Category: Clubs & Classes

Garden Club Endorses CC&R Proposal Change

Laurie Doyle The SunBird Garden Club Board voted unanimously to endorse the HOA proposal to add a $300 capital improvement fee paid by new homeowners to be designated for golf course projects. Projects will be limited to those that benefit the entire community, such as improvements to irrigation and storm water ponds. The Garden Club…

SunBird Bag Ladies

Bunny Bottorff We have gone back to meeting on Wednesday mornings, 10 a.m. to noon, in the Hopi Room. We ladies want to say thank you so much to all of you for your response, and for all the bags we have received. We have been busy folding and cutting. So, again, we say thank…

Have You Seen Me?

Laurie Doyle I am the SunBird Garden Club’s January Rock of the Month. I can be found amongst the cacti, plants, and other landscape, in the rock gardens. If you find me, take me home and call garden club member Mary Jane Mogdans at 815-861-1755. The first person who captures the rock will return it…

Korean War Veterans

Chapter Commander Leon “Skip” Johnson The Korean War Veterans would like to extend their thanks to you all who supported this organization throughout the tough times we all experienced during the past year. A special thank you goes out to the organization members who supported the last event of the year, which was a success,…

Let’s All Get on Board for a New, Brighter 2021

Harry Huckemeyer It’s just about the right time for all of us to welcome in the new year of 2021, with hopes and wishes that it will be filled with many moments of joy and happiness. We all are coming off a year that created so many problems for so many, but rather than dwell on…

Energy, Functional Yoga Classes: The End of Classes

Paullene Caraher There will be no more yoga classes from Paullene. Paullene Caraher is moving out of the area to Cottonwood, Ariz. I want to thank all who joined my classes. I started in November of 2001, and have continued until this December of 2020. Since then, I have taken additional yoga training at Inner Vision…

SunBird Hiking Club

Pictured (left to right) are Carol Martin, Fran Stewart, Jim Anderson, Julie Anderson, Jack Phillips, and Jeanne Berte.

Carol Martin The SunBird Hiking Club has been busy enjoying spectacular area hikes on Wednesday mornings! On Dec. 2, six members, including Carol Martin, Fran Stewart, Jim Anderson, Julie Anderson, Jack Phillips, and Jeanne Berte, hiked six miles on the stunning Wild Horse Trail in the Usery Mountains. New members are welcome. For information, call…

Garden Club News

Laurie Doyle The Garden Club has been busy working throughout the community while keeping safe and abiding by the COVID restrictions. We had a successful plant sale on Community Garage Sale day, of plants we propagate and nurture throughout the year. We also sold several sets of 2020 Golf Ball Allium flowers. Thank you to…

Looking Forward to New Beginnings

Richard Volpe The Desert Navy thanks you for your patience and welcomes all into the new year, looking forward to a new beginning filled with positive progress in our constant battle with the coronavirus. Based on the size of our organization, we still have not reached a comfort level where we can resume our normal…

Windows 10 Built-In Diagnostic Tools

Katie Gertz

Helen Seaton, Public Relations Director The next virtual meeting of Computer Booters will be on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, beginning at 10 a.m. Please note the change in time for this meeting only. Our speaker will be Katie Gertz. Windows has continually improved over the years, and Windows 10 is the best, by far, of all…