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Feb. 5: Super Bowl XLVI on the big screen at the Family Center.
Feb. 18: Presidents' Weekend events include George Washington Cherry Tree Hunt, Abe Lincoln Silver Dollar toss, plus Presidential Trivia and Wii games.
Jan. 19: National Popcorn Day at Whalers Rest! We will be serving popcorn in the South Clubhouse at 1 p.m. for all members. Come enjoy some popcorn and trivia.
Jan. 21: National Squirrel Appreciation Day celebration! Come join us for lots of fun at 2 p.m. in our South Clubhouse.
Feb. 2: Join us for our Groundhog Day luncheon in our South Clubhouse at noon!
Feb. 11: Valentine's Day Celebration Luncheon in our South Clubhouse at noon! Join us for a yummy time and games too!
Feb. 18: Presidents Day Party will be held at 2 p.m. in our South Clubhouse. Come join us as we celebrate our past leaders with games and fun.
Saturday matinees - 1 p.m. in the Adult Lodge. All ages welcome!
Don't forget, Chehalis is open all winter for your enjoyment. We have a beautiful winter wonderland with a great sledding hill (please call ahead if snow is expected to insure the roads are clear!)
Jan. 2: Come on down to the Family Center for the Rose Bowl Game on the Big Screen.
Feb. 5: Super Bowl Sunday Party in the Family Center. We'll provide chips and dips; you bring snacks to share! Time to be announced. Feb. 11: Join us for Valentine's Day with your sweetheart. We'll be making Valentine's cards for the family.
January 7-8, 14-15, 21-22 and 28-29
Lake of the Springs
During the months of January and February, every Saturday is Baked Potato Social and Family Bingo.
Feb. 11: Valentine's Dinner and Dance.
Jan. 6: Bingo in the Dining Room at 6 p.m.
Jan. 7: Manager's Meeting BBQ at 1:30.
Jan. 11: RV & Site See Picture: Bring pictures of your travel experiences.
Jan. 13: Movies in the Park (weather permitting): Comedy Series at 4:30 p.m.
Jan. 14: Flea Market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sign up at Gate.
Jan.18: Sweet Treat Social in Dining Room.
Jan. 20: Movies in the Park (weather permitting). Action/Drama at 4:30 p.m.
Jan. 21: Mexican Train/RV Show, 6 p.m. Jan. 27: Bingo in the Dining Room at 6 p.m.
Jan. 28: Blind Wine Tasting at 4 p.m. Members bring red wine to the Dining Room.
Feb. 3: Movies in the Park (weather permitting). Comedy Series at 4:30 p.m.
Feb. 4: Managers Meeting/Potato Bake at 1:30 p.m.
Feb. 5: Super Bowl Party in the new Adult Lodge at 3 p.m.
Feb. 10: Movies in the Park (weather permitting). Action Series at 4:30 p.m.
Feb. 11: Flea Market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sign up at the Gate.
Feb. 14: Sweetheart Potluck in Dining Room at 5 p.m.
Feb. 17: Movies in the Park (weather permitting): Classic Series at 4:30 p.m.
Feb. 18: Wine Tasting with one of our local wineries. 2 p.m. in the Dining Room.
Feb. 22: RV Upkeep & Repair Talk with Members. Come meet local RV Repair Shop.
Feb.24: Movies in the Park (weather permitting). Romantic Series at 4:30 p.m.
Jan. 14: Join the Remember When Band on Saturday night to rock the night away.
Jan. 21: Sandi Castleberry performs at the Recreation Lodge.
Feb. 11: Horseshoe Tournament.
Feb. 18: Casino Night: Our annual fundraiser for Kids/Spark of Love Program includes casino games and raffle prizes.
Throughout January and February: Coyote Canyon Cafe is open daily for breakfast and lunch, plus dinner Thursday through Saturday. Saturdays in January will include “Bizaar” craft classes, Poker Run through the park, jam session, karaoke nights and our version of The Amazing Race. Other activities include daily exercise classes, 8-ball tourneys and card games, weekly potluck and bunco nights, plus Friday night line dancing classes. Border Patrol Talks are held the first Tuesday of the month. Plus we'll offer several Fantasy Tour Travelogues - don't miss these great presentations.
2012 Farmers Insurance Open
Come out to Torrey Pines Golf Course and watch some of the world's best golfers tee it up on one of the most beautiful courses in the world. This is one of the first tour stops on the 2012 PGA Tour. Pro-Am is Monday and offers free admission. Daily admission prices vary depending on day. For more information call (858) 886-4653 or visit www.farmersinsuranceopen.com. Course is just 40 miles from the preserve in La Jolla.
