April 28 are food programs at Cordes Lakes Community Association, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive. Sign-up starts at 7 a.m.
April 29 and 30 are Western Trade Days, 12660 Central Avenue, Mayer. Mayer Meals on Wheels is sponsoring the food, and all food proceeds go to the Meals on Wheels program.
The fifth annual Bluegrass Festival will be on April 30 at Arcosanti, opening at 10 a.m. There will be many artists, many bands with music until 6 p.m.
May 2-6 is the annual Mother’s Day Plant Sale at Mayer Meals on Wheels, 10051 Miami St. Various plants, various sizes and prices.
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 is rearranging. They will no longer meet at 6 p.m. on the first Monday. Many of the supporters don’t drive after dark, so meetings will be changed to once per month at 9 a.m. Restructuring and reorganizing of the Tuesday Planning Committee is being done in hopes of streamlining the events and participation. Meetings are open to everyone to present their ideas and to help with fundraising.
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.
Exercise Class is suspended for April, but normally held at Cordes Lakes Community Center. Sessions are Tuesday and Thursday each week from 7 to 8 a.m. That’s eight sessions for only $5. The fee covers the cost of building use. Contact Kimila at 928-713-3782.
Young Lives meets at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, Monday at 6:30 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.
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.
Mayer Fire has its open board meetings on the third Tuesday (Yes, they have CHANGED THE DAY again) of the month at 6 p.m. at the main location on Highway 69.
American Legion meetings changed to the third Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Conference Room at the ’50s Backseat Diner, 19780 Hitching Post Way. The change is to accommodate those still working. Hope to see you on April 20.