More Clubs & Interest Groups
Bocce Ball is a SV Chartered Club. Sunland Village has 4 Bocce Ball courts with artificial turf. The Bocce Ball Club meets on Tuesday evenings and one afternoon per week between October through April. Please check the Sunland Journal for current news.
Billiards is a SV Chartered Club. The Billiards Room is located in Building B directly behind the Library (Room 1&2) of the main activity complex at Sunland Village. League play is posted at the Billiards Room. Check our calendar for recreation play times.
Ceramics is a SV Chartered Club. We meet in Room 6 year round. Check the schedule posted on Room 6 for hours when the room is open. We welcome all Sunland residents to join us. We have a club meeting once a month plus a breakfast at Rochester's Family Dining Restaurant.
If you have any questions about the Ceramics Club, please stop by Room 6 during open hours and a volunteer monitor would be happy to help you. We are open on Wednesday evenings for those who are working or unavailable during the day. We hope to see you!
We meet year round in the Sunset Room located south of the Auditorium behind Building A. Our group is open to all Sunland residents. We work on projects, both our own and charity, hold fundraisers and take field trips to explore other quilt shows, shops and more. Please stop by the Sunset Room on any Wednesday or Friday to see what we are working on and learn more about our group.
For information regarding Golf Leagues and the Golf Course, contact the Sunland Village Golf Club Office at 480-924-9099 or the Pro-Shop at 480-832-3691. They also have a website at http://www.sunlandvillagegolfcourse.com/.
The Sunland Village Hiking Club meets and hikes at various locations around the East Valley from October through April. We welcome new members and the following additional information may be helpful to those who are interested in joining us: Hikes are rated as easy (E), moderate (M), or difficult (D). The ratings reflect the hiking distance, change in elevation, along with trail condition and apply to experienced hikers in reasonable condition. Contact the Trail Master prior to a hike to discuss any concerns or questions you may have regarding your ability.
Hikes are scheduled every other Tuesday. There are often hikes that take place on other days of the week, along with hikes on an “unscheduled” Tuesday. We do our best to provide information about an upcoming hike in a timely manner via email. On the day of the hike, arrive at the Auditorium 10 minutes prior to the scheduled departure. Be sure that you have plenty of water and a lunch. Hiking boots or trekking shoes are recommended. We provide the drivers with $5.00 for trips that are 25 miles or less, and $8.00 for trips greater than 25 miles.
Horseshoes is a SV Chartered Club. Sunland Village has 8 Horseshoe Courts. Season play between October and April.
Lapidary/Silversmith is a SV Chartered Club. We have a well-equipped Lapidary and Silversmith shop for resident use. Located between the Wood Shop and Art Room, this group welcomes new members year round! Check the door (Room 8) for hours of when a monitor is available to assist you. We offer a Stained Glass workshop on Tuesday mornings in Room 9 between 9 am - 12 pm.
Shuffleboard is a SV Chartered Club. The Shuffleboard Club is created for the sole purpose of supplying recreational activity for the residents of Sunland Village. We welcome all newcomers to Sunland Village to come out and join us. Lessons and open play are offered on a weekly basis during the months of October-April. All club members are invited to participate in the Sunland League and on or off site tournaments. Tournaments are guided by the National Shuffleboard Rules.
We invite you to join the Sunland Tennis Club! The Sunland Village Tennis Club is a Chartered Club that began in 1976 just shortly after construction of the community and residents purchasing homes. It has grown from 15 members in 1976 to over 120 members today. The Sunland Village Tennis Club participates in the East Valley Senior Tennis League. To learn more about the Sunland Village Tennis Club, please see a member on the courts or Click Here!
Sunland no longer has an official Travel Club but has partnered with Free Spirit Vacations for travel opportunities. They will be onsite the first Tuesday of each month at 12 p.m. in the Auditorium to meet with residents, help them with any travel questions and sign up for trips. They can be reached at 480-926-5547 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are a SV Chartered Club that provides a location, tools, equipment and instruction for residents who are interested in using wood as a media. There are no limitations on projects. A monitor is on duty all hours of the shop being open. The Wood Shop is located in Room 7 (between the Lapidary and Ceramic rooms). Please stop by and visit us, see our equipment and find out how to join our club.
There are many other special interest groups that meet on a regular basis in Sunland Village. Check the Sunland Journal to find a club or group that interests you. All clubs, groups and activities are for Sunland residents and their visiting guests only.