The Villages - September 2009 - (Page Cover2)

SEPTEMBER 2009 4 Anticipation Builds for Fall Polo Features Excitement is building for the fall season of polo that arrives in The Villages on Oct. 4. The Villages Polo Club is planning another great season of top-shelf polo for residents to enjoy on Sunday afternoons. Visit our polo preview to find out about the exciting fall season, why polo fans in The Villages are unique and talked about worldwide, what new programs and events The Villages Polo Booster Club is planning and even take a test to discover your polo knowledge. All this and more begins on page 18. 24 Loving your New Landscape Many new residents find that caring for their lawns and what plants grow best in our zone can be quite different that what they are accustomed to. New Residents Workshop, a gardening clinic, was designed to give them all the information they need to properly care for their yard and landscaping. The session is filled with valuable information, everything from how to operate and maintain the irrigation system for your lawn; tips on conserving water; and the best plants to grow in a Florida-friendly landscape. 30 Learning the Hula Groove Cover Violet Ray shares her love for Hawaiian hula dancing with fellow Villages neighbors enrolled in the Introduction to Hula classes offered through The Villages Lifelong Learning College. Students find the relaxing music adds to the enjoyment of the class. SEPTEMBER 2009 WWW.THEVILLAGES.C OM $4.95 Polo fans line the field with golf carts to enjoy the Junior Camacho Cup. Tailgaiting with golf carts is one way that polo fans can enjoy the up-close action of the match. (Photo by Marianne Lobaugh) Violet Ray, a hula instructor for the Lifelong Learning College demonstrates a traditional hula movement called pua, depicting a flower. (Photo by Marianne Lobaugh) The Villages gains wor ldwide venue, high goal mat reputation in polo for a top ches and enthusiastic fans Polo Villages Style New residents learn plants and turf thrivehow in Flor Whole New Growing Game ida s Group offers memorab le tune from Big Band and Jazz s era Big, Solid Sound from Musician

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The Villages - September 2009

The Villages - September 2009
Anticipation Builds for Fall Polo
Loving your New Landscape
Learning the Hula Groove
Sports and Recreation
Brain Exercises
Shopping & Dining Guide
Major Events

The Villages - September 2009