Brunswick Plantation News and Events 8.14

Fountain-Collage-for-Blog-PostSummer Time and the Livin’ is Easy! There is, as usual, so much going on in our lovely gated community of Brunswick Plantation and Golf Resort! Folks here are even busy planning Fall activities! What a dynamic group of friends and neighbors we have at Brunswick! Let’s take a look at it all in our August edition of Brunswick Plantation News and Events!


      “Brunswick Plantation 19th Hole” 

     Live Music and Dinner Shows

Elvis ...Nichols_PerformingSaturday, September 20…”Elvis” Ron Nichols  

Dinner & Music Show…Dinner @ 6pm $20 Per Person

Parrot head party BuffetThursday, September 25…Parrot Head Party A Jimmy Buffet Tribute!

Dinner & Music Show…Dinner @ 6pm   $20 Per Person

Please call 910 845-6902 for Reservations! We look forward to seeing you!


BookLovers2Avid “BOOK LOVERS”

The Brunswick Plantation Book Club wants YOU! The Book Club meets …The First Wednesday of Each Month in the Library of the Brunswick House!

BP libraryThe Brunswick Plantation Book Club, established circa 2001, are a group of “Bookies” interested in sharing our joy of reading, and our very interesting book choices, with more of our Brunswick Plantation Friends. We get selection ideas not only from our members but also from other book clubs, other avid readers, friends and family!

Books we will be reading this in 2014 into January 2015:

  • DorotheaBentonFrank Porch LightsAugust..Porch Lights By Dorothea Benton Frank
  • September…Me Before You By Jojo Moyes
  • OctoberBeautiful Mystery By Louise Penny
  • NovemberThe Invention of Wings By Sue Monk Kidd
  • DecemberKilling Lincoln By Bill O’Reilly
  • January 2015Elizabeth Street By Laurie Fabiano

To find out more about our Book Club, contact Elizabeth Gradel @ 575-4708 Or E-mail Elizabeth @ OR  Karen McCann @ 287-4175 Or E-mail Karen @



Sign up for recycling deadline is August 30, 2014.Thanks!


 bowlingEarly Risers Bowling League

Attention Ladies! Come join our Early Risers Bowling League at Little River Lanes. Meeting is on August 20th at 9:15 AM with FREE Bowling That Day! 

Bowling will start on August 27th at 9:15 AM to 11:30 AM.  You don’t have to be good to join.  Come & Join the Fun! For More Information, Call Carol @ 910 287-4099.



ladies Bowling League“Mamma’s Night Out” Bowling League

All Women’s Bowling League is a small league with a few openings

  • Thursday Evening Bowling…7PM – 9PM

  • Bowling @ Little River Lanes

  • Teams will have 3 or 4 bowlers on them

  • Bowling Starts in September & Ends in April

Nancy Nalewajek, Pat Sands, & Jan Stocklinski (Doyon) are presently the only three members from Brunswick Plantation.  They say…”It is a Ton of Fun! 

bowling funFor More Information to “Join the Fun”…         Please call: Nancy at 579-8618 Or E-mail her at OR Pat at 287-3325 OR Jan at 910 641-1152 Or E-mail her at  




 ***Fibbers on the Water***

 Fibbers Restaurant buildingWhen you are in Little River, you might like a to stop an eat on the scenic Intracoastal  Waterway.  Fibbers On The Water at the Little River Inlet is a delicious choice…Fresh seafood, She crab Soup, Juicy Burghers & More for your palate will Adore!

Fibbers-Post-framed-pic-revisedFibbers is owned by Ralph & JeanCarbone, neighbors at Brunswick Plantation. You might Stop By & Say “Hi, Neighbor”!  Jason and Carolyn Carbone, also neighbors at Brunswick Plantation, may be there, too. Great Food…It’s All in the Family with the Carbone’s! No Fibbing!

Check out Fibbers @

Cozy O's Bisro signYou might like a dinner in Little River at Cozy O’s Italian Bistro…Also in Little River (By The Food Lion at the LR Shopping Mall). Jason and Carolyn are new owners there, and it is another dinner Taste Treat you don’t want to miss!  Check them out on facebook! Enjoy Fresh Food and Good Eating, Carbone Style!


