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Somersett...It’s Great to Be Home! Whether you are a resident or just live nearby, Somersett has so much to offer the entire Reno community! 4 All Somersett Resident Events & Specials

Somersett Owners Association The Club at Town Center 7650 Town Square Way Reno, Nevada 89523 775-787-4500 soa@mysomersett.com events@mysomersett.com mysomersett.com

5 SunSett Grille Clubhouse Hours Monday–Friday: 5:30 am to 9 pm Saturday: 7 am to 9 pm Sunday: 7 am to 7 pm

6 Canyon Nine 7 Somersett Golf & Country Club 8 Kids’ Corner/Kids’ Club 9 Summer Camp 2014

Association Hours Monday–Friday: 8 am to 5 pm Closed Friday, April 18

10 Misc. Kids’ Programs/Tween Scene 14 Adult Programs

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16 March Fitness Schedule 17 Swim Program 2014

Staff Directory Lauren Stemmler, CMCA Community Manager x327 lstemmler@mysomersett.com

18 Fitness Classes 19 Sierra Canyon 20 SOA 23 March + April Calendar

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Sean Stapleton Assistant Community Manager x322 sstapleton@mysomersett.com Christina Cravens, CPO Assistant Community Manager x334 ccravens@mysomersett.com

Egg-Stravaganza Saturday, April 19 Brunch: 10–11:30 am Crafts: 11 am–12 pm Brunch: $12/adult & $7/child under 10 RSVP for crafts & brunch by Monday, April 14

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We’re celebrating Easter with an egg-citing egg-stravaganza, complete with a tasty brunch by SunSett Grille, seasonal crafts, a classic egg hunt and a visit from the Easter Bunny! Please remember to bring your own basket for the egg hunt, which will begin promptly at 11:45 am. Look for more information regarding the brunch on mysomersett.com and flyers throughout the Club.

Jeanette Metz, CPO Private Events Director x320 jmetz@mysomersett.com Melissa Chenoweth Program Director x317 mchenoweth@mysomersett.com Blake Lederman Sports Director x333 blederman@mysomersett.com Sierra Canyon Aspen Lodge Mike Aguilar, Executive Director 775-624-2900 mike@sierracanyonreno.com Somersett Golf & Country Club 775-787-1800 Somersett Living newsletter is published by: Kathy Hess, Just Imagine Marketing and Design 775-746-4138; kathy@justimaginemktg.com

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ALL Somersett Resident Events & Specials! Pinochle Club Mondays, 1:30–3:30 pm Pinochle players, we have a club just for you! Somersett’s pinochle club is welcoming new or advanced players for three or four-handed pinochle. Join us for this casual drop-in game here at the Club on Monday afternoons.

ready to discuss and dissect all kinds of interesting books. For more information and to RSVP, contact Julie Malone at juliannamalone@ gmail.com.

New Resident Orientation Social

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1:30–5 pm Mah Jongg is a challenging tile game that originated in China, and we’re playing it at the Club with the National Mah Jongg League rules. Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays to play or just watch, and feel free to bring a snack and non-alcoholic beverage.

Wednesday, March 26, 6–7 pm RSVP by Monday, March 24 If you’re new to Somersett, welcome! Discover the ins and outs of your new community with our New Resident Social at the Club. You’ll learn all about the community, the Club and the Canyon Nine, meet the SOA staff and maybe even a few of your new neighbors.

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Tuesday, March 11 & April 15, 12:30–2:30 pm Tuesday, March 25 & April 29, 1–3 pm RSVP by the Monday before If you enjoy crafts and find yourself moving from project to project, show your stuff to crafty friends and neighbors at the Somersett Craft Club. Share your work, inspire others and be inspired yourself!

Book Club 7–8:30 pm Wednesday, March 26: The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak Wednesday, April 23: Over the Edge by Lawrence Bergreen If reading is your thing, share your enjoyment with fellow bookworms here at the Club. In March and April, join the Somersett Book Club in the Canyon View Room at The Club at Town Center and get

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Appointments may be scheduled for a personalized tour With its many venues, Somersett has the perfect location for your special event. Plan your next dinner, birthday or graduation party, even a wedding, right here in Somersett and let our beautiful settings provide the ideal backdrop for your event. Contact Jeanette Metz at jmetz@mysomersett.com to learn more. March Special: During the month of March, host your child’s birthday or team party in the Teen Room or Kids’ Corner and receive a $50 room rental credit to use for your next party or to give to a friend. Credit is valid for 2014 and can also be applied towards summer pool parties. Enjoy 15% off graduation party room rentals in The Loft when booked before April 30.

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April Tax Relief Happy Hour Specials 3–6 pm all month long Enjoy two for one beer and wine and a $5++ happy hour menu. For reservations/dining events, call 787-1800 ext. 707 Tuesday through Sunday 7 am–8 pm Open breakfast, lunch & dinner We will offer March Madness specials all month long. Please come in and enjoy.

Family Night Dining Sunday, March 9 & 23, 4–8 pm Why cook when you can enjoy family-style dining at the SunSett Grille? Family friendly specials are offered on select nights starting at $32++ to feed a family of four. Additional children ages 4 to 11 are $6++ and adults are $12++. Don’t have a family of four? Then enjoy leftovers the next day! Menu to be determined.

