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Vol. XIII, No. 40 King's Gate Club - a 55+ community, Nokomis, Florida October 14, 2000

Sunday, 15th, Organ Concert
Thursday, 19th, Solo Dinner

HEALTH LINE:   I am happy to report that Rita Orzechowski (163 Duchess) has graduated from a walker to a cane but she still needs a little more practice.    She is grateful for the prayers and cards sent her way.......may they continue.      Jane Haggerty   480-1655

CONDOLENCES to the family of Velma Livingood (200 Squire Court) who passed away September 30, 2000 at Bon Secours Hospital in Venice.    A memorial will be sent to the American Heart Association in Sarasota.

An E-Mail from Klee Fitze (formerly 153 Duchess)  —  A note to thank our many friends in KGC who sent cards and notes to me during my recent surgery.   I have a brand new right knee.   I told the surgeon I would not judge the quality of his work for several months, as Dr. Jaquith (Venice) had done such a fine job on my left knee replacement.    I am fine, however, and Ruth and I look forward to seeing several KGC folks on Nip´s Thanksgiving trip to the Southeast Caribbean.
THANKS!!  For the many prayers, cards, “and GOODIES” sent to me after surgery.   I am doing better each day and hopefully will soon be walking the Park.   Justin and I appreciate your care and concern.  —–  Betty Mohr

SOLO CLUB GET TOGETHER   –   Coral Rock Café, Nokomis, Thursday Oct. 19th 5:30.   Ten Sunset Specials under $10    Draft Beer $1.00   –   Most Cocktails $1.00 off.   Meet and eat   –   Wear name tags.   Please sign up.   Questions call Dick Bartlett   –   485-1039

Swimming Exercise will be held at 9:30 A.M. starting Monday, October 16th.   —–  Joan Aubry

The Ceramics Group meets on Tuesday in the Ceramics room from 12:30 until 3.   Anyone interested in learning is welcome.   We will help you.   No experience necessary.  —–  Vivian Wahrer

SHUFFLEBOARD PLAYERS:    Shuffleboard will start on November 13.   Get out there and practice.   If you need help, call Joe or Marion at 483-1848.   As it gets closer to the date we will have more information for you.  —–  Joe and Marion Gladkowski

SCRABBLE PLAYERS:   Now that some of our King’s Gate friends have returned and we also have a few new owners, I want to let you know that we are already playing every Friday at 1 PM in the Ceramics room.   If you would like to play, please join us.   We need more players.   For info, call Marcel at 488-2895.

CRIBBAGE starts Oct. 16 in the Club at 7:00 p.m.   Come on and join us.   You don´t have to be an expert.   We´ll just have fun.   Sign up sheet in club house.   Any questions call Mary Pozio, 485-1245.

King´s Gate Solos and KGC Travel together are sponsoring a Theater and Dinner event.   The “Theater” will be to a performance of “A Christmas Carol” by the national touring company “Broadway on Tour” at Manatee Civic Center in Palmetto.   The “Dinner” will be at Crab Trap II in Ellenton.   The show will cost $12.00 (payable to KGC Travel) and the performance will be 12:15 pm on November 20, 2000.   The dinner will be after the theater at approximately 3:00 pm (on your own payment to restaurant).   There will be NO bus, so plan on a carpool.   Sing up on the Travel board.   Ticket payment and reservation deadline is October 31, 2000.   Come join in the FUN!   –   Dick Bartlett   –   Nip Barker

KGC TRAVEL:   “Key West Ladies” November 7, 2000 - need ONE lady to fill vacancy caused by sickness.   Help us out and call or see Nip.
End of October is coming fast.   May 2001 Miami - Panama Canal - Los Angeles 17-day cruise needs reservations.    TWO go for the Price of ONE with free air return.   Offer good thru 10/31/00.    We have one single lady who would appreciate a roommate.   Details in flyer at Travel Board.  —  Nip Barker   –   KGC Travel.

COMPUTER USERS:   First meeting of the season – Friday, October 20th at 10:30 a.m.   We need a GOOD turnout of computer people:   beginner, advanced, even those who think they know it all   —   We need to talk!   Where do we go from here???   This is important.   Show your SUPPORT!!!   We will also talk about the new Windows ME program and get ready for the new season by showing you how to tune up your machine.    We have computer parts and pieces (from donations), much software for sale at bargain prices. —–  Nip

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