Prairie Oaks Community Association
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Minutes approved from the most recent POCA meetings are as follows:
January 31st,2014 and March 21st,2014 To see these minutes click on either link.
NOTICE: The POCA Board is requesting volunteers. They may contact any Board member( these members are listed on the Contacts page) to volunteer and may want to help with particular projects. Particularly solicit anyone who might want to produce the newsletter.
Important Information: The POCA Board wishes to again point out that the golf course cannot be used by POCA members for any purpose other than playing golf. Additionally, you must either be a golf course member or have paid daily greens fees in order to play golf on the course. The swimming pool must only be used by members holding a Resident Pool Pass. Others will be asked to leave and could face prosecution if they fail to comply.
POCA MEMBERS NOTICE -Four reminders: 1. Please pick up after your dog. 2. Garbage pick-up is Monday and Thursday each week. 3. Yard waste pick-up is the first and third Wednesday of each month. 4. Yard trash must be tied in bundles or put in containers or plastic bags. NEW - If you have a complaint or suggestion, please click on the following link for a copy of the NEWLY REVISED Complaint Form -You can print this form while on line.
We still need additional members for various committees. Contact any POCA officer for details. See Contacts link. Reminder- The remaining POCA meetings for 2014 are as follows: March 21, May 23, October 10, November 7 and November 17 -the Annual Meeting.
Special Notice from the Moellendicks regarding Dining in- Dining out
Ellie Moellendick reports that the Dining In and Dining Out groups are growing with each session. Those participating are having a lot of fun getting to know others better and also meeting new people. Remember these events work perfectly for full and part time residents. For information call Ellie at 385-9842.
See Page on Information about Golf Course and Club house activities- also pictures
Golf course We hear nothing but positive remarks about the Golf Course, with most saying we have the premier putting greens in the county. Many people realized that not only does The Country Club of Sebring have the best layout around, but the toughest as well! If you have not been on the course since the improvement, please go out and play and enjoy what is right in our midst.
Lawn Watering Schedule and Times
Lawn watering is limited to twice per week.
Lawn watering days and times are as follows unless your city or county has a different schedule or stricter hours in effect:
Even addresses may water on Thursday and/or Sunday before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m.
Odd addresses may water on Wednesday and/or Saturday before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m.
For more information from the Southwest Florida Water Management District click here Click on this link for most up-to-date infomation.
Special Note: After 10 year Horace Watkis will be leaving Thakkar Tennis Center at the Country Club of Sebring to join his wife in Daytona Beach where he will still teach limited lessons. We wish him well as he moves on and welcome Mike Reed, one of his former students and a fine player of the game. Reed hopes as he takes over Horace's duties to continue the lessons and promote the sport. Best wishes to both as the torch is passed.
Prairie Oaks Community Association
at The Country Club of Sebring
A Deed Restricted Community
Where to look in this website
RRC Committee has a new Exterior Alteration Form available if you are making improvements to your property, Please note this form was revised May 28th, 2014. Click on the above link to see and/or print this form.
Need a mailbox or mailbox repair?
Larry Manlove is back and ready to make or repair your mailbox. .Total box-$110.00
·Sides/back & roof-$45
·Door & hinge-$15
·Flag & base attachment-$10
·2-2x6x32” rails from post-$25
Includes removal, installation & painting
Each box must be inspected before a final repair cost will be given
Contact Larry Manlove at 5064 Strafford Oaks Dr. or Call at 302-381-4914
T'AI CHI Class-take a look at this
Classs runs for 6 weeks from Jan.6 to Feb. 14, 2014 and meet on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 AM - 10 AM. The class is held at the Pool Deck at the Country Club of Sebring and is FREE to residents- Guys & Gals. Wear comfortable clothes- no equipment. If you have questions, call Mary Lou Herald, a 10 year resident of our community at 471-2058.The class is going on now through Dec. 13. T'ai Chi exercises use stable moves that exercise every muscle in our bodies and Mary's Husband Tom was an ardent advocate of T'ai Chi exercises.
What is going on at the clubhouse?
Click on activities for listing of monthly activities.
Click on the following links for coming events at the clubhouse:Club Championship Bring a Guest Wednesday Summer Golf League
Each of these are separate events. See Golf in Our Community for more activities coming up.
PRIORITIZED LIST OF PROJECTS FOR 2014
Spring Fling a Lot of Fun and Great Success
The 2014 Spring Fling sponsored by POCA for it's members and their guests was deemed a big success by POCA Board President Bob Cochran and the 159 attendees. The event started at 4:30 PM on Saturday, April 12th and continued until the last song, "Goodnight My Love", was played by DJ Ben Tucciaroni. Twenty-seven eager youngsters from our community participated in the Egg Hunt. When the starting whistle was blown all of the participants scattered to find the prized candy filled eggs on the grounds of the Country Club of Sebring. Twenty minutes later the whistle was blown to summon all of the happy hunters.They were all given a chocolate bunny as well as a certificate for a personal pizza courtesy of the Country Club Grill.
All attendees were heard complimenting the delicious menu of ham, turkey, chicken tenders, deviled eggs, green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy. A tasty brownie topped off the menu. Our thanks go out to Tiffany, CJ, and the Country Club of Sebring staff for a job well done in preparing and serving the food.
We wish to commend the Social Committee for the planning of this event. The committee members are Sharon DeMoe, Penny Kocarek, Martha Griffin, Ellie Mollendick, Delbert Nelson, Mark Theis and Claude Kracik. A tip of the hat goes out to Karen Kist and the spouses of the committee members for their assistance. Most of all it was all of the attendees that made this event a huge success.
If anyone has ideas about future events, would like to volunteer or just offer suggestions please contact Penny Kocarek at 863-633-0375.
Remember our motto "If you don't like what you see... VOLUNTEER" Check out some the event pictures by clicking on link above.
POCA New Email Databaset Information
A Release Form was sent out to all residents a while back and some may have lost or misplaced the forms. Click on the following links to print a copy: Directory Release Form- Email Letter
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