Calendar of meetings, events for Queen Creek

ONGOING MONDAYS-FRIDAYS
•Boys and Girls Clubs of Queen Creek: Open 2:30 p.m. Monday-Friday at 22411 S. Ellsworth Road at Founders’ Park. Opens earlier on early-release days at schools. After-school program for ages 5-12 is 2-7 p.m. Teen program for ages 13-18 is 2-8 p.m. The areas used on a daily basis include three rooms and an outdoor field space. For more information, call 480-358-3769.

ONGOING WEDNESDAYS
•Senior Activities Program: 9 a.m.-noon, Queen Creek Library Recreation Annex, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road. Enjoy interacting with adults ages 50 and older. There is no fee to attend, but attendees are asked to complete a senior registration form prior to participating. Some field trips and activities may require a nominal fee. September events include a Grandparents Day celebration Sept. 21 and a September birthday celebration Sept. 28. For more information, call Christina Lopez at 480-358-3718 or visit www.queencreek.org.

ONGOING THURSDAYS
•Free Health Care for Uninsured/Underinsured Children: The Banner Children’s Healthmobile will offer free health care for underinsured and uninsured children from birth to age 21 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursdays at Banner Ironwood Medical Center, 37000 N. Gantzel Road in San Tan Valley. The children do not need to live in San Tan Valley. Services include diagnosis and treatment of episodic illness, immunizations, referrals to appropriate specialty care (the cost of the specialty services are not covered by Banner school-based health centers), sports and camps physicals and well-child checks. For more information and to set an appointment, call the central appointment line at 480-412-6344. Walk-ins will be accepted if the case load allows.

SEPT. 21-WEDNESDAY
•Queen Creek Town Council Regular Meeting: 5:30-11 p.m. Sept. 21, Queen Creek Town Hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. For more information or to view the agenda, visit www.queencreek.org.

SEPT. 29-THURSDAY
•Lunch Mob: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 29. Presented by the Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce at a different member restaurant on the last Thursday of every month. For information, visit the chamber website at www.queencreekchamber.com or call 480-888-1709.

OCT. 5-WEDNESDAY
•Free Blood Pressure Check: 9-10 a.m. Oct. 5, Queen Creek Library Recreation Annex, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road. Queen Creek Fire and Medical Department provides free blood pressure checks on the first Wednesday of each month. For more information, call the non-emergency number at 480-644-2400.

•Queen Creek Town Council Regular Meeting: 5:30-11 p.m. Oct. 5, Queen Creek Town Hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. For more information or to view the agenda, visit www.queencreek.org.

OCT. 11-TUESDAY
•Network QC Luncheon: Noon-1:15 p.m. Oct. 11, Queen Creek Branch Library, Zane Grey Room, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road in Queen Creek. Monthly membership meeting presented by the Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with other members and present a 30-second verbal commercial to the group. Cost to attend is $5 for chamber members and $10 for future members. Fee can be paid by cash or check at the door. For more information, call the chamber office at 480-888-1709.

OCT. 12-WEDNESDAY
•Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting: Work study session 6-7 p.m., regular meeting 7-8 p.m. Oct. 12, Queen Creek Town Hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. For more information or to view an agenda, visit www.queencreek.org.

•Arizona Archaeological Society, San Tan Chapter, Seminar: 7 p.m., San Tan Historical Society Museum, 20425 S. Old Ellsworth Road in Queen Creek. Free. Open to the public. The AAS, San Tan Chapter hosts free classes and seminars on the second Wednesday of the month September through May at the museum. Additional parking behind the museum off Queen Creek Road. For more information, visit http://www.azarchsoc.org/SanTan.

OCT. 19-WEDNESDAY
•Queen Creek Town Council Regular Meeting: 5:30-11 p.m. Oct. 19, Queen Creek Town Hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. For more information or to view the agenda, visit www.queencreek.org.

OCT. 20-THURSDAY
•San Tan Historical Society Meeting: 7 p.m., San Tan Historical Society Museum, 20425 S. Old Ellsworth Road in Queen Creek. Open to the public. The society meets on the third Thursday of the month at the museum. Additional parking behind the museum off Queen Creek Road. For more information, visit http://www.santanhistoricalsociety.org, e-mail info@santanhistoricalsociety.org or call 480-797-2075.

•Evening Network QC: 5:30 p.m. Oct. 20 Schnepf Farms, 2261 E. Cloud Road in Queen Creek. Presented by the Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce. Location to be announced. Attendees are encouraged to bring a business card to enter to win a door prize provided by Queen Creek Marketplace. For information, visit www.queencreekchamber.com or call 480-888-1709.

OCT. 27-THURSDAY
•Lunch Mob: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 27. Presented by the Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce at a different member restaurant on the last Thursday of every month. The location is announced the week of the event. For information, visit www.queencreekchamber.com or call 480-888-1709.

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