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Saturday, March 15, 5–8 pm Menu includes choice of cabbage soup or salad, bread, Irish bread pudding with caramel and choice of Irish Guinness Lamb Stew or Corn Beef and Cabbage with a horseradish mustard Dijon sauce served with steamed red potatoes and carrots. Both options start at $19++. This is always a very popular dinner; please call soon for reservations. Walkins will be accommodated on a space-available basis.

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Save the Dates! • Prime Rib Night: Friday, April 18, 5–8 pm • Easter Brunch: Sunday, April 20, 9 am–noon • Dos De Mayo Dinner Specials: Friday, May 2, 5–8 pm In addition to our regular menu, we will offer Mexican specialties such as carnitas, tamales and chili rellenos as well as the main staples of tacos, enchiladas and great margarita specials.

Mother’s Day Brunch Sunday, May 11, 9 am–noon

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March Hours of Operation

April Hours of Operation

11 am to 4 pm; weather permitting To find out if the course is open, please visit mysomersett.com or call 787-4500; check-in will be located at the concierge.

8:30 am to 5 pm; weather permitting* Check in at the Club’s concierge Monday through 2 pm Friday and at the golf hut over the weekend. *The Canyon Nine will be closed Monday, April 7, for course aeration, weather permitting.

Winter Rates (Through March 31, 2014) Residents: $5 adult; $3 junior Guests: $7 adult; $5 junior Non-resident: $10 adult; $7 junior

SEASON SPECIALS starting April 1 Monday: Wednesday: Friday:

Two for one Somersett Senior Residents (does not apply to guests) $5 Somersett Ladies’ Golf Happy Hour Golf – Half off beer and rounds of golf from 3–5 pm

Loyalty Points Earn loyalty points each time you golf on the Canyon Nine. For each resident green fee purchased on your account, five points will be added to your loyalty account. Earn 50 points to receive a free green fee. These points roll over annually.

Master’s Par-3 Tournament on the Canyon Nine

Saturday, April 12 9 am shotgun (If participation warrants, we will also conduct an 11:30 shotgun start) $30/adult; $20/junior (under 18) Entry includes green fee, prize fund and a $5 food credit in the SunSett Grille to be used before or after your round. RSVP by Thursday, April 10 Join us for an April tradition here at the Somersett Golf & Country Club – a commemorative par three tournament played during the famous Masters Golf Tournament. The Masters Golf Tournament traditionally signals the beginning of the golf season, even here in Reno. Our event is similar to the one played at Augusta’s Par3 Course and held on the Wednesday prior to that celebrated tournament. Everyone in the Somersett Community is welcome to participate, and this year’s event will be held once again on the Canyon Nine. Warm up the winter sticks and get your short game going for your chance to win bragging rights and plenty of spending credit at the pro shop. This tournament will have divisions for men, women and juniors. All participants will play for: • Top gross (actual score) and net (with established handicap through the GHIN system) scores. Adults without an established handicap will participate in the Callaway Scoring Division. Junior scoring will be gross only (if participation warrants, we will have age divisions).

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Season Rates (April 1, 2014 to November 30, 2014) Residents: $7 adult; $5 junior Guests: $10 adult; $7 junior Non-residents: $15 adult; $10 junior

• Closest-to-pin on every hole (both men and women; juniors will fall into the men and women category). • While playing your round, we will test your knowledge with a Master’s trivia contest (answered on scorecard throughout the course; best score wins). • A deuce pool for all players who make a birdie on a hole. If a hole-in-one is made, all deuce pool money will go to those making holes-in-one. • A 2014 Audi from Reno Tahoe Audi. Reno Tahoe Audi has once again stepped up to sponsor our event, and the first golfer to hit a hole-in-one on hole #9 will drive away in a brand new 2014 Audi. After your round, please head up to the SunSett Grille to watch live coverage of the third round of the Masters Tournament. For more information and registration, visit mysomersett.com or contact either the concierge at 787-4500 or the pro shop at 787-1800. We hope you can join us for this fabulous start to the season.

Little Tykes Golf Clinic Wednesday, March 26 & April 30, 4:45–5:30 pm Ages 3–6 | RSVP by the Monday before 2 child min; 12 max These children-oriented golf clinics are one of the best opportunities to get your child involved in a game that will last a lifetime. Somersett Golf & Country Club PGA professionals are proud to donate their time to your little ones. During January through April, attend as many as you can for a chance to win a set of junior golf clubs. Each time you participate your name will be entered into a drawing to win at the clinic in April, so sign up now at mysomersett.com.


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Pro Shop Hours March: Tuesday through Sunday from 9 am–6 pm April: Tuesday through Sunday from 7:30 am–6 pm

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Golf Instruction The experienced PGA golf staff at the Somersett Golf & Country Club is ready to take your game to the next level. With over 35 years of combined experience, we want to help you improve your game right here in your own backyard. Instructors’ rates vary between $60 and $80 per hour.

Learn to Golf Saturday, May 3, 10, 17, 24, 11:00 am–12:30 pm $15/clinic | RSVP 4 days prior to clinic 3 golfer min; 16 max Engage in the game of a lifetime, and let us help you get ready to play. Building on the success of last year’s Learn to Golf Program, Stuart Smith and our staff of country club PGA professionals will be instructing this beginner/intermediate class. Whether you are a former golfer looking to dust off your clubs and brush up on your fundamentals or someone eager to learn for the first time, this is an ideal program for golfers at any stage. A typical session will include clinic style instruction as well as time for individual help from instructors. Over the course of each month we will cover all aspects of the game, including full swing, putting, short game and on-course playing instruction. This program will run through the golf season with a projected end date of September 27. If participation dictates, we will add an additional 1 pm class on Saturdays at the height of the season. Please sign up with the golf shop staff at 787-1800 ext 2. We’re looking forward to playing with you during the 2014 golf season!

