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January 1 Thursday
Happy New Year from all of us at Lovin’ Life After 50!

January 2 Friday
The Encores New Year’s Dance, 7 p.m., Paradise RV Resort, 10950 W. Union Hills Dr., Sun City, $6, (623) 933-8620, (623) 933-0752. The 17-member band rings in the New Year with a sing-along to big band music from the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s.

January 3 Saturday
3 International Tenors, 1:45 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., The Palms Theatre, 5247 E. Brown Rd., Mesa, $15 to $52, (480) 924-6260, www.thepalmstheatre.com.  3 International Tenors is a tribute to some of the finest music in the world and features performances that pay homage to the likes of Luciano Pavarotti, Andrea Bocelli, Enrico Caruso and others.

January 4 Sunday
Texas Tenors, 2 p.m., Symphony Hall, 75 N. Second St., Phoenix, $18 to $83, (602) 495-1999, www.phoenixsymphony.org.

Strait Country, 7:30 p.m., The Palms Theatre, 5247 E. Brown Rd., Mesa, $15 to $48, (480) 924-6260, www.thepalmstheatre.com.  The Strait Country band, featuring Kevin Sterner, brings audience members a virtual experience of attending one of George Strait’s concerts.

January 5 Monday
Parkinson’s Disease Microdose Therapy Treatment Discussion, 2 p.m. Mondays in January, Helen Foundation, 105 S. Delaware Dr., Suite 8, Apache Junction, free, reservations required, (480) 389-5431, ernestogallegos01@gmail.com.

January 6 Tuesday
Tai Chi Class, 4:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Tuesdays, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, location rotates between Chandler, Gilbert and Mesa, free, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

MS Disease Microdose Therapy Treatment Discussion, 2 p.m. Tuesdays in January, Helen Foundation, 105 S. Delaware Dr., Suite 8, Apache Junction, free and reservations required, (480) 389-5431, ernestogallegos01@gmail.com.

Country Store, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, free admission, (480) 832-3844. Features many new vendors, and breakfast and lunch is available for purchase.

Intermediate Line Dance Lessons, 10 a.m., Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

Ballroom Dance Lessons, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 7 Wednesday
Chair Yoga Class, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesdays, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Fibromyalgia Microdose Therapy Treatment Discussion, 2 p.m. Wednesdays in January, Helen Foundation, 105 S. Delaware Dr., Suite 8, Apache Junction, free and reservations required, (480) 389-5431, ernestogallegos01@gmail.com.

Canasta, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays in January, Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

Healthy Cooking Demonstration, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 8 Thursday
Sun Lakes Chapter of HLAA, 12:45 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Ed Robson Branch Library, Lecky Center, 9330 E. Riggs Rd., Sun Lakes, free, (602) 652-3000, halib72@gmail.comreggiefaith@gmail.com. The Sun Lakes Sheriff’s Posse and Fire Department will speak about hearing smoke alarms, making 9-1-1 calls and responding to security alarm alerts.

Chronic Pain Microdose Therapy Treatment Discussion, 2 p.m. Thursdays in January, except for Jan. 1, Helen Foundation, 105 S. Delaware Dr., Suite 8, Apache Junction, free and reservations required, (480) 389-5431, ernestogallegos01@gmail.com.

Beginning Line Dance Lessons, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursdays in January, Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

Movie Day with “The Giver,” 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 9 Friday
Flagg Gem and Mineral Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Jan. 11, Mesa Community College, 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, free, (480) 814-9086, www.flagshow.info.  The show includes activities for children, and free mineral samples for children and teachers. Eighty dealers will sell minerals, fossils and gems, and offer educational information.

Arthritis/Neuropathy Microdose Therapy Treatment Discussion, 2 p.m. Fridays in January, except Jan. 2, Helen Foundation, 105 S. Delaware Dr., Suite 8, Apache Junction, free and reservations required, (480) 389-5431, ernestogallegos01@gmail.com

Highland High School Strolling Violins Concert and Dinner, 6 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $15 in advance, $20 at the door, (480) 832-3844.

Euchre, Mahjongg and Canasta, throughout the day, Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 10 Saturday
Pancake Breakfast, 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Sunland Village, 4601 E. Dolphin Ave., Mesa, $4 at the door, (480) 832-9003. The pancake breakfast is prepared and served by volunteers.

Derrick Hall at Encore University’s Keynote Speakers Series, 8:30 a.m., Valley Presbyterian Church, 6947 E. McDonald Dr., Paradise Valley, $25, (480) 991-6424, ext. 165. Derrick Hall, president and CEO of the Arizona Diamondbacks, will discuss his tenure with the team.

Saturday Night Dance with Tim Eggebratten, 7 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $7 in advance, $8 at the door, (480) 832-3844.

January 11 Sunday
The Optimist Club of Mesa’s Antique Appraisal Fair, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., Tower Point RV Resort, 4860 E. Main St., Mesa, $10 (one item appraisal), $25 (appraisal of three items), (602) 692-7492. Professional appraisers from the Valley of Sun Antique Dealer Association will be on hand to appraise items.

January 12 Monday
Breast Cancer Support Group, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. the second Monday of the month, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Prostate Cancer Support Group, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. the second Monday of the month, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.  Event is sponsored by US Too.

