Originally Published: August 5, 2015 6 a.m.
August 13 is the Cordes Lakes Community Association General Meeting, starting at 7:00 p.m. at 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.
Grand Opening of Ladies & Gents Styling is August 15th from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. There are raffles, prizes, and fun. Come to meet the new owners at 13286 Central Avenue in Mayer.
August 17 is the Fire Board Meeting at 6 p.m. at 11975 S. Highway 69. These are open meetings and the public should be aware of changes at their Fire Department.
August 19 and 27 is Produce at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive. Sign up starts at 7:00 a.m. with distribution after the truck leaves the premises.
Enjoy a free aromatherapy class on August 20 at the Mayer Area Meals on Wheels, 10051 Miami in Mayer. The class is from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. and all are welcome
August 31 to September 3 is the Book Fair at Mayer Elementary School Library. This sale is open to the public with the proceeds going to the school for purchase of new books. Hours Monday through Thursday are 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. On Tuesday, September 1, it will be open from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. For more information, call 928-642-1101.
September 1 a Food Handler's Class will be held at Mayer Meals on Wheels, 10051 Miami. It starts at 1 a.m. and is required for many activities involving volunteers.
Cordes Lakes Days is coming on September 18 and 19. The kick-off dance is Friday, with the parade and events on Saturday. This will be at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.
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 meets at the Cordes Lakes Community Center at each week at 9 a.m. Meetings are open to everyone. Present your ideas for fundraisers, improvements, etc. Volunteers are needed to help work these events. Have kids and don't think you can attend? Plans are to have crafts and coloring for little ones under guidance of the older children while the meeting is held.
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.
Storytime at the Cordes Lakes Public Library is held on the first Friday of the month, with Miss Cindy reading a story to the pre-schoolers at 3 p.m. The library is located at 15989 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.
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.
Love Ministry, providing items to the needy, is located at 14720 S. Stagecoach Trail in Cordes Junction in the mobile at the Extra Self Storage. Hours are 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the third and fourth weekends of the month. For more information or to give a donation, contact Carol Peck at 928- 899-5050.
Mayer Fire has its open board meetings on the third Monday of the month at 6 p.m. at the main location on Highway 69.
American Legion will resume meetings on September 18th. They are held the 3rd Friday of each month at 1:00 p.m. in the Conference Room at the 50s Backseat Diner, 19780 Hitching Post Way.