Southern Meadow

November 2018 Newsletter

Happy November

Quick look at what’s going on in November

At the Club House

Nov 2 – Ladies Afternoon Tea Get-together Friday, November 2nd at 1 PM. Southern Meadow ladies are invited to join your neighbors for afternoon tea. Please bring your teacup.  Teabags will be furnished. Ladies are invited to bring a baked goody to share. Store-bought is fine. Finger sandwiches of all kinds are welcome. We will need someone to bring sugar, honey, lemon, milk, and fruit jams for the scones.  Sharon Cowart is the point person. A signup sheet will be posted in the clubhouse. Contact Sharon via email at Sharon.cowart@comcast.net

Nov 6 – Vote!  Know your candidates and vote!

Nov 11 – Veterans’ Day – November 11th is the one day set aside each year to honor those who have served and continue to serve our nation. Veterans Day offers a great opportunity to teach civilians about the sacrifice service members and their families make year-round. How do you plan to celebrate this year?

Nov 17 – Community Thanksgiving dinner is at the Clubhouse. Doors will open at 4:30 pm and the dinner catered by Jimmy’s Grille will be served at 5 pm. This event is for those members of the community who have signed up and pre-paid.  Set up will start at 1 pm. Lemonade and coffee will be served.  If you want another beverage, please bring your own.


Save the date!

Saturday, 8 December from 9 am to 2 pm, the Southern Meadow Crafters are having a craft show in the clubhouse!  Come in for last minute Christmas stocking stuffers and Hostess Gifts for your holiday visits. See what talent that we have here in our community. Spaces are still available and sign up sheet is at the clubhouse. Many thanks, Betty Zarnitz 751-1663


Bingo

Bingo will be held on Fridays as listed in the calendar at 1 PM at the Clubhouse.  POC Don Sienkiewicz.


Bowling

“SENIOR LEAGUE BOWLERS” meet at 1:00 pm every TUESDAY at Brunswick Zone Doverama Bowl, 1600 S. Governors Avenue, Dover, DE. If any Southern Meadow residents would like to join, just show up.


The Caring Committee

If you know of any Southern Meadow community resident who needs a Get Well card or Thinking of You card, please notify SusanAnn Conlon at 335-8260 or susanann721@gmail.com .


Want a night out at the horse races?

The scheduled “Horse Race Night Out” for  Dover Downs is Thursday, November 15th. Post time for the first race is 4:30.  There is a buffet at Winner’s Circle Restaurant.  A signup sheet will be placed in the clubhouse or you can call Bill Chaney (215) 260-5219.    Deadline to sign up is Monday, November 12.


Men’s Luncheon

Save the date. We are going to Longhorn Steakhouse on Monday 12 November and we will meet at the clubhouse at 11:30 and then leave at 11:45.  This is on Dupont Highway. There will be a sign up sheet on the bulletin board.  Dan.


Women’s Luncheon

The ladies will be going to Olive Garden in Dover on Monday, 12 November at noon. POC Mary Jane Sienkewicz and Diane Pastor.


Clubhouse Exercise Schedule

(Jessica’s schedule changes throughout the summer due to aqua aerobics and her vacation. Look at the schedule weekly on the clubhouse board.)
8:30 MWF: Low Impact aerobics
8:30 TTh: Gentle Chair Yoga
8:30 Sat: Intermediate Yoga
9:20 M: Beginner Yoga
9:30 Tuesday: Core and Stretch Class with Jessica or Water Aerobics.
9:30 Th: Toning Class with Jessica – $5
10:00 F: Zumba Gold with Jessica – $5

October 2018 Newsletter

Happy October

Quick look at what’s going on in October

At the Club House

Oct 3 – Pippin Funeral Home will be coming to our Clubhouse on Wednesday, October 3rd at 4:00 pm to provide us with information regarding pre-arranged funerals. A signup sheet has been posted on the Clubhouse bulletin board. Please sign up if you plan to attend so we can set up enough tables/chairs.

Oct 5 – 6 Yard Sale: Clean out the attic or garage and open the garage door on Friday and Saturday. The signs will be put up and we will have a community yard sale. Please send out the word in Craig’s List, Facebook, etc. Marisol is putting it in the newspaper.

Oct 17 – Payment for Thanksgiving dinner due.

Oct 31 – 7:00 – Halloween Party with costumes, prizes, and dancing with DJ Jay! Bring your own drinks and snacks to share. There will be a 50/50 for the clubhouse fund. POC Myrle and Patt


Women’s Luncheon

The ladies will be going to TGI Friday’s in Dover on Monday, 15 October. POC Mary Jane Sienkewicz and Diane Pastor.


Men’s Luncheons

All the men save the date. We are going to Matt’s Fish Camp on Monday Oct.15th and we will meet at the club house at 11:30 and then leave at 11:45.  This is in Lewis DE. There will be a signup sheet on the bulletin board.  Dan.


Woodcarving

Woodcarving meets each Wednesday from 1:30 to 4 pm. If you have any carving tools that need sharpening, please come to the clubhouse at 1 pm. Please bring your Unfinished Projects and Work In Progress. New Students are welcome but please contact Fred Ainge in advance of class so that we can have supplies and safety info available to get started. If you are interested in joining us, please contact Fred Ainge at 751-1575 or stop by at 179 Daffodil to get more information on how to get started!


