Tucson Events

Community Calendar

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE)
Association, Chapter 55 Meeting
FEBRUARY 10
The luncheon is open to current and retired federal employees, their
spouses and guests. Visitors are welcome. The luncheon is followed by a
presentation and business meeting. Meeting is in a new location.
Cattletown Steakhouse and Saloon, 3141 E. Drexel Road, 444-6970,
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., attendees pay for their lunch, usually around
$12.

Green Valley Stroke Support Group
FEBRUARY 13
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. Reservations required.
La Perla at La Posada’s Zuni Room, 635 S. Park Center Avenue,
626-2901, 10 to 11 a.m., free admission.

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE)
Association, Chapter 1874 Meeting
FEBRUARY 17
Current and retired federal employees, spouses and guests and visitors
are invited to join NARFE Chapter 1874 for its monthly meeting. The
January meeting’s program is about the regional transportation plan.
Golden Corral Restaurant, 6865 N. Thornydale Drive, 400-3456,
11:30 a.m., senior meals are $9.95.

Tucson Organic Gardeners Meeting
FEBRUARY 18
The Tucson Organic Gardeners Monthly Meeting will feature Kendall
Kroesen’s program about growing heirloom fruits and vegetables in the
desert. Programs are held the third Tuesday of each month from
September to April. The meeting is in the Knox Room at the west side at
the front of the church, west of Alvernon and south of Speedway.
St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church, 3809 E. Third Street,
info@tucsonorganicgardeners.org, tucsonorganicgardeners.org,
6:30 p.m., free.

Southern Arizona Senior Pride Book Club
FEBRUARY 19
Tucson LGBTQ seniors will meet to discuss Karen Shiffman Lateiner’s
“Timeless Dance: A Story of Change and Loss,” a mother’s memoir
about her transgender child.
Ward 3 Council Office Conference Room, 1510 E. Grant Road, 312-
8923, soazseniorpride@gmail.com, 2 to 3:30 p.m, free admission.

Society of Military Widows Meeting
FEBRUARY 19
The Society of Military Widows is dedicated to the needs, concerns and
welfare of military surviving spouses and their children. Reservation
deadline is February 9.
Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, 2720 S. Craycroft Road, 721.1688,
ross2d@aol.com, noon, call for charge.

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