ASSOCIATION MANAGEMENT, INC. Prsrt Std
5295 HOLLISTER ROAD PAID
HOUSTON TX 77040-6205 Sugar Land, TX
Permit No. 206
WWW.AMITX.COM June 2011
DIVE INTO SUMMER WITH A MOVIE!
Association Management, Inc. (AMI) is pleased to announce the Summer is here and that means itís time to kick off the Summer Movie Series! The
entire family is invited to join us poolside at the Tuscan Lakes’ Dive In Movie every
opening of the AMI Resource Center, where One Call + One
third Friday of the month at Cypress Point Pool. Bring your lawn chairs, ﬂoating
Person = Your Answers. Please call them at (713)932-1122.
device and cooler, and enjoy a movie poolside.
FRIDAY, JUNE 17TH AT CYPRESS POINT POOL
SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
TIME: 8 TO 10 PM
FEATURE FILM: THE LAST AIRBENDER (PG)
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Last Day of School
The movie starts at 8:30 pm so get there early to save your spot and enjoy free popcorn!
About The Last Airbender: Experience the thrilling live-action adventure based on the hit Nickelodeon series Avatar. Join
5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Aang, an extraordinary boy with incredible ‘bending’ powers, as he journeys through an exotic land ﬁlled with magical
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3:40pm-7pm 3:40pm-7pm 3:40pm-7pm 3:40pm-7pm creatures and powerful friends. As the Avatar, he is the only one who can end the age-old conﬂict between the four nations,
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At Cypress Point Air, Water, Earth and Fire. An inspirational journey, experience the thrilling, live-action adventure based on the hit series
Pool 7pm Avatar. The Last Airbender is exciting entertainment for the entire family!
The summer Dive In Movie series is sponsored by JSC Federal Credit Union.
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CRUISIN’ THE BAY ADULT MIXER
Pool 7pm 8-10pm At Cypress
Come out and ‘wine’ down with the Tuscan Lakes’ Adult Mixer aboard the HOUSTON
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PARTY BOAT! Call the babysitter and make plans to party with neighbors and
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friends. Enjoy food, music and fun cruising South Shore Harbor into Clear Lake
Pool 7pm through the Clear Creek Channel and then, into Kemah alongside the boardwalk and
First Day of Summer! Adult Mixer
Houston Party Boat out into Galveston Bay. Don’t miss out on this
opportunity sail and sip with your neighbors!
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Water Aerobics 3:40pm-7pm 3:40pm-7pm 3:40pm-7pm Complimentary Appetizers and Non-Alcoholic Drinks
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2011 Space is limited so hurry to the Tuscan Lakes’ Information Center to pick up your FREE
tickets! Limit two tickets per household. You must have your ticket to get on the Party
Fun at Tuscan 3
TO SIGN UP, CALL ROBIN MITCHELL 4th of July Fun Fest 4
281.332.5450 x111 Boat. Don’t forget its BYOB!
firstname.lastname@example.org Camp by the Creek 6
We set sail Thursday, June 23at 7 pm. All aboard! Sponsored by Houston Party
For community events’ updates & to see photos from events, become a fan: Facebook.com/TuscanLakes June Calendar 8
Boat. Pick up tickets at the Tuscan Lakes Information Center.
IMPORTANT NUMBERS: RESIDENT SPOTLIGHT AMI CORNER
Community Manager One Terriﬁc Twosome: GET COOL WITH POOL WRISTBANDS
Association Management Josh Jessen and Leah Munoz Summer is here, and it’s time to cool off at the Tuscan Lakes’ pool. Do you and your family have your wristbands
email@example.com for access to the Tuscan Lakes’ pool? If you missed the collection days for access wristbands to the swimming
(713) 932-1122 Josh Jessen and Leah Munoz are two of Tuscan Lakes’ most active residents. pool, it’s not too late. Residents in good standing can collect wristbands from the gate attendant during pool hours.
www.amitx.com Josh and Leah moved to Tuscan Lakes three years ago, and they have already Simply complete the wristband registration form, which can be downloaded from the community website at www.
made their mark on the community. tuscanlakesca.org, bring it to the pool during regular operating hours and get your wristbands. Have a safe and
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enjoyable swim season!
