Category: May 2020

PCIAC’s 11th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

Suzanne Rambach The PebbleCreek Irish American Club’s 11th annual Charity Golf Tournament was held on March 15. A total of 216 golfers enjoyed the day’s fun, including prizes for the best Wearing of the Green. This year’s designated charities are the New Life Center, Meals of Joy, the Irish Cultural Center, and six scholarships to…

Fifth Annual Fun Line Dance Club’s Country Dance

Fun Line Dance team (left to right): Marian Long, Kathy Fredo, Bob Bowman, Rochelle Thurm, and Karen Mack; (not pictured): Sissy Hungerford (Photo by Marian Long)

Karen Mack A good time was had by all at the fifth annual Fun Line Dance Club’s Country Dance March 13 in the Eagle’s Nest Ballroom from 7 to 10 p.m. Rochelle Thurm’s trusty angels—Kathy Fredo, Bob Bowman, Marian Long, and Karen Mack—demonstrated dances learned on Thursdays at the club’s weekly dance classes before participants…

PC Billiard Club Competes at Vistancia

Billiard Club members Lynn (photographer), Jim, Rene, Jim P., Ken, Brian, and Johnny pose with Vistancia players prior to an inter-community 8-ball match on March 12.

Lynn Warren All Billiard Club play ceased by March 16 with the closure of Tuscany Falls but on March 12, just before the shutdown, players from PebbleCreek headed north on Loop 303 to Vistancia for the first in what was planned to be a series of 8-ball matches between teams from the two communities. At PebbleCreek,…

T.T.T. Arizona Chapter Q Welcomes New Members

(Left to right): Ellen Stergulz, vice-president; Hilary Coltman, treasurer; Trudy Johnson, member; Nancy Burton, new member; Linda Tews, new member; Georgie Wood, corresponding secretary; Clarisa Harper, new member; Kathy Smith, new member; Cynthia Bush, president

Georgie Wood One of the organization’s goals for 2020 was to increase its membership. A wine and cheese get together was held in the fall for interested candidates. The members explained the mission of the T.T.T. and the various jobs that they do in order to send deserving fourth grade girls to camp. The three T’s…

Flavors Welcomes FFF

Members of FFF give the hi-five sign for a great meal.

George Warden Flavors of Louisiana rolled out the welcome mat for Flair Friendship Fun Social Club (FFF) for our monthly luncheon. The New Orleans style menu had great portions and great selections for everyone. Many of us ordered an extra meal to go, so we would have it for the next day. That’s how great…

Renew Your Artist Series Subscription

Traci Baker, Director, Community Activities and Communications The popular Artist Series subscription offers PebbleCreek entertainment lover’s tickets to six shows; two each in January, February, and March of every year. Current subscription holders can renew through April 30. New subscribers can submit applications at any time; however, those applications will only be considered after current…

The Best Laid Plans

Larry Sessoms Scottish poet Robert Burns, among others, taught us that even the best laid plans often go awry. For our PebbleCreek Community Church, that included cancellation of Palm Sunday, Easter sunrise, and Easter morning formal services. Yet, in these times of crisis, creativity and innovation came to the forefront.  Thanks to the talents within…

Team LeClair Takes Silver Medal at Curling Club Nationals

Team LeClair (left to right): Bob LeClair, Greg Gallagher, Jeff Baird, and Tom Danielson

Howie Tiger PebbleCreek resident Bob LeClair and his local curling team took the silver medal at the USA Curling Club National tournament. Nationals took place in Potomac, Maryland on March 7-15. This four-man team consists of Bob LeClair (skip), Tom Danielson (lead), Jeff Baird (2nd), and Greg Gallagher (3rd). Bob’s team competed against ten teams…