Category: December 2016

Art classes for the winter season

The following classes will be available to all residents of Robson Ranch for a $10 fee per class; however, by joining the Fine Arts Guild for $20, one of the first three classes will be free with supplies included. Sign-up for classes can be done at the Sport Center or by contacting any officer of…

Adopt-A-Street

The Adopt-A-Street clean-up crew

Gaile McCuaig The first cleanup of the Adopt-A-Street season took place on October 15 to coincide with the Clean Up Eloy Day organized by the city of Eloy. We had 20 dedicated volunteers clean up our area of Jimmie Kerr as well as a portion of Overfield Road adjacent to The Ranch. Our volunteers collected…

Angel Trees coming to the Ranch

Mary Beth Fisher This holiday season brings us opportunities to share our blessings with those less fortunate, and for the eighth year the Salvation Army Angel Trees filled with wishes of local children will be at our Sports Club. The Angel Tree wishes will be available from November 15 through December 12 along with directions…

The power of a simple gift

Operation Christmas Child, a Samaritan’s Purse Ministry, sends shoeboxes packed with toys and hygiene items to needy children around the world. Many receiving the shoebox have never before received a gift. It is a tangible way to share God’s love with children who have little. Robson Ranch community neighbors, in conjunction with Rock Springs Church,…

From the Chuck Wagon

Autumn Tea

Autumn Tea Ingredients 3/4 oz Maple Whiskey 3/4 oz Honey Whiskey 3.5 oz Raspberry Ice Tea 1 maraschino Cherry Ice Highball Glass Add all ingredients, (except cherry) to a cocktail shaker. Shake vigorously. Add cherry to bottom of high ball glass. Pour all ingredients into glass. Brad uses hot tea and no ice to warm…

How to pay your HOA Dues

First half yearly 2017 invoices for dues should be received by mail sometime in mid-December. Payment due date for both is January 1. There are four ways to pay HOA dues. The same four methods can be used to pay Carefree Villa dues, too. However, please keep Carefree Villa and RR HOA dues payments completely…

Casa Grande RC Flyers debuts new car track

Ron St. Pierre, an officer of the Casa Grande RC Flyers, tries the newly installed radio controlled car track at the club field. The Casa Grande RC Flyers is primarily a flying club, but the membership wanted other activities at the field for those windy days when flying is not advisable.

Several Casa Grande RC Flyers members worked together on Saturday, October 29, to install the club’s radio controlled car track. The track is an extra benefit of membership in the club, and by being a member of the Academy of Model Aeronautics, Radio controlled car insurance coverage is automatic. The Casa Grande RC Flyers is…

Casa Grande RC Flyers membership drive

Casa Grande RC Flyers member Ken Hillery showing his grandson his planes

Alan Friedman With membership at 145 as of October 2016, the Casa Grande RC Flyers embarked on its annual membership drive. The club offered individuals who join during the last three months of the year free membership for those months along with their 2017 dues. That’s 15 months for the price of 12. The club’s…

‘Twas A Dark and Stormy Night

Serving crew

Well, it wasn’t very dark when it started, and it certainly wasn’t stormy (this is the sunny desert after all!), but the ghouls, ghosts and goblins of Robson Ranch were out in force on Monday, October 31, looking for a few bingo tricks and a mouth-watering array of buffet treats. This year many attendees really…

Material Girls support Family Advocacy Center for Children

Left to right: Sue Price, Susie Klopp, Lou Downey, Dottie Welsh, Terry Rattey and Jodi Spillar

Mary Syer The Material Girls who live here throughout the summer months were extremely productive this summer! Several members, including Lou Downey, worked on quilt tops for charity as well as their own while other members, like Susie Klopp, Terry Rattey and Jodie Spillar followed up by using the long arm quilting machine to complete…