Category: Community News

The Crystal Card Project has a busy summer ahead

Bobbie Reed Sales and work sessions are continuing through the summer for The Crystal Card Project. So those of you who are here in Sun Lakes looking for activities, consider the options below to support this community effort. Help make cards – June 19 and 26. No experience is necessary. There are lots of tasks…

What good is church?

Pastor Doug Ross The story is told of a man awakened by his wife on Sunday morning – she tried and tried to get him up. He kept turning over trying to go back to sleep. Finally she said, “Henry, you have to get up and go to church.” He replied, “I don’t want to.”…

Joan meets neighbors as she keeps them in style

Jackie Cox Joan Bruening had a unique plan to meet her SunBird neighbors when she moved here 10 years ago. After concluding the billing coding work she did for a doctor, she began a sewing business! She started sewing for her friends, and they told their friends and neighbors about her careful, almost two-day turnaround…

Word of the Month: Curry

David Zapatka Having spent the past week in Myanmar and India eating fabulous cuisine off the cruise ship, curry dishes are fresh on my mind. I’ve long loved Indian cuisine and all those many curry flavors. I’m impressed by how many different types of curry and varying spices there are. What I’ve learned is curry…

Attention homeowners: change in “SunBird News” deadline

Effective July, 2019, the deadline for your SunBird News articles will be due on the 5th of each month. In the event that the 5th falls on the weekend, articles will be due on the Friday before. Please submit all articles to wendy@sunbirdhoa.phxcoxmail.com. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact…

Footnotes from the library

Nancy Smith When June arrives, On quiet feet, The days dance on, To a gentle beat. June comes along softly, To say “Hello,” “It’s hot out there, So take it slow.” June whispers on breezes, She smiles at you – Stretch out and relax, With a book or two. The SunBird Library invites you to…

2nd annual Successful Aging Dementia Conference June 13

We are thrilled to announce the second annual Successful Aging, Sun Lakes Dementia Conference to be held on Thursday, June 13, 2019, at Sun Lakes Country Club from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Register NOW for a day of impactful and useful information about families learning to live with dementia and the often new role…