Category: December 2018

Join the SunBird Lady Niners

Are you a golfer but don’t take it too seriously? Do you need something to get you out of the house on Tuesday mornings? Do you like to have fun? Then I would suggest you think about joining the SunBird Lady Golfing Niners. We just play nine holes with most weeks being a fun game……

New Adventures In Learning

Preparing for 20th anniversary Catherine Hammond On January 11, 2019, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., New Adventures, a lifelong learning program, will celebrate its 20th anniversary. “In 1998, a small group of Sun Lakes residents began working with Chandler-Gilbert Community College to establish a learning-in-retirement program for mature adults who shared a curiosity and desire…

Footnotes from the library

  Lois Anderson As we are about to end 2018, we need to keep our patrons advised of small changes in our library. One of the baskets on the counter is for travel brochures. Most are about cruises, but there are a few about foreign travel on land as well as in the USA. We…

Unity: Surrender

  Unity Church of Sun Lakes is a positive, loving, health-minded, spiritual community. We follow the teachings of Jesus as well as other spiritual Masters. We believe the Presence of God lives in all of us, and we co-create with God to bring peace, love and harmony into our world. Please join and celebrate with…

Al-Anon meeting notice

  The new 12-step Al-Anon group meets Monday evenings at 5:00 p.m. in the Lakeview Room (located on the main level by the Pro Shop) of the SunBird clubhouse. If you are concerned about the drinking problems of someone you care about, come and join in on our discussions and receive some help for your…

Patrol report

  Thomas Catri I would like to welcome in all new residents to SunBird. Returning SunBird residents, welcome back. To all residents, it’s that time of year again and, yes, it comes so quickly. Finding ways to protect your community may not directly be your job, but keeping homeowners informed benefits everyone. The reason a…

Christmas celebrates comfort of community

Rosie  VanderVeen The first Kare Bear meeting of the season took place on October 17 as we welcomed five new Kare Bear members: Kitty Determan, Barbara Stolper, Betty Norgord, Gayle Wiedbusch and Susan Agostine. Representatives from Boots in the House, Jamie Sistek and Chris Omitt, gave an update on accomplishments of their organization this year.…

Board of Directors elections notice

  The Board of Director elections are still in progress. The ballot box is located just outside the office in the clubhouse. Voting deadline is Monday, December 17, at 4:00 p.m. Ballots will be verified and tallied by the Election Committee on Tuesday, December 18, and results announced later that day. Thank you to all…

Season’s Greetings from the Short Line Model Railroad Club

Harry Huckemeyer All of us from the Short Line Model Railroad Club would like to wish you all a joyous and fun-filled holiday season. It’s that time of the year when we can all join together with families and friends to share some fond memories of the past and make plans on how we would…

News From The Pro Shop

  Serena May is pictured with Jerry Lingen, Pro Shop Manager, at the time of the installation of the new driving range sign. The sign was donated by Serena’s daughter Paulette Leugers and her sons Jim, Steve and Dan to honor Howard May. Howard enjoyed many years at SunBird and many rounds of golf on…