Category: January 2020

IMGA News and Events

Bruce McCorkle Flying Pigs Are pigs now flying? Did the swallows stop coming back to Capistrano? Did the Cardinals win the Super Bowl? Are Canada geese now flying North for the winter? Did Hell freeze over? Well, something is amiss in the universe, because for the first time in recorded history, the IMGA Ryder cup team…

Citrus Sharers Want You and Your Fruit!

James Harrald Happy New Year and welcome to another season of gleaning fruit for the Sun Lakes community! Our Kickoff Coffee for volunteer fruit pickers will be held on Jan. 25 at 10 a.m., and we have a new location. This year, we will be in the Saguaro Room at Cottonwood, not at SLCC. Please…

Spirit of the Desert Gourd Patch News

Colleen McKnight Spirit of the Desert, an Arizona Gourd Patch based in Sun Lakes, met Dec. 6, 2019, for a potluck Christmas party and gourd ornament exchange. We also elected new officers for the following year. Julie Hemer, president; Thelma Edwards, vice president; Christie Inman, secretary; Pattie Langton, treasurer; Colleen McKnight, past president and communications.…

Annual P.E.O. Coffee Set for February 12

Anne Freyer

Linda Reber “Mercy Ships: Experience on the Africa Mercy in 2018-2019” is the title of Anne Freyer’s program. Anne is a P.E.O. in Chapter DD, Sun Lakes, and is a registered pharmacist. She graduated from the University of Illinois College of Pharmacy and received her MS in Pharmacy Administration at the University of Arizona College…

Sun Lakes Republican Club January 14 Meeting

Carolyn McCorckle The Sun Lakes Republican Club will feature “Morality and Capitalism—A Defense of Our Constitutional Republic and Democratic Capitalism” at its monthly meeting Tuesday, Jan. 14, at 6:30 p.m. in the Arizona Room of the Sun Lakes Country Club, 25601 S. Sun Lakes Blvd., Sun Lakes, AZ 85248. The public is invited! Please bring…

Aero Club Members Tour Casa Grande Airport

Gary Vacin Twenty-five Sun Lakes Aero Club (SLAC) members and guests—the largest group to attend a field trip in the club’s 25-year history—gathered at the Casa Grande Municipal Airport Dec. 5 for breakfast and tour of the GossHawk Unlimited aircraft restoration facility. Making the trip were Joe Igelmund, Gary Vacin, Vince Sciberra, Paul Beeks, Steve…

Fit and Fun Health and Wellness Group

Susan Reynhout, Publicity Chairman It’s a new year, and that is a chance to become a new you as well. Taking care of ourselves is the best gift we can give ourselves. Even small steps in eating, exercise, and acquiring healthy habits are a good start to a better quality of life. Small changes have…

Sun Lakes – Cottonwood Palo Verde at Sun Lakes

Message from the President Anne Montgomery Dear Homeowners, As we say “goodbye” to 2019, we look back on what Cottonwood Palo Verde accomplished during the last 12 months. The completion ofyhe construction and opening of the Fitness Activity Center took the spotlight. There were many other important, smaller projects that were completed or put into…