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Elephant Calf at Reid Park Zoo is Named

Reid Park Zoo’s African elephant calf, now one month old, has a name! A poll conducted through the Arizona Daily Star’s Caliente received 7,880 votes, with 65% selecting Nandi as her name. Nandi (Nahn-dee) is a common siSwati girl’s name, and in the Zulu language it means “sweet
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Tucson Community to Design Playground for All Ages

Removal of the current playground equipment at La Madera Park is scheduled for September 30th and October 1st. The playground will be demolished and the area will be fenced off and will remain that way until build day. On October 2nd and 3rd the sand and dirt will be removed from the
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Toumey Park Multi-use Path Dedication

Ward 6 Council Member Steve Kozachik, Pima County District 2 Supervisor Ramón Valadez, and the City of Tucson Parks and Recreation Department invite you celebrate the opening of the multi-use path at Toumey Park. Tucson Department of Transportation (TDOT) helped coordinate the plannin
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TCG – Save $5 on Pinnacle Gold 15-Packs

  Post by Tucson City Golf.    
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Free Health Fair at El Rio Neighborhood Center

UA COLLEGE OF PHARMACY STUDENTS TEAM UP WITH EL RIO NEIGHBORHOOD CENTER FOR FREE HEALTH FAIR The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy and Tucson Parks and Recreation are pleased to host their annual free Health and Safety Fair at El Rio Neighborhood Center. This health fair will
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El Rio Theatre Project presents Shakespeare’s King Lear

The El Rio Theatre Project will present its 8th Annual Shakespeare in the Park with William Shakespeare’s King Lear at the Himmel Park Outdoor Amphitheatre, 1000 N. Tucson Blvd.  Performances are scheduled for Sept 19-21, 25-28 & Oct. 2-5.  Curtain time is 7 p.m. for all per
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Tucson Pops Orchestra’s Fall Concert Series at Reid Park

Tucson Parks and Recreation Department, in partnership with Tucson POPS Orchestra, invite you to join us for the free fall concert series this September. The Tucson Pops concerts are a place where the entire family can come together to enjoy music and meet their neighbors in the beaut
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Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair: Call for Vendors

Applications are available for artists who wish to participate in the Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair on November 29-30. This event has been held for over two decades drawing in over 100 vendors from all over the southwest. We are looking for artists, crafters, photographers, painters,
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Elephant Calf Born at Reid Park Zoo on Tucson’s Birthday!

Reid Park Zoo announces that Semba, a 24-year old African Elephant, successfully delivered a female calf at 10:55pm last night! Both mother and calf appear to be doing well, but are spending quiet time in the Click Family Elephant Care Center under the watchful eyes of the elephant te
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Fall 2014 Class Registration Deadline Approaching

The deadline to register for Tucson Parks and Recreation Leisure Classes (session 1) is Tuesday, August 19th! Classes begin August 24th.  Don’t miss out on the fun.  Register for everything from Arts to Zumba and everything in-between. We offer something for every age from 6 months to
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