Category: March 2024

Rock & Roll Martini Group Rocks Eric Clapton

Dave Parker The February house band (host) for the Rock & Roll Martini Group was Nancy and Jimmy Burns. Jimmy (best known for being the greatest chef in the Navy during his active-duty days) and Nancy chose Eric Clapton as the featured artist for the evening. Eric Clapton is one of the greatest English rock…

Tennis Club Looking Forward to a Fun Year on the Courts

Ralph Berry Spring tennis is in full swing at Robson Ranch, with social events planned and drop-in tennis every week. The Robson Ranch Tennis Club annual meeting was held on Feb. 8 where members learned about planned court improvements, upcoming social events, and updated drop-in and scheduled tennis play. Annual membership in the Tennis Club…

Jewish Friendship Group: Let’s Get Together

Stan Brein The Jewish Friendship Group (JFG) met this past month once again after a year-long hiatus. It is always great to have an opportunity to socialize with folks with whom you have a common heritage. Recent world events make the opportunity to meet and dialogue all the more important. Members were surveyed prior to…

What an Adventure!

Charles Gray, an employee at Robson Ranch, was the featured speaker at the monthly meeting of the Voices United club in February. He talked about his family’s history serving in the military and aviation. His comments reinforced the importance of generational service to the military in our country. The Pentagon estimates 80% of the current…

Do You Have a Safety Net?

Mary Ornberg The Safety Net program is based on a simple premise: A person who is alone (the Home Aloner) and wants the feeling of safety that comes with letting someone know they are okay by a text or phone call checks in daily or twice daily with a volunteer (the Safety Net person) who…

See You at the Home & Garden Show March 16

It’s spring, and our thoughts turn to our homes and gardens! The Women’s Club annual Home & Garden Show will open its doors on Saturday, March 16, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the clubhouse and grounds. This event is free to the public. Look for your favorite home and garden vendor, back by…

The 19th Annual Chefs’ Gala: A Feast Fit for Ancient Rome

Robson Ranch Arizona recently hosted the 19th Annual Chefs’ Gala, an extravagant event showcasing the culinary talents of the Robson Resort Communities. Spearheaded by George Atwell, Vice President of Food & Beverage Operations, who also served as the master of ceremonies for the evening, this year’s Gala transported guests to the days of Ancient Rome…

Holiday Season Sweetened with Cookie Exchange Party

Vicki Baker The most wonderful time of the year brings the most anticipated parties of the year. No, we’re not talking cocktails or dinners. We’re talking cookies—holiday cookies! One of the holiday traditions most eagerly awaited was the baking of Christmas cookies, candies, and bars for the annual Bunco Cookie Exchange Party. Bakers and sweet…