Category: Savannah Lakes Village

River Kayak Adventure

Runnin’ the River Kayak Trip The Outdoor Adventure Club invites you to join us kayaking the Broad River in Bowman, Georgia. When:  Monday, July 6, 2020, at 8:45 am Where:  Sandbar on the Broad River, 3435 King Mill Road, Bowman, GA  30624 Meeting Location:  Recreation Center Parking Lot, Savannah Lakes Village Cost:  There is a $25 fee per person for this event.  The cost includes a sit-upon kayak (we recommend you use theirs), paddle, life vest, and shuttle service to […] 

Annual Sadie Hawkins Golf Tournament

  Ladies, mark your calendars and land the partner you want. Annual Sadie Hawkins Golf Tournament Format: Modified Chapman Alternate Shot Tara Golf Course Saturday, March 23 Shotgun Start at 10:00am SLV Members Only Two-person teams comprised of one man and one woman from differing addresses. Rules & Prizes This is a flighted handicapped event (60% of the lower handicap + 40% of the higher handicap) with a cost of $5 per person toward prizes. […] 

Moonlight Kayaking


Moonlight Kayak Trip

Aug. 3 The Outdoor Adventure Club is sponsoring a peaceful, moonlight kayak trip on Thursday, August 3, 2017. We will launch from the Baker Creek State Park ramp (with its newly paved parking lot) near the Rt. 378 bridge. As you may have noticed, it doesn’t really get dark until about 9pm, so we are going to launch a little later than usual so we can have time to enjoy the stars and moonlight. We will launch […] 

Moonlight Kayaking


Letter From a Swing Thought Golfer

To the Staff and Residents of Savannah Lakes Village, My name is Harrison Brink, and I just finished competing in the 14th annual Savannah Lakes Village Classic. I am writing to express my sincerest gratitude for the hospitality, hard work, and enthusiasm that was shown by your community this past week. Unfortunately, I did not get the opportunity to meet and talk with everyone who will hopefully be reading this letter, but I can assure […] 


  The first Community Raft-Up of the season is this Sunday, April17,commencing on or about 1400. (That is 2 p.m. for you land-lovers.) We will drop anchor in the national forest in the small bay up Little River, taking the west fork near the Long Cane Launch Ramp. Approximate GPS coordinates: N33 55′ 40″, W82 24′ 30″.  Look for the Squadron Flag. For those not versed in GPS, or not comfortable navigating under the Huguenot […] 

Fourth Annual Kayak Olympics – July 29, 2015

Fourth Annual Kayak Olympics – July 29, 2015 The U.S Women’s Soccer Team are World Champions and are now preparing for the 2016 Olympics. But, you don’t have to wait that long. Our Fourth Annual Kayak Olympics will be held on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. The fun will take place next to the pavilion at Baker Creek State Park. Grab your kayak and sense of humor and prepare to have more fun […] 

Boat Parade July 4th

Boat Parade – Beach Party – Kids Games & Prizes – Kayak Rodeo – Oh My! The Thurmond Lake Sail & Power Squadron is back to host the Independence Day Celebration at Thurmond Lake near McCormick. It’s Bigger & Better…Again !! This 4th of July, on Saturday, will be the Annual Independence Day Boat Parade. Gathering at the Dorn Boating Facility at 10am, boats will pass the judges stand starting at 10:30. We then make […] 

Power Squadron Golf Group

On Wednesday 15 October twelve Power Squadron members ventured out to Monticello Golf course to play a scramble competition.  The foursomes consisted of Russ Griffith, Gary Shafer, Larry Yeaster and Lynn Yeaster in group one; Doug Chailfour, Brian gore, Gail gore and Pat O’Neill in Group two and Jerry Basch, Marianne Chalifour, Chuck Cook and Ellen Cook in group three.  The results show that the competition was fierce.  Group one scored a 40; group two […] 


  One Night Only!    Friday September 19, 7:00 PM Straight from New York City, The Savannah Lakes Playhouse will be presenting; ‘The Secret – the Spanish Inquisition in Old St. Augustine’. A one man show, written and performed by Lee Weaver was selected for International Fringe Festival in New York, where he will be performing it August 9 through August 25, 2014. ‘The Secret – The Spanish Inquisition in Old St. Augustine, is the story […] 

New Aquatics Fitness Schedule

Monday 8:00am- Intermediate/Advanced Aquatic Fitness 9:15am-Basic Aquatic Fitness 4:30pm- Aqua Power Gym Tuesday 8:00am- Intermediate/Advanced Aquatic Fitness 9:15am-Basic Aquatic Fitness Wednesday 8:00am- Intermediate/Advanced Aquatic Fitness 9:15am-Basic Aquatic Fitness 4:00pm-Intermediate/Advanced Aquatic Fitness-Please note new time Thursday 8:00am- Intermediate/Advanced Aquatic Fitness 9:15am-Basic Aquatic Fitness Friday 8:00am- Intermediate/Advanced Aquatic Fitness 9:15am-Basic Aquatic Fitness Saturday 8:30am- Intermediate/Advanced Aquatic Fitness                                    Forward to a […] 

New Water Class

  New Water Class to be offered at the Recreation Center:           Foundations of Aquatic Exercise   Instructor: Dr. Lucia Getsi , Ph.D.           Master Trainer and Aquatic Rehabilitation           Exercise Specialist with WaterART Fitness International   When: 10:00a.m. Thursdays August 1, 8, 15, 21(filled)           and 2 sections––at 10 and 11a.m. Thursdays           October 3, 10, 17, 24 (waiting list)           and again in mid-January to mid-February.           The frequency is 3 to 4 […] 

Mystery Margarita Beach Party

Mystery Margarita Beach Party in August & What Else Have You Missed! People say how they love attending our events. Unless you are a member you have been missing out on the majority of the fun such as:   Jan. – Dinner at Tara with guest speaker Feb. – Picnic at Hickory Knob, Dinner at the River Grill with guest speaker & Magic Show Mar. – Spring Conference,, Buoy Inspections, Dinner meeting April – Picnic […] 


THURMOND LAKE SAIL & POWER SQUADRON WILL BE TEACHING THE “BEGINNERS BOATING COURSE” – STARTING October 15th! The “beginners boating class” known as America’s Boating Course (ABC) will give you the knowledge you need to make you a competent and safe skipper! America’s Boating Course covers all aspects of boating: boat handling, docking, right of way, anchoring, aids to navigation, required equipment, state laws, boating emergencies and more. This four day course is taught by […]