Dealing with the dog days of summer at Quail Creek

PCQC photo contest for August 2018 – Shadows

Quail Creek Duffers participate in Folded Flag Foundation’s charity scramble

Beautiful golf outing on a great day for the QCLGA 18-Hole Club

Unit 15 walks to end hunger

PCQC photo contest for August 2018 – Shadows

First place Walls Have Ears by Steve Piepmeier. Second place Heading Home by Jim Burkstrand. Third place Giant Storm Chasers by Janet Wagner. The Photo Club of Quail Creek continued…

Unit 15 walks to end hunger

Unit 15 residents who walked to end hunger. Diane Quinn Current and former residents of Quail Creek Unit 15 joined together to support the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona…

Help the Women of Quail Creek make a difference October 26

Marilyn Miller Saturday, October 26 is National Make a Difference Day, the nation’s largest day of community service. The Women of Quail Creek invites everyone in Quail Creek to participate in their fourth annual clothing drive to benefit homeless veterans in the Tucson area. The drive will be held in the front parking lot at…

Chinese tea ceremony at first TWOQC meeting November 18

Marilyn Miller Zhuping Hodge, owner of Seven Cups, a teahouse in Tucson, will be presenting a Chinese tea ceremony at the November meeting of The Women of Quail Creek. Seven Cups is one of the very first genuine Chinese tea houses in North America and the first to be owned and managed by a certified…

Quail Creek employees are the best

MC Kollschegg Does the number 155 ring a bell? That’s the approximate number of men and women at Quail Creek that work for you. Yes, for you! They clean the clubhouse lounge, library, bathrooms and fitness center; they set up for and clean up after meetings; they trim the trees and spray for weeds in…

Ask an Agent

Dear Crystal: Since I love nature and enjoy my quiet time alone when vacationing, I am writing today to ask you for your opinion about finding a spot that is off the beaten path. I enjoy isolation, so I am looking to travel to places with incredible natural beauty. Can you suggest a vacation spot…

Check Out – Check In

Janet Mills Bunker Hill, a City, a Siege, a Revolution by Nathaniel Philbrick. This is a book that could have been written in three sections. I have read books about the founding of our nation but never one that has so much detail about each section. Philbrick has written a masterful knowledgeable book. In 1775, Boston…

Word of the Month: Qualm

W. Smith The word “qualm” came to my attention this week when I overheard someone say, “She didn’t qualm when I gave her the estimate.” It made me wonder about using qualm as a verb. Still, considering how our language continuously changes, the speaker might just be ahead of her time. Maybe by Halloween we’ll…