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 Activities CLUB/GROUP/COMMUNITY UPDATE 3/8/2018 Club/Group Activities Sunland Stitchers “Southwest Flavor” Quilt Show – Featuring Elaine Ekdom. A quilt show featuring quilts, class projects, raffle, boutique and bake sale. Saturday, March 10th 9 AM – 2 PM. Located in the Palo Verde and Mesa Verde buildings. Cornhole (Beanbag Toss) group will meet the next 4 Tuesdays at 2 PM behind the auditorium. All welcome. The SVE Election Committee is seeking volunteers to assist with this year’s elections. Volunteers are needed to receive turned-in ballots (March 8,9,12 & 13), count ballots (March 15th), and tabulate ballots (March 15th). Times and locations will be provided at a later date. Your assistance is greatly appreciated. Interested? Please contact Karen Huteson at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 480-703-2669. BILLIARDS Billiards-Ladies - Play times are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30 - 3:30 PM. For more information contact Barbara Reinsch, 651-399-0837. Billiards-Men's - Play times are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8-11 AM. For more information contact Wayne Berg, 480-354-7583. CARDS/GAMES “65”– Meetings are in the Small Card Room Sundays – 6 PM. For more information 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. 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. Thursday evening Social Bridge – Thursdays at 6:30 PM in the Ocotillo Room. Call Bertie Wehr if you have questions, 602-793-7155. 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 – 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 - 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 – 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 Mexican Train – Thursdays, Rosewood Room from 12:30 -3:30 PM. Mexican Train is a variation on Dominoes. For more information contact Jim Mayberry, 480-986-2275. 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. DANCE Line Dance with Fran - Wednesdays, Oakwood Room from 9 -11:30 AM.. For more information contact Fran, 480-491-5190. Square Dancing – 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 are every Tuesday beginning at 9 AM. For more information contact Kathy Betts, 480-319-9036. GOLF 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 – 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 – 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 Barbara VerSteegh 480-354-2662 Garden Condo III – For more information contact David Hurley 480-329-3498 Golf Condo I – For information contact Maynard (Pudge) Soderberg 651-263-1590. Golf Condo II – For more information contact Linda DeBoer, 515-473-0527 or Lois Jordheim 701-793-4640 OTHER GROUP ACTIVITIES Colorado-Kansas-Nebraska-Wyoming For information, contact Diana Tohlen 480-380-2488. Daisy Street Block Watch - Meet the 3rd Monday of the month at 4:30 PM in the Mesa Verde Room. BLOCK WATCH - KEATS AVENUE NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH POTLUCK, "St. Patty's Day", March 17th, 2:00 PM. Dave and Diana Tohlen's, Unit 373 and a Block Watch SECURITY SOCIAL HOUR - March 10, 2018 - 10:00 AM - Bob Dube and Louise Reaves, Units 351-352-353. ARTS/CRAFTS/HOBBIES Book Club – First Tuesday of every month 10 AM in the Saguaro Room. Click here to see a description of the books to vote on for 2018-2019. For more information contact Annette Alender, 480-380-9536. Ceramic Club – Monday and Tuesday Open with a teacher, 9 AM – 12 noon. Class fee is $5.00. If you attend both Monday and Tuesday, class fee on Tuesday is reduced to $3.00. OPEN with a monitor – Thursday 9 AM – 12 noon & Wednesday 1– 4 PM No prior experience is needed to join our club and get started on a fun and relaxing hobby. Membership dues are $5 for SVE residents. For more information contact Sherri Larson, 480-822-7124. Or Sue Kobiela 480-380-6909 Knitting 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 a.m.in the Arts & Craft Room. For more information contact Elaine Dube. 480-984-6491 Stained Glass – 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. Trivia – Meet the second Tuesday of each month from 6 – 10 PM in the Ocotillo Room. For more information, contact Marie Graziano, 480-216-8884. 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 – For more information contact Lyn Goodbar, 480-874-3411. SPORTS & OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES Bocce – We always encourage new players to join us on the Bocce Court. We have instructors who love to teach this fun and easy game. 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. Currently the courts are in use Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 12 noon for league play. You’re welcome to come and watch. 