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March 5, 2015

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Google Maps Beautiful Games: American Indian Sport and Art (through Nov 29). Features artwork, artifacts, history and discussions about sports and its role in tribal life. 9:30am-5pm Mon-Sat, 11am-5pm Sun; 6-10pm First Fridays. $18 adults, $7.50 students/ages 6-12, ages 5 & under free. Heard Museum, 2301 N Central Ave. 602-252-8840 or

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Google Maps CATS (Thur-Sun Mar 5-8). The gathering of Jellicle cats at which time one special cat is selected to ascend to the Heaviside layer. Call for times. $18 adults, $15 students/seniors/ages 12 & under. Musical Theatre of Anthem, 42323 N Vision Way, Bldg 2, Anthem.

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Google Maps Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame (Jan 24-May 3). More than 200 of the rarest artifacts from the Pro Football Hall of Fame, including legendary gear, photos and documents chronicling the cultural phenomenon that is football today. 10am-5pm. $12 ($8 members). Arizona Science Center, 600 E Washington St. 602-716-2000 or

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Google Maps Jack Rabbit & The Desert Tortoise (Wed-Sun Mar 4-15). The classic tale with an Arizona twist. 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

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Google Maps Leonardo da Vinci's Codex Leicester and the Power of Observation (through Apr 12). Exhibition is focused around the Codex Leicester - comprised of 18 double-page and double-sided sheets (72 pages total). This is the only manuscript by Leonardo in a private American collection and one of the world's most important intellectual manuscripts. Also included will be paintings, photographs and a video installation, depicting a broad range of subject matter including water, waves, shells, peppers, milk, geysers, leaves, sand, oceans and the moon. 10am-9pm Wed, 10am-5pm Thur-Sat, noon-5pm Sun; closed Mon & Tues. $15 adults, $10 students, $6 ages 6-17, ages 5 & under free. Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N Central Ave. 602-257-1880 or

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Google Maps Mini Music Makers Series. 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 Native Trails. All ages. Music, dance, art and traditional Native American foods. Noon-1pm. Free. Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts (outdoors), 7380 E 2nd St, Scottsdale. 480-421-1004 or

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Google Maps Page to Screen (Feb 13-June 6). Original movie scripts, vintage toys and animation cells from our country's most treasured books that have been made into movies and TV shows. 10am-6pm Tues-Wed & Thur, 10am-7pm Fri, 11am-6pm Sat. Open Sundays during performances, closed Monday. Free. Tempe Center for the Arts, 700 W Rio Salado Pkwy, Tempe. 480-350-2822 or

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Google Maps Peace Makers (through Apr 29). Weavings by more than 90 students at Zuni Elementary School in Peoria tell individual and collective stories of peace. 10am-5pm Mon-Sat, noon-5pm Sun. Free. SMoCA Young@Art Gallery, 7380 E Second St, Scottsdale. 480-874-4666 or

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Google Maps The Art of Healing (through May 29) Artwork created through Young Arts Arizona by youth hospitalized at Cardon Children's Medical Center. 9am-4pm Mon-Fri. Free. Phoenix Center for the Arts, 1202 N 3rd St. 602-852-3605 or

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Google Maps Willy Wonka Jr. (Wed-Sat Feb 25-Mar 7). Musical based on the book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Ronald Dahl. Presented by Actor's Youth Theatre. 7pm Wed-Fri, 3 & 7pm Sat. $13. Tuscany Theatre, 861 N Higley Rd, Gilbert. 480-907-7050 or

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