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Country Gravy & Other Obsessions

Country Gravy & Other Obsessions

July 31 @ 8:00 pm - August 2 @ 9:30 pm
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Country Gravy & Other Obsessions is a musical comedy where its characters Mavis Applebee and Myrtle McGillicurdle, played by Julia Laskowski and Patti Rabaza, come to your hometown to present the most valuable seminar of your life. That’s right … The only one you’ll ever need…. A relationship seminar!

Urban Yarns @ the Library

Urban Yarns @ the Library

August 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Calling all downtown knitters and crocheters! Bring your hooks, needles, and lunches to Urban Yarns, an informal weekly gathering. Meet fellow fiber fanatics, peruse the library’s latest fiber-themed books, and find inspiration for your next project. Note: No instruction is provided.

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Yoga for Migraines & Headaches

Yoga for Migraines & Headaches

August 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

While yoga poses offer many therapeutic benefits, doing the wrong practice can trigger an episode or aggravate an existing one, rather than provide relief. Yoga for Headaches & Migraines is specifically designed to help you cope with headaches and migraines. Through breath awareness, meditation, and yoga practices, this workshop will take you on a path... Read more »

Yoga for Migranes and Headaches

Yoga for Migranes and Headaches

August 2 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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While yoga poses offer many therapeutic benefits, doing the wrong practice can trigger an episode or aggravate an existing one, rather than provide relief. Yoga for Headaches & Migraines is specifically designed to help you cope with headaches and migraines. Through breath awareness, meditation, and yoga practices, this workshop will take you on a path... Read more »

Tea For Six Jazz Ensemble

Tea For Six Jazz Ensemble

August 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Jazz “ …  is the sound of the skipped heart-beat, the caught breath, the sudden smile,” according to music critic John Fordham.  The jazz ensemble, Tea For Six will make your heart skip a beat. This talented Tucson based group is comprised of Craig Faltin, bass; Howard Wooten, guitar; Rob Boone, piano and trombone; John... Read more »

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Restorative Yoga with Mudras

Restorative Yoga with Mudras

August 3 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Restorative yoga is beneficial to all of us living busy, complicated lives. But, it is especially beneficial for the times before, during, and after major life events. Like starting a new year! By supporting the body with props, we alternately stimulate and relax the body to move toward balance and calm.This workshop will open a... Read more »

Restorative Yoga with Mudras

Restorative Yoga with Mudras

August 3 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Restorative yoga is beneficial to all of us living busy, complicated lives. But, it is especially beneficial for the times before, during, and after major life events. Like starting a new year! By supporting the body with props, we alternately stimulate and relax the body to move toward balance and calm.This workshop will open a... Read more »

Hacienda Del Blues

Hacienda Del Blues

August 3 @ 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 host live Blues every Sunday. This week’s event marks the debut of Dr. Mojo & The Zydeco Cannibals to the Hacienda Del Blues series. Dr. Mojo and the Zydeco Cannibals are a unique group of musicians performing Louisiana bayou dance and party... Read more »

Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Los Lonely Boys – KXCI Presents!

Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Los Lonely Boys – KXCI Presents!

August 3 @ 6:45 pm - 10:00 pm
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This double bill features two rockin’ roots bands with electrifying guitar playing. Austin’s Los Lonely Boys bring brother harmonies to their pop rock songs with a tex-mex edge. Guitar god Kenny Wayne Shepherd and his longtime band release new album ‘Goin’ Home’ . For ‘Goin’ Home,’ Kenny paid tribute to the legends and classic songs... Read more »

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Pima County Public Health Nurse Assistance

Pima County Public Health Nurse Assistance

August 4 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Do you have a health-related question?  Do you need help with an AHCCS or SNAP application or renewal?  Are you wondering what your blood pressure is?  Just walk-in.  No appointments taken.  Call Info Line at 791-4010 to confirm availability.

Pima County One Stop Career Center

Pima County One Stop Career Center

August 4 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Have you always wanted to work in the high tech industries but thought your lack of education would hold you back? 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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Summer Seed Repacking

Summer Seed Repacking

August 5 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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To help ensure our community of fall gardeners have access to variety and abundance for the upcoming growing season, the Seed Library will host a late-summer seed repacking to process the seedy harvests from the community’s spring and summer gardens.

