Square Wheels
Chapter 128

March 2012

February 17-19 Blue Grey Festival, was a cloudy weekend.
Saturday the rain held off for the parade and dancing.
Our afternoon dance at 2:30 PM was great with 7 squares dancing in front of the downtown Gazebo.
The Friday night and Saturday night dances were great.
We had lots of squares dancing with plenty of food.
Blue Grey Festival is always a wonderful weekend.
Our thanks to the Sunday Breakfast Hosts, Jerry & Faye Wright & Don & Sherry MacGregor.
The egg casseroles were a special touch and delicious.

Square Wheels welcomed two new members to the Chapter,
Rob & Mary Jo Allan and Gerald & Teresa Brown.
Also Square Wheels welcomed new Associate Members,
Bob & Janet Frechette from #093.

March 9, 10, 12 – The Drift Around Squares, Chap. #093 will be camping at Pacetti’s Campground.
Everyone is invited.
They will have a fund raising auction.
Bring items that you would like to donate.
You are always welcome to purchase a few items too.
Casual dress Friday night and Square Dance Attire on Saturday night.
A club provided breakfast will be on Sat. morning.

Our next campout will be March 16-18, 2012 at Suwannee Valley R. V. Resort in White Springs.
The Wild Azalea Festival is this weekend.
GPS ADDRESS IS:
786 NW Stephen Foster Drive, White Springs, FL 32096
 
IF YOU ARE GOING NORTH on I-75
go to exit 439 SR 136,
go East 2 ½ miles on SR 136 towards White Springs.
Turn right just before bridge onto White Springs Road.
Go 1/10 mile turn left onto Stephen Foster Drive.
Go ½ mile to park.

IF YOU ARE GOING WEST ON I-10
go to exit 301, U.S.41,
go North 41 for 8 miles into White Springs.
Turn left on Bridge St. (SR136).
Turn left immediately after bridge onto White Springs Rd.
Go 1/10 mile turn left onto Stephen Foster Rd.
Go ½ mile to park.

Please let Martha know if you are camping this weekend.
The cost is $15.00 per night plus tax for 30 amp and $2.00 more for 50 amps.

As far as meals go, the campground now uses the recreation hall for all meals.
We will have the hall for dancing.
They will be preparing breakfast & dinners during the entire weekend.
So, here’s the thing -
you can participate in their meals @ a cost of $5.00 per person per meal
or you can opt to bring your own food or join in with other campers.
We don’t know what the weather will be.
There will be lots of food at the festival in White Springs as well, especially for lunch.
Anyway, the meals are as follows:

Fri pm
Hamburgers/Cheeseburgers, potato salad & baked beans
OR
chicken breast with baked potato & vegetable.
Ice Cream Social @ 6.45 PM.

Saturday Breakfast 8 am – 9:30 am
2 eggs, 2 sausage, 2 biscuits (butter, jam, OJ & coffee).

Saturday Dinner
served @ 6 pm
Corned beef, cabbage & Potatoes w/roll.

Sunday Breakfast – 8am – 9:30 am
scrambled eggs, 2 bacon, 2 pancakes, OJ & coffee.

Please reserve for your meal participation by March 9th,
either to Martha or to the campground direct.
386-397-1667 or 800-562-9382.

LOOKING AHEAD:
April 20-22
We will be at Pacetti’s Marina & Campgound in Orangedale near Green Cove Springs on SR-13 N.
Let Martha know if you are camping, she will make the reservations.
The cost is $20.00 per night plus tax.
The GPS address is 6550 State Road 13 N.
St. Augustine, 32092.
Friday night dance at 7:30 PM is casual. 
On Saturday Square Wheels will host a hot dog lunch complete with side dishes, for everyone.

Saturday night 5:00 PM
covered dinner and dance at 7:30 PM, square dance attire.

Sunday Breakfast 8:00 AM
we need a couple of volunteers to cook.

The Florida State Camporee is Oct. 25-28 at Blueberry Hill RV Resort in Bushnell.
Martha has the ribbons and registration forms.
Bob & Barbara Rosenthal are the Camporee Chairmen for this year.
Let’s all get out and support them and Chapter 128.

 


Happy Birthday

Happy Anniversary
Pat Herscha 3/17

Tom & Pat Herscha

3/22
Jeanette Cyr 3/19

Randy & Virginia Patton

3/29
Dan Foust 3/19    
Marilyn Scott 3/20    
Bucky Hersey 3/21    
Marlene Cole 3/22    

Harry Blackmore

3/24    
Henry Britten 3/28    
Sue Peterson

3/28

   

Prayers for recouping members:

Chapter 128 - Secretaries
Martha Zimmerman Mary Chesnut
352-336-5311 352-475-2550
Cell   352-226-0118 Cell   352-214-5880

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