Author Archive: Jade Nunes

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Recess for the Grown-Ups

Recess for the Grown-Ups

October 6, 2013 |

There are levitating balls, a miniature train set and a sound wave machine. You want to experiment and play. It’s okay, you can admit it. This stuff is cool! But you’re an adult, and the Children’s Museum is just for kids. Right? Wrong. At 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, the Children’s Museum opens its […]

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“The Room”: A Portal to the Other Side?

“The Room”: A Portal to the Other Side?

October 1, 2013 |

“Have you ever walked in a room, and for whatever reason, it doesn’t even have to be a spooky feeling or anything, but you just get a feeling?” asks John Redmon, also known as Dr. Jonathon Arcane. “In this world, people emit energy, emit impressions and they can have a residual effect. It doesn’t have […]

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Fashionably Yours, Cardboard

Fashionably Yours, Cardboard

September 24, 2013 |

Wearing used clothes is one thing, but wearing used cardboard? Yes. Yes, indeed! At 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, participants and guests at the Cardboard Ball are doing just that. Artist and community members will showcase fun fashions and artistic creations at this one of a kind party – and, you guessed it – everything […]

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Children’s Museum Celebrates Literacy

Children’s Museum Celebrates Literacy

September 23, 2013 |

X marks the spot! After a month long treasure hunt in which children have been challenged to visit various locations around town – libraries and family eateries – and partake different activities to gain stamps on their “treasure maps,” the Children’s Museum will host “Love of Literary,” a free admission day devoted to cultivating a […]

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Weightless Joy

Weightless Joy

September 19, 2013 |

The trampoline. It beckons all ages to experience its promise of adrenaline and excitement. It’s a time machine, bringing back memories of childhood: sweaty summer afternoons, birthday parties and laughter. And, as if constructed from magnets, it pulls people to its bouncy surface – even if for a single jump. Walking through the doors of Get […]

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Mosey for Mutts

Mosey for Mutts

September 13, 2013 |

Humane Society of Southern Arizona Hosts a Fundraising Walk on Sat., Sept. 28. “We have approximately 525 animals on site at any give time,” explains Samantha Esquivel, public relations lead for the Humane Society of Southern Arizona (HSSA), regarding the number of critters the center regularly shelters. “They have as much time to be adopted […]

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Labor of (Animal) Love

Labor of (Animal) Love

August 30, 2013 |

Labor Day typically marks the end of summer vacations and the last of the dog days of summer. But for a few furry friends at the Pima Animal Care Center, it is a day of treats, cuddles and most importantly, a good long walk. Pima Animal Care Center, located at 4000 N. Silverbell Rd., held […]

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