Ottmar Liebert

Ottmar Liebert

August 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Reserved Seated: Specific assigned seats for each ticket sold on floor and in balcony. Pricing varies by location. Ottmar Liebert has said that “flamenco is a music both romantic and dangerous; it is an attitude as much as it is a musical genre.” Therein lies the philosophy that catapulted him to fame at the end... Read more »

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Ice Cream Social featuring Sticks and Fingers

Ice Cream Social featuring Sticks and Fingers

August 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Sticks and Fingers, lead by Richard Noel, is dedicated to sharing the lively and joyful musical heritage of Caribbean rhythms. Doors open at 5:45PM, Ice Cream and all the toppings provided at 6PM, Show at 6:30PM.

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Want to Start Your Own Business?

Want to Start Your Own Business?

August 7 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Get the help you need to start your own business during our drop-in sessions. Our Program Instructor is available to provide hands-on and individual instruction on a wide variety of business start-up topics.

Using ReferenceUSA: Tips & Tricks

Using ReferenceUSA: Tips & Tricks

August 7 @ 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.

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KXCI House Rockin’ Blues Review with Lazy Lester

KXCI House Rockin’ Blues Review with Lazy Lester

August 8 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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KXCI’s annual House Rockin’ Blues Review is August 8th at El Casino Ballroom. 7pm doors, 8pm show time! Blues hall of famer Lazy Lester headlines the show, along with Dave Riley and Bob Corritore, The Rhythm Room All Stars, Tom Walbank, and Michael P. & The Blue Star Players. It’s a hot night of blues... Read more »

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Charron Vineyards Annual Grape Harvest

Charron Vineyards Annual Grape Harvest

August 9 @ 5:30 am - 2:00 pm
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We will once again be welcoming volunteers to help with the grape harvest.   No experience or tools are necessary, but if you are an experienced picker, feel free to bring your own shears.   We start around 5.30am and hope to finish the picking around 2pm, but volunteers are welcome anytime.  It’s a lot of fun and you... Read more »

Volunteer Orientation

Volunteer Orientation

August 9 @ 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.

$2 2nd Saturday

$2 2nd Saturday

August 9 @ 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 »

Container Gardening Basics

Container Gardening Basics

August 9 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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No room to plant a sprawling outdoor garden? No problem! The Community Food will teach us the basics of container gardening including how to select potting soil,how to make self watering containers and what to plant.

Art Reception: Tangible Transformations

Art Reception: Tangible Transformations

August 9 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Café 54 cordially invites you to the Art Foundation’s artist reception for the exhibition “Tangible Transformations” on Saturday, August 9, from 5 to 8 PM. This celebration of artists will feature live music, a wearable art fashion show, performance art, refreshments, & silent auction. Proceeds benefiting the Café 54 Art Foundation. The event is open... Read more »

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Hacienda Del Blues: Angel Diamond & The Blues Disciples

Hacienda Del Blues: Angel Diamond & The Blues Disciples

August 10 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Marty Kool of KXCI’s Blues Review hosts the Hacienda Del Blues series every Sunday in cooperation with Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch. This week Angel Diamond & The Blues Disciples will play for your dancing pleasure. Angel Diamond hails from Chicago & brings a Chicago style to her Blues. From the grit of Koko Taylor... Read more »

Spork Press & MOCA Tucson present: That’s Not Relevant Book Release Party

Spork Press & MOCA Tucson present: That’s Not Relevant Book Release Party

August 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Spork Press & MOCA Tucson present: That’s Not Relevant Book Release Party Sunday 10 August 7pm FREE for MOCA members, $5 non-members Enjoy a pop-up bookshop, visuals, music, poetry readings, booze and more! Non-members joining us for this event will receive a coupon for That’s Not Relevant, while MOCA members enjoy their regular MOCAshop discount That’s Not... Read more »

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Mortal Signs Book Group

Mortal Signs Book Group

August 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Mortal Signs book group will meet at 12:00p.m., Monday, August 11th  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 Though Not Dead  by Dana Stabenow. Call 520-594-5328 for more information.