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 Mixed Bowling League –Bowling league. If you are interested in bowling contact Coreen Renner at 480-830-7572. Horseshoes Guys and Gals of all ages are welcome to join us. Practice is Mondays 8 AM Mondays at the horseshoe pits to practice. For more information contact Steve Farnsworth, 480-688-5134. Pickleball – We welcome you to join us for Pickleball play whether you are a seasoned player or a beginner. We have a court schedule to accommodate all levels. For more information please contact Christy Vanderhill, 616-403-5947. Ping Pong – Meeting 10 AM to 12 noon, Fridays, Oakwood Room. For more information contact Alan Lewis at 357-2483 SVE Softball Club – Beginning Tuesday, March 13 the softball club will have pickup games every Tuesday & Thursday. Batting practice will start at 8:30 AM with the game following at 9:30 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 – For more information contact Larry McGhinnis 630-917-1707 or Curtis Faul 480-245-8326. Tennis Club – Tennis Tournament –Through March 10. Concession open. Give tennis a try! It is a fun game for all residents. Beginners are welcome on Tuesdays at 11:30 AM where we will have the best tennis coaches available to help you learn. We have a few racquets available for you to use, just wear non-marking tennis shoes and come on up. Bring your spouse or bring a friend, or come alone! Questions? Call Jim Clawson 313-522-7384. Trailblazers Hiking Group – Meet at 7:15 AM. See Outlook for details. For more information contact Greg Morgan, 507-341-4116 or Ray Monks, 480-247-8236. Trailblazers Walking Group – Meet at 8:45 a.m. 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 from 2 – 4 PM, weather and number of players permitting. Come join the fun. For more information 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 Bible Study – Tuesdays in the Oakwood Room at 6 PM. For more information contact Charlie Simone, 623-202-5391. Bingo –Bingo plays 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 Karen Bader, 480-789-0343. Computer Club –Visit our Club’s newsletter by clicking HERE. 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. NOTE: On March 19 at 10:15 a.m., the guest speaker will be Tom Metcalf from AZStrut Recycling, a not-for-profit charitable organization that provides Arizona schools and other nonprofits with working computers. They clean donated hard drives with a drive wipe process on all computers and refurbish all that they can and turn the rest of the technology into recycled electronics to help further their educational mission. They will bring their truck and will be accepting most all electronic equipment (computers, printers, keyboards, TVs, etc.) If you have something to donate, please bring it to the Mesa Verde room on the morning of, but before 10:15 a.m. March 19th. All residents are welcome. 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 to all SVE residents at the Computer Training Center (North Complex) from 1 - 3 PM. There is a fee for computer repairs. For more information contact Joe Zagar, 480-373-9373. Computer Club MAC Group –During the fall/winter, classes normally meet on the 2nd & 4th Monday each month at 1 PM in the Mesa Verde Room. Contact Katie Gertz for more information, 480-330-2547. Computer Club Digital Photo Group - Meet on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month at 1 PM in the Computer Training room. Contact Mike Dailey for more information, 480-474-4467. See the photo show entries and winners at the following: Link for winning photos -or- Link for entire Photo Show Conservative Club –The next meeting is Thursday, March 22, in the Rosewood Room at 6 PM. Everyone is welcome. The Rosewood Room is located in the Palo Verde Building behind the Mesa Verde Building. Questions, please call Phyllis Galus 480-984-4939 Dogs R’ Us – Meetings are held the 3rd Saturday of every month in the Mesa Verde Room at 9:30 AM. Be sure to put March 17th at 10 AM. on your calendar and join us to listen to our guest speaker,Kay Bickford, a professional Dog Trainer. All dog lovers are welcome. Please join us. 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 – Meetings are normally held the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 8:30-11:30 AM in the Mesa Verde Room. For more information contact Betty Eggland, 480-354-6784. Geneology – Club members meet 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 – 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. . 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 - Meet the 3rd Thursday of each month. For more information please contact Sharon Kummerfeldt at 406-672-6991. Ukulele Group: Wednesdays in the Saguaro room beginning at 2 PM. For more information, contact Lyn Langton, 480-380-5165. Veterans Club –The Veterans Club meet the 3rd Wednesday of each month. Auditorium doors will open at 4:15 PM, potluck dinner starts at 5 PM. Bring a dish that serves 12-15 people. The business meeting will start immediately after dinner. Dues are $15 per veteran and $15 per spouse. All veterans (U.S. & Canadian) are welcome to join the club. For more information contact Linda Hayden, 951-237-8142. Village Singers –The village singers practice at 12:20 PM on Tuesdays in the Mesa Verde Room. In January the Singers will concentrate on choral selections for the Spring Show held in the Auditorium on March 21st and March 22nd. Please come and join us. For further information, call Don Courtright at 480-380-7879. 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 – Meet on Mondays from 9:30 AM - 12 noon in the Saguaro Room. 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