Sun Lakes Democratic Club, 7 p.m., Sun Lakes Country Club’s Navajo Room, 25601 Sun Lakes Blvd., Sun Lakes, donation to Matthew’s Crossing Food Bank, (480) 895-1162. Doug Hart of the Arizona Alliance for Retired Americans will talk about the implications of the Ryan Budget and other federal and Arizona legislative initiatives for retired Arizonans.

January 13 Tuesday
Hope for the New Year Brunch, 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Superstition Springs Golf Club, 6542 E. Baseline Rd., Mesa, $13, (480) 254-4083, (480) 276-9437. Michelle Tetschner from My Girlfriend’s Unique Boutique shares one-of-a-kind gift ideas. Music courtesy of DiAne Ashton. The guest speaker is Kris Roberts who discusses how her daydreaming was transformed to hope.

Chair Yoga Class, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 3686 S. Rome St., Gilbert, free, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com

January 14 Wednesday
Arizona Wind Symphony, 7:30 p.m., Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, $10, (480) 350-2822, www.tempe.gov/tca.  Under the baton of William J. Richardson, the Arizona Wind Symphony will perform “Celebration of Dance.”

East Valley Michigan Club Luncheon, 2 p.m., The Golden Corral, 1868 N. Power Rd., Mesa, charge for lunch, (480) 610-9864, (480) 986-7085, jilanctot@cox.net.  The group meets, eats and talks about all things Michigan.

Duet’s Caregiver Support Group, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Via Linda Center, 10440 E. Via Linda, Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (602) 274-5022. Caregivers should consider attending a support group or an event to obtain the education and support you need to provide the quality care you want for a loved one.

Test Your Nutrition IQ with Dr. Scott Hatfield, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 15 Thursday
Cancer Support Group, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Bink’s Midtown, 2320 E. Osborn Rd., Phoenix, free, reservations required, (602) 527-3776. Guest speaker is Dr. Robert R. Kuske, radiation oncologist and pioneer of “accelerated partial breast radiation,” a five-day alternative to conventional six-week, whole breast irradiation.”

Coffee Club, 8:30 a.m., Edward Jones, 13236 N. Seventh St., Suite 6, Phoenix, free, registration required, (602) 866-6309. Shehara Smallwood, financial adviser, will discuss current events, the economy and investing in a relaxed, informal setting.

Movie Day with “The Last Song,” 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 16 Friday
The Minnesota Club of Sun Cities’ Wine and Cheese Social, 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., SCW Foundation Building’s Del Webb Room, 14465 RH Johnson, Sun City, $7 members, $9 guests, (623) 546-0557. The group is also planning a trip to see the Arizona Opry Dinner Theatre in Apache Junction on Wednesday, Jan. 21. Tickets are $56.

New Image Fashion Show, 12 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, free admission, (480) 832-3844.

Birthday Party Ice Cream Social, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 17 Saturday
Cameo Ball, 6:30 p.m., Scottsdale Hilton Resort, 6333 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, $125, $1,200 for table of 10, (602) 788-9556, info@cameofoundation.org.  The 11th annual event benefits victims of domestic violence. Cocktails and silent auction begin at 6:30 p.m., while dinner and dancing to the sounds of the Messinger Band starts at 7:30 p.m.

Superstition Mountain Heritage Days, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., repeats Jan. 18, Superstition Mountain Museum, 4087 N. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, $3, (480) 983-4888. Celebrate the lore of the Superstition Mountains with artwork, Native American dancing, and a talk about Apacheland Movie Ranch.

Pre-Retirement Seminar, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Health Services Advisory Group, 3133 E. Camelback Rd., Phoenix, free, registration required, (602) 264-4357, http://2015preretirementseminar.eventbrite.com. The seminar will feature presentations by officials from governmental agencies such as the Social Security Administration, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and the Department of Labor. Local governmental and nonprofit entities will also be on hand.

Saturday Night Dance with Johnny K and Kompany, 7 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $8 in advance, $10 at the door, (480) 832-3844.

Caregiver Support Group, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. the third Saturday of each month, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

U.P. Club of Michigan Luncheon, 12 p.m., I & J Fountain Restaurant, 12221 W. Bell Rd., Surprise, $13 to $18.25, (623) 977-2002, gcasselin@aol.com.  Reservations due by Jan. 15. All guests and new members welcome. There will be door prizes.

January 18 Sunday
Actor Frank Runyeon, 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Desert Palms Presbyterian Church, Desert Palms Presbyterian Church, 13459 W. Stardust Blvd., Sun City West, free, (623) 584-4602. Frank Runyeon, a popular TV and movie actor, will present “Sermon of the Mount.”

Dancing with the GV Stars, 7 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $10 in advance, $12 at the door, (480) 832-3844.

January 19 Monday
The Latest in Alzheimer’s Prevention Research and Clinical Trials, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Grandview Terrace, Santa Fe Dining Room, 14515 W. Granite Valley Dr., Sun City West, free, (623) 455-5633. Brian Browne of the Banner Sun Health Research Institute presents information on new clinical trials aimed at preventing Alzheimer’s disease that are being conducted in the Valley.

January 20 Tuesday
John Jorgenson Quintet, 7 p.m., Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix, $34.50 to $39.50, (480) 478-6000. John Jorgenson is renowned in the pop, country and roc world, but gypsy jazz is closest to his heart.

