Bring on the pumpkins, food trucks and live music! It’s the season of fall festivals and we’ve found all sorts of fun choices for families who like to get outdoors and try new things this time of year. Fun with fall holidays Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix presents “The Great Pumpkin Festival” Thursday, Oct. 23 […]
Why support AIDS Walk Arizona? These days, when we think about infectious diseases, the first thing that comes to everyone’s mind is the Ebola virus. But HIV/AIDS is still with us. Arizona Department of Health Services data estimates that in 2013, more than 15,000 people in the state of Arizona carried an HIV positive diagnosis […]
Pectus excavatum – A simpler surgery to fix “sunken chest”
It was simply a slight indentation at the chest—nothing that anyone else would notice about a young, growing girl who also happened to be slender. Anyone else but her mom, of course. “I knew her body, head to toe,” says Brenda Hosek of Peoria. “I thought she would outgrow it as she put meat on […]
If your children don’t mind getting their hands dirty, work together to create this delightfully disgusting slime. Empty a four-ounce bottle of school glue into a bowl. Fill the empty bottle with warm water, shake and pour out into the bowl. Color the slime by mixing in two tablespoons of acrylic craft paint or eight […]
C-Town Suitcase Club. Ages 3-5 (with an adult). Travel through time and explore everyday objects. 10-11am. Free. Chandler Museum, 300 S Chandler Village Dr, Chandler. 480-782-2717 or chandlermuseum.org.
Enter to win a family 4-pack to see Circus Vargas, one of the last traveling Big Top Circus acts featuring elaborate illusions, unbelievable feats of courage and amazing acts of acrobatic and aerial artistry. Oct 30-Nov 3 at Desert Sky Mall; Nov 6-10 at Superstition Springs and Nov 13-24 at The Pavilions at Talking Stick. […]
Enter to win a Family Value Pack to the game on Saturday, Oct. 25 to watch the Arizona Coyotes take on the Florida Panthers. Act fast the deadline is tomorrow! The Family Pack includes: 4 lower level tickets, 4 sodas and 4 hot dogs. Deadline for entries: Noon on Thursday, Oct. 23. Winners will be […]