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Southern Arizona Clay Artists

Southern Arizona Clay Artists

September 2 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Member artwork will be displayed in the glass cases.   Library Hours: Mon-Wed 9-8, Thu 9-6, Fri 9-5, Sat 10-5, Sun 1-5

The Drawing Studio ~ Art of Summer

The Drawing Studio ~ Art of Summer

September 2 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Artwork from The Drawing Studio’s Art of Summer visual art immersion program for youth will be displayed on the wooden towers.   Library Hours: Mon-Wed 9-8, Thu 9-6, Fri 9-5, Sat 10-5, Sun 1-5

Maker House

Maker House

September 2 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

On display in th ewindowed room.   Library Hours: Mon-Wed 9-8, Thu 9-6, Fri 9-5, Sat 10-5, Sun 1-5

“The Wilderness Act” – Opening Event

“The Wilderness Act” – Opening Event

September 2 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Join us for the opening event of Special Collections newest exhibition, “The Wilderness Act: Arizonans Keeping It Wild for 50 Years,” featuring guest speaker Meg Weesner, retired National Park Service professional and exhibition co-curator. The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

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NEW AURA TRIO “Clarinet Candy” – A Benefit Concert for CPAC

NEW AURA TRIO “Clarinet Candy” – A Benefit Concert for CPAC

September 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The New Aura Trio is comprised of Dr. John Snavely, Dr. Charles Aurand and Kathryn Conner. Dr. Snavely is the Conductor of the Green Valley Concert Band and a member of the Tucson Symphony orchestra. For many years John taught as an associate faculty member at Pima Community College, teaching music history, music appreciation, and... Read more »

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Drop-in Job Help

Drop-in Job Help

September 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Computer instructor is available to answer questions regarding resume writing, online job searching, email accounts, Internet searching and more. Signup is not required.

Individual Job Counseling

Individual Job Counseling

September 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Career Services Unlimited counselor provides free, one-on-one career counseling. Walk-ins are welcome. No appointment is necessary, but sessions are limited to 30 minutes.

Using ReferenceUSA: Tips & Tricks

Using ReferenceUSA: Tips & Tricks

September 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Create lists for marketing purposes with detailed company information including revenues & executive officers, as well as information about consumer & lifestyle interests of potential customers or donors. Small business owners & nonprofit fundraisers are especially encouraged to attend.   Registration is required.  Register online or call Info Line at 791-4010.

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED]

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED]

September 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED] by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield   Directed by Rick Shipman   Featuring Patrick Burke, Matt Copley, & Chris Moseley,   Praised by the LA Times as “wildly funny” and the Montreal Gazette as “the funniest show you are likely to see in your entire... Read more »

Bob Log III with Pork Torta

Bob Log III with Pork Torta

September 4 @ 9:00 pm - 11:55 pm
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Bob Log III, Pork Torta and Hermanitos. $12 at the door. Event listing: http://theflycatchertucson.com/index.php?mode=upcoming&bands=64&eid=70

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Urban Yarns @ the Library

Urban Yarns @ the Library

September 5 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Calling all downtown knitters & crocheters! Meet fellow fiber fanatics, peruse the library’s latest fiber-themed books, & find inspiration for your next project.   Note: No instruction is provided.

Photo Friday: Family

Photo Friday: Family

September 5 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Photo Fridays return with a selection of photographs curated by Becky Senf revolving around the theme of family, presented in conjunction with the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art’s Bill Owens: Suburbia. View unframed photographs pulled from the Center’s collections. Meet in the lobby for free guided exhibition tours at 11:30am and 1:00pm. Image: John Gutmann, “Black Man with Three Little Daughters... Read more »

One Cup Of Java LIVE

One Cup Of Java LIVE

September 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
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KXCI and Maker House present One Cup Of Java LIVE, hosted by KXCI’s morning show quiz master Randy. The games start at 7pm Friday nights at Maker House, 283 North Stone in downtown Tucson. The new 6-week season began August 22nd but you’re more than welcome to come down for a “one off” night of fun,... Read more »

Mavis Staples (KXCI Fundraiser)

Mavis Staples (KXCI Fundraiser)

September 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Soul, gospel, R&B, rock and pop legend Mavis Staples takes the Fox stage on September 5th in a fundraising concert for both KXCI Community Radio and the Fox Tucson Theatre. For complete details and to buy YOUR tickets, please visit http://foxtucsontheatre.org/presents/mavis-staples/

