SAMLARC Through Spring!

Happy New Year to our wonderful SAMLARC community! There are many exciting things to look forward to in 2018, so grab your calendars and be sure to save the dates for each of these fun and community-oriented opportunities through the spring season!

Gardening Workshops – January 20 and April 14

Did you make a New Year’s Resolution to try a new hobby? Need some help with your garden as we transition from Winter to Spring? If you answered yes or have an interest in learning to garden, we welcome you to sign up for these fun and educational workshops! Join us for a beautiful morning at the Lago Santa Margarita Beach Club, where you will learn how to create and tend to lovely plants and blooms. The first workshop of the year will teach you how to create a Hanging Moss Basket with Color to brighten your yard! Light breakfast will also be included at each workshop.

Future Gardeners of SAMLARC Workshops – February 3 and April 28

Do you have a little gardener waiting to blossom? Sign up for this fun and educational workshop where children will get hands-on experience and learn how to create terrariums, mini gardens and more! Light breakfast will also be included at each workshop.

New & Now Homeowner Welcome Party – Saturday, February 10

Are you new to the SAMLARC Community, have questions about your current membership, or would like a refresher on SAMLARC’s role as it pertains to you as a Resident? Please join us for this information hour to learn about gate access, architectural submittals, events and navigating the SAMLARC amenities! A light breakfast will also be hosted.

SAMLARC Homeowner Landscape Planning Workshop – Saturday, March 10

Need a refresher on the architectural standards of SAMLARC?

We invite you to join us for this educational workshop where you will hear from various speakers, including a licensed Landscape Architect, a representative from Green Thumb Nursery and a California Certified Nursery Professional. If you are considering replacing your front and side yard landscaping, be certain you understand SAMLARC's requirements and Architectural Standards. This workshop is intended to assist and guide you in the landscaping process, including appropriate landscape material, ratio of hardscape to landscape, Mediterranean design, and other aspects consistent with the architectural standards. A light breakfast will also be included!

Animals Everywhere – Saturday, March 24

Join us for a fun-filled, educational day with baby animals, furry, feathery and scaly critters, special animal-themed shows and much more! Activities will include crafts and carnival games, a miniature petting zoo for kids, pony rides, animal-themed face painting, photos with Peter Rabbit, a rock climbing wall, inflatable toddler play area, educational animal-themed shows, a number of food vendors, and more!

Mad Hatter Tea Party – Saturday, April 21

SAMLARC presents a fresh new event to celebrate the season! The Mad Hatter Children’s Tea Party offers a day to dress up in costume and sip tea at the beautiful Lago Santa Margarita Beach Club! Guests will be treated to a delicious lunch and sweet treats, take part in a photo booth opportunity with familiar tea party characters and enjoy fun games as well as crafts! Tickets will be sold at the SAMLARC Business Office beginning Monday, March 5th!

Beach Club Opening Day – Saturday, May 5

Celebrate with SAMLARC as we open the Beach Club for the summer season! Enjoy music, games and activities for the entire family at the beautiful Lago Santa Margarita Beach Club.

Annual Wine & Cheese – Saturday, May 19

Connect with your friends and neighbors at SAMLARC’s Annual Wine & Cheese Tasting Event at the picturesque Lago Santa Margarita Beach Club! The evening will feature a variety of wines paired with cheeses, appetizers and desserts as well as live music and dancing under the stars. The event will also feature a raffle with dozens of prizes! Tickets will be sold at the SAMLARC Business Office beginning Monday, April 2nd so be sure to mark your calendar as this event sells out each year!

We hope you can join us for these fun and excited events to start off 2018! Please mark your calendar with your favorites and come connect with family and friends through the spring season. We wish you a very happy New Year from all of us at SAMLARC!


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