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Wellbeing sometimes means taking a pause and have some plain old fun! We have created a variety of activities for all our Thursday attendees to  bond and network while disconnecting from their everyday routine. Disconnect to Connect!

Please select one daytime event.

Don't miss out on our evening soirée that promises lots of laughter, and hopefully some line dancing. First drink is complimentary, cheers. 

8:30 am - 12:30 pm Golf Outing


Tee Party! Join us for a round of amicable golf in a beautiful outing at the renowned Lookout Mountain Golf Club, This championship 18-hole Troon course combines spectacular scenery with challenging play. If you don't have clubs, Lookout Mountain also offers premium Callaway club rentals. All levels are welcome and encouraged to attend.

9:00 am - 11:00 am Easy Hiking Experience


Take in the fresh air and high desert scenery on any of the moderate king trails accessible from the resort. Walk with an expert hiker and learn about the local flora and fauna of the region.

9:00 am - 2:00 pm School Tours and Organic Lunch


Join us to discover Desert Garden Montessori School, a beautiful Montessori School serving infant through high school children, from ages 6 weeks to 18 years. Learn about their school and enjoy a full organic lunch with ingredients coming from their organic garden and kitchen.

6:30 pm - 9pm Soirée of Fun (and Dancing) at AuntChilada's


Join us for a soirée at the original Aunt Chilada’s Squaw. Not only is Aunt Chilada’s a piece of Arizona history, but the food is genuinely authentic and everything is produced from fresh ingredients daily. Join us for a night of fun, good food, and hopefully some Line Dancing!