October 2015: Semi-Annual Clean-Up Day !

Photos from Clean-Up Day (date moved to 1 November 2015 due to weather):

Many thanks to the following volunteers !  After what we calculated at “40 hours of work” (it took 8 people 5 hours), it looks great and we could not have done it without you !

(I’m terrible at names so please forgive me)

Gloria & Very Friendly, Hard Working Friend



Bill, Lauren, 2 young men

Also, many thanks to Bill for volunteering to be our “John Deere maintenance and repair guy” forever and ever amen !













Sunday, October 25 2015
Arrive anytime between sunrise and sunset
Stay the entire time, or just stay a few hours.  Bring the family !

Please bring as many supplies as you can.
Make sure all your equipment works before arrival.
Bring 1 or 2 gallons of water for the water barrel.
Bring plenty of water to drink.
Wear long pants, long sleeves, and closed-toe shoes.
See below for the Top Needs – Please assist with one or all


lmphoto_tom1SANDING AND PAINTING of 1 fence enclosure

Supplies Needed:

  • Association will provide paint
  • Paint Brushes, 2 inch and larger
  • Painter’s Tape or masking tape
  • Paper Towels
  • Sandpaper
  • Bedsheet/cardboard to sit on
  • Newspaper or something to keep the paint off the concrete
  • Rubber Gloves if you prefer
  • Leather Gloves
  • Face mask and goggles


0511-1010-2403-2231Trash Detail
Please take the trash away with you

Supplies Needed:

  • Contractor bags recommended, but others are just fine too
  • One of those “Grabber” things work really well and makes it easy on the back


0511-1104-0222-5061Lawn and Garden
(Weeding, Limb Removal, Grass Cutting, Dusting the Fire Ants if needed, cleaning fenceline)
Supplies Needed:

  • Fire Ant Killer
  • Round-Up “Brush Killer”
  • Leather Gloves
  • Rubber Gloves
  • Face mask and goggles
  • Gasoline if needed for equipment that you bring
  • If you have gas lawn equipment  of any kind please bring it.  Saws and heavy duty pruners are good as well.  There is no electricity.


imagesIt would be SUPER APPRECIATED if someone would volunteer to be on the “Food and Drink” Committee :) and surprise us with some goodies.

See you then !

– Suzanne

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