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…

The fifth SunBird Open

That’s right – the fifth annual SunBird Open Golf Tournament is planned for Wednesday, December 3. Golfers, mark your calendars. Check-in will be at 8:00 a.m. in the Ballroom with coffee and donuts, and lunch will follow the golf program. The committee (men) members: Gary Metzger, Jim Dolwick, Jack Cooper and George Richardson are collecting…

A thanks to everyone at Sunbird

Cat Sullivan I do hope everyone at SunBird is having a fabulous summer! As a personal trainer, I am impressed with the fun and social environment that residents have created here. It really sets a great standard for people getting involved in all kinds of exercise and other types of activities. I have been teaching…

SunBird Hiking Club enjoys a challenging Grand Canyon Hike

SunBird Hiking Club members (left to right) Flora Stanley, Doreen Liske, Gordon Hagg, Mary Hicks, Mary Lou Giles, Karen Snowden and Don Jones.

Six members of the SunBird Hiking Club hiked and one member rode a mule to the bottom of the Grand Canyon on March 25 and spent two days and three nights at Phantom Ranch. We enjoyed hiking trails in the canyon bottom and soaking our aching legs in the Colorado River at a cool 47…

Selling your existing SunBird home and purchasing another?

Lori Littrell, Community Administrator If you are a current SunBird homeowner planning to sell your existing home and purchase another here in SunBird, please make a point of notifying the HOA office at the beginning of the escrow process. By drafting and signing a quick note informing us of your intention to sell your existing…

Veterans’ Voice

Art Sloane The Defense Health Agency, relying on medical laboratory experts and existing authority to conduct medical “demonstrations,” will restore TRICARE coverage this month for up to 40 genetic tests used in patient care. Many of these laboratory-developed tests — also called molecular pathology tests — are viewed as medically necessary. But TRICARE had stopped…

Want to be cool? Learn to dance!

Call Mary Lou Kaye to learn social dancing!

A summer session of Social Dance classes will begin the week of June 16. The classes will be held in the dance studio (Room A6) at Cottonwood. Get a head start on becoming the dancing sensation of the next winter season. If you missed the free sample class held on May 20, contact the certified…