Pine Library Drama Camp
The Drama Camp, sponsored by the Pine Library, began July 11 and will continue through July 22, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Pine Community Center Cultural Hall. The camp is free.
The camp will be taught by Patti Lawrence and participants will work on the play, “The Trial of Goldilocks” with a public performance TBA.
Payson Area Singles
This group has no dues, no elections and no couples.
The Tuesday Morning Breakfast Bunch meets at Tiny’s Restaurant every week at 9 a.m. to visit and plan future activities.
Members are now planning ahead for Sept. 3 and the group’s Second Annual Potluck and Chili Contest to be held in the Tonto Apache Youth Center. There is also a Cliff Castle bus trip coming up soon and the Senior Circle has invited the group to join its members on the luxury tour bus trips, as well as trips to San Diego and Monument Valley, where there will be a Jeep tour.
For more information call Nadine at (928) 476-4659.
Payson Masonic Lodge
Payson Masonic Lodge #70 F&AM meets every second Tuesday of the month. Dinner for members, their families and guests is at 5:30 p.m. with the meeting at 7 p.m. All members of the fraternity are invited to attend the meetings.
Information about the lodge schedule and Masonry in general can be obtained from lodge secretary Richard Skoglund at (928) 970-1169 or on the Web at www.paysonmason.org.
Bereaved Parents Support Group
The Compassionate Friends offers hope, reassurance, and a safe place to talk about our children with others who understand the pain of losing a child.
Anyone who has lost a child (or grandchild) at any time, at any age is welcome to attend.
We meet on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at 102 W. Roundup, Suite D. For more information, please call Bill Knauss at (928) 978-1492 or visit us at: www.rimcountrytcf.org.
The meeting this month is July 12.
Join the Gila County Sheriff’s Posse
The Gila County Sheriff’s Posse is looking for new members.
The Posse was founded back in 1967 as a volunteer group to serve the Sheriff and the people of Gila County. The Posse is called on for many emergencies such as forest fires, floods and snow.
Meetings are held at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Gila County Sheriff’s Posse building, located just north of Main Street on McLane Road. The public is invited.
Call the Sheriff’s Office at (928) 474-2208, ext. 8978 for further information or visit our Web site www.paysonposse.org.
Payson Pro Rodeo Committee
Payson Pro Rodeo Committee meets the second Tuesday of every month in the Swiss Village Best Western’s conference building at 7:30 p.m. New members welcome.
For information, call (928) 474-8837 or (928) 474-4001.
Computer class and workshop
Introduction to Computers: Class and Workshop, a hands-on class, will be held for the 10th consecutive year at Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church.
The six, two-hour sessions will begin at 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 13 in the parish hall, located at 1000 N. Easy St. Classes will continue through Aug. 17. Refreshments will be available.
Please call (928) 474-3834 and leave a message to reserve one of the eight available computers.
TOPS AZ #527 meets from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. every Wednesday at the Mogollon Health Alliance Auxiliary Activity Center, 308 E. Aero Drive, Payson.
For information, contact Janet Longbotham at (928) 474-9898.
Grief Support Group
The New Hope Grief Support Group is for those who have lost a spouse. It meets from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the Senior Circle, 215 N. Beeline Highway, Payson.
For more information, call (928) 472-9290.
Weight Watchers meets at 5 p.m. every Wednesday at the Masonic Lodge, 200 E. Rancho Road (next to the fire station).
For further information, call 1-800-651-6000.
Rim Country Cowboy Church
The Rim Country Cowboy Church meets at 6 p.m. every Wednesday at Star Valley Baptist Church, 4180 E. Highway 260, Star Valley. The service includes live music by the Country Gospel Misfits. For more information, call (928) 474-5557.
Calling all ladies
Have you ever seen a bunch of senior ladies, wildly dressed? Wearing beautiful, wild Red Hats with lots of feathers? Outrageous jewelry? Ever wonder what they do? Where they go? Wonder no more.
Come to one of Fancy Flair of Red’s luncheon meetings and see for yourself. Good company and door prizes await you — but most of all FUN!
No RSVP needed. If you are 55 to 100, the door’s open. We meet the second Wednesday of every month at different establishments. Contact Queen Mum Mary Smith at 468-8766 for more information.
Rim Country Social Club
Come join the members of the Rim Country Social Club (formerly The Rim Country Singles Club) as they reorganize with a whole new outlook. We want your company whether you’re single, hitched up, coupled up, or split up.
If you are looking for a group to do things with on a regular basis (or just occasionally) we’ll be getting together for dinner at 5 p.m. the second Wednesday of every month at Tiny’s Restaurant to see how much fun we can pack into the next four weeks.
No dues, no officers, no by-laws, bring a blank calendar and a pencil and join in the fun.
Reaching Out Breast Cancer Support Group
The Reaching Out Breast Cancer Support Group meets from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m., the second Thursday of each month at Mount Cross Lutheran Church, 601 E. Highway 260 (just past Safeway).
Contact Ilona, (928) 472-3331 or Arlynne, (928) 474-9568.
TOPS Chapter 373 meets at Shilow Christian Fellowship Hall, 502 E. Rancho Road every Thursday. Weigh-in starts at 7:20 a.m., with the meeting at 8:30 a.m.
For more information, contact Ilona Swenson at (928) 472-3331.
Payson Tea Party
The Payson Tea Party meets every Thursday night (except holidays) at Tiny’s Family Restaurant, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. There are great speakers and/or great interaction each week on local, state and federal issues. All are welcome. Call (928) 468-1131 for more information.
A non-denominational, in-depth expository scripture study is held at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Uptown Espresso, 612 N. Beeline Hwy., Payson.
The group is currently studying through the Gospel of John.
For more information, call Chris at (928) 474-3618.
Rim Country Healing Rooms
Rim Country Healing Rooms now open by appointment at Uptown Espresso, 612 N. Beeline Highway.
To learn more, call (928) 478-7166 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website at www.healingrooms.com.