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AZTEC CALENDAR: May 8-21

AZTEC CALENDAR: May 8-21

CAMPUS EVENTS

May 22: Pima’s Graduation Ceremony, Tucson Convention Center Arena, 260 S. Church Ave. Professional photographs will be taken in the Cochise/Apache Room from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Graduates must check-in at Exhibition Hall by 6:30 p.m. Ceremony will commence at 7 p.m. Details: collegeevents@pima.edu

 

TUCSON EVENTS

May 10: Celebrating Classic Cars And The Open Road, Tohono Chul, 7366 N. Paseo del Norte, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Details: tohonochulpark.org/special-events/

May 11: Mother’s Day Brunch at Reid Park, Reid Park Zoo, 1100 S. Randolph Way, 8:30-10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.-noon. $40 non-member, $35 member, $15 children 2-14. Details: reidparkzoo.org/events/public/mothers-day-brunch/

May 22- 24: Arizona Banjo and Ukulele Blast, Omni Tucson National Resort, 2727 W. Club Drive, 9 a.m.-11 p.m. $25 for 3 day registration. Details: azbanjoblasters.com.

June 7: Summer Art Cruise, 154 E. Sixth St., starts at 6 p.m. Free. Details: ctgatucson.org/events.html

June 12-15: Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus, Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church Ave., Thursday 7 p.m., Friday 11 a.m. and 7 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m., 3 and 7 p.m., Sunday 1 and 5 p.m. $20-75. Details: ringling.com

June 13-14: Park Place Guitar Festival, Park Place Mall, 5870 E. Broadway Blvd., Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Free. Details: saaca.org/GuitarFestival.html

 

VIDEO GAME RELEASES

May 9:
“Bound By Flame” (PS4, Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

May 13:
“Borderlands 2” (Vita)
“Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition” (PC)

May 16:
“Minecraft” (PS3)

May 20:
“Drakengard 3” (PS3)
“Mugen Souls Z” (PS3)
“Transistor” (PS4)
“Wolfenstein: The New Order” (PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

May 21:
“Always Sometimes Monsters” (PC)

 

MOVIE OPENINGS

Theater releases:

May 9:
“Chef”
“Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return”
“Mom’s Night Out”
“Neighbors”

May 16:
“Godzilla”
“Million Dollar Arm”

May 23:
“Blended”
“X-Men: Days of Future Past”

May 30:
“A Million Ways to Die in the West”
“Maleficent”

LIVE MUSIC

May 10: Justice On Tap: AFSC HOSTS 8th Annual Local Music Extravaganza at The Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. 7:30 p.m. show, $10 cash donation. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

May 18: Animus Complex w/ Fifth Density at The Rock, 136 N. Park Ave. 6 p.m. doors, $8. Details: rocktucson.com.

May 19: Stephen “ Ragga” Marley at The Rialto Theatre, 8 p.m. show, $25 adv./$28 day of show. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

May 20: Against Me! w/ Tony Molina and Big Eyes at The Rock 7 p.m. doors, $20. Details: rocktucson.com.

May 26: Lindsey Stirling w/ Dia Frampton at The Rialto, 7:30 show, $25 adv./ $27 day of show. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

May 30: The Great Gig In The Sky at The Rialto, 8 p.m. show, $21. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

June 4: Neon Trees at The Rialto, 8 p.m. show, $22 adv./$27 day of show. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

June 8: Tech N9NE: Independent Grind Tour 2014 at The Rialto, 8 p.m. show, $35 adv./$38 day of show. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

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Aztec Calendar: March 13-26

Aztec Calendar: March 13-26

TUCSON EVENTS

March 15-16: Tucson Festival of Books, University of Arizona Mall, 1209 E. University Blvd., 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Free. Details: tucsonfestivalofbooks.org

March 15: 27th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival, Armory Park,

221 S. Sixth Ave., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Details: tucsonstpatricksday.com

March 15: Old Tucson’s 75th Anniversary Reunion, 201 S. Kinney Road, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. $16.95 adults, $10.95 children.

Details: oldtucson.com

March 21-23: Fourth Avenue Spring Street Fair, 316 N. Fourth Ave., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. Details:fourthavenue.org

March 22: Silver Spike Festival, Southern Arizona Transportation Museum,

414 N. Toole Ave., starts at 9 a.m. Free.

Details: tucsonhistoricdepot.org

LIVE MUSIC

March 14: Take Action Tour: THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA featuring The Ghost Inside at The Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. 7 p.m. show, $20 adv./$23 day of show, 18+. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

March 17: Rialto GO BRAGH: A St. Patrick’s Day Hootenanny at The Rialto Theatre, 7 p.m. doors. Free.

Details: rialtotheatre.com.

March 17: Rivers of Nihil with At War With The Inferior at The Rock, 6 p.m. doors. $10. Details: rocktucson.com.

March 19: Funk Volume Presents: Hopsin’s Knock Madness Tour with DJ Hoppa at The Rialto Theatre, 7 p.m. show. $25 adv./$28 day of show. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

March 27: Rebelution with Common Kings at The Rialto Theatre, 8 p.m. doors, $20 adv./$25 day of show. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

 

CAMPUS EVENTS

March 14: Native American Student Association screening of “Star Wars” in Navajo,  West Campus, room F-215, 7 p.m.

Details: mmdawley@pima.edu.

March 14: Academic Probation Workshop, Downtown Campus, room LB-153,

10-11:30 a.m. Space is limited.

Register by emailing apwrsvp@pima.edu with name and student ID number.

March 17-21: Spring break. No classes.

March 24: Monday Movie Mania,

Northwest Campus, room D-201,

9 a.m.-6 p.m. Details: 206-2131.

 

VIDEO GAME RELEASES

March 14:

“Yoshi’s New Island” (3DS)

March 18:

“Borderlands 2” (Vita)

“Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster” (PS3, Vita)

“Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes” (Xbox One, PS4, Xbox 360, PS3)

“Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z” (Xbox 360, PS3)March 20:

“Cloudbuilt” (PC)

“Men of War: Assault Squad 2” (PC)

“Pokémon Battle Trozei” (3DS)

March 21:

“Infamous: Second Son” (PS4)

March 25:

“BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Part 2” 

“Blazblue: Chrono Phantasma” (PS3)

“Deception IV: Blood Ties” (PS3, Vita)

“Deus Ex: The Fall” (PC)

“Diablo III: Reaper of Souls” (PC, Mac)

“Dynasty Warriors 8 Xtreme Legends” (PS4, PS3, Vita)

“Ether One” (PC)

“MXGP: The Official Motocross Videogame” (PS3, Xbox 360, PC, Vita)

“The Witch and the Hundred Knight” (PS3)

“Titanfall” (Xbox 360)

 

MOVIE OPENINGS

Theater releases:

March 14:

“The Art of the Steal”

“Need for Speed”

“The Single Moms Club”

“Veronica Mars”

March 21:

“Divergent”

“Repentance”

“Muppets Most Wanted”

“Blood Ties”

 

DVD/Blu-ray releases:

March 18:

“American Hustle”

“Frozen”

“Here Comes the Devil”

“The Horror at 37,00 Feet” (1973)

“Saving Mr. Banks”

March 25:

“Angels in Stardust”

“Delivery Man”

“Welcome to the Jungle”

“Walking With Dinosaurs”

“The Wolf on Wall Street”

“Californication: Season 6”

 

PIMA HOME SPORTS

March 13: Baseball vs. Northeastern Oklahoma College, West Campus, 10 a.m.

March 13: Baseball vs. Pro train baseball, West Campus, 2 p.m.

March 14: Baseball vs. Miles CC, West Campus, 10 a.m.

March 15: Baseball vs. Douglas College, West Campus, 2 p.m.

March 18: Baseball vs. Gateway CC, West Campus, noon.

March 20: Softball vs. Gateway CC, West Campus, 1 p.m.

March 21-22: Track: Willie Williams Invitational, Drachman Stadium, 4 p.m.

March 22: Softball vs. Scottsdale CC, West Campus, noon.

March 25: Men’s tennis vs. Glendale CC, West Campus, 1:30 p.m.

