Category: Community News

Red Cross Blood Drive February 4

The Sun Lakes Sheriff’s Posse will be hosting a Red Cross Blood Drive on Saturday, Feb. 4, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Sun Lakes Posse Building, at 9531 E. Riggs Road, in Sun Lakes. Visit www.sunlakesposse.org for more information and to make an appointment.

Restless Minds—What’s Ahead

John Brasch What does the future hold? Locally, statewide, nationally, internationally, for the earth, for humanity, for the cosmos? Medical breakthroughs? Political turmoil? Ecological disasters? A new Enlightenment? A wave of global humanitarianism? A spiritual outpouring or a wave of intolerance and corruption? Whatever your outlook, dystopian or utopian, you can share your views on…

U.S. Military History: POW/MIA—Prisoners of War/Missing in Action

Ross Dunfee Throughout antiquity prisoners have not been treated well by belligerent powers. Ill treatment of prisoners sent home helps to instill fear into the hearts of warriors and maybe deters conflict from fellow comrades still in combat. Some prisoners have been prosecuted for war crimes or paraded at home to demonstrate a battle victory.…

Giant Community Auction Returns January 20—Donate, Participate, Appreciate

The always-popular Community Auction and golf tournament weekend is back with a new date. The Auction will be held Friday, Jan. 20, followed by the Founders’ Cup Golf Tournament on Saturday, Jan. 21. Marsha and John Brockish will once again be collecting goods or services to be auctioned. Donations might include tickets to a concert…

Kare Bears Present Fashion Show

SunBird Kare Bears are presenting a Secondhand Rose Fashion Show and Luncheon on Jan. 27, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. This will be held at the ballroom in the SunBird clubhouse. All models will be wearing ensembles from consignment or second hand stores. Tickets will go on sale at the SunBird clubhouse Jan. 2…

Unity: A New Beginning

Kay Davis Unity Church of Sun Lakes is a New Thought Community. We celebrate Peace, Love, Light, and Healing. Our practice is affirmative prayer and positive thinking. We support one another in living a Spirit-centered life. Beginning Jan. 1, we will be meeting for church at 10 a.m., a half hour later than in the…

Volunteering at MLB Spring Training Games

We are now approaching Major League Baseball Spring Training! The Los Angeles Angels have their Spring Training games in Tempe, Ariz., at Diablo Stadium, just off I-10. Games are from Feb. 26 to March 25, 2023, in the afternoon. Volunteers get the opportunity to be a ticket taker or parking lot attendant (directing cars where…

Effective January 1, 2023

Due to the increased cost of postage, we can no longer forward your newspaper over the summer months (May through September). We invite you to keep up with your friends and neighbors in SunBird online at sunbirdnews.com.

Trips & Tours

For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or [email protected] Utah Mighty 5 from Vegas Departs first Sunday monthly January through April 2023 Price: $1,950 pp/double $2,199 pp/single Airfare is additional. Scenic Laughlin + Casino Jan. 17-19, 2023 Price: $350 pp/double; $450 pp/single MIM + Café Lunch Friday, Jan.…

Effective January 1, 2023

Due to the increased cost of postage, we can no longer forward your newspaper over the summer months (May through September). We invite you to keep up with your friends and neighbors in SunBird online at sunbirdnews.com.