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July 1 Friday
Patriotic Concert, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Kachina Ballroom, Sun Village, 17300 N. Sun Village Pkwy., Surprise, $8, (623) 546-8693. Apple pie will be served during the swinging salute to the USA.

Chair Yoga, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., repeats July 15 and July 29, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 5810 W Beverly Ln., Glendale, registration required, (602) 588-4367, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Old Fashioned Fourth of July Picnic, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707. The center closes at 2 p.m.

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

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

July 2 Saturday
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Francisco Giants, 7:10 p.m., Chase Field, 401 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, $29 to $250, (800) 745-3000, ticketmaster.com. The first 20,000 people receive a Paul Goldschmidt bobblehead courtesy of Gila River Casinos.

July 3 Sunday
Arizona Diamondbacks vs. San Francisco Giants, 1:10 p.m., Chase Field, 401 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, $29 to $250, (800) 745-3000, ticketmaster.com. Bring your pup and enjoy the game, thanks to PetSmart. It’s also military and first responder Sunday.

July 4 Monday
Happy Fourth of July!

July 5 Tuesday
Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., repeats July 19, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 3686 S. Rome St., Gilbert, free, registration required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Tai Chi with Roxanne Reynolds, 4:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m., repeats July 19, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, registration required, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

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

July 6 Wednesday
10th Anniversary Ice Cream Social, 1 p.m., Granite Reef Senior Center, 1700 N. Granite Reef Rd., Scottsdale, free, registration required, (480) 312-1700.

Bunco, 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

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

Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesdays in July, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Dr., Chandler, free, registration required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Tai Chi, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., repeats July 20, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 5810 W. Beverly Ln., Glendale, free, registration required, (602) 588-4367, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Tempe Wind Quintet, 11 a.m., Ed Robson Branch Library, 9330 E. Riggs Rd., Sun Lakes, free, (602) 652-3000, www.mcldaz.org.  The Tempe Wind Quartet performs patriotic songs.

July 7 Thursday
Tai Chi with Roxanne Reynolds, 3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Thursdays in July, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 8880 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, registration required, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Movie and Popcorn: The Lady in the Van, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

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

July 8 Friday
Chair Yoga, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., repeats July 22, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 8880 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, registration required, (602) 588-4367, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

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

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

July 9 Saturday
Breast Cancer Support Group, 10 a.m. to noon, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 8880 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, registration required, (602) 588-4367, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Sunland Village Karaoke Night, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sunland Village Auditorium, 4601 E. Dolphin Ave., Mesa, $2 at the door, (480) 832-9003.

July 10 Sunday
Remember stay hydrated during these Arizona summers!

July 11 Monday
American Cancer Society: Look Good Feel Better, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 1432 S. Dobson Rd., Suite 106, Mesa, free, registration required, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Legislative District 18 Democrats, 7 p.m., Shalimar Country Club Restaurant and Bar, 2032 E. Golf Ave., Tempe, free, www.ld18democrats.org/meetings.

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

Prostate Cancer Support Group (USTOO), 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Dr., Chandler, free, registration required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

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

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

Talking Book Library of Arizona Presentation, 1 p.m., Ed Robson Branch Library, 9330 E. Riggs Rd., Sun Lakes, free, (602) 652-3000, www.mcldaz.org.  Learn about the Talking Book Library of Arizona, an organization that provides free audio listening services for qualified users.

Sun Lakes Democratic Club Meeting, 7 p.m., Sun Lakes Country Club, Navajo Room, 25601 Sun Lakes Blvd., Sun Lakes, free, (480) 895-1162. The guest speaker will be Amina Kruck, vice president of advocacy at Arizona Bridge for Independent Living. Several candidates for various state, county and federal offices will also be present to meet and speak with members.

July 12 Tuesday
Head and Neck Cancer Support Group, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 5810 W. Beverly Ln., Glendale, free, registration required, (602) 588-4367, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Tai Chi with Roxanne Reynolds, 4:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m., repeats July 26, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 3686 S. Rome St., Gilbert, free, registration required, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Sunland Village Ice Cream Social, 5:30 p.m., Sunland Village Auditorium, 4601 E. Dolphin Ave., Mesa, $4 in advance, (480) 832-9003. Entertainment is provided by the Swing Kids.

