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Posted: Wednesday, January 5, 2011 12:00 am | Updated: 8:22 am, Thu Mar 24, 2011.

MOVIES

Century Theaters

12155 N. Oracle Road, 742-6512

Gulliver’s Travels (2010) (PG)

Little Fockers (PG-13)

True Grit (PG-13)

The Fighter (R)

How Do You Know (PG-13)

Tron: Legacy (PG)

Tron: Legacy 3D (PG)

Yogi Bear (PG)

Yogi Bear 3D (PG)

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader 3D (PG)

The Tourist (PG-13)

Black Swan (R)

Tangled (PG)

Foothills

7401 N. La Cholla Blvd., 1-888-AMC4FUN

Gulliver’s Travels (2010) (PG)

Little Fockers (PG-13)

True Grit (PG-13)

Tron: Legacy IMAX 3D (PG)

The Fighter (R)

How Do You Know (PG-13)

Tron: Legacy (PG)

Yogi Bear (PG)

Yogi Bear 3D (PG)

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader 3D (PG)

The Tourist (PG-13)

Black Swan (R)

The King’s Speech (R)

Tangled (PG)

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (PG-13)

Oracle View

4690 N. Oracle Road, 292-2430

Skyline (PG-13)

Saw 3D: The Final Chapter (R)

Paranormal Activity 2 (R)

Jackass 3 (R)

Red (PG-13)

Secretariat (PG)

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole (PG)

Alpha and Omega (PG)

The Town (R)

Inception (PG-13)

Despicable Me (PG)

Tower Theatres

8031 N. Business Park Drive, 579-0500

Gulliver’s Travels (2010) (PG)

Little Fockers (PG-13)

True Grit (PG-13)

The Fighter (R)

How Do You Know (PG-13)

Tron: Legacy (PG)

Tron: Legacy 3D (PG)

Yogi Bear (PG)

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader 3D (PG)

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (PG)

The Tourist (PG-13)

Black Swan (R)

Tangled (PG)

THEATER

Thursday to Sunday, Jan. 6-23

• Catch a performance of Shakespeare’s last play, The Tempest. Details: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; The Rogue Theatre, 300 E. University Blvd., Suite 150; $25; 344-8715.

Saturday, Jan. 8

• Enjoy Voices of a Generation, showcasing dozens of your favorite celebrities by comic-impressionist Rich Natole and a performance of the music duo Lyra . Details: 4 & 7:30 p.m.; DesertView Performing Arts Center, 39900 Clubhouse Dr.; $24, $21 in advance; 818-1000.

Saturday, Jan. 15

• Saddle up in the Brooke! at the Cowboy Poetry & Music Gathering featuring Baxter Black, Dave Stamey, Ross Knox and the Way Out West Trio to benefit the Tucson Troop Support Group. Details: 3 & 7 p.m.; DesertView Performing Arts Center, 39900 Clubhouse Dr.; $28, $26 in advance; 818-1000.

Saturday to Sunday, Jan. 15-16

• Enjoy a performance of the hilarious Off-Broadway comedy My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish and I’m in Therapy. Details: 8 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday; Invisible Theatre, 1200 W. Speedway Blvd.; $42; 882-9721.

Through Sunday, Jan. 23

• Get your tickets for the Broadway blockbuster musical Wicked. Details: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 & 8 p.m. Saturday, 1 & 6:30 p.m. Sunday; UA Centennial Hall, 1020 E. University Blvd.; $42-$150; 621-3341.

MUSIC

Thursday, Jan. 6

• Listen to Latin acoustic duo Reno Del Mar performing a wide range of music styles presented by the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance. Details: 6 p.m.; Park Place Mall, 5870 E. Broadway Blvd.; free; 797-3959.

Saturday, Jan. 8

• Listen to the Tucson Women’s Chorus Winter Concert featuring chants, rounds, and songs from cultures and traditions around the world to support their group and scholarship fund. Details: 7-8:15 p.m.; Berger Performing Arts Center, 1200 W. Speedway Blvd.; suggested donation $10; 743-0991.

Saturday to Sunday, Jan. 8-9

• Listen to the Tucson Symphony Orchestra perform Marvelous Mozart - MasterWorks Series featuring conductor George Hanson. Details: 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday; Catalina Foothills High School, 4300 E. Sunrise Dr.; $30-$40; 882-8585.

Sunday, Jan. 9

• Enjoy the new San Lucas Community Concert Series presented by the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance featuring the jazz/fusion of Navajo pianist Larry Redhouse and his trio. Details: 1 p.m.; San Lucas Community Park, 14040 N. Adonis Rd.; free; 797-3959.

