The Explorer: Engagements


Friday 09/19/2014
Pima College hires Director of Veterans and Military Affiliated Services
Updated: September 19, 2014 - 12:45 am

Dr. Daniel L. Kester is Pima Community College’s Director of Veterans and Military Affiliated Services.

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Tucson meet yourself needs volunteers
Posted: September 19, 2014 - 12:35 am

Tucson Meet Yourself, which is celebrating 41 years, wants you to join its family of volunteers.  This year’s festival will be downtown Oct. 10-12 and will offer plenty of opportunities for volunteers to have a behind-the-scenes experience at the Southwest’s premiere cultural festival.

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Tuesday 09/09/2014
Casa de los Ninos one of 15 to receive help
Updated: September 09, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Casa de los Niños is one of 15 nonprofit organizations chosen by the Alliance for Children and Families to benefit from personalized expert assistance to better position the organization for sustainability as effective providers of child and family behavioral health services.

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Chinese Culture Festival
Updated: September 09, 2014 - 4:37 pm

The Confucius Institute at the University of Arizona (CIUA) is excited to present the third Annual Chinese Culture Festival September 20-28, 2014 in Tucson, AZ. This year is the tenth anniversary of the establishment of Confucius Institutes around the world. We will join other Confucius Institutes to hold a Confucius Institute Day as the opening of the 2014 CIUA Chinese Culture Festival. Special lectures on Chinese concepts of time and on Confucius as an historical figure will be presented by faculty from the Department of East Asian Studies at the University of Arizona. The theme of this year’s Festival is “Health Promotion and Wellness.” In addition to our annual language competition, culture exhibition, concert, and Chinese martial arts demonstration, we will present a special Chinese food therapy dinner lecture, a professional workshop on traditional Chinese medicine, and a lecture on acupuncture and health by faculty from leading universities of Chinese medicine in China. Tucsonans are guaranteed a rich cultural experience; Last year, over 3000 Arizonans participated in the CIUA Chinese Culture Festival.

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Architecture Week 2014
Updated: September 09, 2014 - 4:28 pm

This year's Architecture Week 2014, September 27 to October 5, promises a week of activities that combine great architecture with family activities, hike and bike tours, a celebration of Tucson's new Streetcar, and an 'edible' home tour.

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Friday 08/22/2014
Saguaro National Park reopens trails
Updated: August 22, 2014 - 1:21 am

Saguaro National Park has reopened trails and campgrounds in the Rincon Mountains after the Deer Head and Jackalope Fires.  Hikers are cautioned to stay on trails, especially in the burned areas. 

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Flamenco Festival brings Spain to the Old Pueblo
Updated: August 22, 2014 - 1:17 am

Casa Vicente, Club España, Tucson Flamenco Studio, and festival sponsors are proud to present Tucson’s 6th Annual Flamenco Festival! In historic downtown Tucson, this is a unique opportunity to experience flamenco and Spanish culture in a traditional late-night, outdoor festival atmosphere. With six nights of performances, including the 2nd Annual Guitar Competition, a tribute to the late Paco de Lucia, and musicians and dancers from around the globe, this year’s festival promises to delight audiences of all ages.

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Wednesday 08/20/2014
UV Splash Color Dash Run/Walk Lights up Tucson
Updated: August 20, 2014 - 11:36 am

Participate in the UV Splash Color Dash on September 12, at Reid Park, 900 S. Randolph Way, Tucson, AZ. This fun, family-friendly event is going to be a big difference maker - it's Tucson’s Brightest 5k run/walk. The UV Splash Color Dash is a fun-filled experience for walkers, runners, and people of all ages, shapes, and sizes.

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Wednesday 08/13/2014
Pima Animal Care to Host “PACC Pride” Adoption Celebration
Updated: August 13, 2014 - 11:52 pm

In partnership with many LGBTQ organizations and supporters from across the County, Pima Animal Care Center invites the entire community to the first ever PACC Pride Adoption Celebration, Saturday August 16th from 5:00pm to 10:00pm! 

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Girls Chorus open house
Updated: August 13, 2014 - 11:45 pm

The Tucson Girls Chorus is proud to enter its 29th year providing music education to girls in the Tucson community and surrounding areas. On Saturday, August 16th, the TGC will have a free Open House from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the main rehearsal hall located at 4020 E. River Road, just inside the Mehls Foothills Park. We will open our rehearsal hall to new members who have a passion for singing and want to learn more about our program, the different level of choirs, and the possibility of registering and auditioning for entrance into the TGC. The registration fee will be waived for girls that attend and enroll at the Open House.

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