Left/Right/Center

Left, Right, Center is on the second and fourth Mondays of the month.  $7.50 will get you 5 games and all money is returned to winners.   Thanks!  Don Z. All are welcome.


Frederica Senior Center

Southern Meadow Bakers are baking once a month for the Center usually on the fourth Thursday, 27 September. Put the date on your calendar. Please call if you can’t do it this month. Thanks. POC is Myrle Scott. 302-751-1033.


Pinochle

Groups are gathering to play pinochle on Tuesday and Friday evenings at the Club House at 7. Interested? We have two to three tables each evening so far. Come and join in. POC Norm Jensen


Clubhouse Exercise Schedule

(Jessica’s schedule changes throughout the summer due to aqua aerobics and her vacation. Look at the schedule weekly on the clubhouse board.)
8:30 MWF: Low Impact aerobics
8:30 TTh: Gentle Chair Yoga
8:30 Sat: Intermediate Yoga
9:20 M: Beginner Yoga
9:30 Tuesday: Core and Stretch Class with Jessica or Water Aerobics.
9:30 Th: Toning Class with Jessica – $5
10:00 F: Zumba Gold with Jessica – $5

September 2018 Newsletter

Happy Labor Day

Quick look at what’s going on in September

SEPTEMBER 2018 – EVENTS:
9-3-18 LABOR DAY / Tournament Day (Southern Meadows Senior Day Camp) A Day Full of fun and games.
9-10-18 Frederica Pizza and Pasta House Fundraiser – Sign-up sheet at club house
9-18-18 Men’s and Ladies Luncheon
9-23-18 Club House “Raffle Baskets” ticket sale and drawings
9-25-18 Harrington Raceway
9-29-18 The walk to End Alzheimer’s @ Rehoboth Beach , Grove’s Park


At the Club House

Upcoming Johnny’s Angels Fundraising events. Spread the word to your family and friends. They might want to buy raffle tickets or come to one, or all, of the fundraisers. Every dollar raised, helps to find a cure for this cruel and horrible disease and brings us closer to the first survivor of Alzheimer’s! Thank you for your continued support! Linda Synden


In the Area:

Frederica Pizza and Pasta House Fundraiser. Monday September 10th, all day including take out. Vouchers will be available at the clubhouse and at Frederica’s register. There will be a sign-up sheet at the clubhouse.

We have 7/8 Raffle Baskets! Up to 7/8 Chances to Win! The “Romantic Getaway” basket includes a night stay at Dover Downs “4 Star hotel”, 2 tickets to the buffet, a massage or facial at Toppers Spa, Lenox champagne glasses and champagne, plus more. Worth $400. The remaining baskets are each packed with a variety of wonderful items. You will not be disappointed! All baskets will be raffled Sunday September 23rd at the clubhouse. Ticket sales from 1pm to 2pm and raffles begin at 2pm. You do not need to be present to win. Tickets are $10 each or 3 for $20.


Women’s Luncheon

The ladies will be going to Maple Dale Country club in Dover on Tuesday, September 18th. POC Mary Jane Sienkewicz and Diane Pastor.


Men’s Luncheons

We have 7/8 Raffle Baskets! Up to 7/8 Chances to Win! The “Romantic Getaway” basket includes a night stay at Dover Downs “4 Star hotel”, 2 tickets to the buffet, a massage or facial at Toppers Spa, Lenox champagne glasses and champagne, plus more. Worth $400. The remaining baskets are each packed with a variety of wonderful items. You will not be disappointed! All baskets will be raffled Sunday September 23rd at the clubhouse. Ticket sales from 1pm to 2pm and raffles begin at 2pm. You do not need to be present to win. Tickets are $10 each or 3 for $20.


Woodcarving

Woodcarving is back!! It will resume in the clubhouse on Wednesday, September 19. We will be meeting each Wednesday from 1:30 to 4 pm. If you have any carving tools that need sharpening, please come to the clubhouse at 1 pm. Please bring your Unfinished Projects and Work In Progress. New Students are welcome but please contact Fred Ainge in advance of class so that we can have supplies and safety info available to get started. If you are interested in joining us, please contact Fred Ainge at 751-1575 or stop by at 179 Daffodil to get more information on how to get started!


Left/Right/Center

Left, Right, Center will be September 10th and 24th.  $7.50 will get you 5 games and all money is returned to winners.   Thanks!  Don Z
All are welcome.


Frederica Senior Center

Southern Meadow Bakers are baking once a month for the Center usually on the fourth Thursday, 27 September. Put the date on your calendar.  Please call if you can’t do it this month.  Thanks.   POC is Myrle Scott.  302-751-1033.


Pinochle

Groups are gathering to play pinochle on Tuesday and Friday evenings at the Club House at 7. Interested? We have two to three tables each evening so far. Come and join in. POC Norm Jensen


Clubhouse Exercise Schedule

(Jessica’s schedule changes throughout the summer due to aqua aerobics and her vacation.  Look at the schedule weekly on the clubhouse board.)
8:30 MWF: Low Impact aerobics
8:30 TTh: Gentle Chair Yoga
8:30 Sat: Intermediate Yoga
9:20 M: Beginner Yoga
9:30 Tuesday: Core and Stretch Class with Jessica or Water Aerobics.
9:30 Th: Toning Class with Jessica – $5
10:00 F: Zumba Gold with Jessica – $5