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Results of DOR Ballot April 5, 2011
            *2,446 votes were needed to pass an amendment




                                                                                                                     Girl injured riding a
                                                                                                                     bike in Barefoot Bay
                                                                                                                        A 5-year-old girl was injured and flown
                                                                                                                     to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children in
                                                                                                                     Orlando Friday evening April 8th after she
                                                                                                                     was struck by a pickup truck while riding
                                                                                                                     her bicycle on Sable Palm Boulevard in
                                                                                                                     Barefoot Bay.
                                                                                                                        The Florida Highway Patrol reports
                                                                                                                     that Kerri Collins was riding her bicycle
                                                                                                                     east on Sable Palm Boulevard, when
                                                                                                                     a pickup driven by John Replogle, 76,
                                                                                                                     of Greenville, Pa., was backing up to
                                                                                                                     get the information on a home for sale
                                                                                                                     on Sable Palm. The rear of the pickup
                                                                                                                     struck the front of the girl’s bicycle; she
                                                                                                                     and the bike both went under the rear of
                                                                                                                     the pickup.




Neighbors helping Neighbors
                                                                             Working together, a group of Barefoot
                                                                         Bay neighbors/residents pitched in to
                                                                         help another neighbor last Saturday
                                                                         morning. Their mission was to clear yard
                                                                         debris.
                                                                             The property had been cited by the      Have you looked behind
                                                                         Violations Committee and was recently
                                                                         brought to the attention of the Board of
                                                                                                                     Building A lately?
                                                                         Trustees.                                      Renovations are coming to a finishing
                                                                             The Trustees are sometimes hesitant     point around the Community Center area
                                                                         about imposing the Deed of Restrictions     and we have regained space that has
                                                                         without giving the homeowner additional     been deemed unsafe for many years.
                                                                         time to correct their situation. Once the      It looks like a great area for all of us to
                                                                         Board of Trustees chooses to act against    enjoy once again.
                                                                         a property owner, the work is done by
                                                                         Barefoot Bay employees or an outside
                                                                         contractor and a law court action is then   Stamp Out Hunger
                                                                         filed to recover the cost.                     The nationwide Stamp Out Hunger
                                                                             Take a look around your block, is       Food Drive sponsored by the Letter
                                                                         there a neighbor that might need your       Carriers is Sat. May 14th. If you wish to
                                                                         help. Perhaps it’s someone who has been     help feed the hungry in our local area,
                                                                         in ill health and can not keep up with      please leave your donation of non-per-
                                                                         the yard maintenance, or is elderly and     ishable food items by your mailbox (no
                                                                         is unable to carry on as they once did.     glass) and volunteers will pick them up
                                                                         A small act of kindness can make a big      on Sat. May 14th. The food is divided
                                                                         difference and you can make a difference    between The Ecumenical Council Food
                                                                         in our community.                           Pantry, River Fund, Abiding Presence
                                                                             We thank these neighbors for their      International (formerly Faith Ministries)
                                                                         donation of time and energy.                and The Lord’s Table Soup Kitchen in
                                                                                                                     Fellsmere. The need is so great, we sin-
                                                                                                                     cerely thank you for your generosity.




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                                                                                       Square Feet: 1,494

                                                                                     Total Square Feet: 2,410




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           Square Feet: 1,790

         Total Square Feet: 2,678




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                                                                            Barefoot Tattler / May 2011                                                                 Page 3


                                             A Word From Your

                             U.S. Representative
                                                                                                                                              Georgette
                                                         By Congressman Bill Posey



Ensuring America’s Financial Stability for
Today and the Next Generation
    Recently Congressman Paul Ryan, Chairman of the House Budget Committee,
submitted a proposal that could put America on a path back to financial stability. His
plan is a first step in a long budget process which will set the nation’s priorities for
Fiscal Year 2012 and beyond. Currently the nation owes a $14.278 trillion debt and
is in its third consecutive year of trillion dollar budget deficits.
    Washington must fundamentally change the way it spends your taxpayer dollars
and the money it is borrowing from Americans not yet born. These massive deficits
threaten the long-term security and economic health of our nation. This year, federal           WANTED
spending will total $3.5 trillion while tax revenue is only $2.2 trillion. That $2.2 tril-
lion is just enough to cover Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, veteran’s benefits
and interest payments on the debt. The remaining $1.3 trillion in federal spending is
                                                                                                   TO B UY
borrowed – mostly from China.                                                                   Silver, Paintings,
                                                                                                    & Jewelry
    I have pledged to senior citizens and those approaching retirement that they will                                                        Carpentry • Sheetrock
not see any changes in their Social Security and Medicare benefits. Most seniors have                                                         Additions • Kitchens
spent their entire lives working and paying into this system which guarantees certain                                                         Masonry • Windows
benefits at retirement age. I will work to ensure that the federal government upholds
                                                                                                                                                 Doors • Decks
its end of this agreement, and under the Ryan proposal, those ages 55 and older
                                                                                                                                                   • Concrete
would see no decrease in their benefits.
                                                                                                                                                • Brick Pavers
    In order to ensure that Medicare and Social Security are solvent and available for
retirees, changes in the administration of these two programs are being considered.
Medicare is currently growing at an unsustainable 7.2% a year, and the Congressional
Budget Office estimates the Trust Fund will run out of money by 2020. Furthermore,                            15 Royal Palm Pointe
we are currently paying out more in Social Security benefits than we collect in taxes                         772-562-5015
for the first time since Social Security was established.
    Under Congressman Ryan’s proposal, no one 55 or older would see any changes
but when those under this age retire, they would receive an annual Medicare pay-
ment and choose from among a number of guaranteed coverage plans just like those
offered to Members of Congress and federal employees. Those with lower-incomes or
who are sick would receive additional assistance through Medicare. I believe Social
Security and Medicare are critically important programs and should be protected for
current retirees and future generations.
    I will continue to be your voice in Washington for solutions that promote economic
freedom, financial responsibility and honest government. For more information,
please visit my website www.posey.house.gov and watch my budget presentation,
which provides an overview of the budget challenges we face and how we must work
together to put America back on the road to growth and prosperity.




                                             A Word From Your

                           County Commissioner                      Trudie Infantini
                                                     County Commissioner, District 3
                                                                                                                           Lic. # CAC 1814466
    As difficult as it can sometimes be, I hope everyone has adjusted to the time
change!
    With this weekend being Easter, I want to wish you all a Happy Easter. And if
you’re looking for something fun to do over the holiday, the 27th Annual Melbourne
Art Festival will be April 23-24 in downtown Melbourne. Then, on May 1, at 2:30
in front of the Gleason building at Florida Institute of Technology, the victims of the
Holocaust will be remembered. The Day of Remembrance known as Yom Hashoah
will recognized with a Resolution to promote tolerance through learning and remem-
brance.
    Christenson’s Landing Boat Ramp: If you haven’t been to the boat ramp yet you
ought to go by. It doesn’t matter if you own a boat or not, the facility is a terrific place
to visit and just peer into the lagoon. It is so peaceful out there on the water and the
folks are all friendly so I encourage you to take some down-time and visit the facility.
    On to county business…
    Fire Fee: In 2006, prior to my election, the Board of County Commissioners voted
to separate the taxes we pay to fund the Brevard County Fire Rescue Department.                             ...nestled next to a beautiful wildlife
The county split the MSTU tax into two sections and the fire fighting portion became
a non-ad valorem assessment while EMS funding became part of the MSTU tax. This                             sanctuary in a serene waterfront community
became known as the ‘fire flip fee’. The issue is again rearing its ugly head and it                        for Independent & Assisted Living.
appears the county is recommending increasing everyone’s assessment. Just as I
fought to eliminate this assessment in 2009, as your county commissioner, I assure
you that I will fight any increase and will do all I can do in an attempt to have this
improper assessment placed back ‘above the line’ to have the entire Brevard County
Fire Rescue Department funded through taxes. I am asking for everyone who is able                  A Full Service Retirement Community
to call, write, email, and attend commission meetings and budget workshops to pro-                            for Independent and assisted living
test what appears to be movement toward another tax increase.                                     2800 Fordham Rd. N.E. Palm Bay, FL 32905
    I encourage everyone to exercise their
constitutional right to voice their opinion
to all elected officials who were elected to                                                   • Locally Owned and Operated                  • Scheduled transportation to
represent you, The People.                                                                     •                 private apartments &           Shopping, Banking,
    Last, but certainly not least, I want to                                                      suites (all utilities except telephone        Appointments, Church and
wish all moms and those who are in the                                                            included)                                     Activities
role of ‘mom’ a wonderful ‘Mother’s Day’                                                       • AMERICAN ELDERCARE for those who            • 24 Hour Personal Care assistance
                                                                                                  qualify                                       and Medication Management
on May 8th.
                                                                                               • Three delicious home cooked meals per day   • Emergency Response System
    Have a great spring and remember to                                                           plus snacks and beverages                  • Resident Safety Checks and
follow me on ‘FaceBook’!                                                                       • Weekly Housekeeping including personal         Hourly Rounds
                             Trudie Infantini                                                     and flat laundry, Ironing                  • Church on Premises
                             321-952-6300                                                      • Water views and resident dock               • Separate Secured Memory Care
                                                                                                                                                Unit


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                                                                                                        Sound
                                                                                                         Off!
                                                                        The Barefoot Tattler does not endorse Sound Off articles and
                                                                        takes no position as to the opinion of the writer. Sound Off
                                                                        articles are intended to allow people to voice their own opinion on
                                                                        a subject of their choosing. Therefore the Barefoot Tattler does
                                                                        not undertake an independent investigation as to the facts or
                                                                        position of the writer of letters submitted for inclusion in the
                                                                        Sound Off column.
                                                                      BAREFOOT BAY EMPLOYEES                        to make up the difference. If everyone
                                                                         TOOK THE INITIATIVE                        would just put aside the monthly pay-
                                                                        The County of Brevard recently start-       ment of $57.00, it would be available for
                                                                     ed preparing various streets for repav-        your tax bill or at least for installment
                                                                     ing. This consist of grinding up the old       fees.
                                                                     pavement, called millings, placing it in a                                 Ethel Ratner
                                                                     dump truck and hauling it away. Three
                                                                     crew members from the Maintenance              NEW POOL LOUNGE CHAIRS
                                                                     Department, took the initiative to call the           NEEDED
                                                                     County Road and Bridges Manager, ask-             With all the improvements with the
                                                                     ing if some of the loads could remain in       Bay, why can’t each pool have decent
                                                                     Barefoot Bay. They were able to secure         lounge chairs? In one afternoon at Pool
                                                                     some loads of millings and put them on         2 I got 67 signatures to petition for new
                                                                     the worst part of Pool Three’s parking lot.    lounge chairs. My husband is disabled
                                                                     Hopefully this will alleviate the water and    and I have severe back problems which,
                                                                     mud problems currently there. This crew        along with being elderly, makes it hard
                                                                     saved our park thousands of dollars on         to get into the old lounges. I read in the
                                                                     resurfacing this area and I would like to      Tattler that this subject was taken to the
                                                                     thank them for this.                           finance manager and was told by Terry
                                                                        Barefoot Bay is fortunate to have           that it would be looked into. We are here
                                                                     employees who take pride in our com-           to relax and not to have to carry lounge
                                                                     munity. Not only do they work here but         chairs, so please try!! Also, I have been
                                                                     many are also residents. So the next           told the men’s room at Pool 2 has no cur-
                                                                     time you see a beautification happening,       tain or area in which to change. What if
                                                                     light bulb changed or getting a sticker for    a gentleman is in there and a young boy
                                                                     your name badge, remember to thank             comes in and he’s in the buff? In today’s
                                                                     these employee/residents.                      world, that is not good. Thanks for letting
                                                                                                   Joan Chessie     me “Sound off”
                                                                                                                                               Sandy Anziano
                                                                           VICKY, VICKY, VICKY
                                                                        Vicky, Vicky, Vicky is there no end to              BAY ISN’T BROKEN
                                                                     your negative rants. Do you ever check             Here we go again – another article that
                                                                     a rumor to see if it is true? fact: Grace      is as disjointed as a broken knee. That
                                                                     D. is not a member of the mayor of Palm        is to say, the writer is unhappy with the
                                                                     Bay’s family. We do however have a rel-        Bay, but appears more unhappy with her
                                                                     ative of the mayor who lives among us.         other home in Palm Bay. The author also
                                                                        Mr. Woods and Michelle D. both won          attacks former Barefoot Bay managers
                                                                     their election bids... suck it up and get      and trustees with vague innuendo and
                                                                     over it. Michelle did not resign before her    personally deplores the character and
                                                                     term was up. Most of the folks who live        leadership of Tom Guinther.
                                                                     here are on the older side, just because           We also became homeowners in 2002
                                                                     a past trustee (who is a golfer) wants to      and likewise have concerns about the
                                                                     promote the interest of the golf course,       management of Barefoot Bay. However,
                                                                     does not mean she is running the Bay.          on the positive side, during the past five
                                                                        By the way, the idea of combining our       years of Mr. Guinther’s tenure, many
                                                                     Bay fees with our Brevard taxes (the idea      improvements have followed enhancing
                                                                     has been around for sometime) has been         our quality of life. To illustrate, Building
                                     Your Local Abbey Dealer         to the advantage of all of us who have         A and the surrounding area, includ-
                                      Mon.- Fri. 9-5 • Sat. 10-3     been paying our fees. Financially that         ing tennis, bocce, lawn bowling, etc.,
                                                                     does seem to make good sense.                  has improved substantially. The green
                                                                        Mr. Guinther appears to me to have          building adjacent to the 8th green has
                                                                     our interest in mind.                          been renovated, and the softball field
                                                                        By the way that “Gestapos” remark           has been restored. Also, the Food &
                                                                     is totally inappropriate! The dictionary       Beverage Service has been elevated to a
                                                                     defines this word as follows: the ter-         first-class operation, thanks to the hiring
                                                                     rorist secret state police force of Nazi       of a creative and extraordinary manager.
                                                                     Germany. I have not observed any brown         While many other improvements have
                                                                     shirted Nazi’s from WWII era attending         been made, none is more innovative and
                                                                     any Barefoot Bay meetings.                     prudent as the recent inclusion of the
                                                                        Wake up... the Bay is running smooth-       monthly assessments with the real estate
                                                                     ly, the appearance of our entrance and         tax. This change highlights the sound
                                                                     Building A is wonderful. Where are all         vision of the trustees as well as increas-
• Professional Care Management by
                                                                     the miserable people, Vicky? Apparently        ing revenues.
  Licensed Nurses & Social Workers
                                                                     one of them has moved away. Give us a              Ms. Rosso, this is not a “Gestapo.” To
• Certified Home Health Aides
                                                                     break and find a more positive way to          suggest such a thing is preposterous and
• Private Duty Nursing
                                                                     expend your energy. It is getting real old.    certainly undermines any credibility you
• 24/7 Clinical Oversight
                                                                                                  Sue McCahan       might otherwise have. You may wish to
                                                                                                                    retract this inane statement. Finally, Ms.
        • Improved Physical Health                                          MAINTENANCE FEES                        Rosso, I’m sorry you cannot play golf
        • Improved Quality of Life
                                                                        Regarding the inclusion of our mainte-      and that you feel that the Bay “is now
        • Fewer Hospitalizations
        • Less Family Stress                                         nance fees into our property taxes, I think    a miserable place to live,” but I believe
                                                                     it was the best step the Trustees could        the vast majority of residents are content
                                                                     have taken. This way every resident is         with their life at Barefoot Bay.
                                                                     paying their fair share and not burdening                               Happy at the Bay,
 CHAP approved                                                       the rest of us with a possible raise in fees                                  Phil Thibeau

