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June 1 Wednesday
Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesdays in June, Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 685 S. Dobson Dr., Chandler, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013.

iPad Facebook 101, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, reservations required, (480) 325-4707.

Tai Chi, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., repeats June 15, Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 5810 W. Beverly Ln., Glendale, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

iPad Facebook 201, 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, reservations required, (480) 325-4707.

Let’s Talk Current Events Discussion Group, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Valley of the Sun JCC, 12701 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, call for charge, (480) 483-7121, ext. 7033, harrietc@vosjcc.org.

June 2 Thursday
Big Band Swingtime, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Sun City Grand, Sonoran Plaza Ballroom, 19753 N. Remington Dr., Surprise, free, reservations required by ordering free tickets, https://goo.gl/zTF865,  (623) 388-4858. The seventh annual concert features the Swing Kings.

Tai Chi with Roxanne Reynolds, 3 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Thursdays in June, Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 8880 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Movie and Popcorn with “The 33,” Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, reservations required, (480) 325-4707.

On Your Mark, Get Set, Zumba! 1 p.m., Ed Robson Branch Library, 9330 E. Riggs Rd., Sun Lakes, free, (602) 652-3000, www.mcldaz.org.

Let’s Be Strong and Single, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Valley of the Sun JCC, 12701 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (480) 483-7121, ext. 7033, harrietc@vosjcc.org.  This workshop is for middle-age, newly single women to find confidence and begin the next chapter of their lives.

June 3 Friday
Chair Yoga, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., repeats June 17, Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 5810 W. Beverly Ln., Glendale, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Euchre, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Dance, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Palm Ridge Summit Hall, 13800 W. Deer Valley Dr., Sun City West, $6 members, $8 guests, (602) 679-4220, www.rocknroll.scwclubs.com.  Enjoy the music of the 1950s and 1960s with DJ Kort Kurdi.

June 4 Saturday
Ziggy Marley, 8 p.m., Wild Horse Pass Hotel and Casino, 5040 Wild Horse Pass Blvd., Chandler, $42 to $99, (800) 946-4452, http://bit.ly/1TivdYr.

June 5 Sunday
Ziggy Marley, 7 p.m., Pepsi Amphitheater at Fort Tuthill Park, Flagstaff, pepsiamp.com, $18 to $75.

June 6 Monday
American Cancer Society: Look Good Feel Better, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, (480) 855-2224.

Caps for the Cure Knitting/Crocheting Group, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Adult Coloring, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Crystal Bridge, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Valley of the Sun JCC, 12701 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, $10, (480) 483-7121.

June 7 Tuesday
Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 3686 S. Rome St., Gilbert, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013.

Tai Chi with Roxanne Reynolds, 4:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, reservations required, (480) 855-2224.

Intermediate Line Dance Lessons, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Let’s Knit, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Valley of the Sun JCC, 12701 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, free, (480) 483-7121, ext. 7033, harrietc@vosjcc.org

June 8 Wednesday
Cancer Support Group, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Choose Right, Live Well, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 685 S. Dobson Dr., Chandler, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

iPad Facebook 101, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, reservations required, (480) 325-4707.

iPad Facebook 201, 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, reservations required, (480) 325-4707.

Canasta, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

June 9 Thursday
Lymphoma Support Group, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 8880 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com

Movie and Popcorn: Concussion, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

June 10 Friday
Chair Yoga, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., repeats June 24, Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 8880 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Euchre, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

June 11 Saturday
Breast Cancer Support Group, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 8000 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

June 12 Sunday
Phoenix Mercury vs. Chicago Sky, 3 p.m., Talking Stick Resort Arena, 201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, cost varies, (602) 252-9622, phoenixmercury.com.

June 13 Monday
Legislative District 18 Democrats, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Watershed Restaurant, 5250 S. Lakeshore Dr., Tempe, free, www.ld18democrats.org/meetingsld18demsinfo@gmail.com.  Join the group on the second Monday of each month to hear about local issues and to meet Democratic neighbors, candidates, and elected officials.

