Club-Group-Community Update 

ACTIVE ADULT LIVING

We are a very active community with a wide variety of clubs and groups available to our residents.  Check out our Clubs and Amenities page.

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Sunland Village East - North Entrance

A residential 55+ community.

Office Area

Our office is located on the corner of Farnsworth Drive and Lakewood (2145 S. Farnsworth) in Mesa, AZ

Golf Club

Enjoy playing our superbly conditioned, executive length 18 hole golf course.

Meeting Facilities

Within our community we have several meeting and activity rooms available for Clubs and private parties.

Lakes and Landscaping

The lakes and landscaping within SVE are beautifully maintained.

Recreation Areas

In addition of our softball field we have many other areas set aside for community recreation.

Swimming Pools

There are swimming and therapy pools and spas in both the north and south areas of our community.

Tennis

In addition to a large tennis facility, SVE has shuffleboard, billiard rooms and pickleboard courts, to name just a few.

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CLUB/GROUP/COMMUNITY UPDATE 6/15/2017

 

Club/Group Activities 

Did you know that SVE receives money for each pound of recycle material placed in our community recycle dumpsters.  Smashing or breaking down cardboard boxes before placing them in the dumpster allow more pounds of recycle material to fit in each bin and this, of course, equates to more money for our community.  Please break down all boxes before placing them in our community recycle bins.  Thank You!  

BILLIARDS

Billiards-Ladies - Play times are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. For more information contact Barbara Reinsch, 651-399-0837.

Billiards-Men's - Play times are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8-11 a.m. For more information contact Wayne Berg, 480-354-7583.

CARDS/GAMES

 

“65”– . “65” is on recess until November 5, 2017.  Meetings are in the Small Card Room.  For more information please contact Teresa Peebles, 920-498-0754 or Earl Hoscheit, 715-641-0310. 

 

“500”  –  Meet on Tuesdays 7:00 p.m.,  Mesa Verde Room.  For more information contact Gerrie Mustard, 480-357-2626.

 

Bridge, Duplicate – Every Tuesday and Thursday at 1 p.m. in Ocotillo Room.  Players need to bring a partner.  Dues are $3 per year and the cost per session is $.50 cents, which is all paid out in prize money each session.  Sign up is not required.  New players are always welcome.  For more information contact John Welker, 507-455-2800 or Eileen Condo, 480-986-1348.

Bridge, Social –Will meet on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 1 p.m. in the Ocotillo Room.  Must sign up ahead of time.  For more information please contact Sandi Cole, 480-888-6165. 

Sunday Social Bridge is on recess for the summer and will resume on Oct 1, 2017. Call Mary Jean Crider, 357-9621 for further information.  No need to sign up, but you must bring a partner.

 Thursday evening Bridge is on recess but will resume again in the fall.  Call Bertie Wehr if you have questions, 602-793-7155.

Bunco – Mondays, 12:30 p.m. Ocotillo Room.  For more information contact Nancy Schmidt, 480-588-6501.

Euchre  –  Meets every Saturday at 7 p.m. in Ocotillo Room. For more information, please contact Kathy Meemken, 480-354-1760

Farkle - Meet every Friday at 9:30 a.m. in the Small Card Room.  Stop by and enjoy the fun!  For more information contact Carol Stirling, 480-984-9544.

 

Hand & Foot Card Game –Every Wednesday afternoon in the Mesa Verde Room.   Please check in by 12:20 p.m.  There will be a limit of 16 card tables.  Please wear your name tag.  Paying $.50 cents for each game (2 games played) is optional.  For more information contact Christena “Chris” Van Driel, 480-984-7690.

 

Ladies Texas Hold ’em - Meet on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. Poker Room.  Stop by and enjoy the fun.  For more information contact Gerrie Mustard, 480-357-2626.

 

MahJong – Meet every Thursday and Friday, Small Card Room, 12:30-3:30 p.m.  We can teach you how to play.  Everyone is welcome.  For more information contact Jean Boreman, 480-659-4303.

 

MahJong- International On recess until September.  Meet every Monday at 9 a.m. in the Small Card Room.  For more information contact Roonie Uhrig, 480-984-1092.