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                                                                              Barefoot Tattler / May 2011                                            Page 5


                                            A Word From Your
                              Recreation District Chair
                                                                            Tom Guinther                 Sunshine Rentals
Management:
    As a follow up to my previous articles on the state of Barefoot Bay, I would like
to comment on the Board of Trustee’s decision in late 2007 to use a management
company to operate our facilities and the choice made in Feb 2008 to use Special
District Services as that company.
    After years of questionable selections of community managers, instability in staff
operations and chaos in our accounting department the Board made a choice to oper-
ate Barefoot Bay using a management company instead of a single manager system.
    This decision along with the hiring of SDS has proven to be one of the most solid
decisions our Board has made. We are operating our community more efficiently
and after a period of adjustment, I feel Barefoot Bay is being operated by the current
                                                                                                           LEON G. NICHOLS, P.A.
manager and staff far better than it has been in the past. While this, of course, does
not mean we are not without problems, developing solutions to those problems has                                     General Practice
been easier than in the past and current management is much more attuned to the
wants and needs of our residents.
    In conclusion, the decision to employ a management company is one that I sup-
port and would not want to see reversed in the near future.
    Volunteer: vol·un·teer                                                                        701 Sebastian Boulevard, Suite E, Sebastian Florida 32958
    –noun
    1. a person who voluntarily offers himself or herself for a service or undertaking.                             772-581-0050
    2. a person who performs a service willingly and without pay.
    3. to offer oneself for some service or undertaking.
    4. to enter service or enlist as a volunteer.
    –verb
    1. to offer (oneself or one’s services) for some undertaking or purpose.
    The above definitions of volunteer are from an online dictionary, dictionary.com,
and simply state that, in general terms, volunteering is the practice of people working
on behalf of others or a particular cause without payment for their time and services.
Volunteering is generally considered an altruistic activity, intended to promote good
or improve human quality of life.
    Volunteering also takes many forms and is performed by a wide range of people
and I am sure our residents are aware of volunteers for our Armed Forces and Fire                                      (SEE STORAGE OFFICE)
Services, just to name a few, and while we would like to thank these volunteers for
the service they provide, the people I would like to compliment today are Community
Volunteers and specifically Barefoot Bay Community Volunteers.
    Barefoot Bay is a large and diverse community with many events, clubs and activi-              5655 Micco Rd.   (772) 664-7087
ties, most of which are manned by groups of volunteers who freely give their time and
efforts to help make our community a better place to enjoy life. The recreation district
also uses a number of committees, staffed with resident volunteers, to help develop
ideas and projects that will serve and enhance our community for the best interest of
all of our residents.
    These volunteers are the ones I want to thank for their service and for all they do
to help make Barefoot Bay a better place for all of our residents to live. Without these
special volunteers I think our community would lack the special bond that volun-
teerism creates.
    Again, whether you are a volunteer in Barefoot Bay, some where in the state of
Florida or all over this great country of our’s,
    Thank You For What You Do.
    We do appreciate it.
    For questions or comments I can be emailed at guinthertom@aol.com
    Thanks for listening.
                             Tom Guinther, Chairman, Barefoot Bay Board of Trustees.
   It should be noted, that the above opinions are mine only and do not reflect any opinions of
the Barefoot Bay Board of Trustees or any of its other individual members.




                                               A Word From Your

                                        HOA PRESIDENT
                                                                              By Bob Kahl




    On April 9th the Homeowners Association hosted a “Tribute to Elvis”. Dan
Cunningham gave us a wonderful tribute to the King. All those in attendance seemed
to have thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Let us know if you would like us to have Dan
return again next year. Special thanks to the Entertainment Committee for another
great show.
    I would also like to thank the homeowners who have returned their ballots for
the DOR amendments. It is only through the actual participation in the democratic
process that we, as a community, can improve our way of life in Barefoot Bay. Of
the 17 ballot amendments proposed 12 passed and 5 failed. An amendment needed
2,446 yes votes to pass. Ballot questions
1, 13, 14, 15 and 16 failed to achieve the
required 2,446 yes votes.
    The HOA are always looking for vol-
unteers to help out. If you have the will-
ingness and time to assist in any of our
committees, please let one of our Board
members know.
    If you have any questions or concerns,
please feel free to contact me at rkahl2@
cfl.rr.com or by phone at 772-202-4139.
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                CRAF T SHOW                                                                                                                                                    A Word From Your

                                                                                                                                                                  Brevard County Sheriff
    May 7th, 2011                                                                                                                                                                                  by Sheriff Jack Parker

             to 8th)
 9:00 am Date - May3:00 pm
       (Rain                                                                                                                         Stop Early Prison Release
                                                                                                                                          In the early 1980’s, Florida was experiencing similar economic challenges. One way
                                                                                                                                     the State addressed the issue was to enact various laws to make it more difficult for
   For Space Call Karen 772-388-5244                                                                                                 judges to send criminals to prison and to release those who were already in prison early.
                                                                                                                                          There were two different initiatives to reduce the costs of prisons. First, prisoners
                                                                                                                                     were given large amounts of early release “gaintime”. This resulted in prisoners serv-
                                                                                                                                     ing a mere fraction of their sentence. It was not uncommon for prisoners to serve a
                                                                                                                                     little more than 2 years for a 10 year sentence. Second, there were initiatives limit
                                                                                                                                     judicial discretion to force more lenient prison sentences.
                                                                                                                                          As a result, less people went to prison and of those that did, they were not there
                                                                                                                                     long. Florida’s violent crime rate skyrocketed.
                                                                                                                                          Our Brevard County murder rate per capita was three times greater in the mid 1980’s
                                                                                                                                     than it is today. I don’t think a single day went by when we weren’t hearing about a
                                                                                                                                     terrible crime somewhere in the State committed by an early released violent criminal.
                                                                                                                                          Florida was earning an international reputation for violent crime and earned the top
                                                                                                                                     spot for the most violent crime state in the nation. Crime was affecting every area of
                                                                                                                                     our lives from tourism to the State’s economic development.
                                                                                                                                          As a result, In 1992, our citizens partnered with our State Attorneys, Sheriffs, Police
                                                                                                                                     Chiefs and Legislators and forced the abolition of these ridiculous early prison release
                                                                                                                                     laws. Their efforts were successful and resulted in the requirement that prisoners
                                                                                                                                     serve a minimum of 85% of their prison sentence. It is interesting to note that for
                                                                                                                                     the past 15 years, Florida’s crime rate has continued to decline. Many law enforce-
                                                                                                                                     ment experts agree the passage of the 85% rule was the single most important factor


             DENTURES                                                                                                                in reducing the crime rate in Florida. If you keep criminals in prison, the crime rate
                                                                                                                                     goes down.
                                                                                                                                          Now we are again facing tough economic times, and the State is closing prisons.
              PA R T I A L D E N T U R E S • R E PA I R S                                                                            One of the prisons selected for closure is the prison in our own county – Brevard
                                                                                                                                     Correctional Institution or BCI. BCI was one of the State’s only male “youthful offend-
             CLEANINGS • TEETH WHITENING                                                                                             er prisons” designed to prevent young offenders from being paired with older violent
                       PREVENTIVE CARE                                                                                               repeat criminals in an effort to better rehabilitate them. According to high ranking
                                                                                                                                     prison officials, it was working. The closure of BCI will mean many of these young
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                                                                                                                                     offenders (many in their teens) will be sent to the more hardcore traditional prisons
 Bay Street Square
 14000 U.S. Highway 1, Sebastian, FL 32958                                     589-3127                                              reducing their chances of success. BCI had just received 3 million dollars for renova-
                                                                                                                                     tions. Three large housing units were just completely renovated and the fourth was
                                                                                                                                     being completed when word came down to halt the project.
                                                                                                                                          It is also disappointing that the State would select Brevard County, the Florida
                                                                                                                                     County hit hardest by job losses at KSC, as the right county to eliminate hundreds of
                                                                                                                                     additional Brevard County jobs.
                                                                                                                                          In addition to the closure of Florida prisons, we are also concerned about any leg-
                                                                                                                                     islative initiatives that are soft on crime and will jeopardize public safety.
                                                                                                                                          If passed, Senate Bill 1334 and House Bill 917 will eliminate minimum prison sen-
                                                                                                                                     tences for drug traffickers.
                                                                                                                                          If passed, Senate Bill 144 will allow the early prison release of violent offenders
                                                                                                                                     convicted for heinous offenses.
                                                                                                                                          You can have the very best judges, prosecutors and officers, but if you cannot keep
                                                                                                                                     the bad guys in prison, justice will not prevail. The highest obligation of government
                                                                                                                                     is to protect our citizens. Ensuring our families are protected from criminals should
                                                                                                                                     always be our State’s number one priority.
                                                                                                                                          If you would like additional information on these and other legislative initiatives,
                                                                                                                                     please see our website at www.BrevardSheriff.com and click on the link “Proposed
                                                                                                                                     State Legislation”.
                                                                                                                                          On behalf of the 1,300 proud men and women of your Sheriff’s Office, it is an
                                                                                                                                     honor to serve you.
                                                                                                                                                                                                            Sheriff Jack Parker

                                                                                                                                                        Barefoot Bat Monthly Crime Stats
                                                                                                                                                           36 Total Calls March 2011

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                                                                                                                   I am.
                                                                                                                 I think.    By John J. Layden

                                                                  It Was a Very Good Year
                                                                            In 1943 World War II was raging in Europe. But on a positive note, I was born.
                                                                  It was the Fourth of July and New York City was lit up like a candle. A couple of days
                                                                  later they brought me home to a four story walk-up on 75th Street in Brooklyn. The
                                                                  best-selling novel that year was “A Tree Grows in Brooklyn”. And so, I began to grow
                                                                  as well. The best picture of the year was “Casablanca”. All the soldiers and sailors were

