Category: September 2017

Ranchette Putters’ monthly awards winners

July winners: Char Eckmeyer, Jean Sticha, Janice Neal, Terry Pendy and Evie Thompson; photo by Deb Lawson

Linda Nicholson Saddlebrooke Ranch Ranchette Putters announces its monthly award winners for May, June and July. In May the dimpled orb was no match for these putters. Evie Thompson received lowest average with 36.3. Alyce Grover and Mary Schlachter tied for second lowest average at 37.0. Placing third, Debby Felzien brought in an average of…

American Red Cross Blood Drive set for September 23

Linda Shannon-Hills SaddleBrooke Ranch will be hosting its second blood drive by the American Red Cross on Saturday, September 23, from 7:00 a.m. until noon at La Hacienda Clubhouse in La Mesa and Montana rooms. To make an appointment call 800-733-2767 or go online to www.redcrossblood.org. We added more registration spots, so please sign up…

20th Anniversary of SaddleBrooke Health Fair

Volunteers welcome fair goers. There is still time to sign up.

Phyllis Ketring Volunteers are the key to the ongoing success of the SaddleBrooke Health Fair. There is still time to sign up. Email Sally Sample at samplesaly@aol.com. Shifts are 90 minutes of fun. The Health Fair celebrates its twentieth anniversary on Saturday, October 14, 9:00 a.m. to noon. The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy…

From The New Home Sales Team

SaddleBrooke Ranch is getting ready to welcome 51 new homeowners to the community. We are excited to welcome new residents and watch our community grow. Our wonderful residents and beautiful amenities make SaddleBrooke Ranch a desirable place to be. Our amenities are expanding as well. The construction of the new clubhouse continues, and its true…

SaddleBrooke Ranch’s first 8-ball champion – Jim Kauffman

Left to right: Joe “Fast Eddie” Giammarino, Randy “Thin Man” Smith, Dominic “The Doctor” Borland and Jim Kauffman

Joe Giammarino and Dominic Borland “Pool Players of the Brooke” want to thank our sponsors It’s Greek to Me and Temperature Control Inc. On July 29, 2017 SaddleBrooke Ranch hosted an 8-Ball Tournament. Tournament directors were Dominic Borland and Joe Giammarino. The following field of 16 players gathered to play competitive 8-Ball: Jim Kauffman, Tom…

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Happenings

Join the Walkathon on October 28

Time to register for the Walkathon The 21st annual SaddleBrooke Community Outreach (SBCO) Walkathon will be held on Saturday, October 28. Plan now to participate and enhance the lives of many children in nearby communities. The event raises funds for SBCO’s many programs including Kids’ Closet, Teen Closet, educational opportunities and food donations to the…

Stroke/Neuro Support Group

Liz Boyd Are you caring for a loved one who has stroke, dementia, Parkinson’s disease or another neurological condition? Or are you your own caregiver? Our monthly lunches provide an opportunity to share concerns and solutions in a supportive atmosphere. The next monthly meetings will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, September 15, and…

Oracle State Park events

Saturday, September 9: Early Morning Bird Walk, with Guide Craig Anderson beginning at 6:30 a.m. for approximately one and a half hours. Craig is a Special Audubon Volunteer assisting with promoting and protecting Arizona’s Important Bird Areas. Bring your own binoculars if you have them. The group will head down to the waterhole about one-half…

SaddleBrooke Ranch Roots explore DNA

In the September monthly meeting we will be discussing DNA testing and results. Anyone who has had their own DNA or a family member tested through Family Tree, Ancestry, 23 and Me or Living Well and have questions on how to decipher or understand their results, you need to make plans to join us on…