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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Bunsen Burner Day!

Worship Before Work! - Holy Week Chapel Service 7:00AM - 7:30AM
Through Apr. 3rd/Start each morning of Holy Week with prayer, scripture reading, & special music/Reflect on the journey of Jesus leading up to His joyous resurrection & victory over death/Refreshments served/Northminster Presbyterian Church Grundstrom Room 2450 E Ft. Lowell 327-7121

Community Food Bank Farm Stand 8:00AM - 12:00PM
Community Food Bank Main Branch 3003 S Country Club Rd 622-0525

Canoa Ranch Birding Walk 8:30AM - 10:00AM
Free! Join birding expert Jeff Babson at Historic Hacienda de la Canoa to see a wide variety of sparrows, raptors & other desert & grassland birds/Reservations required/Historic Hacienda de la Canoa 5375 S I-19 Frontage Rd in Green Valley 724-5520

Guided Nature Walk: Plants and Birds 8:30AM - 11:30AM
Sabino Canyon Visitors Center 5900 N Sabino Canyon Rd 749-8700

Tour of Hacienda de la Canoa 9:00AM - 10:30AM
Free! Join a walking tour of the Canoa Ranch headquarters to gain insights into the fascinating stories of the people that lived & worked on the ranch/Another tour 11am-12:30pm/Reservations required/Historic Hacienda de la Canoa 5375 S I-19 Frontage Rd in Green Valley 724-5520

Stories in the Garden 10:00AM
Traditional & original stories about the desert & its creatures in the Children's Ramada at Tohono Chul Park 742-6455

Story Time-Music Hour 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Join the fun-Learn all the classic childhood songs-read-snack-new craft each week/Bookmans 6230 E. Speedway Blvd 748-9555

Things to do in the Canyon 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Demo Table: Geology of Sabino Rocks & Minerals Nancy Carey (Interpretation Ramada) Sabino Canyon Visitors Center 5900 N Sabino Canyon Rd 749-8700

Fair-Trade Coffee & Tea (Benefiting UNICEF) 10:00AM - 5:30PM
Now available M-F/Sat 10am-5pm/Enjoy Premium Beans direct from the farmer knowing that you are helping the farmer's family & UNICEF/at the United Nations Assc. Center & Store (SW corner of Speedway & Wilmot, between Beyond Bread & Bookmans) 881-7060

Adaptations: Recipe for Survival 10:15AM
Easy 100-yard walk/Take a walk in our Cactus Garden Walk to discover some physical & behavioral adaptations of desert plants/Saguaro National Park West 733-5158

Storytime with Mildred 10:30AM
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

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

Lunch Yoga Sesh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Do yoga, eat healthy, & return to work in one hour/30 min classes are tailored to prevent too much perspiration, so work attire is welcomed/Classes at 11:40am & 12:20pm to be flexible with your lunch hour/$5 Deep power stretch class/$10 Deep power stretch class + a healthy lunch/Maker House 283 N Stone Ave 318-5738

PCC Baseball vs Central Arizona College 12:00PM
Pima Community College WC Aztecs Baseball Field 2202 W. Anklam Rd 206-4500

Reptiles of the Sonoran Desert 2:00PM - 2:30PM
Join park naturalist Bob Brandner for this 30-min presentation to discover the fascinating world of reptiles & amphibians/Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park East 733-5153

Controlling Your Healthcare Cost 2:00PM - 4:00PM
There is much you can do to control your own health care costs and education is the key-Join Jeffrey Selwyn, MD, and Merri Miller, NP, for this informative session/ Tucson Medical Center Senior Services-El Dorado Health Campus 1400 N. Wilmot Rd 324-4345 (Pre-registration Required)

Synergy in the Desert: The Sonoran Habitat 2:15PM - 3:00PM
45 min talk & walk/The iconic Saguaro is the focal point for a discussion of how the parts of the Sonoran Desert work together to create a rich living desert that is unique in the world/Saguaro National Park West 733-5158

Whales in the Desert 3:15PM - 4:00PM
45 min talk/Learn about the unique connection between whales & the Sonoran Desert/Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park West 733-5158

Youth Night Archery 4:00PM
$8/Ages 8 to 17/Instructors on site will help form and line etiquette, scoring, shooting formats, scoring, and improving their accuracy-Rental equipment is available at a discounted rate/ 2727 N. Fairview Ave 884-9201 www.PSEPROSHOP.COM

Chess Club 4:00PM - 5:30PM
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

VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) 4:00PM - 8:00PM
Free! Tues & Thurs evenings/Help for families & individuals at YWCA Tucson 525 N Bonita Ave 884-7810

