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Thursday, October 27, 2016

TENWEST Festival
Oct 21st-28th/TENWEST Festival is building the new frontiers of Tucson~Experience a week long celebration where arts, technology, communities, and entrepreneurship cross paths

4th Annual Southern Arizona Breakfast with Champions 7:30AM - 9:00AM
Special Olympics Arizona/Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa 3800 E Sunrise Dr. (To become a sponsor or Table captain call Miguel Quezada 262-1955

Preschool Prep Class (Try a Free Class) 8:45AM - 10:45AM
(2½yrs-5yrs) As experts in early child development, we understand the impact preschool or pre-kindergarten education has on children’s emotional, social, and cognitive development/The Program focuses on imparting to children the skills needed to excel in preschool and beyond/This program focuses on making learning fun and exciting in the familiar and nurturing atmosphere! 7942 N. Oracle Rd-Oro Valley 514-9192 (Register Online)

UofA Soccer vs Stanford 9:00AM - 10:00AM
UofA Murphey Field at Mulcahy Stadium 2300 E. 15th St. 621-CATS

Adult Art Club 9:00AM - 10:30AM
Art Club is designed for adults wanting to drop-in for different artsy and fun projects each week and rediscover the joy of craft-time/Stop by for fun and laughter with no rules or restrictions/Joyner-Green Valley Library 601 N. La Canada Dr-Green Valley 594-5295

Art Class: Dia de los Muertos Sugar Skulls 9:30AM - 11:00AM
Join us for an exciting new art activity taught by multi-media artist, Carolyn King/You will learn about this culture and create a piece of their art. No prior experience needed & all materials provided-$15/class Register at 324-1960/TMC Senior Services El Dorado Health Campus 1400 N. Wilmot Rd. 324-4345 (Registration Required)

Elder Law: Powers of Attorneys, Guardianship & Conservatorships 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Join Ron Zack, JD, elder law attorney, as he simplifies this important legal issue for us/TMC Senior Services El Dorado Health Campus 1400 N. Wilmot Rd. 324-4345 (Registration Required)

The Tucson Chapter of the American Needlepoint Guild 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Meets the fourth Thursday of every month/Beginners to advanced welcome/The Mini Time Machine Museum 4455 E Camp Lowell Rd (549-7065 for more info)

Exploring Faith and Spirituality 11:00AM
Explore faith in an open environment where questions are welcome and all viewpoints are heard/First Christian Church 740 East Speedway Blvd. 624-8695

Canyon de Chelly (Film) 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Home to Native Americans for thousands of years/Experience the majestic scenery and wonderful stories as told by the Navajo People-Learn about petroglyphs and pictographs and how they help explain the history of the canyon’s residents/The National Parks Store 12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr-Oro Valley 622-6014 (Free but call to reserve seats)

Book Discussion Group 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Open to everyone/Gray Mountain by John Grisham/Kirk-Bear Canyon Library 8959 E. Tanque Verde Rd. 594-5275

Docent-led Tree-Ring Research Tours 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Free/Our docents present information about the Lab's rich history, guide visitors through the many lab spaces, view a variety of tree-ring samples and visit the work areas and laboratory spaces of our researchers/Bryant Bannister Tree-Ring Building, 1215 E. Lowell St. 621-0984 Registration Required (fee for parking on campus)

Poetry Circle 2:00PM - 3:30PM
Adults & Teens/The Climate Change Poetry of Robert Hass and Brenda Hillman-Led by docents from the UA Poetry Center/Oro Valley Library 1305 W. Naranja Dr 594-5580

Beading with Skulls 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Presented by Vivian Enos.

Adults & Teens/Use skull shaped beads to create two pieces of jewelry: a charm bracelet and a pair of skeleton earrings/Woods Memorial Library N. 1st Ave. 594-5445

"I Love Book’s Group" 2:00PM - 4:00PM
The Beautiful Mystery by Louise Penny/Join Virginia Wise for a lively and fun monthly book club featuring central themes of wisdom and aging/TMC Senior Services El Dorado Health Campus 1400 N. Wilmot Rd. 324-4345 (Registration Required)

Desert Dragons (Talk) 2:15PM - 2:45PM
What's a desert dragon? Clue: It's not a bearded dragon and google isn't going to help much-Come discover these fascinating creatures and what's myth or fact in this fun and informative talk/Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park (West) 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158 (Park Entrance fee applies $10 per vehicle/weekly pass)

