Category: Generals

Mardi Gras Nite offers fun at Sun Lakes

Sarah Auffret An evening of fun, good food and music is in store for Sun Lakes residents when Assistance League of East Valley presents their Mardi Gras Nite fundraiser on Saturday, February 24, at 6:00 p.m. at Oakwood Country Club at IronOaks, 24218 S. Oakwood Blvd., in Sun Lakes. The ballroom will come alive with…

Shop till you drop event

  Rose Pachura The Calle Rose Traveling Boutique is coming to the SunBird Country Club ballroom on April 12, 2018, for “Shop till you Drop,” sponsored by the Community Chit & Chat Group and open to the public. Come join us for fun with breakfast, shopping and door prizes. Shop from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00…

SLCT’s Members Meeting

Marcia Stevic, Publicity Sun Lakes Community Theatre’s general membership meeting for February is open to anyone in the Sun Lakes community who may be interested in what is going on in our community theatre! Please come and join us for an interesting and fun evening. After all, we can toast to Valentine’s Day … it’s…

Winter reading program

  Maricopa County Library District’s (MCLD) Winter Reading Program (WRP) for adults is a fun and informative experience that runs from January 16 to March 16. This year’s theme is “Read to your Own Beat,” and focuses on adult literacy. WRP is different than our Summer Reading Program in a few key ways: * WRP…

Senior Olympic Swim Relays

Ken McKin The 2018 Arizona Senior Olympics Swim Relays will be held at Kino Aquatics Center, 848 N. Horne, Mesa, Arizona, on Sunday, March 11. USMS Sanctioned Events: 200-, 400-, 800-yard Freestyle Relay; Men, Women, Mixed 200-, 400-yard Medley Relay; Men, Women, Mixed Strictly Fun Events: 200-yard Breaststroke, Backstroke, Butterfly; Men’s, Women’s and Mixed Relays…

Horton Hatches the Egg

Sandy Bocynesky Members of the Sun Lakes Community Theatre prepare to take to the road to entertain kindergarten and first grade students in the Chandler elementary schools with a performance of Horton Hatches the Egg. Once again, we are pleased to be able to provide entertainment to so many of the Chandler elementary schools. Twenty-two…

Two special events at Community Church

Sandy Ross On February 20, 2018, at 7:00 p.m., Sun Lakes Community Church presents the East Valley Chorale at the Sun Lakes Chapel. Sometimes calling themselves “refugees” or a “refuge for those who love singing in choirs,” the East Valley Chorale, under the direction of Dr. Bruce Cochran, is described as “giving former church choir…

Indoor walking track

  Carmela Hopkins Health and Safety: 1. Its level, nonslip walking surface helps prevent trips/stumbles. 2. Its cushioned surface is easy on joints and easy on falls. 3. It is out of the sun’s UVA and UVB rays. 4. It is out of traffic. 5. It is in a safe, controlled-access area. 6. Its temperature…

Trips and Tours

  For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Parada del Sol February 10, 2018 Price: $79 per person Since its start in 1953, this parade has grown to be one of the “World’s Largest Horsedrawn Parades” and boasts more than 150 parade entries. Florence Home Tour…