Category: Clubs & Classes

Sunny Quilters Participate in Homeowners Gathering

The SunBird Sunny Quilters presented an impressive informational booth on Feb. 17 for the new homeowners gathering. Jacque VanDamme and Nussy Merchant answered questions and encouraged newcomers to join our group. We meet on Thursday afternoons in the Hopi Room. They displayed a group project and offered quilting information. Recently, the group started working on…

SunBird Has Line Dance Classes!

Line dancing is a fun way to exercise to country music! There’s a class for beginners on Mondays in the Navajo Room. Intermediate level classes are held Tuesdays and Thursdays and meet in the ballroom. All classes are from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and cost $3 per class. We’d love to have you join us!…

Italian/American Club News

Frank Nechvatal Our February meeting was held on Tuesday, Feb. 8, at 6 p.m. in the Lakeview Room. Following the business meeting, we adjourned to play Bunco. Treva Christensen introduced us to the rules of this dice game. We broke up into teams of four. The lead table starts the game by ringing a bell.…

The Garden Club Hard at Work

SunBird has experienced an unusual amount of rain and warmer temperatures this season, resulting in an overabundance of weeds. The weeds have been very healthy and plentiful and would take over the garden spaces in SunBird if not for the diligent efforts of the Garden Club volunteers. Over 20 women have been working each week…

A Little Fun in the Sun

Harry Huckemeyer The Short Line Model Railroad Club is coming off a rather busy first quarter of the 2022 season, and things have been going really well. We were fortunate to be able to participate in several of the local Community Days during the latter part of the past year, and also several additional events…

Step into Spring at Women’s Connection Event

Susan Reynhout, Publicity Chairman Spring is in the air! It’s a great time to invite your friends to join you for a special event at 10 a.m. on Thursday, April 14, in the Oakwood ballroom of the Oakwood clubhouse. The address is 24218 S. Oakwood Blvd., Sun Lakes, Ariz. This is planned just for you…

SunBird Irish Club News

Mary Pilon, Publicity The March meeting of the Irish Club was held on Thursday, March 3, on the clubhouse patio. President Val Bongiorno opened the meeting at 4:45 p.m. with the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag. Committee reports were given by the chairmen. “Boston” Mary reported that $326 was deposited into our account, and…

Democratic Club News

Roxy Banta The Sun Lakes Democratic Club is now holding hybrid meetings. You can attend in person in the Navajo Room, located in the Sun Lakes Country Club, or continue to attend via Zoom. If you would like to attend via Zoom, please email Weldon at [email protected] to request the Zoom link. Please include your…

Aero Club to Hear About Lighter-Than-Air Flight

Gary Vacin “Airships: Giants of the Interwar Period” will be the topic of a presentation to the Sun Lakes Aero Club gathering on Monday, April 18, at the Sun Lakes Country Club Navajo Room. The event will begin with coffee and camaraderie at 6:30 p.m. followed by the presentation at 7 p.m. The public is…