Club, Group & Community Update ENJOY A SLIDE SHOW OF THE MANY ACTIVITIES AVAILABLE IN OUR COMMUNITY (CLICK HERE) SUNLAND VILLAGE EAST “Active Adult Living at Its Best” CLUB/GROUP/COMMUNITY 9/20/2018 Club/Group Activities Attention Clubs & Groups – Please review the information contained in this publication relating to your club or group and notify the office (email@example.com) of any changes that should be made. Thank you! NORTH POOL CLOSURE – Through October 17th for resurfacing and pool enhancements. PANCAKE BREAKFAST CO-MANAGERs NEEDED. Current pancake breakfast manager Ed Malone will train the volunteers during the 2018/19 season. If interested contact the office at 480-380-0106. We are always open to new ideas for clubs, groups or events. Send us your suggestions. We really like to hear from you! firstname.lastname@example.org BILLIARDS Billiards-Ladies - For more information contact Barbara Reinsch, 651-399-0837. Billiards-Men's - For more information contact Wayne Berg, 480-354-7583. CARDS/GAMES “65”– Meetings are in the Small Card Room Sundays – 6 PM. During the summer months, “65” will continue to meet as long as there are at least 4 interested players. Contact Scottie Arts, 480-313-7458 for details. For more information on seasonal play please contact Teresa Peebles, 920-498-0754 or Earl Hoscheit, 715-641-0310. “500” – Tuesdays 7 PM, Mesa Verde Room. For more information contact Gerrie Mustard, 480-357-2626. Backgammon Group –Thursday nights, 6:30 p.m. in the Saguaro room. Beginners welcome. For more information contact the Association Office, 480-380-0106. Bridge, Duplicate – Tuesdays and Thursdays at 1 PM in Ocotillo Room. Players need to bring a partner. Dues are $3 per year and the cost per session is $.50 cents, which is all paid out in prize money each session. Sign up is not required. New players are always welcome. For more information contact Eileen Condo 480-986-1348. Bridge, Social – Wednesdays and Fridays at 1 PM in the Ocotillo Room. Also, Tuesdays at 1 PM in the Small Card Room. Players must sign up ahead of time. For more information please contact Sandi Cole, 480-888-6165. Sunday Social Bridge - Sundays at 6:30 PM in Small Card Room. Call Don & Marilyn Bachman, 480-664-3556 for further information. No need to sign up, but you must bring a partner. Bunco – Mondays at 12:30 PM in the Ocotillo Room. For more information contact Nancy Schmidt, 480-588-6501. Cribbage – Wednesdays in the Ocotillo Room. Play time is 7 - 8:30 PM. For more information contact Judy Janousek, 480-380-9624. Euchre – Saturdays at 7 PM in Ocotillo Room. For more information, contact Kathy Meemken, 480-354-1760 Farkle - Fridays at 9:30 AM in the Small Card Room. Stop by and enjoy the fun! For more information contact Carol Stirling, 480-984-9544. Hand & Foot Card Game – Play hand & foot all summer long! Meetings are Wednesday afternoons in the Mesa Verde Room. Doors open at 12:05 PM. Please check in by 12:20 PM. There will be a limit of 16 card tables. Please wear your name tag. Paying $.50 cents for each game (2 games played) is optional. For more information contact Christena “Chris” Van Driel, 480-984-7690. Ladies Texas Hold ’em – Currently on recess until the fall. Wednesdays at 6:30 PM. in the Poker Room. Stop by and enjoy the fun. For more information contact Gerrie Mustard, 480-357-2626. MahJong – Thursdays and Fridays in the Small Card Room, 12:30 - 3:30 PM. We can teach you how to play. Everyone is welcome. For more information contact Jean Boreman, 480-659-4303. MahJong- International – Currently on recess until the fall. Mondays at 9 AM in the Small Card Room. For more information contact Joann Blumhardt, 906-231-1009. Men’s Texas Hold ’em – Tuesday evenings, Poker Room from 6 - 10 PM. For more information contact Ron Borruso, 480-807-6710. Texas Hold ‘em – Monday evenings, Poker Room from 6 -10 PM. All are welcome. For more information, contact Jon Emerine 210-501-3393 Texas Hold ‘em II – Thursday evenings, Poker Room from 6 - 10 PM. All are welcome. For more information, contact David Thompson 708-755-0077 Trivia Group – Begins October 9th. Normally meet the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6 PM in the Ocotillo room. Bring $1 to go toward trivia prizes. For more information, contact Marie Graziano, 480-216-8884. Mexican Train – Thursdays from 12:30 -3:00 PM in the Rosewood Room. Mexican Train is a variation on Dominoes. For more information contact Pat Warner 602-653-0987 or Bonnie Ralston 480-695-9591 Pinochle – Mondays and Fridays, 7 PM. Ocotillo Room. Everyone welcome to join in. For more information contact Arvilla Larson, 