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Wintergreen Bulletin Board

August 11, 2019
Recommendations
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• No recommendations this issue; let us know who's doing a good job for you. Email your recommendations to us here

• For the Wintergreen Bulletin Board's Consolidated List of Recommended Service Providers, 2014-2018, go here.
Requests
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 I am looking for recommendations for housekeeping services for our rental condo on the mountain. Text or call 703-943-7714. Sally Souvannavong.
Announcements & News
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• Next week, paving on some of Wintergreen's residential streets will likely start, beginning a three-year effort, reports WPOA's Michael Barker. On the mountain, the new surface will go down starting on the roads on the upper part of the mountain. In the valley, work will start on the eastern side of Stoney Creek. See maps of the exact roads getting a new surface this year and details on the process HERE. 
This work starts a new process where complete paving is done in phases, with the goal of having all Wintergreen roads covered in three years. "This will be a major change from what our property owners have seen for the last 40 years," says Barker. “No more patchwork roads.”
 
• A 10% water rate increase and 15% sewer rate increase was approved for Wintergreen mountain in July. Rates for water and sewer on the mountain are now $46.00 and $54.10 respectively, The News & Advance reported.
 
• Everyone is welcomed at the Wintergreen Sporting Club's Fishing Conclave tomorrow afternoon at 4 pm (Monday, Aug. 12) at Wild Wolf Brewing. WSC membership not required. Free. The only pre-requisite is having a love of fishing or wanting to learn and having a willingness to share your experiences and ask questions. See the details.
• The archery group of the Wintergreen Sporting Club is making a special effort this Tuesday, (Aug. 13th) from 9 am to 10 am or so to get people out to their range at Rodes Farm. They will have their loaner equipment at the ready and several of the seasoned regulars will be on hand to offer their insights, including John Morgan, a WSC member who is a certified archery instructor. It's free. Learn more.
• A kayak and canoe trip on the Upper James River is set for this coming Thursday with the Wintergreen Sporting Club's Boating Group. While the water levels in August are sometimes low, not so this summer. The club has everything in place for this fun day trip on the 15th with Twin River Outfitters in Buchanan, only an hour and a half away. Find out more.
 
Donations wanted for the Tuckahoe Clubhouse Fall Community Yard Sale on SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 7, 8 AM to noon.
• If you have items around your home you are ready to let go, please donate them to the Tuckahoe Clubhouse sale. Funds raised are used for the improvement of the WPOA community clubhouse. Last year was one of the best sales ever.
   Wanted: Household items, kitchen and decorating items, pictures, mirrors, linens, carpets, furniture (indoor and outdoor), lamps, sports equipment, accessories (belts, shoes, jewelry, handbags), tools, games, garden items, books, and more. (EXCEPTIONS: no clothing, shoes, baby items, TVs, or computer monitors.)
   Bring your donations to the clubhouse on Friday, September 6 from 10 AM–3 PM. We will thank you, then price and arrange all the goods for the sale.
   Want to sell your own stuff? Welcome! This is a popular event. Outside spaces are available. Table in the Picnic Area $20; Pavillion Space $30. Reserve a spot, volunteer to help, or ask a question: Call Karen Asher 434-361-2625; k.asher1@verizon.net
 
Wintergreen Ski Patrol is looking for men and women who love to ski or ride. Becoming a ski patroller is a great way to enjoy the sport, help others, and be part of a great team. It can be hard work, but you'll get medical training and acquire unique snow sport skills. Paid and volunteer positions are available. Learn more HERE or contact David Carroll at davidcarroll@me.com, 804-304-8721.
For Sale, For Rent, or Free
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• For Sale: Solid Oak Dining Table, $50. Call Charlotte Jaeger 434-325-2193.



 
• Free:  Queen-size bed box springs. No delivery, must pick up. Pam Ridder 434-361-1868 pamridder@gmail.com.
 
• For Sale: Washer/dryer; $400; great shape. Janice Thomas, 301-785-9195.
 
• Free: Three "shorty" (35" tall) cardboard wardrobe boxes. Contact Linda Pendray at lpendray13@gmail.com or 941-228-3417.
 
• For Sale:  Solid Oak Wood Armoire. High-end multi-use armoire with shelves for family room, office, living room or bedroom. Excellent condition. A beautiful piece to dress up your home. 39.5" wide X 79" high X 25.5" deep. $1,200. Lisa Shannon 434-361-1082 or lcshannon996@gmail.com

 
• For Sale: Two pieces of artwork from classic western movies, $50 each, Lisa Shannon 434-361-1082; lcshannon996@gmail.com:
1. Shane movie photograph print. 21.25" wide x 23" high. Double-matted under glass. High-quality medium brown wood frame.
2. John Wayne Oregon Trail movie poster print. 24" wide x 31" high. Knotty pine frame, tastefully double-matted under glass.
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•  No submissions this issue
 
Next Wintergreen Bulletin Board: Sunday, August 25
Submission Deadline: Friday, August 23
 
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Wintergreen Bulletin Board editors: Charles Batchelor, Becca Elliott, Helen Lindsay

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