Yes

Yes

August 11 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Reserved Seated: Specific assigned seats for each ticket sold. Yes – Meet & Greet Package: $250 Yes – VIP Tour Package: $150 Reserved seats: $49-$80 Pioneers of progressive rock, YES have achieved worldwide success with a history spanning 45 years and 20 studio albums. The band’s current line-up consists of singer Jon Davison, bassist Chris... Read more »

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Skills for Success Employment

Skills for Success Employment

August 12 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

This four-day employability skills training program is for women who are searching for employment, changing careers or seeking advancement in their chosen field. The program takes place each month on the 2nd Tuesday 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m; 2nd Wednesday 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.;3rd Tuesday 8:30 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.; and 3rd Wednesday 8:30 a.m. -5:00... Read more »

Plaza Planter Project Work Party

Plaza Planter Project Work Party

August 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Join the community as we to spruce up the Plaza Planters in front of Main Library. Monthly work parties – open to all – weed, replant, turn soil and provide some TLC to the planters.

Volunteer Orientation

Volunteer Orientation

August 12 @ 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.

Iron & Wine (sold out!)

Iron & Wine (sold out!)

August 12 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Reserved Seated: Specific assigned seats for each ticket sold. Iron & Wine Over the course of his ten-year career, Iron & Wine’s Sam Beam has become one of today’s greatest story tellers, crafting meticulous tales full of forlorn love, religious imagery and wistful dreams. It’s been more than three years since his last studio effort,... Read more »

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Tucson Songwriter Showcase

Tucson Songwriter Showcase

August 13 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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9 songwriters swap tunes 6:30pm David Hall, Laura Gilbert, Dennis Riley 7:30 Nancy McCallion, Neil McCallion, Ron Pandy 8:30 Pete Fine, Jillian Bessett, Stefin Gordon  2nd Wednesday of every month. Over 75 different tunesmiths in the last 10 months. You never know what you might hear, all different styles, a unique experience. Dine at the... Read more »

Wacky Jazz Wednesday

Wacky Jazz Wednesday

August 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Glendon Gross perform 7pm every Wednesday and all of Delectables Bottles of wine are on sale at 50 % off.

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Pima County Public Health Nurse Assistance

Pima County Public Health Nurse Assistance

August 14 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Do you have a health-related question?  Do you need help with an AHCCS or SNAP application or renewal?  Are you wondering what your blood pressure is?  Just walk-in.  No appointments taken.  Call Info Line at 791-4010 to confirm availability.

Oro Valley Concert Series

Oro Valley Concert Series

August 14 @ 6:00 pm

August 14, 2014 Dr. Mojo & The Zydeco Dr. Mojo and the Zydeco Cannibals are a unique group of musicians performing Louisiana bayou dance and party music. Zydeco is a mix of different types of rhythms and sounds, in New Orleans you would call it more of a Creole mix. Creole is a touch of... Read more »

Grown-Up Storytime

Grown-Up Storytime

August 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join the El Rio Library for a night of irreverent humor, stories, games, and crafts during a special after-hours program.  Free snacks provided.  All are welcome.  Especially geared towards adults.

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Bhopali

Bhopali

August 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Award winning documentary about the ongoing effects of the Union Carbide gas leak in Bhopal, the worst industrial disaster in history, and the courageous spirit of the people fighting for their rights and their lives.

TPOA Presents: Hog Roast and Beer Toast 2014

TPOA Presents: Hog Roast and Beer Toast 2014

August 16

The Police Officers Association of Tucson is proudly presenting Hog Roast and Beer Toast 2014 to benefit TPOA’s Kids and Cops program .All proceeds from the event will go directly towards the Kids, Cops, and Christmas program. Tickets are available for purchase for $10, and include a pork sandwich, chips, coleslaw and a complementary raffle ticket.... Read more »

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Tucson Girls Chorus Open House and Auditions

Tucson Girls Chorus Open House and Auditions

August 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Tucson Girls Chorus will be hosting an Open House for girls from Kindergarten through Twelfth grade and their parents on Saturday, August 16. Come sing with one of our choirs and learn about our programs. The $15.00 audition fee is waived for Open House participants. Open House will be from 10:00 to 11:30am with... Read more »

DIY Fun with Mandalas

DIY Fun with Mandalas

August 16 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Presented by DC Unlimited. Participants will make a mandala of their own or just have fun coloring the ones provided. Learn about the long history of mandalas across cultures, uses of mandalas for health, meditation and just plain fun!

