A project for Lent

  Chuck Reinhart The Lenten season begins with Ash Wednesday on February 14, 2018. The members of the Sun Lakes United Church of Christ will be collecting items each Sunday…

ILGA first place winners

  Candy Bain, Cheryl Reed and Fran Kelly, first place winners from the annual Home and Home Tournament between Ironwood and Sun Lakes held on January 4 at Ironwood and…

Hiking safely in the desert

Judith Kuse Hiking in the desert calls for good preparation and a keen sense of one’s capabilities. Hydration is of utmost importance. Drink a liter of water one to two…

Mardi Gras 2018

Helen Daley It’s Mardi Gras time again. Put on your dancing shoes and grab your umbrella. This year, Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday) falls on February 13. The date of Mardi…

Desert Rivers Audubon has free bird walks

Gwen Grace Saturday Walks: Visit the Chandler Veterans Oasis Park, Chandler Heights and Lindsay, on the first Saturday of the month, 8:00 a.m. to noon. Bring the visitors and grandchildren.…

Sun Lakes Country Club

Upcoming events in Sun Lakes Country Club Don Scott Fashions Date: Thursday, May 7 Time: 9:00 a.m. open for selling Location: Navajo Room Visit the clubhouse and view the assortment of clothing, accessories, jewelry and more provided by Don Scott Fashions. Find your new summer outfit! Mother’s Day at the Sunset Grill Date: Sunday, May…

Cottonwood Palo Verde at Sun Lakes

 Board of Directors meeting minutes- unapproved 3/25/15 Directors present: Kathy Skrei, Richard Hawkes Don Hicks, Bud Jenssen, Jerry Lofquist, Dick Norris and Nancy Pannebecker. Also present: General Manager Steve Nolan. Board President Kathy Skrei called the meeting to order at 3:00 p.m. It was stated the meeting is being recorded for accuracy of the minutes.…

Sun Lakes Tennis Club hosts March madness

Winners Connie Buckley and Irwin Slown

Jerry Vance The Sun Lakes Tennis Club hosted the March Madness Tournament on March 21. A great time was had as two person teams competed to see who could win the most games in a timed format. Connie Buckley and Irwin Sloan were the winners with 23 games won in the time period. Low score…

Sunday Night Couples Dance Club

Andy Zommers and Helen Skrla

Wow, how fast the time has flown. This is our last dance until September. We will be dancing to the Blu Notes at 6:30 p.m. in the San Tan Ballroom at the Cottonwood Country Club. Suggested dress for this evening is Country Club casual (no shorts please) for both the men and the ladies. Please…

Donations from artists and Sun Lakes firemen

Pictured left to right are Nate Van Briesen, Brandon Johnson, Beverly Walter, Christy McClarty, 100 Club Events Manager and Andrew Craken.

A $1,000 donation was made to the 100 Club of Arizona. The money was raised at the seventh annual Art At The Lakes Show which was held on March 7 around the lake in Cottonwood. The combined contributions came from the 86 artists in the show and the Sun Lakes Firemen’s Emergency Relief Fund. This…

Barry’s DJ Oldies Party

Enjoy dancing and music trivia with Barry’s DJ Oldies Party on Saturday, May 2 and Saturday, May 16 at 7:00 p.m. at the Sun Lakes Golf Pro Shop Lounge “Mulligans,” 25425 N. Sun Lakes Blvd., Sun Lakes Arizona 85248. There will be dancing, door prizes, line dancing, sing-a-longs, music trivia and special guest singers! There…