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March 21, 2013 12:00 am  • 

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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.

Great Literature of All Times - Oro Valley Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Read and discuss "Lyrics of Lowly Life" by Paul Laurence Dunbar. Discussion led by Bill Fry. 10 a.m.-noon March 21. Free. 594-5580.

AARP Tax-Aide Tax Preparation - Oro Valley Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Free volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance serving low- and moderate-income taxpayers, with special attention to those over age 60. 1-4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through 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.

Laff & Bowl - Golden Pin Lanes, 1010 W. Miracle Mile. Laffs Comedy Show at Golden Pin Lanes. Call for reservations. 7-8:30 p.m. March 21. $10-$15. 888-4272.

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

Friday

University of Arizona Museum of Art Lecture Series - Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. "A Picture Worth a Thousand Words: From Caricature to the Grotesque" presented by Kate Phillips. This presentation will include the satire of the Englishman Hogarth, the black despair of the Spaniard Goya, and the social satire of contemporary American artists. 2-3 p.m. March 22. Free. 594-5580.

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

Ask a Master Gardener - Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Master gardeners from the Pima County Cooperative Extension answer gardening questions from the public. 1-2:30 p.m. March 22. Free. 594-5580.

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

Native Basketry Show and Sale - Western National Parks Association Store, 12880 N. Vistoso Village Drive. Contemporary and antique baskets from California and Arizona tribes will be available. Terry DeWald discusses the history, craft and use of native baskets at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Show hours: 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. March 23. Free. 622-6014.

Third Annual Eggstravaganza - Coronado K-8 School, 3401 E. Wilds Road. Jumping castle, food, Easter egg hunt, games, drawings and live music. Collecting canned goods for the Catalina Community Food Bank. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. March 23. Free. 917-0530.

Tin Cup Gypsy - DesertView Performing Arts Center, 39900 S. Clubhouse Drive, SaddleBrooke. A fusion of acoustic folk, rock, jazz and bluegrass with earthy lyrics and rich melodies that capture the essence of the roots-rock genre. 7:30-9 p.m. March 23. $22 in advance; $24 at the door. 825-2818.

Designer for a Day - Tohono Chul Park Education Center, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte. Get the tools you need to redesign your landscape at your own pace and without the costly errors that can result from impulse buying. Registration required. 9 a.m.-noon March 23. $100. 742-6455, Ext. 0.

Sunday

Free Bach Birthday Concert - Dove of Peace Lutheran Church, 665 W. Roller Coaster Road. Bach's Orchestral Suite No. 1, double violin concerto and excerpts from "The Art of the Fugue." Birthday cake will be served. 2-3:30 p.m. March 24. Donations accepted for the Pima County Interfaith Council. 887-5127.

Palm Sunday Concert - St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, 7575 N. Paseo del Norte. The Chancel Choir and Orchestra presents portions of Mozart's Requiem and Vaughan Williams' "Five Mystical Songs." 3-4:15 p.m. March 24. Free. 297-7201.

Sonoran Spring Celebration - Tohono Chul Park, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte. Featuring the Domingo DeGrazia Guitar Band, impromptu dance performances by members of Ballet Tucson, a silent auction and live auction with Chuck George from KOLD. Food and beverages. Reservations required. 4-7 p.m. March 24. $125. 742-6455.

Monday

Baby Story Time - Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. For accompanied babies up to 18 months. 10-10:30 a.m. Mondays. Free. 594-5580.

Tuesday

Farmers' Market (Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona) - Marana Health Center, 13395 N. Marana Main St. 3-6 p.m. Tuesdays. Free. 616-1425.

Science Fiction Book Club - Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. "Frankenstein" by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley. 6-7 p.m. March 26. Free. 594-5580.

One-on-One Computer Tutoring - Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Library, 7800 N. Schisler Drive. Half-hour computer help. Registration required. Noon-2 p.m. Tuesdays. Free. 594-5200.

Wednesday

Sonoran Sleuths Mystery Book Club - Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. "The Locked Room" by Slöwall and Wahlöö. 11 a.m.-noon March 27. Free. 594-5580.

Job Search Online - Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Explore approaches and techniques, and learn what services and sources are available. Reservations required. 2-5 p.m. March 27. 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.

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