eNews for August 2, 2018

Top News
Chat With The Board
Election Packets Now Available
Argent Lakes Bunker Project Update
Activity Card Expiration Stickers
Golf Maintenance Closure
Riverbend Pier Refurbishment
Coming Soon: New Argent Lakes Day Spa
Don’t Miss Mayfest in August

 

Board of Directors/Board Appointed Committees
Chat With The Board

Executive Office

Common Area Maintenance
August Window Washing Schedule

Communication

Community Services
Seaford Place Annual Exterior Building Cleaning
Villa Termite Inspection


Facilities Management
Hwy. 278 Fencing Work Underway
Road Testing Work Continues

Golf
End of Summer Sale at Hidden Cypress Golf Shop 
August Calendar of Events
Hole-In-One Reports


Health and Wellness
Group Exercise Class Updates
Physical Therapy Corner – Heart Health


Lifestyle Services
Dog Days of Summer World Class Dog Frisbee Show
Carroll Brown’s Irish Celebration


Clubs and Groups
Additional On-Site Veterans Affairs Counseling Hours for All Sun City Veterans
Eat Smart, Live Longer Hosts Nationally Known Doctor
Sign Up for Introduction to Tennis Clinic


Top News

Chat With The Board
"Chat with the Board" is a new opportunity for residents to sit and chat with one or more members of the Sun City Board of Directors. These informal sessions will be held the second Friday of each month and are open to all residents of Sun City. Residents may ask questions about Sun City governance, policies, or just discuss what is on their minds. The first "chat" will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday, August 10 in Pinckney Hall, May River Room. Watch for more information and plan to join us. Bring your questions, curiosity and suggestions. There will be seating for 30.


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Election Packets Now Available 
Election packets for Neighborhood Representative and Alternate Neighborhood Representative candidates are available at Palmetto Commons and online at this website.


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Argent Lakes Bunker Project Update
The front nine of Argent Lakes Golf Course and the putting green will reopen for play Friday, August 3. The back nine will close for about five to six weeks for bunker renovation and new tree installation. The new chipping green will remain closed while the grass grows in.
 
Golfers are asked to not drive their golf carts on the newly sodded areas near the bunkers. If your ball comes to rest on sod, please proceed as ground under repair and take a free drop.


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Activity Card Expiration Stickers
As a courtesy, Resident Services is placing expiration stickers on the back of resident activity cards as a reminder of when you need to renew your card. If you have renewed your activity card online and would like to have a sticker on your card to remind you of your expiration date, please stop by Resident Services in Palmetto Commons any time from 8 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday through Friday.


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Golf Maintenance Closure
Okatie Creek Golf Course will close at 11:30 a.m. Monday, August 6 for half-day maintenance. It will remain closed through Friday, August 10 for aerification.


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Riverbend Pier Refurbishment
The Riverbend pier is temporarily closed for replacement of all wood planks and railings.


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Coming Soon: New Argent Lakes Day Spa
Residents will soon have a new place to get pampered when work is complete at the new Argent Lakes Day Spa. Construction work is underway to reconfigure the Lakehouse office space to create a lobby and two private rooms for spa treatments. Work may impact limited shower use during the first week. No other related closures are expected. Stay tuned to eNews Weekly for more information on Argent Lakes Day Spa.


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Don’t Miss Mayfest in August
5 p.m. Saturday, August 4 at Town Square
It may not be May, but it’s still a perfect time to celebrate Sun City! Due to inclement weather, Mayfest was postponed until August. Plan to bring your lawn chairs and spend the evening with us! Enjoy live music by The Motowners and refreshments from the local food trucks at the event. If you already purchased your tickets, save them for the August event. Tickets are $8.
Click here to buy tickets online or purchase them at Lifestyle Services. 

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Board Of Directors/Board Appointed Committees

Chat With The Board
"Chat with the Board" is a new opportunity for residents to sit and chat with one or more members of the Sun City Board of Directors. These informal sessions will be held the second Friday of each month and are open to all residents of Sun City. Residents may ask questions about Sun City governance, policies, or just discuss what is on their minds. The first "chat" will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday, August 10 in Pinckney Hall, May River Room. Watch for more information and plan to join us. Bring your questions, curiosity and suggestions. There will be seating for 30.


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Executive Office

Check back next week for more news.
 

Common Area Maintenance

August Window Washing Schedule
Hidden Cypress: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. August 7
Logo Building: 9–9:30 a.m. August 15
Riverbend Lodge (inside and outside): 10 a.m.–1 p.m. August 15
The Lakehouse: 9 a.m.–1 p.m. August 23
Argent Lakes Golf Pro Shop: 2–3 p.m. August 23


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Communication

Check back next week for more news.

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Community Services

Seaford Place Annual Exterior Building Cleaning
Waterworks Pressure Washing, LLC will clean building exteriors, porches and concrete in Sesaford Place through August 13.
Click here to see a schedule and for more information. 

