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RR now officially Osher LifeLong Learning Institute site

Sherry Jackson, RCI Corporate Communications The University of North Texas has announced Robson Ranch Texas as an official Osher Lifelong Learning Institute site. UNT has offered lifelong learning programs at Robson Ranch since 2013, and the Osher Foundation’s support provides exciting new opportunities for the future. The Osher program, or OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute),…

Texas State Softball Champs

Johnny Blecher and Eddie Reeves The Robson Ranch Texans Men’s Softballers are the 65AA Texas State Champs. The Softball Players Association (SPA) held its Texas Lone Star State Championships in Waxahachie, TX, June 8 and 9. The Robson Ranchers played three games, winning two of their three pool games giving them the championship. The normal…

New Pinnacle Fitness Center now under construction

Sherry Jackson, RCI Corporate Communications Development has begun on a new, multi-million dollar fitness facility at Robson Ranch Texas. The 9,500 sq. ft. under one roof building, Pinnacle Fitness Center, will be located next to the resort-style pool and will feature the latest cardio and weight machines. Treadmills, bikes and elliptical machines will have individual…

Rock N Roll Martini Group pool party

Dave Parker The House Band (host) for the June meeting of the Rock and Roll Martini Group was Monica and Allen Bishop. The Bishops have an outdoor pool in their back yard so the Rockers (members) were prepared for some pool time with temperatures in the 90s. The House Band gets to pick the music/artist…

Robson Ranch July 4th Celebration Line-up

Get your red, white and blue on and join the fun at the annual 4th of July parade! The heart and soul of our parade is the Robson Ranch residents. Clubs, families and individuals are encouraged to participate. You can enter floats, vintage cars, convertibles, motorcycles, decorated golf carts, mopeds, bikes and wagons or just…

Returning to Robson Ranch Colt and the Old 45s

Returning to Robson Ranch! Colt and the Old 45s on Saturday, July 15, 2017 from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m. in the Clubhouse Auditorium. Ticket price is $26 per person. Initially this group was a three-member band in 2007. Colt and the Old 45s quickly grew to an 11-member band in less than 12 months. Impressing…

Tee up of fun at Kiwanis golf outing

Vicki Baker The annual Kiwanis Club Grandparent/Grandchild Golf Outing is the perfect excuse to get out your clubs and play a round of golf and at the same time help the charities supported by the Kiwanis Club. Approaching its ninth year, the golf event is set to happen at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 17,…

July 4th preparations underway

Get your red, white and blue on and join the fun at the annual 4th of July parade! The heart and soul of our parade is the Robson Ranch residents. Clubs, families and individuals are encouraged to participate. You can enter floats, vintage cars, convertibles, motorcycles, decorated golf carts, mopeds, bikes and wagons or just…

Pickleball and Tennis Complex now open

Sherry Jackson, RCI Corporate Communications The expansion of the pickleball and tennis courts at Robson Ranch Texas was completed late April, just in time for the Super Senior International Pickleball Association Circuit event in early May. With the expansion the lighted complex has a total of six tennis courts (two new) and 16 pickleball courts…

Carnival Around the World

Left to right, back row: Kathy Perry, Linda Sorg, Vivian Wright, Millie Aramanda, Cherie Snowden, Charlene Cottingham and Rupa Mathur; middle row: Beverlee Deardorff, Eileen Whittaker and Bernadette Fideli; front row: Vickie Bone and Nancy Toppan

Bernadette Fideli Carnival, also known as Carnaval, Carnevale, Fat Tuesday, Shrove Tuesday, Pancake Day, Fastnacht, Fastelavn and Maslenitsa but better known as Mardi Gras, is celebrated many different ways around the globe. Cities famous for Mardi Gras celebrations include Rio de Janeiro; Venice, Italy; Georgetown, Cayman Islands; Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago; Quebec City,…