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Aztec Calender Oct. 17-30

Aztec Calender Oct. 17-30

VIDEO GAME RELEASES

Oct. 18:
“Cradle of Egypt 2” (3DS)
“Girls’ Fashion Shoot” (3DS)

Oct. 22
“LEGO Marvel Super Heroes”
(Xbox 360, PS3, PC, WIIU)
“Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst” (Xbox 360, PS3)
“Deus Ex Human Revolution: Director’s Cut” (Xbox 360, PS3, WiiU)
“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”
(Xbox 360, Wii, 3DS)

Oct. 25
“Batman: Arkham Origins”
(Xbox 360, PS3, PC, WIIU)

Oct. 29
“Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag”
(Xbox 360, PS3, PC, WiiU)
“Battlefield 4” (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)
“WWE 2K14” (Xbox 360, PS3)

CAMPUS EVENTS

Oct. 17: PCC Downtown Campus Reading Series with Frankie Rollins. Downtown Campus, Writing Center,  LB 140.
7 p.m.-9 p.m. Details: 207-7350.

Oct. 18: Graduation application deadline. Campus-wide. Applications available at pima.edu/current-students/graduation.

Oct. 18: Ten-year celebration.
Northwest Campus, D-201 3-5 p.m.
Details: 206-2131.

Oct. 30: Halloween Themed Club Fair. Downtown Campus. 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Details: 206-7258.

MOVIE OPENINGS

Theater releases:

Oct. 18
“Carrie”
“Escape Plan”
“The Fifth Estate”
“Populaire”
“Wadjda”
“Haute Cuisine”

Oct. 25
“The Counselor”
“Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa”
“Good ‘Ol Freda”
“Bastards”
“Wilde Salome”
“Spinning Plates”

Oct. 30
“Skinwalker Ranch”

DVD/Blu-ray releases:

Oct. 22
“The Conjuring”
“The Internship”
“I Give it a Year”
“Just Like a Woman”
“As Cool as I Am”
“Before Midnight”
“Molly’s Theory of Relativity”

Oct. 29
“R.I.P.D.”
“Out in the Dark”
“Monsters University”

TUCSON EVENTS

Through Nov. 2: The Slaughterhouse Haunted House, 1102 W. Grant Road. 7-10 p.m. $21.
Details: slaughterhousetucson.com.

Oct. 18-19, 25-27: Halloween Howl at Colossal Cave, 16721 E. Old Spanish Trail, Vail, Ariz. 5-9 p.m. $7 hayride tour, $1 park admission. Details: colossalcave.com.

Oct. 25-27: Howl-O-Ween at Reid Park Zoo, 1100 S. Randolph Way. 6-8 p.m. $7. Details: reidparkzoo.org.

PIMA HOME SPORTS

Oct. 17: Women’s soccer vs. Phoenix
College, Kino North Grandstand, 4:30 p.m.

Oct. 17: Men’s soccer vs. Phoenix College, Kino North Grandstand, 7 p.m.

Oct. 18: Volleyball vs. Yavapai College, West Campus, 7 p.m.

Oct. 19:  Baseball vs. South Mountain CC, West Campus, 11 a.m.

Oct. 19: Men’s basketball vs. Alumni, West Campus, 1 p.m.

Oct. 19: Women’s basketball vs. Eastern Arizona College, West Campus, 3 p.m.

Oct. 20:  Baseball vs. #EP Baseball
(Albuquerque), West Campus, 10 a.m.

Oct. 23: Volleyball vs. Mesa CC,
West Campus, 7 p.m.

Oct. 29: Cross country, NJCAA Region 1 Championships, El Rio Golf Course,
10 a.m.

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AZTEC CALENDAR SEPT. 19-OCT. 2

VIDEO GAME RELEASES

Sept. 20:

 “The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD” (Wii U)

“Takedown: Red Sabre” (Xbox 360, PC)

“Rayman Legends” (PS Vita)

Sept. 21:

 “Angry Birds Star Wars II” (Mobile)

Sept. 23:

 “Batman Arkham Bundle” (Xbox 360, PS3)

Sept. 24:

 “FIFA 14” (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

Oct. 1

 “NBA 2K14” (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

LIVE MUSIC

Sept. 19: Luis Miguel at Ava Amphitheater, 5655 W. Valencia Road. 8 p.m. show. $50-$150 Details: casinodelsol.com/ava-amphitheater. 

Sept. 20: Cold War Kids at The Rialto, 318 E. Congress St. 7 p.m. show. $22 adv/$25 day of show.

Details: rialtotheatre.com.


Sept. 21: Igor & The Red Elvises at Plush, 340 E. Sixth St. 10 p.m. show, 21+, $10. Details:

plushtucson.com.


Sept. 22: Pinback with Joan of Arc at Hotel Congress, 311 E. Congress St. 8 p.m. show. $17 adv/$20 day of show.

Details: hotelcongress.com.


Sept. 23: Fidlar featuring The Orwells at Hotel Congress. 7 p.m. show. $13 adv/$15 day of show.

Details: hotelcongress.com.


Sept. 24: Jared and The Mill at Hotel Congress, 8 p.m. 21+. Free admission.

Details: hotelcongress.com.


Sept. 26: Kenny Loggins at the Fox Theater, 17 W. Congress St. 7:30 p.m. show. $65-$105.

Details: foxtucsontheatre.ticketforce.com.

 

 Sept. 30: Carla Morrison at The Rialto. 7 p.m. show. $21.

Details: rialtotheatre.com.

 

 Sept. 20-22: Adult Tennis Boot Camp, Jim Reffkin Tennis Center, 50 S. Alvernon Way. $50 each day/$125 for three days. Details: reffkintenniscenter.com/learn-adult/tennisbootcamp.

 

Sept. 22: Stand Up to Stop Violence at the Fox Theater, 17 W. Congress St. 7 p.m. show, $15-$50. Details: standuptostopviolence.com.

 

Sept. 28: The Great Tucson Beer Festival, Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium, 2500 E. Ajo Way. 6-10 p.m. 21+, $45 adv/$50 day of event. Details: azbeer.com/tucson.htm.

 

 MOVIE OPENINGS

Theater releases:

Sept. 20:

“Battle of the Year”

“Prisoners”

“Rush”

Sept. 27:

 “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2”

 “Don Jon”

Oct. 1

 “Branca’s Pitch”

 Oct. 2:

 “Let the Fire Burn”

DVD/Blu-ray releases:

Sept. 24:

 “Redemption”

“Iron Man 3”

“Room 237”

“The Kings of Summer”

“In the House”

“Something In The Air”

“He’s Way More Famous Than You”

“V/H/S/2”

“Call Me Kuchu”

“One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das”

Oct. 1:

“The Wizard of Oz”

“This is the End”

“Abandoned Mine”

“The Croods”

 “100 Bloody Acres”

 “An Oversimplification of Her Beauty”

CAMPUS EVENTS

Sept. 25: Career Café. Desert Vista Campus, Ocotillo Room. Noon-2 p.m.

Details: rforsyth@pima.edu.

Oct. 2: Is Higher Education Ready for Arizona’s Future? Community Campus, Room A-109/A-112. Noon-2 p.m.

Details: 206-4500.

 

 PIMA HOME SPORTS

Sept. 19:  Women’s soccer vs. Mesa CC, Kino North, 4:30 p.m.

Sept. 19:  Men’s soccer vs. Mesa CC,Kino North, 7 p.m.

Sept. 19:  Volleyball vs. Scottsdale CC, West Campus, 7 p.m.

Sept. 21:  Softball vs. Tucson Scramblers, West Campus, 10 a.m.

Sept. 21:  Baseball vs. Eastern Arizona College, West Campus, 11 a.m.

Sept. 21:  Women’s soccer vs. Scottsdale CC, Kino North, 4:30 p.m.

Sept. 21:  Men’s soccer vs. Scottsdale CC, Kino North, 7 p.m.

Sept. 26:  Women’s soccer vs. Glendale CC, Kino North, 4:30 p.m.

Sept. 26:  Men’s soccer vs. Glendale CC, Kino North, 7 p.m.

Sept. 28:  Football vs. Glendale CC, Tucson High, 7 p.m.

Oct. 2:  Volleyball vs. Chandler-Gilbert CC, West Campus, 7 p.m.

Oct. 2:  Men’s soccer vs. Yavapai College, Kino North, 7 p.m.

 

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AZTEC CALENDAR: SEPT. 5-18

TUCSON EVENTS

Sept. 6: Sinbad. Fox Theater, 17 W. Congress St. 7:30 show, $24-$48.
Details: foxtucsontheatre.org.

Sept. 7: Saturday Sippers. The Rum Runner, 3131 E. First St. 2-4 p.m. No charge for
wine tasting, ages 21+. Details: 326-0121.

