Communicator

 

 

 

 

   H.O.A. OFFICE 

MONDAY - FRIDAY

8AM TO 4PM 

732-458-3400

732-458-9274 (fax)

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

 

CLUB HOUSE HOURS

 

 7AM TO 11PM MONDAY - SUNDAY 

 During off hours you must use the key pad to gain entry

  

 

*********

TOWN SQUARE AT THE JERSEY SHORE

Wednesday October 5th 12:30pm

Free Luncheon & Games & Prizes

Club House

Call Michelle in the Office to reserve your seat

 

********* 

 2022 

BOARD OF TRUSTEE MEETING SCHEDULE 

10AM Broadcast Live on Xfinity/Comcast Ch. 97

 JANUARY 24

FEBRUARY 28

MARCH 28

APRIL 25

MAY 23

JUNE 27

JULY 25

AUGUST 22

SEPTEMBER 26

OCTOBER 24  6:30PM

NOVEMBER 28

DECEMBER 26

  

 

*********

 THANKSGIVING FOOD DONATIONS

Please bring a $20.00 gift card or cash to the Club House.

It may be left in the mailbox adjacent to the H.O.A. Office door.

Please be sure your name & address in on the envelope

 

 *********

 

GB II NFL SUNDAY

  No Games on Oct 9th & 16th

Future Games to Be Announced

 

*********

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS & BAGELS

Sponsored by Willow Springs Rehab

Wednesday October 12th 9:30am

Club House

 

 *********

LADIES NIGHT OUT

THURSDAY  OCT 13th  6:00PM

COME CELEBRATE HALLOWEEN

COSTUME OPTIONAL

 

PLEASE CONTACT YOUR HOSTS FOR THE EVENING

CAROL MALONEY, SANDY SICCONE & MARIANNE STAHL

REFRESHMENTS & SNACKS WELCOMED

  

 *********

MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT INFORMATION SEMINAR

Tuesday October 18th  1pm

Club House

Call Michelle in the Club House to register

 

*********

FLU SHOT CLINIC

Thursday October 20th 8am to 11am

Club House

Bring your Medicare or Insurance Card

Call Michelle in the Club House

*You Must Have an Appointment*

Shots will be administered by Campbell's Pharmacy of Spring Lake

 

*********

 

OCTOBERFEST

 

Friday October 21st  6-10pm

Octoberfest Menu

The Music of Steve & Debbie

 

 

 *********

OCTOBER LUNCHEON

October 26th 12pm Club House

Complete Care is hosting a free lunch

They will be providing info on the

ABC's & 123's of Post Hospital Care & Benefits

Call Michelle in the Club House to reserve a seat

*********

 

GBII CRAFT SHOW & BAKE SALE

NOV 5TH, 2022

GREENBRIAR II CLUB HOUSE

 

SPACES ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR VENDORS

$25.00 

PLEASE CONTACT

JAN LAVANCE  732-714-6519

 

*********

$

WEEKLY ACTIVITIES

 

 Monday's

 AEROBICS 10:00AM 

  

 Tuesday's

BOCCEE 9:30AM  

LINE DANCING 10AM  

CHAIR DANCING  11AM  

QUILTING 1PM

BILLIARDS (8-BALL) 6:30PM

   

Wednesday's 

2ND WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING 9:30AM

 LIFETIME FITNESS 10AM   

KNITTING 10AM

WOMEN'S SHUFFLEBOARD 1PM

BINGO 6PM  

 

 Thursday's

3rd Thursday of every month

 R & A MEETING 10AM

 

 CERAMICS  1PM 

BILLIARDS (8-BALL)  6:30PM

 

  Friday's

LIFETIME FITNESS 10AM  

 

 

*********  

 

GB II BUS SCHEDULE

ve) 

 

FRIDAY 10/7 SHOP RITE

TUESDAY 10/11 STOP & SHOP

WEDNESDAY 10/12 FREEHOLD MALL/WEGEMANS

FRIDAY 10/14 SHOP RITE

TUESDAY 10/18 WALMART/ALDIS

FRIDAY 10/21 SHOP RITE

TUESDAY 10/25 OCEAN COUNTY MALL

FRIDAY 10/28 SHOP RITE

 

Please call Clubhouse to reserve a seat 

 

********* 

THE BRICK TWP SENIOR SHUTTLE PROVIDES FREE TRANSPORTATION TO RESIDENTS AGES 60 AND OVER

Monday through Thursday - transportation to and from Brick Twp shopping centers

(Wal Mart, Shop Rite, Stop & Shop, dollar store)

Last Friday of each month - Ocean County Mall

 

 

*********  

 

GREENBRIAR II BINGO

 