January: Regular Friday Night Spaghetti Feed now includes rice and fish on menu. Serving begins at 6 p.m. at Reba's Cafe in the Family Lodge. Every Saturday and Sunday, from 8:30 to 10 a.m., we have breakfast with a full menu. The first and third Saturday is our Manager's Meeting at 11 a.m. Ice Cream Socials are every Friday through Sunday at 2 p.m. We also have non-denominational Sunday services at 11 a.m.
Feb. 11: We will be having our Valentine's Sweetheart Dinner at 6 p.m. and Dance at 7:30 p.m. The infamous Mike Noonan will be entertaining us.
Feb. 18: Time for a great Presidents' Day Dinner at 6 p.m. and afterwards at 7:30 we have a little magic with Jonathan the Great and to top it off we have Jonathan the DJ and a wonderful evening of dancing.
Feb. 19: Prize Bingo at 3 p.m.
Feb. 20: Getaway Breakfast in our kitchen.
Come to the Activity Center every Saturday to display/sell your handmade items or stuff you want to get rid of from 8 a.m. to noon. Also, every Saturday join in What's Happening at Colorado River/Meet the Manager meeting at 10:30 a.m.
Dec. 31: Come to the Activity Center and help us ring in the New Year. Bring refreshments and beverages of your choice. We will also provide refreshments and party favors.
Jan. 3: Prize Bingo in the AC at 6 p.m.
Jan. 4: Ice Cream Social in the AC from 2 to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 5: Crafts with Maureen at 1 p.m. in the AC.
Jan. 7: Member Potluck at 5:30 p.m. in the AC. Jan. 8: Worship service with Rev. and Mrs. J.V. Hamman in the AC at 10 a.m.
Jan. 9: Monday night movie in the AC at 6 p.m. - popcorn and beverage provided.
Jan. 10: Prize Bingo.
Jan. 12: Crafts with Maureen in the AC.
Jan. 14: Member Potluck in the AC at 5:30 p.m.
Jan. 15: Worship service in the AC at 10 a.m.
Jan. 17: Prize Bingo at 6 p.m.
Jan. 18: Ice Cream Social from 2 to 2:30 p.m.
Jan. 19: Crafts with Maureen at 1 p.m.
Jan. 21: Member Potluck at 5:30 p.m.
Jan. 22: Worship Service at 10 a.m.
Jan. 24: Prize Bingo at 6 p.m.
Jan. 25: Crafts with Maureen at 1 p.m.
Jan. 28: Member Potluck at 5:30 p.m.
Jan. 29: Worship Service at 10 a.m.
Jan. 31: Prize Bingo at 6 p.m.
Feb. 1: Ice Cream Social, 2 p.m.
Feb. 2: Crafts with Maureen at 1 p.m.
Feb. 4: Member Potluck at 5:30 p.m.
Feb. 5: Worship service at 10 a.m.
Feb. 6: Movie Night at 6 p.m. - popcorn/drinks provided.
Feb. 7: Prize Bingo at 6 p.m.
Feb. 9: Crafts with Maureen at 1 p.m.
Feb. 11: Member Potluck at 5:30 p.m.
Feb 12: Worship Service at 10 a.m.
Feb. 14: Bingo at 6 p.m.
Feb. 15: Ice Cream Social at 2 p.m.
Feb. 16: Crafts with Maureen at 1 p.m.
Feb. 18: Member Potluck at 5:30 p.m.
Feb. 19: Worship Service at 10 a.m.
Feb. 20: Movie Night at 6 p.m.
Feb. 21: Bingo at 6 p.m.
Feb. 23: Crafts with Maureen at 1 p.m.
Feb. 25: Member Potluck at 5:30 p.m.
Feb. 26: Worship Service at 10 a.m.
Feb 28: Bingo at 6 p.m.
Feb. 29: Ice Cream Social at 2 p.m.
Jan. 7: Thank You Weekend/Happy January Birthdays: January is National Thank You month so let's make Thank You cards. We'll also play games and share our resolutions for 2012 while having cake to celebrate our members with January birthdays.
Jan. 14: Grandparents Weekend: Bring or borrow a grandparent or grandchild for this weekend for some camping fun. We'll play games, roast marshmallows and tell tales about the good old days around an evening fire.