Sept. 13: Terry Fator. Desert Diamond Casino, 7350 S. Nogales Highway. 8 p.m.
$40. Details: ddcaz.com.

Sept. 14: “The Importance of Being Earnest.” Temple of Music and Art,
300 S. Scott Ave. 8 p.m. show, $39-$52. Details: arizonatheatre.org.

Sept. 15: The Price is Right LIVE. Centennial Hall, 1020 E. University Blvd. 7 p.m. $38-$64. Details: uapresents.org.

UPCOMING FESTIVALS

Sept. 18-28: Chinese Cultural Festival, various locations around Tucson. Details: confucius.arizona.edu

Sept. 20-21: Glow Festival, Oro Valley. Details: trianglelranch.com/glow

Sept. 21-22: Mount Lemmon Oktoberfest. Details: skithelemmon.com

Sept. 22: KFMA Fall Ball, Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium. Details: kfma.com

Sept. 27-Oct. 31: Nightfall 2013 at Old Tucson. Details: nighfallaz.com

Sept. 28: Great Tucson Beer Festival, Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium. Details: azbeer.com/tucson

Oct. 4-6: RinCon gaming convention. Details: http://rincongames.com

Oct. 10-13: Tucson Film and Music Festival. Details: tucsonfilmandmusicfestival.com

 

LIVE MUSIC

Sept. 5: Cudlife Tour featuring Logic, Tyler the Creator and Kid Cudi at Ava Amphitheater,
5655 W. Valencia. 8 p.m. show. Details: casinodelsol.com/events/kid-cudi.

Sept. 7: Melissa Etheridge at Centennial Hall, 1020 E. University Blvd. 8 p.m show, $43-$108. Details: uapresents.org.

Sept. 7: Mobb Deep at The Rialto, 318 E. Congress St. 8 p.m. show, $24 adv/$28 day of show. Details: rialtotheater.com.

Sept. 12: Krewella at The Rialto, 8 p.m. show, $28. Details: rialtotheater.com.

Sept. 14: Back to School Jam featuring Hed PE at The Rock, 136 N. Park Ave. 6:30 show, $17. Details: rocktucson.com.

Sept. 17: TECH N9NE At The Rialto, 7:30 show. $35 adv/$40 day of show. Details: rialtotheater.com.

CAMPUS EVENTS

Sept. 5: Resource Fair. Downtown Campus, Amethyst Room, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Details: mschubert@pima.edu.

Sept. 5: Commit to Complete Signing Day. All campuses, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Details: mschubert@pima.edu.

Sept. 6: Fun Friday. Northwest Campus, D-201, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Details: studentlifenwc@pima.edu.

Sept. 10: Test Taking Workshop. Desert Vista Campus, room F-120, 9-10 a.m.

Sept. 11: 9/11 Memorial Day Events. Downtown Campus, Atrium, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Sept. 15: Ambassador Programs informational meeting. West Campus, Center for the Arts, 1 p.m. Details: 206-6986 or centerforthearts@pima.edu.

Sept. 18: Red Cross Blood drive. Downtown Campus, Amethyst Room, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

 

PIMA HOME SPORTS

Sept. 6: Volleyball vs. Glendale CC, West Campus, 7 p.m.

Sept. 7: Women’s soccer vs. GateWay CC, Kino North, 4:30 p.m.

Sept. 7: Men’s soccer vs. GateWay CC, Kino North, 7 p.m.

Sept. 7: Football vs. Mesa CC, Kino Stadium, 7 p.m.

Sept. 10: Women’s soccer vs. Paradise Valley CC, Kino North, 4:30 p.m.

Sept. 10: Men’s soccer vs. Paradise Valley CC, Kino North, 7 p.m.

Sept. 11: Volleyball Alumni Game, West Campus, 7 p.m.

Sept. 14: Women’s soccer vs. Arizona Western College, Kino North, 4:30 p.m.

Sept. 14: Men’s soccer vs. Arizona Western College, Kino North, 7 p.m.

Sept. 14: Football vs. Snow College, Kino Stadium, 7 p.m.

 

VIDEO GAME RELEASES

Sept. 10:
“Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMix” (PS3)
“The Elder Scrolls Anthology” (PC)
“Killzone: Mercenary” (PS Vita)

Sept. 11:
“Duck Tales Remastered” (Xbox 360)

Sept. 12:
“ArmA III” (PC)

Sept. 15:
“The Wonderful 101” (Wii U)

Sept. 17:
“Grand Theft Auto V” (PS3, Xbox 360)

 

MOVIE OPENINGS

Theater releases:

Sept. 6:
“Riddick”

Sept. 13
“The Family”
“Insidious Chapter 2”

Sept. 20:
“Battle of the Year”
“Prisoners”
“Rush”

Sept. 27:
“Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2”
“Don Jon”

Movie events:

Loft Cinema
3223 E. Speedway Blvd.
loftcinema.com

Sept. 10: “The Harder They Come” 40th anniversary screening. 7 p.m. Regular admission prices.

DVD/Blu-ray releases:

Sept. 3:
“Now You See Me”
“Arthur Newman” (Blu-ray only)
“The Iceman”

Sept. 10:
“Peeples”
“Star Trek Into Darkness”
“Empire State”

Sept. 17:
“World War Z”
“Hidden in the Woods” (Blu-ray only)
“Gimme the Loot” (Blu-ray only)

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Aztec Calendar: May 2-15

CAMPUS EVENTS

May 2: PCC Wind Ensemble. 7:30 p.m. West Campus CFA Proscenium Theatre. Tickets: $6. Box office: 206-6986.

May 3: Spring fashion show featuring student fashion designs. 7 p.m. West Campus CFA Proscenium Theatre. $5 suggested donation. Details: 206-6986.

May 5: PCC Chorale & College Singers. 3 p.m. West Campus CFA Proscenium Theatre. Tickets: $6. Box office: 206-6986.

May 9: Poetry reading by West Campus poetry students. 7 p.m. CFA Recital Hall. Free copy of “Anklam Road Review” and refreshments.

May 10-11: Dance Fusion II. Friday: 7:30 p.m., Saturday: 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m. West Campus CFA Proscenium Theatre. Tickets: $10. Box office: 206-6986.

May 12: PCC Orchestra. 3 p.m. West Campus CFA Proscenium Theatre. Tickets: $6. Box office: 206-6986.

May 13-14: Digital video and film screening. 7 p.m. West Campus CFA Proscenium Theatre. Free.

May 15: SandScript 2013 unveiling ceremony. 7 p.m. West Campus Amethyst Room. Details: jcochran1@pima.edu

May 16: Graduation ceremony. 7 p.m. Tucson Convention Center Arena, 260 S. Church Ave. Free admission. Parking $5. Details: pima.edu/events/graduation or 206-4500.

 

TUCSON EVENTS

May 3-5: Thirty-ninth Annual Rodders Day Show. Casino Del Sol Resort. Recurring daily.  Details tucsonstreetrodassociation.com.

May 4-5: Tucson Folk Festival. El Presidio Park. Saturday noon-10 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Free admission. Details: tkma.org.

May 5: Cinco De Mayo Fiesta at the Fort and Tortilla Festival. Presidio San Agustin del Tucson. 10 a.m-3 p.m. Free admission. Details: 791-4865.

May 11: National Train Day at Southern Arizona Transportation Museum. Historic Train Depot. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission. Details: 623-2223.

May 12: “Tucson’s Best” Showcase-Indie Rock Addition at The Rialto Theater. The Rialto Theater. Doors open at 6 p.m. $10 advance, $12 day of. Details 740-1000.

May 12: Mother’s Day at Tohono Chul. Tohono Chul. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Free admission for mothers and grandmothers. Details 742-6455.

May 12: Celebration of Saturn. Kitt Peak National Observatory. 4:30-9 p.m. $45 adults, $25 ages 6-16. Details and registration 318-8726.

May 18: The British Invasion. Pima Air and Space Museum. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $15.50 ages 13 and up, discounts available. Details  574-0462.

May 18: FC Tucson vs. SoCal Seahorses. Kino Sports Complex. 7:30 p.m. Prices and details 800-609-3414.

May 24-27: Spacefest V. JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort and Spa. $20 general admission each day, $50 for four day pass. Times and details 792-3500.

May 24-July 12: Summer Safari Nights at Reid Park Zoo. Reid Park Zoo. Fridays 5-8 p.m. Details 881-4753.