Junior Learn to Golf (Ages 7-14) Wednesday, May 7, 14, 21, 28, 4–5 pm $15/clinic or $50/month series RSVP 4 days prior to clinic 3 junior min; 10 max Your juniors are in good hands with the three resident PGA professionals at the Somersett Golf & Country Club. Stuart Smith, Rick Christensen and Tyler Ramsey are eager for the 2014 season and this great opportunity for Somersett resident juniors to get quality instruction in all aspects of the game. Each month’s series of junior clinics will cover full swing, putting, short game and on course playing instruction in that order. All clinics will be taught at Somersett Golf & Country Club. Please contact Tyler Ramsey with any questions at tramsey@somersett.com.

Play Championship Golf at the Somersett Country Club Course March tee times: Tuesday through Sunday starting at 10 am* April tee times: Tuesday through Sunday starting at 8:30 am* *All times are weather dependent; please call the golf shop at 787-1800 ext 2. All Somersett residents are welcome to play the championship country club course twice per year. Each resident may book a foursome of players at $40 per player during the off-season through March, and at a rate of $60 per player in-season starting in April. This price includes green fee, driving range usage and golf cart. We take tee times for residents three days in advance at 787-1800 ext 2. Men, please remember our simple dress code of no denim, collared golf shirts and caps worn forward at all times. For our female golfers, we request no denim, spaghetti-strapped tops, bare midriffs or short shorts. Proper footwear such as golf or tennis shoes is required. Please be advised, we are cart path only November through March.

Bocce Courts March Hours: Tuesday through Sunday from 9 am–6 pm* April Hours: Tuesday through Sunday from 8 am–6 pm* *Players may continue until dusk if in possession of personal bocce balls For those interested in playing bocce, please note there is a grooming rake/brush located on the outside wall of the golf shop. Bocce balls and scoreboards may be checked out from the golf shop staff during operating hours.

Community Driving Range Hours March: Tuesday through Sunday from 9 am–5 pm April: Tuesday through Sunday from 8 am–6 pm Range balls: $5/large; $3/small All Somersett residents are encouraged to use the driving range at the country club. Residents may access the putting green and chipping/pitching area in addition to unlimited range balls for an all-inclusive price of $15.

Winter/Snow Season We kindly ask that you refrain from winter activities on both of our golf courses during the winter season. We do not allow tubing, tobogganing, sledding, saucering, skiing, snowboarding or any other winter activity on either course during winter months. Damage caused by these activities becomes apparent in the spring and playing conditions are greatly sacrificed. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

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Hours & Programming* Monday to Thursday: 8:30 am–12:30 pm & 5:30–7:30 pm Friday: 8:30 am–12:30 pm Saturday: 8 am–12 pm Closed Sunday Kids’ Corner will be CLOSED on Saturday, April 19 in observance of Egg-Stravaganza. Have you joined our kids’ membership programs? If not, don’t forget to fill out or update the registration forms for Kids’ Corner, ages 2–6, Kids’ Club, ages 7–10, and the Tween Scene, ages 11–15. Then you can begin receiving information on upcoming events, activities, fun trivia and more. There is no initiation fee and no monthly fee. Joining is easy – just fill out the form according to your age group and return it to the Club. Kids’ Corner Policy Reminders

• Kids’ Corner will only accept children two to six years of age. All children must be registered by the parent for Kids’ Corner prior to their first use of the room. Registration forms are available at the concierge desk or online at mysomersett. com. • Parents with children who are not bathroom independent must remain on Club premises at all times when their child is in Kids’ Corner. This includes such activities as playing tennis, aerobics, using the fitness room, swimming or during a special Club function. • For the morning time slots, parents may sign their child up for either 8:30–10:30 am or 10:30 am–12:30 pm Monday through Friday and either 8–10 am or 10 am–12 pm on Saturday. Evening slot is from 5:30–7:30 pm, Monday through Thursday. • The room operates on a six to one ratio, with a maximum of 16 children allowed at any given time. To accommodate this ratio, the Club requires reservations to be made at least 24 hours in advance to ensure staffing. Reservations may be made online at mysomersett.com seven days in advance. • All children must be dropped off in Kids’ Corner within 15 minutes of their reservation time. If the parent has not checked in their child within the 15-minute window, the reservation becomes void and the spot will be opened to a child on the wait list. PLEASE NOTE: No-shows and late pick up will result in a $10 fee per child due to the Club. Cancellations must be received by 8 am on the day of the reservation.

Kids’ Club is a FREE club for children ages 7–10! All Kids’ Club members receive a membership card and a quarterly newsletter filled with interactive games, trivia and birthday wishes. Bring your new Kids’ Club membership card to events and get a hole punch for attending. Get ten punches for a special gift certificate! To register, please fill out a membership form at the concierge desk and return it to the Club. For more information about Kids’ Club, please contact Melissa Chenoweth at mchenoweth@mysomersett.com.

