Go to tucson.com/calendar for many more activities. Some events offer discounted tickets for students, seniors, military and others. Call venue for details.
Comedian Mark Lowry — Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress St. Music and comedy. 7-9 p.m. March 9. $17-$45. 1-260-484-1029.
Leslie Jordan: EXPOSED — Fox Tucson Theatre. 7:30-10 p.m. March 10. $18-$60. 304-1758.
Concordia University Chicago Wind Symphony — Fountain of Life Church, 710 S. Kolb Road. The premier instrumental ensemble at Concordia University Chicago, conducted by Richard Fischer. 7-8:30 p.m. March 8. Free. 468-7075.
PCC Music: Wind Ensemble — Pima Community College Center for the Arts, 2202 W. Anklam Road. Classics for full band, as well as small wind, percussion ensembles and soloists. 7:30-9 p.m. March 8. $6. 206-6986.
David Enlow — Catalina United Methodist Church, 2700 E. Speedway. Organist. 7-9 p.m. March 9. $20. 327-4296.
Tucson Winter Chamber Music Festival — TCC Leo Rich Theater, 260 S. Church Ave. The Romero Guitar Quartet, Dover String Quartet and Morgenstern Piano Trio. 3-5 p.m. March 11; 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 9. $30. 577-3769.
Civic Orchestra of Tucson — Church of the Apostles, 12111 N. La Cholla Blvd., Oro Valley. Symphony No. 2 by Sibelius and orchestral highlights from Sleeping Beauty by Tchaikovsky. 3-5 p.m. March 10. Free. 730-3371.
SASO Presents Pete Fine’s Electric Guitar Concerto, Poulenc’s Gloria with SASO Chorus — DesertView Performing Arts Center, 39900 S. Clubhouse Drive, SaddleBrooke. Christi Amonson, soprano. 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 10. $25. 308-6226.
Bach Classical Guitar Concert — Dove of Peace Lutheran Church, 665 W. Roller Coaster Road. Finalists from the prestigious UA’s David Russell Bach Competition will perform a mostly-Bach program on classical guitar to benefit TIHAN. 2-3:30 p.m. March 11. Free. 887-5127.
Pete Fine’s Concerto No. 2 for Electric Guitar and Orchestra — St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 7575 N. Paseo del Norte. A mix of electric guitar and a symphony orchestra. 3-5 p.m. March 11. $23. 308-6226.
Civic Orchestra of Tucson — Crowder Hall, UA Fred Fox School of Music, 1017 N. Olive Road. Symphony No. 2 by Sibelius and orchestral highlights from Sleeping Beauty by Tchaikovsky. 4:30-6:30 p.m. March 11. Free. 730-3371.
An Evening with Accordion Music — Sabino Vista Hills Recreation Center, 4131 N. Larrea Lane. Rehearsal, refreshments, learn and fun on the accordion. 6:30-9:30 p.m. March 12. Free. 722-2958.
Classic Albums Live: 50th Anniversary of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band — Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress St. Beatles tribute. 7:30-10 p.m. March 14. $27-$42. 547-3040.
Tucson Symphony Orchestra: Pictures at an Exhibition — Tucson Music Hall, 260 S. Church Ave. Violinist Rachel Barton Pine. Khachaturian’s pleasing concerto inspired by Armenian folk themes on a program that features a multi-media production of Pictures at an Exhibition. 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 16; 2-4 p.m. March 18. $86. 882-8585.
Jazz and world
Remembering Mr. Sinatra: Julie Budd — Berger Performing Arts Center, 1200 W. Speedway. Tribute. 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 10; 3-5 p.m. March 11. $42. 882-9721.
Room Full of Blues Show — Hacienda del Sol Guest Ranch Resort, 5501 N. Hacienda Del Sol Road. The George Howard Band and Missy Anderson. 6:30-9:30 p.m. March 9. $10. 901-1312.
Polish Poetry and American Blues — Tucson East Elks Lodge, 615 S. Pantano Road. Contemporary Polish poetry, read in English, intertwined with live American Blues. Hors d’oeuvres provided and cash bar available. 6-9 p.m. March 10. Free. 289-0533.
DeGrazia Spanish Guitar Band — The Sea Of Glass Center For The Arts, 330 E. Seventh St. Domingo DeGrazia. Guitarist blending Spanish, Latin and Flamenco styles. 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 10. $15. 398-2542.
