Clubs And Organizations


Sons of the American Revolution

The Rim Country Chapter of Sons of the American Revolution will meet at 8 a.m., Saturday, April 21 at Tiny’s Restaurant, 600 E. Highway 260.

Sons of the American Revolution is the leading male lineage society that perpetuates the ideals of the War for Independence. Individuals with an ancestor who supported the cause of American independence during the years 1774-83 are invited to join us and learn more about this worthwhile organization. For further information and assistance in tracing your lineage, contact John Munro at (928) 468-6220.

Payson Lioness Club

The Payson Lioness Club invites women of the Rim Country to become members to benefit many Payson area charities.

Those interested are invited to attend meetings, which take place at 9 a.m., the third Saturday of the month at Tiny’s Restaurant, 600 E. Highway 260.

For more information, call Carol at (928)-978-4132.

Daughters of the American Revolution

The Mogollon Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met for lunch to celebrate their 20th anniversary April 13.

Guests at the meeting were Arizona State Regent Stephanie Troth and Arizona State Corresponding Secretary Terri Mott. New officers were elected for the 2012-2014 term and include Regent Jan Ransom, Vice Regent Val Sullivan, Chaplain Jo Patterson, Secretary Sandy Carson, Treasurer Kim Riley, Registrar Renee Durfee and Historian Kathy Farrell. The new officers will be installed at the May meeting.

For more information about the Daughters of the American Revolution, please contact Renee Durfee at (928) 472-4338 or Val Sullivan at (928) 978-2454.

Archaeological Society meets Saturday

The Rim Country Chapter of the Arizona Archaeological Society meets the third Saturday of each month at the Church of the Holy Nativity at the corner of Bradley Drive and Easy Street at 10 a.m. At this month’s meeting, April 21, the chapter will present Charly Gullet, author of Engineering Chaco: Anasazi Design Rules on the Chaco Meridian. 

The chapter’s monthly speaking program is free and open to anyone interested in learning about archaeology and Southwest prehistory.  

Unity of Payson

Over the past 38 years, Rev. Sandy Kale has served in five ministries in the 10 Western states.  Kale will speak with members of Unity of Payson on “Useful Keys for Prosperity” from Luke.

The Unity of Payson Sunday service is at 10 a.m. at the office of the Central AZ Board of Realtors, 600 E. Highway 260, Suite 14, across the parking lot from Tiny’s Restaurant. For more information, see the Web site: or call (928) 478-8515. 

XaLt! Worship

XaLt! Worship is aimed at people who wish to explore their walk with God; seekers, de-churched and anyone with questions.

XaLt! is a safe, grace-centered, family-friendly service; casual with energetic music and media.

XaLt! takes place at 6:30 p.m. Sundays in the Log Building on the campus of Mount Cross Lutheran Church, 601 E. Highway 260.

For more information, visit or call (928) 474-2552.

Pine Library Friends

The next meeting for the Pine Library Friends will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, April 23 in the Library Activity Room located just behind the Cultural Hall at the Pine Community Center.

Mary Lou Myers will be the guest speaker. She was instrumental in having the Strawberry School House on Fossil Creek Road placed on the National Historical Register and has a video to share about the event. All are invited. 

Overeaters Anonymous

Are you a compulsive overeater? Do you eat when you’re not hungry? Do you go on eating binges for no apparent reason? Do you give too much time and thought to food? Do you eat sensibly before others and make up for it alone?

If you answered “yes” to the above questions, it is likely that you have or are well on your way to having a compulsive overeating problem. Overeaters Anonymous meets from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays at the Rim Country Health community room, 807 W. Longhorn Road (after turning in the main driveway, turn right at the first driveway. The community room is in the center of the apartment complex).

There are no fees or dues.

Call the following members for more information: Denise (928) 978-3706, Mary Jo (928) 978-4663, or Ted (928) 951-3362.

Payson Area Singles

This group has no dues and no elections.

The Tuesday Morning Breakfast Bunch meets at Tiny’s Restaurant every week at 9 a.m. to visit and plan future activities. On the schedule: Monday Bowling, 10 a.m. first and third Mondays of the month with a discount coupon available; Saturday, May 26, 10 a.m., singles’ private showing of Men In Black at Sawmill Theatres.

All singles are welcome at all events. For more information or to suggest an activity, please call Nadine at (928) 476-4659.


Do you have a loved one or friend with a drinking problem? Do you feel as if you need some support living with the alcoholic in your life? Then please join us for an Alanon meeting. There is help.

We meet at every Monday at 6 p.m. in the St. Philip’s Church Parish Hall. For more information, please call Lynn at (928) 472-8961.

NARFE meeting

The Mogollon Chapter 1235 of the National Association of Active and Retired Federal Employees will hold its monthly no-host luncheon and meeting Wednesday, April 25, starting at 11:30 a.m. and ending at 1:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at Tiny’s Restaurant on Highway 260. This month, the featured speaker will be physical therapist Scott Nossek.

All active and retired federal employees are invited to attend. Please remember to bring a nonperishable food item for the Payson food bank.

For more information, call Dale at (928) 468-6227.

Tuesday Bridge Club results

Winners at Tuesday Bridge Club April 17 were: Kay Hutchinson, first; Diane Baran, second; Peggy Freeman, third.

Play is at 12:15 p.m. every Tuesday at Rim Country Health and Retirement Community. Area residents and guest are welcome.

Please call Bonnie Sheldon at (928) 468-6811 for reservations and information.


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