Category: Generals

Ecumenical Program Open to All

Geri Gould, President, Sun Lakes Jewish Congregation On Tuesday, March 24, you are invited to attend the concluding panel, entitled Life Cycle Rituals. The dynamic and informative first panel dealt with cultural and religious rituals surrounding birth, coming of age, and marriage. This final panel will offer explanations of rituals surrounding death and beliefs about…

Choir Director Search Underway

Sun Lakes Posse and Sun Lakes Sheriff’s Posse keep an annual tradition of giving back at local men’s homeless shelter.

Pastor Vernon Meyer Sun Lakes United Church of Christ is looking for a new choir director for 2020-2021 (September through May). We are looking for someone who is trained in music and is familiar with church music and the liturgical seasons. The director would be one who can choose music that would enhance the worship…

Art at the Lakes 2020 March 7

Diane Hitt Come one, come all to the largest art show fundraiser in Sun Lakes — Art at the Lakes 2020. You’ve read about it for months. Now is your chance to enjoy the Sun Lakes art scene around a beautiful lake. The show is Saturday, March 7, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with…

Golf to Help Veterans in Need

Jim Treacy East Valley Marines, Detachment 1296, is sponsoring their Seventh Annual Charity Golf Tournament to benefit our Arizona service members. The tournament is on April 3, 2020, at the Oakwood Country Club. It is a four-person scramble with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Check-in is 7 a.m. with coffee and doughnuts. You will…

Crystal Award Dinner March 8

2020 Crystal Award recipients (left to right): Wayne Mangold, David Florence, Karen Jorgensen, Doug Bishop, Joe Downs, Steve Howell

Jeanne Becker The annual Crystal Award Recognition Dinner will be held at Sun Lakes Country Club on Sunday, March 8, 2020, in the Sunset Grill restaurant. The dinner menu includes unique appetizers, an artesian salad, ciabatta rolls, your choice of one of two entrées (either chicken cordon bleu served over pasta or bourbon and molasses-glazed…

The Foundation March Update

Tami Ronnfeldt

Kathy Skrei The Greater Sun Lakes Community Foundation, d/b/a “The Foundation,” recently elected two new members to its Board of Directors: Tami Ronnfeldt and Mary “Maidy” Horst. Tami Ronnfeldt, who is originally from Lakeville, Minnesota, has been coming to Sun Lakes since the early 1980s when her parents bought their first home in Cottonwood. Tami…

Say Hello to a New Ranger

Victoria Romero being sworn in

Michael Berry Victoria Romero was sworn in by Captain Ron Burchett, making the Arizona Rangers-Sun Lakes Company one of the fastest-growing companies in the state. If you are interested in more information about joining the Sun Lakes Company, contact the Rangers at sunlakes.info@azrangers.gov.

Come “Home” with the SunBird Singers

Jim McCutcheon The theme for this spring’s concerts is “Home.” We will be singing and ringing about living and playing in SunBird, making new homes, returning home, friendships old and new, and will offer some homespun humor and advice. How do those topics translate into choral and bell music? Attend one of the two concerts…