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                                                                  Commander in Chief when I served on a Submarine during the Vietnam War.
                                                                      In 1943 the postman delivered mail twice a day and the price of a stamp was 3
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                                                                  the apartment houses. I always envied the Garbagemen because they got to be on
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                                                                  envy them any more.
                                                                      In 1943 a house cost $8,000.00. A car, $1,100. Milk was $.62, gas $.16, bread
                                                                  $.09. It was a very good year! Geraldo Rivera, journalist ,was born on my exact birth-
                                                                  day. George M. Cohan was not born on the 4th of July, but on the 3rd. His parents,
                                                                  who were entertainers, thought it would make him more distinctive. A lot of other
                                                                  famous people were born on the 4th of July but not necessarily in 1943. Eva Marie
                                                                  Saint, Gina Lollobrigida and Polly Bergan were born on the 4th. Nathaniel Hawthorne,
                                                                  Calvin Coolidge and Rube Goldberg, the cartoonist were born on the 4th of July. A
                                                                  not so good thing began in 1943. Wage earners began having a 20% flat tax deducted
                                                                  from their wages. But, all in all, it was a very good year because I was born. I think
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                                                                  Bankruptcy (Is it a solution)
                                                                                                                                         Leon G. Nichols
                                                                     Bankruptcy may be a fresh start for American citizens who have found themselves
                                                                  in financial trouble. When a single person or a husband and wife file for Chapter 7
                                                                  bankruptcy in the federal bankruptcy court their consumer debts may be discharged
                                                                  (eliminated) in certain circumstances. A person may file for bankruptcy without an
                                                                  attorney (pro se) but that person would have to obtain the proper forms, complete
                                                                  them properly and file the papers in Orlando (Brevard County residents) or West
                                                                  Palm Beach (Indian River County residents). When bankruptcy is filed a trustee is
                                                                  appointed to handle the case. The trustee obtains all of the debtor’s assets except
                                                                  those assets that are exempt and in theory distributes those assets to the debtor’s
                                                                  creditors. Assets that are typically exempt are the debtor’s homestead, personal
                                                                  property up to $1,000.00, an automobile up to $1,000.00, retirement funds such as
                                                                  pensions, 401k’s, IRA’s and any personal property with liens greater than the value
                                                                  such as automobiles being financed. If a husband and wife both file the exemption
                                                                  amounts are doubled and if the debtor does not own the debtor’s homestead an addi-
                                                                  tional $4,000.00 in personal property may be exempt.
                                                                     The debts that are discharged are most credit card debts, medical bills, profession-
                                                                  al fees and, very importantly, obligations under mortgage notes, notes for car loans
                                                                  and leases. The reason this is important is because credit card companies may offer
                                                                  to accept less than the balance owed on a credit card but then will send the debtor a
                                                                  1099 for the amount of debt forgiveness which will be taxable income to the debtor.
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                                                                  ruptcy. A more thorough explanation of the positives and negatives of bankruptcy
                                                                  may be obtained by consulting with a knowledgeable bankruptcy attorney.
                                                                     Submitted by Leon G. Nichols, 701 Sebastian Blvd., Suite E, Sebastian,
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    More and more people every year are choosing to take an ocean cruise from
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you will be charged in November, their off season. Their goal is to send out each
ship fully loaded. If not they can loose money. Remember it is not just how much
you are paying for the cabin. It is most important both to the cruise line and you to
know much you will spend while aboard the ship. For example, tips on a seven day
cruise will cost you $70. to $100. Cocktails are $7.00 to $9.00 each. A decent wine
bottle is $40.00 and everything has a 15% tip added. Extras can add up quickly. It
is not unusual to spend half again the original cost of the cabin, because you can
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than you realize.
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                                                                             Sebastian River Medical Center’s
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                                                                                                                 Barefoot Bay Seniors Have Unrecognized
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   South Mainland Public Library 7921 Ron Beatty Blvd., Micco, FL 32976
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   May 2011
   Adult Programs and Events:
   5/6&20, 2-4pm, Memoir Writers
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   5/10, 9am, Library Advisory Board Meeting
   5/11, 10am-2pm, Meet and view works by local artist David E. White
   5/14, 12pm-2pm, Humanists
   5/13&27, 1-3pm, Family Histories: Genealogy with Patti Kirk
   5/19, 12-2, Wellness Group: “A Potpourri of Alternative Modalities”
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   Youth Programs                                                                           dead cells is a mistake which will result      These new products come in all shell
   Preschool Story Time, 5/2, 9, 10:30am, (ages 4 and under).                               in a poorer speech understanding in          sizes, including the smallest digital
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                                                                       by Richard Doyle     thereby          improving       speech        Call the Audibel Hearing Care nearest
    Elizabeth Taylor died March 23, 2011. She was the most beautiful actress to ever        understanding in noise.                      you for a no-obligation appointment.
grace the movie screen. Let me review her career via a few films that made her a legend.       “We are employing a like method in        For more locations, call
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Hollywood producer was looking for a girl to play Velvet Brown in his upcoming film         sound field speech in noise procedure,”
about a race horse. He asked her father to let her audition and the camera fell in love
with her. She would suffer a back injury on this film that would afflict her for the rest
of her life.
    Next, MGM cast her in many more films among which were “The Last Time I Saw
Paris” with Van Johnson and “Father of the Bride” with Spencer Tracy. These films
let us watch Liz grow up on screen right before our eyes.
    As the years went by she was continually beautiful in “A Place in the Sun” with
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    “Raintree County” gave her first Oscar nomination in a movie about the Civil War.
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showed her wearing that sexy, skin tight slip which left nothing to the imagination.        lifestyle. Imagine a hearing aid that is     you hear, but are having trouble
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was more or less a sympathy vote after she survived a death-threatening illness.            the first aid ever developed
Next came “Cleopatra” for which she was paid a million dollars plus 10% of the gross
and where she met and fell in love with Richard Burton. Their torrid love affair made
national news almost nightly in the 1960s.
    After this they made ‘The VIPs” and “The Taming of the Shrew” together which
only helped the movie goers imagine which was really going on in their private lives                                                                        ?
off screen. When she gained weight and put a fright wig to play Martha in Edward
Albee’s powerful “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” she showed another side of her                                                       SAVE UP TO
acting talents. She also won her second Oscar for this role.
    Her best movie in my opinion was the lovely ‘The Sandpiper” which cast Liz and
Dick together again. Liz played a beachcomber who worships nature and life in her                                                           MSRP
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seaside dwelling. The moving song “The Shadow of Your Smile” became an American
favorite from this flick. It also won an Oscar for best song.
    I will never forget seeing Liz and Dick live in a stage play in Boston. They were                                                                           100% Digital
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work for AIDS research help advance the cure for the disease which is still way off.
Her own numerous illnesses actually made her stronger and better able to deal with
life’s up and downs so beautifully
    Her death brings the era of the truly glamorous Hollywood stars to an end. All we
have left are their wonderful films which will live on forever.


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                               (772) 589-2888                                                     their guests entered the Snug Harbor function room on Friday evening, March 18th,
                                                                                                  for a “Spring Fever” dinner dance, sponsored by the Social Seniors. Lorraine and
                                                                                                  Bill Spinney hosted the event and once again demonstrated their ability to present an

                               (888) 589-2892                                                     event with excellence. The menu included French onion soup, salad, red potatoes,
                                                                                                  carrots, applesauce, roast pork, rolls and butter, coffee and tea and a delicious des-
                                                                                                  sert. Music for dancing was by “The 45s” a favorite with the Snug Harbor community.
                                                                                                  The dance floor was full as dancers boogied, rocked and rolled and held each other
                                                                                                  close during the slower numbers. It was apparent all enjoyed a good time, even those
                                                                                                  who preferred to just sit and listen to the music. Those whose birthday was closest
HAVE A BLESSED EASTER                                                                             to March 18th took home the flowers decorating the tables: Doris Carrington won a
                                                                                                  floral basket and Georgene Byrnes won the beautiful gift basket door prize. Assisting
                                                                                                  Lorraine and Bill were Leon and Betsy Adlrich, Jerri Aldrich, Edie Atwell, Dollie Beller,
                                                                                                  Theresa Bibo, Diane Cantrell, Joy DeMar, Carol Fairman, Richard Gibson, Carol
                                                                                                  and Dick Haight, Judy Haywood, Carol and Bob Keller, Peg Kelly, Hilda Knapp, Jan
                                                                                                  Lawrence, Gary Marks, Pat and Merele Orlowski, Barbara Smith, Pina Tuirpin and
                                                                                                  John Whitcomb.


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                                                                                                      The Social Seniors will host a Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony on May 30th.




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   Her daughters, Susan Rose and Sandy Green came in from Oregon and her son
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                                                                         Transportation To Bushnell National Cemetery
                                                                         On Memorial Day, May 30, 2011
                                                                             Thanks to the Homeowners Association (HOA), it is planned to use the HOA van
                                                                         to transport family members of deceased veterans to Bushnell on Memorial Day,
                                                                         May 30, 2011. The van can carry 15 passengers. At this writing there is still room
                                                                         for more passengers. If you wish to be a passenger on the van please call Dave
                                                                         McAllister at 772-664-7029 or Bob Kahl at 772-202-4139. The van will pick-up and
                                                                         return Barefoot Bay residents to their home. A central pick-up and drop off point will
                                                                         be established for others.
                                                                             Military Retirees and Tricare for Life (TFL); and beneficiaries Enrolled in CHAMPVA.
                                                                         On the Benefit Pages of your TRICARE FOR LIFE and CHAMPVA Handbooks, there is
                                                                         reference to a “Catastrophic Cap.” This extraordinary benefit is often overlooked and
                                                                         misunderstood. For the elderly facing long-term care with concerns about financial
                                                                         ruin, this benefit is a matter of law and should give you comfort. The TFL Handbook
                                                                         explains the benefit as follows:
                                                                             ‘The catastrophic cap is the maximum out-of-pocket amount you will pay each
                                                                         fiscal year for TRICARE-covered services. You are not responsible for any amounts
                                                                         above the catastrophic cap in a given fiscal year, except for services that are not
                                                                         covered.......... The catastrophic cap amount is based on your beneficiary category
                                                                         and is not affected by the program option you are using...............” “Retirees and their
                                                                         families have a $3,000 cap per family, per fiscal year.”
                                                                             The CHAMPVA Handbook explains catastrophic cap as follows:
                                                                             “To provide financial protection against the impact of a long-term illness or seri-
                                                                         ous injury, we have established an annual catastrophic cap of $3,000 per calendar
                                Dedicated to Patient Comfort & Service   year. This is the maximum out-of-pocket expense you and your family can incur
                                                                         for CHAMPVA covered services and supplies in a calendar year. Credits to the cata-
                                                                         strophic cap are applied starting January 1st of each year and run through December
                                                                         31st. If you reach the $3,000 limit, you, or your family’s cost share for covered
                                                                         services is waived for the remainder of the calendar year, and we pay 100% of the
                                                                         CHAMPVA allowable amount.”
                                                                             “Each time we pay a bill, your deductible and cost share are calculated and cred-
                                                                         ited to your catastrophic cap. The cumulative amount credited to your catastrophic
                                                                         cap is shown on the Explanation of Benefits you receive after services are paid for. If
                                                                         you find an error, let us know promptly.”
                                                                             This often overlooked benefit is so very important to beneficiaries (military retirees
                                                                         and their families; and CHAMPVA eligibles) faced with long-term care considerations.
                                                                             For further explanation of “allowable amounts” and other phrases, please visit your
                                                                         Barefoot Bay Veterans Service Office.
                                                                             BAREFOOT BAY VETERANS MEMORIAL. On Friday, April 8th, 2011, the
                                                                         Barefoot Bay Recreation District’s Board of Trustees gave final approval for Disabled
                                                                         American Veterans Chapter #155 to proceed with permanent placement of the
                                                                         Barefoot Bay Veterans Memorial on the wall of the corridor in Building A. The panels
                                                                         will be enclosed in a red oak frame and it’s accompanying “lectern” will also be made
                                                                         of red oak.
                                                                             Acrylic sheets will cover and protect all veterans names from inadvertent damage.
                                                                             The “Memorial” will be on display in the corridor of Building A prior to Memorial
                                                                         Day, 2011. The purpose of this “preview” is to permit residents to view the memorial,
                                                                         confirm the data we have, and to add eligible names. A simple form will be available
                                                                         at the site for this purpose. We will announce the date the Memorial will be on display
                                                                         at club meetings, bulleting boards, and in local media .
                                                                             Thanks for listening.
                                                                                                                                                   Dave McAllister




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                                                                                                                                        AMERICAN LEGION POST                          Bay. We shall really miss her and send
                                                                                                                                               #366
                                                                                                                                                                                      our love and support to her husband
                                                                                                                                        Fellow Legionnaires, let me bring you         and our Vice President, Frank Mulligan.
                                                                                                                                     up to date on a few changes that are hap-        Friday, April 8th was our annual picnic
                                                                                                                                     pening within our Post. We are establish-        held at Pool One where members sup-
                                                                                                                                     ing for the first time a scholarship award.      plied side dishes to accompany the fried
                                                                                                                                     We have already chosen a candidate.              chicken bought by the club.
                                                                                                                                     Her name is Courtney Stamm. She                     The last meeting of the season was on
                                 Fresh Fish and Real Southern BBQ.                                                                   is a Naval ROTC cadet from Bayside               April 15th and we enjoyed an ice cream
                            Buy One Entree, Get One of Same or Lesser Value Free                                                     High School. She was accepted by our             social.....no calories !
                            With This Ad. (Available 11 AM to 4 PM, Mon. thru Fri.)                                                  scholarship committee and she will be                      May everyone have a healthy,
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                                                                                                                                     awarded a medal, a certificate and a             safe and happy summer and keep on
                                                                                                                                     check in the amount of $250.00 to be             painting ! See you in October.
                                                                                                                                     given at a ceremony on April 15th at the                                  Marilyn O’Keefe
                                                                                                                                     Hilton Hotel at the airport in Melbourne.
                                                                                                                                        Also, the Post is trying to acquire the use
                                                                                                                                     of the former Lions’ building located in the
                                                                                                                                     RV storage yard on Fleming Grant Road.
                                                                                                                                     The building seems to be in good condition
          JOHN HAMILTON AND SONS INC.                                                                                                and roomy enough for all our storage. Much
                                                                                                                                     better than the old trailer that we currently
                                                                                                                                     use. I am working with the Community
                                                                                                                                     Manager to work out all the details neces-
                                                                                                                                     sary with taking over the building.
                                                                                                                                        The Post extends their heartfelt sym-
                                                                                                                                     pathy to Frank Mulligan, one of our lead-
                                                                                                                                     ing Legionnaires, and his family in the
Phone 321-723-2132                                               Cell 321-427-2279                                                   passing of his wife, Denise. She was the            President Barbara Fay presenting a
                                                                                                                                     President of the Legion Auxiliary Unit and       check from the Art Show’s Silent Auction
                                                                                                                                     will be missed.                                  to Joyce Snellbaker from the Community
                                                                                                                                        Please note that installation of recent-      Fund, as Carole Mickley watches.
                                                                                                                                     ly elected officers will take place on
                                                                Broker/Realtor                                                       September 20, 2011. At that time, offi-              BOAT AND YACHT CLUB
                                                            1623 Indian River Drive                                                  cials from the 12th District will be here            March proved to be another busy
                                                             Sebastian, FL 32958                                                     to conduct the installation ceremony. A          month for your BBBYC! Our regular
                                                                                                                                     meal will be served following installation.      meeting included a visit from long-
                                                                                                                                     Please mark the date on your schedule.           time Sebastian Inlet Park Ranger, Terry
                                                            jhconway@comcast.net
                                                                                                                                     For God and Country,                             O’Toole. He proved to be a wonderful
                                                                                                                                                    Ray Bourgault, Commander          speaker who brought us a lively Power
                                                                                                                                                                                      Point presentation about Sebastian Inlet
                                                                                                                                            AMERICAN LEGION                           State Park. One of 160 Florida state
 3 Bed, 3 Bath, Two Car Garage Starting at                                                                                                   AUXILIARY #366                           parks, it ranks as the 2nd most popu-
                                                                                                                                         We need your participation for the           lar with ¾ of a million visitors last

