SaddleBrooke Singles Club Update

Hazel Staloff The SaddleBrooke Singles Club offers a low-key environment for socializing with others who are similarly situated. In addition to our very popular weekly happy hour in which we…

Jewish Friendship Group News

Marsha Foresman The Jewish Friendship Group (JFG) continued varied activities during the month of March, and we look forward to another active April. On March 10, the JFG Book Club…

GLAAS sponsors community brunch with PFLAG

Jeana Butler, PFLAG proud parent; Syrile Ellison proud parent of Jo Ann Ellison president of GLAAS and Alice Frier GLAAS secretary

Jo Ann Ellison On March 29, 2014 GLAAS (Gays, Lesbians and Allies at SaddleBrooke) hosted a Community Brunch and invited representatives from the Tucson Chapter of PFLAG (Parents, Friends of Lesbians and Gays) to attend. This was a special event sponsored by GLAAS to provide a forum for residents of SaddleBrooke who have friends and…

The British Club attends the Renaissance Festival

Club members pause to pose at the Renaissance Festival

Here we are! Made it at last! Five members of the British Club joined the enormous throng of young families with their children, babes in arms, toddlers and teenagers for the Renaissance Festival on Sunday, March 16. In our group of five not one had actually been to this event before! A fun time was…

SaddleBrooke Skygazers

April 2014 Lunar Eclipse by Richard Spitzer

John Lauder Astrophotography is a specialized type of photography that entails recording images of astronomical objects and large areas of the night sky. The first photograph of an astronomical object (the Moon) was taken in 1840, but it was not until the late 19th century that advances in technology allowed for detailed stellar photography. Besides…

Military Liaison Office

A busy MLO; Photo by Tasha Acosta of TAA.

Jerry Lujan The Tucson International Airport (TUS) provides a positive first and last impression of Tucson for air travelers. What many people do not know is that it also provides a wonderful service to traveling military personnel, their families and veterans. This service is provided at the Military Liaison Office (MLO) visited by 5,000 people…

Top 10 reasons to join the summer Tai Chi classes

Carol Emerson Summer can be a pretty lazy time here in the Brooke. Good thing Tai Chi is a relaxed yet effective way to stay active. Classes tend to be a little smaller as well, so it’s almost like getting private lessons. Here are the top 10 reasons to practice in the summer. #10 There’s…

SaddleBrooke Squares notice

New club members add spark to the dance

Donna Martin Some of our scheduled dances have changed. Our regular plus dances are continuing on Thursdays in the MountainView Ballroom. Dancing starts at 7:00 p.m. with both lively plus and plus dancing. Our plus workshop is scheduled for Sunday at 7:00 p.m. at the MountainView Fitness Center. Square dancing is much more fun than…