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The History of Sun City

The Phoenix suburb of Sun City covers 14 square miles, bounded by Olive Avenue, Beardsley Road and 91st and 111th avenues. A planned city from the start, Sun City has become home to many baby boomers, the largest wave of retirees in history. Here’s a glimpse at the 55 year history of the original Sun… Read more

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Sun City West Clay Club “Pot Party”

Since its beginnings in 1984 at the Beardsley Rec Center in Sun City, the Sun City West Clay Club has grown to over 250 members. The original meetings consisted of sharing knowledge about creating clay pottery, throwing on the wheel and handbuilding. Today, the club offers many types of classes and workshops which also includes… Read more