Category: Generals

Be Pawsitive on Purpose in Your Community!

Volunteer weekly or monthly with at least two visits a year for Pawsitive Friendships, a 98% volunteer-run organization that has made a difference in the special needs community since 2014. Pawsitive Friendships is expanding to Pima County, and we would love your help! The organization was founded by a determined autism mom who used her…

Health Fair Another Smashing Success!

Ron Andrea Maintaining and enjoying good health is primary in the minds of most SaddleBrooke residents as we all strive to age gracefully. This involves being well-informed and familiar with the health-related resources available to us. That’s why the annual SaddleBrooke Health Fair has been so popular for the past 25 years, annually attracting more…

World War II Roundtable Presents Dr. Price Fishback

Larry Linderman The first presentation of the SaddleBrooke World War II Roundtable this season will be on Wednesday, Oct. 18, in the DesertView Theater at 1 p.m. In the years our Roundtable has been active, I don’t recall a talk on the economics of the United States during World War II. Just think about it…

Navigating Dog Walking Etiquette

Anne Quinn-Diment As the soaring temperatures in SaddleBrooke begin to drop, more people are venturing outdoors for leisurely strolls with their four-legged companions. It’s essential to remember that proper dog-walking etiquette ensures a harmonious experience for everyone. Here are some valuable tips to make your dog walks safer and more enjoyable. 1. Walk against traffic. When…

The Tennis Cabana Will Be Visiting SaddleBrooke!

Mark your calendars! Cheri Megli will be bringing her “Tennis Cabana on Wheels” to SaddleBrooke. This year she will be coming to our Pickleball Center on Friday, Nov. 3, and to our Tennis Center on Sunday, Nov. 5. The time will be 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. You will have the opportunity to demo paddles…

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Happenings – October 2023

Last Call for SBCO Walk for Kids Registrations Nancy McCluskey-Moore The Walk will begin with a warm-up session at 8:40 a.m., followed by the walk at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28. This signature SBCO event helps support our food, clothing, enrichment, and education programs benefiting youngsters along a 100+-mile corridor from Catalina to the…

Preserve Men’s Luncheon

Nineteen men from The Preserve enjoyed lunch on Aug. 25. As usual, The Preserve staff provided great service and delicious menu selections. Our group meets at The Preserve every other month and at an area restaurant during the remaining months. We plan to meet at the Harvest Restaurant in September and on The Preserve patio…

Take a Swing at Cancer Golf Tournament

Denise Cashmore and Kathy Fox The MountainView/Preserve Women’s Golf Association’s (MPWGA) annual golf tournament fundraiser “Take a Swing at Cancer” will be held on Feb. 20, 2024. This no-pressure tournament is open to the public. The golf game is a scramble, and no handicap is required. It’s all about fun to benefit a crucial cause.…

Singing Barbershop Music Is Good for Your Brain

Jerry Gustafson The SaddleBrooke Barbershop Chorus meets every Tuesday evening from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Agate Room of the SaddleBrooke TWO Arts & Crafts Center, 38725 S. Mountainview Blvd. We have been singing in SaddleBrooke since 1998 and now number about 15 singers. We put on a Christmas show in the DesertView Theatre…