PebbleCreek Kare Bears

Upcoming Events

Kare Bears is an organization of PebbleCreek volunteers concerned about the welfare of their neighbors within the community.  The primary purpose of this organization is to assist and support residents who are ill or recuperating from illness, surgery or hospitalization. Everyone who lives in PebbleCreek is a member of Kare Bears! 

WINTER HOURS are in effect at Kare Bears House

         9 AM to 3 PM    Monday through Friday
         9 AM to Noon    Saturdays
                    Closed    Sundays

Record-Setting Donation by Wine Club to Kare Bears!

A donation totaling $10,000 was presented to the Kare Bears after the Wine Club’s December Gala. The PebbleCreek Wine Club has donated to Kare Bears from their December Holiday Gala for some years now. At the 2017 annual December Gala the Wine Club hosted a raffle and a silent auction to raise money to assist Kare Bears in meeting their operational goals. Additionally, this year a live auction was held. It presented an opportunity for bids to be made to win a donation from AmaWaterways for a river wine cruise for two to many European locations.

At the silent auction there were donations from Total Wine & More, Tobin James Winery, extensive items from Young’s Market, the Arizona Cardinals, residents Culver and Karen Stone, Gundlach Bundschu Winery, Rombauer Winery, Wagner Family/Caymus Wines, Trinchero Winery, Craggy Range Winery, Paul Hobbs Winery, and Pahlmeyer Winery. All those items were available to win by bids from dinner guests.

Overall the Wine Club, from the three sources of income, raised $10,000 for Kare Bears. The donation presentation was recorded when the Wine Club Board and Auction Coordinator Patti Engelhardt met with Kare Bears Board President Teri Sellers to hand over checks totaling $10,000.

“The generosity of the PebbleCreek Wine Club, not to mention all the effort and work that they put into this event, is overwhelming.  I would like to extend a personal thank-you on behalf of every Kare Bear board member and volunteer to every club member for this wonderful donation,” Teri Sellers told the group as they handed over the checks.

Teri Sellers, President

Monthly Presentation
Wednesday, February 28, 11 AM
EN Ballroom
Sun Health Class #1
Thursday, March 1, 9 AM to  11 AM
TF Sienna Room
Sun Health Class #2
Thursday, March 8, 9 AM to  11 AM
TF Palmero Room
Sun Health Class #3
Thursday, March 15, 9 AM to  11 AM
TF Palmero Room
Sun Health Class #4
Thursday, March 22, 9 AM to  11 AM
TF Palmero Room
Monthly Presentation
Wednesday, February 28, 11 AM
EN Ballroom
Sun Health Class #5
Thursday, March 29, 9 AM to  11 AM
TF Palmero Room
Sun Health Class #6
Thursday, April 5, 9 AM to  11 AM
TF Palmero Room

Thank You For Your Support!

The Kare Bears Board of Directors would like to thank the residents of PebbleCreek for your generous support of our 2017 Support Campaign.  As of the day I am composing this article, we have not only reached but have passed our goal of $35,000!

This money will be used very wisely to improve Kare Bear services to the community.  The first project that we will be undertaking is to computerize our operations.  Later this year we will be checking in with residents to obtain feedback on the services we currently provide to best determine how we are doing and to see if there are areas of change.

As PebbleCreek continues to grow and change, Kare Bears wants to be there for you.  Thank you for your continuing support of Kare Bears!

Teri Sellers, President


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New Classes

Kare Bears is proud to offer the following classes at Pebblecreek in conjunction with Sun Health and the Center for Health and Wellbeing:

March 1 - Your Partners in Health - The Vial of Life Program - Sienna Room at TF
March 8 - What's the Point to Acupuncture  - Palermo Room at TF
March 15 - Memory Care Navigator and Dementia Services - Palermo Room at TF
March 22 - The Link Between Inflammation and Nutrition - Palermo Room at TF
March 29 - Successful Aging in Place and the Importance of Pre-planning to avoid   

                  assisted living or nursing homes - Palermo Room at TF
April 5 - -  Meditation is More than you Think - Palermo Room at TF

Classes are from 9 AM to 11 AM. 

Sign ups are across from the Eagles Nest Pro Shop. 

Sign up for the series or for the class that interests you.

Hilary Coltman, Health & Wellness Director

Signup books for classes are at the Eagles Nest Community Information near the Pro Shop