Mata Ortiz Pottery Sale

December 12, 2018 Comments off

There will be a  Mata Ortiz pottery demonstration and sale at the Saddlebrooke One Clubhouse, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, December 15.  The pottery will be sold at wholesale prices–about half the price of Western National Parks Association and other stores, and the quality if better.

New book available:

“Alamos and Arizpe, Sonora and the Anza Trail”.  Published by the Sonoran Department of Tourism and sells for $19.95.  Profits go to the history museum in Alamos.


Spanish Classes – Fall 2018

August 17, 2016 Comments off

 Fall Session2018

SaddleBrooke Class Schedule:
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Oracle Class Schedule:
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La clase de conversación continúa los miércoles, 10:30.   Lugar TBA.


Click here to find out about Study Abroad  


New Videos by Mike Foster

May 19, 2016 Comments off

2018 Study in Cuernavaca

March 14, 2016 Comments off

Immerse yourself in the language and culture of beautiful Cuernavaca.  Live with a family, meet new people, make lifelong friends.  No matter your level, beginner to advanced, Universal, Center for Language and Social Communication will meet your every need.

This year the one-week study at Universal will be followed by a spectacular trip to Oaxaca.

Retiree program, 2018.

Let’s Help Our Sonoran Neighbors

February 27, 2016 Comments off

If you know of a family that is about ready to end their use of child safety seats, please let them know about this opportunity to help other people.

TMC Wants To Recycle, Reuse Your Old Car Seats

Common Ground on the Border

February 16, 2016 Comments off

An interesting, fun, and thoughtful 3-day weekend is offered again this year in Sahuarita, focusing on border issues, music, and the arts. The event is a fundraiser for Common Ground on the Border. All information is here:

Common Ground on the Border

Álamos Film Festival – March 10 – 13, 2016

February 15, 2016 Comments off

The 4th annual Álamos, Sonora Film Festival will take place March 10 – 13, 2016 in the beautiful Pueblo Mágico of Álamos, Sonora.  Make plans to visit this interesting, friendly town.  Stay in lovely hotels and eat delicious food.  You will want to stay forever.

Álamos Tourism Guide

Here is a film by San Pedro River Videos about Four Friendly Trees in the Álamos area. Two films by Mike Foster of San Pedro River Videos will be presented at the festival this year.

Four Friendly Trees

Scroll down below the video to find Fiesta Yoreme and Three Eggs and Three Flowers, both filmed in the Álamos area, and the rest of Mike’s over 200 films which focus on the nature and culture of Arizona and México.