Academy Village, a 55-and-older community at 13701 E. Old Spanish Trail, will hold a patio sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, with more than 100 households participating.
For more than 30 years Tucson attorney Blair Phillips Friederich has pursued a somewhat unusual avocation - black-and-white photography that he transforms into art-quality gelatin silver prints in his own darkroom.
Statistics show that the opportunity gap for Americans from different family backgrounds has been growing in recent decades.
According to national statistics, 18 percent of American adults 45-64 years old, 30 percent of adults 64-75 years old and 47 percent of adults age 75 and older have a hearing impairment.
Is it possible to get too much vitamin D from the sun? Do some people get too little vitamin D, or do they get it in the wrong form? What are good food sources of vitamin D? Are some people more at risk for vitamin D deficiency?
This month's wellness lecture at Academy Village will feature a talk on Chinese medicine by a Tucson-area specialist in the field.
Tuesday's weekly concert at Academy Village will feature three graduate bassoon students from the UA Bassoon Studio who call their entertaining ensemble the Trio Sonora.
A program of Brazilian and Spanish classical and popular music will be featured Tuesday in the weekly concert at Academy Village.
A program featuring lively traditional Irish dance music will be presented at Academy Village Tuesday as the Arizona Senior Academy's weekly concert.
Anton Faynberg, a native of Russia who is now a doctoral student at the University of Arizona, will be featured in a piano recital Tuesday at the Academy Village.
End-of-life care and decision-making will be the topic of the monthly wellness lecture at Academy Village on Wednesday afternoon.
The University of Arizona Clarinet Quartet, made up of three graduate students and their mentor/professor, will present a concert Tuesday at Academy Village. It's part of a weekly music series sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.
Greg Silverman, a talented pianist and vocal recording artist, will present a concert of jazz music at Academy Village Tuesday evening, sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.
Next Thursday Academy Village will host the third and final talk in a series by refugees from troubled countries in south Asia and Africa who have settled in Tucson.
Chamber Music Mirage, a Tucson-area cello, viola and piano ensemble, will present a summer concert at Academy Village Tuesday sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.
Blaise Lolika, who was trained as a nurse midwife and had his own medical clinic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, came to Tucson as a refugee in 2002 and is now employed as a medical technician at University of Arizona Medical Center.
The upcoming weekly concert at Academy Village will feature Pamela Reinagel, who may be the only folk singer to hold a bachelor's degree from Carnegie Mellon University and a Ph.D. from Harvard University.
The Arizona Graduate Winds, a quintet featuring talented UA graduate students, will present a concert Tuesday morning at Academy Village.
The Arizona Senior Academy will present the final program in its repeat of the UA's popular "Living Beyond 100" series Wednesday at Academy Village.
Another two of the lectures from the UA's popular "Living Beyond 100" series will be presented at Academy Village on March 21 and 22.
Two more lectures from the University of Arizona's popular "Living Beyond 100" series that concluded in late February will be presented at Academy Village March 14 and 15.
Did you miss the popular "Living Beyond 100" lecture series presented by the University of Arizona's College of Science that concluded this week?
"Knees to Last a Lifetime" is the topic of an illustrated
lecture at Academy Village on Monday by Randy Raugh, a well-known
Tucson physical therapist and exercise specialist.
Charles Gerba, an internationally renowned microbiologist from
the University of Arizona, will give a lecture at Academy Village
Wednesday on the topic "Germ Warfare in the 21st Century: Who is
Award-winning folk singer-songwriter Robyn Landis will present a
concert at Academy Village Tuesday sponsored by the Arizona Senior
Five talented young musicians, graduate students at the
University of Arizona, will present a concert of classical music at
Academy Village Tuesday sponsored by the Arizona Senior
The Arizona Wind Quintet, a popular faculty ensemble from the
University of Arizona School of Music, will present a concert at
Academy Village on Tuesday, sponsored by the Arizona Senior
A nationally acclaimed Tucson cello-piano duo, Harry Clark and
Sanda Schuldmann, will present a concert at Academy Village Tuesday
sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.
Two doctoral students at the UA's College of Pharmacy, Rachael
Mead and Andrew Cook, will give a presentation at Academy Village
Wednesday on preventing accidental falls.
Classical guitarist Eduardo Minozzi Costa has been invited to
perform at Carnegie Hall in October, but east-side residents can
enjoy his award-winning music Tuesday evening.
The popular Tucson piano/saxophone duo Allen Rodriguez and
Michael Keepe will present a concert of classical and contemporary
music Tuesday morning at Academy Village.
Gabriel Ayala, an award-winning Tucson classical guitarist who
has performed throughout the U.S. and abroad, will perform at
Academy Village on Tuesday.
An evening of improvisational comedy by Lesley Abrams and Dean
Steeves of Tucson's LaughingStock Comedy Co. will be presented
Wednesday by the Arizona Senior Academy.
Jeffri Sanders, co-director of Musica Sonora, Tucson's early
music choir, will present a concert Tuesday on a harpsichord with a
rather unusual history.
Academy Village will open a new art exhibit in its Long Gallery
with a reception from 5 to 6:30 p.m. May 6. The reception is free
and open to the public.
Academy Village, an active adult community in southeast Tucson
that focuses on lifelong learning and wellness, is working to be a
regional leader in residential use of solar energy.