Tucson Events

Community Calendar

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski

OCTOBER 10

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.

 

OCTOBER 12

The German-American Club of Tucson Oktoberfest: The annual event features music by Peter Kron. The meal reservation deadline is October 6. 

Unitarian Universalist Church of Tucson, 4831 E. 22nd Street, 299-8683, 5 p.m. (doors), 5:30 p.m. (meals begin), $8 admission, $9 and $11 meals. 

 

OCTOBER 14

National Active and Retired Federal Employees Meeting: The next National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Association, Chapter 55, Meeting will be its annual picnic at Reid Park Ramada No. 1. Current and retired federal employees, their spouses, guests and visitors are welcome. 

Reid Park Ramada No. 1, 900 S. Randolph Way, 747-3114, 11 a.m., call for admission charge.

 

OCTOBER 16

Southern Arizona Senior Pride Book Club: Tucson LGBT seniors will meet to discuss Amor Towles’ “A Gentleman in Moscow.”

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

 

OCTOBER 16

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 October 9

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, 2720 S. Craycroft Road, 721.1688, ross2d@aol.com, noon, call for charge. 

 

OCTOBER 20

Madaras Gallery: “Deep Connection: The 2019 Annual Show”: Help the Madaras Gallery celebrate 20 years in Tucson as Diana Madaras unveils 25 new paintings, including six additions to her “Spirit Animal” series. The “Spirit Animals” tell the story of Madaras’ deep connection to animals—a recurrent passion throughout her life. Part of the proceeds will benefit her Art for Animals charity. 

Madaras Gallery, 3035 N. Swan, 615-3001, madaras.com, free admission. 

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