Category: February 2016

MS Encouragement Group

Treva Christenson The mission of the Multiple Sclerosis Encouragement (MSEO) is to “provide education, encouragement and self-empowerment to those affected by M.S. and their families, caregiver.” We have different doctors locally and nationwide to speak on the latest on M.S. Dinner is provided unless otherwise notified. Meetings are as follows: Chandler – Meets the third…

Seasonal renters

Welcome back residents, visitors and renters. Everyone should check in at the HOA Office upon their return. SunBird is required by law to keep accurate occupancy records for our community. All renters will need to bring their driver’s license and rental agreement. We will provide you with a SunBird ID card at that time. Typically,…

SunBird Singers spring concert – March 9 and 10

Norm Ott The SunBird Singers and their directors Owen and Joyce Bae are again inviting the SunBird community to another nostalgic trip back in time at their annual spring concert, “Music to Remember.” This concert will feature songs by some of the famous early to mid-20th century composers. Songs such as Yesterday by Paul McCartney, I Won’t…

Spotlight On Advertiser: Why you should attend Dr. Harold Wong’s seminars

This snowbird season, during February and March 2016, Dr. Wong is doing a series of lectures, one each month at Sun Lakes Country Club and IronOaks Country Club. The schedule at Sun Lakes Country Club is Thursday, February 18, “Common Sense Financial Strategies” and Wednesday, March 16 “Secure Your Financial Future: Lessons from Warren Buffett.”…

Chandler Rotary Club hosts Hope of Valley Veterans

San Tan Crown Rotary Club is sponsoring a new charity motorcycle ride to benefit local

San Tan Crown Rotary Club (Chandler, AZ) member Stan Kaufman has announced plans to conduct a charity motorcycle ride to benefit the Phoenix chapter of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing (www.PHX-PHWFF.org) and the Arizona StandDown Alliance (www.arizonastanddown.org). Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing assists injured veterans with physical, mental and spiritual rehabilitation by engaging our veterans…

This, That and Other Stuff

Bob Neuman The mind is an awesome and complicated body part. It has banked memories since our birth and flips them into our consciousness often when something triggers it. A certain scent, the slant of the sun, the thought of a location or seeing a friend from the past can transport one to a former…

Sun Lakes Arts and Crafts Association host annual Spring Show and Sale

This year the Sun Lakes Arts and Crafts Association annual Spring Show will be held on Saturday, February 20 with over 80 vendors showcasing their unique handmade crafts and artwork. The show will take place at the Oakwood Country Club, 9645 E. EJ Robson Blvd. from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Come early for the best selection…

Yesterday Once More performing at Doo Wop and Rock & Roll Show

Yesterday Once More will be performing at The Richard Nader’s Doo Wop and Rock and Roll Show on Friday, February 12 8:00 p.m. at the Mesa Arts Center. Tickets are now on sale for $34/$50 per person. This all-star line-up of Rock ‘n Roll legends includes Gene Chandler who recorded Duke of Earl, Groovy Situation and…

Coupons for Troops

You can donate coupons, even those recently expired, to military families overseas. Visit www.CouponstoTroops.com for details.

Food donations needed

I volunteer at a Chandler food bank. If you have any extra food you can’t use (unopened please), I would be glad to take it to the food bank. Call Julie at 895-9713 or notify the office and they will contact me. The food bank also accepts baby food, diapers, toiletries, dog and other animal…