Dressing the SilverBelles

Vivian Herman Closet coordination is a beautiful thing and each SilverBelle’s closet is a finely tuned, carefully crafted mélange of sparkly, sophisticated and flattering items that when put together make…

Keeping cool with the Ceramics Club

Stefanie Modos Summer is here and it is hot. Being inside is the only way to go. We have a couple great summer classes that will keep you cool and…

GLAAS end of season party

Jo Ann Ellison GLAAS (Gays Lesbians and Allies at SaddleBrooke) held an end of season cocktail party at the home of Joseph Panessidi and Orville Bell. There was a lot…

Senior Softball Memorial Day Tournament

Greg Morgan’s walk-off grand slam homer leaves his bat at the SSSA Memorial Day Tournament. Seconds later the crowd was on its feet applauding the exciting finale; photo by Dennis…

Paper Crafters donate cards

Left to right: Sharla Shupe, Linda Landry, Vera and Carol Thompson; photo by Opal Larkin

Carol Thompson Once again, SaddleBrooke PaperCrafters donated their handmade greeting cards to a local senior living center. Desert Springs residents were the recipients this summer. These folks loved the cards we placed on their doors and one of the local residents is pictured here with her card! Our PaperCrafters group donates greeting cards to independent…

Verde Valley Venture Tour, Arizona Oct. 23-27

Arizona Pathfinders Inc., a nonprofit volunteer group of the Arizona Historical Society, is conducting a five day tour October 23 through 27, 2017 to the Verde Valley. Join us for an eventful tour to this region in the central transitional region of Arizona. Highlights: Day one – Travel to Arcosanti between Phoenix and Camp Verde,…

“I Don’t Want It” sale sign-up

Sign up September 20, 2017 for SaddleBrooke’s “I Don’t Want It” sale 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the MountainView Clubhouse, Ballroom West. Please bring your homeowner’s card to sign up. Tables are $25 for one and $15 for an additional table (limit two tables per space). We accept cash or check. Sign-in sheet will be…

Driver safety class to be offered by AAA Arizona

Bill Nagy AAA Arizona’s defensive driving class can qualify ages 55 and up for a potential auto insurance discount. Roadwise Driver will be held at the HOA 2 facility in July 2017. The course will be a four-hour workshop that addresses local laws, tips on staying a safer driver and ways to compensate for changes…

This I have learned…

Mary Jo Bellner Swartzberg “There is nothing I wouldn’t do for those who are really my friends. I have no notion of loving people by halves; it is not my nature.” Jane Austin I first met Anne at Ohio University; Anne was one of my college roommates. Anne was wonderfully outgoing and friendly and I…