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

Hatha Yoga for Self-Care, 11 a.m., Ed Robson Branch Library, 9330 E. Riggs Rd., Sun Lakes, free, registration required, (602) 652-3000 or www.mcldaz.org.  Longtime yogi Melanie Albert offers powerful, positive intentions anchored with music of the Tibetan Singing Bowl. This class is open to those new to yoga, as well as experienced practitioners. Bring your own yoga mat or large beach towel. Class is limited to 20 people.

July 13 Wednesday
Cancer Support Group, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 5810 W. Beverly Ln., Glendale, registration required, (602) 588-4367, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Book Club, 11 a.m. to noon, Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 8880 E. Desert Cove Ave., Scottsdale, free, registration required, (602) 588-4367, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Bunco, 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

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

July 14 Thursday
Movie and Popcorn: Joy, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

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

July 15 Friday
Birthday Celebration, Ice Cream Social, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Mesa Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., free, (480) 325-4707.

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

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

July 16 Saturday
Phoenix Mercury vs. San Antonio Stars, 7 p.m., Talking Stick Resort Arena, 201 E. Jefferson St., Phoenix, $9 to $225.25, (800) 745-3000, ticketmaster.com.

July 17 Sunday
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July 18 Monday
American Cancer Society: Look Good Feel Better, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 6111 E. Arbor Ave., Mesa, free, registration required, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com

Head and Neck Cancer Support Group, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Dr., Chandler, free, registration required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

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

July 19 Tuesday
Intermediate Line Dance Lessons, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

July 20 Wednesday
National Active and Retired Federal Employee association (NARFE) Chapter 1395 Meeting, 11 a.m., Brothers Family Restaurant, 8466 W. Peoria Ave., Peoria, charge for meal, (623) 935-4681. Attendees are asked to wear red, white and blue and share about their government career.

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

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 that focuses on local candidates and current issues.

Bunco, 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

July 21 Thursday
Movie and Popcorn: Daddy’s Home, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

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

July 22 Friday
Euchre and Mahjong, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays, Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

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

July 23 Saturday
Sunland Village Karaoke Night, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sunland Village Auditorium, 4601 E. Dolphin Ave., Mesa, $2 at the door, (480) 832-9003.

July 24 Sunday
Summer Sundays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Heard Museum, 2301 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, free admission, (602) 252-8840, www.heard.org

July 25 Monday
American Cancer Society: Look Good Feel Better, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 3686 S. Rome St., Gilbert, free, reservations required, (480) 855-2224, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Multiple Myeloma Support Group, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.mm., Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 5810 W. Beverly Ln., Glendale, free, registration required, (602) 588-4367, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

Sunland Village Summer Dessert Event, 6 p.m., Sunland Village Auditorium, 4601 E. Dolphin Ave., Mesa, $4 in advance, (480) 832-9003. The event features Bill Harrison speaking about “Yes, Virginia, There was a Santa Claus, Arizona.”

Quilting Group: Making Christmas Stocking for Foster Families, 1 p.m. to 2:45 p.m., Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

What the Toilet is Telling You, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, registration required, (480) 325-4707.

July 26 Tuesday
Better Bladder Control, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, registration required, (480) 325-4707.

Habits of Happy People, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, registration required, (480) 325-4707.

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

July 27 Wednesday
Metastatic Cancer Support Group, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Ironwood Cancer and Research Centers, 685 S. Dobson Rd., Chandler, free, registration required, (480) 340-4013, www.ironwoodcrc.com.

High-Fiber Foods to Keep You Regular, 11 a.m. to noon, Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, registration required, (480) 325-4707.

Healthy Cooking Demo, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, registration required, (480) 325-4707.

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

Bunco, 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays, Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

July 28 Thursday
Movie and Popcorn: Secret in Their Eyes, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, registration required, (480) 325-4707.

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

July 29 Friday
Euchre, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays, Mesa Humana Guidance Center, 5943 E. McKellips Rd., Mesa, free, (480) 325-4707.

