Posts by: Jessica Klascius

May 29, 2018

Clark Street Breakfast Club

As spring comes to an end and summer arises, our Clark Street Breakfast Club starts up again. The theme this year is From New York to LA! This gives residents the opportunity to share stories, memories, and compare and contrast The Big Apple and The City of Angels over a nosh.

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March 5, 2018

Chinese Cultural Celebration – The Year of the Dog!

Our Chinese New Year Cultural Celebration was hosted by Sahar, a past Activities Director that came back to help Watermark residents learn about and celebrate the day in style! We featured Chinese New Year red envelopes filled with money, drinks and desserts for after our Chinese New Year lunch, and Astrological Charts that helped everyone discover […]

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March 5, 2018

Watermark Denizens “Let the Good Times Roll” while Celebrating Mardi Gras!

The Watermark celebrated Mardi Gras at the end of February with a fully decorated parade of purple, gold, and green residents and associates, five amazing Jazz dancers who got all possible participants up and dancing, a Mardi Gras crowning, beads, Mint Juleps, King Cake, and a delicious New Orleans dinner to end the night. It was a wonderful […]

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March 1, 2018

Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Red Carpet Extravaganza

Watermark denizens are displayed in the photos below at our Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Red Carpet Extravaganza! Watermark denizens and associates dressed up and walked down the red carpet, getting their pictures taken by the “paparazzi” as they made their way in to have dessert, champagne, and watch the reveal of the SAG Awards! After viewing all of the […]

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November 6, 2017

What an Amazing Haunted Halloween!

The Watermark doubled down on decadence at our Haunted Mansion Tour and Costume Ball this Halloween. Those who dared, ventured into Jill’s Gypsy Wagon, where fortune tellers read futures using tarot cards and their crystal ball! They then visited Annie and Denise in the apothecary and potions lab! Everyone admired the potions and elixirs, and were fearsomely diagnosed by the nurse! They […]

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August 11, 2017

Revisiting 1950’s America

Residents revisited the 50’s this past month from a political, cultural, artistic, and musical perspective. We discussed the history of what took place during the 50’s, and what residents were doing at that time. Many were starting families (baby boom), getting promoted in businesses (economic boom), moving to the booming suburbs, and living through changing […]

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July 31, 2017

Watermark Spotlight: Chef Israel Tan

The Watermark features several of the best chefs who produce the most delicious and visually appealing food around. Today we highlight one of them – Israel Tan! For all whose hearts and minds are most often ruled by your stomachs, a delightful and hearty meal can illuminate the dreariest of days. This is how one […]

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March 20, 2017

Residents Viewed Renaissance and Reformation: German Art in the Age of Cranach and Durer at LACMA!

Coinciding with the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, Renaissance and Reformation: German Art in the Age of Dürer and Cranach brought to Los Angeles some of the greatest achievements of German Renaissance art. The period under consideration (1460–1580) was marked by profound changes in thought, philosophy, science, and religion, which in turn transformed the work […]

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February 28, 2017

Residents Explore #girlgaze: A frame of mind at the Annenberg Space for Photography

#girlgaze: a frame of mind is an interactive, digitally driven exhibit for all ages that maps the imaginative landscape of young, female and trans-identifying photographers from around the world. Largely sourced through social media, the curated images’ raw vitality is their only constant – female, WOC, and trans-identifying perspectives are presented on everything from identity and standards of beauty to relationships, mental health […]

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February 28, 2017

Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Red Carpet Extravaganza

Watermark residents are shown below at our Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Red Carpet Extravaganza! We got dressed up and walked down the red carpet, getting our pictures taken by the paparazzi as we made our way in to have dessert, beverages, and watch the reveal of the SAG Awards! After viewing all of the SAG nominated movies the weeks before the […]

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