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Planet Earth Camp!
Sign up for the January 2nd-4th Camp from 8:30AM-4PM each day/Ages 5-9 Explore & investigate the ecosystems of Planet Earth~Camp includes museum & outdoor explorations, live animal encounters, movies, crafts and hands-on activities/Each day includes 2 snacks; please bring your lunch/Registration deadline is December 21st/Cost (price is per child for the 3 days) Members $75/Non-members $90/International Wildlife Museum 4800 W Gates Pass Rd. 629-0100 www.thewildlifemuseum.org/calendar/winterbreakcamp/registration
Tucson Petting Zoo! 9:00AM - 6:00PM
$8 a person/Includes food for all the animals and a full 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
Antique Toy Horse Exhibition 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Admission $10/Get a first-ever look at a unique set of child's toy horses from the collection of rancher Cheri Raftery/These antiques from the pre-Civil War, Federal, Victorian, Great Depression and post WWII eras come from all over the U.S. and Europe and feature many types of mechanisms of motion-one made from a Model T spring! Several have real horse hair manes or tails/Tuesdays-Saturdays Through January 5th/Canoa Ranch Conservation Park 5375 S. I-19 Frontage Rd-Green Valley 724-5220
Second Tuesday Talks 12:00PM
Recycling in our Throw-Away Culture, with Arizona Daily Star Johanna Eubank/With Cristina Polsgrove from Environmental Services/Please join us for this lecture! Bring your lunch and a friend, and we will provide drinks and snacks/United Nations Association Center 6242 E Speedway Blvd. 881-7060
Rincon Valley Hike (Guided Hike) 1:00PM
Join a ranger on this 2 hour, 2 mile hike to talk about the history of cattle and land abuse at Saguaro National Park, as well as current and future ecosystem health/Saguaro National Park (East) 3693 S Old Spanish Rd. 733-5153 (Park Entrance fee applies $15 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)
Scrooge, a Gaslight Musical! 2:00PM
$22.95/$20.95/$$12.95 3 Times: 2PM/5PM & 7:30PM/Celebrate the Holiday Season Gaslight-style with this enchanting adaptation of Dickens’ heart-lifting classic tale of magical spirits in a colorful and humorous 1950’s Christmas/Join the cast of characters as they open the eyes of the crotchety Ebenezer Scrooge to the true meaning and joy of Christmas! The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 www.TheGaslightTheatre.com (SEE SCROOGE ARTICLE)
Tuesday Art Talks 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Illustrated art lectures on a variety of topics/This month's topic: Dreamscapes: The Art of Surrealism-Presented by UofA Art Museum docent Tammy Bearden/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345
Tucson Art Book Club 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Adults/Lisette's List-by Susan Vreeland/Dusenberry-River Library 5605 E. River Rd. 594-5345
Holiday Market 4:00PM - 8:00PM
Special holiday U-Pick featuring TVF unique, hand-crafted, artisanal gifts and seasonal food and beverages. We'll have a bonfire, marshmallow roasting, and hot cocoa. Come on down for some holiday cheer and support our wonderful farm programs! Tucson Village Farm 4210 N Campbell Ave. 626-5161
"Miracle at Elvira's" Pop-Up Christmas Bar 4:00PM - 9:00PM
Elvira’s Tequila, Cocina, Vino will transform into a holiday wonderland serving seasonally-themed drinks including favorites like the ‘Snowball Old Fashioned’ and ‘Run Run Rudolph,’ among the festive décor/Miracle at Elvira’s will also join locations around the country in selling holiday mugs featured on the signature cocktail menu with 10% of all sales donated to Action Against Hunger, making the perfect gift that keeps on giving/Through Dec. 31st (closed Mondays & Tuesdays) Elvira's 256 E Congress 499-2302
Italian Conversation Group 4:30PM - 6:30PM
Going to Italy this Summer, or maybe next Summer? Brush up on your Italian at our table Free, for beginner to advanced, every Tuesday-just bring a dictionary or I-phone/Beyond Bread 3026 N Campbell Ave/Contact Matt 624-9145
Kids Night - Decorate Ornaments 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Receive a free 4 nugget kids meal with fries and a fountain drink with any adult meal purchased, no substitutions/Ornaments and decorating tools will be provided by Chick-fil-A, just show up with holiday spirit! One ornament per child present while supplies last-This offer is only valid for guests who dine in/Chick-fil-A 4585 N Oracle Rd. 408-2456
69th Annual Winterhaven Festival Of Lights 5:00PM - 10:00PM
December 8th–26th/Tour our lights on a hayride wagon, a bus trolley, a pedal-powered group bike! You can also see the lights on foot/The Festival is free to attend~However we ask everyone to bring a donation of food or money for the Community Food Bank of Southern AZ/Winterhaven is located between Prince Rd. & Ft Lowell Rd. and Tucson Blvd. & Country Club Rd. www.winterhavenfestival.org
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)
Fiber Arts Group 6:00PM - 7:00PM
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
Self Defense Classes 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Every Tuesday! Join us and learn self defense techniques with Sifu Jon and Sifu Amanda/Bring water and wear comfortable clothing, not too tight or too loose/By donation only/Old Pueblo Baptist Church 8808 E. Broadway Blvd. 561-414-6022 for more info
Zoo Lights 2018 6:00PM - 8:00PM
$10 Adults/$6 Children (2-14) Children under 2 are free/Presented by Tucson Electric Power-Thousands of twinkling lights, light displays and animal-themed light sculptures, hot chocolate and family fun! Reid Park Zoo 3400 Zoo Court 791-3204
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 Dec. 11th/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
Music by Sleepwalkers Station 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Free/Indie Folk/Monterey Court 505 W Miracle Mile 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 Roadrunners Hockey vs. Colorado Eagles 7:00PM
$13 & up/Finals Break: $10 Ticket with Student ID-Includes 1 Drink Ticket/Tucson Convention Center-Arena 260 S Church Ave. 791-4101
Tucson Coin Club Meeting 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Free! Program consists of presentations, show and tell, ask the expert and an auction/Public welcome! Fraternal Order of the Police 3445 N Dodge Blvd 305-5513
Alan Cumming: Legal Immigrant 7:30PM
$32 & up/See Alan Cumming in his Fox Tucson Theatre debut with a new show featuring a set list that is as eclectic and idiosyncratic as Alan himself! Fox Tucson Theatre 17 W Congress St. 574-3040
The Music Man 7:30PM
$46 & up/Presented by the Arizona Theatre Company/Trouble’s comin'....The irresistible musical tribute to the power of make-believe marches onto the ATC stages – and into your heart – with trumpets blaring! By turns wicked, funny, warm, romantic and touching, The Music Man is American musical theatre at its best/Temple of Music and Art 330 S. Scott Ave. 622-2823
Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz 8:00PM
Free, 21+/Great Prizes! Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St-On the Plaza 622-8848
Deacon’s Open Jam 8:00PM
Every Tuesday/Bring yourself, bring your instrument/Everyone over 21 years of age is welcome! Plus, FREE pool and great drink specials/Chicago Bar 5954 E. Speedway Blvd. 748-8169
Triple Threat Tuesday 8:00PM
$10 at the door/Music by The Galoshes 8-8:30PM/Thug Riot 8:45-9:15PM/Grade 2 9:30-10PM/The Old Firm Casuals 10:15PMHouse of Bards 4915 E Speedway Blvd. 327-2011
Sunday-Thursday/Hosted by DJ David/Edge Bar Tucson 4635 N. Flowing Wells Rd. 887-9027
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