FEBRUARY 20, 2013

green snake from phsFundraiser to support reptile education and conservation efforts

What: Phoenix Herpetological Society’s 6th annual “Scales and Tails” fundraiser. The casino night event will feature silent and live auctions, live entertainment, blackjack, poker and more. The “Chinese Year of the Snake” themed event will be hosted by KPHO Channel 5 news anchor and “Concierge of the Valley,” Paul Horton.

FEBRUARY 20, 2013

Kiwanis Club of Carefree Flea Market Fan Fare!

Want to spruce up your home for spring and make a donation to local Youth Programs at the same time? Here’s your chance at some very good deals: the Kiwanis Club of Carefree Flea Market on Saturday, March 16, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

If showers are in the forecast, the Flea Market will automatically be postponed to the following Saturday, March 23. When in doubt, check the website.

FEBRUARY 20, 2013

4th Annual Cave Creek Trail Run

When: March, 30, 2013
Distances: 2K Kid’s Desert Awareness Fun Run, 5K Run/Walk, 10k Run
Time:10K Run starts at 7am, 2K Kid’s starts at 7:05am and 5K Run/Walk starts at 7:15am
Where: North of Cave Creek by Spur Cross Conservation Ranch

FEBRUARY 20, 2013

Local Ambulances Go Red for Women

MESA – The color red is everywhere during the month of February from flowers to cards and anything heart-shaped. But maybe the most exciting use of red during February is the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women little red dress, this time with a new twist.

FEBRUARY 20, 2013

Heard Museum North hosts Mata Ortiz pottery show and sale

PHOENIX — Art enthusiasts are invited to attend Heard Museum North Scottsdale’s Mata Ortiz Pottery Show and Sale, a display of the distinguished Mexican pottery handmade by potters from Mata Ortiz, Mexico. The art exhibition will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Friday and Saturday, March 15 and 16, and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 17, at the Heard North, 32633 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale. The weekend art show will feature premier Mata Ortiz pots, Zapotec weavings and Oaxacan wood carvings by Jacobo Ángeles.

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