Shirley Kabet

Tree of Honor

Nominations for inclusion on the Tanglewood Tree of Honor will be accepted from now until February 28.  The judges will select the names of the winners in March. The Tree of Honor was painted on the wall in the Mirror Room by resident Loretta DeWitt.  It originated three years ago as a way to memorialize…

Coffee Sponsor, January 14

Today’s Monday Morning Coffee was sponsored by Alan Holmes, and old friend of Tanglewood.  His official message was about balancing your financial portfolio to Minimize Risk and Promote Growth.  Unofficially, he gave away another truckload of generators.  The winners’ names were drawn from a soup pot.  Congratulations to: Berniece Vermette, Daryl Warttig, Harold French, Bob…

Health Fair, 2019

The 2019 Health Fair was as wildly successful as last year, and the year before, and the year before that, and the…..well, you get the idea. Scores of representatives of diverse health care providers set up their displays for the hundreds of residents who came to browse.  Although some of us were mostly interested in…

2019 Variety Show – Don’t Miss This

The 19th Annual Tanglewood Residents’ Variety Show will be held on Saturday, February 16th, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in the clubhouse.  Your friends and neighbors will be performing music and comedy for your enjoyment.  We have 12 great acts in the program this year.  As always, the show is FREE.  Donations will be accepted for a charity.  Any…

Christmas Decorating Contest Winners Named

It was a tough choice, figuring out who from your neighborhood deserved the prize for Best Decorations for Christmas. Many votes were cast, and today at Monday Coffee the winners were named.  Alan Holmes donated nine generators, one for each neighborhood.  We thank him for his continued generosity and good sportmanship. And the winners are:…

Congratulations, Betty Schleis

Of all the hundreds and hundreds of entries in the Outdoor Decorating Committee’s winter raffle, one name was drawn this morning to win the big Yeti Cooler, packed with all sorts of goodies.  It was Betty Schleis’s lucky day, and we all congratulate her. Thanks to all of you who optimistically bought tickets for the…

Chili Contest Has A New Date

The Diversions Committee (Just for Fun!) has rescheduled the Chili Cookoff for January 30. The rest of the information in the January newsletter is correct:  the sign up sheet will be found on the credenza.  You have until January 25 to sign up to be a contestant. Contestants are to bring a large, hot pot of…

Sing-Along : A Meeting Here Tonight

The Tanglewood Minstrels will host a sing-along in the clubhouse on Tuesday, February 5th, 2019 at 7 p.m.   We will be leading you in singing gospel, pop, country and folk music from the 60’s and 70’s.   Round table seating will be set up.    Bring your own snacks and beverages.  FREE! This event is always wildly…

The Genealogy Committee Invites You…

FAMILY HISTORY AND HEIRLOOM DAY The Tanglewood Genealogy Club will be hosting a Family History and Heirloom day on Wednesday, February 6th, at 10:00 a.m., in the clubhouse Community Room and Bingo area.  We invite you to show and tell us about your family heirlooms and antiques.  Photos are fine if the item is not easily transported.…