Category: Card Games & Sports

“Howl at the Moon” night golf returns to SunBird

  Gary Hall After a great response to last spring’s night golf tournament, the return of “Howl at the Moon” golf will be held Saturday evening, March 31, 2018. This will be a 9-hole scramble tournament for fun, laughter and the unique experience. Create your own four-person team with your friends and neighbors, or sign…

SunBird Couples Net Shoot Out

  Norm Ott It was a beautiful, warm and sunny Sunday afternoon on January 14, 2018, when 10 couples representing both the SunBird Lady’s Golf Association and the SunBird Men’s Golf Association teed off in the annual couples nine hole net shoot out. The couples participating were Fred Fraga/Marcie Hogan, Jim Croghan/Jackie Huyghebaert, Ron Jarvis/Dee…

SunBird Tennis Club’s Carnival of Games for the Chander Lions Club

  Charlotte Wiard If you didn’t come out to the tennis courts on January 14, you missed a great time! Everyone got a chance to demonstrate their athletic talent and participated in bowling, golf, Bolla ball and lots more! No one accomplished all of the games, but they certainly had fun trying. Remember, you could…

SunBird Women’s Golf Association news

  Tammy Bachofner We have been busy so far this year! We had the Ladies Net Shoot out, the Couples Net Shoot out, the SunBird Cup and the nominating committee held their meeting, so we have a slate of candidates for the March meeting, all while playing our regular golf and having fun! Congratulations to…

RoadRunners Golf and Social Club Poker Run

  Ruth Anne Hobbs, Special Events Coordinator Roadrunners Golf and Social Club has been so much fun! The third annual Poker Run was just one of the many events we will be planning for to get together and enjoy the fun of these special club activities. Special thank you to those members who graciously opened…

SunBird Pickleball Tournament Raises Money for Alzheimer’s

  Roger Mandeville On February 3, the SunBird Pickleball Club held the first annual tournament to raise money to help find the first Survivor of Alzheimer’s. Tournament Director Pete Prucha, longtime SunBird resident and local rep for Gearbox Pickleball Paddles, was well organized and got the event started on time. The tournament featured play for…

Card Scores

  SunBird 500 Darlene Thompson We meet in the Lakeview Room, second floor by the Pro Shop, on Thursday evenings and start to play at 6:30 p.m. Please come early. Remember, we will be starting at 6:30 p.m. Buy-in is $.50. Any questions, please call Darlene Thompson at 602-460-1501 and leave a message and I…

Tips From The Pro Shop

  Jerry Lingen It’s March, and we are now on our spring schedule. Starting time for all shotgun starts will now be 8:00 a.m. Morning tee times will also begin at 8:00 a.m. Afternoon tee times will begin at noon. Hours for the Pro Shop will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Call-in for…

SunBird Lady Niners

  Mary Marshall, Secretary February 6 was a beautiful day for golf as two of our Niners shot a hole-in-one! June Yates aced hole #3, and Jamie Morgan hit her perfect shot on hole #13. Congratulations, ladies! The pot was split between the two winners and now starts over, so each member must put in…

Free introductory golf lessons

  Marcia Hogan Are you interested in playing golf but don’t know how to get started? Have you been away from the game and want to get back into it? SunBird Golf Club is offering free lessons on March 19 from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. Please check in on the driving range by 3:15 p.m.…