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"Agnes of God"
Summoned to a convent, Dr. Martha Livingstone, a court-appointed psychiatrist, is charged with assessing the sanity of a novice accused of murdering her newborn. Miriam Ruth, the Mother Superior, determinedly keeps young Agnes from the doctor, further arousing Livingstone’s suspicions. Who killed the infant, and who fathered the tiny victim? Livingstone’s questions force all three women to re-examine the meaning of faith and the power of love, leading to a dramatic, compelling climax. A hit on Broadway and later on film.
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"Mama Mia"
ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. The story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show. A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget!
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"Stralight" Kayaking Trip
Bring your binoculars on this trip and you will be amazed at the stars and galaxies that can be seen so clearly while kayaking the Colorado. Paddlers should wear appropriate clothing bring insect repellant and plenty of water.
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"Summer Beckman : Live In Concert"
Now 18 years old, award-winning Fountain Hills native Summer Beckman has been entertaining as a vocalist and actress since the age of 8. Some of Summer’s favorite performances were right here on the Fountain Hills Theater stages! FHT is beyond proud to host the premiere of Summer Beckman: Live in Concert. This one-woman, family-friendly, cabaret-style show features an impressive range of musical styles, as well as surprise guests, musical comedy, and more. Prepare to be entertained! You’ll enjoy “Hollow,” by Tori Kelly; “World Burn, from Mean Girls the Musical, “Chacun le sait” from the opera, La fille du régiment, and so much more. Reigh Tuazon, lead vocalist of J.J.’s Band, will join Summer on the stage for some of their most-requested duets, including “The Prayer” by Andrea Bocelli. Expect to hear favorites from Kristin Chenoweth, as well as from award-winning Broadway musicals, She Loves Me, Dear Evan Hansen, and Pirates of Penzance, and more. Award-winning vocalists Kale Burr, and Grace Napoletano also have featured performances.
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Rap/Hip Hop
The rap duo consists of cousins from New Orleans, described by one fan on the Web as "maniacal, lo-fi weirdos [who] have been creating futuristic glitch trap with enough bass to kickstart the apocalypse." Their notoriety, such as it is, stems from graphic descriptions of drug use and violence in their lyrics.
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Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Painting
(Ink)arcerated Prison Art Show
ASU's Center for Correctional Solutions, a unit of the Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions, is pleased to present the 2nd (Ink)arcerated: Creativity Within Confinement art show. Men in prison created all the art to be showcased and sold, using materials paid for by an ASU Changemaker grant won by the students. All sales will benefit Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona. We provided over 70 canvases, 50 canvas boards, and paints, brushes, sketch pads, and pencils to the men on the inside. Join us for an inspiring night of rehabilitative programming for a good cause. Presented in partnership with the Arizona Department of Corrections and the Arizona Transformation Project.
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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 ongoing exhibition will run through December 29, 2019 and 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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Expo/Trade Show, Jewelry/Gems
16th Annual Prescott Gem & Mineral Show
16th Annual Prescott Gem & Mineral Show, Aug. 2-4. Fri. & Sat. 9-5, Sun. 9-4. Held at Findlay Toyota Center, Prescott Valley. Admission $5. adults, $4 seniors, vets, students. children under 12 are free with a paid adult admission. Over 65 vendors will be offering a large variety of gem & mineral related products. From rough to fine jewelry, crystals, gemstones, beads, fossils, meteorites, lapidary and jewelry equipment. Demonstrations throughout the day of wrapping, polishing, geode splitting daily raffles, gold panning, fluorescent tent, kid friendly area, geode splitting, exhibits, Free parking, handicap accessible
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2019 Arizona Author Series - Melissa Sevigny, Under Desert Skies: How Tucson Mapped the Way to the Moon and Planets
The public is invited to attend a free presentation "Under Desert Skies: How Tucson Mapped the Way to the Moon and Planets" by KNAU science reporter Melissa Sevigny on Friday, July 26, at 3:00 p.m. at the Polly Rosenbaum State Archives and History Building, Phoenix. You can read her book on our free eBook platform or request it from our catalog using your library's ILL service. Fifty years ago, Apollo astronauts walked on the moon. But to get there, they needed help from an upstart laboratory in southern Arizona, where a diverse group of scientists were forging a brand-new field called "planetary science." Melissa Sevigny tells this fascinating history in her book Under Desert Skies: How Tucson Mapped the Way to the Moon and Planets. Come celebrate Apollo's legacy and hear about Arizona's continued role in the exploration of our solar system. This event is part of the 2019 Arizona Author Series, hosted by Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records, a division of the Arizona Secretary of State. Please be advised that there is no food or drink allowed in the Polly Rosenbaum Archives and History Building. Free parking and convenient bus access is available.
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Health & Wellness/Nutrition
2019 Arizona Rural Health Conference: Pre-Conference Session: Responding to Substance Use
Join us for a training on substance use and how to respond using naloxone (the opioid overdose reversal drug) Wednesday, July 31, 2019 in Flagstaff, AZ! Attendees will learn the following: 1. What is trauma and how it relates to substance use 2. How to implement harm reduction methods to address substance use 3. Where to refer clients to address their needs 4. How to recognize an opioid overdose 5. How to respond to an opioid overdose using naloxone Open to Community Health Workers (CHW), Community Health Representatives (CHR), CHW/CHR organizations, CHW/CHR supervisors, promotores de salud, and related health educators and stakeholders. – Session limited to 40 participants – Wednesday, July 31, 1:00 to 4:30pm. Lunch provided for pre-conference participants from 12:00pm-1:00pm. For lodging, go to: Register at: Contact: Ariel Tarango |
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