Tag: SunBird Kare Bears

SunBird Kare Bears Preparing to Meet in October

Barb Dunbar, Secretary Several board meetings have taken place in 2021 preparing to hopefully get our Kare Bears back into action in October! We are planning some type of Kare Bear Fairs, style show, and concert as our fundraisers in the 2021-22 season. We are also hoping to resume memorials in the fall. We are…

Blessing Bags from the SunBird Kare Bears

Barbara Dunbar While our SunBird Kare Bears have not been able to meet because of COVID-19, we did an incredible project! Through donations of our membership, we raised $590 to fill Blessing Bags, donated by Loren Lehav from Las Vegas, who is a national marketing director with the Juice Plus Company! The Blessing Bags will…

SunBird Kare Bears Elect New Officers

Back row (left to right): Katherine Gibbs, Margaret Speer, and Shirley Goodman; front row: Deanna Calvert and Barbara Dunbar

Barbara Dunbar Our new officers for 2020-21 will be Margaret Speer (president), Deanna Calvert (vice president), Barbara Dunbar (secretary), Katherine Gibbs (treasurer) and Shirley Goodman. The turnover of officers happened in May, and we are moving forward with upcoming projects. The Oct. 15 board meeting will be held at 10 a.m. in the Lakeview Room. Our first…

Kare Bears Wrapping Up Their Season

Barb Dunbar Thank you to all the residents and guests who purchased tickets for the Project Presley (Chance Tinder) concert! Everyone seemed to really enjoy the band, and we’re thrilled that some of the guests received teddy bears and scarfs from Chance. Emily Hughes and Barb Dunbar met with Jamie and Greg Sistek (Boots in…

SunBird Kare Bears Second Hand Rose Style Show a Huge Success!

Barb Dunbar Wow! The Second Hand Rose Style Show entertained over 250 ladies on Jan. 31, 2020! This event raised over $2,000 for Boots in the House, a non-profit agency here in the Valley! Boots in the House does a variety of packages and sends them to our troops in remote and hostile areas. Jamie…

Kare Bear News

Barbara Dunbar Last Chance for Elvis Tickets First of all, we would like to thank SunBird residents for enthusiastically supported our evening presentation of Project Presley (Elvis) concert. We sold the evening show out in five days! We are now taking reservations for the matinee show, but need 160 people to break even. There is…

Attention All Clubs at SunBird

Barb Dunbar The SunBird Kare Bears are hosting an event called the Second Hand Rose Fashion Show. It will be held on Jan. 31, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Our objective is to raise funds for an organization called Boots in the House and allow our service clubs to have a table to help…

Come join us at our Kare Bears Fair – November 2

Second Hand Rose Fashion Show (left to right): Mimi Fishkel, Rosie Vanderveen, and Lynn McHale

Barbara Dunbar Our first Kare Bear Fair is Saturday, Nov. 2, from 8 a.m. to noon in the ballroom. We will have a lot of vendors, and it’s a perfect time to purchase holiday gifts! The rest of the fairs will be held on the first Saturday of December, February, and March. We have two major events…

Are you interested in being a Kare Bear?

Left to right: Emily Hughes, Mary McKenzie, Margaret Speer, and Rosie VanderVeen enjoying an appreciation luncheon.

Barbara Dunbar It’s only $5 to join! We are looking for new members for 2019-20. Are you a snowbird? We would love to have you join us, as our regular meetings are October through March. We have so much fun putting events together. You can volunteer to help with memorials for people in our community…

Kare Bears are ready to rock and roll in 2019-2020

Nancy Eckstein, representing the HOA, President Juanita Harbut and Jack Cooper, representing the SunBird Golf Course.

We are very excited about the upcoming year, starting in October! Mark your calendars for the following major fundraising events: Kare Bear Fair – Nov. 2, 8:00 a.m. to noon Kare Bear Fair – Dec. 7, 8:00 a.m. to noon Fashion Show – Jan. 31, 2020, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Kare Bear Fair –…