Category: February 2016

SunBird Community Church

The SunBird Church was beautifully decorated for the Christmas season!

Bob Neuman On a chilly Christmas Eve, over 400 people gathered in the Ballroom. They had not come to the SunBird Church to be entertained but to worship and celebrate the birth of Christ. On the stage, lighted Christmas trees cast a soft glow. In the center was a beautiful nativity scene. Trish Russell and…

Art Club

Sharon Eade January is such an interesting month. Holidays are over and seemingly we get back into a routine again. It also seems most of us look to bettering ourselves in any number of ways. For the Art Club, our January resolution was to expand our artistic skill levels and try new methods and/or mediums,…

Pickleball Club news

The new portable nets are here and the new courts have been reconfigured and painted. Come out and enjoy the fun on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 2:00-5:30 p.m. and on Sundays from 3:00-5:00 p.m.

2nd annual Kare Bear sponsored Golf Tournament

Rosie VanderVeen It’s that time again! After much success in 2015, a second tournament will be held on Saturday, February 27 at 9:00 a.m. The format is four person scramble, 116 players maximum! Hurry and get your foursome together and for the meager price of $40 per person, you also will enjoy a scrumptious lunch,…

Edgar Cayce Study Group

Our “Search for God” study group meets every Thursday at 7:00 p.m. in Room A-2 of Cottonwood Country Club. We explore the readings of Edgar Cayce who is recognized as the greatest psychic of the 20th century and the founder of holistic healing. We strive to be healthier, peaceful and to be one with the…

It’s time for the annual Kare Bear Golf Tournament

Sign up now for the Kare Bear annual Golf Tournament!

Rosie VanderVeen Come join us on Saturday, February 27 for our four person scramble with a 9:00 a.m. shotgun start! Sign up in the Pro Shop now; $40 per person. We are limiting the field to 116 players so that play goes smoothly! We will have three flights with one gross and three net payouts…

18th Annual Rummage Sale February 27

SunBird’s 18th annual Rummage Sale will be held on Saturday, February 27. Ballroom doors will open at 7:00 a.m. There will be lots of good buys. If you have good items to donate, please bring them to the west end of the Ballroom on Friday, February 26 from 7:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. No clothing, please! If…

February is guest month at Women’s Connection meeting

Tom and Robert Drake at an Atlanta Braves game.

Susan Reynhout, Publicity Chairman It’s guest month at Women’s Connection! Don’t miss this opportunity to invite the special people in your life (men and women) to brunch on Thursday, February 11 at 9:00 a.m. in the Kingston Ballroom of the Oakwood Country Club in Sun Lakes. Are you a baseball fan? Want to know what…

SunBird Personalities

Pam and Don Warber

Bob Neuman It all began when this congenial couple had dinner on an arranged blind date. Don, after 13 years of being a bachelor, had not met anyone he clicked with until that night. “I was impressed by her beauty,” he remarked. Being busy with other things, Pam ignored him for a while. Perseverance and…

Karaoke and dancing with Mr. B & The Blonde

Double the Fun at Sun Lakes Country Club’s Pro Shop Lounge (Mulligan’s) on Saturday, February 13 from 7:00-? p.m. and then again on Saturday, February 27 from 7:00-? p.m. The lounge will be serving food. Mark your calendar for another fun evening of singing and dancing. If you have been to karaoke with Mr. B.…