Mayer/Cordes Lakes Corridor Briefs

SPECIAL EVENTS

The School Food Program is continuing at the Cordes Lakes Community Center. This program is free to those under 18 years of age. Breakfast is from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., lunch is 11 a.m. to noon Monday through Friday. This program continues through July 29.

Make a Craft Day will be July 22 at Mayer Area Meals on Wheels, 10051 S. Miami in Mayer. This will be from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and will cost $5 per craft. Root beer floats will be available at 11 a.m. for $1.

July 28 at noon is the final day of the Wii Tournament at the Cordes Lakes Library.

Produce will be available at Cordes Lakes Community Center on July 28 with a 7 a.m. sign-up. NOTE: This closes at 9 a.m.

Mayer Community Church presents a free concert by HOPE, a musical ensemble from California Baptist University, at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 28. HOPE provides a fresh and exciting approach to music in a variety of styles, combining musical energy and a high level of excellence. All are welcome. 10001 S. Fifth St. in Mayer. Mayercommunitychurch.com; 928-632-9533.

Dog Show at Mayer Meals on Wheels, 10001 Miami Street, on Aug. 5. Registration starts at 9:30 a.m. and there is a $3 entry fee. Show starts at 10:00 a.m. Win prizes, have fun. There will also be a school supply drive for Mayer Elementary School, so bring a few items to drop in the box to help our children get a good start going back to school.

Aug. 9 is the Planners meeting at the Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive at 9 a.m. Bring your ideas for fundraisers for the community.

The Cordes Lakes Association Meeting will be Aug. 11 at 7 p.m. at the Center.

WEEKLY EVENTS

Bingo is held every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. with sandwiches and snacks available, held at Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive. Jackpot varies weekly.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) is held weekly on Fridays at 20049 E. Club Lane. Weigh-in is at 8:45 a.m., with meetings starting at 9 a.m.

The Tuesday Planning Committee will meet at 9 a.m. on the Tuesday preceding the Board Meeting (which meets on the 2nd Thursday of the month). Meetings are open to everyone to present their ideas and to help with fundraising. This is also the time to present your fundraising information to be placed on the published Community Events list.

United Teens meet every Friday at 11:30 a.m. at the Cordes Lakes Library,

15989 S. Cordes Lakes Drive. This group works together on fundraising and volunteering in the community.

Tea & Sympathy. Join the tea party group on Thursdays from 1 to 1:45 p.m. and enjoy tea, cookies and conversation. It is held at Mayer Meals on Wheels, 10001 S. Miami in Mayer.

Young Lives meets at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, Monday at 7 p.m.

Big Bug Charity Quilters meet every Monday at the Mayer Senior Center, 10051 Miami, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Beading is held Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m. Beading Class is held every Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at the MAAC, 10051 Miami.

Knit and Crochet at Flour Stone Bakery, 12780 Central, Mayer, meets every Thursday at 9:30 a.m. to exchange patterns and conversation. This is in Mayer and diagonally across from the post office.

MONTHLY EVENTS

Big Bug Gem & Mineral Club holds their outings on the third Monday of the month with meetings held the following Tuesday at 7 p.m. at various members’ homes. Contact Ken Dunham at 928-899-6810 for more information. Meetings are held at member’s homes and varies by month.

Mayer Fire has its open board meetings on the third Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. at the main location at 11975 South Highway 69.

American Legion meetings are off for the summer July and August and will resume in September on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 6 p.m. in the Conference Room at the 50s Backseat Diner, 19780 Hitching Post Way.