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Monday, August 21, 2017

Blood Emergency: Critical Blood Shortage Continues
Eligible donors of all types are urgently needed/To schedule an appointment to donate, use the Blood Donor App, call 1-800-RED CROSS/Donation appointments and completion of a RapidPass online health history questionnaire are encouraged to help reduce the time it takes to donate/As a special thank you, those who come out to give blood or platelets with the Red Cross July 26th-Aug 31st will be emailed a $5 Target eGiftCard™ www.redcrossblood.org for all area locations

Partial Solar Eclipse Today in Tucson!
Countdown Begins: 9:16AM/Maximum: 10:36AM/Ends: 12:03PM

Call to Artists!
' Gallery, Tucson's longest running artists' cooperative, is currently jurying for 2D artwork, with an emphasis on abstract art; metalwork; fiber art; blown glass; and modern, unusual pottery. For more information visit our website at DesertArtisansGallery.com and click on "Call to Artists".

Volunteer Mondays 8:15AM - 11:00AM
Experience desert gardening first-hand and learn by doing at the farm/Tucson Village Farm 4210 N Campbell Ave. 626-5161

Solar Eclipse Viewing 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Free/Did you know that this upcoming solar eclipse will be the first total eclipse observed in the United States since 1979? Although Tucson is not in the direct eclipse path, we will be able to see a partial solar eclipse! View this marvelous natural wonder through our 8-inch Celestron telescope from 9:16 a.m. to 12:03 p.m. on our front patio/This is something you won't want to miss! Why? You'll have to wait until April 8, 2024, to see the next partial solar eclipse in the Tucson region! Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum-front patio 2021 N Kinney Rd. 883-1380

Partial Solar Eclipse Viewing 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Hosted by the Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association/TAAA will have solar telescopes to safely observe the Solar Eclipse/The Tucson area will experience a 60% solar eclipse~Brandi Fenton Memorial Park 3482 E River Rd. 639-8040 for more info

Eclipse Viewing 9:30AM - 11:30AM
Witness the partial solar eclipse, safely/Pinhole projectors will be set up near the library entrance for walk-by viewing/Solar-observing eyeglasses-courtesy of NASA/The Moore Foundation/Google-will be available for use, too/In Pima County, the eclipse's maximum occultation will be 10:36AM/Oro Valley Public Library 1305 W. Naranja Dr-Oro Valley 594-5580

Wildlife Theater Movie Schedule 10:00AM
Following movies are shown daily: 10AM Creepy Creatures 30 minutes/11AM Really Wild Animals 45 minutes/12PM Stellaluna 21 minutes/1PM Bats in the Belfry 23 minutes/2PM Animal Mysteries-Legs 23 minutes/3PM Armored Giants 57 minutes/4PM Growing up Wolf 45 minutes~Free with Museum Admission/ 4800 W Gates Pass Rd. 629-0100 www.TheWildlifeMuseum.org

Tucson History 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Free~Donations Welcome/Monday-Friday/The Sosa-Carrillo-Frémont House is a historic adobe house from the 1870s that is an excellent example of Sonoran and Territorial architecture and has strong ties to some of Tucson’s earliest and most prominent pioneers/Sosa-Carrillo-Frémont House 151 S. Granada Ave. 882-8607 (Free parking available in the parking lot off of Granada Ave-Inform parking attendant you are visiting the museum)

Burger Madness Monday! 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Melissa and Jim are serving the amazing 1/3 lb. "Crystal Burgers" with Fries for just $4 each/ 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com

Mahjong Monday 12:00PM - 3:00PM
Come learn and play Mahjong with us! These sessions are geared towards offering seniors a fun and social atmosphere to enjoy the game of Mahjong/Himmel Park Library 1035 N Treat Ave. 594-5305

Scrabble 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Strengthen your vocabulary and keep your mind sharp! Oro Valley Public Library 1305 W. Naranja Dr-Oro Valley 594-5580

We Are Stars 2:00PM
$14/$10/Children 3 & under Free/A fun, gorgeously animated fulldome show about cosmic chemistry and our explosive origins, this dazzling film reveals how hydrogen and carbon, the very building blocks of life, formed in the universe and then brings it all back to us-we are made of stars! UA Science Flandrau Planetarium 1601 E University Blvd. 621-STAR

Make Your Own Handmade Journal 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Teens/Learn how to make your own handmade journal or notebook with simple supplies/Make it flashy and pretty, or make it aged and mystical-Then fill it with secret codes, art, stories, or elvish script/Ages 12-19/All supplies provided/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345

Asteroid: Mission Extreme 4:00PM
$14/$10/Children 3 & under Free/There is so much to learn about asteroids in this visually stunning fulldome planetarium show from National Geographic/Plus, each screening will include a “Live” planetarium show about the NASA’s OSIRIS-REX mission to return a sample from an asteroid! UA Science Flandrau Planetarium 1601 E University Blvd. 621-STAR

Wing Madness Night! 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Garlic Parmesan, Hot, or Teryaki $3 a dozen/ 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com

Tucson's Birthday Celebration 5:30PM
Free/Celebrate Tucson’s birthday at the Presidio Museum/Event includes a display and presentation of all of the flags that have flown over Tucson as well as tastings of foods representing Tucson’s history and its recent designation as a UNESCO City of Gastronomy/Presidio San Agustín del Tucson Museum 196 N. Court Ave. 837-8119

Free Meal For Anyone! 5:30PM - 6:30PM
In partnership with Caridad Community Kitchen, Northminster offers a free hot meal to anyone who is hungry-Join us in the Fellowship Hall/Northminster Presbyterian Church 2450 E Fort Lowell Rd. (at Tucson Blvd) 327-7121

Dollar Night 6:00PM - 8:00PM
$1 Admission/$3 Skate Rental/Skate Country 7980 E. 22nd St 298-4409

Arizona Soccer vs. Beijing Normal University (Exhibition) 6:00PM - 9:00PM
$5/$8 UofA Mulcahy Stadium-Murphey Field 2300 E 15th St. 621-CATS

Sky Bar Fun 7:00PM
Team Trivia 7PM-8:30PM/Pool Tournament 8:30PM-9:30PM/Skyroake 8:30PM- Midnight/Sky Bar 536 N 4th Ave. 622-4300

Born Country! A Tribure to Merle Alabama! 7:00PM
Alabama was among the first crossover country acts to play large performance venues, incorporating arena-rock-style production and sounds into their shows/Alabama would go on to become one of the most beloved bands in the country, scoring over 40 chart-topping singles, selling more than 70 million albums worldwide and setting concert attendance records! Concert tickets are $10.95-$21.95/ 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 for reservations www.thegaslighttheatre.com

Random Acts of Karaoke 8:30PM
Come prepared for a night filled with Free entertaining live, acoustic karaoke! The Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St-On the Plaza 792-6366

Karaoke 9:00PM
The Edge Bar 4635 N. Flowing Wells Rd. 887-9027

Monday House Party 10:00PM
Free, 21+/With DJ Sid the Kid Spinning the Best Hits from the Past! The Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St. 792-6366

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