“It’s an adoptive relationship,” characters sometimes explain during “Mr. Peabody & Sherman,” a film about a genius dog who adopts the baby boy he finds crying inside a box left in a rainy New York City alleyway. Like those who’ve looked down on other unions—whether between people of different races or people of the same […]
The acronym STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) gets used a lot in education. I visit schools to see STEM activities and sometimes they are mostly S with some T, or plenty of E but little S. A true STEM curriculum integrates science, technology, engineering and mathematics to solve problems and enhance the discussion of issues […]
We have the scoop on this weekend’s family events all over the Valley: See some really big birds in Chandler, try some island foods in Tempe and taste-test some salsa. Visit our daily online calendar of events to keep up with additional local events, live performances and continuing exhibits. Or download our free mobile calendar […]
Lure your little leprechauns with this colorful craft that is sure to end in gold. Cut strips one inch wide from the long side of the paper, making one for each color. Stack the strips in rainbow order, with red on top. Leave the red strip full length, then trim each strip one inch shorter […]
Tres Rios Nature & Earth Festival. All ages. Wildlife on display, canoeing, archery, birdwatching, hiking and hands-on activities for children. 10am-4pm. Free. Base and Meridian wildlife area, 115th Ave & the Gila River, Avondale. 623-333-2400 or tresriosnaturefestival.com.
Enter to win tickets to an advance screening of “Divergent” at 7pm on Tuesday, March 18 at the Harkins Tempe Marketplace. Synopsis: In a future world where people are divided into distinct factions based on their personalities, Tris Prior is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers […]
Enter to win a complimentary spot at the Albertsons Larry Fitzgerald Football ProCamp presented by Banner Children’s and SunnyD. Your child could have an opportunity to interact with and learn from Arizona Cardinals star wide receiver at his annual youth football camp! The two-day camp runs from 9am to 12:30pm the weekend of May 10 […]