All events are free unless otherwise noted.
Living River of Words Youth Poetry and Art — Valencia Public Library, 202 W. Valencia Road. Local children share their view of the natural world in this exhibition of award winning poetry and mixed media art. Jan. 8-Feb. 28. 724-5375. webcms.pima.gov.
Everything Bird — Madaras Gallery, 3035 N. Swan Road. Including new Madaras bird paintings, bird photography by CJ Hockett, bird images and many gift items. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Jan. 4. 615-3001. madaras.com.
Make 'n Take-Bottle Cap Jewelry — Eckstrom-Columbus Public Library, 4350 E. 22nd St. Create earrings, pendant, or keychain using bottle caps and printed images. Adults only. 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Jan. 5. 594-5285.
Community Art Exhibit: Call for Submissions — Eckstrom-Columbus Public Library, 4350 E. 22nd St. All ages may submit one piece of hangable art, 18" X 18" or smaller. Packets available at Eckstrom-Columbus Public Library. Jan. 6-26. Open House 2-3:30 p.m. Feb. 4. 594-5285.
Royce Davenport Art Exhibit — Tohono Chul, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte. Repurposing of odd materials into folk art include: sardine tins, devil’s claws, costume jewelry, saguaro ribs, old toys, car parts, and mouse traps. 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Jan. 7. 742-6455. tohonochulpark.org.
Mosaics 3-Using the Tapestry Method — Upcycle Tucson, 924 W. Grant Road. Learn to use the tapestry mosaic method to create a basic but beautiful wall hanging. Age 16 and up. 2-4:30 p.m. Jan. 11; 10-12:30 p.m. Jan. 12. $59. 445-7694. upcycletucson.com.