Category: Community News

Trips and Tours

Sue Arko For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Tubac Arts and Crafts Festival Feb. 6, 2020 Price: $79 per person Every February, the Tubac Chamber of Commerce is proud to sponsor the Tubac Festival of the Arts. The major event of the year for Tubac…

New Adventures in Learning: Conversation Starters

Catherine Hammond Let’s talk about New Adventures, a lifelong-learning program affiliated with Chandler-Gilbert Community College and located at the corner of Riggs Road and Alma School in Sun Lakes. What a lot of different ways exist to speak about the organization. One discussion begins with basic information. Registration is currently available online for the nearly…

Welcome New Neighbors

John Walker 1807 E. Torrey Pines Hometown/State: Portland, OR John has two children. He enjoys golf and sports. Tanis C. Bolick 1952 E. Torrey Pines Lane Hometown/State: Lockport, NY Tanis has two sons. She enjoys reading, gardening, and cards. Al and Nicky Allison 6257 S. Sawgrass Drive Hometown/State: Coeur d’Alene Al and Nicky have been…

Anne Freyer to Speak at P.E.O. Coffee on February 12

Linda Reber “Mercy Ships: Experience on the Africa Mercy in 2018-2019” is the title of Anne Freyer’s program. Anne is a P.E.O. in Chapter DD, Sun Lakes, and is a registered pharmacist. She graduated from the University of Illinois College of Pharmacy and received her MS in Pharmacy Administration at the University of Arizona College…

Kare Bear News

Barbara Dunbar Last Chance for Elvis Tickets First of all, we would like to thank SunBird residents for enthusiastically supported our evening presentation of Project Presley (Elvis) concert. We sold the evening show out in five days! We are now taking reservations for the matinee show, but need 160 people to break even. There is…

Ready to Greet Spring

Yvonne Orlich After the SunBird Lions Club hosted their Holiday Concert in December, we took a short holiday break. We hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season and is off to a healthy, happy, and prosperous new year. The break is over, and… weee’rrreee baaaaacck. We are back with new music and have begun rehearsals…

Thank You Friends

Mary McMullen wishes to express her thanks to all of the individuals who have called her, visited her, and sent cards after the death of her husband of 61 years on Dec. 4, 2019. She is very grateful for all the kindness expressed to her and the family. Don was the father of one son…

Community Church of SunBird

Love is in the air! Yes, Valentine’s Day and a Leap Year Day for old Irish traditions of love. Married or single, we all want to be loved. The Good News: God is love. He knows everything about us. He knows our thoughts, our hopes, our dreams, and even the number of hairs on our head.…

The Remodeling Corner

Janet Cook February has a theme of love; why not show more love when remodeling? It is wise to consider incorporating Aging in Place elements when renovating your home. It can be future thinking to make your home ready to help facilitate safe daily living for changing physical needs. You may think you have many…

SunBird Residents Enjoy a Day at the Races

A day at the horse races! SunBird residents enjoyed a beautiful day at the Turf Paradise Horse Racing venue. This day trip included transportation, admission to the races, racing program, and a delicious Italian lunch buffet. There were also a few lucky residents who were able to go behind the scenes and observe the Silk Room,…