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED]

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED]

September 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED] by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield   Directed by Rick Shipman   Featuring Patrick Burke, Matt Copley, & Chris Moseley,   Praised by the LA Times as “wildly funny” and the Montreal Gazette as “the funniest show you are likely to see in your entire... Read more »

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Volunteer Orientation

Volunteer Orientation

September 6 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
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If you’re wondering how you can help, here’s an opportunity to find out about a wide variety of volunteer opportunities available. Please fill out an application and bring it to the orientation. Please RSVP to Karen at 791-4010 or Karen.Greene@pima.gov for further information needed for this orientation.

Musical Magic for Kids

Musical Magic for Kids

September 6 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Children and families are invited to join in this magical music concert where a string trio will take you on a wonderful journey around the world. You will have the opportunity to learn about the string family through an interactive concert, featuring faculty members of the Tucson Music and Dance Academy. Help Aunt Rhody and... Read more »

Tucson Girls Chorus Open House and Auditions

Tucson Girls Chorus Open House and Auditions

September 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Tucson Girls Chorus is enrolling new members for the new season! Girls entering Kindergarten up to High School are welcome to attend a free Open House on Saturday, September 6th from 10 am to 11:30 am to audition and enroll into the girls chorus for the 2014-2015 year.  Parents/guardians must accompany the girl to... Read more »

The Streets Don’t Love You Back Movement Presents STAND UP ARIZONA

The Streets Don’t Love You Back Movement Presents STAND UP ARIZONA

September 6 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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The Streets Don’t Love You Back Movement Presents STAND UP ARIZONA An anti- gang, drug, violence and abuse awareness conference September 6, 2014 2:00pm- 7:00pm Our movement is striving to educate the youth about the dangers of gangs, drugs, violence and abuse and that there are many alternatives to the gang bangin, thug, drug, husslin, street... Read more »

Contradance

Contradance

September 6 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Contradance presented by Tucson Friends of Traditional Music featuring the Great Bear Trio, a rockin’ contradance band from the East Coast.  Fun, fast paced, friendly, no partner required.  Smoke/alcohol free environment.

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Fiddler On The Roof film screening

Fiddler On The Roof film screening

September 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

This beloved adaptation  of the 1964 Broadway musical of the same name features music composed by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick. The film centers on the Tevye family, a Jewish family living in the town of Anatevka, in 1905 Russia. Anatevka is broken into two sections: a small Orthodox Jewish section; and a larger Russian Orthodox Christian section. Tevye... Read more »

Sleepy Hollow and the Ride of the Headless Stick-Horseman

Sleepy Hollow and the Ride of the Headless Stick-Horseman

September 7 @ 3:00 pm - 4:45 pm
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A fun adaptation of Washington Irving’s classic tale: There is a new school teacher in Sleepy Hollow, and he is the bumbley and awkward Ichabod Crane. Ichabod must compete against Brom Bones to win the heart of the mayor’s beautiful daughter, Katrina Van Tassel. The story concludes with a hilarious ride of the headless horseman.... Read more »

Drink Wine for No Kill Fundraiser

Drink Wine for No Kill Fundraiser

September 7 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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No Kill Pima County and CataVinos Wine Shoppe team up for this fabulous fundraiser designed for wine lovers. Sample 6 wines + snacks. Take a chance on winning raffle prizes for people and pets. Meet an adoptable dog or two from PACC. Mix and mingle with other animal lovers. Buy wine and support a locally-owned... Read more »

Hacienda Del Blues: Kathy Davis & The Groovetones

Hacienda Del Blues: Kathy Davis & The Groovetones

September 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Marty Kool, of KXCI’s Blues Review, joins with Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch to present this weekly live Blues series. This week’s show features Kathy Davis & The Groovetones. This is a great dance band. Kathy sings Blues, Soul & R&B, featuring familiar tunes from Bonnie Raitt, Janiva Magness & more, along with the band’s... Read more »

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Mortal Signs Book Group

Mortal Signs Book Group

September 8 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Mortal Signs book group will meet at 12:00p.m., Monday, September 8th  at Mission Library. The library is located at 3770 S. Mission Road, on the corner of Mission Road and Ajo Way.  The book being discussed is Trunk Murderess, Winnie Ruth Judd by Phoenix author Jana Bommersbach. Call 520-594-5328 for more information.

