Category Archives: What’s Happening

Join the Tennis Club!

New resident, Neil Arafat, is interested in coordinating a tennis club for folks of all ages and talent levels. Neil has a passion for the game which he would like to share with our community. Tennis is a sport with … Continue reading

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2020 Budget Approval Planned for October 23

The Board of Directors met at the Clubhouse on Friday, September 13, 2019 to work on the proposed 2020 Operating Budget.  Because of this and the ongoing Clubhouse renovation, the Board will not meet on the regularly-scheduled fourth Wednesday of … Continue reading

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Manager’s Corner by Pat Naldrett-Bilodou – August 2019

With three months behind me now, I’m starting the third phase of a professional manager’s transition: The first two are just learning the way things have been done and following through with ideas to share with the Board to make changes … Continue reading

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Hurricane Preparedness Document available at Clubhouse

There are some excellent documents to help with Hurricane Preparedness and disaster planning offered by Manatee County in the Clubhouse lobby. Pick one or more up – feel free to share with neighbors.  

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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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Recent Crime Activity Update – 7/24/19

We wanted to give you an update on the recent vehicle burglary event we previously posted on our website. The sheriff’s department has informed us that two juveniles have been arrested in connection with this crime. Thanks to the participation … 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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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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