BBQ design_1335895241986_6108479050506969644Texas Barbecue

cowgirlEveryone is “Welcome” to come & have some Fun with your Friends at our Texas Barbecue! Wear your Western attire or Come dressed as you please!

  • When:August 30th @ 5pm

  • Where: Brunswick House

  • Cost: $20 Per Person…Due at Sign-up…Deadline for sign-up is August 20th.

beef ribs and wings comboA dinner of Ribs, Pulled Pork, Wings, Sides, & Sweet Tea will be catered & served at 5PM.  Bring Your Own Beverage.

CecilChandlerMusic will be provided by Cecil Chandler…From 6PM -9PM.  Cecil is the DJ who did our Oldies Night…He’s Great! He will give away Country CD’s.

For Questions: Contact Barbara Quickel; @ 297-5932 Or Fran McGuigan @ 287-6375.  For a table reservation, Call Barbara.  These fill up fast…So call early! Thanks!


rick-strickland-bandHangin’ Out With “The Rick Strickland Band”

Sunday, September 7  3Pm – 7Pm…The Rick Strickland Band will be playing for your listening & dancing pleasure at The Brunswick House !

  • Rick Srick;and band award1656055_10153801105905408_1565920450_nBack by Popular Demand….This Award Winning Band plays all original music – Beach, Rhythm & Blues, & Rock & Roll!

  • DJ's r us Snap_261921914507691a2371a5Brunswick Plantation’s Own DJ.Jim Bruno, will be spinning your favorite high-energy dance tunes during the band’s breaks!

  • Your Social Committee will be serving sub sandwiches, sides, & desserts during intermission at approximately 5:30 PM!

  • Cost is $15 Per Person. Please make your checks payable to BPPOA. Reserve early since space is limited! No refunds after August 30th.

  • BYOB for this event! Cheers!


red_hat_lady_glitterRed Hat Lunch & Mystery Play…”Gone With The Breeze”

  • Brunswick House…October 27th @ Noon

  • First 50 Women!

  • $10 Per Person

  • RSVP By October 1

  • Sign Up with the Facilitators

Questions? Call Sally @ 287-4199

Make Check out to Sally Lombardo. Thanks!


Bridge groupWanted: Bridge Players for Thursday Evening Bridge Group

Bridge Group meets at the Brunswick House library from 7 PM – 9:30 PM.

Singles & Pairs are Welcome! You don’t have to be an expert to join this FUN Group!

Questions? Call: The Woodwell’s at 287-6866! Join the FUN!


Flu_Vaccine_copyFLU Shots to be Distributed @ Brunswick Plantation

  • Wednesday, September 10th…Between 9:30 AM & Noon

  • Flu-Shot-HereBallroom of the Brunswick House …First Come, First Served Basis!

  • Must bring Picture ID & medical insurance identification cards to receive shots

  • Need to also ring your Medicare Or other Primary Care card, whichever is applicable, & Secondary Or Supplementary Card, as well. ***No Charge for those covered by medicare!

  • All who wish to take part in this service MUST Sign Up in Advance at the Brunswick House (Either in Person Or By Phone) in order to guarantee that thee will be enough doses on hand for everyone.

  • Your Social Committee arranged with the County Board of Health for Flu shots to be distributed at Brunswick Plantation.

  • If you have any questions, please direct them to Emily Bonneau via E-mail at  Thanks!


arts & CraftsAnnual Arts 7 Crafts Show…Calling All Artisans!

Saturday, October 25, 2014…The annual Brunswick Plantation Arts & Crafts Show will be held at The Brunswick House!

  • Hours will be 9 Am – 2 Pm…All participants are asked to stay the entire time.

  • Fee Per table is $15 …Guidelines & a registration form are available from the Facilitator’s office. Your space will be reserved when payment is received. Please make checks payable to Sue Hart. 

  • There will be a meeting of registered participants in September.

  • For New People, if you need more information before you make a decision , please contact Pam Bruno ( at 575-0859 Or Sue Hart ( at 287-5355.

  • The deadline for registration is September 13th. We hope to hear from all of our talented Brunswick Plantation neighbors!


bake sale tablecanstock17258183NIS Bake Sale for Arts & Crafts Fair

The Arts & Crafts Fair is on October 25 this year!

Neighbors In Service is calling…All Those who Like to Bake!

