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  • Carla’s Pastéis – A Taste of Brazil

    Carla’s Pastéis – A Taste of Brazil

    Carla has a passion for cooking and she brought Brazil to us in her wonderful pastéis. Born in So. Brazil, Carla has been making pastéis for her family and friends for most of her life. Tracy and residents looked on as Carla gave us a cooking lesson. Everyone could hardly wait for them to cool so […]

  • Veterans Day Bake Sale

    Veterans Day Bake Sale

    Friday we took the opportunity to say Thank You to all of our Veterans by hosting a bake sale here in our lobby. Our residents enjoyed the interaction with all of our visitors who helped us collect donations to give to the Wounded Warriors Project, which we do every year. We are pleased to announce […]

  • 8th Annual Pumpkin Contest

    8th Annual Pumpkin Contest

    We had 9 entries for our contest this year and our judges had a hard job at hand. The first place $50.00 winner was the Activities department, 2nd place $25.00 winner was given to Housekeeping and Maintenance, and 3rd place for $15.00 the Kitchen. Our staff has so much creativity and a fun loving spirit that we can’t […]

  • November 2017 Newsletter and Activity Calendars are now available!

    November 2017 Newsletter and Activity Calendars are now available!

    The new Activity Calendars and Newsletter for November are now available to view and/or download below. See what’s happening in November here at Lakeside Park and plan to join us for some fun! » Click to view the November 2017 Newsletter. » Click to view the November 2017 Activity Calendar for the 1st Floor. » Click to view the November 2017 Activity […]

  • Walk to End Alzheimer’s

    Walk to End Alzheimer’s

    Heather Farms in Walnut Creek was the location of the walk this year. Residents, families, friends and staff walked for the cause and it was a gorgeous day for the walk. We ate breakfast on the way and everyone enjoyed the day.

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november, 2017

23novThanksgiving Buffet12:00 pm - 1:30 pm 468 Perkins Street, Oakland, CA 94610
26novFriends and Family Support Group3:30 pm - 5:00 pm 468 Perkins Street, Oakland, CA 94610

december, 2017

3decFamily and Friends Support Group3:30 pm - 5:00 pm 468 Perkins Street, Oakland, CA 94610
7decArt Auction5:30 pm - 7:00 pm 468 Perkins Street, Oakland, CA 94610

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Carla’s Pastéis – A Taste of Brazil

Carla has a passion for cooking and she brought Brazil to us in her wonderful pastéis. Born in So. Brazil, Carla has been making pastéis for her family and friends for most of her life. Tracy and residents looked on as Carla gave us a cooking lesson. Everyone could hardly wait for them to cool so […]

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Veterans Day Bake Sale

Friday we took the opportunity to say Thank You to all of our Veterans by hosting a bake sale here in our lobby. Our residents enjoyed the interaction with all of our visitors who helped us collect donations to give to the Wounded Warriors Project, which we do every year. We are pleased to announce […]

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8th Annual Pumpkin Contest

We had 9 entries for our contest this year and our judges had a hard job at hand. The first place $50.00 winner was the Activities department, 2nd place $25.00 winner was given to Housekeeping and Maintenance, and 3rd place for $15.00 the Kitchen. Our staff has so much creativity and a fun loving spirit that we can’t […]

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Graham’s Corner: Train Stuff

By Graham Henry, Resident Train Expert, May 7th, 2014 Speaking of whistles. A dash (-) is a long blast. An o is a short blast. Before moving, the engineer will turn on the locomotive bell, indicating he is getting ready to move the locomotive or train. oo means he is going to move forward. ooo […]

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Graham’s Corner: Train Stuff

By Graham Henry, Resident Train Expert, April 9th, 2014 As far as I can find out, the 4014 is still in Colton, California. It will take several days to go to Cheyenne, as the towing speed appears to be about 20 miles per hour. The first safety rule I learned when I went to work […]

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Stories Told Through the Eyes of the Residents

By Marsha Peoples, March 19th, 2014 Time Slips is the name of a group we hold every other Friday. Storytelling groups are the most fun, because we get to experience what other people see when they look at a photo. We ask open-ended questions: “What are they doing? What are their names? Where are they […]

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Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Heather Farms in Walnut Creek was the location of the walk this year. Residents, families, friends and staff walked for the cause and it was a gorgeous day for the walk. We ate breakfast on the way and everyone enjoyed the day.

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National Assisted Living Walk

All week we have celebrated and today we walked for the cause. It was a beautiful morning at Lake Merritt and everyone loved the walk. We were so happy that our volunteer students from St. Paul’s school could make it for the walk. When you have different generations enjoying a walk together it is like […]

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A Trip to the Lake

Diana and Shirley enjoyed a nice trip down to Lake Merritt to feed the birds.

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Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Heather Farms in Walnut Creek was the location of the walk this year. Residents, families, friends and staff walked for the cause and it was a gorgeous day for the walk. We ate breakfast on the way and everyone enjoyed the day.

Read more about Walk to End Alzheimer’s

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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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Lakeside Park Intern Team

We want to pay homage to our intern team lead by their clinical supervisor Marguerite Manteau-Rao, AT/MSW. One of the things that sets us apart from other communities is our intern program. The intern team is an integral part of our community in that they have a new lens, they work very close with the wellness […]

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Cook-Off Featuring Bananas Foster

JoJo and T.J. are in a race to make their rendition of Bananas Foster. The residents had so much fun voting on their favorite chef and the end result was enjoyed by all.

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Thrive Dining™ Featured in Edible East Bay

Lakeside Park received wonderful coverage for its Thrive Dining™ program in Edible East Bay. To read the full article published on August 16th, 2017, please click here. Curious about Thrive Dining™? Please join us for a Thrive Dining™ Lunch Tasting and Chef Demonstration. To inquire about additional tasting days and times, please call 1-510-230-0339.

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Beef Stroganoff

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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Yelp Review – Dementia Care Services Make a Difference in Lives of Seniors

Love what you all do to help those residents suffering with their Dementia’s feel as purposeful and loved as possible. Your services stand alone and truly make a huge difference! I miss going to your Fire Side Chats due my scheduling difficulties with Threshold Choir. Thank you again for all you do! XO

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Facebook Review – Best Dementia Care

Lakeside Park is the BEST Dementia Care I have ever known in my eldercare and family advocacy since 1989! Stop by and ask for Anne or Cheryl to help you with a tour. You will be impressed at the difference they make for folks conflicted with this disease. They are wonderful!

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Yelp Review – Lakeside Park Met and Exceeded Our Expectations

My wife recently passed away.  She was a resident of Lakeside Park for three years. Her daughters, family members and I would visit her several times a week.  We were truly amazed at the care she and all of the residents received.  We would sit with her in the living areas and observed how the […]

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