Tag: veterans

Honoring all SunBird Veterans

Bob Neuman Some time ago, it was decided to honor our SunBird veterans. Thanks to the Project Planning Board and interested others, the idea became a reality. A beautiful plaque now is attached to the wall across from the library. In addition, a book is well under way that contains pictures and information about over…

588 flags line the streets supporting freedom and veterans

Jackie Cox Amid the parades and fireworks on July 4th, 538 SunBird residents will fly flags in their front yards, reflecting deep appreciation and support for our military that protects us and our freedoms. Freedom isn’t free. The flags began flying on Memorial Day, remembering the many who sacrificed their lives and health, and whose…

Korean War and Service Veterans to meet April 24

  Stacy Sweet The R Countryman Chapter of the Korean War/Korea Service Veterans will meet on Tuesday, April 24, in the Friendship Room of the Sun Lakes Country Club at 10:00 a.m. KWVA is in the process of securing a speaker, so you will have to come to the meeting and find out who it…

Attention all SunBird military vets

  Bob Neuman No, you have not been neglected or forgotten. The committee has met, discussed and made progress in their attempt to arrive to recognize your sacrifice that kept us free and safe. Several veterans have contacted our office to give name, branch, rank and when and where served. If you have yet to…

Calling all SunBird military veterans

Bob Neuman This is a request to all current SunBird veterans who have served in our armed forces. We are asking that you call the clubhouse office to register your name, branch of the military, rank and years served. The number is 802-4901. We are in the progress of recognizing ou.eterans for their sacrifices in…

Korean War / Korean Service Veterans news

Stacy Sweet The R Countryman Chapter of the Korean War/Korea Service Veterans will not be having our normal monthly meeting in December. Instead, we will be having our member luncheon and election of officers on December 12. RSVP by December 5 if you wish to join us! A special thanks to our October speaker, Judy…

Attn: All Military Veterans

Bob Neuman This is a request to all current SunBird veterans who have served in our armed forces. We are asking that you call the clubhouse office to register your name, branch of the military and years served. The phone number is 802-4901. There is a movement afoot to recognize our veterans for their sacrifices…

Attention: Military Veterans

Bob Neuman This is a request to all current SunBird veterans who have served in our armed forces. We are asking that you call the clubhouse office to register your name, branch of the military and years served. The number is 802-4901. There is a movement afoot to recognize our veterans for their sacrifices in…

“Salute the Veterans” Golf Tournament set for November 11

SunBird Lions Club and Lions Foundation of Arizona present their annual golf tournament on November 11, 2017, at SunBird Golf Resort, 6250 S. SunBird Blvd., Chandler, AZ 85249. Format is a four-player scramble. Check-in is on the patio outside the ballroom at 7:00 a.m. The shotgun start is at 8:00 a.m. Donuts and coffee are…

Korean War/Korea Service Veterans news

Pictured (left to right): Commander Leon Johnson and January guest speaker Anda Vranjes

The R Countryman Chapter of the Korean War/Korea Service Veterans will meet on Tuesday, March 28, in the Friendship Room of the Sun Lakes Country Club at 10:00 a.m. KWVA is proud to welcome back Elaine Poker-Yount, Community Liaison from Visiting Angels, Columnist for the Arizona Republic and a Certified Dementia Practitioner. Elaine will present and…