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

July 30 Saturday
Local First Week, regular hours, Queen Creek Olive Mill, 25062 S. Meridian Rd., Queen Creek, free admission, www.queencreekolivemill.com.

July 31 Sunday
Local First Week, regular hours, Queen Creek Olive Mill, 25062 S. Meridian Rd., Queen Creek, free admission, www.queencreekolivemill.com
   


Tucson

July 1 Friday
Friday Night Live! Main Gate Square Jazz Concert Series with Haboob, 7 p.m., Geronimo Plaza Courtyard, 814 E. University Blvd., free, www.maingatesquare.com/jazz-concert-schedule/.  Formerly Jazz Telephone, Haboob plays original music with a saxophonist, organist, bassist and drummer.

July 2 Saturday
Tucson Clay Co-op Open House, noon to 4 p.m., Tucson Clay Co-Op, 3326 N. Dodge Blvd., free, 792-6263, www.tucsonclayco-op.comtucsonclaycoop@yahoo.com.  Register for summer day camps for kids and adults. Refreshments will be served and kids can play with clay for free from noon to 1 p.m.

Birding at Sweetwater Wetlands, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Sweetwater Wetlands, 2667 W. Sweetwater Dr., free, online 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.

July 3 Sunday
Fireworks Extravaganza, 8 p.m., AVA Amphitheater, Casino del Sol, 5655 W. Valencia Rd., free, 838-6400, www.casinodelsol.com.  The all-ages show also features food specials and music.

July 4 Monday
Stars and Stripes Extravaganza, 5:30 p.m., Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort, 10000 N. Oracle Rd., $55 adults, $25 children age 5 to 12 (registered guests), 544-5000, http://hiltonelconquistador.com/holidays.  Hosted at the hotel’s Western-themed venue, the event features a classic barbecue buffet, live entertainment and a fireworks display.

Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration, 10 a.m. to noon, Tubac Presidio State Historic Park, 1 Burruel St., Tubac, free, 398-2252, www.tubacpresidio.org.  Enjoy an assortment of free games for kids including hula hoops, water balloon and bean bag toss, coin guess and others. Free hot dogs, nachos and lemonade.

July 5 Tuesday
Nuts about Nature Preschool Hour, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Brandi Fenton Memorial Park Visitor Center, 3482 E. River Rd., free with membership, $5 fee per family for nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Bring the grandkids for child-friendly fun that includes stories, crafts and games.

July 6 Wednesday
Nuts about Nature Preschool Hour, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free with membership, $5 fee per family for nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Bring the grandkids for child-friendly fun that includes stories, crafts and games.

July 7 Thursday
Monsoon Mysteries, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Ellie Towne Community Center, 1660 W. Ruthrauff Rd., free, 615-7855, www.pima.gov/nrpr.  Explore the interesting events that occur during the monsoon, including weather and how plants and animals respond to the monsoon. Learn about the origin of the term “monsoon” and discuss the outlook for this year’s monsoon.

Birding in Agua Caliente Park, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursdays, Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free with membership, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855.

July 8 Friday
Movies in the Park: “Kung Fu Panda,” Reid Park’s DeMeester Performing Arts Pavilion, 900 S. Randolph Way, free, www.saaca.org.  Bring your own chairs and blankets.

July 9 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 they search for whiptail, spiny, ornate tree and other lizards.

Nature Night: Bats in Flight, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Pima County Rillito River Park, 4200 N. Campbell Ave., free, 615-7855, www.pima.gov/nnrpr.  Discover the fascinating lives of Mexican free-tailed bats and watch as hundreds of bats emerge from their daytime roosts under the Campbell Avenue Bridge over the Rillito River.

Sweet Corn Festival, time TBA, repeats July 10, July 16 and July 17, Apple Annie’s, 2081 W. Hardy Rd. Willcox, free admission, www.appleannies.com.  Enjoy hot roasted sweet corn, corn recipe demos and corn gadgets.

July 10 Sunday
Sweet Corn Festival, time TBA, repeats July 16 and July 17, Apple Annie’s, 2081 W. Hardy Rd. Willcox, free admission, www.appleannies.com.  Enjoy hot roasted sweet corn, corn recipe demos and corn gadgets.

