Category: Clubs & Classes

Rotarian of the Month

Rotarian of the Month David Mork

Colette McNally September’s Rotarian of the month, David Mork, is sort of an undercover guy with a strong voice. That is to say, he quietly volunteers to work wherever needed in his own quiet way. David is presently capturing our club’s history from the perspective of our long-term members. This is particularly important because many…

Advanced Spanish Conversation Group in Oakwood

Dianne Zimmerman Hola Amigos! Would you like to join us for Spanish conversation? We are a group of Spanish speakers who created an informal Spanish conversation group a few years ago so we could practice speaking and understanding. If you have studied Spanish in the past, lived in a Spanish speaking country, spoke Spanish at…

Other Card Results – October 2014

Tuesday Cribbage 08/05. 1st Lydia Kolsch 11-83, 2nd Richard Lewin 11-57, 3rd Stan Wengrzyn 0-118 08/12. 1st Stan Wengrzyn 15-140, 2nd Bill Bade 13-113, 3rd Carol Douglas 2-103; 24 Hand: Rudy Gerstner 08/19. 1st Jack Rae 13-82, 2nd Michael Roberts 10-88, 3rd Bill Bade 3-80 08/26. 1st Neil Olin 11-17, 2nd Rudy Gerstner 9-29, 3rd…

East Valley Marines donate wheelchair for vets

Ron Enderle, Pat Rice, Dave Althoff and Dave Minick with PowerPaws trainees.

Denise Lott Several of our East Valley Marines loaded a donated electric wheelchair onto a trailer and delivered it to PowerPaws in Scottsdale. One of PowerPaws’ missions is to provide highly skilled assistance dogs to veterans with disabilities. The wheelchair will be used to assist in the training of the dogs that need to be…

Weeders enjoy new digs

Pat Bunkley The Weeders Garden Club kicked off the year in a new meeting location. The larger space encouraged members and guests to mingle, renew friendships and share their summer gardening and travel adventures while enjoying refreshments. The September program featured a workshop to create seed boxes for our garden boutique at the Chandler Farmer’s…

Reiki as a way of life

Join the Reiki Circle every Tuesday morning from 9:30 a.m.-noon in Room A-2 in the Cottonwood Courtyard.

Lois Valleau Reiki is a gentle yet powerful healing energy usually experienced through “laying on of hands” but can also be given at a distance. It works through the wisdom of our own bodies taking in this energy and using it to balance and heal us. One of my daily practices is to give Reiki…

Happenings in the Sun Lakes Rock, Gem and Silver Club

John Harrill Our long-time and very talented member, Jane Perio, won national awards for her outstanding work in silversmithing. At the June 2014 Congress of the Daughters of the American Revolution in Washington, D.C., Jane received the top national award for Metal Work and Jewelry. In addition, Jane received the very coveted and prestigious “Evelyn…