May 26-September 1: Science Sundays at Children’s Museum Tucson. Children’s Museum Tucson. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. recurring every Sunday. $2 admission. Details 792-9985.

PIMA HOME SPORTS

May 5-10:  Women’s tennis @ NJCAA National Championships, Reffkin Tennis Center, TBA

 

LIVE MUSIC

May 1: Machine Gun Kelly, at The Rialto. 7 p.m. doors/ 8 p.m. show time. All ages. $20 gen. admission adv./$22 gen. admission day of show.

May 4: KFMA Day: The Killers, Cake, Bad Religion, Minus The Bear, Black Veil Brides, Middle Class Rut, and Dead Sara, at Kino Stadium 2500 E. Ajo Way. Gates open at noon. All ages. $39 + service fee. Tickets: kfma.com.

May 11: The Millionaires, at The Rock, 136 N Park. 6 p.m. show time. All ages. $12.

May 18: Primus, at The Rialto. 7 p.m. doors/ 8 p.m. show time. All ages. $39 gen. admission adv./ $41 gen. admission day of show. $41 day of show.

May 20: Big Boi (Shoes for Running 2013 World Tour) Special Guest Killer Mike, at The Rialto. 7 p.m. doors/ 8 p.m. show time. All ages. $25 gen. admission adv./ $28 gen. admission day of show.

May 23: LL Cool J, at the AVA amphitheater, 5655 W. Valencia Road. 8 p.m. show time. $35-$85.

May 28: Lamb Of God with Decapitated Terror. Where? 6:30 p.m. doors/ 7:45 p.m. show time. All ages. $29 gen. admission adv./ $31 gen. admission day of show.

June 7: Alice Cooper with Marilyn Manson, at The AVA amphitheater. 7 p.m. show time. $35-$75.

July 26: The Maine, at The Rock. 7 p.m. show time. All ages.

July 27: Authority Zero with Ballyhoo, at The Rock. 6:30 p.m. show time. All ages. $15.

 

MOVIE OPENINGS

 

Theater releases:

May 3:

“Iron Man 3”

May 10:

“The Great Gatsby”

May 17:

“Star Trek Into Darkness”

“Erased”

“The English Teacher”

 

DVD/Blue-ray releases:

 May 7:

“Jack Reacher”

“Safe Haven”

“Mama”

 May 14:

“Texas Chainsaw 3D ”

“Cloud Atlas”

 

VIDEO GAME RELEASES

May 2:

“The Denpa Men 2: Beyond the Waves” (3DS)

 “Might and Magic Heroes VI: Shades of Darkness” (PC)

May 6:

 “Residue” (PC)

May 9:

“Mario and Donkey Kong: Minis on the Move” (3DS)

May 10:

 “Ballpoint Universe” (PC)

May 14:

“Metro: Last Light” (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

May 16:

 “Mega Man 5” (3DS)

May 21:

 “LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes” (Wii U)

 “Resident Evil Revelations” (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

 “Sniper Elite V2” (Wii U)

May 24:

 “Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D” (3DS)

May 28:

 “Fuse” (Xbox 360, PS3)

 “Grid 2” (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

June 4:

 “Remember Me” (Xbox 360, PS3)

June 11:

 “Dark” (Xbox 360, PC)

June 14:

 “The Last of Us” (PS3)

June 25:

 “Deadpool” (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)

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Aztec Calendar: April 4-17

CAMPUS EVENTS

April 4: Student withdrawal deadline for 16-week spring semester classes.

April 11-21: “The Diary of Anne Frank.” West Campus, CFA Black Box Theatre. Thursdays-Saturdays: 7:30 p.m.; Sundays: 2 p.m. $15, with discounts available. Box office: 206-6986. Details: pima.edu/cfa.

April 11: Faculty tuba recital. West Campus, CFA Recital Hall. 7 p.m. $6, with discounts available. Box office: 206-6986.

April 16-17: Library book sale. West Campus, Santa Catalina building east patio. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

April 17: Earth Day celebration. Northwest Campus, second level. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Details: 206-4500.

April 17: Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition reception. Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery, West Campus CFA. Noon-3 p.m. Award ceremony at 1 p.m. Exhibit runs through May 3. Details: pima.edu/cfa or 206-6942.

 

TUCSON EVENTS

April 5: Photo Friday at Center For Creative Photography, 1030 N. Olive Road, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Free, donations accepted. Details: 621-7968.

April 6: 20 Cents-A-Pound Airplane Rides, Ryan Air Field, 7-11 a.m. Limited ticket sales, price varies by weight. Details: 573-8100.

April 11-14: Spring Fling at Rillito Downs, First Avenue and River Road. April 11-12: 4 p.m.-midnight, April 13: noon-midnight, April 14: noon.-8 p.m. $5 admission, additional fees on website. Details: springfling.arizona.edu.

April 12-14: Dust Devil Tournament in Tucson, 1145 E. Valencia Road. Bout 1, April 12: 7:30 p.m.; Bouts 2-8, April 13: 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Bouts 9-14, April 14: 9 a.m.-5:45 p.m. Pre-sale daily pass $15, weekend pass $25, day-of daily pass $18, weekend pass $32. Details: dustdeviltournament.com.

April 13-14: Arizona Opera: “The Marriage of Figaro,” 260 S. Church Ave. April 13: 7:30 p.m., April 14: 2 p.m. Prices and details: 293-4336.

April 18-28: Pima County Fair, 11300 S. Houghton Road. Mondays-Fridays: 1 p.m.-closing, Saturdays-Sundays: 10 a.m.-closing. $8 general admission, $5 parking. Details: pimacountyfair.com or 762-FAIR.

 

LIVE MUSIC

April 9: Phoenix (indie rock) at AVA, 5655 W. Valencia Road, 8 p.m. show time, all ages, $25-$35 gen. admission. Details: http://tickets.solcasinos.com.

April 12: Dropkick Murphys (rock) at The Rialto, 318 E. Congress St., 8 p.m., all ages, $26 general admission/$27 day of show. Details: rialtotheatre.com/events.php or 740-1000.

April 17: Café Tacvba (Spanish rock) at The Rialto, 8 p.m., all ages, $40 adv./ $45 gen. admission day of show. Details: rialtotheatre.com/events.php.

April 18: FUTURE (hip-hop) at The Rialto, 8 p.m., all ages, $27 adv./ $28 gen. admission day of show. Details: rialtotheatre.com/events.php.

April 19: The Midway Music Festival ft. Diplo, 2 Chainz and Krewella at The Slaughterhouse, 1102 W. Grant Road, all ages, $30- $55. Details: showclix.com/event/3749686 or 344-2224.
April 19: Silversun Pickups (alternative rock) at the Pima County Fair, 13100 S. Houghton Road, 8 p.m., $8 general admission, $5 parking. Details: pimacountryfair.com or 762- FAIR.

 

PIMA HOME GAMES

April 4: Women’s tennis vs. Paradise Valley Community College, West Campus, 1:30 p.m.

April 9: Baseball vs. Central Arizona College, West Campus, noon

April 13: Softball vs. Central Arizona College, West Campus, noon

April 14-15: Men’s golf , Silverbell Golf Course, 11 a.m./10 a.m.

MOVIE OPENINGS

Theater releases:

April 4

“Jurassic Park 3D”

“Evil Dead”

 

April 12

“Scary Movie 5”

“42”

 

DVD/Blue-ray releases:

April 9

“The Sorcerer and the White Snake”

 

April 16

“Django Unchained”

“Dragon”

“Save the Date”

Video Games Calendar

April 5:

“Double Dragon II: Wander of the Dragons” (Xbox 360)

“Sang-Froid: Tales of Werewolves” (PC)

“Lords of Football” (PC)

April 9:

“Age of Empires II HD Edition” (PC)

“Guacamelee!” (PS3, Vita)

April 10:

“Age of Wushu” (PC)

“ShootMania Storm” (PC)

“Ocean City Racing” (PC, MAC)

April 11:

“Dillion’s Rolling Western: The Last Ranger” (3DS)

 

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Desert Vista
Compiled by Nellie Silva

Bookstore hiring

The Pima Community College Desert Vista Campus bookstore is now hiring experienced store managers.  It gives the chance to learn about their Manager Onboarding Program and all you have to do is submit your resume as soon as possible.
If you have any questions or need more information, contact the bookstore at 741-8703 or visit here for an online resume.