Celebration of Heritage Concert: The Arizona Balalaika Orchestra — Tucson Jewish Community Center, 3800 E River Road. Traditional Russian folk music, some classical composers, as well as several Jewish numbers. Vocalists include the gypsy singers Natasha Neazimbetov and Guy Velgovich. 2-3:30 p.m. March 11. $10. 299-3000.
Migrant Quilt Project Fundraiser with Ted Ramirez and Santa Pachita — La Cocina Restaurant, 201 N. Court Ave. The project is raising money so that quilters/artists/speakers can travel to quilt exhibits across the country to share the real-life stories of border crossers, immigration policies, and the deaths in the desert. 5-10 p.m. March 13. $5. 622-0351.
Popular, rock, country
Concert Series — Oro Valley Marketplace, 12155 N. Oracle Road. Supporting local musicians. 6-8 p.m. March 8. Free. 797-3959.
Carl Palmer’s Legacy Emerson, Lake and Palmer — Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress. Celebrationg the life/music of the late Keith Emerson and Greg Lake. 7:30-10 p.m. March 8. $24-$39. 547-3040.
The Hee Haw Country Western Revue — The Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road, Oro. Tribute to the show. 6-8 p.m. March 8 and 15; 2-4 p.m. April 8. $21.95. 529-1000.
Dream Lover — Community Performance and Art Center, 1250 W. Continental Road, Green Valley. Tribute to Bobby Darin. 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. March 9. $25. 399-1750.
Shari Puorto Blues Band — Monterey Court, 505 W Miracle Mile. Blues and rock. 7-10 p.m. March 9. $7. 207-2429.
Tennessee River: A Tribute to Alabama — DesertView Performing Arts Center, 39900 S. Clubhouse Drive, SaddleBrooke. Tennessee River. 7:30-9 p.m. March 9. $30. 825-2818.
Concert Series — Steam Pump Ranch, 10901 N. Oracle Road, Oro Valley. Local musicians. 10:30 a.m.-noon. March 10. Free. 797-3959.
Playing for Purpose — Jacome Plaza, 101 N. Stone Ave. Playing for Purpose is working with Downtown Tucson Partnership to host a benefit concert for Royal Family Kids Camp Tucson. Noon-3 p.m. March 10. Free. 405-3449.
Rave On — The Gaslight Music Hall. A salute to Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, The Big Bopper and Dion and the Belmonts. 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. March 10. $30. 886-9428.
The Cowboy Way — Arizona Folklore Preserve, 56 E. Folklore Trail, Hereford. Traditional cowboy songs and covers of a southern rock. 2-4 p.m. March 10 and 11. $15. 378-6165.
The Wonders of Waila — Kirk-Bear Canyon Public Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Road. Gertie and the T.O. Boyz. 3-4 p.m. March 10. Free. 594-5275.
Heather Hardy Band: Christine Santelli — Monterey Court. Blues and rock. 7-10 p.m. March 10. $10. 207-2429.
Tucson Symphony Orchestra: Women Rock — Tucson Music Hall, 260 S. Church Ave. Celebrate the legendary women of rock and roll. 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 10; 2-4 p.m. March 11. $30-$77. 882-8585.
Bawk, Bac and Bock Honky-Tonk Brunch — Bird Modern Provisions and Bar, 7109 N. Oracle Road. North-side twang over a good-old, country brunch. Noon-2 p.m. March 11. Free. 441-9509.
John Denver Tribute — The Gaslight Music Hall. Tribute. 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. March 11. $30. 529-1000.
Vista Fine Arts — Vista de la Montana United Methodist Church, 3001 E. Miravista Lane. Desert Tones and Vocal Seniority. 3-4:30 p.m. March 11. Free. 825-1985.
Rave On — The Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway. A salute to the Music of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, The Big Bopper and Dion and the Belmonts. 7-9 p.m. March 12. $25. 886-9428.
The Jive Aces — The Gaslight Music Hall. Jive and swing band. 6-8 p.m. March 12 and 13. $40. 529-1000.
Amber Ikeman with Christian Cuff — Monterey Court. Folk and Americana. 6:30-9:30 p.m. March 13. Free. 207-2429.