Synergy in the Desert: The Sonoran Habitat 2:15PM - 3:00PM
Talk & Walk/For all of life, "the whole is greater than the sum of the parts" is true-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) 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158 (Park Entrance fee applies $10 per vehicle/weekly pass)

Poet's Corner 3:00PM - 4:00PM
Come, read, listen, share your work! Meet other poets at our informal gatherings/Not a poet but love poetry? Come, listen, share poems of poets you admire/All are welcome! Joyner-Green Valley Library 601 N. La Canada Dr-Green Valley 594-5295

Mask Making: Fantasy & Reality 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Presented by Mary Ellen Palmeri/Simple, fun and creative ideas for mask making; they can be used for decorative pieces as well as for dress-up! Martha Cooper Library 1377 N Catalina Ave 594-5315 (Limited space-Free tickets will be available 2:30PM)

Come Craft with Us! 3:30PM - 5:00PM
Supplies provided. All ages welcome-Children under 8 may attend with an adult/Martha Cooper Library 1377 N Catalina Ave. 594-5315

Tucson Sky & Beyond 4:00PM
All Ages/Live FullDome Presentation/Take a relaxing look at the night sky as one of our skilled "Console Captains" gives you a guided tour of the stars, planets, constellations and current events happening in the night sky/UA Science Flandrau Planetarium 1601 E University Blvd. 621-STAR

Wine Tasting-Halloween Party Wines 4:00PM - 8:00PM
Flight of six wines for $10 ($2 discount for take home purchase greater than $10, FREE with case purchase) 3063 N. Alvernon 323-3063

Memorial Lantern Workshops with Odaiko Sonora 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Decorate a lantern cover in honor of your loved ones/Lanterns will be distributed before the Procession, carried along the route and covers burned in the Urn during the finale/Free, with donation to the Nov. 4th–6th All Souls Procession Weekend encouraged/Takamatsu 5532 E Speedway Blvd. 512-0800

Memorial Lantern Workshops with Odaiko Sonora 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Decorate a lantern cover in honor of your loved ones/Lanterns will be distributed before the Procession, carried along the route and covers burned in the Urn during the finale/Free, with donation to the Nov. 4th–6th All Souls Procession Weekend encouraged/Takamatsu 5532 E Speedway Blvd. 512-0800

Thursday Night Art Walk 5:00PM - 7:00PM
For art lovers of all ages/New art every week/Artful Living Gallery & Studio in Plaza Colonial 2840 E Skyline Dr. #160 203-7004

Ladies Night-Outrun The Clock! 6:00PM
No Cover for the Ladies with 1/2 price appetizers 'til 8PM & drink specials all night/Live Music by Up & At 'Em 8:30PM/The Maverick Country Club 6622 E. Tanque Verde 298-0430

NightFall 6:00PM - 10:00PM
$$/Bury yourself in a totally terrifying town with outrageous live shows, disturbing haunts, other screamingly fun attractions, and a collection of hideous live characters/Old Tucson 201 S Kinney Rd. 883-0100

Frankenstein! 7:00PM
Frankenstein Castle; Victor Frankenstein works feverishly in his laboratory to bring his experiment to life/Will he discover the secrets of the Universe or will he have stumbled onto a horror that will come back to haunt him? Has he created a man or a monster? Join us for this musical, comedy spoof, based on Frankenstein, and find out if Frankenstein Lives! Starring Gaslight favorite, David Fanning! 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428

The Drifters 7:00PM
$38-$42/Event is open to the public/One of Rock & Roll’s founding vocal groups are once again touring the U.S./Since their inception in the early 50s, The Drifters have embarked on a historical journey, which included no less than 5 legendary lead singers/Green Valley Recreation-West Center 1111 Gvr Drive-Green Valley 625-0288

Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal 7:00PM - 8:30PM
All are welcome to come join the choir under the direction of Jonathan Kim/ (Room H–27) 2700 E. Speedway Blvd. 327-4296

