Knit Wits news

Just look at the collection of items donated to Senior Village. Thanks, knitters! Carol Chiarello It was a long hot summer and our ladies were busy knitting up items for…

A Star-Spangled Salute to Veterans

Donna Langwig Catalinas Community Chorus, northwest Tucson’s pops chorus, presents A Star-Spangled Salute to Veterans, a musical tribute to all who have accepted the call to serve and protect our…

You too can take home a piece of glass art!

Sample of Glass Art that will be available at the Glass Art Club fundraiser. Photo by Frank G. Buck. Varda Main The SaddleBrooke Glass Art Club fundraiser is almost here.…

Papercrafters fun shop

From left to right: Angela Gothard, Kris Holmes, Gloria Stuart, Sharon Scanlan, Natalie Murdock, Marian Stoleson, and Sara Jackson. Carol Thompson Members of the SaddleBrooke Papercrafters attend cardmaking technique classes…

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…

Quilter’s Spotlight: Kelly Rospond

Kelly Rospond, President, Friday Quilters

Varda Main Meet Kelly Rospond, resident of the SaddleBrooke Friday Quilters. Kelly is now on the home stretch of her year as president and is still enjoying every minute of it. Kelly sees her presidency as not just a one-year term but rather as a part of helping the Friday Quilters grow (16 new members…

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…

Bury Not My Ashes in Desert Sands

Stuart Watkins not in the deep dark dry desert sands, please it may take too many blue moons to circulate in earth’s ever changing changing toss them into a stream, river, or ocean free, free to swim with swimming fish roll with rolling lapping tides oh, yes, take them on a cruise toss them overboard…

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…