Cheers Social Group Activities

Desert Threads Donates Quilts to Local Charities

A Recreational Lake in the Middle of the Desert Near Me?


Activities on the Lake

On an April day, a wedding was about to take place beside the lake. The morning began with birdwatchers and followed with people walking and on scooters and bikes. Remote-control miniature boats and cars buzzed beside the mud ducks.

Card Scores

Tuesday and Friday Texas Hold ’em Vic Kinser We meet at 6 p.m. every Tuesday and Friday in the Navajo Room. We play a tournament-style Texas Hold ’em Poker game with a $5 buy-in. Approximate payout for 1st 60%, 2nd 30%, 3rd 10%, plus a separate pot for high hand of the night. New players…

Super Fruit Crop for SunBird Residents

Bonnie Marcus, Community Administrator The volunteer Fruit Pickers picked their final trees at the end of April. They picked fruit for three months this year. We had started with 19 volunteers, but occasionally a few more people would show up and help out. They consisted of two teams going out every Tuesday morning, weather permitting.…

Hypocrisy in Christianity

Rev. Derrick Elliott Hypocrisy in Christianity is a topic that often elicits strong reactions from Christians and non-Christians alike. To many outside the church, the hypocrisy of some Christians is seen as evidence of the failure of Christianity as a whole, while to those within the church, it can be a painful reminder of our…

PebbleCreek Supports Crystal Card Project

The reach of the Crystal Card Project extends to the West Valley. A local Crystal Card volunteer introduced the project to a friend in PebbleCreek a few years ago. Since that time, the PebbleCreek resident invites friends and neighbors to her home for a special sale twice a year. This spring, the sale raised over…