Salsa & Tequila Challenge

Salsa & Tequila Challenge

August 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Southern Arizona Salsa and Tequila Challenge has shaken up the summers in Tucson for three years, bringing the region’s cultural garden to modern day tastes buds. The culinary event brings up to 50 chefs and restaurants preparing unique salsa recipes and mixologists creating innovative tequila-based drinks along with sweet and savory menu pairings. Proceeds... Read more »

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Mik & the Funky Brunch

Mik & the Funky Brunch

August 17 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Fun music in the courtyard, food, drinks, free, pet & kid friendly! Music by Mik Garrison & Scott Kerr

Hacienda Del Blues: Mike Hebert

Hacienda Del Blues: Mike Hebert

August 17 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Marty Kool, of KXCI’s Blues Review, and Hacienda Del Sol Guest Ranch join up to present the Hacienda Del Blues series. Some of the most popular of the Hacienda Del Blues shows have involved The Kings of Pleasure. Mike Hebert has spent the last few months on the West Coast, so it will be great... Read more »

Pato Banton and The Now Generation

Pato Banton and The Now Generation

August 17 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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7-piece roots reggae from Southern California.  International chart-topping artist Pato Banton has worked with Sting, UB40, Steel Pulse, Burning Spear, The Beat, and many other acclaimed musicians. Grammy nominee for Best Reggae Album.

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Health and Safety Fair

Health and Safety Fair

August 18 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Glenstone Village apartment complex is hosting a Health & Safety Fair for residents of our local community! Health and wellness resources, medical services, and important education for all ages will be provided through a collaboration of Tucson agencies. Some of the participants include the University of Arizona Mobile Health Clinic, TMC Living Connections, St. Elizabeth’s... Read more »

MBSR Free Information Session For Fall 2014

MBSR Free Information Session For Fall 2014

August 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Introduction to the MBSR Program for Fall 2014 – Monday August 18th (also Monday August 25th) Join us for Our Free Information Session about the MBSR Program. MBSR provides skills for working with the energy of the mind and body to face whatever is unfolding moment by moment.  It operates from the premise that we... Read more »

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YW Speaks: Women and Investing with Tiana Ronstadt

YW Speaks: Women and Investing with Tiana Ronstadt

August 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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5 Strategies that can help you take control of your financial future While women have made significant economic and financial gains, they still face unique retirement challenges, including lower earnings and longer life expectancies. The Women & Investing seminar offers 5 key investment strategies that can help women maximize their retirement income, while ensuring that... Read more »

Sylvan Esso – KXCI Presents!

Sylvan Esso – KXCI Presents!

August 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sylvan Esso make their first trip to Tucson for this all ages Tuesday concert. They will be joined by Dana Buoy of Akron/Family for what promises to be a captivating evening at the Hotel Congress! Sylvan Esso was not meant to be a band. Rather, Amelia Meath had written a song called “Play It Right”... Read more »

Randy Newman – KXCI Presents!

Randy Newman – KXCI Presents!

August 19 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Randy Newman, a Rialto Theatre show… at the Fox Tucson Theatre. With songs that run the gamut from heartbreaking to satirical and a host of unforgettable film scores, Randy Newman has used his many talents to create musical masterpieces widely recognized by generations of audiences. Randy Newman’s many honors include six Grammys, three Emmys, and... Read more »

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Business Feasibility: Ready to go from Idea to Reality?

Business Feasibility: Ready to go from Idea to Reality?

August 20 @ 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.

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Lunchtime Literature – Main Library Book Club

Lunchtime Literature – Main Library Book Club

August 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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We will discuss this month’s reading selection, Mudwoman by Joyce Carol Oates. 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 July 18th.

Sons of the Pioneers in concert

Sons of the Pioneers in concert

August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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For over 75 years the Sons of the Pioneers have been proud to perform the music of the American West. They embrace Western heritage in their music and strive to honor it. Their songs are unabashed love songs to the West.

