Thursday, January 18, 2018

LOCAL INFO & EVENTS

PLAYGROUND AT CITY PARK TO CLOSE TEMPORARILY

The playground area near the Little League field at Show Low City Park, 1100 West Deuce of Clubs, will close Monday, Jan. 29, for six to eight weeks, weather permitting, to allow city employees to prepare the area for and to install new playground equipment. The playground equipment consists of a single-story structure geared for…

“THE BOOK WAS BETTER” CLUB FOR ADULTS AT SHOW LOW LIBRARY

How many times have you said “The book was better!” after watching a film version of the same title? See if other readers agree at a new book club launched by Show Low Public Library which offers adult readers the opportunity to read a book, watch the movie of the same name and discuss the…

TREAT YOUR DAUGHTER TO A SPECIAL VALENTINE’S DAY DANCE

Dads and granddads can show the young lady in their life just how special she is at the ever-popular, annual Daddy Daughter Valentine’s Day Dance on Friday, Feb. 2, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Show Low city campus gymnasium, 620 E. McNeil. Enjoy two hours of dancing, music, popcorn and delicious edibles from…

SHOW LOW LIBRARY HOSTS DESSERT DATE NIGHT

Would you enjoy sharing an evening with your significant other? Come to Show Low Public Library, 181 n. 9th street, on Friday, Jan. 19th, for Dessert Date Night at 7 p.m. Couples 18 years of age and older are invited to attend this free event. Games, a yummy cheesecake bar and sparkling cider will be…

KID’S NIGHT OUT

For parents who want a free night to run errands, have a special date or want time for themselves, the City of Show Low hosts the next Kid’s Night Out this Friday (1/19), from 6 to 9 p.m. For kids, ages 5-11, to enjoy dinner, followed by board games to play plus a movie. The…

ENTERTAINER TERRY DAVIES, THE PIANO MAN, PERFORMS THE MUSIC OF BILLY JOEL A...

Fans of Billy Joel and Sir Elton John will be treated to a multimedia performance by British entertainer Terry Davies, The Piano Man, and his backup band on Friday, Feb. 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the Show Low School District auditorium, 500 W. Old Linden Road. Tickets are $20 per person and available at Show…

STAR PARTY

Peruse the night sky at a Star Party on Friday, Jan. 26, from 6:15 to 8 p.m. At Show Low Public Library. Multiple telescopes will be available to examine the moon, stars, planets, comets and other phenomena, along with Native American storytellers and informational packets. Free hot chocolate will be provided, so bring your camp…

2ND ROBOTICS CLUB INFORMATIONAL MEETING

Boys and girls, ages 8 to 13 years old, interested in joining a new robotics club must attend an informational meeting, accompanied by a parent or guardian, on Friday, Jan. 26, from 4 to 5:30 p.m. At Show Low Public Library. Those who participated in the informational meeting in December do not need to attend.…

WHITE MOUNTAIN WINTERFEST

The Town Of Pinetop-Lakeside in partnership with Sunrise Park Resort is proud to present the 2nd annual White Mountain Winterfest to be held on Saturday, January 20th at Sunrise Park Resort from 10am-2pm. Activities will include a snow sled/tubing hill, family snowman contest (decorating supplies provided), ice sculpting, free live entertainment, rail jam, and more.…

Tonto National Forest Announces a Fee-free Day

Tonto National Forest joins other federal agencies in waiving fees at day-use sites on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 15, the first of seven days the Tonto will provide people an easier way to experience national forests and grasslands, sometimes referred to as “America’s Backyard.” The fee waiver program is in cooperation with other…

ADULT BASKETBALL

Signups for town of Pinetop-Lakeside adult basketball have begun Men 18 and older are welcome to sign up thru January 26th. Fees are $300 per team. The adult basketball league will be held on Tuesday and Thursday’s at 7:30pm beginning February 6th at Blue Ridge old high school gym. The regular season will run until…

YOUTH WHO ENJOY PLAYING GAMES WILL LOVE “GAME ZONE”

Youth ages 8 to 17 years who love to play games are invited to participate in the Game Zone every Friday from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at Show Low Public Library, 181 N. 9th Street. Children under 11 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Choose from a selection of board games, card…