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The POW/MIA Table

A Place Setting For One, A Table For AllThursday afternoon the Veterans of Tanglewood hosted a 75th Anniversary in remembrance of D-Day. We heard the speech written by General Dwight D. Eisenhower to the troops before they left for Normandy. Of the thousands who battled in the war that literally changed the world. They were known…

Tanglewood Steps Up Again!

Submitted by Ruth Barron The Veterans Group and the Dog Owners Guild want to thank all the residents who supported our Memorial Day Picnic.  As you know, the purpose was to raise money for the Vet Dog Program of Southeastern Guide Dogs. All the food was donated by Hometown America, Publix, and Alan Holmes. Joyce…

2019 Hurricane Names For The Season

Most Popular Names For Hurricanes?Why Are Tropical Storms and Hurricanes Given Names?  It’s not to make these disastrous storms seem friendlier, that’s for sure. Each year a new set of hurricane names is developed, and most years, 21 new names are on tap and ready to be put to use. Although every six years, the…

Bow WOW ! Guide Dogs Win Big!

Here’s a preliminary report on the Memorial Day Picnic / Fundraiser.  Final results will be posted soon. *The picnic was the brainchild of Ruth Barron, and much of the work was done by Heather Paine.  Ambrose Brooker headed up the kitchen and clean up. *There were 345 tickets sold for the meal. *Artie Nichols opened…

Hurricane Safety for Tanglewood Special Needs Residents

FORMS ARE NOW AVAILABLE – CredenzaSpecial Needs Residents; (those requiring electricity for survival, such as Bi-Pap, C-Pap, Oxygen, Dialysis, etc.) should preregister with the health department to reserve a place in a hurricane shelter nearby, should the storm decide to swing by Sebring again.  Application Forms will be made available soon at the clubhouse. They…

Blind Draw Draws a Crowd

The Diversions Committee (Just for Fun !)  ran another indoor Blind Draw game on Wednesday, May 22.  Over ninety residents signed up to play.  Many of these were first-timers, but they’ll be back. Blind Draw is a game that’s more complicated to explain than it is to actually play.  Chairman Bob Larocque gave really detailed…

Reflecting on our Mother’s

Reflecting on our Mother’s (Lk. 1:26 – 38) Theme: Mothers Introduction: Certainly there is much we can say about mothers, today. There are many stories we can tell; and what I have to say will probably be something you’ve heard before. But, let me be quick to add, the story of ”mother” never gets old.…

TMAC April 2019 Minutes

TANGLEWOOD MASTER ACTIVITY COMMITTEE MONTHLY MEETING MINUTES APRIL 17, 2019 The meeting was called to order by Chair, Tom McKeever at 3:00 p.m. in the Tanglewood Club House. The meeting opened with the Pledge of Allegiance. Estimated number in attendance was seven. Roll call was taken by the TMAC secretary, Donna Scorse. The following committees…

Hurricane Safety Information

PET Registration Information (Hurricane Season June – November)In September of 2017, Hurricane Irma struck Sebring Florida. Food and supplies arrived a few days later, thanks to our then new pastor, Dr. Bill Burnham. He needed volunteers for leadership in various areas for distribution. We came, we saw, and we conquered by sharing responsibilities during the…