Category: April 2015

AAUW speaker notice

Sharon Vanis, Athletic Director and women’s volleyball coach at Hamilton High School, will speak on Women in High School and College Athletics Today to the American Association of University Women on April 20 at 7:00 p.m. in the Oakwood Ballroom. Sharon has experienced what it is to be a woman at all levels of athletic…

Master quilter to visit Agave Quilters

One example of Sharon Schamber’s works

All Agave members should save the 1:00 p.m. April 1 meeting for Master Quilter Sharon Schamber. Sharon has a wonderful studio in nearby Payson where she creates all of her fabulous quilts. The Agave Guild is very lucky to have Sharon as a presenter where we will be able to see her quilts up-close and…

The Remodeling Corner – April 2015

2015 Best Kitchen and Bath Industry Show The annual Kitchen and Bath Industry Show, known as KBIS, is the largest home remodeling professional event that showcases the latest and greatest products. KBIS sponsors a competition to judge the year’s best products based on quality, durability, flexibility, design, and innovation. You may want to look into…

Maundy Thursday and Easter Sunday

Sun Lakes United Church of Christ will be celebrating special Maundy Thursday services on Thursday, April 2. This service commemorates the last meal Jesus celebrated with his disciples before his Passion and Death. The service on April 2 will begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Sun Lake Chapel, 9240 Sun Lakes Blvd., with communion. All…

Word of the Month – April 2015

David Zapatka Reader and fellow Wisdom Seeker book-reading club member, Margaret Simkins, suggested a very long yet interesting word many of us may not recognize but are likely familiar with when listening to comedians or satirists; paraprosdokian. Paraprosdokian (/pærəprɒsˈdoʊkiən/) is a figure of speech in which the latter part of a sentence or phrase is…

Ask Your Agents – April 2015

In this month’s column, we would like to share some exciting news and the positive transformations happening at El Sol Travel in Sun Lakes, Arizona! It gives us great pleasure to announce the upcoming opening of our new location in the state of Oregon. Tamela Sikorski will be relocating to Bend, Oregon in support of…

PVMGA February results

Jerry Davis (left) wins the Club Championship; Davis joins runner-up Jack Hill (right) and Head Club Professional Greg Tokash.

Jim Davis, Publicity In this edition, we start with our Fun Day Charity Event and annual auction on February 14. As all monies went to charity there were no winners or losers. The afternoon group played a team Scramble format and the winning team was Arnie Bannerman, Jim Wedeward, Dan Savard and Budd Livingstone. The…

Happy Anniversary – April 2015

Liv and Svein

Liv and Svein Jenshus It is hard to believe how time passes when you have fun. We have just celebrated 60 years of wedded bliss and friendship. At sea, we invented the Love Boat coming from Norway in 1953 and have never gotten the credit for it! We celebrated our anniversary onboard ship, cruising the Caribbean…

Advanced Spanish Conversation Group meeting notice

Would you like to join us for Spanish conversation? We are a group of Spanish speakers who created an informal Spanish conversation group so we could practice speaking and understanding. If you have studied Spanish in the past, lived in a Spanish-speaking country, spoken Spanish at home while growing up, or have graduated from an…