Men’s Texas Hold ’em Tuesday evenings, Poker Room 6 - 10 p.m.  For more information contact Ron Borruso, 480-807-6710.

Mexican Train - Rosewood Room from 12:30 -3:30 p.m. every Thursday.  Mexican Train is a variation on Dominoes.   For more information contact Jim Mayberry, 480-986-2275.

Pinochle Meet every Monday and Friday, 7 p.m. Ocotillo Room.  Everyone welcome to join in.  For more information contact Arvilla Larson, 480-380-5154.

Pinochle – 500 – Cribbage & Euchre - Refresher class. Tuesdays, Saguaro Room 1 - 2:30 p.m.  For more information contact Lydia Sobiech, 480-986-9822.

 

Ponytail Card Game Thursday evenings, Ocotillo Room, 6:30 – 9 p.m.  For more information contact Diane Roessler, 480-986-2429.

Rummikub – Tuesday mornings - Play starts at 10 a.m. in the Ocotillo Room.  Please join this friendly group.  Individual scores are not kept and no dues are charged.  Players are encouraged to play with different people each week.  Rummikub rules are easy to learn, however the development of skill evolves with time and practice, which keeps devotees coming back as often as possible.   For more information contact Wanda Cheney, 480-354-9174.

DANCE

Line Dance with Fran  - Line Dance is on recess for the summer. Meet every Wednesday, 9 -11:30 a.m. in the Oakwood Room.  For more information contact Fran, 480-491-5190. 

Square Dancing Square Dancing is on recess for the summer.  Oakwood Room - Monday’s 9 - 11 a.m. and Wednesdays 7–9 p.m.  A class will also meet in the Mesa Verde Room Tuesday’s 9:30-11:30 a.m.   For more information contact Bill Haynes at bhootus7x7@aol.com

Sunsationals Tap Dance ClubTappers are on recess until September 19, 2017.  For more information contact Kathy Betts, 480-319-9036.

GOLF

 

SVE Golf Course League play, regular play, call for tee times, 480-986-4079.  SVE Family Restaurant, 480-354-0202 New hours: Effective May 1, 2017: Mon- Sat 8 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday 8 a.m. – 2p.m.  $5.00 Breakfast 7 days a week 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. w/beverage purchase. Trivia with Kris every Wednesday, Karaoke every Thursday at 5 p.m. Live entertainment 1st Saturday of each month 5-7 p.m.   For more information, contact Jim Peterson 480-406-9196 (golf) or Shirley Schwarz, 360-275-9795 (restaurant).

Couples - Meets in the Auditorium from 5-6 p.m. every Friday night for a social. 

 

Ladies Tuesday and Thursday mornings, SVE Golf Course.  For more information contact Debbie Fish, 480-553-6293.

EXERCISE & HEALTH

Fitness - Gentle Stretch Last class meets June 24th and will resume mid September. Start your day with a gentle stretch and improve full body flexibility.  Join Us in the Oakwood Room, 7:30 - 8:30 a.m., every Saturday, $3.00 pp.  Certified instructor can assist all capability levels; improve your full-body flexibility for optimal mobility, strength, and balance. For more information contact Karen Schriver 480-935-0030 or Jan Vineyard 480-373-5859

Fitness – Gentle Yoga Yoga is on recess and will resume in October.

Classes meet from 9 to10:30 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday.  Oakwood Room, $5.00 pp. per class or 6 classes for $25.00.  Instructor, Pat Murphy (patmurphycarrasco@yahoo.com).  Bring a mat, water, wear comfortable shoes and an open mind to feel good.

 

Low Impact AerobicsAerobics is on recess for the summer. Meet 7:15-8:15 a.m., Oakwood Room, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. $3.00 per class. The instructors will challenge us to keep in shape.  For more information contact Paula Malone, 480-984-8092.

 

Water Exercise – Meet every day at the north pool at 10 a.m. and the South Pools at 7:50 and 9 a.m.  For more information on south pool class contact Lila Brekke, 480-984-0413. For north pool class information, contact Joan Townsend, 480-380-9351.

