Hospitality Committee Meeting
The Hospitality Committee will hold its first meeting of
the season on Monday, October 28th at 1:00 PM
at the Ramada. This will be a brief meeting to
reconnect, and to make a few plans into the next
months. New members who wish to join in the fun of
organizing monthly gatherings for the EE community are
welcome to attend. If you cannot attend this meeting,
but wish to join the committee, please contact
Robin Lockwood at 612-618-5582.
Hospitality Pot Luck Tuesday at 4:30
Plan to bring a family-sized dish to share to the first
Hospitality event of the 2019-2020 season. Desserts, wine, beer
and soda are provided, as are plates and eating utensils. Meet
new friends and greet old friends at social hour starting at
4:30. Dinner starts at 5:00.
Halloween costumes are encouraged but not required.
Wednesday Night Movie
This week's movie on Wednesday at 7:00 at the Ramada is Paper Moon. Real-life
father and daughter Ryan and Tatum O'Neal team up as
slick con-artists Moses Pray and Addie Loggins in
1930s Kansas. Thanks
to Jane and
Eric Ellingson for
sponsoring this event.
EE Annual Craft Sale
The 5th Annual EE Holiday Arts
and Crafts Fair will be held on Saturday, December 7, from
9 AM to 1 PM at the Ramada. If you are
interested in selling your creations, you can reserve a
space by calling Robin Lockwood at
612-618-5582. A nominal fee of $5.00
will be collected from each vendor on the day of the event
to help cover the cost of advertising. Because of limited
space, vendors must be EE homeowners or residents. This
event is co-hosted by Robin Lockwood and
Attention Fiber Artists
The EE Fiber Arts Group is starting its new season of
creativity this week on Thursday at 1:00 PM
at the Ramada. Bring your projects or just come over to
socialize and see what others are working on. New
members are always welcome.
New Pickleball Hours
Please note that regular pickleball play will now start
at 8:00 AM every day. Mornings are
Javelina Havoc at the Pickleball Courts
Local javelinas have heard that pickleball is the
fastest growing sport in America, and they want to get
in on the action. Several of them have been checking out
our courts under the cover of darkness. (Maybe to avoid
the $10 guest fee.) We know this because of the
scratches they left on the new courts. Please be sure
to close the gates when you leave to prevent further
Please remember we have a container in the Ramada
kitchen where you can deposit items for the Green Valley
Food Bank. Thanks to Jane and Eric Ellingson
for delivering the donations to the food bank every
EE Board News
The only replacement
lamp post head approved for use in EE is model
#82065-12 available from Sea Gull Lighting. Contact
(520-399-0455) if you need to obtain a new lamp
head. If you are thinking of using a solar light, you should
contact Architectural Control before you purchase the item.
It must conform to the approved lamp head in appearance and
Greg Gramstad is the new courtmaster at the
Volunteers are needed to serve on
Neighborhood Relations to cover the area West of Portillo.
Contact Dave Sielken (908-346-1760) if you
are interested in this position.
The Board is still recruiting candidates to serve on the
Board. Contact Ken Lindeman (970-577-3395)
if you would like to be considered.
The Board is also recruiting for a webmaster for our EE website.
You don't need to be a full-time resident to take on this
position. Contact Dave Sielken (908-346-1760)
or Craig Surprise (617-599-2204). Craig can
give you the details of what the position involves and will
be available to you as a resource.
The Enhancement Team is seeking a garage to
use to store large items for the Ramada Sale in March. They
also need volunteers with pickup trucks to transport these
items. Contact Jackie Rautio (620-206-3354)
if you can help.
The Enhancement Team is also looking for suggestions for
projects on which they can use the funds in the coming year.
New members are always welcome to join the team.
The Bienvenidos Committee is looking for
additional members to help welcome our new residents to the
neighborhood. Contact Cyndie Alto (509-881-7569)
if you are interested in
joining the committee.
The Annual Meeting of the EEHOA will take place on January 20 at CPAC (the
Community Performing Arts Center.)
What's Up in EE?
AM WATER AEROBICS
PICKLEBALL GROUP PLAY
Happy Hour Dates for the remainder of 2019:
Nov. 8, Nov. 22, Dec. 6, Dec. 20
Monday Morning Memo Submission Deadline
Have an EE organization item that needs to appear in the
next MMM? Please submit your information by Friday
evening. You don't
need to write the article,
just give us the facts. If an
urgent, last-minute situation arises after the deadline,
please call to let us know you're sending information.