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Class/Workshop, Religious
"A Course in Miracles" (ACIM) Weekly Study Group
Long-time ACIM student and teacher Rev. Julianne Lewis leads this interactive time of discussion and sharing. The group is appropriate for Course beginners as well as experienced ACIM students - - and everyone in between! The Interfaith CommUNITY Spiritual Center is located in the Paragon Business Center just West of Stapley, on the NW corner of Solomon and Baseline. Look for suites 101 & 102 on the West side of the building.
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Open Mic/Comedy, Stand Up Comedy, Improv, Religious, Holiday
"Celebrating Christ for Christmas"
Kingdombuilders CFA is once again Celebrating Christ at Christmas time with their Ten Year anniversary Dinner show and fund raiser. Kingdombuilders is a nonprofit organization that puts on and promotes fun, entertaining, events that feature clean comedy spoken word poetry and live jazz! They promoted 12 shows in 10 years and have bought some awesome talent to the city of Phoenix area. In addition to bringing joy and laughter to each audience, Kingdombuilders shares a portion of each events proceeds with local charitable organizations that help the hungry and less fortunate in the community. Get your ticket, tell a friend and celebrate Christ this holiday season! For more info and tickets go to:
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Art Show, Gallery, Painting, Prints, Photography, Sculpture
"Everything Bird"
Madaras Gallery presents “Everything Bird” including new Madaras bird paintings, bird photography by CJ Hockett, and bird images on many gift items. Artist reception 5:30-7:30pm. Open 7 days a week.
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Animals, Classes/Clinics, Equestrian
"Wild West Outpost" Riding Workshop with Katherine Barbarite of Whispering Hooves
Put yourself back in the 19th Century, when life was way different. Cowboys, gun slingers, sheriff and saloon girls walked the streets of Tombstone. Come join the "Wild West Outpost" Riding Program with Katherine Barbarite of Whispering Hooves. Explore and breathe the air of the west while honing in on your horsemanship. Enjoy an all inclusive educational workshop/vacation. This fabulous program features the Whispering Hooves Horsemanship and Riding Workshop, accommodations, meals, riding activities and ranch entertainment.
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Rock,Cover/Tribute Band/Performer
'50s & '60s Graffiti Gold Show With Tom Tayback and the Daddy O's
If you're a fan of the golden oldies from the 50's & 60's, you'll love this genuinely authentic blast from the past. "Tom Tayback and the Daddy O's" are a true throwback, fondly recalling the good old days of Juke Boxes, 45 Records, Soda Shops and Sock Hops in the gym. Get nostalgic and leave your cares at home, because the memories of those great old days will fly unchecked as you relive a time when music refused to let you sit still. This is a Cookin' Live Staged Production that rolls out like a seamless radio show, weaving stories of life from the mid-50's to the mid-60's with tributes to Rock and Roll legends, like Elvis Presley, Bill Halley and his Comets, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, The Big Bopper, Little Richard, Fats Domino, Dion, Danny and the Juniors, Frankie Lymon, and more. Prepare yourself for a return to the days of Peddle Pushers, Poodle Skirts, Saddle Shoes and Blue Suede shoes. Let your mind wander back to a time when 82% of our nation tuned in to the Ed Sullivan Show just to see a hip-gyrating phenomenon.
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Sketch Comedy
The [SIC] Sense Holiday Show
Celebrate the Holidays with The SIC Sense as they kick off their Ten Year Celebration! They'll be revisiting some of their best Holiday sketches – sure to jingle your bells. Their jolly men and blessed virgins are ready to spread theirspecial version of Christmas cheer: Alan Penny, Bill Dyer, Bridgette Phipps, Bronwyn Schile, Dayna Donovan, Franc Gaxiola, Jake Sales, Jo Anna Elizabeth, Robert Topping, and Toni Jourdan. The SIC Sense has been making audiences squirm for ten years, and they are excited to announce their Annual Holiday Show in their very own theatre in Phoenix! All the better to share their special kind of SIC-ness with the world.;
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Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery, History/Science
“Canvas of Clay: Hopi Pottery Masterworks from The Allan and Judith Cooke Collection” Exhibition
“Canvas of Clay: Hopi Pottery Masterworks from The Allan and Judith Cooke Collection” features more than 65 of the finest examples of Hopi pottery, on exhibit for the first time. Spanning six centuries, the exhibition explores the history and stylistic traditions of the Hopi, who have excelled in the creation of ceramics for generations. Among the historic and contemporary masterworks are 18 ceramics by Nampeyo of Hano, the most famous of the Hopi potters. Twenty-two other master potters are also represented in the exhibition, including Nampeyo’s daughters and other descendants. The exhibition includes approximately half of The Allan and Judith Cooke Collection, one of the finest private collections of Hopi pottery, which has been gifted to the museum. Ceramics from the collection will be permanently featured in a new museum gallery, The Allan and Judith Cooke Gallery. Sponsored by the City of Scottsdale, the gallery honors the donor and his late wife, and the Hopi people whose tribal land lies in northern Arizona. A national treasure, this collection serves as a point of pride for the City of Scottsdale and the state of Arizona.
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Holiday, Food/Tasting
“Ugly Sweater” Christmas Party
Whether they’ve been naughty or nice this year, revelers are invited to get in the spirit and don their festive apparel for Sonata’s inaugural Ugly Sweater Christmas party! Featuring music by DJ Vahid Shad, special performances by the stunning Boss Entertainment Live dancers, and a prize for the best ugly Christmas sweater or holiday costume, guests can eat, drink, and be merry all night long — and kiss the bah humbugs goodbye. Sonata’s Restaurant features globally eclectic modern European cuisine complemented by handcrafted specialty cocktails and a full bar. Sonata’s offers live entertainment on weekend evenings and brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
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10 Years
Knoxville's 10 Years is a five-piece band that formed in 1999. Their musical influences include groups like Tool and Deftones.
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Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Class/Workshop
11th Annual Multidisciplinary Transoral Surgery for Head and Neck Cancer
This course is designed for all specialties treating head and neck cancer including otolaryngologists, head and neck surgeons, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, oral maxillofacial surgeons, pathologists, and speech pathologists.Course Highlights include: Information on state of the art application of advanced radiation therapy techniques and systemic therapy advances; Interactive live telecasted surgery and tumor board discussions; updates on Transoral robotic and laser surgery as well as newer transoral resection techniques; Renowned faculty discussing fundamental transoral anatomy, microsurgical techniques, wound exposure, flexible and transoral laser surgery, and other transoral techniques; Collaborative multidisciplinary state of the art de-escalation therapy; an optional hands-on workshop at the Mayo Clinic Center for Procedural Innovation: perform various transoral procedures with laser technologies and delivery systems; and the chance to spend a week in Scottsdale to receive the latest information and updates on Head and Neck Cancer. This course offers the unique opportunity for commercial companies to interact with health care providers and highlight their products and services. If you are interested in exhibiting at this course, please complete the exhibitor documents on the website.
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