Bunny Baskets Thursday, March 20, 4–5:30 pm $5/child | RSVP by Monday, March 17 | 5 child min; 16 max Get ready for Easter by decorating your very own basket for egg hunting. We’ll supply the baskets and decorations – you just come ready to glue and paste!

The Ultimate Bird Feeder Wednesday, April 16, 4–5:30 pm $5/child | RSVP by Monday, April 14 | 5 child min; 16 max Coax those beautiful birds a little closer, all the better to enjoy their songs. We’re making bird feeders that will keep them coming back for more.

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March Theme – Spring is in the Air April Theme – Time to Smell the Flowers Leaping Leprechauns Wednesday, March 12, 4–5 pm $5/child | RSVP by Monday, March 10 | 4 child min; 16 max Luck is headed your way with our St. Patrick’s Day event. Come to Kids’ Corner to help us celebrate with crafts, games and a special holiday treat.

Busy Bunnies Thursday, March 20, 4–5 pm $5/child | RSVP by Monday, March 17 | 4 child min; 16 max Hop over to the Club for games and crafts just in time for the upcoming holiday. Tasty treat included!

Spring Hike Wednesday, April 9, 2–3 pm $5/child | RSVP by Monday, April 7 | 4 child min; 16 max Join us as we enjoy the sights and sounds of the spring season with a hike before exploring any treasures we collected over a snack.

Flower Printing Wednesday, April 16, 4–5 pm $5/child | RSVP by Monday, April 14 | 4 child min; 16 max Have you ever painted with flowers? We’ll bring out the artist in you as we paint with petals and flowers to create a true masterpiece. Treats will be devoured as our work of art dries. Parents, check out the program for children ages 7–10 offered at the same time!

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Kids’ Zone

Monday-Friday 5:30–7:30 pm & Saturday 8–10 am Closed Sunday | $5/day or $25/6 days | 4 child min; 25 max The Club at Town Center is excited to announce Kids’ Zone, a new program for children ages 7–10 that started in December. Parents, drop off your children in the Teen Room for up to two hours with an activity leader to explore a game, special craft or science experiment while you enjoy another amenity of the Club or Somersett community. To register for this program, please fill out a registration form at the concierge desk by the Thursday before.


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ur 2014 summer camp, “Setting Sail for Adventure,” is right around the corner, so sign up your kids early. Beginning June 16, campers will be able to enjoy

themed activities, crafts, science experiments, sports, swim lessons three days a week and lots of summer laughter! Registration will begin Saturday, March 1. For more information on non-resident pricing and structure, please visit the camp page on mysomersett.com or contact Melissa Chenoweth at mchenoweth@mysomersett.com.

Themed Camp 8 am–4 pm for children ages 5 through 12 | $125/week/child $25/child/week to sign up for aftercare 4 pm–6 pm

Themed Kids’ Corner Camp 8 am–1 pm for children ages 3 through 6 | $100/week/child

Kids’ Club Themes June 16–20 June 23–27 July 7–11 July 14–18 July 21–25 July 28–August 1 August 4–8

Worldly Travels Super Survival Experience Awe-mazing Animals Hollywood Stars A Sea Voyage Moovin’ & Groovin’ Wacky & Wonderful

Kids’ Corner Themes June 16–20 July 7–11 July 21–25 August 4–8

Worldly Travels Awe-mazing Animals A Sea Voyage Wacky & Wonderful

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Miscellaneous Kids’ Programs Girls Only Slumber Party Friday through Saturday, March 7–8, 8 pm–8 am $15/child; $25/guest | Ages 7–12 RSVP by Monday, March 3 | 6 girls min; 16 max It was so much fun, we’re doing it again! Grab your sleeping bag and your friends for an evening of games, movies, food and fun at a girls only sleepover! We’ll enjoy a delicious dessert in the evening and then breakfast when we wake up. There won’t be another sleepover until October, so don’t miss out!

Starbright School Program

Movie Night Friday, March 28 & April 25, 5:30–8:30 pm $10/child | RSVP by the Monday before Hop into the Club for our most popular event. In March, we’re playing Baby Geniuses & The Mystery of the Crown Jewels for kids ages 3–6 while older children ages 5–12 watch Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 in the Sports Court. In April, children ages 3–6 will watch Adventures in Zambezia, and the big kids, ages 5–12, will watch Frozen. Make sure to reserve your child’s spot and take the opportunity to enjoy the weather or some adult time.

Spring Break Day Camp Monday, March 31 to Friday, April 11, 8:30 am–4 pm Ages 5–12 | $25/day/child; $110/week/child 5 child min; 25 max Don’t have any plans for the kids during spring break? The Club will be hosting exciting day camps while schools are out of session. Games, arts, crafts and science experiments are just the beginning. Bring your jacket and water bottle for all the activities. Lunch and snack will be provided daily. Space is limited, so sign up early at the concierge desk.

Monday–Friday | Ages 5–12 Register by the Thursday before | 4 child min; 16 max Morning Program: 7–8:30 am $25/child/week; $7/child/day Afternoon Program: 3:30–6 pm $40/child/week; $10/child/day This quality program features a wide variety of activities, including special sports instruction, arts and crafts, fitness, cooking and much more. Snack and homework assistance are provided during the educational hour. It is our goal to help develop great self-esteem for all participants in an active and positive environment. Please register your child at the concierge desk.

