Tickets available for Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek rodeo

Tickets for the 2019 Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek PRCA Rodeo are on sale. The event will be March 14-17 at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Center, 20464 E. Riggs Road, Queen Creek. PRCA rodeo tickets can be purchased at Presented by Banner Ironwood Medical Center, this multi-day event offers a PRCA rodeo, vendors, carnival, […]

Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Senior Expo Jan. 8 at Central Arizona College

Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent Newsmedia is hosting its inaugural Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Senior Expo 9 a.m.-noon on Tuesday, Jan. 8. It will be held in Building F at Central Arizona College’s Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction.  Admission is free with plenty of parking. “What a great way to start the […]

ASU professor to discuss human influence on the environment

A research professor will discuss the influence human activity is having on the climate and environment during a free Desert Rivers Audubon program Tuesday, Jan. 8. David Pearson of Arizona State University’s School of Life Sciences will speak during the session 7-9 p.m. at the Southeast Regional Library at the southeast corner of Greenfield and […]

Jan. 8 senior expo sponsorships available

The Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent Senior Expo 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Jan. 8, will be hosted at Central Arizona College, Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. It will be held in Building F. There will be plenty of parking, easy access for seniors and classes will not be in session at the […]

Kid Etiquette hosting charm school classes in San Tan Valley

Classes to benefit young teens and help them gain confidence, charm and hope for their future are being held in San Tan Valley. The new program, “Teen Etiquette: Lessons for Confidence and Charm” is written by Claudia McBride. It has games, photo sessions, dance and walking lessons, challenges and lessons on life and behavior, according […]

Global Entrepreneurship Week Conference Nov. 14 in Mesa

An event in honor of Global Entrepreneurship Week will be held 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Mesa Arts Center, 1 E. Main St. in Mesa. The conference will focus on why inclusion matters and strategies to increase inclusion to support the growth of the local entrepreneurial community, according to a release. GEW […]

Magma Copper smelter multimedia exhibition at Boyce Thompson Arboretum begins Nov. 20

In collaboration with Resolution Copper, Boyce Thompson Arboretum is hosting a multimedia exhibition to coincide with the removal of the last buildings and structures of the historic Magma Copper Co. smelter at Superior. “The six-month exhibition honors the Magma Copper smelter’s cultural significance as a landmark in the community, its place in Superior’s mining history […]

Veterans Day flag service set for Nov. 11 in Queen Creek

Veterans will be honored Sunday, Nov. 11, on the lawn at San Tan Memorial Gardens, 22425 E. Cloud Road, Queen Creek. The Queen Creek High School JROTC will post the colors at the entrance of the cemetery for the event, which begins 8 a.m. The service will also include guest speakers, including Mayor Gail Barney, […]

Military veterans invited to Nov. 9 Ellsworth Elementary assembly

Ellsworth Elementary School, 38454 N. Carolina Ave. in San Tan Valley, will hold its annual Veterans Day assembly at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9. “So that we may honor their service, we invite all veterans to attend this event. After the assembly, veterans (are) to speak with students in classrooms for questions and answers,” according […]

The Rev. Al Fadi, a convert from Islam, speaking Nov. 4 at Queen Creek church

The Rev. Al Fadi, a convert from Islam, will be speaking about the resurrection of the son of God as a special guest speaker at 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at Chandler Heights Community Church, 26800 S. Mandarin Drive in Queen Creek. “You are invited to come and hear this former Muslim talk about the […]