 

CONDO ASSOCIATIONS

 

Garden Condo I & II - For more information contact Barbara VerSteegh 480-354-2662

 

Garden Condo III – For more information contact David Hurley 480-329-3498

 

Golf Condo I – For information contact Maynard (Pudge) Soderberg (phone number is in the SVE Directory).

 

Golf Condo II – For more information contact Linda DeBoer 515-473-0527 or Lois Jordheim 701-793-4640

OTHER GROUP ACTIVITIES

 

Colorado-Kansas-Nebraska-WyomingFor more information, contact Diana Tohlen, 480-380-2488.

 

Daisy Street Block Watch On recess until November 20, 2017.  Meet the 3rd Monday of the month at 4:30 p.m. in the Mesa Verde Room. 

ARTS/CRAFTS/HOBBIES

Book Club – Meet on the first Tuesday of every month 10 a.m. in the Saguaro Room. For more information contact Annette Alender, 480-380-9536.

 

Ceramic ClubAdditional summer hours for Ceramics Room – Beginning May 1 the Ceramics Room will be “OPEN” with a monitor Wednesday afternoon 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. in addition to Monday, Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9 a.m. until noon.  Formal classes are suspended until October 2017 so there is no class fee during our open hours.  Our monitors and more experienced members are always happy to provide a helping hand to new members.  If you are interested in starting a relaxing, creative hobby and making new friends, drop by the Ceramics Room during our open hours.  Membership dues are $5 for SVE residents.  For more information contact Sherrie Larson, 480-822-7124 or Carol Clark, 480-203-2965.

 

Knitting Group Meet every other Monday (every two weeks), 9:30 a.m., Ocotillo Room.   For more information contact Darlyne Grant, 480-984-8539.

 

Lapidary/Jewelry Club Summer Hours:  Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.  Other times, meet on Monday through Friday 8:30 -11:30 a.m.  Club members are available during all open hours to help.  For more information contact Wayne Gish, 480-984-1086.

 

Art Activities & Classes  – For more information contact Elaine Dube, 480-984-6491.

 

Painting (Open) - Wednesday mornings from 9:30-11:30 a.m. in the Arts & Crafts Room.  For more information contact Claris Olson, 480-357-2550

 

Watercolor Pencil  – Thursday 8:30 -9 a.m. and 11:30a.m. – 12 p.m.in the Arts & Craft Room. For more information contact Elaine Dube. 480-984-6491

Stained Glass – Stained glass is on recess for the summer.  Classes will resume in November.  Meet Tuesday’s at 9 a.m. and Wednesday’s at 1 p.m.  For more information contact Stan Rybuck 480-986-0311. 

Quilting/Sunland Stitchers  –  Meet  every Monday and Wednesday in the Oakwood Room from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.  For more information contact Deb Smith, 641-521-7015.

 

Wood CarversThe Wood Carvers will not be meeting during July or August.  Meet in the Arts & Crafts Room from 12:30 to 3-4 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday. The coffee pot is always on.  We have instructors in chip carving, relief, birds, Kachina and other types of carving.  Come check us out, even if you have never picked up a knife to carve something other than a turkey.  For more information contact Bob, 480-773-9264.

Wood Shop For more information contact Lyn Goodbar, 480-874-3411. 

SPORTS & OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES

Bocce We have open play Monday through Thursday at 6:30 p.m.  Newcomers are always welcome and we have instructors available to teach this fun and easy game.  Join us!  For more information, contact Lois Wierenga,   708-341-4616.

Bocce Club SocialJune Saturday Social has been cancelled and will resume in July.  Meet the second Saturday of every month in the Mesa Verde Room.  Doors open at 6 p.m.  Various card games and board games are played starting at 6:30 p.m.  Bring a snack to share.  For more information contact club president, Lois Wierenga, 708-341-4616 

Mixed Bowling League  Bowling is on recess for the summer and will resume again in the fall.  If you are interested in bowling next season, contact Coreen Renner at 480-830-7572.

 

Horseshoes On recess until November, 2017.  Guys and Gals of all ages are welcome to join us.  We meet at 8 a.m. every Monday at the horseshoe pits to practice.  For more information contact Steve Farnsworth, 480-688-5134.