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775-420-0659 The Tween Scene is designed just for kids ages 11 to 15. All Tween Scene members enjoy quarterly newsletters filled with the latest tween trends, event invites and birthday wishes. To register, please fill out a registration form at the concierge desk or on mysomersett.com and return it to the Club. For more information regarding the Tween Scene, please contact Melissa Chenoweth at mchenoweth@mysomersett.com. 10

Girls’ Only Movie Night Friday, April 11, 5:30–8:30 pm $7/tween; $10/tween guest RSVP by Monday, April 7 It’s movie night, and this time it’s for girls only! Invite your friends and neighbors to the Teen Center to swoon over a heartthrob movie, giggle with the girls and fill up on pizza.


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Somersett Homeowners Golf Course The Canyon Nine is an executive nine-hole par 3 course designed by U.S. Champion Tom Kite. It is the perfect place for learning the game or enjoying a quick round after work. The course is an amenity for all residents of Somersett, including those living in Sierra Canyon by Del Webb.

27 Miles of Trails Enjoy the outdoors with the 27 miles of developed trails within Somersett.

Somersett Homeowners Amenities The Club at Town Center, a 22,000 square foot, 9 million dollar facility is the showpiece of the Somersett resident amenity program, which also includes the Canyon Nine par 3 golf course, 27 miles of hiking and biking trails.

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Pools/Spas A resort pool with a 98 foot water slide and interactive pool toys highlight Somersett’s resort-style pool and the three lane junior Olympic pool is perfect for lap swimming and competitions. Two full spas are also within the water park area.

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The Great Room Enjoy a sunset, relax with a book in front of the fireplace, check your e-mail from your laptop on the wireless network or watch the golfers on the Canyon Nine from the outdoor deck. The Loft Somersett’s own entertainment and gathering room. Excellent for weddings, business meetings and gatherings.

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Adult Programs

All programs listed are for members of The Club at Town Center unless otherwise noted.

Saturday Snowshoeing

Ladies’ Night Out With Bubbles & Bliss

Saturday, March 8, 9 am–3 pm; Depart by 9:15 am FREE for residents | RSVP the Monday before 6 person min; 20 max Strap on the snowshoes and follow Linda into the Sierras for crisp air, stunning views and general exhilaration! This is a carpooling event, weather permitting. Please bring any water/food you will need along the way. Visit mysomersett.com for locations and registration.

Friday, April 25, 6–8 pm $20/resident; $30/guest | 8 adult min; 50 max RSVP by Monday, April 21 It’s ladies’ night out and we’re celebrating with a little bubbly! We’ll sample different champagnes, enjoy light appetizers and finish with the perfect dessert.

Saturday in the Sierras Saturday, April 12, 9 am–3 pm; Depart by 9:15 am FREE for residents | RSVP the Monday before 6 person min; 20 max With the snow melting, there’s no better time to enjoy the beauty of your surroundings on our popular mountain hikes. Please look for flyers posted at the Club and on mysomersett.com for location details. This is a carpooling event; please bring your own lunch.

Bocce Ball League Tuesdays & Wednesdays, April 1–May 7, 5:30 pm until sunset Weather permitting $20/team of 4; $30/team of 5; $40/team of 6 | 4 team min Our Bocce Ball League is back for 2014! Our first game of the year will start in April with matches every Tuesday or Wednesday on the bocce courts at the Somersett Golf & Country Club. Beginners are encouraged to join. Entry fee includes organized weekly matches on either Tuesday or Wednesday nights and passes to the league social on Friday, May 9. The SunSett Grille will also be providing a bocce menu with special deals during league play.

Adult Potluck Saturday, March 15 & April 19, 6–8 pm | 12 adults min; 50 max March theme: Green Delight April theme: Fruitful Dish Let’s welcome the warmer weather with good friends and good food at our popular monthly potluck. In March, prepare your favorite Irish dish just in time for the holiday. In April, explore different options with a dish made with your favorite type of fruit. Please indicate what you plan to bring when you RSVP.

Mojito Madness Friday, March 28, 6–8 pm $15/resident; $25/guest | 8 adult min; 50 max RSVP by Monday, March 24 Ah, mojitos. So crisp, delicious and refreshing. Join us for a selection of these delightful beverages, plus tasty appetizers and music, during an evening of fun and relaxation. Parents, don’t forget to sign up your children for movie night the same evening.

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Free Fly Fishing Classes Saturday, March 22 Sunday, April 13 Saturday, April 19, 2–5 pm Ages 10 and up (under 14 yrs must be accompanied by an adult) RSVP by the Monday before | 8 max; 4 min Looking for a new hobby or sport? Join us at the Club as the fly fishing experts from Reno Orvis offer exclusive, free on-site fishing classes in March and April. This is your chance to learn fly fishing basics from one of the most knowledgeable guides in the region, Brian Slusser, owner of Orvis endorsed Four Season Fly Fishing. Space is limited, so sign up early!

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ind down from a hectic week in one of our spacious cedar-lined saunas, and remember to take advantage of the many amenities in our locker rooms. Both the men’s and women’s locker rooms feature day use lockers, restrooms, showers and changing areas. Last but certainly not least, remember to utilize our massage room. The Club at Town Center has licensed massage therapists ready to cater to your aches and pains. Enjoy a relaxing and beneficial massage at your convenience by scheduling an appointment with one of our professionals. Whether you’re looking to alleviate stress, increase flexibility, improve your image or enjoy a bit of TLC, the Club’s menu offers many types of treatments to fit your needs. For more information on what we offer and to contact our massage therapists, check out the Sports tab of our website.


