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"Our Lady of Guadalupe" - DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun, 6300 N. Swan Road. Exhibit depicting the Virgin of Guadalupe and the Mission in the Sun that DeGrazia built in her honor. Several works in ink, watercolor, encaustic and tempera will be featured in this exhibit. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. Free. 299-9191.

"DeGrazia Watercolors" - DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun, 6300 N. Swan Road. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. Free. 299-9191.

Equine Inspiration: The Art of Carole Andreen-Harris - Kirk-Bear Canyon Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Road. Paintings of horses. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Fridays; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays; 1-5 p.m. Sundays. Free. 594-5275.

Friday

"Fable, Myths and Legends" - Roy P. Drachman-Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Road. Photographic images by Darlene Buhrow in handcrafted shrines of oak, cedar, walnut, acacia and other woods present a collection of visual stories that prominently feature the animals and icons of Southwest culture and lore. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Free. 615-7855.

Saturday

Outdoor Family Day: The Lives of Bats - Roy P. Drachman-Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Road. Learn about the lives of bats and the important roles they play in the environment. Complete a bat craft to learn more about bat anatomy. For families with children ages 5-12. Reservations required. 9:30-11:30 a.m. May 25. Free. 615-7855.

Sunday

Hear It Now! Hear It Live! - Catalina Foothills High School, 4300 E. Sunrise Drive. Tucson Chamber Artists preview CD recording of Stephen Paulus pieces. Premium tickets include reception to meet the composer, an invitation to the CD-release event next season, and an autographed copy of the CD by Stephen Paulus and Eric Holtan. 3 p.m. May 26. $25; $100 premium tickets. Free for veterans and active-duty military. 401-2651.

Monday

Beginning Watercolor - Oasis at Junior League, 2099 E. River Road. Class 101. This class will guide you through the basics of watercolor. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. May 13-June 24. For those 50 and older. $90 and a $12 one-time registration fee. 322-5607.

Tuesday

Poets Gathering - Oasis at Junior League, 2099 E. River Road. Class 221. Share your poetry in an encouraging, supportive environment. 10 a.m. Tuesdays. For those 50 and older. $12 one-time registration fee and $35 class fee. 322-5627.

Canyon Knitters - Kirk-Bear Canyon Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Road. Bring your needles and yarn to a gathering of novices to experienced knitters. 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays. Free. 594-5275.

Tucson Tuesday Laughter Yoga - St. Francis in the Foothills United Methodist Church, Room 30-31, 4625 E. River Road. Breathing, yogic exercises and laughter designed to promote peace and healing. 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays. Free; donations accepted. 490-5500.

William Shakespeare's "Merchant of Venice" - Tucson Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Road. A three-session course on Shakespeare's most disturbing and controversial play. Participants are asked to read the play before the first session. Instructor: Ruth Zerman, theater director and lecturer. 1-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Free. 299-3000.

Wednesday

SkyNights - Mount Lemmon SkyCenter, 9800 Ski Run Road. Explore the night skies from the summit of Mount Lemmon using the Schulman 32-inch telescope, Arizona's largest public telescope. Reservations required. Meet an hour before sunset through 9 p.m. daily. $60; $30 for ages 7 to 18; 20 percent discount Mondays through Thursdays. 626-8122.

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