Drop-in Job Help

Drop-in Job Help

September 8 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Computer instructor is available to answer questions regarding resume writing, online job searching, email accounts, Internet searching and more. Signup is not required.

On a Mission book club

On a Mission book club

September 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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On a Mission book club will meet at 12p.m., Monday, September 8th  at Mission Library. The library is located at 3770 S. Mission Road, on the corner of Mission Road and Ajo Way.  The book being discussed is The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern. Call 520-594-5328 for more information.

Pima County One Stop Career Center

Pima County One Stop Career Center

September 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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A representative of the Pima County One Stop Career Center will be on hand to enroll job seekers into their preparatory skills courses or certificate training programs.

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Volunteer Orientation

Volunteer Orientation

September 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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If you’re wondering how you can help, here’s an opportunity to find out about a wide variety of volunteer opportunities available. Please fill out an application and bring it to the orientation. Please RSVP to Karen at 791-4010 or Karen.Greene@pima.gov for further information needed for this orientation.

Food Truck Confidential, a Catalyst Café

Food Truck Confidential, a Catalyst Café

September 9 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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What is it like to run a food truck business? We will have a panel of local food truck owners sharing what is great, and perhaps not so great about this increasingly popular way to run a business.

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Pablo Picasso & His Women: Goddesses and Doormats

Pablo Picasso & His Women: Goddesses and Doormats

September 11 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Presented by Susie Heintz, a docent from the Tucson Museum of Art. Experience the adoration and contempt Picasso expressed for women through his art. Meet the women who influenced his work.

Gabriel Alaya in Oro Valley!

Gabriel Alaya in Oro Valley!

September 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

A member of the Yaqui people of southern Arizona, Gabriel Ayala is at the forefront of a new generation of Native Americans making a career performing classical music.  He earned a Master’s Degree in Music Performance from the University of Arizona in 1997, has taught at all educational levels from elementary through college, and serves... Read more »

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Grants Databases Open Lab

Grants Databases Open Lab

September 12 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Opportunity for nonprofit & community organizations to research using the Foundation Directory Online & the Arizona Guide to Grants databases with a librarian present to help maximize search results.   Seating at a computer is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tucson Fringe Theater Festival

Tucson Fringe Theater Festival

September 12 @ 6:00 pm - September 14 @ 7:00 pm

Sept. 12th – 14th at both Fluxx and Club Congress in downtown Tucson; learn more at TucsonFringe.org. Fringe doesn’t curate.  Fringe is different.  Fringe loves new work.  Fringe restores the artist’s creative influence.  Fringe doesn’t charge you an arm and a leg.  Fringe doesn’t tell you to eat your vegetables.  Fringe gives all the money... Read more »

Return To Homs

Return To Homs

September 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Multi-award winning documentary about the Syrian conflict from the perspective of a 21-year old freedom fighter who, before the war, was the goalkeeper for the Syrian national soccer team .

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED]

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED]

September 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) [REVISED] by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield   Directed by Rick Shipman   Featuring Patrick Burke, Matt Copley, & Chris Moseley,   Praised by the LA Times as “wildly funny” and the Montreal Gazette as “the funniest show you are likely to see in your entire... Read more »

Restless Heart

Restless Heart

September 12 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Celebrating their 30th Anniversary in 2013,  John Dittrich, Greg Jennings, Paul Gregg, Dave Innis, and Larry Stewart – the men who make up Restless Heart have enjoyed one of the most successful careers in Country Music history, placing over 25 singles on the charts – with six consecutive #1 hits, four of their albums have been... Read more »

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Tucson Fringe Theater Festival

Tucson Fringe Theater Festival

September 12 @ 6:00 pm - September 14 @ 7:00 pm

Sept. 12th – 14th at both Fluxx and Club Congress in downtown Tucson; learn more at TucsonFringe.org. Fringe doesn’t curate.  Fringe is different.  Fringe loves new work.  Fringe restores the artist’s creative influence.  Fringe doesn’t charge you an arm and a leg.  Fringe doesn’t tell you to eat your vegetables.  Fringe gives all the money... Read more »

