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Mary Brewer, Editor
Shirley Bethke
Alma Dupuis
Jane Haggerty
Sandy McIntyre
Arthur Carlson
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Vol. XIII, No. 41 King's Gate Club - a 55+ community, Nokomis, Florida October 21, 2000

HEALTHLINE:    Charlie Goodnow (226 Duchess) was taken by ambulance to Bon Secours Sunday morning at 2 AM.   Charlie has pneumonia and is slowly recovering.   He may be home later this week   Cards may be sent to 226 Duchess.   Penny Sweitzer (72 King Arthur) had a freak accident while she was trying to remove a picture.   She fell and hit a glass table which broke and Penny was badly cut.   Wy and Jan Rood took her to emergency where they treated her wound.   I know cards would help lift her spirits.    —–  Jane Haggerty 480-1655.

STYLE SHOW:   The Sunday Sarasota Herald Tribune contains photos and a story about the KGC Ladies Luncheon and Style Show held Thurs. Oct. 12.   Gladys Richter, 32 Castle Drive, was crowned Queen of King's Gate Club for 2000.   Joann Lemonds, Chairperson of the event, would like to receive copies of this article from anyone who will save it.   The same is true of the article which appeared in the Wednesday Venice Gondolier.

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 P.M. on November 20, 2000.   The dinner will be after the theater at approximately 3 PM (on your own payment to restaurant).    There will be NO bus, so plan on a carpool.   Sign up on the Travel board.   Ticket payment and reservation deadline is October 31, 2000.   Come join in the FUN     —–   Dick Bartlett   —–   Nip Barker

WELCOME HOME:   We were glad to see so many KGC winter residents return last week, and look forward to seeing many more of you arrive during the next month or so.

BOWLING:    League bowling started last Tuesday, 17th.   Practice is at 12 noon, with starting time at 12:15 PM.   All substitutes can bowl.   Be there and see Bill Thurston for sub or as pacer.
High series:   Bill Thurston, 518; Ernie Morawa, 502.
High games:  Sandy Titus, 187; Pat Edwards, 186.
Justin Mohr bowled 50 pins over his average.     –—  Ann Fisher

JETTY PICNIC:   On Thurs. Oct. 26th there will be the next Jetty Picnic.   Come on along and enjoy meeting with your neighbors and having a grand pot luck.   You know we meet at the North Jetty Pavilion at 5 PM for a social hour and we eat at about 6 PM.   Bring your dinner service, a dish to share and a beverage.   Last time we had 50 Kings Gaters out to share in the fun.   Don't forget to wear your name tags--we had several new Kings Gaters with us at the last picnic and it helps us all to remember names if you wear a tag.   See you there. - Jan Rood

THE CRAFTS GROUP is meeting on Thursdays at 12:30 PM in the Ceramics Room each week.   Marilyn Caithness is leading us this month.   We are working on chenille angels, ribbon pine cone ornaments, Christmas tree pins and other new ideas.   Come over to learn and help make some things for the Christmas Boutique.    —–Jan Rood


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