Category: January 2015

Singing for Joy

Carol Ilten On Sunday, December 7, and Monday, December 8, the Robson Ranch Singers mixed chorus presented their annual Christmas concert, “Sing for Joy.” Nearly 300 residents attended the concert each night in the beautiful new Hermosa Ballroom. Directed by Jacquie Fedie and accompanied by Sandy Kantrud, the Singers performed a combination of secular and…

RRLGA-18 news and events – January 2015

2014-15 RRLGA Board, left to right, back row: Jean DeChristopher, Asst. Rules/Handicap Chair; Layne Jones, Secretary; Jan Stocek, Membership Chair; Karen Connell, Rules/Handicap Chair; Kathy Holwick, Tournament Chair; Lorna Watts, AWGA Rep; front row: Carol Ilten, Treasurer; Candy Burtis, President; Dee Lee, Vice President. Not pictured: Cindy Jensen, Asst. Tournament Chair; MaryLou Walton, Past President.

Candy Burtis Play Day Results November 18, Member/member. Thirty-four members teamed up in a 2-person best ball format. Winners: Flight 1: 1st Brenda Amans/Lorna Watts; 2nd Bobbie Johnson/Pat Linderman; 3rd Candy Burtis/Dee Lee. Flight 2: 1st Nancy Kraus/Sue Waibel; 2nd Robin Barber/Cindy Jensen; 3rd Fran Fowler/Debbie Hatcher. Flight 3: 1st Dell Hoff/Bea Pressler; 2nd Layne…

Upcoming events in January at the Ranch House

Restaurant Hours Happy Hours: Daily 3:00-5:00 p.m. plus Tuesdays 3:00-8:00 p.m. RR Rewind 8:00 p.m. to close Dinner: Tuesday-Saturday 5:00-9:00 p.m. Bar open till 10:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday Sunday Buffet 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Breakfast: Saturday and Sunday 7:00-11:00 a.m. Lunch: Daily 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Snack Bar: Daily 7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Ballroom activities scheduled…

Pickleball Club news – January 2015

Dave Wong’s Training Crew from left: Steve Arthur, Paula Steger, Dawn Grout, Richard Shine, Bob Burton, David Wong and David Lawell. Missing from photo is Larry Kraus. Picture taken by Sue Sherwood.

David Lawell Training is always one of the biggest issues of any endeavor in a person’s lifetime. It starts almost at birth, and it is always a big dilemma as to which path is correct. Parents, bosses, any leader agonizes over the correct way to train a new participant in any of life’s activities. Proper…

Maxine’s 5th watercolor class recap

Terry Price Watercolor artist Maxine Harrison’s fifth watercolor class was held at the Creative Arts Center Studio November 19 and 21. The class included Mary Beth Fisher, Laurie Waluk, Fran Fowler, H.D. Kim, Nancy Friedman, Chris Schroeppel and Joann Bunyea. Terry Price assists Maxine with the class. This class was beginning watercolor painters who were…

The Page Turners: Robson Ranch’s third book club

Mary Falek “There’s so much more to a book than just the reading.” Children’s author Maurice Sendak. What did Mr. Sendak mean by that statement? Should you join a book club to discuss the book you just read and share opinions? Does it mean a book is a great way to meet new people and…

Kick off the new year with the Robson Ranch Hiking Club

Robson Ranch Hiking Club

Diane Kandel, Publicist, RR Hiking Club. The first hike of the season on November 7 started with a bang when a record-breaking group of 40+ hikers showed up to hike Sabino Canyon. The hikers then split into three smaller groups. The two “Recreational” hiking groups: one led by Fred Koser and one by Jim Price…

Robson Ranch residents enjoy annual golf trip

Left to right: 
Roger and Sandy Horazuk, Tom and Barbara Gayer, Bill and Jeri Srenaski, Jim Stogsdill, Patti Baumann, Steve Haber, Bob and Judy Brozek, Lyn and Susan Worner, Andy and Kathleen Hockett and Jan and Russ Stocek. Missing: Nancy Stogsdill and Meg Haber

Andy Hockett In mid-November, a group of friends from Robson Ranch descended upon Green Valley, southwest of Tucson, for their annual golf trip. We enjoyed three days of golf at the Wyndham Canoa Ranch Resort for the most avid participants. A few of the ladies opted out instead for a shopping day in nearby Tubac.…

2 Your Health – January 2015

Stem cells migrate to sites of tissue injury within the body and facilitate tissue repair.

Editor’s Note: “2 Your Health” is a new column in the Robson Ranch Views dedicated to health issues. Each month different doctors and or medical associations, from varying specialties, will be writing on issues of importance. Articles are based on experiences and independent research conducted by the doctors or medical associations. We encourage anyone considering…

Free evening workshop at Sun Life begins January 6

Lindsey Gemme Do you suffer from a chronic illness or pain? Do you feel like you are living day-to-day, a slave to your symptoms? Then a free workshop offered by Sun Life Family Health Center in Casa Grande might be for you. Starting Tuesday, January 6, 2015, Sun Life will be hosting the six-week workshop…