American Cancer Society: Look Good Feel Better, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 8880 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Breast Cancer Support Group, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 685 S. Dobson Dr., Chandler, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Quilting Group: Making Christmas Stockings for Foster Families, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Adult Coloring, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Crystal Bridge, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Valley of the Sun JCC, 12701 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, $10, (480) 483-7121.

June 14 Tuesday
Head and Neck Cancer Support Group, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 5810 W. Beverly Ln., Glendale, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Tai Chi with Roxanne Reynolds, 4:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m., repeats June 28, Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 3686 S. Rome St., Gilbert, free, reservations required, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Coloring...Take Me Away, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., repeats June 28, Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 8880 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Intermediate Line Dance Lessons, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

June 15 Wednesday
National Active and Retired Federal Employee Association (NARFE) Chapter 1395, 11 a.m., Brothers Family Restaurant, 8466 W. Peoria Ave., Peoria, (623) 935-4681, deb.at.narfe@gmail.com.  The tentative speaker is Jesse Ramirez, who will provide information about Valley View Food Bank.

Democrats and Donuts, 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Denny’s Restaurant, 7400 W. Chandler Blvd., Chandler, free, (480) 592-0052, mariec9@q.com.  Democrats and Donuts is a monthly gathering sponsored by the Legislative District 18 Democrats. Order food by 8 a.m.

Spirituality Group, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Canasta, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

June 16 Thursday
Movie and Popcorn: Creed, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Family Roots, 2 p.m., Ed Robson Branch Library, 9330 E. Riggs Rd., Sun Lakes, free, (602) 652-3000, www.mcldaz.org.  Join the group for a beginner’s look at how to use a few of the library’s genealogical databases, including Ancestry Library, Gale Genealogy Connect and Heritage Quest.

Let’s Eat Mature Mavens Dinner, 5 p.m., call for location, charge, reservations required, (602) 371-3744.

June 17 Friday
Birthday Celebration and Ice Cream Social, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Euchre, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Rock ‘n’ Roll Dance, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Palm Ridge Summit Hall, 13800 W. Deer Valley Dr., Sun City West, $6 members, $8 guests, (602) 679-4220, www.rocknroll.scwclubs.com.  Enjoy the music of the 1970s and 1980s with DJ Kort Kurdi.

June 18 Saturday
Healthy Living Day, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Family Strategies Counseling Center, 1745 S. Alma School Rd., Suite 230, Mesa, free, reservations required, (480) 668-8301. The Foundation for Healthy Living features workshops about trauma, parenting, marriage, anxiety, OCD, grief, divorce recovery, perfectionism, addiction and more.

Caregiver Support Group, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 685 S. Dobson Dr., Chandler, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

June 19 Sunday
Happy Father’s Day!

June 20 Monday
Head and Neck Cancer Support Group, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 685 S. Dobson St., Chandler, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com

Caps for the Cure Knitting/Crocheting Group, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Protect Yourself Online, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, reservations required, (480) 325-4707.

Crystal Bridge, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Valley of the Sun JCC, 12701 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, $10, (480) 483-7121.

June 21 Tuesday
Rhythm and Relaxation, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 8880 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Through the Looking Glass, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 8888 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.
 
Osteoporosis: No Bones About It, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Understanding Addiction, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Intermediate Line Dance Lessons, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

The Gila River Japanese Internment Camp, 11 a.m., Ed Robson Branch Library, 9330 E. Riggs Rd., Sun Lakes, free, (602) 652-3000, www.mcldaz.org.  Join the Chandler Museum for a presentation about the Gila River Japanese Internment Camp, which was located just south of Chandler and in use during World War II.

