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Thursday, December 18, 2014

National Roast Suckling Pig Day!

Wake Up with the Birds 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Free! Join this guided birding walk in the desert oasis of Agua Caliente Park to spot wetland birds, hummingbirds, songbirds & raptors/Binoculars available for use/Reservations not required/12325 E Roger Rd 615-7855

Guided Geology Walk 8:30AM - 11:30AM
Sabino Canyon Visitors Center 749-2861 or David 307-7900

Brown Mountain Hike 9:00AM - 11:30AM
Free! Enjoy a 2-mile hike with a Pima County naturalist to learn about desert plants & wildlife that inhabit our local area/Ages 12+/Reservations not required/Tucson Mountain Park, Brown Mountain Trailhead 8451 W McCain Loop Rd (near Gilbert Ray Campground) 615-7855

Green Valley Lecture Series - Getting to the Heart of Good Food 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Free! Encourages patients to walk toward a plant-based diet & run away from the Standard American Diet (SAD)/With an emphasis on a healthy lifestyle as the best prevention against heart disease, Dr. Charles Katzenberg discusses a healthful diet & its benefits/No reservation required/Refreshments provided/Canoa Hills Social Center 3660 S Camino del Sol (Green Valley) 626-2000

Great Literature of All Times 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Presented by Dr. Bill Fry on Great Literature of all Times-Pick up handout at Customer Service Desk before the event/O.Henry-Selected Stories (Several About the Holidays) Oro Valley Library 594-5580

Panning for Garnets Activity 11:15AM - 3:00PM
Sabino Canyon Visitors Center 749-2861

Centering Prayer 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Free! 20-25 min meditation & related reading/discussion/Beginner & experienced both welcome/2 sessions every Thurs 12-1pm in the Bride's Room & 7-8pm in the Library/No donation/St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church 4440 N Campbell @ River/Call Agnes 820-6537

Thursday Score Big 12:00PM - 4:00PM
$1.39 games and $1.39 shoe rental/Golden Pin Lanes located at 1010 W Miracle Mile 888-4272

Arizona Theatre Company presents: Murder for Two 2:00PM
The perfect blend of music, mayhem & murder! In this hilarious 90 min tour-de-force, 2 performers play 13 roles-not to mention the piano-in a witty & winking homage to old-fashioned murder mysteries/Audio-Described & Open-Captioning/Another performance 7:30pm (ASL)/at the Temple of Music & Art 330 S Scott Ave 622-2823

Northwest Readers Book Club 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Adults/We read both fiction and nonfiction titles recommended by the group-Please join us! This month's reading selection is The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce/Nanini Library 594-5365

Holiday Crafternoon 2:30PM - 4:00PM
Come and celebrate the beautiful season and make some holiday decorations/Miller-Golf Links Library 594-5355

The Secret Santa-A Holiday Musical Comedy 3:00PM
3 Shows: 3PM, 6PM & 8:30PM/A local politician has weaseled his way up the ladder to become the right-hand man to the owner of Cogsworth Toy Factory in Merryville and he has made it his mission to shut down the toy factory at the height of the Christmas season and ultimately sabotage Christmas! Luckily, help comes from an unexpected place…a mysterious old toy maker, determined to bring Christmas back into the heart of Merryville! The Gaslight Theatre 886-9428 for reservations www.thegaslighttheatre.com

Santa Cruz River Farmers' Market 3:00PM - 6:00PM
Mercado San Agustin 100 S Avenida del Convento (Near Congress & Grande) Community Food Bank of Southern AZ 622-0525

Storytime with Mildred 3:30PM
A free storytime designed for kids ages 4 & under but of course everyone is invited! Mildred & Dildred 2905 E Skyline Dr #186 La Encantada shopping center (lower level) 615-6266

Adult Outreach Presentation 3:30PM
"The Retablo" by Johanna Stein at Himmel Park Library 1035 N Treat Ave 594-5305

The Retablo of Ciudad Rodrigo Art Talk 3:30PM - 4:30PM
The Retablo is one of the museum's greatest treasures, an alterpiece consisting of 26 panels dating from the 15th century, created in medieval Spain-Presented by UofA Museum of Art docent Johanna Stein/Himmel Park Library 594-5305

Laser Holiday Music Show 5:00PM - 6:00PM
UA Science Flandrau Planetarium 621-STAR

ARTWalk 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Browse the eclectic collection of fine art, guest artists, enjoy live music & savor wine tastings at each of the galleries/Gallery Row of Tucson-Skyline & Campbell 615-3001 and Plaza Colonial Shopping Center 529-4886

Maker House Jam Sesh 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Free! Bring your axes, drum kits, basses, saxophones, flutes, violins, etc/Everyone is invited/Specials on craft beers, just $3 at Maker House 283 N Stone Ave

