Community Calendar

Checking monthly activities and appointments at the office

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski

Green Valley Stroke Support Group


The group is facilitated by Leslie Ritter, PhD, RN, and supported by Banner – University Medical Center, University of Arizona 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.

La Perla at La Posada’s Zuni Room, 635 S. Park Center Avenue, 626-2901, 10 to 11 a.m., free, reservations required.

Art Opening: Newest Wood & Pit Fired Ceramics

by Jaren Stroback


Known primarily for his brightly colored and highly designed glaze patterning, Jaren Stroback has taken a tangential step toward the roots of the ceramic firing process in wood firing and in pit firing. With a focus on form and its interactions with wood ash, fuming and organic combustible materials, this gallery showing features subtly elegant and soulful ceramics.

Tucson Clay Co-Op, 3326 N. Dodge Boulevard,, 4 to 9 p.m., free admission.

Southern Arizona Senior Pride Book Club


Tucson LGBT seniors will meet to discuss David Grann’s “Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI,” a true-life mystery about one of the most horrendous crimes in the United States.

Ward 3 Council Office Conference Room, 1510 E. Grant Road, 312-8923,, 2 to 3:30 p.m., free admission.

Society of Military Widows Meeting


The Society of Military Widows is dedicated to the needs, concerns and welfare of military surviving spouses and their children. Reservation deadline is August 14.

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, 2720 S. Craycroft Road, 721.1688,, noon, call for charge.