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From the Social Committee

What we do

The Committee plans social gatherings and special events for residents of The Tate. Attending these activities, or joining other groups listed below, is a good way to become a part of our community.


Recurring Committee Events

Friday at Five

A social hour is held the third Friday of each month in the Laurel Fisher Gallery (LFG) from 5 to 6 p.m. Attendees bring their beverage of choice. If you wish to bring an appetizer to share, please sign up on the the week of the event on the bulletin board in the lobby mail room.

New Year’s Day Brunch

This open house is held in a resident’s unit. Look for an announcement on the mail room bulletin board or in your Google Group email.

4th of July Ice Cream Social

Typically held on the Second Floor Terrace between 1 and 2 p.m., this event features ice cream and toppings, served by the committee.

Fall Potluck

Celebrating the beginning of autumn, this event is held on the Second Floor Terrace, weather permitting. Residents sign up to bring a dish. Details are posted on the bulletin board in the lobby mail room.


Additional Activities


Art Receptions And Artist Talks

The art in the Laurel Fisher Gallery is selected by the Art Committee and rotated every six weeks. After the exhibit is installed, the committee hosts a reception the following Sunday from 4 to 6pm. Residents are invited to meet the artist and learn about the current show.

Poker Night

Meets each 2nd and 4th Monday. Space is limited. Contact Rose Nestor (rose.nestor@me.com) for additional information.

Men’s Group

Meets Wednesday’s at 11 a.m. Contact Lew Powell (wmlp@aol.com) for more information.

BLOTTs (Bag Ladies of The Tate)

This group meets daily, 4 to 5 p.m. Locations, which vary according to the weather, are the North Garden, the Laurel Fisher Gallery, or the Second Floor Terrace. Everyone is always welcome.


Tate Standing Committees

If you are interested in joining a committee, please contact the following individuals. To learn more about each committee, visit the Tate website Committees page, and consult The Tate Homeowners Guide.

Art: Locey Pfeifer – willoce@mac.com

Asset Investment: Don Doerr – donrdoerr@comcast.com

Budget Committee: Hallis – h@hallisllc.com

Building Committee: David Kolb – davkolb@gmail.com

Insurance: Carol Whipple – carol2crllc.com

Landscape: Diana Gardener – quercusgardener@gmail.com

Reserve Study: John Fisher – tenons2000@yahoo.com

Rules & Regulations: Laura Parrish – lparrish2150@gmail.com

Social: Mary O’Kief – Mokief@olypen.com


Updated 11 April 2024