News From IronOaks at Sun Lakes

Upcoming activities

The Improvables, Buffet Dinner and Show, February 3 at 5:00 p.m. in the Oakwood Clubhouse; Dinner 5:45 p.m., show time 6:30 p.m.. Call 480-895-7275 for further information.

Valentine Dinner Dance with Thaddeus Rose, February 14. Call 480-895-7275 for further information.

Farmer’s Market, first and third Tuesdays of the month from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the Arts & Crafts parking lot.

The Plant Lady, February 6 at 10:00 a.m. in the Bradford Room in the Oakwood Clubhouse.

Team Trivia, Wednesdays and Thursdays at Ironwood, 6:00–8:00 p.m. Full menu available.

Texas Hold ‘Em at Ironwood, Tuesdays, 6:00-9:00 p.m. Start with 2,000 free chips and win the pot.

Attention new homeowners

Attention New Homeowners—You are eligible for a FREE round of golf for two, FREE week of fitness, FREE week of tennis and BOGO meal at any IronOaks restaurant. All you have to do is call Howard Lundgren of the IronOaks Welcome Committee at 480-369-2015 or email him at [email protected] to receive your new homeowners canvas tote filled with useful information about your community.

Nebraska State baseball event

Gordon Burns

Join the Nebraska Alumni Association and fellow fans for a baseball tailgate to cheer on the Huskers as they face off against UC Riverside in a spring series.

We will meet at the flagpole in front of the Cottonwood clubhouse at 9:00 a.m. and plan to leave and carpool by 9:15 a.m.

Visit by February 10 to register.

Date/Time: Saturday, February 18, 10:00 a.m. to noon MST

First pitch of the double header: noon MST

Location: Tempe Diablo Stadium, 2200 W Alameda Drive, Tempe, AZ, inside the stadium, down the left field concourse

Tailgate cost: $15 for adults; $10 kids 12 and under—Includes unlimited tailgate buffet and drink ticket

Parking and admission to the baseball games are free.

Medicare and Medicaid info

Personalized objective assistance to seniors, the disabled and caregivers provided by volunteer counselors especially trained by the Arizona Agency on Aging Benefits Assistance Program. Services include: Basic information about original Medicare, supplemental (Medigap) policies, Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (Part “D”), Medicare Advantage Plans (HMO’s, etc.), AHCCCS (Medicaid), ALTCS (Arizona Long Term Care System) as well as Social Security and SSI, and help with enrollments, appeals and resolving problems.

Volunteers are available on the first open Friday of the month from 9:00 a.m.-noon at the Sun Lakes Methodist Church, 9248 E. Riggs Road, Education Building, Room 3. The Education Building is located at the rear of the Church’s grounds.

If you or anyone you know might benefit from this service, please tell them about us. No appointment is necessary, and there is no cost for this service. For additional information, call the Area Agency on Aging at 602-264-2255.