Downtown
Compiled by Sheila Templeton

Guitar lecture
World-renowned classical guitar artist and composer Gabriel Ayala will host a free lecture and performance in the Amethyst Room at Downtown Campus March 26 from 10 a.m.-noon.
Ayala will perform and talk about “JazzMenco,” his unique fusion of Jazz, Flamenco and classical guitar.
For more information about the event, contact C.J. Karamargin at 206-4850.

East
Compiled by Cole Potwardowski

Cru religion club

East Campus is home to Cru, a religious organization offering communion and involvement to students every Thursday at 6:50 p.m. in room E-527.
The fellowship meets to discuss faith, worship and extracurricular activities.
Newcomers are welcome and encouraged to bring friends.
For more information, visit Cru at PCC-East on Facebook or call 270-2969.

Northwest
Compiled by Paloma Mello

FAFSA workshop

Northwest Campus is offering free financial aid help sessions to lend a hand to students who need help completing the FAFSA  on March 29 from 2-3 p.m. in room E-212.
Interested students should bring their Social Security number, driver’s license, picture ID, W-2s or a pay stub and 2011 tax return.
For more information, contact fahelp@pima.edu.

West
Compiled by Celeste Orendain

PTK induction

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society will hold its new-member induction ceremony on March 24 at 2 p.m. at the West Campus Center for the Arts.
The ceremony will feature remarks from Sen. Paula Aboud and from Jerry Migler, the provost and executive vice chancellor of Pima Community College.
For more information, visit the Alpha Beta Chi website here.

 

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TUCSON EVENTS

March 9-10: Wa:k Pow Wow. 1950 W. San Xavier Road. March 9 at 10:30 a.m., March 10 at 10 a.m. Details: 294-5727.

March 8: Flute Concert at Yume Japanese Gardens. 2130 N. Alvernon Way. 7 p.m.-8 p.m. $17 admission for non-members. Details: 445-2957.

March 8-10: Wild Wild West Con II Steampunk Convention and Festival. Old Tucson. Free parking. Details: 883-0100.

March 13-19: Tango Festival. 4550 S. Palo Verde Blvd. Details: 468-5536 or tucsontangofestival.com

March 17: St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival. Parade starts on Stone Avenue at Kennedy Street and ends at Armory Park. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free.

March 16: J.A. Jance at Sisters in Crime. Viscount Suites Hotel, 4855 E. Broadway Blvd. Details: 325-9848.

March 16-17: Stamp and Scrap Fest. Tucson Expo Center 3750 E. Irvington Road. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. $3 each day, $5 weekend pass. Details: stampandscrapfest.com

VIDEO GAME RELEASES

March 7:
“Atelier Ayesha: The Alchemist of Dusk” (PS3)
“Kerspoloosh!” (3DS)

March 12:
“God of War: Ascension” (PS3)
“Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2” (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)
“Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm” (Mac, PC)
“Darkstalkers Resurrection” (Xbox 360, PS3)

March 19:
“Gears of War Judgement” (Xbox 360)
“Dead or Alive 5” (PS Vita)
“Need for Speed Most Wanted U” (Wii U)
“The Croods: Prehistoric Party!” (3DS, Wii, Wii U)

LIVE MUSIC

March 8: Twenty One Pilots with New Politics @ The Rock, 136 N. Park Ave. Details: 7 p.m. 629-9211. All ages, bar with ID. $10. Gen. admission. Tickets: pconcerts.ticketforce.com or reverbnation.com

March 9: Dayshell with Message to the Masses, Ice Nine Kills, City In The Sea  and To Each His Own @ The Rock. 6 p.m. door. $10 gen. admission. Tickets: ticketweb.com or reverbnation.com/venue/therocktucson

March 10: The Medic Droid @ The Rock. 6 p.m. doors. $15 gen. admission. Tickets: ticketweb.com or reverbnation.com/shows

March 21: Lotus with VibeSquaD @ The Rialto 7 p.m. doors/ 8 p.m. show time. All ages, $17 gen. admission adv./ $20 gen. admission day of show. Tickets: rialtotheatre.ticketforce.com

MOVIE OPENINGS

Theater releases:

March 8:
“Oz The Great and Powerful”
“Dead man Down”
“Emperor”
“The Monk”

March 15:
“The Incredible Burt Wonderstone”

March 20:
“Eden”

DVD/Blu-ray releases:

March 12:
“Life of Pi”
“Rise of The Guardians”
“Hitchcock”
“Smashed”

March 19:
“The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey”
“Zero Dark Thirty”
“The Big Picture”

CAMPUS EVENTS

March 7: PCC Music-Wind Ensemble Concert. Center for the Arts, West Campus. 7:30 p.m.

March 9: USA Passport Day. Western Passport Center, 7373 E. Rosewood St. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

March 11: Summer Registration. All campuses and online at MyPima.

March 9: Ballet Tapatio-AMOR Y AMISTAD. Center for the Arts, West Campus. Details: 206-6986

March 13: FAFSA Workshop. West Campus, room JG-05. 10 a.m.-noon. Details: fahelp@pima.edu

PIMA HOME SPORTS

March 9:  Track and field Aztec Outdoor Invitational. West Campus, 11 a.m.

March 9:  Baseball vs. Yavapai College. West Campus. noon.

March 12:  Softball vs. Chandler-Gilbert CC. West Campus. 1 p.m.

March 13-15:  Baseball Jack Howell Classic. West Campus. Various times.

March 15-16:  Track and field Willie Williams Invitational @ University of Arizona. 4 p.m./10 a.m.

March 19:  Men’s tennis vs. Paradise Valley CC. West Campus. 1:30 p.m.

 

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Aztec Calendar Sept. 27- Oct. 10

 

CAMPUS EVENTS

Sept. 28: Cinema Under the Stars. Northwest Campus. 6:30-10 p.m. Details: 206-2131.

Oct. 3: Obama executive order explained. West Campus. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., C-G06.

Oct. 3: Hispanic Heritage Month event: Evening Coffee House. Northwest Campus. All day. Details: 206-2131.

TUCSON EVENTS

Sept 27-30: Tucson Flamenco Festival. Casa Vicente restaurant, 375 S. Stone Ave. $15 and up. Contact: 884-5253 or casavicente.com.

Sept 29: National Public Lands Day. 5990 N. Sabino Canyon Road. Free. Contact: 559-2762.

Oct 4-7: Vamos a Tucson Mexican Baseball Fiesta. Kino Stadium. 2500 E. Ajo Way. Contact: 434-1367.

Oct 6: The Great Tucson Beer Festival. Hi Corbett Field. $32 and up. Contact: 296-2400.

 

VIDEO GAME

RELEASES

Sept. 30:

“Disney Pixar: Finding Nemo” (3DS)

Oct. 1:

“Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time“ (PS3)

Oct. 2:

“War of the Roses” (PC)

“Resident Evil 6” (360, PS3)

Oct. 4:

“Realms of Ancient War”

Oct. 7:

“Pokemon Black Version 2” (Nintendo DS)

“Pokemon White Version 2” (Nintendo DS)

“Pokemon Dream Radar” (3DS)

Oct. 9:

“Dishonored” (360, PS3, PC)

LIVE MUSIC

Sept. 29: Unite HXC featuring  A Perception, Bow in Astoria, Reactions, Light Her Up, My Sweet Lenore, The Greater We Stand and At War with the Inferior at The Rock, 136 N. Park Ave. 5 p.m. All ages. Details: rocktucson.com/unite-hxc-9-29-12.

Oct. 1: Hatebreed with Whitechapel, All Shall Perish and Deez Nuts at The Rock, 136 N. Park Ave. 6:30 p.m. $15. All ages, bar with ID. Details: rocktucson.com/hatebreed.

Oct. 3: The Shins with Washed Out and Sad Baby Wolf at The Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. 6 p.m. $35. All ages. Details: rialtotheatre.com/events.php.

Oct. 3: Buke and Gase at Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St. 8 p.m. $8. 21+. Details: hotelcongress.com/club.

Oct. 5: Say Anything with Murder by Death and Tallhart at The Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. 6:30 p.m. $17 adv., $20 at door. All ages. Details: rialtotheatre.com/events.php.

Oct. 5: Judgement Day with Young Hunter and Missing Parts at Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St. 10 p.m. $4. 21+Details: hotelcongress.com/club.

Oct. 9: Girl Talk with Dev at The Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. 7 p.m. $30 adv., $32 at door. All ages. Details: rialtotheatre.com/events.php.