The Four Freshmen — Green Valley Recreation West Center, 1111 S. GVR Drive, Green Valley. A vocal harmony group. 7-9 p.m. March 13. $38-$42. 625-0288.
Community Center Concert Series — Oro Valley Community and Recreation Center, 10555 N. La Canada Drive. Local musicians. 6:30-8:30 p.m. March 15. Free. 797-3959.
Esperanza Dance Project and WomanKraft Art Center — WomanKraft Art Center, 388 S. Stone Ave. Company members will present and perform brand new choreography specific to WomanKraft’s unique performance spaces. Audience members will be taken on a guided tour to view six mini performances by the dancers, as well as a featured section from Esperanza’s multimedia performance, “House of Hope.” Donations accepted. 2-6 p.m. March 10. 629-9976.
Tucson Swing Dance Club Weekly Dance — Shall We Dance, 4101 E. Grant Road. Volunteer instructors teach. 7-7:45 p.m. beginner West Coast Swing; 8-8:30 p.m. intermediate; followed by general dancing until 10:30 p.m. 7-10:30 p.m. March 8 and 15. $7. 327-7895.
All Right Now Dance Party with Heartbeat — The Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road, Oro Valley. Classic rock n’ roll oldies tunes with local band Heartbeat. 7-9 p.m. March 9. $12.50. 886-9428.
Country Dance Lessons — The Outlaw Saloon, 1302 W. Roger Road. Different dance each month. 7-7:40 p.m. beginners; 7:45-8:30 p.m. intermediate. 7-8:30 p.m. March 10. Free. 888-3910.
Salsa/Bachata Dance Class — Tucson Movement Arts, 1101 N. Wilmot Road. Free dance lessons start at 9 p.m. followed by social dance. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. March 10. Free. 444-0439.
Edgy Tap Dance Class — Floor Polish Dance Studio, 215 N. Hoff Ave. New choreography every week set to music ranging from Beyonce to Nirvana. Tap shoes are recommended but not required, wear hard-soled shoes if not. Beginners and those with tap experience are welcome. 5:45-6:45 p.m. March 13. $6. 333-5905.
Tucson Blues Dancers — Cee Dee’s Jamaican Kitchen, 5305 E. Speedway. No partner needed. 7-7:30 p.m. dancing lessons; 7:30-10:30 p.m. open dancing. 7-10:30 p.m. March 13. Donations accepted. 795-3400.
Country Dance Instruction — Flowing Wells Community Center, 1660 W. Ruthrauff Road. Learn Arizona two-step, country saltz, and Houston shuffle from beginner to expert. Ages 16 and up. Couples, boots or smooth-soled shoes are recommended. 7-9 p.m. March 14. $40. 724-5264.
Music for the Soul Dance Party — The Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road, Oro Valley. The George Howard Motown and Soul Review. Ages 16 and up. 7-9:30 p.m. March 16. $12.50. 529-1000.
The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Show — Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Tucson, 445 S. Alvernon Way. Ages 15 and up. 6-9 p.m. Saturdays. $49.95. 1-866-496-0535.
Mystery and Magic Dinner Theater Playhouse — Skyline Country Club, 5200 E. St. Andrews Drive. A full three course table-served dining experience, a classic, hilarious 3-act, interactive comedy murder mystery whodunit and magic performance. 6:30-9:30 p.m. March 10 and 16. $75. 861-4800.
Murder in Paradise — The Gaslight Music Hall, 13005 N. Oracle Road. When you walk in, you’ll be given a name and identity. Everyone has secrets to hide, and it’s your opportunity to try to figure out what’s what. Solve the mystery. 6-8 p.m. March 12. $38.95. 529-1000.
March Neuter Madness — Humane Society of Southern Arizona Spay/Neuter Clinic, 5355 N. Kelvin Blvd. Call to book your appointment. Ages three months to three years, less than 60 lbs. Noon-5 p.m. Daily through March 31. $20. 881-0321.
ALA Lasagna Dinner — McCulloch-Wagner American Legion Post 109 Family Home, 15921 S. Houghton Road, Corona de Tucson. Lasagna dinner, salad, homemade cobbler and beverage. Proceeds benefit community and veterans. 5-7 p.m. March 9. $9. 762-5652.
