Category: Card Games & Sports

SBLGA Tournament winners

Pictured are some of the Ladies SunBird Cup participants (left to right) Jean Pritchard, Trish Carrel and B.J. Schermerhorn

The SunBird Ladies 18ers have had a great month. From Board elections to championship play we kept busy and had fun. We welcomed our new Board: President Cindy Vig, Vice-President Karen Gilmore, Treasurer Jane Siroius and Secretary Heather Verbitsky. As we welcome and applaud these ladies for stepping up we also want to thank our…

National Day of Prayer Continental Breakfast – May 7

Susan Reynhout The Sun Lakes Women’s Connection and SunBird Prayer Group will sponsor a National Day of Prayer Continental Breakfast on Thursday, May 7 at 9:00 a.m. Everyone in Sun Lakes, SunBird and the surrounding areas is encouraged to attend this very special event. You will hear patriotic music, listen to an engaging speaker, and…

SBGA Inc. Report from the General Manager

Many members are reading this article back where snowbirds fly when the thermometer starts to rise – and rise it did at the end of March! For those of you still in SunBird, shotgun starts for May change to 7:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Watch for more directional and No Trespassing signs to be posted…

Bocce anyone?

Ed Treglia Bocce ball has arrived in SunBird as announced in the last issue of the SunBird News. This very entertaining game is enjoyed worldwide and requires very little effort. To those who do not know the nature of the game, read the following and keep this information. Bocce ball is played with eight large balls…

March financial report

The financial results for the three months ending March 31 show Total Income more than budget by $29,700; $283,600 vs. $253,900. Green Fees equal the budget for the period, while Punch Cards and Tournaments exceeded budget. Expenses are unfavorable by $13,100; $192,900 against the budget of $179,800 principally in the areas of Cost of Goods…

Other Card Results

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. 3/05. 1st Betty Hobiling 3370, 2nd Fred Hamus 2510, 3rd Darlene Thompson 2490 3/12. 1st Mary Minkel 3050, 2nd Clifford Cyriacks…

Bridge Results

Monday Afternoon Bridge 3/02. 1st Paul Klancher, 2nd Barb Ott, 3rd Gunter Deflieze; Slam: Peggy White, Paul Klancer, Gunter Deflieze, Nan Atchiley, Karlene Garn, Mel Huser, Judy O’Neill and Barb Ott 3/09. 1st Larry Schoenborn, 2nd Michael McDonough, 3rd Dick Ballou; Slam: Larry Schoenborn, Walt Ware, Terry Wold and Peggy White 3/16. 1st Dorothy Sykes,…

Tennis Club news

Anthony Pappano at our in-house tournament and picnic.

Anthony Pappano has been a SunBird tennis member for 20 years and is still on the courts playing his heart out. Yeah Anthony! So if you think you can’t play at your age, think again about joining the Tennis Club and keep your heart and body going. The Tennis Club had its last meeting on…

Pickleball news

Margaret McCathern On Thursday, March 26 the SunBird Pickleball Club held its annual barbeque and in house round robin tournament. Thank you to our volunteer cooks, Rick Murphy and Pat Donnelly and tournament coordinator Karen Gilmore. Everyone enjoyed delicious burgers, side dishes, drinks and participation in a very competitive tournament. The coveted first place plaque…