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Drive-Thru Food Truck Night  
Thursday, September 24, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

    Starpointe Parking Lot 
    Menus on-site and posted on the @LifeInEstrella Facebook page next week  
    Orders taken by staff at the event; delivered to drivers while they wait!

Recipes and 'Ritas 
Friday, September 25, 6:30-8:00 p.m. 

    Virtual cooking class 
    Mango salsa and guacamole are on the menu  
    Tequila Snobs shares a recipe for the perfect margarita 
    Sign up here and get the ingredient list in advance 

Medicare/Social Security 101 
Tuesday, September 29, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

    Hosted by The Choy/Freberg Group of UBS Financial Services  
    Michelle Jewel, "The Insurance Lady AZ," is a special guest speaker 
    Includes overview on how to sign up for Part D (Drug) Medicare and Q&A session
    Register for this free conference call on until September 25 
    Conference call dial-in information will be provided that day to all registrants 

Spooky Storytime  
Thursday, October 8, 10:30 a.m. 

    Virtual story time 
    Registration includes gift bags filled with Halloween crafts to make at home 
    Stories include How a Spider Saved Halloween by Robert Krauss and What was I Scared of? by Dr. Seuss 
    Gift bags are limited, so register here soon! 

Don't Forget These...

Transportation Art Exhibit

The autumn exhibit will be displayed in the Presidio Art Gallery from September 26 to January 6 and will replace the current Landscape art show. The TRANSPORTATION “Meet the Artists” Reception (possibly virtual) will be held at the Gallery on Friday, October 9. Save the date! 

If you are interested in submitting artwork for the TRANSPORTATION exhibit, the deadline for submissions is August 31. Artists may submit a maximum of two pieces and applications are available at (login required.) Any questions may be directed to Dan Waring at

The Treasure Hunt is On!

It's time to move all of those items taking up space in the garage to the driveway. The Estrella Garage sale is taking place on Saturday, October 17 from 7:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Buyers and sellers are asked to keep the following reminders in mind:

    Residents will conduct their own garage sales the day of the event  
    Residents are requested to remove garage sale signage by 3:00 p.m. on October 17
    Please have hand sanitizer available, wear masks, and ensure six feet of social distance

A "Garage Sale" banner will be displayed the day of the event and event marketing will be provided via the weekly newsletters and LifeInEstrella social media channels leading up to the community garage sale.

No need to sign up, just get ready to set up so there's plenty of room to display the items you are selling at this year's garage sale! 

New Resident Orientation

Are you a new resident of Estrella? Want to learn more about the beautiful community you call home? 

Hosted by our community management team, this free ZOOM presentation will take place on Tuesday, October 20, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. This is a great opportunity to virtually meet other new residents and members of your management team. A Q&A session will immediately follow the presentation, so feel free to come with as many questions as you have. We'll be happy to answer them! 

 Pre-registration is required, so please click below through Monday, October 19, to join us online! 

 We look forward to getting to know you and for you to get to know us.

No Frights, Just Delights, on Estrella's Boo Boulevard 
Drive Thru Halloween Experience

We're getting ready to take Halloween to a ghostly new level on Friday, October 23 from 5:00-9:00 p.m.!  
Be sure to join us for the following ghoulishly fun activities:

    Halloween Photo BOOth: Pose inside your vehicle while a costumed character, fall décor and event signage add to your experience! Your photo will be developed immediately and given to you at the next stop on the tour! 
    Pumpkin Patch: Kids will be given a small pumpkin and a bag of supplies to decorate it. 
    Candy Trail: Kids will be given candy and trinkets while parents drive through the trail. 
    Scarewash or Sweetwash: Choose wisely! A scary or sweet experience is up to you! 

Be sure to register via LifeInEstrella and to sign up for a specific drive-thru time. The cost is only $5/vehicle regardless of the number of occupants. 

Don't be scared... stay tuned to our weekly emails for more details!