Teen glow night July 12 at Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center

The Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center staff and Apache Junction Youth Advisory Council will be hosting an exclusive night just for teens 7-9 p.m.  Friday, July 12, at the Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center. Teens ages 13-17 are invited to join for swimming and fun activities such as glow-in-the-dark tug-o-war and glow-in-the-dark volleyball. The aquatic center is […]

Summer camps at Arizona Museum of Natural History

Schools are almost out for the summer and parents are busy planning how to keep their children entertained during the long summer break. The Arizona Museum of Natural History, 53 N. Macdonald in Mesa has several fun and educational drop-off summer camps planned. Fun with First Things First Prehistoric Preschool camp is free for EBT […]

ASCS Wing Sprint Cars racing June 29 at Arizona Speedway

The Summer Explosion-Fireworks Show with American Sprint Car Series Wing Sprint Cars, International Motor Contest Association Sport Mods, IMCA Stock Cars, Horne Ford Bombers and Lady Stocks is Saturday, June 29, at Arizona Speedway. It is at 48700 N. Ironwood Drive south of Apache Junction, within ET Motopark, 5 miles south of U.S. Highway 60.  […]

Artists of the Superstitions Fall Studio Tour Nov. 2-3

Applications are due by July 31 for the 13th Annual Artists of the Superstitions Fall Studio Tour to be held Saturday, Nov. 2, and Sunday, Nov. 3. Members of the Artists of the Superstitions in Gold Canyon and Apache Junction will open their studios to the community 9 a.m.-4 p.m. both days and host other […]

Financial Peace University classes in June at First Assembly of God in Apache Junction

First Assembly of God, 651 N. Ocotillo Drive in Apache Junction, is hosting Financial Peace University classes in June. The classes begin at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 26. For information and to register, go to fpu.com/1091083. For 25 years, Ramsey Solutions’ Financial Peace University has helped more than five million people change their financial future, […]

Itty Bitty Beach Party June 21 in Apache Junction

The Itty Bitty Beach Party is 6-7:30 p.m. Friday, June 21, at Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center, 1091 W. Southern Ave. in Apache Junction. “Come join Apache Junction Parks and Recreation and the water safety instructors for this unique children’s event at the Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center,” according to a release. Water safety instructors will lead […]

Oakwood Creative Care art gala June 21

Oakwood Creative Care’s Town Center Campus in Mesa is hosting an Art Gala 3-6:30 p.m. June 21. Light refreshments will be served at the event at 247 N. Macdonald. It will be “an incredible reflection of awesome talents, voices and hearts of people living with Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s and other physical impairments,” according to a […]

Free admission for children on Father’s Day at Superstition Mountain Museum

The Superstition Mountain Museum, 4087 N. Apache Trail in Apache Junction, will have free exhibit gallery admission for dad and the kids on Father’s Day, which is on Sunday, June 16. Children under 17 get in free with an adult. Admission for others is $2 for students over the age of 17, $4 for seniors […]

Astronomical league ‘star party’ June 8

The Superstition Mountain Astronomical League has a star party scheduled — weather-permitting — for 8-10 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at Lost Dutchman State Park. A $7-per-vehicle park entrance fee is assessed by Lost Dutchman State Park, 6109 N. Apache Trail in Apache Junction, unless you have an Arizona State Parks park pass. Each year, members […]

‘Smallfoot’ Apache Junction’s June movie in the park

The Apache Junction Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its monthly free movie in the park, presented by SRP, on Saturday, June 8. Bring a blanket and your friends and family for an evening outside watching the family film “Smallfoot” at Flatiron Community Park, 100 N. Apache Trail in downtown Apache Junction. In “Smallfoot,” Migo […]