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Killer Kardio* w/ Traci 5:45–6:30 (max 14)

K Yoga w/ Renee 9–10

Yoga* w/ Linda 8:30–9:30

GS Yoga* w/ Karen 7:30–8:30

Yoga* w/ Linda 8:30–9:30

GS Yoga* w/ Renee 7:30–8:30

Yoga* w/ Linda 8:30–9:30

F.I.T. Instructor Varies 7:55–8:55 (max 20)

Step w/ Cindy 9:35–10:30

Body Sculpt* w/ Beth 9–9:45

Body Sculpt* w/ Beth 9–9:45

(max 12)

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Bosu Step/Sculpt w/ Cindy 9:35–10:30 (max 9)

(max 20)

Bosu Step/Sculpt w/ Cindy 9:35–10:30 (max 9)

Yoga* Instructor Varies 9–10

Gentle Sculpt w/ Beth 11:15–12 (max 10)

W.O.W. w/ Robyn 11:45–12:30 (max 20)

L.I.F.T. w/ Connie 12–1 (max 10)

T’ai Chi w/ Mark 11–12 (max 20)

Kids’ Fitness* (age 5–10) w/ Ashton 4:30–5:15 (max 16)

Yoga Jam w/ Linda 5:30–6:30 (max 18)

Kids’ Fitness* (age 5–10) w/ Christy 4:30–5:15 (max 16)

Zumba w/ Hixel 5:30–6:30

Indoor Cycling w/ Beth 5:30–6:15 (max 14)

Body Sculpt w/ Beth 6:30–7:15 (max 12)

Indoor Cycling w/ Ashton 5:30–6:15 (max 14) F.I.T. 15’s w/ Christy 6:15–7 (max 20)

Zumba w/ Hixel 6:35–7:35

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Ballroom Dance* w/ Andrew 6:30–7:30

F.I.T. 15’s w/ Christy 6:15–7 (max 20)

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Tuesday 7:30–8:30 am, 10–11 am; Thursday 7:30–8:30 am, 10–11 am Participants may only bring a plastic, closed container of water into class. No food is permitted in the aerobics room. All participants are asked to wipe down equipment after use. Used equipment should also be returned to original location. Class cancellations will be posted in the aerobics room and on our website.

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Swim Program 2014 Group Lessons

Winter Adult Spa

2-week session; 3 classes per week starting June 2 $30/session for members; $35/session for Goddard Group lessons are available to members of the Club and students of the Goddard School. Beginner, advanced beginner and intermediates levels will be offered.

The winter spa will remain open until further notice for use within the hours of 8 am to 8 pm, and 8 am to 7 pm on Sundays. Usage is strictly for adults only; no one under the age of 18 will be allowed on the pool deck. Please check in at the concierge desk to use the spa. Look online at mysomersett.com and at the Club for more information about pool deck closures to prepare for the 2014 summer season.

Parent/Toddler Lessons Saturdays & Sundays starting June 1, 9:15–9:45 am $5/class for members; $8/class for Goddard Parent-toddler lessons are available to members of the Club and students of the Goddard School. Children participating in the program must be between 6 months and 3 years of age with little to no experience in the water.

Private Lessons $20/single lesson; $90 for a package of 5; $140 for a package of 8 Private lessons are available to members of The Club at Town Center. Swimmers must be at least two years of age to participate. All lessons will be scheduled through your instructor during times that best meet the needs of the facility. All lessons are 30 minutes in length and will occur between 8–10 am and 5–6 pm.

WINTER SPA RULES 1. The winter spa adjacent to the play pool is for adults (18+) only. 2. Extended exposure to hot water or vapors may be detrimental to the health of elderly persons and persons with heart conditions, diabetes or high or low blood pressure. 3. People with skin, ear, genital or other body infections, open sores or wounds should not use the hot tub because of the possibility of spreading infection. 4. Patrons must not allow water in their mouths as this can cause infection and illness. 5. The heat of the hot tub water speeds up the effects of alcohol and can cause sleepiness, dizziness and unconsciousness. 6. Horse playing, splashing and swimming are not permitted in the spa.

Pools Opening For Summer Summer is getting closer and the warm weather is coming. This means the pools at the Club will be opening very soon. Our lap pool will open on Monday, May 19 and the play pool and family spa will follow on Saturday, May 24. We look forward to another safe, funfilled summer at the pools and we hope to see all of our residents enjoying the water. Keep an eye out for more dates and times in the coming months.

Registration begins Saturday, March 1 with further information on all swim programs available online at mysomersett.com or at The Club at Town Center.

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Fitness Classes For a complete description of all our classes, please visit the fitness class page of our website at mysomersett.com.

Tabata Bootcamp

March 24 through May 9 $300/resident; $350/non-resident RSVP by Friday, March 21 The workouts for this six-week program are very simple yet very intense. Tabata Bootcamp includes training techniques that are doable and achievable at any fitness level. The program consists of high intensity work followed by periods of rest. This helps increase metabolism and burn fat. Tabata Bootcamp will include body assessments, a workout plan and a nutritional journal. The Club at Town Center is currently working on finalizing the details for this fitness program. Please look for more information online at mysomersett.com and on flyers posted around the Club.

