WELCOME TABLE – JUNE 24, 2019
Meet Rhonda Pressley & Dave Gruesbeck
2725 Whistle Stop
Cell phones: 989-429-1342 (Dave) & 843-364-8783 (Rhonda)
Rhonda and Dave are originally from Eaton Rapids MI and will be with us seasonally until they can retire and make this their year round home. Rhonda was self-employed and is retired. Dave is currently still busy with his work in excavating. Rhonda loves sewing, gardening, travel and dancing. Dave loves love and they are both into travel and their grandkids. Rhonda adds she loves it here! And we’re delighted to have them.
Meet Dennis and Susan Imler
2817 Whistle Stop
Phones: 920-757-3979 and 920-815-5064
Dennis and Susan are from Wisconsin and will be with us year round! Dennis is a retired cabinet maker; Susan was in sales and marketing and was also a hairdresser. Dennis enjoys woodworking and they enjoy crafts of many kinds including wreath making. Welcome to our Tanglewood family.
WELCOME TABLE – JUNE 17, 2019
Meet Bob and Maureen Baker
1804 Sunflower Circle (Wildflower)
Cell phones: Maureen 810-488-2390 & Bob 810-334-4500
Maureen and Bob hail from Port Huron Michigan and will be with us year round! Maureen is a retired United Methodist minister and is interested in reading and quilting. Bob is retired from working in a foundry in the steel industry. His interests are gardening and fishing. They are looking forward to an active and “warm” retirement. They have 3 children, 15 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren! We welcome them into our Tanglewood family!
WELCOME TABLE – JUNE 3, 2019
Meet Cathy and Dick Brunelle (Dick not in picture)
3777 Running Deer (Dreamcatcher)
Phone: 603-566-1072 and 603-566-4805
Cathy and Dick are originally from New Hampshire and have lived in Cape Coral for the past ten years. They will be with us in Tanglewood year round! Cathy is a retired nurse; and Dick was self-employed. They are interested in volunteering as soon as they get settled in. They have two Cavalier dogs, Lily who is 5, and Charlie who is 4. We are delighted to have them become a part of our Tanglewood family.
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 March 1, 2019-February 29, 2020 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. New arriving RVers can go to the RV/Business Office to check in during normal business hours or call 863-585-1071, if arriving after hours. A Welcome Committee member, welcomes all first-time 6 month RVers bringingWE them a packet of information relevant to RVers and a drink cooler with the TW logo on it, provided by HTA.
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.