Challenges of Dementia Care Workshop, 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Granite Reef Senior Center, 1700 N. Granite Reef Rd., Scottsdale, free, registration required, (480) 998-0668, www.dementiawise.com

June 22 Wednesday
Metastatic Cancer Support Group, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 685 S. Dobson St., Chandler, free, reservations required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Foods to Fight Osteoporosis, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Healthy Cooking Demo: Food for Your Bones, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Canasta, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

June 23 Thursday
Nourish Your Skin, 1 p.m. to 1 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

June 24 Friday
Euchre, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

June 25 Saturday
Copa America Centenario, 5 p.m., University of Phoenix Stadium, 1 Cardinals Dr., Glendale, various prices, (800) 745-3000, www.ticketmaster.com.  This is the first time the event will be held outside of South America. It includes the third place match.

June 26 Sunday
Summer Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Heard Museum, 2301 N. Central Ave., Phoenix, free for general admission, heard.org.

June 27 Monday
American Cancer Society: Look Good Feel Better, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research, 5810 W. Beverly Ln., Glendale, free, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Multiple Myeloma Support Group, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Center, 5810 W. Beverly Ln., Glendale, free, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Quilting Group: Making Christmas Stocking for Foster Families, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Adult Coloring, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

Safety Awareness for Seniors, 1 p.m., Ed Robson Branch Library, 9330 E. Riggs Rd., Sun Lakes, free, (602) 652-3000, www.mcldaz.org.  Training officer Roy Stanifer from the Sun Lakes Sheriff’s Posse discusses topics like personal safety awareness, recognizing internet fraud and common phone scams.

Crystal Bridge, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Valley of the Sun JCC, 12701 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, $10, (480) 483-7121.

June 28 Tuesday
Intermediate Line Dance Lessons, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

June 29 Wednesday
Canasta, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

June 30 Thursday
Movie and Popcorn: Suffragette, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.
   


Tucson

June 1 Wednesday
Nuts about Nature, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., $5 per family, registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Bring the grandkids for this family-friendly event that teaches lessons about nature through stories, crafts and games.

June 2 Thursday
Tucson Cactus and Succulent Society Meeting, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sky Islands Public High School, 6000 E. 14th St., free, 256-2447, www.tucsoncactus.org.  Woody Minnich, an expert on Mexican plants in Coahuila, will present a program on “Mexico, the Hidden Treasures of Coahuila.”

Wake Up with the Birds, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursdays, Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free for members, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Enjoy a guided birding walk in the desert oasis of Agua Caliente Park to spot wetland birds, hummingbirds, songbirds and raptors.

June 3 Friday
Birding at Sweetwater Wetlands, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Sweetwater Wetlands, 2667 W. Sweetwater Dr., free, registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Explore this urban birding hotspot with a naturalist to look for wetland and desert birds as well as other wildlife.

June 4 Saturday
Lizards of Agua Caliente Park, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free, 615-7855, www.pima.gov/nrpr.  Join the group as it searches for whiptail, spiny, orate tree and other lizards that roam Agua Caliente Park.

San Pedro River Interpretive Walks, 8 a.m. Saturdays, San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90, Sierra Vista, donations accepted, 459-2555. The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States. Here visitors will find 82 species of mammals, dozens of reptiles and amphibians, and nearly 350 species of birds.

June 5 Sunday
Rillito Park Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Rillito Park, 4502 N. First Ave., free admission, 882-2157, www.heirloomfm.org.  The Rillito Park Farmers Market hosts farmers, ranchers and artisan food purveyors featuring local produce and fresh cuisine, year-round.

June 6 Monday
Art Talk with Sandy Cord, 1:30 p.m., The Forum at Tucson, 2500 N. Rosemont Blvd., free, reservations required, 325-4800. Tucson Museum of Art docent Sandy Cord will offer an in-depth presentation on James Abbott McNeill Whistler, an American-born, British-based artist active during the American Gilded Age.

June 7 Tuesday
Laughter Yoga, 6 p.m. to 7 pm., St. Francis in the Foothills, 4625 E. River Rd., Room 30, donations accepted, 490-5500.

