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Ace of Escape!
Enjoy a new, fun & challenging experience at Tucson’s Ace of Escape! Our 7 escape rooms offer a live experience where groups of two or more are locked in a keenly decorated room or series of rooms/Participants are challenged to use their knowledge, creativity, and problem-solving skills in a collaborative setting/Race against the clock to find all the clues, solve all the puzzles and unlock the final key to escape-Whether you escape or fail, your group will leave smiling and wanting to do more! Ace of Escape 406 N. Church Ave. 222-7395 www.AceOfEscape.com Promo code: CLUE with 15% off (By appointment only)
Caregiver Support Group 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Meets on the third Monday/Caregiving is complicated and it’s common to feel overwhelmed and confused/Join with others who are feeling the same – to share your questions, get ideas, and feel less alone/TMC Senior Services, El Dorado Health Campus 1400 N. Wilmot Rd. 324-4345
Free Guided Nature Walks 9:00AM - 11:00AM
More than 170 species of birds and 400 species of plants make their home in Ramsey Canyon Preserve and the surrounding national forest, along with other animals, including Chiricahua leopard frogs, black bears, and dozens of species of butterflies/Ramsey Canyon Preserve 27 E. Ramsey Canyon Rd-Hereford (Preserve Entrance fees $8 per person/Cochise County residents, $5 per person-Children under 13 free)
Sonoran Lifestyles (Guided Walk) 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Join a park naturalist on this 2-hour, 1-mile walk to discover how plants and animals adapt to life in the desert/Comfortable walking shoes and water 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)
Stroke Support Group 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Meets on the third Monday/For stroke survivors and their care partners/TMC Senior Services, El Dorado Health Campus 1400 N. Wilmot Rd. 324-4345
Burger Madness Monday! 11:00AM - 4:00PM
Melissa and Jim are serving the amazing "Crystal Burgers" with Fries for just $5 each/Nevada Smith's Saloon 1175 W. Miracle Mile 622-9064 www.NevadaSmithsSaloon.com
NARFE Chapter 1874 Meeting 11:30AM
The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) has been safeguarding and improving the earned rights and benefits of America’s active and retired federal employees since 1921/Current and retired Federal employees, spouses, guests, and visitors are invited to join NARFE Chapter 1874 (Senior menu $9.29pp) Golden Corral Restaurant 6865 N. Thornydale Dr. (Rosie King 400-3456)
Scrabble 1:00PM - 3:00PM
Adults/Strengthen your vocabulary and keep your mind sharp! Join us every Monday to play a friendly game of Scrabble/Oro Valley Public Library 1305 W. Naranja Dr-Oro Valley 594-5580
Adventures of Thelma the Tortoise (Presentation) 2:00PM
Go on a fantastic trip across the Sonoran Desert with one adventurous tortoise who called Saguaro National park her home – until she set her eye on farther horizons! Wheelchair Accessible/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)
Marvelous Mimicry (Talk) 2:15PM - 2:45PM
Not all is as it appears… Come learn all about the optical illusion that is mimicry and adaptation, of which has helped shape some of the life in the Sonoran Desert! Wheelchair accessible/Saguaro National Park (West) 2700 N. Kinney Rd. 733-5158 (Park Entrance fee applies $20 per vehicle/weekly pass-both districts of the park)
Rita Ranch Food Rally 4:30PM - 8:00PM
Come join us for a fun night of amazing food served up by: Fiesta Filipina, Foxy Roxy’s Chicken n Cone, Cotton Family BBQ, Sarge's Cheesecakes, BurgerRito, BlackJack Citrus Infusions & Kettlelicious Kettle Corn Tucson/Rita Ranch Food Rally at 7451 S Houghton Rd.