                       $119,000                                                                                                      following upcoming events: April 16,
                                                                                                                                     2011 is the 12th District Picnic at 11am
                                                                                                                                                                                      year. Terry explained that there are three
                                                                                                                                                                                      miles of beach for surf-fishing, maybe for
                                                                                                                                     at Post 117 in Palm Bay. May 14, 2011            some beautiful pompano! The flats of the
          Tell them about the Sebastian Riverfront Resort.                                                                           is Girls State Orientation. May 21, 2011         Indian River Lagoon yield bait fish and
                                                                                                                                     is the American Legion Constitutional            under the jettys is a good place to catch
                                                                                                                                     Conference at Post 81 in Melbourne.              shrimp! The Park hosts surfing contests,
                                                                                                                                         President Denise Mulligan who gave           including regionals and nationals! Surfers
                                                                                                                                     so much of herself is now in the hands           say the Inlet has “Good tubing waves”
                                                                                                                                     of the Lord. She will be missed by many,         meaning they can sometimes get inside
                                                                                                                                     but her guidance will continue.                  the curl of the waves! To the right off
  Have you                                                                                                                               Helping one another is what we do,
                                                                                                                                     and those of us who can take over extra
                                                                                                                                                                                      the jettys is “Monster Hole” for jet ski
                                                                                                                                                                                      enthusiasts.
   been to                                                                         lately?
                                                                                                                                     duties will happily do so. We are the
                                                                                                                                     American Legion Auxiliary---a proud,
                                                                                                                                                                                          If you like to walk, there is the
                                                                                                                                                                                      Hammock area. Beaches at the Inlet are
                                                                                                                                     caring, talented, wonderful group of             a Sea Turtle Refuge and the #1 nesting
                         Come for a yummy orange or peach soft serve cone!                                                           women. Let’s stick together to make a            place for Loggerheads in the Western
                                                                                                                                     banner year helping veterans, children           Hemisphere. In season the rangers do
                                                                                                                                     and youth and folks in our community             walks for the public to see turtle activity.
                                              Browse our quaint grove stand                                                          and have fun doing it! Loraine De Paoli          There are also trails in the mangroves.
                                                  gift shop, featuring:                                                              is still collecting flip tops and we are still   Rangers present nature programs and
                                                                                                                                     busy making afghans, baby hats and               education on such topics as fishing,
                                                                                                                                     booties. Thank you to everyone for your          clamming, butterflies and turtles.
                                                                                                                                     participation. We are a very enthusiastic            The Park has a cove area for families
                                                                                                                                     group of women and always welcome                and kids to splash and snorkel without
                                                           incomparable juice                                                        new members.                                     the high surf. We learned that the State
                                                                                                                                                                        Pat Clark     Park has a 25 slip Marina, where you
                                                                                                                                                                                      can find power boats, pontoon boats and
                                                Shipping fruit through May!                                                                     ARTIST’S GUILD                        canoes for rent as well as guided cruises.
                                                                                                                                         On March 18th guest artist Judy              The Inlet is the home of the Archie Carr
                                                                             JUST NORTH OF THE FAIRGROUNDS                           Bergarella did a demo of a “still life”          Wildlife Refuge, as well as two museums-
                                                                                                                                     painting in oils. It was very informative        --the Sebastian Fishing Museum (which
                                        Open Mon. - Sat.     N                                                     To Sebastian
                                                                                  CR 510                                             and enjoyed by all. On March 25th we             tells the history of commercial fishing in
                                          9am - 5pm                               Wabasso                                   To A1A
                                                                                                                                     had fun with 10 minute “quick sketches”          Sebastian) and the McClarty Treasure
                                                                 66th Ave.




                                                                                                       58th Ave.




                                                                                  81st St.
    6325 81st Street, Vero Beach
                                                                                                                     US 1




                                                                              Countryside
                                                                              Countryside
                                                                                Citrus
                                                                                Citrus                                               of live models, then had another 10 min-         Museum (which is on the site where sur-
                                                                                         Fairgrounds

               Toll Free:                                                                                                            utes to paint them using water colors.           vivors of the Spanish Plate Fleet came
    581-0999 888-550-5745                                                    Indian River Mall
                                                                               SR Route 60                            Vero Beach
                                                                                                                                     Sadly, on March 29th our beloved Past            ashore in 1715). The Park has 200 volun-
                                                                                                                                     President, friend and accomplished art-
       www.countrysidecitrus.com                                                                                                     ist, Denise Mulligan, passed away at the            See Club News Page 17
                                                                                                                                     William Childs Hospice House in Palm

                                                             CYAN MEGENTA YELLOW BLACK
                                                                                 Barefoot Tattler / May 2011                                                                      Page 17

   Club News from Page 16                      the Summer Program starting in May
                                               would run through September meeting
teers that do all kinds of jobs from main-     as usual on the second Tuesday of
tenance to beach clean-up and manning          the month in Building D & E. The fall
the entrances and museums, carpentry,          season will start off in October with
gift shops and more. Our speaker was           a Country Western theme for the first
extremely informative and interesting.         party and entertainment will be provided
Who knew we have such a wonderful              by a new band heard most recently at
treasure right in our own back yard!!          the Ethnic Festival and headed up by
    Our Boat Club fishing report consisted     Kenny Williams. The 50/50 raffle ticket
of Al Noternicola giving the old thumbs        drawings had many lucky winners along
down! And Dan Higgins reported he was          with the good natured heckling from the
catching mahi just before his engines quit     not so lucky members, all in good fun.
and he limped back to shore at 8mph!!          Rounding out the evening, local musician
    The next week after our meeting,           Lou Phillips entertained everyone with his
our Club had its annual Chili Party at         great repertoire of music for listening as
Fisherman’s Landing. John and Jean             well as dancing.                                                                    Ms. Renae’s Quality Care Services
VanLouven and Howard and MaryAnn                   In closing, for those who head north
Smith and crew organized the party. It         for the summer, the wish is for safe
                                                                                                                                   Certified CNA
was another great day with lots to eat and     travels and an equally safe return in the
good conversation, and good weather!           fall. Wishing all who stay in the Bay a
    The following week 12 couples              wonderful summer with NO hurricanes or
trailered a number of boats to Camp            tropical storms and we’ll all look forward
Mack for a 4-day trip. The camp is off         to being together again next autumn.
Rte. 60 in Lake Wales and is on a tribu-                                  Irene Kernicky
tary to the Kissimmee River. Dan and
Peg Higgins, Vera and Barry Stokes and                    CANADA CLUB                                                              heavenlyhope4all@yahoo.com
Bob and Jane Joyce made a delicious                Farewell folks, another winter is here
rib dinner for all attendees. Patti and        and gone. Everyone is busy packing for
Fred Andryshak did set-up and bever-           the migration up north, on the way or
ages. 10am the next morning saw our            unpacking at their summer residences.
flotilla heading down the river, thru the      It’s been a great winter and a busy one
locks toward a stop at Kissimmee State         for the Canada club. We look forward
Park. Weather was as perfect as the            to another one next year packed full
4- hour round trip! Awesome pizza and          of activities to keep us all young and
desserts appeared for supper and no            healthy. I wish everyone a happy and
one left hungry! Thursday saw a fishing        healthy summer and look forward to see-
contest for some, sight-seeing for others.     ing you all again next year. Next fall
Some of our fisherpeople didn’t do too         we will resume with our ongoing gather-
well but Bob Grenier won 1st with a 4 lb.      ings including Shuffleboard on Mondays
bass, and Honorable Mention went to Bill       at 1:30, Bocce Ball on Wednesday at
Werner. Dinner that night was at Gator         9:30 and Lawn Bowling on Thursdays
Bites (outdoor café right on grounds). It      at 10:00. Just drop in, there’s always
wasn’t fish! Friday saw time for hanging       room for one more. For more info on
out, fishing or swimming after we had          any of these events, please contact Don
checked out and before heading back.           Hippern at 202-4471, Hilda Timmerman
Special thank you to Fred and Patty, Dan       at 664-5511 or any member you may
and Bill and all those that helped orga-       find. We hope to organize some other
nize the trip. It was great fun and the food   group outings and day trips so if you
was outstanding! And a special thanks to       have any ideas, please let us know and
Jean VanLouven and MaryAnn Smith for           we’ll pass it on to the membership. If you
their camp-trip news as this reporter was      find yourself with a new phone number or
unable to go. Good job Guys!!!                 email address, please contact myself or
                                               June Stauffer, our membership coordina-
     BRITISH HERITAGE CLUB
    Sunny skies and mild temperatures           See Club News Page 18
promised a perfect day for the Club’s
annual picnic held on Thursday, March
24th from Noon until 3:00 at the Pool 1
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hamburgers (with all the fixings) plus                                                                                      •   Glaucoma Management & Surgery
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a wonderful selection of desserts provid-
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                                                                                                                            •   Botox, Dermal Fillers
by all who attended a great success.                                                                                        •   Hearing Exams and Devices
    The April 12th party celebrated the                                                                                     •   Aesthetic Center - Obagi, Jane Iredale
21st anniversary of the British Heritage                                                                                    •   Eyeglass Lenses & Frames
Club and Building D & E was appropri-                                                                                       •   LASIK
ately decorated with true party-like col-
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                                                                  Club News from Page 17
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               o u i Delicious                                                                                  March 22, 2011
                                                                                                                N/S

     A                           Sunday 12-8pm
                                                               tor at 664-3136. Meanwhile if you know
                                                               any Canadians new to the area, please
                                                                                                                1. Frank Ugenti & Ed Oulette
                                                                                                                2. Jane & Virgil Cypher
    Mon/Tues                                                   let them know about our club. Send them          E/W
                                                               along to June Stauffer at 664-3136 or            1. Carol Mecanko & Judy Skene
                                                               myself at 202-4471 and we can welcome            2. Beth Gillette & Jean Rand
          Toppings                                             them aboard. Feel free to contact me             March 29, 2011
            Extra
                                                               with any questions during the summer.            1. Jean White & Kay Dunne
                                                                   All the best.                                2. Lyn Pfenninger & Suzi Peterson
                                                                                           Don Hippern          3. Carol Mecanko & Judy Skene

                                                                       CHRISTIAN RIDERS                                 GARDEN CLUB
                                                                  On Tuesday April 5th, The Barefoot             The final meeting of our club year
                                                               Bay Christian Riders celebrated our one       was a picnic held at the pavilion at Pool
                                                               year anniversary with our members tak-        #1. The event was catered by Cathy
                                                               ing part in a covered dish dinner. Fun was    of B.B. Food & Beverage. We enjoyed
                                                               had by all. During the dinner, the upcom-     finger sandwiches, salad & fruit. It was
                                                               ing ride list was completed for the next      delicious and enjoyed by all of the club
                                                               quarter. Rides will include a weekend in      members & guests. While gathering, we
                                                               Sanibel and Lover’s Key. A weekend trip       enjoyed games with prizes which was fun
                                                               to Lake Ichetucknee with tubing, with one     and entertaining. After a great lunch, a
                                                               day rides to the Kissimee Flea markets        Yankee Swap was fun and there were
     AND SURGERY CENTERS
                                                               and a ride to the Ft. Pierce craft and veg-   some interesting things brought for the
                                                               etable market. If you ride a motorcycle       swap. These were items used but not
                                                               and are interested in our group, please       abused and quite a selection to choose
                                                               send an email to BBCR10@AOL.com.              from. Some useful, some decorative,
                     321.722.FACE (3223)                       With God’s love and peace,                    some not so useful, some funny and so
                                                                                        Jack & Mary Lou      on. This is a fun idea and keeps the party
                                                                                                             alive as the swapping gets quite active at
                                                                        COMPUTER CLUB                        times. Gina & Mary did an excellent job
                                                                  Once again the Computer Club had a         planning the picnic and we thank them
                                                               very interesting and informative program      for all of their hard work in preparing and
                                                               given by Kevin O’Rourke. The March            planning the day for us to enjoy.
                                                               program gave the advantages and dis-              We will not be meeting again until
                                                               advantages of being listed on Facebook.       October 19, 2011 in Bldg. D/E at 9 a.m.
                                                               Although Facebook is very popular at          We will be installing a new slate of offi-
                                                               this time, many people have run into          cers at this meeting and looking forward
 Your friends come here and so should you!                     great problems with it and you should be      to the coming year. We welcome the new
                                                               knowledgeable about the dos and don’ts        officers and wish them luck and success
                                                               of this program. The meeting was fol-         for the coming year.
                                                               lowed by delicious refreshments provided          Have a wonderful, safe and active
                                                               by members. The April meeting will be         summer and we will all look forward to
                                                               held on Friday, April 22, at 6:30 in Bldg.    the coming fall here in Barefoot Bay.
                                                               D&E. We hope to see you all there. New        I would like to thank all of my retiring
                                                               members are always welcome.                   officers for a job well done and for all the
                                                                                            Barbara Gee      help and cooperation they offered me
                                                                                                             during my term in office.
                                                                   CONNECTICUT YANKEES                                  Mary Anne Hostetter, President
                                                                  The Connecticut Yankees of Brevard
                                                               will be meeting at the Golden Corral            GREAT LAKES STATES CLUB
                                                               Restaurant in Palm Bay on Saturday,              The Great Lakes States Club of
                                                               May 14th, at 11:00 p.m. Coming north          Barefoot Bay continues to meet on the 2nd
                                                               or south on I-95, just take Exit 176, pro-    Thursday of the month, October through
                                                               ceed east on Palm Bay Road. The res-          May. We meet at Buildings E-F (golf
                                                               taurant is ¼ mile on the right. There will    course building) at 5:30 pm. After a busi-
                                                               be very enjoyab;le entertainment and any      ness meeting, we enjoy a meal consisting
                                                               former or current Connecticut residents       of a main course prepared by a volunteer
                                                               (and guest) are more than welcome to          committee and side dishes and desserts
                                                               attend. Our get-togethers are always          supplied by members. Entertainment or
                                                               the second Saturday of the month 12           an educational program follows.
                                                               months of the year. For further informa-         This month’s program will be an
                                                               tion, if needed, please call guest liason,    Easter Hat parade featuring hats deco-
                                                               Elizabeth Waltman at 321-253-3458.            rated by the members. It should be great
                                                                                                             fun and lots of laughs.
                                                                     DAR – ST. SEBASTIAN                        All Barefoot Bay residents from any
                                                                         CHAPTER                             of the Great Lakes States are welcome
                                                                  St. Sebastian Chapter, DAR, will meet      to join us. If you are new to ”The Bay”
                                                               May 7, 2011, at 11:00 a.m., at the            or have been here many years, come
                                                               Roseland Community Center for the final       join us. Our numbers have been growing
                                                               meeting of the season. The winners of the     in the last few months, especially dur-
                                                               Student Achievement and Community             ing “Snowbird Season”. Meet some new
                                                               Service Awards given to Sebastian stu-        people, make some friends, have some
                                                               dents will be honored, presented by           fun! The dues are small but the camara-
                                                               Chairman Carol Decker, followed by a          derie can’t be beat.
                                                               Pot Luck Luncheon.                                 For further information, contact our
                                                                       Ellen E. Stanley, Public Relations    president, Rhoda Barnett at 772 664 9577.
                                                                                               388-0352                        Martha Bliss, Secretary
                                                                                  Ellenestanley@aol.com
                                                                                                                    HOMEMAKERS CLUB
                                                                  DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB                         Thank you to everyone who participat-
                                                                 March 01, 2011                              ed in the raffle at the Homemakers Craft
                                                                 1. Louise Drury & James Dace                show at the “Creative Embroidery” table
                                                                 2. Kay Dunne & Mina Cresta                  for the “Tailgater Picnic Tote.” It was won
                                                                 3. Ray Pfenninger & Phil Thibeau            by Mary Reynolds, a newcomer to the
                                                                 March 08, 2011                              Bay. Congratulations to Mary and again
                                                                 1. Lela Hyman & Rose Gavin                  thank you everyone for your support.
                                                                 2. Ed Oulette & Frank Ugenti
                                                                 3. Donna Shappee & Julie Gagliano            HOMEMAKERS HOBBY AND
                                                                 4. Kay Dunne & Jean White                         CRAFT CLUB
                                                                 March 15, 2011                                The beautiful month of May is here
                                                                 1. Lela Hyman & Rose Gavin                  and most of our snowbirds have gone
                                                                 2/3     Jane & Virgil Cypher/ Frank         north but we continue to meet every
                                                               Ugenti & Ed Oulette                           Wednesday morning from 9 am to noon
                                                                 4. Louise Drury & James Dace
                                                                                                              See Club News Page 19
                                    CYAN MEGENTA YELLOW BLACK
                                                                          Barefoot Tattler / May 2011                                                                                           Page 19

