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2013-03-28T00:00:00Z Northwest calendarArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
March 28, 2013 12:00 am  • 

Today

Student Artwork From the Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and the Blind - Tohono Chul Park, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Included with $8 admission. 742-6455.

Drop-in Job Help - Oro Valley Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. A computer instructor will answer questions on a wide variety of computer topics, such as résumé writing, online job searching, e-mail accounts and Internet searching. 9 a.m.-noon March 28. Free. 594-5580.

Beat Cancer Boot Camp Exercise Classes - Northwest Community Park, 7601 N. Mona Lisa Road. Exercise and support classes for cancer survivors and anyone touched by cancer. Meets once a week. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Thursdays. $35 for eight weeks. 546-1601.

Farmers Market at Dove Mountain - Highlands at Dove Mountain, 4949 W. Heritage Club Blvd. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. March 28. Free. 603-8116.

Geology of the Tucson Mountains - Saguaro National Park Red Hills Visitor Center, 2700 N. Kinney Road. This program explores how the Tucson Mountains came to be, where they are now, their composition and the forces that built and continue to shape them. 2:15-3 p.m. March 28. Park entrance fee. 733-5158.

Friday

"Artworks in Glass" - Tohono Chul Park, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte. Featuring work by artists from the Tucson region. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Included with $8 admission. 742-6455.

Toddler Story Time - Oro Valley Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Stories, songs and rhymes for accompanied children 18 to 36 months old. 10-10:30 a.m. Friday. Free. 594-5580.

Catalina Art and Farmers Market - 16733 N. Oracle Road. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays. Free. 825-4427.

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.

"Woman of Paris" - The Comedy Playhouse, 3620 N. First Ave. A domestic comedy by Henry Becque. 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 3 p.m. Sundays. $18; discounts available. 260-6442.

Saturday

A Natural History of the Santa Catalinas - Tohono Chul Park, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte. Husband and wife team Richard C. Brusca (invertebrate zoologist and Tohono Chul board member) and Wendy Moore (UA assistant professor of entomology) talk about the natural history of the Catalina Mountains. 10 a.m. March 30. $8. 742-6455, Ext. 0.

Eggstravanganza - International Wildlife Museum, 4800 W. Gates Pass Road. Easter egg hunt with plenty of crafts and games. All activities are free with paid admission to the museum. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. March 30. $8 for adults; $3 for children; free for kids 3 and younger. 629-0100.

Monday

Baby Time - Oro Valley Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Activities that promote development and learning for babies up to 18 months of age. 10-10:30 a.m. Mondays. Free. 594-5580.

Wednesday

Writers' Workshop - Oro Valley Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Discuss your essay, short story, novel or a memoir for your grandchildren and discover creative techniques. Presented by Alexis Powers. 9-11 a.m. April 3. Free. 594-5580.

Country Dance Instruction - Flowing Wells Community Center, 1660 W. Ruthrauff Road. For couples. Must complete registration form and pay in advance. Call 877-6090 or email leisureclasses@pima.gov for more information. 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays. $40. 887-9786.

Family Story Time - Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. For all ages. Introduce children to reading and language in a fun way. 10-10:30 a.m. Wednesdays. Free. 594-5580.

Say Hello to Opera - Oro Valley Library, 1305 W. Naranja Ave. The Opera Guild of Southern Arizona presents a preview of Arizona Opera's upcoming production of Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro." 3-5 p.m. April 3. Free. 594-5580.

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