WELCOME NEWS – SEPTEMBER 2018

WELCOME TABLE – SEPT 17, 2018

Meet Polly Grant (husband is not pictured)

2111 Bayside Drive (Bayside)

Cell:  919-333-4740

Email: Polly1248@gmail.com

 

 

Polly and her husband moved here in the nick of time from Angier NC escaping Hurricane Florence!  They are originally from Tucson AZ.  They will be with us year round.  Polly is retired from working with the NC Dept of Revenue.  She is interested in swimming and crocheting and looking forward to water volleyball.  They are happy to be here and we welcome them to the community.

Meet Susan and Tim Frazee (Tim is not pictured)

1028 Carefree Pkwy (Carefree)

Cells:  Susan  704-733-7273; Tim 704-733-0833

Email: Susan.Frazee21@gmail.com; Tim.Frazee21@gmail.com

 

Susan and Tim are native to Charlotte NC and will be with us year round. Susan enjoys being a grandmother and now in Tanglewood, she’s looking forward to filling her time by reading, walking and visiting with people.  We know they’ll find lots to do here and welcome them into the Tanglewood family.

Meet Henry D. Rousch “Dave” (Connie is not pictured)

4236 Smoke Signal (Dreamcatcher)

Cells: Dave 863-370-0164; Connie 863-514-3546

Email: conrus@aol.com

 

Dave and Connie relocated here from Winter Haven FL and spent two years prior to that in Mesa AZ where they found 120 degrees too much to handle!  Makes our 100 seem downright cool.  They will be with us year  round.  Dave owned his own businesss selling and servicing power equipment. Dave enjoys fishing and hunting and mostly all sports.  They are very active and looking forward to being involved in their new community.  We welcome them into the Tanglewood where they will find tons of activities in which to get involved.

WELCOME TABLE – SEPT 10, 2018

Meet Mike Crapo and Lourdes Izquierod Crapo

4020 Raintree (Dreamcatcher)

Cell 208-406-9743

Email  mike.crapo@gmail.com

Our own Lourdes brought her new husband into Tanglewood!  Married only 6 weeks, Mike joined Lourdes and her mother in Dreamcatcher.  Mike was an IT Proessional from Idaho Falls ID in his past life.  His interests are motorcycles, scuba diving and bicycles.  Lourdes has lived in Tanglewood for about 17 months.  We welcome Mike into our Tanglewood family.

Meet Knox and Betty Fite

1536 Tanglewood Circle

Cell: Betty 770-547-2656; Knox 770-324-7403

Email: knoxfite@bellsouth.net; fitebs@bellsouth.net

Knox and Betty hail from Cartersville GA and will be with us seasonally.  Knox worked for GE in Rome GA as a Senior Designer; Betty was a School Media Specialist in Gordon County Schools in Calhoun GA. Knox is into fishing, reading and travel.  Betty enjoys reading, singing, playing piano and organ, travel, crossword and sudoku puzzles and some board games. They started spending their winters in South Florida in their motorhome staying in Naples, Fort Myers and LaBelle and found out about Tanglewood. They loved our community and decided to buy here.   We welcome into Tanglewood.

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Who To Contact?

The Welcome Committee has created a list of groups, clubs, committees, and other helpful information to help all new residents and/or those that have been here awhile learn what is available in Tanglewood. We call this the “Who to Contact” list. This is updated throughout the year as new groups, clubs or committees are formed and information of existing groups change. Note the date on the right hand bottom of the document which shows the last date changed. All new residents that we visit are given a copy of this list but since this list can change, the latest version is on the Home page of Twrtimes. Just look on the left side under Upcoming Events and click on the Who to Contact 2018-2019 link under Welcome Committee.

Leaving for the Summer or for a month or more?

For those that leave for the summer, we want to make sure people taking off for the summer or who will be gone a month or more have a copy of our Check Off List for Closing Your Tanglewood Home For The Summer_PDF.  This gives many tips on what needs to be done to make sure you find your home in good shape, when you return.

General Information For All New Residents
All new homeowners and those on the “lease to buy” program are visited in their home by a member of the Welcome Committee. A Welcome Bag is provided with information that will help them learn about what is going on in Tanglewood during that visit. Information about the surrounding area is also included with various giveaways from local banks, hospitals, and the Chamber of Commerce. Business cards and/or flyers from other Tanglewood residents who offer a product or service are also included as well as some outside vendors.
Be our guests at Monday Morning Coffee in the main clubhouse at the Welcome Table starting at 8 AM. Just look for the big yellow welcome sign on the table near the front door inside the hall. Get introduced to everyone, have your picture taken and learn what will be going on in the park. It is also a great time to ask any questions you may have. Please bring your badge and coffee cup. The Monday Morning Coffee meeting starts at 8:30 AM. What is going to happen in the upcoming week(s) is announced. If any changes are made on the weekly calendar, it is also announced at this time. It is a great way to meet your neighbors and become a part of the community whether you are here for a short time or forever!
If you are a new RVer in the Outback, please join us at the Welcome Table at 8 AM. We want to meet and greet you. If you have any questions as an RVer, call or visit Les and Arlene Thayer who work for Hometown America as Outback Hosts during the winter months. Call them at 863-585-1071 or visit them at 749 Elephant Walk (in a cabin). Once at Monday Morning Coffee, get a copy of the Welcome Committee’s “Who to Contact List” and “Welcome To Tanglewood”.

Tickets for most events are sold before and after Coffee in the main hall. Many of the tickets are also available at the Activities Director’s Office during the weekdays. Want to pick up a customized Tanglewood Tervis Mug? Buy one from the Activities Director’s Office. The RV/Business office does NOT sell any tickets.

Any questions call Sue Vollmuth, Welcome Committee Chairman, at 810-252-5415 or see her at the Welcome Table on Monday mornings at coffee.

 

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