April 2019 Newsletter

MYERLEE CIRCLE NEWSLETTER APRIL 2019

FROM THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

EMERGENCY AND DIRECTORY FORM: Please return the completed Emergency and Directory Form as soon as you are able. If you believe the Board does not have an up-to-date key to your unit, include one with your completed Emergency Form and deliver or mail to the Board Office at 6945 Dog Leg Way, Fort Myers, FL 33919. If any questions please call the board telephone, 239-481-8387, and leave a message for Pearl Prevoir.

CLUBHOUSE: It is wonderful to see how often our clubhouse is being used for many different type of gatherings and activities, such as chair yoga, cards, Ti Chi Chi, Bunco, dancing, mystery games, paint group and many delicious meals. In keeping with a fair and equitable approach for owners and tenants to rent or use the clubhouse individuals must contact the Clubhouse Director to obtain permission of use. After any gathering the responsible person(s) is expected to: clean tables, dishes, silverware, vacuum rug as needed, replace furniture, if moved, wipe down kitchen counters, put garbage and recyclables outside back kitchen door, wash kitchen floor, if necessary, turn off all lights, fans and turn down air conditioner, if setting changed. Be sure pantry door and front and back doors of clubhouse are locked. The Board of Directors appreciates your cooperation in keeping our clubhouse looking and “smelling” inviting.

MYERLEE CONDOMINIUM ASSOCIATION LANDSCAPE POLICIES: The association has a contract for all landscape services with a well respected landscape company. Their responsibilities consist of install, remove, fertilize, trim prune and otherwise maintain or tend to outdoor landscaping. When or if the Board of Directors permits Unit Owners to be involved with exterior landscaping, it is understood that such permission is revocable at the will of the Board, with or without cause. Necessary maintenance of the Common Elements or Association Property is the responsibility of the Board of Directors. The Association Property includes but not limited to outdoor shrubs, trees and lawns. (*page 16 of Owner’s Directory).

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IN MEMORIAM: Our dear friend and former neighbor Louise Faust passed away on March 6, 2019 in Wyzata, Minnesota. Louise and her late husband Bill were residents of the Myerlee Circle for over fifteen years. She was a very active member of this community, as a member of the Board, Women’s Club, Canasta group and the Book club. Our love, thoughts and prayers are with her daughters Dev, Sue and Marcia, and their families. Rest in peace dear friend.

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WOMEN’S CLUB MEETING: The Women’s Club meeting will be on Monday, April 1. All are welcome. Come and join us at 10:00 for coffee. Meeting starts at 10:30. Please come and help us organize some of our Myerlee Circle activities.

BOOK CLUB: Our Book Club will be meeting on Tuesday, April 9, at the Myerlee Country Club at 10:30 am., followed by a lunch of your choice. All are welcome. This month we will be reading a book of our choice. However, it must be a book that has been banned. Some examples of banned books are, Clockwork Orange, The Hunger Games, Harry Potter, The DaVinci Code, The Great Gatsby, The Catcher in the Rye, The Grapes of Wrath, To Kill a Mockingbird, The Color Purple, and the list goes on and on.
You may look on line for Banned and Challenged books for your choice of this month reading. This should be a very interesting meeting, don’t miss it. Any questions, please contact Eileen Lightell at 239-415-9318.

MEN’S PANCAKE BREAKFAST: The men will be holding their pancake breakfast Saturday morning, April 13, from 8:30 to 9:30 am. This will be the last one of the season. Make sure to join us for a delicious breakfast of pancakes, eggs, savory sausage, sweet rolls, coffee and orange juice, and best of all great company

BURGERS AND DOGS: Saturday April 13, at 4:00 pm on the lanai by the pool, complements of the men’s club. Burgers, dogs, and sides will be provided. Bring your own beverage! Please call the office phone number 239-481-8387 and leave a message to place your reservation so we can get a head count for the afternoon. Lawn games will be available!

POT LUCK DINNER: Our last Pot Luck dinner of the season will be on Thursday, April 18, at 5:00 pm. Dinners are held at the clubhouse. If you are planning to attend, please call our office number 239-481-8387 and leave a message to place your reservation and let us know how many will attend. We would like to receive your request no later than April 17. Bring your favorite dish to share, and…..don’t forget your “adult beverage” ☺ –See you there.

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WEEKLY ACTIVITIES: Don’t forget these groups meetings every week at The Circle clubhouse for fun activities:

— Strength & Balance – Chair Yoga: This class meets at the clubhouse on Mondays and Thursday’s at 10:00 am, throw the end of April. There will be no class on the first Monday of the month. Any questions, please call or text Cindy Perry at 575-779-1022.

— Water Aerobics: Water Aerobics will meet every Tuesday and Friday at 10:00 am barring cold and or inclement weather.

— Happy Hour: Meets every Thursday at the Clubhouse at 4:30 pm. Bring a snack of your choice along with your beverage and get in on the latest scoop. — The Myerlee Circle Art Group: Meets at the Clubhouse every Thursday at 1:00 pm. If you wish to join us, please call Barbara at 239-437-8242 for more information.

— Knitting/Crocheting Group: The “Knitting/Crocheting for Charity” group will be meeting on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, at The Myerlee Country Club at 2:00 pm. All are welcome. If you have any questions, please contact Joni Johnson at jmjfhjbeach@aol.com. Please mention Knitting Group in the subject line OR call Joni at 239-765-9214. See you there!!!

— Bocce Players and Watchers: On Friday afternoons around 4:00, why not come out to the Bocce court for some fun and laughs. It is right behind the clubhouse and pool. If you wish to use the court at any other time, the bocce balls and broom to smooth the court are inside the pool’s utility closet on the pool lanai. — Shuffleboard: The shuffleboard courts have been repaired and repainted and are ready for your use. Pucks and sticks are in the clubhouse pantry! We also have cornhole game equipment in the closet on the patio. Help yourself to using these. You can set this up on the lawn to enjoy. *****

**This is the last issue of the season. The next newsletter will be published in October. Any news or messages from the Board will be send by email. Don’t forget to check our website, Myerleecircle.com, there may be news or pictures posted during the summer. Have a good summer everyone.

COMMUNITY NEWS: Please remember when you have news of community activities, club meetings, special events, personal loss, landmark birthdays, yard sales or anything of general interest, contact Julia Tepper at 239-400-0119 or email your article to ocmjulia@gmail.com by the 25th of the month

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