Social Events

Trivia Night with Sherlock Holmes

Thursday, Jan. 2 and 16, Horizon Room, 6 p.m.

Join us on Thursday, Jan. 2 and 16 at 6 p.m. in the Horizon Room. There is a maximum of eight players per team. Your team table can be reserved either by the week or month the HOA Office. Appetizers will be available to order from 4 to 7 p.m.

Bingo

Friday, Jan. 3 and 17, ballroom, 6 p.m.

If you are someone who would like to meet others from the community or just have a fun time playing Bingo, you might want to check into the Chandler SunBird Lions Club “Bingo Nights” on the first and third Fridays of each month. Bingo nights are played in the ballroom at the Sunbird clubhouse. Cards start being sold at 6 p.m. promptly, and the games begin at 6:30 p.m. You can come early to secure your seats. Come join us in the fun. All new games and chances to double the prize money! The money raised goes to the SunBird Lions Club for the local charities.

Karaoke and DJ Night with DJ Mikey Mike

Friday, Jan. 3, 17, and 31, Horizon Room, 6 to 9 p.m.

Join DJ Mikey Mike for a night of karaoke and dancing to your favorite songs. Karaoke from 6 to 7:30 p.m., DJ from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Bring your singing voices and your dancing moves and join us for a night of fun! Purchase your favorite drinks from the bar. Everyone is welcome!

Annual Basha High School band concert

Saturday, Jan. 4, ballroom, 6 p.m.

Our local Basha High School music department will be presenting their annual January concert and jazz band music in the ballroom on Saturday, Jan. 4, at 6 p.m. SunBird Lion’s Club has been sponsoring this popular event for the past 10 years. All money donated is given to the Basha High School music program for the purchase of equipment, instruments, etc.

Turf Paradise bus trip

Tuesday, Jan. 7, bus will depart SunBird at 10:45 a.m.

Giddy up… we are off to the horse races. This is a fun-filled day that includes bus transportation, entry fee to the races, a race named just for SunBird, and a delicious buffet lunch. Space is limited, so be sure to purchase your tickets today! $45 per person, does not include driver gratuity. Contact HOA Office for availability.

Music Trivia

Thursday, Jan. 9 and 23, Horizon Room, 6 p.m.

Do you love music? Form your teams and join us for an evening of musical fun and madness! Put your knowledge of popular music from the ‘50s, ‘60s, ‘70s, and ‘80s music to the test. Appetizers available from 4 to 7 p.m. There is a maximum of eight players per team. Your team table can be reserved by the week or month. Please register your team at the SunBird HOA Office.

DJ Night with DJ Jamal

Friday, Jan. 10, Horizon Room, 6 to 9 p.m.

Bring your dancing shoes for a fun-filled evening with DJ Jamal! This will be dancing music only. Purchase your favorite drinks at the bar or one of the drink specials. Everyone is welcome!

Second annual Chinese auction

Saturday, Jan. 11, ballroom, 6 p.m.

Last year’s event was a huge success. This year will be bigger and better; you’ll be sure to have a blast! Please join us on Saturday, Jan. 11, at 6 p.m. in the ballroom. Bring your quarters (approx. $10 to $20) and get ready to have some fun! Each attendee will receive one numbered bidding sign. A bucket will be placed at the center of each table, and a gong will be placed on the stage. The items up for auction will be priced at $.25, $.50, or $.75. Each person who is interested in bidding on the item will be asked to place the requested amount into the bucket ($.25, $.50, or $.75). The “auctioneer” will call out bidding sign numbers. The last number called when the gong sounds will be the winner! Sound confusing? You may just have to see it to believe it, but you’ll have a great time! We’ll have a wide variety of items up for auction. Each attendee is REQUIRED to bring one NEW, UNUSED item for auction ($15 minimum) as the entry fee (think holiday regifting). All proceeds from this event will go into the Social Budget for future activities. Full cash bar, pre-packaged snacks only. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Third Wednesday Coffee

Wednesday, Jan. 15, ballroom, 10 a.m.

Join Layne for coffee and pastries; he’ll update you on what’s going on in the upcoming months, as well as the progress of the projects happening in SunBird. Bring your questions and he’ll find the answers. Thank you to EcoSeal for sponsoring this event!

