Category: June 2019

Cactus planter mosaic workshop offered

Join Mosaic Guys in a mosaic workshop! We bring varied, project-based mosaic workshops for you to learn mosaics without the cost of tools and supplies. This month is the Cactus Planter with porcelain tiles. Porcelain tiles are fairly easy to shape and cut, but some hand strength is necessary to be successful. We work with…

Sun Lakes Democratic Club upcoming meeting

The Sun Lakes Democratic Club will hold its June meeting on Monday, June 10, 2019, in the Navajo Room, located at the Sun Lakes Country Club, 25601 E. Sun Lakes Blvd N. Social begins at 6:30 p.m., followed by the meeting at 7:00 p.m. Speakers are as follows: Jeanne Casteen, Candidate for the Maricopa County…

Korean War Veterans news

The R Countryman Chapter of the Korean War/Korea Service Veterans will be “going dark” over the summer, meaning no meetings will be held for the months of June, July and August. When we return in September, we will then continue to meet monthly on the fourth Tuesday of the month. Remember, the time and location…

Other Card Results

Euchre 4/07. Women: 1st Etta Lakes 75, 2nd Janet Mersino 74, 3rd Lydia Kolsch 67; Men: 1st Pat O’Donnell 67, 2nd Jerome Schultz 64, 3rd John Mogelnicki 63 4/14. Women: 1st Sandy Bullock 67, 2nd Janet Mersino 66, 3rd Judy Stoner 62; Men: 1st Bob Reeves 72, 2nd Stan Wengrzyn 68, 3rd Steve Kauffman 64…

VFW Post 8053 Auxiliary news

On April 20, the Auxiliary sponsored activities and provided volunteers for the SLCC Easter Egg Hunt as part of the Auxiliary Family Freedom Festival. There was a great turnout. On May 20, the 2019-2020 officers for both the Post and the Auxiliary of VFW 8053 were installed. Members of the Post and Auxiliary volunteered May…

Softball annual awards winners

Larry Wolfe The Sun Lakes Senior Softball Association Annual Awards were presented at the recent year-end Divisional Tournaments. (See two separate articles in this edition covering the tournament results.) In the Sun Division, the award winners were as follows: Top Five Batting Averages: Reyes Gonzales, Steve Hilby, Dan Melosi, Paul Gayer and Bob Wicks Rookie-of-the-Year:…

Ann Selzer, Secretary Nearly 60 members of the Sun Lakes Roadrunners RV Club traveled in their rigs (motorhomes, fifth wheels and travel trailers) to Laughlin, Nevada. The mid-April rally was organized by Co-Wagon Masters Rich Pavlak, Betty Lauer, Dale Nolen and Roz Nolen. Activities featured wonderful food at happy hours, a Wagon Masters dinner and…

To see or not to see

The Chandler Lions will present a FREE informational seminar entitled “Understanding Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes – Tips and Tools for a Sweet Life” on Monday, June 10, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. in the ballroom of the SunBird Golf Resort, 6250 SunBird Blvd., Chandler (enter off Riggs Road between S. McQueen and S. Cooper). In our fourth…

Neighborhood owls lead to art intrigue

Margaret Crusoe Over the last three months, residents who frequent the greenbelt in Phase 1 have been fascinated by a family of owls. They built a nest in one of the tall trees west of Lake 7. The mother and her two babies have usually been visible throughout the day. The father has been nearby,…

Fun Lakers Club news

Carole Sinicki In April, the Fun Lakers Club (FLC) nominated the new board, committee chairs, vice-chairs and community ambassadors for the upcoming season. Voting for the new positions took place on April 24. We would like to congratulate everyone and appreciate your time and talent as we enter a new FLC season. All board and…