Originally Published: June 8, 2018 5:59 a.m.
The Cordes Lakes Library is currently open for signing up for the Summer Reading Program. There are many events scheduled for the summer, but there is limited space. So be sure to sign up soon.
Flags will go up on the Avenue of Flags on Thursday, June 14 for Flag Day. Any help would be appreciated to raise them at 7 a.m. and take them down at 5 p.m. This is the summer schedule for June and July flag raising.
June 14th Cordes Lakes Community Association Meeting will focus on “Meet the Candidate” So far Judge Rummer, and two candidates for Constable will be speakers. Three candidate are scheduled, so bring your questions and vote for the person you think can do the best job.
Junteenth will be celebrated at Arcosanti with seminars and workshops from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 16th and 17th at a cost of $25 per person. Also on those days from 4 to 10 p.m. will be Jazz Splash featuring a variety of jazz musicians and groups along with
Freedom Dance Party. Cost is $10 per person.
Produce will be available at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, on June 20th & 28th with sign-up at 7 a.m. and doors close and lock at 9 a.m. Please respect your volunteers who are there much earlier to set up and must stay after to take down and clean the area.
Cordes Lakes Library has many events coming in June but dates not yet set.
Watch for specific events and dates next week.
U.S. Flag retirement – A bin has been placed at the Mayer St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store (open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday) for worn U.S. flags. They will be collected by American Legion Post 122 and retired with dignity. If you have a flag ready to be retired, please take it to the Thrift Store.
Self-paced Sign Language class is available at the Cordes Lakes Library, 15989 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.
Bingo is held every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. with sandwiches and snacks available.
The Event Planning Committee meets at 10 a.m. every Monday. 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.
Taco Tuesday at the Center is from 4 to 7 p.m. to either eat there or take-out.
Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts meet at the church at 17330 E. Mule Deer Drive in Spring Valley at 6 p.m. every Wednesday. Scouts learn new skills by earning badges, enjoy camping, hiking, and much more. Contact Garrison Russell at 702-439-7316 for more information or to join.
Story Time at Cordes Lakes Library is at 10:30 a.m. every Saturday. This is followed by a movie.
Young Lives meets at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, at 7 p.m. Mondays.
Big Bug Charity Quilters meet from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. every Monday at the Mayer Senior Center, 10051 Miami. Beading is held at 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Call MOW at 928-632-7511 for more information.
MOPS meets the first and third Fridays at the Mayer Community Church, 10001 Fifth Street in Mayer.
Knit & Crochet meets at 9:30 a.m. Thursdays at Flour Stone Bakery in Mayer. This is for everyone, beginners and advanced. Bring your own project and supplies, help is here.
Peer Tutoring is held after school on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Cordes Lakes Library, 15989 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.
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 member’s homes and varies by month.
Mayer Fire has its open board meetings at 5 p.m. the third Wednesday of the month at the main location, 11975 S. Highway 69.
American Legion meets at 1 p.m. the third Friday of the month at Cordes Lakes Community Center.