Bake-GoodIn addition to your favorite pie, cake, cookie, muffin, and loaf…We are asking specifically for chocolate Chip cookies, Oatmeal cookies, blondies, brownies with nuts, brownies without nuts. 

The feedback from last year’s sale was overwhelmingly positive, with many remarks on how delicious all your baked items tasted! If you are planning to bake, please E-mail Lorraine Meehan at ( ) to indicate which of the above items you are planning to bring. Thank You!


Childrens-Books kidsNIS Thanks Amazing Neighbors for Generous Children’s Book Drive

THANK YOU to neighbors who donated books to the highly successful Children’s Book Drive! We collected 380 books to be donated to the Brunswick County Literacy Council! A special Thanks to our local business, Pelican Books, for their generosity in supporting this endeavor!

childrens-booksKeep reading and pass the Love of Great Books to the new generation of Readers! Thanks You!  Marie Krut & Kathi Drag for NIS




Brunswick Plantation Community Yard Sale

Yard Sale.Golf*Planned for October 17th & 18th*

Two Day Sale approved by POA’s Board…No Cost for residents for the placing of ads in The Sun News & The Brunswick Beacon.

Free announcements for this sale will also be aired on ATMC’s Channel 3 & Local radio Station along with flyers going out to surrounding communities.

There will be an informal meeting held sometime in September & it is expected that anyone wanting to participate in this year’s sale will attend this meeting.

After you make the decision to participate , you can sign up for this year’s sale, or ask for additional information by contacting Emily Bonneau via E-mail at


Holly Berry Trail Update

Hlly Day Cheerseb258de0d6104c2533a4577760327352Holly Berry Trail… Scheduled for Monday, December 8th between 7 Pm & 9 Pm is a FUN Raiser with 100% of ticket sales going to Charity!

It is a sure Delight with Sweet Treats at every Home! Holly Berry Trail is a Feast for your Eyes & your Taste Buds…Sharing True Holiday Joy!

We now have three resident’s homes offered for this year’s Holly Berry Trail! We would love additional homes on this tour , so please consider offering your home during this…Most Giving Season of the Year!

If you would like to now how to get more involved, please call Emily Bonneau.  Thanks so much!


Fitness Fun with Friends & Neighbors at Brunswick Plantation

Summer Yoga Schedule

Classes in the Brunswick House Ballroom

vinyasa yoga poseSaturday Vinyasa Yoga…10:30 Am

Saturday Classes in August  on 8/16 & 8/30


This is a mixed class suitable for both beginner & experienced yogis.  This is a Fun c;ass that will include a creative flow while linking movement to breath as well as longer holds to build strength & flexibility.  This class will include Sun Salutations & is considered a vigorous workout by some. This class is recommended for those individuals with few or no physical limitations (some modifications are available).

gentle_yoga_homeThursday Gentle Yoga…10:00 Am

Thursday yoga classes will continue during the summer except for 8/21/14 when there will be no class.

This is a gentle class suitable for Every Body. This class includes setting an intention or affirmation, linking breath to movement and stretching to improve mobility and flexibility.  It also includes a strong standing series to improve balance., strength, & stability.

Cost is $5 Per Class.  Please call Michelle Dorland at 910 880-2500 with any questions. Thanks!



Brunswick Plantation offers water aerobics class every morning except Sunday.

Classes are at the Brunswick House pools with certified instructors who show you how to do each move. Schedule Includes:

  • Monday, Wednesday, &  Friday…8Am – 9Am

  • Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday…8:30 Am – 9:30 Am

These Low-Impact Movements exercise your Core, Promote better balance, Stretch & Work Muscles, & Give a good workout.

For rates & Other Information, Call Annette Mauro at 287-4872.  Join us for exercise, Socialization, & Fun!


fitness wlakingIndoor Walking Program…Switching It Up!

FREE Exercise program offered in the Brunswick House Ballroom by the Social Committee…8 Am on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Saturday.

New DVD’s have arrived & offer a wide variety of Indoor Walking Routines. If you have any questions, please call Emily @ 287-5508.


bp way of lifeBrunswick Plantation and Golf Resort friends and neighbors remain busy in this dynamic community! There is so much to do and available to you!  You can choose whatever you enjoy, and there will be someone with whom to share the Fun! They say people who Play together, Stay together! Have another wonderful season of Fun & Joy!





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