$2 2nd Saturday

$2 2nd Saturday

September 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Head downtown for another great 2nd Saturday at the Children’s Museum Tucson! The museum is open from 10-5pm and will have $2 admission for everyone in the family. Children’s Museum Tucson is a great place for children and their families to play and learn together. There are 11,000 square feet of exhibits to enjoy fun,... Read more »

Volunteer Orientation: Greyhounds 101

Volunteer Orientation: Greyhounds 101

September 13 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
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Do you have one hour to spare? Southern Arizona Greyhound Adoption is looking for a few enthusiastic people who want to help at the kennel, foster care, meet & greets, transporting, social media, photography, fundraising and more. Find out where you fit in to the circle of transitioning hounds from the track to forever homes.... Read more »

Assistive Technology Orientation

Assistive Technology Orientation

September 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Learn about our new assistive technology.  Library staff will demonstrate our assistive software—MAGic, JAWS, Dragon Naturally Speaking, and WYNN Wizard.   Registration is required and space is limited. Please sign up online or call 791-4010.

Father Kino’s Herbs: Native Herbs to Grow, Harvest and Enjoy

Father Kino’s Herbs: Native Herbs to Grow, Harvest and Enjoy

September 13 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Longtime Tucsonan and award winning garden writer, Dr. Jacqueline Soule, will present this class based on her book “Father Kino’s Herbs: Growing and Using Them Today.”

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Hacienda Del Blues: Black Skillet Revue

Hacienda Del Blues: Black Skillet Revue

September 14 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Marty Kool, from KXCI’s Blues Review, is your host for this weekly live Blues series. This week’s event features Black Skillet Revue. Black Skillet Revue plays Blues, Zydeco, New Orleans R&B & Swing with a touch of Tex-Mex. The band includes Gary Mackender on accordion & piano, Mitzi Cowell on guitar, Karl Hoffman on bass... Read more »

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Business Feasibility: Ready to go from Idea to Reality?

Business Feasibility: Ready to go from Idea to Reality?

September 16 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Do you have a business idea that’s not fully developed? Do you need funding, resources, and guidance? This informative workshop will put you on the right path toward owning your own business.   Registration is required.  Register online or call Info Line at 791-4010.

Carlos Bonell & Brad Richter in concert

Carlos Bonell & Brad Richter in concert

September 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Carlos Bonell is a legend of the guitar world and an expert in Spanish guitar.  His status as one of the most respected guitarists in Europe and the Americas is reflected by his collaborations with artists such as Paul McCartney and Joaquin Rodrigo.  He is joined by Brad Richter, a former student of his at... Read more »

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Individual Job Counseling

Individual Job Counseling

September 18 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Career Services Unlimited counselor provides free, one-on-one career counseling. Walk-ins are welcome. No appointment is necessary, but sessions are limited to 30 minutes.

Lunchtime Literature – Main Library Book Club

Lunchtime Literature – Main Library Book Club

September 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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We will discuss this month’s reading selection, The Circle by Dave Eggers.   You can pick up a copy of this month’s book at the first floor information desk of the Joel D. Valdez Main Library, starting 1:00pm August 21st.

Flavors of Tucson

Flavors of Tucson

September 18 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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The 11th Annual Flavors of Tucson is a unique gourmet experience with Tucson’s Top Chefs assembling for a night of exquisite food, fine wines, and elaborate table décor designed by each chef.  Each guest sits tableside while watching and interacting with the chef throughout the evening as a 5 course dinner paired with wines is... Read more »

Flavors of Tucson

Flavors of Tucson

September 18 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

The 11th Annual Flavors of Tucson is a unique gourmet experience with Tucson’s Top Chefs assembling for a night of exquisite food, fine wines, and elaborate table décor designed by each chef.  Each guest sits tableside while watching and interacting with the chef throughout the evening as a 5 course dinner paired with wines is... Read more »

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Black Cherry Burlesque Presents: Burlesque For The Soul

Black Cherry Burlesque Presents: Burlesque For The Soul

September 19 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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A burlesque show featuring the students of Black Cherry Burlesque’s first mentorship program. All proceeds will benefit SACASA (Southern Arizona Center Against Sexual Assault). An amazing showcase of traditional and neo-burlesque styles from brand new and seasoned artists. In addition to the show, we will be holding a raffle and auction to benefit SACASA. Showings... Read more »

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Bookbike Volunteer Orientation

Bookbike Volunteer Orientation

September 20 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
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Do you love books and bikes? If so, combine these two passions by becoming a volunteer for the Pima County Public Library’s Bookbike Please fill out a volunteer application and bring it with you to the training. RSVP for this training is required – contact Toby or Karen at 791-4010 or email Tobias.Wehner@pima.gov and Karen.Greene@pima.gov.

