• Englewood

    Located in Sarasota County, just south of Venice and north of Port Charlotte on the Gulf Coast, this former fishing village has become a renowned, active retirement community with beautiful beaches, good restaurants, great people, and is just minutes from larger cities. In January, the average daily temperature is in the mid to low 60's, and in the 70's and 80's through April. Read More
  • Clubhouse

    Tangerine Woods has a beautiful clubhouse which houses the office, a large auditorium with a stage, a library, card rooms, craft room, restrooms and showers, sauna, gym, pool table, table tennis, kitchen, and screened lanai with plenty of room for any of the 69 activities offered in our neighborhood. There is something for everyone. Read More
  • Activities

    Tangerine Woods is a well kept, beautiful, gated community for seniors 55 and older. Homes surround three large lakes and Florida wildlife is prevalent. In addition to the many organized activities available, there are many outdoor activities to enjoy with your neighbors in the community including shuffleboard, bocci ball, tennis, horseshoes, fishing, bike riding, and more. Read More
  • History

    The 114 acres of land for Tangerine Woods (TW), nestled in the southwestern end of Sarasota County, between Venice and Port Charlotte, were purchased on January 14, 1983. The gated 55+ community has 366 homes, a walking trail, three lakes and beautiful recreational facilities. For those who live here year-round or just during the winter season, this is paradise. Read More
  • Activities

    Tangerine Woods has activities for everyone. There is a beautiful pool and hot tub with daily water aerobics, horseshoes, shuffleboard and bocci ball with community teams and competition, tennis courts, an exercise room, as well as yoga, crafts of all kinds, discussion groups, computer classes, bingo, cards, woodcarving and so much more. Read More
  • Social Events

    Our recreation committee (TWERC) is always busy organizing fun things to do for our residents. Some annual parties include the Welcome Back Party, a Victorian Luncheon, Strike It Rich Monte Carlo Night, local entertainers, several dances, a flea market, and benevolent activities such as the St. Jude’s Soup Luncheon, Adopt-a-Family and Relay for Life. Read More
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Welcome to Tangerine Woods

 

HomebyLake

Tangerine Woods is a deed-restricted, resident-owned gated community in Englewood, Florida, 20 miles south of Sarasota and within three milesenglewood-beach of the beautiful Gulf of Mexico beaches.  The community has a large clubhouse, heated swimming pool with hot tub, sauna, exercise room, tennis courts, shuffleboard courts and a bocce court.  Many of the homes are located on waterfront property.

HomebyLake

Englewood is often ranked No. 1 for its natural, cultural and historical amenities.  It has been voted as one of the top 10 destinations and the best affordable neighborhood for retirement in the U.S.

 

LakeWe are in a low density area, close to many shopping, medical facilities, golf courses and entertainment attractions. Several regional airports: Tampa, Sarasota, Fort Myers, St. Petersburg/Clearwater and Charlotte County (Fort Myers/Punta Gorda) are close.

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Volunteerism keeps the community healthy and active. Our men's group gathers weekly to handle maintenance projects around the community. Everyone gets involved in community dinners, dances and holiday decorating. The many efforts and talents of all our volunteers help keep our monthly maintenance fees to a minimum.

HorseshoesOur Recreation Committee provides a sphere of action. A variety of activities occur weekly that create an excellent way to get to know your neighbors and form new friendships. Please read our other articles to learn more about our community. This website, including the pictures, words, marketplace and calendar are maintained by our own web committee.

 

Updates

Our deepest sympathies to the family of Keith Spaulding of TW Blvd, who passed away on August 28th.  No further information is available at this time.

Deepest sympathies also to the family of Dolores Altmann of Watersedge St, who died on August 7th.  Private services were held.

A reminder to all that Saturday morning coffee will take a break in August. See you on September 6th.

As you can see, our new site is now active.  While the majority of changes were behind the scenes, there is a new look, but all the old features are there.  This will be a work in progress as there is more we would like to add, but check it out.

Need a password to get into certain areas of the website? Contact Pat Finkenbine or Doreen Barrett.

Upcoming Events

  • Water Aerobics Wed. 24 Sep, 2014 (10:00 am - 11:00 am) Activities 50 minute aerobics tape used at the pool
  • Mah Jongg Wed. 24 Sep, 2014 (12:30 pm - 3:00 pm) Activities Chinese Tile Game at the card room in the clubhouse. Instruction available on Wednesdays.
  • Bingo Wed. 24 Sep, 2014 7:00 pm Activities At the clubhouse
  • Ceramics Thu. 25 Sep, 2014 8:30 am Activities Learn to make unique ceramic pieces with Shirley and Janet in the clubhouse.
  • Chair Aerobics Thu. 25 Sep, 2014 (9:00 am - 10:00 am) Activities Stretch and Strength DVD in the clubhouse

Latest Photos

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