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April 27, 2019 - June 15, 2019

A Patterned Language: Matt Magee, Albert Chamillard, Story Boards from Papua New Guinea

A Patterned Language highlights the use of innovative visual language from Magee's lyrically coded paintings to Chamillard's delicately drawn odes to Spring, to stories of village life presented in story boards by Keram River artisans. Opens with a reception, 7-10pm, Sat. April 27 & runs to June 15
May 9, 2019 - June 8, 2019

Young at Art Show

The Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild presents 'The Young at Art Show" May 9– June 8, 2019 at the SAWG Gallery 5420 E. Broadway, #240, in the Plaza at Williams Centre, Tucson. Open Tuesday – Sunday, 11:00AM – 4:00PM. The reception is Saturday May 11, 2- 4PM. All are welcome.
May 20, 2019 - September 9, 2019

Transiting 2

Organized by Lawrence Gipe & Brooke Grucella (in association with Kio Griffith and John David O’Brien) Transiting 2 is a sequel to Transiting, an exhibition of artists addressing time, travel, dislocation or any definition of “being in transit” in their work. May 20, 2019 to September 9, 2019 VENUE: Joseph Gross Gallery
Comic Book Escapades
May 24, 2019 - May 26, 2019

Comic Book Escapades

The "Comic Book Escapades" series will feature Old Time radio programs that were based off COMIC BOOKS! Our first installment will feature the following titles; "Dick Tracy", "Annie", Popeye", and "Superman". The Community Players Theater, 1881 N Oracle Rd, Tucson, AZ 85705. May 24 & 25 @ 7:00pm, and May 26 @ 2:00pm
May 25, 2019

Sky Islands Summit Challenge

Challenge yourself with one, two, or three peaks-all in one day-in the Sky Islands Summit Challenge! For more information or to register visit Look under Sierra Vista for Sky Island Summit Challenge. May 25, 5 a.m.-5 p.m. $50 - $100
May 27, 2019

Eastern Hills Aquatic Club Memorial Day Pool Party

EHAC 981 N Evelyn, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, Games,Prizes, Food Trucks, DJ, Life guards provided, Free Admission. Come Experience Community!
Doggie Shorts - A Furry Film Fest Encore Screening!
June 1, 2019

Doggie Shorts - A Furry Film Fest Encore Screening!

An all new compilation of 10 second to 10 minute short films and videos curated from around the world. Each one featuring dogs. All genres included – comedy, drama, documentary, sci-fi, and just for fun. Doggie Shorts is produced in partnership by local non-profits, Handi-Dogs and The Loft Cinema.
June 1, 2019 - May 30, 2019

Charmed I’m Sure

Event: “Charmed I’m Sure." Opening: June 1st, 2019 Closing: June 30th, 2019 A group show of painters and sculptors – including Jaime Ellsworth, Kari Rives, Trevor Mikula, Sarah Webber, Barbara Duzan and more.
June 3, 2019 - June 14, 2019

Shine! Performing Arts Summer Camp Boys and girls ages 6-12

Boys and girls ages 6-12 singing, dancing, acting. June 3 -7 and/or June 10-14 8:30 am to 4:pm. $255 per week; discounts available at Tucson Girls Chorus 4020 E River Road. 577-6064 or
Camp Fuego - Sonoran Glass School Summer Camp
June 3, 2019 - June 7, 2019

Camp Fuego - Sonoran Glass School Summer Camp

Learn to make beautiful glass art projects using furnace glassblowing, torchworking, and kiln-firing. Campers will also take educational field trips to the Tucson Museum of Art, the Flandrau Planetarium and Science Center, and the UA scientific glassblowing lab to learn the science behind the art.
"Ready Jet Go!: One Small Step" - Free Preview Screening
June 11, 2019

"Ready Jet Go!: One Small Step" - Free Preview Screening

Arizona Public Media and Eckstrom-Columbus Library present a Free preview screening of the one-hour PBS Kids special Ready Jet Go!: One Small Step, which celebrates the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 by discovering what the astronauts left on the moon! Get more information and RSVP at
June 13, 2019 - July 31, 2019

SAWG Gallery Shy Artists' Show

The Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild presents 'The Shy Artists’ Debut Show"" June 13– July 21, 2019 at the SAWG Gallery 5420 E. Broadway, #240, Open Tuesday – Sunday, 11:00AM – 4:00PM. Frank Rose will show his Catalina Mountain paintings along with his new book.
June 11, 2019

Fox Weekday Literacy Event

Engage in literacy activities with organizations like Make Way for Books, Bear Essential News, and Literacy Connects; meet story characters; get all sorts of free literacy-related goodies to take home, including books; and watch short, book-related, kid-friendly films. All free! See here for more information as it becomes available.
July 25, 2019 - August 25, 2019

Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild Veterans' Art Show

SAWG offers the first annual Veterans’ Art Show this summer of 2019. We offer our gallery walls to highlight the artistic talents of our Arizona Veterans, active duty personnel, Guard and Reservists.
National Day of the Cowboy
July 27, 2019

National Day of the Cowboy

National Day of the Cowboy, Empire Ranch Historic Ranch in Sonoita, July 27th from 9 am to 1 pm.
August 7, 2019 - August 11, 2019

Southeast Arizona Birding Festival

We invite you to join us and experience Tucson Audubon’s Southeast Arizona Birding Festival this year with professionally led half- and full-day field trips, programs, photography workshops, extensive Nature Expo. Keynote Speakers Laura Erickson and Kevin Karlson.
David Sedaris in Tucson
November 15, 2019

David Sedaris in Tucson

Presenting David Sedaris on Friday, November 15th at Centennial Hall with new stories and observations. There will be a Q & A and a book signing.

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