Originally Published: June 15, 2018 5:58 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.
From June 4th through July 27th the School Food Program is available at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive. Breakfast is from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., Lunch from 11:00 a.m. to noon. This is free for those under 18 years of age. Not available on July 4th.
Father’s Day Horseshoe Tournament will be held on July 16th at 2:00 p.m. at the field on Brahma & Freemont - next to the Baseball Field - in Cordes Lakes. Food will be available at $5.00 for adults and $2.50 for children. Horseshoe entries are $5.00 per person entered. For more information contact Nick at 808-330-8287.
Junteenth will be celebrated at Arcosanti with seminars and workshops from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on June 16th and 17th at a cost of $25 per person. Also on those days from 4:00 to 10:00 p.m. will be Jazz Splash featuring a variety of jazz musicians and groups along with Freedom Dance Party. Cost is $10 per person.
Help Dad celebrate on Monday, June 18th when Meals on Wheels in Mayer, 10051 S. Miami, will have a special lunch at 11:30 a.m.
Produce will be available at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, on June 20th & 28th with sign-up at 7:00 a.m. and doors close AND LOCK at 9:00 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.
Vacation Bible School will be held at the Mayer Community Church from July 23rd through 26th from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. for ages 4 to 14. Contact Cheryl at 928-237-8493 for more information.
Mayer Community Church is holding Vacation Bible School from July 23rd through the 26th. It is from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. For more information contact Cheryl at 928-237-8493.
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.