Category: Clubs & Classes

New Horizons Writers’ Group

Fear in the water Bob Hirt Our old black Buick careened down the steep gravel wash toward the water’s edge of my family’s favorite swimming place. Burden Lake is a small lake in the back reaches of Rensselaer County in the Hudson Valley of New York State. It seems like very few people know or…

DAR begins planning for 250!

Lesley Baran, Gila Butte DAR Regent

Toni Bolling Lutter Lesley Baran, Chapter Regent of Gila Butte DAR, is pleased to announce that Lynn Forney Young, Honorary President General of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), has been appointed to a prestigious national commission created to plan celebrations and commemorations surrounding the 250th anniversary of the United States in…

SAVE THE DATE

Charity Walk to honor Dr. Randy Walker, DVM on Sunday, October 15, 2017 in Sun Lakes, AZ – more details to follow. This is a fundraiser to raise money for two local charities: Rover’s Rest Stop (dogs) www.roversreststop.com & Muchos Gatos (cats) www.facebook.com/mjatos1; DONATE at www.gofundme.com/drwalkerscharitywalk For questions or information, please contact: Elise Rathke at…

How I spent my summer vacation

Stillwater, Minnesota, hike

Judith Kuse Sun Lakes Hiking Club members were recently asked to recommend memorable summer hikes they’ve taken in locales outside of the Valley of the Sun. These hikes may be of interest to those who return to the northern states or Canada for the summer, plan to vacation away from the Phoenix area during the…

Perfect Place

Perfect Place volunteers receive training periodically which is also open to caregivers, care receivers and the community. Join us on Friday, September 8, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Our presenter will be Gomonnie Olegba, a local dental hygiene student discussing Dental Hygiene for Older Adults. There will be an opportunity to ask questions, and refreshments…

Sew-N-Sews news

Pat Kovarik It’s the start of a “new year” for the Sew-N-Sews. We have some exciting programs and many classes planned for this year. Our first meeting of the year will be Wednesday, September 13, at 1:00 p.m. in the Navajo Room of Sun Lakes Country Club (Phase 1). Penny Sturgis, a designer of purses…

Energy Yoga classes September schedule

Paullene Caraher Experience the benefits of Energy Yoga with Paullene at the SunBird Golf Resort, Navajo Room, third floor, at the following times: Morning classes are held on Mondays and Thursdays from 7:45-8:45 a.m. and on Tuesdays from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Afternoon classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m. Energy Yoga includes tapping…

Cheers Singles at Poolside Cafe

Cheers Singles Club; photo courtesy of Richard Lewin

Ron Leimer, Publicity  Cheers Singles Club recently moved back to the Poolside Café at Oakwood Country Club for their weekly socials, hurray! Now we have more room to socialize with our old (and new) friends. Weekly socials are held every Thursday at 4:00 p.m., so we hope you’ll join us to learn more about this…