Wild horses of the Salt River

Pam Boedeker Bob Koblewski was the first speaker of the new year for SaddleBrooke Nature Club. He will be a very hard act to follow! SaddleBrooke One knows Bob as…

RV Club members attend balloon festival

Ken Marich Twenty members of the SB RV Club attended the 46th annual Hot Air Festival held in Albuquerque, NM. This is the largest balloon festival in the world. Over…

Community Church attends World Habitat Day

Carol Thompson World Habitat Day is an international day of action that highlights the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter. Formalized by the United Nations General Assembly in…

Want to live longer and have more fun?

Thomas Kruse, MD Experts like to say that the best form of exercise is whatever kind you’ll actually do. But a new study finds that people who do team sports…

Get back in the Swing with LWV

Bev Kloehn and Laura Benson It’s time to prepare for many decisions on the November 2014 Election Ballot. It’s also time to find out what transpired during the National and State League of Women Voters’ annual meetings. The September 12 meeting of the SaddleBrooke Unit offers the place to do this. A member of the…

Save the date for MSG 2014-2015 speakers

The SaddleBrooke Metaphysical Group has lined up an impressive group of speakers for the upcoming year. Plan to join the group at the HOA 1 Activity Center at 64518 Galveston Lane on the second Wednesday of each month beginning in October for an evening of enlightenment and entertainment as we explore a variety of subjects…

Mindfulness:  What’s the big deal?

Dr. Teri Davis The word mindfulness seems to be everywhere these days. Doctors and therapists talk about it. Neuroscientists and behavior researchers talk about it. Teachers and Fortune 500 executives bring it into classrooms and boardrooms. What is it? Mindfulness is a way of paying attention and it is an inner state that is the…

Coins – where do they go?

Ken Marich Over the last 200 years millions of coins have been minted by the U.S., yet for some coins there are small numbers remaining making them relatively valuable. Where did they go? The largest percentage loss for any U.S. coin is from normal use. The average lifespan of coins is 25 to 30 years.…

The Let’s Dance Club looks forward to fall

Nancy and Neil Macdonald In August 2013, Let’s Dance Club held reviews of dances learned earlier in the year. That plan worked so well we decided to do the same thing this year. Reviews included Waltz, taught by Ruth Birkhead and Ross Stephen; Argentine Tango taught by Tom and Mary Borkovec; Salsa taught by Claudia…