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

Music by Tesoro 5:30PM - 8:30PM
All Ages/The Hog Pit Smokehouse 6910 E Tanque Verde Rd 722-4302

Presentation on Low-Carb Cooking 6:00PM
Free at the K Building 3050 N. Country Club Rd 326-4200 to register and for more information

Tucson Tuesday Laughter Yoga 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Free! Donations appreciated/St. Francis in the Foothills (Room 30-Rear) 4625 E River Rd (Swan & River Rd) 490-5500

OVPD Citizen Academy 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Free! Every Tues today through Apr. 28th/12 classes taught by sworn police personnel & civilian staff/Experience a ride-along/See a S.W.A.T. demo/Watch the K-9 in action/Hear about criminal investigations/Meet OV officers & understand their work/18+/Limited seating available/Make a commitment to attend the majority of classes/Oro Valley Police Tangerine Substation 1920 E Tangerine Rd 229-2900

Music by Nancy McCallion & Danny Kreiger 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Free! Monterey Court 505 W Miracle Mile 207-2429

Music by Michelle Perrier, soprano 7:00PM
Free! Senior Recital at Holsclaw Hall 1017 N Olive Rd/Fine Arts Box Office 621-1162

One Hit Wonders - She's Beautiful When She's Angry 7:00PM
This rousing, provocative documentary resurrects the buried history of the modern women's movement in America from 1966 to 1971 with post-film discussion at Loft Cinema 3233 E Speedway Blvd 795-0844

Cindy Wool Seminar - Humanism in Medicine Featuring Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee 7:00PM
Join Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, author of the Pulitzer Prize winning book, The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, as he delivers insights from the book & his career as a cancer physician & researcher for our 6th Annual Cindy Wool Memorial Seminar on Humanism in Medicine at Fox Theatre 17 W Congress St 547-3040

ADDED "All-In For Charity" 7:00PM
Poker/Raising money & awareness for game 10pm/Throwbacks Sports Bar & Grill 3620 N 1st Ave 293-7670

Blues Dance Class 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Do you love to dance, or really want to learn how to? Tucson Blues Dance will teach you how in this free class & open dance session/Bring your friends, family or partner/No experience required/Open Blues Dancing 8-11pm/Maker House 283 N Stone Ave 318-5738

Circus Jam 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Come hoop, juggle, try out some Acro, ride your unicycle, lasso, play with some poi, swing your rope dart, mime behind the shadow screen or bring & share whatever fun tricks you have up your sleeve/Monthly mini-class on a circus skill 7-7:30pm/$5 Drop-In/First-Timers & Members Free/18+/901 W 13th Ave #151/161/Cirque Roots 261-4667

Music by Rebecca Carlson: Jazz & Standards 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Rebecca Carlson-vocals/Rob Boone-keys/The Parish 6453 N Oracle Rd 797-1233

Lonny's Lucky Poker 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Free to play! Texas Hold 'Em/Points are added weekly for a buyout to the casino every month/The Boondocks Lounge 3306 N 1st Ave 690-0991

Open Mic at Maker House 7:00PM - 11:00PM
Free! Open mic in the Corona every Tuesday/Get here early to sign up/283 N Stone Ave 318-5738

Broadway in Tucson presents: Once 7:30PM
Winner of 8 2012 Tony Awards/Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, Once tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who's about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs/Ages 12+/UA Centennial Hall 903-2929

Suites and Symphonies 7:30PM
$5 Tickets/Crowder Hall 1017 N Olive Rd/Fine Arts Box Office 621-1162

Music by Pinchas Zukerman & Amanda Forsyth 8:00PM
Pinchas Zukerman, violin/Amanda Forsyth, cello at Tucson Music Hall/Tucson Symphony Orchestra Box Office 882-8585

Open Jam Session with Deacon 8:30PM
Blues & Rock/Come jam with Tucson's best musicians/Bring your instrument/Everybody is welcome/Chicago Bar 5954 E Speedway Blvd 748-8169

Amped Up! 8:30PM - 11:00PM
Free! From music to stand up to spoken word, if you have something to say or sing-we wanna hear it/Perform on the same stage that many of the greats have played on/Bring your friends down & hang out with other awesome local artists/Sign up (in person only) 8:30pm/Start time 9pm/Hotel Congress 311 E Congress St 622-8848

Cocktailoke! 9:00PM
Bar Cinema Popup with Clever Craft Cocktails curated by Karl Goranowski/Karaoke on the big screen, monthly rotating cocktail list & drink specials at Playground Bar & Lounge 278 E Congress 396-3691

Comedy Night - Open Mic 10:00PM
Every Tuesday at BZ's Pizza Company 8838 E Broadway Blvd 546-1402

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