Category Archives: General Interest

Unexpected Visitors

Please make sure the doors to the clubhouse are securely closed when you leave. On Thursday, May 9th, Stacy entered the big room to clean and found some intruders. There were 2 turkeys in the big room and they had … Continue reading

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FORTY SHADES OF GREEN

There’s a song extolling Ireland’s “forty shades of green” by Johnnie Cash. Look around us; doesn’t it seems like we have forty shades of green or more? Look very closely at the hillsides surrounding us. The grassy hills are a … Continue reading

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THE MAGIC GARDEN

Tinka opened her eyes and pushed away the blanket of leaves that covered her.  She looked around, testing the temperature.  She stretched lazily as her gossamer wings unfolded and caught a beam of sunlight.  She smelled the rich earth and … Continue reading

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Safety Team Seeking Additional Members:

If you have had any safety & health experience as an employee in the workplace, a manager in industry or business, or as part of your profession, we encourage you to join us. Because of the many different hazards in … Continue reading

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Social Hour Friday, May 10th at 3 pm in the Clubhouse.

We are familiar with our town, but you may need to learn what Oakland, just three miles away, has. Our speaker on Friday, Jane Knowlton, owner of the Oakland Flour Mill and President of the Oakland Economic Department, will tell … Continue reading

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150th Kentuckey Derby

The 150th running of the Kentucky Derby at Timber Valley was quite the memorable event! Even without an official organizer, the community came together to create a fun and festive atmosphere. Beverly and Deb deserve a round of applause for … Continue reading

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Sally Hunt Memorium

We lost our beloved Timber Valley member, Sally Hunt.  Sally passed on Monday evening, April 29.    Sally and her husband, Jim came to Timber Valley on October 23, 2014.  She was a kind, generous and compassionate woman with many … Continue reading

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MAY 2024 – PRESIDENT’S NEWSLETTER

The Park is looking beautiful with all the flowers and trees blooming. Thank you so much to the landscape committee and the people who mow the lawns. We are one of the most beautiful SKP Parks because of our employees … Continue reading

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OPEN OTHER END

The half-pint carton of milk reposed innocently on the kitchen counter. Aha! Just enough for my breakfast smoothie. I grabbed it up, pushed, pulled, pried, cussed

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Board Members Needed!

Each year the Board of Directors directs the Election Committee to recruit candidates for the upcoming three (3) openings on the board.  All  members are encouraged to apply. We’re looking for  dedicated, talented and conscientious people with leadership skills to … Continue reading

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Henretta Hedgehog

Yay …It’s May! Henrietta Hedgehog is sitting pretty in her window box  with green-grass colored bows, a bluebird of Happiness and her friends, the butterflies. Warmer weather should be just around the corner. Remember to take in the little sign … Continue reading

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Social Hour Speaker this Week – 5/3

On May 3rd, the Sutherlin Police will be the speaker for Social Hour (Community Education Hr.) at 3 p.m. in the Clubhouse. He will tell us what a person in his position has as his responsibility. Troy Mills continues to … Continue reading

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Chapter 9 Breakfast

Chapter 9 Monthly Breakfast & Meeting Thursday May 2nd – Everyone Welcome 8-9 am Breakfast – Pancakes & Sausage $2 9 am Meeting – Big Room Please Sign Up in The Dining Room By Wednesday May 1st.

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Update on Logging

It looks like we might get a one year reprieve as market conditions are not very good for the timber industry this summer. A number of local mills are shut down and the rest have cut back on their log … Continue reading

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Cruise Control

by Fred Prout Sometimes your life seems to go in one direction. Always forward. A super highway. Doing things. Going places. People. We collect people. And places. Like a bee collects pollen. Life on cruise control. New places. Different people. … Continue reading

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Hummingbird Feeding FAQs

Thanks to Trudy Carron for the reminder to clean and maintain our hummingbird feeders. The National Audubon Society recommends using hot water or a weak vinegar solution, and to avoid using soap as the residue can be harmful. Learn more … Continue reading

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Social Hour April 26th 3 PM

On a recent visit to the UCAN (United Community Action Network) Daycare UCA, I found this is not the only service UCAN provides. Sherry Cowen will inform us about many of the services both children and adults UCAN provides and … Continue reading

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Maintenance on Electric Distribution Panels to begin April 30

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Movie of the Week is Hachi: A Dog’s Tale

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Board Members Needed…

TO: Timber Valley SKP Members FROM: Election Committee Judi Pambrun, Chair Rocky Shanahan, Co-Chair DATE: April 22, 2024 SUBJECT: Board Members Needed! Each year the Board of Directors directs the Election Committee to recruit candidates for the upcoming three (3) … Continue reading

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