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About Leigh Melander

I sing the body electric.

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2017-06-25T12:34:47+00:00 August 14th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Great Gatsby Croquet Tournament

Tuesday June 18, 2013 - Tuesday June 18, 2013 Map and Directions | Register Description: Great Gatsby Croquet Tourney July 6, 1-6 PM On the second day of our grand opening weekend, join us for a holiday weekend celebration of croquet, champagne, gin rickeys, and fabulous food from the extravagant 20's...the First Annual Gatsby Croquet [...]

2017-06-25T12:34:47+00:00 May 24th, 2013|Events|0 Comments

Grand Opening: MARK Project 35th Birthday Party

Friday, July 5, 2013 4-7 PM Join us as we gather to celebrate our grand opening by honoring the extraordinary work of the MARK Project, with a special celebration of longtime MARK employee Barbara Moses as she retires. For 35  years, the MARK Project has led the way in an extraordinary array of community and [...]

2017-06-25T12:34:47+00:00 May 19th, 2013|Events|0 Comments

We’re On Our Way! July 5th Opening!

Our Initial Summer Schedule! We are busily putting the finishing touches on our calendar and reservation systems, and hope to have everything live in the next couple of days. But, in the meantime, here's some of what's in the works -- much of it tentative for another week or so as we confirm with co-sponsors... [...]

2017-06-25T12:34:47+00:00 May 19th, 2013|Blog|17 Comments

Finding gratitude.

I spent the afternoon at Spillian -- giving friends Susan, Bernie, Marlene, and Bill a tour of house and woods, and working with Lanie and her crew to clear out the house. We've pulled a bunch of things out for a garage sale to benefit Fleischmanns, but there were a lot of things in the [...]

2017-06-25T12:34:47+00:00 September 30th, 2012|Blog|8 Comments

She’s Ours!

She's Ours! Yesterday, August 13 (missed Friday the 13th this year by a day, but it pleases me to think that we will be celebrating this on such days in the future), we closed! We are now the official owners (well, key and loan holders, more accurately) on the estate. We are utterly thrilled and [...]

2017-06-25T12:34:47+00:00 September 14th, 2012|Blog|2 Comments