Shirley Kabet

Veterans’ Day, Tanglewood Style

This morning saw a record number of residents attend Monday Morning Coffee to help celebrate Veterans Day.  Many of the men and not a few women sported the Tanglewood Veterans shirt. The morning began with the Pledge of Allegiance, as usual, then the singing of the National Anthem, led by Joyce Boivin.  We heard “Taps” …

Second Tuesday Food Drive

There is so much going on in the park these days that it’s easy to forget some of the low-key regular activities.  For example, the Second Tuesday Food Drive will be Tuesday, November 12. For you newly returned residents, or just plain new residents, once a month we ask you to set out a sack…

The Gnome is Home, Thank You

The TWRTimes’ Summer contest has come to an end.  All the Gnomes who strayed from their home at Tom McKeever’s house have returned.  Thanks to all of you who played. Gnoah, the October Gnome, had been hiding out in Pelletier’s front yard on Antelope Drive.  He was found by only eight people.  The winning name…

Updated RV Club Information – Big News

Members of the RV Club have been busy behind the scenes for months with planning for the club’s annual Food Drive which will benefit the Heartland Food Bank. First, a THANK YOU you to everyone who attended this year’s Lip Sync Contest.  You are probably still laughing and smiling about some of the entertainment the…

Two Quilt Raffles Available

We all like homemade quilts.  Not many of us are able to make one though.  And to go to a quilt shop and buy one, or even to special order a quilt from a seamstress, well, can you say “There goes next month’s lot rent”… Tanglewood aims to help.  There are two quilts being raffled…

Lip Synch Success

You’ve heard us talking about the lip synch contest for a month or more, and now it’s history. Yes, if you weren’t at the Clubhouse last night you missed it.  There were eleven acts and plenty of laughs, quiet introspection, and general silliness.  Without going into great detail, there was a three-way tie for first…

November Country Breakfast

Country Breakfast November 16, 2019 Coffee: 8 A.M. Breakfast Served: 8:30 A.M. – 9:30 A.M. Remember to bring your coffee cup Fruit OJ or V8 Grits or Oatmeal Scrambled Eggs Hash Brown Patties Toast Special: Sausage Gravy, Biscuits Ham  (Mmm, Ham!) Price: $4.00 Tickets must be purchased by November 11, 2019 Next breakfast will be…

Thanksgiving Pot Luck Demystified

Here’s the information on the Thanksgiving turkey pot luck sponsored by Hometown America. Of course, there’s a sign up sheet on the Credenza.  There’s one page for each table of twelve.  When the table is full, the page will be marked “Full” or “Closed”.  If you have twelve people for your table, just start a…