Sapphire Valley ResortSapphire Gleamings ~ Your Weekly Sapphire Valley Events Program Guide 

 Sapphire Valley Resort Gleamings

Welcome to Sapphire Valley Resort, North Carolina

Be sure to scroll down to see all this weeks Gleamings! Times and Events May Change!
Next Week's Gleamings will be posted each Friday by noon. To Confirm Events, call 828-743-7663

RECREATION CENTER   828. 743. 1171 Open daily 8:00 am to 9:00 pm. Indoor Pool: 8:00 am to 8:45 pm.  Adult swim time 8:00 am-10:00 am. Sauna, jacuzzi, pool tables, air hockey, pinball machines, ping pong, video games, movie rentals, mini golf, tanning bed, horseshoe pits, massage therapy, personal training, facials & Fitness Room . Bike rental. Fun!

COMMUNITY CENTER   828. 743. 7663  Open  8:00 am to 6:00 pm daily. Socials, book library, television viewing rooms, gift shop, trip and event reservations, board games, puzzles, book exchange, craft classes, area information &  many special events, including musical concerts and presentations.
RED BIRD GOLF LINKS ~Executive 9 Hole Course
Open Daily, 9:00 am to 5:30 pm weather permitting. 828.743.1991
SAPPHIRE NATIONAL GOLF CLUB
Open Daily, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, weather permitting. 828.743.1174
FAIRFIELD LAKE BOAT DOCK 
Boat rental by special reservation 

BLUE RIDGE PUBLIC SAFETY  828.743.2199
G4S SECURITY   828.507.3361

 Sapphire Valley Resort - Weekly Trips
SAPPHIRE VALLEY VAN TRIP CANCELLATION POLICY:

 ADVANCE RESERVATIONS FOR ALL CLASSES, TRIPS, SPECIAL EVENTS & TOURS ARE REQUIRED. GUESTS MUST SIGN UP BY 6:00 PM ON THE EVENING PRIOR TO THE CLASS, TRIP OR TOUR TO PARTICIPATE. ALL CLASSES, TRIPS AND TOURS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE. MOST GO RAIN OR SHINE. SVMA RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CANCEL ACTIVITIES BASED ON PARTICIPATION LEVELS AND WEATHER ISSUES, IN WHICH CASE A FULL REFUND IS MADE.

Weekly Trips ( Please sign up for all trips at the Community Center, 39 riders per trip maximum, 743.7663 )

Monday,12:00 Noon SAPPHIRE/HIGHLANDS/CASHIERS SIGHT-SEEING EXCURSION A nice 4.5 hour trip that takes you up to the Highlands area for a 2 hour visit of shopping and sightseeing with numerous lunch opportunities ( not included in fare) ) in one of the mountains most interesting little towns. Finish with some local hot spot Nature sights. $20.00. Sign up by 11:15 Monday.

Tuesday, 9:00 am BILTMORE ESTATES & WINERY TRIP
Come with us as we jour ney to one of WNC’s most intriguing homes & winery. Bus leaves the CC at 9:00 am. Includes trip and admission; Adults: $65.00: Ages 10- 16: $45.00 Under 10: $20.00. Lunch is available at the estate ( not included in fare ). Please sign up by 6:00 pm Monday.

Tuesday, 9:00 am CHEROKEE EXPRESS INDIAN RESERVATION TRIP
We’ll take you to the Cher okee Indian Reservation to visit your choice of the Indian Museum, downtown shopping/lunch or Harrah’s Casino for gambling fun! $20.00 pp. Admission to museum not included. Sign up by 6:00 pm Monday.

Tuesday, 5:00 pm BOAT CRUISE ON LAKE GLENVILLE end the day spending 2 hours on beautiful Lake glenville, the highest lake in elevation east of the Mississippi! $38.00 pp. Sign up by 5:00 pm Monday.

Wednesday, 9:00 am PISGAH FOREST TRIP
Ride our bus thr ough the magical Pisgah For est and up to the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway where we’ll stop at two tremendous overlooks. There will be a lunch stop ( not in-cluded in fare ). Mountain ranges flora, fauna, waterfalls...many photo ops! Visit the Pisgah Trout Hatchery on the return. $20.00. sign up by 6:00 pm Tuesday. *Weather Permitting

SAPPHIRE VALLEY VAN TRIP CANCELLATION POLICY; ADVANCE  RESERVATIONS FOR ALL CLASSES, TRIPS, SPECIAL EVENTS & TOURS ARE  REQUIRED.  GUESTS MUST SIGN UP BY 6:00 PM ON THE EVENING PRIOR TO THE CLASS, TRIP OR TOUR TO PARTICIPATE.  ALL CLASSES, TRIPS AND TOURS ARE  NON-REFUNDABLE.  MOST GO RAIN OR SHINE.  SVMA  RESERVES THE  RIGHT TO CANCEL  ACTIVITIES BASED ON PARTICIPATION LEVELS AND  WEATHER ISSUES, IN WHICH CASE  A FULL  REFUND IS MADE.
 

Spa and Fitness Options - Racquet Club, Boat Dock, Gem Mine Info

*Times and programs may be subject to change or cancellation.