June 8 Wednesday
Sonoran Desert Weedwackers, 6 a.m. to 10 a.m., Pima County Tucson Mountain Park, exact location provided during registration, 615-7855, ww.pima.gov/nrpr.  Join the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers to eradicate buffelgrass and fountain grass in Tucson Mountain Park.

Heritage Area Structures Rehabilitation Tour, 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Historic Hacienda de la Canoa, 5375 S. Interstate 19 Frontage Rd., Green Valley, free, registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855.

June 9 Thursday
Wake Up with the Birds, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursdays, Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free for members, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Enjoy a guided birding walk in the desert oasis of Agua Caliente Park to spot wetland birds, hummingbirds, songbirds and raptors.

June 10 Friday
Cox Communications Movies in the Park with “Finding Nemo,” 6 p.m., Reid Park, Demeester Performing Arts Pavilion, 920 S. Concert Pl., free, www.saaca.org.  Area residents are invited to bring a blanket and lawn chair and join the group for a free movie, food trucks and snack vendors, and kids activities.

June 11 Saturday
San Pedro River Interpretive Walks, 8 a.m. Saturdays, San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90, Sierra Vista, donations accepted, 459-2555. The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States. Here, visitors will find 82 species of mammals, dozens of reptiles and amphibians, and nearly 350 species of birds.

June 12 Sunday
Southern AZ Author Series, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Unity of Tucson, Harmony Hall, 3617 N. Camino Blanco, donations accepted, 322-0832, robin@robinpeelmarketingpr.com.  Tucson author Jerry Harris chats about his contemporary western set on a working cattle ranch in Arizona. Cowboy Lim Couch and his wife, Sheil,a face a shared tragedy at The High Meadow Ranch.

Rillito Park Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Rillito Park, 4502 N. First Ave., free admission, 882-2157, www.heirloomfm.org. The Rillito Park Farmers Market hosts farmers, ranchers and artisan food purveyors featuring local produce and fresh cuisine, year-round.

June 13 Monday
The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association, Chapter 55, Meeting, 11 a.m., Golden Corral, 4380 E. 22nd St., $10, 444-6970. There will be a presentation followed by a business meeting. Current and retired federal employees, their spouses, guests and visitors are welcome. Attendees pay for their lunch, which is usually around $10.

June 14 Tuesday
Laughter Yoga, 6 p.m. to 7 pm., St. Francis in the Foothills, 4625 E. River Rd., Room 30, donations accepted, 490-5500.

Friendship Villas Flag Day Open House, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friendship Villas, 6505 N. La Cholla Blvd., free. Event features barbecue, music and a dedication by the Daughters of American Revolution who will present Friendship Villas with a certificate for displaying the flag appropriately and proudly.

History Talk with Sue Ward, 1:30 p.m., The Forum at Tucson, 2500 N. Rosemont Blvd., free, reservations required, 325-4800. Sue Ward will discuss “international migration.”

June 15 Wednesday
Cienega Creek Nature Hike, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., Gabe Zimmerman Davidson Canyon Trailhead at Cienega Creek Natural Preserve, 16000 E. Marsh Station Rd., free, registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855.

June 16 Thursday
Wake Up with the Birds, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursdays, Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free for members, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Enjoy a guided birding walk in the desert oasis of Agua Caliente Park to spot wetland birds, hummingbirds, songbirds and raptors.

June 17 Friday
Chef’s Demo, 10:30 a.m., The Forum at Tucson, 2500 N. Rosemont Blvd., free, reservations required, 325-4800. Chef John will offer a special cooking demo and sampling.

June 18 Saturday
Society of Military Widows’ Luncheon and Meeting, noon, Ironwood Club at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, 2720 S. Craycroft Rd., charge for meal, 574-6628.

Friends of the Pima County Public Library’s Book Sale, 8 a.m. to noon, repeats June 19, Book Barn, 2230 N. Country Club, free admission, 795-3763, www.pimafriends.com.  This month’s theme is weddings.

