Category: February 2017

Lowry Jazz Lecture concert

Dr. Rev. Eugene Lowry will present “Dancing the Edge of Mystery,” a lecture/concert at Sun Lakes United Methodist Church on Sunday, February 5, at 3:00 p.m. “Dancing the Edge of Mystery” is a lecture/concert exploring the evocative power of music in the presence of the ultimate mystery of life. The mystery of God at the…

Sun Lakes Lady Putters results

Enjoying the Lady Putters Christmas luncheon from the Tuesday Flight group are standing (left to right) Suzanne Ferrell, Monica Lovrien, Dianne Burns, Mary Bish, Jean Doerr and Nancy Grube. Seated (left to right) are Kathy Mindnich, Ilse Moore, Roseann Soczka and Lorie DeNapoli.

Susan Gottschalk Monday Flight 12/12. Marilyn Kalanius, Vickie Smith. 12/19. Bea Hadsell, Susan Powell, Vickie Smith, Terry Sporleder. 12/26. No Play. 1/02. Vickie Smith. 1/09. Irene Brown, Sue Core, Sharon Darnell, Susan Powell. Holes-In-One: 2nd Bea Hadsell, Irene Brown; 3rd Sue Core, June Wagner; 4th Susan Powell, Phyllis Nielsen; 6th Linda Dickerson, Vickie Smith; 7th…

Sun Lakes Dance Party at Oakwood 2017

The door prize winners from the December dance are from left to right: Rob Calhoun, Nancy Roger and Andrea Daily.

Mark O’Neill The Sun Lakes Dance Party at Oakwood 2017 meets monthly from January to March on Wednesday evenings. The group dance lesson begins at 6:30 p.m., followed by open dance from 7:00- 9:30 p.m., casual dress. The dance is open to all in the Sun Lakes Community and others. Guests and newcomers are welcome.…

Republican Club to meet Feb. 21

Carolyn McCorkle The Sun Lakes Republican Club will feature “Understanding Global Warming and the Effects of Rising CO2 on the Biosphere” with guest speaker Dr. Craig Idso, at a special meeting on Tuesday, February 21, at 6:30 p.m. in the Arizona Room of the Sun Lakes Country Club, 25601 N. Sun Lakes Blvd., Sun Lakes,…

Get your game on at annual charity event

Esther Spear Attention all Canasta, Bridge and Mah Jongg enthusiasts, Scrabble players and all card players! It’s time for the Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation’s annual fund-raising event for local charities on Tuesday, February 7, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Oakwood Clubhouse. There will be lots of extravagant gift baskets, cash raffles,…

Yoga with the support of a chair

Yoga with the support of a chair

Robert and Kary Sinkule Come join our yoga class on Tuesdays at 3:00 p.m. in Cottonwood Room A-6 to focus on strength and balance with the support of the chair. The class is 45 minutes and the cost is $5. In this class, we specifically work on strength, flexibility and balance so that we are…

RAF air controller to speak to Aero Club

Roy Partridge will relate his experiences controlling take-offs and landings of USAF jet fighter aircraft like the F-86 Sabre Jet shown above at RAF Manston during a presentation to the Sun Lakes Aero Club Monday, February 20, at the Sun Lakes Country Club Mirror Room.

Gary Vacin A British-born Sun Lakes resident who served as a Royal Air Force (RAF) air traffic controller for U. S. Air Force fighter jets at a British base during the Korean War will be guest speaker at the Sun Lakes Aero Club (SLAC) gathering Monday, February 20, at the Sun Lakes Country Club Mirror…

Fun Lakes Club news

Carole Sinicki The Fun Lakers Club held its annual meeting on January 7. The club has grown by over 100 new members. We would like to thank all of our current and new members for your involvement and participation in FLC. Our new members were also treated to a wine and cheese party on January…

Word of the Month: Abstemious

David Zapatka Thinking about buying a new car recently, reader Tom Mohr was researching a Car and Driver publication for the 2017 Honda CR-V. In the first-drive-review section of the article, the “highs” were listed – spacious inside, abstemious at the pump, quiet cabin, excellent steering. Reading “abstemious at the pump” prompted Tom to research the…