Manager’s Report

Singles group embarks on a Mystery Tour

BBQ in the cool pines

Prevent pets from fleeing in fright

Manager’s Report

A large “Haboob” or a “monster dust storm” hit SunBird Thursday, August 2, at about 6:00 p.m. It was the second-largest dust storm in the valley in over 45 years,…

Singles group embarks on a Mystery Tour

Ann Kisner Eight brave souls embarked on a Mystery Tour somewhere into the unknown this summer. The adventure turned out to be fun, exciting and educational. These brave souls were…

BBQ in the cool pines

John and Marsha Brockish hosted a BBQ for SunBird residents Marty and Nancy Eckstein, Gerry and Joan Morford and daughter Laura Rook, and Bill and Bette Hook in cool Pinetop,…

Prevent pets from fleeing in fright

(Family Features) Summer social gatherings and celebrations can add up to a lot of fun for humans, but it’s an equation that may test the limits for a fearful pet.…

Monsoon season, palm trees and weeds

  Bonnie Marcus August has brought us high winds, dust storms and rain, leaving SunBird a mess. Every day the maintenance crews are out in the community cleaning up the common areas and streets. All palm trees should have been trimmed by the end of July. Over 100 courtesy letters went out in July to…

Celebrating 21 years; time flies

  Layne Varney has just recently celebrated his 21st anniversary as general manager at SunBird. “It’s hard to believe how fast time has passed by and how much has changed.” Since beginning work at SunBird, his family has grown from three to five children, four boys and a daughter, the youngest, who is turning 16…

Energy Yoga and Chair Yoga September schedule

  Paullene Caraher Experience the benefits of Energy Yoga with Paullene. Classes are held in the Navajo Room, which is on the third floor of SunBird Golf Resort. Mornings: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 7:45 to 8:45 a.m. Afternoons: Tuesday and Thursday, 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. – No afternoon classes on Mondays No Chair Yoga in…

PCE grant

Shirley Langer P.E.O. is an international philanthropic and education organization which promotes increased educational opportunities for women. One of our six projects is PCE, Program for Continuing Education. This program presents need-based grants to women whose education has been interrupted and who find it necessary to return to school to support themselves and their families.…

Word of the Month: Fluorescence

  David Zapatka I was reading in the Costco magazine about Marvel Studios movies and how they have become so popular when I ran across the word “zeitgeist.” The article read, “10 years ago, Marvel truly exploded into the zeitgeist when the Marvel Cinematic Universe launched with Iron Man.” Zeitgeist – noun zeit·geist ˈtsīt-ˌgīst, ˈzīt- 1. the…

Board of Directors to meet Sept. 10

  The Board of Directors are on summer recess until September. Next scheduled Board meetings: Agenda Planning Meeting – Monday, September 10, at 10:00 a.m. in the ballroom Business Meeting – Monday, September 24, at 10:00 a.m. in the Lakeview Room All are welcome to attend!