Clubs at Sun City Anthem
Amateur Radio The club provides FCC/ARRL testing for amateur radio operator licenses. Club members will mentor newcomers to help them pass the exam, to learn about their first buy of amateur radio gear, and the informal and formal protocols to follow when communicating via the vhf and uhf bands.
Anthem Authors This club explores and discusses a wide range of writing topics. The web address is www.anthemauthors.com if you want to find out more information.
Arts and Crafts Club The Arts and Crafts Club aims to promote interest and skills development in various types of arts and creative mediums. There are many types of crafts that are established as groups. We offer activities at all levels, from beginner to advanced. Visit our website at www.sca-acc.com for a full list of all the wonderful classes that are offered!
Aquacize Anyone who enjoys water aerobics and occupies a home in Sun City Anthem is invited to join the club. Membership is only $5 annually, and every month the members celebrate birthdays by going to a luncheon at a local restaurant. You do not need to join the club to attend Aquacize classes.
Ballroom Dance Membership in the Ballroom Dance club is open to all residents. There is one class for beginners as well as for intermediates. Come and join the fun!
Bid Whist This is an awesome Sun City Anthem card club. Bid Whist is a game of social tradition, enjoyed by many people. Players get together to play cards, socialize, listen to great music, and enjoy refreshments. There are always instructors ready to teach any newcomers to the game. The key to this game is playing consistently and knowing good strategies and how to bluff. A major part of the bid whist mystique is bravado, or as some may say, “attitude”!
Billiards The Billiards Club at Sun City Anthem is a social organization whose purpose is to promote interest in all cue sports. It is open to all residents. There are 7-foot and 9-foot tables available for open play, as well as a carom table and a snooker table.
Bocce Club The Bocce Club has its own website, www.scabocceclub.com. Please go there to find out more information if you are interested in playing this fun game.
Book Club Once a month, the Book Club meets to discuss a book that members have read. For more information about the club, visit www.scabookclub.com.
Bowling The Bowling Club serves as an organization to promote bowling for SCA residents who meet the club’s bylaws. The club itself has no dues. Bowling club members have a Thursday bowling league at South Point Bowling Center. It is a closed league and is open only to SCA residents age 55 and over.
Bunco If you can throw dice and count, you can join the club and enjoy this easy to learn and fast paced game. Don’t worry if you have never played before-everyone at your table will be more than happy to help you learn the game. Prizes are given at the end of the night for most Buncos, most wins, and most losses.
Ceramics If you would like to make a functional item for the house or yard, or something decorative as a gift, this club offers a world of possibilities. There is painting, glazing, and fire pieces that are already molded. With a variety of glazes and tools readily available, you can learn something new with every project. Prepare to be inspired!
Chicago The Chicago Club holds events of interest to people from the Chicago-area, those who have family from the area, those who appreciate the great city of Chicago, or anyone who just wants to be around a great group of fun and friendly people. Activities are primarily designed around Chicago themes. Please visit the club’s website, www.scachicago.wordpress.com.
Chinese Heritage The Chinese Heritage Club sponsors group activities and events designed to promote and share Chinese culture and traditions with all CHC members in Sun City Anthem. The club offers such activities as Health Enhancement Gathering, Modern Chinese Dance Workshop, Yuan-Ji Dance, Game Days, Chinese Arts and Crafts Workshop, Mandarin Chinese, and Social Tea Parties. The web address is www.scachc.com.
Computer The Computer Club welcomes any Sun City Anthem resident with an interest in using a computer, tablet, or smartphone. The club has programs for all levels of users, from novice to advanced. Annual dues are $10. Visit the website at www.scacc.com for more information.
Current Events Wanted: SCA members who care about what is happening around the world today and would like to address topical issues. The Current Event club’s only purpose is to meet with friends and neighbors to discuss local, national, or world issues and to have fun doing it. Topics run the gamut of SCA matters to world politics. All points of view are encouraged and welcome. Members represent all points of view from the very liberal to the very conservative and everything in between. Civility is encouraged, controversy guaranteed. Give it a try!
Democrats The SCA Democrats Club continues to take on the critical issues of the day, especially those impacting seniors and their families. Their purpose is to educate, inform, excite, and recruit those who are, or would like to become, committed to making a difference. The club website contains valuable information that is important to the members such as news and events, election, and voter registration information. The web address is www.sca-dems.com.