   Club News From Page 18                        LIVING WATERS – PEOPLE
in building A all summer. Our business              WITHOUT PARTNERS
meetings are on hold until September.            We had our April 6th meeting with
We invite anyone who is interested in any     20 members present. We had one new
type of crafting to come and visit us. All    comer. Our president Judy Valvano read
are welcome.                                  a Bible verse, Psalm 37:4 “Delight your-
    Our next big event will be our Fall       self in the Lord and he will give you the           Serving Lunch & Dinner • Early Birds 4:00 - 6:00
Craft Fair in October. More information       desires of your heart.” Then we all said
                                                                                              Open 12:00 Noon Sundays •
on this event will follow in upcoming         the Pledge of Allegiance and sang God
issues. We will be distributing our chari-    Bless America. We had a sing-a-long
table donations soon. I hope to have that     and many played games. The 50/50 was
information in the June Tattler. Thanks to    won by Sam Bruno and Eleanor Leary.
all of you how have helped us this year.      We are planning an ice cream social
    Have a great summer everyone.             and a sing-a-long for our next meeting,
                               Ann Coyne      which will be April 20th. Please remem-
                                              ber our meetings are on the first and
         HUMANISTS CLUB                       third Wednesday of every month (unless
   The Humanists at Barefoot Bay will         there is a conflict). We meet at Building
meet in the South Mainland Library, 7921      A and our meetings start at 2:0 p.m. until
Ron Beatty Boulevard, Micco, at noon,         4:0 p.m. For more information, please
May 14 for a reenactment of a pitched if      call Judy Valvano at 664-9896 or Carol
only verbal battle between good and evil,     Donohue at 664-7661.
featuring a renowned professor of phi-
losophy and a then lesser known student                 MEMOIRS CLUB
of the cerebral science. The topic? God           Very interesting lives that we have
versus science.                               lived. Share it with your loved ones. Write
   There is no charge for this public         anyway that you want. Did your mother
service of Humanists at Barefoot Bay.         keep a journal? We sometimes think that
For more information on how to join and       our history was boring and it is a shock
become a force in the Humanist com-           to find it was very interesting. We meet
munity, call Tom Jennings at (772) 567-       the first and third Friday of every month
3416 or E-mail erikabab@hotmail.com.          at the Library at 2 PM Informal and free.
                           Tom Jennings                                     Pat and Bob

     IRISH AMERICAN CLUB                            NEW ENGLAND CLUB
    “The party’s over”......but just till         We had our 35th Anniversary party on
November. Put all your costumes and           March 21st and had a very large turnout.
props away till then. As we said a mul-       I know everyone enjoyed it because my
titude of times to our fellow members         phone rang all day Tuesday telling me
at the Annual Picnic on April 9th, “safe      how much fun it was and that we should
travels over the summer and we look           have more. Of course, we cannot do that
forward to having fun with you in the         because the club picked up half the bill.
Fall”. Neil and Edie Reardon suggested        We did it because it is our 35th year as
we all mark our calendars ahead for the       a club. The party was catered by 2002
3rd Wednesday of every month (begin-          and was great, as usual. The entertain-
ning in November) so we don’t miss our        ment was by the New England Glee Club,
Dinner/Dances and Meetings. They are          accompanied by Rollin Rice. Of course,
most grateful to all members who helped       we are in demand because our price is
in any way this season to enhance our         so low. We had to decline all the offers            When it’s NOT an Emergency…
club activities. We all say “right back at
you” to the Reardons for their untiring
                                              because of the end of the season. The
                                              sexy poster girl was Elaine Roux. I want
                                                                                                   There’s IRMC Urgent Care.
leadership!!! Irish Proverb: “A light heart   to thank all who helped decorate and
lives long.”                                  participated in the event. We should have
                           Janet Brennan      a party every March to remind us what a
                                              great club we have.
   ITALIAN AMERICAN CLUB                          The entertainment for April was Susan
   The Italian Club of BFB served a free      Michaels. She is very talented. She plays
pizza and salad for members at their          piano and sings. We all enjoyed her and
meeting in April with entertainment by        will have her back.
Lauren -- note -- this was a well attended        Our next meeting will be on May 16th
meeting and we are hoping the May 22nd        at 1:00 P.M. in Building A. This will be
meeting will be the same. This meeting        the last meeting of the season. I hope
will be a ice cream social with coffee and    everyone enjoyed this year, because it
tea. Be advised this is the last meeting      was a busy one.
until Sept.2011 since we are all taking           We will start up again on the third
our summer vacations. Hoping everyone         Monday in October. In November we will
has a safe and wonderful time this sum-       have a membership drive with a pizza
mer and the Executive Board is looking        party for a very low price. That should         IRMC Urgent Care’s experienced physicians and specially trained nurses,
forward to seeing all in Sept. Doors open     be fun. So that will be the time to get all     all on the staff of Indian River Medical Center, offer extraordinary medical
at 5:00pm at Bldg. A on the 20th of May.      your friends to join. December will be          care for children, adults and seniors who may be having difficulty accessing
                        Alice Bradley, Pub.   our annual Christmas party. It will still be    primary care appointments or who may need or want to be seen in a timely
                                              our anniversary year, so we should have         manner, but do not need the services of a hospital’s Emergency Room.
        LINE DANCE CLUB                       something special to end the year. I am                                                           SERVICES
   Come join the fun of line dancing          already working on it. I think that next
-- a terrific form of low-impact exercise     year we should start having door prizes
and great brain aerobics. Classes are         at the meetings. So if you have some-
held every Tuesday morning in Bldg            thing new and you do not want it, I will
                                                                                                                                              ALSO ON SITE
A. Beginners at 10am and Advanced             be collecting any and all donations for
Beginners/Beginner Intermediates at           the meetings and the Christmas party. All
11am. -- all are welcome and yes, we          you have to do is bring it in a bag and I
start over every week for the new begin-      will take care of it. It has to be something     It is our pleasure to assist you in finding a primary care physician.
ners so you can join us at any time of the    new. It does not have to be expensive,
year. It is great to see so many returning    just new. Don’t forget to bring in food
dancers as well as so many new dancers        for the church in May, and something for
on the dance floor this year. Remember        the battered women. Badges have to be
we do specialize in “2 left feet” instruc-
tion. Classes will be ending for the sum-
                                              worn at all the meetings.
                                                  I hope all you snowbirds have a safe       Urgent Care
mer and will begin again in the fall. The     trip back North, and have a happy and          IRMC Urgent Care—Sebastian                                IRMC Urgent Care—Pointe West
last class for this season will be May        healthy summer. See you all next sea-          (In Sebastian Medical Suites, next to Walmart on US 1)    (Route 60 at Pointe West Drive)

24th. For more information or to receive      son. Take care.                                801 Wellness Way, Suite 107                               1960 Pointe West Drive
                                                                                             Sebastian, FL 32958                                       Vero Beach, FL 32966
the weekly email reminders and updates                                     Joanne Hanson     772.226.4200                                              772.226.4250
with any last minute changes of time or
venue, send an email to dancndot@com-
cast.net or call Dottie at 772-228-3059.         See Club News Page 20                       The Right Care Right Here
                                                                                                                                                                                         www.irmc.cc
Have a great summer !!
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                                                                                                 Club News from Page 19
                                                                                                                                                  POLISH AMERICAN CLUB
                                                                                                 ORGAN AND KEYBOARD                                As the Season is coming to a close, and
                                                                                                        CLUB                                   most folks are slowing down things a bit,
                                                                                                  I can’t believe how fast the time goes.      the Polish Club is swinging its way to the
                                                                                              Several of our members will be leaving           end! Our April dinner meeting was wonder-
                                                                  $2.
  Haddock • Shrimp • Clams                                      Break99                       soon to return north. Carol and I plan           ful! The ham dinner was served by Mike’s
                                                                      fast                    to leave around the third week of April.         Catering and our music was provided by
                                                                                              It sure has been a great year to spend           Johnny Rod. The winners of our “Pretty
                                                                             $1.
                                                                          Bloody 99           time here in Paradise. They are expect-          Hat Contest” were: 3rd Prize Lu Rector, 2nd
                                                                        or Mimo Mary          ing more snow in Vermont as I’m writing          Prize Millie Mc Closkey, and 1st (Grand)
                                                                                sa
                                                   from                    Breakfa with       this message. I hope the snow and mud            Prize was Donna Ouellette. So many folks
                                                                                  st
                                                                                              is gone by the time we arrive back home.         participated, the judges certainly had tough
       TREAT MOM ON MOTHER’S DAY ~ RSVP                                                           We have received several calls this
                                                                                              year from people who wanted to get rid
                                                                                                                                               decisions to make. We also had a visit
                                                                                                                                               from a very special guest! The Easter
                                                    at www.EaglesNestRestaurant.com
                                                                                              of organs and pianos. Several of our             Bunny (Tim Hannify) came to give every-
                                                                                              members have been able to upgrade their          one an Easter Lollipop Treat! Joe Klosky
at Sebastian Golf Club
                                                                                              organs/pianos because of the generosity          served as the Bunny’s Assistant.
                                                                                              of people here in the Bay, many of whom              We now look forward to the final gath-
                                                                                              were former club members. We miss all            ering, our picnic, on May 14th at the Pool
                                                                                              our former members but understand many           One Pavillion at noon. Woody’s BBQ will
                                                                                              have had to move due to health issues.           be providing the meal of BBQ Chicken,
 FOR FAST SERVICE...                                                                              Some of our members recently attend-         Pulled Pork, Baked BBQ Beans and Cole
                                                                                              ed a wonderful concert at the Community          Slaw. Tickets are $5.00 for members

 call
                                                                                              Church of Vero Beach. The featured               and $7.00 for guests. Please call Eleanor
                                                                                              organists were the Flores brothers. Jose         Glen for tickets before May 7th, at 664-
                                                                                              is the organist at the Community Church          1881. See everyone at the BBQ!
                                                                                              and his brother Marcos is the organist
                              AIR CONDITIONING                                                at the Methodist Church on A1A in Vero
                                                                                                                                                                   Jan Hannify, President

