Author Archives: Don Hedman

Food Truck Schedule

Food Truck Monday and Thursday at Covered Bridge Estates is an opportunity for residents to take the night off from cooking and swing by the Clubhouse for some good food provided by local food trucks.  The goal is to provide … Continue reading

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Food Truck MONDAY to Begin on Labor Day!

We heard you, so we are now adding Food Truck Mondays AS WELL AS our regular Food Truck Thursdays starting Labor Day, September 2. Our Food Truck vendors love coming to Covered Bridge Estates and are always so complimentary of … Continue reading

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Clubhouse Closed in September for Renovations

The Clubhouse will be closed for renovations during the month of September effective September 2, 2019 (Labor Day).  Access to the Management Office and the workout room will  need to be via the pool access (enter the pool area and … Continue reading

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Help us plan new and exciting events for Covered Bridge Estates

The Communications Committee and volunteers from the Social Events Steering Group would like your input.  Please take the following survey and tell us what events you would like to see at Covered Bridge Estates.  Keep in mind that suggestions should … Continue reading

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Manager’s Corner by Pat Naldrett-Bilodeau – July 2019

Greetings to Covered Bridge Estates residents.  I hope your summer is going well and you are able to take advantage of time with family and friends.  I am still taken back by the wonderful feeling of community that Covered Bridge … Continue reading

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Board Update: Notes on our Community Association Manager Transition

Many of you have stopped in to the clubhouse and have introduced yourselves to our new Manager, Pat Naldrett-Bilodeau. Pat has eased gracefully into her role and both Board and resident feedback has been overwhelmingly good. The Board is confident … Continue reading

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New Picnic Tables at the Clubhouse

Pack a picnic and enjoy the new tables on the lawn at the Clubhouse.  The Board of Directors voted to purchase these two new tables to provide a gathering spot on Food Truck Thursdays and also for general use by … Continue reading

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Are You Ready for Hurricane Season?

We are now in the midst of hurricane season and Hurricane Irma should remind us that we should always be prepared.  Manatee County has published an excellent, comprehensive Disaster Planning Guide and we are making this available to each home … Continue reading

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Defibrillator Equipment Is Now Available at the Clubhouse

A defibrillator (AED) has been installed inside the Fitness Center at the Clubhouse. For those who don’t know, a defibrillator is a device that is used to shock a person’s heart back into a proper rhythm if they have gone … Continue reading

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In Case You Missed It… Ice Cream Social and Meet the Manager A Success

The Ice Cream Social was held on Saturday, May 18 in the Clubhouse.  Pat Naldrett-Bilodeau, the new Community Manager, was present to meet those who came.  Kids and adults alike enjoyed making their own ice cream sundae and chatting with … Continue reading

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