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Thank You Volunteer Fruit Pickers!

  Wes Akerman found a need in SunBird of assisting people who could use help and/or physically could not pick the fruit from their own citrus trees each season. Oftentimes, the citrus would fall to the ground and go to waste. A group of volunteers was organized a few years back to help resolve this…

The Bocce Marathon

  Dianne Reed The 2018 Bocce Ball Marathon is complete. The competition was amazing, with SunBird residents showing skills they didn’t even know they possessed. From the second week of January through mid-March, 90 SunBird residents participated in over 900 games of bocce. The marathon participants were divided into four leagues, and each competing team…

National Day Of Prayer May 3rd

  Jeanette Cline Chaplain Colonel Michael D. Sproul will be the guest speaker for the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 3, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. in the ballroom of SunBird Golf Resort, 6250 S. SunBird Blvd., Chandler. Chaplain Colonel Sproul is the Air National Guard Assistant to Command Chaplain United States Air Forces…

SunBird Ladies 18ers in full swing

Dana Marrs April finds our SunBird Ladies 18ers in full swing. Congratulations to Team USA on the win of our annual Solheim Cup. Team USA collected 32.5 points, and Team Canada + Friends collected 27.5. Most of all, 148 golfers teed it up for two weeks in multiple formats including match play. Many golfers earned…

Fun and friendship in Line Dancing

Judee Curtis Sometimes “Life” gets in the way of “Fun.” We’ve had many dancers not able to come to classes at times, and the dance on Sunday, March 4. There have been many illnesses, loss of loved ones, injuries and major health issues. We can’t wait for the return of dancers because we really miss…

National Day of Prayer May 3

Jeanette Cline The community, both men and women, are invited to attend one of many events for the National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 3, 2018, at the SunBird Golf Resort, 6250 S. SunBird Blvd, Chandler, from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. The ballroom will sport red, white and blue décor in commemoration of this…

SunBird Singers to present “The Rhythm of Life”

  Jim McCutcheon The SunBird Singers will present their annual spring concert on March 7 and March 8 at 7:00 p.m. in the ballroom. Directors Kim and Mark Hanson and Pat Miller will lead more than 75 choristers. The concert celebrates “The Rhythm of Life,” which is one of the songs they will perform. There…

SunBird Art Show and Sale

Sharon Eade The SunBird Art Show and Sale will take place on March 17 from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the SunBird Ballroom. No host bar.

Safety Alert

  SunBird Golf Course is restricted to use by golfers only. It is not safe for residents to walk, bike or jog on golf course property, including golf course cart paths. Pets are not permitted on the golf course. When walking or driving along SunBird Boulevard, be alert for errant golf balls. Thank you

Annual Rummage Sale February 24

SunBird’s 20th annual Rummage Sale will be held on Saturday, February 24. Ballroom doors will open at 7:00 a.m. There will be lots of good buys. If you have good items to donate, please bring them to the west end of the ballroom on Friday, February 23, from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. No clothing,…