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Villa Termite Inspection
Terminix Service technicians will perform termite inspections in Live Oak Villas and Coastal Villas between 1-4 p.m. according to the schedule below. Residents should be available within the timeframe so the technicians can gain access to your property.
Click here for more information.
 
If there is a conflict with dates or times, please call the Terminix Office at (843) 987-2847 one week after your scheduled appointment to make other arrangements. Click here for more information. The schedule is below:
 
Live Oak Villas
August 20: Purry Circle and Arrango Court
August 21: Zubler Street and Bourquine Way
August 24: Huquenin Lane and Huquenin Court
 
Coastal Villas
August 22: Padgett Drive
August 23: Padgett Court and Pepper Place


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Facilities Management

Hwy. 278 Fencing Work Underway
Work will begin on replacing all fencing along U.S. Hwy. 278. This project is estimated to last about six weeks. No road closures are expected during this time.


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Road Testing Work Continues 

Please be aware of roadwork that will be ongoing throughout the community during upcoming weeks. All roads will be tested by engineers for upcoming maintenance. Workers will be taking samples from the roads, scanning for cracks and measuring the thickness of the roads. This work will allow the Community Association to create a road map for maintenance over the next five years. There will be no road closures during this work, but please be cautious while driving during this time.

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Golf

End of Summer Sale at Hidden Cypress Golf Shop
Shop end of summer deals at Hidden Cypress Golf Shop through the end of August. Find sales on apparel, Wilson gloves and golf balls, golf shoes, duffle bags and more.
Click here for more information.

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August Calendar of Events
Perfect your putt or smooth out your swing with golf clinics, demonstrations and events at Sun City's courses.
Click here for this month’s calendar of events and more information on tickets, registration, and other program and event details. ​

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Hole-In-One Reports
Joyce Ender had a hole-in-one June 21 at Okatie Creek Golf Course on hole 3 for 87 yards. She used a driver. This event was witnessed by Linda Prekhaier.


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Health and Wellness

Group Exercise Class Updates
The following group exercise classes are canceled:
Cardio Splash: 8 a.m. Monday, August 6
Aqua Zumba: 9 a.m. Monday, August 6
Zumba: 5 p.m. Monday, August 6

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Physical Therapy Corner – Heart Health
10 a.m. Friday, August 10 at Hidden Cypress, Coosaw/New River Rooms
Do you know your numbers? Complimentary event facilitated by Coastal Carolina Hospital. Sign up at Hidden Cypress Fitness Center or call (843) 705-4030. Limited to 20 participants.


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Lifestyle Services 

Dog Days of Summer World Class Dog Frisbee Show
11 a.m.–3 p.m. September 5 at Town Square
Tickets Go On Sale August 1
Come see the amazing Disc-Connected K9’s Frisbee dog team! Enjoy 30-minute dog shows beginning at 12:30 p.m., as well as music and food trucks for a fun-filled day. Tickets are $16. 
Click here to buy tickets online or purchase them at Lifestyle Services. 

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Carroll Brown’s Irish Celebration
6:30 p.m. September 9 at Magnolia Hall
Tickets Go On Sale August 1
Experience music and traditional dances from the Emerald Isle! This event features music by the Carroll Brown Band, Hungry Monks, Seven Nations and a performance by the Legacy Irish Dancers. The $20 ticket price includes one free Irish coffee served at Pinckney Hall before the show. 
Click here to buy tickets online or purchase them at Lifestyle Services. 

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Clubs and Groups

Additional On-Site Veterans Affairs Counseling Hours For All Sun City Veterans
The Beaufort County Veterans Affairs Office has added additional on-site hours to meet with Sun City veterans who reside in Beaufort and Jasper counties. Beaufort County Veterans Affairs personnel are available for appointments from 9 a.m.–3 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month, and the fourth Thursday of each month at the Lakehouse.
 
No walk-ins accepted; you must have an appointment. Veterans, spouses or family members in Sun City can make an appointment by calling Beaufort County Veterans Affairs Officer Carl Wedler at (843) 255-6880. These appointments are open to all Sun City residents who reside in Beaufort or Jasper County. For any other questions, feel free to contact the Sun City Veterans Association, listed in the Chartered Club News section of SunSations.


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Eat Smart, Live Longer Hosts Nationally Known Doctor
The Eat Smart, Live Longer Club presents the nationally known Dr. Alan Goldhamer, director of the True North Health Center in Santa Rosa, California at 7 p.m. August 16 at Magnolia Hall. His presentation will focus on how chemicals added to our food (salt, oil and sugar) fool our internal systems and lead to obesity, and the disease of dietary excess including high blood pressure, diabetes and autoimmune disorders. Open to all Sun City residents.


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Sign Up for Introduction to Tennis Clinic
Registration is open for the Sun City Tennis Association’s Introduction to Tennis Clinic, 12:30–2:30 p.m. August 25 on courts 13 and 14. This free clinic is open to all Sun City residents who are new or need a refresher lesson on tennis. Space is limited to the first 16 registrants.
Click here for more information. 


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