See’s Candy basket winner
Carrol Wendt of Pine, Ariz. was the lucky winner of the Pine Library’s See’s Candy Basket. Carrol took home over $170 worth of See’s Candy to share with her family.
Pine Library still has a small selection of See’s Candy available for sale. Proceeds from this sale help the library purchase new library materials. Pine library is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible. For more information, call (928) 476-3678.
In Payson, See’s Candy is available at Four Season Realty, 1101 S. Beeline Highway, as a fund-raiser for the community projects of the local Soroptimist Club. For more information, call (928) 978-8866.
The Payson Flycasters Club meets Saturday, Feb. 23 at Tiny’s Restaurant, 600 E. Highway 260. Breakfast is at 8 a.m. and the meeting starts at 9 a.m.
The guest speaker is Ben Smith, who will be presenting a program on small stream fishing in Arizona. He will also have a slide presentation. Everyone who enjoys fishing and the outdoors is welcome.
Unity of Payson
Please join us this Sunday as we listen to Rev. Rob Robinson. The title of his talk will be, “Answer the Call...for your free gift!”
Spirit has been calling us individually into a higher state of consciousness and now the call is collective. The second coming is being offered to the entire human race...to witness its own quantum leap and to behold the Global Grace of God.
Rev. Rob is an ordained Unity minister and has served as senior minister in MN and MI, and lead minister of the Unity Village Chapel. He has been actively involved in the Association of Unity Churches International for over 25 years.
Also, Cinnamon Twist will be joining us with their delightful music.
Sunday Services are at 10 a.m. at Central AZ Board of Realtors, 600 E. Highway 260, Suite #14, next to Tiny’s Restaurant. For more information, see our website: www.UnityofPayson.org or call (928) 478-8515.
Pine Library Friends
The Pine Library Friends hold their meetings on the fourth Monday of the month. This month it will be held on Feb. 25th at 10 a.m. in the Library Activity Room located just behind the Cultural Hall in Pine. Everyone is welcome. Come and bring a friend or just meet some new ones. Learn what our little library is all about. Meetings are interesting and refreshments are served.
Rim Country Republican Club
The Rim Country Republican Club will meet Monday, Feb. 25 at Tiny’s Family Restaurant. Members and guests may gather at 11 a.m. to order lunch and to socialize. Beginning at 11:30 a.m., Ron Hitchcock, Payson School Superintendent, will speak. Everyone is welcome to attend. Call Nancy Cox at (928) 472-1172 for more information.
Payson Lions Club
Payson Lions Club will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25 and every fourth Monday of the month. For information and meeting site, please contact Judy at (928) 474-8833 or Bill at (928) 474-2176.
Moose Lodge events
The Loyal Order of the Moose meetings are at 6 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of each month. The Women of the Moose meet at 6 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month at the lodge.
The lodge has a Thursday Fish Fry from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and weekly dinner specials are available.
Anyone interested in community service hours may call the lodge at (928) 474-6212.
Tuesday Bridge Club results for Feb. 19 were: Mary Kemp, first place; Betty da Costa, second; Shirley Schriner, third.
We play at 12:15 p.m. every Tuesday at Rim Country Health and Retirement Community. Area residents and guest are welcome.
Please call Peggy Freeman at (928) 474-4579 for reservations and information.
The Payson Regional Medical Center’s Senior Circle, 215 N. Beeline Highway, will present a program by PRMC pharmacy director Scott Grassel at 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 27. He will discuss superbugs, drug use and interactions and how to properly dispose of medications. Call (928) 472-9290 to reserve a seat.
The Senior Circle is planning a 3-day trip to Las Vegas on March 20-22 to attend a special program featuring Swing, a tribute to Bob Hope, the Andrews Sisters and others. Contact Rene at (928) 472-9290 for more information.
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group
The Payson Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group invites caregivers, families, service providers and members of the community to attend the support group meeting at Payson Senior Center, 514 W. Main St., from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of each month. For additional details, contact Shirley at (602) 697-4870.