Category: May 2022

Oakwood 18-Hole Couples 2022 Champs

Jim Utter Mark and Theresa Cockrell are the new Club Champions of Oakwood Couple’s 18-Hole Golf League. Half of our league won prize money on March 25, with golfers in four flights awarded prizes for gross and net scores. Golf was followed by camaraderie, drinks, and a  wonderful dinner in the Oakwood ballroom.

Save the Date: Dementia Friends Training

Neighbors Who Care and Creative Engagement Partners have paired up to formally request that Sun Lakes be declared Dementia Friendly Sun Lakes as a Dementia Friendly community, and many in Sun Lakes have already been trained. All this means is that residents here care and are part of a movement to help our community of…

¿Habla Español?

Margo Callaghan Would you like to use and keep up your Spanish? Our group is informal, and our purpose is to have fun talking and listening to each other, while improving our language skills. We discuss topics suggested by members, and when needed, we help each other with grammar and vocabulary. We encourage intermediate Spanish…

The Library Corner at SLCC

Bette Hargrave Hello from your beautiful library. On May 1, 1886, more than 300,000 workers in 13,000 businesses across the United States of America walked off their jobs in the first May Day celebration in our history (information picked off the Google app). Another bit of knowledge as I’ve read regarding May Day calls it…

Getting to Know Our SLCT Members

Sharon Gerdik Let me introduce you to a couple who never sang or acted before moving to Sun Lakes. Jim Janowski was born and raised in Moline, Ill. Judie, his wife, was raised on a farm in Kirkland, Ill. She learned to drive a tractor before she was old enough to drive a car. Jim…

Sun Lakes Rangers Assist Chandler Police Department

Michael Berry Sun Lakes, East Valley, and Granite Mountain Ranger companies assisted the Chandler Police Department with traffic control at the popular Ostrich Festival in March. The Ostrich Festival has grown into one of the premier festivals in the Southwest. It is a family-friendly event that features national and regional entertainment, carnival midway, thrilling attractions,…