Category: Card Games & Sports

Take your game to the next level

If you are looking to improve your short game or your swing, Gary Hodges, Pro Shop Manager and retired PGA Professional, has the clinic for you. Ladies’ tune-up days are February 9 and March 9, while the Men are scheduled for February 16 and March 16. Gary will coach two different clinics each day. You…

From The Pro Shop

Gary Hodges, Head Pro As you might say in golf, we are into the swing of things now. We are super busy in the Pro Shop trying to keep things running smoothly. We are in the process of increasing our inventory so you have lots to shop for. If you are confused about all the…

SBMGA news and results

There is an old adage that says, “Time flies when you are having fun.” This adage is really exemplified as the Men’s Club moves into the month of February with the realization that the 2018-2019 season is already half over. Where did the time go? We trust that the first half was fun for everyone…

From the Golf Course Superintendent

Marc Francoeur I always like February here in Arizona. Towards the end of the month, we start to have warmer and longer days. I would say this is as close to spring as we get here in the Valley. I would like to thank all the members who have taken the time to come up…

Bandit Golf Group reminder

February 13 is offering up an exciting golf tournament sponsored by the Bandit golfing group. If you haven’t already, now is the time to fill out your entry form for the Triple Play tourney. Your $90 two-person team will begin with donuts and coffee at 8:00 a.m. on the patio, and play will begin at…

Bridge Results

SunBird Duplicate Bridge Lois Schmidt 12/06. 1st Brian Turner and Ron Mitchell, 2nd Dorothy Sykes and Rose Brown, 3rd Connie Robert Shaw and Larry Schoenborn 12/13. 1st N/S Mel Huser and Karlene Garn, 2nd N/S Sharon and Barry Trojanoski, 3rd N/S Lil MacPherson and Jackie Huyghebaert; 1st E/W Katherine Gibbs and Peggy White, 2nd E/W…

Free Introductory golf lessons available

Whether you are new to golfing or just getting back into the game, SunBird Golf Club can help you get started. We are offering free lessons on February 18 and March 18 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. Volunteers from our Ladies’ and Men’s clubs will review the basic shots at four different stations: Driving, Irons,…