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March 07, 2013 12:00 am  • 

Today

"A Collection of Collages by Rita Watters" - Rita Watters Art Gallery & Gift Shop, 6541 E. Tanque Verde Road. 1:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Sundays. Free. 668-2609.

Beat Cancer Boot Camp Exercise Classes - Udall Park, 7200 E. Tanque Verde Road. Exercise and support classes for cancer survivors and anyone touched by cancer. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays. $35 for eight weeks. 546-1601.

Paint for PAWSitively Cats - Creative Juice Art Bar, 6530 E. Tanque Verde Road. Follow easy step-by-step instructions to create your own artistic rendering of two whimsical blue cats. Registration required. 6:30-9 p.m. March 7. $35 includes all supplies and one beverage. 271-5023.

Yarnivores - Murphy-Wilmot Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road. Brown-bag dinner group is devoted to the yarn arts. Bring your dinner and project. 6 p.m. Thursdays. Free. 594-5420.

"The Lone Stranger" or "Hilarity Rides Again!" - The Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway. Comedy spoof. 7 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays; 6 and 8:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 3 and 6 p.m. Sundays. Call for additional matinees. $17.95; discounts available. 886-9428.

Friday

Not Burnt Out Just Unscrewed - St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, 9071 E. Old Spanish Trail. Family-friendly improv comedy with some audience interaction. 7:30-9 p.m. March 8. Free. 861-2986.

Spring Craft and Things Boutique - Christ Community Church, 7801 E. Kenyon Drive. Benefits Family Life Academy Preschool's effort to upgrade its playground. 2-7 p.m. March 8; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. March 9. Free. 296-8989.

Saturday

Sonoran Sound Barbershop Quartet - Rincon Congregational Church UCC, 122 N. Craycroft Road. 3-4:30 p.m. March 9. $15; free with student ID. 745-6237.

Arts & Craft Show - Far Horizons Tucson Village, 555 N. Pantano Road. Original locally crafted artwork including paintings, shaped stone, wood carvings, wood art, textiles, photography, jewelry and geodes. 9 a.m.-noon March 9. Free. 296-1234.

Outside the Lines Creative Arts Market - Outside the Lines Art & Gift Gallery, 5400 S. Old Spanish Trail. Local artists, a bouncy house and music. Food and drink available. Raffle benefits Cold Wet Noses. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. March 9. Free. 437-3056.

Classic Car Show - Little Anthony's Diner, 7010 E. Broadway. Trophies are awarded in several categories and dash pins are given to the first 75 cars registered. Live DJ entertainment. Hula-hoops, bubblegum-blowing contests, the bunny hop and a jumping castle for the kids. Car registration from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 9. Free. 296-0456.

Bonsai Day - Civano Nursery, 5301 S. Houghton Road. Tucson Bonsai Society demonstrations on creating bonsai from nursery stock at 10 and 11:30 a.m. and 1, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. Discounts on nursery plants for the day. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 9. Free. 749-3777.

Cienega Creek Birding - Gabe Zimmerman Davidson Canyon Trailhead at Cienega Creek Natural Preserve, 16000 E. Marsh Station Road, Vail. Join expert birder Jeff Babson on a casual stroll through the cottonwoods and willows to look for spring migrants such as vireos and warblers and permanent residents like wrens and thrashers. Reservation required. 8-11 a.m. March 9. Free; reservations required. 615-7855.

Sunday

1940s Hollywood Canteen Party at Trail Dust Town - The Savoy Opera House in Trail Dust Town, 6541 E. Tanque Verde Road. Comedy and music from Bob Hope tribute artist Lynn "Win" Roberts, big-band music by Big Band Express and swing dancing. Honoring military and veterans. Reservations requested. 4-6 p.m. March 10. $15; free for military and veterans and their immediate families. 296-4551

monday

"Desert Dreams" - Desert Artisans' Gallery, 6536 E. Tanque Verde Road. New works by local artists Bonnie Bedillion, Geri Bringman, David Brown, Paddie Flaherty, Gretchen Huff and Margaret Shirer. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays; 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sundays. Free. 722-4412.

tuesday

"Reminders" - Academy Village Long Gallery, 13701 E. Langtry Lane. Watercolor and oil paintings by Chuck Albanese. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. Free. 647-0900.

Wednesday

Read to a Dog - Murphy-Wilmot Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road. For kids. 2:30-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Free. 594-5420.

Voyager Farmers Market - Voyager RV Resort, 8701 S. Kolb Road. Produce, eggs, salsas, honey, baked goods, prepared meals, doggy treats, more. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. 574-6100.

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