Robin Mitchell In the last few months, Josh and Leah have participated in the Amazing Race
firstname.lastname@example.org Challenge, the Dragon Boat Races, the Kayak Extravaganza and the KB Chili
281-332-5450 x111 GO GREEN TUSCAN LAKES!
Cook-Off. Leah was actually the winner of the Chili Cook-Off! So, what is
Help us reach our goal of donating 250 pairs of sneakers to the Green Sneaker Program! From May
Mosquito Control her secret ingredient for delicious chili? She would not say, but she must be to August, we are asking Tuscan Lakes’ residents to go green and donate your old sneakers! Bring
Galveston County a natural-born chili cooker, as she ﬁrst concocted her award-winning chili the your old sneakers to the Dive In Movie on June 17th to help keep them out of the landﬁlls or drop your
281-534-2726 night before the contest! sneakers off at the Tuscan Lakes Information Center anytime.
Texas-New Mexico Power When Josh and Leah are not participating in all of the exciting events around With the Green Sneaker program, you can be assured that your organization is engaged in helping the planet through
888-866-7456 Tuscan Lakes, they can be found playing with their Doberman, Mojo. Josh reuse and/or recycling. With Green Sneaker, we give donated tennis shoes a second chance at life by making them
Trash - AmeriWaste also plays soccer for a local soccer league, takes martial arts classes and is available as affordable footwear for people in need around the world.
281-585-3200 learning Italian. Leah enjoys jogging and biking.
CITY OF LEAGUE CITY
These two active residents thoroughly enjoy living in Tuscan Lakes and describe
Animal Control it as fun, friendly and beautiful with their favorite features being the walking
281-554-1377 trails around the lakes, and of course, the community activities. “There is no
better place to live,” said Leah. “We love Tuscan Lakes!” Josh and Leah have
Code Enforcements/City Hall
281-554-1000 found their niche in Tuscan Lakes.
Welcome home Josh and Leah!
Fire Marshall A Proud Tuscan Lakes homeowner
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TO ADVERTISE IN THIS NEWSLETTER,
David Smith at CALL DAVID SMITH
Pamela Printing: AT PAMELA PRINTING
281-240-1313 DAVID@PAMELAPRINTING.COM 550 Julie Rivers Drive, Ste 310
Sugar Land, Texas 77478
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CAMP BY THE CREEK
Summer is a time to play in the sun, exercise, swim, and learn! Where can your children do all of this? Camp by the
Creek! This summer camp will be held Monday through Friday from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. Extended care is available
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from 7:00 am - 9:00 am, and from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm for an additional fee. Our energetic and talented camp
staff entertains the children with different programs, arts and crafts, games, ﬁeld trips, and outdoor activities. Camp is
Water Aerobics Get Lost
Try this circuit, gym-style workout in the water. This class
designed for children ages 6 to 12. There will be ﬁve, two week sessions of camp, for a total of 10 full weeks of fun!
combines cardiovascular and resistance training in several
in a Good
different segments for a complete, full-body workout. Book – Join
Place: C.C.I.S.D. School TBA • Dates: June 6 - August 12, 2011
Session 1: June 6th - 27th
Fees: Residents: $200/Non-Residents: $220 per two week session. There is a $10 discount for an additional child. Extended care is an additional
$20 per session, per child. A non-refundable $20 deposit (per session) will secure your child a place at Camp by the Creek. Deposits and payments
Session 2: July 11th - August 1st Lakes’ Book Club
are not transferable toward other sessions in the event of cancellations. All balances for each session are due the Monday prior
to the start of a new session. If payment is not received, another camper will be called off of a waiting list to take your camper’s slot.
Need a break from your ordinary routine? Then come read
Monday Evening at 7pm
with us! Join in a lively literary discussion with the Tuscan
$35 per month
Lakes’ First Tuesday Book Club. Group members are
Register at the League City Parks Recreation Ofﬁce located at 200 North Park Avenue during regular ofﬁce hours. Call Drop-in fee: $10 per class
required to provide their own copies of the book. Come
Jenna for more information at (281) 554-1184 or mail:email@example.com. every month, or as often as you like!
