Category: Community News

Boll Weevil theology

  Dr. Marc Drake, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church Sun Lakes Years ago, my wife and I drove through the small town of Enterprise, Alabama – not exactly a vacation destination for most people. But there is an attraction there you won’t see anywhere else in the world. In the town square there is a…

NAIL to feature local author

Catherine Hammond This summer, New Adventures in Learning, a lifelong-learning program, presents a reading by Phoenix writer Andrea Avery. On July 12 at 10:00 a.m., the author will read from her memoir, Sonata: A Memoir of Pain and the Piano. The book chronicles Ms. Avery’s journey from promising classical pianist diagnosed with severe rheumatoid arthritis…

Sun Lakes Sunday Dance Club – Forever Young

  Denise Green It’s easy to recognize members of the Sun Lakes Sunday Dance Club. They’re the folks with a twinkle in their eye, an infectious laugh and a spring in their step… well, at least we like to think that! Dancing is like finding the Fountain of Youth for many. Ask 20 different members…

Welcome New Neighbors

  Kathy Mummert 6226 S. Sawgrass Drive Hometown/State: Arizona Kathy is not married and has two children. Diane Sarracino 1793 E. Peach Tree Drive Hometown/State: Beaver Falls Diane is a widow and has one child. She enjoys travel, swimming, water aerobics and movies. Wayne and Lisa Onyx 6321 S. Tournament Lane Hometown/State: North Barrington, IL…

Chandler Food Bank in need of items this summer

  My name is Julie, I am a SunBird resident and I volunteer at a Chandler food bank. Our winter residents are leaving, so if you have extra food (unopened, please) that you can’t use, I would be glad to take it to the food bank. The food bank also accepts toiletries, all cleaning and…

SunBird Community Church news

  Bob Neuman On May 21, 2011, at 6:00 p.m., groups of people awaited the end of our world which obviously did not happen, but there will be more fake profits along. Only God knows when He will call his people home and subject them to his judgment. Matthew has much to say about the…

“Luncheon in the Pines” August 15

  The Fifth annual Luncheon in the Pines will be held Wednesday, August 15, at 11:30 a.m. at the beautiful Torreon Country Club in Show Low. All SunBird residents and guests are invited to join us for our yearly get-together. Please call Shirley Clark at 480-802-6558 or Barb Ott at 480-322-3036 for reservations by August…

This, That and Other Stuff

  Cleaning, rubble, dirt and trouble Bob Neuman Cleaning, Rubble, Dirt and Trouble That is what one eventually gets if he owns a house. It is an unwritten consensus in our country that we are ordained to do so. As the newlyweds bask in the excitement of just married, their eyes are already madly revolving…

Thank You, Friends

  Earl Cuyler Thank you to the two neighbors on Oakmont, SunBird Patrol and the Chandler Fire Department paramedics who assisted me in April when I had the accident on my handicap cart.

Donation to Hamilton High School Homeless Fund

  Rose Pachura Ladies Community Chit and Chat Group gave a check donation for the Hamilton High School Homeless Fund. The Ladies Community Chit and Chat Group held a Fashion Boutique by Calle Rose at the location of SunBird Country Club on April 12, 2018. Service was excellent. Ladies were excited to win a door…