I hope you all are having a great September! Wow, season will start again next month and I am already starting to see some familiar faces return to our community. Don’t forget this Friday, September 16th Monthly Cocktail Party at 5:30PM. If you click on the blue underlined event heading it will take you to the link to RSVP. Bring an appetizer or dessert to share and come spend a few hours with your neighbors this Friday. Right now, we only have (8) RSVP’s so please sign up to join us!
Here are some other upcoming events:
Thursday, September 22nd HOA Board Meeting at 6:00PM
Sunday, September 25th End of Summer Pool Party with The Sizzle Truck from 12:00PM-2:00PM Marbella Lakes pool parties are back! Join in on the fun for just $12.50 per person. A Gourmet Sandwich and fries from The Sizzle Truck is included, plus live music by DJ Ronnie Rutz, soft drinks, water and Strawberry Daiquiris (alcoholic and non alcoholic available). You are welcome to BYOB as well. Please note, each gourmet sandwich is made custom as ordered so there might be a slight wait on your lunch. The food truck will be onsite and ready to serve by 11:30am so you can come early and place your food orders if you wish to avoid the lunch rush of everyone ordering at the same time. Guests are welcome. If you have previously registered for this event, but can now NOT attend the new date, please let me know so I can remove you from the list.
Saturday, October 8th Hot Havana Nights Dinner & Dancing from 6:00PM-9:30PM Grab your cigar and Cuban Wear and head to Havana if you dare! Join us for HOT HAVANA NIGHTS here at Marbella Lakes with Dinner & Dancing to the sounds of the Fuse Trio playing your favorite Latin hits as well as hits from many decades! Our Cuban Feast will include: Mojo Pork Loin via Chef’s Carving Station, Fire Grilled Marinated Chicken Breast, Black Beans and Rice, Tropical Grilled Vegetables, Caesar Lime Salad, Havana Yeast Rolls, Coffee & Dessert. Soda and water included. BYOB. Cost is $25 Per Person. RSVP by October 3rd!
Monday, October 17th Active Shooter Presentation by the Collier County Sheriff’s Office at 6:00PM With outbreaks of violence happening around the world, we make it a priority to keep you informed and able to protect yourself in case you would encounter or be involved in such an unfortunate event. Sergeant Neal Bohannon of the Collier County Sheriff’s Office will be presenting vital information about active shooters and hostile situations entitled, “Run, Hide, Fight!” We encourage all residents to attend this important information session. We will be joined by your neighbors in Stratford Place on Whippoorrwill. Please RSVP by Friday, October 14th so we can make sure we have enough chairs for everyone. There is no charge to attend.
Tuesday, October 25th HOA Board Meeting at 6:00PM
Thursday, October 27th Big Fat Greek Thursday Party with Greek Gourmet Join us for our second BIG FAT GREEK THURSDAY PARTY in the Social Room. This year you will be able to order you custom PITA in advance exactly the way you like it. You will have your choice of the following PITAS: Gyro Pita; Steak & Cheese Pita; Chicken Pita; Chicken, Hummus and Feta Peta; Shrimp Pita; Vegetable Pita/Hummus & Feta Peta; or Falafel Pita (Vegetarian/Vegan Options). If you click on the event flier link above you can see the descriptions of each PITA. You will also have a choice of a Greek Side salad or a Cup of Soup (Lentil or Greek Chicken Soup) as a side dish along with some spanakopita. You can finish your meal with an authentic Greek dessert. Each ticket will also include one GLASS OF WINE. Water and soda will also be provided. Cost to attend is $13.50 Per Person. Don’t delay and RSVP today! Last day to register is Tuesday, October 25th. If we get enough of a response to this, I will add a DJ for dancing!
Monday, October 31st Kids Pre-Halloween Pizza Party from 4:30-5:30PM Come to the Clubhouse to enjoy pizza and soft drinks before trick-or-treating! Parents are welcome to share in the pizza as well. Cost is $4 Per Person if paid by check or ($5 Per Person if you pay with PAYPAL), and an RSVP is required by Thursday, October 27th. No walk-ins will be permitted the day of the event. Marbella Lakes Halloween Trick-or-Treating will begin after the pizza party at 5:30pm. Please be mindful of driving throughout the community during this time while children are enjoying the holiday. If you are going to participate, please have your exterior lights on so the little ones know where to go to do their trick-or-treating. Happy Halloween!
Friday, November 11th Divas Through The Decades Dinner & Show at 6:30PM Join us for this special show all the way from Minnesota! Divas Through the Decades is a musical tribute to the American Diva’s of Pop Music which starts in the 1940’s with the Andrew Sisters Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy and goes all the way through current music. They perform everything from Tina Turner to Celine Dion, to Whitney Houston to Taylor Swift. The show has several costume changes as well as fun audience interaction, comedy, dance contests as well as great vocals and choreography! All of their shows are family friendly, high energy, but most of all fun! The Divas have toured all across the country, performing on America’s Got Talent twice, opening up for Joan Rivers in Las Vegas, and Jay Leno! Before the show, we will have a Gourmet Pizza, Salad and Dessert Bar. The Gourmet Wood Fire Pizza will be made onsite in a portable Brick Oven by Al Fresco Al Forno Pizza. They will be serving five different kinds of their gourmet pizzas including: Margarita; Pizza Bianca (4 Cheese); Roasted Red Pepper and Chorizo; Portabello & Goat Cheese and Traditional Pepperoni Pizza. We will also be serving both a Caesar and Garden House Salad as well as dessert. BYOB. Water and soda will also be provided. Cost to attend is $20.00 Per Adult for Dinner & The Show and $8.00 Per Child with a Paid Accompanying adult. The final date to RSVP is 11/8/16. Dinner is at 6:30PM and Show Starts at 7:45PM.
If you click on any of the above event dates that are underlined it will take you to directly to the event registration area. I hope you all have a great week:) If you are making your way back to our community this month from up north, safe travels, and I look forward to seeing you soon!