Category: September 2020

Shalom Hadassah Update

Joyce Spartonos Shalom Hadassah, as well as almost every organization, has felt the effects of this terrible pandemic and wonders when we’ll see, or even begin to see, the light at the end of the tunnel. All the terrific ideas Shalom Hadassah had for meetings, of course, are on indefinite hold. However, even in these…

Singles Dinner Club Update

Come one, come all to the Wednesday evening club for singles. We meet every week at 5 p.m. at the Palo Verde dining room for a sumptuous dinner and wonderful conversation with others in the same place in their lives. If Wednesday isn’t good for you, we also have a table for singles on Friday…

Featured Knight

Maynard Iverson

Tony Lasso, Public Relations Committee, K of C Council 9678, St. Steven’s Catholic Parish A native of North Dakota, Maynard Iverson currently serves as recorder/scribe (secretary) for the Knights of Columbus Council and Assembly. He taught high school Vo-Ag for eight years before spending 35 years in the Southeast as a teacher educator. He retired as…

SLLGA Results

Judy Wegener The Sun Lakes Ladies Golf Association kicked off July with our (American) Flag tournament. Ladies planted their flag when they met their targeted handicap. We may live in uncertain times but our patriotic spirit plays on. 7/07/20 Flag Tournament: 1st Cat Lajune, 2nd (tie) Jan Cobb, Debra Emerick, and Dori Winchester 7/14/20 Best…

Another Successful Blood Drive

Red Cross workers on July 15

Ken Hinatsu The Sun Lakes Sheriff’s Posse and the American Red Cross held successful blood drives in Sun Lakes on July 9 and July 15, 2020. The drives were held at the Sun Lakes Sheriff’s Posse facility on Riggs Road. The blood drive efforts were driven by recent shortfalls in the blood supply because of…

Reiki—A Peaceful Journey

Lois Valleau This is a call to all Americans who may have experienced upset, concern, or worry about COVID-19 and the economy of our country. More specifically, will I stay healthy and will my financial future be secure? How do we come to terms with the enormity of a situation in which it appears we…

Restless Minds Will Discuss Pandemic September 8

Bill Gates American life has changed radically over the past six months thanks to the lingering COVID-19 pandemic. The Restless Minds discussion group will explore those changes at its Sept. 8 meeting. And in line with those changes, it will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. Anyone already receiving the club’s monthly email will automatically…