Beoga, direct from Ireland

Beoga, direct from Ireland

September 20 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Quintet on tour from Ireland playing both traditional and original music on accordions, fiddle, keyboards, bodhran (Irish drum) and vocals returns, with the Tir Conaill Irish dancers.  A high energy young band, Beoga means “Lively” in Irish gaelic.  A full evening of Irish music and dance, and some added honky tonk sounds on some of... Read more »

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Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

September 21 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

Hacienda Del Blues: Ed DeLucia Trio

Hacienda Del Blues: Ed DeLucia Trio

September 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Marty Kool, from KXCI’s Blues Review, hosts this Sunday evening live Blues series. This week The Ed DeLucia Trio plays the Blues. Ed Delucia is one of Tucson’s best guitar players. His Blues is mixed with a Jazz style, and fueled by the energy of Rock & Roll. The band includes Larry Lee Lerma on... Read more »

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Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

September 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

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26th Annual YWCA Women’s Leadership Conference

26th Annual YWCA Women’s Leadership Conference

September 23 @ 7:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Every year the Leadership Conference attracts nearly 500 of Arizona’s top community and academic leaders who are ready to create the change they want to see in their own careers, communities and lives.  This year the Conference features two exciting keynote speakers – Pernille Spiers Lopez, the former CEO of IKEA, and Sudha Ram, an Eller College scholar and... Read more »

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Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

September 24 @ 7:30 pm - September 27 @ 9:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

UA Faculty Artist Series recital featuring Matt Tropman, tuba/euphonium and Michael Dauphinais, piano

UA Faculty Artist Series recital featuring Matt Tropman, tuba/euphonium and Michael Dauphinais, piano

September 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Matt Tropman presents a recital of eclectic repertoire for both tuba and euphonium. Dr. Tropman joins the UA faculty this year after serving as low brass instructor at the University of the Pacific (Stockton, California) and San Jose State University. The program will include both original works and transcriptions, highlighted by a musical depiction of... Read more »

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Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

September 24 @ 7:30 pm - September 27 @ 9:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

Art Adventures on the High Seas – An Art Talk presented by University of Arizona Museum of Art

Art Adventures on the High Seas – An Art Talk presented by University of Arizona Museum of Art

September 25 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Presented by University of Arizona Museum of Art docent Frances Chen. Let us sail the seven seas with artworks from the UA Museum’s collection by artists such as Claude Lorrain, Albrecht Durer, William Hogarth, Winslow Homer, Roy Lichtenstein and many others. We will highlight the artists’ styles and let their visions transport us through time... Read more »

MARIACHI AZTLÁN DE PUEBLO MAGNET HIGH SCHOOL in concert

MARIACHI AZTLÁN DE PUEBLO MAGNET HIGH SCHOOL in concert

September 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mariachi Aztlán de Pueblo was founded in the fall of 1992 as a curricular component within the Pueblo High Magnet School Performing Arts department. The group is currently under the direction of John Contreras, who has been playing the music of the mariachi for more the 25 years.  Comprised entirely of Pueblo High Magnet School... Read more »

Brian Lopez – Two Night Celebration of “Static Noise”

Brian Lopez – Two Night Celebration of “Static Noise”

September 26 - 27
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Hotel Congress & Funzalo Records Present… BRIAN LOPEZ – Two Night Celebration of “Static Noise” Friday, September 26th: Live from club congress w/ Dylan Pratt (9pm, $10/$12, 21+) Tickets - http://www.ticketfly.com/event/634199 Saturday, September 27th: Live from the Copper Hall At Hotel Congress Acoustic Intimate Performance w/ Special Guests (7pm, $10/$12, All Ages) Tickets - http://www.ticketfly.com/event/634273 www.funzalorecords.com www.hotelcongress.com www.brianlopezmusic.com  

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Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

September 24 @ 7:30 pm - September 27 @ 9:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

Brian Lopez – Two Night Celebration of “Static Noise”

Brian Lopez – Two Night Celebration of “Static Noise”