Monday, Jan. 10

• Enjoy the Tucson Symphony Orchestra concert featuring classic pianist Lang Lang. Details: 8 p.m.; Tucson Music Hall, 260 S. Church Ave.; $38-$103; 882-8585.

Thursday, Jan. 13

• See the Temptations in concert at the Diamond Center. Details: 7 p.m.; Desert Diamond Casino, I-19 & Pima Mine Rd.; $40-$50, $30-$45 in advance; 800-745-3000.

Friday & Sunday, Jan. 14 & 16

• Cruise the Mediterranean with Rossini’s Overture to The Italian Girl in Algiers and more at the TSO Classic Series Respighi, Rossini & Lalo, featuring violin virtuoso Dylana Jenson. Details: 8 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Sunday; Tucson Music Hall, 260 S. Church Ave.; $23-$60; 882-8585.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Friday to Sunday, Jan. 7-9

• Find everything you need to extreme makeover your home and garden at the Arizona State Home Show, featuring more than 500 displays, demonstrations and seminars on landscaping, remodeling, finance, cooking, construction and more. Details: 12-7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church Ave.; $8, under 16 free; 321-1000.

Saturday, Jan. 8

• Browse popular nonfiction, children’s materials, CDs, DVDs, and other items at bargain prices at the Friends of the Pima County Public Library Book Sale. Details: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Wheeler Taft Abbett Library, 7800 N. Schisler Dr.; free; 594-5200.

• Swap out your holiday cards, wrappings or gifts in good condition and trade with your neighbors at the Holiday Swap. Details: 10 a.m.-noon; Wheeler Taft Abbett Library, 7800 N. Schisler Dr.; free; 791-4010.

Friday to Sunday, Jan. 14-16

• Browse exhibits and collections from more than 35 dealers at the Arizona Federation of Stamp Clubs’ ARIPEX 2011 Stamp Show. Details: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday; Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church Ave.; free; www.aripexonline.com.

Saturday, Jan. 15

• Meet the performers at the Cowboy Poetry & Music Gathering Reception. Details: 5-6:30 p.m.; MountainView Country Club, 38759 S. MountainView Blvd.; $11; 818-1000.

Through Sunday, Feb. 20

• Take a journey back in time to experience a legend at Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition, featuring more than 120 real artifacts recovered from the ocean floor along with room re-creations and personal stories. Details: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday-Saturday; Rialto Building, 300 E. Congress St.; $22, $18 seniors/students; $14 under 12; 622-8595.

Through Saturday, Apr. 30

• Step into a tropical greenhouse and be transported on a global quest for the most beautiful, exotic and rare butterflies of the world at Butterfly Magic. Details: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. except holidays; Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way; $12 adults, $6.50 children; 326-9686.

CLASSES & PROGRAMS

Thursdays, Jan. 6-27

• Attend the first class at no obligation and find out what the ancient exercise of Tai Chi is all about. Details: 3:30 & 4:30 p.m.; Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Northwest Tucson, 3601 W. Cromwell Dr.; $30/four classes; 510-269-3414.

Friday, Jan. 7

• See gardening demonstrations and learn about gardening tasks for January. Details: 1 p.m.; Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Dr.; free; 229-5300.

Saturday, Jan. 8

• Learn the basic principles of xeriscaping, including water-conserving design, low-water use plants, water harvesting techniques, appropriate irrigation methods, and use of mulches at the trained docents-taught class Xeriscape Doesn’t Mean Zeroscape, followed by a walking tour of the Xeriscape Garden. Details: 9:30 a.m.-noon; Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way; $14, $7 members (includes admission); 326-9686.

• Enjoy a historical re-enactment by Gerry Miller at his presentation John Slaughter Speaks About His Life as a Texas Ranger, driving cattle up the Chisholm Trail, his addiction to gambling and how it almost cost him his life and marriage, and his early life in Arizona. Details: 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.; Western National Parks Association, 12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.; free but reservations required; 622-6014.

• Get your questions answered at Tucson Organic Gardeners Composting Exhibit. Details: 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way; included with $8 admission, $4 under 12; 326-9686.

• Learn the results of recent research into fire behavior in buffelgrass at National Park Service fire ecologist Perry Grissom’s illustrated talk Death by Fire. Details: 2 p.m.; Saguaro National Park East, 3693 S. Old Spanish Trail; free with $10 vehicle/park entrance fee; 733-5153.

