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Ace of Escape!
Enjoy a new, fun & challenging experience at Tucson’s Ace of Escape! Our 7 escape rooms offer a live experience where groups of two or more are locked in a keenly decorated room or series of rooms/Participants are challenged to use their knowledge, creativity, and problem-solving skills in a collaborative setting/Race against the clock to find all the clues, solve all the puzzles and unlock the final key to escape-Whether you escape or fail, your group will leave smiling and wanting to do more! Ace of Escape 406 N. Church Ave. 222-7395 www.AceOfEscape.com Promo code: 2018 for 18% off (By appointment only)
Call To Artists
Seeking submissions for the 31st Annual “Holiday Bazaar” A Tucson tradition, this art exhibit features work by local artists in a variety of fine crafts and art that reflect the diversity of the Holiday season-In the spirit of gift giving, all work needs to retail for $100 or less/Receptions will be the first Saturday of the month on November 3rd and December 1st, 7PM-10PM/If you are interested in participating in this event, the deadline for submissions is October 27th/WomanKraft Art Center 388 S. Stone Ave. (Grace Rhyme 629-9976)
GriefShare Group Meetings
After the funeral when the cards and flowers have stopped coming, most people around you return to their normal lives/But your grief continues and you feel alone/Our groups are led by caring people who have experienced grief and have successfully rebuilt their lives-GriefShare is a journey from mourning to joy. www.griefshare.org
During the Month of October-ALL female cat and kitten spays are ONLY $15 co-pay and ALL male cat and kitten neuters are ONLY $5 co-pay/New this year, we will include FRCP and rabies vaccinations at no cost if needed at the time of surgery! Cats and kittens must be between 3 months and 4 years of age/Humane Society of Southern Arizona Spay/Neuter Clinic 635. W. Roger Rd. (Appointments are required 881-0321)
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
Pumpkin Patch! at Tucson Petting Zoo! 9:00AM - 6:00PM
We have partnered with a local pumpkin patch this year to bring you a bigger and better pumpkin patch then last year! Not only will the pumpkin patch be here but we will still be doing the petting zoo just like normal/Price is normal admission of $8 a person that gets you food for all the animals and a full tour-Pumpkin prices vary by type and size/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
Wildlife Theater Movie Schedule! 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Following movies are shown daily: 10AM American Eagle 55 minutes/11AM In Search of the Jaguar 55 minutes/12PM Deadly Dozen-India 45 minutes/1PM Migration 25 minutes/2PM Cara the Sea Turtle 30 minutes/3PM Life in the Freezer 30 minutes/4PM Primates 45 minutes~Free with Museum Admission: $10/$7/$5 under 3 Free/International Wildlife Museum 4800 W Gates Pass Rd. 629-0100 www.TheWildlifeMuseum.org
Burger Madness Monday! 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Melissa and Jim are serving the amazing "Crystal Burgers" with Fries for just $4 each/Nevada Smith's Saloon 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com
Mahjong Monday 12:00PM - 3:00PM
Come learn and play Hong Kong simplified mahjong with us/These sessions are geared towards offering adults a fun and social atmosphere to enjoy the game of mahjong, All skill levels welcome/First come, first seated-Limit 24 people/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
Free Meal For Anyone! 5:30PM - 6:30PM
Every Monday! 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
Finding your Family History 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Presented by Pima County Genealogy Society/The presentation will include a case study that will demonstrate the step-by-step process of tracking down information about your ancestors/Himmel Park Library 1035 N. Treat Ave. 594-5305
Dollar Night 6:00PM - 8:00PM
$1 Admission/Skate Country 7980 E. 22nd St 298-4409
Music by Bryan Dean Trio 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Rockabilly Grill 3700 N Oracle Rd. 888-1900
Murder at Cactus Casino! 6:30PM
A comedy, musical murder mystery wrapped around a four-course meal! Throughout the evening, you’ll witness a variety of crimes-including at least one murder-and it’s your job to figure out “whodunit” Tickets are $39, which includes dinner and show! Every Monday night! The Gaslight Music Hall 13005 N Oracle Rd. at Rancho Vistoso Blvd-Oro Valley 529-1000 www.gaslightmusichall.com (Doors Open 6PM)
English as a Second Language 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Free/Learn and improve your English skills at Grace's ESL classes! Classes are on Monday & Tuesday through Oct. 23rd/There are classes for beginner, intermediate, and conversational students/A typical night's schedule: 6:30PM-7:30PM English Classes & Childcare/7:30PM-8PM Snacks & Bible Study with Pastor Patoka/8PM-8PM English Classes & Childcare/Childcare and snacks are included/Register when you come for the first time/Grace Lutheran Church 830 N 1st Ave. 623-6633
Adult Painting Class (Sundown in Tucson at Bianchi's) 6:30PM - 8:30PM
$25/Join us at Bianchi's Italian Restaurant on Monday nights for some painting fun! Come a little early and enjoy their Happy Hour specials from 3PM-6PM daily/Painting starts at 6:30PM, See you there! Bianchi's Italian 3620 W. Tangerine Rd-Marana 359-6675 www.creativejuiceartbar.com
Born Country – The Music of 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/Singing, playing their instruments and writing many of their songs, Alabama inspired a trend toward the formation and promotion of other self-contained bands in country music/Concert tickets are $22.95/$20.95/$12.95 The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 for reservations www.thegaslighttheatre.com
Mondo Monday: 2019: After the Fall of New York (R) 8:00PM
$3/$2 (1983) In the far-flung future of 2019, nuclear war has rendered the entire human race sterile, so naturally it’s up to a Bon Jovi-esque mercenary to infiltrate the deadly ruins of New York City to rescue the last fertile woman on Earth so she can re-populate the world/The Loft Cinema 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. 795-0844
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
Sunday-Thursday/Hosted by DJ DavidEdge Bar Tucson 4635 N. Flowing Wells Rd. 887-9027
Monday House Party with DJ Sid the Kid 10:00PM
Free, 21+/Retrolution, the longest running dance night in the history of Tucson featuring all your favorite hits of the 80’s, is finally being dragged, kicking in screaming, into the 90’s/The Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St. 792-6366
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