January 21 Wednesday
A Holistic Medicine Cabinet—Herbs for Everyday Health, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Sunbird Golf Resort, 6250 S. Sunbird Blvd., Chandler, $5 donation, registration required, (602) 292-7858, annieosha@gmail.com.  The seminar is presented by Beverly Lawrence, a holistic health practitioner who will share various herbal remedies that can be used in place of toxic over-the-counter (OTC) medicines.

Healthy U: Treating Your Pain with Sarah Mitchell, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 22 Thursday
Terry Bradshaw, 7:30 p.m., repeats 8 p.m. Jan. 23, Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia G. Piper Theater, 7380 E. Second St., Scottsdale, $39 to $149, (480) 499-8587. The football legend takes to the stage for a night of comedy, storytelling and singing, accompanied by his singers/dancers and live band.

Movie Day with “The 100-Foot Journey,” 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 23 Friday
New Frontiers for Lifelong Learning Open House, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., MCC Downtown Center, 145 N. Centennial Way, Mesa, free, communications@newfrontiersaz.org.  Seniors who have an interest in learning about solar superstorms, reverse mortgages, Channel Islands in WWII, the Traveling Gardener, emergency preparedness, memory tips and tricks, sociology of sports, skeptic guide to history or many other subjects are invited to join New Frontiers for Lifelong Learning.

ABBA FAB, 7 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $12 to $20, (480) 832-3844.

January 24 Saturday
Gold Canyon Arts Festival, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., United Methodist Church, 6640 S. Kings Ranch Rd., Gold Canyon, free admission, www.gcac1.com. A juried art show will feature the work of more than 85 artists, from throughout the state, in a wide variety of genres and styles. More than 6,000 people attend the show.

Saturday Night Dance with Pam and Dave, 7 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $7 advance, $8 at the door, (480) 832-3844.

January 25 Sunday
NFL Pro Bowl, 6 p.m., University of Phoenix Stadium, 1 Cardinals Dr., Glendale, $35 to $500, (623) 433-7101 or (800) 745-3000. Some of the league’s best players compete in conjunction with the Super Bowl.

January 26 Monday
New Year, New You: Part 1, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 27 Tuesday
Social Security Class, 6 p.m., Appaloosa Library, 7377 E. Silverstone Dr., Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (855) 795-0716. Sponsored by Van Houton and Associates.

January 28 Wednesday
Prostate On-Site Project Legends of the Game Golf Classic, 8:30 a.m., Whirlwind Golf Club at Wild Horse Pass, 5692 W. North Loop Rd., Chandler, $4,000 for a foursome, .(480) 964-3013, www.prostatecheckup.org.  Four amateur players team with an NFL Hall of Famer or an NFL sports celebrity as a team captain. Contests and prizes await all players, who will also be treated to a special tournament gift package. Awards dinner ceremony follows game. Net proceeds from this event benefit the nonprofit “POP” Prostate On-Site Project.

New Year, New You: Part 2, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

Metastatic Cancer Support Group, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of the month, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

East Valley Michigan Club Breakfast, 9 a.m., The Golden Corral, 1868 N. Power Rd., Mesa, charge for lunch, (480) 610-9864, (480) 986-7085, jilanctot@cox.net.  The group meets, eats and talks about all things Michigan.

Mesa City Band Concert, 7 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $7 in advance, $8 at the door, (480) 832-3844.

Mesa Lovin’ Life After 50 Expo, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mesa Convention Center, 263 N. Center St., Mesa, free, (480) 348-0343, www.lovinlifeafter50.com/mesa-expo/.  Visit the expo and its vendors for information about all things Baby Boomers.

January 29 Thursday
Movie Day with “The Grey Owl,” 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Humana’s Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

January 30 Friday
Strait Country: Tribute to George Strait, 7 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $12 to $20, (480) 832-3844.

January 31 Saturday
Saturday Night Dance with Fall River Band, 7 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $7 in advance, $8 at the door, (480) 832-3844. 


 

West Valley
January 1 Thursday
Happy New Year from all of us at Lovin’ Life After 50!

January 2 Friday
The Encores New Year’s Dance, 7 p.m., Paradise RV Resort, 10950 W. Union Hills Dr., Sun City, $6, (623) 933-8620, (623) 933-0752. The 17-member band rings in the New Year with a sing-along to big band music from the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s.

January 3 Saturday
3 International Tenors, 1:45 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., The Palms Theatre, 5247 E. Brown Rd., Mesa, $15 to $52, (480) 924-6260, www.thepalmstheatre.com.  3 International Tenors is a tribute to some of the finest music in the world and features performances that pay homage to the likes of Luciano Pavarotti, Andrea Bocelli, Enrico Caruso and others.

January 4 Sunday
Texas Tenors, 2 p.m., Symphony Hall, 75 N. Second St., Phoenix, $18 to $83, (602) 495-1999, www.phoenixsymphony.org

January 5 Monday
Tai Chi Class, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Banner Boswell Medical Center, Ironwood Room, 10401 W. Thunderbird, Sun City, $5 per session, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Tai Chi involves slow, gentle movements, deep breathing and meditation.

January 6 Tuesday
Rotator Cuff: What is It, Where is It and Why Should You Care? 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., The Colonnade, Recreation Village, 19116 Colonnade Way, Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Enjoy this informative discussion presented by Dr. Gregory Nelson from the CORE Institute.

