The Spirit of the Season at Lake Oconee!

The Sprit of the Season at Lake Oconee!

Merry Christmas everyone!!!  There is a lot excitement here at the Lake this season!  Neil Boortz was just here broadcasting live at The Ritz Carlton Lodge on Lake Oconee.  We are all running around like little elves getting our annual Keller Williams Christmas party together.  It will be a fun, catered event featuring live entertainment by Eric Dodd!  This will be a fun time to reach out to our community and to show a little bit of love to our clients!

Neil Boortz at The Ritz Carlton Lodge on Lake Oconee! 

Here are some of the happenings and highlights: 

In Eatonton:

  • December 8th-Crooked Creek Pines Farm is hosting a Holiday Celebration from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.  Activities include The Reynolds Chorus, Visit with Santa, Local Vendors, Elf Workshop, Sleigh Hayrides, and more!
  • December 14th– OPAS presents “Family Holiday Celebration”
  • December 16th-Crooked Creek Pines Farm is hosting Santa and SIets from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.  By reservation only.  Activities include cookie decorating, one-on-one time with Santa, and take away photos.
  • December 19th– Christmas on the Avenue

In Greensboro:

Check out The Ritz Carlton Lodge atLakeOconeeall month long for special events including the Linger Longer Express, Ice Skating, The Gingerbread House and Breakfast with Santa.

Other Events:

  • December 15th-Christmas in the Swamp benefiting Gatewood Schools, Inc. Located at the Lake Oconee Campus,680 Old Phoenix Road from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm.  Come enjoy activities such as a bounce house, rock wall, live music, hayrides, spider jump, trackless train ride, art & craft vendors, fire pit with smores, class Christmas tree auction, chick-fil-a and more!  Santa will arrive by Fire Truck!!!  Also a raffle drawing will be held for a John Deere Gator.

Community Outreach:

I believe that giving back to our community is very important all during the year.  Below are 2 charities that are near and dear to my heart:

The Eatonton Service League Annual Toy Drive-this local, non-profit group collects donations and toys from local businesses and schools to distribute to needy children in our area.  Please contact Hollie Haley at 706.473.3031 for more information.

2nd Harvest Food Distribution, Greensboro– Every 3rd Saturday (December 15th) at Greene County High School, 1002 South Main Street, Greensboro from 9:00 am to 11:00 am.

2nd Harvest Food Distribution, Putnam– Every 4th Saturday (December 22nd) atPutnamCountyElementary School,314 S. Washington Ave, Eatonton from 10:00 am to 12 pm.

 The Reynolds Plantation Ladies Golf group giving to The Eatonton Service League.

 The Traveling Men Chapter 4 giving to The Eatonton Service League Toy Drive at Keller Williams Lake Oconee office.

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