Personal Training

Personal training is a great way to get personalized routines designed to increase your performance and fitness results. If you’re new to the gym or coming back after some time off, our personal trainers can help you get back into shape safely with faster results. Please check the Sports tab of our website for personal training pricing and specials.

Fitness Questions

For information about classes, fitness equipment, reformer Pilates, personal training and pricing, please visit our website at mysomersett.com or contact Blake Lederman at blederman@ mysomersett.com or 787-4500 ext 333. If you’re new or just curious about all of our equipment, call today to arrange a complimentary fitness orientation.

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Tennis

We’re pleased to offer private or semi-private lessons, group classes and drill classes. We offer tennis for a variety of ages and services for any of our members. For further information about our tennis programming, please visit our sports page at mysomersett.com, or contact our tennis professional John Matthews at 287-8229. To register, visit the concierge desk and fill out a form.

Little Tykes Tennis: Ages 3–6 $50/child/session; $15/child/drop-in class, space permitting Register with the concierge 3 child max

Junior Tennis: Ages 7–12 $50/junior/session; $15/junior/drop-in class, space permitting Register with the concierge 6 junior max

Adult Drill Tennis Class $20/adult/class Register with the concierge 4 adult min; 6 max This class is designed for players who are fairly consistent when hitting medium-paced shots but not comfortable with all strokes and lacking execution when trying for directional control, depth or power.

Private Lessons $50/lesson or purchase a package of six lessons for $270 Semi-private lessons: $30/adult/lesson Register with the concierge


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Association Information The SOA is professionally managed by FirstService Residential. Onsite office is located at The Club at Town Center. Customer Care: 775-624-9152 Assessment mailing address: PO Box 54089 Los Angeles, CA 90054-0089 Account information: nevada.fsrconnect.com/somersett OFFICE HOURS Monday through Friday: 8 am–5 pm Closed Friday, April 18

CC&R Amendment Vote 

Private Street Snow Plowing

Now Due by 5 pm on Monday, April 14 to the onsite office The Board of Directors has voted through unanimous written consent to extend the CC&R Amendment Vote to Monday, April 14. If you have not cast your vote, please do so by April 14.

Private streets maintained by the Association are plowed according to the Board policy of three inches of snow accumulation. For more information on private street plowing, please call 624-9152. During inclement weather, gates may be placed in a hold open status for easy snow plow access. Please note the private streets located in the Village and Vue are maintained by the sub-association managed by Associa Sierra North. Call 626-7333 for plowing questions and concerns in these neighborhoods.

Assessment Reminder Assessments are due on the first of each month and are past due if not paid by 5 pm on the 30th of the month. A late fee of $25 will be posted to accounts not paid by the last business day of the month. Accounts 60 days past due will lose clubhouse and/or Canyon Nine privileges. Accounts 75 days past due will be sent to collections.

Assessment Payments Submitted Online You may or may or may not be aware that you can pay your monthly assessments online from the FirstService Residential website. Please be aware that payments submitted online go through a third party payment processing company named Paylease. Payments submitted through Paylease will, and typically do, take up to 3 business days to be credited to your assessment account. Please keep this information in mind for last minute assessment payments as payments received after the 30th are subject to a $25 late fee. Paylease does charge a fee for their services, and you can pay a larger fee to have the payment posted within one business day. If you would like information on automatic payments that are processed free of charge, please contact the association and request a ‘surepay application’. You may also submit payments to the SOA office, via check or money order only.

Gate Codes Homeowners living behind gates within the community, excluding the Village and Vue, are reminded to change their gate codes annually to limit unwanted traffic. Utility and mail companies have all been assigned vendor codes for gates throughout the community. These vendors include UPS, FedEx, Truckee Meadows, NV Energy and Waste Management. If you have another vendor doing specific work on your property, you may give them your gate code or you may contact the Association to set up a separate gate code.

Public Street Snow Plowing

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Public streets are maintained by the City of Reno. For more information on the street plowing priority listing or to report street conditions, visit reno.gov or call Reno Direct at 334-4636. Somersett Parkway, Evening Rock Trail, Del Webb Parkway and Somersett Ridge Parkway are all classified as priority one streets.

Sidewalk Snow Plowing Homeowners are responsible for maintaining the sidewalks adjacent to their property. The Association will plow the common area pathways/sidewalks along the three major parkways (Somersett, Del Webb and Somersett Ridge) if there is still snow on the walkways within 48 hours after the end of snow fall.

Compliance Information To report a non-compliance, please email or call Sean Stapleton at sstapleton@mysomersett.com or 787-4500 ext. 322. Please note that while we do investigate and document each complaint received, we cannot disclose the status of anyone’s account. Should a homeowner not respond to or correct a violation, he or she will be summoned to a hearing at which time they could be suspended from the Club and assessed fines. Once fines reach $500, a lien could be placed on the property. At this time the Association has a policy not to enter a property, unless it is bank owned, and then only to repair front yard landscaping.

Roundabout Driving As you approach the roundabout, slow down and yield to pedestrians and bicyclists. For multi-lane roundabouts, choose the appropriate lane to use. Yield to driver’s left. Those in the roundabout have the right-of-way. Travel counter-clockwise through the roundabout. Use your turn signal when exiting.  Additionally make sure you are observing posted speed limit signs.

