Category: Card Games & Sports

SunBird invited to friendly pickleball play at Solera

SunBird Pickleball Club members enjoyed playing Solera players

On Thursday, February 26 members from SunBird Pickleball Club were invited over to Solera Pickleball courts for some friendly play! Many thanks to Jerry Green of Solera and Margaret McCathern of SunBird for setting this up. We all enjoyed the evening! Pickleball is played on the SunBird tennis courts Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 2:00-5:30…

SunBird Niners host Sun Lakes Niners

Winners of the Home and Home (pictured left to right) – front nine: Betty Benson, Teri Namon, Vera Maschowsky and Jane Sybesma

Rosie VanderVeen The SunBird Lady Niners hosted a Home and Home with the Sun Lakes Ladies Niners on February 17. It was a great time of fun, fellowship and round of golf, followed by a delicious lunch prepared and served by our wonderful staff in the Horizon Room. We had so much fun and delight…

Other Card Results – April 2015

500 Cards Darlene Thompson We meet in the Lakeview Room on the second floor by the Pro Shop on Thursday evenings and start to play at 7:00 p.m. Please come early. Buy-in is $.50. 2/05. 1st Phyllis Ketcher 3040, 2nd Joanne Astor 2820, 3rd John Roeder 2760 2/12. 1st Dianna Roeder 2910, 2nd Fran Kleinsteuber…

Bandits donate to SunBird Golf Course


Dave Jones accepted a check from Denny Thomas, representing the Bandits golfing group, to further golf course projects at SunBird. The Bandits contribute each year to furthering the beauty and playability of the golf course.

SunBird Lady Golfers

The Canadians vs. Americans in the Stolhiem Cup

Jean Pritchard What a busy month. First, on February 10 and 17, was the Stolhiem Cup, where the Canadian ladies (and friends) competed with the American ladies for the Stolhiem Championship. The first week the Americans were ahead, but by the time the tally was totaled and lunch was finished on the second week, the…

SunBird Men’s Golf Association news

Mixed Net Shoot Out L-R Dean Hugyebaert, Barb Dunbar 2nd, Bob Schoenwald, Barb Wallace 1st, Tammy Bachofner, Eric Gossling 3rd

Norm Ott The SunBird Men’s Golf Association meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 9:00 a.m. in the Clubhouse Ballroom. It is at the March meeting each year that officers for the coming year are elected. At this March’s meeting, Dave Sims, chairman of the nominating committee, presented the following slate of nominees;…

SBGA report

Rick Lantgen, General Manager Three new directors of the Golf Board were elected at the AGM on February 17. They are Larry Schuster, Marcie Hogan and Jackie Huyghebaert. Thank you to all seven candidates for their willingness to participate in the governance of this club. At the annual general meeting, members rang the bell as…

Bridge Gala winners

Sue McCutcheon The SunBird annual Bridge Gala was a great success with many prizes. The top three winners were Jean Ballou with 6630, Janette Schott with 5780 and Larry Schoenborn with 5590. For all who wished to participate after the gala there was an excellent dinner in the Horizon Room.