Category: Clubs & Classes

MOAA shares the spirit of the upcoming season

Left to right: MOA Treasurer Peggy McGee presented a check for $2,000 to General MacDonald as Family Readiness Program Manager Barbara Gavre and 1st Vice President for Membership Joe Longo looked on; photo by Betty Atwater

Peggy McGee It was give back time for the Green Valley Chapter, Military Officers Association (MOA) at their October 18 dinner meeting. Guest speaker was Brigadier General Andrew J. MacDonald, Commander of the 162nd Fighter Wing, Arizona Air National Guard. General MacDonald talked about the diverse missions of the unit, with the great emphasis on…

Canadian, EH?

Harry Sawchuk (Even if you’re not, but always dreamt about being a Canadian, you are welcome to join us) The Canadian Club at Quail Creek is an informal group whose members are interested in getting together (occasionally) with fellow Canadian snowbird residents and renters in Quail Creek to meet, mingle, chat, play, share ideas and…

Country Club Dancers now formed

Doug Shumway For lovers of traditional and ballroom dances, the new Country Club Dancers has been formed. Two dances in 2018 have been scheduled for our initial events. The music is traditional ballroom and the dress is dressy casual; no shorts or blue jeans please. In this initial year, 2018, two dances have been scheduled…

Congratulations, Sherry

Susanne Fairman And the winner is… Sherry Morris, an avid golfer and member of Fabrics Plus, a division of the Quail Creek Quilt Covey, is the 2017 winner of the FitNice Challenge, a nationwide sewing competition! Contestants were challenged to design a garment using the FitNice pattern system. Sherrie designed and sewed a knit top…

2017-18 Kino Lecture Series successfully launched

Bonnie Hyra Monday evening October 9, nationally recognized Navajo Rug expert Steve Getzwiller kicked off the first of three educational lectures co-sponsored by QC’s Education Committee and TWOQC’s Scholarship Committee. Getzwiller shared his extensive knowledge of Navajo weavings while the audience was treated to an “up close and personal” examination of rugs from his Nizhoni…

Gingerbread Holiday Luncheon is coming for TWOQC

These gingerbread men will be raffled at the December 11 holiday luncheon; photo by Diane Quinn

Diane Quinn The Women of Quail Creek will have a gingerbread themed holiday luncheon and program on Monday, December 11 in the Madera Clubhouse Ballroom. The luncheon begins at noon with a menu of traditional turkey breast with cranberry walnut dressing, mashed potatoes with gravy and house-made cranberry sauce. Dessert will feature gingerbread cookies with…