UofA: Emil Haury Lecture Series 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Free/Presented by Benjamin A. Bellorado, Doctoral Candidate School of Anthropology and, The Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, UofA/An iconic figure in the field of the archaeology of the Southwest, Dr. Haury had a profound influence on the shape and substance of the field of archaeology-Learn how the next generation of archaeologists continue to be inspired by him and how new technology is being used to expand on his work/UofA Center for English as a Second Language-Room 103 1100 James E. Rogers Way 789-7325 or 621-3637

Tucson Ghost Tour 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Tuesday- Saturday/Come be our guest on this 2 hour walking tour of downtown Tucson/Hear about the local haunts at a dozen different locations/See if a ghostly presence interacts with you! 373-5387 for more info Book Online (Check out Becky's monthly article for Tucson Happenings)

Come see him tickle, coerce, and pound the ivory during this special one night only show. Rhythm & Blues: “The fastest, flashiest, piano-thumping boogie man from the Netherlands.” Presented by Palomino Nights/With donated canned goods: $10 at the door, or $5 with same day receipt from any store or restaurant/Benefits Gospel Rescue Mission and Community Food Bank/ 2900 N. Swan Rd @ Ft. Lowell 907-7325 and/or follow us on Facebook ()

The SlaughterHouse Haunted House 7:00PM - 10:00PM
$$/5 bone chilling attractions-all under one roof/The SlaughterHouse 1102 W Grant Rd. 784-2501

My Name is Asher Lev 7:30PM
One boy's struggle between tradition and art/Set in post-war Brooklyn, Asher Lev is the powerful story of a boy prodigy impassioned to be a painter at any cost-against the will of his family, his community and his tradition/Live Theatre Workshop 5317 E. Speedway Blvd. 327-4242

An Act of God (Preview) 7:30PM
$25 & up/You won’t want to miss the sinfully funny and critically acclaimed new play where God and His devoted angels answer some of the deepest questions that have plagued mankind since Creation/He’s finally arrived to set the record straight…and boy is He not holding back! This sweetly outrageous and gently irreverent new comedy is sure to be a heavenly highlight of the season/Temple of Music and Art 333 S. Scott Ave. 622-2823

Hands on a Hardbody 7:30PM
$31/This American Musical has an addictive score featuring country, rock, gospel and pop music-10 Texans fight to keep at least one hand on a brand new truck in order to win it-For these contestants of calamity, a new lease on life is so close that each can almost touch it, but in this hard-fought, hilarious contest, only one winner can drive away with the American Dream/Arizona Repertory Theatre-Tornabene Theatre 1025 N Olive Rd. 621-1162

Fox Tucson Theatre Foundation’s Annual Gala! 7:30PM
We are so excited to have Grammy Award winner Boz Scaggs headline our annual Fox Tucson Theatre Foundation’s Chasing Rainbows Gala! Fox Tucson Theatre 17 West Congress St. 547-3040

UA Wind Symphony 7:30PM
$5/UA Fred Fox School of Music-Crowder Hall 1017 N Olive Rd. 621-1162

I Don’t Know – Ozzy Osbourne Tribute 8:00PM
Free, 21+/Casino Del Sol Resort-Paradiso Bar & Lounge 5655 West Valencia Rd. 1-855-765-7829

Music by Randy & Mr. Lahey from The Trailer Park Boys 8:00PM
$21.50-$33, All Ages/Rialto Theatre 318 E. Congress St. 740-1000 (Doors Open 7PM)

Open Mic Night 8:00PM
21+, No cover/It's a chance for anyone to grab a microphone and a spotlight. First timers and seasoned vets alike can be seen any given week. Why not you? Line up to sign up-Be at Laffs by 7PM/Laff's Comedy Caffe 2900 E. Broadway Blvd. 32-Funny

Music by Professor Gall/Fatigo/Mik & Scott 8:00PM
$3/ 915 W. Prince Rd. 393-3598

Karaoke night with Jamie Jackson 9:00PM
Cow Pony Bar & Grill 6510 E Tanque Verde Rd. 721-2781

A Night of Horrific Metal 9:00PM
Free, 21+/Music by Daughters of Zion, Abhorrent Contagion, Suicide Forest, Dayak/The Flycatcher 340 E 6th St. 207-9251

Music by Neon Prophet 9:30PM
Unique blend of reggae music ranging from sweet harmony singing to Dancehall deejaying/Chicago Bar 5954 E. Speedway Blvd. 748-8169

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