MCC Planetarium, Nouveau Papillion present Visionsphere

Mesa Community College and Nouveau Papillon are partnering to present “Visionsphere,” a performance of digital imagery displayed on the college’s planetarium dome, accompanied by live New Age instrumental music by international recording artists. The hour-long performances include 11 individual audio and visual experiences, developed by a team of MCC faculty and Nouveau Papillion artists and […]

Pruning 101 water-smart workshop Aug. 24 in Queen Creek

Trees and shrubs are the most important living elements of your landscape.  Join an arborist certified by the International Society of Arboriculture for an introductory presentation to learn the basics of pruning to keep your investments healthy, functional and looking great. Pruning 101 water-smart workshop is 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Aug. 24 at Historic Town Hall, […]

Calling all cornhole competitors, for Queen Creek’s Battle of the Bags

Whether you’re a cornhole champion — or enjoy a fun game of bags with friends — Queen Creek’s Battle of the Bags competition is for you. Held during Queen Creek’s signature Founders’ Day event, the community is invited to participate in the Battle of the Bags cornhole tournament. Teams will be selected on a first […]

August events in Queen Creek include Mamma Mia!, mountain bike rides

From Mama Mia! at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center (Aug. 23-24 and 26) to beginner mountain bike rides at San Tan Mountain Regional Park (Aug. 24 and 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 Regional Park, […]

Events in Queen Creek through Aug. 31 include

From Mama Mia! at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center (Aug. 23) to barrel racing at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre (Aug. 16) and morning hikes at San Tan Mountain Regional Park (Aug. 30), there’s a lot going on in Queen Creek. Events include: NIGHT SHREDDERS MOUNTAIN BIKING: 7-9 p.m. every Wednesday in August at […]

‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ this summer at Hale Theatre in Gilbert

Hale Centre Theatre is bringing magic and adventure to Gilbert with the acclaimed Broadway musical Chitty Chitty Bang Bang through Aug. 17. The musical is directed and choreographed by Cambrian James, with musical direction by Lincoln Wright.   Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is based on the 1968 film version of Ian Fleming’s children’s book. It features […]

Events in Queen Creek through Aug. 31 include ‘Mama Mia!’ at PAC, morning hikes

From morning hikes at San Tan Mountain Regional Park (Aug. 9 and 30) and Mama Mia! at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center (Aug. 23) there’s a lot going on in Queen Creek. Events include: BREASTFEEDING CLASS: 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 6 at Banner Ironwood Medical Center, 37000 N. Gantzel Road. $25. This one day […]

Events in Queen Creek through Aug. 31 include ‘Mama Mia!’ at PAC, scorpion stories

From learning fascinating stories about scorpions (Aug. 2) to morning hikes at San Tan Mountain Regional Park (Aug. 9 and 30) and Mama Mia! at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center (Aug. 23) there’s a lot going on in Queen Creek. Events include: FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHT SERIES: 5-10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2 at Horseshoe Park […]

Queen Creek library events July 16-24 include an after-hours lock-in experience

Attend a beginning level hip hop dance class (July 16), meet with Teen Tech Experts (every Wednesday in July) or try your hand at an after-hours lock-in experience (July 19), all at the Queen Creek Branch Library. The library, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road in Queen Creek, is open 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 9 a.m.-5 […]