Take a Tour of the Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing, 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., repeats Jan. 20, Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing, 14719 W. Grand Ave., Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Learn about the services that are available at Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing and the staff tasked with guiding patrons on their journey toward health and well-being.

Strength Training for Health, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing, Community Room, 14719 W. Grand Ave., Surprise, $5 per session, registration required, (623) 455-5633. This low-intensity class will use bands, body weight and other items to train the upper and lower body muscle groups.

January 7 Wednesday
A Different Approach to Total Hip Replacement, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Grandview Terrace, Santa Fe Dining Room, 14515 W. Granite Valley Dr., Sun City West, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Dr. Omar Abdul-Hadi from the CORE Institute will discuss the direct anterior approach for total hip replacement.

GriefShare Recovery Program, 9:30 a.m., Crown of Life Lutheran Church, 13131 Spanish Garden Dr., Sun City West, $15, registration required, (623) 546-6228. This nationally acclaimed nondenominational 13-week program is highly acclaimed for the assistance it provides grievers. It covers all aspects of grief healing.

Memory Care Caregiver Support Group, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., repeats Jan. 21, Grandview Terrace, Third Floor Administrative Conference Room, 14515 W. Granite Valley Dr., Sun City West, free, (623) 455-5633. Sun Health’s Memory Care Navigator Marty Finley leads the support group.

January 8 Thursday
How to Handle a Behavioral Health Crisis, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Banner Boswell Medical Center, Support Services, Juniper Room, 13180 N. 103rd Dr., Sun City, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Learn what to do if your loved one is experiencing a behavioral health emergency and you do not have the legal documents in place.

January 9 Friday
Flagg Gem and Mineral Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Jan. 11, Mesa Community College, 1833 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, free, (480) 814-9086, www.flagshow.info.  The show includes activities for children, and free mineral samples for children and teachers. Eighty dealers will sell minerals, fossils and gems, and offer educational information.

Greater West Valley Christian Women’s Connection Luncheon, 12 p.m., Corte Bella Country Club, 22129 N. Mission Dr., Sun City West, $23, (623) 255-5352. The featured speaker will be Ashley House from Sun Health Foundation. She will discuss “Be a Better You.” Kris Roberts will also talk about “Turning Musical Fantasies into Hope.”

A Matter of Balance: Eight-Week Series, 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., for eight weeks, Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing, Community Room, 14719 W. Grand Ave., Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. The eight-week series is research-based and designed to teach strategies to reduce falls and the fear of falling while increasing activity levels among older adults.

January 10 Saturday
Living Music Performance, 3 p.m., Christ the Lord Lutheran Church, 9205 E. Cave Creek Rd., Carefree, $25, (480) 488-2081, www.ctlcarefree.org.  Joining the ensemble will be Clair Pradel, Parisian harpsichordist. Pradel, a professor of music at the Jean Philippe Rameau Conservatory in Paris, will perform Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 5.

Derrick Hall at Encore University’s Keynote Speakers Series, 8:30 a.m., Valley Presbyterian Church, 6947 E. McDonald Dr., Paradise Valley, $25, (480) 991-6424, ext. 165. Derrick Hall, president and CEO of the Arizona Diamondbacks, will discuss his tenure with the team.

January 11 Sunday
The Optimist Club of Mesa’s Antique Appraisal Fair, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., Tower Point RV Resort, 4860 E. Main St., Mesa, $10 (one item appraisal), $25 (appraisal of three items), (602) 692-7492. Professional appraisers from the Valley of Sun Antique Dealer Association will be on hand to appraise items.

January 12 Monday
West Valley Genealogical Society, 1:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 12225 N. 103rd Ave., Sun City, free, (623) 933-4945, www.azwvgs.org.  Author and accomplished genealogist William “Bill” Kane will speak about “Genealogy—More Than Names.”

SLAMM: Sit Less Move More, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Banner Boswell Medical Center Support Services, Juniper Room, 13180 N. 103rd Dr., Sun City, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Exercise physiologist and health coach Rhonda Zonoozi will address the risks of prolonged sitting and offer practical ways to move more throughout the day.

Better Breathers Club, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., The Colonnade, Recreation Village, 19116 Colonnade Way, Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Learn ways to cope with COPD while gaining support and encouragement from those who share in your struggle.

January 13 Tuesday
AARP Smart Driver, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Grandview Terrace, Santa Fe Dining Room, 14515 W. Granite Valley Dr. Sun City West, $15 for AARP members and $20 nonmembers, registration required, (623) 455-5633. This course is intended to help drivers live more independently as they age and remain safe on the roads. Participants must bring a driver’s license and a check made payable to AARP to the session.

Taking Care of Your Heart: Palliative and Hospice Care, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Banner Boswell Medical Center, Memorial Hall West, 13180 N. 103rd Dr., Sun City, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Part of Banner Boswell Medical Center’s free education series that teaches people about their heart and how to manage chronic heart disease.

Introduction to Diabetes: Could You Be Too Sweet?, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing, Community Room, 14719 W. Grand Ave., Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633.

Introduction to Diabetes: Could You Be Too Sweet?, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Banner Boswell Medical Center, Juniper Room, 13180 N. 103rd Dr., Sun City, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633.

