Category: Clubs & Classes

SunBird American/Italian Club news

Frank Nechvatal At our last meeting, we invited SunBird’s resident Trivia Master, James Gascoyne, aka Sherlock Holmes, to lead the club in a Trivia Contest. At the end of the contest, the members with the highest scores received prizes. The prizes were heart-shaped Peeps. Hope all who came had a good time. For the month…

April Rotary meeting

Norm Noble The Sun Lakes Rotary Club’s major focus is with the students from Chandler Unified School District. Meetings during the month of April highlight some of our contributions. On April 2, four Chandler Unified School District high school students will share their experiences after attending the Rotary World Affairs Conference in Wisconsin. Rotary’s vision…

Spring is here

Harry Huckemeyer It’s that time of the year again where many of our friends and families are planning their return to their summer getaways or back to their hometowns to return to their family and friends. Many others will be making plans to travel – some by land and some by sea – to destinations…

Rotarian of the month March 2019: Jon Lyons

Dick Nelsen The Sun Lakes Rotary Club is proud of the Rotarian selected for the month of March. This fellow joined our club on May 30, 2017. He was a member of the Chandler Rotary Club prior to joining us. Easy to spot, he is the one who is always on the run with a…

Energy yoga class schedule

Experience the benefits of Energy Yoga with Paullene at the SunBird Golf Resort, Navajo Room, upper level. Regular Yoga: Mornings: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 7:40 to 8:50 a.m. Afternoons: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00 to 5:10 p.m. Note: There are no classes on Thursday, April 18 All classes are on a donation basis.…

Drop-ins welcome at ceramics and pottery classes

Jackie Cox Mary Beth Kosiba, president of ceramics and pottery, displays the pot she is preparing for the kiln in the crafts lab, located on the second floor of the clubhouse. Larry Kosiba, vice president, shown with other crafters, teaches pottery using the turning wheel during the lab, which is open 10:00 a.m. to 4:00…

Desert Threads news

The Desert Threads quilt chapter of the Arizona Quilters Guild is very excited to reveal its beautiful Opportunity Quilt for 2019-2020. This fabulous quilt can be yours by participating in our quilt raffle: Tickets are $1.00 each or six for $5.00 from any active DT member. This quilt debuted at the AQG quilt show in…

Garden Club notice

Our club members wish to thank everyone who purchased tickets to our annual Home & Garden Tour held on March 10. Proceeds from the Home & Garden Tour will be spent to continue to beautify our SunBird community. We also wish to thank our gracious homeowners for opening their homes and gardens for you to…