2018 Robson Trap Trials a success!

Billy Shaw Jr. Band/Arizona Originals – May 19

Magnificent India

March photo contest winners – Bridges

The spirit of the Desert Duffers in action

2018 Robson Trap Trials a success!

  Susan Knox Wilson “What an outstanding competition we had this year,” exclaimed Bill Wagner, PebbleCreek Gun Club Vice President and lead organizer of the 2018 Robson Trap Trials. “We…

Billy Shaw Jr. Band/Arizona Originals – May 19

  Join Arizona’s go-to country music entertainment the Billy Shaw Jr. Band featuring fiddle virtuoso and frontman Billy Shaw Jr. trading lead vocals with Laki Skouras on lead guitar, rounded…

Magnificent India

  Joyce Shumate On March 14, a group of adventurous Quail Creek residents set out on an unforgettable 11-day tour of India. A shuttle bus picked everyone up from our…

March photo contest winners – Bridges

  Jim Burkstrand The Photo Club of Quail Creek continued into 2018 with its monthly members’ contest having a theme Bridges. Each club member could enter three photos taken in…

The spirit of the Desert Duffers in action

  David Larson The Quail Creek Men’s Nine Hole Golf Club (Desert Duffers) once again showed their willingness to help others with their annual Easter Ham Donations. In the two…

Ride of Silence returns May 16

Chuck Hill On May 16 cyclists across the country and world will take to the roads in a silent procession to honor cyclists who have been killed or injured while cycling on public roadways. Participants in the thirteenth local observance of the Ride of Silence will leave from the GVR East Social Center at 6:00…

Annual Pickleball Charity Tournament highlights

  Dusty Friedman The second annual Quail Creek Classic Pickleball Charity Tournament was held at the Quail Creek Country Club pickleball courts in Green Valley, AZ on March 24 and 25. The event was a fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the 2018 charity of choice of the USAPA. The 2017 tournament raised $3600…

Unit 16 takes field trip to petroglyph site

  Doug Shumway On March 31, Unit 16 went on a local field trip to the Huerfano Butte petroglyphs and then on to the copper mining area of Helvetia. The trip was led by Quail Creek geologist Dinah Shumway. The group visited the old cemetery of the Helvetia ghost town and discussed the history of…

16th annual Member Guest invitational results

  Tim Phillips For the 16th year, the QCMGA hosted the Member Guest Invitational Tournament run from April 4 through April 6, 2018. Chuck Stensrud took on the chairmanship for the fourth time. He and his committee provided an interesting venue that included five nine-hole matches, tee gifts chosen by the participants from a wide…

QCLGA Junior Tournament

  Cheri Sipe, President, QC9LGA For the tenth year, the QC9LGA (Ladies 9-Hole League) hosted 18 boys and 18 girls from the Continental Middle School for the Junior Tournament on March 29. Each team consisted of two students and two ladies in a 4-person scramble. To prepare for the tournament the 6th, 7th and 8th…