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Birding Cienega Creek 7:30AM - 9:30AM
$5/Join Jeff Babson on this guided walk to observe the rich birdlife in the diverse habitats of Cienega Creek Natural Preserve as we search for raptors, flycatchers, tanagers, warblers, and more-All ages welcome/Gabe Zimmerman Davidson Canyon Trailhead at Cienega Creek Natural Preserve 16000 E. Marsh Station Rd. 724-5000 for registration info
Tucson Petting Zoo! 9:00AM - 5:00PM
$8 a person/Includes food for all the farm animals and emus! $12 includes all the farm animals and exotic animal tour. Come down and meet capybaras, tortoise, goats, chickens, porcupines and lots more! Funny Foot Farms 2405 W. Wetmore Rd. 399-6555 www.tucsonpettingzoo.com OR www.facebook.com/FunnyFootFarm
Tour of Historic Canoa Ranch 10:30AM - 12:00PM
$5/Join a walking tour of the Canoa Ranch headquarters. Visit the historic buildings and corrals and enjoy the special exhibits of the people of Canoa-All ages welcome/Historic Canoa Ranch 5375 S. I-19 Frontage Rd-Green Valley 724-5375 for registration info
Art and Coffee Talk 10:30AM - 12:00PM
“Celebrating Women Artists” led by the UofA Art Museum docents/Dewhirst-Catalina Library 15631 N. Oracle Rd. 594-5240 to register
Second Tuesday Talks 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Christine Eber, anthropologist, author, and co-founder of Weaving for Justice, will speak about her work with Maya weavers in highland Chiapas since the 1980s/Her talk will include a brief overview of the history of Maya weaving and culturally significant symbols, as well as weaving cooperatives as alternatives to the Mexican government’s top-down economic development policies/Bring your lunch and a friend, and we will provide drinks and snacks/United Nations Association Center 6242 E Speedway Blvd. 881-7060
Bear Canyon Knitters 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Adults & Teens/Bring your knitting and join other knitters to share projects-All are welcome/Kirk-Bear Canyon Library 8959 E. Tanque Verde Rd. 594-5275
Tuesday Art Talks 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Illustrated art lectures on a variety of topics presented by University of Arizona Art Museum docents/This month's topic: Music and Dance-Presented by Tammy Bearden/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345
Italian Conversation Group 4:30PM - 6:30PM
Every Tuesday/All levels welcome-Improve your Italian or come and share “la bella lingua,” qui siamo tutti italiani/bring a dictionary or I Phone that might have Translate a Portable dictionary/Parla Italiano? Beyond Bread 3026 N Campbell Ave. (Contact Matt to receive Club updates & Italian culture/lessons 833-1082)
Make 'n Take—Double Strand Bone Bracelet with Vivian Enos 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Adults & Teens/Attendance is limited to 15. Tickets will be given out starting at 4:30PM at the door to the small meeting room/Murphy-Wilmot Library 530 N. Wilmot Rd. 594-5420
Plaza Live! Music by Titan Valley Warheads 5:00PM - 7:00PM
(Bluegrass & Swing) The Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance and St. Philip's Plaza team up to support the arts with weekly live music every Tuesday evening from local musicians in the Plaza courtyard, alongside excellent food and drink available from Union, Reforma, and Proof restaurants-Concerts are free to the public/ St. Philip's Plaza 4280 N Campbell Ave. (SAACA 797-3959)
6th Annual Courage Rally at Beads of Courage 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Description: Join us as we rally the community to Carry a Bead for a child coping with serious illness! The first 100 guests will receive a FREE Carry a Bead kit compliments UBS. Enjoy live music, food trucks, entertainment, photo booth and more/Beads of Courage 3230 N. Dodge Blvd. (in the Metal Arts Village) 344-7668
Full Moon Hike (Guided Hike) 5:15PM
Join a ranger on this 2.8 mile, 2.5 hour hike to see the full moon rise over the Rincon Mountains-Comfortable walking shoes, water and a flashlight are recommended/Saguaro National Park (East) 3693 S Old Spanish Rd. 733-5153 (Park Entrance fee applies $20 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park) Reservations are Required
Full Moon Wander 5:30PM - 7:30PM
$5/Join a Pima County naturalist to walk the loop trail at El Rio Preserve as the full moon rises/Nature reveals another side in the night hours; there is always something to discover! Dress for the weather, wear comfortable walking shoes, and bring water and a flashlight-Ages 12 and up/El Rio Preserve 10190 N. Coachline Blvd-Marana 382-1950 for more info
Gene C. Reid Park Open House 5:30PM - 7:30PM
Stop by our open house to see what changes are coming to Gene C. Reid Park with a focus on the Reid Park Zoo Master Plan and Parks + Connections bond projects/We want your feedback on plans for upcoming projects, including: Reid Park Zoo expansion, new splash pad, new playground, DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center improvements, and walking path improvements/Randolph Golf Complex-Copper Room, 602 S. Alvernon Way 791-4873
Fiber Arts Group 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Adults/2nd Tuesdays-Bring your knitting, crochet, embroidery, tatting, or any other easy and easily portable fiber art project/Some assistance will be available, but this is mainly a share and social group/Himmel Park Library 1035 N. Treat Ave. 594-5305
Tucson Tuesday Laughter Yoga 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Free! Laughter as a form of exercise for peace and healing/Quaker meeting House 931 N. 5th Ave (Enter on Arizona Ave between 5th & 6th Ave. just North of 2nd St. (Everyone is welcome, Drop-in or call 490-5500)
Spelling Bee[r] 6:00PM - 8:00PM
It's spelling time! Join your spelling aficionados and show off those dictionary skills/Sign up at 6PM and bee beings at 7PM/It's free and you can win a huge trophy, plus gift certificates to Tap & Bottle. We even give you a gift if you're the first person out in the round/Tap & Bottle (North) 7254 N. Oracle Rd. 268-8725
Moonrise Over The Mountains (Patio program: 45 minutes) 6:15PM
The patio talk is offered on the night of the full moon/Come out to the Red Hills Visitor Center and enjoy a short talk about the moon and the music of two of our talented volunteer musicians as the full moon rises above the beautiful array of Saguaro Cacti/Bring a chair and dress for the cool desert evenings-All ages/Wheelchair accessible/No reservations necessary/Saguaro National Park (West) 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158 (Park Entrance fee applies $20 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)
Music by Eric Ramsey & Robby Roberson 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Free/Folk/Monterey Court W. Miracle Mile Rd. 207-2429
Tucson Blues Dancers 7:00PM
Blues dancing lesson every Tuesday night from 7-7:30PM, then open dancing from 7:30-10:30PM ($1 or more donation happily encouraged/We encourage a mix of fusion in music and dancing-Fun for all ages/Friendly and welcoming group-No need for a partner, everyone dances with everyone else during the lesson and afterward/CeeDee's Jamaican Kitchen 5305 E. Speedway 795-3400
Tucson Coin Club Meeting 7:00PM - 9:00PM
The program consists of presentations, show and tell, ask the expert and an auction-Guests are welcome at the meetings/Held at the Tucson Woman's Club 6245 E. Bellevue St. 305-5513
Deacon’s Open Jam 8:00PM
Every Tuesday! Bring yourself and your Instrument sign in and jam out with drink specials all night and Free Pool/Chicago Bar 5954 E Speedway Blvd. 748-8169
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