Category: August 2019

Unity: returning home

  August is the second and last month of Unity’s summer hiatus. We look forward to coming back to our church services on September 8. Unity Church of Sun Lakes is a community of souls who seek a peaceful, loving and healthful way to live through affirmative prayer, meditation, healthy lifestyle and activities that promote…

Word of the Month: Demotic

  David Zapatka I attend a five-day conference every summer where experts are brought in to speak about a wide variety of topics. This year’s annual gathering had 218 speakers lecturing, hosting interactive gatherings and running tournaments on 308 interesting and entertaining topics. Being a lifelong student, I’m in my element when I can learn…

In Passing

Betty Jo Clifton A memorial service was held for Betty Jo Clifton on Tuesday, June 18, at Sun Lakes United Methodist Church with Rev. Marvin Arnpreister officiating. Betty passed away on May 19 in Oklahoma City, where she had lived for the past three years. Betty was born in Norwich, Kansas, on March 9, 1925,…

VFW Post 8053 Auxiliary news

Betty Peer, Janice Cournoyer and Stephanie Reynolds of Post 8053 Auxiliary with an Arizona Quilt Crew quilt. The quilt was pieced and donated by Torrie Malone, a friend of the group, and quilted by Kay Rapp, a member of the group.

For over eight years, the Sun Lakes VFW Auxiliary has supported a small sewing group called the Arizona Quilt Crew that makes quilts for veterans, active military and their families. The Crew has made and donated over 400 quilts. Recipients included the VFW National Home for Children; families of active military at Ft. Campbell, Kentucky;…

Energy Yoga August schedule

  August 2109 Schedule: Experience the benefits of Energy Yoga with Paullene at the SunBird Golf Resort, Navajo Room, upper level. Note: No classes during August, 2019 I am taking a break and will be out of town for a while. See you in September. Usual schedule: Morning: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 7:40 to 8:50…

Strike Zone

  Prime Timers The Prime Timers Bowling League will hold its first meeting of the season on Wednesday, September 4, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. at McRay Lanes, located at Ray and McClintock Roads. There will be FREE bowling available after the meeting. The official season will begin on Wednesday, September 11, 2019, at 1:00 p.m.,…

Pastor Arnprester to address Sun Lakes

Senior Pastor Marvin Arnpriester

Mark Stapels Pastor Marvin Arnpriester of Sun Lakes United Methodist Church will address the Sun Lakes Rotary Club morning meeting, Tuesday, August 6. Pastor Arnpriester will reflect on Ministry “then and now” and 53 years as a Pastor. Don’t miss this account of a life well lived.

Come join Chess Club

  Arthur Fink The Sun Lakes Chess Club invites you to join us, whether you are a beginner or a grand master chess player. We meet every Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Ceramics Room (A-8) in Cottonwood. Come early or come late; you are always welcome. There are no dues or…