SLR Koffee Klatch Newsletter
July 20, 2009
Coffee and donuts: Ken and Bev Rindt,
Master of Ceremonies: Chuck Seely
Sound: Chuck Seely
Vicky Sayer's father, Peter Cultrera, passed away this past week. Cards may be sent to Vicky at the local address in the directory.
Peggy Brown's sister passed away in NY. Cards may be sent to Peggy at the northern address in the directory.
Willadene Elletson passed away Friday. Cards may be sent to the family at her local address in the directory.
Gangrene developed in Harry Ward's big toe. As a result he has to have his lower leg removed to the knee. The circulation is so poor in his lower leg they hope to keep the gangrene from moving up his leg. Cards may be sent to the northern address in the directory.
Paul Garrison has been moved back to the Grove following a stay in the hospital for what the doctor thinks was a mini stroke. Cards may be sent to the Grove or to the local address in the directory.
Mary Deboar had an adverse reaction to some medication resulting in fluid in her lung. Also, she has gout in her elbow. Pete is doing well. Cards may be sent to the northern address in the directory.
Judy Matteson will have a double hernia operation on July 28 at her northern hospital.
Bob Lapsley had heart catheterization done at Lake Wales Hospital this past Tuesday.
Ruth Hoagland will have heart catheterization done at Winter Haven Hospital this Thursday.
Bob Jolly wants to thank the many Saddlebaggers who sent cards following his back surgery.
John and Pat Goodwin wish to thank all those who sent cards and for their prayers for John. He is out of the hospital and waiting for further instruction from the new cancer doctor as to what the next plan of action will be.
Midge and Gil Schleweis thank the many Saddlebaggers for all the cards Midge has received following her double bypass and valve surgery.
Bob Staib wants to thank all who sent cards following his pacemaker surgery.
Please remember our Saddlebag friends with prayers, cards and phone calls.
Saddlebag Sunshine Lady
696-1111 email address: email@example.com
And now for the Good News:
Birthdays: Ken Rindt, Wednesday
Returned: Jack and Jane Ding
Leaving: Marilyn Storm and Virginia Lowell
New Owners: None
Our water level this morning is 99 feet and 2 inches. Last Week our water level was 99'1 1/4".
Grannies Attic is open on Mondays from 9:30AM to 4PM. Please donate only items in clean working condition that you might purchase yourself. Thank you for your support from your committee and the crew.
Potlucks every Friday at 5PM.
Upcoming Day Trips planned through C&D Tours
7/26/2009 Show Palace in Tampa for Fabulous 50's & 60's! Cost is $60 per person.
9/6/2009 Tampa Bay Rays vs. Tigers $51.00 PP (baseline seat)
Includes: motor coach transportation, driver gratuities and a
Voucher for hot dog, soft drink and Cracker Jacks.
Drink and box of Cracker Jacks.
11/17/2009 Ellenton Outlets and Pizza and Pipes $41.00 PP
Includes shopping with 10% off coupons for most stores, motor
Coach available at select times to store your purchases,
Lunch at Pizza and Pipes
Upcoming for 2010 through Small World Tours and Cruises:
1/10/2010-1/17/2010 Western Caribbean aboard Carnival Legend out of port of Tampa.
Contact Nancy Balch for more information about any of the above trips or to sign up.
Telephone: 863 69 1219, Email: Ladynan48@gmail.com. More information is posted on the bulletin board inside the clubhouse, with phone #s to call. Nancy will be gone during the month of July.
Library: The library is open on Mondays right after Koffee Klatch.
Tab Tops: Dale Calhoun wants to remind everyone to save your tabs from your beer or soda cans as these can then be turned into the Ronald McDonald House charity. If you save them, bring them south with you.
Entrance Gate: Virginia Lowell reported June 29th that the gate which was struck by lightning, and has been out for some time should be fixed by July 8th. The solid state printed circuit boards have been replaced, but, they have to come back and install some cables. As of 7/19 the in gate is still not functionally normally. As I understand it, we are still waiting on some parts.
Pictorial Directory: The directories are now available for pickup at the Woodruff Residence, 4 Queen of Waters or call 696-1053 This was well done. It has a hard cover.
Michigan Reunion: Frankenmuth, MI on July 30,31 and August 1. Anyone interested in receiving signup information and I don't already have your email or mailing address, please send it to Lori Garcia at firstname.lastname@example.org or you can call 989-652-2853. Golfing is at the Timbers on Aug 1st. $22.00 for 18 holes with a cart per person, Hot Dogs at the turn for $2.50. This is a really nice golf course. We need to know as soon as possible if you are planning on Golfing. Use the phone# or email address above to reply. The following are the directions for getting to the course. Timbers Golf Course on July 31st 9:30 Shotgun
7300 Bray Rd Vassar Mi 48768
From the campgrounds on Churchgrove rd
Take Schleier to 83 (main st) and turn right
go about 1 mile to Jefferson (curtis rd) and turn left (east)
Drive 5 miles to Bray rd and turn right, you will see the golf course.
High Speed Internet Access: Nothing new to report yet, but it is still being monitored. As soon as I get more information I will pass it on through this newsletter.
The ladies are playing dominoes on Wednesdays at 1PM in the annex. Everyone is welcome.
Pool: The pool is open. It was down for 2 days to resurface some of the deck.
Resignation: July 17, 2009
Dear Friends and Neighbors in Saddlebag Lake Resort:
It is with deep regret that I tendered my resignation from the Board of Directors as of this date. I wish to thank all of those who have supported me for the two and a half years I have served on the Board and hope you will also support me in my decision to resign. I have totally enjoyed serving you (I hope well) and also very much appreciate all those I served with during my tenure. I will continue to stand up for what I believe is right and good for the people of Saddlebag Lake Resort. Thank you. Ginny Lowell,37 Royal Coachman
This has been posted on the home page(www.saddlebaglakeresort.net) under Announcements.
Birthday Party: Rob Kightley is having a 90th birthday party for his mother(Evelyn) this coming September. The invitation isalso posted on the Announcements page on the left hand side of the home page(www.saddlebaglakeresort.net).
This newsletter is intended to inform everyone with an email address about what is happening here in SLR during the summer. If you know of someone who is not receiving this newsletter, it can still be read on the website: http://www.saddlebaglakeresort.net. On the left hand side of the screen, click on Koffee Klatch, the latest newsletter will be on the screen. All of the past newsletters will also be there. Just click on the date you want to read.
Until next week: Best Wishes, and God Bless. Anyone having any comments, observations, or email address changes, please emails Bob Trombley at email@example.com.