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JuLY 2008 2 Making Amazing Jewelry Features Creativity meets patience and skill at the Beading Group. These enthusiastic women meet to create jewelry using a variety of methods and materials. From tiny beads arranged in dazzling patterns to free-form 3-D designs, see what the addiction to beading is about. 12 Villages offers Family Fun 26 Creating with Wood The summer is in full swing and many residents find themselves entertaining family — especially grandchildren. In addition to Camp Villages activities, The Villages has many fun activities for grandchildren and their grandparents. Enjoy these ideas this summer or anytime grandchildren come to visit. The Villages Woodshop is a woodworker’s dream facility. Matching the facility’s impressive machinery is the knowledge and skill of its members. They produce a wide range of items, including hand-crafted furniture, figurines, bowls and a sleigh full of toys they donate to area children for the holidays. Kim Wilder, of the Village of Chatham, enjoys splashing in the water of the Bridgeport Village Recreation Center pool with her granddaughter, Hope Grill. (Photo by Marianne Lobaugh) Sage Boaz shows her grandmother, Vicki Boaz, of the Village of Virginia Trace, her favorite Villages T-shirt at Market Square Mercantile. (Photo by Marianne Lobaugh) Cover $4.95 JULY 2008 • A CELEBR ATION OF FLORID A’S FRIENDLIEST HOME TOWN • WWW.THEVI LLAGES.COM grandkids find fun in the Villages KARAOKE SING ERS CLUB CREATING BEAD ED JEWELRY THE VILLAGES WOO DSHOP http://WWW.THEVILLAGES.COM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The Villages - July 2008

The Villages- July 2008
Making Amazing Jewelry
Villages Offers Family Fun
Creating with Wood
Sports and Recreation
Villages Greenery
Brain Exercises
Go & Do Shopping & Dining Guide
Retail Briefs
Entertainment Briefs
Major Events

The Villages - July 2008