July meetings in Queen Creek include chamber luncheon July 12, P&Z July 13

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. at Banner Ironwood Medical Center, 37000 N. Gantzel Road in San Tan Valley. 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.

JULY 12-Tuesday
Network QC Luncheon: Noon-1:15 p.m. July 12, 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. This meeting includes a year-end roundup by chamber President/CEO Chris Clark. 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.

Queen Creek Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee Meeting: 6-8 p.m. July 12, Queen Creek Municipal Services Building, San Tan Conference Room, 22358 S. Ellsworth Road. For more information, go online.

JULY 13-Wednesday
Planning and Zoning Commission Meeting: Work study session 6-7 p.m., regular meeting 7-8 p.m., Queen Creek Town Hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. For more information or to view an agenda, visit www.queencreek.org.

Learn to dance Flamenco with un Corazone Flamenco: 6-7 p.m., Queen Creek Branch Library, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road. For adults and teens. An exercise as well as an art form, Flamenco dance is considered an “extreme” dance style. Have fun learning a new form of dance, exercise with friends and gain the skills and confidence to embrace the joys of Flamenco. No special shoes are required, but loose, comfortable clothing is recommended. Learn proper techniques to help participants dance safely and without injury at any age. Children 10 and older may attend with a supervising adult. Tickets will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis beginning 30 minutes before the start of the program. For a reminder e-mail of this event, register using an e-mail (phone reminders cannot be guaranteed). For more information, call the Maricopa County Library District at 602-652-3000 and ask for the Queen Creek branch.

JULY 16-Saturday
Blood Drive: 7:30-11:30 a.m. July 16, Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, Queen Creek South Stake, 32584 N. Gary, Cultural Hall. In appreciation for giving blood this summer (June 1-Aug. 31) United Blood Services donors are being automatically entered to win a 2016 VW Passat S donated by Valley Volkswagen dealers.  For a blood donation appointment, call 1-877-827-4376 or visit www.bloodhero.com (enter your city or ZIP code).

JULY 20-Wednesday
Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Formal Meeting: 9:30 a.m. July 20, Supervisors’ Auditorium, 205 W. Jefferson in Phoenix. For more information about the meeting, visit http://www.maricopa.gov/clk_board/meetings.aspx.

Queen Creek Town Council Regular Meeting: 5:30-11 p.m. July 20, Queen Creek Town Hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. For more information or to view the agenda, visit www.queencreek.org.

JULY 21-Thursday
Evening Network QC: 5:30 p.m. July 21, Sterling Services, 7256 S. 89th Place Suite 103, Mesa. Presented by the Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce. This will be a wrap-up party for the chamber’s Christmas in July food drive to benefit United Food Bank. For information, visit the chamber website at www.queencreekchamber.com or call 480-888-1709.

JULY 28-Thursday
Lunch Mob: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. July 28. Presented by the Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce at a different member restaurant on the last Thursday of every month. Restaurant announced the week of the event. For information, visit the chamber website or call 480-888-1709.

AUG. 2-23
Beginning Horsemanship: 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays, Aug. 2-23 at Valley Silver Bullets, 43757 N. Coyote Road, San Tan Valley. For ages 6 and older. Offered through Queen Creek Parks and Recreation. The fee is $136 for Queen Creek residents and $146 for non-residents. Learn the basics of Western riding horsemanship. For more information, visit www.queencreek.org or call 480-358-3700.

AUG. 3-Wednesday
Free Blood Pressure Check: 9-10 a.m. Aug. 3, 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. Aug. 3, Queen Creek Town Hall, 22350 S. Ellsworth Road. For more information or to view the agenda, visit the town’s website.

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