Garden Club: October 2017 News

President Gunjan welcomed us back for our first meeting of the season on Monday, September 18, and introduced the newest members: Diane Dale, Dick and Joni Ashworth, Francis Ozimec, and Richard and Yollie Mancino. New members Robert and Deanne Saint-Aubin could not make this meeting but we also welcome them to the best club in Niguel … [Read more...]

Women’s Club Luncheon: October 12, 2017 at 12:00 in the Clubhouse

The Women’s Club got off to a wonderful start this season. At our September luncheon meeting, a record turnout enjoyed a sumptuous salad buffet prepared by our members. President Lydia Reese welcomed everyone back after the summer break and introduced new members Jeannie Thompson, Tricia Pearson, Geraldine Moyer, Toni Williams, Mary Ellen Hofmann, … [Read more...]

Men’s Club: September 2017 Recap

 On September 5, we enjoyed a spirited presentation from Josephine Lee, the third ranked Toastmaster speaker in the world. A USC graduate and classical dancer, Ms Lee spoke about using her love of dance to form her own highly successful business providing custom-fitted dance shoes to ballet performers in the U.S. and internationally. The … [Read more...]

Women’s Golf: September 2017 News

The Niguel Shores lady golfers held their outing on September 11 at The Ranch (formerly known as Ben Brown’s 9-hole golf course in Laguna) and six golfers enjoyed a gorgeous day! President Marlene Lynch, Judy Boitano, Terri Matrisch, Val Mitchell, Julie Patton and India Rouse played the round, using the best drives from each player as the special … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf: September 2017 News

September brought some great weather and great golf. We had outings at Talega and San Juan Hills. On September 19 we played our monthly tournament at Tijeras Creek. The course was in great shape and the big buck prize money on the line brought out the best of the Shores players. With 20 golfers signed up to play, we set the game to be “1,2,3, … [Read more...]

PageTurners Book Club: The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen

For the month of October, the Monday and Thursday afternoon Page Turner groups will be reading and discussing The Sympathizer by Viet Thanh Nguyen—winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction as well as six other awards. The narrator, a communist double agent, is a “man of two minds,” a half-French, half-Vietnamese army captain who arranges to … [Read more...]

Men’s Club: Please Join the Niguel Shores Men’s Club!

-Please join the Niguel Shores Men's Club! … [Read more...]

Women’s Club Luncheon: September 14, 2017 at 12:00 in the Clubhouse

Our opening luncheon meeting of the new season will be Thursday, September 14, at noon in the Clubhouse. You will want to be there to hear our speaker, Dana Point Mayor Debra Lewis. She will discuss the “Development Pipeline” of Dana Point’s progress on Coast Highway, Doheny Village, and the Harbor. All Niguel Shores women are invited to take part … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf: September 2017 News

August brought us great golf weather. Cool and clear. On August 8 we played our monthly tournament at Oak Creek—a group favorite. The game that day was “Team score—best 3 net scores for each foursome.” In this format we only count the 3 best net scores and throw out the worst net score for each foursome. This is a great format as it makes each … [Read more...]

PageTurner’s Book Club – 2017-2017 Book Choices

The Monday and Thursday PageTurners will begin their 2017-2018 reading season this month with a discussion of Amor Towles’ novel, A Gentleman in Moscow. The book has been praised for displaying a grace, wit and charm that contrasts dramatically against its bleak setting in 1920s Russia after the Bolshevik Revolution. It should provide for … [Read more...]