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January 19, 2017

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Google Maps Baby Time. An early literacy specialist from Phoenix Public Library stops in every Thursday to share songs, rhymes, books and activities to promote movement in toddlers and infants. 9:15am Free. Changing Hands Bookstore, 300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix. 602-274-0067 or changinghands.com

Google Maps Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Event (Sat Jan 14-Sun Jan 22). All ages. American and European classic, sports and racing cars, auctions, live entertainment and charity events. Gates open 8am. $20 and up; $10 and up for children. WestWorld, 16601 N Pima Rd, Scottsdale. barrett-jackson.com

Google Maps Beyond the Bricks (Thursdays through May). Thursday Night Live is presented by State Farm. Enjoy live music, food and beer and wine in downtown Tempe. 5:30-7:30pm. Free. Hayden Square Amphitheater, 154 W 5th St, Tempe. downtowntempe.com

Google Maps Changing Hands Storytime (Phoenix). Interactive story time for preschoolers and kindergarteners. 10am. Free. Changing Hands Bookstore, 300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix. 602-274-0067 or changinghands.com

Google Maps Changing Hands Storytime (Tempe). Interactive storyitme for preschoolers and kindergarteners. 10:15am. Free. Changing Hands Tempe, 6428 S. McClintock Dr, Tempe. 480-730-0205 or changinghands.com

Google Maps Cinderella (Wed-Sun through Jan 22). The classic story of true love, and a glass slipper, performed with elegant hand puppets. 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 azpuppets.org

Google Maps Concerts at the MIM (Jan 5, 16, 17, 19 and 20). Extreme Acoustic Guitar (Jan 5), Ladysmith Black Mambazo (Jan 16 and 17), Steve Tyrell (Jan 19 and 20) and the Arizona Musicfest Young Musician Winter Concert (Jan 29). Call for prices and times. Prices vary. Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E Mayo Blvd, Phoenix. 480-478-6000 or mim.org

Google Maps Disney on Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment (Thur-Sun Jan 19-22). Ice-skating spectacle featuring favorite Disney characters from animated films. 7pm Thur; 10:30am & 7pm Fri; 11am, 3 & 6:30pm Sat; noon & 4pm Sun. $22.50 & up. Talking Stick Resort Arena, 201 E Jefferson St, Phoenix. 800-745-3000 or disneyonice.com

Google Maps Fiddler on the Roof (Thur-Sat Jan 19-28). The story of a father who struggles with outside influences on his famlily's Jewish religious and cultural traditions. 7pm Thur-Sat and 2pm Sat Jan 21. $10; $8 students. Veritas Preparatory Academy, 3102 N 56th St, Phoenix. 602-263-1128 or veritasprep.greatheartsacademies.org

Google Maps Forever Plaid (Fri-Sun Jan 13-Feb 12). Follow four friends who share a love for music. Show features favorite songs from the 1950s. 7:30pm Thur-Sat, 2pm Sun. $22-28. Desert Stages Theatre, 4720 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale. 480-483-1664 or desertstages.org

Google Maps Lights of the World Lantern Festival (through Jan 29). A magical world of light and cultural entertainment. Explore more than 75 stunning displays of global cultural and cuisine. 5-10pm Mon-Thur, 5-11pm Fri, 3-11pm Sat-Sun. $24; $14.99 ages 3-12. $10 parking (cash only). Rawhide, 5700 W. North Loop Rd, Chandler AZ. 480-502-5600 or rawhide.com

Google Maps ONGOING: It's a Dog's Life (through Jan 22). Art and hands-on activities explore the lives and social impact of domestic dogs and their cousins: wolves, foxes and dingoes. 9am-4pm Tues-Sat, noon-4pm Sun. Free with admission: $8 for ages 1 and older (free to members). i.d.e.a. Museum, 150 W Pepper Place, Mesa. 480-644-2467 or ideamuseum.org

Google Maps ONGOING: It's Your Turn: A Home Studio (through March 19). Explore Native American culture in the Southwest and expand on your learning with a hands-on activity that you can take back ago your own home! 9:30am-5:30pm Mon-Sat, 11am-5pm Sun. $18; $13.50 for seniors (ages 65 and older), $7.50 for ages 6-17, free for children 5 and younger. Heard Museum, 2301 N Central Ave, Phoenix. 602-252-8848 or heard.org

Google Maps Russo and Steele Car Show (Thur-Sun Jan 19-22). A five-day auction that includes more than 800 European sports cars, American muscle cars, hot rods and custom vehicles. Auction begins at noon. $30 Thur-Sat, $20 Sun. Salt River Fields at Talking Stick, 7555 N Pima Road, Scottsdale. 602-252-2697 or russoandsteele.com

RAK Event Of The Day

SPOT 127 East Valley Campus Grand Opening (Thurs Jan 19). All ages. Ribbon-cutting ceremony and tours of this second site for SPOT 127, KJZZ's Youth Media Center. See related story. 3320 S. Price Rd., Tempe. Free; registration required. 3320 S Price Road, Tempe 480-774-8350 or spot127@rioradio.org

Google Maps Storytime in Artville. 11am. Free with admission: $8 ages 1 & up (free to members). idea Museum, 150 W Pepper Pl, Mesa. 480-644-2468 or ideamuseum.org

Google Maps The Illusionists - Live from Broadway (Tues-Sun Jan 17-22). Audiences will witness stunning acts of grand illusion, levitation, mind-reading, disappearance and a water-torture escape. Performed by seven of the world's master illusionists. 7:30pm Tues-Fri, 2 & 7:30pm Sat, 1 & 6:30pm Sun. $50 and up. ASU Gammage, campus of Arizona State University, Mill Ave & Apache Blvd, Tempe. 480-965-3434 or asugammage.com

Voices of Valor. The Phoenix Boys Choir celebrates our heroes and give thanks with song. This concert series offers a selection of patriotic and popular songs. 6pm. Free. Steele Indian School Park Memorial Hall, 300 E Indian School Rd. 602-264-5328 or phoenixboyschoir.org

data updated wed jan 18, 2017 @ 02:00 am

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