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Fun & Games for Seniors! 10:00AM - 12:30PM
Seniors get together on the 3rd & 4th Tuesday of the month to play games-Come join in the fun! It's easy to learn/Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr Library 7800 N. Schisler Dr. 594-5200
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
Bear Canyon Knitters 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Adults & Teens/Bring your knitting and join other knitters to share projects-All are welcome/Kirk-Bear Canyon Library 8959 E. Tanque Verde Rd. 594-5275
The Secret Santa! 2:00PM
3 Times: 2PM, 5PM & 7:30PM $23.95/$21.95/$13.95 It’s Christmas season in the 60’s in Merryville, but not everybody is feeling the holiday cheer. Barkley Simpson, a local businessman has weaseled his way up the ladder to become the right-hand man to the owner of the Cogsworth Toy Factory. Simpson has convinced CC Cogsworth, that it’s no longer about toys and holiday cheer, but instead, IT’S ALL ABOUT THE MONEY! Join the great citizens of Merryville as they laugh, sing, and dance their way to stopping the bad guys, saving the toy factory and making this THE BEST CHRISTMAS EVER! The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 (SEE THE SECRET SANTA ARTICLE) www.TheGaslightTheatre.com
Pima County Master Gardener Presentation: Welcome to Tucson Gardening 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Adults/This presentation is designed to familiarize newcomers with the unique climate, soil, and native plant types in the Sonoran Desert to help them transition successfully-Gardeners of all experience levels are welcome/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345
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)
Plaza Live! Music by Desert Melodies 5:00PM - 7:00PM
(Holiday and Winter Favorites) The Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance and St. Philip's Plaza team up to support the arts with weekly live music every Tuesday evening from local musicians in the Plaza courtyard, alongside excellent food and drink available from Union, Reforma, and Proof restaurants-Concerts are free to the public/ St. Philip's Plaza 4280 N Campbell Ave. (SAACA 797-3959)
Christmas with the Rat Pack! 6:00PM
$30, with discounts available for children, students, seniors, and members of the military/Holiday music never had it so good as when it was being crooned by legendary “Rat Pack” members Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis, Jr. Pour yourself some eggnog and get ready to be transported back to a Vegas-style lounge for a night of familiar standards and swingin’ Christmas songs! The Gaslight Music Hall 13005 N. Oracle Rd. at Rancho Vistoso Blvd-Oro Valley 529-1000 www.gaslightmusichall.com
Zoo Lights 2019 6:00PM
$10 Adults/$6 Children (2-14) Children under 2 are free/Presented by Tucson Electric Power-Sip hot chocolate as you stroll through the twinkling lights of Tucson’s favorite holiday tradition. Over one million twinkling lights illuminate the beautiful Zoo grounds with sounds of the season flowing throughout the Zoo! Reid Park Zoo 3400 Zoo Court 791-3204
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)
Comedy Open Mic Night 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Are you a stand up comic or want to give it a try? Or just come and drink and laugh/Sign up at is 6:30PM with a 5 minute max time-plus Karaoke with Rhea & Josh after/Music Box 6951 E 22nd St. 747-1421
70th Annual Winterhaven Festival Of Lights 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Nightly, December 14th–28th/Tour our lights on a hayride wagon, a bus trolley, a pedal-powered group bike! You can also see the lights on foot/The Festival is free to attend~However we ask everyone to bring a donation of food or money for the Community Food Bank of Southern AZ/Winterhaven is located between Prince Rd. & Ft Lowell Rd. and Tucson Blvd. & Country Club Rd. www.winterhavenfestival.org
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
Deacon’s Open Jam 8:00PM
Every Tuesday! Bring yourself and your Instrument sign in and jam out with drink specials all night and Free Pool/Chicago Bar 5954 E Speedway Blvd. 748-8169
Sunday-Thursday/Hosted by DJ David/Edge Bar Tucson 4635 N. Flowing Wells Rd. 887-9027
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