MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT EVENT Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens announces the Medicare Open Enrollment Event, to be held Nov. 1 from 10 am – 2 pm at the Superior Senior Center, 360 Main St. Your healthcare changes from year to year, and your health plan may change the benefits and costs, each year, too. Open Enrollment is the one time of year that all people with Medicare can see what new benefits are offered and make changes to their coverage. Medicare Open Enrollment begins Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7.
WALL OF HONOR VFW Post 3584 is seeking photos of veterans and military personnel to be displayed at the VFW Post 3584 of Superior, Arizona. Past veterans, be it you or your husband, wife, father, mother, aunt, uncle, any relative or friend, we want to honor all veterans. To donate photos to be placed on the Wall of Honor, contact Debbie at 689-5820 or Rene at 689-2428 or any member of the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 3584 of Superior, Arizona.
SUPERIOR FOOD BANK FUNDRAISER The Superior Food Bank needs your help in feeding over 150 families for Thanksgiving and Christmas. All it takes is $20 to provide a full meal for one family. Save Money Market will be the drop off point for this special need and there will be other collection points throughout the community.
MIRACLE ON MAIN ST The Superior Optimist Club will be planning their annual Miracle on Main Street event. Any organization or group wishing to get involved with the planning or would like to make a financial contribution should contact Mila Lira at 520-827-0676 or Olga Lopez at 520-827-4119.
SENIOR CENTER SERVICES Superior Senior Center located at 360 West Main Street, Superior, offers meals in the center for a suggested donation of $2 for persons 60 or older, or those who have a disability. The price of a meal for those under 60 is $4. The meals are served at noon. If anyone needs transportation to or from the center, the suggested donation is $1 for those 60 or older. The price is $1 mandatory for those under 60. We ask that you call by 7:30 a.m. to ensure that your ride is provided for you and to verify your location. If you have any questions regarding the Senior Center and services, please call 520-689-5182.
THRIFT STORE The Superior Seniors have a thrift store which takes clean, gently used items to sell. The hours of operation are 9 a.m. to noon. The store is adjacent to the Senior Center. Please come in and browse the selection of household items, books and clothing.
JFK PRESCHOOL John F. Kennedy Elementary Preschool is now accepting applications for the 2012 – 2013 school year. Children must be four years of age by September 1 and parents/guardians will need to provide proof of income, the child’s birth certificate, and immunization records. Applications are available at JFK Elementary School, 1500 Sunset Drive, Superior. For questions please call 520-689-3039.
SUPERIOR ZUMBA CLASSES Attend Zumba classes with Ericka Real Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7 p.m. at the Kennedy Elementary Multipurpose Room behind the front building. Class is free, but donations are welcome. Call 520-827-1163 for more information.
SUPERIOR LIBRARY HOURS Beginning August 20, library hours at the Superior Public Library will be Monday – Thursday from noon – 6 p.m.; and closed on Friday.
SUPERIOR HEAD START PRESCHOOL Superior Head Start Preschool is accepting applications for 3 and 4 year old children. Children must be three years old by August 31. Families must income qualify and have proof of guardianship such as birth certificate or DES certified letter with child’s name and birth date. Children must have the following immunizations: Varicella, 4 DTP, 3 Polio, 1 MMR, 3 Hepatitis B and HIB booster. Call 689-2812 for more information or stop by at 150 Lobb Ave. Monday-Friday 8 am – 4 pm.
FREE DUMP DAY On Sat., Nov. 10, from 7 am – noon, bring household trash, furniture and yard waste to the lot on Mary Dr. Tires and used oils go to public works, next to the police station, on Main St. No concrete, construction or hazardous material. This is Superior residents only. Questions? 602-625-3151.
BENEFIT DANCE A dinner / dance will be held at Los Hermanos on Nov. 10, 2012. Dinner will start at 6 p.m. The dance will begin at 8 p.m. A donation of $10 will cover the cost of both. The All-Star Band along with special guest will be providing the music. There will be plenty of raffles and auction” items throughout the night. All proceeds will go to St. Francis Catholic Church. If you would like to donate a raffle item or help please call Connie Reyna Perez at 602-703-8858 or Olga Lopez at 520-827-4119. The All-Star Band would like to make this an annual event. Please come out and show your support.
PINITOS PARK MADDEN 13 TOURNAMENT Come to Pinitos Park in San Pedro on Sat., Nov. 24, for the 11 am sign-in for a Double Elimination Madden 13 Tournament on XBOX 360. Cost is $5 per player. Call DJ Navarro to sign your team up or catch him on Twitter @DJNavarro6.
PINITOS PARK BASKETBALL TOURNEY Come to Pintos Park in San Pedro on Sat., Nov. 24, for the 9 am sign-in for a 4 On 4 Double Elimination Basketball tourney. Cost is $5 per player. Call DJ Navarro to sign your team up. There is a 16 team limit.
TOWN OF SUPERIOR GENERAL ELECTION Candidate Packets for the Mar. 13/ May 21, 2013 Town of Superior Primary/General Election will be available at the Town Clerk’s Office, Town Hall, 199 N. Lobb Avenue, Superior on Tuesday, Nov. 13. The office of Mayor and three Council Members will be on the ballot. Candidate packets must be turned into the Town Clerk’s office by 5 pm on December 12.