Category: March 2020

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…

Starting Mixed Media Classes

Jean Anderson When you read this, it will be March, and we will be wondering where the time went. Weren’t we just signing Christmas carols? In response to requests, I will now start teaching afternoon mixed media classes in the month of March. These are for people who would like to come in and spend…

AFMA Wants Your Opinion

Brian Curry The Arizona Fire & Medical Authority is seeking feedback from residents to help with their five-year planning process. Residents and business owners in Sun Lakes and other areas covered by AFMA are encouraged to answer an online questionnaire on the Authority website — afma.az.gov. The governing board members and fire officers said the…

Lions Club Meeting Recap

John Peterson On Feb. 6, the Sun Lakes Lions Club held its February meeting at Lion Pat Hollander’s house. After a delicious meal, Lion Ruth Palmer reported on the net profits from Casino Night. $7,503.61 is being delivered to Camp Tatiyee. Pat then introduced our featured speaker, District Governor Chris Gibbs, who gave his background…

AFMA Celebrates Anniversary

Brian Curry The Arizona Fire & Medical Authority/Sun Lakes Fire Corps celebrated member anniversaries at their monthly meeting. Pictured (left to right) are Bob Leteria (eight years), Fire Corps Lead LouAnn Sedgwick, Ron Betti (six years), Mary Ann Miller (five years), Ramon Rubio (six years) AFMA Coordinator Kim Campbell and Nancy Roberts (six years). Not…

It’s Birthday Time at Cheers Singles Club

Ann Kisner It’s birthday time again. What a fun party we had to celebrate members who had birthdays in November, December, and January. The party theme was Rock and Roll ‘50s, and that we did. Musical entertainment was by Nan and Dave. A fun buffet of cheeseburgers, fries, and birthday cake with ice cream was enjoyed…

Washington State March 28

Beth Derheim This is it! We are weeks away from the annual Washington Party to be held on Saturday, March 28, 2020. The festivities are from 4 to 7 p.m. The buffet dinner is $24 per person and includes: * Traditional Caesar Salad * Chicken Alfredo with Linguine * Penne Pasta with Sweet Italian Sausage…

Pay In Advance – RSVP Needed

Rose Pachura The Ladies Community Chit and Chat Breakfast Group will meet on the second Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at Sun Lakes Cottonwood Country Club, 25219 S. EJ Robson Road, Sun Lakes, AZ 85248, in the Saguaro Room starting at 9:45 a.m. A hot breakfast will be served for $11 per person, which includes coffee,…

March Friendship Card Class

Sandy Johnson Come and join a fun card class, make new friends, and learn something new. No experience is needed to make two beautiful cards on Wednesday, March 18, at 1 p.m. Reservations must be made before Wednesday, March 11, with Sandy at 480-802-0723 or azjewels@usfamily.net. Hope to see you there.

KWVA to meet March 24

Heather Chapple The R. Countryman Chapter of the Korean War/Korea Service Veterans will meet on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, in the Lakeview Room of the SunBird Country Club at 11 a.m. KWVA is proud to welcome James Worley from K-9 Defense as guest speaker. Mr. Worley will be speaking about K-9 Defense, which offers world-class…