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Dee Hicks
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Vol. XX, No. 28 King's Gate Club - a 55+ community, Nokomis, Florida July 21, 2007

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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7:00P Pinochle
 
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8:00A Aerobics
8:30A Water Ex
1:00P Dup. Bridge
7:00P Billiards (L)
7:00P Cribbage
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12:30P Ceramics
1:00P Bowling
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8:00A Aerobics
8:30A Water Ex
7:00P Poker(L)
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9:30A Hard Rock Casino
5:00P Solos
7:00P Poker (M)
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8:00A Aerobics
8:30A Water Ex
1:00P Scrabble
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8:15A Coffee
9:00A RT Mtg

THANK YOU:   Bill and I would like to thank all who are still in residence at KGC this summer and all who are north, south, east and west for your cards, phone calls, e-mail and concerns for his well being.   He is gradually getting his strength back and will be out and around soon.       Thanks again.   Eleanor and Bill Barth

CONDOLENCES:   Our deepest sympathy to Vickie Miller on the death of her mother, Dorothy Tingley, 175 Camelot Dr., Nokomis, FL.   Dorothy was a member of King's Gate Club since 1986.   She died on July 10, 2007.   Cards may the sent to her daughter, Vickie Miller, 2319 Grabel Rd., Springfield, OH 45502.   Memorials may be sent to Community Mercy Hospice, 1343 N. Fountain Blvd., Springfield, OH 45504, or to the charity of your choice.       Jane Haggerty, Summer time Health Line

SOLO'S:   On Thursday July 26th at 5:00 PM, the Solo's will be going to Robbie's Reef.   It is located on Highway 41, south of and on the opposite side of the highway from the Brickyard.   Sign up, and please wear your name tags.   If you are going to the Hard Rock Casino, you will be back in plenty of time for the Solo's Dinner.   If you need further information, call Mary Jane  486-1739

TRAVEL:   Hard Rock Casino, Thursday, July 26th, 2007, leaving at 9:00 AM, loading about 8:45 AM.   If you have a pink slip for deferred free play, be sure to bring with you.   The dollar game requires a $l.00 bill with your name on it.   You will get $20.00 in free play, $5.00 food voucher, bus transportation, tips included, and a great day off the compound.   Join the fun, need a few more people.   We will return in time for the Solo's Party, leaving the casino at 3:00 PM.   $25.00 payments due in full today Saturday July 21st.   Checks to Kings Gate Club Travel.   Don't forget your player's cards, and it is very cool in the casino so you may want a sweater.       Any questions call Mary Lou   484-6807

OHIO CLUB:   View the Ohio Party pictures on What's New, thanks Sandy McIntyre for putting this up on the web page in What's New.       Mary Lou


To commemorate her 69th birthday on October 1, actress/vocalist, Julie Andrews made a special appearance at Manhattan's Radio City Music Hall for the benefit of the AARP.

One of the musical numbers she performed was "My Favorite Things" from the legendary movie "Sound Of Music".   Here are the lyrics she used:

Maalox and nose drops and needles for knitting,
Walkers and handrails and new dental fittings,
Bundles of magazines tied up in string,
These are a few of my favorite things.

Cadillacs and cataracts, and hearing aids and glasses,
Polident and Fixodent and false teeth in glasses,
Pacemakers, golf carts and porches with swings,
These are a few of my favorite things.

When the pipes leak,
When the bones creak,
When the knees go bad,
I simply remember my favorite things,
And then I don't feel so bad.

Hot tea and crumpets and corn pads for bunions,
No spicy hot food or food cooked with onions,
Bathrobes and heating pads and hot meals they bring,
These are a few of my favorite things.

Back pains, confused brains, and no need for sinnin', (slightly edited for content)
Thin bones and fractures and hair that is thinnin',
And we won't mention our short shrunken frames,
When we remember our favorite things.

When the joints ache,
When the hips break,
When the eyes grow dim,
Then I remember the great life I've had,
And then I don't feel so bad.

Ms. Andrews received a standing ovation from the crowd that lasted over four minutes and repeated encores.


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