September 26 - 27
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Hotel Congress & Funzalo Records Present… BRIAN LOPEZ – Two Night Celebration of “Static Noise” Friday, September 26th: Live from club congress w/ Dylan Pratt (9pm, $10/$12, 21+) Tickets - http://www.ticketfly.com/event/634199 Saturday, September 27th: Live from the Copper Hall At Hotel Congress Acoustic Intimate Performance w/ Special Guests (7pm, $10/$12, All Ages) Tickets - http://www.ticketfly.com/event/634273 www.funzalorecords.com www.hotelcongress.com www.brianlopezmusic.com  

Using Census Data in Grantwriting

Using Census Data in Grantwriting

September 26 @ 9:15 am - 11:00 am
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Learn how to navigate the Census Bureau’s FactFinder 2 database in order to locate population, housing, education, disability, income, and other information available from the decennial Census and the American Community Survey. Registration is required.  Register online or call Info Line at 791-4010.

American Autumn

American Autumn

September 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Feature documentary capturing the fervor and passion that spread through the nation in fall 2011 with the birth of the Occupy Movement in America which fueled a street revolution and introduced the concept of “the 99%” to define the corporate greed that has crippled the U.S.

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Sunset Saturdays: Antler Room

Sunset Saturdays: Antler Room

September 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us for a fun-filled evening the fourth Saturday of the month June through September, featuring food, drinks and live music. Sunset Saturdays at the Gardens will host a diverse lineup of local musicians; Cafe Botanica will have delicious, local fare for purchase, Isabella’s Ice Cream truck will be back, and a beer and wine... Read more »

Love of Literacy

Love of Literacy

September 27 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Join Children’s Museum Tucson for the 4th annual celebration of the love of reading. Featuring readings by local dignitaries, storybook characters, book giveaways and more to ignite the joy of reading. Free event!  

Love Project 51′s First Annual Suicide Prevention Event

Love Project 51′s First Annual Suicide Prevention Event

September 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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The theme, “No More Silence” hosted by Love Project 51, will be a FREE and PUBLIC event focusing on suicide awareness and information. Special guest speakers will include Tucson’s very own former NFL and University of Arizona football player as well as Baylor Barbee, a best selling author and co-founder of the non-profit organization Rehab... Read more »

28th Annual Great Tucson Beer Festival

28th Annual Great Tucson Beer Festival

September 27 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Ticket price includes an evening of sampling a wide variety of local, regional, national and international beers as well as morsels and samples from many local restaurants. Special guests Lollapaloozers, who play the best of 90′s alternative and grunge rock, open the evening with 80′s and Gentlemen headlining with music from today and the 80′s.... Read more »

Laurie Lewis and Tom Rozum

Laurie Lewis and Tom Rozum

September 27 @ 7:30 pm
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Bluegrass icon Laurie Lewis and partner Tom Rozum will play two shows in Tucson on Sept. 27th & 28th. The shows will be held at the Water of Life Church in central Tucson on Mountain near Ft. Lowell. Also appearing will be local vocal group I Hear Voices! The group is lead by Bobby Kimmel... Read more »

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Lend Me a Tenor

Lend Me a Tenor

September 28 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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The greatest Italian tenor in the world, Il Stupendo, is scheduled to sing the lead in The Cleveland Opera’s OTELLO. When his wife leaves him a “Dear John” letter, however, the distraught singer takes a double dose of tranquilizers. With curtain time rapidly approaching, opera management kicks into damage control on steroids and what follows... Read more »

Hacienda Del Blues: Zo Carroll & The Soul Breakers

Hacienda Del Blues: Zo Carroll & The Soul Breakers

September 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Marty Kool, host of The Blues Review on KXCI, presents this weekly live Blues series. This week the featured band is Zo Carroll & The Soul Breakers. One of Tucson’s popular dance bands, Zo & The Soul Breakers play Soul, Blues & R&B made to shake that tailfeather. The band is made up of seasoned... Read more »

Laurie Lewis and Tom Rozum

Laurie Lewis and Tom Rozum

September 28 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Bluegrass icon Laurie Lewis will play 2 shows in Tucson on Sept. 27 & 28. Also appearing will be vocal group I Hear Voices! with Heather “Lil Mana” Hardy on fiddle, Greg Morton on guitar and Jim Stanley on bass. Each show will seat only 120 people. Tickets on sale at The Folk Shop and... Read more »

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