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  • 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 50 different classes with everything from A Taste of the Vineyard to Get Inspired with Pinterest to Ice Cream 101 to Snackin’ Around the World and even Zumba Gold For Seniors, you’re sure to find a class that […]

  • Spring Piano Performance!

    Spring Piano Performance!

    It's always nice when residents can give back to the community. Resident Diane Koenig, has taught piano for many years and had the opportunity to bring some of her students to the The Fountains to entertain for them all. Not only did the residents enjoy it, but so did the students when they saw how […]

  • Residents Thriving in their 100’s!

    Residents Thriving in their 100’s!

    This was a big week for Lucille Wusterhausen, who turned 100 and Harry Kampert, who turned 103! We are so honored to be able to share in your special day and wish many more wonderful years for you! Happy Birthday!

  • Happy Easter!

    Happy Easter!

    With Easter day approaching, we want to wish everyone a Happy Easter! Thank you to everyone who braved the cold weather and came to our Easter Party! The residents loved seeing all the kids and also enjoyed filling the 2,000 eggs for all of them.

  • Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

    Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

    We hope you all had a great time at our St. Patrick's Day Party over the weekend. We are glad you all came out to celebrate with us while dining on Corned Beef and Cabbage and of course, Green Beer! Thank you to Mike and Tom for the great entertainment that kept everyone singing and dancing. We […]

Upcoming Events

may, 2018

25mayTai Chi10:00 am - 11:00 am Central 965 North Brighton Circle West , Crystal Lake, IL 60012
26mayStrength Training with Dave10:00 am - 11:00 am Central 965 North Brighton Circle West , Crystal Lake, IL 60012

june, 2018

1junTai Chi10:00 am Central 965 North Brighton Circle West , Crystal Lake, IL 60012
2junStrength Training with Dave10:00 am - 11:00 am Central 965 North Brighton Circle West , Crystal Lake, IL 60012

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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 50 different classes with everything from A Taste of the Vineyard to Get Inspired with Pinterest to Ice Cream 101 to Snackin’ Around the World and even Zumba Gold For Seniors, you’re sure to find a class that […]

Read more about Summer 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

Spring Piano Performance!

It's always nice when residents can give back to the community. Resident Diane Koenig, has taught piano for many years and had the opportunity to bring some of her students to the The Fountains to entertain for them all. Not only did the residents enjoy it, but so did the students when they saw how […]

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Residents Thriving in their 100’s!

This was a big week for Lucille Wusterhausen, who turned 100 and Harry Kampert, who turned 103! We are so honored to be able to share in your special day and wish many more wonderful years for you! Happy Birthday!

Read more about Residents Thriving in their 100’s!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

We hope you all had a great time at our St. Patrick's Day Party over the weekend. We are glad you all came out to celebrate with us while dining on Corned Beef and Cabbage and of course, Green Beer! Thank you to Mike and Tom for the great entertainment that kept everyone singing and dancing. We […]

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Love is in the Air!

Love was in the air during our Annual Valentine's Day Candlelight Dinner! Residents dined on steak and lobster, listened to the tunes of Mike and Bill and enjoyed each others company! What a great way to spend Valentine's Day!

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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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Residents Thriving! Live on the Air!

Here are some more pictures from today's outing to the Radio Station. I can't thank everyone enough at Star 105.5 for allowing us to make this dream come true for many of our residents.

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A Walk to End Alzheimer’s!

Way to go team Fountains for raising $1,000 to help End Alzheimer's!

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The Dancing Horse Theatre

We had the honor of taking all levels of care on a great extraordinary outing to The Dancing Horse Theatre in Wisconsin. We had a excellent lunch, followed by a breath-taking horse show and then a stunning performance by exotic birds. It touched many of the residents hearts and created a lasting memory for years to come.  

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Residents Thriving in their 100’s!

This was a big week for Lucille Wusterhausen, who turned 100 and Harry Kampert, who turned 103! We are so honored to be able to share in your special day and wish many more wonderful years for you! Happy Birthday!

Read more about Residents Thriving in their 100’s!

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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Residents Thriving! Live on the Air!

Here are some more pictures from today's outing to the Radio Station. I can't thank everyone enough at Star 105.5 for allowing us to make this dream come true for many of our residents.

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Caring.com Review – Many Amenities and a Great Value

The Fountains at Crystal Lake had a lot of amenities and very nice, large rooms. We wanted my dad in a nice, larger room so he'd be more comfortable. It's like a hotel with a bed and a little kitchenette in the room. We wanted him to feel more independent. The food is really good […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Mom is Receiving Great Care

My mother is doing great with her move to this community. It is a wonderful facility, and I'am pleased with her move here. She has adjusted very well to this community, and it has been a fabulous experience. The nursing is wonderful, I know she in receiving great care, and she is in good hands. […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Good Value and Caring Staff

This is a nice community for my father. We like that the staff care and are always very nice. There is a good variety of meals that he is liking. They do offer activities. The community is clean and we would recommend the community for the good value and care for other families.

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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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