When the Musical Instrument Museum of Phoenix presents “Family Day” this Saturday, July 26, museum-goers can enjoy not only exhibits filled with instruments and artifacts from around the globe, but also entertainment by local groups, including the Rosie’s House Mariachi Ensemble. Mariachi music originated in Mexico and features instruments that include violin, guitar and trumpet. […]
iPads, tablets, cell phones: Bring those devices to the hospital! A new study published in the July 2014 issue of Pediatrics, the journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, shows that video chats reduce stress for hospitalized kids. What they asked: Researchers followed 232 children hospitalized for four days or more who were given access […]
I am not a golfer (unless you count miniature golf, and I have even been known to cheat at that), so I must admit I was feeling a little out of my element when I walked into TopGolf with RAK Marketing Director MaryAnn Ortiz-Lieb. I was soon put at ease when Golf Services Manager Chilo […]
Summer nights in the pool are a highlight of childhood in Arizona. This simple, kid-friendly craft will add a bit of magic to those twilight swims. All you need is a few plastic water bottles, glow sticks and pebbles. • Add five or six pebbles to the water bottle to help it sink. • […]
Batman Day. Ages 12-18. Learn whether the Caped Crusader's tools could work in real life, create Batman goodies and have a Villain mugshot taken. 6-8pm. Free. Preregister. Foothills Branch Library, 19055 N 57th Ave, Glendale. 623-930-3837 or glendaleaz.com/library.
We have copies of the Deluxe Edition Blu-ray™ and DVD to give away. Just in time for summer vacation, this “hilarious family adventure” will samba its way into your home with exciting bonus features and extras everyone will enjoy. The RIO 2 Blu-ray™ and DVD brings everything you loved from the first Rio, but with […]