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Oldies But Goodies Dances

 Oldies But Goodies Dances with DJ Ron Hopkinson are scheduled at the Comfort Inn & Suites in RIDC Park on the following dates:  December 9, January 13, March 10, April 14, and May 12 (February date to be announced).  The doors open at 7 p.m. and dancing starts at 8 pm to Midnight.  $10 cover includes free drink ticket.   Mark your calendars so you won’t miss out on the fun.

Minutes of Der Sitzmark Ski Club Meeting – November 21, 2017

Holiday Valley – Dot Easter isn’t sure yet whether she can get a good deal with Holiday Valley this year and should know sometime in December if there will be a Holiday Valley trip.

Treasurer’s Report – Ron Sarver – 10/30/17:

Total Club Money                                      $5,916.42

Total Money in Treasury                           $4,516.42

Money Owed for Trips                               $1,400.00

Judy Neyer gave her WPSC report.  See notes below.

Ron Sarver reported that membership is going well.  Only five members get the Der Sitzmark Ski Club Newsletter mailed to them and approximately 163 get the newsletter by email..  We have around 300 club members.

Ron gave out our club’s logo patches and lanyards and discussed getting our ski club’s logo on various shirts.  Joe will check prices.

Joe will have discount ski coupons at our Christmas party.

— END OF MINUTES –

WPSC – Judy Neyer

Lift Ticket and Ski Discounts for 2017-2018 

WPSC Club Members and Their Families

Vouchers will be available at the Christmas Party

Blue Knob Ski Resortwww.blueknob.com – 1-800-458-3403

Monday, Tuesday, and/or Thursday = $25 Open to Close Lift Ticket

Need to show 2017-2018 Ski Club Membership Card and ID at Ticket Sales

Hidden Valley Ski Resort = www.hiddenvalleyresort.com – 814-443-8000

Wednesday – $26 Open to Close Lift ticket – NEED VOUCHER

Voucher needed for each Wednesday

Please Note:  Vouchers will be available from your WPSC Ski Club Representative

Need to show 2017-2018 Ski Club Membership Card and ID at Ticket Sales Window

Laurel Mt. Ski Resort – www.laurelmountainski.com – 888-547-3388

Thursday = $26 Session 10 am – 9 pm – NEED VOUCHER

Voucher needed for each Thursday

Please Note:  Vouchers will be available from your WPSC Ski Club Representative

Need to show 2017-2018 Ski Club Membership Card and ID at Ticket Sales Window

Seven Springs Mt. Resort – www.7springs.com – 800-452-2223

Monday Twilight – $30 Session 1 pm – 9 pm – Holiday Mondays $42 (1 pm – 10 pm)

NEED VOUCHER – Present voucher at Ticket Sales

Voucher needed for each Monday Twilight Session

Does not include 3% Amusement Tax

Please Note:  Vouchers will be available from your WPSC Club Representative

Like2Ski Sunday Twilight Session ( 1 pm – 9 pm) & Holiday Monday Day Session

Lift Ticket: $50  Rentals: Skis $30  Snowboards $30  Lessons: $20

Contact Colleen Ley – Email: crley4ski@gmail.com or last minute ONLY text to 724-683-1683

Note:  Meet in the Seven Springs ski lodge to the right of the cafeteria by the guest service area between 12 & 12:30

Look for the Like2Ski sign.  FYI – with your group lift ticket you get free ski/board check.  All payments cash or check only.

Check out www.skipa.com for discounts and deals at PA ski resorts including local resorts.

 

FROM YOUR DIRECTOR OF ACTIVITIES – DECEMBER, 2017

Mary Ann Sarver-325 Saddlebrook Road, Gibsonia, PA 15044  maryatravel@verizon.net  Phone (724-939-3394) or 412-302-6007

New Trip Proposal to Costa Rica – See attached information sheet in this newsletter.

Discounts available until Dec. 31st.  Call for brochure and information.

TELLURIDE TRIP – March 4-1l.  Looking for one guy to fill a spot.  If you are thinking about the trip but haven’t committed, please do so ASAP.  Call Mary Ann at 724-939-3394  or 412-302-6007 for information as the flyer is not in this newsletter.

PRINCESS CRUISE TO PANAMAL CANAL – JAN 5TH, 2018.   We have eight members signed up for this cruise and there is still space for more.  Call Mary Ann at 724-939-3394 or 412-302-6007 for details.  This is a 15 day trip from Los Angeles to return home from Ft. Lauderdale.  Price is very good and airfares have been very low.  It may be too late, but call and I will check it out for you.

Proposed Trip to Costa Rica Through Mayflower Tours.

In order to proceed with this group, I will need commitments from 20 people.   If you are interested, please let me know ASAP.  Group space is held for our group of 20-40 participants.

Date:   May 18-25, 2018

Price:  $ 2,494 per person based on double – Single supplement      $799

$50 discount per person if booked by December 31, 2017

Insurance Optional –We will be using Travel Guard since we will not be using air from Mayflower.  Group air space is being held on Delta flights.

May 18, 2018 – Pittsburgh to Atlanta            6:00am arrive 7:46am

Atlanta to San Jose             9:46am arrive 11:46am

May 25, 2018 – San Jose to Atlanta               1:00pm arrive  7:04pm

Atlanta to Pittsburgh         10:20pm arrive 12:05am\

Three luxurious Hotels:

May 18 – Wyndham San Jose Herradula Hotel

May 19, 20 and 21 – Hotel Magic Mountain – Views of volcano and magnificent scenery with nearby shops

May 22, 23 and 24 – Hotel Parador Resort and Spa – with long stretches of white sand beaches lined with swaying palm trees, golden sunsets and turquoise waters

8 days/13 meals – The limitless possibilities that include extensive rainforests, volcanoes, rivers traveling through the mountains, beaches and natural resources safeguarded by an important organization of national parks and forest preserves will unfold before your eyes on this amazing holiday in Costa Rica.

See Poas Volcano – one of the most spectacular volcanoes in Costa Rica

Lunch at the Doka Coffee Estate with tour of Plantation

Views of the Arenal Volcano from our hotel

Visit Arenal Volcano National Park and enjoy a small hike at the base of the Volcano,

Excursion to Cano Negro National Wildlife Refuge with a local guide and lunch

Experience a Jungle Crocodile Safari with local expert.  Much, Much, More.  Contact:   Mary Ann Sarver at 724-939-3394 or 412-302-6007 or email maryatravel@verizon.net