Category: Generals

Gila Crossing Community School seeks volunteer program coordinator

Part-time voluntary position matching up teacher needs with prospective Sun Lakes volunteers – the Gila Crossing Community School (pre-school – Grade 8) is located within the Gila River Indian Community. Duties include taking prospective volunteers out to school for a tour, providing a volunteer packet and walking volunteers through the AZ Fingerprint Clearance Card process.…

Honorary diplomas for vets

Ed Hermanski Hamilton High School would like to give honorary diplomas to any veteran who has served this great country but did not get a high school diploma. Graduation is May 31 at 2:30 p.m. at ASU Wells Fargo Arena. Please contact Ed Hermanski at 602-717-0302 for further information or email him at  [email protected]

Posse office medical equipment summer hours

The summer hours for the medical equipment will begin on Monday, May 1. The hours will be 9:00 a.m. unti1 12:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. All medical equipment can be returned and checked out at this time only. This will be the time schedule until October 27. The all-day schedule will start on October 30.…

State Parties

Michigan Party highlights The Michigan party was held March 31 in the Cottonwood Ballroom. A wonderful pasta buffet dinner was served to 136 Michiganders. The night’s events were filled with games (Michigan Bingo and Michigan trivia) as well listening and/or dancing to our favorite special era music. The most-requested music was Motown. There were prizes,…

Cheryl’s Jazz Birthday Party

Helen Daley Cheryl Thurston, a Sun Lakes resident and popular performer here, will be celebrating her birthday by entertaining with her Mardi Gras Jazz Band on Sunday, May 21, for the Arizona Classic Jazz Society’s monthly jazz party. Cheryl is currently the bandleader for Cheryl’s Mardi Gras Jazz Band, Cats & Jammers and Memories Dance…

May GriefShare class

“I thought I was going crazy,” she said with tears in her eyes. Grief can do that to you – make you think you’re going crazy. All of a sudden, you find you cannot remember anything. Bills go unpaid. Keys get lost. Appointments are forgotten. You find you are easily distracted and cannot seem to…

Rotary Tournament breaks record

The Sun Lakes Rotary Annual Golf Event was held on March 26, 2017. The winning team members are J.R. Herrick, Frank Wiley, Raul Disarufino and John Kiehl.

Norm Noble Brilliant sunshine and perfect temperatures on Sunday, March 26, greeted 170 golfers gathered at Oakwood Country Club to participate in the Sun Lakes Rotary Charity Golf Tournament. Just before tee time, a helicopter hovered over the practice tee where a green had been constructed. Then, 1,500 marked golf balls fell out of the…

May events at Robson Library

Plan to join us for the following events in May! Tuesday, May 9, at 1:00 p.m. – Artist on the Fly: Sketching Birds Join Neil Rizos to learn new ways to see the beauty and behavior of birds while learning essential techniques needed to draw birds quickly and accurately, in the classroom and in the…

Medicare, Medicaid information

Neil Tamber Personalized objective assistance to seniors, the disabled and caregivers provided by volunteer counselors especially trained by the Arizona Agency on Aging Benefits Assistance Program. Services include: * Basic information about Original Medicare, Supplemental (Medigap) policies, Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (Part “D”), Medicare Advantage Plans (HMO’s, etc.), AHCCCS (Medicaid), ALTCS (Arizona Long Term Care…