Tag: SunBird Kare Bears

SunBird Kare Bears Happenings

SunBird Kare Bears have now accomplished three meetings, two fairs, and a holiday luncheon. Santa Claus attended our holiday luncheon and was given gifts of love and charity from our own little elf, President Karen Volk. Members exchanged some lovely gifts and enjoyed a luncheon meal from the Horizon Room. Future events include the Second…

Kare Bears Well into Their 2022-23 Season

Shirley Jackson SunBird Kare Bears met in November and gifted St. Vincent de Paul with a generous array of canned goods, hygiene items, paper towels, and tissue. So much is needed by so many people. Some of our members volunteer with St. Vincent de Paul and know how desperately these items are wanted. Our KB…

Kare Bears Begins Season Under New Leadership

Shirley Jackson The first meeting of the SunBird Kare Bears will occur on Wednesday, Oct. 19, commencing at 1 p.m. in the SunBird ballroom. President Karen Volk will preside over the meeting with new board members Kay Davis (vice president) and Lena Craft, Patsy Covington, and Donna Moran (members at large). Barb Dunbar will serve…

Kare Bears Activities

Shirley Jackson A few of the SunBird Kare Bears came together for a luncheon in July. Regular meetings will begin in October, when our new Kare Bears Board presides. New activities will be planned, and new fundraisers will be arranged. Of course, Kare Bear Fairs occur in November, December, February, and March. Information on joining…

Kare Bears Thanks the SunBird Community

Shirley Jackson Kare Bears welcomed Carolyn Richel, community liaison for Hospice of the Valley, to the February meeting. She relayed information regarding supportive care for those with dementia. Hospice of the Valley not only serves patients, but their families as well. They offer education for caregivers. A nurse is on call 24 hours a day…

Kare Bears Accomplishing Another Winter Season

Shirley Jackson SunBird Kare Bears have accomplished another Kare Bear Fair, and the final one for this season. Now, throughout the summer months, we will be accumulating wonderful White Elephant items for future fairs. Donations may be made to Joan Bruening at 480-636-0270 (no furniture or clothing). Our Creedence Clearwater concert was enjoyed by many…

Kare Bears Prepare Final Fair for this Winter

Shirley Jackson Our winter term is passing quickly for Kare Bears. It will soon be time to elect three board members for Kare Bears. If you are interested in serving on the board, please contact Margaret Speer (our president). Election occurs at the March meeting (final meeting for the season). We have approximately 75 members…

Kare Bears Members Keep Busy

Shirley Jackson If you attended the Kare Bears Fair in December, you probably walked by the Scrubbies table. Gloria Kishen, Vi Dubros, Mary Lacy, Judy Hughes, and Diane Reed are ladies who like to keep their hands busy. They are making fancy scrubbies and dishcloths for sale. And all of their proceeds are donated to…

Kare Bears  First Meeting for 2021-22

Shirley Jackson A wonderful influx of members (old and new) appeared at the first Kare Bear meeting for 2021-22. President Speer reviewed officers and committee chairs serving this year. Printed material of future meetings and speakers was provided to those attending. We completed our first Kare Bear Fair (Nov. 6) which was very successful, thanks…