A “Derby” Party!

Lifelong Learning: ASU professor and students present “Research in Aging”

SunBird Lady Niners announces new board and give out awards

Chandler SunBird Lions Club award winner

A “Derby” Party!

Ladies decorated straw hats for prizes at Kentucky Derby innovative party. Men showing off their hats and attire at Kentucky Derby innovative party A Kentucky Derby innovative party was held…

Chandler SunBird Lions Club award winner

SunBird resident Gordon Olson is presented the Melvin Jones Fellow International Award by fellow Lion member Fred Garmeson. This award is given to a member for outstanding service to their…

Lifelong Learning: ASU professor and students present “Research in Aging”

Dr. Sydney Schaefer (right), neuroscientist from ASU, talks with Matt and Sue Niesz about the workings of the brain. This summer, Dr. Schaefer and her graduate students will present a special New Adventures’ session on the latest research on the aging brain.

Catherine Hammond This summer, Dr. Sydney Schaefer of Arizona State University brings her graduate students to share “Research in Aging” with members of New Adventures in Learning, a lifelong learning program. The presentation will be on July 13 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. with a focus on recent studies on the aging brain. Past President Bobbie Reed…

SunBird Personalities

Dolores Kline

Bob Neuman This young-at-heart lady has the energy of a teenager. One clue, however, she graduated high school in 1950 and has never slowed down since. A spark later on hit when she met Jim, her future husband, at a North Dakota church event. Soon her name was changed to Dolores Kline. This was the…

Oil painting classes for beginners

It’s something you’ve always wanted to try but didn’t have the time. Now you have the time, and here’s your chance! Many of Bob’s students are now turning out beautiful paintings and really enjoying their new-found skills. Classes are held on Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Art Room in Oakwood. For…

ACC developing weed policy

As you know, SunBird is a very sought-after place to live. Home buyers are waiting in line to purchase property when a home becomes available on the real estate market. With this in mind, the Architectural Control Committee (ACC) is currently working a Weed Policy that will soon be added to the ACC Guidelines. This…

Rotarian of the Month

May Rotarian of the Month Hal Wochholz

Norm Noble Long-time Rotarian Hal Wochholz was awarded the title Rotarian of the Month for May. Hal has been a member of Sun Lakes Rotary Club since 2000. He has been club webmaster and is a Paul Harris fellow. He has been a long-time PolioPlus® Chair for the club. He has also been awarded the…

Karoake and Dancing

Karaoke is back on the fourth Saturday of the month. Mark your calendar for another fun evening of singing and dancing on Saturday, June 10, and then again on Saturday, June 24, from 7:00 p.m.-? at Sun Lakes Country Club’s Pro Shop Lounge (Mulligan’s) located at 25425 S. Sun Lakes Blvd., Sun Lakes, AZ. The…