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Pool Players of The Brooke:

“The Sharkettes” and “Pool Players of The Brooke”



June 25, 2017 

Al-Anon "Back to Basics"   Meetings every Monday at 3:00 pm
in the Bobcat Suite  (lower level of SB One clubhouse--at the end of the hallway)

Come join us!  We have great fun, & the game is just competitive enough to be interesting. 
This is a non-sanctioned game, every Wednesday at the HOA1 Activity Center, 9AM-12:30PM (arrive at 8:45).  Sign-up book is at Activity Center counter. 
Open to all residents and renters of SB1, SB2 & the Ranch.  Coffee is available!
Questions:  Rosemary Marcello -
 Small Slams Bridge Club
Thursdays HOA1 Activity Center
Sign in starts at 12:30PM / Game Time 1PM
Walk-in Pairs welcome by 12:45PM--will be seated after players with reservations
Resident-resident pairs will be given priority seating before resident-guest pairs.)

Interested in improving your duplicate game? This club is for you. We are an American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) sanctioned; limited to players with 0-750 Masterpoints.  You don't need to be an ACBL member to play. No partner? No problem! Email us 2 days before a game & we will try to get you one.

Games are $4.  We are open to SB1, SB2, & Ranch homeowners, renters, and their guests.   
Reservations or questions:

Thursday Night Bridge Pairs & Those Who Wish to Join Us

Thursday Night Bridge Pairs is a rubber bridge club. We meet on Thursday evenings at 6:30 in the HOA #1Activity Center. The fee to play is $1.25 per person. The sign-up sheet is located in a white folder on the podium in the HOA#1 Library. We prefer that you bring a partner, but if you need one, an attempt will be made to find one for you if you contact us.

Please phone either Connie Kacer (825-7585)
or Barb Fleming (825-2827) if you have any questions.

Users Group meetings may have been suspended but some instructors are still teaching classes.
Check the website calendar for all summer classes:    


We meet the second Tuesday each month at 3:30 PM at the Activities Center at 64518 Galveston Ln.  Guests are welcome.

Visit our website to learn about events & actions in SaddleBrooke & the Tucson area.  There are lots of opportunities to get involved!                                          


 The SaddleBrooke EZ Riders offer indoor cycling sessions. Each session takes about one hour of your time & offers you an opportunity to give your cardio system a robust workout. You are in total control of the level of intensity you want to experience.   The 45 minute ride also includes stretching before and after the workout. An experienced resident volunteer leads each session, which are choreographed to music.

Annual dues range from ~ $25-$50.   For information: Dave Palmeri -

  SaddleBrooke EZ Riders meet at the MountainView Fitness Center at these times:
Sun. 7:30am & 11:15am    Tue. 2:45 pm & 4:00pm   Fri. 12:15pm   Sat. 7:30am

  Have you ever wondered what it’s like to attend an indoor cycling session (a.k.a. spinning)?
If you’d like to take a free ride with us you are in luck!!
This special ride will take place on Tuesday, July 25 at 4 pm in the MountainView Fitness Center. All that is needed for this ride is a towel and bottle of water.
The ride will be led by Jim Ryan.
To register please
contact Jim at or at 520-825-1309.

The SaddleBrooke Genealogy Club
Meets 1st Thursday of each month 1:00 PM in the Coyote Room   

Back by popular demand…. 
Potluck & Gay Trivia Night
Sunday, July 9, 5:00-7:30 pm
at HOA 1 Activity Center 

 Do you know Freddie Mercury's astrological sign?  Bring your favorite brain food to share
and test your knowledge of fun and (mostly) worthless trivia for prizes and plenty of laughs.
For information contact Jo Ann Ellison.

Answers will NOT be in the form of a question. Or will they? Alt-facts will be disqualified unless truthier.


