SunBird Lions celebrates 20 years of service

SunBird Personalities

Bandits enjoy “Hot” golf

Senior Fitness classes

SunBird Lions celebrates 20 years of service

Lions Jean Boddington and Marilyn Klooster received the Melvin Jones Fellowship for their years of outstanding service to the SunBird Lions Club. Fred Garmeson On April 21 the SunBird Lions…

SunBird Personalities

Gene and Elizabeth Gulliver Bob Neuman A long time ago, in Albany, New York, a group of high school cheerleaders walked into a café where a partition divided it from…

Bandits enjoy “Hot” golf

Everyone enjoyed the outing at Francisco Grande! The first of June brought some of the hot golf deals throughout the valley and the Bandits took advantage of one in Casa…

Senior Fitness classes

Take a class with Cat Sullivan! Cat Sullivan Here we are in the midst of summer! While some of you are enjoying the pool at Springfield and others are on…

Sun Lakes Lions Club presents funds to local charities

Pictured (left to right) club President Lion Ruth Palmer, SLHOA No. 1 (Library) Genevieve Welch, SLHOA No. 1, General Manager Kelly Haynes, AZ Blankets for Kids and Child Spree Betty Manovsky, We’re Moving Forward Rhonda Alcorn, Austin Alcorn and Tara Pepiton, Foundation For Blind Children Catrina Frost, Neighbors Who Care Carol Bowers and Sun Lakes Fire Dept. CAP Dave Mattson. Not in attendance were AZ StandDown, HOBY, Herdt Scholarship recipients from Perry H.S. and Chandler/Gilbert Community College, Sun Lakes Anglers Club, Threads of Love, Veterans Administration Volunteer Services and Chandler Food Bank.

Sun Lakes Lions Club Foundation, a (501-c3 foundation) presented local charities their checks from 2014-2015 Lions year on June 4. Income raised for this purpose comes from private donations and the club’s Flag Program where over $60,000 was raised this Lions year. A Lions Year runs from July 1 through June 30, not January 1…

SunBird ladies are still out golfing

Pat Arnold, Barb Wallace and Jane Sirois

Not a lot to report this month, other than some of us are still out there playing; Jane Sirois, Barbara Wallace, Pat Arnold, Beth Miller, Marilyn Klooster, Sandy Stibitz, Mary Anne Gosney, Trish Carrel, Gail Holland, Betty Watkins, Dee Lee, Barb Dunbar and Becky Sargeant, just to name a few. I am sure there are…

Manager’s Report

The new swimming pool has been dug!

It’s a busy place at SunBird! The Clubhouse swimming pool enlargement project is moving along. The demolition of the old swimming pool, Jacuzzi, decking and walls has been completed. The new swimming pool and Jacuzzi has been dug, plumbed, re-barred and shotcreted. The new bathroom has been built. Both Maricopa County and City of Chandler…

Senior Fitness classes

Take a class with Cat Sullivan!

Cat Sullivan Here we are in the midst of summer! While some of you are enjoying the pool at Springfield and others are on vacation, we are having some serious fun on Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m. in the Navajo Room. Each week the folks encourage each other to meet each other’s personal goals. The style…

Food and Beverage Committee report

Leo Buries, Jean Pritchard, Gordon Lee, General Manager Layne Varney and Horizon Room Food and Beverage Director Julie Mathis met on April 28. Horizon Room Vision Statement: To provide residents with a social gathering place to enjoy a resort lifestyle atmosphere that offers high quality food and beverages. All food and beverages will be served…