February-March 2022

IRCC Foundation recognized at St. Francis Reflections We Honor Vets Pinning Ceremony

The much anticipated Pinning Ceremony for the St. Francis Lifestage Care, We Honor Veterans Program was held at Sonata Viera on Friday March 4, 2022. There were well over 100 residents and guests in attendance. The IRCC Foundation awarded a $2,500 grant to this program on July 19, 2021. The IRCC Foundation was recognized by Christine Tate, Veteran Coordinator at St. Francis Reflections as a major contributor to the Program and the Ceremony. Approximately 40 Veterans were recognized, pinned, “coined”, and received a certificate. Additionally, there were about 35 military spouses who were pinned and received Certificates. Making the presentations were members of the IRCC Foundation (Brian Whalen and Jerry Gill, see picture), Also assisting in the presentations were Officers from the Military Officers Assn of America, Cape Canaveral Chapter, (also a contributor to the program) and a large contingent from Rolling Thunder®, Inc., Florida Chapter 1.

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"The Blue Continuum" Book Signing - February 2, 2022

Resident Bob McNeilly spoke to a crowd of IRCC members on Feb 2, before signing copies of his book, "The Blue Continuum." During a career in law enforcement that spanned 37 years, Bob served as the chief of the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police --from 1996 until his retirement in 2006. Bob has been a consultant to the United States Department of Justice and a consent-decree monitor to the New Orleans Police Department.

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U.S. News & World Report Ranks Melbourne #4 in The 10 Best Places to Retire in the U.S. in 2021-2022:

Melbourne, Florida is once again a winner on the 2021-2022 U.S. News & World Report list of Best Places to Retire -- coming in at #4. They analyzed 150 metro areas in the United States to find the best places to live based on quality of life, the value of living there and people's desire to live there. Nice!

And where's the best place of all to retire for military veterans? Well, we think it's Indian River Colony Club! With easy access to upscale shopping, beautiful beaches, VA Clinic, the Brevard Zoo, and Patrick Space Force Base, IRCC is an Ideal location for living an active lifestyle!

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Important Dates coming up in April

Gold Star Spouses Day

Apr 5

Nat'l Former POW Recognition Day

Apr 9

Air Force Reserve Birthday

Apr 14

Good Friday

Apr 15


Apr 15-23


Apr 17

Earth Day

Apr 22

Army Reserve Birthday

Apr 23

Nat'l Military Brats Day

Apr 30

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Florida's Finest 55+ Military Community

Real Estate: Nearly 800 individually owned homes on 453 acres, 28 Lakes
Close proximity to Patrick AFB

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Come enjoy our Country Club Lifestyle!
IRCC welcomes non-resident, social members!

  • Optional golf memberships
  • Excellent Dining at the At Ease Club Clubhouse
  • Tennis, Bocce, & Shuffleboard
  • Resort style Pool
  • Fun, Friendly Members
  • Make New Friends at Happy Hour at the 19th Hole Lounge
  • Military Balls
  • Art Center
  • Plays, Concerts, Parties, and so much more!
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Golf at IRCC

Gordon Lewis Designed, 18 Hole, Par 72 Golf Course

Indian River Colony Club Golf Course rewards precise shot-making. The course meanders among the community’s single family homes and the many lakes and natural preserves. The abundance of wildlife provides a pleasant respite as you proceed around the course.

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Your Four Star Real Estate Team is here for you! Golf and lake view homes and pool homes are available. Call and let us find you the home of your dreams!

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Florida Today Article

Cheryl McCloud, Florida Today Published 1:47 p.m. ET March 19, 2019 | Updated 8:56 a.m. ET March 20, 2019

"Along with year-round warm weather and ample public beaches, the Melbourne metro area also is home to Cape Canaveral and the Kennedy Space Center," the report said.

"If you're interested in playing a bigger role than just watching rockets launch into space, plenty of aerospace employers accompany other large companies in the health care and manufacturing fields."

Over 60 Groups & Clubs to Join In On!

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IRCC is a patriotic, active, and friendly Country Club community located in the most desirable town of Viera on the Space Coast of Florida. Nearly 800 single family homes are nestled on a lush 453 acres with 28 lakes and is home to extraordinary wildlife.

Safe and secure with a manned gate, our residents enjoy an extensive maintenance program which allows the freedom to join in on over 60 groups and activities. Golf, tennis, water aerobics, croquet, and bocce are popular, as well as keeping fit in our state-of-the-art fitness center. IRCC offers a full complement of country club amenities including our Gordon Lewis designed 18 hole, par 72 golf course. And to top it off, you can enjoy nature in your own backyard.

Space Coast Employment Opportunities:

The Space Coast offers many job opportunities with aerospace, aeronautical, and technical companies who call Melbourne and the Space Coast home. High tech companies include SpaceX, Northrop Grumman, Harris Corp., GE, Satcom Direct, Intersil, Embraer and many others. (You can find direct links to each of these companies on our website).

More about Life on the Space Coast: Live each day as if you are on vacation! Check out some of these links to get a glimpse of life on the Space Coast.

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