WELCOME TO RIVENDELL

The many recreational offerings and country feel of The Woodlands at Rivendell make it a highly desirable community. Located in Osprey Florida, just minutes from downtown Sarasota, this suburban-style neighborhood features many parks, lakes, nature trail and more to fulfill the Florida lifestyle. The Woodlands at Rivendell offers residential choices from village, estate and executive homes to maintenance-free patio homes. Nestled among 400-acres of lakes, preserves and open spaces, the community was carefully planned to highlight and blend with its natural surroundings. The Woodlands at Rivendell is also directly adjacent to the popular Pine View School, a highly acclaimed educational facility for intellectually gifted students grades 2 through 12. Nature lovers will appreciate the proximity to Oscar Scherer State Park, located just south of the community and viewable from many homes.

EVENTS CALENDAR

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  • Due to Covid-19, many events and activities have been canceled for the month of April.  Most groups are meeting virtually via Zoom.  Occasionally there may be additional board-related meetings that may also be scheduled.  For the most up-to-date information check the Rivendell website at www.rivendellcommunity.com 

  • April 1 and 15…Bridge Group meets the first and third Thursday of the month.  Contact Barbara Loe at 651-398-2256 for more information.

  • April 8… Watercolor in the Woodlands is held the second Thursday of each month via zoom from 1:00 – 3:00 pm.  All experience levels welcome.  Contact Maria Ilioff at 607-427-4192 or milioff85@gmail.com for more information.

  • April 8…Communications Committee meets the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm.  The meeting will be held via Zoom.  For more information contact Kristine Nickel at 941-918-0016 or kristinenickel@comcast.net  

  • April 12…Rivendell Book Club will meet via Zoom at 7:15 pm.  Details to be provided closer to the meeting date.  The book under discussion is The Giver of Stars, by Jojo Moyes. Contact Adele Kellman at adele.kellman@gmail.com or 908-464-7003 for more information.

  • April 14…Board of Directors Meeting is scheduled for 6:00 pm.  The meeting will be held via Zoom. Click HERE for meeting Notice, Agenda and Instructions.

  • April 20…Rivendell Book Club II will meet via Zoom at 7:00 pm. The book under discussion is Caveat Emptor: The Secret Life of an American Art Forger, by Ken Perenyi. Contact Maria Ilioff at 607-427-4192 or milioff85@gmail.com for more information.

  • April 20…Maintenance Committee (MC) meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm.  The meeting will be held via Zoom.  For more information contact Chuck Pertile at noplans12@gmail.com or 847-337-3710.

  • April 22…Rivendell Euchre Group plays every Thursday night at 7:00 pm. For now the group will play online using the Trickster App, which has audio and video capabilities.  For more information or sign on instructions contact Mike and Annie Francis at 585-749-0430.  All are welcome!

  • April 27…Architectural Review Committee (ARC) meets the last Tuesday of the month at 4:30 pm. The meeting will be held via Zoom. For more information contact Greg Warner at 941-504-1710 or greg1790@gmail.com 

  • Social Committee is canceled for April Contact Carolyn Kenney at kenneycsrq@gmail.com for more information.

  • Mix and Mingle Social at the Rivendell Community Pool has been put on hold. Contact Kathy Halaiko at halaiko@yahoo.com for more information.

  • Dine In and Dine Out Groups are canceled for April. For more information contact Kristin Ellison at kristinellison1@gmail.com 

  • To make additions or corrections to the Calendar of Events, please contact Lesley Sterling at 703-919-0744 or lesley.sterling@yahoo.com 

  • Due to Covid-19, many events and activities are being held remotely in the month of May.  Most groups are meeting virtually via Zoom.  Occasionally there may be additional board-related meetings that may also be scheduled.  For the most up-to-date information check the Rivendell website at www.rivendellcommunity.com 

  • May 6 and 20…Bridge Group meets the first and third Thursday of the month.  Contact Barbara Loe at 651-398-2256 for more information.

  • May 10…Rivendell Book Club will meet via Zoom at 7:15 pm.  Details to be provided closer to the meeting date.  The book under discussion is The Water is Wide, by Pat Conroy. Contact Adele Kellman at adele.kellman@gmail.com or 908-464-7003 for more information.

  • May 12…Board of Directors Meeting is scheduled for 6:00 pm.  The meeting will be held via Zoom.  Instructions to participate will be provided closer to the meeting date.

  • May 13…Communications Committee meets the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm.  The meeting will be held via Zoom.  For more information contact Kristine Nickel at 941-918-0016 or kristinenickel@comcast.net

  • May 13… Watercolor in the Woodlands is held the second Thursday of the month via zoom from 1:00 – 3:00 pm.  All experience levels welcome.  Contact Maria Ilioff at 607-427-4192 or milioff85@gmail.com for more information.

  • May 18…Rivendell Book Club II will meet via Zoom at 7:00 pm. The book under discussion is A Woman of Importance, by Sonia Purnell. Contact Maria Ilioff at 607-427-4192 or milioff85@gmail.com for more information.

  • May 18…Maintenance Committee (MC) meets the third Tuesday of the month at 7:00 pm.  The meeting will be held via Zoom.  For more information contact Chuck Pertile at noplans12@gmail.com or 847-337-3710.

  • May 25…Architectural Review Committee (ARC) meets the last Tuesday of the month at 4:30 pm. The meeting will be held via Zoom. For more information contact Greg Warner at 941-504-1710 or greg1790@gmail.com 

  • May 27…Rivendell Euchre Group plays the fourth Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm. For now the group will play online using the Trickster App, which has audio and video capabilities.  For more information or sign on instructions contact Mike and Annie Francis at 585-749-0430.  All are welcome!

  • Social Committee is canceled for May. Contact Carolyn Kenney at kenneycsrq@gmail.com for more information.

  • Mix and Mingle Social at the Rivendell Community Pool has been put on hold. Contact Kathy Halaiko at halaiko@yahoo.com for more information.

  • Dine In and Dine Out Groups are canceled for May. For more information contact Kristin Ellison at kristinellison1@gmail.com 

  • To make additions or corrections to the Calendar of Events, please contact Lesley Sterling at 703-919-0744 or lesley.sterling@yahoo.com 

March 24, 2021

The APRIL 2021 issue of the Woodlands Word newsletter has been posted in the RESIDENTS section under NEWS.  

CLICK HERE FOR THE NEWSLETTER

February 5, 2021

New Board Meeting Minutes and/or Financial Reports have been added to the RESIDENTS section under INFORMATION.  

February 1, 2021

The Maintenance Committee has posted a tree maintenance schedule update HERE

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