Category: Generals

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…

Sun Lakes Cottonwood Palo Verde at Sun Lakes

Board of Director meeting minutes – 4/26/2017 (unapproved) Directors Present: Roger Beagle, Bill Greer, Don Hicks, Anne Montgomery, Woody Neiman, Mel Rasmussen and Gay Zawatski Guests Present: Bob Ferrese, John Porter Also Present: General Manager Steve Nolan Call to Order: President Mel Rasmussen called the meeting to order at 3:00 p.m. in the San Tan Ballroom. He stated that…

Sun Lakes Country Club

Inaugural Easter Parade Easter Bunny in a decorated golf cart at the inaugural Sun Lakes Country Club Spring Parade on Saturday, April 15. Happenings at the Sun Lakes Country Club Library Sharon Lavender Welcome to summer! Thank you to all our library patrons who return books quickly, remember those book jackets and take care of…

Trips and Tours

For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Sierra Nevada Journey June 26-30, 2017 Price: $995 pp/double; $1250 pp/single Fly from Phoenix to Sacramento and discover Old Town. Then travel to Reno on Amtrak through Donner Pass, along the Truckee River. Visit Lake Tahoe a pristine 22-mile-long…

Employee Appreciation Picnic held at Sisk Park

11th annual Appreciation Picnic for the golf and common area workers

The 11th annual Appreciation Picnic for the golf and common area workers was, once again, a huge success thanks to generous contributions from many in our Sun Lakes communities. The picnic is held each year at Sisk Park to show our gratitude to the crews who constantly groom and repair the golf courses and common…

June at the Ed Robson Library

Mark your calendars for our special events in June! Also, our Summer Reading Program is up and running, from June 1 to August 1. It’s for all ages, preschoolers to adults. Sign up today for fun online challenges and be eligible for prize drawings. Upon completion, you’ll earn a free book! Thursday, June 1, at…

Art at the Lakes donates to SLFD’s Union SLERF Fund

Brian Curry Art at the Lakes committee members (L to R) Joyce Weary, Treasurer Pat Merkle and Cathy Lawson present a “check” for $10,286.00 to Sun Lakes firefighters and emergency medical personnel. That figure represents their donation to the firefighter’s union (Local 3560) S.L.E.R.F. (Sun Lakes Emergency Relief Fund) fund that helps Sun Lakes residents…

Unit Happenings

Unit 11 news Dorothy Thurman, Secretary/Treasurer, Unit 11 The Unit 11 Ladies Coffee will continue in the summer. The next date will be Wednesday, June 21, at 8:00 a.m. in the Cottonwood Cafe. All Unit 11 ladies are invited. The Unit 11 Board of Directors will NOT meet during the summer unless necessary. The next…