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2014 Meeting Schedule Any changes to the meeting dates will be updated online at mysomersett.com on the SOA’s News & Documents page. Executive sessions, AGC and CSC meetings are not open to residents other than those on the agenda. Communications, Strategic Planning and Finance Committee meetings are open to all owners and are held at The Club at Town Center. Meetings of the Board of Directors are also open to all owners and are held at The Club at Town Center. MARCH 4 6 12 20 20 24 27

6 pm Strategic Planning 9:30 am AGC 8:30 am CSC 9:30 am AGC 4 pm Executive 5:30 pm Finance 6 pm Communications

APRIL 1 6 pm Strategic Planning 3 9:30 am AGC 9 8:30 am CSC 17 9:30 am AGC 17 4 pm Executive 18 SOA CLOSED 21 5:30 pm Finance 23 5:30 pm Board 24 6 pm Communications

Meeting Agendas and Minutes Agendas for both the Board of Directors’ and Finance Committee meetings will be posted online at mysomersett.com at least ten days prior to the scheduled meeting. Minutes of these meetings will be posted online at nevada.fsrconnect.com/somersett once they have been approved at the next scheduled meeting. For a draft copy of minutes, please submit your request to staff at soa@ mysomersett.com.

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If history has taught us anything, it’s virtually impossible to consistently and accurately predict corrections. It’s time and not timing that matters most. Ideally, you want to be invested with managers who can navigate through the volatility and identify the new opportunities early. So, while waiting for a correction sounds prudent, the opportunity cost of missing the early shift into the new leadership may be the most costly mistake of all. This information is provided by Eddie Vergara, First Wall Street Investments. For a free, no obligation, portfolio review, call (775) 287-1361 or e-mail: eddie.vergara@wedbush.com. Securities offered by Eddie Vergara DBA First Wall Street Investments through Wedbush Securities Inc.  Wedbush Securities Inc. is Member NYSE/FINRA/SIPC. Client Financial Service Office: 1200 Prospect Street, Suite 350, La Jolla, CA 92037 (858) 454-3551.

The Club at Town Center & Canyon Nine Reminders Inclement Weather The Club at Town Center may operate on limited hours due to inclement weather. We will do everything we can to open by 8 am and remain open until 6 pm. Please call ahead to 787-4500 to check mysomersett.com when it snows. Update your profile on mysomersett.com If you are logging into the site for the first time, your username is the four-digit member number plus the extension number excluding the zeros, which is located on your member card. Your password will be your last name in all lowercase. For example, Mary Smith is member number 4898-002. Her username is 48982; her password is smith. If you have questions regarding the changes to mysomersett.com or for log in information, please contact Lauren at lstemmler@mysomersett.com or by calling 787-4500 ext 327. Once you have logged in and updated your profile, remember to opt-in to any of our groups for the latest information. Groups include: Sports & Fitness, Adult Programs, Kids’ Programs, Golf, Community Events, Private Events and Aquatics. Each group receives a monthly email on the fifth with current information and tips. RSVP Policy Please remember to RSVP for programs by the deadline listed so we can ensure that enough supplies and staff 22

are available. All event fees are due at time of reservation. Cancellations must be made 48 hours before an event to receive a refund. No refunds will be given for no-shows. Unless noted, all events are for residents only. If residents choose to bring a guest, event and guest fees apply. Late Pick-Up Fee The Club will charge a late pick-up fee for any child not picked up within 15 minutes of a program’s end time, including Kids’ Corner. Following the 15-minute grace period, a $5 fee will be charged for every 10 minutes your child remains with us. Guest Fees: $10 adult; $8 junior Members are allowed to bring up to six guests at one time for a maximum of ten visits per guest. Members must accompany guests at all times. Alcohol Policy Alcoholic beverages may be purchased from the Club. Members and their guests are not allowed to bring their own alcoholic beverages onto the premises, including the pool area and Canyon Nine. No alcoholic beverages will be sold or served to any person not permitted to purchase the same under the laws of the state of Nevada or be sold for off-premises consumption. The Club reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to refuse service to any member or guest who appears to be intoxicated.


march + april 2014 Somersett’s Starbright School Program M–F (see page 10)

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March 1 Please note the color coding system for events throughout Somersett Living and all SOA Communications: Brown: Events for residents with access to The Club at Town Center Blue: SOA events open to all residents, including Sierra Canyon Green: Events at the SGCC that are open to all residents

Camp & Swim Sign-ups Begin

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Saturday Snowshoeing ––––––– Girls Only Slumber Party ––––––– 9 10 11 12 13 14 15

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner at SunSett Grille

Leaping Leprechauns

Craft Club

Adult Potluck 16 17 18 19 20 21 22

Busy Bunnies

Fly Fishing

Bunny Baskets

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Book Club Tabata Bootcamp Begins

Mojito Madness

New Resident Orientation

Craft Club

Movie Night

Little Tykes Golf 30 31 April 1 2 3 4 5

Bocce Ball Begins April 1 through May 7, Tuesdays & Wednesdays

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Girls Only Movie Night

Spring Hike

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Masters Par-3 Tournament Saturday in the Sierras

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Egg-Stravaganza

Flower Printing Fly Fishing

Prime Rib Night

The Ultimate Bird Feeder

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Fly Fishing

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Easter Brunch

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Book Club Little Tykes Golf 27

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Adult Potluck

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Ladies Night Out with Bubbles & Bliss Movie Night 23


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Somersett Living March/April 2014