Activities
A two-page, printable (PDF) summary of many of the activities below
for 2019 is available, which includes dates and times.
 
Current scheduling information for many of the Activities described
below can also be found in the Comprehensive BHA Calendar
 
Bible Study
 
Bible Study meets on most Thursdays, beginning at 10:00 AM.  New members welcome.  Contact Sue Eldredge (Free Drop Way).
 
Card Playing and Gaming Gatherings
 
  • Bridge Bridge League, at the Community Center every Monday, 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM. Contact Don Gerberg (Lob Way) or Ed King (Long Spoon Way)
  • Canasta Group, at the Community Center every Wednesday, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM. Contact Karen Summers (Topline Way)
  • Mahjong Group, at the Community Center:
    • Thursday mornings, 10:00 AM. Contact Susan King (Long Spoon Way) AND
    • Tuesday evenings 6:30 PM. Contact Debbie Reilly (Apron Way)
  • Pinochle Group, at the Community Center every Tuesday, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM. Contact Don Yetter, (Putters Dell)
  • Poker Group, at the Community Center every Wednesday, 6:30 PM. Contact Phil Stefanini (Cleek Way)
  • Rummikub Group, at the Community Center every Monday, 10:00 AM,  Contact Susan King, 302-945-7249.
 
Community Center (Pool, Children's Playground, Exercise Room, and more)
 
Located on Green's Way, half-way between the Clubhouse and the Route 23 entrance, adjacent to the second hole. See the FAQ for more detail on the amenities available at the Community Center and the large number of activities that are conducted there, as well as pool hours (in season).
 
Golf
 
The Baywood Greens Pro Shop organizes special tournaments throughout the year, and coordinates league formats at Baywood Greens, primarily for residents. Contact Head Pro Tony Hollerback at the Pro Shop at 947-9800 for complete information for each of the following.
  • The Baywood league will take place on Wednesdays with assigned tee-times beginning at 10:00 am.  League play began in April and continues into the fall. Format will be two-person teams.
  • The Pro Shop will again be coordinating a Tuesday Evening league two-person, handicapped team format in 9 hole matches with tee times starting at 5:00 PM each week.  
  • The Baywood Ladies League is coordinated through the Pro Shop on Tuesday afternoons, with tee times scheduled at approximately 2:00 PM and later. This league will have no organized events, games, or prizes -- it's all about playing golf.
Other golfing groups in the area include:
  • The Yetter League (formerly the Long Neck Golf Association) is an area-based group that plays throughout the year and has over 100 members, largely from Baywood and its sister Pot-Nets communities. In season, tee times are on Wednesdays with either an 8:00 AM or 9:00 AM shotgun start at a variety of area courses ranging from Dover in the north to Ocean City in the south and to Bridgeville in the west.  The league plays off-season as well, with a winter league that plays Monday (a rotating list of courses) and Wednesday (always at Baywood).  Baywood residents Bill Daly (Crooked Stick Way) and Don Gerberg (Lob Way) are contacts.
  • The Indian River Senior League runs five different area-wide golf groups with several hundred players.  Most groups play on Monday and visit courses throughout the area on a rotating basis.  You must be a member of the Indian River Senior Center (214 Irons Avenue in Millsboro, 302-934-8839) to be able to join one of these leagues.
Miscellaneous
  • Just Mrs - Monthly get togethers for Baywood widows. Contact Patsy Donahue (Free Drop Way) or Joyce Osik (Approach Way).
  • Knitting/Crafts, at the Community Center the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month September through May, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM. Contact Sue Walsdorf (Back Nine Way).
  • Ladies Luncheon, Baywood Women's Luncheons are open to all residents, family members, house guests and friends. The luncheons occur on the third Wednesday each month, except November (no luncheon) December (2nd Wednesday), at various local  restaurants. Refer to the Upcoming Events section on the BHA home page for times, locations and any date changes. Contact Karen Kehler (Caddies Way)
  • Cigar Club, at the Sales Center (back patio) the second Monday of the months April through October, weather permitting. 7:00 PM. Contact Jack Walsdorf (Back Nine Way).
  • Pickle Ball, at the Baywood Tennis Court every Friday morning, weather permitting, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM. Contact Mike Driscoll (Crooked Stick Way).
  • Pot Luck Suppers, at the Community Center the 2nd Thursday of the months January - June, August, October and Saturday of Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Contact Kathi Jensen (Putters Dell).
  • Trivia or Mingo, at the Community Center the third Thursday of January - May, September - October, and the 4th Thursday in November, 6:00 PM. Contact Steve Chazanoff (Approach Way) or Janice Henning (Caddies Way).
  • Walkers Group, at the Community Center every Tuesday and Thursday, 8:45 AM. Inside walking to instructional DVDs. Contact Debbie Wilkins (Topline Way) or Betsy Botka (Long Spoon Way).
  • Water Aerobics, at the Community Center pool every Monday and Wednesday during June through August, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM. Contact Sharon Horn (Greens Way).
  • Women's Excercise - At the Community Center every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM Varies between Pilates, yoga, aerobics and hand weights. Bring mat or towel for convenience. Contact Gail Collins (Dogleg Way).
  • Women's Social Hour, at the Community Center the last Thursday of each month except June through August and holidays, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM. Contact Betsy Botka (Long Spoon Way) and Debbie Wilkins (Topline Way).
 
 
 
Photos on this page courtesy of Christine Gaeckle