                                AND HEATING                                                   Beach. They both hold doctor degrees                      RED HAT SOCIETY
                                                                                              and are VERY accomplished musicians.                This has been a busy spring! Electing
                  Manufactured Homes                                                          The organ is outstanding and the build-          new officers, regrouping and getting back
                             Sales • Service • Installation                                   ing has been designed and constructed            into the swing of things. Our new coor-
                                                                                              for excellent acoustics. The concert was         dinator is Queen Joyce Burkett with
                              Full Sheet Metal Shop                                           nearly sold out and was one of the best          myself, Roberta Gray, as Vice Queen and
                             Residential • Commercial                                         we have ever attended.                           information contact.
We Service All Makes and Models • 100% Customer Satisfaction Guaranteed                           The LIFE program that is supported              A lot of our ladies have started to
                                                                                              by Fletcher Music and Lowery Organ Co.           head home, for holidays and family get-
                                                                                              is going strong and several of our club          togethers. Those of us who make the
            24 HOUR SERVICE • FINANCING AVAILABLE                                             members, that are members of the Space           Bay our permanent home will continue
                           Serving Indian River County Since 1959                             Coast LIFE Club, are anxious to join in          to meet with our sister Red Hatters and
FPL                      825 U.S. 1        1936 Commerce Avenue                               entertaining at assisted living and retire-      enjoy lunches, bus trips, picnics, tea and
                                                                                    Insured
Participating            Sebastian        Vero Beach, Florida 32960                           ment homes in the area. We hope more             whatever else strikes our fancy! As our
Independent                                                                 Lic# RA0044628
Contractor          589-9899                    562-2103                        CAC057252     functions can be scheduled next year as          groups get smaller, we can share events
                                                                                              the residents really enjoy our music and         with other chapters. We can now get res-
                                                                                              we enjoy playing for them.                       ervations at restaurants that can’t handle
                                                                                                  I would like to thank all who assisted       larger groups.
                                                                                              our club this and every year. I’m especially        This is a good time to contact our
                                                                                              thankful to the Bay employees that setup         membership and chapter coordinator,
                                                                                              the hall every month for our meetings.           Pat Bly at 518-366-8286 or you can
                                                                                              They do a great job and are most accom-          leave your mane with me, Roberta Gray,
                                                                                              modating and never complain. Thanks              at 772-663-3465. If you are considering
                                                                                              also to all our members that help decorate,      joining, come as a guest with some of
                                                                                              bring refreshments and help in so many           our chapters and see what it’s all about.
                                                                                              ways to make our club successful. Thanks,        Almost 2 million of us around the world
                                                                                              especially to all our officers for all they do   have decided that it’s “our turn” to enjoy
                                                                                              and are the reason we have such a great          ourselves and the good company of oth-
                                                                                              club. We would like to wish everyone a           ers and have some fun. Give it a try!
                                                                                              healthy, happy and pleasant summer and                                  V.Q. Roberta Gray
                                                                                              look forward to our safe return next fall to
                                                                                              another great winter here in Paradise.            ROSELAND WOMEN’S CLUB
                                                                                                                                Rollin Rice       The Roseland Women’s Club will hold
                                                                                                                                               their Spring Luncheon and installation of
                                                                                                 PETALS AND PALMS CLUB                         Officers on May 4th at noon. This will be
                                                                                                  As our season ends, we want to thank         a potluck, members are asked to bring
                                                                                              all of the Petals & Palms members who            a dish to share. Meetings are held at the
                                                                                              worked on our various projects during            Roseland Community Building at 12973
                                                                                              this past year. These projects include           Bay Street (83rd Ave.) Guest and pro-
                                                                                              work at East Lake, Pool 2 & 3, the               spective new members are welcome. For
                                                                                              entrance to the softball field, and the          more information call (772)388-2438.
                                                                                              fountain in the Reflection Garden. We                                      Wynne Carvey
                                                                                              also want to thank John Gracyalny for                                    (722)388-2438
                                                                                              getting signs made that will identify the
                                                                                              works of Petals & Palms. There was an                      SCRABBLE CLUB
                                                                                              unfortunate occurrence recently when                Continuing throughout the summer
                                                                                              a drunk driver drove into a fenced area          months, as well as every month there-
                                                                                              at East Lake and ruined one of our rose          after, the Scrabble Club meets every
                                                                                              bushes and part of our fence. Hopefully          Thursday from 1:00-4:00 in Building C.
                                                                                              the bush has been replaced and the fence         All players are welcome.
                                                                                              repaired by this time. Our last meeting                                    C. Pisarczyk
                                                                                              for this season was held on April 6, and                                     664-5263
                                                                                              was followed by our annual picnic at the
                                                                                              pavilion. Everyone there had a delicious                        SPINNERS
                                                                                              meal, with side dishes being provided                The Barefoot Bay Spinners Square
                                                                                              by members. Our next meeting will be             Dance Club is scheduled to dance
                                                                                              held on November 2 at 10 a.m. in Bldg..          through April provided attendance is suf-
                                                                                              C. We hope you all have a great sum-             ficient. The Spinners dance mainstream
                                                                                              mer and we hope to see you all at our            on Thursday afternoon from 12:45 to
                                                                                              November meeting.                                2:45 in Building A, Barefoot Bay. Our
                                                                                                                          Barbara Gee          caller is Sammi Teufel. Our last dance for
                                                                                                                                               the season will be Thursday, April 28 and
                                                                                                           POKER CLUB                          we will begin dancing again October 6th.
                                                                                                 Poker Club at Building “A” is look-           We are still accepting donated square
                                                                                              ing for year round residents to play on          dance clothing from anyone who can
                                                                                              Thursday night from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
                                                                                              Call Phil at 664-7073.                              See Club News Page 21
                                                                           Barefoot Tattler / May 2011                                       Page 21

   Club News From Page 20
                                                                                                               FRED’S
                                                square dance clothing from anyone who
                                                can no longer dance or no longer cares to
no longer dance or no longer cares to           dance. The clothing is sold on e-Bay for
dance. The clothing is sold one-Bay for         the benefit of the club. For further info
the benefit of the club. For further info       call George at 664-3207.
call George at 667-3207.
                                                         UPSTATE NY CLUB
                                                                                              Auto Body & Repair of Sebastian
             TENNIS CLUB                           The April meeting was the last meet-                   at 1100 Louisiana Ave, Sebastian
    The annual tennis club picnic was
rained out for Thursday so it was decided
                                                ing of the year for the Upstate NY Club.
                                                All enjoyed a picnic with Rochester                        COMPLETE AUTO
to hold the picnic at the tennis courts
on Friday at 12 noon. We had about 95
                                                Zweigle hotdogs and covered dish pic-
                                                nic foods. There certainly was a lot                     MECHANICAL REPAIRS
                                                                                                            Call: 589-6552
people attend. Everything was set up by         from which to chose. There was a brief
our volunteers. The food donated by the         meeting run by President Dean Bly. All
members was varied and plenty. We had           enjoyed the entertainment provided by
different kinds of salads and coleslaw          Dallas. The next meeting will be a pizza                   AUTO BODY & PAINT SHOP
and pasta salad, potato salad, beans and        party on Wednesday November 2 at 5:30                    Free Estimates • Call: 589-2226
more. The cooks made burgers and hot            in Building A. The 50/50 prizes were won
dogs with all the condiments to go with         by Shirley Goetz, Jim Buck, and Irene
them. Then the desserts, there was carrot       and Fritz Klostermeich.
cake, brownies, chocolate cake, pudding            A big thank you to all who helped the
and fruit. There was even enough for sec-       club have a enjoyable and successful year.
onds. After lunch we had a 50/50 draw-          Travel safely and have a happy and healthy
ing and three prizes were given. Some           summer. Come back refreshed and ready
winners donated their winnings back to          for another fine year next season.
the tennis club. Thank you guys. Next ,                                         Claire Cox
our senior Olympic games. Our volun-
teers ran them and we had great partici-           WELCOME WAGON OF
pation and loads of fun. The golf game           SEBASTIAN WOMEN’S CLUB
was improved upon and more challeng-               The Welcome Wagon Women’s Club
ing. There was the bean bag game, ten-          meets the second Tuesday of the month
nis balls in the basket and tennis balls        from September to July. We choose
in the hoops. We held off on the water          various restaurants in the area. Meetings
balloons. Although it started out chilly,       include a luncheon and a program. The
it warmed up nicely and everything went         meetings are from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00
smoothly, including the clean up.               p.m. We are a charitable organization
    We would like to thank those who did        and give scholarships to Sebastian River
the planning, setting up ( a lot of work)       High School seniors and to charitable
cooking, serving, running the games and         organizations in our area through fund-
general help--Susie White- Sherry Arnold        raisers within our club and outside. We
- Sandy Richter - Maureen & Terry               have fun and our membership includes
Huzarski -Bryan & Christine Puttock -           women from Sebastian, Barefoot Bay
Tom Tresohlavy& Kim O’Connell - Vince           and Grant. For more information call
& Joanna Mecca - Paul Pieken - Bob              Shirley at 202-4106 or Barbara at 581-
& Jean Odien and Dick Stark. A spe-             8669. You are invited to come to a lun-
cial thanks to Sherry Arnold - she had          cheon to see if you would like to join our
enough prizes for everyone and special          group. Snowbirds are welcome.
gift certificates for the winners of the                                 Barbara Munson
games, first and second place. Thanks
also to her nephew, Chris, who helped                     WELLNESS CLUB
with the games.                                    By popular request, and because we
    It was nice to meet and get to know         know it’ll be fun and interesting, the
our new members and their spouses. We           program for our May, 2011 meeting will
always welcome new members. Any resi-           be a potpourri of alternative medicine
dent of Barefoot Bay can join our club. If      modalities. One of the highlights will be
you’ve never played tennis before or if         the presence of Dr. Danny Quaranto. Dr.
you need a tune up, we have Bob Lewis           Quaranto has presented programs for
teaching newbies on Thursdays at 1:15           us and his participation in this month’s
and intermediate to advanced at 2:15.           program is awesome. Dr. Quaranto has
The lessons are Free!! Bob has been             written to me and he will speak to and
holding this clinic for years and many          demonstrate for us tai chi, together with
of our members have started out in his          the other nine major branches of tradi-
classes. If playing doesn’t interest you,       tional medicine, of which tai chi is 4th on
our club is also a wonderful social outlet.     the list in effectiveness just above acu-
We have parties and dances and picnics          puncture. Top on the list is meditation,
every year. It’s only $10 a year to join        2nd is dietetics, 3rd is herbal medicine
and you can meet many new and friendly          and then movement/tai chi/qi gong, and
people. Give us a try. To join - you can        acupuncture. We’ll have an herbalist, a
call our President, Sandy Richter or our        music therapist, an aromatherapist, and
Treasurer, Susie White. Both are listed in      a yoga instructor set up at different “sta-
the BB phone book.                              tions” in the meeting room. Join us for our
    George Clark played the music for our       potpourri of alternative modalities. The
spring dance and was terrific as usual.         meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May
Thanks for filling in at the last minute,       19, 2011, 12 noon - 2:00 p.m. t the South
George. The dance was held in D&E               Mainland Library, Micco. Don’t miss this
from 6:30 to 9:30 pm. There was a lot           one! Light refreshments will be served.
of socializing, meeting new members and                                      Lynn Mickley
guests. We brought our own snacks and
shared around, much to our enjoyment.
We remembered a few who were not
with us and said goodbye to those who
will soon be leaving to go north. There
was one 50-50 winner; congrats to Joe
Robinson. The season is starting to wind
down a bit, but there is still plenty of nice
weather for tennis. See you on the courts.      Riverside Pet Salon
                            Mwaldov, secty
                                                     Excellent Dog Cuts
               TWIRLERS                             14 Years’ Experience
   The Barefoot Bay Twirlers Square and          14190 U.S. Hwy. 1, Sebastian
Round Dance club have ended dances
for the summer season. The Twirlers will             Mon-Fri 8:00 - 4:30
begin dancing again November 14th.                   Bay Street Square
The Twirlers dance plus level with rounds
on Monday evening from 7:30 to 9:30 in
building A. We are still accepting donated
                                                     772-581-5663
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 MARKER 1
RESTAURANT                                                                                                            Church
 Tuesday: All you can eat Shrimp .............................
                     ( Blackened, Broiled, Scampi or Fried)
                                                                                                                       News
 Friday: All you can eat Cod ....................................
                     (Blackened, Broiled, Scampi or Fried)
 Thursday: Surf & Turf or Steak & Shrimp or Steak & Crab Cakes...                                   CONCORDIA LUTHERAN CHURCH
 Saturday: Prime Rib ............................................                As we close in on Easter Sunday, please remember Maundy Thursday and Good
 FREE Shrimp Cocktail Appetizer with all Entrees on Wednesdays
                                             `                               Friday services are at 4:30 p.m. Easter Sunday sunrise service will be at the memo-
                                                                             rial cross behind the church at 6:30 a.m. and will be followed by coffee and donuts
                           Served all week until 2:00pm                      and then by the traditional service at 10:30 a.m.
          2 Eggs, 2 Cakes, 2 Bacon or Sausage.....$4.95                          Our pastor, Jim Spanogle, who plays a mean guitar, has been introducing a few
             2 Eggs, Potatoes and Toast..........$1.95                       contemporary songs in addition to our traditional hymns as part of our Lenten jour-
                         COFFEE....$.99                                      ney. The theme music is “The Heart of Worship” by Matt Redman. This beautiful
                                                                             song reminds us that it is all about Jesus. Psalm 100: 2—“Worship the Lord with
                                                                             gladness; come before him with joyful songs.”
                                                                                 Behind the church building is an enclosure with three trash barrels filled with alumi-
                                                                             num cans. The wonderful men of our congregation collect these cans, redeem them
Don’t Settle for Imitation - Settle for the Original at                      and use the monies received to beautify our surrounding grounds.
                                                                                 I enclose this description of Stephen’s Ministry: “It is a Christian ministry that
              The Marker 1 Restaurant                                        provides care and prayer for hurting people in our community.” Our Stephen’s min-
                                                                             isters are active and always on call. “Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again:
                                                                             Rejoice!” Philippians 4:4
                                                                                 Please join us for any or all of our services, regular Sunday worship is at 10:30 a.m.
                                                      .
             Not Valid with Specials or any other offer                                                                                                God loves you!

