Category: June 2017

Lion of the Month

Lion of the Month Floyd Mullen

Lion Floyd Mullen was born in Algoma, Wisconsin. After high school, he went into the Navy for three years. Following the Navy and five years of night school, he enrolled in Marquette University and graduated in 1968 with a degree in electrical engineering. Floyd married his beautiful wife Joan in 1963, and have two sons,…

Men’s Oakwood Golf Association

Handover of Oakwood/Cottonwood Traveling Trophy

Bob Greene, Publicity I would like to take this opportunity to introduce you to the Director of Tournaments for MOGA, Mr. Aki Yasuda. Aki and his wife have lived in Sun Lakes for the past six years, and he has been the director for the past five years. He says he’s been playing golf “for…

Line Dancing with Judee

Judee Curtis After teaching for 17+ years, I’m amazed that Line Dancing is misunderstood. 1) You don’t need a partner to Line Dance. 2) Dances taught in my classes probably won’t be seen unless dancers go in a group to a dance and dance the dances they were taught. “LD Etiquette: Dance only the dances…

Rotarian of the Month

May Rotarian of the Month Hal Wochholz

Norm Noble Long-time Rotarian Hal Wochholz was awarded the title Rotarian of the Month for May. Hal has been a member of Sun Lakes Rotary Club since 2000. He has been club webmaster and is a Paul Harris fellow. He has been a long-time PolioPlus® Chair for the club. He has also been awarded the…

Other Card Results

Joker’s Wild Hand and Foot First place winner in the recent Lady Joker’s Wild Hand and Foot tournament is Toni Kopaz (front left); Karen Ryan (front right) is the second place winner. There was a four-way tie for 4th place; standing (left to right) are Meredith Thompson, Janet Rogers, Pat Goldberg and Sharon Swinson. Marci…

Karaoke and dancing

Karaoke is back on the fourth Saturday of the month. Mark your calendar for another fun evening of singing and dancing on Saturday, June 10, and then again on Saturday, June 24, from 7:00 p.m.-? at Sun Lakes Country Club’s Pro Shop Lounge (Mulligan’s) located at 25425 S. Sun Lakes Blvd., Sun Lakes, AZ. The…

The Perfect Place – A Social Destination for Seniors

Dabra Dyjak, Education Coordinator, University of Arizona Center on Aging

What is Dementia? This was the topic of discussion at the Perfect Place Saturday morning, May 29. Debra Dyjak, representing the Arizona Center on Aging, engaged our group with research, anecdotes and group participation. We left with a greater knowledge of the many types of dementia, strategies useful for volunteers and support techniques to help…