Category: November 2017

Youth On Their Own to benefit from holiday spirit

Members of TWOQC have created holiday cards which include a student name and information.

Diane Quinn The Women of Quail Creek and their friends will sponsor 250 students participating in Youth On Their Own (YOTO) this holiday season. Each student will receive a holiday gift bag specifically tailored to their likes, hobbies and needs. Members of TWOQC have created holiday cards which include a student name and information about…

Ancient pottery traditions meet modern innovations

Martin Cota

Ron and Vicki Sullivan Mark your calendars for November 17, 18 and 19. Quail Creek will host the second annual fall Mata Ortiz pottery, Zapotec weaving and Taxco Jewelry show at the Kino Conference Center the weekend before Thanksgiving. Located in the heart of Quail Creek, Kino Conference Center is adjacent to the Pro Shop,…

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…

Quail Creekers Set Sail

Cyndy Gierada Four couples from Quail Creek have just returned from two weeks in New England and Canada, experiencing a fall foliage cruise. After three days in New York City, complete with Katz’s deli sandwiches, Junior’s Cheesecake and fabulous theater, they boarded Oceania’s Insignia for a 10-night cruise from New York to Montreal. Bustling cities…

A new look for the Quail Creek Library

Comfy furniture from the main room of the Quail Creek Grill has been moved into the library.

Susan Warburton With the move of the Quail Creek Grill to Madera Clubhouse, the Quail Creek Library has a fresh new look! In accommodation of the move, the comfy furniture of the main room has been moved into the library which enhances the atmosphere and entices residents to enter. Daily newspapers are available for reading…

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…

Editorial deadline changes this holiday season

Alejandra Wilcox The holidays are almost upon us! Since Christmas is so close to the editorial deadline, we are moving it up. Please have all editorials submitted by 4:00 p.m. on November 21 (for the December issue), and December 21 (for the January issue). Be sure to mark your calendars now! If you have any…

Happy Birthday to you!

Didn’t receive your eBirthday card? Want to submit your name? Need to change or update your email address? Please contact Quail Creek Sunshine by email: quailcreeksunshine@gmail.com; send a text to 444-2575 (no voicemail). A sign-up sheet is also available at the clubhouse in the Sunshine folder. 11/16 Patti Bembe 11/18 Jerry Colbert, Doug Mutter 11/17 Greg Dinnocenti, Mike…

QCVGA sponsors Pearl Harbor Day golf event

Charlie Shultheis The Quail Creek Veterans Golf Association is sponsoring a Pearl Harbor Day Golf Tournament at the Haven Golf Course on Thursday, December 7, 2017. The Haven is located at 110 N. Abrego Drive in Green Valley. Check-in will start at 7:15 a.m. with a Shotgun start at 8:00 a.m. This tournament is open…