Category: Card Games & Sports

Bocce Ball test site

The Bocce Ball Club, SunBird HOA, Board of Directors and SunBird Golf, Inc. have reached an agreement regarding the bocce ball test site at the intersection of Kerby Farms Road and Championship Drive. The test court has proven very successful with SunBird residents, renters and guests. By making this a permanent site it will add…

Card Scores

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 6:30 p.m. Please come early. Remember, we will be starting at 6:30 p.m. Buy-in is $.50. If you have any questions please call Darlene Thompson at 602-460-1501 and leave…

SunBird Men’s Golf Association news and scores

The month of March featured three special events in addition to the regular Thursday Men’s Club tournaments. These were the Men’s Club Championship, a two week event that wrapped up on March 3; the Men’s and Ladies mixed gross score shoot out held on March 18 (reported separately); and the combined Men’s and Ladies scramble…

Congratulations, Sunchix

Sunchix ladies tennis team came in first place in the 3.5 Flight One Valley of the Sun League. Pictured is the team receiving their ribbon and medal at the awards luncheon. Top left to right are players Jo Lucas, Gloria Handley, Christine Terechenok, Roz Juve, Karen DiPiazza, Leslie Maach and Charlotte Wiard; bottom left to right are Jen Walden, Barb Wallace and Pam Tiffany. Two players not present are Dianna Wreford and Vickie Ayres. Congratulations, team!

Christine Terechenok Tennis tournament season is officially over for the summer and many of our winter visitors and homeowners are leaving. We want to wish them all good traveling and look forward to next season which will begin October 2016. Have a great summer, everyone!

Bridge Results

Monday Afternoon Bridge 2/07. 1st Wally Bien, 2nd Ron Kaat, 3rd Mike Lamers; Slam: Ron Koot, Annette Kleve, Judy O’Neil and Kathy McFayden 2/14. 1st Peggy White, 2nd Kathy McFayden, 3rd Annette Kleve; Slam: Annette Kleve and Michael McDonough 2/21. 1st Anne Adolph, 2nd Betty Wente, 3rd Ron Mitchell; Slam: Ruthie Campbell and Ron Mitchell…

Food donations needed

I volunteer at a Chandler food bank. If you have any extra food you can’t use (unopened please), I would be glad to take it to the food bank. Call Julie at 895-9713 or notify the office and they will contact me. The food bank also accepts baby food, diapers, toiletries, dog and other animal…

Bocce Ball at SunBird

The bocce court is located at the intersection of Championship Drive and Kerby Farms Road in SunBird. Except for the designated club play times and reserved times, you are welcome to use the court at any time between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Please be considerate of our neighbors and keep voices down. No parking…

SunBird Lady Niners news

Pictured are Kerry Schuster, Larry Schuster, Don Kleinow and Donna Kleinow. Larry and Don’s wild shorts may have helped their game, since their teams had the best scores.

Julie Napton On March 22 the SunBird Lady Niners held their annual Gals and Pals event. We enjoyed great golf, lots of laughter and a tasty brunch. It has been a great year for the Lady Niners and we are looking forward to next year.

SunBird Bandits hold annual Triple Play Tournament

Richard Craig, Gary Whistler, Bev Launer and Dan Carroll

Becky Sargeant The SunBird Bandits held their annual triple play tournament Wednesday, February 18 in beautiful Arizona sunshine. Winners took home prize money as well as door prizes and giveaways. A full course of players enjoyed lunch on the patio and shared stories of the day’s play. The Bandits donated to the golf course monies…

SLG season highlights

Jan Sirois gets a hole-in-one!

Tammy Bachofner We ended the season with lots of excitement! Jan Sirois had her first hole-in-one! When I asked her how she did it she said, “Well, it all started the day I was born” and then she went into much more detail, but I will sum it up with, “It just happened!” Congratulations, Jane!…