Category: June 2023

You’re Invited to the Monster Bash

Barbara Barr Bengen The Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke cordially invites you to a Monster Bash on Friday, Oct. 20, at the MountainView ballroom from 5 p.m. to ? Help our club raise funds to support the people and programs in our community and the Copper Corridor. This will be a memorable evening with dinner and…

Expired or Unwanted Pills?

Are you one of our residents, new or old, who is unaware of the convenient service our volunteers provide? Stop by the Sheriff’s Office Substation in the Mini Mart area here in SaddleBrooke on the following dates and times to dispose of those pills: Second Friday of each month: June 9 from 10 a.m. to noon…

ILR Planning Course Schedule for Fall Term

The Institute for Learning in Retirement (ILR) has recently completed its fall/winter terms which offered 29 courses plus two one-hour courses. These courses consisted of 75% new topics and 25% updated repeat classes. How many ILR courses did you attend? Board members are now in the process of scheduling the education program to be presented in…

Traveling with Essential Oils

JoAnne Gaudioso Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, by car, plane, or train, essential oils can help to ease the stress of travel, boost your immune system, and help you feel refreshed and energized upon arrival. The best part is that most essential oils can be easily incorporated into your travel routine. With a…

Lady Niners Invite Men for Ladies Choice Tournament

Wanda Ross We SaddleBrooke Lady Niners thoroughly enjoy golfing with each other, but sometimes we like to mix it up and golf with men. On April 25 we enjoyed our annual Ladies Choice Tournament. Each Lady Niner invited a gentleman of her choice (who was not her husband or partner) to play with her. The…

Beyond Books

Renee Mazin You may have visited the DesertView Library, but have you really explored it? We have materials to engage all your senses, especially your eyes and ears. While DVDs may not be in fashion for streamers, they are still a prized resource for many of our patrons. We have a selection that includes the…

My Son’s Prayer

Stuart Watkins Last night I overheard my son in prayer. “Dear Jesus, tell me if I can go to Heaven if I am a Methodist instead of a Roman Catholic. Tell me if I am a Buddhist, may I still get to Heaven? What about the Muslims that follow their religion and do unto others…

Fireworks Not Enjoyed by All

Linda Lyon Celebrating our nation’s Independence Day is great fun for most of us, but not usually for our four-legged friends. In fact, more pets get lost on the 4th of July than any other day of the year. This results in a surge in our shelters or, worse yet, animals running loose and perhaps…