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    Bringing Home the Butter

    Today we spent time making homemade butter with whipping cream, salt and a mason jar; it took 30 minutes, muscles and a lot of laughter for the butter to churn in the jar. For some of us, it was the our very first time making homemade butter!

  • Spring 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

    Spring 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

    Welcome to our first semester of Watermark University! With more than 20 different classes with everything from Origami to Music & Life to My Heroes and their Stories of Survival to Cooking Demonstrations and even Understanding Social Media, you’re sure to find a class that piques your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and taught by, our […]

  • January 2018 Newsletter & Community Life Calendar

    January 2018 Newsletter & Community Life Calendar

    Beat the winter blues and come have some fun at Legacy at Parklands! In January we will be traveling, laughing and celebrating each day through various events. » January 2018 Newsletter » January 2018 Community Life Calendar

  • Sweets with Santa

    Sweets with Santa

    Sweets with Santa was a huge success, we hosted over 15 children ranging in age from 5 months to 10 years old. Santa was a busy guy handing out presents, taking pictures, and taking requests for Christmas. Even Legacy at Parklands staff got involved and spread some holiday spirit.

  • Legacy at Parklands Job Fair

    Legacy at Parklands Job Fair

    This month we highlighted the importance of a hard work ethic, dedication and passion at our very first job fair. This event was unlike any other; we were not posting jobs, instead we were boasting about previous forms of employment. From domestic goddess to electrical engineer everyone had something to share and be proud of!

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Bringing Home the Butter

Today we spent time making homemade butter with whipping cream, salt and a mason jar; it took 30 minutes, muscles and a lot of laughter for the butter to churn in the jar. For some of us, it was the our very first time making homemade butter!

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Spring 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

Welcome to our first semester of Watermark University! With more than 20 different classes with everything from Origami to Music & Life to My Heroes and their Stories of Survival to Cooking Demonstrations and even Understanding Social Media, you’re sure to find a class that piques your interest. While these amazing classes are for, and taught by, our […]

Read more about Spring 2018 Watermark University Catalog is here!

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January 2018 Newsletter & Community Life Calendar

Beat the winter blues and come have some fun at Legacy at Parklands! In January we will be traveling, laughing and celebrating each day through various events. » January 2018 Newsletter » January 2018 Community Life Calendar

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Graduation Day

Today residents of Legacy at Parklands graduated from the Monroe County Sheriff’s Senior Academy. We spend 7 weeks learning about the different facets of the Sheriff’s department and how they are able to keep the citizens of Monroe County Safe. During our journey we toured the jail, 911 call center, headquarters, special operations building, public training […]

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Tips for Children of Aging Parents

Many adult children feel uncomfortable discussing or even acknowledging the subtle changes in behavior or lifestyle of mom or dad. Often they take on the responsibility of caring for their parents while taking care of their own children and maintaining a full time job. FindLaw offers several tips for children of aging parents to help […]

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7 Common Questions (and Answers!) about Medicare

With over 10,000 people enrolling in Medicare every day over the next 10 years, the National Council on Aging has put together a series of commonly asked questions and answers about Medicare. To read the full article, please click here. The National Council on Aging and their website http://www.ncoa.org/ is an invaluable resource for anybody […]

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Chef Recipe: Thrive 5 Granola

Now you can make granola in your own kitchen with the help of the below recipe. INGREDIENTS: 1/3 cup maple syrup 1/3 cup packed light brown sugar 4 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup vegetable oil 5 cups old-fashioned rolled oats (do not use quick oats) 1 cup raw almonds, chopped coarse 1 cup […]

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Caring.com Review – Active Social Calendar and Great Food

My grandmother is in Legacy. It is very clean. Everybody is very nice and helpful. They are willing to talk to anybody who needs help. She is in a private room and it is very nice. The food is also good. They have a lot of music activities, shows and a lot of things during […]

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