Category: Generals

Unit Happenings

Unit 15 news Unit 15’s Social Committee has completed a fabulous time of planning all year long bringing the unit together through various functions. Here are our elves after busying themselves for our Christmas get-together. The residents of Unit 15 say thank you for all you’ve done in 2016. Unit 21 celebrates the holiday season…

State Parties

Wisconsin Party 2017 Johnathan Green SaddleBrooke’s annual Gathering of the CheeseHeads will be another dinner/dance evening at SaddleBrooke One’s Vistas Dining Room with live dinner music by Wind and Strings and dance tunes by DJ Bob Osborne, Wednesday, February 22. Dinner, music, dancing, door prizes and our celebrity paparazzi Bob Koblewski await ticket holders. Get…

Personal care items needed for homeless women

Micki Wilverding Sr. Jose Women’s Shelter located in the homeless corridor in Tucson has a need for the following: adult clothes, twin sheets, blankets (any size), towels and personal care items such as shampoo, shower gel, lotions (regular or travel size) and feminine products. Men’s clothing will also be accepted and donated where needed. The…

Sunrise Rotary honors Golder Ranch Fire Department

Jeremy, Gary and Randy stand ready for the next call.

Mark Your Calendars! Have you needed your smoke alarm batteries replaced? Ever had a snake in your yard? Needed medical attention? Needed medical transport? Ever had a fire emergency at your home? If your answer to any of these questions is “yes” then you have had the assistance of the Golder Ranch Fire Department. To…

Learning for the love of it

Ken Back Are you 50 or older with a curious mind and a keen interest in learning? If so, consider joining with more than 1000 like-minded Tucson area residents who are members of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Arizona (OLLI-UA). OLLI-UA is a nonprofit membership organization that recognizes the unique experiences,…

Another home run for Thanksgiving Grandkids’ Softball Event

Future All-Stars had a ball at the SaddleBrooke Softball Field; photo by Jim Smith

Jim Smith The SaddleBrooke Senior Softball Association (SSSA) sponsored its annual Thanksgiving Grandkids’ Games on Friday, November 25 at the Softball Complex. Games Director Steve Garceau was assisted by Coaches Pat Tiefenbach, Doug Sweetland, Roy Steigers, Mark Schauer, John McKniff, Janice and Terry Mihora, Jim Westerberg, Gus Marano, Ron Quarantino and photographer Jim Smith. Twenty-two…

SASO opens with Elgar, ends with Rachmaninov

Punch Howarth Two popular works by British composer Edward Elgar will open the January concerts by Linus Lerner and the Southern Arizona Symphony Orchestra: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4, Op. 39 and Violin Concerto, Op. 61. Elgar composed 5 P. and C. Marches with the first being best known as it is used in…

Latest News From New Home Sales

Start the year off with the home of your dreams! At SaddleBrooke, you can choose to build your dream home from the ground up or select a Move-In Ready Designer Home and be on the fast track to the resort lifestyle. Either way, SaddleBrooke makes it easy for you to begin to enjoy the lifestyle…

SBCO and Wheels for Kids working together

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach partnered with Wheels for Kids, a 501c3 charity dedicated to providing rehabbed bicycles to kids in need in the Tucson area. To date they’ve provided 1,775 bikes to various charities including 19 to SBCO last spring. To continue this program, they are in need of mechanics to fix bikes. If you have…