Fly fishing with disabled vets

Rich Vale with one of the veterans George Abernathy This past May, with the approval and support from Sun Lakes Country Club’s general manager Kelly Haynes, members of the Sun…

Cottonwood Women’s Extended Spring League

Left to right: Susie Dunn (coordinator), Ollie Johnson, Anita Frindell, Karin Herrmann and Kim Schmuck, top winners in Extended Spring League Cottonwood Women’s Extended League ran from the beginning of…

IWLN award winners

Ringer Winners (left to right): Denise Lott, Ann Gavin, Lorene Roberts, Judy Thompson, Susan Meer, Sandy Krediet, Linda Liberti and Judy Frink Chip-in Winners (left to right): Sandy Krediet, Judy…

Celebrations coast to coast

Seattle Icons, by Nancy Thoma Pemaquid Point Light and Reflection, by Burt Williams It’s the Fourth of July holiday! We have miles of midwestern farmland to oceans of coastline to…

Sun Lakes Lions Club donates to local charities

Left to right: Paul Budrick, Terry Moran, Genevieve Welch, Nancy Roberts, Scott Jaeger, Art Sloane and Lorna Snedigar Left to right: Curtis Alcorn, Austin Alcorn, Ron Gillet, Barbara Carr, Ruth…

A Hiking Experience to consider

Judith Kuse Arizona hikers will often tell you that they hike because they value the opportunity to be outdoors, to experience the beauty of the Southwest and to see breathtaking vistas, interesting wildlife, beautiful birds and colorful wildflowers. Only occasionally will a hiker refer to hiking as an emotional adventure. However, if you take the…

Music Therapy for families with Parkinson’s

Director Sun Joo Lee works with Sun Lakes residents Don and Toni Kalschevr and Harry and Helen Folkvord.

Wayne Mangold The Sun Lakes Creative Engagement Partners initiated music therapy for families with Parkinson’s and memory impairment and has been supported by the Cottonwood Palo Verde Foundation. Many times, the participants develop a family of friends who help support each other and provide new socialization opportunities. The sessions are held each Thursday in the…

Take the Summer Reading Challenge

Build a better world through reading! Do you read at least 20 minutes a day? Would you like to get rewarded just for reading? Come to the Ed Robson Branch Library to sign up for the summer reading challenge, going on now until August 1, 2017! We’re encouraging people of all ages to read at…

Know the signs of pet heatstroke

Heatstroke is a real concern for Arizona pets. Failing to recognize the signs can be extremely dangerous – even deadly – to your beloved pet. Dogs are the most at risk, because they spend more time outdoors and traveling with us in vehicles than other pets. It is crucial to know the signs of heatstroke and…

Ladies Billiards Club – Join us this summer

The ladies enjoyed lunch at Bernard’s at Ocotillo restaurant following play.

Michelle Behanna Good news! We do not break during the summer months. In a not-so-formal manner, the Ladies Billiards Club continues every Tuesday. The summer months offer a unique opportunity to those who haven’t played before or are rusty. You can try before you commit through September. Plus, our experienced players can give lessons and…

Sun Lakes Lions Club donates to local charities

Left to right: Paul Budrick, Terry Moran, Genevieve Welch, Nancy Roberts, Scott Jaeger, Art Sloane and Lorna Snedigar

Lion Forrest Cheuvront Sun Lakes Lions Club made donations to recipients at their June 1 meeting. Those in attendance to receive checks were Paul Budrick (SL Charities and AZ Blankets for Kids), Terry Moran (Threads of Love), Genevieve Welch (SLHOA#1 Library), Nancy Roberts and Scott Jaeger (CAP Program of SLFD), Art Sloane (AZ Stand Down…