Category: Generals

New Year’s Resolutions for United SaddleBrooke

Like many, United SaddleBrooke has made some New Year’s resolutions for 2023: 1. Encourage increased collaboration between the two HOA boards for smoother operations, cost savings, enhanced home values, and improved community spirit. 2. Promote our belief that the best SaddleBrooke—the SaddleBrooke we all bought into when we moved here—is a United SaddleBrooke, however that…

Community Circle Players

Do you Hear What I Hear? MV’s New Sound System Andrea Molberg A new sound system is being installed at MountainView. On behalf of the entire community, Community Circle Players (CCP), SaddleBrooke’s theatre troupe, so compellingly presented the need for the Sound Replacement Project to the SaddleBrooke TWO Board and Finance Committee that their reply…

Unit Happenings

Preserve Unit 45 Celebrates ‘Boots & Bling’ Event Kathy Bomwell and Robin Maxim, Social Committee More than 50 people got their Western on and gathered at the Elks Lodge on Jan. 24 for Unit 45’s “Boots & Bling.” We were proud to support the Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge who provides extensive charitable support to the…

Wreaths Across America—A Day of Remembrance

Linda Nicholson In December, SaddleBrooke Ranch residents participated in laying Christmas wreaths on veterans’ graves at Evergreen Cemetery in Tucson. The annual event to honor veterans was held on Saturday morning, Dec. 17. The morning was sunny and clear but with a crispness in the air. Enjoying some coffee, donuts, and fellowship, close to 50 volunteers…

Sonoran Singers

Georgie Hourigan Sonoran Singers ended their 2022 performances at The Fountains where they pleased the residents with some cheerful holiday songs and included a sing-along with enthusiastic responses. We are a smaller group of chorus singers than usual as we await snowbirds’ return for a fuller group. We are a three-part female harmony group with approximately 30 members,…

SaddleBrooke Pet Rescue Network

Annual Pet Food Drive: Helping Pets in Need Don’t miss SaddleBrooke Pet Rescue Network’s (SBPRN) Pet Food Drive on Wednesday, April 19, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., being held at the SaddleBrooke One parking lot near the bocce ball courts. This food drive benefits the Pets in Need Action League (P.I.N.A.L.), which provides temporary pet…

New Theater Club Coming to SaddleBrooke

Susan Kravitz and Anne Grant Once Upon a Time Theater Club is excited to announce its official launch in the Winter/Spring season of 2023. Who are we? We are a theater cast who will entertain and uplift our audiences through storytelling, comedy, and music. Our nonrevenue performances will entertain for many different clubs and events…

Special Collections Unique to the SaddleBrooke One Library

Cathy Schaber Although both the DesertView and SaddleBrooke One libraries contain extensive holdings of fiction, nonfiction, and large print items, each library also has special collections unique to their location. The following book collections are found only at the SaddleBrooke One library: The Pulitzer Prize winner in fiction is purchased each year, and the collection…

Fueling the Future 2022

Edie Crall, Governing Board Member What a wonderful experience it is to witness people coming together for the good of others. This is the third year for Fueling the Future, a time when communities and individuals join each other to ensure that families in the Oracle School District (OSD) will not experience food insecurities over…