Category: March 2020

MANA House Helps Veterans Rebuild Their Lives

Marine veteran Ernest Edmond and Army veteran Gilbert Medina, Jr., MANA House residents

George Stahl On Tuesday, Feb. 11, a group of volunteers from the Jewish War Veterans Post 619 of Sun Lakes served pizza and soda to 72 vets at Catholic Charities MANA House, Phoenix. Program Director Horace “Ace” Carter said, “MANA House (Marines, Army, Navy, Air Force) helps homeless and at-risk veterans to regroup and to…

Fun Lakers Club News

Bob and Vickie Bybee Everyone had a great time at the first annual Woodstock event! It started with the Lip-Sync Contest in which we had an amazing group of people competing. The hippie vibe was everywhere, with lots of dancing to the magnificent music of the era by the Hippie Gold Tribute Band. Plan on…

Yoga for Wellness Series

Yoga’s Arc Kary Sinkule, Founder and Chief Executive Officer Description of Posture, Movement & Stretch: In a world where slouching over technology and steering wheels has become an epidemic, yoga for a healthy posture strengthens and actively/passively stretches your body to rehabilitate it to its correct state. Effective for enhancing posture by massaging the skeletal…

Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood Plans Luncheon

Esther Spear The Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation Sisterhood’s annual paid-up Membership Appreciation Luncheon will take place on March 19, 2020, in the Chapel Center at noon instead of 1 p.m. This will be a catered, sit-down lunch that is free if you have already paid your annual Sisterhood dues. It’s not too late to join.…

Risen Savior Choir Invitation

Teresa Murphy, Choir Director Do you love to sing? Are you looking for a close-knit musical community? Come join the Risen Savior Lutheran Church Adult Choir for our Holy Week Services! We invite you to rehearse with us for six weeks, from March 5 to April 12, in preparation for our services on April 9-12.…

Sun Lakes Tennis Club Event with SunBird

Jerry Vance Feb. 8 was warm and sunny, and the Sun Lakes and SunBird Tennis Clubs got together to play tennis. After four hours, we ended up in a tie. But we had fun and great food provided by SunBird. Matches started at 8:30 a.m. and ended at 1:30 p.m. In March we have the…

Senior Olympic Table Tennis Results

Gerry Vogelsang Gerry Vogelsang won gold in the Senior Olympics with Ken Nichols in Table Tennis Advanced Group Doubles 85 to 89 age division. He also won a bronze medal in the Advanced Singles Table Tennis competition. Ken Nichols won gold in Table Tennis Doubles and gold in Advanced Singles competition in the 85 to…

OLGA News and Scores

Carol Smith We had our charity tournament for the Maricopa Animal Care and Control. We raised $2,500 to help the county animals. We presented the money to Jose Santiago. The winners of the tournament are 1st the team of Mary Figgis, Dolly Eide, Carol Smith, and Luann Barr; 2nd team of Sharon Bowditch, Phyllis D’amore,…

SLLGA News and Results

Judy Wegener January kicked off with our annual Home and Home with the Ironwood Ladies 18-Hole League. The ladies had a great time and made some new friends along the way. The Presidents Cup was played over the next two weeks.. This is a net event in which the two scores from each week are…