Concerts for Casa Kick Off Feb. 20

A great line-up of free concerts is set for each Saturday, Feb. 20 through March 26 at The Shoppes at La Posada. Sponsorships and proceeds from Posada Java during the concert help raise funds for Casa Community Services, providing Adult Day Services, the Casa Community Center, Los Niños del Valle Preschool and Behavioral Health Services to the greater Green Valley area.

Admission is free and each concert begins at noon.

First up is Scattered Grass, a bluegrass band with roots stretching from the East Coast to the West! They’ve become a Tucson area favorite for bluegrass in the tradition of Flatt and Scruggs, Bill Monroe and Jimmy Martin. Come prepared to tap your toes!

Casa thanks our sponsors: KGVY AM-FM radio, The Green Valley News, Diversified Design & Construction , Homewatch Caregivers of Green Valley, Bud’s Drapery Den, Zona Concrete, Access Wisdom, Silverado Technologies, SERVPRO of Southeast Tucson/Sahuarita/Green Valley, Desert Diamond Casinos and Entertainment, Lockton Companies,  Sam Levitz Furniture, Two Girls Pizzeria, Bill’s Home Service, Northwest Medical Center Urgent Care, the Green Valley/Sahuarita Association of Realtors , Simutek,  Interior Logic, Wells Fargo Advisors LLC – Mark Morales Financial Advisor , PC Solutions , Merle’s Automotive, US Foods, the Green Valley Pecan Company , Edward Jones – Skip Breither,  Northwest Medical Center – Urgent Care at Duval Mine Road, CBIZ Benefits and Insurance Services, and Ranchers’ Mercantile of Amado.

Here’s the lineup!

March 5: Crossfire – High-energy, danceable popular tunes

March 12: Mike Finkelstein and Friends – Famous crooners and trumpet greats

March 19: The Arizona Banjo Blasters – Foot-stomping banjo numbers

March 26: The Tucson Retro Rockets – Songs of the 60’s

For real-time concert updates and information, please visit, like,  and watch our Facebook pages: La Posada at Park Centre and The Shoppes at La Posada!

La Posada’s mission :To Maximize the Well-Being of Seniors.

La Posada at Park Centre is Arizona’s 1st accredited  Continuing Care Retirement Community located in Green Valley, AZ, 23 miles south of Tucson.  We offer maintenance-free living choices: apartments, Garden Homes, and Park Centre Homes.

Art Auction to Benefit Community Food Bank is Friday, December 4th!

What makes a great holiday gift?

Unique self-expression!  Or, fine art created by Green Valley’s wonderful artists!

Join us for the 2nd Annual Art Auction at Posada Java on Friday, December 4th, 6 PM.

Come for a great night of music, raffle drawings, fine art, and bidding competition.   Whether one comes to shop, buy, or socialize, your helping a great cause during their most needed time of the year.  Hors d’oeuvres provided.

All proceeds earned and donated at the art auction benefits the Green Valley-Sahuarita Food Community Food Bank.

Now, how does one give art as a gift? We got you covered with these ideas!

Thank you local artisans for donating your works to a great community service.

Free admission. This event is located at Posada Java in the Shoppes at La Posada.

For event updates or art work information, please visit The Shoppes at La Posada Facebook page!

For further information, please dial the Green Valley-Sahuarita Food Bank at 520 -625 -5252.

La Posada’s mission :To Maximize the Well-Being of Seniors.

La Posada at Park Centre is Arizona’s 1st accredited  Continuing Care Retirement Community located in Green Valley, AZ, 23 miles south of Tucson.  We offer maintenance-free living choices: apartments, Garden Homes, and Park Centre Homes.

Have a question about La Posada? Ask Residents on September 30th!

We  know you have questions about La Posada!

Some questions we are asked by future residents:

  • What about the lifestyle?
  • What types of apartments and homes are available?
  • What services and features are included?
  • Can pets move to La Posada?
  • What activities are available to residents?

Now is the time to get your questions answered about La Posada by our residents!

Join us,  Wednesday, September 30th, 10:30 AM for an open question and answer forum with current La Posada residents. Complimentary lunch provided.

To reserve your seat, dial La Posada Marketing at 520-648-8131.

