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Unit Happenings

  Unit 3-S Brenda Newitter Forty-nine Unit 3-S residents celebrated Cinco de Mayo at the home of Steve and Helen Bellacqua on Saturday, May 5. This was a potluck dinner and residents were asked to bring Mexican food, if possible, and to dress in their best Mexican attire. Two residents were celebrating birthdays, so there…

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  Unit 3-S Happy Hour Brenda Newitter Thirty residents of Unit 3-S got together for a Happy Hour at the Agave Lounge on Thursday, April 12. Everyone wished the snowbirds farewell and safe travels and hoped that those who stay in SaddleBrooke will survive another Arizona summer! (We won’t tell the snowbirds that now we…

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  Unit 3-S On Friday, March 2, Unit 3-S residents boarded a train for a wonderful garden party in the warm Arizona sun. Bruce and Pat Somerhalder hosted 45 Unit 3-S neighbors on the Somerhalder train that steamed along through their backyard. Residents brought tasty platters of food that were served in the Dining Car…

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 Unit 20’s winter celebration Cathy Howard On Saturday, January 13, 2018, SaddleBrooke One Villa residents welcomed back their snowbird neighbors and friends at their annual Winter Celebration. The festivities began at 5:00 p.m. with a cocktail hour. Guests were greeted by Jan Deschamp and Cathy Howard where everyone was offered the opportunity to purchase tickets…

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Unit 3-S Dinner Party Brenda Newitter Residents of Unit 3-S wished our Unit Reps, John and Dottie Shaffer, good luck in their move to a new home at The Forum at Tucson by having a surprise dinner party at the Roadrunner Grill on January 10. John and Dottie have been our neighbors in SaddleBrooke for…

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Unit 3-S Holiday Luncheon Brenda Newitter Unit 3-S celebrated the holidays with a lovely brunch at the Vistas on Saturday, December 16. There were 50 residents who attended the fun affair. The food was yummy and we all enjoyed getting together to talk and catch up on what everyone had been doing in 2017. We…

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  Unit 3-S welcome back dinner Brenda Newitter On November 6, members of Unit 3-S all gathered for our annual dinner in Oracle at Nona Maria’s Ristorante and Pizza. Everyone enjoyed the fabulous food and welcomed back the snowbirds in our Unit. A good time was had by all. Unit 16 Happy Hour Carolyn McLean…

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Villas II ladies enjoy dinner at Cucina Rustica in Sedona

Villas II Susan Fusco The morning of October 10 a group of SaddleBrooke women, eleven villas II residents and one former resident drove to Sedona for a ladies-only vacation. One group left extra early, as they planned to stop at a casino along the way, where one of their number did quite well. The cars…

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Left to right: Arlene DesJardins, David Dodd, Betsy Lowry, Margie Schulte, Faith Fromson; photo by Bob Lamb

Unit 15 Elaine Stamm Residents of Unit 15 wined and dined on the patio of The Preserve on the sunny Sunday afternoon of September 24. We ordered from the Bar Menu and were served by The Preserve wait staff with their usual efficiency and aplomb. New residents met long-time residents and friendships were born or…

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Peggy Grant, Helen Bellacuqa, Minou Mueller and Anne Califra compared recipes.

Unit 3-S Summer Trivia Party Brenda Newitter The year-round residents of Unit 3-S gathered together for a potluck dinner and Summer Trivia Party on August 16, 2017. The trivia questions were taken from mid-1980s trivia editions and proved to be quite interesting and mind-searching. Did you know who was inaugurated where Broad and Wall Street…