Events

April 5, 2013

Community Briefs April 5, 2013

Cheap produce available

Market on the Move will offer up to 60 pounds of produce for $10 on Saturday and April 20, May 4 and 18, 7 – 10 a.m., at the Thunder Mountain Activity Centre pavilion. Everyone is invited to participate.

For more information, contact marketonthemovesv@gmail.com.

See vintage baseball tournament

The Friends of the Warren Ballpark will host the 4th Annual Copper City Classic Vintage Baseball Tournament Saturday and Sunday, at Bisbee’s 103-year-old Historic Warren Ballpark. Gates open at 10 a.m. on both days, and play continues all day. Enjoy old-style baseball played by 1860 rules be teams wearing period uniforms, including the local Bisbee Black Sox.

For detailed information, go to www.friendsofwarrenballpark.com or call 432.3813. For more information on vintage base ball, visit www.arizonavintagebaseball.com.

Have dinner with Men Who Cook

Twenty local celebrity chefs or men known for their culinary skills will prepare dinner for members of the Sierra Vista community on Saturday, 6-8 p.m., at the Windemere Hotel on State Route 92, across from the Mall. The cost is $40 per person and includes appetizers, soup, salad entrees and dessert.

Tickets are available at Ace Hardware, Safeway, Dillards or the Sierra Vista Chamber of Commerce.

For more information, call 458.9072.

Square dance planned

Join the Thunder Mountain Twirlers April 12, 7:30 – 9:30 p.m., for a mainstream dance with a plus-tip at the end of the night. Cost is $4 for members and $5 for non-members. Snacks are provided. The dance takes place at the Sierra Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, 101 N. Lenzner, Sierra Vista.

For more information, contact 378.6719 or email svtmt@cox.net.

Run your own 401K

Business attire, running shoes and briefcase or padfolio are the uniform for the “Run Your Own 401K” 4.01 kilometer, 2.5-mile run April 13 at 9 a.m. The race begins and ends at the Veterans’ Memorial Park Bandshell. The $20 registration fee includes a T-shirt.

This inaugural event is sponsored by the Sierra Vista Sunrise Rotary in conjunction with Freedom Financial Architects.

Register at www.active.com or www.shopbisbee.com/401K.

For more information, contact 458.0801 or kbuaz@yahoo.com.

Become Water Wise

Learn tips and tricks to become more water wise and help save a natural resource on April 13, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., at The Mall in Sierra Vista, El Mercado Loop. There will be a variety of displays and demonstrations. More information is available at www.SierraVistaAZ.gov.

DM sponsors run/walk

The Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Fitness Center staff will sponsor its first Desert Boneyard 5K Fun Run/Walk April 27 at the base near Amarg Gate, off of Kolb and Irvington Road. Participants must pre-register by April 14. Cost is $25, a health waiver is needed, and youth under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

To register, go to dmforcesupport.com. Click on the Desert Boneyard 5K Fun Run/Walk link. Fill in the required information and complete the health waiver that must be turned in at check-in on April 27.

For more information, call 1.520.228.0022.

Books and Tots Story Time

The Parents as Teachers Program staff invite parents and their children to their first Books and Tots Story Time. This event will be held at the Mountain Vista Community Center, 102 Davis off Lawton Rd. on April 16, 10 – 11:15 a.m. There will be stories, songs and crafts.

For more information, call 452.9784, ext. 15.

Celebrate Astronomy Day

The Huachuca Astronomy Club will celebrate National Astronomy Day on April 20, 10 a.m. until late afternoon, weather permitting. The event will take place at the Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma St. There will be several powerful telescopes for safely viewing the Sun and Moon. There will be exhibits, materials and a 1,000-yard scale model of the Solar System. Everyone is welcome. Admission is free.

Vendors sought for West End Fair

The City of Sierra Vista seeks vendors for the West End Street Fair to be held May 4 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Applications are available at www.SierraVistaAZ.gov. Search “West End Fair.”

 




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