BINGO EVERY WEDNESDAY NIGHT AT THE CLUBHOUSE

$625 in CASH PRIZES

$150 JACKPOT

11 Games

Admission $2.00 for 4 games & additional games are $1.00

Doors open at 6pm for board purchase & games begin at 6:40 pm

Free Coffee & Tea

Bring Your Own Beverage & Snacks 

1 Guest per Resident 

 

*********  

TRAVEL CLUB

SEE THE BULLETIN BOARD IN THE CLUB HOUSE FOR

INFORMATRION ON DAY TRIPS, CRUISES AND MORE

Contact Monica  732-341-4555  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

*********

BAGELS & BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS

 

COME MEET WITH OUR FRIENDS FROM

WILLOW SPRINGS REHAB & HEALTHCARE CTR

CARDIAC CARE TEAM

OCTOBER 12TH 

  ENJOY A BAGEL WHILE YOU RECEIVE A MONTHLY

BLOOD PRESSURE CHECK

THIS EVENT  TAKES PLACE EVERY 2ND WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH

 

 *********

  IMPORTANT REMINDER!!!

DO NOT FEED THE WILD TURKEYS OR CANADIAN GEESE THAT WANDER

ABOUT OUR COMMUNITY!!!

 

*********

CARE-RING OFFICE EQUIPMENT

Anyone that has borrowed equipment from the Care-Ring Office and is no longer

using it, please make arrangements to have it returned.  This is especially true

of our transport wheelchairs.

 

*********  

 

 

MONTHLY MAINTENANCE PAYMENTS 

  

YOUR MAINTENANCE IS DUE ON THE 1ST  DAY OF THE MONTH 

 

IF IT IS NOT POSTED TO YOUR ACCOUNT BY THE 10TH OF THE MONTH

(for whatever reason) YOU ARE SUBJECT TO A $5.00 LATE FEE

 

WE ENCOURAGE EVERYONE TO SET UP AUTO PAYMENT

  CONTACT THE HOA OFFICE FOR DETAILS 

 

 

FOR THOSE RESIDENTS USING THEIR BANK'S BILL PAY OPTION - KEEP IN MIND THAT YOUR

BANK IS MAILING A PAPER CHECK TO THE PHOENIX ADDRESS VIA THE POST OFFICE

    PLEASE CONSIDER THIS WHEN YOU ENTER THE DATE FOR THE PAYMENT

 

*********

   

                                                                                                                                                                             CLUBHOUSE PARKING

 

ANY RESIDENT PARKING A VEHICLE IN THE CLUBHOUSE PARKING LOT 

IS SUBJECT TO THE RULES AND REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO PARKING.

VEHICLES NOT REGISTERED WITH THE 

H.O.A. OFFICE ARE SUBJECT TO TOWING AT THE OWNER'S EXPENSE

PLEASE CONTACT THE OFFICE A.S.A.P. & REGISTER YOUR VEHICLE

 

*********

 

BYLAWS & RULES & REGULATIONS

 

UPDATED COPIES ARE AVAILABLE ON LINE

AT Greenbriar2.com  OR IN THE H.O.A. OFFICE

 

 

********* 

  LAWN AND GARDEN CARE

  

 ALL BRANCHES AND TWIGS MUST BE

CLEANED UP FROM AROUND YOUR PROPERTY.  THIS IS THE RESPONSIBILTY OF THE 

HOME OWNER.  THIS ALLOWS THE LAWN MOVERS TO PASS SAFELY.

BRICK PUBLIC WORKS OFFERS ON-DEMAND COLLECTION OF BRUSH.  YOU

MUST CALL 732-451-4060 TO SCHEDULE A COLLECTION

  

******** 

Please do not put garden debris out 

***it will not be picked up by the HOA!!***

 

 BRICK TWP PUBLIC WORKS OFFERS ON-DEMAND COLLECTION OF

BRUSH, METAL AND BULK ITEMS.  YOU MUST CALL 732-451-4060 TO

SCHEDULE COLLECTION.

 

TREE TRIMMINGS, HEDGE CLIPPINGS AND SIMILAR MATERIALS MUST

BE CUT TO A LENGTH NOT TO EXCEED 4 FEET AND MUST BE TIED IN

BUNDLES NO GREATER

THEN 2 FEET THICK FOR COLLECTION

********* 

  

ANY CLIPPINGS, TRIMMMINGS, DIRT, ECT. MUST BE PROPERLY DISPOSED OF

PLEASE DO NOT DISGARD IT IN THE COMMON AREAS 

 

  

GROUNDS REMINDER !!!!

