FC Tucson and Major League Soccer have announced that five teams
will take part in the 2015 Desert Friendlies and that an updated
group of six teams will compete in the 2015 FC Tucson Desert
Tucson Electric Power (TEP) is accepting nominations for the
second annual TEP BrightEE Awards, which recognize customers and
other community partners for energy savings achieved through the
company’s energy efficiency (EE) programs.
Identity theft has quickly become one of the most costly crimes
happening today. In response to this problem, the Pima County
Sheriff’s Department has partnered with Shred-It to host several
“Shred-A-Thons.” The goal of these events is to raise the public’s
awareness and educate them about identity theft. By shredding old
documents, you can decrease the chances of thieves stealing and
assuming your identity.
On Saturday October 11, dozens of rockets will light up the
night sky west of Tucson at the Fall 2014 Night Launch hosted by
the Southern Arizona Rocketry Association (SARA), Tucson's own
rocket club. Best of all, it's free!
Tucson Meet Yourself, which is celebrating 41
years, wants you to join its family of volunteers. This year’s festival will be
downtown Oct. 10-12 and will offer plenty of opportunities for
volunteers to have a behind-the-scenes experience at the
Southwest’s premiere cultural festival.
Casa de los Niños is one of 15 nonprofit organizations chosen by
the Alliance for Children and Families to benefit from personalized
expert assistance to better position the organization for
sustainability as effective providers of child and family
behavioral health services.
The Confucius Institute at the University of Arizona (CIUA) is
excited to present the third Annual Chinese Culture Festival
September 20-28, 2014 in Tucson, AZ. This year is the tenth
anniversary of the establishment of Confucius Institutes around the
world. We will join other Confucius Institutes to hold a Confucius
Institute Day as the opening of the 2014 CIUA Chinese Culture
Festival. Special lectures on Chinese concepts of time and on
Confucius as an historical figure will be presented by faculty from
the Department of East Asian Studies at the University of Arizona.
The theme of this year’s Festival is “Health Promotion and
Wellness.” In addition to our annual language competition, culture
exhibition, concert, and Chinese martial arts demonstration, we
will present a special Chinese food therapy dinner lecture, a
professional workshop on traditional Chinese medicine, and a
lecture on acupuncture and health by faculty from leading
universities of Chinese medicine in China. Tucsonans are guaranteed
a rich cultural experience; Last year, over 3000 Arizonans
participated in the CIUA Chinese Culture Festival.