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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

University of Arizona at College World Series
Game 3/Final GO CATS! Arizona vs. Coastal Carolina 5PM on ESPN

Free Summer Meals for Kids!
This summer, through July 15th enjoy breakfast and lunch with your kids! The summer meal program is free for children 18 and under/Adults accompanying children can eat breakfast for $2 and lunch for $3/Food Services office 225-4700/To find out if there is a Summer Food Service Program site near you, please call the 24-hour, bilingual Helpline at 1-800-352-3792

The Military & Blue Star Museums!
Offering Free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve, from Memorial Day through Labor Day!

Roadrunners Toastmasters 6:30AM - 8:00AM
Club invites you to visit us every Wednesday at 6:30am to join us for a fun meeting that will help you overcome your fear to public speaking, and will help you improve your leadership skills/Academy Hall-Atria Bell Court Gardens 6653 E Carondelet Dr. (contact number 358-0496)

Free Demonstration Garden Tour 8:00AM - 9:30AM
Master Gardeners give Free tour of the beautiful demonstration gardens Every Wed & Sat morning except on holidays & in bad weather/Please wear appropriate shoes and a hat to cover your heads from the sun/UofA Pima County Cooperative Extension 4210 N Campbell Ave (Groups & clubs can arrange tours at special times by calling 626-5161)

AZ DES Veterans Employment Program 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Have you ever served in the military? Need help finding a job or training? If so, this is where you want to be/An Arizona Department of Economic Services veteran employment advocate will be available to answer your questions, connect you to valuable resources, and help you connect to your next career/Woods Memorial Library 3455 N. First Ave. 594-5445

Summer Movie Fun-Kung Fu Panda 2 (PG) 9:45AM
$1/$2 Make Harkins Summer Movie Fun for kids an annual tradition for your family/All children must be accompanied by Adult (same price) Tickets are on sale now/Harkins Theatres Tucson Spectrum 18 5455 S Calle Santa Cruz 889-5588 for details

CineMark Summer Movie Clubhouse 10:00AM
$1/Pan (PG) (Ten Movies in Ten Weeks $5-See Theater Manager for Details) Cinemark Park Place 20 5870 E Broadway Blvd. 745-2321

Minion Madness 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Kids/Free viewing of the Minions movie while enjoying a special snack! We will also be doing a Minions craft and our own Silly Tassie will be doing face painting of your favorite Minions characters/Bookmans 6230 E. Speedway Blvd. 748-9555

Spanish Conversation Group 10:00AM - 12:30PM
Are you interested in improving your ability to speak and to understand the Spanish Language? Join our group! Himmel Park Library 1035 N Treat Ave. 594-5305

Sonoran Secrets to Desert Survival (Talk and Walk-200 Yards) 10:15AM - 11:15AM
Begin with comments on the shaded patio, then stroll a sidewalk next to the Visitor Center and identify the most common hazards hidden in the desert, uncover survival strategies of native plants and animals, and acquire practical tips to ensure your safety, particularly as temperatures rise with the approach of summer-Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park West 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158

CineMark Summer Movie Clubhouse 10:30AM
$1/Pan (PG) (Ten Movies in Ten Weeks $5-See Theater Manager for Details) Century Theatres At The Oro Valley Marketplace 12155 N. Oracle Rd. 742-6512

A Sticky Situation at Saguaro 11:00AM - 11:45AM
Here at Saguaro National Park East we have 20 species of cactus and each is beautiful in its own way/Finding them all can be a challenge, but we will see each one in a stunning photo gallery and learn a few uses these plants have to those living here and beyond/Theater presentation-Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park (East) 3693 S.Old Spanish Trail 733-5153

Plant a Piece of Your Library 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Take home one of the Octopus Agave pups that will be harvested from the native plants in our Library's landscaping/Library staff and our friends at the Pima County Native Plant Nursery will be on hand to help you repot the baby and care instructions will be available to anyone who wishes to grow a piece of their library at home/Joel D Valdez Main Library 101 N. Stone Ave. 594-5500

Film–Zion National Park 12:00PM
Free/2 Showings: Noon & 2PM/150 million years in the making, Zion National Park–one of the world’s most spectacular geological areas–deserves your full attention/The National Parks Store 12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr. 622-6014 To reserve seats

Ronald McDonald 1:00PM - 2:00PM
On Your Mark, Get Set, READ! with Ronald McDonald/Exercise your mind and body indoors at your very own library. Fun, music, magic, games and a little exercising too-Fun for all ages because you're never to young, or too old, for fun! Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345

Summer Club 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Ages 5-16/Building Towers-Teams will be given newspaper and masking tape/Can your team build the tallest tower? Murphy-Wilmot Library 530 N. Wilmot Rd. 594-5420 (Space is Limited Free Tickets will be handed out at 12:30PM)

Bridge 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Adults/Exercise your mind! Join us every Wednesday to play Bridge, an entertaining and challenging card game/Oro Valley Library 1305 W. Naranja Dr 594-5580

AZDES Veterans Employment Services 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Have you ever served in the military? Need help finding a job or training? If so, this is where you want to be/An AZ Dept. of Economic Services veteran employment advocate will be available to answer your questions, connect you to valuable resources, and help you connect to your next career/Joel D Valdez Main Library 101 N. Stone Ave. 594-5500

