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Glenmore Outings in April

ead77a7a3b066b2f7e7f7f66ae9c7e86For those of you who enjoy Glenmore outings, you have several fun things to participate in this month.

Garden buffs will want to participate in the Historic Garden Week excursion on Monday, April 20th. The Club van will depart at 10:00 and take you on a day-long tour of gorgeous gardens. $55 includes tour tickets, a gourmet box lunch, and transportation.

In the mood for an interesting lecture and discussion? Sign up for the Miller Center Forum and Author Luncheon on Wednesday, April 22nd. Author William H. Frey, Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institute, will speak on the topic “Diversity Explosion: How New Racial Demographics are Remaking America.” The Club van departs at 10:15 and the cost is $8 per person.

How about a gourmet picnic and evening of music at Pollak Vineyards on Friday, April 24? If you like jazz music, picnics, and beautiful views, this event is for you. $32 per person. The Club van departs at 5:30 p.m.

For all of these events, to RSVP or for more information, please contact Dette at 434-817-0508 or dette@glenmorecountryclub.com.



Celebrate Easter at Glenmore

eastereggsIt’s hard to believe that Easter is this weekend. Wasn’t it just recently that it was cold and wintry outside?

Luckily, the weather is now gorgeous and spring seems to be well and truly here, which means that things should be lovely for Easter festivities at Glenmore.

The annual Easter Egg Hunt will be Saturday at 2:00 on the Clubhouse Lawn. This event is open for children 11 years old and under. The cost is $5 per child, which includes a basket, eggs, and candy. To RSVP or for more information, please contact April at 434-817-0505 or aporter@glenmorecountryclub.com

On Sunday, members are invited to Easter brunch in the Ballroom. There are two seatings at 11:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. The menu can be found on the Club’s website. The cost is $37 for adults, $17 for youth (ages 4-12), and free for little ones (3 and under). Reservations are required. Call Wilma at 434-817-0528.

Finally, there will be a petting zoo on the Clubhouse Lawn from 11:30-2:30 on Easter Sunday. There’s no charge for this event, which is likely to be adorable.

Hoppy Easter to all!

Tennis Kick-off Social

tennis_ball_small22This Friday, Glenmore will be kicking off the 2015 Tennis and Platform Tennis season with a cocktail social. Mark Ryman, Director of Tennis, will offer a recap of the 2014 season and look ahead to this year. Beverages and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

The details: 5:30-7:00 in the Ballroom. No charge. RSVP at 434-817-0539 or tennis@glenmorecountryclub.com.

February Member Cocktail Social

10-budget-friendly-hors-doeuvres-1This weekend is the February Member Cocktail Social! Come socialize with your fellow members while nibbling on complimentary hors d’oeuvres. The details: Saturday, February 21 from 5:30-6:30 in the Piper Lounge.

If you have children, they might enjoy spending that same hour exploring their artistic talents by painting birdhouses and creating bird masks. $5 per child. Please contact April at 434-817-0505 or aporter@glenmorecountryclub.com for more information.


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Healthy All Year at Glenmore

Grab your sneakers and go!

Grab your sneakers and go!

It’s hard to believe that it’s February. Wasn’t it just yesterday that we were ringing in the new year?

And now that we are halfway through the second month of 2015, today’s question for you is: How are you doing with your New Year’s resolutions?

It’s possible that, like many people, you are resolved to be fit and healthy this year. Luckily for Glenmore residents, there are a number of ways for you to be active every day throughout 2015 and beyond:

  • Fitness center – Whether you want to stretch out with some yoga, strengthen with Pilates, work on your grace and agility with Barre, or pump up your cardio with spin class, the Fitness Center has options for you every day of the week. If you are interested in private one-on-one training, yoga, or tai chi, email Laura at ldevine@glenmorecountryclub.com.
  • Golf – Both the driving range and the golf course are great places to get some fresh air while working on your swing.
  • Tennis – Yes, the courts are open even in the winter! And the tennis pros are always offering different classes to help you improve your game. To register for private lesson, email Mark at mryman@glenmorecountryclub.com
  • Aquatics – Okay, so the pools are closed right now, but that’s okay because spring really isn’t all that far off, and in the meantime, you have plenty of other fitness options.
  • Trails – With the exception of the immediate aftermath of a snowfall, the trails are just steps from your front door and always ready for you to visit.

So what are you waiting for? Get out!


Valentine’s Day at Glenmore

romantic_valentines_dinner_There are any number of ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day around central Virginia — dinner and dancing with your sweetheart or a romantic getaway are just two examples — but here at Glenmore, we think that the best way to romance your sweetheart is by staying at home.

Why worry about where you can get reservations when there’s a lovely option right here?

Join us in the Rivanna Room on Valentine’s Day at 6:30 p.m. for an evening that will be both romantic and delicious. Chef Kristo has created an exquisite four course dinner that you will not want to miss.

Reservations are required and limited, so make yours soon by contacting Beth at 434-817-0508 or bhyder@glenmorecountryclub.com.


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