July 11 Monday
Open Rehearsal for Tucson Repertory Orchestra, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Grace St. Paul Church, 2331 E. Adams, free, http://tucsonrepertoryorchestra.org.  Hear the orchestra play Dvorak Symphony No. 9, Rossini, La Scala de Seta, Dvorak, Serenade for Strings.

July 12 Tuesday
Birding at Cienega Creek, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., Gabe Zimmerman Davidson Canyon Trailhead at Cienega Creek Natural Preserve, 16000 E. Marsh Station Rd., free with membership, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Observe the rich bird life in the diverse habitats of Cienega Creek Natural Preserve on a guided walk with naturalist Jeff Babson.

Living History: Woodworking, 9 a.m. to noon, Tubac Presidio State Historic Park, 1 Burruel St., Tubac, $2 to $5, 298-2252, www.tubacpresidio.org.  See how humans used and shaped wood for practical and creative project before power tools.

Tour of Hacienda de la Canoa, 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., Historic Hacienda de la Canoa, 5375 S. Interstate 19 Frontage Rd., Green Valley, free, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  724-5520. Join a walking tour of the Canoa Ranch headquarters to gain insight into the fascinating stories of the people who worked and lived on the ranch.

July 13 Wednesday
Sonoran Desert Weedwackers, 6 a.m. to 10 a.m., Pima County Tucson Mountain Park, email eeducation@pima.gov  for exact meeting location, free, 615-7855, www.pima.gov/nrpr. Join the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers to eradicate buffelgrass and fountain grass in Tucson Mountain Park.

Heritage Area Structures Rehabilitation Tour, 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Historic Hacienda de la Canoa, 5375 S. Interstate 19 Frontage Rd., Green Valley, free, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  724-5520. Architectural preservationist Simon Herbert discusses the processes and materials used for the rehabilitation of the structures at Historic Hacienda de la Canoa.

July 14 Thursday
Hike the Path of the Ancestors, 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., Colossal Cave Mountain Park, 16721 E. Old Spanish Tr., free with membership, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Explore a shaded trail along a riparian corridor in Colossal Cave Mountain Park and discover remnants of an ancient Hohokam village.

Birding in Agua Caliente Park, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursdays, Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free with membership, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855.

July 15 Friday
Birding at Sweetwater Wetlands, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Sweetwater Wetlands, 2667 W. Sweetwater Dr., free, online 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.

July 16 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.

Sonoran Desert Weedwackers, 6 a.m. to 10 a.m., Pima County Tucson Mountain Park, email eeducation@pima.gov  for exact meeting location, free, 615-7855, www.pima.gov/nrpr.  Join the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers to eradicate buffelgrass and fountain grass in Tucson Mountain Park.

Tour of Hacienda de la Canoa, 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., Historic Hacienda de la Canoa, 5375 S. Interstate 19 Frontage Rd., Green Valley, free, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  724-5520. Join a walking tour of the Canoa Ranch headquarters to gain insight into the fascinating stories of the people who worked and lived on the ranch.

Sweet Corn Festival, time TBA, repeats July 17, Apple Annie’s, 2081 W. Hardy Rd. Willcox, free admission, www.appleannies.com.  Enjoy hot roasted sweet corn, corn recipe demos and corn gadgets.

July 17 Sunday
Sweet Corn Festival, time TBA, Apple Annie’s, 2081 W. Hardy Rd. Willcox, free admission, www.appleannies.com.  Enjoy hot roasted sweet corn, corn recipe demos and corn gadgets.

July 18 Monday
Mahjong Monday, noon to 3 p.m., Himmel Park Library, 1035 N. Treat Ave., free, 594-5305.

July 19 Tuesday
Birding Along the Santa Cruz River, 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Wheeler Taft Abbett Senior Branch Library, 7800 N. Schisler Dr., free with membership, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Join birding expert Jeff Babson to see the riparian birds that are attracted to the mature willows and continuous river flow along the Santa Cruz River in Marana.

Nuts about Nature Preschool Hour, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Brandi Fenton Memorial Park Visitor Center, 3482 E. River Rd., free with membership, $5 fee per family for nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Bring the grandkids for child-friendly fun that includes stories, crafts and games.

