Tanglewood’s News

Newsflash Is the Place To Find All The recent Tanglewood Events And Important Announcements.

Announcement: Rest in Peace, John

Farewell to a Big ManMost long time residents of Tanglewood had the good fortune to know John Greytak. John may have gone from us physically on Wednesday; but for most of us, our memories of him will last for many years. John developed Tanglewood after building and leaving Buttonwood Bay; and with the help of some of our…

Congratulations, New TMAC Chairs

At the TMAC Elections held Monday, the following people were elected to be Chairpeople for the 2019-20 season: Bingo:  Richard Balduff Coffee:  Jim Ramsey Computer:  John McKinney Country Breakfast:  Jay Etherton Dance:  LouAnn Weix Decorating:  Gail Wooley Diversions:  Bob Larocque Genealogy:  Marianne Jones Glass Shop:  Deeter Rhoton Library:  Charlotte Darling Model Yacht:  Rich Mieling Petanque: …

New Tanglewood Minstrels Shine

Fabulous Night of Fun and MusicThe Clubhouse was full, extra seating was hurriedly set up, and the buzz was all good.  Not surprising, the Minstrels’ annual sing-along is always a SRO event. Master of Ceremonies Craig Whitmore opened the night with the instruction that we were to sing when we knew the words, clap if…

New Spelling Champ Crowned

Congratulations to Jackie Shrake for outspelling all the competition to claim this year’s championship!  Out of a field of thirteen crackerjack spellers, Jackie spelled her way clear through Round 8.  Her winning word was ALGORITHM. Second place was taken by Sonia Cassell, who missed on the word  CASEIN. Third place went to Linda Volk, a…

500 Years and Counting

Do the math.  There were ten Tanglewood couples celebrating their 50th wedding anniversaries tonight.  10 x 50 = 500! The long-term lovebirds are:  Marilyn and Glenn Bradley, Gail and Ed Wooley, Becky and Gene Arth, Jan and Bill Garrison, Betty and Bob Goble, Pat and Larry Groves, Donna and Jerry Elenbaas, Cindy and John Gallenberger,…

A Cruise You Will Remember

Want something to do located about an hour away, that does not involve amusement parks, and is out of doors?  Take a drive to Okeechobee for a historical tour on Lake Okeechobee. Recently Tanglewood’s RV Club held a rally at Silver Palms RV Resort located in Okeechobee. One of the activities available was to get…

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…

Let’s Talk, Tanglewood

Assembled for Let’s Talk, Tanglewood today were over a hundred people with the discussion moderated by Tammy, Gary, Billie, Isasc, and Jay.  Tammy presented a list of 2018 Capital Expenditures; these items are completed: 150 new chairs for the Community and Craft Rooms Acoustiblok fencing for the pickleball courts New furniture for veranda at the…

Why We Are Here

Thursday, April 19.  These stats are from today’s newspaper: Boston;  High,  44 – Low  37  Rain Buffalo;  High 36 – Low 29  Snow Chicago;  High 46 –  Low 30  Sunny Columbus Ohio;  High 48 – Low  32  Snow Hartford Ct;  High 44 – Low 33  Rain Philadelphia;  High 56 – Low 66  Rain Milwaukee;  High…