Meet Me at Maynards Mural Walk 5:30PM
Bring your strollers, friends or a well-behaved pup for a colorful walk/Maynards has two different routes mapped out. You can walk/run 1.85 miles and see 13 murals or a 3-mile with 21 murals/Check in 5:15PM-6:30PM/Maynards Market & Kitchen 400 N. Toole Ave. (Street parking free after 5PM-Free surface lot west of Train Depot)
Free Meal For Anyone! 5:30PM - 6:30PM
In partnership with Caridad Community Kitchen, Northminster offers a free hot meal to anyone who is hungry-Join us in the Fellowship Hall/Northminster Presbyterian Church 2450 E Fort Lowell Rd (at Tucson Blvd) 327-7121
Murder at the Copacabana, A Mystery North of Havana! 6:00PM
$39.95, with discounts available for children, students, seniors, and members of the military *Price of ticket includes a three-course meal! A steamy night filled with dancing, comedy, music, and murder! This popular Show Club has it all, but when there is murder afoot, things really heat up! You may even win a prize if you solve the crime! (MENU: Dinner salad, Green chili chicken enchiladas, Veggie enchiladas, Gluten-free, dairy-free pasta & Dessert) The Gaslight Music Hall 13005 N. Oracle Rd. at Rancho Vistoso Blvd-Oro Valley 529-1000 www.gaslightmusichall.com
Sentimental Journey with The Manhattan Dolls! 6:00PM
$22.95/$20.95/$12.95 Hop aboard the *Chattanooga Choo Choo* and join The Manhattan Dolls on a *Sentimental Journey* through the great music of the 30s and 40s. Sit back and enjoy these timeless classics, or if you’re *In the Mood* get up and dance! Sentimental Journey blends beautiful ballads with your favorite toe-tapping tunes, and of course, in classic USO fashion, takes some time to honor our brave men and women in the military. From boogie woogie to the blues, Sentimental Journey celebrates the best the Great American Songbook has to offer! The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 for reservations www.thegaslighttheatre.com
Dollar Night 6:00PM - 8:00PM
$1 Admission, $4 Skate Rental ($1 deals in the Snack Bar too!) Skate Country 7980 E. 22nd St 298-4409
Monday Night Blues & More 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Music by Bryan Dean Trio/Rockabilly Grill 3700 N Oracle Rd. 888-1900
Improv Drop-In! 6:30PM - 8:00PM
Open to all improvisers, along with all past & present improv students/1½ hours of non-stop scene work will sharpen your improv skills all. night. long/Earn free tickets to Unscrewed Theater shows! Facilitated by seasoned improvisers-Suggested donation $10/Unscrewed Theater 4500 E Speedway Blvd. #39 298-8076 www.unscrewedtheater.org
Old Pueblo Playwrights Meeting 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Free Weekly “Table Readings” & Critiques of Original Plays by Tucsonian Playwrights/Get a free education in theatre every Monday at our meetings, which are open to the public/We meet in the second-floor Rehearsal Space of the Temple of Music and Art, 330 S Scott Ave. (Contact OPP President John Vornholt 548-3484 for info)
Astronomy Spanish talk for everyone: Una historia de materia oscura 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Come to this talk by University of Arizona professor Dennis Zaritsky-He will talk about the history of Dark Matter/This event is Free and open to everyone-After the talk, there is going to be observation with a 21 inch telescope/UofA Steward Observatory room N210 933 N Cherry Ave. 621-1320
Mondo Mondays: Slaughter High (R) 8:00PM
$4/$3 (1986) A group of obnoxious, sex-crazed adults gather together at their old abandoned school for a high school reunion they’ll always “dismember,” because their party is about to be crashed by a psycho-in-a-clown-mask who’s just dying to teach them all a bloody lesson in reading, writing and revenge! The Loft Cinema 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. 795-0844
Random Acts of Karaoke 8:30PM
Come prepared for a night filled with Free entertaining live, acoustic karaoke! The Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St-On the Plaza 792-6366
Monday House Party with DJ Sid the Kid 10:00PM
Free, 21+/Retrolution, the longest running dance night in the history of Tucson featuring all your favorite hits of the 80’s, is finally being dragged, kicking in screaming, into the 90’s/The Hotel Congress 311 E. Congress St. 792-6366
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