Artist Reception at Hana's Salon 5:30PM - 7:30PM
A Total Art Happening-Meet the Artists, the Writers, the Musicians, the Dancers & more/Sip wine & savor Barrio's Bread during the most established Farmer's Market in Tucson/Subject to change-call to confirm/Located in Ste. 118 next to Vero Amore at the Plaza Palomino 2960 N Swan/Hana 290-0915

Jazz Music by "Sly" Slipetsky 5:30PM - 8:30PM
McMahon's 2959 N Swan Rd 327-7463

ADDED A Free Style Dance for All Ages 6:00PM - 7:30PM
"A pay it forward event" $7 to $15 suggested donation/Every Thurs at the Galactic Center 35 N Toole Ave 272-6969

Ultimate Game Night 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Free! We're adding Board games, Magic the Gathering, Dungeons & Dragons, Settlers of Catan, HeroClix, table top gaming/We still have retro video games & consoles throughout the space at Maker House 283 N Stone Ave

Thursday Night Football Viewing Party 6:15PM
Titans at Jaguars/6:25pm Start Time/Watch NFL games at Paradiso Bar & Lounge/At halftime win authentic NFL merchandise, cash & a chance at a $10,000 Trip for 2 to the Big Game! Casino del Sol Resort 5655 W Valencia Rd 1(855)765-7829

Adult League Archery (indoor range) 6:30PM
$8/Prizes or a cash reward will be given out the same night following the shoot OR the next Thursday during the league shoot-Leagues are designed to be fun & to improve your shooting skills! PSE Archery Pro Shop 2727 N. Fairview Ave 884-9201 www.PSEPROSHOP.COM

Sharing/Discussion group meeting 6:30PM
Tucson IANDS Experience Sharing (TIES)/Unity of Tucson Sanctuary 3617 N Camino Blanco 395-2365

Paint & Sip - Adult Painting Class 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Namaste/$35/ Creative Juice 6530 E Tanque Verde Rd, Ste. 160 (La Plaza Shoppes) 271-5023 www.creativejuiceartbar.com

Music by Stefan George 6:30PM - 9:30PM
One of Tucson's best-loved singer/songwriters at La Cocina Restaurant & Cantina 201 N Court Ave 622-0351

PCC Women’s Basketball vs Western Texas College: Bruce Fleck Classic 7:00PM
Pima Community College West Campus Aztecs Gymnasium 2202 W. Anklam Rd 206-4500

Bluegrass Music Jam Session 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Free! Sponsored by the Desert Bluegrass Association/Pinnacle Peak/Trail Dust Town (courtyard) 6541 E Tanque Verde Rd 296-0911

Sing It Like You Know It: Karaoke 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Each week our Karaoke hosts will take you through a different taste of Maker House Karaoke/This week we've got ST Frequency hosting/$3 Craft Bottles/Maker House 283 N Stone Ave

Merry-Achi Christmas 7:30PM
Featuring Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez at Fox Theatre 17 W Congress St/Box Office 547-3040

Christmas, My Way - A Sinatra Holiday Bash! 7:30PM
Featuring some of the greatest tunes performed by Frank Sinatra! St. Francis Theatre is located on NW corner of River Rd & Swan Rd 800-838-3006 or BrownPaperTickets.com (enter St. Francis Theatre or Christmas My Way) Any questions can be emailed to StFrancisTickets@gmail.com (SEE PAGE 8)

The Game's Afoot, or Holmes for the Holidays 7:30PM
Comedy/Broadway superstar William Gillette, famous the world over for his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes, has invited fellow cast members to his opulent home for a dinner party/But when one of the guests winds up dead, Gillette will have to summon every ounce of Sherlock he can to solve the mystery! Live Theatre Workshop 327-4242

Open Mic Night 8:00PM
See the best upcoming comics in Tucson/Get on Stage/No Cover/Drink Specials/Line up opens at 6pm/Doors open at 7pm/Must be 18+ to perform/Laffs Comedy Caffe' 2900 E Broadway 323-8669

Adult Skate 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Must be over 18/Skate Country 7980 E. 22nd St 298-4409

Hike Yer Skirt Up for Girls' Night Out! 8:30PM
No Cover for Ladies! 7pm Dance Class-Chance to win Cowgirl Boots/Live Music by Buckboard/The Maverick Live Country Club 6622 E Tanque Verde 298-0430

Music by Neon Prophet 9:00PM
Chicago Bar 5954 E Speedway Blvd 748-8169

Ivy League Night 9:00PM
No Cover! Playing Electro, Trap, House, Dubstep & More/Rooftop DJ 9pm-12am/Inside DJ 10pm-1am/21+/Playground Bar & Lounge 278 E Congress 396-3691

Music by Mocking Birds & Ynot Karaoke 9:00PM - 10:00PM
80's New Wave/Retro Rock n' Roll/The Hut 305 N 4th Ave 623-3200

Music by Pink & Teal DJ's 10:00PM
Surly Wench Pub 424 N 4th Ave 882-0009

The Optimist Club 10:00PM
21+/Until 2am/$3 or free with opti card (membership)/Club Congress 622-8848

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