                                                                                                                                 FRIENDSHIP CHRISTIAN
                                                                                                                                      COMMUNITY
                                                                                                                               Hello Everyone “HAPPY EASTER’’
                                                                                                                               It is so wonderful to be alive and enjoy
                                                                                                                           the fellowship of our fellow Christians.
                                                                                                                               At Friendship Christian Community,
                                                                                                                           we extend to you the hand of friend-
                                                                                                                           ship and opportunity. At our church
                                                                                                                           friendship is first and formost, our man-
                                                                                                                           tra is “Unconditional Acceptance...
                                                                                                                           Uncompromising Accountability’.
                                                                                                                               Below is a list of opportunities for fel-
                                                                                                                           lowship,
                                                                                                                                             Weekly
                                                                                                                               Sunday Morning Services. 10 AM
                                                                                                                           -Sunday School 8:45 - Coffee 9:AM
                                                                                                                                             Monthly
                                                                                                                               Clusters {small group meetings] We
                                                                                                                           have 3 in the Bay. - A monthly Pot Luck -
                                                                                                                               Worship for the residents of Joe`s
                                                                                                                           Club - and food collection day for the
                                                                                                                           food pantry.
                                                                                                                                          Five Days a Week
                                                                                                                               A Thrift Shop is open for folks to buy,
                                                                                                                           donate and work.
                                                                                                                               As you can see, there are many
                                                                                                                           ways that you can enjoy activities at
                                                                                                                           Friendship Community. Please join us,
                                                                                                                           you WILL feel welcome!!!
                                                                                                                               We will be participating in the Sunrise
                                                                                                                           Service in Sebastian Riverview Park at
                                                                                                                           6:00 AM
                                                                                                                               Our regular Sunday services begin
                                                                                                                           with Sunday School at 8:45 AM and wor-
                                                                                                                           ship at 10 AM.
                                                                                                                               Friendship Christian Community
                                                                                                                           meets at Seawinds Chapel 735 Fleming
                                                                                                                           St. Sebastian
                                                                                                                               For more information, please call 772
                                                                                                                           388-5566
                                                                                                                               Additional Info, call Lois at 664-1980
                                                                        Barefoot Tattler / May 2011                                                                       Page 23

                                                                                           Register Now for South Area Teen Camps
                                                                                                    Brevard County Parks and Recreation, South Area will be offering Summer
                 Parks & Recreation Department                                             Camp for teens. Teen Camp is for youth entering 7th through 9th grades. Camp will

                 South Area Parks Operations                                               be offered at six locations, Viera Regional Community Center, located at 2300 Judge
                                                                                           Fran Jamieson Way, Viera, Wickham Park main Pavilion, 3845 N Wickham Road,
                                                                                           Melbourne, Max K. Rodes Park, located at 3000 Minton Road, West Melbourne, Ted
South Area Summer Camps Available at Six Locations                                         Whitlock Community Center in the Palm Bay Regional Park, located at 1951 NW
   Brevard County Parks and Recreation South Area is now accepting registrations           Malabar Road, Palm Bay, South Mainland Community Center, located at 3700 Allen
for Summer Camp 2011. Our camps are for children entering 1st through 6th grade.           Avenue, Micco and South Beach Community Center, located at 500 Old Florida Trail,
Camp will be offered at six locations, Viera Regional Community Center, located            Melbourne Beach.
at 2300 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera, Wickham Park main Pavilion, 3845 N                    The dates for all camps, except South Mainland Community Center and South
Wickham Road, Melbourne, Max K. Rodes Park, located at 3000 Minton Road, West              Beach Community Center, are May 24 - July 29. South Mainland and South Beach
Melbourne, Ted Whitlock Community Center in the Palm Bay Regional Park, located            will each be hosting camp for five weeks throughout the summer. Please see our
at 1951 NW Malabar Road, Palm Bay, South Mainland Community Center, located at             website or visit any community center for a copy of their calendar.
3700 Allen Avenue, Micco and South Beach Community Center, located at 500 Old                 Teen Camp is full of fun with daily field trips to places like the beach, Orlando
Florida Trail, Melbourne Beach. The dates for camp are May 24 - August 5, 2011.            theme parks, bowling, skating, the movies and more. The fee for each week is $60
   Activities during Summer Camp will include sports, group activities, games, arts        per child plus additional field trip fees. Before and after care are available for an
and crafts, daily specials, field trips and a lot more. The fee for each week is $60 per   additional cost.
child. Before and after care are available for an additional cost.                            Spaces for this exciting camp fill up fast so register today. Registration is available
   Register for all camps, except for Wickham Park and Max K. Rodes, at each               at the camp locations, except Wickham Park and Max K. Rodes Park. Registration
individual camp location. Register for Wickham Park and Max K. Rodes Park at the           for those locations is available at our main Parks Operations office at 1515 Sarno
South Area Parks Operations Office located at 1515 Sarno Road, Bldg A, Melbourne.          Road, Bldg A, Melbourne. For more information, please call the South Area Parks and
For more information, please call the South Area Parks and Recreation Office at            Recreation Office at (321)-255-4400 or visit our website at www.brevardparks.com.
(321)-255-4400 or visit our website at www.brevardparks.com.