Intro to Meditation

Intro to Meditation

August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
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Meditation helps us to bring greater balance and peace into our lives. Learn meditation practices, mindfulness exercises and how to incorporate them into your daily life. Learn how to relax and balance mind and body, gaining more energy and vitality for greater health, happiness and spiritual growth. This course is designed for beginners and those... Read more »

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These Birds Walk

These Birds Walk

August 22 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Simultaneously heart-wrenching and life-affirming, These Birds Walk documents the struggles of the wayward street children of Pakistan and the samaritans looking out for them in this ethereal and inspirational story of resilience.

Grantseeking Basics for Nonprofits

Grantseeking Basics for Nonprofits

August 22 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am
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An orientation to the Library’s resources for volunteers, staff and board members of nonprofit and community organizations. Orientations do not address the needs of individual grantseekers or businesses. Learn how to research grants opportunities for nonprofits. Please feel free to bring your laptop or netbook if you would like to follow along with the database... Read more »

Abstract Men

Abstract Men

August 22 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Opening reception for art exhibition, Abstract Men:  The Art of Phil Hastings, Bob Kray, Bart Mahoney and Photographs of Rod Mullen.  Three artists with distinct color and form.  There is  apiece of art for everyone at a price for everyone.  Prints and note cards also available.   50% of proceeds go to support Dragonfly Village Transitional Housing.   Exhibit runs... Read more »

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Sunset Saturdays: Comanche

Sunset Saturdays: Comanche

August 23 @ 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 »

Seed Library Volunteer Orientation

Seed Library Volunteer Orientation

August 23 @ 8:30 am - 9:30 am
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Welcomes volunteers of all abilities and interests, you don’t have to have to gardening or seed saving experience.   Please complete the volunteer form & bring it to the volunteer orientation.   RSVP to Karen or Justine at 791-4010 or via email Karen.Greene@pima.gov or Justine.Hernandez@pima.gov to get further instructions about the training.

Arizona Green Party (AZGP) General Membership meeting

Arizona Green Party (AZGP) General Membership meeting

August 23 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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The Arizona Green Party (AZGP) invites all registered Greens & guests to attend our next General Membership meeting!   Saturday, August 23, 2014—12:00pm to 4:30pm Pima County Public Library (Sam Lena-South Tucson Branch; Large Meeting Room) 1607 S. 6th Avenue, South Tucson, AZ 85713   TENTATIVE AGENDA   AZGP State Committee meeting—9:30am to 11:00am Lunch—11:00am... Read more »

Origami Safari

Origami Safari

August 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn how to fold origami pandas and koalas and create an environment just for them! Presented by Mary Ellen Palmeri.

Owl & Panther Open House

Owl & Panther Open House

August 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Owl & Panther, Tucson’s refugee expressive arts project, invites you to an open house to joyfully celebrate our new leadership and offices with music, food and fun! With Abigail Hungwe joining management, a refugee participant will assume a leadership role for the first time in our 19-year history. Join us!

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Hacienda Del Blues: Heather “Lil Mama” Hardy & Michael P

Hacienda Del Blues: Heather “Lil Mama” Hardy & Michael P

August 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The Hacienda Del Blues series is hosted by Marty Kool of KXCI’s Blues Review to showcase some of Southern Arizona’s best Blues talent. This week brings a special treat. Heather “Lil Mama” Hardy & Michael P in an intimate duo performance of old time Blues & originals. Heather & Michael are two of Arizona’s most... Read more »

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Lila Downs – KXCI Presents!

Lila Downs – KXCI Presents!

August 25 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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The Rialto Theatre Presents Lila Downs Irene Diaz General Admission w/ Reserved Balcony Seating. Standing room only for general admission purchases. Specific assigned seats for each ticket sold in balcony. Lila Downs has one of the world’s most singular voices and innovative approaches to music. She is the daughter of a Mixtec Indian woman, Anastasia... Read more »

Future Islands – KXCI Presents!

Future Islands – KXCI Presents!