The Tucson 23: Celebrating the Best 23 Miles of Mexican Food in America, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort, 3800 W. Starr Pass Blvd., $45, www.sacca.org.

San Pedro River Interpretive Walks, 8 a.m. Saturdays, San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90, Sierra Vista, donations accepted, 459-2555. The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States. Here visitors will find 82 species of mammals, dozens of reptiles and amphibians, and nearly 350 species of birds.

June 19 Sunday
Happy Father’s Day!

Rillito Park Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Rillito Park, 4502 N. First Ave., free admission, 882-2157, www.heirloomfm.org. The Rillito Park Farmers Market hosts farmers, ranchers and artisan food purveyors featuring local produce and fresh cuisine, year-round.

June 20 Monday
Catch up with Lovin’ Life After 50.

June 21 Tuesday
Laughter Yoga, 6 p.m. to 7 pm., St. Francis in the Foothills, 4625 E. River Rd., Room 30, donations accepted, 490-5500.

Lifestyle 360 Lecture: It’s Your Move—Choices for Senior Living,” 10:30 a.m., The Forum at Tucson, 2500 N. Rosemont Blvd., free, reservations required, 325-4800. Gail Lawley reviews 33 ways to help seniors make the right decision for their particular living situations.

June 22 Wednesday
Sonoran Desert Weedwackers, 6 a.m. to 10 a.m., Pima County Tucson Mountain Park, exact location provided during registration, 615-7855, www.pima.gov/nrpr.  Join the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers to eradicate buffelgrass and fountain grass in Tucson Mountain Park.

June 23 Thursday
Wake Up with the Birds, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursdays, Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free for members, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Enjoy a guided birding walk in the desert oasis of Agua Caliente Park to spot wetland birds, hummingbirds, songbirds and raptors.

Memory Care Support Group, 4:30 p.m., The Forum at Tucson, 2500 N. Rosemont Blvd., free, reservations required, 325-4800. Mary Olvera, director of memory care, will lead the discussion.

June 24 Friday
Cox Communications Movies in the Park with “Minions,” 6 p.m., Reid Park, Demeester Performing Arts Pavilion, 920 S. Concert Pl., free, www.saaca.org.  Area residents are invited to bring a blanket and lawn chair and join the group for a free movie, food trucks and snack vendors, and kids activities.

June 25 Saturday
San Pedro River Bird Walks, 7 a.m., San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90, Sierra Vista, donations accepted, 459-2555, www.sanpedroriver.org

San Pedro River Interpretive Walks, 8 a.m. Saturdays, San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90, Sierra Vista, donations accepted, 459-2555. The San Pedro River features some of the richest wildlife habitat in the United States. Here visitors will find 82 species of mammals, dozens of reptiles and amphibians, and nearly 350 species of birds.

June 26 Sunday
Rillito Park Farmers Market, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Rillito Park, 4502 N. First Ave., free admission, 882-2157, www.heirloomfm.org. The Rillito Park Farmers Market hosts farmers, ranchers and artisan food purveyors featuring local produce and fresh cuisine, year-round.

June 27 Monday
American Lung Association’s Better Breathers’ Club, 1 p.m., The Forum at Tucson, 2500 N. Rosemont Blvd., free, reservations required, 325-4800. The support group is specifically designed to improve the quality of life for people with lung disease, COPD, asthma or lung cancer.

June 28 Tuesday
Laughter Yoga, 6 p.m. to 7 pm., St. Francis in the Foothills, 4625 E. River Rd., Room 30, donations accepted, 490-5500.

June 29 Wednesday
Cienega Creek Nature Hike, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., Gabe Zimmerman Davidson Canyon Trailhead at Cienega Creek Natural Preserve, 16000 E. Marsh Station Rd., free for members, $5 nonmembers, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855.

June 30 Thursday
Wake Up with the Birds, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursdays, Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free for members, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Enjoy a guided birding walk in the desert oasis of Agua Caliente Park to spot wetland birds, hummingbirds, songbirds and raptors.