480-380-5154. Pinochle – 500 – Cribbage & Euchre - Refresher class. Tuesdays, Saguaro Room 1 - 2:30 PM. For more information contact Lydia Sobiech, 480-986-9822. Ponytail Card Game – Thursday evenings, Ocotillo Room from 6:30 – 9 PM. For more information contact Diane Roessler, 480-986-2429. Rummikub – Tuesday mornings - Play starts at 10 AM in the Ocotillo Room. Please join this friendly group. Individual scores are not kept and no dues are charged. Players are encouraged to play with different people each week. Rummikub rules are easy to learn, however the development of skill evolves with time and practice, which keeps devotees coming back as often as possible. For more information contact Wanda Cheney, 480-354-9174. Scrabble – Meet every Wednesday, 1:00 – 3:00 PM. in the small card room. For more information contact Judy Ruckle, 540-4719. DANCE Line Dance with Fran - Currently on recess until the fall. Wednesdays, Oakwood Room from 9 -11:30 AM. For more information contact Fran, 480-491-5190. Square Dancing – Currently on recess until the fall. Oakwood Room - Mondays 9 - 11 AM and Wednesdays 7–9 PM. A class will also meet in the Mesa Verde Room Tuesdays 9:30-11:30 AM. For more information contact Bill Haynes at email@example.com. Sunsationals Tap Dance Club – Classes will resume on October 2, 2018. Normally, classes are every Tuesday beginning at 9 AM. For more information contact Kathy Betts, 480-319-9036. GOLF FAT WILLY’S - Fat Willy's would like to let everyone know that they now have the NFL Package for their TV screens and are offering Happy Hour all Day on Sundays, starting at 10 AM. Bring your friends to Fat Willy’s and watch your favorite team each Sunday. SVE Golf Course – League play, regular play, call for tee times, 480-986-4079. SVE Family Restaurant, 480-354-0202 – Monday - Saturday 7 AM – 8 PM. Sunday 8 AM - 2 PM. Trivia with Kris every Wednesday, Karaoke every Thursday at 5 PM. For more information, contact John Paterson 480-209-9459 (golf). Couples Golf Social – Fridays, from 5-6 PM in the Auditorium. For more information contact Gerry Fish, 480-553-6293. Ladies – Tuesday and Thursday mornings, SVE Golf Course. For more information contact Judy Hileman, 724-714-7477. EXERCISE & HEALTH Fitness - Gentle Stretch – Saturdays, Oakwood Room from 7:30-8:30 AM, $3.00 pp. Start your day with a gentle stretch and improve full body flexibility. Certified instructor can assist all capability levels; improve your full-body flexibility for optimal mobility, strength, and balance. For more information contact Karen Schriver 480-935-0030 or Jan Vineyard 480-373-5859 Fitness – Gentle Yoga – Currently on recess until the fall. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Oakwood Room from 9 to10:30 AM. $5.00 pp. per class or 6 classes for $25.00. Instructor, Pat Murphy (firstname.lastname@example.org). Bring a mat, water, comfortable shoes and an open mind to feel good. Low Impact Aerobics – Will resume on Oct 15, 2018. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Oakwood Room from 7:15 - 8:15 AM, $3.00 per class. The instructors will challenge you to keep in shape. For more information contact Paula Malone, 480-984-8092 Water Aerobic Exercise – Monday through Friday, we have three (3) classes. The south pool offers a 7:50 AM medium impact water aerobics and 9 AM low impact water aerobics. The north pool offers a 10 AM class of arthritic exercise. For more information on south pool class contact Ruth Soltys 480-986-2862. For north pool class information, contact (winter months) Jeri Longcrier, 480-986-4195 or Nancy Balk, 480-357-8587; (summer months) Joan Townsend, 480-380-9351. CONDO ASSOCIATIONS Garden Condo I & II - For more information contact Art Seitz, 480-478-4032 or Dale Bos, 616-890-8483. Garden Condo III – For more information contact David Hurley 480-329-3498. Golf I Condo – For information contact Maynard (Pudge) Soderberg 651-263-1590. Golf II Condo – For more information contact Linda DeBoer, 515-473-0527 or Lois Jordheim 701-793-4640. OTHER GROUP ACTIVITIES Colorado-Kansas-Nebraska-Wyoming Mark your calendar for our Holiday party on Thursday, December 6, 2018 beginning at 5:30 PM. in the Oakwood room. For information, contact Diana Tohlen 480-380-2488 or 719-331-8081. Daisy Street Block Watch - Meet the 3rd Monday of the month at 4:30 PM in the Mesa Verde Room. ARTS/CRAFTS/HOBBIES Book Club – Normally meet the first Tuesday of every month 10 AM in the Saguaro Room. For more information contact Annette Alender, 480-380-9536. Ceramic Club – Classes available on Mondays and Tuesdays from 9 – noon (Oct-March) with our instructor. Cost is $5 