Category: Card Games & Sports

SunBird Bowlers Monday Spring League

So far, we have had a great time with our Monday league that started in late September. We arrive at AMF McRay Lanes at 9:30 a.m. Practice starts at 9:45 a.m., and the games start at 10 a.m. We usually finish around noon. The AMF McRay Plaza Lanes are located at the southeast corner of…

Golfing Niners Begin New Season

Gail Schroeder Welcome to a new season of SunBird Golfing Niners. The snowbirds are returning, and we look forward to a fun year of friendly competition. I know most of you have heard all the instructions for signing up, but I want to make sure any SunBird newcomers know how to join our group. You…

News from the Golf Shop

Laurie Kelech, Golf Shop Manager Welcome Back Snowbirds. As we head into the holiday season, I wanted to start this article off with a great big Thank You to my staff. They do an outstanding job, and I wanted to say how much I appreciate all that they do. They go above and beyond their…

SunBird CommUNITY Green

SunBird CommUNITY Green is a fundraiser committee made up of golfers and non-golfers who are united in a Vision: “To support our community through fundraising events and donor outreach programs to continue the legacy of SunBird Golf Club.” And Mission: “To keep SunBird golf course green and our home values competitive.” Our second event is…

Golf Course Event Listing

Christina Riley, Assistant Golf Shop Manager Dec. 11 (Saturday) – SunBird CommUNITY Green Open Dec. 25 (Saturday) – Christmas Shotgun Jan. 8 (Saturday) – Big Break Challenge, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 8 (Saturday) – Cleveland Golf Demo Days, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Men’s Golf Club Invites You!

Scott Moore Hello to all. As one of our many seasonal residents, I am glad to be back at SunBird! So here we go with the first newsletter of the 2021-22 season: The SunBird Men’s Golf Club would like to invite all golfers who are new or not yet members of the club to consider…

Lady 18ers Travel Team

Cindy Vig and Karen Gilmore The East Valley Executive Travel Team League is composed of SunBird Golf Resort, Sun Lakes, Ironwood, and Palo Verde. Each team has eight players, representing their club in a match play format. SunBird plays each team once, and points are accumulated during the season of November, December, and January. The…

Card Scores

Cribbage John Valentine We meet on Monday and Wednesday afternoons in the Apache Room on the third floor. Buy-in is $1, and we start playing at 3 p.m.; please come early. October Scores: 10/04. 1st Dennis Rittenback 693, 2nd Joni Harvey 686, 3rd Linda Hearn 684 10/06. 1st Vic Kinser 713, 2nd Linda Hearn 680,…

Bridge Results

Monday Afternoon Bridge Karlene Garn October Winners: 10/04. 1st LaVonne Buland, 2nd Gunter Deflieze, 3rd Barb Ott 10/11. 1st Dolores Kline, 2nd Bruce Kaiser, 3rd Dorothy Sykes 10/18. 1st Karlene Garn, 2nd Carol Philips, 3rd Dorothy Sykes 10/25. 1st Dolores Kline, 2nd Toni Greisiger, 3rd Marilyn Klooster Wednesday Morning Bridge Chris Nechvatal 10/06. 1st Carol…

Relishing Pickleball: Arizona Pickleball Players League News—White Mountain Region to Be Added as the Fifth APPL Region

David Zapatka The Arizona Pickleball Players league (APPL) has now expanded its popular team-based pickleball league into its fifth region. After founding the first team-based pickleball league, East Valley Interclub League in 2012 (which has grown ever since), the Arizona Pickleball Players League was formally organized as a nonprofit in 2019 by a group of…