Duplicate Bridge This game is open to all level of play, from beginner through expert. This is a great opportunity to play this game in a fun, friendly, and competitive environment. Yearly dues are only $10.
Entertainment Members of the Entertainment Club share themes and observations with the board for entertainment ideas. They look for talent on the strip and close by. The board watches YouTube videos of all suggestions. They are then passed on to the program coordinator. Our website is www.scaec.org for more information.
Filipiniana The SCA Filipiniana Club is open to ANY Sun City Anthem resident in good standing; one does not have to be of Philippine heritage. This club aims to preserve, promote, and share the Filipino culture and traditions among all residents of Sun City Anthem. Visit the website www.scafc.org for more information.
Financial The Anthem Financial Club provides timely and educational financial information in a casual, yet professional format. The Financial Club’s website is www.anthemfc.com.
Garden Yes, you can be successful growing many types of cacti, flowers, vegetables, herbs and fruit trees right here in the Las Vegas Valley. Anyone interested in gardening is invited to attend.
Golf (Men’s Golf) The Revere Men’s Golf Club (RMGC) welcomes all SCA residents to join the club. Applications are located in the Pro Shop at Revere or on the website, www.mensrevere.org.
Hand and Foot Hand and foot is a card game related to canasta, in which each player is dealt two sets of cards – the hand, which is played first, and the foot, which is played when the hand has been used up. There are numerous variations of this game and no standard rules. The game is easy to play, other players will show you how. Annual dues are $8.00.
Havurah Friendship circle is the translation of this club name in Hebrew. It is a social group dedicated to celebrating Jewish history and culture. Since 2002, SCA Havurah has been inviting residents to join the circle as we socialize, learn and enjoy the holidays together. The club holds a wide variety of social, cultural, educational, and recreational events throughout the year.
Hiking and Outing Club Many hikes and outings are offered to club members throughout the year. For information about hikes, upcoming away trips, club activities and club contacts, visit http://sunhikers.homestead.com.
How To Can Do Know your wills, trusts, deeds, marital contracts, life insurance and annuities. Morbidity and mortality issues are not just creative liabilities for you and your family. Learn to do the right things by knowing the right questions when it comes to your money. The club aims to impart knowledge and help you make the right decisions for your security and peace of mind.
International Culture Connections The ICCC is dedicated to exploring cultures around the world, promoting young generations that are involved in cultural activities and supporting charitable institutions. If you would like to experience the many cultures of the world with your fellow residents, this may be the club for you!
Italian Forum The Italian Forum Club is focused on having fun Italian style with lots of laughs, good food, and cheer. Everyone is welcome. The club hosts several events each year from Carnivale in February to an extraordinary Xmas party in December. There are photographs of events on YouTube. Please visit the website www.scaitalianforum.com for more information.
Life Long Learners The LLL Center pursues knowledge through lectures and discussions.
Mah Jongg The SCA Mah Jongg Club promotes the recreational, social, and competitive aspects of this enjoyable and popular game. The club has over 320 members and play both American (Western) and Asian versions of the game. The club sponsors training classes for both versions of the game. The club has a Facebook page – search for SCA Mah Jongg . The website address is http://scamahjonggclub.com.
Paddle Tennis Come visit the court dressed to play and one of the members will be happy to hit some balls with you and review the game rules. Paddle tennis is basically half-court tennis with the same scoring and rules, but only half the running and no strenuous overhead serves. Equipment is supplied.
Pan Pan, or Panguingue is a form of rummy played in some California poker clubs. The game is played using eight decks with all eights, nines, and tens removed. Aces are always low; there are no jokers. This is just the very basics. If you want to learn how to play, someone will teach you, or you can talk to one of the players about lessons.
Party Bridge Socializing with one another is key to being a member of this club. They welcome new people to come and play. There is a small beginner’s group if you have not played before or if it has been awhile.
Performing Arts The club is always looking for talent in many areas of performing. Consider singing with the Choraliers, or playing piano with them. Various dance groups are always looking for talented people and new members – no experience necessary. They look for writers for one act plays and always need people to work the equipment and learn the technical side. Backstage help is another option – dressers, prop people, stage hands. Come join this fun group and uncover your hidden talents!