per day, however if you come on Monday and again on Tuesday, the cost is $3. for the second day. Questions? Contact, Sherrie Larson, 480-822-7124 or Sue Hensley, 480-404-6056. Knitting/Crocheting Group – Mondays at 9:30 AM, Ocotillo Room. For more information contact Belva Greenfield 480-993-7246 Lapidary/Jewelry Club – Summer Hours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 8:30 – 11:30 AM. Club members are available during all open hours to help. For more information contact Wayne Gish, 480-984-1086. Arts & Crafts Room - Watercolor 1 and 2 – Monday 9 AM. — Watercolor Advanced Monday 1 PM. – Drawing and Colored Pencil Friday 9 AM – 12 noon. For more information contact Elaine Dube 480-984-6491 Painting (Open) - Wednesday mornings from 9:30-11:30 AM in the Arts & Crafts Room. For more information contact Claris Olson, 480-357-2550 Drawing & Watercolor Pencil – Thursdays 9 AM – 11:30 AM in the Arts & Craft Room. For more information contact Elaine Dube. 480-984-6491 Stained Glass – Will resume on October 30, 2018. Tuesdays at 9 AM and Wednesdays at 1 PM. For more information contact Stan Rybuck 480-986-0311. Quilting/Sunland Stitchers – Mondays and Wednesdays in the Oakwood Room from 12:30 - 3:30 PM. For more information contact Debb Smith. 641-521-7015. Wood Carvers – Meet in the Arts & Crafts Room from 12:30 to 3-4 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The coffee pot is always on. We have instructors in chip carving, relief, birds, Kachina and other types of carving. Come check us out, even if you have never picked up a knife to carve something other than a turkey. For more information contact Bob, 480-773-9264. Wood Shop – Will resume meetings in October 2018. For more information contact Jim Hubert (winter months) 541-490-4852, or Doug Spencer (summer months) 480-280-0304. SPORTS & OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES Bocce – There is currently no scheduled play. Courts are available to all residents and their guests. Bocce balls are stored in the closet just north of the courts. Lights can be turned on for night play. For more information contact Lois Wierenga at 708-341-4616. Bocce Club Social – Meet the second Saturday of every month in the Mesa Verde Room. Doors open at 6 PM. Various card games and board games are played starting at 6:30 PM. Bring a snack to share. For more information contact club president, Lois Wierenga, 708-341-4616 Cornhole (Beanbag Toss) group Currently on recess until the fall. Mixed Bowling League – Bowling Organization Meeting, October 27th. Bowling to begin on November 5th at Mesa East Lanes. If you are interested in bowling next season, contact Coreen Renner at 480-830-7572. Horseshoes - Guys and Gals of all ages are welcome to join us. Practice begins at 8 AM on Mondays at the horseshoe pits to practice. For more information contact Steve Farnsworth, 480-688-5134. Pickleball – The SVE Pickleball Club's mission is to promote the growth and enjoyment of pickleball within the SVE community; to ensure the engagement of all players by offering organized recreational and competitive play; and to provide continued development of all players at all skill levels in a fun and sportsmanlike environment. The current pickleball courts are located in the South Complex between the pool and the woodshop. There is a bulletin board at the courts listing the court schedule and all the lessons and activities offered by the Pickleball Club which will officially begin the week of November 12. The Club offers a variety of play from fun, social play to more competitive play. Players are self-rated so you can play where you feel most comfortable. New to pickleball? Starting the week of November 12, the Club will offer free Beginners' Lessons with loaner paddles so you can try it out and see if this is the new sport for you. Lessons are on Monday and Wednesday mornings from 11:00 to 12:00 and Thursday evenings at 6:00. Your only requirement is to wear proper (court) shoes for your own safety and comfortable clothing. Most people who take the beginners' lessons end up joining the club so that they can take advantage of all the activities offered by club. You are not required to pre-register for the lessons. For more experienced players, Pickleball Club offers its members Intermediate Lessons (skills, strategies and drills) on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11:00 am. The club also offers Round Robin skill-level events for all club members as well as club members' level play every morning. Monday is Men's Night and we have Ladies' Play on Monday and Wednesday from 1:00 to 3:00. The courts