Category: Generals

Easy-to-Access Online Classes

In "Before America Roared," Bill Gates examines the period leading up to the Roaring 20s.

Mary Kenny This year, fall classes at New Adventures started in late September, and extended into December. Classes continue to be offered online via Zoom. October classes are almost over, but it’s not too late to register for our 13 classes in November and December. If you are new to New Adventures in Learning, here…

Arizona Classic Jazz Festival

Start of parade in 2019

Helen Daley The Arizona Classic Jazz Festival is taking place Nov. 5 through 8. It will be the first live jazz festival event since March. All the festivities take place at the Crowne Plaza Phoenix-Chandler Golf Resort, a co-sponsor of the event. The festival opens at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 5, with “Big” B.A.D.…

Bakeless Cookie Walk?!

Ginger Dolberg Many is the time we’ve heard people say I would rather give a “dollar” than bake today. And so we are asking you to help more or less To make our Bakeless Cookie Walk a big success. We’ve thought of a plan that’s really grand, And feel quite sure you’ll understand. In an…

Rangers in the Old West

Michael Berry The spirits of Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, and the Clanton Brothers live on in the authentic Old West town of Tombstone, Ariz., home of Boothill Graveyard, the Birdcage Theatre, and the O.K. Corral. Your Sun Lakes Rangers recently walked the historic wooden boardwalks along the dusty main drag in support of the Tombstone…

Crystal Cards Bring Happy Holidays

Thanksgiving cards can be delivered to you.

Bobbie Reed The end-of-year holidays are occasions for sending greetings to friends and family. Crystal Cards has Thanksgiving and Christmas cards among their selections. Of course, there are birthday, get well, thinking of you, and many other special cards. You can now choose the cards you want in the comfort and safety of your own…

Art at the Lakes Rescheduled to October 2021

Diane Hitt The Art at the Lakes Committee is postponing and moving the March 2021 Art at the Lakes Show to October 2021, to avoid the possible transmission of COVID-19. Watch the Splash early next year for a new date for Art at the Lakes 2021. Artists new to the show will also see how to…

Musicale Postponed

The Third Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Musicale featuring singer Jesse Washington, scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 22, has been postponed due to the COVID-19 virus. This successful event was set for the IronOaks Ballroom in Sun Lakes, Ariz., and would also have included special guest pianist, Elaine Freisen. A pending 2021 date is being planned. For additional information…

Worry-Free Living

Erin Fjell, Sales and Marketing Director Home maintenance, meal planning, cooking, managing multiple monthly bills—these are among the many obstacles seniors face every day here in Sun Lakes. But at Renaissance, our residents have found the solution—all-inclusive resort-style living. Renaissance residents experience worry-free, luxury living from the second they move in. Independent Living offers six…

The Library Corner at SLCC

Bette Hargrave Dear friends and patrons: The COVID-19 virus shutdown of the library sent most of your volunteers into quarantine for their safety and health. A few brave volunteers have been working through to try to keep your library safe and functioning. They are board members Doreen Taylor, head librarian; Pat Weitzel, assistant librarian; Mary…