2016 - 2017 Party Schedule
During the winter months, we have a wide range of planned activities and monthly parties. The dinner dances usually have a theme. The following is a list of what is planned so far this season. We also have the weekly activities that have been known to include: arts & crafts, exercise classes, wood carving, Euchre, pot luck, bunko, water volley ball, biking group, golf, bowling, baseball, hiking, and all kinds of fun interesting people to go do them with. We hope you can come and join us.
Halloween Haunt, Oct.31st -A most Spooktacular & Spirited Gathering!
Put on you most Frightful Halloween Party gear and meet at the Haunted TIKI (Poolside) for a Ghoulishly inspired wienie roast. Please bring a dish to share, we have the Hot Dogs. As you gaze across the pool at the Haunted moon; be on guard for flying witches and maybe, the ugly goon.
Veteran’s Day Luncheon, Fri., Nov. 11th – A day to Honor all Vet’s and especially those from the park. Please bring a dish to share. Bill McArthur is doing a very special slide show of our Veterans. For all our Veterans, please email your stories and pictures to him at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Splash, Welcome Back Party, Sat., the 19th of Nov.- Great time to get reacquainted with old friends after a hot summer. We are going to start off the season with a splash. Party in the pool, wear your swim suites and lets makes some waves. We missed you! Details in the Newsletter.
Thanksgiving Dinner at the Club House, Thur., Nov. 24- Enjoy an afternoon dinner with friends and family. The turkeys are provided by the Nebus Family for RC residents to convey our Thanks for your patronage here at Rock Creek. Please bring a dish to share, everyone loves those favorite recipes from home.
Deck the Halls Party, Wed., Nov. 30th - Come and help deck the Hall (clubhouse) for Christmas. We always take care of our little Elf’s. We will have Christmas music, Hot cookies, and punch and eggnog for all to enjoy.
Rock Creek Annual Christmas Party, Thur., Dec 8th -The hall is all decked out in all her finery for the Holiday Season. There will be Delicious aromas emanating from the kitchen and We will be Rocking around the beautiful Christmas Tree with the amazing sounds of "Legends of Las Vegas". A crowd favorite and great band. And you know who (jingle, jingle) may also stop by! Dinner/Dance - You can get your tickets in the office.
Ladies Luncheon Tue., Dec.13 - This is the first luncheon of the season. And as tradition ,and a long line of incredible Rock Creek Ladies would have it, the season is started off by helping those less fortunate. We invite all ladies to our luncheon and ask if you can help out please bring a toy for less fortunate kids. Our donations go to the East Naples Fire Dept. who pass the gifts along to needy families. You can bring a toy or check. The firemen come to the luncheon and are always so appreciative (for the toys and the Food) Please bring a favorite dish to share. If you would like to be on this committee please call the office
Men’s Luncheon Wed. & Thur., Dec.14th, ? - Calling all Men to go to the local pub for lunch and maybe to play some pool. Mens luncheon meets on the 2nd and 4th week of the month.
Christmas Eve Caroling & Luminaries, Sat., Dec. 24th - We try to get everyone involved. It is the holidays and we hope you will join in the fun. The whole park participates in lighting up this special night with luminaries. It makes Christmas Eve even more magical. We will have bags in the office if you can supply the candles. In the Evening, we meet at the office and go Christmas Caroling through the park.
Christmas Day Luncheon, Sun., Dec. 25- Merry Christmas! Happy Holldays! Everyone is invited to come and enjoy a lovely afternoon dinner with neighbors and friends at the club house. We split the cost of the hams. Please bring a dish to share. The sign up sheet will be in the Laundry room.
Happy New Year! Dec. 31st, Head down to the beach for Fireworks. Naples shoots Fireworks off the Pier (which is not far from us). There is always a gang headed down for the New Year Eve's Festivities and there are usually a few parties going around the park as well.
Poker Run Sat., Jan. 7th - This is the first Poker Run here at Rock Creek. All proceeds this year are going to fight Prostate Cancer. We will have 5-7 checkpoints through out the park. You can walk, ride a bike or scooter, or drive your golf cart to each checkpoint where you will draw a playing card. the object of the game is to have the best poker hand at the end of the run. The run will end at the pool. If you would like to host a checkpoint let the office know.
Ladies January Luncheon, Tue., Jan. 10- If you would like to host a luncheon let the office know. This is a great way to meet your neighbors and make new Friends. All ladies are invited to our luncheons. Please bring a dish to share
Men’s Luncheon Wed. & Thur. Jan. 11th, 26th - The men meet at the local pub for lunch .
Disco -Mania, Sat., Jan. 21st- Going back in time to "FUNKY TOWN..." Break out your mini skirts, platform shoes, wide lapels and ties, flared trousers and mullet hairstyles, or your white suit like Tony Manero (Saturday Night Fever), looking for a dance off, be working on your moves. This is going be fun ! We have DJ Tony Edwards, playing the tunes. This is January's Big Party! Don't miss it.
Trivia Night, Fri., Feb 3rd - What a Blast last year! Mary Abrams is hosting Trivia Night again and all the proceeds will go to Prostate Cancer. Start putting your team together and start your studying.
And tied into the Trivia Night is the
Second Annual Rock Creek Charity Walk, Sat., Feb., 4th - This year we are doing a five mile walk or run, so more people can participate. So start getting ready. In Nov. Mary will have team training and support for those who want to join in for the exercise.
Mens luncheons Feb. 8th & 23rd. All men are welcome. They meet 2nd & 4th Week of every month and go to the local pub for lunch.
Ladies February Luncheon, Tue., Feb. 21st - Note the date change (Ladies luncheons are usually the first tues of every month) This luncheon will have a fashion show and they pushed back the date so we can get the new line that's coming out. Hope to see you there. Please bring a dish to pass, All ladies in the park are welcome.
MARDI GRAS Parade and Party, SAT., Feb. 25th - Biggest Party of the Year! We have the Blu-Tones
coming back to rock the house! But the excitement begins, with the Parade through the park. Bring your costumes and ideas, cash prizes and bragging rights to the best floats, couples, singles, and groups!! After the parade, it's off to the party around the pool to announce the winners. Then dinner and dancing under the stars, or in the decked out clubhouse! Oh, What a Night....... !
Mens March Luncheons - March 8th & 23rd - All men are welcome. Go out to local pub for lunch.
Ladies March Luncheon, Tue., Mar. 14th - All ladies are welcome. Committee comes up with the theme and program. Everyone brings a dish to pass. Let the office know if you would like to participate on a committee. Lots of fun and great way to meet everyone.
SAINT PATRICK'S DAY PARTY, Fri., Mar., 17TH - Top O' The Day To Ya!! Hope ya be wearin' your green and can come dance a little jig with us as we celebrate this fun day. "Solid Gold" will be back playing great dance music and a fine Irish meal will be had by all who come thru the doors (with a ticket of course). Happy St. Pats!
April Fools Get together, Sat., April 1st, - Will play this one by ear, but we may just have a little something up our sleeve. stay tuned to find out.
EASTER DINNER AT CLUBHOUSE, Sun., April 16th - Come and enjoy a good meal and great fellowship. We split the cost of the hams. Please bring a dish to share. This is the last dinner of the season....
We hope you can come and join us, we look forward to seeing you!