Dee Hicks, Editor
|Golf Tip: Never buy a putter till you've had a chance to throw it.|
|Vol. XX, No. 3||King's Gate Club - a 55+ community, Nokomis, Florida||January 19, 2008|
NEWSLETTER CHANGE: Please give all newsletter items for the January 26 edition to Mary Carpenter on her clip at 202 Squire Ct. or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
DONUTS & PASTRIES: Our Donuts, Pastries and Coffee costs continue to rise. Be considerate of your friends and neighbors and take only one and make sure you make a donation to defray these rising costs.
GOLF: The Monday golf outing for men and women is suspended until further notice. Dick Madden
HEALTHLINE: Our condolences to Gene Green, 284 Ave. of Queens, on the passing of his father, Robert Green, in Dayton, Ohio, where services were held. Condolences may be sent to the Green family at their northern address.
Thank you to everyone who called, sent cards and visited after my surgery. I have lost 46 lbs. Hooray!! KGC is a wonderful place to live with its caring community. Art Burmaster
CPR/AED PROGRAM: The certification for the following people who were certified in the CPR/AED PROGRAM has expired. They must attend a recertification class for any new material and refresh what they have learned. The class is scheduled for Saturday, January 26, 2008. Please keep this date open. You can call me, Emil DePasquale, any time after January 5th, to sign up for the class. My number is 484-7031.
|Marilyn Phillips||Rich Davis||Ron Carpenter||Dick May|
|Dorothy Holden||Betty Ulbright||Ellie Lambiotte||John Kureja|
|Vic Grisetto||Art Grams||Loretta Brian||Vicky May|
|Judy Auerbach||Charles Brady||Charles Clotfelter||Louise Eichenlaub|
|Lee Chiles||Mary Brady|
55 ALIVE DRIVERS REFRESHER COURSE: The driver's class will be held on Thursday and Friday, January 31 and February 1. The class will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the Activities Room. Sign up sheet and information in the back of the Hall. Questions ?? Harry Kiel 488-6670
SUPER BOWL "42" PARTY: Tickets will be on sale for the next few Saturdays for the Super Bowl Party which will be on Sunday, February 3, 2008. Social Hour is 5:30 p.m. and the game at 6:30 p.m. Enjoy the game on the "big screen" with your friends and neighbors. Subs, snacks and ice cream bars are included for the price of $5.00. BYOB. "Pool" Squares will also be available for sale. Even if your team isn't in the Super Bowl, you can cheer for your friends' team. Questions call Gene and Mick 488-8281.
SOLO'S: The Solo's group will meet on January 31 at the Salt Water Café at 5:00 p.m. Please wear name tags. ..Jean Davis
WELCOME PARTY: Solos and the Welcome Committee have scheduled our Annual Party for New Owners on Wednesday, January 30, at 7:00 p.m. Mark your calendars NOW so that all of our residents can attend to meet and greet our new owners. If there is anyone "in residence" now who was a new owner in 2005 or 2006 and was not able to attend the party that year, we would like to introduce you, too. Please see me or call me at 484-2191. ..Shirley Bethke
PENNSYLVANIA PATIO PICNIC: When: Thursday, January 31 at 11 a.m. Where: KGC Patio. Subs, snacks, dessert and beverage provided. Sign-up sheet in the Clubhouse. Remember to wear your name tag. All welcome, see you there? Any Questions, call Gigi 488-7810 or Ginnie 724-421-7157.
TRAVEL: Hard Rock Casino, 2/28/08, Thurs., leaving at 8:30 a.m. Sold out, wait list only. Payment due on Sat. Feb. 2, 2008, $25.00, King's Gate Travel. Round trip transportation, buffet lunch, $15.00 free play, all taxes and tips. Bus driver included.
Jersey Boys: March 1, 2008, Seats available, need to fill the bus. Round trip transportation, pre-show lunch, choice of menu, good seats, all taxes and gratuities included. $156.00, make checks payable to HAPPY HEART TOURS.
Jersey Boys: March 8th, 2008, seats available, same as above $156.00.
February 10th, 2008 Guys and Dolls, Broadway Palm, wait listed. If interested let me know.
Medical Forms: Everyone that is booked on ANY trip please complete a medical form, put in white envelope with your name on it (SEALED), IT WILL BE RETURNED TO YOU AFTER EACH TRIP. FORMS AVAILABLE ON THE TRAVEL BOARD. DROP OFF ON 2/2/08, TRAVEL DESK
January 29-Feb. 8, 2009, Southern Caribbean Medley, Emerald Princess, early booking till January 22, 2008, only $100.00 deposit will hold your room. Everyone welcome.
Travel desk closed till February 2, 2008. Don and Mary Lou, Travel Coordinators
KING'S GATE CLUB CARD PLAYERS: You're invited to the "DEAL ME IN" card party to benefit Literacy Volunteers of South Sarasota County on Thursday, January 24, 2008, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., at Aston Gardens on S. Pinebrook Rd., Venice. The tickets are $7.00 each with advance reservations. Call Sandy McIntyre at 412-0107 for individual or table reservations. Refreshments and door prizes will be provided. You'll have fun and help support two programs: Basic Literacy (helping native-born adults with reading and writing) and English as a Second Language (teaching functional English to foreign-born adults). ---Sandy McIntyre 412-0107
BOWLING - Tuesday Jan. 14, 2008
|HIGH GAME||HIGH SERIES|
MONDAY SHUFFLEBOARD STANDINGS 1/14/08
Monday January 21 Team #6 makes courts ready
Order of play Y-B-Y ---Ralph Garver
THURSDAY SHUFFLEBOARD STANDINGS 1/10/08 (1/17/08 GAMES RAINED OUT)
Thursday, January 24 Team #2 makes courts ready
Order of play Y-Y-B ---Ralph Garver
SCHEDULES FOR KGC TENNIS TEAMS:
January 21 11 a.m. Women at LaCasa
January 22 9 a.m. Men, Country Club Estates at KGC
January 25 10 a.m. Mixed, Bird Bay at KGC
Come support your team!! .Dick May
TENNIS PARTY: The Annual Tennis Spagetti Dinner for past, present and future KGC tennis players is scheduled for February 4, See sign-up sheet in the tennis court gazebo for additional details. .Tom Weber
ANNUAL MEETING: The Annual Meeting of KGC was held last Tuesday.
Officers for the next year are:
President - Tom Patricca
Vice President - John Eade
Secretary - Alan Holdway
Treasurer - Dick Lyford
Elected to the Board were Rae Burmaster, Dick Lyford, Mike McDonald, Don Richmond and Alan Holdway, for two year terms. Our thanks to Rich Davis who retired from the Board. And A BIG thank you to Tom Patricca who has done a wonderful job as Board President for the past two years. And this thank you is extended to his Board - they have all worked hard for US. It is appreciated!
RETURNING RENTERS: Welcome to the following returning renters:
Don and Millie Wujek, 242 Ave of Barons, 'til March 3l, from Mt. Pleasant, MI. Phone: 485-2496.
Virginia Collins, 233 Duchess Ave., former owner, from Alliston, Ont.
Enjoy your stay at KGC.
THOUGHTS: If you missed the Club entertainment, Gurl and Girl, last Wednesday evening, you certainly missed an excellent program. However, even with so many people away, there was a large group attending. Support our Entertainment Committee - they work hard to find and bring us good programs for our enjoyment. ---SJB
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