Category: July 2016

July events at the Ranch

Showtime at the Ranch will be July 6 in the Hermosa Ballroom including popcorn, wine and a movie. Movie: Something’s Gotta Give Story line: Harry Sanborn is an aged music industry exec with a fondness for a younger woman like Marin, his latest trophy girlfriend. Things get a little awkward when Harry suffers a heart attack…

2017 National Performing Artists Concert Series

We have a really great lineup of shows for our 2017 concert series. Shows are on Sundays at 7:00 p.m. with doors/bar open at 6:00 p.m. Ticket prices will be the same as last year. Season ticket holders will have the same options as last year: keep, upgrade or cancel. Jean has sent out notification…

Communcation Today

Summer sports Q – I love sports, especially baseball. Can you please tell me what sports offerings are available on Orbitel TV? A – Certainly! Orbitel has your front row ticket every game day! Orbitel members can follow the majority of Arizona Diamondbacks games on Fox Sports Arizona! The July 10 game against San Francisco…

Pickleball sizzles

Play pickleball this summer

Flo Van Volkom A little heat is not going to stop our enthusiastic pickleballers from playing their favorite sport as the evening social group demonstrated one night in June when the temperature hit 111 at 7:00 in the evening. However, their numbers were greatly reduced as half of them went to the pool for some…

Conservation Corner

Usefulness of solar cooking Pauline Lee If you are using a solar cooker, you can cook anywhere outdoors when the sun is out – in a camp, on the beach, on a boat, outside of an RV, or in the yard. While your food is cooking, you don’t need to stir and tend it; it…

Casa Grande RC Flyers board plans future

Robson Ranch residents and other guests watching the flying at the club field in Casa Grande.

Alan Friedman The Board of Directors of the Casa Grande RC Flyer recently held a lunch meeting in the Tack Room at Robson Ranch and discussed the club’s future plans. As the only Academy Of Model Aeronautics (AMA) sanctioned club within 25 miles of Robson Ranch, the Casa Grande RC Flyers is responsible for promoting…

Easy Ways to Keep Your Pet Happy and Healthy

(Family Features) For many people pets are a part of the family. Owning a pet is a rewarding experience, but also an important responsibility. Fortunately, there are preventative measures that can be taken to help keep pets healthy. Just like their human counterparts, pets are susceptible to bacteria and viruses both within and outside the…

Summer Yoga at the Ranch

Summer Yoga at Robson Ranch will be on Thursdays and Saturdays from 10:00 to 11:15 a.m. starting May 5, 2016. The cost is $8 drop-in or $75 for a 10-class card. Yoga will continue at Robson Ranch during the summer months! Join us for an all-levels Hatha Yoga class to increase flexibility, garner strength and…

SOT-A3 contributes to Eloy Veterans Memorial Park

Memorial Day 2016, Eloy Veterans Center and Eloy City Officials cut the ribbon to the newly completed Phase One of the Eloy Veterans Memorial Park. A state-of-the-art 25 ft. flagpole was unveiled with the raising of Old Glory to the top and then back to half-staff in honor of our fallen military. It is truly…