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PIMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE WEST CAMPUS TENNIS COURTS CLOSED FOR IMPROVEMENTS

The Pima Community College (PCC) West Campus Athletic Department has notified the City of Tucson that all eight tennis courts at the West Campus facility will be closed from December 29, 2011 through January 6, 2012 to allow works crews to resurface the courts prior to the start of th
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HOLIDAY ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR IN REID PARK

Tucson Parks and Recreation Department hosts its annual 2-day Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 26-27 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day in Reid Park. .  This Thanksgiving weekend fair has become a tradition for many holiday shoppers for over twenty years.  More than 80
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RENAMING CELEBRATION – DONNA R. LIGGINS RECREATION CENTER

The Northwest Neighborhood Center will host a renaming ceremony in honor of long time resident and employee, Donna R. Liggins.   The unveiling of the Center‘s new name is scheduled for Saturday, November 19 at 10 a.m.  Mrs. Liggins is being presented with this honor for her dedication
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PARQUE DE SANTA CRUZ WALKING PATH CLOSED

Due to the increasing amount of sink holes along the east bank of the Parque de Santa Cruz walking path, the City of Tucson Parks and Recreation Department has closed the path from Irvington Road to Drexel Road. Staff is investigating the cause of the sink holes and at this time there
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Carnival of Horrors

Carnival of Horrors Event at William Clements Recreation Center Saturday, Oct. 29, 4-7 p.m. . City of Tucson Parks and Recreation East District and Pima Community College East Campus present, Carnival of Horrors, Saturday, October 29, from 4-7 p.m. at William Clements Center, 8155 E.
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Jacobs Park Community Events

Vice Mayor Karin Uhlich invites the public to Jacobs Park on Saturday, October 22, 2011 for a “Shred-a-Thon.” The event, sponsored by Shred-it, Gospel Rescue Mission and Lend-A-Hand, will provide the public an opportunity to protect their identity by discarding unwanted paper document
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LINCOLN PARK SOFTBALL FIELD COMPLEX DEDICATION

Join us for a dedication ceremony for this joint project between the City of Tucson Parks and Recreation and Pima County Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation for the new softball field complex at Lincoln Park. . The ceremony will be held at the new Abraham Lincoln Park Softball Fie
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12th Annual Lights On Afterschool Event

Tucson Parks and Recreation presents the 12th Annual Lights On Afterschool Rally 2011. This national celebration will take place in Tucson on Thursday, October 20, 6-8:30 p.m., at the DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center in Reid Park (enter off 22nd and Country Club). . Information ab
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“A” MOUNTAIN LETTER TO BE REPAINTED

University of Arizona “A” Day activities affect A-Mountain access .  The University of Arizona’s Blue Key National Honorary will commemorate “A” Day by painting the “A” on Sentinel Peak Park (“A” Mountain), Saturday, October 15, between 9 a.m. – noo
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New Reid Park Zoo Cubs (Video)

Video of the new Reid Park Zoo Cubs from Tucson 12’s YouTube page. Link to YouTube page. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AD39b1qH01s&feature=digest_refresh_sat        
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