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Guitar Group plays “Storytelling Songs”

Jim Sykes The Guitar Group, LifeLong Learning’s (LLL) newest year-round program, will present its first public performance on Wednesday, Oct. 2 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the LLL center. There is no cost to attend, but seating is limited, so you must register at www.lifelonglearningatpc.org/guitar. What is a storytelling song, you ask? They are songs that have a…

Tickets on sale for annual Fall Home and Garden Tour

Suzanne Butler The twenty-third annual PebbleCreek Fall Home & Garden Tour will be held on Saturday, Nov. 2, from noon to 4:30 p.m. The tax-deductible tickets are $15 per person and go on sale Sept. 30, at the Activities Office on the Eagle’s Nest side, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Exact cash and checks made payable…

Party for Joy

Meals of Joy, a nonprofit senior meal delivery program, will host its annual fundraising gala on Saturday, October 12, 2019. The third annual Party for Joy is themed “A Roaring ’20s Affair” and will be held in the Tuscany Falls Ballroom at PebbleCreek in Goodyear, AZ from 5:30-10:00 p.m. The event will feature live music…

Jewish High Holiday schedule

Brenda Hyman Mark your calendars! September 30: Rosh Hashanah 10:00 a.m. Tuscany Ballroom. October 8: Kol Nidre 6:00 p.m. Tuscany Ballroom. October 9: Yom Kippur 9:30 a.m. Tuscany Ballroom. How amazing is it that we have annual services here in PebbleCreek? Yes, yes…this is our eleventh year. Rabbi David Mayer presides and we all come…

Enjoying the art of flower arranging

Jeff Wilson On July 15, twelve women transformed store bought fresh flowers into beautiful arrangements under the direction of floral designer Kim Corbel. The ladies came to class with assortments of fresh cut flowers, a vase of their choosing and a desire to learn. Kim provided the encouragement and step-by-step instructions on how to turn…

Putters celebrate Independence Day

Pat Milich If you happen to overhear someone with a distinct Scottish accent singing I’m Proud To Be An American, it’s a good bet that PebbleCreek’s newest American Citizen Tony Ryan is somewhere near. This popular patriotic song is very dear to Tony because on July 4, he became a citizen of the United States…

Brand New Citizen

Proud new American Citizen Tony Ryan and his son Mike.

Pat Milich If you happen to overhear someone with a distinct Scottish accent singing I’m Proud To Be An American, it’s a good bet that PebbleCreek’s newest American Citizen Tony Ryan is somewhere near. This popular patriotic song is very dear to Tony because on July 4, he became a citizen of the United States…

The Kitchen Witches – non foodies welcome

The Kitchen Witches director Sandra Hand and Assistant Director Pam Engel perfect their recipe for this hilarious comedy.

Laurie Farquhar A low-budget Iron Chef cook-off, a Jerry Springer-style food fight, a cut-rate Food Network soap opera — these are just some of the ways to describe the PC Players’ fall production of The Kitchen Witches. This award-winning comedy follows the story of rival cooking show hostesses, Dolly Biddle and Isobel Lomax. Once best friends,…

TED Talks Summer Extravaganza a smashing success

Bill Nee Learning doesn’t stop in PebbleCreek just because it’s hot! On June 27, LifeLong Learning hosted the first TED Extravaganza in the Renaissance Theater. Twenty-nine TED Talks were screened on topics ranging from technology developments to human and global conditions. More than 150 people attended, coming and going according to their interest in specific…