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Temple Shalom is having a
Vendors Fair on Monday,
September 23rd. Wonderful merchandise is promised, including jewelry;
Mahj Jongg, skin care, Pampered Chef and health related products; handbags, home
decor, crafts, and much more (click on flier
to the right).
Landscape Garden Club is resuming its meetings
THIS Monday, September 16th.
topic for the month is Butterflies in the
Garden. They will also have a plant exchange and there will be knowledgeable
people there to answer your questions, identify a plant or a problem.
Rather than risking a fall,
Kay Mahoney would like someone she
can call periodically to sit with Norm if she needs to go out for a period
of time. Can you help her or recommend someone to her?
Getzes is selling Mahj Jongg cards
again this year. Getting your cards for 2020 through Marion benefits
the Temple Shalom Sisterhood and
Mary Eill reminds residents living inside Livingston
and Evelynton Loops,
Sag Harbor Way,
Bellerose Trail and
Eaton Terrace of the
External Defibrillator) program for that area. If you have new or returning
neighbors on those streets, please pass this information along so they can be
Florida's CFO Jimmy Petronis:
to Lynnhaven Neighbors for renewing this website's
domain name (website address: lynnhavenvillage.org) and the hosting of
the website (a service that makes it available online). Thank you,
Lynnhaven Neighbors. (Starting October 1st, Lynnhaven Neighbors will be
accepting memberships for 2020.)
Just a few weeks ago, we narrowly missed a direct hit from a very
powerful storm in Hurricane Dorian. Unfortunately, our neighbors in the
Bahamas suffered severe devastation and I encourage all Floridians to
support relief efforts through
. As you read this today, there is another tropical
disturbance we’re monitoring in the Caribbean. This should serve as a
reminder to Floridians that we are at the peak of hurricane season and must
for the threat of a major storm.
Only 5 seats left
bus trip to HSN Outlet & Mazzaro's Italian
Tuesday, October 15th.
is now open to guests. Reserve your seat with
West Drive. Once
the bus is full, a Waiting List will be started should someone have to
cancel (1st on the list, 1st called).
one of our favorite entertainers,
will be back to entertain us and sing to our fabulous October birthday
babes. You don't want to miss this!
October 1st, Marion will be accepting
You can drop off or mail your check before then, but it won't be
processed until October 1st.
More information has been provided about December's
at Savannah Center. More details will be coming as we get closer to
October's luncheon, when you can start signing up.
followed by the
Picnic-style dinner with the Sounds of Time
at Laurel Manor
is THIS Saturday,
See you there....
If you attended either one or both of the events,
please take the survey
while they are still fresh in your mind. Your responses are completely
anonymous. Thank you.
THIS Saturday, September 14th,
you can sign up for
The Ridiculous Comedy & Magic Show
with Todd Bogue in October. We'll be back at Laurel Manor and it is
table-share, where each table plans its own menu.
Plan a table of 8 or just make your own reservations.
If you want to sit together with friends, one person should collect the
checks for everyone in the party and submit it in one envelope.
Make your reservations with
Ann Lewe at
Barb will be accepting
for 2020. You can drop off or mail your check before then, but it won't be
processed until October 1st.
Ladies Book Club
RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg
by Irin Carmon & Shana
Mary Dooley led
the discussion, but we also had Sue Laluk, who had returned to her
in Buffalo, NY,
to sit in on A Conversation with RBG that she attended the previous
week. Read about it and see some pictures that were taken.
The FTC recommends taking
Monitoring of your credit if your personal and credit information was
exposed due to Equifax's data breach. So many people's personal information was
exposed that the amount of restitution you would receive when you place a claim
is only $1.25 (last estimate I've heard).
- We see the devastation from hurricane
want to help, but where is the
best place to put our money
do the most good?
An official involved in the disaster relief effort in the Bahamas recommended a
couple charities, and said what they need most is money.
Charity Navigator also lists other charities that are helping. Look for the
ones with a 4 star rating.
After disasters like Dorian in the Bahamas, disaster relief scammers come out of
the woodwork. We see the devastation and want to help, but the FTC warns against
falling for a
disaster relief scam and provides several steps you can take to
protect yourself from this type of fraud. It also has a
YouTube video on the topic.
is here. The FTC
asks if you are ready and provides tips for dealing with weather
- In case of a
coming our way, AARP suggests you
get a "go bag" ready
should you need to evacuate. But, keep in mind that our homes were build
post hurricane Andrew and are built to withstand winds of 110 mph, so our
homes are pretty safe. Should a hurricane approach central Florida, do get
supplies early to hold you over should you lose power or not be able
to venture out. Water, batteries, etc. empty out of the stores very
- And don't forget about your pets. The ASPCA provides
disaster preparedness steps and tips. I've also included a list of
shelters in Lake, Sumter & Marion Counties. Pack a "go bag" for your
Marion & Irv Getzes are involved in
in Heavenly Peace, an organization that
makes beds for
children who don't have any. There is a woman here in The Villages who
is making afghans for the organization and children. Marion & Irv are
collecting worsted #4 yarn donations for her.
Have any you can spare?
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