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Fall is just around the corner, so bring on the fire rings and cooler weather. Fall also means the return of our Northern friends and family. Welcome back! Read more to learn about some exciting things happening at Tanglewood.
The management office will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23 in observance of Thanksgiving. Happy holidays!
Having a dinner party is a great way to spend time with friends and family, but it can be a bit stressful or confusing to plan. We’re here to help! Hal Rubenstein, a founding editor of InStyle, shares these six tips for a fantastic dinner party with AARP Magazine. Now that you’re ready, add one of these elegant but easy recipes to your next get-together.
By now, everyone should have swapped out their trash can for a smaller one, if needed. When finding a home for your cans, please make sure that all garbage, trash containers, and personal property are kept in an area that is not easily seen. If you have any questions, please contact the business office.
The new putting greens and chipping boxes—which are actually circles—are installed and look fantastic! Click to see the photos, and be sure to stop by and try them out.
Refer a friend to purchase this beautiful new home at 1065 Celebration, and you will receive a $500 referral bonus from Hometown America. What else goes good with free money? Click to learn more.
Most people know yoga improves flexibility and mood, but does the practice have even more to offer? This article shows 5 surprising benefits of yoga for all aspects of your life, including both physical and mental health. If you want to fight food cravings, relieve migraines, or boost your immune system, it may be time to give yoga a try.
At the Annual Sheriff’s Night Out we learned about personal safety and traffic dilemmas on US 27. But the highlight of the evening was watching Ozzie, a Belgian Malinois, get inducted as a multi-purpose deputy. Click to learn more and see Ozzie in his Sheriff’s gear.
Eat, drink, or dance the night away with your Tanglewood community. There’s plenty of regular activities and events to keep residents with a full social calendar. Take a look for yourself!
On August 8, Hometown America held a friendly putting contest to officially open the newly refurbished putting greens. Not only did the greens look great, so did the participants in the contest! Click for a recap of the day and prize winners.
‘Tis the season of pumpkin spice, cinnamon brooms, and apple cider. The leaves are changing and so are your home decorations. If you’re looking for inspiration for your fall decor, these ideas from Better Homes & Gardens will do just the trick. From store-bought treasures to crafty concoctions, you’ll have fun getting cozy!
Join us for our Octoberfest on Thursday, October 4 from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Clubhouse. Don’t forget your musical skills for open mic karaoke. We’ll be serving Publix subs, along with chips, beer, wine, and sodas. Bring a side if you’d like and remember to wear your ID badge.
Are you ready to sing your heart out for a good cause? The only catch – you can’t actually sing. Join us Saturday, October 20 at 7 p.m. for the Annual RV Club Christmas Food Drive fundraiser benefiting the Heartland Food Bank. Click to learn more.
We’re welcoming back our seasonal residents with a Fire Ring in the Outback, sponsored by Hometown America on Wednesday, November 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. We’ll have hot dogs, beer, wine, sodas, and water, plus live music from the Lee Allcorn Band. Bring your own grilling utensils and sides to share.
Fall is the time of year when television networks begin to release pilots for their new shows, also known as pilot season. It seems like what’s old is new again! Take a look at all the new shows for the 2018-2019 season to find a new series for your favorites list or to reconnect with some coming back to life, like Charmed or Murphy Brown.
If you’re taking part in the Thanksgiving potluck at the Clubhouse on Thanksgiving Day at 2 p.m., sign-up for your table’s turkey at the Credenza. We will provide one turkey per table of 12. The last day to sign up will be Thursday, November 15. Turkeys will be distributed on Monday, November 19, following coffee.
Season tickets are on sale now for Tanglewood’s incredible concert series lineup! Pick up yours at Monday Coffee or in the Activities Office. The cost is $80 for Tanglewood residents and $90 for non-residents. All shows are open to the public.
She loves pizza, dancing, and the familial atmosphere of her home here in Tanglewood. Get to know more about your neighbor, Jan Carbaugh, in this month’s resident spotlight.
Museums offer a chance to learn about history and culture in an immersive environment. Have you explored the historical sites in Washington, D.C. or art venues across the country? On your next vacation, add a museum to your itinerary and take the time to enjoy a little more. Explore one of these 20 best museums to visit in the United States to make your next trip unforgettable.
Tanglewood is a proud member of Florida’s Manufactured Housing Association (FMHA). Recently, FMHA was successful in negotiations with Highland’s County to assess the new fire tax per square foot instead of a flat rate. This results in a lesser impact on manufactured homes. Thanks to FMHA for their efforts in assisting with this!
Residents take note: On election day, vote YES on Amendment 2. As residents, you pay taxes by way of “pass-ons” in our land lease communities. Amendment 2 will keep the 10% cap on certain annual property taxes. It is supported 100% by Florida Senate and 97% by Florida House of Representatives, but we all need to vote YES on November 6 to get it passed again.
As technology becomes more integrated in our lives, it seems like there’s a bot for everything. We have apps, the internet, and even robots. Read on to learn more about helpful artificial intelligence tech to assist you with everyday tasks.
Want to learn more about other cultures? Film is a great place to start. Movies give you a glimpse into life in another part of the world, from the comfort of your own home. Read more to find some foreign films that educate while they entertain.
Hometown America is proud to promote SafeHaven National Insurance Agency, specializing in coverage for manufactured homeowners and renters. Many companies are difficult to work with or do not write policies that provide adequate protection for prefabricated homes. Make sure you are dealing with an insurance company that offers competitively priced policies and the protections important to you. Visit SafeHaven online or call 1-800-536-8999 for a quote.
Take the hassle out of making rent payments with Hometown America’s E-Z Pay. With E-Z Pay, your lot rent will be automatically deducted from your bank account on the third of each month. New sign-ups earn a $10 credit.