Category: Card Games & Sports

Roadrunners Poker Run

On April 24, the SunBird Roadrunners Golf and Social Club gathered 50 members and guests to attend their Seventh Annual Poker Run. Beginning at the Horizon Room, the group drew their first of five cards from Sandy Barber and John Roberts. Proceeding to the second stop, hosted by Janet and George Richardson, the group enjoyed…

SunBird Lady 18ers Year-End Meeting and Awards

Margaret Munsch, Publicity The SunBird Lady 18ers ended their season on April 5 with a round of golf and a luncheon on the patio, followed by a meeting conducted by our new executive and the presentation of the annual awards. While a number of our members had already returned to their summer homes, those who…

SunBird Tennis Club: Wimbledon Is Coming!

Jen Walden The Championships Wimbledon is coming! This year, the Wimbledon Tennis Grand Slam runs from June 27 through July 10 at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in London. The first Wimbledon Tennis Championship was held in 1877 on one of the croquet lawns of the club. In 1884 a women’s championship was…

Bridge Quips

Shirley Jackson Bertrand Russell wrote, “The life of man is a long march through the night, surrounded by invisible foes, tortured by weariness and pain, towards a goal that few can hope to reach, and where none may tarry long.” Russell wasn’t a bridge player, but he should have been. That quotation can easily be…