MOVIE OPENINGS

Theater releases:

Sept. 28:

“Hotel Transylvania”

“Looper”

“Pitch Perfect”

“Won’t Back Down”

 Oct. 5:

“Chicken With Plums”

“Escape Fire”

“Frankenweenie”

“Sinister”

“Taken 2”

Movie events:

Loft Cinema

3223 E. Speedway Blvd.

loftcinema.com

Oct. 2: “The Beatles: Magical Mystery Tour.” 7:30 p.m. $9.25 adult, $7.50 with student, teacher or military discount.

Oct. 7: “The Beatles: Magical Mystery Tour.” Noon. $6.75.

Oct. 4: The Manhattan Short Film Festival 2012. 7 p.m. $9.25 adult, $7.50 with student, teacher or military discount.

Fox Theatre

17 W. Congress St.

foxtucsontheatre.org

Sept. 28: “In the Heat of the Night.” 7:30 p.m. $7 regular admission, $5 students.

Sept. 29: “In the Heat of the Night.” 6:30 p.m.

Oct. 4: “The Weight of the Nation: A Film Screening.” 6:30 p.m. $2 suggested donation

DVD/Blu-ray releases:

Oct. 2:

“Dark Shadows”

“Ghost Hunters Season 7 Part 2”

“Grassroots”

“How I Met Your Mother: the Complete Seventh Season”

“The Lady”

“New Girl: Season One”

“Peace, Love and Misunderstanding”

“People Like Us”

“Red Lights”

“Sound of My Voice”

Oct. 9:

“Bones: Season Seven”

“A Cat in Paris”

“The Courier”

“Crazy Eyes”

“The League: Season Three”

“Rock of Ages”

 

MOVIE OPENINGS

Theater releases:

Sept. 28:

“Hotel Transylvania”

“Looper”

“Pitch Perfect”

“Won’t Back Down”

 Oct. 5:

“Chicken With Plums”

“Escape Fire”

“Frankenweenie”

“Sinister”

“Taken 2”

Movie events:

Loft Cinema

3223 E. Speedway Blvd.

loftcinema.com

Oct. 2: “The Beatles: Magical Mystery Tour.” 7:30 p.m. $9.25 adult, $7.50 with student, teacher or military discount.

Oct. 7: “The Beatles: Magical Mystery Tour.” Noon. $6.75.

Oct. 4: The Manhattan Short Film Festival 2012. 7 p.m. $9.25 adult, $7.50 with student, teacher or military discount.

Fox Theatre

17 W. Congress St.

foxtucsontheatre.org

Sept. 28: “In the Heat of the Night.” 7:30 p.m. $7 regular admission, $5 students.

Sept. 29: “In the Heat of the Night.” 6:30 p.m.

Oct. 4: “The Weight of the Nation: A Film Screening.” 6:30 p.m. $2 suggested donation

DVD/Blu-ray releases:

Oct. 2:

“Dark Shadows”

“Ghost Hunters Season 7 Part 2”

“Grassroots”

“How I Met Your Mother: the Complete Seventh Season”

“The Lady”

“New Girl: Season One”

“Peace, Love and Misunderstanding”

“People Like Us”

“Red Lights”

“Sound of My Voice”

Oct. 9:

“Bones: Season Seven”

“A Cat in Paris”

“The Courier”

“Crazy Eyes”

“The League: Season Three”

“Rock of Ages”

 

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PIMA SPORTS

 

Aug. 31: Women’s volleyball.  Alumni game. West Campus 7 p.m.

 

Sept. 1: Women’s soccer vs. South Mountain Community College. West Campus. 2:30 p.m.

 

Sept. 1: Men’s soccer. vs South Mountain Community College.  West Campus. 12 p.m.

 

CAMPUS EVENTS

Aug 30: All Campus Club Officer Training Sign-up.  Desert Vista. 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

 

Aug 30: Student Life Vender Fair.  Northwest Campus.  10 a.m.-2 p.m.

 

Aug 30: Student Life Club Fair. Northwest Campus. 10a.m.–2 p.m.

 

Aug 30: Building Your Class Schedule. Northwest Campus. 4 p.m.-5 p.m.

 

Aug 30- Sept 12: Louis Carlos Bernal Gallery. West Campus. Center fot the Arts. 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

 

Aug. 31: Financial Aid Orientation.  Downtown Campus. 1:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.

 

Sept 6: Organizing for America Voter Registration. West Campus. Bookstore Lobby. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

 

Sept 7: Financial Aid Orientation.  Community Campus, 10 a.m.-noon.

 

Sept 12: Info Session on WC Nursing Program.  West Campus. AG-19. 3:30 p.m.-5p.m.

 

TUCSON EVENTS

 

Sept 2: Tucson Jazz Society Labor Day Concert. 7000 N. Resort Dr.

 

Aug. 13-Nov. 17: Many Mexicos: Vistas de la Frontera. At the Arizona State Museum. 1031 E. University Blvd.

 

Aug 21-Sept 23: Tucson Collects: Spirit of the West. Tucson Museum of Art. 140 N. Main Ave.

 

LIVE MUSIC

Aug 31-Sept 2: HoCoFest Music Festival. At the Hotel Congress, 311E. Congress St.

 

Sept 2: A Step Ahead with Lacerda, 5 p.m., The Rock, 136 N. Park., $10, All ages, bar with ID.

 

Sept 3: Eyes Set to Kill, 6 p.m., The Rock, $12, All ages. Bar with ID

 

Sept 4: Two Gallants with Papa, 7 p.m., Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St. $12 advance, $14 at door. Ages 18 and up.

 

Sept 6: Freddie Mercury Birthday Party, 9 p.m. at Club Congress. $3. Ages 21 and up.

 

Sept 9: Xibalba with Alpha & Omega, Territory and Step Aside. The Studio, 648 E. Speedway Blvd. 7 p.m. $10. All ages.

 

Sept 9: Holy Rolling Empire 8 p.m. at Club Congress. $5. Ages 21 and up.

 

Sept 12: Dead Rabbitts at The Rock. 6 p.m. $13. All ages, bar with ID.

 

MEDIA RELEASES

Game releases:

Aug. 28:

Guild Wars 2 (PC)

Madden NFL 13 (Wii, 360, PS3)

 

Sept. 4:

Fable: The Journey (360)

Far Cry 3 (PC, 360, PS3)

 

Sept. 11:

NHL 13 (360)

 

Music releases:

Sept. 1:

Willow Smith, Knees and Elbows

 

Sept. 4:

Animal Collective, Centipede Hz

Cat Power, Sun

Imagine Dragons, Night Visions

Jon Jackson, Solitaire

Lecrae, Gravity

The Sheepdogs, The Sheepdogs

T.I, Trouble Man

 

Sept. 7:

Billy Talent, Dead Silence

The Presets, Pacifica

 

Sept. 10:

Gallows, Gallows

Lower Than Atlantis, Changing Tune

The Avett Brothers, The Carpenter

 

Sept. 11:

ASAP Rocky, LoveLiveA$AP

Bob Dylan, Tempest

Calexico, Algiers

Eve Torres, Nightclub

NOFX, Self Entitled

 

MOVIE OPENINGS

New movie openings:

Aug. 24:

“The Apparition”

“he Day”

“The Imposter”

“Premium Rush”

Aug. 29:

“Lawless”

Aug. 31:

“The Possession”

“Celeste and Jesse Forever”

Sept. 7:

“The Words”

“The Cold Light of Day”

Movie events:

Loft Cinema

3223 E. Speedway Blvd.

loftcinema.com

Aug. 30:

“Jim Henson and Friends: Inside Sesame Street.”  7 p.m. $8 general, $6 Loft members.

Sept. 8:

“Bag it!” 10 a.m. Free.

“Grease Sing-A-Long.” Free Grease goodie bag with admission. 7 p.m. $9 general, $5 Loft members.

Sept. 12:

“For the Benefit of All Beings: the Extraordinary Life of His Eminence Garchen Triptrul Rinpoche.” 7 p.m. $10. More info: southwestbuddhafield.org

DVD/Blu-ray releases:

Aug. 28:

“Apartment 143”

“Battleship”

“Darling Companion”

“Life Happens”

“The Lucky One”

“Sons of Anarchy: Season 4”

“The Walking Dead: Season 2”

Sept. 4:

“2 Broke Girls: Season 1”

“The Five-Year Engagement”

“For the Love of Money”

“Fringe: Season 4”

“High School”

“Parks & Recreation: Season 4”

“Safe”

“Woman Thou Art Loosed: On the 7th Day”

Sept. 11:

“30 Rock: Season 6”

“Bad Karma”

“Cleanskin”

“Castle: Season 4”

“Girl in Progress”

“Lola Versus”

“Snow White and Huntsman”

“Terra Nova”

“What to Expect When You’re Expecting”

 

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Aztec Calendar: May 3- 16

CAMPUS EVENTS

May 3: Resume Writing workshop. Northwest Campus, B-121. 2 p.m.-3 p.m.