Kangaroo Rat: Super Survivor (Talk) 2:15PM - 3:00PM
Learn about the remarkable behavioral and physical adaptations these rodents possess that allow them to survive harsh desert environments/Find out how this nocturnal animal escapes predators, evades heat, and endures aridity-Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park West 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158

Whimsical Wednesdays-Portable Planetarium: Astronomy is Everywhere! 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Kids/Crawl into an inflatable planetarium and experience the wonders of the night sky inside the library! Himmel Park Library 1035 N Treat Ave. 594-5305 (Free tickets will be handed out at 2PM)

Against All Odds (Talk) 3:15PM - 3:45PM
A saguaro might produce 40 million seeds in its lifetime, but only one or two seedlings will survive into maturity/Discover how the “deck is stacked” against their survival and what conditions are needed for growth into the majestic icon of the desert-Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park West 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158

Hands on Science—Laser Light 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Ages 12-18/Learn about light, colors, holograms and special effects. Use a real laser to create illusions, design a light show, and compete in a friendly game of Laser Limbo-Presented by Mad Science/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345 (Registration Required)

Free Open House & Bridal Fair! 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Every Wednesday! Visit this Beautiful Victorian Mansion located in the heart of historic Old Town Tucson/There will be free food, great desserts and private tours personally provided by members of the Z Mansion family of wedding vendors themselves! There is no need to call-Simply stop by and get ready for a wonderful time! The Z Mansion 288 North Church Ave 623-4889

No Oven Required Cooking Class 5:30PM - 6:30PM
Join us this month for our Free class and get inspired by quick, fresh and cold cooking concepts/Each attendee will leave with antioxidant rich recipes packed full of flavor/Food demos, knife skills and of course delicious nutrient dense ingredients! It's Free, Just RSVP! Nourishing Results 2970 N. Swan- Suite 220 (Seating is limited, call 429-3418 to reserve your seat)

All Inclusive Paintball Event 5:30PM - 8:30PM
Special Pricing on Sunday Afternoon Shift/Reservations are suggested but not required/Without reservation rental equipment subject to availability/$30 per person includes everything you need to play paintball PLUS 500 paintballs/Disruptive Paintball & Airsoft Field 10218 W Tangerine Rd-Marana 448-1100

Retro Night 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Admission $4/Skate Rental $3/Skate Country 7980 E. 22nd St 298-4409

Miss Lana Rebel & Kevin Michael Mayfield 6:00PM - 9:30PM
Original songs quietly honor the simple beauty of early American folk, blues, and country/La Cocina Courtyard 201 N. Court Ave. 622-0351

Adult Painting Class (Tucson Starry Night) 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

Western Music Association Concert 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Free/Featuring the best of regional western musicians/Monterey Court 505 W. Miracle Mile 207-2429

Bingo! 6:45PM
Are you feeling lucky? Do you like to cover numbers with big colorful dots? How about winning $! Open to the Public/Food, Fun, Fellowship! Sabbar Shrine Center 450 S. Tucson Blvd. 624-2509

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s "South Pacific" 7:00PM
$10/Presented by Arts Express-On a South Pacific island during World War Ii, love blooms between a young nurse and a secretive Frenchman who’s being courted for a dangerous military mission/UA Fred Fox School of Music-Crowder Hall 1017 N. Olive Rd. 621-1655 or 319-0400

The Freedom League! 7:00PM
Join Mega Man, Lady Liberty and The Streak as they try to protect Gigantopolis from the evil aliens of Wrebulon! Always fun for the whole family! Come yay for your favorite heroes and boo the bad guys all summer long! The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428

Music by Michael P. & The Gully Washers 7:00PM - 9:30PM
Free/Boondocks Lounge 3306 N. 1st Ave. 690-0991

Open Mic with MC Captain Redbeard 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Sign up by calling the bar or walk in and sign up in person (sign ups from 5PM-7PM) Sky Bar 536 N 4th Ave. 622-4300

Music by Bad News Blues Band 7:30PM
Chicago Bar 5954 E. Speedway Blvd. 748-8169

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Win drinks, gift cards, official Geeks merch & more! There’s no finer venue in Tucson than Playground, with our Giant indoor screens & professional sound system/Playground Bar & Lounge 278 E Congress St. 396-3691

Music by Naytronix 8:00PM
Free, 21+/Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St. 622-8848

Music by Quarter Royale w/ Bo Scurvy & The Hounds 8:00PM
The Loudhouse Rock & Roll Bar 915 W. Prince Rd. 393-3598

Music by Squirrel Nut Zippers 8:00PM
$30-$34, All Ages/Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St. 622-8848

Live Music by Skinner & Rust 8:30PM - 11:30PM
The Maverick Country Club 6622 E. Tanque Verde 298-0430

Ladies Night with DJ Real 9:00PM
No cover, 21+/The Hut 305 N 4th Ave. 623-3200

Music by Wonder & Adara Rae 9:00PM
Free, 21+/The Flycatcher 340 E 6th St. 207-9251

Horseplay Wednesday 10:00PM
No Cover/Presented by local house and techno DJ collective Dazed and Confused/Playground Bar & Lounge 278 E Congress St. 396-3691

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