Posts by: Dana M Henson

October 7, 2015

“Veterans History Project” with the Philadelphia Military Academy

The Watermark recently partnered up with the Philadelphia Military Academy for the “Veterans History Project”. This project collects, preserves and makes accessible the personal accounts of American war veterans, so current and future generations may hear directly from veterans. Under the guidance of Major Kenneth Roberts, Commandant of Cadets at Philadelphia Military Academy, cadets will […]

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September 25, 2015

Extraordinary Outing – A Day in New Hope, PA

Active Aging Week is the annual health promotion observance of the International Council on Active Aging® (ICAA), held each year during the last week of September. Older adults are encouraged to take advantage of various activities to help enhance their quality of life and become more active, even if they are or aren’t already. This […]

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September 25, 2015

Honoring 9/11 – A Special Program for Remembrance and Peace

On September 11th, there was a special program of Remembrance and Peace. The program was led by a Watermark resident, and with the help of our Executive Director, Jennifer Tapner, veteran residents who acted as color guards, and other resident volunteers. We opened with and sang The Star Spangled Banner. Following a reading, “Striking the […]

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June 11, 2015

“Delicious Entertaining” Cooking Class with Chef Elsa

We are pleased to announce one of newest classes to the Watermark University curriculum – Cooking Class with Sous Chef Elsa. Sous Chef Elsa’s first cooking class in the Summer Series featured two light and easy salads, Strawberry & Goat Cheese with Mixed Greens and Cous Cous with Mint and Tomato. These salads don’t only sound […]

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May 6, 2015

The Penn Memory Center Choral Group Concert

The Penn Memory Center Choral Group Concert performed here at Logan Square on Wednesday, May 6th. Led by Darina Petrovsky, the 7 singers charmed the audience with selections from “Old American” arranged by Aaron Copland and sang the Russian song Merely. The Choral Group was formed about 2 years ago, after an advertisement was posted […]

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May 5, 2015

Resident Artist Exhibit

On Thursday, April 30th we held a Resident Artist Exhibit. With many weeks of promoting and organizing, our Art Chairperson had a fantastic turn out. From knitting to woodwork, watercolor to sketching, and even a menu collection dating back to the 1950’s! The exhibit drew in quite a crowd and was open for most of the day. […]

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April 24, 2015

Libby the “Rescue Dog”

On Thursday, April 23rd, we had the pleasure of having Libby the “Rescue Dog” here at Logan Square. She and her owner, Debbie, were here to discuss the various duties of being a part of a Nationally Certified Rescue Team. At 7 years old (56 in dog years, and very little grey in sight!) Libby […]

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