Category: Generals

Crystal Cards: Looking Back

Remember when The Crystal Card Project had group work sessions?

Bobbie Reed Remember group work sessions? Remember public sales? Those occurred regularly until a year ago. March 2020 was when The Crystal Card Project canceled all public events. We never thought that the shutdown would still be in effect one year later. By April, volunteers were busy working at home as part of socially-distanced assembly…

Sun Lakes Sheriff’s Posse Supporting Vaccine Efforts

Ken Hinatsu From December 2020 onwards, the Sun Lakes Sheriff’s Posse has been providing security services at the Maricopa County Department of Health COVID-19 Vaccine PODs (Points of Dispensation). The county vaccine centers located in such locations as Sun City West, Arizona Fairgrounds, and Phoenix have delivered an invaluable public health service to the citizens of…

Work Out to Help Out

Nancy Patterson

Nancy Patterson So, here’s the deal—let’s Work Out to Help Out! Join me, starting March 1, at Cottonwood Palo Verde Fitness Center for exercise classes, and let’s get in better shape. As the instructor, I’ll donate 50% off the top to Matthew’s Crossing Food Bank. Every dollar donated helps Matthew’s Crossing provide five meals for…

Sun Lakes – Cottonwood Palo Verde at Sun Lakes

Message from the President Roger Beagle Each year, the board and management recognize an Employee of the Year for our Cottonwood Palo Verde community. For the 2020 year, we are recognizing Co-Employees of the Year Adan Ruelas and Natasha Martinez-Wilson. Adan works in the Common Area Department. He possesses a positive attitude and remains focused…

Is the Memory Café Right for Me? What Is It, You Ask?

Sheryl Keeme The Memory Café is an inviting place for friends, family members, or caregivers living with dementia or cognitive decline in themselves or their loved ones. Whether that cognitive decline is from a stroke, Parkinson’s disease, age, health-related complications, or dementia, a welcoming door at Memory Café is wide open for all. Each Monday…

Sun Lakes 2021 Source Book Corrections/Additions

(Alphabetical by last name) Goldman, Foster 10104 E Elmwood Dr 412-480-5633 Hometown/State: Pittsburgh, PA Goldman, Linda 10104 E Elmwood Dr 412-480-0555 Hometown/State: Pittsburgh, PA Hayward, Susan 26252 S Lakeside Dr 480-802-0090 Johns, Terry & Christy 24318 S Agate Dr 406-697-1408 Magnotti, Gina 9056 E Sun Lakes Blvd N 480-433-7020 Hometown/State: Staten Island, NY Ulrich, Phil…

Unit Happenings

Unit 19 Melody Strom Dear Unit 19 Townhome Owners: March meetings for Unit 19 HOA will be held on: * Monday, March 8, at 6 p.m., for the monthly working meeting * Monday, March 15, at 6 p.m., for the monthly open board meeting Because of COVID, and for the safety of the board and homeowners,…

The Library Corner at SLCC

Bette Hargrave Dear Friends and Readers, Our library has recently had multiple compliments regarding the atmosphere and quality of our reading materials. Thank you from all of the volunteers and our building management! Something new for us to brag about is signage recently installed to help you find categories and authors. Happy hunting and reading!…

NAIL: 60 Classes to Take at Home

Betsy Dyson's upcoming class helps adults over 50 regain and maintain fitness.

Mary Kenny Staying interested in new ideas or just engaging with others can be a challenge in the best of times, but with the pandemic keeping most of us at home more hours than we like, there’s a way to enjoy learning that is safe and fun. New Adventures in Learning is offering its spring…