Training for new SunBird website

Wednesday, Jan. 15, ballroom, 11 a.m.

Immediately following the third Wednesday Coffee meeting, we will have a brief training session to help you familiarize yourself with our new SunBird website, followed by a Q & A session.

Old Tucson Studios bus trip

Thursday, Jan. 16, bus will depart SunBird at 8:30 a.m.

Old Tucson is southern Arizona’s one-of-a-kind Wild West attraction, featuring live action stunt shows, musicals, and comedy entertainment, as well as vintage rides and special events. Built in 1939 for the movie, Arizona, Old Tucson is home to more than 400 film, television, and commercial productions, and remains the region’s premier film location. The Old West lives again through live historical gunfights, stunt and comedy shows, live musical entertainment, and free-spirited singing and dancing in the Can-Can Show! Tickets are currently available at the HOA office, $48 per person – Includes bus transportation and entry fee to the Studios (does not include driver gratuity).

Mardi Gras – SunBird HOA dance

Saturday, Jan. 18, ballroom, 7 to 10 p.m.

The Bad News Blues Band has toured the world playing their brand of Blues for the better part of 20 years. The band continues to perform for eager fans wherever they go, regionally, nationally, or internationally. With their crazy stage antics, they are a must-see act. You don’t want to miss this high-energy show. You owe it to yourself to check them out! Tickets are $12 per person in advance, $14 per person at the door. Tickets are currently available at the HOA Office.

Free Lunch & Learn – Amazing Dental

Tuesday, Jan. 21, Lakeview Room, Noon

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, Jan. 21, at noon in the Lakeview Room to enjoy a free lunch with Amazing Dental Care and learn about receiving quality dental care services in Mexico. Our professional dental treatment costs are just a fraction of the costs you would pay in the U.S., and we will provide you with a free shuttle to our office in Mexico. Come be AMAZED! To join us, simply call 480-259-4046 and leave your contact information.

TAD Management presents December ’63 – Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Tuesday, Jan. 21, ballroom, 3 and 7 p.m.

The music of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons comes to life in this one-of-a-kind concert experience. December ’63 showcases all your favorite songs from Frankie Valli including the classics that have been thrilling audiences for decades. This re-creation of a Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons concert will have you reaching for the high notes as our cast and band take you on a musical journey with stops at every phase of the careers of Frankie and the boys! Come out and enjoy a night of timeless classics! Tickets are $20 per person and are currently available at the HOA Office. Full cash bar available, pre-packaged snacks only.

DJ Night with DJ Mikey Mike

Friday, Jan. 24, Horizon Room, 6 to 9 p.m.

Bring your dancing shoes for a fun-filled evening with DJ Mikey Mike! This will be dancing music only. Purchase your favorite drinks at the bar or one of the drink specials. Everyone is welcome!

Free Living trust seminar

Friday, Jan. 24, Lakeview Room, 9:30 a.m.

Affordable and Comprehensive Estate Planning Solutions. Planning Is Essential – Do You Have A Plan? Everyone should attend this seminar even if you have a Will or a Trust. A good estate plan coordinates what happens to your home, savings, investments, and retirement accounts. Have you considered what would happen to your loved ones in the event of your disability or death? Why a Will is not enough. Why many people with Living Trusts will end up in probate. Learn how to avoid it. If you have your plans finalized, find out what may have changed, needs updating or is still applicable in Arizona. Guests will have an opportunity for questions after the seminar with Attorney Richard M. Dwornik. Presented by Dwornik Law Firm. Must RSVP by Jan. 22 to reserve your seat, Limited Seating. Call 480-809-1014 or email [email protected]

Free dance with Don & Shirley – Arizona two-step

Saturday, Jan. 25, ballroom, 6:30 p.m. lesson begins, 7 p.m. dance begins

Enjoy a free dance with Don & Shirley and learn how to do the Arizona Two-Step! Please remember to bring your SunBird ID. Full cash bar, pre-packaged snacks only.