are open to all residents of SVE at various times during the day and evening. We do have a "lights out" rule at 9:00 pm. Please consult the bulletin board for these times, or if there is a court available, please just come out and play. For more information about joining the club ($25), lessons, and events, please check out our bulletin board at the courts or contact one of our board members. We invite you to just show up at the courts for beginners' lessons and find out why this is the fastest growing sport in the U.S. Pickleball is easy to learn and fun to play. Come join us! SVE Pickleball Club Board Members: President: Christy Vanderhill (616) 403-5947 Vice-President: Neil Christensen (320) 212-7037 Secretary: Paula Henry (585) 330-7803 Treasurer: Jan Schuler (623) 251-8670 Ping Pong – Meeting 10 AM to 12 noon, Fridays, Oakwood Room. For more information contact Alan Lewis at 423-276-6564. SVE Softball Club – Monday & Wednesday’s we have “ in-field” practice. Pickup games every Tuesday & Thursday. Batting practice will start at 6:30 AM with the game following at 7:00 AM. Both men and women are invited. For more information on men’s softball, contact Mick Borton, 480-968-8104; for ladies softball contact Marlene Herickhoff, 480-354-2733. Shuffleboard – Club meetings on recess for the summer and will resume on November 2, 2018. For more information contact Larry McGhinnis 630-917-1707 or Curtis Faul 480-245-8326. Tennis Club – Notice: Tennis courts are unavailable until further notice. For more information contact Doug Shjeflo, 406-270-6859. Trailblazers Hiking Group – Meets Tuesday mornings in November through April. See Outlook for details. For more information contact Greg Morgan, 507-341-4116 or Ray Monks, 480-247-8236. Trailblazers Walking Group – Walks are Thursday mornings November, January, February and March. See Outlook for details. For information contact Sharon Batcher, 480-824-8435. Volleyball - Court – Hours are Monday-Saturday at 8 AM. Meetings and a potluck are the 1st Monday of each month, 5 PM in the Mesa Verde Room. For more information contact Marcia Gregorac, 347-819-6144. Volleyball – Water, North Pool – Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays (June – September – 7 pm to 9 pm, October – May - 2 – 4 PM) weather and number of players permitting. Want to see if we have enough players without traveling to the pool? Contact us on a game day and we will notify you if we are going to play. Want to check out the movements and rules in a non-game scenario? Other questions? Contact Mike Lauer, 602-291-2823. OTHER CLUBS & ACTIVITIES Active Singles - Wednesdays in the Mesa Verde Room for cards and games. Come at 6 PM, meeting starts at 6:30 PM and the evening ends around 8:30 PM. All single men and women are welcome to come join in the fun. For more information contact Al Thramer, 712-366-9390 or Pat Reed, 847-967-1672 Arms Collector’s Group – Currently forming. Beginning October 16, 2018. Location TBD. For more information, contact Bob Graziano, 480-266-1050 or Horace Fernandez, 480-664-8094. Bible Study – Currently on recess until the fall. For more information contact Charlie Simone, 623-202-5391. Bingo – Bingo plays most every Sunday except Easter in the auditorium. Doors open at 3:30 PM. Snack bar opens at 4:30 PM. Bingo starts at 6 PM. No person under the age of 18 may purchase packets, play games or claim prizes. Prize money will vary during the year based on attendance. Sunland Village East Bingo is played in accordance with the Arizona State Revenue rules and regulations, which are available on the premises along with the prominent display of the SVE Bingo license. The SVE Bingo Committee thanks you for playing "Bingo" with us! For more information contact Lydia or Ken Sobiech, 480-986-9822. Come enjoy friends, fun, food and games. Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support - Group meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 1 PM in the Saguaro Room. For more information contact Jan Vineyard, 480-373-5859. Chapel Choir – For more information contact Irma Kluth 608-385-4277 Computer Club – Visit our Club’s newsletter by clicking HERE for complete schedule. Fall/winter meetings are in the Mesa Verde Room at 9 a.m. every Monday for “Questions and Answers with Joe”, followed at 10:15 a.m. with a special class or presentation. Please check out our website at SVECC.com to confirm dates and view all of our scheduled presentations. Computer Club Fix-It Tuesdays is available in the Computer Training Center (North Complex) on most Tuesdays, 1 - 3 PM, and is open to all SVE residents. There is a small fee