Sept. 25 ‘Coffee and A Mic’ with Supervisor Jack Sellers

District 1 Maricopa County Supervisor Jack Sellers is the featured speaker at the 8:30-9:30 a.m. Sept. 25 Coffee & A Mic hosted by the Queen Creek Chamber of Commerce for its members. Registration begins at 8 a.m. at the event at the Queen Creek Library, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road. He is to discuss road improvements […]

September events in Queen Creek include medical center tour, mountain biking

From mountain biking (Sept. 25) at San Tan Mountain Regional Park, to QC Cooks (Sept. 25) at the Queen Creek Library, a free tour of the labor and delivery department (Sept. 26) at Banner Ironwood Medical Center and an instructor from Kidney Smart explaining what you can do to keep your kidneys healthy (Sept. 30), […]

Experience Queen Creek’s heritage, celebrate 30 years this Saturday at Founders’ Day

From the 4-H Zone and FFA Zone to pig races and equestrian obstacle courses, Founders’ Day on Saturday offers a variety of agricultural experiences and activities.  Celebrate Queen Creek’s 30th anniversary at the Founders’ Day celebration 5-9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Founders’ Park, 22407 S. Ellsworth Road, according to a release. Presented by Rodeo […]

Gilbert Regional Park grand opening Sept. 21

The grand opening celebration of Gilbert Regional Park is Saturday, Sept. 21 at 3005 E. Queen Creek Road in Gilbert.  This free event is sponsored by Haydon Building Corp. and will mark the unveiling of Phase 1A of the park, which includes a 17-foot iconic playground (The Mountain), a splash pad with 57 water features (The Falls) and […]

September events in Queen Creek include sunset photography walk, QC Cooks

From a sunset photography walk (Sept. 17) and mountain biking (Sept. 18, 25), both at San Tan Mountain Regional Park, to QC Cooks at the Queen Creek Library (Sept. 25) and an instructor from Kidney Smart explaining what you can do to keep your kidneys healthy (Sept. 30), also at the library, there’s a lot […]

San Tan Chapter of Arizona Archaeological Society meets Sept. 11

Jim Britton will give a presentation entitled “Tonto Basin Archaeology” at the 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, meeting of the San Tan Chapter of the Arizona Archaeological Society. In 1989 the Bureau of Reclamation funded an eight-year archaeological research project in the Tonto Basin. The research was made necessary by plans to raise the height […]

September events in Queen Creek include Messy Fest, QC Cooks

From Messy Fest at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre (Sept. 14-15), QC Cooks at the Queen Creek Library (Sept. 25) and an instructor from Kidney Smart explaining what you can do to keep your kidneys healthy (Sept. 30), also at the library, there’s a lot going on in Queen Creek. Events include: NIGHT SHREDDERS MOUNTAIN […]

Photographer Jim Ripley speaks Sept. 10 on ‘Birds of Central Arizona’

Bird photographer Jim Ripley opens Desert Rivers Audubon’s 2019-20 Monthly Speaker Series on Sept. 10 with a talk and slideshow focused on the birds of Central Arizona. The program runs from 7-9 p.m. at the Southeast Regional Library, southeast corner of Greenfield and Guadalupe in Gilbert. Admission is free.   Mr. Ripley travels widely to capture […]

September events in Queen Creek include tortoise feeding, Messy Fest

From tortoise feeding at San Tan Mountain Regional Park (Sept. 14) to Messy Fest at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre (Sept. 14-15) and QC Cooks at the Queen Creek Library (Sept. 25), there’s a lot going on in Queen Creek. Events include: SPECIAL NEEDS LEGO CLUB: 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4 at the Queen Creek […]

August events in Queen Creek include mountain biking, class on raptors, Mamma Mia!

From Mama Mia! at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center (Aug. 26) to a morning hike (Aug. 30) or beginner mountain bike rides at San Tan Mountain Regional Park (Aug. 31), there’s a lot going on in Queen Creek. Events include: NIGHT SHREDDERS MOUNTAIN BIKING: 7-9 p.m. every Wednesday in August at San Tan Mountain […]