 

 THE 3 FOOT  PERIMETER AND ANY TREES IN FRONT OF

YOUR HOUSE ARE YOUR RESPONSIBILITY.  IT'S A

GOOD TIME TO GET OUT THERE AND KEEP YOUR

PROPERTY NEAT. BY KEEPING THE AREA AROUND

YOUR HOME FREE OF TWIGS AND BRANCHES IT

ENSURES THAT THE LAWN COMPANY CAN

MOW THE GRASS. 

 

THE BUFFER ZONE OF APPROXIMATELY 3 FEET AROUND THE

EXTERIOR OF THE ENTIRE HOUSE MUST BE KEPT FREE OF GRASS THAT 

REQUIRES MOWING TO AVOID THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGE BY LAWN

MOWER EQUIPMENT.  FAILIURE TO MAINTAIN A BUFFER ZONE

WILL RELIEVE THE ASSOCIATION OF ANY LIABILITY FOR DAMAGE

*********  

ALL LANDSCAPE AND IRRIGATION ISSUES

MUST BE CALLED INTO THE HOA OFFICE SO THAT A WORK ORDER

FOR THE APPROPRIATE VENDOR MAY BE ISSUED.  THE WORKERS ON THE

PROPERTY WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ASSIST YOU. 

********** 

     

PROPERTY TAX DEDUCTION CLAIM FOR VETERANS OR

SURVIVING SPOUSE 

Forms are available in the H.O.A. office to receive a $250.00 property tax deduction.

 . They need to be completed and then returned to the  Brick Twp. Tax Assessor Office.

 

*********

 

 

COMCAST/XFINITY

 

IF YOU ARE A COMCAST/XFINITY CUSTOMER AND YOUR SERVICE 

GOES OUT (FOR ANY REASON) YOU  MUST CALL COMACST

AND REPORT THE OUTAGE TO THEM.

  

 ********* 

 E MAIL ADDRESSES

 

As an additional way to reach out to our residents we are asking for everyone to provide

the H.O.A. Office with an email address.  Please call so that we may update your file

 

*********

  

 Bicycle Safety

When riding your bike in the community, please be aware of those around you.  Many of our residents enjoy walking and

there have been reports to the H.O.A. Office that cyclists riding on the sidewalk have nearly collided with them. 

We ask that everyone be courteous and safety conscious. Bicycling in New Jersey is regulated under Title 39 of the

Motor Vehicles and Traffic Regulations laws.  For more New Jersey laws on bicycling,

please visit NJ DOT's Bicycling Regulations page. 

 

*********

 

IMPORTANT REMINDER

THE ROADS THROUGHOUT OUR COMMUNITY ARE MUNICIPAL ROADS

AND HAVE A POSTED SPEED LIMIT OF 30 MPH

The HOA office has been receiving an increased number of complaints about vehicles

that are speeding.  Please drive with care.  We have many residents who enjoy walking

and many who are out and about with their dogs.

Speeding endangers everyone on the road.  We all know the frustrations of modern

life and juggling a busy schedule, but speed limits are put in place to protect everyone

 

*********   

 

BRIAR II NEWS

CAN BE VIEWED ONLINE AT:

seniorpub.com/papers/briar_2.pdf 

 

 ********** 

 

BRICK TOWNSHIP SENIOR SHUTTLE

 

 

 THE SENIOR SHUTTLE PROVIDES FREE TRANSPORTATION TO RESIDENTS AGES 60 AND OVER

Monday through Thursday - transportation to and from Brick Twp shopping centers

(WalMart, Shop Rite, Stop & Shop, dollar store)

Last Friday of each month - Ocean County Mall

 

ANYONE WISHING TO UTILIZE THIS SERVICE SHOULD CALL 732-920-8686.  YOU NEED TO REGISTER

AND ADVANCE NOTICE TO REQUEST A RIDE IS NEEDED.  RESIDENTS ARE SCHEDULED ON A FIRST-COME,

FIRST-SERVED BASIS.

 

 ********* 

 

BRICK TWP SENIOR OUTREACH SERVICES 

The offices of Senior Services of Brick will be relocating to the Brick Twp Civic Plaza, 270 Chambers Bridge Rd.

and will remain there until the old volunteer EMS building located

at 500 Aurora Place is ready.  The office is open Mon - Fri 8:30-4:30 and will be used for

all outreach services.

 

*********

 

THE SENIOR SERVICES OUTREACH STAFF IS AVAILABLE TO HELP WITH APPLICATIONS FOR :

PTR, SENIOR GOLD, PAAD, HOME ENERGY ASST & MEALS ON WHEELS 

CALL FOR FURTHER INFORMATION 

732-920-8686

 

   *********

NEED HELP WITH FOOD SHOPPING??

