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Two Musical Celebrations At Community Church

Doug Ross, Interim Pastor, Sun Lakes Community Church The East Valley Chorale will return to Sun Lakes Community Church Sunday evening, April 7, 2019, at the Sun Lakes Chapel. More than 90 voices combine under the direction of Dr. Bruce Cochran. Audiences enjoy Dr. Cochran’s sharing of humorous and inspirational stories that underscore the meaning…

Sun Lakes Shines At Robson Trap Trials

Susan Knox Wilson “We didn’t see that coming!” exclaimed Bill Wagner, PebbleCreek Gun Club President and lead organizer of the 2019 Robson Trap Trials. “Sun Lakes came in third last year, so we were completely surprised – and defeated! – by their top shooters this year. It’s Sun Lakes’ first capture of the coveted Robson…

Annual Easter Festival – April 20th

Don’t miss this year’s annual All Sun Lakes Easter Festival on Saturday, April 20. Egg Hunt starts at 9:00 a.m. in the greenbelt across from the Cottonwood tennis courts, then Sun Lakes Community Theatre will perform a children’s play in the street (Brentwood), the Golf Cart Parade will start after the play and then everyone…

Are these great odds, or what?

Thom Tschetter Yes… the rumor is true. The IronOaks Tennis Club is raffling off a $7,995 custom E-Z-Go golf cart with all net proceeds going to Neighbors Who Care. Only 500 tickets will be sold… so don’t wait! Sales will run only until the 500 tickets are sold or until the drawing on March 23,…

Residents help children and homeless teens

Sarah Auffret More than a dozen women from Sun Lakes are working to earn the money to provide new school clothing and uniforms for almost 10,000 needy schoolchildren this year. They’re members of Assistance League of East Valley, an all-volunteer group that raises funds at their thrift shop, an upscale outlet, at 2326 N. Alma…

Variety is the spice of Art at the Lakes

Have an empty wall or shelf? Local artists have paintings in all mediums, photographs and wall hangings for your wall. You will find gourds, pottery, wire art, copper art, ceramics and wood designs for your shelf. Need items for your patio? We have flowers made from soda cans, wood pieces with copper accents, gourds, and…

Congratulations to the 2019 Crystal Award recipients

Each year, volunteers are honored for their dedicated service to making Sun Lakes a better place to live. These recipients will be honored at a banquet on March 10 at 5:00 p.m. at IronOaks. Members of the communities are encouraged to attend this gala celebration to show their appreciation for these worthy recipients. A cocktail…

Nationals here we come!

The IronOaks USTA Women’s 7.0 65+ tennis team won Sectionals for the Southwest Area on December 7-9 and will advance to Nationals where they will face the winning teams from all over the U.S. Teams came from Western Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and Southern California to compete in Sectionals. The captain of the team is…

Fruit picking begins lucky 13th year

Now in our 13th year, the Sun Lakes Citrus Sharers are once again ready to pick the surplus fruit in the Sun Lakes communities. We will have our annual Kickoff Coffee on Saturday, January 19, at 10:00 a.m. in the Navajo Room, located at Sun Lakes Country Club (aka Phase 1) to explain the entire…