ImproVables performing April 7

  Andrea Hummel Feeling like a nice dinner and a good show without driving across town, finding a parking place or driving back late at night? Do we have a…

AFMA cooks at Art at the Lakes

  Brian Curry The men and women of the Arizona Fire & Medical Authority/Sun Lakes Fire District take a break from their cooking duties at this year’s Art at the…

Roadrunners RV Club enjoys Benson, Arizona

  Pat Prekel, Secretary In February, for Valentine’s Day, a group of Roadrunners headed south to Benson, AZ, where they enjoyed a fun-filled weekend in spite of the rainy weather.…

Rock, Gem and Silver Club news

  Doug Williams OK, so let’s pretend you were (maybe) just barely interested in the Rock, Gem and Silver Club, not that you would actually take a class and learn…

Pitch and Putt League results

  Arlene Fletcher The February 15 Pitch and Putt was canceled because of rain. We had sunshine (although it was a bit cool) for the February 22 Pitch and Putt.…

Blossom time with John and Mary Giger

Doug Ross, Director of Promotion Given the fact we suffered no hard freeze this winter, it will not be so hard to restore our gardens and welcome in spring this year. At Sun Lakes Community Church, we will celebrate the season at our Spring Dinner on Sunday evening, April 15, 2018. And if you complete…

Cottonwood Pickleball Club helps the community with AED training

Irene D’Aloisio, President On February 27, 30 members of the Sun Lakes Pickleball Club Cottonwood (SLPCC) gathered in the Phoenix Room in Cottonwood to learn how to save the lives of people in distress. The Sun Lakes Fire Department/Arizona Fire and Medical Authority (AFMA) provided CAP members to lead a class in how to use…

Be still…

Pastor Jean Newell, Sun Lakes United Methodist Church “Detoxed!” That’s how someone recently described what happened one weekend at a spiritual retreat. “We couldn’t wear our watches or use our phones or access to computers. We spent three days being detoxed from the world.” I hadn’t thought of it like that, but that’s exactly what…

Vitriol and bigotry

Rabbi Irwin Wiener, D.D. I am amazed that after the world has endured two world wars, skirmishes that eventually developed into full-blown conflicts, hate that has, and continues to permeate societies, that we still find the ability to foment bigotry on a scale thought unimaginable at this time, in this place. The headlines are filled…

Pickleball Winners’ Corner

Janet Myrick Tom Dawson (IronOaks) and Jack Hill (IronOaks) won the silver medal in the 4.5 Men’s Doubles at Leisure World Tournament, Mesa. Mike Kovalchik and Brenda Lee won the silver medal in 3.0 50+ Mixed Doubles at the Grand Canyon State Games. Mike Kovalchik and Brian Kretschman won the gold medal in 3.0 50+…

Everyone’s a winner at the 2018 NIT

Sun Lakes Pickleball Club Cottonwood Although not everyone came out in the top three positions, everyone had several wonderful days enjoying the Norris Invitational Tournament put on by the Sun Lakes Pickleball Club Cottonwood – whether they played or watched the exciting games. The weather was glorious, the players spectacular and the matches were fun…