Tag: Unit Happenings

Unit Happenings

Volunteers, front row: Kathy Vonderheid, Gary Greenbaum, Lea Stocks, Suzanne Donlon, Karen Pachis, Sandy Bryant, Dale Leman, Pat Donlon; back row: Chris Toney, Dave Thomas, Chairwoman Diane Korn, Ruth Leman, Bob Stocks, Joanne Thomas, Brian Stocks, Marsha Liakos, John Hanna

Unit 3 South Frank Strubel July fourth is always a party day – so John and Barbara Fortino used the evening to invite everyone to their lovely backyard to celebrate Independence Day. About 45 people attended the ice cream social and neighbors brought cookies, red, white and blue cupcakes and chocolate fudge brownies. Hmmm –…

Unit Happenings

The Double Digit Club

Unit 12 Pizza Party Margaret Blanchard In February Unit 12 had a pizza party with 55 members attending. This is the evening where we discuss the activities for the winter as well as enjoying a casual meal. In addition to this we have had a planning meeting each month to put our projects into action.…

Unit Happenings

Unit 3 South – Brunch Frank Strubel Pat and Bruce Somerhalder hosted a brunch party in their back yard and on the beautiful patio. The Somerhalder’s are Tucson Garden Railroad Society members. Included in the back yard is a very large train complex with multiple trains running in all directions, over trestles and through tunnels.…

Unit Happenings – April 2015

Dining up at the food table are Pat Andrea (left) and John Martin.

Unit 21 Ladies Luncheon Dan Chase On March 6, 2015, twenty seven ladies from Unit 21 in SaddleBrooke gathered at Westward Look to renew old friendships and make new ones while dining in the beautiful Gold Room. The event was planned by the two wonderful hostesses, Tammy Beeler and Karen Martin, who made all the…

Unit Happenings – March 2015

Front row: Suzy Miller, Lan Bedard, Pam Corrigan, Karin Menghini, Brenda Kore, Steve Wilson and Dave Corrigan; Back row: Steve Kore, Pam Brunelle, Sam Miller, Roger Bedard, Gary Brunelle, Maureen Edelblut, Ray Peale, Mark Menghini, Jen Drutis and Jim Thom

Unit 7 Nancy and Neil Macdonald On February 13, the evening before Valentine’s Day, almost forty of our Unit Seveners got together at Kay and Tony Cruise’s home where we all had an excellent time. The Cruises treated us to pulled pork sandwiches and later to cake and ice cream while the rest of us…

Unit Happenings – January 2015

Residents of Unit 32 assemble before the holiday dinner.

Unit 6 Ed Sand Unit 6 held its third annual Mailbox Decorating Contest with judging taking place on Saturday, December 13. The contest is divided into four categories: most sacred or religious, most novel, most beautiful and most seasonal. The judging is done by local artist Judy Robbins. The cocktail and appetizer party to announce…

Unit Happenings – December 2014

Jim and Mary Leversee

Unit 3 South Frank Strubel Ken and Barbara Lund, Canyon Shadows Lane, hosted a really nice patio party on Friday, October 23. Fifty people were in attendance. Pizza ingredients were selected by the guests and prepared by the pizza Chef. (If you want a good catering service for a patio event, contact pizzalique@gmail.com.) Jim and…

Unit Happenings – November 2014

Pat Broers and Bob Stocks enjoy the evening at Unit 21’s second annual Poker Run.

Unit 21 holds 2nd annual Poker Run Bill Brown The only thing missing from Unit 21’s second annual Poker Run on Wednesday, October 15 was Kenny Rogers singing, “Know when to hold ‘em, know when to fold ‘em.” Most of you probably don’t know what a poker run is so here’s a brief description. Seven households…

Unit Happenings – October 2014

From left are Dottie Shaffer, Susan Schwartz and John Shaffer.

Unit 3 South Party Frank Strubel On Sept 22, we met at the Agave Lounge for drinks and dining and discussing travels for the summer. This summer, residents made trips to Ireland, Paris, Salt Spring Island in BC, Texas, Wyoming, Utah, NM, Colorado, and the Midwest to see relatives. To help pay for his travel…

Unit Happenings – September 2014

Unit 7 potluck draws a large summer crowd.

Unit 7 Potluck Neil and Nancy Macdonald Unit 7 manages to always have great participation with our potluck get-togethers. Over thirty of our residents gathered at Lois and Carl Travors’ home at 5.30 p.m. and, considering the number of absent snowbirds we have, this was an excellent turnout. The food was superb as evidenced by…