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Resident Paul Wilson is Enjoying Care-Free Living and Delicious Dining Options at The Fountains

DO YOU KNOW BEST? Exploring your retirement living options today will help you make an informed decision on how to live your best life tomorrow. “I’m just 70 now. I’ve got a whole lot of living to do here so you know I’m determined not to be cooped up.” – Paul Wilson, resident of The […]

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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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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 Army Base!

The ROMEO's had their most recent trip out for breakfast at the Depot 1887 Restaurant in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas where they stopped in for a delicious fare of breakfast and brunch favorites. The biscuits and gravy, pancakes, and omelette were among the table favorites. After stopping for our "eating out" portion of ROMEO, we headed […]

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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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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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May 2019 Newsletter & Calendar

Take a moment and peruse our May 2019 Newsletter and Calendar and jump into an adventure with us this May! We have a lot of offerings that are sure to pique your interests. Stop in for a Watermark University class, attend an community event, or join us on a day trip outing. There are a […]

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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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