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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: CLUE with 15% off (By appointment only)
Vacation Bible School (Registration)
(July 8-12, 9AM-12:15PM Daily) At ROAR VBS, kids explore God’s goodness and celebrate a ferocious faith that powers them through this wild life. Science gizmos, fun games, movin’ Bible songs, life-like Bible encounters and tasty snacks are just a few of the standout activities kids experience during VBS at Northminster! Registration now open at npctucson.org/vbs Northminster Presbyterian Church 2450 E Fort Lowell Rd (at Tucson Blvd) 327-7121
HSSA Presents "Lassie Come Home" at The Loft Cinema
Celebrate HSSA 75th with a Free screening of the original Lassie film starring Elizabeth Taylor/The film would have been showing in local theaters 75 years ago when HSSA was founded! Showtime is Sunday, July 28th at 2PM at The Loft Cinema/Starting July 1st, look for tickets at HSSA Main Campus, PAWSH Park Place, HSSA Thrift Store, and Ten55 Brewery and at other 75th Anniversary events! www.hssaz.org/about-us/our-75th-anniversary
Dog Days 7:30AM - 4:30PM
Daily through September 30th, your 4-legged friends will be allowed to enjoy the Gardens just as much as you/Single day dog admission is $3 per dog, and Garden members can add a dog to their membership for $20 to enjoy unlimited admission between June 1st and September 30th/Do you have more than one dog? Additional dogs may be added to your Garden membership at $10 each/Tucson Botanical Gardens 2150 N Alvernon Way 326-9686
Free Guided Nature Walks 9:00AM - 11:00AM
More than 170 species of birds and 400 species of plants make their home in Ramsey Canyon Preserve and the surrounding national forest, along with other animals, including Chiricahua leopard frogs, black bears, and dozens of species of butterflies/Ramsey Canyon Preserve 27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd-Hereford (Preserve Entrance fees $8 per person/Cochise County residents, $5 per person-Children under 13 free)
Eckstrom-Columbus Library Quilting Group 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Come and join our general quilting class—whether you're a beginner, expert, or somewhere in between/Bring your sewing machine, materials, and quilting project to work on individually or as a group, with help from instructor Lisa/We meet the first Monday of each month, from 10AM-2PM/Eckstrom-Columbus Library 4350 E. 22nd St. 594-5285
Wildlife Theater Movie Schedule! 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Following movies are shown daily: 10AM Planet Earth: Caves 57 minutes/11AM Great Migrations: Feast or Famine 50 minutes/12PM Animal Mysteries: Black & White 23 minutes/1PM Growing Up Black Bear 42 minutes/2PM River Monsters: Alaskan Horror 41 minutes/3PM Planet Earth: Mountains 57 minutes/4PM Wild Detectives: Penguins 25 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 $5 each/Nevada Smith's Saloon 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com
Kids Eat Free! Summer Lunch 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Monday-Friday/With the help of our community partners, we will be providing free healthy meals for kids
ages 0–18 all summer long! No sign-up required/Quincie Douglas Library 1585 E. 36th St. 594-5335/Valencia Library 202 W. Valencia Rd. 594-5390
Kids Eat Free! Summer Lunch 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Kids up to age 18 can enjoy free hot lunch between every week day/Eckstrom-Columbus Library 4350 E 22nd St. 594-5285//Valencia Library 202 W. Valencia Rd. 594-5390
Kids Eat Free! Summer Lunch 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Monday-Friday/With the help of our community partners, the Martha Cooper Library will be providing free healthy meals for kids ages 0–18 all summer long! No sign-up required/Martha Cooper Library 1377 N. Catalina Ave. 594-5315
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
Zoo to You! With the Reid Park Zoo 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Experience the wonder of the animal kingdom with live ambassadors from Reid Park Zoo/Discover what makes each animal special and how it survives in the wild-You may even have the opportunity to touch the animals/Free tickets required for entry and will given out at 1:30PM/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-534
Drive-through Microchip Clinic 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Be Prepared for July 4th Fireworks, they can be scary to your pet/Pima Animal Care Center will be hosting a free microchip clinic June 16th through July 3rd from 3PM to 5PM at the shelter/PACC is holding this event in the covered overflow parking lot next to the shelter/During the drive-through clinic, dogs should still be on leashes, and cats should be in carriers/PACC 4000 N. Silverbell Rd. 724-5900
Popcorn and a Movie ~ Treasure Planet (PG) 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Teens/Come relax with your family and friends/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345
Yappy Hour Monday 4:00PM - 7:00PM
Bring your furry best friend for our Yappy Hour with Tito's Handmade Vodka and proceeds benefiting The Humane Society of Southern Arizona! No cover and All ages are welcome/complimentary house-made doggie biscuits from HUB Ice Cream Factory/Playground Bar & Lounge 278 E Congress St. 396-3691
Salute to America! 6:00PM
$22.95/$20.95/$12.95 We honor our brave men and women in uniform by celebrating the lyrics and melodies that make our country great. Hosted by Tucson music legend Armen Dirtadian and a world-class band, you’ll be inspired by rousing renditions of flag-waving favorites such as “God Bless America,” “America The Beautiful,” “You’re a Grand Old Flag” and many more. With special guest appearances by audience favorites The Manhattan Dolls and Robert Shaw, this musical salute to freedom and liberty will be dedicated to those who’ve defended it. You won’t want to miss an evening that’s sure to make you Proud To Be An American! The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 for reservations www.thegaslighttheatre.com
Monday Night Blues & More 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Music by Bryan Dean Trio/Rockabilly Grill 3700 N Oracle Rd. 888-1900
Acoustic Open Mic Mangia! hosted by J D Loveland 7:00PM - 11:00PM
Bring your acoustic instrument and voice and lets Jam .. We provide the piano too! House of Bards 4915 E Speedway Blvd. 327-2011
Mondo Mondays: Ice Cream Man (R) 8:00PM
$4/$3 (1995) Featuring a B-movie dream cast, including Jan-Michael Vincent (Damnation Alley) as a grizzled cop, David Naughton (An American Werewolf in London) and Sandhal Bergman (Conan the Barbarian) as bad parents, and Olivia Hussey (Black Christmas) as a goofy busybody, this campy, cheesy, deliciously weird horror/comedy is drop-kicked into high gear by a truly bizarre performance from Clint Howard that starts out way over-the-top and then just keeps going/It’s mondo madness with nuts and a cherry on top! 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
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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