Category: June 2021

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Euchre Club Mary Ann O’Brien The PebbleCreek Euchre players are happy to be able to finally get together to play euchre. We are meeting once again in the Palm Room in the Eagle’s Nest Clubhouse. We gather at 6:30 p.m., pay $1 toward prize money, and sign in. We are still wearing our masks, and…

Hole In One!

Sandra Nielson scores her first ace!

PCLGA’S Sandra Nielson Scores Her First Ace! Cindy Sota On April 25, golfing with her husband, Bob Burghdorf, and good friends, Michelle and Denis Cattin, a beautiful Arizona day was about to become very memorable for Sandra Nielson. Sandra teed off on the 17th hole, Par 3 of Tuscany Falls East, the yardage was 145…

Keep Up with Kare Bears Events and Services

Mark Pelletier The Kare Bears website at karebears.org is your convenient source for up-to-date information on Kare Bears services, presentations, and events. The site is updated continuously with the most current information. Kare Bears has been serving PebbleCreek for over 25 years, but with new folks moving here year by year, we realize that many…

Community Service and Patrol Activity Report

Patrol Dispatched Alarms All Other 1 Animal Rules Leash 2 Animals Lost and Found 5 Animals Misc. 1 Auto Accidents 2 Barking Dog 5 Bee Complaints 0 Cones Placed 3 Damage to Property 3 Dead Animal Pickup 24 Debris on Road 5 Disabled Vehicle 3 Disturbance 4 Dust Dirt Complaint 1 Escort Guest/Homeowner 8 Flag…

In Passing

Marlene Slagter Calder (Schaaf)

Marlene Slagter Calder (Schaaf) Marlene Calder, age 85, passed away peacefully at her home in Goodyear, Ariz. on Tuesday, April 27, 2021, after a 9-month battle with lymphoma. Her family and friends surrounded her with love and prayers throughout her illness. Her last days were filled with love and grace—just as she lived her life.…

Unit Happenings

April happy hour

Unit 62A Happenings Toni Erickson In addition to the routine activities scheduled each month, we were able to enjoy our first monthly happy hour(s) since covid began. Janelle and Gary Watts opened up their beautiful home and outdoor setting to this event. Each household attending brought a food item to share and their own beverages. Over 40 people were…

Charity Fundraising Quilt

Linda Rowe and Carole Schumacher Have you ever wondered why the PebbleCreek Quilters Club (PCQC) makes a special charity fundraising quilt each year? The answer is easy. We use the funds to procure supplies for the charities we support. PCQC does a phenomenal amount of charity work for our local community. During the past 15…

Happy Birthday to you!

First row (left to right): Nadine Koch, Betty Chambers, Janice Rossi, Dennis Roelker, Marilyn Kinnie, Barb Dildine, and Alan Hoxie (kneeling); Second row: Steve Farley, Ted Blaine, Bill Fenster, Terry Rossi, Mike Coombs, Barbie Heck, Barb Dunson, Steve Domholt, Dave Burch, Josh Rabinowitz, Phil Duran, and Mark Peacock.

Still Volleying Bill Fenster After an hour of working out, Betty Chambers plays two hours of water volleyball, three times a week. May 8, her family and friends celebrated her 90th birthday! She is an energizing bunny and an inspiration to us all. Betty’s volleyball teammates decided she needed a new outfit, so we got…

Pancho Epstein Pickleball Club Championship Medalists

2020-21 PebbleCreek Pickleball Club board members (left to right): Judy Parker, Wade Johnson, Melodie Boyer, Jim Barbe, and Robin Weaver

Cynthia Schwartz The 2020-21 PebbleCreek Pickleball Club board organized and hosted the Pancho Epstein PebbleCreek Pickleball Club Championship. More than 130 doubles teams competed over three days for medals in skill level brackets. Wade Johnson, tournament chairman, was assisted by other board members and a team of club member volunteers. Thanks go out to the…

PC Hiking Club

Left to right: Eileen and Leon Mosse, Lynn Warren (photographer), Neal Wring and Kris Raczkiewicz pause on Inspiration Point (with Cochise Head in the background) in the Chiricahuas to celebrate Kris’ achievement.

Hikers Visit Hassayampa River Preserve Jan Sherwood Just south of Wickenburg on Highway 60, you’ll find the Hassayampa River Preserve. Ten members of the PebbleCreek Hiking Club enjoyed walking under the trees along the river on the looping trails. The trails there are mostly rated easy (elevation gain of at most 14 feet), with just one trail to…