Category: Clubs & Classes

Busy summer for the Quilt Covey

Colleen Curran Taking a break from the summer heat and the monsoons, the members of the Quilt Covey have been busy working on projects for the Fall Festival Arts and Crafts Fair on November 4. Members gathered in the Studio in the Creative Arts and Technology Center throughout the summer to work on group projects…

Welcome Back Democrats BBQ

Carol Smith A Welcome Back Democrats BBQ, sponsored by the Democratic Club of Quail Creek, will take place on Saturday, October 21 at 4:00 p.m. at the Ocotillo Room, Kino Conference Center. Current members, prospective members and all interested are welcome to attend; guests to include our legislative representatives. Reservations are required; please RSVP by…

Attention, nurses!

Marilyn Darcangelo It was reported that there was a lively discussion of The Midwife’s Confession at the September nurses’ meeting. With wine and desserts, most of the discussion questions were answered. Our next meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 8 at 2:00 p.m. at Debra Mallory’s home. The afternoon time is to accommodate our speaker…

August 2017 Photo Contest: Religion

First place: And God Created by Debbie O’Rourke

Jim Burkstrand The Photo Club of Quail Creek continued into 2017 with its monthly members’ contest having a theme “Religion.” This month, even in the summer, it drew another large number of entries – we had 36 shots submitted by members, all of which can be seen on our Flickr site: https://www.flickr.com/photos/129343350@N08/albums/72157689004894225 Debbie O’Rourke won…

All about the homeless veterans

Left to right: Jodi Frederick is all smiles as Peggy McGee and Jim Knox present her a check to support the special programs for the homeless veterans; photo by Betty Atwater.

Peggy McGee Jodi Frederick, clinical director of homeless programs at the Southern Arizona Veterans Administration Health Care System, was the guest speaker at the Green Valley Chapter Military Officers Association dinner meeting on September 20. She was delighted to see the generosity of the members who brought cases of bottled water, snacks and other items…