Category: September 2018

Writers’ Page

  Drydock Roy Parfitt Within a month of reporting aboard the USS Wrangell, an ammunition ship out of Norfolk, Virginia, we steamed north to the Brooklyn Navy Yard to go into dry-dock for retrofitting and repairs. I remember just before my very first underway watch, standing on the deck at 4:00 a.m., looking at the…

PV Ladies golfers bright as fireworks

  Liz DeMichael The scores posted in July by the Palo Verde Ladies Golf Association (PVLGA) lit up the course each week like fireworks on July 4. Look how explosive they were… 7/03. Low Gross. A tough game to play in the heat, but the members of the PVLGA were up to the challenge! The…

Trips and Tours

  Escape to Flagstaff September 9, 2018 Price: $99 per person Escape the heat for the day and travel to Flagstaff. Tour the Museum of Northern Arizona and take the chairlift at Snowbowl to the top of the mountain where a picnic lunch is included. Mystery Tour September 20, 2018 Price: $99 per person Back…

Shalom Hadassah September news

  Evey Freed Shalom Hadassah is a philanthropic organization and is open to everyone. We have speakers, activities and social events throughout the year that reflect the varied interests of our membership. Please come check us out. We’d love to meet you and tell you more about our group. If you’d like more information about…

Medicine chest makeover with essential oils

  JoAnne Gaudioso If you have been seriously considering following a more natural path to health and wellness, introducing essential oils into your daily habits is a good way. Essential Oils can be used for both emotional and physical wellness applications. Essential oils can be used in three ways: Aromatically: Simply place a drop of…

Wreaths Across America

  Roman Martin We’re back! We have returned for another chance to Remember, Honor and Teach. The Chandler Elks Lodge #2429, in partnership with The Exchange Club of Chandler and Wreaths Across America, will once again be placing memorial wreaths on the graves of those people who have served in the Armed Forces of the…

Spanish Conversational Group continues to meet

  Dianne Zimmerman This fun, friendly and lively conversational Spanish group continues to meet each Wednesday from 4:15 to 5:30 p.m. in the Ocotillo Room of the Arts and Crafts building at Oakwood Country Club. We discuss a wide variety of topics in an informal setting and assist each other with grammar and vocabulary. Sun…

SLWA upcoming bazaar

  Ellie Clark Members of the SLWA are looking forward to their November bazaar as it draws nearer with each passing day. At our last meeting, President Judy Caniglia asked some of our “crafty” ladies to demonstrate some of the things they will be doing to prepare for the bazaar. Diane Enders, one of our…