Circuit Training, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays Jan. 13 and Jan. 27, Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing, Community Room, 14719 W Grand Ave., Surprise, $5 per session, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Stations will be set up around the room featuring resistance bands, small hand weights, stability balls, a step and more.

January 14 Wednesday
Arizona Wind Symphony, 7:30 p.m., Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, $10, (480) 350-2822, www.tempe.gov/tca.  Under the baton of William J. Richardson, the Arizona Wind Symphony will perform “Celebration of Dance.”

January 15 Thursday
“Steel Magnolias,” various times, Thursdays through Saturdays, through Feb. 1, Ghostlight Theatre, 13541 W. Camino Del Sol, Sun City West, $15, (623) 252-5127, http://ghostlightaz.com/.

Cancer Support Group, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Bink’s Midtown, 2320 E. Osborn Rd., Phoenix, free, reservations required, (602) 527-3776. Guest speaker is Dr. Robert R. Kuske, radiation oncologist and pioneer of “accelerated partial breast radiation,” a five-day alternative to conventional six-week, whole breast irradiation.”

Coffee Club, 8:30 a.m., Edward Jones, 13236 N. Seventh St., Suite 6, Phoenix, free, registration required, (602) 866-6309. Shehara Smallwood, financial adviser, will discuss current events, the economy and investing in a relaxed, informal setting.

“Weigh” to Go! An Introduction to Weight Loss, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing, Community Room, 14719 W. Grand Ave., Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. By popular demand, the staff at Center for Health and Wellbeing has designed a program with the patient in mind.

What’s the Point? An Introduction to Acupuncture, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., PORA Headquarters, 13815 Camino del Sol, Sun City West, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Join licensed acupuncturist Julie Sandschafer as she explains the benefits of this alternative healing model.

Diabetes Connection Support Group, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing, Community Room, 14719 W. Grand Ave., Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633.

January 16 Friday
Pre-Diabetes: Knowing If You are At Risk and What You Can Do About It, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing, Community Room, 14719 W. Grand Ave., Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633.

“Chapter Two” by Neil Simon, 7 p.m., repeats Jan. 17, Jan. 20 through Jan. 24, Jan. 30 through Jan. 31, and 2 p.m. Jan. 18, Jan. 25, Jan. 29 and Feb. 1, Stardust Theatre at Kuentz Recreation Center, 14401 RH Johnson Blvd., Sun City West, $10, www.theatrewestSCW.com.  “Chapter Two” is a semiautobiographical play by Neil Simon about a recently widowed writer who starts dating.

Sun City Christian Women’s Club Brunch, 9 a.m., Sun City Country Club, 9433 N. 107th Ave., Sun City, $15, (623) 933-0217, (623) 594-2107, mwholick@gmail.com.  The program’s theme is “Put the Pieces Together.” Donna Yceka will speak about “What’s it all About” while the music will be provided by Sandy Martin. Caroline Kilgore will present a quilt show.

January 17 Saturday
Cameo Ball, 6:30 p.m., Scottsdale Hilton Resort, 6333 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, $125, $1,200 for table of 10, (602) 788-9556, info@cameofoundation.org. The 11th annual event benefits victims of domestic violence.

Hillcrest Dance and Social Club of Sun City West’s Black and White Ball, 5 p.m., RH Johnson Social Hall, 19803 RH Johnson Blvd., Sun City West, $25 for members, $30 for guests, reservations by Jan. 10, (623) 544-0574.

Actor Frank Runyeon, 4 p.m., Desert Palms Presbyterian Church, Desert Palms Presbyterian Church, 13459 W. Stardust Blvd., Sun City West, $10, (623) 584-4602. Frank Runyeon, a popular TV and movie actor, will present “Luke—Stories on the Road.”

U.P. Club of Michigan Luncheon, 12 p.m., I & J Fountain Restaurant, 12221 W. Bell Rd., Surprise, $13 to $18.25, (623) 977-2002, gcasselin@aol.com. Reservations due by Jan. 15. All guests and new members welcome. There will be door prizes.

 Actor Frank Runyeon, 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., Desert Palms Presbyterian Church, Desert Palms Presbyterian Church, 13459 W. Stardust Blvd., Sun City West, free, (623) 584-4602. Frank Runyeon, a popular TV and movie actor, will present “Sermon of the Mount.”

Gotta Dance 2015, 2 p.m., Westbrook Village, Vistas Recreation Center, 18825 N. Country Club, Peoria, $10, (623) 566-6178, www.westbrookvillage.org.  The entertainment includes the Westbrook Village Desert Dancers and guest performers.

January 19 Monday
The Latest in Alzheimer’s Prevention Research and Clinical Trials, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Grandview Terrace, Santa Fe Dining Room, 14515 W. Granite Valley Dr., Sun City West, free, (623) 455-5633. Brian Browne of the Banner Sun Health Research Institute presents information on new clinical trials aimed at preventing Alzheimer’s disease that are being conducted in the Valley.

Yoga for Optimal Health, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Banner Boswell Medical Center, Ironwood Room, 10401 W. Thunderbird, Sun City, $5 per session, registration required, (623) 455-5633. The morning workout session will include breathing techniques to increase relaxation and help with stress management.

