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Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Birding at Sweetwater Wetlands 7:30AM - 9:30AM
Ages 12 & up/Join a local birding expert on a guided walk to see the great variety of bird life that inhabits this urban birding hotspot/Sweetwater Wetlands 2667 W. Sweetwater Dr. 615-7855

Half-Price First Tuesday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
50% off admission the first Tues of every month at International Wildlife Museum 4800 W Gates Pass Rd 629-0100

Story Time – Music Hour 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Sing, Dance, Read, Snack and Craft/All Ages/Bookman's 6230 E. Speedway Blvd. 748-9555

Spouse Bereavement Support Group 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Meets year round-If you have lost a loved one, you may find comfort in meeting others who have shared this experience/Co-sponsored by Widowed to Widowed Inc. For more info contact Marvin Bernstein 885-2005/ Tucson JCC 3800 E. River Rd 299-3000

Basic Meditation Class with Instruction 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Every Tuesday/Free/Awam Institute 3400 E. Speedway Suite 204 622-8460

Life Cycle of the Saguaro: Seed to Giant 11:15AM - 12:00PM
45 minute walk/100 yards/Hear some astonishing reasons about why so few seeds make it to fruition/Saguaro National Park West 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158

“Make It & Take It” 12:00PM - 1:30PM
Join us for a Free get-together in conjunction with the current gallery show/Barbara Esmond, president of the Tucson Chapter of the Pomegranate Guild of Judaic Needlework, will speak about the organization, and Anne Lowe will teach a beautiful iris-folded paper chamsa card/Tucson JCC 3800 East River Rd. (RSVP Required to Lynn Davis 618-5026)

Social Bridge Group 12:00PM - 3:00PM
Free/Always looking for knowledgeable players-Drop in and join the fun-No advance registration required/ Tucson JCC 3800 E. River Rd 299-3000

Mahjong Tuesday 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Sessions are geared towards seniors and offer a fun and social atmosphere to enjoy the game of Mahjong-All skill levels welcome! Ellie Towne Community Center 1660 W Ruthrauff Rd. 887-9786

Flandrau Planetarium Shows 2:00PM
2PM Dynamic Earth: Ride along on swirling ocean and wind currents, dive into the heart of a monster hurricane, come face-to-face with sharks and gigantic whales, and fly into roiling volcanoes-Narrated by Liam Neeson/4PM Touring the Solar System: In this show we stop by each of the planets and learn why they are unique-We’ll even explore moons, asteroids, the Milky Way and beyond/UA Science Flandrau Planetarium 621-STAR

Whales in the Desert 3:15PM - 4:00PM
45 minute Talk/Learn about the unique connection between whales and the Sonoran Desert.Saguaro National Park West 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158

Chess Club 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Please join us if you are already playing or want to learn.

All skill levels welcome-Bring your friends and make new ones-Practice your strategy and tactics/Himmel Park Library 1035 N. Treat Ave. 594-5305

Games Galore 4:00PM - 5:30PM
Come join us for some after school gaming for all ages! Laptops setup for Minecraft, in addition to a selection of Wii, PS3 and Xbox games for cooperative play-We've also got old school board games available/Mission Library 3770 S. Mission Rd. 594-5325

Italian Conversation Group 4:30PM - 6:30PM
Free! All skill levels welcome/Practice the Italian language; share your love of Italian culture at Beyond Bread 3026 N Campbell Ave/Contact Matt 624-9145

Tucson Tuesday Laughter Yoga 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Free, donations appreciated! Laughter as a form of exercise for peace and healing/St Francis in the Foothills 4625 E. River Rd. room #30(rear) Drop-in or call 490-5500

Tucson Real Estate Investors Forum 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Discussion on what is required to be successful at Wholesaling and Scouting/As with all investment strategies, it takes preparation, a plan and focus on criteria developed to identify profitable investments-Come beforehand for supper and networking and remain afterward to build
profitable relationships/Denny's Diner Oracle & River Rd. (RSVP Jay 909-9375)

Family Friendly Bike Night 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Free Event/The Cruising Christians (Tucson Chapter of CMA) is hosting a fundraiser for ministry items/Mama's Pizza is donating 10% of proceeds to support We will be raffling off gifts-We are going to be raffling off different prizes throughout the night/Mama's Pizza 4500 E. Speedway Blvd. 661-0018

Space Wars! 7:00PM
May the Farce Be With You! Crazy fun evening of musical comedy melodrama! Great fun for the whole family! 886-9428 for reservations www.thegaslighttheatre.com

Tucson Blues Dancers 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Free blues dancing lesson every Tuesday night (Tips happily encouraged) First half hour basic lesson, then intermediate lesson/DJ'd music-first hour and a half 70% more traditional, 30% alternative, second hour and a half, the opposite mix/Fun for all ages/Boondocks Lounge 3306 N. 1st Ave. 690-0991 (Under 21 must leave by 10PM)

Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Free! 8 rounds of madness/Flaunt your pop-culture knowledge for a chance at tons of great prizes/21+/Hotel Congress 311 E Congress St 622-8848

Geeks Who Drink 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Electronic Pub Trivia Game/Dante's Fire 2526 E Grant Rd. 382-9255

Music by Gamma Like Very Ultra 9:00PM
With Whispering Wires and Daycones/Free 21+/Club Congress 311 E. Congress St. Lobby 622-8848

Karaoke with Double Play DJs & Tiffany 9:00PM
RJ's Replays 5769 E Speedway Blvd. 495-5136

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