             South Mainland Community Center
                   3700 Allen Ave., Micco
             For information Call: 772-663-8748
   Zumba                                        Beginning Line Dancing
  Mondays and Fridays                           Tuesdays 6:30pm – 8:00pm
  $5.00 per class                               For all ages
  10am – 11am                                   Come learn to boot scoot boogie with
  Fridays                                    other beginners, and have a great time
  Body Sculpting                             doing it!
  9:30am-10:00am                                Instructor: Dottie Needham
  $2.00 per class                              Fun and Free Fitness Class for
  Dance your way to a fitter you. Come       Seniors
and learn exciting and unique latin             Mondays
moves.                                          11:00am-12:00pm
  A great way to tone and sculpt your           Class is taught by a licensed physical
body while burning fat!                      therapist
  Bring in a friend from May through            FREE
August and get one class free!                  Summer Camp
   Senior 50+ Open Gym                           May 24 – August 5
   Wednesdays                                   9:00am – 4:00pm
   10am – 12pm                                  Before Care 7am-9am – After Care
   Great way to exercise and have fun        4pm-6pm
too!                                            Kindergarten – 6th grade
   $2                                           Children will play games indoors and
   Commit To Be Fit                          outdoors, play sports, cook and make
    (Low Impact Aerobics and Tone)           crafts and go on a few field trips. (May be
   Tuesdays and Thursdays                    additional fees) It is a fun way to spend
   11:00am – 12:00pm                         your summer!
   Students move to the music to                $60.00 for the week
increase cardiovascular fitness, range          Before Care $15/weekly – After Care
of motion, endurance, coordination, and      $15/weekly
muscular strength.                              Open Gym
   $3 per class                                Monday through Friday 11am-8pm
   After School Club                         and Saturdays 9am – 5pm
   Monday through Friday                       Gym will be closed from May 24 –
   2:30pm – 6:00pm                           August 5
   K through 6th grade                         All ages
   Kids will be able to do their home-         $1 for ages 18 and under
work and get help at the same time, play       $2 for ages 19 and up
games, make crafts, play sports and just        UPCOMING EVENT
have fun at the end of a school day. Van        4th Annual Fishing Derby
pick up at Sunrise Elementary.                 Saturday May 14
   $5.00 /Day per child                        7:00am – 11:00am
   $2.00 One-way transportation fee            Ages 5-12
from Sunrise Elementary per child              A fishing contest where prizes will be
   Program ends on May 20 and resumes        awarded for the biggest fish caught.
on August 10                                   A casting contest will also be held.
   Fit Kids: P.E. for Home Schoolers           Free
   Thursdays                                   Fisherman’s Landing
   11:30am – 12:30pm (Ages 12-17)              5795 US Highway 1
                                                                                              the Barefoot Tattler
   12:30pm – 1:30pm (Ages 5-11)                Grant-Valkaria, 32949
   Dodge ball, Capture the Flag and The        Information call: 772-663-8748
                                                                                              Serving the Micco area since 1978. The Barefoot Tattler is mailed monthly
Presidential Fitness Test are just some        Times and dates subject to change.             free of charge to all residents of the Greater Micco area. Paid 1st class
of the exciting things we will be doing in                                                    subscriptions are available for delivery in the U.S. at $3.50 per copy.
class.                                                                                        The Tattler is published monthly by The Barefoot Tattler, Inc. The Barefoot
   Pre-register to reserve spot in class
                                                    First Baptist                             Tattler is the community newspaper to the South Mainland area.
   Classes end on May 19 and will
resume on September 1
                                                       Church                                 Publisher: Melba Lochmandy
   $2.00 per child per class or $20 pass                                                      Editor: J. R. Lochmandy
= 12 classes                                                Pastor
   Line Dancing
                                                                                              Ad Sales: Ray Olinger
                                                       Sun. Services                          Phone 772-664-9381
  Thursdays 6:30pm – 8:00pm
                                                   Bible Study 9:15 am
  (No class second Thursday of every
                                                     10:30 am - 7:00 pm                       Fax 772-664-6236
month)                                             Wed. Prayer - 6:45 pm                      PO Box 779-176, Barefoot Bay, FL 32976
  $6.00 per class                                   303 Barefoot Blvd.                                                                        email: tattler@cfl.rr.com
  For all ages                                                                                                                               Hours: Mon- Thurs 9AM to 1:PM
  Instructor: Sylvia Schell
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Barefoot Bay’s                                                                                                                         World of Sports
Ladies’ 18 Hole Golf League Ladies’ 9 Hole Golf League
   March 15, 2011                                                    March 29, 2011                                                   March 1 2011 Low Gross                2nd Place Team
   F.E.N. - Half Handicap                                            Spring Invitational                                              Flight A                              Gisela Finnerty               33
   ‘A’ Flight                                                        1st Place - Nancy Soucy                                          1st Janet Rafferty              43    Ellie Horvath
   1st Place - Jane Cypher 25.5                                      Elaine Keenan                                                         Maggie Hall                      Helen Comer
   2nd Place - Kathy Ellwanger 27.5                                  Pat Converse, Majors Golf Course                                 2nd Joyce Rybinsky              44    Gert Finnegan
   3rd Place - Nancy Soucy 28                                        Terry Perry                                                      3rd Gert Finnegan               45    3rd Place Team
   ‘B’ Flight                                                        2nd Place - Carol Mecanko                                             Tina Husty                       Norma Drosey                  34
   1st Place - Donna Foisy 28                                        Judy Kellough, Sebastian Golf Course                             Flight B                              Barb Maginn
   2nd Place - Peg Jennings & Debra                                  Betty Greco                                                      1st Pat Lussier                 41    Janet Henning
Linstrum 29                                                          Norma Eblin                                                      2nd Doris Lynch                 46    Joanne Grenier
   3rd Place - Joan Socha 29.5                                       Betty Healy                                                      3rd Cindy Vanchy                48
   ‘C’ Flight                                                        Sandy Flynn                                                      Flight C                              Marie Castiglione
   1st Place - Helene Wilson 28.5                                    Sharon Hopkins                                                   1st Grace Peet               49       Bonnie Lynds
   2nd Place - Helen Harig 29.5                                      Anna Robinson, Sebastian Golf Course                                  Eileen McAuliffe                 Pam Rice
   3rd Place - Mary Kaszanek 30                                      3rd Place - Kathy Mello                                               June Atta                        Janet Rafferty
   ‘D’ Flight                                                        Kathy Ellwanger                                                  2nd Marian DeGraff           50
   1st Place - Joyce Wilson 27.5                                     Mary Rose Adams, Habitat Golf Course                             3rd Barbara Baker            51       Edie Reardon
   2nd Place - Marge Beylea & Terry                                  Dolly Williamson                                                      Helen Comer                      Denise Kateley
Perry 29                                                                                                                              Flight D                              Nancy Malanowski
   3rd Place - Cindy Shamansky & Joan                                                                                                 1st Bonnie Lynds             52       Lorraine Barget
Wilson 31                                                                                                                                 Ronnie Hammer
   Ctp #15 - Nancy Soucy 2’8”                                                                                                         2nd Barb Maginn              53       March 22 2011
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   March 22, 2011                                                                                                                           Agnes Kolling                   Flight A
   Replace Worst Hole E/Side With Par                                                                                                 3rd Helene Kraut             54       1st Anita Little                   +7
   ‘A’ Flight                                                                                                                                                               2nd Norma Drosey                   +3
   1st Place - Sandy Flynn &Nancy                                                                                                     March 8 2011                          3rd Edie Reardon                   +1
Soucy 52                                                                                                                              Green & White                         Flight B
   2nd Place - Betty Bartkowiak 54                                                                                                    Flight A                              1st Rose Cipriano                  +6
   3rd Place - Judy Skene 55                                                                                                          1st Joyce Rybinsky           42       2nd Mary Lou Coalson               +5
   ‘B’ Flight                                                                                                                         2nd Janet Rafferty           43       3rd Lucille Baladino               +3
   1st Place - Pat Lefebvre & Debra                                                                                                   3rd Gert Finnegan            46       Flight C
Linstrum 51                                                                                                                                 Janet Henning                   1st Denise Kateley                 +5
   2nd Place - Susan Fields 52                                                                                                        Flight B                              2nd Marie Castiglione              +3
   3rd Place - Joan Socha 54 “                                                                                                        1st Toni McEwen                 45    3rd Eileen McAuliffe               +2
   C’ Flight                                                                                                                               Edie Reardon                         Ardith Barry
   1st Place - Joan Clement &Roberta                                                                                                       Cindy Vanchy                         Barb Maginn
Kessler 55                                                                                                                            2nd Jean Adams               46
   2nd Place - Janice Huntington & Irene                                                                                              3rd Judi Elder               48       March 29 2011
Webster 56                                                                                                                            Flight C                              4 Clubs & Putter
   3rd Place - Helen Harig, Mary                                                                                                      1st Rose Cipriano           46        Flight A
Long,Sharon Mcclure &Lois O’connor 57                                                                                                 2nd Linda Wilson            48        1st Janet Henning                  47
   ‘D’ Flight                                                                                                                         3rd Gina Morrill            50        2nd Toni McEwen                    48
   1st Place - Marilyn O’keefe 49                                                                                                          Maxine Wagner                    3rd Maggie Hall                    49
   2nd Place - Rose Donahue & Judith                                                                                                  Flight D                                  Pat Lussier
Thibeau 51                                                                                                                            1 st Bonnie Lynds           48        Flight B
   3rd Place - Joan Wilson 55                                                                                                         2 nd Helene Kraut           50        1st Nancy Marine               46
   Closest To The Pin #11 - Judy Skene                                                                                                3 rd Agnes Kolling          54        2nd Lucille Baladino           47
3’9”                                                                                                                                                                        3rd Edie Reardon               49
                                                                                                                                      March 15 2011                             Ellie Horvath
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Barefoot Bay’s                                                                            World of Sports
 Men’s Golf Association                                                                          Over 60 Softball League
                                                                                          The Tournament to decide the winner of the Barefoot Bay Softball League
  2 Man Total – Low Net 3/9/11               “B” Flight                               Championship commenced on Mar. 10. The tournament was a double knockout
  “A” Flight                                 1st: Marty Goodfriend, Brian Svendsen,   event with the team finishing first during the regular season having a “bye” for the first
  1st: Art Lane, Dave Foisy +4            “Ace” Wright, John Atta, Ron Hopkins -6     round. Congratulations go to that team, 1st. United Bank, which had the best won/
  2nd: Tom Dupuis, Blind Draw/Jim            2nd: Floyd Lynds, Pat Harris, John       lost record during the regular season. In the first game, Don`s Aluminium defeated
Porter, Bob Varas +8                      Armstrong, Herman Wessels, Dave             Schneider Ins, 18-15. For the winners, Dave Schumacher and Lowell McCourt were
  “B” Flight                              Matthews -4                                 4-4 with Lowell and Byrl Newbill hitting home runs. For the losing team, Dave Bradley
  1st: Jim McSally, Virgil Cypher -1         “C” Flight                               was 3-5 and Ron Dubois hit a home run. In the second game Winn-Dixie defeated
  2nd: George Kideris, Pete Layden +5        1st: Charles Montgomery, Berk Why,       Sabol Air 10-4. For the winners, Don McIntee and Ron Worley were 4-4 with Don
  “C” Flight                              Phil Thibeau, Paul Hammer -2                and Newt Johnson hitting home runs. For the losing team, George Padavick was 3-4.
  1st: Dave Matthews, Frank Franco +4        2nd: Bob Grady, Connie Shea, Art         The third game was rained out and was played on Mar.14 when Hearndon Const.
  2nd: Clyde Bowen, Bob Dunne +5          McCormick, Frank Franco -1                  defeated Riverside Auto 12-11 in nine innings. For the winners, Harold Schreiber
  “D” Flight                                 “D” Flight                               and David Games were 5-5 with Harold and Chuck Stauffer hitting home runs. For
  1st: Dick Bremer, Chuck DiGiacomo -3       1st: Bob Dunne, Ralph D’Alesandro,       the losing team, Joe Zigler and Tom Hallowell were 3-4 with Joe hitting a home
  2nd: Gene Dalton, Paul Rowe +4          Leonard Johnson, Gerry Lussier -2           run. The next games were played on Mar. 15. In the first, 1st. United Bank defeated
                                             2nd:     Dick Bremer, Joe Ritsick,       Don`s Aluminium 14-11. For the winners, Jack Brennan and Tony Marks were 3-4
  9 Hole League 2 Man Total – Low Net     PhilWesterman, Larry Lathrop, George        with Bill Reinle and Paul Chabot hitting home runs. For the losing team, Byrl Newbill
  1st: Pete Rybinsky, Gerry Lussier +2    Townsend +2                                 was 3-4 with a home run and Ron Ford also hit a home run. In the second game,
  2nd: Buddy Johnson, Blind Draw +4          Closest to the Pins                      Winn-Dixie defeated Hearndon Const. 16-11. For the winners Don McIntee was 4-4
  Closest to the Pins                        A&B Flight: Jerry Labonte                and Guy Lombardi was 3-3 with Don, Ed Palko and Newt Johnson hitting home runs.
  A&B Flight: Garry Collins #13              C&D Flight: John Cassidy                 For the losing team, Neil Mullin and Bob Kahl were 3-4. In the final game, Sabol Air
  C&D Flight: No winner                                                               defeated Riverside Auto 11-8 knocking them out of the Tournament. For the winners,
  9 Hole League: Gerry Lussier #11           2 Man Scramble 3/30/11                   George Padavick and Larry Moffett were 3-4. For the losing team, Tom Hallowell was
                                             “A” Flight                               4-4 while Bob Ragnone and Pete McGarry were 3-4. The next games were played on
   Individual Low Net 3/16/11                1st: Rich Krywe, Jerry Hurley/ Paul      Mar. 17. In the first, Hearndon Const. defeated Schneider Ins. 17-8 knocking them
   “A” Flight                             Shamansky, Charlie Lefebvre/John            out of the Tournament. For the winners, David Games was 4-4 and Marty Goodfriend
         1st: Bill O’Donnell -2           Layden, Fred Cook -1                        was 3-3. For the losing team, Jay Lanning was 4-4 with a home run and Ron Dubois
         2nd: Jack Bourque & George          2nd: Doug McGrath, Jerry Labonte –       also hit a home run. In the second game, Sabol Air defeated Don`s Aluminium 15-9
Klideris +2                               Even                                        knocking them out of the Tournament. For the winners, John Krebs was 4-4 with
   “B” Flight                                “B” Flight                               Bob Weller and John Kutchman hiting home runs. In the final game, 1st. United Bank
   1st: Pete Layden +3                       1st: Floyd Lynds, Richie Herlihy/Marty   defeated Winn-Dixie 13-12. For the winners, Frank Duffy was 3-4 while Jim Hurst
   2nd: Brian Svendsen +5                 Goodfrfiend, Steve Kratunsi +4              and Mel Phillips were 2-3. For the losing team, Newt Johnson was 4-4 and Dave
   “C” Flight                                2nd: “Ace” Wright, Matt Budzko +5        Matthews was 3-3. As 1st.United Bank won two games without being defeated, they
   1st: Bob Newton, Jr. -5                   “C” Flight                               automatically went through to the final round. Commencing on Mar. 22 we were down
   2nd: Berk Why & Bruce Amoss               1st: Phil Berube, Bill Thompson/         to four teams and one game per day. In that game Hearndon Const. defeated Sabol
-3                                        Bob Zurel, Dave Deeley/John Cassidy,        Air 15-10 knocking them out of the Tournament. For the winners, Bob Kahl was 4-4
   “D” Flight                             Charles Montgomery/Bruce Amoss/             with Harold Schreiber and Rick Parthum hitting home runs. For the losing team, John
   1st: Alan Dobbs -1                     Dave McAllister +10                         Krebs was 3-4 and Bob Weller hit a home run. The next game was on Mar. 24 when
   2nd: Gene Dalton +1                       “D” Flight                               Winn-Dixie defeated Hearndon Const. 12-10 knocking them out of the Tournament.
   9 Hole League Individual Low Net          1st: Ralph D’Alessandro, Leonard         For the winners, Ed Palko, Ron Worley and Bob Gorman were 3-3 with Ed and Ron
   1st: Gerry Lussier -5                  Johnson +13                                 hitting home runs. For the losing team, Bob Kahl was 4-4 with Harold Schreiber,
   2nd: Buddy Johnson -2                     2nd: Bob Faucett, Ed Reardon +14         David Games and Bob Cree hitting home runs. The next game was played on Mar.
   Closest to the Pins                       9 Hole League 2 Man Scraamble            30 with Winn-Dixie defeating 1st. United Bank 21-15. For the winners, Arthur Warner
   A&B Flight: Jack Bourque                  1st: Harry Hurley, Gerry Lussier +6      and Ed Palko were 4-5 with Arthur Warner and Newt Johnson hitting back to back
   C&D Flight: Bruce Amoss                   2nd: Buddy Johnson, Eddie Simchick       home runs to start the game. Also, Ed Palko hit a grand slam home run. For the los-
                                          +9                                          ing team, Danny McGrath and Jack Brennan were 4-5 and Bill Reinle hit a home run.
  9 Hole League: Chuck Montgomery            Closest to the Pins                      This result left two teams with one loss each with the Championship to be decided
  Scramble by Flight 3/23/11                 A&B Flight: Paul Shamansky               on Mar. 31. In the final game, Winn-Dixie defeated 1st. United Bank 12-6 to win the
  “A” Flight                                 C&D Flight: Bob Grady                    Championship. For the winners, Newt Johnson was 5-5 with a home run and Ed Palko
  1st: Emil Pizzulo, Jerry Labonte, Bob      9 Hole League: Art Wagner                also hit a home run. For the losing team, Danny McGrath was 4-4 with Bill Reinle and
Varas, George Kideris, Bob Ragnone -9                                                 Paul Chabot hitting home runs. Congratulations to the Winn-Dixie team for winning
  2nd: Don Hippern, Doug McGrath,                                                     the Barefoot Bay Softball League Championship for 2010/2011. This brings to a close
Jack Bourque, Charlie Lefebvre, Jim                                                   another successful season whereby seven teams played 30 softball games each and
McSally -7                                                                            a double knockout tournament to decide an overall winner.
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                                                                                                                                        Sunday Morning Golf Scramble
                                                                                                    License # CFC1427638                    On any given Sunday, 40-60 golfers show up at the golf course about 7:30 a.m.
                                                                                                                                        to participate in a golf match. There are no reservations and no special qualifica-
                                                                                                                                        tions or handicaps. They just want to have fun and play some golf. The golfers are
                                                                                                                                        put into four person teams by means of a blind draw. About 20% of the golfers are
                                                                                                                                        women. It takes about three hours to play the game using a shotgun start. At the end
                                                                                                                                        of the game most of the golfers go to the 19th hole for the winners to be announced.
                                                                                                                                        As each player pays a small amount to join the tournament, there is about $250 to
                                                                                                                                        be divided among the best three teams. They also have about five 50/50 drawings
      *Installed price includes material and labor for water heater installation. Additional charges may apply on non-standard
circumstances such as inaccessible, additional piping required, defective shutoffs, or any other service that may be required outside   of about $50 each. This all adds to the excitement of this golf camaraderie. This
                 of regular service area. Technician will confirm installation charge on premises before work begins.
                                                                                                                                        whole program has been run every Sunday (rain or shine) for the past six years by
                                                                                                                                        a Barefoot Bay homeowner, Al Stoltz, and his two assistants, Gary and Rodney.
                                                                                                                                        The golf pro shop staff is also an integral part of running this program, especially
                                                                                                                                        Debbie. Al states that all the money to join each Sunday and the 50/50 proceeds is
                                                                                                                                        all returned to the players that day with the awards.
                                                                                                                                            You may ask, “Why the big deal about a golf outing on a Sunday?” Well let me tell
                                                                                                                                        you folks, this is a really big deal. This Sunday morning golf scramble generates “big”
                                                                                                                                        found money for the Bay because about half the players are not golf club members,
                                                                                                                                        which means they are greens fee players. This equates to additional golf course rev-
                                                                                                                                        enue. Just in the four weeks of March, the revenue averages $625 each Sunday for
                                                                                                                                        the three hours of golf scramble play. Of course, this is almost the end of the season
                                                                                                                                        but if seasonally adjusted, this small scramble can generate in excess of $25,000
                                                                                                                                        annually for the golf course. What a generous addition to the golf course revenue
                                                                                                                                        from just a small community golf program! It doesn’t stop there, either. These play-
                                                                                                                                        ers gather at the 19th hole after the golf match and according to the barmaid, Marna,
                                                                                                                                        spend about $300 in an hour and a half. Seasonally adjusted, this generates about
                                                                                                                                        $12,000 annually for the Food & Beverage Department. So, folks, this is a big deal
                                                                                                                                        for the Bay, when the golf course and Food & Beverage need all the financial help
                                                                                                                                        they can get. Thanks to Al and his assistants for volunteering to thanklessly run such
                                                                                                                                        a beneficial program and promoting community camaraderie at the same time. And
                                                                                                                                        thanks to the players who show up every Sunday (rain or shine) throughout the year.
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  A large turn out for the Street Dance




            Barefoot Bay Monthly Activities and Special Events
            All dates subject to change. Please verify dates with Recreation District Calendar Office.

                                                                                     Calendar Office hrs: 11am-1 pm
                                                                                     Web page:




   1                2
                        1p                  9:30a       Aux. Mtg.     2p                11a                      9a                       10a
                        1p                  7a                   .                                                                           8:30a
                                            7p       Ex. Brd. Mtg.    12p            E: 6p                       9a
                                            7p                                                                                              2p




                        1p                  7p       Gen. Bus. Mtg.   8:30a             10a                         10a                        12n
                        1p                  10a        Counci                                                       1-p
                        9a              l      4pm                                                               7:30p
                                            7-5pm                     10:30-12n
                                                                         Brd Mtg




                        1p                7pm                Aux.     2-4pm               9a        &             7-10p                        10-3pm
                                        Mtg.                                         Aux Mtg.
                        1p                 7-5pm                      12-5pm           2p
                        1p
                                                                                             7p




       6a               1p                    7p                      8:30-11am        11a                    **Last                      9a
       6p               1p                                                                                            for Summer               5p
                        7p                  7-5pm                                            7p                  9:30a

                                                                                                                       6p          lub



                     30                 31                                                    Community Manager’s E-MAIL:
                                            7-5pm                                             nancyhiggs@bbrd.orgWeb Page:
                        10a   Service                                                         www.bbrd.orgCustomer Service & Calendar Coordinator
                        1p                                                                    664-4839Food & Beverage
                                                                                              664-4801                Community Relations: DOR
                                                                                              Enforcement/ARCC           664-4722Administration
                                                                                              “F” Building                         664-3141




                                            CYAN MEGENTA YELLOW BLACK

				
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