Click here to view special events at the Glendale Adult Center, 5970 W. Brown St.
37th Annual Saguaro Astronomy Club
Public Star Party
Saturday, Oct. 4, at Thunderbird Conservation Park, 67th Ave and Patrick Ln.
(3/4 mile north of Deer Valley Rd)
Members of the Saguaro Astronomy Club will have large and small telescopes set up and available for public viewing from 6 to 9:30 p.m. (sunset 6:09 p.m.). They will show a variety of astronomical objects including the moon, planets, stars, galaxies and deep sky wonders. Club volunteers will be glad to answer questions you may have about the heavens and astronomy in general. Weather permitting, please join us for a night under the stars! Sponsored by Glendale Parks and Recreation and hosted by the Saguaro Astronomy Club.
Touch a Truck
10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 18
Westgate Entertainment District,
6770 N. Sunrise Blvd., East Parking Lot
This event is FUN for the entire family and educational too!
Come out, look at, sit in and “Touch A Truck”
of all sizes and shapes. This unique and exciting event is a wonderful opportunity for families to see, touch, interact
with and learn about big trucks and their functions. Industrial, commercial, rental, fire and city
vehicles will be on display. Enjoy shopping, dining and more before and after the event at Westgate Entertainment District! For more information, call 623-930-2820. Click here to view the event flyer.
Foothills Neighborhood Halloween Event
Friday, Oct. 24, 6 to 8 p.m., at Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center, 5600 W. Union Hills Dr.
Children, ages 10 and younger, can load up on candy at the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center and enjoy an evening of activities, including carnival games, photo opportunities, temporary tattoos, train rides (additional cost), costume parade and arts and crafts. Absolute Rhythm Dance Company will be on site with a “Thriller” dance performance. Admission can be purchased the night of the event for $4 ($5 non-residents). Supervision is required: Parents are FREE. For more information, call 623-930-4610 or click here.
8th Annual Santa’s Workshop
Saturday, Dec. 13, 10 a.m. to noon, at Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center,
5600 W. Union Hills Dr.
Kids of all ages are invited to this special event where they can purchase holiday presents (everything is $2) for their friends, family or even their pets. A store will be set up with a variety of items sure to make everyone happy. Santa’s elves will be on site to wrap their selection in holiday wrapping paper. Please arrive early for best selection of products. For more information, please contact Darren at 623-930-4610.