To sign up: Email Robin at firstname.lastname@example.org
June Book: The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly
Week 1: June 6 - June 10 - Summer at Last
Week 1: June 20 - June 24 - Get Your Head in the Game
WOULD YOU LIKE TO HELP For more information on the Book Club, please contact
Week 2: June 13 - June 17 - E-magination Station Week 2: June 27 - July 1 - Imagination Creation MAKE THE 4TH OF JULY Lynn Smith at email@example.com.
FUN FEST FABULOUS?
COMING 4th of July Kid’s Bike
SOON! Decorating Contest
Calling all kids 12 years old and under! Sign up for the
4th of July Kid’s Bike Decorating Contest. Decorate your
bikes with a patriotic theme - red, white and blue with tape,
! streamers, balloons, ribbons, or even blue and red soda cans
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*Annual Percentage Rate. Rates can range from 8.75% APR to 15.75% APR, based upon credit qualiﬁcations. Please refer to the Credit Disclosures section on the JSC FCU VISA Credit Card
Application for complete details. For current information, please see a Credit Union employee at any branch location, call us at 281.488.7070 or write to JSC Federal Credit Union, P.O. 58346 Houston, Go to www.allyouhavetodoisswim.com for more
Texas 77258. These credit terms are accurate as of 10/18/2010. All rates and credit terms are subject to change without notice.
information and to register for swim lessons.
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GATORS AT TUSCAN LAKES?
Yep... alligators! League City Animal Control and the Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept. (TPWD) recently visited Tuscan Lakes
4TH OF JULY after reported sightings of small alligators in our lake system. Those two critters were reportedly removed by the game
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How did alligators get in the lakes? The TPWD says that alligators are common along Clear Creek and the Gulf
Join Tuscan Lakes as we celebrate the 4th of July with a four-hour 4th of July Coast. According to the game warden, the prolonged drought conditions have contributed to alligators migrating up
the streams, channels and bayous that feed into Clear Creek in search of other water bodies.
Fun Fest on Sunday, July 4th from noon to 4 pm at Cypress Point Pool. Grab the
kids, your coolers and lawn chairs, and join in the fun. Scheduled activities are
So what now? Well, now that we know that the alligators can make their way into our lake system, we all need to be
planned and will be lead by volunteers from the 4th of July Committee.
aware that these reptiles may be present. For the most part, the game warden says that alligators are fearful of and
more often than not, will turn away from humans. The best plan of action if you encounter an alligator, or a snake, is one
Scheduled activities include:
of avoidance. Residents should be mindful of where they are walking, keep pets on their leashes in accordance with
Kid’s Bike Decorating Contest • Balloon Toss • Sack Races • Cake Walk
League City leash laws, and avoid tall grasses and the edge of lakes where alligators and snakes may sun themselves.
The game warden says to never, ever feed or antagonize an alligator. Feeding an alligator is prohibited by State law.
A DJ will be on hand to spin the tunes, and guests can cool off with complimentary
snow cones. Don’t miss out on the fun!
New signs will be going up soon around the lakes to alert residents of the possible presence of alligators and to caution
residents not to swim in the lake system.
Please note that the Tuscan Lakes Community Association does not remove or schedule the removal of reptiles or animals.
If you see an alligator, you are encouraged to contact Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept. at 281.842.8100. To learn more
about alligators and what to do if you see an alligator, visit the Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept. on-line at:
DID YOU KNOW TUSCAN LAKES IS A JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT COMMUNITY?
The Johnson Development Corp. is an award-winning residential and commercial land development company involved in premier projects including master-planned communities such as Sienna
Plantation, Fall Creek, Riverstone, Woodforest, Tuscan Lakes, Edgewater and Silverlake in Houston, Texas, and Towne Lake, BridgeMill and Lake Arrowhead in Atlanta, Georgia. Established in
1975, known for innovative master planning and today one of the largest and most successful land developers in both Houston and Atlanta, The Johnson Development Corp. has cultivated a
strong reputation for vibrant, responsible development, with impeccably designed communities. For more information, visit www.johnsondevelopment.com.
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