August 20, 2017
Fenney Springs Nature Trail
Please join us for the grand opening and ribbon cutting celebration for our newest recreation area – Fenney Springs Nature Trail! The ceremony will take place on Friday, August 25, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at the Fenney Springs Nature Trail. It is located at 3200 Fenney Way, next to the recreation center in The Village of Fenney. Please click on the link below for additional information. We hope to see you there!
Fenney Springs Nature Trail
Softball Complex Closures
In our efforts to keep the recreation facilities in optimal condition, all softball complexes (Buffalo Glen, Knudson, Saddlebrook, and Soaring Eagle) will be closed for general maintenance Monday, August 14, 2017 through Sunday, August 27, 2017. Some of the maintenance will include roto-tilling, laser leveling, the addition of turf-ace and new batters boxes. This schedule may be adjusted due to unforeseen circumstances, including weather. We apologize for the inconvenience. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact the Saddlebrook Recreation Center at 352-259-5377.
AARP Tax Aide - UPDATED 5/3/2017
AARP Tax-Aide has a Summer Program to provide assistance with IRS matters, such as Amended Returns for Tax Years 2014, 2015, and/or 2016, letters received from the IRS, or any tax-related questions. This will be at Lady Lake Library (225 W Guava St, Lady Lake, FL) on 1-3pm on Tuesdays starting May 23 and ending on October 3 (except July 4). The Library is located at 225 W. Guava Street, Lady Lake, FL 32159.
Appointments can be made online at www.villagestaxaide.com (click red Appointments button). If you have questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org .
The polo player entrance gate off of Buena Vista Boulevard is locked. All clubs will need to enter through the electronic gate at the south end during off season. Walkers and approved Resident Lifestyle Groups will be allowed admittance from 7:00a.m. -12:00p.m. The timer is being set and the gate will automatically open as each car/golf cart hits the pad during these hours. For further information, please contact Saddlebrook Recreation Center at 352-259-5377.
The Recreation Department has created consistent and uniform guidelines regarding inclement weather that may impact the public, health, safety and well-being of staff, volunteers, participants and facilities. Please click here for the complete guidelines!
Recreation Center Emergency Address Information
Our dedicated staff is here to help you get the most out of your unique Villages lifestyle. When enjoying your choice of activities, we ask that you remember participating in recreational activities always involves some degree of risk. Participants assume full responsibility for and risk of bodily injury arising out of or in any way connected with participation or involvement in or presence at the activity or program. To assist you with emergency situations, the recreation department has provided all outside recreation areas with a bulletin board that has important 911 information including the address/county/phone number you are calling from. Emergency 911 phones are located at all equipment buildings and pools with pertinent emergency information. We encourage all residents to become familiar with their recreation centers and 911 information. Please when visiting any recreation center or swimming pool take a moment to locate these helpful areas.
Announcement from the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
Effective July 1, 2013, The Florida Legislature amended FS 319.14 to allow the conversion of a Low Speed Vehicle (LSV) to a golf cart. For additional information on the process of converting a LSV to a golf cart, please click here.