Tag: 7th Annual Jaywalker Lodge Serenity Scramble

The Sculpture has Landed

James Surls gave a loud “hoot” and tossed his cap into the air as the anxious crowd applauded the touchdown of the 20 foot sculpture onto the marble base where it will reside. There were dozens of onlookers, including those who have been working on Carbondale’s new traffic roundabout. The labor for bronze and steel sculpture “Sewing the Future” was donated by world renowned artist James Surls because of his love for Carbondale. Although, a Texas transplant, James raised his seven daughters in the Roaring Fork Valley and says he doesn’t plan on leaving anytime soon. The $200,000 in funds needed for the materials, casting, and fabrication were raised through a community outreach effort which included the assistance of several of the Jaywalker men. We assisted in raising awareness at several public events through selling T-shirts and supplying information about the design elements of the sculpture. A plethora of outdoor…

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JWL Golf Program

“Golf is great, golf is good; please give us the talent of Tiger Woods.” –Golf Prayer The 2014 Jaywalker Lodge Golf Program is underway and so far the guys in the Lodge are loving it. The guys have the ability to play golf three days every week, with one of those days being a competition day. This year we have switched our home course to Ironbridge Golf Course, which can be a very challenging course even for the low handicap golfer. Head pro at Ironbridge, Doug Rorhbaugh, is very happy that JWL decided to join his course. He has already complemented the guys on how they have conducted themselves and has received only positive feedback from other members who have had the opportunity to play with the JWL guys. Doug is a previous PGA competitor, and he offers lessons at a discounted rate for our guys that are looking to…

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