 May 3: Career Exploration and My Career Path. Northwest Campus, B-121.  3 p.m.-4 p.m.

May 3-4: Annual Student Juried Art Exhibition. West Campus, Center for the Arts. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

May 4: PCC Fashion Design – Spring Fashion Runway Show. West Campus. Center for the Arts. 7 p.m.

May 7 and 14: Voter Registration. East Campus, student mall. 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

May 8: Writing Contest. East Campus, Community Room. 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

May 8: Preparing Your Schedule for Next Semester. Downtown Campus, LB 1153. 4 p.m.-5 p.m.

May 8 and 22: Financial Aid Orientation. Community Campus. 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

May 11: Cinema Under the Stars: “Puss in Boots.” Northwest campus, Level 2. 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m.

May 16: Preparing Your Schedule for Next Semester. Downtown Campus, LB 1153. 10 a.m.-11 a.m.

May 17: Graduation. Tucson Convention Center. 7 p.m.

MOVIE OPENINGS

 New movie releases:

May 4:

“A Little Bit of Heaven”

“The Avengers”

May 11:

“Damsels in Destress”

“Dark Shadows”

May 16:

“The Dictator”

May 18:

“Battleship”

“The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”

“What to Expect When You’re Expecting”

May 25:

“Men in Black III”

DVD/Blu Ray releases:

May 8:

“Chuck: Season 5”

“The Front Line”

“Humans vs. Zombies”

“Playback”

“Underworld Awakening”

“The Vow”

May 15:

“Chronicle”

“The Devil Inside”

“The Grey”

“Hell on Wheels: Season 1”

“One for the Money”

“Rampart”

May 22:

“Beyond”

“Newlyweds”

“Perfect Sense”

“The Secret World of Arrietty”

“Sherlock: Season 2”

“This Means War”

Movie events:

Loft Cinema

May 3: “Monte Walsh” with special guests. 7 p.m. $25, advance tickets not available.

May 4: First Friday Shorts: “The Golden Gongs” year-end showdown. 9 p.m. $6 general, $5 Loft members.

May 9: Magic Hour: short fiction films from the UA School of Theatre, Film and Television. 7 p.m. Free.

May 10: “Last Call at the Oasis” followed by Q&A with director Jessica Yu. 7 p.m. $9 adult, $7 student, $5 Loft members.

May 12 and May 15: The Mary Poppins Sing-a-long! May 12 @ noon, May 15 @ 7 p.m. $8 general, $6 Loft members and children under 12.

 

Video game releases:

May 4:

“Sniper Elite V2” (PC, PS3, Xbox)

May 8:

“Warlock: Master of the Arcane” (PC)

“Starhawk” (PS3)

May 11:

“Street Fighter x Tekken” (PC)

May 15:

“Diablo III” (PC)

“Game of Thrones” (PC, PS3, Xbox)

May 18:

“Max Payne 3” (PC, PS3, Xbox)

 

TUCSON EVENTS

 April 28- June 1: Basketry Treasured. Arizona Sate Museum. 1013 E. University Blvd. Details: 626-8381.

May 5-6: Ballet Tucson Presents “Cinderella.” University of Arizona, Centennial Hall. Various times. Student price: $26. Details: 621-3341.

May 5-6: The Tucson Folk Fest. El Presidio Park, 160 W. Alameda St., Tucson. Noon- 9 p.m. Details: tkma.org.

May 5-6: Sonoita Horse Races. 3142 S. Highway 83. $3, plus $3 parking. Gates open at 10 a.m. Details: 455-5553.

May 5-6: Tucson Heart Group Cinco de Mayo 10K and Fun Run. Details: 327-5400.

May 11: National Public Gardens Day. Tucson Botonical Gardens, 2150 N. Alvernon Way. Free. Details: 326-9686.

May 13: Tucson 5000. 7 a.m. at Reid Park. $18-25.

Through July 30: Science Downtown: Mars and Beyond. 300 Congress St. $7 with ID. Details: 622-8595, sciencedowntown.org.

 

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Aztec Calendar: April 19 – May 2

 TUCSON EVENTS

April 19-29: Pima County Fair. Pima County Fairgrounds, 11300 S. Houghton Road. Admission: $8. Parking: $5. Details: swfair.com or 762-9100.

April 20: UA Earth Day. University of Arizona, Main Gate Square. 4-8 p.m. Details: 622-8613.

April 21-29: National Parks Week. Free admission to all national parks. Details: Nps.gov/npweek.

April 22: Alberding Amble. Lincoln Park, 8155 E. Poinciana Drive. 9 a.m. 5-K ($20), 10 a.m. fun run/walk ($10). Proceeds benefit PCC scholarship. Details: 206-7667 or ajimenez@pima.edu.

April 22: Tucson Earth Day Festival. Reid Park, off Country Club Road. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Details: tucsonearthday.org.

April 28: Solar Potluck and Exhibition. Catalina State Park, 11570 N. Oracle Road. 10 a.m.- sunset. Free with $7 park admission.

April 28-29: Fusionfest. PCC Northwest Campus. Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Details: fusionfest.org or 797-3959.

April 28: Tucson Taco Festival. Downs Rillito, 4502 N. First Ave. 11 a.m.- 7 p.m. $10. Details: (480) 466-0579.

 

LIVE MUSIC

April 20: Andrew Bird with Laura Marling. Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. 7 p.m. $30 in advance/$33 day of show. All ages. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

 April 21-22: Club Crawl. Fourth Avenue to Congress Street. 7 p.m.-2 a.m. $12 in advance/$14 day of event. 21+. Tickets available Zia Records, Tucson Weekly.

April 23: Bon Iver with Feist. TCC Arena, 260 S. Church St. 7 p.m. $30-40 advance general admission. All ages. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

April 23: Tumbleweed Wanderers. Plush, 340 E. Sixth St. 9:30 p.m. Free. 21+. Details: plushtucson.com.

April 23: Dead Meadow with Spindrift and Stranger Family Band. Solar Culture, 31 E. Toole Ave. No time listed. $10. All ages. Details: solarculture.org.

April 27: The Project. Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St. 7 p.m. Price not listed. 21+. Details: hotelcongress.com/club.

April 29: Ingrid Michaelson with Harper Blynn. Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St. 7 p.m. $18 in advance/$20 day of show. All ages. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

May 3: Kyle Bronsdon. Plush, 340 E. Sixth St. 7 p.m. Free. 21+. Details: plushtucson.com.

 

CAMPUS EVENTS

April 19: Writing Contest. East Campus Community Room. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Details: 206-7427.

April 19-22: “Inherit the Wind.” West Campus CFA Proscenium Theatre. Thurs-Sat 7:30 p.m., Sun 2 p.m. $15, with discounts available. Box office: 206-6986.

April 21: Japanese Speech Contest. Exhibits, performances, student speech competitions. East Campus Community Room. Noon-5 p.m. Free. Details: 206-7616.

April 23: Show, Tell, Give: Earth Day. Downtown Campus. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Details: 206-4500.

April 23: Jazz Improv Combo. West Campus CFA Proscenium Theatre. 7:30 p.m. $6, with discounts available. Box office: 206-6986.

April 26: Earth Day Garden celebration. Desert Vista Campus Garden. 11:30 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Details: 206-4500.

April 27: NorthwestFest. Northwest Campus. 9:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Free. Details: 206-2131.

April 27: The Neon Mile: Sock Hop. Downtown Campus. 6-9 p.m. Free. Details: 206-7100.

May 1: Jazz Ensemble. West Campus CFA Proscenium Theatre. 7:30 p.m. $6, with discounts available. Box office: 206-6986.

May 2: Cinco de Mayo Celebration. Desert Vista Campus. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Details: 206-5026.

Through May 4: Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition. West Campus CFA Bernal Gallery. Free. Details: 206-6942.

Through May 25: Jazz Photo Exhibit. Downtown Campus, second floor lobby of Campus Center building. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays. Free. Details: 206-4500.

