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…

Thank You, Wags and Walkers volunteers!

Wags and Walkers volunteers Marcia Vernon Thank you to the Wags and Walkers volunteers for all your support at this year’s I Don’t Want It Sale. Your efforts on behalf…

SaddleBrooke gift shop featured artist for November

Linda Whitehead This month the SaddleBrooke gift shop is featuring artist Russ Stokes, a published photographer specializing in the Southwest. Russ was born in Seattle and attended primary school in Woodinville,…

Second annual Ladies Ryder Cup Match

Thirty-six smiles sporting almost as many dimples as a golf ball before the start of the Ladies Ryder Cup Match. MPWGA captain Janey Clausen, SBRWGA captain Jean Cheszek, Barb Simms,…

Putting Partners event was a great success

The winners. Back, left to right: Gary Vargas, Ann Cristofani, Lisa Jensema, Deb Adinolfi, Donna Vargas, and John Cobb. Front: Raye Cobb and Dottie Adams. Putting partners action. The committee…

Pickleball press

Left to right: Sue Fredrickson, Linda Bailey, and Gail Bouffard.

Nancy Dowell What is happening with the new courts? This is a topic important to SaddleBrooke Pickleball Association (SPA) members and the SaddleBrooke community. Steady progress has been made to add eight additional courts, a covered gathering area, and restrooms. This project is primarily funded by SPA members (numbering 641 at the last count), with…

Gardeners Exchange

Margaret Larmour The Gardeners Exchange of SaddleBrooke Ranch, in conjunction with the SaddleBrooke and SaddleBrooke Ranch Master Gardeners, welcomes you to attend a presentation by landscape designer Dawn Fried on Thursday, Nov. 21, at SaddleBrooke MountainView West Ballroom at 1 p.m. Local author, Dawn Fried, will be sharing her expertise about desert gardening practices, as…

SaddleBrooke Singles attend cowboy cookout

Hazel Staloff On Oct. 16, 24 members of the SaddleBrooke Singles Club attended a cowboy cookout at Tanque Verde Ranch, one of the oldest dude ranches in the West. Bordering the Saguaro National Park and the Coronado National Forest, the location epitomizes Arizona’s desert beauty. Attendees worked up a hearty appetite walking the ranch’s trails…

Community gets an A+ for support of school supply drive

Kellie Terhune Neely The Hughes Federal Credit Union and Banner Children’s fall school supply drive resulted in generous support from Pima County residents, whose donations of cash and education essentials were recently delivered to Banner Children’s hospital school. Donations of notebooks, pencils, folders, books, and even sensory tools for patients on the autism spectrum will…

Institute of Judaic Services and Studies

Sandy McNabb Our next Shabbat service is Friday, Nov. 22, at 7 p.m. in the MountainView Country Club (MVCC) ballroom. Our services are led by Rabbi Sandy Seltzer and Cantorial Soloist Sarah Bollt, accompanied by Chris Tackett. Sharing Shabbat is a wonderful way to welcome the peace of Shabbat as a community. Oneg Shabbat Our…