Osteoporosis: Keeping Your Bones Strong, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Banner Boswell Medical Center, Support Services, Juniper Room, 13180 N. 103rd Dr., Sun City, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Registered dietitian Tracy Garrett will discuss lifestyle interventions that adults can do to keep their bones strong and prevent injury.

January 20 Tuesday
John Jorgenson Quintet, 7 p.m., Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix, $34.50 to $39.50, (480) 478-6000. John Jorgenson is renowned in the pop, country and roc world, but gypsy jazz is closest to his heart.

January 21 Wednesday
Fabulous Fiber: Healthy Benefits and Strategies, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., La Loma Care Center Community Education Room, 14260 Denny Blvd., Litchfield Park, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Registered dietitian Tracy Garrett discusses the many benefits of consuming a diet that contains adequate fiber.

National Active and Retired Federal Employee Association (NARFE) Chapter 1395 Meeting, 11 a.m., Brothers Family Restaurant, 8466 W. Peoria Ave., Peoria, charge for food, (623) 935-4681, deb.at.NARFE@gmail.com.  The group will celebrate the chapter’s 40th anniversary with dancers from A Class Act. All current and retired federal employees and spouses are invited.

January 22 Thursday
Terry Bradshaw, 7:30 p.m., repeats 8 p.m. Jan. 23, Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia G. Piper Theater, 7380 E. Second St., Scottsdale, $39 to $149, (480) 499-8587. The football legend takes to the stage for a night of comedy, storytelling and singing, accompanied by his singers/dancers and live band.

Supporting Brain Fitness through Spirituality, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., The Colonnade, Recreation Village, 19116 Colonnade Way, Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Cameron Svendsen discusses spiritual techniques through balance, relaxation, prayer and gratitude that ultimately enhance both brain health and our quality of life.

January 23 Friday
New Frontiers for Lifelong Learning Open House, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., MCC Downtown Center, 145 N. Centennial Way, Mesa, free, communications@newfrontiersaz.org.  Seniors who have an interest in learning about solar superstorms, reverse mortgages, Channel Islands in WWII, the Traveling Gardener, emergency preparedness, memory tips and tricks, sociology of sports, skeptic guide to history or many other subjects are invited to join New Frontiers for Lifelong Learning.

January 24 Saturday
Gold Canyon Arts Festival, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., United Methodist Church, 6640 S. Kings Ranch Rd., Gold Canyon, free admission, www.gcac1.com. A juried art show will feature the work of more than 85 artists, from throughout the state, in a wide variety of genres and styles. More than 6,000 people attend the show.

January 25 Sunday
NFL Pro Bowl, 6 p.m., University of Phoenix Stadium, 1 Cardinals Dr., Glendale, $35 to $500, (623) 433-7101 or (800) 745-3000. Some of the league’s best players compete in conjunction with the Super Bowl.

West Valley Genealogical Society and Library Open House, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., West Valley Genealogical Society and Library, 12222 N. 111 Ave., Youngtown, free, (623) 933-4945, www.azwvgs.org.  Everyone is welcome whether you’re a novice or have already begun building your family tree.

January 26 Monday
Preventing Disability from Neurological Disease, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., The Colonnade, Recreation Village, 19116 Colonnade Way, Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Dr. Ahmad Nizam, neurologist from the CORE Institute, will discuss the latest treatments and breakthroughs for preventing disabilities from neurological diseases.

January 27 Tuesday
Social Security Class, 6 p.m., Appaloosa Library, 7377 E. Silverstone Dr., Scottsdale, free, reservations required, (855) 795-0716. Sponsored by Van Houton and Associates.

January 28 Wednesday
Prostate On-Site Project Legends of the Game Golf Classic, 8:30 a.m., Whirlwind Golf Club at Wild Horse Pass, 5692 W. North Loop Rd., Chandler, $4,000 for a foursome, .(480) 964-3013, www.prostatecheckup.org.  Four amateur players team with an NFL Hall of Famer or an NFL sports celebrity as a team captain.

Northwest Valley Democrats, 9 a.m. the fourth Wednesday of the month, Hole ‘N One Restaurant, 13573 Camino del Sol, Sun City West, charge for food, (623) 584-1977.

Exercise is Medicine, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., La Loma Care Center, Community Education Room, 14260 Denny Blvd., Litchfield Park, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Find out how to use exercise as a “medicine” to help prevent or manage many of the most chronic health problems.

January 29 Thursday
Home Safety for Alzheimer’s, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Sun Health Center for Health and Wellbeing, Community Room, 14719 W. Grand Ave., Surprise, free, registration required, (623) 455-5633. Hear a discussion about how a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease makes it necessary to look at our home in a new light.

January 30 Friday
Strait Country: Tribute to George Strait, 7 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $12 to $20, (480) 832-3844.

January 31 Saturday
Saturday Night Dance with Fall River Band, 7 p.m., Greenfield Village RV Resort, 111 S. Greenfield Rd., Mesa, $7 in advance, $8 at the door, (480) 832-3844.
Tucson

January 1 Thursday
Happy New Year from all of us at Lovin’ Life After 50!

January 2 Friday
IONS Tucson Presents Patricia Palmer, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Unity of Tucson, 3617 N. Camino Blanco, $5 suggested donation, 577-1478, www.ionstucson.org.  Patricia Palmer will discuss “Using Imagery for Increased Wellness: Tools and Techniques for Changing Your Mind.”

