EE HOA, Green Valley, AZ
Monday Morning Memo

December 30, 2019               Esperanza Estates                    Green Valley, AZ

 It's the 20's Again!  And,  2020 Is A Leap Year!!
Hilarious Predictions About The Year 2020 
Decades ago there were some interesting predictions about what the twenty-first century and the year 2020 would be like.  If you are a 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, or even 60s baby you might remember some of these.  
  • Human feet will become just one big toe
  • All roads will become tubes
  • Everyone will own a personal helicopter coupe
  • People will live in flying houses
  • C, X, and Q will not be part of the alphabet
  • Telepathy and teleportation will become possible by the year 2020 
Orphan's Christmas Dinner Was a Success!
EE's Orphan's Christmas Dinner was a fun and festive time on Christmas Day.  Many thanks to Cyndie Alto and her helper elves for organizing the event.  Since so many of us don't have family in the Green Valley area, this would be a great annual event!
Pickleball Time Change
It's cooler now in the morning, so the Pickleball start time has changed.  Open play is from  9 am to 11 am, everyday Call  Greg Gramstad with questions, 520-303-3505.
HOA Dues Deadline Is This Week 
You only have a couple more days to pay your EEHOA dues,  due on Jan uary 1, 2020. You can drop your payment off (please include the Owner Information form) at the Ramada in the black Suggestion Box, or you can mail it in the envelope provided with the dues notice.  Please call Dean Lockwood at 612-240-0945 with questions.
Make Corrections for the EE Residents Directory by January 2
This is a last call to make corrections for the 2020 EE Resident's Directory.  If your phone number has changed, or if you need to make any corrections to your household's information for the directory, please contact your Block Captain and/or Karen White, 503-347-1730.
Fiber Arts Group
The Fiber Arts Group will meet this Thursday, January 2, at the Ramada at 1 pm.  This week the group project is fabric flowers. Bernie Olson is supplying the fabric, but please bring some scissors.  You can do the group project, work on your own, or just come's always entertaining!  Call Bernie at 920-254-9277 with questions.
"Warm Up With Chili"    
The Hospitality committee is hosting a Chili dinner on Thursday, January 9th.  Our members will be making large batches of a variety of chili, including some Keto friendly recipes, so there will certainly be one or more that you will love.  We will have an assortment of garnishes (corn chips, onions, cheese, sour cream) for you to top off that bowl of chili with.  We will also serve you corn bread, and dessert will be brownies.  The cost of this event is $7.  The bar is complimentary, and includes wine, beer, soda, coffee and water.  We will also feature margaritas at this event!  Happy Hour begins at 4:30, and we will serve dinner at 5:00.  We will turn on the propane heaters to keep you toasty warm, if the weather demands it. 
Just a gentle reminder that absolutely no pets can be allowed at the Ramada during food events.
Vote For Board of Directors Candidates by January 13
There are three open seats on the EE Board of Directors, each for a three-year term.  All EE households should have received a ballot with the candidates listed  with the annual meeting announcement. The candidates' bio's can be accessed online at this link:
Please place your ballot in the envelope marked BALLOT, seal the envelope, and write the signature of the voter on the back of the ballot envelope. You can mail it to Box 181 or drop it to the box located behind the counter at the Ramada. 
Ballots must be received no later than January 13, 2020.  Ballots will not be accepted at the meeting.  Please call Ken Lindeman , 970-577-3395, with questions.
Next Book  Discussion Group is January 14
The Book Discussion Group will meet on January 14 (second Tuesday).  Previously it was mistakenly published as January 7....apologies for the confusion . The Group will meet at Karen O'Brien's home, 726 Emsalmo, at 1:00 pm.  The book is The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See. Please RSVP to Linda Sielken, 908-240-1887 ASAP if you'll be coming.  Karen will be serving a sample of the teas mentioned in the book!
EEHOA Annual Meeting on January 20
The  EEHOA Annual Meeting will be on  Monday, January 20, 2020, at the  Community Performance & Art Center (CPAC), 1250 W Continental Road in Green Valley.  Sign in begins at 12:30 pm with Call to Order at 1 pm.   Please call Dave Sielken, 908-346-1760, with questions.
2020 Ramada Sale
The annual Ramada Sale on  March 7th is the perfect way to rid your home of unwanted items.  Starting January 15th, you can drop off donated items at the shed next to the pickleball courts any Wednesday from 9:00 to 11:00 AM.   We will no longer be taking take laptop computers  and printers.  Also the following items will not be accepted: TVs, cables, mattresses, hide-a-beds, clothing, paints or chemicals.   If unable to donate on Wednesday between 9:00 and 11:00 call Marian Mundale at 520-625-2238 or Deborah Wright at 425-870-0247 for pick up.
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