Jan. 21: White Elephant Bingo Weekend: Got a few things hanging around that you don't use but can't bear to throw away? Things like a Lucky Casino ashtray or a How-To For Dummies manual or a box of gift soaps that you got from Aunt Ola (the third set in three years)? Bring them to bingo and re-gift them to some lucky player this weekend.
Jan. 28: (Not So Newly) Newlywed Game: Been married one week or 65 years? Doesn't matter – let's just see how well you know your spouse. Come participate – it's great fun and prizes will be awarded.
Feb. 4: Super Bowl Weekend/Happy February Birthdays: We'll be preparing for Sunday's Super Bowl Game by having a cheerleading competition and other fanatic football fan fun. Then gather on Sunday in the AC for the big game. Be sure to bring your snacks and drinks and wear your team's colors.
Feb. 11: Sweetheart's Day Weekend: Bring your sweetheart to the AC this weekend for some pre-Valentine activities. Make a Valentine's card for your sweetie's eyes only or post a sweet message on the board for all to read.
Feb. 18: Fruity Bingo Weekend: Don't miss out on Lake Conroe's Fruity Bingo this weekend. Starts at 1 p.m. – grab a date and don't be late.
Feb. 25: Feathered Friends Weekend: February is National Bird Feeding Month so plan to come to the AC to make a pine cone bird feeder, show off your bird identifying skills and share those amazing pictures you've taken of our feathered friends.
Please check Ranger Station for activities and schedule during the winter months.
Weekly Events in January and February include Monday Bean Potluck – you bring a covered dish and a bowl and we'll have the beans and cornbread ready; and Thursday Baked Potato Potluck – bring a covered dish and a plate and we will have potatoes, butter and sour cream. All events begin at noon in the Family Center and have a small fee. Plus, every evening is member-generated games and card games in the Family Center.
Jan. 7: Western Theme Weekend: Put on your jeans and let's watch some old Western movies.
Jan. 14: Travel Weekend: Check out the travel guides to your favorite places to visit. Check with the Ranger for a list of museum and local attractions as well.
Jan. 21: Puzzle Weekend: Relax and try your luck at putting together a puzzle.
Jan. 28: Storytelling Weekend: Come bring your scary, funny, exciting or most memorable story to share with others.
Feb. 5: Super Bowl Weekend: Let's all cheer our favorite team.
Feb. 11: Sweetheart Weekend: Show how much that special someone means to you!
Feb. 18: Honor our Presidents Weekend: We all need to honor our great leaders.
Feb. 25: Game Weekend: Everyone come join in the member-generated games and cards in the Family Center.
Last Friday of Every Month
Jan. 13: Friday Fish Fry at the Top of the Trail Cafe.
Jan. 14: Talent Show! Do you sing, dance, juggle, or tell jokes? Show us what you have.
Jan. 21: Bingo Weekend: We'll have Ice Cream Bingo, Candy Bar Bingo and Super Bingo.
Feb. 11: Not-So-Newly-Wed Game: Fun and games, plus Valentine Buffet and Dance.
Monthly events include first Tuesday of every month Day Trips, Cash Bingo every Wednesday evening, and TT Jammers every Thursday evening. Don't miss our Super Bowl Party at the fire pit!
Dec. 31: New Year's Eve Dinner and Dance featuring Malt Shoppe Memories.
Dec. 31: New Year's Eve Party: Ring in the New Year at Chesapeake Bay. Bring heavy hors d'oeuvres to share. Dance with DJ Brad Beazly completes the night. Jan. 21: Chinese New Year: Celebrate the Year of the Dragon with our Potluck Dinner in the adult lounge. Bring an Oriental dish to share.
Feb. 11: Valentine's Party: Potluck Dinner followed by the No-So-Newly-Wed contest where we learn way more than we wanted to know about some of our fellow campers! Dance with DJ Brad Beazly competes the evening. Feb. 25: Rock Band and Karaoke: Got talent? We'll see! Play musical instruments with Wii and sing your heart out. Card games for the tone-deaf (or for those who just wish they were deaf this evening!)
Scotrun is the perfect location to enjoy plenty of nearby skiing and winter events. Check out Camelback Mt. at (570) 629-1661 or www.skicamelback.com; Shawnee Mt. at (570) 421-7231 or www.shawneemt.com or Big Boulder and Jack Frost at (570) 443-8485 or www.jfbb.com. For general Poconos information call (800) POCONOS.
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