August 25 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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FUTURE ISLANDS with Operators all-ages at 191 Toole (formerly Skrappy’s) Having spent years slowly building a cult following, the band exploded onto the public consciousness in March after a performance on Late Night with David Letterman that went viral. FUTURE ISLANDS are a post-wave dance band from North Carolina, now residing in Baltimore. Future Islands... Read more »

The Wilderness Act: Arizonans Keeping It Wild for 50 Years (exhibit)

The Wilderness Act: Arizonans Keeping It Wild for 50 Years (exhibit)

August 25 @ 9:00 pm - August 28 @ 6:00 pm
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A new exhibit showcases how the Wilderness Act continues to benefit the American people by ensuring millions of acres of public land are available for recreation, exploration and inspiration. The exhibit features original material from Special Collections including maps, books, archival documents and photographs from the collections of Edward Abbey and Stewart & Morris Udall.... Read more »

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The Wilderness Act: Arizonans Keeping It Wild for 50 Years (exhibit)

The Wilderness Act: Arizonans Keeping It Wild for 50 Years (exhibit)

August 25 @ 9:00 pm - August 28 @ 6:00 pm
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A new exhibit showcases how the Wilderness Act continues to benefit the American people by ensuring millions of acres of public land are available for recreation, exploration and inspiration. The exhibit features original material from Special Collections including maps, books, archival documents and photographs from the collections of Edward Abbey and Stewart & Morris Udall.... Read more »

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The Wilderness Act: Arizonans Keeping It Wild for 50 Years (exhibit)

The Wilderness Act: Arizonans Keeping It Wild for 50 Years (exhibit)

August 25 @ 9:00 pm - August 28 @ 6:00 pm
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A new exhibit showcases how the Wilderness Act continues to benefit the American people by ensuring millions of acres of public land are available for recreation, exploration and inspiration. The exhibit features original material from Special Collections including maps, books, archival documents and photographs from the collections of Edward Abbey and Stewart & Morris Udall.... Read more »

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HoCo Fest, KXCI Presents!

HoCo Fest, KXCI Presents!

August 28 @ 7:00 pm - August 31 @ 12:00 am
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HOCOFEST Hotel Congress hosts HOCO Fest this Labor Day Weekend (August 29- August 31)!  With HOCO Fest being the 10 Year Anniversary it’s we are excited for 4 days of magical music ranging from Indie Rock-Latin-Hip Hop-Country Swing- Bluegrass… something for everyone! Special secret guests to be announced… We are Tucson’s oldest Indoor/Outdoor solar-powered multi... Read more »

Super friend showcase

Super friend showcase

August 28 @ 9:00 pm

Show at Flycatcher .  Three acts. each act containing former/active members of Some Of Them Are Old. On the bill is Oddkinn, Lou, reads the bible, and Hibris.  All side projects form the Some Of Them Are Old legacy…

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HoCo Fest, KXCI Presents!

HoCo Fest, KXCI Presents!

August 28 @ 7:00 pm - August 31 @ 12:00 am
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HOCOFEST Hotel Congress hosts HOCO Fest this Labor Day Weekend (August 29- August 31)!  With HOCO Fest being the 10 Year Anniversary it’s we are excited for 4 days of magical music ranging from Indie Rock-Latin-Hip Hop-Country Swing- Bluegrass… something for everyone! Special secret guests to be announced… We are Tucson’s oldest Indoor/Outdoor solar-powered multi... Read more »

One Cup Of Java LIVE

One Cup Of Java LIVE

August 29 @ 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 »

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Genevieve & the LPs + Loran Cox

Genevieve & the LPs + Loran Cox

August 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Presented by the Tucson Jazz Society as Part of Our 2014 Annual Concert Series: A new voice in the musical community, Genevieve and the LPs are a truly unique ensemble. Offering the highest level of entertainment and musical quality by blending elements of jazz, blues, soul & R&B, funk, afro-cuban, latin, pop, and acoustic music... Read more »

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Hacienda Del Blues: Bad News Blues Band

Hacienda Del Blues: Bad News Blues Band

August 31 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Hosted by Marty Kool of KXCI’s Blues Review, the Hacienda Del Blues series showcases the best of Southern Arizona Blues music every Sunday evening. This week one of Tucson’s longest running Blues bands take the stage. Bad News Blues Band has been filling dance floors for twenty years. They play Blues with a Texas to... Read more »

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