Partners Western Dance summer activities

  Jane Gromelski Partners Western Dance Club will continue dancing in the Summer months in the MountainView Ballroom on Mondays at 6:00 p.m. The practices will start in May and…

Meet the SaddleBrooke Singers – Part 1

Photo courtesy of Bill George Steph Mattie As I mentioned in my last article, this is the 25th year for the SaddleBrooke Singers. Each season we have been fortunate to…

Do you wanna dance?

SilverBelles performed Pink Shoe Laces with Sam Page in the 2018 Variety Show. Vivian Herman Did you ever want to try your hand (or feet) at learning dance routines in…

MPLN at the Oro Valley invitational

Oro Valley Country Club Invitational group: Back row from left to right: Linda Miles, Becky Fisher, Deb Bunker, Joyce Sutay, Diane Mazzarella, Phyllis Cadden, Front row: Karyl Steele, Louise Bidwell,…

SPA participates in Adopt-a-Highway program

Mark Van Matre, VP of SPA SaddleBrooke Pickleball Association members participated in cleaning up a portion of Edwin Road on May 22, 2018, as part of Pinal County’s “Adopt-a-Highway” program.…

Symphony Guild 2014-2015 season’s line-up

This season’s first event on October 30 was at SaddleBrooke Vistas and featured the TSO String Quartet and a fabulous Oktoberfest dinner. November 14 the concert at the Music Hall features the young pianist Jon  Nakamatsu playing Rachmaninoff’s Concerto No. 3 and Peter Bay conducting Dvorak’s Symphony No. 7. Bus transportation and dinner at Café a…

SaddleBrooke HOA 2 fitness and wellness facts

Gwen Lewis Eight daily habits and how they affect the life expectancy of the average American: 1. Smoking a pack of cigarettes a day takes seven to eight years off your life. 2. Having one drink a day actually increases your life expectancy by about a year. But every additional drink per day decreases it…

Hiking Club to offer program on Canadian hiking

Karen Schickedanz SaddleBrooke resident Phil McNamee, an experienced hiker and backpacker, will lead hiking club members and guests on a trek through Gros Morne National Park in Canada via a slide show and lecture during the club’s program on Wednesday, November 19. The program will begin at 3:00 p.m. in the HOA 1 Activity Center,…

SaddleBrooke Squares upcoming events

Witches and Goblins galore at the Cadillac Chaparral

Donna Martin The SaddleBrooke Squares dance season has many fun events planned for the coming year. On October 12 we held our annual Give us a Whirl introduction to Square Dancing. The first class lesson started on Sunday, October 19. Beginning on November 11 there will be practice dances for new class members on Tuesdays…

Thursday afternoon bridge clinic

Paul Shalita This clinic is a practice and critique session designed for players at all levels who desire to improve their Bridge. No partner is necessary. No time commitment; come late, leave early. Meet potential new partners. Sessions run from 12:30 to 4:00 p.m. on Thursday afternoons at DesertView. For more information call Paul Shalita…

Abdominal strengthening: it’s not just about the six-pack

Susan Dawson-Cook While some are still chasing the dream of six-pack abdominals, others are thinking, “I’m not twenty-five anymore so having a washboard stomach isn’t exactly top priority.” It’s important to note that until the fat layer around the midsection is shed (which can only be accomplished by diet and cardiovascular exercise induced fat loss;…