Carillon Bell Tower Dedication — Arizona Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, 15950 N. Luckett Road, Marana. 10 a.m.-noon. March 10. Free. 638-4869.
Southeast Arizona Wine Growers Festival — Kief-Joshua Vineyards, 370 Elgin Road, Elgin. Two day event including 18 Arizona wineries, music, vendors and more. 21 and up to drink. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. March 10 and 11. $30. 455-5582.
Tucson Lunafest — Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway. An evening of short films made by, for and about women. Also an opportunity for local filmmakers to have their films shown as a kickoff to Lunafest. For information on entering the local film contest visit gws.arizona.edu/node/659. Also raffle for prizes. 7-9 p.m. March 13. $12. 322-5638.
The Wall That Heals — CDO Riverfront Park, 551 W. Lambert Lane, Oro Valley. Replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC and mobile education center. Open 24 hours. March 15-18. Free. 404-2042.
Sons of The American Legion Chicken Fried Steak Dinner — McCullochj-Wagner American Legion Post 109, 15921 S. Houghton Road, Corona. Price includes dessert and beverage. Proceeds support veterans and community causes. 5-7 p.m. March 16. $9. 762-5652.
Pussycat’s Picnic to benefit Tucson CARES — Public Brewhouse, 209 N. Hoff. Furry friends and kids welcome. Funds raised from raffles and vegan BBQ go towards saving the savable and treating the treatable animals in Pima County. 7-10:30 p.m. March 16. Free. 990-8912.
Connie Brannock Quartet — Cafe a la C’Art, 150 N. Main Ave. Blues. 6:30-8:30 p.m. March 8 and 15. Free. 628-8533.
Sunset Red — The Edge Bar, 4635 N. Flowing Wells Road. Classic rock, country and pop. Ages 21 and up. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. March 9. Free. 887-9027.
Sexy Salsa Saturdays — Tucson Movement Arts, 1101 N. Wilmot Road. Free dance lesson at 9 p.m. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. March 10. $7. 444-0439.
Geeks Who Drink Pub Quiz — Public Brewhouse, 209 N. Hoff Ave. Eight rounds of trivia with rotating topics each week. 8-10 p.m. March 12. Free. 775-2337.
Adult Spelling Bee — Tap and Bottle, 403 N. Sixth Ave. Winner gets a trophy and other prizes. Sign up to spell at 6:30 p.m. 7-8 p.m. March 13. Free. 344-8999.
Electric Gypsy — The Edge Bar. Rock, blues, funk, dance, country and rock from the 70s through today. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. March 16. Free. 887-9027.
State Of Mind — The Edge Bar. Classic rock. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. March 16. Free. 887-9027.
All events are free or included in admission or vehicle entrance fee unless otherwise noted. Parking may be additional. Bad weather may change or cancel activity. Children must be accompanied by an adult. No pets unless otherwise specified.
TAKE A HIKE
Guided Tours of the Tumacácori Mission Church and Grounds — Tumacacori National Historical Park, 1891 E. Frontage Road. Tours may also be available at other times of the day and year. Call ahead or inquire at the visitor center. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Daily. 377-5060.
A Gneiss Walk — Sabino Canyon, 5700 N. Sabino Canyon Road. Enjoy a walk and talk about the geology of the canyon led by a Sabino Canyon Volunteer Naturalist. 8:30-11 a.m. March 8 and 15. 749-8700.
Desert Jigsaw Puzzle — Saguaro National Park West, 2700 N. Kinney Road. A short walk in an intricate, wondrous jigsaw puzzle of plants and animals. 11:15 a.m.-noon. March 8, 14 and 15; 2:15-3 p.m. March 11. 733-5158.
Historic Craft Demonstrations — Tumacácori National Historical Park. May include, tortilla making, paper flower making, pottery, or O’odham basket weaving, or other art forms. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 8-12, 15 and 16. 377-5060.
Synergy in the Desert: The Sonoran Habitat — Saguaro National Park West, 2700 N. Kinney Road. A walk and talk to learn of the saguaro. 3:15-4 p.m. March 9 and 16. 733-5158.
Archaeological Tour — Honey Bee Village, Southeast corner of N. Ranch Vistoso Blvd and E. Moore Road, Oro Valley. Explore an ancient Hohokam village with a Pima County archaeologist. Ages 12 and up. Online registration required. 9-10:30 a.m. March 10. $5. 724-5375.
