Aztec Calendar – April 8-21

Compiled by Conrad Pursley

Thursday, April 8:

Men’s tennis vs. Scottsdale CC, 1:30 p.m., Tucson Racquet Club, 4001 N. Country Club.

April 8-11: Spring Fling, Rillito Downs, North First Avenue at River Road. Admission $5, parking $5. Times vary by day. Details: springfling.arizona.edu.

Through April 18: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” Black Box Theater , West Campus CFA. Thurs-Sat, 7:30 p.m.; Sun, 2 p.m. Tickets: $15, with discounts available. Details: 206-6986.

Friday, April 9:

Through April 30: “Annual Student Juried Exhibition,” Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery, West Campus CFA. Free. Details: 206-6942.

April 9-May 9: Tucson Audubon Society Birdathon 2010.  Details: 622-5622 or tucsonaudubon.org.

“Food, Inc.,” 4-6 p.m., Miller-Golf Links Branch Library, 9640 E. Golf Links Road. Free. Details: 594-5355 or library.pima.gov.

Saturday, April 10:

“The Wizard of Oz,” 7 p.m., Fox Tucson Theatre, 17 W. Congress St. Tickets: $8 general, $6 students. Details: foxtucsontheatre.org.

The Massive Movie Musical Sing-Along, 7 p.m., Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. Tickets: $8. Details: loftcinema.com.

Kick Ass-Midnight Movie Screening, Tower Theatres, Arizona Pavilions, 8031 N. Business Park Drive. Tickets: $9.21. Details: kfma.com/events.php.

Sunday, April 11:

12th annual Race for the Cure, Reid Park. Events begin at 6 a.m. Details: komensaz.org/race.html.

KFMA Day, Pima County Fairgrounds, 11300 S. Houghton Road. Gates open at noon. Admission:  $35. Details: 407-4500 or kfma.com/concerts.php

Sons of Orpheus 19th Annual Spring Concert, 3 p.m., Proscenium Theater, West Campus CFA. Tickets: $15, students $12. Box office: 206-6986. Details: sonsoforpheus.org/perform.htm.

Monday, April 12:

Rock and Stroll, Meet Me at Maynards, 4-8 p.m., Maynards Market, 400 N. Toole Ave. Free. Bands at 15 locations along four-mile walk/run route. Details: meetmeatmaynards.com.

“Sense of Style,” 7:30 p.m., Tucson Museum of Art, 140 N. Main Ave. Admission $10, students $5. Details: 318-2721 or TucsonMuseumofArt.org.

Magic Powers Record Show with Matt and Dan, Red Room at Grill, 100 E. Congress St. Details: 623-7621.

Tuesday, April 13:

Salon de Refuses’ art exhibit reception, noon-2 p.m., West Campus Student Gallery, Santa Rita building.

Baseball vs. Yavapai College, noon, West Campus baseball field.

Women’s tennis vs. Eastern Arizona College, 1:30 p.m., Tucson Racquet Club, 4001 N. Country Club.

Softball vs. Yavapai College, 2 p.m., West Campus softball field.

Wednesday, April 14:

April 13-18: “Chicago,” TCC Music Hall, 260 S. Church Ave. Tickets: $20+. Details: 903-2929 or broadwayintucson.com.

Through May 16: “New Topographics: Photographs of a Man-altered Landscape,” Center for Creative Photography, Park Avenue at Speedway Boulevard. Free. Details: 621-7968 or creativephotography.org.

Through June 12: “The Son of the Sheik,” 7 p.m., Gaslight Theatre, 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. Tickets:  $17.95, students $15.95. Details: 886-9428 or thegaslighttheatre.com.

Thursday, April 15:

Sports Tournament, 1-5 p.m., Desert Vista Campus. Sponsored by student government and the Intramural Club.

April 15-25: Pima County Fair, Pima County Fairgrounds, 11300 S. Houghton Road. Admission $7, parking $5. Details: 762-9100 or pimacountyfair.com.

Mark Nelson Tuba Recital, 7 p.m., Recital Hall, West Campus CFA. Tickets: $6, with discounts available. Details: 206-6986.

Friday, April 16:

April 15-25: Arizona International Film Festival. Most events at The Screening Room, 127 E. Congress St. Details: 882-0204 or filmfestivalarizona.org.

Through July 3: Andy Warhol Portfolios: Life & Legends, Tucson Museum of Art, 140 N. Main Ave. 12-5 p.m., Admission: $8. Details: 624-2333 or TucsonMuseumofArt.org.

April 16-17: The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the Universe,” 10 p.m., Loft Cinema, 3233 E. Speedway Blvd. Tickets: $5. Details: loftcinema.com.

Saturday, April 17:

Spring Club Crawl, 80 bands on 25 stages downtown and along Fourth Avenue. Venues open at 7 p.m. Wristband tickets $8 in advance at Zia Records, or $10 day of event. Details: clubcrawl.net.

16th Annual Tucson Earth Day Festival, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Reid Park on Country Club at 22nd Street. Free. Details: tucsonearthday.org.

Ed Mell: Paintings of the New West, Tucson Museum of Art, 140 N. Main Ave. Admission: $8. Details: 624-2333 or TucsonMuseumofArt.org.

Sunday, April 18:

GABA Bicycle Swap Meet, 6 a.m. to noon, Fourth Avenue between Sixth Street and Ninth Street. Free. Details: 624-5004 or fourthavenue.org.

Cyclovia Tucson, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Streets near UA will be closed to cars for socializing and non-motorized transport. Details: cycloviatucson.com.

Keep on Truckin’ Family Festival, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Congregation Anshei Israel, 5550 E. Fifth St. Admission: $2. Details: 745-5550 or caiaz.org.

Monday, April 19:

PCC Jazz Improv Combos, 7:30 p.m., Proscenium Theatre, West Campus CFA. Tickets: $6, with discounts available. Details: 206-6986.

Twilight Walking Tour of the Mansions of Main Avenue, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Meet on northwest corner of Main Avenue and Alameda Street. Tickets: $15. Reservations recommended. Details: 881-1638 or krusearizona.com.

Yann Tierson, Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress. Details: 740-1000 or rialtotheatre.com.

Tuesday, April 20:

April 20-21: American Red Cross Blood drive, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Northwest Campus A-207. Details: 206-2121.

Softball vs. Eastern Arizona College, 2 p.m., West Campus softball field.

Local Natives, Solar Culture, 31 E. Toole Ave. Details: 884-0874 or solarculture.org.

Wednesday, April 21:

Earth Day Celebration, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Northwest Campus, second level. Details: Denise Meeks, 206-2247 or dmeeks@pima.edu.

John C. Frémont, Pathfinder of the American West, noon, Western National Parks Association, 12880 N. Vistoso Village Drive. Free. Details: 622-6014 or wnpa.org.

Murs, Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St. Details: 622-8848 or hotelcongress.com.

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