ON-LINE FOOD SHOPPING SERVICES ARE STILL AVAILABLE THROUGH JERSEY CARES.

CALL 732-920-8686 FOR ASSISTANCE IN PLACING YOUR FOOD ORDER.

VOLUNTEERS ARE AVAILABLE TO DO YOUR FOOD SHOPPING.

 

 *********

 

**COMMUNITY CONCERNS**

 

 THE HOA OFFICE HAS BEEN RECEIVING  REPORTS REGARDING

OUR FOUR LEGGED FRIENDS !!!

  

* WHEN WALKING YOUR DOGS, YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR CLEANING UP AFTER THEM. YOU

SHARE THE WALKS AND COMMON AREAS WITH YOUR NEIGHBORS AND PLEASE DO NOT USE

YOUR NEIGHBOR'S TRASH CANS TO DISPOSE OF YOUR PET'S WASTE.

 

 

THESE RULES ARE IN PLACE TO PROTECT YOUR DOGS, AS WELL AS THE COMMUNITY.  OUR HOMES ARE CLOSE

TOGETHER AND EVERYONE SHOULD BE ABLE TO ENJOY THEIR YARDS AND COMMON AREAS.  WE ALSO

HAVE NEIGHBORS THAT ARE UNCOMFORTABLE AROUND ANIMALS, SO PLEASE BE A GOOD NEIGHBOR AND KEEP 

OUR COMUNITY SAFE AND CLEAN.

AS PET OWNERS IN GBII, YOU MUST COMPLY WITH THE GREENBRIAR II HOA RULES AND REGULATIONS

ARTICLE IX, SECTIONS 9

9.1, 9.1.1, 9.1.2, 9.1.3, 9.1.4 

 

DOG WALKERS

 

MANY RESIDENTS HAVE REPORTED ISSUES WITH YELLOWING AND DEAD GRASS AS

THE RESULT OF DOG URINE.  PLEASE BE MINDFUL WHEN WALKING YOUR DOGS AND

THE AREAS THEY RELIEVE THEMSELVES ON.  OUR RESIDENTS WORK VERY HARD

ON MAINTAINING THEIR PROPERTY 

 

**************

  

ARCHITECTURAL COMMITTEE 

MEETS TUESDAY MORNING - COMPLETED APPLICATIONS NEED TO BE

RECEIVED IN THE HOA OFFICE NO LATER THAN

MONDAY AT 3:30 TO BE REVIEWED THAT WEEK

 

**************

 

CARE-RING HAS EQUIPMENT THAT

RESIDENTS MAY BORROW..... CALL

ED PETERSEN  732-475-6468

 ANNE LEAHY   732-836-3288

BILL PHILIPSON 732-714-6735

  

**************

 

FOOD DONATIONS 

 

ARE BEING TAKEN FOR LESS FORTUNATE INDIVIDUALS.

NEW, UN-OPENED, NON-PERISHABLE FOOD CAN BE LEFT IN THE CLUBHOUSE 

PLEASE BE SURE THAT PACKAGES ARE SEALED AND EXPIRATION DATES

ARE CURRENT

 

***************

 SUPPORT OUR TROOPS

 

FOR OUR MILITARY MEN & WOMEN OVERSEAS

WE ARE COLLECTING NEEDED PRODUCTS.

THESE ITEMS WILL BE GIVEN TO THE VFW 1838

 WOMEN'S AUXILLARY FOR DISTRIBUTION.

A BASKET HAS BEEN SET UP IN THE CLUBHOUSE

ALONG WITH A COMPLETE LIST OF THE PRODUCTS

THAT ARE NEEDED.

WE THANK YOU IN ADVANCE FOR YOUR SUPPORT.

 

**************

 

MARION SECURITY 732-600-0999

MARION SECURITY IS HERE IN THE COMMUNITY

AS A DETERRENT -  NOT  TO TAKE THE PLACE OF THE

BRICK POLICE.  IF YOU ARE IN DANGER OR SEE

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY CALL 911

 

*********

THE BRICK POLICE TIP LINE

732-920-6258

www.brickpd.com/tip-line/

The Brick Police encourages residents to provide tips that will help Law Enforcement

authorities do the jobs.

 

Quality of Life is important to the Brick Police Dept. If you know of a quality of life problem

or have issue/concern within Brick Twp. and would like to have a Community Policing

Officer investigate the issue, please go to

www.brickpd.com/contact-us/quality-of-life-neighborhood-concern-form/

 

You may also submit your complaint by calling the Community Policing Office at (732) 262-1140

Examples of Quality of Life /Neighborhood concerns:

barking dogs, vehicle speeding & parking complaints, loud noise or any ongoing nuisance

 

************