Category: Card Games & Sports

We’re Back! SunBird Bowlers Monday Fall League

It’s been a long time, but we are now able to announce that starting Monday, late September, the fall league play will begin. As some of you know, many bowling venues have consolidated their hours, and our original lanes would not support a Monday league. After a lot of searching and discussion, we arrived at…

Other Card Results

Euchre Harry Smelser We will be playing at 3 p.m. from now on in the Lakeview Room, which is located on the second floor next to the Pro Shop, on Sunday afternoon. Doors open at 2:30 p.m., and we start at 3 p.m. Buy-in is 50 cents. Masks are optional. If you have any questions,…

Bridge Results

Monday Bridge Karlene Garn August Winners: 8/02. 1st Carol Dawley, 2nd Toni Greisiger, 3rd Barb Ott 8/09. 1st June Preder, 2nd Nan Atchley, 3rd Larry Schoenborn 8/16. 1st Dorothy Sykes, 2nd Rose Brown, 3rd Carol Dawley 8/23. 1st June Preder, 2nd Shirley Jackson, 3rd Frank Nechvatal 8/30. 1st Rose Brown, 2nd Dorothy Sykes, 3rd Toni…

SunBird Pickleball Club News

The SunBird Pickleball Club is happy that October has arrived—with cooler temperatures and friends returning from vacation and/or to spend their winter season back in SunBird. We’re hoping to see more of our northern friends returning soon. The club will continue summer hours through Oct. 31, 2021: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings from 7 to…

Bocce Ball Is for Everyone!

The bocce ball courts located at the intersection of Championship Drive and Kerby Farms Road are available for your use. The courts are available for your use daily from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Equipment is located in the bench seat at the south side. The rules of the game are posted on the bulletin…

Reigning Ladies

The Lady 18ers golf season kicks off Tuesday, Nov. 2, with golf and lunch. We welcome new members to the group—stop by the Pro Shop, and they will help get you set up! The new executive board for the 2021-22 season were asked some questions so we could get to know them better. Their responses…

Golf Course Event Listing 2021

Christina Riley, Assistant Golf Shop Manager 10/04 (Monday) to 10/20 (Wednesday) Springfield Overseed 10/05 (Tuesday) – Basha HS Tournament 10/09 (Saturday) – Superintendent’s Revenge, 8 a.m. Shotgun Scramble 10/09 (Saturday) – Overseed begins after the Superintendent’s Revenge; closing at noon 10/11(Monday) to 10/18 (Monday) – The Golf Shop is closed 10/26 (Tuesday) – Course re-opens,…

Relishing Pickleball

David Zapatka Are you looking for an enriching retirement activity? Are you interested in quality exercise while having a good time? Are you interested in a social environment where you can meet friendly, fun people? Are you interested in making new friends in your community? Consider giving the fastest-growing sport in the world, pickleball, a…

Giving Up Bridge

GarWen Shirley Jackson SunBird bridge players meet on a regular basis Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, at the SunBird clubhouse. There’s always room for more players! The following poem reveals the humor you find in most bridge players: Giving Up Bridge I’m giving up bridge—tonight’s my last night. It’s Amen to Stayman, I give up the…

FUN da MENTAL Bridge Lessons

FUN da MENTAL Bridge classes are starting in October for everyone! FUN da MENTAL Bridge is offering a variety of bridge classes starting in October. Learn with certified American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) Better Bridge Instructors Gordon Markham, Karin Hansen, and Maria Davis. Back by popular demand! Have fun. Exercise your brain. Hundreds of your neighbors…