Ac ti v ities F or Fa milies Young Actors Theatre http://www.tempe.gov/arts/art/ yasyat.htm 7:30pm, July 16 Edna Vihel Center for the Arts 3340 S. Rural Road 480-350-5800 Stop in and get a head start with information about upcoming fall classes, programs and services. Cool off and enjoy some ice cream, karaoke, raffle prizes and pick up some free school supplies. Fee: None. Families T 8/4 5-7pm ESCA Summer art education students present their annual play, followed by a public reception. Free. 2009 Wave Pool Theme Days Kiwanis Recreation Center Events 1-3pm Wave Pool Hours 1-5pm Children under the age of 8 must have an adult with them at all times. Young Artists Studio http://www.tempe.gov/arts/art/yasyat.htm June 25-Aug. 20 Edna Vihel Center for the Arts Gallery 3340 S. Rural Road Students display work from summer art programs. Free. The Tempe Public Library, Escalante and North Tempe Community Centers have partnered together to bring these exciting performers out into our community. A special thanks goes to the Friends of the Tempe Public Library for sponsoring the 2009 Sumer Special Event Series. 7 weeks: 6/3-7/15. Fee: None. Special Events at Escalante Community Center Wednesdays from 1-2pm. Call 480-350-5800 for further information. Special Events at North Tempe Community Center Wednesdays from 10:30-11:30am Call 480-858-6500 for further information. June 3 – Capoeira June 10 – Reptile Adventure June 17 – Craig Davis – Circus of Illusion June 24 – Step Junk Funk July 1 – Mad Science July 8 – Magical Michael Steele and Yo-Yo’s July 15 – Steel Drum Band Mother’s Day Weekend: May 9-10, 2009 1-3pm Mothers get in FREE with their child’s paid admission. Armed Forces Weekend: May 16-17, 2009 1-3pm Show your military ID and get in FREE. Happy Birthdays Day: May 23, 2009 1-3pm FREE wave pool admission with proof of your birthday in May. Report Card Day: June 6, 2009 1-3pm Bring in your last report card and get ½ off! A report card with straight A’s gets you in FREE. Father’s Day Weekend: June 20-21, 2009 1-3pm Fathers get in FREE with their child’s paid admission. Happy Birthdays Day: June 27, 2009 1-3pm FREE wave pool admission with proof of your birthday in June. Listen to FM 89.9 Air 1 radio for a chance to win a prize pack. Air 1 will be at the event. Happy Birthdays Day: July 25, 2009 1-3pm FREE wave pool admission with proof of your birthday in July. Listen to FM 89.9 Air 1 radio for a chance to win a prize pack. Air 1 will be at the event. Happy Birthdays Day: August 29, 2009 1-3pm FREE wave pool admission with proof of your birthday in August. Listen to FM 89.9 Air 1 radio for a chance to win a prize pack. Air 1 will be at the event. Grandparent's Day: September 5, 2009 1-3pm Grandparents get in FREE with paid grandchild's admission. Boy Scout's Day: September 19, 2009 1-3pm Boy Scouts wear your uniform or shirt and get one FREE admission to the wave pool. Happy Birthdays Day: September 26, 2009 1-3pm FREE wave pool admission with proof of your birthday in September. Listen to FM 89.9 Air 1 radio for a chance to win a prize pack. Air 1 will be at the event. * No other discounts apply with promotions. RED, WHITE & BLUE FAMILY FUN Gates Open 4 p.m. Live Entertainment Kids Zone, Food Booths Fireworks Spectacular at 9 p.m. $5 in advance at City of Tempe Outlets $6 in advance at valley-wide Fry’s and Fry’s Marketplace $8 at gate or 2 for $15 Children 12 & younger FREE SPECIAL EVENTS 480-858-6500 1555 N. Bridalwreath St. Tempe, AZ 85281 Bring your entire family, friends, or neighbors to these fun-filled events. Prizes, raffles, and snack concession stand will be available. Admission is FREE! Phone registration required for each family. Bus, Rail & Bike to Tempe 4th of July! For more information www.tempe4th.com 480.350.5189 Family Bingo Nights 6-7:30pm • May 29th • June 26th • August 28th Family Movie Night 6-8pm April 24th and July 31st Ac ti v ities F or Fa milies Tempe Symphony Orchestra Auditions www.tempe.gov/arts/tso August 28, 6:30-9pm Tempe Center for the Arts 700 W. Rio Salado Parkway Those wishing to audition for the 2009-2010 Tempe Symphony Orchestra season should bring their instruments and the music they want to play. The symphony is looking for musicians, especially string players, to bring its sections up to 20 first violins, 20 second violins, 12 violas, 12 cellos and 6 string basses (or more). The first rehearsal is Aug. 31. Tempe Historical Museum 480-350-5100-The Tempe Historical Museum is currently under renovation. Public access to the Museum building for research and photographic reproduction services is by appointment only. Call 480-350-5100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For information about the renovation, visit www.tempe. gov/museum. Tempe Historical Museum Exhibit at Tempe Public Library, Second Floor Gallery “Useful or Collectible: from Toilets to Teacups” This ceramics exhibition allows visitors to observe historic and contemporary ceramics and learn which are utilitarian and which are collectible. Among the objects on display are commemorative plates, bottles, creamers, crocks, steamers, bowls, platters, pitchers, shaving mugs, chamber pots, commodes, flower pots, candle holders, medicine containers, jewelry boxes, clocks, toys, Disney collectibles and more. It is open through May 15. Tempe Historical Museum Exhibit on Mill Avenue 680 S. Mill Ave., Suite 109 • June 13 at McClintock • June 20 at Escalante 6-8 pm Join us Friday nights in June at Tempe's outdoor pools for fun and frolic. Pool Games for the entire family, plus snow cones, music, and more! Mark your calendar now your family to have fun and stay cool by the pool! Admission $2 for a family of six $.50 cents for each additional person “Museum on Mill” Thanks to DMB Associates, the Tempe Historical Museum has a Mill Avenue storefront exhibit space that currently features the Museum’s renovation. See many consultant renderings of both the new exterior and the new exhibit hall. Also at this site are some historic photos of downtown buildings. Try being a Photo Detective and determine which businesses now occupy these downtown Tempe buildings. Youth general Interest Monster Under My Bed Drawing Camp North Tempe Summer Day Camp Passport To Summer Down Under Read and Draw with Young Rembrandts and Eric Carle Young Actors Theatre: Expanded Program Young Artists Studio Young Rembrandts Pastel Camp Youth sPorts CamPs Boys Hoop Star Basketball Camps Shooting Camp Offensive Specialty Camp Cheerleader Camp Girls Volleyball Camps Girls Competition Camp Girls Volleyball Camps Competition Camp Indoor Soccer Camp at Kiwanis Recreation Center Tennis Camp See page 13 for complete camp descriptions.