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The Women of Quail Creek Holds Small Group Classes

Joanna Miller's rock painting

Sharon Pulcinella Thanks to the efforts of the Programs Committee (led by Peggy McGee), members of The Women of Quail Creek enjoyed several opportunities to interact safely, learn, and have fun this month. On Dec. 3, fourteen participants logged in to Zoom to watch Sue Ann Obremski demonstrate how to create a number of different no…

YANA (You Are Not Alone)

Bobbi Gordon Everywhere you go lately, you have been hearing members of The Women of Quail Creek (TWOQC) talk about YANA. You might ask, “What in the world are they talking about?” Committee members Bobbi Gordon (chair), Clarice Sullivan, Pat Neel (advisor), Janice Messer, Laura Colbert, and Peggy McGee will enthusiastically tell you. YANA, the newest…

TWOQC Scholarship Winners Deal With COVID

Left to right: High school students Haley Duncan, Amaya Barnes, and Samantha Witterstauter (Photo by Jim Burkstrand)

Peggy McGee Everyone has been challenged by COVID and that includes The Women of Quail Creek’s scholarship winners. Especially hard hit were the 2020 graduates from Sahuarita and Walden Grove high schools. They did not have a prom, a traditional graduation ceremony, or a party with friends. When September rolled around, they could not attend…

TWOQC Scholarship Committee Sends Thanks

Peggy McGee The members of The Women of Quail Creek’s (TWOQC) Scholarship Committee extend their sincere appreciation to the Quail Creek residents who have supported them by purchasing their remaining inventory of pint glasses, thermal totes, and flashlights since their fundraising activities were shut down by COVID-19. Over the past five years, the Scholarship Committee has…

Time to Renew or Join the Women of Quail Creek

Diane Gordon, Director of Publicity The Women of Quail Creek (TWOQC) is conducting its annual membership renewal drive. Many women have already renewed, but there is still an opportunity to renew your membership. It’s so easy! Just mail a check for $25 made payable to TWOQC to Barb Hunsinger at 2197 E. Desert Squirrel Ct.,…

TWOQC’s Small Group Meetings

Diane Gordon, Director of Publicity, TWOQC The Women of Quail Creek (TWOQC) held the first small group classes in November. Six women plus the presenter gathered outside on the patio to learn something new. A fun and educational time was had by all who attended. On Nov. 12, Ann Nease demonstrated how to recycle the corks…

TWOQC Scholarship Winner Helping COVID Patients

Peggy McGee A 2018 winner of one of the $1,500 Women-in-Transition (WIT) scholarships is helping COVID-19 patients on a daily basis. Because people are rightly concerned about encountering someone who has been in contact with someone with coronavirus, we are not revealing the awardee’s name. Regardless, we wanted the Quail Creek community to be aware…

You Definitely Need a Flashlight Now

Peggy McGee Now that the days are getting shorter, a flashlight could be your best friend. A flashlight could keep you from encountering a snake as you walk from a store to your car, or even as you walk from your house to retrieve your newspaper or mail. An orange flashlight would be the color of the…