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PEO Sisterhood gathers for 83rd AZ State Chapter Convention

Linda Schreiber Joanne Fairweather of SaddleBrooke, President of Chapter FF P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization) of Tucson, recently returned from Flagstaff where she enjoyed being a voting delegate for the 83rd Arizona State Chapter Convention. Linda Schreiber, past president of Chapter FF, was also seated as a voting member of convention, serving as Arizona State Chapter…

The British Club plays Bocce Ball

Twink Gates-Zimdar On Sunday, May 25 twenty-nine members of the British Club gathered at the Bocce Ball Courts here in SaddleBrooke for a fun Bocce Ball game. Following the game, everyone headed to the home of Bob Zimdar and Twink Gates for a potluck picnic where they feasted on lasagna, Swedish meatballs, cheeseburger macaroni, shrimp…

SaddleBrooke Line Dance Club – June 2014

Spring Bling Fling Spring was in the air as the SaddleBrooke Line Dance Club dancers donned bright colors and sparkly stuff for an afternoon Spring Bling Fling social at the MountainView Ballroom. This party was held as a festive send off for our snowbirds who fly the coop for the summer. As a new twist,…

Caliente Cloggers perform at Catalina Elks Lodge

The Caliente Cloggers teamed up with the Coyote Country Cloggers to perform at the Catalina Elks Club which was holding its annual charity drive for the Special Olympics. Wind and rain drove everyone inside but the audience’s enthusiasm was tremendous. Jacque Twitty and Janey Clausen were unable to make this performance.

SaddleBrooke Coin Club show a success

Ken Marich The SaddleBrooke Coin Club celebrated National Coin Week (April 20 to 26) by holding a coin show in the MountainView Clubhouse on Saturday, April 26. Over 50 people visited the show and enjoyed the coin and currency exhibits. The exhibits featured U.S. coins, proof sets, gold coins, foreign and ancient coins and a…

MPWGA Ace of the Year tournament winner

MPWGA held its Ace of the Year Tournament on April 8. Each month golfers qualify for the tournament by winning a gross or net Ace of the Month qualifier. They are each awarded a golf towel, courtesy of L&M Painting. These winners then play in the Ace of the Year Tournament. This year’s tournament was…

2014 M-PMGA President’s Cup tournament results

Dan Schroeder and Bob Eder A large field of 97 players grouped into nine flights competed in the club’s second major individual tournament of the year, the President’s Cup, on April 16 and 17. What makes this event special is the club takes the time to recognize our past presidents with complimentary golf, lunch and…

News from the Desert Stars

The Desert Stars, a tap/clogging group (clogging with a flair), has been on the go! The group performed in the SaddleBrooke Variety Show in March, in which it performed a dance routine to the 1960s hit song, Way Down Yonder in New Orleans, by Freddie Boom-Boom Cannon. And in April the dance group performed for…

What women need to know…  just in case

Terry Barringer When faced with a dilemma, Scarlett O’Hara was often heard to say “Well – I can’t think about that now – I’ll think about that tomorrow.” How many of us take that same position with regard to emergencies and unexpected life events. We look forward to planning a vacation or a reunion or…

Happy 11th birthday to the Golden Goose

Larry Clark Three hundred and fifty volunteers, spouses and guests gathered at the Golden Goose Thrift Shop on Sunday afternoon, April 13 to celebrate the Goose’s eleventh birthday. Eleven years! Who would have believed it? The believers are the hearty gaggle of volunteers and staff who have been making the Golden Goose Thrift Shop hum…