Zumba Gold Class Update
Zumba Gold Class schedule has changed.Classes are scheduled for Mondays at 10:30am and every other Friday at 11:00am- December 14 & 28.
The Haven’s Giving Tree for The Boys and Girls Club of Bluffton Toy Drive
DECEMBER 1ST-13THTis the Season to give. Help support our local Boys & Girls Club Please place a new unwrapped gift for children between the ages of 6-12 under the Retreat’s Giving Tree (located in the Retreat lobby) between December 1st- 13th.The gifts will be picked up on Wednesday, December 14thfor the Annual Holiday Party.Below is a list of gift ideas:
Board Games and Puzzles, Sports Balls, Footballs – all sizes, Basketballs – sizes 27.0-29.5 (indoor and outdoor), Soccer Balls – sizes 3-5, Arts & Crafts sets for Boys & Girls, Bikes & Scooters, Electronics, Stuffed Animals, Lego Toys/ Building sets, Toy cars/ model cars/ Trains large and small, Remote Vehicles, Hot Wheels, Monster Trucks, Action Figures for Girls and Boys, Baby Dolls/ Barbie Dolls and accessories, Educational toys and games, Robots, Video Games.
Thank you in advance for your kind and generous donation. Any assistance that you give can make a positive difference in a young person’s life.
Holiday Open House & Tree Lighting
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7TH5:30PM Join us at the Retreat for a festive holiday open house, sing-a-long and tree lighting. Visit with your friends and neighbors. Ray Iezzi, will play the piano as Carol and Jeff Osnes lead the singalong of your Holiday favorites.
Beverages and Holiday Goodies will be provided.
Also, we will have a visit from someone special. (Ho Ho Ho)
No Registration Required
Wreaths Across America Haven Veterans and Patriots Group
Wreaths Across America is scheduled for the 15th ofDecember at the Beaufort National MilitaryCemetery. Remember Our Fallen U.S Veteranshonoring Those Who Served. Haven Residentsare invited to comeand help to place Wreaths on the Graves of OurMilitary at the Cemetery. The ceremony starts atnoon on the 15th. It is terrific and well worth the trip.The Haven Veterans & Patriots will be going to thisceremony and carpooling if necessary, from theRetreat. We are sponsoring wreaths ourselves. There is no charge. For more information please contact Mike Clark at email address: email@example.com or by phone: 843-271-2055.
Haven Breakfast Sponsored by the Craft Club
Craft Club Breakfast Open to all Haven Residents- Sunday, Dec. 9th 9:00-10:00am.Special Christmas Breakfast will be all you can eat Eggs Benedict with Canadian Bacon with Hollandaise sauce, oven baked French toast, oj, cranberry juice, coffee and still $6.00 a person.Sign up by Wed, Dec 5th at 5:00.Only 88 slots.Please remember to sign up in the Craft Club Breakfast Binder by check payable t to the Haven Craft Club.Please put each name on a separateline.
Shag Demo by the Hilton Head Island Carolina Shag Club
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11TH7:00PM Put on your dancing shoes and join us for a Shag demonstration by the Hilton Head Island Carolina Shag Club.The Shag is the official state dance of South Carolina. Register at the front desk for this fun event.You may even learn a few steps.
Boys & Girls Club of Bluffton Carolers
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12TH5:00PM Come to the Retreat for The Boys & Girls Club of Bluffton Carolers.The group will spread some holiday cheer with the songs of the season and lift your holiday spirit. Refreshments to follow. Register at the front desk.
Holiday Movie Madness Matinee: It’s a Wonderful Life
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14thMATINEE 3:00PM
It's a wonderful film. Frank Capra's inverted take on A Christmas Carol stars Jimmy Stewart as George Bailey, a good man who's spent a lifetime giving up on his dreams in order to keep life in his small-town humming. When a guardian angel named Clarence finds a despondent George poised to jump off a bridge, he shows George what life would've been like had he never been born.Cast: James Stewart,Donna Reed,Lionel Barrymore,Thomas Mitchell,Henry Travers,Beulah Bondi,Frank Faylen,Ward Bond,Gloria Grahame,H.B. Warner. 132 Minutes.Sign up at the front desk.
Show your holiday spirit and play Holiday BINGO wearing your Unique Holiday Apparel!Fun prizes BYOB. Bring a dabber!Sign up at the Front Desk.
New Year’s Eve Party
MONDAY, DECEMBER 31ST9:30PM-12:30AM$20.00 Per Person
Celebrate the New Year with your neighbors and friends at the Retreat!!Listen to the music or dance the night away with The Madhatters! Based in the beautiful coastal area of Savannah, Georgia and the nearby Lowcountry of South Carolina., "The Madhatters" consist of 5 diverse and very talented musicians. While featuring live instrumentation and multiple male and female vocalists, the variety of music "The Madhatters" crosses many genres. They cover 60's, 70's and 80's 90's 00's, Rock, Motown, Pop and Country. They also have the diversity to slow things down a bit with some great ballads for those times when you feel the need to get a little "closer".
Seating Limited!! Dress is FESTIVE Attire. Party Favors, Refreshments provided. BYOB. Sign up by THURSDAY, December 27th.
Haven Men’s USTA Tennis Team
We are currently forming two Men’s USTA tennis teams here at the Haven to compete with other USTA teams in other local communities – Hampton Hall, Sun City, Belfair, Oldfield, etc.One team will have players who are 55+ in age and tennis ability at the 3.5 level, and our other team will be comprised of players who are 70+ in age (or who turn 70 in calendar year 2019) and tennis ability at the 3.5 level. Players may sign up for either of the teams or both subject to meeting age/skill criteria.
Spring League play will begin in late January or early February and continue until April/May.Matches are held during the work week days – the 55+ 3.5 league will play on Wednesday and the 70+ 3.5 league will play on Mondays (one match per week unless a weather-related make-up is needed).
Should any men in the Haven be interested in playing or have any questions, please contact Chuck Mathieu at email: firstname.lastname@example.org