Originally Published: May 27, 2016 5:55 a.m.
Help the American Legion raise flags on the Avenue of Flags, Henry Cordes Park, at 8 a.m. on Monday, May 30, for Memorial Day.
The School Food Program is coming to Cordes Lakes Community Center again this summer. 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. The first day will be May 31 and it ends on July 29.
June 4 is the Ice Cream Social at Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive. Get sundaes, sodas, cones, etc., and bring your friends to join you at a table for board games or card games. This will be from 1 to 4 p.m.
June 7 is Tuesday Planners at the Community Center starting at 9 a.m.
Summer Reading Sign-Up begins at Cordes Lakes Library, 15989 S. Cordes Lakes Drive. You MUST be signed up to be eligible for awards at the end of summer.
June 9 is the General Meeting at Cordes Lakes Community Center at 7 p.m.
New this year for summer fun at the Library is the Wii Tournament. This is open to ages 10 to 14 with the first round and sign-up on June 9 at noon. This event continues through July 28. The Cordes Lakes Library is at 15989 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.
Ronald McDonald will visit the library on June 16 at 3 p.m. and Wildman Phil will bring his friends on June 23 at 4:30 p.m.
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 second 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.
Exercise Class is suspended for May, 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 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 Class is held every Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at the MAAC, 10051 Miami.
Storytime at the Cordes Lakes Library will be suspended for the summer, June, July and August.
Big Bug Gem & Mineral Club holds its 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 members’ homes and vary 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 S. Highway 69.
American Legion meetings are the third Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Conference Room at the 50s Backseat Diner, 19780 Hitching Post Way.