Welcome to our Club!
Superstition Mountain

We meet In Person
Wednesdays at 12:10 PM
Gold Canyon Golf Resort
6100 S. Kings Ranch Road
Gold Canyon, AZ
United States of America
 
May be an image of 7 people and people standingCongratulations Club members Jeffrey Mitchell, Terralle Moore and Sarah Snyder on their recent graduation from the 2021 Apache Junction Citizen Leadership Institute. They, (along with other Apache Junction and Gold Canyon residents) put in time and effort to better understand Apache Junction governance and structure.
June 2 Meeting
 
Our speaker was Glen Walp, (former Apache Junction Chief of Police) current President of A.D.O.B.E.  Glen shared a wealth of information about A.D.O.B.E., including information about the early days of Gold Canyon. 
 
Gold Canyon's early days started with being  a cattle ranch and also a dude ranch. Over time property developers have developed the Gold Canyon area to become the community currently enjoyed by the local residents. 
 
In about 1989 there were approximately 300 citizens living in our area who got together and decided they wanted to create some form of comprehensive plan to help guide how the Gold Canyon area would be developed - and A.D.O.B.E. evolved. Names of some individuals who played important roles in the development of the group throughout the years were Rosemary Scherer, Genevieve Bricker, George Johnston, Harold Christ, Sandi Smith, and many others.
 
A.D.O.B.E. was instrumental in creating and owning the publication - 'Gold Canyon Ledger'. Content came from community writers, and advertising was sold to local businesses, with the publication being printed by AJ  Printer, Ray's Printing. This publication became the 'voice of Gold Canyon'. (In the past few years, the publication has been renamed 'Superstition Living', and Ray's Printing has been acquired by Mansur Design Company, who currently publishes the publication. This free publication is delivered at the beginning of each month to AJ and GC community residents via USPS. )
 
Glen talked about issues and concerns that A.D.O.B.E has been involved with for a long time -- ie, highway 60 bypass issues, annexation issues, conservation, business development and other topics that have been important to the Gold Canyon area.
 
(For more information visit A.D.O.BE.'s website - http://www.adobegoldcanyon.org/ orhttps://www.facebook.com/adobegoldcanyon. For more information about 'Superstition Living' and to read the current issue, visit their website -- https://issuu.com/superstitionliving  orhttps://www.mansurdesign.com/supersititon-living )

 

 

Birthdays & Anniversaries
Member Birthdays:
  • Bob Benjamin
    June 13
  • Mike McCord
    June 16
  • Steve Gorman
    June 23
Anniversaries:
  • Ben Fellows
    Peggy
    June 2
  • Jacquie Smith
    John Smith
    June 7
  • Bryant Powell
    Jenny
    June 29
Join Date:
  • Harvey Clark
    June 14, 2008
    13 years
  • Jeffrey Mitchell
    June 17, 2020
    1 year
  • Pat Mitchell
    June 17, 2020
    1 year
  • Roberta Holmes
    June 17, 2010
    11 years
  • Peggy Cabrinha
    June 30, 2006
    15 years

Bulletin Subscribe

Subscribe to our eBulletin and stay up to date on the latest news and events.