Free workshop, dinner and dance

Wednesday, Jan. 29, ballroom, 4:45 p.m. registration, 5 p.m. presentation

Join us for a FREE Estate Conservation Workshop on Wednesday, Jan. 29, at 5 p.m. in the ballroom. Presentation will begin at 5 p.m., followed by dinner and dancing, live music from 6 to 8 p.m. Please call 1-866-558-7747 to register.

Tuesday night dinner specials

Every Tuesday, Horizon Room, 4 to 7 p.m.

Check out our new Tuesday Dinner menu and our specialty dinner of the week!

Horse races

First and Third Wednesday, Horizon Room, 4 p.m. (no horse races on New Year’s Day)

Join in on the fun on Wednesday, Jan. 15, at 4 p.m. and cheer on your favorite horse! Please bring $1 bills! Appetizers will be available from 4 to 7 p.m.!

Bean bag baseball

Second and Fourth Wednesday, Horizon Room, 4 to 6 p.m.

Join us on Wednesday, Jan. 8 and 22, at 4 p.m. for our end of the year tournament. NO Bean Bag Baseball on the fourth Wednesday (Christmas holiday). Form your team! Minimum six, maximum nine per team. Show up with your team and have a blast! Appetizers will be available from 4 to 7 p.m.!

Sozo Physical Therapy

Every Friday, Fitness Room, Noon to 1 p.m.

Sign up in the fitness room

Fish Fry

Every Friday, Horizon Room, 4 to 7 p.m.

Cod Fish or Shrimp or Chicken Tenders (with french fries or baked potato) or Grilled Chicken Salad – $10. Check out other entrée menu items available!

Community Church of SunBird

Every Sunday, ballroom, 9 a.m.

Breakfast buffet

Every Sunday, Horizon Room, 8 a.m. to noon

Omelet station, eggs, pancakes, bacon, sausage, potatoes, toast, biscuits and gravy, drink         included – $10.50

Football Sunday Funday

Every Sunday through football season, Horizon Room, noon to 6 p.m.

Hot dog specials every Sunday from noon to 6 p.m., continuing through football season!

Save the Date—Upcoming SunBird Bus Trips:

Tuesday, Jan. 7 – Turf Paradise (tickets currently available)

Thursday, Jan. 16 – Old Tucson Studios (tickets currently available)

Monday, Feb. 3 – Desert Museum & San Xavier Mission (tickets currently available)

Friday, Feb. 21 – Fountain Hill – The Great Fair (tickets available Tuesday, Jan. 7)

March 2020 – Date TBD – Spring Training

Monday, March 23 – Algodones, Mexico, OR Quechan Casino ($40) – (tickets available Tuesday, Feb. 11)

Thursday, April 4 – Barleen’s Dinner Show (tickets available Tuesday, Feb. 18)

2020 TAD Tribute Band Shows (Evening and Matinee Shows)*

Tuesday, Jan. 21 – December ’63 (The Jersey Boys, Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons) – tickets currently available at the HOA Office

Thursday, Feb. 6 – Eric Buss (Comedian/Magician) – tickets available Wednesday, Jan. 8

Thursday, March 12 – Mirage (Fleetwood Mac) – tickets available Wednesday, Jan. 29

Tuesday, April 7 – One of These Nights (Eagles) – tickets available Wednesday, Feb. 26

Friday, May 1 – Diamond Rocks (Neil Diamond) – tickets available Wednesday, March 11

Friday, Oct. 23 – Rock Me Gently (Jim Croce, Dan Fogelberg, Carole King, James Taylor and more!) – tickets available Wednesday, Sept. 9

Tuesday, Nov. 17 – Voyager (Journey) – tickets available Wednesday, Oct. 7

Tuesday, Dec. 15 – So This Is Christmas (Christmas Spectacular featuring finalists from the Voice/American Idol) – tickets available Wednesday, Nov. 4

*Both the matinee and the evening show tickets will be sold on the same day in the Apache Room (upper level of the clubhouse). Tickets are $20 per person. Seating reservation numbers will be handed out beginning at 10:30 a.m., ticket sales will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please do not start your own sign-up sheet, it will not be honored.

Save the date—an Afternoon with Earl & Elaine

Saturday, Feb. 8, Patio, 3 to 5:30 p.m.