Category: Clubs & Classes

Robson Ranch mentors impact children’s lives

Borman Mentors at the CISNT appreciation luncheon at the Circle R Ranch in Flower Mound, TX

Susan Parker The Robson Ranch Mentors volunteer weekly from October through the beginning of May. The mentors help kindergarten, first and second graders with reading and other school subjects. The end-of-year party took place at Borman Elementary on May 4, and Evers final day was May 17. The impact you can make on a child…

Benefits of Ping Pong

Don Pooley Ping pong improves reflex, eye-hand coordination, mental alertness and speed of movement. It also improves balance and lowers the chances of falls and injuries, especially among older people. Playing ping pong can slow the process of cognitive decline that occurs with aging. The social skills and bonds you develop are also beneficial in…

The joys of gardening are bountiful

The Simpson family enjoys their daily visits to their garden boxes.

Judy Ondina Don’t we all enjoy fresh fruits and veggies, especially if you are fortunate enough to be the gardener of these delectable crops? If you have driven near the doggy parks surely you have noticed the box gardens next to the park. These 4 foot by 8 foot plots of dirt are rented by…

The After Schoolers visit the Fort Worth Stockyards

The After Schoolers at the Fort Worth Stockyards

Nancy Burns The weather was beautiful as the members of the After Schoolers experienced a wonderful guided walking tour of the Fort Worth Stockyards. The history of the Old West came alive as our knowledgeable guide, Joel, led us through Mule Alley, the Livestock Exchange Building and the original pens of the Cattlemen’s Catwalk. Joel…

RR Softball vs. UNT

RRSA and UNT Men’s Softball teams

Mark Kellam On Saturday, May 6, Robson softball teams took on University of North Texas (UNT). This was the third year we have hosted the UNT football team for softball, but this year featured a welcome addition of a ladies game. It was a beautiful spring day with blue skies and temperatures in the upper…

Robson Ranch Kiwanis Club enjoys K-Kids presentation

Catherine Jenkins Robson Ranch Kiwanis Club enjoyed a year-in-review slideshow presentation by Michelle Lynn, librarian and co-sponsor of Evers Park Elementary School K-Kids Club supported by the Robson Ranch Kiwanis Club. Along with Hailey Caraway, the school guidance counselor, Ms Lynn organizes service projects for the 100-plus young K-Kids members at their school. Members of…

Spring Bluegrass Festival highlights

Mary Beninato The Robson Ranch Women’s Club “Spring Bluegrass Festival” social was held on May 15 hosted by the Robson Ranch Women’s Golf Association 18-holers. Hee Haw, golf and women socializing; what more could be fun here at the Ranch? The Women’s Club held the social to introduce residents to the club, and the WGA…

This Summer Join Boot Camp At The Ranch

Boot Camp staff, left to right: Wayne D., Barbara S., Bonnie F., Kathy H., Mike S.

Boot Camp at the Ranch started in June of 2015. Since then over 548 Robson Ranch residents have participated and have lost a combined total of over 289 pounds and dozens of inches. They have toned-up, shaped-up, increased their cardio and core strength/balance and reduced medications, all while having fun in a group setting. Why…