Category: April 2018

Unit Happenings

Lunch Bunch 11 outing Lynne Penrice Lunch Bunch II was started in April of 2000, and we recently celebrated our 18th anniversary at Ada’s Fish Fry on Indian School Road. We marked our 5th anniversary at The Phoenician, the 10th at T. Cook’s at the Royal Palms and the 15th at Vivo! Ristorante in Scottsdale.…

Pinochle results

Skip Holmes Since we had January’s weather in February it was a good idea to stay inside and play Pinochle. And play Pinochle we did. We filled the room every night. February Winners February 1st 1st Place: Bill McLinden 7,340 2nd Place: Illene Hodgdon 6,800 3rd Place: Julius Armstrong 6,490 Booby Prize Beverly Hume 3,120…

PebbleCreek Putters vie in Member/Member Tournament

Maureen Campbell The PebbleCreek Putters Club held its Spring Member/Member tournament on March 12, 2018, with members enjoying the friendly but serious competition of tournament play. Teams were divided into five flights, based on their established Putters Club handicaps. The game was Best Ball and prizes were awarded for the first three places in each…

Desert Mashie Golf Club will showcase PebbleCreek

Carolyn Suttles Desert Mashie Golf Club will once again showcase PebbleCreek with its 70th annual Invitational Golf Tournament May 4-6, 2018. We would like to thank the community and sponsors for all of their support. Desert Mashie Golf Club is steeped in history and proud of its heritage. It is one of the oldest golf…

Republican Club hosts roundtable meeting of candidates

Liz Gibson The PebbleCreek Republican Club held the second Round Table Meeting of candidates for election on Thursday, March 1 in the Tuscany Falls Ballroom. A members-only event, the large turnout sat at individual tables as the candidates rotated, giving a two-minute talk and then taking questions for eight minutes before moving to the next…

Skiers enjoy the slopes

Lynn Warren Although this was a bad year for snow in this part of the country, good conditions developed just in time for PebbleCreek skiers who enjoyed four days on the slopes in Telluride on the Valley of the Sun Ski Club trip to Telluride, February 4-9. The club schedules at least three trips to…

Expressions Gallery – Spring Into April

Sherry Blatner It’s been spring for the last 11 days so it’s time to lighten the colors of your life. Think pastels and bright white, pink, yellow and green. Add shimmer and you’re bound to gaze upon a wonderful array of glass sun catchers dangling in the middle of the Gallery. These wonderful and colorful…

Armed Forces display cabinet gets a make-over

Susan Knox Wilson Watch out Drew and Jonathan, Joy and Trudy may replace you as the next hot decorating team on HGTV (an initialism for Home & Garden Television)! Fans of the HGTV series Property Brothers, know the amazing work Drew and Jonathan Scott do finding and transforming extreme fixer-upper properties into dream homes. But…