PickleballScheduled events are over for the summer. Play is now on a drop in basis until the schedule is reposted once summer is over. Many players are there early in the morning and in the evening hours. Join the fun and play Pickleball. 

Ping PongMeeting 10 a.m. to noon, Fridays, Oakwood Room. For more information contact Alan Lewis at 357-2483

 

SVE Softball Club – All residents, male or female are encouraged to join in the fun!  For more information contact Mick Borton, 480-968-8104. 

 

Shuffleboard – Shuffleboard is on recess and will resume in September. For more information contact Curtis Faul 480-245-8326.

 

Tennis ClubWe welcome you to come up to the tennis courts and give tennis a try! It is a fun game for all residents of our community. Beginners are welcome on Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m. where we will have the best tennis coaches available to help you learn. We have a few racquets available for you to use, just wear non-marking tennis shoes and come on up. Bring your spouse or bring a friend, or come alone! Questions? Call Gary Larson 360-481-5178 or email SVETennisPres@gmail.com.

 

Trailblazers Hiking Group Will resume in November. For information see Outlook or contact Connie Bowser, 480-306-8047 or Bob Dever, 480-456-0253. 

Trailblazers Walking GroupWill resume in November. For information see Outlook or contact Sharon Batcher, 480-824-8425.

Volleyball - Court Hours are Monday-Saturday at 8 a.m.  Meetings and potlucks are on recess for the summer and will resume in December. Meetings and a potluck are the 1st Monday of each month, 5 p.m. in the Mesa Verde Room. For more information contact Marcia Gregorac, 347-819-6144.

Volleyball – Water, North Pool –Meet  Mon-Wed-Fri, 2 - 4 p.m.  The summer schedule, with play on Mon-Wed-Fri from 7-9 p.m., will begin on June 19th and continue into September.  Come join the fun. For more information contact Robert Oganovich, 480-357-9303.

OTHER CLUBS & ACTIVITIES

Active Singles - Meet every Wednesday in the Mesa Verde Room for cards and games.   Come at 6 p.m., meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. and the evening ends around 8:30 p.m.   All single men and women are welcome to come join in the fun.  For more information contact Al Thramer, 712-366-9390 or Pat Reed, 847-967-1672

 

Bible Study Bible Study is on recess for the summer and will resume in the fall. The Tuesday Bible Study meets every week in the Oakwood Room at 7 p.m. For more information contact Charlie Simone, 623-202-5391.

 

BingoSnack bar opens at 4:30 p.m.  No person under the age of 18 may purchase packets, play games or claim prizes.  Prize money will vary during the year based on attendance.  Sunland Village East Bingo is played in accordance with the Arizona State Revenue rules and regulations, which are available on the premises along with the prominent display of the SVE Bingo license.  The SVE Bingo Committee thanks you for playing "Bingo" with us!  For more information contact Lydia or Ken Sobiech, 480-986-9822.  Come enjoy friends, fun, food and games.

Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support - Group meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 1 p.m. in the Saguaro Room.  For more information contact Jan Vineyard,        480-373-5859.

Chapel Choir – Is on recess through September. For more information contact Karen Bader, 480-789-0343.

 

Computer Club Regular Monday meetings are on recess for the summer and will resume on September 11, 2017.   Special summer meetings are scheduled for the following dates in the Computer Training facility (north complex) at 9 a.m.- June 19th, July 17th, July 31st, August 7th and August 21st.  The group meetings will feature open discussion on anything related to your personal computer.  Visit our Club’s newsletter by clicking HERE.   Fall/Winter meetings are in the Mesa Verde Room at 9 a.m. every Monday for “Questions and Answers with Joe”, followed at 10:15 a.m. with a special class or presentation. Please check out our website at SVECC.com to confirm dates and view scheduled presentations.  

 

Computer Club Fix-It Tuesdays is available throughout the summer to all SVE residents at the Computer Training Center (North Complex) from 1 to 3 p.m.  There is a fee for computer repairs. For more information contact Joe Zagar, 480-373-9373.

