Category: Life at Blue Bell Place

May 14, 2018

Happy Mother’s Day!

"To the world, you are a Mother, but to your family, you are the world". We had a wonderful time celebrating all of the wonderful mothers at Blue Bell Place. All of the ladies enjoyed freshly brewed tea, scones, and tea sandwiches while listening to live musical entertainment. Our ladies especially enjoyed getting dolled up with […]

April 30, 2018

Annual Resident Art Show

Thank you so much to our passionate residents, families, associates and all of the artists who made this show possible. The exhibition was filled with beautiful works ranging from oils, watercolors, acrylics, ceramics, jewelry and more. Smooth jazz flowed through the air as we observed the art while enjoying fine meats, cheese, and wine. Residents, […]

April 26, 2018

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 60 different classes with everything from Brain Games to Ceramics to Gardening to Gourmet Wine & Cheese Tasting and even Piano Lessons & Improvisations, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes […]

April 3, 2018

Passover Seder

The Passover Seder is a Jewish ritual feast that marks the beginning of the Jewish holiday of Passover. The residents at Blue Bell Place had a wonderful, fun and educational Seder on the first night of Passover. We learned about the story of Passover and the traditional songs. Happy Pesach!

March 22, 2018

Staying Warm In The Snow

Hello Neighbors, Here at Blue Bell Place we are safe, sound, cozy and warm, and our thoughts naturally are turning to our friends and neighbors. If you should lose power at your home, you're welcome to stop in for a cup of coffee, hot tea or cocoa to warm up while you charge your phones […]

January 24, 2018

Italian Lunch

Community Life and Dining Services have come together to create an extraordinary ambience during lunch and dinner. Once a month, the community will hold a themed lunch or dinner. We kicked off this new tradition today with an Italian lunch. This lunch included Italian décor, two 6 foot long hoagies, wine and live music by accordionist […]

December 29, 2017

Holiday Party!

Blue Bell Place kicked off the holiday season with a wonderful party filled with food, cocktails, music and most importantly our loved ones. Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate with us! Have a happy and healthy new year!

December 15, 2017

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 more than 40 different classes with everything from Cocktails Galore to Giving Groupies to Men's Club to Reiki and even Spa Treatment Day, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, […]

December 5, 2017

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 […]

October 2, 2017

Farewell Summer Luau

Last Thursday we gathered all of our friends and family for our end of summer Hawaiian luau. We enjoyed an abundance of island cuisine and danced the night away to tropical tunes. Sending a warm thank you to everyone who made our summer luau a warm and sunny one!

September 19, 2017

Fall 2017 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 The Science of Beer to Horticulture to Horticulture to Dancing in Color Splash and even Cupcake Edible Art, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are […]

June 9, 2017

Ivyland Train Trip

This week we enjoyed an old-fashioned railroading experience on a vintage train that departed from the 1891 New Hope & Ivyland Train Station. The minute we stepped on the platform, we all felt transformed back in time to the days when riding a train wasn't just transportation, but an event in and of itself. We learned the […]

April 28, 2017

Summer 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With more than 40 different classes with everything from Women’s Tea Social Club to Wood Workshop to Horticulture to Healthy Cooking to Sit n’ Be Fit and even Gourmet Wine & Cheese Tasting, we are sure you will find something to pique your […]

April 24, 2017

Happy Easter!

This month we had a blast at our Easter celebration! We invited all family and friends for an afternoon of fun. We enjoyed delicious sweet treats at our tea social, family Easter egg hunt and a special visit from the Easter Bunny!

March 31, 2017

Irish Beer & Cheese Tasting

This month we had a delicious Irish beer and cheese tasting in celebration of the St. Patrick's holiday. We sampled a variety of cheeses imported from Ireland, such as a aged cheddar cheese with Irish whiskey...Yummy! We learned how each cheese was made and which Irish beer it would pair nicely with. Join us next […]

December 19, 2016

Holiday Celebration!

This year we really decked the halls at our annual Holiday Family & Friends Party. We danced and sang along to wonderful holiday musical entertainment. We enjoyed delicious appetizers, entrées & desserts prepared by our amazing dining services team. It was a party to remember! Even Santa wanted to be a part of the festivities, […]

December 7, 2016

Amazon Smile!

Happy Holidays! 'Tis the season of giving, the holiday is vastly approaching and you know what that means… shopping sales! We are excited to announce a Watermark for Kids partnership with Amazon Smile. This website has the same products, prices, and features as Amazon.com. The difference is that they donate 0.5% of the purchase price […]

December 7, 2016

Holiday Baking

Last week, our Pathways Memory Care residents got into the holiday baking mood! We made delicious chocolate covered pretzels shaped like Christmas trees and candy canes. Once they were all done, we enjoyed dipping them in hot chocolate. Nothing says the holidays like a little hot chocolate.

November 29, 2016

Holiday Wood Worker

This year our woodworking class is building for charity! Our residents decided they would like to give back this holiday season by building a box that will hold gifts for donation to underprivileged children. Everyone is very excited to come together for such a great cause.

November 23, 2016

Honoring Our Veterans

In celebration of Veterans Day, we honored our beloved Veterans in a special traditional pinning ceremony. The ceremony began with an introductory speech made by Master Sgt. Christopher Botzum. Veterans were presented with a Veterans Pin, certificate and a formal military salute. We even honored our wonderful Executive Director Rebecca Hamilton, a proud Veteran of […]