Category: August 2020

Sierra Sound Prepares for Upcoming Season

Ron Gibbs Sierra Sound is made up of guitarist Ken Muhlbeier and vocalist Kim Gibbs. Both Kim and Ken are long-time residents of Robson Ranch. They have been entertaining audiences in the Tack Room and outside on the Hermosa Ballroom Patio for the past five years. They also have played for several parties and dances…

Fused Glass Club Is Back

Mary Nunn The Fused Glass Club is back after an intermission! We’re so happy to connect with each other, from a distance, and share our ideas again. There have been some interesting projects, from hedgehogs to multi-jointed giraffes to modern lanterns. We will start small classes in the near future. If you are interested, contact Doris…

Word of the Month: Contumacious

David Zapatka Sister and reader Judy Haberstroh wrote after reading the June column, “This one is interesting. Initially I was leaning toward using ‘yet’ but once I saw the specific definition of ‘still,’ I felt that was the correct word. However, when talking, I would more likely place the word ‘still’ after ‘it’s’ rather than…

Dear Robson Ranch homeowners,

Nicole McCracken, CAASP, Administrative Assistant This is a friendly reminder that the second half semi-annual assessment for the Robson Ranch CG HOA has been sent and payment is due Aug. 1, with late fees assessed for payments received after Aug. 15. If you are a homeowner that resides in Unit 19 or Unit 20A Carefree Villas,…

General Manager’s Message

Melani Caron, General Manager Yes, it’s that time of year again for HOAs. No, not the holidays, it’s budget season! Most HOAs use the calendar year as their fiscal year, and now is the time of year where many managers are formulating their budgets for the next year. As you can imagine, there is a…

RRLGA Summer Golf

Pat Mumy The temperature is sizzling, but summer golf is going strong! The Robson Ranch Ladies Golf Association (RRLGA) plays every Monday, with tee times beginning at 6:30 a.m. RRLGA members should sign up via Golf Genius by 9 p.m. on Thursday. Each member drives her own cart, with social distancing practiced on the course.…

Playing by the Rules

Larry Sundin The COVID-19 pandemic has been quite a challenge for all of us as we’ve been learning to adhere to a whole new set of rules for doing life together. Some of the rules, like social distancing, have limited our ability to interact with friends and family. Other rules have made it impossible for us…

Material Girls Quilting

Diane Bohmert Since reopening the studio, Material Girl members have been busy quilting their quilts on the long arm. We also have seen several members post on our Facebook page, quilt tops that they have completed and are looking forward to quilting when they return. The machine embroidery group also has been busy with spring/summer…

Looking for a New Way to Exercise Outside?

Lois Moncel, Director of Fitness and Wellness Are you struggling with finding ways to exercise while not using the gym? You have probably been walking and bike riding which is great … but you may have neglected the weight training portion of the workout, am I right? Try adding these exercises that can be done…