Tag: events

Thursday Talks will host “Money Talks” June 7

  Linda Shannon-Hills On Thursday, June 7 at 4:00 p.m. Thursday Talks welcomes Dennis Eckmeyer from SaddleBrooke Ranch and Jeffrey Bradford. During this presentation they will discuss ways parents can talk to their adult children and grandchildren about financial matters. Parents may even learn a few things themselves. Some of the key topics for this…

4th annual SBR Garden Tour

  Kay Lantow Join us for the fourth annual SaddleBrooke Ranch Free Garden Tour this Saturday, May 5, from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Maps and instructions with details about each of the six unique gardens will be available to SaddleBrooke Ranch residents. Check under the “Files” listings at the SBR Facebook page and the “Documents”…

American Legion to host authentic German dinner

  Bob Franke Presented by the award winning American Legion Oro Valley Post 132. Saturday, April 14, 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the SaddleBrooke One Activity Center 64518 East Galveston Lane. One hundred percent of the proceeds for veterans in need and for rehabilitation programs. The menu includes: genuine German sausages, sauerkraut, German potato…

Come celebrate with SBCO

  Nancy McCluskey-Moore Since 1996 the mission of SaddleBrooke Community Outreach (SBCO) has been to provide opportunities for kids to succeed. SBCO programs and grants focus on three things important to the success of children in need: food, clothing and education. Over the past 20+ years, the variety of programs we support, as well as…

The Great Banjo Summit: Tuesday, April 3 at 6:00 PM

  Donna Langwig How many times in your life have you witnessed the best in the world? Well, here is your chance. Rob Wright of The New Christy Minstrels fame is hosting world famous jazz musician, Howard Alden, and musical phenom, Tyler Jackson, for the Great Banjo Summit and Other Things with Strings. In addition…

Shred, Recycle and Donate April 21

  Nancy McCluskey-Moore It’s spring and time to clean house. Pack up your old paper files and outdated electronics and bring them to the Shredding and Recycling Event on Saturday, April 21 from 9:00 a.m. to noon (or until the truck is full). The event, hosted by Long Realty-Golder Ranch, SaddleBrooke Community Outreach and the…

Catalinas Community Chorus presents Musical Tucson

  Donna Langwig Many people think of Tucson as an unremarkable sleepy desert town with the reputation as one of the toughest places to live in the Old West. While that image certainly contributes to the persona of our favorite city, it in no way conveys the depth of diversity that Tucson symbolizes. On Sunday,…

Mark your calendar for the Garden Tour

  Kay Lantow and Carol Andrews The Fourth annual SaddleBrooke Ranch Free Garden Tour is fast approaching on Saturday, May 5, beginning at 9:00 a.m. and lasting until noon. With six gardens to visit, every resident is sure to find answers to the most perplexing challenges presented by our unique southern Arizona region and ideas…

SBR Food Drive set for March 17

Nancy McCluskey-Moore The 2018 SaddleBrooke Ranch (SBR) Food Drive will be held on March 17 between 8:30 and 10:00 a.m. Residents need to place their donations at the end of their driveway by 8:30 a.m. for collection, consolidation and transport to MountainView Clubhouse in SaddleBrooke. More than 60 resident volunteers are involved in the SBR…

Thursday Talks – Focus on reptiles’ behaviors and habits

  Linda Shannon-Hills To start off our March safety lectures, Bob Elder, a docent from Arizona Sonora Desert Museum, will start the talk about reptiles focusing on rattlesnakes’ behaviors and habits. He will present a slide show with pictures to help you identify the various reptiles in our neighborhood. Bob has presented at the Ranch…