Category: Clubs & Classes

Norm Noble – March Rotarian of the Month

Norm Noble

Norm Noble of Ironwood was named Rotarian of the Month of March for the Sun Lakes Rotary Club. During his 11 year tenure with the club, Norm has served in a number of capacities, once serving as President, twice heading up the club’s annual Golf Tournament, and annually spearheading the club’s promotional activities. Norm majored…

Rotarian of the Month – Don Bell

Don Bell

Norm Noble Don Bell of Cottonwood was named Rotarian of the Month of February for the Sun Lakes Rotary Club. During his eight year tenure with the club, Don has worn a number of hats, principally heading up the club’s annual golf tournament and directing delivery of the Splash to the driveways of Sun Lakes’ residents.…

Open Houses for Model Railroad Trains April 2 and 3

Bring the kids and grandkids to the open houses!

Harry Huckemeyer By popular demand, once again as part of one of our major events, several homes will be opening their Model Railroad layouts to the Public on April 2 and 3 around the Valley. At least five of these homes will be located in the Sun Lakes vicinity, with the majority of them being…

American German Club news

Frank Nechvatal The February 23 meeting was called to order at 6:05 p.m. Minutes from the January meeting were read and approved followed by the Treasurer’s report that the club has a balance of $1,909.31. Membership Committee reported that we had 27 members in attendance. Ron and Sue Kaat attended as guests. The Sunshine Committee…

Rep. Steve Montenegro to speak at National Day of Prayer event

Susan Reynhout, Publicity Chairman Representative Steve Montenegro currently serves as the Majority Leader in the Arizona House of Representatives. He was elected to the Arizona House of Representatives representing LD13 in November 2008. His primary issues include education, government transparency, protecting Second Amendment rights, and fiscal responsibility. Rep. Montenegro is a District Representative in the…

Spring ahead with the Computer Booters

Al Hill with a young, computer savvy lad

Kc Coller, Publicity Director You’re never too young or too much of a senior to learn. Member-at-Large Al Hill, met a young lad who is 41 times younger and already going strong on his computer. The child’s mother was strolling in front of the Microsoft store at Chandler Mall where she allowed us to take…

Take a class with Judee!

Life hiccups, schedule changes and snowbirds leaving certainly have changed the numbers of current dancers. In order to keep them on track to learning new more difficult dances, it would be beneficial to a new dancer to register now for the Ultra Basic class restarting in September on Mondays at noon for $2 in the…

SunBird Bridge Gala a big success

If you missed the annual Bridge Gala on Sunday, February 21, you missed an awful lot of fun. Patrons to the gala generously purchased raffle tickets that went toward prizes between rounds of bridge; $200 was raised to pass back to 10 lucky winners of the raffle drawings. The play of the cards had nothing…

Women’s Connection to host a “shower” for Sunshine Acres

April showers bring May flowers. Well, Women’s Connection is hoping to shower Sunshine Acres with needed items to continue the fabulous work of this Miracle in the Desert. President Carol Whitworth will give a presentation on Sunshine Acres of Mesa. It provides loving homes for children ages five-15 who are separated from their parents. It…

SunBird Irish Club happenings

Mary Pilon, Secretary Lots of excitement during the month of March for us Irishmen. Our monthly meeting was held on March 1 in the Horizon Room. Maurice Stein reported on the shuffleboard outing that was attended by 21 members and the winners were Darlene Google who won an Irish sweatshirt and Don Calvert who won…