Events Calendar
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Summer Sunday -11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Heard Museum, visit on the fourth Sundays of the summer months for free general admission, http://heard.org

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Free Summer Sunday! Enjoy the Yellowhouse Indian Dancers performing at 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. in the Steele Auditorium. Relax and take in the art on the fourth Sunday of June, July, August and September in the cool confines of the Heard as we celebrate Free Summer Sundays with free admission for everyone! On July 24, And beadwork artist LaDawn Kaye (Navajo) will be inside the galleries giving art demonstrations from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Don’t forget to try a make-and-take craft in the summer exhibit. For more information call the Heard Museum at (602) 252-8840.

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DR. TERRY RAMSEY ARE BRINGING DENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS TO OUR VISITORS! 10 a.m.- 3 p.m. at Butterfly Wonderland. Children are invited to bring their favorite stuffed animal in for a “dental check up” by Dr. Ramsey and staff. 10% of all stuffed animal sales from the gift shop will be donated to children in need to spread smiles to their faces too! For more information call Butterfly Wonderland at (480) 800-3000.

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YES ACADEMY SRFSI’S 8TH ANNUAL YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMER ACADEMY, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at Northern Arizona University (NAU). It’s that time again... SRFSI’s 8th Annual YES Academy. Come spend 5 days in the cool pines of Flagstaff, Arizona! Get a jump-start on your future by learning how to start your own business and manage your personal finances. Also, get a taste of college life as youth will stay in NAU Campus dorms and will be introduced to the Native American Cultural Center and its resources. *FREE to enrolled SRP-MIC Members ages 14-17. Limited to the first 24 students to turn in a completed application, to request an application, please email or call Gracie Briones at gracie.briones@srpmic-nsn.gov or by phone at (480) 362-7833.

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LIFE & BEAUTY BY ISABELLA SNEEZY, 6 p.m.- 7 p.m. The Huhugam Heritage Center 4759 N Maricopa Rd Maricopa AZ 85138 Facial Tone, Shape and Makeup - Choosing the right color tones for your face and shape. Must be 14 or older for this workshop. Limited Seating. 8/01: Product Knowledge - Isabella will share her methods of finding safe, affordable products. 8/08: Hair Color - The best way to cover your gray hair. Must be 18+ years for this workshop. Limited Seating. For more information on this event please contact Cultural Resources (480) 362-6325.

26 Yoga in the Rainforest, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Butterfly Wonderland. Practice yoga surrounded by thousands of butterflies! This hour-long class will guide you through a series of yoga poses that help you build strength and gain flexibility. $20; call (480) 800-3000, ext. 210 to reserve. Ages 18 & older.
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WIOA ORIENTATION, 9 a.m.-10 a.m. located at Human Resources Building. Join us to learn about the workforce innovation and opportunity act adult program and services. The goal of the WIOA Program are to assist individuals with providing education and training services that will lead to gainful employment. For additional information please contact Community Employment at (480) 362-7950.

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CONCERTS IN THE CONSERVATORY, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Butterfly Wonderland. Experience the magic of watching our butterfly’s dance along to classical, Native American and other musical styling’s. FREE with admission. For more information on this event please call Octane Raceway at (602) 302-7223.

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MESQUITE POD GATHERING, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Huhugam Ki Museum. We will pay $6 dollars to Salt River Community members for each packed 5 gallon bucket of mesquite pods if they meet specific requirements. For those special requirements please contact Kenton Kashoya at (480) 362-6320.

 

AUGUST

1-9 14th Annual Art Unraveled - Embassy Suites Phoenix-Scottsdale, join others from around the world in mixed media art workshops 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and evening workshops 6:30-9:30 p.m., i.e., painting, drawing, jewelry making, book making, collage, journaling, metal clay and more. Workshops are priced individually, shopping extravaganza on Saturday, August 6, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., http://www.artunraveled.com
2 SRPMIC PRIMARY ELECTION, Salt River District, 6 a.m. - 6 p.m. Polling Site, Salt River Community Building. For questions about the election, call Erica Harvier at (480) 362-7466 / Ardell Moore at (480) 362-7469 / Dorine Andrews at (480) 362-7400
6 FATHERHOOD & MOTHERHOOD IS SACRED, Community Family Summer Splash, 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. at the Salt River Gym Pop Warner Field.
9 ASU Sun Devil Football Pep Rally - Green Valley Park, join in welcoming the staff, players, coaches and fans of ASU Sun Devil football, the Pep Rally kicks off the ASU Season, the night before the Scrimmage at Camp Tontozona, activities for the family include: Sun Devil Spirit Squad presentation, Sparky the Sun Devils’ mascot, football competitions & games, football obstacle course, alumni autographs, motivational speakers and food vendors, http://paysonrimcountry.com/
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CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, 5:30 p.m.- 7 p.m. at the Health and Human Services Conference Room. For more information call Deborah Robinson at (480) 362-7329

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24th Annual Family Cornfest, Arts & Crafts Fair - El Zaribah Shrine Auditorium, 60 arts & crafts exhibitors, fresh sweet corn, free admission and parking, $9 for lunch, 602-231-0300 or http://www.el-zaribah.org

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Heart with Joan Jett & The Blackhearts and Cheap Trick - Ak-Chin Pavilion, http://www.livenation.com

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Phoenix Mercury vs. Dallas Wings - Talking Stick Resort Arena, 7 p.m., (602) 252-9622(WNBA) or http://PhoenixMercury.com