Tag: events

“Stuff the Bus” for Mt. Vista K-8 School Is July 25!

Crystle Nehrmeyer, District Superintendent Our annual “Stuff the Bus” events in SaddleBrooke and SaddleBrooke Ranch are valuable opportunities for our students, staff, and community to come together and help the students at Mt. Vista K-8 School in Oracle start their school year strong. The event is traditionally scheduled right after school starts in August. However,…

Nature’s Way: SBR Cuckoos Honored By Tucson Audubon Society

Jim Hoagland It was another successful year for the SaddleBrooke Ranch (SBR) Cuckoo’s Birdathon event. The SaddleBrooke Ranch Cuckoos, represented by Deb Sandin and Nancy and Ben Eisenstein, recently attended the wrap-up celebration party at Three Canyon Beer and Wine Gardens on a beautiful evening. The SBR Cuckoos, one of 29 teams, took home top…

Travel Talk Is Going to Cuba

Arlene Wong On May 28, approximately 80 SaddleBrooke Ranch residents were treated to a presentation on the nuts and bolts of cruising by our very own resident Mike Redgrave. To date, Mike and his wife Mary have spent over 160 days at sea with seven more cruises already booked, including two expedition trips. We learned…

Creating With Friends

Debora Witten On May 23 the art room was bright and glowing with friends trying many different art mediums. The creative juices started bubbling with an entertaining and informative demo on “Junk Journaling” by Erin Newman. Erin did a first–ever “Junk Journaling” class on June 19. Keep on the lookout for additional journaling classes through…

Newcomers Welcome Gathering Is June 26

Linda Shannon-Hills You are loving our wonderful community, but do you know all that is available to you as a new resident? Don’t be overwhelmed with moving to SaddleBrooke Ranch (SBR). It’s a new community, new state, new home … “Where do I find all the information to make settling into this new community easier?”…

Join the Fun

Debora Witten Creating with Friends art group is scheduled for June 27 from 1 to 4 p.m. Please join us for an afternoon of trying pastels, acrylics, watercolors, inktense, colored pencils, watercolor pencils, pastels pencils, and Zentangle pens on small tiles. We will have the supplies there for you to try; just come in and choose…

Minnesota Club Bocce Event

D. Pedota On April 26, the Minnesota Club had their annual Bocce Event. We competed against 30–mile–per–hour winds, but as Minnesotans used to blustery weather, we didn’t let that stop us. The highest scoring team was the “Lake Minnetonka Monsters” (Janelle Sundberg, Linda Noble, Sheryl Eilenfeld, and Julie Dzekute) at 25 points. They beat out…