January 3 Saturday
First Friday Book Club, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Flowing Wells Library, 1730 W. Wetmore Rd., free, 594-5225.

January 4 Sunday
Guided Walking Tours, 1:30 p.m., Pima Air and Space Museum, 6000 E. Valencia Rd., $9 through $20, 574-0462. One of the oldest air and space museums in the world, Pima Air and Space Museum is home to more than 300 air and spacecraft, including many historically significant and technically advanced vehicles. This tour will focus on the crafts in Hangar 1.

January 5 Monday
Tai Chi for Health, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Branch Library, 7800 N. Schisler Dr., free, 594-5200.

January 6 Tuesday
Presentation on Low-Carb Cooking, 6 p.m., K Building, 3050 N. Country Club Rd., free, registration required, 326-4200.

January 7 Wednesday
Seated Tai Chi for Arthritis, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays through Feb. 18, Ellie Towne Flowing Wells Community Center, 1660 W. Ruthrauff Rd., $6 per class, $40 for all seven classes, registration required, 465-2890, seatedtaichi@yahoo.com.  An easy-to-learn, gentle, safe exercise program that is ideal for people with chronic conditions, balance issues or limited mobility.

January 8 Thursday
Green Valley Stroke Support Group, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Zuni Room, La Perla at La Posada, 635 S. Park Center Ave., free, registration required, 626-2901. Facilitated by Leslie Ritter, PhD, RN, and supported by The University of Arizona Medical Center, College of Nursing and Sarver Heart Center. For stroke survivors and caregivers to learn more about stroke, to find positive solutions to shared concerns and to unite in support of each other.

National Association of Retired and Veteran Railroad Employees, 11 a.m., Golden Corral, 4380 E. 22nd St., $11, 288-8221, 296-4576. The association celebrates the holiday with a Christmas party featuring many door prizes.

January 9 Friday
Zoppe Family Circus, through Jan. 11, Reid Park, 900 S. Randolph Way, $25 to $30, 621-3341, http://uapresents.org.  Nino the Clown leads the audience on a journey that includes acrobatic feats, canine capers, clowning and plenty of audience participation.

January 10 Saturday
AAUW of Arizona: Choose Today for Tomorrow, 11:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m., Old Pueblo Grill, 60 N. Alvernon Way, $23, 742-7493. Jane Adrian, American Association of Arizona (AAUW) president, will address the local chapter.

Tucson Mochitsuki, 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Rhythm Industry Performance Factory, 1013 S. Tyndall Ave., $5, free for children 5 and younger, 744-7250. The Japanese New Year’s event features a demonstration of rice pounding and shaping, games and performances by singer Yuki Ibuki, and Odaiko Sonora taiko drummers. Gifts will be raffled.

January 11 Sunday
Self-Drive South African Safari, 2:30 p.m., Nanini Branch Library Meeting Room, 7300 N. Shannon Rd., free, 297-2278, www.toten.info/~roger/wwtt.  Willy and Steve Campos will discuss six weeks of traveling through South African National Parks viewing birds and animals, and then on to Swaziland and Lesotho.

January 12 Monday
The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association, Chapter 55, 11 a.m., Golden Corral, 4380 E. 22nd St., charge for lunch, 444-6970. There will be a presentation followed by a business meeting. Current and retired federal employees, their spouses, guests and visitors are welcome.

Tucson Community Stroke Support Group, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., University of Arizona Medical Center, Cafeteria Dining Room C, 1501 N. Campbell Ave., free, registration required, 626-2901. Facilitated by Leslie Ritter, PhD, RN, and supported by The University of Arizona Medical Center, College of Nursing and Sarver Heart Center. For stroke survivors and caregivers to learn more about stroke, to find positive solutions to shared concerns and to unite in support of each other.

January 13 Tuesday
Pima Council on Aging, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Dr., Oro Valley, free, 594-5580.

January 14 Wednesday
Tucson International Jewish Film Festival, various times through Jan. 24, primarily at Tucson Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Rd., various prices, 299-3000, www.tucsonjewishfilmfestival.org.  Enjoy international films that entertain and foster understanding of Jewish culture and heritage.

January 15 Thursday
Green Valley Genealogical Society, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Valley Presbyterian Church, 2800 S. Camino del Sol, Green Valley, free, 396-3701, hanson24013@msn.com.  For the main program, Betty Cook will discuss “Westward Ho! The Why, How, When of Early Migration,” while the short program sees Bob Vint talking about “How to Use the ‘Findagrave’ Site.”

Southern Arizona Authors Series, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Unity of Tucson, 3617 N. Camino Blanco, Classroom 3, donations accepted, 322-0832, robinpeelmarketingpr@gmail.com.  Deborah Knox, author of “Put Your Spirit to Work: Making a Living Being Yourself,” discusses how to live your passion and create your legacy by crafting your spiritual storyline.

Confused by the Latest Heart News? Sort it out here, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., UA Sarver Heart Center Green Valley Lecture Series, Canoa Hills Social Center, 3660 S. Camino del Sol, Green Valley, free, registration required, 626-2901. Dr. Lori Mackstaller, associate professor of clinical medicine and the Edwin J. Brach Foundation/Hazel and Bertram Brodie Endowed Lecturer for Heart Disease in Women at the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center, provides an update on recent heart health news and recommends questions you should discuss with your doctor.