 

Computer Club MAC GroupRegular MAC meetings are on recess for the summer and will resume in September.  During the summer, meetings will be held in the computer training room (north complex),  1-3 pm on the  2nd and 4th Mondays each month (June 12, June 26, July 10, July 24).    During the Fall/Winter, classes normally meet on the 2nd & 4th Monday each month at 1 p.m. in the Mesa Verde Room.  Contact Katie Gertz for more information, 480-330-2547.

Computer Club Digital Photo Group - On recess for the summer and will resume in September.  Meet on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month at 1 p.m. in the Computer Training room.  Contact Mike Dailey for more information, 480-474-4467.

 

Conservative Club - On summer recess until Thursday September 21, 2017.  For more information contact Phyllis Galus at 480-984-4939.

 

Dogs R’ Us On recess for the summer and will return in September 2017. Meetings are held the 3rd Saturday of every month in the Mesa Verde Room at 10 a.m.  All are welcome.  For more information contact Joyce Huettner, 480-380-9620.

 

Drama Club – Please contact Alan Lewis, 480-357-2483 for more information.

 

Family Home Evening Group – Meet the second Monday of every month in the Mesa Verde Room at 6 p.m.   The FHE Group has potluck dinners followed by a wide variety of programs.  For more information contact Darlene Dalley at 480-986-6985.

 

Friendship CircleFriendship Club is on recess and will resume in November. Meetings are normally held the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 8:30-11:30 a.m. in the Mesa Verde Room.  For more information contact Betty Eggland, 480-354-6784.

 

Geneology –  The Geneology Club is on recess for the summer and plan to restart again October 18, 2017.  Club members meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month, 9 a.m. in the Mesa Verde Room.  For more information contact Gary Van Valkenburg, 480-361-5441

Jam Session – Jam Session meets every Friday from 12:30-2:45 p.m. in the SVE Auditorium.  Doors open at noon.  Free admission, 50/50 drawing each week, concession stand open.  All are welcome to attend. 

Pancake BreakfastIs on recess until October.  Volunteers are always needed and welcome.  Please contact Ed Malone for more information on how you can become a volunteer, 480-984-8092.  In season the pancake breakfast is held the first Saturday of the month through April, 7-9:30 a.m., Auditorium. 

Red Hat SocietyOn recess until September 27, 2017.  Meet the 4th Wednesday of each month at 9:30 a.m  in the Mesa Verde Room.  For more information contact Patti Scarborough, 480-838-6415.

Travel Club  - The travel club is on recess for the summer and will resume Thursday, October 19, 2017.  For more information please contact Sharon Kummerfeldt at 406-672-6991. 

 

Ukulele Group:  Meet Wednesdays in the Saguaro room beginning at 2 p.m.  For more information, contact Lyn Langton, 480-380-5165.

 

Veterans ClubThe Club meetings will recess through the summer and resume on October 18, 2017.  The Veterans Club meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month.  Auditorium doors will open at 4:15 p.m., potluck dinner starts at 5 p.m.  Bring a dish that serves 12-15 people.  The business meeting will start immediately after dinner. Dues are $15 per veteran and $15 per spouse.  All veterans (U.S. & Canadian) are welcome to join the club.   For more information contact Linda Hayden, 951-237-8142. 

 

Village Singers – Village Singers are on recess until fall. The singers meet every Tuesday in the Mesa Verde Room, 1- 3 p.m.  The Village Singers are a mixed voice group who work with an excellent director to present a show in the auditorium each March.  The only membership requirement is that you have an interest in singing.  For more information contact Bob or Ardis Golay at 605-641-1800 or Don Courtright at 480-380-7879.

 

Website Updates - Clubs/Activities coordinators please contact Nancy Rogers, support@svehoa.com to add your club activity information to the svehoa.com website.  When contacting Nancy by e-mail, please put “SVE website” or your club name in the subject line.

Women’s Bible StudyIs on recess until the fall.  Normally meet on Mondays from 9:30 a.m. to noon in the Saguaro Room. For more information, call Arlette Mathews 480-807-0868

 

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All Clubs, Groups and Activities Coordinators need to have all E-MAIL information that is to be published to the office no later than 7 to 10 business days prior to the event.

                                                                                           

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