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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Call to Artists!
' Gallery, Tucson's longest running artists' cooperative, is currently jurying for 2D artwork, with an emphasis on abstract art; metalwork; fiber art; blown glass; and modern, unusual pottery. For more information visit our website at DesertArtisansGallery.com and click on "Call to Artists".

Guided Birding at Agua Caliente Park 7:30AM - 9:00AM
See wetland birds, hummingbirds, songbirds, and raptors-Loaner binoculars available/All ages welcome/Free with Membership, Non-Member $5 fee/Agua Caliente Park 12325 Agua Caliente Park Rd. 615-7855 for registration info

Not Just For Kids 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Feel like a kid again when adults get in for the youth admission price of just $6! The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures 4455 E. Camp Lowell Dr. 881-0606

Tucson History 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Free-Donations Welcome/Thursday-Saturday/Fort Lowell Museum tells the historic story of Fort Lowell during the Apache Wars. Housed in a accurate replica of the Commanding Officers quarters, circa 1885. The building hold permanent and changing exhibits featuring military artifacts/Fort Lowell Museum 2900 N. Craycroft Rd. 885-3832

Living With Giants (Talk) 11:15AM - 12:00PM
The saguaro celebrates events and faces challenges throughout its life/A biologist explains how it provides shelter and substance for wildlife; when it flowers; its growth patterns; and how it fights for survival against drought, lightning, frost, and other dangers~Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park (West) 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158 (Park Entrance fee applies $15 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)

Magic Tree House Space Mission 2:00PM
$14/$10/Children 3 & under Free/In Magic Tree House® Space Mission, a mysterious “M” sends the intrepid Jack and Annie on a fun-filled journey to discover the secrets of the Sun, Moon, planets, space travel and more/UA Science Flandrau Planetarium 1601 E University Blvd. 621-STAR

Tucson Sky and Beyond 4:00PM
$14/$10/Under 3 Free/Take a relaxing look at the night sky as one of our skilled "Console Captains" gives you a guided tour of the stars, planets, constellations and current events happening in the night sky/UA Science Flandrau Planetarium 1601 E University Blvd. 621-STAR

Thursday Farmers Market 4:00PM - 7:00PM
San Mercado Augustin 100 South Avenida del Convento 622-0525

Steak Night! 5:00PM - 9:00PM
22oz Porterhouse, 20oz Ribeye, 18oz T-Bone, 16oz NY Strip, 10oz Top Sirloin, and Chicken Breast/All dinners served with a Baked Potato or Homemade Ranch-Style Beans, and Salad Bar with a Roll, $7-$17/ 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com

Tinkerlab After Hours Drawing Studio 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Drawing Salon with local artist and Drawing Studio Instructor, Mykl Wells/Make sure to bring your own materials: pencils and a sketchbook-Class is free to members and open to the general public with paid admission/The University of Arizona Museum of Art 1031 N. Olive Rd. 621-7567 to RSVP

Canned Food Night at Skate Country 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Do you like to skate and want to support the Community Food Bank? Bring two cans or more of food per person and get Free skate rental at Skate Country, every Thursday night all summer long/Skate Country 7980 E. 22nd St 298-4409

Fashion Show & Mixer 6:00PM - 9:00PM
New Fall cabi clothing line will be modeled and available for try-on and purchase/Proceeds of Clothing Sales will be donated to "Treasures 4 Teachers" Bring School Supplies to donate and receive a Free Raffle Ticket/Wine, Beverages & Finger Foods will be provided/Held at BMO Harris Bank 10655 N. Oracle Rd. RSVP to Kelly 820-3180 OR Cynthia 878-2362 www.T4Teachers.org

Adult Painting Class (Funky Tree) 6:30PM
$35/Grab a friend and follow our instructor's step by step instructions while you sip some wine and create your own beautiful masterpiece! 6530 E Tanque Verde Rd Ste. #160 (La Plaza Shoppes) 359-6675 www.creativejuiceartbar.com

Paint a set of wine glasses! U of A 6:30PM
$35/Grab a friend and follow our instructor's step by step instructions while you sip some wine and create your own beautiful masterpiece! We provide you with two wine glasses, all the supplies you will need, and some guidance - you provide the creativity! 6530 E Tanque Verde Rd Ste. #160 (La Plaza Shoppes) 359-6675 www.creativejuiceartbar.com

Spider Guy! 7:00PM
Mild mannered student, Billy Baker is just like any other student at Excelsior Junior College until a science experiment goes terribly wrong/When he is bitten by a genetically altered spider, Billy assumes powers and abilities he never dreamed of, but now he faces a difficult choice! Should he remain an average college student or use his new powers to help the imperiled citizens of Center City? Adults $21.95/Seniors, Students, Military $17.95/Children $9.95/ 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 www.TheGaslightTheatre.com

Music by Pelican 7:00PM
$15, 21+/With Inter Arma and Spirit Adrift/Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St. 622-8848

Seminar by Theresa Rebeck (Preview) 7:30PM
$15/Four aspiring young novelists sign up for private writing classes with Leonard, an international literary figure/Under his recklessly brilliant and unorthodox instruction, some thrive and others flounder, alliances are made and broken, sex is used as a weapon and hearts are unmoored-The wordplay is not the only thing that turns vicious as innocence collides with experience in this biting Broadway comedy/Live Theatre Workshop 5317 E Speedway Blvd. 327-4242

Cinema La Placita Outdoor Movie 7:30PM
$3, Free Popcorn/Roman Polanski’s 1968 psychological thriller, Rosemary’s Baby, starring Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes, and Ruth Gordon/Patrons are welcome to bring a picnic dinner/Street parking is free after 5PM/Tucson Museum of Art 140 N. Main Ave. (Kelly 616-2687)

Adult Skate 8:00PM
18+/$5 Admission~$3 Skate Rental/Skate Country 7980 E. 22nd St 298-4409

Music by The Bennu 8:30PM
Free/Tap & Bottle 403 N 6th Ave. 344-8999

Ynot Karaoke 9:00PM
No cover/Outside Stage-The Mockingbirds (Indie and classic alternative and popular rock) Inside Stage-Ynot Karaoke/The Hut 305 N 4th Ave. 623-3200

Optimist Club A/C Party 10:00PM
Free, 21+/Come christen the newly installed AC in the club & enjoy the 90s rave musings of X-Coast out on le plaza/Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St. 622-8848

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