SLUMC hosts Independence Day picnic July 3

Judy Gahide Sun Lakes United Methodist Church (SLUMC), located at 9248 E. Riggs Road, will host an Independence Day picnic and concert! Mark your calendar and don’t miss this old-fashioned…

Spirit of independence

Beneath the Pier by Lynn Thompson Ann Posiviata We are blessed to have as a member Lynn Thompson. As a photographer, Lynn participates in our monthly competitions, has enjoyed recognition…

Sizzlin’ summer softball is underway

Summer play action: Gary Brinkman is ready to hit as umpire Kim Whitney and catcher TJ Tjernlund look on. Larry Wolfe The temps are heating up and so is our…

Sun Lakes Lions Club members receive awards

John Peterson Sun Lakes Lions who received awards at their meeting on June 6, 2019, were gathered together for a group photo. Left to right: Forrest and Shelva Kohler (received…

Annual VFW Poppy Ball coming March 7th

Thaddeus Rose will be playing for the annual Poppy Ball on Saturday, March 7 at Sun Lakes Country Club!

Sandra Whittenberg Sun Lakes VFW Post 8053 invites you to help celebrate another outstanding year of service! During the past year VFW Post 8053 and its Ladies Auxiliary have donated more than $35,000 and countless hours of volunteer service to various military, veteran, and charitable civic organizations. In recognition of the Sun Lakes community’s contribution…

Fit and Fun Class notice

Susan Reynhout Are you ready to start taking better care of your health? Do you want to lose some weight? Would you like to feel better and be healthier? Want to learn how to take better care of your health? Come and join us! Fit and Fun is an informal, positive group for those who…

My Man Godfrey

The House on the Hill by Raul Lopez

We may be far from the socialites of New York City and Hollywood, yet the Sun Lakes Camera Club has created their own scavenger hunt for all members to participate. This February begins the hunt. It will consist of one member from each class: A, B, C, and NM. Each group of at least four…

Lake Diamond Luminaria Walk recap

Visitors to the Lake Diamond Luminaria Walk together with two local businesses netted 2,452 pounds of food and $624 in cash to be donated to the Christian Community Center Food Bank!

The second full weekend in December has become a Sun Lakes tradition for many families and friends and this year was no exception. Hundreds of visitors turned out both evenings to enjoy cool, crisp weather and 1,000 luminaries encircling Diamond Lake, plus the homes facing the lake never looked more beautiful in their holiday finery.…

Cheers Singles Book Club notice

Cheers Singles Club meets the first Tuesday of the month for book club; 12 members are pictured.

Ron Leimer, Publicity Every first Tuesday of the month Cheers Singles meet at the Oakwood Country Club (usually in the library) to discuss a book, mostly novels that are selected by members recommendations from the previous month. Currently there are 15 members in the group. Discussed this month was The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grisson. Judy…

Sun Lakes Chorale’s inspiration

Jan Ott After another well-received December Holiday Concert, Chorale members are enthusiastically exploring new music and composers in preparation for their annual Spring Concert on Thursday, March 19. The next concert’s theme will be “Why We Sing,” and the group’s versatility and enthusiasm for their music will be evidenced in the varied program they will…