Pet Club The Sun City Anthem Pet Club is a group of SCA residents devoted to improving the health and well-being of all companion animals under their own personal care, as well as those animals who have been abused or abandoned by others. Many members are involved in volunteering and/or fostering for local no or low kill shelters. The club gets together for socialization, information sharing, lending a helping hand, supporting a humane cause, or consolation. If your pet is a vital part of your lifestyle, then go to scapetclub.org and consider joining.
Pickleball Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in America with currently an estimated two million players nationwide. So come on out and discover what all the fun is about! Information about the SCA Pickleball Club is available at anthempickleball.com.
Pinochle The club is open to new members, including novice players and those who many need a refresher course. There is hands-on assistance available. The game is not difficult and members have a single and double –play deck.
Poker The Poker club meets 3 days a week to play a variety of games. You can choose any or all sessions that fit your schedule. We have tournaments, and winners walk away with cash.
Porcelain Experienced members are available to share their expertise in painting on porcelain. Members paint on white glazed porcelain items available from local stores or mail order. The club provides the paints needed as well as some other required supplies.
Republican The purposes of the Republican Club are to promote the principles and core values of the Republican Party by providing a forum for discussion, debate and educational programs for members. The club also seeks to identify, promote, and support Republican candidates for office. You can visit the website www.thercsca.org/ for more information.
RV This club treats itself to great trips, where members do nothing but relax, kick back, have a good time, and enjoy themselves! If this group sounds like something you would be interested in, you can drop by a meeting or call the club president to find out more about all the fun.
Scrabble There are many benefits derived by playing this very popular game called Scrabble. Here are some of them: Memory stimulant, polishes one’s strategy-making skills, strengthens and improves vocabulary, and last of all, Scrabble is fun to play!
Sewing Club The sewing room stays busy as members are stitching lots of items that can be used for your car, your bathroom, your cell phone, and lots more! These items are sold from the Sewing Room. There is a listing of classes and more information about the club at www.scasaq.org.
Shanghai Rummy (Push) If you are interested in playing a different card game, then this might be the one for you! Push is an easy game to learn. Each game consists of seven different variations of Rummy. Score is kept. Push is a fun game, give it a try!
Silver Foxes This is a social and travel club. Members attend concerts, go on cruises and plan fun activities. This is a great club to enjoy adventures and to make memories. The club is open to both men and women.
Singles If you are a single resident of Sun City Anthem and would like to meet other single members, join the club for a meet and greet. Greeters will welcome you and tell you all about the club. You can become a member right then and there. As a member, you can pick and choose club events and be as active and social as you like. Members enjoy cooking meals together, going out to eat, bowling, movies, taking bus trips, and lots more fun stuff!
Softball The Softball Club invites all SCA residents to join in the fun. Members play slow-pitch softball, and both men and women are invited to play. Local parks are utilized for play, usually Anthem Hills Park. Check out the website if you want to learn more. It is www.scasoftballclub.wordpress.com.
Strategy Games This is Sun City Anthem’s newest club. Canasta, Rummikub, Mexican Train, Sequence, Michigan Rummy, Euchre, and Chess are just a few of the games that are played in this club. The members enjoy meeting new people, having fun, learning new games, and boosting their brain function! Most games can be learned in about 10 minutes, and members are happy to teach you. Come enhance your brain power and socialize while having a great time!
Table Tennis Table tennis is a great sport for those want to improve their hand-eye coordination while having fun. Residents of all abilities are welcome to join.
Tennis The tennis club has a newly cushioned tennis court for members to use. The club has a tennis pro that offers free clinics to players (levels 2.5-4.0). They have tournaments, either singles or doubles, or mixed doubles. See you on the court!
Women’s Club This is a social club that plans events and activities for the women of Sun City Anthem. We plan luncheons, local tours, and bowling among other things. Our website has lots of information about the club, including photographs. Go to www.scawc.org to learn more.
Veterans The Veteran’s Club has events that raise money for hard-working nonprofits and organizations that do a lot for veterans here in Henderson and throughout the Las Vegas Valley. Veterans Village is one such organization. It has made a huge difference in the lives of our brothers and sisters who have served. The club’s mission is to help veterans, their families, and our troops on active duty.
Woodchips Woodchips membership is open to all Sun City Anthem residents for a yearly fee. After mandatory safety training, new members will be on their way as woodworkers. You can see pictures of our member’s projects and find out more information at www.scawoodchips.org.