courtesy photo, Natalie Massarany, 14, prepared her painting for the Toscana Gallery Student Show 2009, which opens Saturday, Aug. 29, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the gallery, located at 9040 N. Oracle, Suite A in Oro Valley. The phone number is 575-1445, the web site www.toscanastudioandgallery.com.
courtesy of the artist, Irish band Cara and 2 Duos will perform on Saturday, Aug. 29, at 8 p.m.
courtesy photo, Arches National Park is among the places celebrated Saturday, when the University of Arizona and Arizona Public Media host the National Parks Family Expo at Centennial Hall. The event runs from 2 to 6 p.m. From 4 to 5, a screening is set for Ken Burns' "The National Parks: America's Best Idea." For more information, go to AZpublicmedia.org.