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Dancing with the Quail Creek Stars

Janet Mathis

Dreama Fumia Yes, it’s true! The Utah Ballroom Dance Company is once again bringing its troupe of college dancers to Quail Creek! Our 2015 edition of Dancing with the Quail Creek Stars will be performed on Sunday, March 15 in the Madera Clubhouse Ballroom. This year you’ll be able to see four QC residents (Deb…

New Year’s Eve Party

Join us for the New Year’s Eve party “Fire and Ice” at the Quail Creek Country Club on Thursday, December 31. Cocktails and appetizers at 7:00 p.m.; plated dinner at 8:00 p.m. Menu: First Course – Passed assorted hors d’oeuvres Second Course – Smoked corn croquets served with roasted red pepper sauce Third Course –…

TWOQC thanks residents for generous support of clothing drive

It was smiles all around from tired volunteers and the amazed VA staff members at the end of the successful drive.

Janice Pell Wow! The tremendous outpouring of generosity and support from the community for The Women of Quail Creek’s fifth annual clothing and household goods drive for homeless veterans was overwhelming. Contributions this year more than doubled last year’s donations. When volunteers delivered the donations to the Veterans Administration Hospital in Tucson, the staff was…

Fine Arts Painting Club off to a great start

Madera Canyon, a painter’s delight for Don.

Lee Asbell With the opening of the new Creative Arts and Technology Center just around the corner, Quail Creek now has a chartered club for those interested in all forms of two-dimensional fine arts. The club’s first membership event was held October 29 and now has over 30 members. While the artists wait for their…

Grateful Snowbird

Yasmin John-Thorpe In 2009, when I convinced my husband to purchase a winter residence on Orchid Lane, I had no idea how wonderful that decision would be for me. My husband is the golfer; I’m a writer but with little time to write. Back home, in British Columbia, I organize several literacy programs and my…

“A Shared Table” cookbook sale dates

Janice Pell The holiday season is fast approaching. It’s time to be thinking of gifts to buy and recipes to cook. The perfect solution to filling both needs is TWOQC cookbook, A Shared Table. It is a great gift idea for family and friends or to take for a hostess gift. In the Holiday Favorites…

Interclub celebrates successful season

The 18 Holers Interclub Team

The Quail Creek Ladies Golf Association (18 Holers) interclub team held its end of season luncheon on October 9. Interclub is played during the summer months against other Green Valley golf teams from Canoa Ranch/Torres, Canoa Hills, San Ignacio, Green Valley Country Club and Quail Creek. Each club hosts an event. Co-chairs for Quail Creek…

Annual clothing and household goods drive

Janice Pell Mark the calendar and clean out the closets. Saturday morning, November 1, The Women of Quail Creek will hold its annual clothing drive for homeless veterans and families. TWOQC volunteers will be accepting donations from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. in the parking lot in front of the Madera Clubhouse. Tucson’s VA hospital has…

Enjoy a Howl-O-Ween Party October 24

The 2013 first place winner: the Leibowitz’ Wizards of Oz

Education of pet owners and socialization of our pets is the mission of our Critters Club. October and November events will provide these opportunities. Join us on Friday, October 24 at 3:00 p.m. in our dog park for fun and costume time at our annual Howl-0-Ween party. Everyone is welcome to see our furry friends…

Cookbook sales underway

Janice Pell Entertaining and looking for easy or different recipes? Perhaps you’re looking for a slow cooker meal that can be made ahead of time. Look no further than TWOQC cookbook, A Shared Table. House guests will be sure to love Baked Blueberry and Peach Oatmeal at breakfast. If you’re having a crowd, Fancy Egg…