The horseshoe pits are located in SaddleBrooke between the softball field & the Edwin Rd. wall. Official play is on Tuesday & most Wednesday mornings at 9AM during the winter months 7:00 AM in the summer months. Some people play Friday morning. Or play when you have the urge. The black horseshoe equipment box can be opened with your homeowner’s pool key. All we ask is that you sign a waiver sheet (in the box/leave in the box) before using the equipment. If you decide to become a member, a $10 donation is requested. Come. Relive your youth!

Contacts:  Joe Florito - 818-0363 or Don Stone - 818-1693

The SaddleBrooke Links Players meet for golf every Thursday
& for Fellowship Forum every other Thursday at the HOA1 Coyote North room,
starting with Fellowship at 10AM (topics cover living right today) followed by golf. 
For more information contact
Dave Thomas at 825-3017 / email: 
or Jim Tayburn at 818-1274 / email:  

SaddleBrooke Paper Crafters Club
Our objective is to share ideas & techniques in rubber stamping & paper crafting while creating friendships.  We meet at 1PM the 2nd Wednesday each month in the HOA1 Activity Center, and we also have monthly Saturday workshops taught by a member or a visiting artist.
All SaddleBrooke and SB Ranch Residents are welcome to join.  Annual dues are $20.

Contact Sharon Scanlan: 825-5367 or Opal Larkin: 825-4062

Monthly meetings are on the 2nd Wednesday of each month, in Ballroom East, Mountain View Clubhouse. Guest speakers have included Dr. Zhudi Jasser, representatives from Border Patrol, the NRA, County Sheriff, County Attorney, County Supervisor, State Reps, Senator, & many more.      See our website: 

Agave Front Lounge - Thursdays, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Come to a Rotary lunch & hear a great speaker from the community!  Want to make a difference in the world around you & have fun doing it?  Consider Rotary!  All men and women living and/or working in or near SaddleBrooke are welcome.  Just people getting together to give back to the community & the world. 
For more information contact Steve McNeil,

SaddleBrooke Seniors - What's New?!

SaddleBrooke Singles Club
SaddleBrooke singles (male & female) meets formally once a month to plan a variety of activities in which members can participate as a group. If single in SaddleBrooke and interested in joining us, please contact David Dodd ( - 520-954-5944).

 Saddlebrooke Stroke/ Neurological Support Group
Inviting all those, who are going through the daily physical and emotional times of helping their loved ones maintain their dignity of life, to come to our monthly lunches, meetings for the support from open, free discussion on how to help not only their loved ones, but themselves, the care-giver.
Luncheons are 3rd Friday of month. Reservation must be made RSVP: Esta Goldstein 825-1181 or Any questions or inquiry you can call Esta 825-1181 or Liz Boyd 825-5587.

Come for breakfast & enjoy the fun.  Join a group of Rotarians on Thursday mornings at the MountainView Bistro, East Room at 8AM.  This is a wonderful way to meet new friends & listen to great speakers.  Learn how you can give back to yoru community.  BE A GIFT TO THE WORLD!  For more information, contact Gary Haslett:  825-4442, 

 Tennis players, SaddleBrooke Tennis Club wants you !
STC has much to offer, for every level of player from the beginner to the expert.  Interested in knowing more about tennis at SaddleBrooke?  Visit  then click on About our STC video.

For more information, call the tennis center (825-0255) or Connie Kacer (825-7585)
We look forward to meeting you and seeing you on the courts!


SaddleBrooke Western Heritage Preservation Club 
Now seeking new members for the upcoming season, Sept - April.
Our first meeting is scheduled for Sept. 15, 6:00 PM, 
with guest performer Mary Kaye (
Season Membership Dues are $10 per household. We plan to have at least twelve meetings for the season, each with outstanding performers.

For more information email or call Al Mollenkopf :, 520-850-5636 

  Women on Our Own
for single women in non-committed relationships
Make new friends & participate in fun activities!
If interested, contact Lynn Crookes, 433-9759.

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