Masks? At this time, there are no changes to GVR’s mask policies. Members are encouraged to stay abreast of recommendations made by public health authorities and make choices according to their circumstances. The Pima County Health Department’s (PCHD) latest health advisory reads, in part,
"PCHD strongly recommends that all Pima County residents 5 and older (including fully vaccinated individuals) wear masks in public indoor settings if six feet of physical distancing can’t be maintained."
GVR continues to closely monitor the changing conditions of the Covid-19 pandemic and will promptly comply with new local ordinances. Staff will continue increased sanitization procedures.
The GVR Foundation has accepted purchase and lease proposals for the Canoa Hills Clubhouse parking lot.
Watch for the Fall Course Catalog and 2021/2022 GVR Live! brochure, expected in centers and online by August 25.
Registration and ticket sales begin at 8am September 1. All the customary methods of registering and purchasing tickets are available (phone, mail, in-person), but if you haven't yet set up an account for online purchases through ActiveNet, GVR's new recreation software, consider it! The new system is clean and easy to use--no hold times, no lines! Click HERE and follow the instructions to set up an account today.
Club & Community Announcements
GVR Needle Arts Club invites ALL GVR members who do any craft with a needle--knitting, crochet, needlepoint, cross stitch, embroidery, hand quilting--anything done with a needle. Currently we meet on second Wednesdays and fourth Fridays at 2pm. Working members are WELCOME! Please let us know which weekday evening would work best for an additional meeting time—we would be delighted to include you. Join us! Email GVRneedlearts@gmail.com.
Clubs offer dance opportunities:
The GVR Argentine Tango Club invites you to join a Milonga (a social dance) atLas Campanas from 6:30-9:30pm tomorrow, August 14. Cost is $10 per person. BYOB and snacks to share. For info email GVRtango@yahoo.com
The GVR Dance Club is hosting a dance on Saturday, August 21 at 6pm at Canoa Hills. Cost is $5 for club members, $8 for all other members and guests.
A blood drive by the American Red Cross is scheduled for Tuesday, August 24 from 8am-1pm at East Center. Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments take priority. To make an appointing call 1-800-Red Cross and use the sponsor code: GVREC
GVR follows local ordinances regarding public health matters. There are currently no ordinances mandating masks. Members are encouraged to stay abreast of recommendations made by public health authorities and make choices according to their circumstances.
The most current Health Advisory from PCHD (Pima County Health Department) reads, in part:
“PCHD strongly recommends that all Pima County residents 5 and older (including fully vaccinated individuals) wear masks in public indoor settings if six feet of physical distancing can’t be maintained.”
Across the GVR campus, members may participate at their discretion, regardless of vaccination status or mask use. This applies to all activities that occur at a GVR facility: classes, socials, club activities, game groups, HOA events, etc. Reminders: