Category: Generals

Master Gardener Program

High Desert Gardening classes start January 29 Vickie Butler and Cindy Blount High Desert Gardening will be presented in the MountainView Ballroom West, at MountainView Clubhouse, SaddleBrooke on Tuesdays 10:00 a.m. to noon, for six weeks starting January 29, 2019; registration required. Once again, due to popular demand, your Master Gardeners will be offering a…

In love and support for families and friends of the LGBTQ community

Leslie Fore Following a tremendously well received November forum “A Brief Look at the History of Sexual Identities,” the LGBTQ Ministry announces its January 13 forum entitled “Understanding the Dignity of Transgender Identity” with Eric Plemons, PhD, Assistant Professor, School of Anthropology, University of Arizona. As an anthropologist, Dr. Plemons has conducted extensive research on…

Editorial deadline announcement

Due to the approaching holidays, we are moving our editorial submission deadline up for December, so that our staff may relax and spend the holidays with their families. The deadline for all editorial for the January 2019 issue will be December 19 at no later than 4:00 p.m. Thank you and happy holidays!

Pathfinders plans trip to MIM

Bob Stuart Arizona Pathfinders, a nonprofit volunteer group of the Arizona Historical Society, is conducting a one-day tour on Saturday, April 6, 2019, to the Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix, AZ. Join us for an interesting musical adventure. Travel is by luxury coach; all fees and gratuities are included. Embark on a musical journey. Spend…

Senior Village at SaddleBrooke

A gift you can use this year Stephanie Thomas That box of holiday candy will be gone in a week. That book you received will be read and on the shelf in a month. That poinsettia might make it through the season. How about a gift that you can use seventy-two times a year? Yes,…

Prescription drug drop off program

Prescription drugs can be dropped off on the second Friday each month from 10:00 a.m.-noon. This month’s date is Friday, December 14. You can also drop off on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 2:00-4:00 p.m.; however, it will be closed this month due to the Christmas holiday. Drop off your unused prescription drugs…

Antisemitism symposium

Joan Elder A symposium entitled “Antisemitism from the Spanish Inquisition On: Educating for Social Justice” will be held on January 6 and 7, 2019 at the Buttes (Oracle near Kneaders). The program will feature distinguished speakers from the University of Arizona and others in the field of Antisemitism. It will also include a ticket to…