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2013-08-29T00:00:00Z 2014-07-03T10:43:19Z What's happeningArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

Today

A Blue Star Museum — Tohono Chul, 7366 N. Paseo Del Norte. Tohono Chul is joining museums across the country to offer free admission to all active-duty military and their families. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. every day. General admission is $8. 742-6455.

Friday

Facilitated Gathering for Job Seekers — Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive, Oro Valley. Join Beth Cole, former executive recruiter, for a discussion on job search strategies. Discussion will include information on listed topic, along with a question-and-answer session on additional topics as needed. 3:30 p.m. Fridays . Free. 594-5580.

Final Friday Flick — Bookmans Ina, 3733 W. Ina Road. Screening the family classic “The NeverEnding Story.” Come in pajamas and bring a comfy pillow. Drinks and snacks provided. 6-8 p.m. Aug. 30. Free. 579-0303.

Catalina Art and Farmer’s Market — 16733 N. Oracle Road, 16733 N. Oracle Road. 8 a.m.-noon Fridays. Free. 825-4427.

Get Your Kicks Route 66 Drive-In Movie — The Fountains at La Cholla, 2001 W. Rudasill Road. Betty Grable, Marilyn Monroe and Lauren Bacall in the classic ‘50s film “How to Marry a Millionaire” shown drive-in style. Part of a summerlong celebration of roadside Americana featuring food, music, games, movies, memorabilia and replicas of famous landmarks. RSVP no later than two days prior. 6:30 p.m. Aug. 30. Free. 797-2001.

Friday Fun Knitters — Foothills Mall, 7401 N. La Cholla Blvd. Knitters of any skill level are welcome. Meet in the Food Court. 10 a.m. Fridays. Free. 293-0781.

Reptile Ramble — Tohono Chul Park, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte. Get upclose with the desert’s scaled and slithery creatures from snakes and lizards to tortoises. 10-11 a.m. Fridays through Oct. 25. Free with $8 admission. 742-6455.

“The Comedy Genius of O. Henry III” — The Comedy Playhouse, 3620 N. First Ave. An assortment of O. Henry’s humorous short stories. 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Aug. 31; $12 regular admission, discounts available. 260-6442.

Saturday

Honey Bee Canyon Park Birding Walk — Honey Bee Canyon Park, 13880 N Rancho Vistoso Blvd, Oro Valley. Join birding expert Marjorie Flory for a guided bird walk in Honey Bee Canyon. 7-8:30 a.m. Aug. 31. Free. 615-7855.

Sunday

One on One Computer Help — Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Library, 7800 N. Schisler Drive. Individualized one-hour sessions. Receive tutoring in areas like basic computer/Internet/email use, iPad and eReaders, digital downloads, job help, Microsoft Office, library catalog and other online resources. To set up an appointment, call 594-5200. 4-5 p.m. 10 a.m. Wednesdays, 4 p.m. Sundays. Free. 594-5200.

Monday

“Piece by Piece” Exhibition of Mosaics — Tohono Chul Park, 7366 N. Paseo Del Norte. Mosaics tell rich tales of societal values and invite us to consider the meticulous task of designing, planning and implementing the vibrant images. Investigations in the the art form by Tucson artists. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Included with $8 admission. 742-6455.

Tuesday

Abbett Mystery Book Club — Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Branch Library, 7800 N. Schisler Drive. 2-3 p.m. first Tuesday of the month. Free. 594-5200.

Preschool Story Time — Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive, Oro Valley. Children do activities that promote development and learning. All programs are designed for parents to participate. 11:30-noon Tuesdays. Free. 594-5580.

Wednesday

Family Story Time — Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive, Oro Valley. Family Storytime is for all ages. It is an opportunity for parents to introduce their children to reading and language in a fun way. 10-10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Free. 594-5580.

Meet Me in Marana — Wade McLean Park, 8000 N. Silverbell Road. Fun, noncompetitive social walk/run along the Santa Cruz River. Check in starts at 5:00 p.m. Weekly raffle prizes provided by our sponsors. Attend eight events and get a free T-shirt. 5 p.m. Wednesdays. Free. 382-1950.

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