Category: June 2018

Summer school with Sun Lakes Apple Computer Club

  Sue Schwartz If you’ve been feeling overwhelmed with too many options, information and choices, it might be time to consider simplifying. It’s not how much information you store in the cloud, but how effectively it’s organized. “The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.” — Hans Hofmann…

Keyboard Connection is a community service music group

  Jeanette Cline The Keyboard Connection recently played the half-hour pre-brunch music for the Sun Lakes Women’s Connection. Their musical selections included Broadway favorites including “The Phantom of the Opera,” “The Lion Sleeps Tonight,” “Hello, Dolly” and others from The Sound of Music. Also were a couple of classical pieces of Pachabel’s “Canon in D”…

Guys and Dolls Bowling League

  Bob Reeves The Guys & Dolls Bowling League concluded its 2017-2018 season with a banquet and meeting on Monday evening, April 9, 2018, at Palo Verde Country Club. The first-half winning team of Fearless Four (Bill Cheney, Dottie Carmichael, Ron Carmichael, Bob Reeves and Lynn Cheney) were also the overall season champs. They beat…

Breakfast Lions Club donates to AZCEND Food Bank

  Brian Curry The Sun Lakes Breakfast Lions Club recently donated to the AZCEND food bank in Chandler. “This amazing organization has been providing help to those who are food insecure for over 50 years. In addition to providing food, they also have an early literacy program, parenting classes, community health initiatives and homeless service…

Can essential oils help with sleep disorders?

  JoAnne Gaudioso Good sleep health is important for individuals to achieve their personal and family health goals. Only 27% of the total population get the recommended amount of sleep, seven to nine hours for adults. Depriving your body of sleep can be linked to many health risks and places a tremendous burden on virtually…

Sun Lakes Roadrunners RV Club spring fling

  Pat Prekel, Secretary On April 15, the members gathered at Sisk Park in Palo Verde for the annual picnic. There was bocce ball and a little golf tournament to keep everyone busy. Even when this group sticks close to home, they still enjoy good food and camaraderie. It was a beautiful day and was…

The Strike Zone

  Irene Olson Hits & Misses Bowling League held their annual awards banquet on Monday, April 23, at the VFW – Chandler. All 18 teams in the league received award money according to their place standing at the end of the bowling season. Sweeper awards were also presented to bowlers having the highest series in…

Computer Booters give it a rest

  Kc Coller, Publicity Director May’s general meeting was strongly attended and viewed to be a great success! It was the last one before the summer recess. Ralph Larsson, the club’s new vice president, was introduced. He volunteered and stepped forward to relieve Darrel Kreglo from his long reign at that position. For many years,…

Line Dancing with Judee

  Judee Curtis You’re never too old to learn is validated by me when looking up dances. I learned how many “Elviras” there were, so I checked out “Electric Slide” and “Boot Scootin’ Boogie.” Out of more than 10 “Electric Slides,” two were the same with different choreographers. When I saw 48 Step Sheets for…