There will be a final game training session in the Clubhouse, Monday, Dec 30th at 2pm for the New Year’s Eve Casino Night Fundraiser. If you signed up as a dealer and would like to practice the game, come and join us. You get a chance to both play it and deal the game. If you have any questions, contact one of the hosts below.
Submitted by Linda Mossman, Lot 60 and Samme Buck, Lot 101.
Join us on Tuesday evening, December 31st, 7PM until ??? at the Clubhouse for a Casino Night Fundraiser. There will be games, food, music and fun. We will be playing Blackjack, Beat the Dealer, One-Armed Bandit, Poker Dice, Wheel of Fortune and the Board Dart Board. Rate of exchange = $1 real money to the Bluebonnets is $10 in play money. The infamous Sunni LaFebvre stables will offer horse racing twice during the evening! Come bet on your favorite LSC Jockeys! There will be a Silent Auction through out the evening. Silent Auction items will be awarded at 11PM, however there is a system in place to let you bid and win even if you don’t stay with us that long. You can use the casino bucks you win to buy some really nice prizes donated by our members! Our kitchen will be offering concession snacks, pizza by the slice and nacho’s. Real money only in the kitchen please! Our talented bakers will be offering sweet treats at the Wheel of Fortune table where you have the option to win money or a treat. There will be a champagne toast at midnight for our hardy partiers. Come out and have some fun, raise some money for your auxiliary and welcome in 2020!!
Submitted by your hosts: Linda Mossman, Lot 60 and Samme Buck, Lot 101
Kitchen Cook Team at the Holiday Dinner: L to R: Cheryl Curtis, Patti Coble, Dale Curtis, Richard Buck, Randi Rigsby and Samme Buck
Having a good time!
On Wednesday, December 25th, Christmas Day, at 2PM, a Holiday Dinner sponsored by the Bluebonnet Auxiliary was held in the Clubhouse. A dinner including ham, turkey, au gratin potatoes, green beans and rolls were served to the 84 people in attendance. With carols playing, everyone enjoyed lunch and the many, many desserts provided by our members and guests. Special thanks for all of you who jumped in and helped: Bob Chapin for the sound system and help dressing the tables, Larry Brogan for the music, Rose Schafer and Mary Brogan for setting up the beverage service, Brenda Coghill, Kitchen Chair for all your advice and assistance, Dennis Lery and Gail Beezley for getting all those pots and pans washed dried and put away!! The cook team were Dale and Cheryl Curtis; Patti Coble; and Richard and Samme Buck. Thanks for your hard work and support!
Dale and Cheryl Curtis, enjoying the mistletoe.
Photo’s by Richard Headley, Lot 40
Submitted by Samme Buck, Lot 101
On December 20th, “Elves” from the Lone Star Corral were treated to breakfast before delivering toys and other items to the children at the D’Hanis School. Thank you to Shay Haywood and all her entire team for their many hours of hard work in making Christmas special for so many children every year.
Photo by Richard Headley, Lot 40
Submitted by The Bluebonnet Officers
The winners for the Lot Decorating Contest were announced at the Holiday Dinner.
1st Place – Lot #4 Mike Irvin and Carolyn Bates
2nd Place – Lot #57 Floyd and Sherri Rockett
3rd Place – Lot #11 Nelson and Chris Davis
Thanks for all who participated.
New Years Eve Game Training: If you have signed up as a volunteer for one of the games at the New Years Eve Casino Night, please be advised there will be two “training” sessions. The first on Monday, December 23rd at 2PM in the Clubhouse. The second on Monday December 30th at 2PM in the Clubhouse. This is a great time to play the games and feel more confident as a dealer and player! We hope to see you there.
Submitted by Linda Mossman, Lot 60 and Samme Buck, Lot 101
Tuesday, December 24th at 7:00pm
Join us in the Clubhouse on Tuesday, December 24th starting at 7:00pm. Bring an hors d’oeurve to share and your own table service. Beverage service will be provided but feel free to bring your own if you want.
There will bring a Gift Exchange and if you’d like to participate, bring a wrapped gift of $10 value. These are always a fun time!
We will show the movie, “A Christmas Story”.
Hosted by Valerie Payne, Rose Schafer, Mary and Larry Brogan.
Submitted by Valerie Payne Lot #89
On Wednesday, December 18th, the students of the D’Hanis Elementary School came to the Lone Star Corral to perform their annual Holiday Play. They delighted a large audience of park members and guests. From Pre-K though 5th grade, they performed a variety of Christmas music, skits and delighted the crowd with their enthusiasm. Thank you to Mr. Castro, Ms. Santos and all the staff for all the time and talent they dedicate to these wonderful children.
Picture #1- The Pre-K children perform a medley of holiday favorites.
Picture #2- The audience watches the older children perform a skit.
Picture #3- The younger group prepares to perform a song.
Photographs taken by Richard Headley, Lot 40
Submitted by The Bluebonnet Officers