for repairs. For a Laptop, be sure to bring your power cord. Bring just the tower if your computer is a desktop model. Updates, cleanup, simple repairs, ram added (you furnish the ram). For more information contact Joe Zagar, 602-885-9666. Computer Club MAC Group – Mac Users group have their first meeting of the season on September 24th – 1 – 3 p.m. in the Mesa Verde Room. They normally meet the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Mesa Verde Room. Contact Katie Gertz for more information, 480-330-2547. Linux User Group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month in the computer lab, beginning at 6 p.m. Computer Club Digital Photo Group – The Digital Photo group meet on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month at 1 PM in the Mesa Verde Room. Contact Mike Dailey for more information, 480-474-4467. Conservative Club – Future meetings are suspended until further notice - For more information please call Phyllis Galus at 480 984 4939. Dogs R’ Us – Meetings are held the 3rd Saturday of every month in the Mesa Verde Room at 9:30 AM. All dog lovers are welcome. For more information contact Joyce Huettner, 480-380-9620. Family Home Evening Group – Meet the second Monday of every month in the Mesa Verde Room at 6 PM. The FHE Group has potluck dinners followed by a wide variety of programs. For more information contact Donna Hartman 602-774-6926 Friendship Circle – On summer recess until November 14th. Meetings are normally held the 2nd Wednesday of every month October through April from from 9:30-11:30 AM in the Mesa Verde Room. Coffee, devotions, bible study, fellowship. For more information contact Maxine Zempel, 320-219-3316 or Betty Eggland, 480-354-6784. Geneology – Currently on recess until October 17, 2018. The club meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month, 9 AM in the Mesa Verde Room. For more information contact Gary Van Valkenburg, 480-361-5441. Jam Session – Fridays from 12:30-2:45 PM in the SVE Auditorium. Doors open at noon. Free admission, 50/50 drawing each week, concession stand open. All are welcome to attend. For more information contact Blaine Janz, 480-245-7781. Pancake Breakfast – On recess until October 6th. Pancake breakfast is held the first Saturday of the month, October through April, 7 – 9:30 AM. Volunteers are always needed and welcome. Please contact Ed Malone for more information on how you can become a volunteer, 480-984-8092. Ed is looking for someone to train for the pancake breakfast manager’s position. Must have food handler, or kitchen manager card. Red Hat Society – Meet the 4th Wednesday of each month at 9:30 AM in the Mesa Verde Room. For more information contact Patti Scarborough, 480-838-6415. Travel Club - For information please contact Mickey Sommerfeld, 480-373-9687. Ukulele – – Ukulele Players summer schedule – Teach & Play - Wednesdays from 2 PM to 3 PM in the Saguaro room lead by Jeanie Danielson. On Sept. 26, we will have the final summer session of Strummin’ Fun – from 3 PM to 4:30 PM in the Saguaro room lead by Debbie & Jim Phillips (thanks to all that participated and enjoyed the get-together). Veterans Club – The Veterans Club meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month starting October 17, 2018 through April 2019. Auditorium doors open at 4:30 PM, and a potluck dinner starts at 5 PM. The club will provide roast beef and ham at the October meeting. Please bring a side dish that serves 10-12 people. The business meeting starts immediately after dinner. Dues are $15 per veteran and $15 per spouse. All veterans from all branches of the Armed Forces (U.S. & Canadian) are welcome to join the club. For more information contact Linda Hayden, 951-237-8142. Also see our monthly article in the SVE Outlook for the most current information. Village Singers – Currently on recess until November 6, 2018. Our first rehearsal for the season is November 6th. Normally we rehearse in the Mesa Verde room, but because of National Elections, our November 6th meeting will be in the Oakwood room from 1-3 p.m. If you like to sing, please come join us. Our first concert is December 20th. For further information, call Peggy Dronen, 612-616-0281. Website Updates - Clubs/Activities coordinators please contact Nancy Rogers, email@example.com to add your club activity information to the svehoa.com website. When contacting Nancy by e-mail, please put “SVE website” or your club name in the subject line. Women’s Bible Study – Currently on recess until the fall - Meet on Mondays from 9:30 AM - 12 noon in the Saguaro Room. 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