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Volunteer Training: Living with Urban Wildlife Program
Upcoming 3 Day Class, September 27th-29th/Interested in helping communities learn how to successfully co-exist with wildlife? Pima County is seeking volunteers to deliver urban wildlife public education programs-Trained volunteers deliver Living with Urban Wildlife presentations and staff the mobile exhibit trailer at public events/Brandi Fenton Memorial Park Visitor Center 3482 E. River Rd. 724-5375 (Free, Space is limited, advance registration required)
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: 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
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
Wildlife Theater Movie Schedule! 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Following movies are shown daily: 10AM American Eagle 55 minutes/11AM In Search of the Jaguar 55 minutes/12PM Deadly Dozen-India 45 minutes/1PM Migration 25 minutes/2PM Cara the Sea Turtle 30 minutes/3PM Life in the Freezer 30 minutes/4PM Primates 45 minutes~Free with Museum Admission: $10/$7/$5 under 3 Free/International Wildlife Museum 4800 W Gates Pass Rd. 629-0100 www.TheWildlifeMuseum.org
Picture This..Life Through A Different Lens (Talk and Walk) 10:15AM - 11:00AM
Experience the desert from a whole new view with this interactive photography program; designed to present the basics of photoghaphy while envoking emotional connections with the desert/Saguaro National Park (West) 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158 (Park Entrance fee applies $15 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)
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
Say Hello to Opera-Spotlight on Tucson Opera 2:00PM
The Opera Guild of Southern Arizona will present a Free preview of operas that will be performed in the Tucson area in the fall/Town of Oro Valley Council Chambers 11000 N. La Canada Dr. (906-3792 for more info)
$3 After 3PM! 3:00PM
Adults & Kids enjoy $3 admission after 3pm, Monday-Friday during the month of September! Just mention the $3 after 3 special! International Wildlife Museum 4800 W. Gates Pass Rd. 629-0100 www.thewildlifemuseum.org
FREE MEAL FOR ANYONE! 5:30PM - 6:30PM
Every Monday! In partnership with Caridad Community Kitchen, Northminster offers a free hot meal to anyone who is hungry-Join us in the Fellowship Hall/Northminster Presbyterian Church 2450 E Fort Lowell Rd (at Tucson Blvd) 327-7121
Music by Hoodie Allen 6:00PM
$30, All Ages/Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St. 622-8848
Dollar Night 6:00PM - 8:00PM
$1 Admission/Skate Country 7980 E. 22nd St 298-4409
Murder at Cactus Casino! 6:30PM
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 (Doors Open 6PM)
English as a Second Language 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Free/Learn and improve your English skills at Grace's ESL classes! Classes are on Monday & Tuesday through Oct. 23rd/There are classes for beginner, intermediate, and conversational students/A typical night's schedule: 6:30PM-7:30PM English Classes & Childcare/7:30PM-8PM Snacks & Bible Study with Pastor Patoka/8PM-8PM English Classes & Childcare/Childcare and snacks are included/Register when you come for the first time/Grace Lutheran Church 830 N 1st Ave. 623-6633
Love + Downtown: A City Wedding Showcase on the Playground Roof 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Meet some of Tucson’s finest in the wedding industry, including photographers, videographers, floral arrangers, wedding planners, dessert & food caterers, DJs, bridal shops, plus hair & makeup stylists! While you're here,enjoy live music from local synth-pop duo Belinda Esquer Music; complimentary samplings and hosted bubbles PLUS Ketel One’s Botanicals bar and tours of the luxurious new AC Hotel Tucson Downtown! Playground Bar & Lounge 278 E Congress St. 396-3691
Sky Bar Fun 7:00PM
Team Trivia 7PM-8:30PM/Pool Tournament 8:30PM-9:30PM/Skyroake 8:30PM- Midnight/Sky Bar 536 N 4th Ave. 622-4300
Thriller – with Lisa Otey and the Desert Divas! 7:00PM
Join Lisa Otey and the Desert Divas as they pay tribute to the music of the ‘80s, including Michael Jackson, Journey, Prince, The Pointer Sisters, Donna Summer, Divo, Diana Ross, The B-52s, Joan Jett, and more! Concert tickets are $22.95/$20.95/$12.95 The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 for reservations www.thegaslighttheatre.com
Macy Gray Concert 7:30PM
$29 & up/Fox Tucson Theatre 17 W. Congress 547-3040
Music by Lake Street Dive 8:00PM
$26, All Ages/The Rialto Theatre 318 E Congress St. 740-1000
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 DavidEdge Bar Tucson 4635 N. Flowing Wells Rd. 887-9027
Sunday Trough Thursday each week/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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