Historical Tour — Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Road. Gain insights into the rich farming and ranching history on a guided walk around the grounds and historic buildings. 10-11 a.m. March 10. 724-5375.
River Walk — San Pedro House, 9800 E. Highway 90, Sierra Vista. The Friends of the San Pedro River will conduct interpretive walks to find 82 species of mammals, dozens of reptiles and amphibians and nearly 350 species of birds. Suitable footwear. 9-11 a.m. March 10. Donations accepted. 459-2555.
Survival Myths: Debunked — Saguaro National Park West. A walk with a ranger to learn how to harvest water from a cactus. 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. March 10; 2:15-3:15 p.m. March 12. 733-5158.
The Plants Tell All — Saguaro National Park West. Join a park naturalist on a 1.5 mile hike to learn the secrets of what ties the plants and animals of the Sonoran Desert together. Suitable footwear, hat and water. 9:45-11:45 a.m. March 10. 733-5158.
Ranch Tour — Historic Canoa Ranch. Join a walking tour of the ranch headquarters. Visit the historic buildings and corrals and enjoy the special exhibits of the people of Canoa. Online registration required. 9-10 and 10-11:30 a.m. March 10 and 13. 724-5220.
A Stroll Through Our Living Desert — Saguaro National Park West. A walk in the garden to discover some physical and behavioral adaptations of desert plants. 11:15 a.m.-noon. March 11. 733-5158.
Petanque in the Park — Reid Park, 830 S. Country Club Road. Learn and play the French game of petanque. 2-4 p.m. March 11. 664-4133.
Thirsty Mammals — Saguaro National Park West. A mile walk to learn where to find mammals and survival methods. 9:45-10:45 a.m. March 12. 733-5158.
Adaptations: Recipe for Survival — Saguaro National Park West. A walk in the garden to discover some physical and behavioral adaptations of desert plants. 10:15-10:45 a.m. March 13. 733-5158.
Life Cycle of the Saguaro: Seeds to Giant — Saguaro National Park West. A short walk to hear reasons about why so few Saguaro seeds make it to fruition. 11:15 a.m.-noon. March 13. 733-5158.
Anza Tour — Historic Canoa Ranch. Learn about Colonel Juan Bautista de Anza and the group of Spanish colonial settlers who, in 1775, made their first stop at the ranch. Online registration required. 9-10 a.m. March 14. 724-5220.
Nature Walk: Plants and Wildlife — Sabino Canyon. Easy trails led by a Sabino Canyon Volunteer Naturalist. Meet at the flagpole in front of the Sabino Canyon Visitor Center. 8:30-11:30 a.m. March 14. 749-8700.
Sonoran Secrets to Desert Survival — Saguaro National Park West. A walk in the cactus garden to identify the most common hazards hidden in the desert, uncover survival strategies of native plants/animals, and acquire practical tips to ensure safety. 10:15-11:15 a.m. March 14. 733-5158.
Tucson Jet Rally — TIMPA Model Airplane Flying Field, 3250 N. Reservation Road, Marana. See radio controlled turbine and electric aircraft fly at speeds approaching 200 mph. Food and drink will be available. $5 for parking. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. March 15-17. 744-0633.
Downtown Heritage Walking Tour — Maynards Market, 400 N. Toole Ave. Sites to be visited include the 1907 railroad depot, Hotel Congress with its Dillinger gang story, Rialto Theatre, and east Congress St. 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. March 16. $20. 625-8365.
Spiny, Shady, and Cool — Saguaro National Park West. A short walk to discover the great variety of cacti that inhabit this unique and fascinating desert. 10:15-10:45 a.m. March 16. 733-5158.
IT’S A BIRD
Birding — Pima County Agua Caliente Park, 12325 E. Roger Road. Take a guided walk to see a variety of birds such as waterfowl, raptors, woodpeckers, and songbirds. Loaner binoculars available. Online registration required. 8-9:30 a.m. March 8 and 15. 724-5375.
Wondering About the Wild Things: Owls — Brandi Fenton Memorial Park Visitor Center, 3482 E. River Road. Naturalist Jeff Babson shares in an informative hour-long talk followed by a Q and A session on any nature topic. Online registration required. 6-8 p.m. March 9. 724-5375.