This free event is open to the public. The Ask a Resident Forum is located at the La Posada Recreation Center.

La Posada’s mission :To Maximize the Well-Being of Seniors.

La Posada at Park Centre is Arizona’s 1st accredited  Continuing Care Retirement Community located in Green Valley, AZ, 23 miles south of Tucson.  We offer maintenance-free living choices: apartments, Garden Homes, and Park Centre Homes.


Myth-busting Finance Workshop Set at Two Locations

It’s a common question: “What does it cost to live at La Posada?” The answer to that and several other financial topics will be provided at events being held at two locations in June.

The Madera Clubhouse at Quail Creek is one venue for “Myth-busting Finance Workshop” with a choice of two dates: June 16 or 23, each from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Posada Java will host two more dates for the event: June 18 or 30, from 3-5 p.m. A meal is included at each event.

La Posada staff will explain various financial aspects of living at the Continuing Care Retirement Community including:
• What is a refundable entrance fee and how is it used?
• How do monthly costs compare to my current expenses?
• What are the tax benefits of a not-for-profit continuing care community?

Reservations are necessary. Seating is limited.  Call 520-648-8131 for information or to RSVP. Please join us!

Posada Java Live Music and Performances

Catch these two ongoing events at Posada Java:

The Casa Coffee House at Posada Java is where you can listen to — or come to play — music. The Coffee House takes place on second Wednesdays of each month from  5 to 7 p.m. The format is “open mic” or you can contact Bill McCreery by email to reserve a spot to play.  Free admission.
Posada Java Open Mic is held on the 3rd Saturday of the month from 3 to 5 p.m.  Come and perform or watch the acts for free.

Centenarian Celebration is June 12

The 7th Annual Centenarian Celebration will be on Friday, June 12, 2015.

Any resident from the greater Green Valley area who is turning 100 or more in the year 2015 is invited to the Casa Community Center for special recognition. Guests will be welcomed starting at 9:30 a.m. and the program is from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Click HERE for full information and a questionnaire that asks for brief biographical information for our program and for a commemorative booklet. Please respond prior to May 15 to be included.

What’s New at La Posada? Answers at Free Event!

An open forum to share news with Green Valley area residents is being planned by leaders at La Posada. Attendees will hear about La Posada’s planned senior living community in Oro Valley, expansion of community services for Green Valley, Club Continental – offering access to La Posada’s exclusive fine dining restaurant to members in greater Green Valley – and the success of La Posada enhanced assisted living services.

The free event is planned for 10:30 to noon on May 18 and includes lunch. It takes place in the Recreation Center on the La Posada campus.

To make a reservation, call 648-8131.

Farmers Market Summer Hours

Posada Java

The popular Farmers Market at The Shoppes at La Posada is on its summer schedule. The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the courtyard between Posada Java and the Vensel Treasure Shoppe, at the entrance to La Posada. Come and enjoy the food, crafts and music … each week is different! Stop at Posada Java for great coffee, tea, sweet treats and more!


Concerts for Casa at The Shoppes at La Posada!

Saturday afternoon concerts at The Shoppes at La Posada benefitting Casa Community Services conclude this week with folk singer/composer Amber Norgaard with Sabra Falk. Proceeds from sponsorships and sales at Posada Java during the concerts will help provide Casa’s services including Adult Day Services, Counseling, Casa Community Center and Los Niños del Valle Preschool.

THANKS to the following sponsors: KGVY Radio, Green Valley News & Sun, Legacy Smiles of Southern Arizona, Diversified Design and Construction, US Foods, CBIZ Benefits and Insurance Services, W.F. Stevens Financial Advisors, Bud’s Drapery Den, Bill’s Home Service, Native Gardens of Green Valley, Hospice Family Care, Animal Care Center of Green Valley, Edward Jones – Skip Breither, PC Solutions, Sunland Asphalt, Two Girls Pizzeria and Bistro, Jorgensen Brook Groups, Wisdom Access Eldercare, CareMore Health Plan of Arizona,  Automatic Door Service of Tucson, Green Valley Pecan Co., Lockton, and Green Valley Cooling and Heating. The concert begins at noon and admission is free.