Wednesday, Jan. 12

• Hear the story of Navajo rugs from Oriental Rug Repair’s Jim Stilley at his presentation Navajo Rug Design in Relation to History, Commerce and Weaving. Learn the intricacies of selecting a fine Navajo weaving, and get free verbal appraisals on rugs brought in by audience members. Details: noon & 2 p.m.; Western National Parks Association, 12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.; free but reservations required; 622-6014.

OUTDOORS

Friday, Jan. 7

• Take a two-hour stroll through the desert on easy trails to search for common birds of the Sonoran Desert at the Desert Bird Walk. Details: 9 a.m.; Saguaro National Park East, 3693 S. Old Spanish Trail; free with $10 vehicle/park entrance fee; 733-5153.

Saturday, Jan. 8

• Take a guided Honeybee Canyon Park Birding Walk to spot Gambel’s quail, verdins, gnatcatchers and other birds of the Southwest desert. Details: 8-10 a.m.; Honeybee Canyon Park, 13880 N. Rancho Vistoso Blvd.; free; 615-7855.

Sunday, Jan. 9

• Take a guided Sunset Stroll to a vantage point to watch the sunset over the Sonoran Desert and learn about the saguaro cactus and desert wildlife. Details: 5-6:30 p.m.; Saguaro National Park East, 3693 S. Old Spanish Trail; free with $10 vehicle/park entrance fee; 733-5153.

Wednesday, Jan. 12

• Help eradicate buffelgrass and fountain grass in Tucson Mountain Park with the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers. Details: 8-11 a.m.; 2020 N. Kinney Rd.; free; call 615-7855 for meeting location.

CHILDREN

Saturday, Jan. 8

• Bring youngsters ages 8-13 to the Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge #2815 local Hoop Shoot for spirited competition and a chance to qualify for the national finals. Details: 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.; Immaculate Heart Middle School, 425 E. Magee Rd.; free; patcox@wbhsi.net.

• Join the audience of secret agents and play musical detective to figure out how many ways The Little Fiddle can disguise your favorite tunes in this original story by violinist and composer Michael Fan at TSO’s Just for Kids Music in Disguise. Details: 10 & 11:15 a.m.; Tucson Symphony Center, 2175 N. 6th Ave.; free but donations welcome; 882-8585.

• Register boys and girls ages 5-16 for the Coronado Little League Spring Season. Details: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Dick’s Sporting Goods, Oro Valley Marketplace; www.CoronadoLL.org or 400-8360.

Saturdays, Jan. 8, 15 & 22

• Bring the kids for CDO Little League 2011 Registration. Details: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 8560 N. Shannon Rd.; 575-1140.

VISUAL ARTS

Friday to Monday, Jan. 7-Feb. 14

• See how local children express their understanding of watersheds and share their view of the natural world at Tucson’s River of Words Youth Poetry and Art Traveling Exhibit. Details: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday; Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Branch Library, 7800 N. Schisler Dr.; free; 615-7855.

Saturday, Jan. 8

• Meet artist Dick Meyers and view his Native American, western Americana and landscapes. Details: 3:30-4 p.m.; Western National Parks Association, 12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.; free; 622-6014.

Through Tuesday, Feb. 1

• View common and overlooked desert botanicals in an innovative way through the photography of Robert Cleveland at his exhibit The Sonoran Desert Rediscovered. Details: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily; Tucson Botanical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way; $8, $4 ages 4-12; members and ages 3 and under free; 326-9686, Ext. 10.

FILM

Sunday, Jan. 9

• Explore the universe and our place in it at the award winning film Carl Sagan’s The Cosmos Part II Heaven and Hell. Details: 1:30-3:30 p.m.; University Medical Center, DuVal Auditorium, 1501 N. Campbell Ave.; free; 297-9919.

• Enjoy the Tucson International Jewish Film Festival in the Northwest’s comical Israeli-made film A Matter of Size about an overweight chef who discovers sumo wrestling. Details: 2:15 & 7 p.m.; Desert View Performing Arts Center, 39900 S. Clubhouse Dr.; $5; 577-9393.

HEALTH

Thursday, Jan. 6

• Let Dr. Michael Lim tell you about Choosing Healthy Options When Dining Out at the Commit to be Fit series. Details: 7 p.m.; Oro Valley Hospital, 1551 E. Tangerine Rd., Classrooms A & B; free; 866-694-9355.

Saturday, Jan. 8

• Learn about the Cochlear Implant (CI), the Bone Anchored Hearing Aid (Baha), a condition known as Tinnitus, plus other medical approaches to hearing loss at the workshop Beyond Hearing Aids: Implantable Devices, Tinnitus, and Much More led by hearing professionals. Details: 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; University of Arizona, Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Bldg., 1131 E. Second St.; free; 795-9887.

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