 

 PIMA HOME SPORTS

 April 21: Softball vs. Phoenix College at West Campus, noon.

April 24: Softball vs. Yavapai College at West Campus, 2 p.m.

April 28: Baseball vs. Cochise College at West Campus, noon.

April 28: Softball vs. Cochise College at West Campus, noon.

 

MOVIE EVENTS

DVD/Blu-ray releases:

 April 24:

“Contraband”

“Dark Tide”

“The Fields”

“The Innkeepers”

“Pariah”

“The Wicker Tree”

 

May 1:

“Covert Affairs: Season 2”

“Joyful Noise”

“Level Up”

“New Year’s Eve”

 

Movie openings:

 

April 20:

“Chimpanzee”

“The Lucky One”

“Think Like a Man”

 

April 27:

“The Five-Year Engagement”

“Footnote”

“Safe”

“The Sound of My Voice”

 

Loft Cinema events:

3223 E. Speedway Blvd., loftcinema.com

 

April 21: “Rocky Horror Picture Show.” Midnight. $6 general, $5 Loft members.

 

April 26: “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” Film introduction by musician Ralph Stanley at 6 p.m., film starts at 6:15 p.m. $8 general, $6 Loft members.

 

April 28: “The Garbage Pail Kids Movie.” Saturday Morning Cinema. 10 a.m. $6 general, $5 Loft members.

 

May 1: “The Education of Dee Dee Ricks.” 7 p.m. Live Skype Q&A with Dee Dee Ricks. Presented by Susan G. Komen for the Cure Southern Arizona. Free.

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Aztec Calendar – March 8-21

CAMPUS EVENTS

March 8: Voter registration. East Campus. 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

March 9: Cinema Under the Stars: “Date Night.” 6:30 p.m. Partnering with YMCA to provide childcare, dinner and a movie.

March 12: Summer registration opens.

March 12-18: Spring break. No classes. College offices open 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

March 16: FAFSA Frenzy Help Session. Desert Vista Campus. 9:30-11 a.m.

March 19: Open student forum at student government meeting. Northwest Campus. Noon.

March 21: NASA Fry Bread Sale. Desert Vista Campus. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Through March: Penny collections for Thirst Project. Mondays and Thursdays. Northwest Campus.

 

SPORTS HOME GAMES

March 10: Track and Field hosting ACCAC Conference Meet #1 @ West Campus. 10 a.m.

March 10: Baseball vs. Chandler-Gilbert Community College @ West Campus. Noon.

March 14-17: Baseball hosting Jack Howell Classic Tournament @ West Campus. All Day. Opponent /Time TBA.

March 20: Baseball vs. Glendale Community College @ West Campus. Noon.

March 20: Softball vs. Paradise Valley Community College @ West Campus. 2 p.m.

TUCSON EVENTS

March 10: Monster Jam. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tucson Arena, 260 S. Church. From $22, discounts available.

March 10-11: Tucson Festival of Books. 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. University Boulevard at the University of Arizona. Free.

March 13: “Presumed Guilty” as part of the Human Rights Watch Film Festival. The Loft. $7 students.

March 17-18: Oro Valley Spring Festival of the Arts. Oro Valley Market Place, 12155 N. Oracle Road.

March 17: Beat Cancer Boot Camp Challenge. Brandi Fenton Memorial Park.

March 17: 11th Annual Walk the Loop for Lupus. Reid Park.

March 18: Dave’s Run 5K for ALS. Crossroads at Silverbell Park in Marana.

LIVE MUSIC

March 8: Anoraak, 9 p.m., Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St., $3, 21+. Details: hotelcongress.com/club.

 

March 9: Brian Lopez with What Laura Says, 9 p.m., Plush, 340 E. Sixth St. $6 in advance/$8 at door, 21+. Details: plushtucson.com.

 

 March 13: Rachael Yamagata with Madi Diaz, 7 p.m., Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St., $15, Details: hotelcongress.com/club.

 

March 15: Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros with Rocco DeLuca, 7 p.m., Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St., $20 in advance/$21 day of show, all ages. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

 

 March 17: Devil Wears Prada with Every Time I Die, Let Live and Oh, Sleeper, 6 p.m., Rialto Theatre, 318 E. Congress St., $19 in advance/$21 day of show, all ages. Details: rialtotheatre.com.

 

 March 18: Cults with Spectrals and Mrs. Magician, 7 p.m., Club Congress, 311 E. Congress St., $11 in advance/$13 day of show. Details: hotelcongress.com/club.

 

 March 19: Yellow Ostrich, 9 p.m., Solar Culture, 31 E. Toole Ave. No ticket price listed. All ages. Details: solarculture.org.

 

 March 21: Al Foul, 9:30 p.m., Plush, 340 E. Sixth St. Free. 21+. Details: plushtucson.com.

 

MOVIE OPENINGS

Blu-ray and DVD releases:

March 13:

Absentia

The Adventures of Tintin

Bag of Bones

Breakout Kings: Season 1

Call Me Fitz: Season 2

The Descendants

Ghost Hunters International: Season 2, Part 1

Grimm’s Snow White

Happy Feet Two

The Killing: Season 1

Loosies

Melancholia

My Week with Marilyn

The Three Musketeers

Young Adult

March 20:

Carnage

Creature

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

The Killing: Season 1

The Muppets

Roadie

The Sitter

Splintered

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

 

Theater releases:

March 9:

A Thousand Words

Friends with Kids

Silent House

March 12:

Being Flynn

 March 16:

21 Jump Street

House of My Father

Jeff Who Lives at Home

Seeking Justice

 

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Campus Events

Campus Events

Northwest Campus

Student Life presents Halloween Party

The student life department at Pima Community College’s Northwest Campus is throwing a Halloween party!

This themed costume party will be held on Oct. 31 starting at 10 a.m. in room D201, the Student Life Center.

There will be a costume contest, pumpkin decorating and food. The party is open to all students.

Compiled by Megyn Fitzgerald

Trunk or Treat

Northwest Campus will be hosting its ninth annual Trunk or Treat on Oct. 29 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the campus parking lot.

This free family event will be filled with fun activities such as decorating car contests, costume contest for all ages.

More than 8,000 people are expected to attend this year.

The idea behind the event is to make trick or treating safe by handing out candy to kids from the trunk of a variety of cars.

“Moster House” will be showing as apart of Northwest Campus’s “Cinema Under the Stars,” at the outdoor amphitheater.

Northwest YMCA has paired up with PCC for fun, including performances, photo booths and face painting.

Compiled by Amy Zambrano

 

West Campus

Student Life Celebrates with a Haunted House

West Campus Student Life will hold a variety of events to celebrate the Halloween holiday on Monday, Oct. 31.

Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan will be hosting a haunted house in the main Health Related Professions courtyard from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Admission is $1, and all proceeds will benefit the club.

There will also be a costume contest in the cafeteria from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. iPod shuffles will be awarded to the person in categeories of most scary, funny and most creative costume.

All students and staff are welcome to participate, but must be present at 1 p.m. to win. Look for live entertainment during the contest.

Stock up on Halloween treats, and support M.E.Ch.A. during their bake sale from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Oct. 26 and 27. They will be selling candy and baked goods in the cafeteria and HRP courtyard.

Compiled by Allie Peot

Desert Vista Campus

Halloween party doubles as a fundraiser

The Desert Vista C.O.R.E. Club is hosting a fundraising Halloween party. The fundraising is to help the C.O.R.E. Club to get to New York for the 2012 NCORE conference.

The party will take place on Friday Oct. 28 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. in the Desert Vista campus cafeteria.

The cost is $5 per couple, $3 per person and $2 for children 14 and under. A DJ will

There is no costume necessary, and there will be food and candy for sale. and a DJ entertaining.

Compiled by Celeste Orendain

East Campus

All-Ages Carnival

“Safe Halloween” was an event that had previously brought hundreds of people to Pima Community College’s East Campus.

This year PCC and the City of Tucson have paired up to offer a similar event—a Halloween fun night.

The “Carnival of Horrors” event will include costume contests, art projects and a haunted house from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29 at William Clements Center, 8155 E. Poinciana Drive.

The costume contests offer categories for children ages 2-4, ages 5-8 and ages 9-12. Teens, adults and families also have separate categories and registration is mandatory and available on site.

An adult must accompany all children and admission is $3. Children under 1 years old are free.

Admission includes a free bag of popcorn and free cotton candy.

For more information, call 791-5787.

Compiled by Debbie Hadley

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