Category: November 2018

Word of the Month: Bonhomie

David Zapatka While speaking with friends from out of town at a recent bridge tournament, I heard this description of a mutual friend who was not present, “It’s so refreshing to have a man of his character in our game. He exudes a fresh and easy bonhomie.” Being unfamiliar with the word bonhomie, I had…

Quail Creek Thanksgiving Buffet set for November 22

Join us for the Quail Creek Thanksgiving Buffet on November 22, 2018 at the Madera Clubhouse. Morning seating times are 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30. Afternoon seating times are 12:30, 1:30, 2:00, 2:30, 3:00, 3:30, 4:00. MENU Salad Station: Green salad with assorted dressings; kale; butternut squash; parsnips; pecan; cranberries with crumbled goat cheese; baby beets…

World Travel Agency presentation on November 19

World Travel Agency LLC is presenting AmaWaterways™ with Business Development Manager Brandon Oscarson on Monday, November 19, 2018, at the Madera Clubhouse Crystal Ballroom No. 1 and 2 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. An AmaWaterways river cruise is about more than the destination, it’s the journey. We invite you to take one of our European river cruises,…

Discover Tucson on foot

Bonnie Hyra The TRIPS committee has planned a walking and streetcar tour of Tucson discovering the vibrant scene in downtown and beyond. This tour is designed for Quail Creek residents who would like to get better acquainted with our city. This high-energy tour is scheduled for Thursday, December 6 and will be five hours of…

Coffee with the General Manager

Coffee with the General Manager, Mike Taylor, will be on Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. in the Madera Clubhouse Crystal Ballroom. The guest will be from the Architecture Landscape Committee (ALC). Please join GM Mike Taylor along with his guest from ALC as they discuss current affairs with a question and answer session.

Green Valley MOAA plans holiday dinner

Peggy McGee The Green Valley Military Officers Association Chapter will hold a holiday dinner on Monday, December 10 in the Crystal Ballroom. A social period will begin at 5:00 p.m. with dinner being served at approximately 5:45. Just preceding the meal guests will be entertained with some holiday music. Cost for the dinner will be…

Save the date for Wellness Presentation on December 14

The Wellness Presentation will be held on Friday, December 14, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. in the Madera Clubhouse Crystal Ballroom. The topic is Vascular Disease: Stroke and Cognitive Dysfunction and will be presented by Craig Weinkauf, MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Vascular Surgery, Banner University Medicine Center. As always, all Quail Creek Wellness Presentations are free…

New Mandara model home under construction

The new Mandara model home is currently under construction with an anticipated January 2019 completion date. Part of the Tradition Series, this exciting new home design features open concept living, master bedroom suite, den, two-car garage and a spacious outdoor space with plenty of options designed for casual, yet elegant living and entertaining. The Mandara…