Category: Generals

20 years of Neighbors Who Care

November 1995 - Ann Porter became the first paid director of Neighbors Helping Neighbors and was greeted by Rev. Gary Vaughn, president of the Neighbors Ministry Program, Neighbors Helping Neighbors and pastor of the Sun Lakes Community Church.

Eric Ehst, Executive Director It’s hard to believe that this month marks the 20th anniversary of the first time a Neighbors Who Care (then Neighbors Helping Neighbors) volunteer took a homebound Sun Laker grocery shopping. And how we’ve grown during that time: from a dozen or so volunteers organized through the Interfaith Council who would…

All That Jazz!

All That Jazz! Front from left: Cindy Edwards, Bev Borneman, Kay Davis; Back: Chris Roen

Cindy Edwards All That Jazz! wishes you and yours a Happy New Year! If you are looking for some bright entertainment with harmony for that special gathering, All That Jazz! is looking for you! With years of music training and performance, these ladies of song will add a sparkle and song to your occasion. Whether…

Trips and Tours – January 2015

Featured Tours: Tucson’s SOLFEST (formerly BransonFest Out West) February 16-18; price is $395 pp/double, $550 pp/single Head to Tucson for a celebration of sun, song and dance. Our most popular getaway of the year, BransonFest Out West has a new look and a new location. It will take place at the luxurious four-diamond Casino del…

Arizona Wind Symphony presents “Celebration of Dance”

Vicki Deken Arizona Wind Symphony presents Celebration of Dance at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at the Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 West Rio Salado Parkway. Tickets are $9 plus service fees. Tickets are available at the TCA Box Office or through http://tca.ticketforce.com/. The 95-piece ensemble will perform works celebrating the art of dance…

Casino Night January 24

The 10th annual Sun Lakes Lions Foundation Casino Night will be held on Saturday, January 24 at Sun Lakes Country Club, 25601 Sun Lakes Blvd., Sun Lakes, AZ 85248 from 5:00-9:00 p.m. Ticket prices are the same as last year, $20 advance sales; ticket price includes $500 in casino chips. Tickets are available at the…

Karaoke and dancing planned

Double the fun at Sun Lakes Country Club in the Pro Shop Lounge on Saturday, January 10 from 7:00-? p.m. and then again on Saturday, January 24 from 7:00-? p.m. The lounge will be serving food. Mark your calendar for another fun evening of singing and dancing. If you have been to karaoke with Mr.…

Lifelong Learners take notice

If you have an interest in learning about solar super storms, reverse mortgages, Channel Islands in WWII, medical marijuana, the traveling gardener, emergency preparedness, memory tips and tricks, sociology of sports, skeptic guide to history, or many, many other subjects, join New Frontiers for Lifelong Learning. A total of 69 classes was offered for the…

Sun Lakes Country Club – January 2015

Upcoming events for January United Blood Services Blood Drive Date: Friday, January 9 Time: 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Location: Bloodmobile in the parking lot Contact Heather Cutler at 480-895-9270 ext. 128 or visit www.BloodHero.com (Sponsor code: SunLakesCountry) Eligibility questions? Call 1-800-288-2199, ext. 5497 All donors at this event will receive a ticket to the 2015 Waste…