Spa and Fitness Options:

  • Massage Therapy Monday-Saturday at The Rec. Center. Please call for an appointment. $50.00 per 1/2 hour, $70.00 per hr. Couples Massage Workshop Mon-Friday at The Rec Center. Learn basic massage strokes from Alendia Vestal, LMBT, experience giving and receiving massage. One couple per session. $70. Call 743.1171
  • Hot Stone Massage Monday-Saturday at Rec. $75.00. Please call for an appointment. 743.1171
  • Facials at the Recreation Center, Saturdays only, by appointment only. 743.1171
  • Certified Personal Trainer Available at the Recreation Center. $50.00 per hour, personal training for 2 people together $75. 743.1171
  • Water Aerobics Class Monday through Friday. 9:30 am to 10:30 am. at The Rec. Center $5.00 743.1171

Wi-Fi INTERNET ACCESS AVAILABLE at the Sapphire Valley Recreation & Community Centers.

Discount Biltmore Estate Tickets   May be purchased at the CC. Save time at the gate! $45.00. 828.743.7663.
SAPPHIRE VALLEY GEM MINE open every day!
*conditions permitting Get your gear at Rec.  828.743.1171

 Sapphire Valley Resort Daily Schedule

Friday, Saturday & Sunday July 25th –27th

SUMMER COLORS FINE ART EXHIBITION & SALE For the first time this year the Art League of Highlands-Cashiers will be holding their SUMMER COLORS FINE ART EXHIBITION & SALE in Sapphire Valley. Oil paintings, watercolor, mixed media, photographs, sculpture, glass, one-of-a-kind jewelry and woodturnings will be on display and for sale. All work is original! Join us for the opening reception Friday, July 25th from 5 pm to 7pm or come and enjoy the Show on Saturday and Sunday from 10 am until 5 pm, and held in the Sapphire Valley Community Center. For more information please call the Sapphire Valley Community Center at 828.743.7663


Saturday, July 26th

9:00 am –Noon SUMMER TUBING AT SAPPHIRE VALLEY! $20 public, $15 amenity. 828.743.7663 OPEN Satur-day & Monday thru Thursday!

1:30 am– 3:00 pm HAMBURGERS & HOT DOGS at the Recreation Center pool! $4 burgers, $2 dogs! 828.743.1171

Monday, July 28th

10:00-11:00 am MONDAY SOCIAL: A 1 hour informative orientation to Sapphire Valley Resort. We discuss our events and activities for the upcoming week and answer all the important questions guests may have. No Charge. Door prizes, coffee and pastry. Held in the Sapphire room at the SV CC. 828.743.7663

12:00 Noon SAPPHIRE/HIGHLANDS CASHIERS TRIP ( Please see Weekly Trips)

5:00 RED BIRD GOLF CLINIC by pro Steve Martell. $10.00/1 hour, includes balls. Register at 828.743.1991

5:00 to 7:00 pm MEXICAN MONDAY DINNER Enjoy a variety of Authentic Mexican dishes, kids’ meals too! Margarita set-up avail-able ( byob ). Call ahead to sign up for take out or dine in! 828.743.7663

Tuesday, July 29th

8:00 am to 10:00 am GRACEANN’S BREAKFAST BUFFET served at the SV Community Center. Each week our award winning chef will bring new and exciting entrée’s and extras to our buffet!! This week will include Corn Beef Hash, Scrambled Eggs, Baked French Toast, Sausage, Coffee and OJ. $7.00 for Adults,$5.00 for 10 years old and under. It's not just pancakes any more! Fill up before the Biltmore and Cherokee Trips! 828.743.7663

 9:00 am BILTMORE ESTATES TRIP ( Please see Weekly Trips) 9:00 am CHEROKEE EXPRESS TRIP ( Please see Weekly Trips)

 9:00 am WATERFALLS & OVERLOOKS HIKE with Active Adventures. $69 includes hikes to several waterfalls and overlooks. Returns mid afternoon. 828.743.7663

 11:30 am– 3:00 pm HAMBURGERS & HOT DOGS at the Recreation Center pool! $4 burgers, $2 dogs! 828.743.1171

 

Wednesday, July 30th

9:00 am PISGAH FOREST TRIP ( Please see Weekly Trips) *Weather permitting

5:30 to 7:00 pm DANNY’S BARBECUE Pulled pork sandwich, slaw, beans, dessert, drink or byob. BBQ plate $10.00, Hot Dog plate $7.00. Live Music!! @ The CC. Take out or dine in! 828.743.7663

Thursday, July 31st

9:00 am WATERFALLS & OVERLOOKS HIKE with Active Adventures. $69 includes hikes to several water-falls and overlooks. Returns mid afternoon. 828.743.7663

10:00 am ART CLASS Watercolor, acrylic and oil. Join Pauline Marr for the most fun an artist can have! Beginners to advanced welcome! $40.00. $150 Five session cards available ($30.00/session) Sign up at the SV Community Center 828.743.7663

5:00 pm RED BIRD FOUR PERSON SCRAMBLE $25.00, includes dinner, prizes and camaraderie! Please call with your team or we will be happy to pair you. 828.743.1991

 5:00 pm THAI COOKING CLASS with Chef Anon. Learn to make a traditional 4-course Thai dinner, including dessert and then EAT IT! $25.00

 


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