Tag: Thursday Talks

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…

Thursday Talks presents “Road Runner Family” September 21

Road Runner family nest

Linda Shannon-Hills SaddleBrooke Ranch Thursday Talks will be hosting Doris Evans on Thursday, September 21, at 4:00 p.m. in La Mesa Room to give her fascinating presentation of a Road Runner Family. Consider the roadrunner: an icon of the Southwest Desert yet few people have had the opportunity to observe these birds nesting, living or…

Thursday Talks welcomes Golder Ranch Fire Chief

Linda Shannon-Hills Do you have a medical emergency? Call Golder Ranch for transportation and aid. Have a snake in your back yard? Call Golder Ranch for safe removal. Do you need your smoke alarm batteries replaced? Call Golder Ranch to climb the ladder and install fresh batteries. SaddleBrooke Ranch Thursday Talks will welcome members of…

Thursday Talks

Jim Gressinger

January 19 is the next Thursday Talks lecture at 4:00 p.m. in La Mesa Room with Jim Gressinger from Southern Arizona Guide on “Southern Arizona Road Trip.” Jim will share experiences and recommendations of the many road trips that are close to home. Jim Gressinger has published newspapers and magazines from LA to New York. He…

Thursday Talks

Jim Gressinger

Linda Shannon-Hills April 21 is the next Thursday Talks lecture at 4:00 p.m. in La Mesa Room with Jim Gressinger from Southern Arizona Guide on “Southern Arizona Road Trip.” Jim will share experiences and recommendations of the many road trips that are close to home. Jim Gressinger has published newspapers and magazines from LA to…

Keeping yourself safe is theme for March Thursday Talk

Jay Smith of Community Dog Training working with SBR resident Dale Barringer and his dog, Shasta

Rebecca Williams So you have now moved in and are settling into a new environment. Many of us are new to Arizona and really enjoy the fine weather and the beauty of the mountains. But when it comes to understanding and dealing with the other inhabitants of our environment, particularly rattlesnakes, it can bring up…

Thursday Talks – Pinal County Open Space and Trails

Our talk this month was on the Open Space and Recreation in Pinal Country, presented by Celeste Andresen, Outreach Liaison for the Nature Conservancy for San Pedro River Project and Ranch Manager of the 7B Ranch located in the Lower San Pedro River region as well as an active member of the Pinal Partnership Open…