Category: Clubs & Classes

SunBird American/Italian Club News

Frank Nechvatal The Italian Club met on Nov. 9. The main topic of discussion was the planned Christmas Party Luncheon to be held at Floridino’s restaurant. The date is Monday, Dec. 6, at 12:30 p.m. Reservations were taken at the meeting. If you missed the meeting and you wish to attend the Christmas Party, contact…

Computer Booters News

Helen Seaton, Publicity Director The Computer Booters Club will meet on Wednesday, Dec. 1. Our speaker, Judy Taylour, will show us how we can Declutter Our Digital Life. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m., and members can attend the talk from home or wherever they choose via Zoom. Declutter Your Digital Life: You spend…

American Irish Club Update

Mary Pilon, Publicity The first meeting of the Irish Club was held on Thursday, Nov. 4, on the clubhouse patio. Our new president, Val Bongiomo, opened the meeting with the pledge to the flag, then introduced himself to the members and welcomed new members. Our new officers and committee chairpersons were introduced. The board has…

Desert Navy Wishes You All a Happy Holiday Season

Richard Volpe Our normal December club meeting will be taking a backseat this month, as our club will be sharing its time with its membership and guests, celebrating with an annual holiday get-together with dinner locally. The time is set for 1 p.m., and the restaurant is the Oasis Bay located at 2100 S. Gilbert…

Ladies Community Chit and Chat Group

The Ladies Community Chit and Chat Group will be holding their Christmas Party on Dec. 8 at The Park at Cooper Creek, 901 S. 94th Street in Chandler. Registration starts at 10:45 a.m., the program will begin at 11 a.m., and the meal will be at 11:30 a.m. Everyone is asked to bring an ornament…

Tai Chi Classes at SunBird

Tai Chi is a 1000-year-old martial art originating in China. The basis of Tai Chi is gentle, controlled movement to create an unimpeded flow of chi (qi) throughout the body. It is through this energy flow that we gain better health and better balance physically, emotionally, spiritually, and energetically. We have a unique opportunity at…

Korean War Veterans

Leon “Skip” Johnson, Chapter Commander Although the local Chapter of the Korean War Veterans had made the decision earlier to put on hold most upcoming events for the remainder of the 2021 year, for the safety of all its members and others, the organization is always dedicated to help assist all veterans in need of support…

SunBird Lions Club  News

Arlene Block SunBird Lions Club participated in Community Day on Nov. 16 at the SunBird Golf Resort. Guests were welcome to a free pair of reader glasses. We are collecting used eye glasses, frames, and lenses. Please drop off at the SunBird business office or give to any SunBird Lion. Thank you for your support.

Lions Club Welcomes New Members

Arlene Block SunBird Lions Club welcomed two new members: Chuck Heitbrink and LuVan Tran Van Don, who became a Lion in Paris, then moved to Virginia, and we now welcome as a SunBird Lion. Lion Carol Zittel, who heads our flag program, has now expanded to 648 flags. If anyone is interested in having a…

Wonderland of Lights Fundraiser

The Wonderland of Lights Fundraiser is sponsored by the Ladies Community Chit and Chat Group. Christmas Trees were set up on Nov. 11 to Nov. 17. Bidding was Nov. 18 through Nov. 24. Tree Lighting is Nov. 30 at 10 a.m. at the location of Optum Community Center, in the building that says Optum Care.…