Category: October 2021

Friendship Center: Meet The Pastor

Patricia Sand Friendship Center meets in the Laredo Room. Ron Hunt provides pastoral services for the church and congregation. Ron kindly shared a little about himself. Q: Where are you from originally? Faribault, Minn. Q: Why did you move to Robson Ranch? I liked the “active” part of the active adult community. Q: Why do…

Support Our Troops–Arizona Veterans Week Fundraiser

Eddie Peters It’s been two years since we have been able to hold events, and this year’s program has something for everyone. Support Our Troops–AZ (SOT–AZ) provides for the material, physical, and emotional needs of our military men and women, active-duty and veterans alike. Over the years, we have given approximately $175,000 to support veteran…

Get Ready to Dance, Robson Ranch!

Cherie Bates Have you missed your dance shoes? Do you enjoy dancing to live music? Enjoy the company of your dance friends even if you don’t dance? The time is (almost) here to start the joy of dancing to live music in the Hermosa Ballroom. The Robson Ranch Dance Club (RRDC) is swinging back into action…

Robson Ranch R.C. Club Establishes Scholarship Fund for Eloy Civil Air Patrol

Bob Kehoe Some years ago, the Robson Ranch Radio Control (R.C.) Club was instrumental in forming an aviation education program with the City of Eloy School District. Flying members of the club worked with the school district to implement a training program that included academics, flight simulators, and radio-controlled airplane flying. The program proved to…

Santa Cruz Valley Historic Museum Dinner Dance Returns

Santa Cruz Valley Historic Museum again invites the community to its annual fundraising dinner dance on Saturday, Oct. 30. For 16 years, the event was the main means of raising funds for the designated purpose of the restoration and operation of the original Toltec Elementary School into a museum. Due to the COVID restrictions of 2020,…

Michele Skinner Begins to Explore Card Making

Jaine Toth Prior to her move to Robson Ranch in early August 2019, Michele Skinner had some experience in scrapbooking but had never even considered making her own greeting cards. She and her sister, a professional photographer, created a computer-generated scrapbook of their family history from old family photos that her sister restored, and documents…

Word of the Month: Whelm

David Zapatka While at a conference in Houston, Texas, last month, I heard keynote speaker Frank Abagnale, the author of the book Catch Me If You Can and main character of the movie by the same name, starring Leonardo DiCaprio. The book and movie depict Mr. Abagnale’s life as a check forger and scam artist. He…

Nice to Have!

Mike Consentino Ever have those get togethers at your place where you were constantly going to the door to welcome guests? Wouldn’t you love to just leave your door open so when guests arrive they can enter and you don’t have to leave your other guests just to open the door? I know during the…