Category: March 2020

Congrats Eva Vogelsang!

Gerhard Vogelsang Eva Vogelsang participated in this year’s Arizona Senior Olympics in Racewalking. She competed in the 1500-meter and 5000-meter events. They were held at the ASU Packard Stadium on Feb. 8. Eva won gold in both events, and the results qualified her to participate in the USA Nationals and the World Championship in the…

Oakwood Lady Niners News

Susan Meer Winter is almost over, and the OLNGA members are actively playing golf. We welcomed the following new members in January and February: Christine Berney, Shirley Moore, RoseAnne Rinderknecht and Rita Ginberg (a returning member). Winners for the month of January: Jan. 7: Flight 1: Joyce Parker and Bonnie Tasch tied for 1st place,…

New Horizons Writers’ Group

Feet on New Soil Bob Hirt His wife had died less than a year earlier and the war in Europe was about to start. Shockingly, she and her baby both passed during childbirth of the fourth child. The man, my grandfather, still very much in grief, and with three little ones already under a housekeeper’s…

Edie Gilbertsen’s Dance Class

Edie Gilbertsen Edie Gilbertsen will be teaching Social Dance classes on Monday and Wednesday in the Mirror Room across from the Patrol Office in Oakwood. Groups of six couples max per class pay $40/couple or $20/single for four weeks of swing class starting Monday, March 9, from 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Learn tango beginning March…

Friday Focus Classes at The Perfect Place

Joan Marlow Friday Focus Classes sponsored by The Perfect Place Where: Modular classroom behind Risen Savior Lutheran Church, 23914 S. Alma School Road, Chandler, AZ 85248 Time: 1 to 2:30 p.m. Fee: $5 per person Friday, Feb. 28, 2020 Home Design that Prevents Falls Falls derail the quality of retirement living by creating unexpected medical…

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…

10 Things Nobody Tells You When You Age

Joan Marlow Awareness and curiosity go hand in hand when you choose to attend a Friday Focus class sponsored by The Perfect Place, a social-recreational adult day care facility, located behind Risen Savior Lutheran Church, 23914 S. Alma School Road, Chandler. Friday Focus sessions are for everyone and anyone who is interested in enriching their…