Category: Community News

Domestic Violence Awareness 101 at Ed Robson Branch Library

Patty Dennehy, Ed Robson Library Domestic and sexual violence do not respect age. To educate and inform during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Lizzie Kazan from the Area Agency on Aging will cover what the abuse is, who it can affect and what you can do to protect yourself. Also, learn how you can help someone…

Social Events

The ballroom will be closed September 26 and will reopen October 9. FREE Exercise Class – Walk Away the Pounds Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 8:00-9:00 a.m., in the SunBird Ballroom Stretch & Tone Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 7:00 a.m., in the SunBird Ballroom SunBird Community Church Sundays at 9:00 a.m. – Non-denominational; everyone welcome! Fish,…

Sun Lakes Dance Party at Cottonwood Ballroom

Mark O’Neill, Public Relations Scheduled dates for the Sun Lakes Dance Party at the Cottonwood Ballroom are November 9, December 14, January 18, February 22 and March 22. Music will be provided by Thaddeus Rose. The Sun Lakes Dance Party meets monthly from November to March on a Thursday evening. Group dance lesson begins at…

Annual Rummage Sale notice

Our annual Rummage Sale will be held at Risen Savior Lutheran Church, 23914 S. Alma School Road, Chandler, on October 20 and 21 from 7:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. If you have any questions, please contact Jane Zehnder at 480-802—5334.

Donations needed for Food Bank

My name is Julie, I am a SunBird resident and I volunteer at a Chandler food bank. If you have any 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 baby food, pet food, toiletries, laundry and cleaning products, diapers,…

Lifelong Learning – become a presenter

Bill Gates is a frequent presenter for New Adventures in Learning.

Catherine Hammond New Adventures in Learning, a lifelong learning program, is always looking for new presenters. Classes are presented by volunteers who are members of the group or are from the community at large. Presenters may be retired experts in the field or others who have an interest in their topic. Some presenters have a…

Northwest party highlights

Steve Cockrell August 15 and 16 were almost perfect days in the Northwest for our annual SunBird Northwest Bar-B-Q and Golf Outing. The temperatures were in the low 80s. We had 40 golfers gather again this summer at the Lewis River Golf Course in Woodland, Washington. The food was delicious, the weather nearly perfect and…

SunBird Singers begin rehearsals for annual Christmas concert

Norm Ott The SunBird Singers’ directors Pat Miller and Mike and Kim Hanson are announcing again the start of rehearsals for the annual Christmas concert which will be held on Wednesday and Thursday, December 6 and 7, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in the clubhouse ballroom. There is a slight change in the schedule for the…

1A residents notice regarding trash disposal

Unit 1A residents have city-provided dumpsters for trash and large blue containers for recyclables. These containers are only for use by 1A residents. They are not to be used by residents from other areas of SunBird. Recyclable material, trash and other waste must be placed inside the containers for collection. Placement of material outside a…

Trips and Tours

For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or reservations@freespiritvacations.com. Strawberry & Payson Picnic Please note itinerary change due to closures. October 9, 2017 Price: $99 per person Travel to Strawberry and visit the Fossil Creek Llama Ranch (home of the Fossil Creek Creamery) followed by a tour of…