SaddleBrooke Ranch Employee Appreciation 2019 underway

O Holy Night – A Christmas Advent cantata and luncheon December 6

SBR Riding Group enjoys the first ride of the season

Shalom Club breaks the fast together

Shalom Club breaks the fast together

Co-chairs of the event Roberta Bowers, Florence Messer, Sherry Weiss, and Kim Schweitzer. Phil Barish leads the traditional blessing over the bread. Kim Schweitzer For the second year in a…

First Tee of Tucson and SBCO big winners at Golfer Appreciation Day

Janice Neal Robson Resort Communities sponsored the SaddleBrooke Ranch third annual Golfer Appreciation Day on Sept. 15. The Golfer Appreciation Day benefitted SaddleBrooke Community Outreach and The First Tee of Tucson. $4,700 was collected, and $2,350 was donated in a presentation each to SaddleBrooke Community Outreach (SBCO) President Steve Groth and Paul Knott of The First Tee of…

A soirée to remember

Chef Bill Allen preparing a memorable meal. Photo by Bill Nixon.

Camille Esterman Did you know that SaddleBrooke Ranch resident Bill Allen is a retired professional chef? He recently showcased his talents by using his extensive outdoor kitchen to prepare a gourmet dinner for a private party at the Ranch. Billed as a Sangria Soirée, the event was hosted by Carmen and Bill Allen and Debbie and Bill Nixon. While the hosts…

Treated water for schools in Nogales

Mark Miller, chairperson, International Services Committee and many-time rider in the El Tour de Tucson.

Doug May The Rotary Club of SaddleBrooke has a partnership with the Rotary Club in Nogales, Sonora to construct and install drinking fountain systems in schools. After a period of planning, coordinating, and applying for a global grant from Rotary International, the installation is progressing. Rotary has worldwide projects like this that are funded by…

SBR resident supports SBCO in a unique way

Guitarist Rick Still providing entertainment at a neighborhood party. Photo by Diane Still.

Camille Esterman Rick Still has lived at SaddleBrooke Ranch for a little over two years, and as an accomplished guitarist, he has found a unique way to share his talent. Rick has played at many private parties and unit functions, entertaining everyone with swinging and soulful tunes. Folks have been known to put on their “dancing…

Senior Softball is a hit with SBR women

Mary Schneck (left) and Janice Mihora play senior softball for the fun, competition, exercise, and camaraderie.

Terry Hurley On an early Wednesday morning last month, under a perfect blue sky and on a gem of a ball field in SaddleBrooke, Mary Schneck singled to right field to drive in two runs. It was one of two hits that day for Mary, but unfortunately, it wasn’t enough as her Western Exterminator team…

Lady Niners brunch

1Janice Neal The SaddleBrooke Ranch Lady Niners golfers had a lovely brunch on Sept. 24. We weren’t able to golf that day because of the monsoon rain. All members were invited to attend, whether or not they were planning to golf that day. Thirteen ladies attended, and we reserved La Montana Room in La Hacienda…