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Waterstone harnesses the power of reading

For many of us, books serve as a reprieve from the “real world.” Whether we enjoy reading about a fantastical planet in a science fiction novel; following another’s life story in a memoir; or learning about an unfamiliar subject in a non-fiction book, reading help us expand our minds, use our imagination and enter other worlds — if only for a little while.

Five Things to Do in Wellesley This Summer

Nestled along the banks of the Charles River, residents of Waterstone at Wellesley have easy access to shady walking paths, ideal for the summer months. Our community also features a putting green and an outdoor courtyard where people often enjoy the sun’s rays. And when residents want to cool off indoors, they take advance of our sunlit indoor pool, fitness center, theater and a calendar of daily events.

FAQ: A Day in the Life at Waterstone at Wellesley

Searching for a senior living community can feel daunting at times. After touring a community or even staying overnight, you may still have questions about what it’s really like to live there full time. For that reason, Waterstone at Wellesley has compiled a list of answers to our most commonly asked questions from prospective residents — we hope you find them helpful.

Waterstone at Wellesley celebrates six years

Waterstone at Wellesley celebrates 6 yearsThis month, Waterstone at Wellesley celebrated six years as a community.

Celebrating 95 years with Mildred

Longtime Wellesley resident Mildred Goodman proved that 95 is just a number when she celebrated her birthday on Feb. 1. The first to move into an apartment here at Wellesley, Mildred has spent her past six years enjoying the active and dynamic lifestyle at our community. “It’s been fabulous,” said her daughter, Lynne. “She loves it!” 

The Yellow Peril

My 1923 Ford Model T touring car, known locally as the “Yellow Peril”, is bright yellow and therefore, unlike traditional black Ford Model T cars.  It was one of 2,000,000 Model T’s produced that year by the Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan. The production date of this car was July 2, 1923. Shipped in parts in railroad cars to the Hight Ford Dealership in Skowhegan, Maine, the vehicles were assembled by mechanics at the dealership during the winter and sold in the year of manufacture in Skowhegan.

VIDEO: Resident Connie Prescott on the Waterstone Lifestyle

Waterstone at Wellesley resident Connie Prescott discusses the Waterstone lifestyle, including our robust events and activities calendar, supportive staff and close-knit community of residents. 

Antiques, Wine, Chocolate and Art

The holidays are finally upon us, and we couldn’t be more excited for what the season has in store. To help you jumpstart this wonderful time of year, we invite you to join us for a few events from our busy November calendar.

The First Amendment, Antarctica, Comedy & Acoustic Pop

As the leaves start to change, the air begins to chill and we welcome fall in full, there’s no better way to spend the bulk of your season than cozied up indoors with loved ones. Allow us to entertain you while enjoying the company of friends and family with our full lineup of October events.

Self-Care September: Holistic Wellness, Music & Art History

Did you know that September is Self-Care Awareness Month? During our busy day-to-day lives, we so often forget to make time for our own needs. That’s why this month we’re encouraging you to take a bit of time for yourself — time for relaxation, rejuvenation and maybe even some rousing entertainment.


Discover Wellesley's Premier Lifestyle
As a highly controlled environment, Waterstone is one of the best places a senior can be right now. Everything they need is under one roof, including convenient services and amenities, gourmet dining, entertainment and scheduled transportation to essential medical appointments. Access to on-site wellness professionals for our independent living residents and 24-hour support in our assisted living community offers added peace of mind.

The safety of our residents and team members continues to be our top priority. Since the beginning of this pandemic, our entire team has worked diligently to enhance and enforce strict virus-prevention protocols as recommended by the CDC and local health departments.

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