July 20 Wednesday
Nuts about Nature Preschool Hour, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free, 615-7855, www.pima.gov/nrpr.  Bring the grandkids for child-friendly fun that includes stories, crafts and games.

July 21 Thursday
Birding in Agua Caliente Park, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursdays, Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free with membership, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855.

July 22 Friday
Movies in the Park: “Inside Out,” Reid Park’s DeMeester Performing Arts Pavilion, 900 S. Randolph Way, free, www.saaca.org.  Bring your own chairs and blankets.

July 23 Saturday
Nature Night Desert Night Shift, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free, 615-7855, www.pima.gov/nrpr.  While most people are tucked in bed, the desert comes alive. Join Pima County naturalists on an easy hike to discover “who” is out and about in the desert at night.

July 24 Sunday
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July 25 Monday
Mahjong Monday, noon to 3 p.m., Himmel Park Library, 1035 N. Treat Ave., free, 594-5305.

July 26 Tuesday
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.  Search for whiptail, spiny, ornate tree and other lizards that roam the park.

Frontier Printing Press Demonstration, 9 a.m. to noon, Tubac Presidio State Historic Park, 1 Burruel St., Tubac, $2 to $5, 398-2252, www.tubacpresidio.org.  Guests will have the opportunity to set type and print small samples to take home.

Birding in Colossal Cave Mountain Park, 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Colossal Cave Mountain Park, 16721 E. Old Spanish Trail, free with membership, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855. Join a local birding expert to explore the diversity of birds found in the Arizona uplands of Colossal Cave Mountain Park.

Living History: Spinning, 9 a.m. to noon, Tubac Presidio State Historic Park, 1 Burruel St., Tubac, $2 to $5, 398-2252, www.tubacpresidio.org.  Watch and learn how fiber and spinning impacted human activity from ancient to modern times.

Tour of Hacienda de la Canoa, 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., Historic Hacienda de la Canoa, 5375 S. Interstate 19 Frontage Rd., Green Valley, free, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  724-5520. Join a walking tour of the Canoa Ranch headquarters to gain insight into the fascinating stories of the people who worked and lived on the ranch.

July 27 Wednesday
Sonoran Desert Weedwackers, 6 a.m. to 10 a.m., Pima County Tucson Mountain Park, email eeducation@pima.gov  for exact meeting location, free, 615-7855, www.pima.gov/nrpr. Join the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers to eradicate buffelgrass and fountain grass in Tucson Mountain Park.

July 28 Thursday
Birding in Agua Caliente Park, 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursdays, Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Rd., free with membership, $5 nonmembers, online registration required, www.pima.gov/nrpr,  615-7855.

In My Life: A Musical Theatre Tribute to The Beatles, 7:30 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress St., $30 to $55, 547-3040. This award-winning musical biography of The Beatles is seen through the eyes of manager Brian Epstein and features the live music of the band Abbey Road.

July 29 Friday
Monsoon Mysteries, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Woods Memorial Library, 3455 N. First Ave. free, 615-7855, www.pima.gov/nrpr.  Explore the interesting events that occur during the monsoon, including weather and how plants and animals respond to the monsoon. Learn about the origin of the term monsoon and discuss the outlook for this year’s monsoon.

July 30 Saturday
Harvestfest at Sonoita Vineyards, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sonoita Vineyards, 290 Elgin-Canelo Rd., Elgin, $20 to $75, 455-5893. Harvestfest guests can taste wine and take part in winery and vineyard tours throughout the day. Festival patrons can enjoy horse-drawn wagon rides, purchase lunch from Arizona restaurant and caterers the Steak-Out and Daily Bread Bistro, or participate in a grape-stomping competition.

Peach Mania Festival, repeats July 31, Apple Annie’s, 2081 W. Hardy Rd. Willcox, free admission, www.appleannies.com.  Enjoy a free wagon ride, peach ice cream, peach pie and a craft fair.

July 31 Sunday
Peach Mania Festival, repeats July 31, Apple Annie’s, 2081 W. Hardy Rd. Willcox, free admission, www.appleannies.com.  Enjoy a free wagon ride, peach ice cream, peach pie and a craft fair.