Category: Card Games & Sports

SunBird Team Championship Golf Tournament – November 21

Norm Ott Plans are underway for the playing of the 2015 Team Championship Golf Tournament which will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2015. This event, also known as the CRAB Tournament, is a competition between the Canadian Club, the Americans, the Roadrunners Club and the Bandits Club. Thirty foursomes, with each foursome consisting of…

Card Scores

500 Cards Darlene Thompson We meet in the Lakeview Room, 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. 08/06 Scores not reported; 1st Sandy Stibitz, 2nd Penny Phipps, 3rd Darlene Thompson 08/13 1st Darlene…

SunBird Men’s Golf Association meeting notice

Norm Ott As this brief article is being written, the temperatures in Chandler are hovering in the high 90s and low 100s, and here in Michigan in the low 80s it is hard to believe that we are starting to talk about the winter golf season but nevertheless, it will soon be upon us. The…

Highlights from Summer Golf Club

August 14 we had a very warm day along with good fellowship at Sun Lakes Country Club. Awards and lunch were served in their new lounge. Team results: 1st place Fred Garmeson; 2nd Chuck Warren; 3rd Rick Langten; 4th Bob Smith/John Franklin; 5th Glen Ketchum September 3 at Palo Verde Country Club, the weather was…

SunBird Horseshoes to begin October 7

Jim Jerome 2015 SunBird Horseshoes will begin on October 7. A meeting will be held at the Horseshoe Pits at 8:00 a.m. followed by play. Members can sign up in the clubhouse Puzzle Room or on the horseshoe bulletin board or contact Jim Jerome at 480-802-0282. Anyone can play. Please come join us.

August 2015 financial report from the treasurer

Preliminary financial results for the eight months ending August 31 show Total Income more than budget by $9,600; $501,700 versus $492,100. Green Fees, Annuals and Punch Cards continue to be below budget for the period while Range Balls, Tournaments and Pro Shop Income all exceeded the budget. Expenses are unfavorable by $31,800; $508,300 against the…

From the SunBird Golf Club

Welcome back to everyone that left over the summer. New hours for the Pro Shop starting October 5 will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The new Website www.Sunbirdgolf.com is up and running and we are also on Facebook. You will be able to access information under Golf Course, Rates, Membership, Calendar of Events…

Word of the Month

Antimacassar David Zapatka Reader and fellow New Adventures In Learning student, Terry Meury, suggested a word for something we have all seen but few would be able to properly name; antimacassar / æntɪməˈkæsə/. You will certainly remember seeing armrest covers on sofas and headrest covers on chairs in your parents’ or grandparents’ homes. You may have…

The Bandit and Roadrunner golfing group have friendly competition

Winners of the second annual Roadrunner/Bandit Scramble from left are Gordon Lee, Connie Franklin, Jim Dolwick and Marsha Brockish.

The Bandit and Roadrunner golfing groups gathered on September 9 to enjoy some friendly competition on the links. The skies were overcast and the temperature was delightful for Arizona. The twelve four person teams took off into the wild green yonder at 7:00 a.m. with hopes of shooting many, many birdies. After three hours of…

Ten pin bowling begins October 5

Jim Jerome SunBird ten pin bowling at Kyrene Lanes will begin on October 5. There is a $12 per week charge for bowling. Practice bowling starts at 9:45 a.m. with league play at 10:00 a.m. There will be a meeting at 9:30 a.m. on October 5 at the bowling alley. New bowlers are welcome. For…