A Photographic Pillar

  Next Stop Silverton, by William Lewis Ann Posiviata Every once in a decade, maybe, we come across an unforgettable event, person or situation. The Sun Lakes Camera Club has…

IronOaks Breakers Pool League

  Larry Stadler Tournament Director Ed Allen came up with an idea to have a “Scotch Doubles” 8 Ball Tournament. The Breakers Board and league members thought this was a…

IronOaks Pickleball Club champs

  Janet Myrick With temperatures ranging from the 90s to a couple of 100-degree days, as well as the spring winds that blew through, we were thankful to have a…

Unity: Prayer and Pray-ers

It was the Christmas season in 1940. World War II was raging in Europe and James Dillet Freeman was asked to write an affirmative prayer for the Christmas service for Silent Unity workers. He wrote the first rendition of what is now known around the world as the Prayer for Protection. That first draft went…

Portrait workshop being offered

You can create beautiful portraits – learn how – take a class with Susan!

Susan Plouzek is offering a colored pencil portrait workshop. Those who regularly paint in oil, acrylic, ink or watercolor are welcome to adapt their media. Students are encouraged to bring colored pencils and learn the versatility of the medium. An emphasis on children will be taught, but all age groups will be studied. (This is…

DAR celebrates Quasquicentennial

DAR members with Gillian Morse, Arizona State Regent (fifth from left front row) at the 125th anniversary celebration in Washington, D.C.

On June 21-28 Arizona State Regent Gillian Morse led the Arizona delegation as Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) celebrated its 125th anniversary in Washington, D.C. Morse is also an Honorary Regent of Gila Butte Chapter which meets in Sun Lakes. Since DAR’s founding in 1890, the organization has held Continental Congress, its annual national…

Preparing for the fall hiking season

Members of the Sun Lakes Hiking Club take a break!

Roberta Arpan Being in good physical condition is essential to one’s enjoyment of hiking up and down the trail. Recently I had the opportunity to talk with Mei-Mei Ahlskog, a Certified Personal Trainer. Mei-Mei is especially qualified to discuss conditioning for hiking because she has been an avid hiker for more than 20 years. According…

OLGA-18 news

Early t-time gals: B. Smith, J. Sloan, E. Osborn, B.J. Schuller

Glo Malmberg, Publicity Oakwood Ladies Golf Association (OLGA) is always welcoming new members whether you live in or around the Sun Lakes area. Please contact OLGA’s President Barbara Dinardo at 480-802-7739 or check out OLGA’s website at olgagolf.org for additional information about this fun 18-hole golf organization. OLGA-18 has over 130 active members enjoying golf,…