Get on the bus! Join fall tour of geological wonders

What is your dancing goal?

Lady Putters score again

Lady Putters celebrate Flag Day

What is your dancing goal?

People of all ages take lessons for various reasons, including fun, exercise, social benefits and improved brain function. Resident Pete Prairie’s goal is to refresh his skills and surprise a…

Lady Putters score again

Left to right: Sung Whitehead, Saville Gardner, Sharon Prusak and Peggy Wynkoop all got scores under 40 for the first time in their putting careers; Photo by Sylvia Butler. Yoshie…

Lady Putters celebrate Flag Day

Photo by Sylvia Butler The Lady Putters showed their colors in observance of Flag Day, June 14. Every hole on the putting green sported an American flag to commemorate the…

Color me healthy and beautiful

Every woman can “polish the silver” as we age, and we can continue to shine. Each of us has our own style. You had a style when you were younger; it never goes away! Aging is a fact of life. Growing older is not like it used to be. Look at old photo albums of…

Valley Assistance Services fashion show tickets

  Peggy McGee There are still some tickets at $30 left for the Valley Assistance Services’ (VAS) fashion show on August 20 in the Madera Clubhouse Crystal Ballroom. Doors will open at 11:00 a.m. with lunch being served at noon. You will be treated to a very berry salad and grilled chicken on salad greens…

Word of the Month: Sarcopphagus

  David Zapatka Just having toured the Valley of the Kings and Queens in Luxor, Egypt, my mind is filled with hieroglyphic and sarcophagus images. Touring the tombs of Tutankhamun, Seti 1, Seti 2, Ramses 2 and Nefertari, I was astounded by the beauty, artistry, vibrant colors, carvings and intricate work done by these ancient…

Where were you when…

  Barbara Marriott, a SaddleBrooke author If you are over fifty, you are a walking encyclopedia of historic events. Author Barbara Marriott wants to publish your personal memories and remembrances of historical events during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries in a book titled Where Were You When. So much has happened and so quickly in…

Where in the World is the Crossing?

Where's the shrimp? Becky and Jeff Ashin found the best shrimp in Waimea, Kauai, Hawaii during their May vacation.

  Where in the World are you reading the Quail Creek Crossing? Submissions for the August issue must be received by July 19. No photoshopped pictures will be included and photos must include either the April, May or June issues of the Crossing. A drawing of a $50 Quail Creek Grill gift certificate will be…