Category: Clubs & Classes

Rotarian of the Month

Stan Kaufman – May Dick Nelsen The Sun Lakes Rotary Club’s Rotarian of the Month was born and raised in Canada. He was president and CEO of a national insurance company in Toronto. Then in 1991, Stan Kaufman moved his family from Toronto to Fargo, North Dakota, where he established Fargo Western States Life Insurance…

Rotarian of the year

David Mork Norm Noble David Mork has been a Rotarian for 34 years, starting in Woodbury, MN, in 1980 where he served as the club’s first president, and then held many other district positions for over 10 years. David joined Sun Lakes Rotary in 2005 where he has been and is Chairman of the Heritage…

Traveling with essential oils

JoAnne Gaudioso We have hit our 100-degrees mark and many of us are planning our escapes from the heat. As we prepare to travel, whether for the entire summer or a brief getaway, whether by plane, car or train, careful attention is given to what we take along. Essential oils can be easily incorporated into…

Line Dancing with Judee

Judee Curtis Dancing in June has given some year-round dancers the opportunity to move up a level. Taking advantage of the time and teaching one new dance a week has eased these dancers into that level vs. jumping with both feet into the next full next hour! This new plan has worked very well. We…

Hello bowlers!

Well it’s time to get our fall teams together. We will start on September 30, 2019, and bowl until December 16, 2019 (12 weeks). We will do a winter league starting on January 6, 2020, through March 23, 2020. We start shadow at 9:30 a.m. and bowl at 9:45 a.m. The price of bowling is…

SunBird Lions Club continues their flag program

The SunBird Lions Club began the flag program on Veterans Day of 2010 with the support of 70 people who proudly displayed the flags. SunBird Lions Club now serves 612 people and is hoping to expand even more. SunBird Lions Club Flag Coordinator, Lion Carol Zittel displays the flag that is placed wherever the person’s…

Pathfinders is looking for board members

The Arizona Historical Society’s oldest auxiliary organization Pathfinders is looking for a board member with financial experience to help manage its new endowment fund. Meetings are monthly, September through May, on the first Monday. More information and inquiries should be sent to Mary Lee Fitzgerald at fitzgerald.marylee@gmail.com. Also, you can call Bob Stuart at 520-825-4239.

Spanish Conversation Group continues throughout the summer

Do you speak Spanish? Are you looking for a fun, friendly and lively environment in which to practice? We always welcome new participants. Our conversational Spanish group continues to meet throughout the summer every Wednesday from 4:15 to 5:30 p.m. in the Ocotillo Room of the Arts and Crafts building at Oakwood Country Club. Topics…

SunBird American/Italian Clubs news and happenings

Frank Nechvatal Reminder to our lady members: If you are interested in attending the luncheon series, please contact Chris Nechvatal at 480-883-9262. We continue with our series on the various regions (states) in Italy today. This month, we will examine the region of the Aosta Valley: This Region, with an area of 1260 square miles…