Category: Clubs & Classes

JWV September Speaker Discusses Oasis Park Field of Honor

Nancy Stutman Almost in our backyard sits a gem honoring all veterans of the military. The development of Veterans Oasis Park Field of Honor from conception to reality will be the topic for the Sunday, Sept. 18, Jewish War Veterans (JWV) Copper State Post 619 meeting. Mickey Ohland, Community Services Planning Manager for the City…

Desert Threads Will Meet Wednesday, September 14

Sue Bart Our first meeting for the new season will be in the Phoenix Room in Cottonwood at Sun Lakes. Kimm Wheeler will give a presentation about entering your quilt in quilt shows. She’ll talk about why you would want to do this and how to enter the Arizona Quilters Guild Show, March 23-25, 2023,…

East Valley Rotary Clubs Featured in International ‘Rotary’ Magazine

Dr. Honora Norton, RCSL Public Image Director Rotary International’s (RI) Rotary magazine, with over 1.2 worldwide subscribers, recently featured Rotary Club of Gilbert and Rotary Club of Sun Lakes as champions of a Navajo Water Project. The 10-page article, written by Geoffrey Johnson with photography by Julia Rendleman, was featured in Rotary magazine’s July 2022 issue. In…

Kare Bears Activities

Shirley Jackson A few of the SunBird Kare Bears came together for a luncheon in July. Regular meetings will begin in October, when our new Kare Bears Board presides. New activities will be planned, and new fundraisers will be arranged. Of course, Kare Bear Fairs occur in November, December, February, and March. Information on joining…

Coming Soon

Harry Huckemeyer With the summer months being a thing of the past and the Labor Day celebrations at our doorstep, most of the planning for the fall season of 2022 is almost complete, and time moves on rapidly as new opportunities for all fall into place. The Short Line Model Railroad has committed to participate…

Korean War Veterans

Chapter Commander Leon “Skip” Johnson The local Korean War Veterans Chapter continues to stay on track, staying active in community affairs and offering assistance to those in need when the unexpected shows up. During the summer months, meetings have been suspended and will be picking up again shortly in the October timeframe. Throughout the summer…