Birding — Historic Canoa Ranch, 5375 S. I-19 Frontage Road, Green Valley. Join local birding expert Brian Nicholas to see a wide variety of sparrows, raptors and the possibility of waterfowl on the newly restored pond. Online registration required at pima.gov/canoaranch; click on the Register Now button at the bottom of the page. 8-10 a.m. March 10. 724-5220.
Birding — Sweetwater Wetlands, 2511 W. Sweetwater Drive. Roam this urban birding hotspot with a naturalist to look for wetland and desert birds as well as other wildlife. Online registration required. 4-6 p.m. March 10. 724-5375.
Bird Walks — Tumacácori National Historical Park. A guided walk up to three hours or as long as the birds are active. Binoculars available. Suitable footwear and bring water. 8:30-10:30 a.m. March 3 and 10. 377-5060.
Bird Walk — Environmental Operations Park, Hwy. 90 east of Sierra Vista. A two hour walk led by docents from Southeastern Arizona Bird Observatory and the Friends of the San Pedro River. Suitable footwear. First-come, first served basis. 8-11 a.m. March 11. Donations accepted. 459-2555.
Bird Walk — Saguaro National Park West. A walk in the sandy wash to see what birds live among the cacti and shrubs. 9:45-10:15 a.m. March 11. 733-5158.
Gathering of Poetesses of Both Nogales — Consulate General of Mexico, 135 W. Cardwell St., Nogales. Listen to poems written by women from different generations and musician Ivan Orellana. 6-8 p.m. March 8. Free. 287-2521.
All events are free unless otherwise noted.
Photo Exhibit by Sacred Space Photography — Unity of Tucson, 3617 N. Camino Blanco. Jenna Loengard. Through March 23. 449-9394.
Influence — Gallery Azul, 439 N. Sixth Ave. Mixed media abstract landscape paintings by artist Roxanne Rossi. 1:30-4:30 p.m. March 10, 17, 24 and 31. 428-8737.
The National Collage Society Presents Tucson Collage Artists — The Artful Space, 12985 N. Oracle Road. Through March 31. Reception: 5-7 p.m. March 8. 268-9694.
Fiesta Sonora Show: Southern AZ Watercolor Guild — Southern AZ Watercolor Guild Gallery, 5420 E. Broadway. Shop for original art, matted prints and hand painted note cards. Through April 1. Reception: 5-7 p.m. March 15. 299-7294.
Old West: New Work by Santos Barbosa — Jane Hamilton Fine Art, 2890 E. Skyline Drive. Impressionistic western historic paintings. 4-7 p.m. March 8. 529-4886.
Tucson Medical Center Healing Art Program Photography Fundraiser — Temple of Music and Art, 330 S. Scott Ave. Photography exhibition and sale to benefit Tucson Medical Center’s Healing Art Program, which brings art and music into the hospital. 5-8 p.m. March 8. 444-0363.
Steampunk Jewelry — Himmel Park Library, 1035 N. Treat Ave. Teens will use pliers, wire, glue guns, and other tools to make their own unique steampunk-themed art and jewelry. Ages 12-18. 6-7:45 p.m. March 8. 594-5305.
The Drawing Studio presents: Introduction to Watercolor — Eckstrom-Columbus Public Library, 4350 E. 22nd St. Learn the fundamentals of applying washes, using your brush to create different effects, mixing and layering color. Call to register. For adults. 1:30-3 p.m. Fridays. 594-5285.
Off the Record Upcycle Craft — Bookmans East, 6230 E. Speedway. Buy select records for a dollar and turn them into bookends. 6-8 p.m. March 9. Free. 748-9555.
Open House at Arizona State Museum — Arizona State Museum, 1013 E. University Blvd. Go behind the scenes to meet curators, visit laboratories, and tour collections areas. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. March 10. 626-8381.
IndigenoUS by Jana Booker Art Exhibit Opening — International Wildlife Museum, 4800 W. Gates Pass Road. Sculptures made from leather and hand-painted. 1-3 p.m. March 10. Free. 629-0100.
Flora and Fauna New Works by Gina Beca and Kirsten Dill — YWCA of Southern Arizona, 525 N. Bonita Ave. DJ and refreshments. 6-8 p.m. March 16. 884-7810.