Category: January 2020

Korean War Vets to Meet January 28

Heather Chapple The R. Countryman Chapter of the Korean War/Korea Service Veterans will meet on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020, in the Lakeview Room of the SunBird Country Club at 11 a.m. KWVA is proud to welcome Chief Blas Minor from Chandler Fire and Medical Department as guest speaker. Chief Minor will be speaking about what…

Lady Joker’s Wild Hand and Foot Card Group

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The Lady Joker’s Wild Hand and Foot card group, which meets on Thursday afternoon, gathered recently for their seventh annual fall potluck at Sisk Park in Palo Verde. Enjoying the perfect weather and good food are seated (left to right): Joyce Johnson, Karen Ryan, Shirley Hutchings, Dalia Cohen, Marci Lingle, Patty Assante, Kathi Bobek, and…

A Time for New Beginnings

Linda Gercken January 2020 — the beginning of a new year and a new decade. For many, it is symbolically a time for new beginnings. But if you are grieving the death of a loved one, you may fail to see the luster of new beginnings. For you, this is a time of remembering the…

Oakwood Artists League

Diane Hitt 2019 has been a good year for the Oakwood Artists League (OAL). We’ve had professional artist workshops and members of our group gave “new idea” workshops. Many enjoyed our art show in the arts and crafts courtyard during the 2019 IronOaks Open House. We have 30 members. We welcomed four new members in…

New Beginnings—A Walk with Reiki in 2020

Lois Valleau What do you focus on at the beginning of a new year? Some of us create New Year’s resolutions, and some of us search out ways to improve our body, our mind, or even our attitude. It is certainly an opportunity to ponder what is working well and what might work better in…

Sun Lakes Writers’ Group

Reindeer, Elves, and Santa Claus (Christmas Eve) George Stahl Sinterklaas is getting ready right now to take flight and will, sometime during the night, be at your house to personally deliver the things you asked for for Christmas. Better known as Santa Claus, he is probably the most famous elf of all time. He was…

Short Line Model Railroad Club—Welcome 2020

Harry Huckemeyer The Short Line Model Railroad Club welcomes in the new year and is looking forward to a fresh start and exciting opportunities to share time with friends and family along the way. 2019 has been a successful year for our club, as we had the opportunity to share our time with many from around the…

Attention: Sun Lakes Country Club Pickleball Players!

Halloween social

Karen Jankovich Fun is already underway for the Sun Lakes Country Club Pickleball Club (SLCCPC). The Halloween social was a fun evening with good food, friends, and pickleball play. Prizes were awarded for the best costumes. SLCCPC encourages and promotes a fun and social atmosphere where club members of all skill levels can enjoy playing…

Registration for Spring Semester Begins for NAIL

California author Marty Brounstein will speak on “Heroes of the Holocaust.”

Catherine Hammond Registration for the spring semester for New Adventures, the lifelong-learning program affiliated with Chandler-Gilbert Community College, begins online on Jan. 15, 2020. Classes themselves start on Jan. 27, 2020, with April 24 as the final day of the semester. The nearly 100 classes include lectures, discussion groups, computer classes, field trips, and a…