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February 10, 2016

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Google Maps Activity Time. Babies-preschoolers (with an adult). 30 minutes of unstructured playtime, then 30 minutes of finger play songs, playing with puppets, musical instruments, storytime, nursery rhymes and dancing. 9:30-10:30am. $6/child. Toys & Playtime Oasis, 13802 N Scottsdale Rd #116, Scottsdale. 480-948-4630 or

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Google Maps Behind the Scenes Tour. All ages. Learn how curators care for their collections. 2-2:30pm. Included with admission: $6 adults, $3 ages 6-17, ages 5 & under free. Pueblo Grande Museum, 4619 E Washington. 602-495-0901 or

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Google Maps Bruce Munro: Ferryman's Crossing (through Apr 24). Shimmering rows of reflective compact discs lit by pulses of light comprise this installation that evokes sunlight bouncing off the surface of flowing water. noon-5pm Tues-Wed & Sun, noon-9pm Thur-Sat. $7 adults, $5 students, ages 15 & under free; free to all on Thur and after 5pm Fri-Sat. Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, 7374 E 2nd St, Scottsdale. 480-874-4666 or

Google Maps Concerts at The MIM (Feb 2-29). John Hammond Feb 2; Caravan of Thieves Feb 4; Muriel Anderson, DeDe Wyland and the Sonoran Dogs Feb 5; Pavlo Feb 6; BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet Feb 6; Charles Lloyd and Friends Feb 8; International Guitar Night Feb 9; Nicole Pesce Quartet Feb 10; Kruger Brothers Feb 13; Stephane Wrembel Feb 14; Rickie Lee Jones Feb 17; Calidore String Quartet Feb 18; Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra Feb 19; Aaron Goldberg Trio Feb 20; Masters of Hawaiian Music Feb 21; Aoife O'Donovan Feb 22; Kurt Elling Feb 23; Regina Carter's Southern Comfort Feb 25; Bill Frisell Feb 27; Leo Kottke Feb 28-29. Call for prices and times. Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E Mayo Blvd. 480-478-6000 or

Google Maps Confluence: Inter-generational Collaborations (Feb 6-Apr 17). Features works co-created by seven pairs of American Indian artists from the greater Southwest region. Each pair consists of one established mentor artist and one emerging artist (age 16 to 20). Each partnership will involve the co-creation of a collaborative piece or series of pieces, depending on the medium. 9:30am-5pm Mon-Sat, 11am-5pm Sun; 6-10pm First Fridays. $18 adults, $7.50 students/ages 6-17, ages 5 & under free. Heard Museum, 2301 N Central Ave. 602-252-8840 or

Google Maps Every Picture Tells a Story (through Mar 13). Created around seven distinct geographic regions. Illustrates how the wildlife and vegetation inspire American Indian artists. 9:30am-5pm Mon-Sat, 11am-5pm Sun; 6-10pm First Fridays. $18 adults, $7.50 students/ages 6-17, ages 5 & under free. Heard Museum, 2301 N Central Ave. 602-252-8840 or

Google Maps Family Tumble Time. Ages 1-6 (with an adult). Unstructured play time in the gym. 12:30-1:30pm. $5-$8/child, adults free. Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center, 3110 E Thunderbird Rd. 602-992-5790 or

Google Maps Festival of the Arts (Wed-Sun Feb 10-14). Arizona's longest running art festival features the work of 175 artists, craft persons and musicians. 10am-5pm. Free. Village of Tubac, 2 Tubac Rd, Tubac. 520-398-2704 or

Google Maps Hotel Saguaro (Wed-Sun Feb 10-28). Meet Sammy Saguaro, his wise Grandpa and all their desert-dwelling friends. 10am Wed-Sat, 2pm Sat-Sun. $10 adults, $7 ages 12 & under. Reservations recommended. Great Arizona Puppet Theater, 302 W Latham St. 602-262-2050 or

Google Maps Lub Dub's Science Hour. All ages. Weekly themes, arts & crafts, stories and a science experiment. 2-3pm. Included with admission: $5 ages 4 & up, ages 3 & under free. Halle Heart Children's Museum, 2929 S 48th St, Tempe. 602-414-2800 or

Google Maps Michelangelo: Sacred and Profane (Jan 17-Mar 27). Twenty-six rare drawings from the renowned collection of the Casa Buonarroti in Florence, Italy, comprise the exhibition. The Casa Buonarroti, once owned by the artist, is the world's largest repository for Michelangelo's drawings, architectural studies, and memoirs. 10am-9pm Wed, 10am-5pm Thur-Sat, noon-5pm Sun. Included with admission: $15 adults, $10 students, $6 ages 6-17, ages 5 & under free. Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N Central Ave. 602-257-1880 or

Google Maps MIMkids Mini Music Makers. Ages 5 & under (with an adult). Early childhood music-education program where children explore music from around the world through developmentally appropriate activities. Times vary by age. $12/class; $40/series of 4 classes. The Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E Mayo Blvd. 480-245-6962 or

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Google Maps National Geographic Live: Spinosaurus - Lost Giant of the Cretaceous (Wed Feb 10). Paleontologist Nizar Ibrahim shares his remarkable story of discovering of the first semiaquatic dinosaur. 7:30pm. $20-$38. Mesa Arts Center, 1 E Main St, Mesa. 480-644-6500 or

Google Maps POPnology (Feb 7-May 15). Exhibit connects the latest advancements in science, technology and popular culture. Includes hands-on robotics, virtual projection games, the first 3-D printed car, the Mars Rover, futuristic musical technology and more. 10am-5pm. Call for prices. Arizona Science Center, 600 E Washington St. 602-716-2000 or

Google Maps Story time for Tots. Ages 2-5 (with an adult). Mother Fun and educational story time. 10-11am. Included with admission: $19.95 adults, $17.95 students/seniors/military, $12.95 ages 3-11, ages 2 & under free. Butterfly Wonderland, 9500 E Via de Ventura, Scottsdale. 480-800-3000 or

Google Maps SUPERFLEX: Superfake/The Parley (through Apr 30). Features new images, video and sculptural works by the Danish artist collective Superflex. The project takes a painting in the collection attributed to Frederic Remington as a starting point to examine issues of authenticity, reproduction and value, including the emotional value of an artwork. 11am-8pm Tues, 11am-5pm Wed-Sat. Free. ASU Art Museum, 51 E 10th St, Tempe. 480) 965-2787 or

Google Maps The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Feb 9-11). Hilarious play centers around a fictional spelling bee held in a middle school gym. Six, quirky adolescent spellers compete in the Bee, run by three, equally quirky grown-ups. 7pm. $10, $8 students. Chaparral High School's Auditorium, 6935 East Gold Dust Ave, Scottsdale.

Google Maps The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe (Jan 29-Feb 12). This is the first story of Narnia written by C.S. Lewis and it tells the story of how these four children with the help of Aslan, the Great Lion, help defeat the White Witch who holds Narnia. 10am. $18.50 adults, $15.50 ages 13 & under. Arizona Broadway Theatre, 7701 W Paradise Ln, Peoria. 623-776-8400 or

Winterfest (Feb 1-29). Features more than 100 events including skiing, winter sports, snow sculpture, snow softball, parade, concerts, shows, historic tours, workshops & winter star gazing. Locations and costs vary, some events are free. Throughout Flagstaff. 928-774-4505 or

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