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Take a Class with Chris Bubany!
Chris Bubany will be offering classes at her home studio this week! Make something special for YOUR Valentine! Give her a call to sign up! 991-4728 www.chrisbubany.com/classes.html
Bird and Plant Walk 8:30AM - 11:30AM
No reservations required-Participants meet in front of the Visitor Center/Visitor Center Open daily, 8AM–4:30PM/Sabino Canyon 5900 N. Sabino Canyon Rd. 749-2861 (Parking $5/day, per vehicle)
Tucson Petting Zoo! 9:00AM - 5:00PM
$8 a person/Includes food for all the farm animals and emus! $12 includes all the farm animals and exotic animal tour. Come down and meet capybaras, tortoise, goats, chickens, porcupines and lots more! Funny Foot Farms 2405 W. Wetmore Rd. 399-6555 www.tucsonpettingzoo.com OR www.facebook.com/FunnyFootFarm
Tour of Historic Canoa Ranch 10:30AM - 12:00PM
$5/Join a walking tour of the Canoa Ranch headquarters. Visit the historic buildings and corrals and enjoy the special exhibits of the people of Canoa-All ages welcome/Historic Canoa Ranch 5375 S. I-19 Frontage Rd-Green Valley 724-5375 for registration info
Art and Coffee Talk 10:30AM - 12:00PM
“Art after 1945” Dewhirst-Catalina Library 15631 N Oracle Rd. (town of Catalina) 594-5240 Registration Required
Find your "Hidden Gem" at PACC 12:00PM
Throughout the Tucson Gem, Mineral, & Fossil showcase, adopters will get a variety of discount offers on the adoption of pets that are four months or older. In the adoptions lobby, there will be a plastic treasure chest full of plastic gems. Visitors will have the chance to dig through a treasure chest full of colorful gems and coins that will reveal their special adoption discount at the counter-Values will range from $5 off to free adoptions/Pets who have been at the shelter longer than 30 days and pets five years or older automatically come with a $0 adoption fee/Right now, PACC has 409 puppies and dogs and 154 kittens and cats on campus/This sale happens Jan. 19th to Feb. 9th, Weekdays Noon-7PM/Weekends 10AM-5PM/Pima Animal Care Center 4000 N. Silverbell Rd. 724-5900
Knitting Group 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Bring your knitting and join other knitters to share projects and problems-All are welcome/Kirk-Bear Canyon Library 8959 E Tanque Verde Rd. 594-5275
Master Gardeners Presentation: Succulents as Living Art 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Adults/Explore ways to use the wide variations of geometric shape and color that cactus and succulents offer, to create works of art in landscape rock and container gardens-We will demonstrate building a cactus bowl using the principles discussed/We’ll also show how to build a low cost olla to help larger container and rock gardens get through long hot summers with little maintenance and even less water/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345
Picture This..Life Through A Different Lens (Talk and Walk: 45 minutes) 2:15PM - 3:00PM
Experience the desert from a whole new view with this interactive photography program; designed to present the basics of photography while envoking emotional connections with the desert/Saguaro National Park (West) 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158 (Park Entrance fee applies $25 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)
Italian Conversation Group 4:30PM - 6:30PM
Every Tuesday/All levels welcome-Improve your Italian or come and share “la bella lingua,” qui siamo tutti italiani/bring a dictionary or I Phone that might have Translate a Portable dictionary/Parla Italiano? Beyond Bread 3026 N Campbell Ave. (Contact Matt to receive Club updates & Italian culture/lessons 833-1082)
Hot Blues & Brews Tuesday! 6:00PM
$13.50/Come enjoy your favorite blues tunes by the best local blues bands and artists! This show features Michael P and the Gullywashers and local favorites, The Band News Blues Band! Join us for a special acoustic Blues night! The Gaslight Music Hall 13005 N. Oracle Rd. at Rancho Vistoso Blvd-Oro Valley 529-1000 www.gaslightmusichall.com
Tucson Tuesday Laughter Yoga 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Free! Laughter as a form of exercise for peace and healing/Quaker meeting House 931 N. 5th Ave (Enter on Arizona Ave between 5th & 6th Ave. just North of 2nd St. (Everyone is welcome, Drop-in or call 490-5500)
River Readers Book Club 6:30PM - 7:45PM
Join our monthly book club for adults. We read popular fiction titles recommended by group members/January: Washington Black by Esi Edugyan/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345
Showdown in Tucson! 7:00PM
$23.95/$21.95/$13.95 In the 1880s, life is peaceful in the sleepy frontier town of Tucson, Arizona/That is until a gang of cattle ruffians arrive looking to take over/Territorial Marshal, Brett Masters, is determined to keep the peace, but will he be able to stop a "Showdown in Tucson?" Strap on your boots, put on your cowboy hat, and come join the fun! The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 (SEE SHOWDOWN IN TUCSON ARTICLE) www.TheGaslightTheatre.com
Tuesday Night Classics 7:00PM
$5 "The Thing" (R-1982) The stage is set for havoc and terror when a 12-man research team finds an alien being that has fallen from the sky and has been buried for over 100,000 years-Starring Kurt Russell/Harkins Theatres-Arizona Pavilions 12 5755 W Arizona Pavilions Dr. 230-4730 AND Harkins Tucson Spectrum 18 5455 S. Calle Santa Cruz 889-5588
Tucson Blues Dancers 7:00PM
Blues dancing lesson every Tuesday night from 7-7:30PM, then open dancing from 7:30-10:30PM ($1 or more donation happily encouraged/We encourage a mix of fusion in music and dancing-Fun for all ages/Friendly and welcoming group-No need for a partner, everyone dances with everyone else during the lesson and afterward/CeeDee's Jamaican Kitchen 5305 E. Speedway 795-3400
Smart Phone Trivia 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Bring your friends, or come solo and battle it out against fellow brainiacs/It's free to play for all, so you've got nothing to lose/#1st place prize $50 gift card/Every Tuesday! Casa Video and Casa Film Bar 2905 E. Speedway Blvd.
Ballet Folclórico Nacional de México de Silvia Lozano 7:30PM
$24.50 & up/With the vivid colors and costumes reflecting the many regions of Mexico, this concert highlights the traditional choreographed dance style and music and showcases the diversity of the Mexican culture/Fox Theatre 17 West Congress St. 547-3040
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