State Parties

Colorado – January 26

All Colorado present and former residents and houseguests are invited to a wine and cheese party on Thursday, January 26 at the home of Gary Hall and Joy Stoltz at 6361 South Sawgrass Drive. The party will be from 3:00-5:00 p.m. BYOB and an appetizer to share. This will be an opportunity to meet new friends and renew friendships.

We will also discuss our Patio Party which will be Saturday, March 18 on the SunBird Patio. We need your input to make this a success.

RSVP to Gary and Joy at 303-378-5576.

Iowa – February 28

The Iowa Party will be on the patio outside of the Ballroom on February 28, 2017. We have the patio booked from 4:00-9:00 p.m. The planning committee had agreed last March to have a meal and some games.

A planning meeting will be held on Friday, January 6 at 2:30 p.m. in the Puzzle Room. This is a preliminary meeting to set up times convenient for further planning.

If you have questions call Paullene Caraher at 602-292-7858 or email [email protected]

We can have a potluck or have the SunBird restaurant provide the food. I’ll check on the menu and prices.

Here is what is desired: Ideas and input on the food; introductions and games.

This is Shrove Tuesday! Do we want a Mardi Gras atmosphere?

Michigan/Illinois – March 4

The third annual Illinois and Michigan combined state party is scheduled for Saturday, March 4 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on the Clubhouse Patio. Please mark this date on your calendar. A planning meeting is being held January 10 in the Lakeview Room from 2:00-3:00 p.m. All SunBird residents from the great states of Michigan and Illinois are invited to participate in the planning for the combined party.

For further information contact Marge Smith 480-883-1622 or Janice Fleming 480-883-6915.

Minnesota – February 21

The Minnesota party will be held on Tuesday, February 21 at 5:00 p.m. on the SunBird Patio.

It will be a potluck; bring a dish to pass.

Music will be provided by Ole and Sven’s Bucket List.

More details will be forthcoming in February.