Category: October 2013

Help the Women of Quail Creek make a difference October 26

Marilyn Miller Saturday, October 26 is National Make a Difference Day, the nation’s largest day of community service. The Women of Quail Creek invites everyone in Quail Creek to participate in their fourth annual clothing drive to benefit homeless veterans in the Tucson area. The drive will be held in the front parking lot at…

Ballroom Dance announces season dates

Gail Phillips It’s always a wow when the Ballroom Dance Club announces its dates, themes, bands and dinners and this coming ninth season is a real winner. There are club memberships available and the annual membership fee has not increased from the founding of this club. That’s because the Ballroom Dance Club hosts a Business…

Quail Creek employees are the best

MC Kollschegg Does the number 155 ring a bell? That’s the approximate number of men and women at Quail Creek that work for you. Yes, for you! They clean the clubhouse lounge, library, bathrooms and fitness center; they set up for and clean up after meetings; they trim the trees and spray for weeds in…

Chinese tea ceremony at first TWOQC meeting November 18

Marilyn Miller Zhuping Hodge, owner of Seven Cups, a teahouse in Tucson, will be presenting a Chinese tea ceremony at the November meeting of The Women of Quail Creek. Seven Cups is one of the very first genuine Chinese tea houses in North America and the first to be owned and managed by a certified…

Road to Recovery drivers needed

The Touched By Cancer Support Group is working with the American Cancer Society to help provide drivers through their Road to Recovery program. Cancer patients make many visits to their doctor or for treatments and cannot always drive there. Drivers are needed to take a patient to and from treatment. Driver training will be provided…

Niners and Duffers golf tournament and luncheon

Marci Yenerich Niners and the Desert Duffers enjoyed a golf tournament and luncheon on Thursday, September 12. We played a combined net score game. Congratulations to all. Second, third and fourth winners were each awarded on their Winnings Card at the Pro Shop. Thanks go to Cheri Sipe, Joyce Barnes and Marci Yenerich along with…

Happy Birthday!

Long time Quail Creek resident Starr McCabe was recently honored at a gathering of friends on her birthday sponsored by her husband Ken. Friends attending, left to right, were Mattie Miller, Nancy Diefenthaler, Barb Haley, Sue Kanger, Cate Raley, Janet Koury, Beth Davis, Carol Brett and Alice Dyke; seated center is Starr McCabe.

Free presentation: Murray Bolesta and Borderlands Photography

Pat Thoresen On Monday, October 21, 2013, at 6:30 p.m. the Photography Club of Quail Creek and the Quail Creek Education Committee are sponsoring a free presentation of the Borderlands Photographer Murray Bolesta. Mr. Bolesta is an art and heritage photographer selling his fine wall art and other products to thousands of customers in southern…

Who, What, When, Where, Why, How Much?

Dianne Thomson and John Hockemeier Who? The Quail Creek Computer Club, QCCC What? The OCCC is committed to helping members learn more about various computing devices, to make it possible to stay in touch with others and enjoy the process, and to learn to use some of the most powerful computing tools that exist today. When? The club…

Don’t miss annual “Christmas at Quail Creek” December 15

Vicky Woods Christmas is coming to Quail Creek! On Sunday afternoon, December 15, bring your decorated golf cart or ATV, best dressed Christmas critter, ugly Christmas sweater, or best dressed elf to the Madera Clubhouse for display, judging and awards. You’ll also be able to vote for the People’s Choice Christmas Tree, visit with Santa…