Foothills calendar

2013-09-26T00:00:00Z Foothills calendarArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
September 26, 2013 12:00 am  • 

Today

“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. Featuring several works in ink, watercolor, encaustic and tempera. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily through Feb. 16. Free. 299-9191.

Fifth WOW Summer Show — Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild Gallery, 5605 E. River Road. Artwork including paintings, scarves and jewelry from local artists. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays through Oct. 13. Free. 299-7294.

Jazz Under the Stars — Hacienda del Sol Guest Ranch, 5501 N. Hacienda del Sol Road. With Stevie Woods. 7 p.m. Sept. 26. Free. 529-3500.

Friday

Canyon Quilters — Kirk-Bear Canyon Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Road. An unstructured opportunity to meet fellow quilters. Electrical outlets available; also tables for pin basting. Bring your projects or unfinished objects. Noon-3 p.m. Fridays, ongoing. Free. 594-5275.

“The Skin of Our Teeth” — St. Francis Theatre, 4625 E. River Road. Thornton Wilder’s play is an epic tale about the life of humankind and the spirit that won’t let it surrender. 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 2:30 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 6. $20; $12 seniors and students. 499-7842.

Saturday

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition Tucson Chapter Fourth Annual Teal Tea — Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, 7000 N. Resort Drive. 2-4 p.m. Sept. 28. $40. 229-3303.

Sunday

Meet the Author: Jillian Cantor — Tucson Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Road. The Tucson author discusses her new novel, “Margot,” centered around Margie Franklin, who is hiding that she is in fact Margot, the older sister of Anne Frank. Copies available for sale. 2-3:30 p.m. Sept. 29. Free. 299-3000.

Live Butterfly Release — La Encantada, 2905 E. Skyline Drive. Also, music, face painting, crafts and art projects. Presented by Integrative Touch for Kids. 2-4 p.m. Sept. 29. Free. 303-4992.

Monday

Read to A Dog — Kirk-Bear Canyon Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Road. Kids read stories to a dog to practice reading. 6-7 p.m. Mondays through Oct. 7. Free. 594-5275.

Tuesday

Meet a Master Gardener — Dusenberry-River Library, 5605 E. River Road. “Preparing your vegetable garden, plant selection and getting it in the ground.” Presented by the Pima County Cooperative Extension master gardeners in partnership with the seed library. 1-2 p.m. Oct. 1. Free. 594-5345.

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.

Wednesday

Nuts About Nature Preschool Hour — Roy P. Drachman-Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Road, Tucson. Kids learn about nature through stories, crafts and games. For accompanied children ages 3-5. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Oct. 2. Free. 615-7855.

Go online to dailystarcalendar.com for more calendar listings and to submit an event at least three weeks in advance.

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