January 16 Friday
Friends of the Pima County Public Library Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Book Barn, 2230 N. Country Club, free admission, 795-3763, www.pimafriends.com.  Check out thousands of used books and DVDs at low prices. Seniors (over 55) get a 25-percent discount on Saturday.

January 17 Saturday
Family History Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 16275 S. Starlight View Ln., free, claricebird@gmail.com.  This event is in celebration of the Sahuarita Family History Center’s 20th anniversary. Bring a lunch and enjoy the day learning about family history.

Many Hands Artist Cooperative, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Many Hands Courtyard, 3054 N. First Ave., free, 331-2908, mhartistcoop@gmail.com.  Fabulous Fibers with live alpacas. Art vendors in the courtyard and neat shops are open. There will be music, adult beverages and food for sale.

January 18 Sunday
The Fab Four: The Ultimate Tribute, 8 p.m., The Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St., $29.50 and $39.50, 740-1000. The Fab Four’s musicians say they are far above other tribute acts because of their attention to detail.

January 19 Monday
Quilt Show and Sale, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Voyager RV Resort’s Main Ballroom, 8701 S. Kolb Rd., free admission, 574-5268. Event proceeds will be used to make quilts for the Ronald McDonald house.

National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Chapter 1874, 11:30 a.m., Golden Corral Restaurant, 6865 N. Thornydale Dr., $7.95, 400-3456. The topic of this month’s meeting is financial planning. Current and retired federal employees, spouses, guests and visitors are invited to the meeting/luncheon.

January 20 Tuesday
The Opera Guild of Southern Arizona Opera Previews, “Say Hello to Opera,” 3 p.m., Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Dr., free, 825-1563, bounasorte2@gmail.comwww.azogsa.org. The group offers previews of operas to the public for free.

January 21 Wednesday
Arizona Friends of Chamber Music: Hermitage Piano Trio, 7:30 p.m., Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church St., $11 to $31, 577-3769, www.arizonachambermusic.org.  Descended from the great Russian musical tradition, the Hermitage Piano Trio is distinguished by its exuberant musicality, interpretative range, and sumptuous sound.

January 22 Thursday
Lyric Hearing Aid Presentation, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Community Performance and Art Center, 1250 W. Continental Rd., Green Valley, free, reservations required, 399-7633. Lyric is the only extended-wear hearing aid on the market. There are special considerations regarding this technology, so this seminar is designed to discuss candidacy for the product, pros/cons, and overall expectations for the Lyric compared to other available hearing solutions.

January 23 Friday
Quilt Fiesta, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan 23 and Jan. 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 25, Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church St., $10, www.tucsonquiltersguild.com.  Show features more than 300 quilts, demonstrations, expanded gift boutique, vendor mall, raffle quilt, and classes by Quilt Camp in the Pines.

The Opera Guild of Southern Arizona Opera Previews, “Brown Bag Opera,” 12 p.m., Grace St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 2331 E. Adams St., free, 825-1563, bounasorte2@gmail.comwww.azogsa.org.  The group offers previews of operas to the public for free.

January 24 Saturday
Friends of the Pima County Public Library Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Jan. 25 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Valencia Branch Library, 202 W. Valencia Rd., 795-3763, info@pimafriends.com www.pimafriends.com.  Check out thousands of used books—fiction, nonfiction, prose and poetry, English and Spanish. The Friends of Pima County Public Library is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that redistributes recently discarded library books and gently used donated books to provide funding for Tucson library projects.

Quilt Fiesta, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 25, Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church St., $10, www.tucsonquiltersguild.com.  Show features more than 300 quilts, demonstrations, expanded gift boutique, vendor mall, raffle quilt, and classes by Quilt Camp in the Pines.

January 25 Sunday
Quilt Fiesta, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 25, Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church St., $10, www.tucsonquiltersguild.com.  Show features more than 300 quilts, demonstrations, expanded gift boutique, vendor mall, raffle quilt, and classes by Quilt Camp in the Pines.

January 26 Monday
Tai Chi for Health, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Branch Library, 7800 N. Schisler Dr., free, 594-5200.

January 27 Tuesday
Senior Dominoes Mexican Train, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Branch Library, 7800 N. Schisler Dr., free, 594-5200.

Pima Council on Aging, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Dr., Oro Valley, free, 594-5580.

January 28 Wednesday
Bookbike at the Armory Park Senior Center, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Armory Park Senior Center, 220 S. Fifth Ave., free, 791-4865.

January 29 Thursday
Tai Chi for Health, 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., Kirk-Bear Canyon Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde, free, 594-5275.

January 30 Friday
Cirque D’Or, 7:30 p.m., repeats Jan. 31, The Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress, $30 to $108, www.foxtucsontheatre.com. Cirque D’Or is an electrifying and mesmerizing event featuring a cast of world champion acrobats and contortionists.

January 31 Saturday
Arizona Mineral and Fossil Show, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. through Feb. 14, The Mineral and Fossil Marketplace, 1333 N. Oracle Rd., Hotel Tucson City Center (formerly InnSuites Hotel), 475 N. Granada, and the Ramada Limited, 665 N. Freeway, free, www.mzepos.com/Arizona.html. Features 300 mineral and fossil dealers from around the world offering specimens and related items in the areas of mineralogy, geology and paleontology.