Dancing Lifts Our Spirits

Diana Durham Your SaddleBrooke Ballroom Dance Club (SBDC) friends are optimistic, so we are proceeding with our plans for May and early June in SaddleBrooke and you’re invited! A fabulous…

Senior Village Birthdays Are for Celebrating

Senior Village members (left to right): Jim Jevne, Barbara Carlson, Nancy Brackett, and Beatrice Simpson celebrate at a birthday luncheon organized by Senior Village volunteer Deb Donahue. Suzanne Marlatt-Stewart “The…

Pre-Preserve Pictures

View to the east from what is now a golf cart path to the Preserve Cattle walking up to my fence Stuart Watkins I took photos pre-Preserve about 20 years…

SMGA Club Championships April Tournament

John Morales (center) SMGA Club Championship flight 3 winner with Troy Jewkes, head golf pro (left) and Mike Roddy, superintendent of golf and grounds (right) Fred Pilster The SaddleBrooke Men’s…

Congratulations to the Ranch Billiards Club for a successful 8-Ball Tournament

Participants of the 8-Ball Tournament

Joe Giammarino and Dominic Borland. On September 12, 2015, the Ranch Billiards Club hosted their first 8-Ball Tournament held at the SaddleBrooke Ranch and run by Tournament Directors Dominic Borland and Joe Giammarino. There were 22 competitors (wow!). SaddleBrooke participants were Dominic “The Doctor” Borland, Joe “Fast Eddie” Giammarino, Jim “Aviator” Wydick, Tom “Half Jacket”…

Unit Happenings

John Gill, the late Bill Leathem and Rich LaRosa at the May Snack and Chat; photographer, Ron Talbot

Unit 2 entertained by Barbershop Quartet Fred Pilster On the evening of Tuesday, August 18 SaddleBrooke Unit 2 was invited to Jim (Merk) and Leslie Merker’s home on Blackfoot Drive for a Patio Party. A fun time was had by all as the raindrops hesitated and the neighborhood got together for their monthly Patio Party. The…

Artists who loved the land

Seascape by Roy Lichtenstein

Vicki Cunningham On Thursday, October 8 at 2:00 p.m., Carolyn Rivers, a docent with The University of Arizona Museum of Art, will be presenting Artists Who Loved the Land at SaddleBrooke’s HOA 2 East Ballroom at MountainView Clubhouse. This is a free presentation to SaddleBrooke residents as well as the public, so bring your friends.…

Swing lessons at night

Swing instructors Jane and Stan Groamelski

Just in time for the 50s and 60s Sock Hop, in the MountainView Ballroom, on November 5, we will offer Beginning Swing lessons in the Aerobics Room by the Mesquite Grill at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday evenings. If you missed out on the fun of rock ‘n roll when you were young, now is the…