Category: Association News

Manager’s Report

Layne Varney, General Manager The weather this spring has been great for enjoying the outdoors and life. During the month of May, the temperature has been in the 90s, for the most part, and on a few occasions, reached the low 100s. In June the temperatures are expected to rise to 110. Although the weather…

Fire Safety

SunBird Safety Task Force Can you think of anything more frightening or destructive than a fire in your home? Unfortunately, they happen more often than we think. How can the fires start, and how can you try to prevent them? * Forgetting you have food cooking on the stove. Set a timer when cooking something that…

Notes from the Board of Director Meeting

Chuck Heitbrink, HOA Board Secretary The Board of Directors had an Agenda Planning and Business Meeting on April 26. The following are notes from this meeting: Members present: Steve Seel, Lisa Onyx, Jim Anderson, Dan Buescher, Dirk Close, Linda DiPalma, Chuck Heitbrink, and Manager Layne Varney. The meeting was called to order by President Steve…

Social Events

Wendy Weber, Lifestyle Director Friday Nite DJ with DJ Zack Friday, June 4, Horizon Room, 6 to 9 p.m. Are you ready to dance? Dancing is back, and so is our Friday Nite DJ in the Horizon Room! Join us on Friday, June 4, as we welcome back DJ Zack! You don’t want to miss this fun-filled…

Golf Club Votes for Member Assessment

Julie Anderson On April 19, one of the golf course irrigation pumps broke down. The secondary back-up pump is also close to failure. Without an efficient pump, the golf course is not able to irrigate the golf course, and our lush, green carpet of grass would turn brown. The golf course and SunBird HOA are…

Trips & Tours

For more information or reservations, please contact Free Spirit Vacations and Events at 480-926-5547 or [email protected] Please note: Due to decreased capacity restrictions, it is important to book early, as space is limited. Great news! We have just received word that the Pageant of the Masters, the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, and the Tournament of Roses…

Food Bank Donations

Julie Hayman Donations of food are still being accepted, even though there is no receptacle in the photocopy machine area. Please bring your donations to Wendy at the HOA office, or you can call me for a pick-up. You can also contact me if you have any questions about the food bank or items. Thank…

Safety First

Dan Russell, Chief of Patrol I would like to say thank you to all the wonderful people who have welcomed me as the new Chief of Patrol in SunBird. One of the many reasons I chose to live in SunBird is because of the safe community that it is. As a member of the Patrol…

Palm Trees

ACC Committee With summer here, it is almost time to begin trimming your palm trees. Please do not trim them too early. The palm flowers will begin to come out around the middle of May and June. After your palm flowers and the fruit sticks have grown out, this is the best time to trim your…

Golfing in the Summer Heat

Laurie Kelech, Golf Shop Manager People may view this weather as some of the worst conditions to golf in. But instead of whining about it, learn some tips that will keep you safe while you enjoy playing a round here at SunBird Golf Club. • Early tee time: A simple way to avoid the heat…