SunBird Men’s Golf enjoys special events

Lapidary Club ready to rock in the fall

Kare Bears again…pay it forward

East Valley Marines support  Ride 2 Recovery

SunBird Men’s Golf enjoys special events

Mixed Gross Shootout (right to left) Karen Gilmore and Wes Terry 1st place, Jackie Huyghebeart and John German 2nd place and Heather Verbitsky and Gerry Tomlinson 3rd place. Ray Bierowicz,…

Lapidary Club ready to rock in the fall

Members of the SunBird Lapidary Club celebrated at the End of the Season Party. Over 50 members of the SunBird Lapidary Club gathered on March 20 to enjoy a chicken…

Kare Bears again…pay it forward

  Ruthjon Wick (Chandler Lions), Margaret Speer, Sherry Fann, Gloria Kishen and Agnes Regan Sherry Fann, Dave Jones and Barb Donbar What a fantastic season for the Kare Bears! Our…

East Valley Marines support  Ride 2 Recovery

The Royal Flush team: Dave Althoff (captain), Brian Wood, Bob Althoff, Paul Lavin, Lloyd Brown and Adrian Barrios. Denise Landers Lott East Valley Marines, Detachment 1296, helped support a team…

SunBird Tai Chi class welcomed visitors

Chiyoko Starkel and her son Cody showed the SunBird Tai Chi class their moves!

Lora Wright On March 18, the SunBird Tai Chi class welcomed visitors Chiyoko Starkel and her son, Cody. Chiyoko teaches Tai Chi at the Mesa Senior Center and also at Casa Grande. She has received several competitive awards. For us, she demonstrated various forms of Tai Chi, including the fan and sword routines. Cody, a…

Canadians give back to SunBird

Golf course nets provided by the Canadian Club.

Through a series of donations over the past year including golf course nets to protect the workers, patio furniture for the Horizon Room, facing the walk from the ninth green to the Clubhouse and a club cleaner for the driving range, the Canadian Club contributed in excess of $2,500 to the community this season. From…

Pickleball news

Margaret McCathern On Thursday, March 26 the SunBird Pickleball Club held its annual barbeque and in house round robin tournament. Thank you to our volunteer cooks, Rick Murphy and Pat Donnelly and tournament coordinator Karen Gilmore. Everyone enjoyed delicious burgers, side dishes, drinks and participation in a very competitive tournament. The coveted first place plaque…

Tennis Club news

Anthony Pappano at our in-house tournament and picnic.

Anthony Pappano has been a SunBird tennis member for 20 years and is still on the courts playing his heart out. Yeah Anthony! So if you think you can’t play at your age, think again about joining the Tennis Club and keep your heart and body going. The Tennis Club had its last meeting on…

Veterans’ Voice

Art Sloane I recently came back from an Honor Fight to Washington D. C. with veterans of WWII. The average age is 92 or 93. What is Honor Flight? All WWII veterans are given a free trip from 133 hubs throughout the United States, two of which are in Arizona – Tucson and Phoenix, to…