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Ace of Escape! A Very RETRO Chrstmas!
Your quirky Aunt throws holiday parties each with plenty of fun, games & prizes, but this year she has really out done herself/She has announced, this year, the winner of her games will receive over $100,000 in stocks, bonds & checks~She thinks you are too modern, so she's set your team up with a Christmas game right out of 1978/Can you disconnect from the modern era & rely only on your teamwork and wit to have a very RETRO Christmas and get the $100k?! (This room is NOT wheelchair accessible. Customers must be able to walk down and up a flight of stairs) Ace of Escape 406 N. Church Ave. 222-7395 www.AceOfEscape.com Promo code: 2018 for 18% off (By appointment only)
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
Market On The Move 8:00AM - 10:00AM
Mondays-Wednesdays & Saturdays/By donating $10 to get your up to 60 lbs. of produce that you can share these with your neighbors, friends or anyone you believe is in need/Warehouse 4515 E. 22nd. St. (MOM 373-5256)
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
HSSA's Holiday Spaycation 9:00AM - 10:00AM
At HSSA Spay/Neuter Clinic we celebrate with a holiday spaycation! During the month of December all dog spays will be only $25 (+$5 mandatory e-collar) All dogs will receive a holiday bandana and a complimentary mani-pedi (nail trim)! Dogs must be female, 3 months to 3 years of age, and less than 60lbs. Appointments are required and space is limited/Call 881-0321 to schedule an appointment today!
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
Scrooge, a Gaslight Musical! 2:00PM
$22.95/$20.95/$$12.95 3 Times: 2PM, 5PM & 7:30PM/Celebrate the Holiday Season Gaslight-style with this enchanting adaptation of Dickens’ heart-lifting classic tale of magical spirits in a colorful and humorous 1950’s Christmas/Join the cast of characters as they open the eyes of the crotchety Ebenezer Scrooge to the true meaning and joy of Christmas! The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 www.TheGaslightTheatre.com (SEE SCROOGE ARTICLE)
Teen Maker Monday 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Join us in the 101 Space for an afternoon of making weird things and leveling up your DIY skills. Projects may include: bike part jewelry, duct-tape wallets, collaging, polymer clay charm making, and any project you can think to make/Joel D Valdez Main Library 101 N. Stone Ave. 594-5500
Pet Photos with Santa 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Bring your paws to see the Claus and have your pet photos taken with Santa at this special event-Domestic animals only/Pet owners are responsible for their pet's safety and the safety of others-All pets must be on a leash or contained in a cage. Please clean up after your pet/Tucson Mall 4500 N Oracle Rd. 293-7330 OR Park Place Mall 5870 E Broadway Blvd. 747-7575
69th Annual Winterhaven Festival Of Lights 5:00PM - 10:00PM
December 8th–26th/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
Murder at Cactus Casino! 6:00PM
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
Zoo Lights 2018 6:00PM - 8:00PM
$10 Adults/$6 Children (2-14) Children under 2 are free/Presented by Tucson Electric Power-Thousands of twinkling lights, light displays and animal-themed light sculptures, hot chocolate and family fun! Reid Park Zoo 3400 Zoo Court 791-3204
Dollar Night 6:00PM - 8:00PM
$1 Admission/Skate Rental $3/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
Christmas in the Desert 6:00PM - 8:30PM
$10 Adults 13+/$8 Kids 3-12/2 & under Free/Historic Wagon Rides-60,000 Christmas Lights, Santa, S'mores, Hot Cocoa, and more! La Posta Quemada Ranch in Colossal Cave Mountain Park 16721 E. Old Spanish Trail-Vail 647-3450
UofA Women's Basketball vs. UTEP 6:30PM
$5-$12/UofA McKale Center 1 National Championship Dr. 621-CATS
Adult Painting Class (Red Tree 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
TJI JAZZ JAMbalaya 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Tucson Jazz Institute faculty & students (middle & high school) perform/TJI JAZZ JAMbalaya - a mix of Trad, Swing and the American Song Book/The Glowbal Restaurant inside the Sheraton Tucson 5151 W Grant Rd.
Sky Bar Fun 7:00PM
Team Trivia 7PM-8:30PM/Pool Tournament 9PM-10PM/Skyraoke-Come see and sing like the stars! Our 24,000 song library projects lyrics on 3 big screens 10PM-2AM/Sky Bar 536 N 4th Ave. 622-4300
Open Mic/Jam Night 7:00PM - 11:00PM
Free/House of Bards 4915 E Speedway Blvd. 327-2011
Mondo Monday: Outlaw of Gor (PG-13) 8:00PM
$3/$2 (1989) In this god-awful, yet strangely compelling, sequel to the sci-fi train wreck Gor, a dumb blonde college professor is whisked away to a magical planet of swords, sorcery and Jack Palance, where he must learn to love, fight and save the day while wearing a leather speedo! 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 David/Edge 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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