Basha Band is back

P.E.O. Christmas Luncheon December 14

Memories Swing Band to perform at San Tan Ballroom on December 8

The ABCD’s of Golf

Pickleball Fun at SunBird

Basha Band is back

Fred Garmeson On Jan. 4, the SunBird Lions and Basha High School LEO (Leadership, Experience, and Opportunity) Club will once again sponsor the annual Basha High School band concert. The show…

P.E.O. Christmas Luncheon December 14

Shirley Langer “Baskets for Education,” is one of the fun happenings at the annual P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization) Christmas Luncheon to be held on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, in the…

The ABCD’s of Golf

Karen DeLong sends off golfers Darlene Google and Elaine Friesen. More than 50 Lady 18ers came out for opening day. Dana Marrs Golfers in Lady 18ers have been playing golf…

Pickleball Fun at SunBird

Ahhh, the cool temperatures of fall have arrived along with many snowbirds returning! Welcome back! 2019-20 Fall and Winter Schedule: Sunday, 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, 2 to 5:30 p.m.…

American German Club news

Trish Deflieze Oktoberfest was on October 28 in the Ballroom with a grand potluck dinner. We had some German music to get in the mood followed by a film showing German history and culture. Everyone had a very good time. It was decided at the September meeting to ask our members to contribute canned goods…

In Passing – November 2014

William A. Westphal Dr. William A. “Bill” Westphal, age 73, of Washington, Iowa, died Wednesday, September 3, 2014 in Washington. Celebration of life services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 5, 2014, at the United Methodist Church with Pastor Jim Stiles officiating. Calling hours began at noon Thursday at the Jones & Eden…

Cracked Pots Ceramic Club

Lani Pappano Cracked Pots, our SunBird ceramic club, is once again firing up its kilns. Do you want to be creative but don’t know how or what to do? Try ceramics! Our volunteer instructors are available on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. to help you get started. They also lend their expertise to…

Shake, Rattle and Roll

Shake, rattle and roll down memory lane with the Assistance League of East Valley at our fabulous ‘50s Party! Transport yourself back in time with a live band (Arizona Bop Cats), Arthur Murray dancers, hula hoop and trivia contests, silent auction, delicious food and so much more. Our Fabulous ‘50s Party will be Sunday, November…

Footnotes from the Library – November 2014

Nancy Smith The SunBird Library is pleased to announce two new special books related to our community. They are on the shelf now. Fool’s Gold is by Jim Ott, the son of Norm and Nancy Ott. Jim Ott’s 30 years of experience as a speaker and author in schools, churches and camps reveal a wisdom worth…

AARP Driver Safety Course

Cars have changed. So have traffic rules, driving conditions and the roads you travel every day. And most importantly, you! Some drivers age 50-plus have never looked back since they got their first driver’s license, but even the most experienced drivers can benefit from brushing up on their driving skills. By taking a driver safety…