Category: Generals

Men’s Fellowship Breakfast notice

Jim Jensen On Oct. 16, Community Church at SaddleBrooke CCSB’s Men’s Fellowship is holding another Men’s Breakfast. It will be held at the SaddleBrooke TWO MountainView Ballroom, and doors open at 8 a.m. This is a wonderful time of fellowship and an excellent opportunity to bring a friend to enjoy a good meal and a great…

Master Gardening training course

Carol Crawford The Master Gardener training course will once again be offered to all Pinal County residents. It will be held at SaddleBrooke on Thursdays from 8 a.m. to noon beginning Nov. 7, through Feb. 13, 2020. This is an intensive 13-week lecture series given by local Master Gardeners, guest lecturers from the University of Arizona, and…

Dress A Girl Around the Wolrd Sew-a-Thon

Margaret Thompson Dress A Girl Around the World Sew-a-Thon will be Nov. 2, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Oro Valley Church of the Nazarene, 500 W. Calle Concordia. Dress a Girl Around the World is a national organization sewing dresses for little girls living in poverty. Many of these little girls are wearing…

Unit Happenings

Golf cart rally participants.

Unit Happenings: Unit 3-S Brenda Newitter Did you see SaddleBrooke residents zooming around SaddleBrooke on Thursday, Sept. 12, in their golf carts, stopping to look at various yards in many SaddleBrooke One Units? Did you wonder what they were doing? Were you ready to call the SaddleBrooke Patrol? These residents were only having fun participating…

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Happenings

After viewing glow-in-the-dark critters in a black-lit room, College for Kids students drew scorpions with chalk on black paper.

Box Tops for Education going digital! Emilie Siarkiewicz Drop the scissors and grab your smartphone! That’s the lead-in to an announcement on July 24, by General Mills, sponsor of the popular K-8 school fundraising Box Tops for Education® (BTFE) program. Since General Mills launched the BTFE program in 1996, 70,000 schools around the country have…

Expanded Health Fair

Phyllis Ketring The 2019 SaddleBrooke Health Fair will be Saturday, October 12, from 9 a.m. to noon. The biggest change will be that the Health Fair has expanded and there will be activities at both the SaddleBrooke One Clubhouse and the MountainView Clubhouse. The big change will be that the immunization and lab testing from Walgreens…

Health fair needs help

Phyllis Ketring The Health fair planning committee needs a volunteer coordinator to join the team for this year’s October health fair. This person must have strong interpersonal skills to recruit and communicate with volunteers and interact with the planning team. Some familiarity with Excel and email would be useful. During the year, there are monthly planning…

Look your best in ten minutes or less

Barbara Barr On Friday, Nov. 1 at 10:00 a.m. in the Sonoran Room, Elise Marquam Johns will teach us how to look our best in ten minutes or less. If you have ever lived or traveled in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area, you will probably recognize Elise as a well-known television personality in that area. Using the…

Editorial submission deadline notice

Chelsey Nakata, editorial assistant Hello SaddleBrooke residents. The holidays are just around the corner, which means bumping up our editorial submission deadlines, to ensure that everyone on our Robson Publishing team gets to spend time with their families. The following are the Progress editorial submission deadlines for the rest of 2019: Friday, Oct. 25 at 4 p.m. (this…