The Villages - December 2011 - (Page 38)

AROUND Enjoy your holidays in The Villages. Savor the sunshine. Get out and take a walk. Holiday decorations are fun to look at as you walk up and down the miles of paths in The Villages and savor the temperatures: Your northern friends already are jealous. Tell Santa what you want for Christmas... on the Lake Sumter boating line. Boats depart regularly after 3 p.m. daily: it will be relaxing after a day of shopping, and you can double the pleasure by telling Santa about that great handbag you want. Call Laurel Manor at 751-7110 for details. Everything you are looking for is right here. Looking for brand names at great prices? Check out the town squares and shopping plazas, unique items and the hottest clothing can be yours — or your granddaughters’, or your husband’s or your best friend’s...but remember, one for them, two for you. Are your grandchildren coming in for the holidays? Check out all of the kid-friendly eateries and ice cream shops. When you are done sugaring them up, take them over to the Lake Sumter Landing play structure to run it off. Volunteer your time. There are many ways to make a difference this holiday season; find a cause you feel strongly about and see how you can help. Get crafty, you know you want to. Sometimes home made gifts are the best; get together with friends for a craft party. By the way, crafts include cookies, too, and who doesn’t have a great time bonding with neighbors over sweets. Speaking of sweets... Go out for a night on the town. Are you craving some culture? Check out the Major Events section of the magazine: Holiday shows and nightly dancing in the square will keep you moving. take some of those cookies to a neighborhood holiday party. Hold a party for your neighbors and talk about all the fun times you have had in The Villages this year. Take a nightly cruise — on your golf car. Holiday lights illuminate The Villages. See amazing light displays; the best part is they are right in your hometown. Take your sweetie for a bite to eat. Romantic restaurants, dressed in their holiday best, abound here. DECEMBER 2011

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The Villages - December 2011

The Villages - December 2011
2011 Year in Review
Holiday Parties in The Villages
Magical Villagers Love to Entertain
The Villages Twirlers March in the Orlando Citrus Bowl Parade
Sports and Recreation
Around The Villages
Classic Cars
Business Briefs
Major Events

The Villages - December 2011