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Unit Happenings

Unit Nine Welcome Back Party! Scott Baker On Oct. 1 Unit Nine of SaddleBrooke One held its annual Welcome Back Party honoring all the snowbirds who have returned to their Arizona nests. More than 50 members were present at the tennis pavilion to enjoy a wide selection of hors d’oeuvres made by the attendees. It was…

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Unit 3-S Potluck Party Brenda Newitter On Saturday evening, Sept. 10, residents blocked off traffic and gathered together outside on a cul-de-sac in Unit 3-S to celebrate two great fall festivals: Oktoberfest and Columbus Day Italian Festa. The infamous Unit 3-S cooks created a spread of German and Italian food, which was delicious. Other residents…

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Unit 21 Bocce Ball League Winners At the end of April, after seven months of league play, Division 1 winners Dave and Lisa Graff narrowly triumphed over Division 2 winners Jim and Mary Floerke in one last exciting playoff game. The Graffs were awarded first-place prize money as well as a beautiful traveling prize bocce…

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Unit 9 Spring Flings—A Blast! Martha Baker Spring came in like a lion, roaring with exciting events for residents of Unit 9. All orchestrated under the social prowess of Unit 9 representative Ann Adams, 11 events catered to residents’ delights from March 29 through June 16. Don Thomas gathered all interested menfolk for the monthly…

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Unit 8A Men’s Breakfast Ken Larsen Unit 8A men held their second breakfast event this year at the RoadRunner Grill. The meetings occur bimonthly. Every other month, the Unit 8A Social Committee plans to schedule potluck parties at local venues and appetizer parties hosted by 8A Unit residents. Not to be outdone, the Unit 8A…

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Unit 5 Putting and Lasagna Party Stephanie Cady On the first Saturday in April, Unit 5 revived its annual Putting Tournament and RoadRunner dinner after a two-year lapse due to COVID.  “Regulars” who have attended this in its prior five years were joined by new residents and guests on the SaddleBrooke One putting green. Mixed…

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Unit 17 Goes Green on the 17th! Barbara Barr St. Patrick’s Day always calls for a night of emerald merriment in our unit. Linda Gray and Frank Buck love to host this special evening for Unit 17 on March 17, and such a great time was had by all! The annual St. Patrick’s Day Party…

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Unit 27 Activities Sue Case Fira Stout has organized monthly bocce games for Unit 27 residents, and various residents have taken advantage of the opportunity from time to time. On Feb. 27, Eileen and Jeff Depka and their two out-of-town guests joined Fira. The ladies played two games, and then the men played one game.…

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I Say, Jolly Good Fun! Unit 5 welcomed members of the British Club to their annual holiday dinner dance in December. The evening provided everyone a chance to make new friends, meet new Unit 5 residents, and greet those we hadn’t seen since COVID began. After a sumptuous meal in the Vistas dining room, each table…

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Unit 15 Celebrates the Season Beth Longman On Dec. 19, residents of Unit 15 came together at MountainView Bar & Grill to celebrate the season. An hour of socializing, hors d’oeuvres, and libations with old friends and new preceded a sit-down dinner. Jessica Ward and her staff provided excellent service, and the food, served in…