Get ready for solar eclipse on August 21st.
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Get ready for solar eclipse on August 21st.

August 14, 2017 Courtesy Cave Creek Unified School District   The Director of Education & Community Services, Gina Durbin, has put together some helpful information regarding the upcoming Solar Eclipse. Click on the link below to view the document (Sun glasses not required to click). NASA Solar Eclipse Information Julia Scotto Executive Assistant to Dr. Debbi Burdick, Superintendent & Governing Board Cave Creek Unified...

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Desert Edge: DDCS Submits Plan to Scottsdale City Council
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Desert Edge: DDCS Submits Plan to Scottsdale City Council

August 1, 2017 Courtesy of Desert Discovery Center Scottsdale Nonprofit group submits Desert EDGE plan to Scottsdale City Council Long-envisioned project has new name, smarter footprint and global reach– with no new taxes SCOTTSDALE, Arizona (Aug. 1, 2017) — An interpretive desert education center that has been envisioned for nearly 30 years at the perimeter of the McDowell Sonoran Preserve has emerged with recommendations for a...

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Scottsdale Notification – Desert Discovery Meetings, Neighborhood College Fall Classes
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Scottsdale Notification – Desert Discovery Meetings, Neighborhood College Fall Classes

August 9, 2017 Courtesy City of Scottsdale Mark your calendar for Desert Discovery Center meetings. The proposed DDC concept will be available for community review at a series of meetings in August and September, culminating with the City Council Study Session in late September. The opportunities in August include: • 4 p.m. Aug. 10 – Joint McDowell Sonoran Preserve Commission & Tourism Development Commission Study Session...

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MORE Prizes for Photo & Write Stuff Winners, Deadline 8/27
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MORE Prizes for Photo & Write Stuff Winners, Deadline 8/27

July 14, 2017 Hit the Lottery, Gain Recognition Online and in GPPA’s Printed Annual Calendar, and More It’s summer. How does The Peak entice you to leave the pool and enter a Summer Fun contest? #1. Make the Grand Prize for each contest a one-night stay at the Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale, including breakfast at the resort’s Proof Restaurant. Show a picture of the resort’s pool in articles about the contests...

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Strange Nazca Lines in Peru Subject of Sept. 13 DFC-AAS Meeting
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Strange Nazca Lines in Peru Subject of Sept. 13 DFC-AAS Meeting

August 13, 2017 By Roger Kearney Courtesy Desert Foothills Chapter, AZ Archaeology Society   The September 13th meeting of the Desert Foothills Chapter of the Arizona Archaeology Society features Todd W. Bostwick, PhD, RPA presenting Interpreting the Nazca Lines: Enigmatic Images of the Peruvian Desert. The meeting is open to the public at no cost. There are refreshments available at 7:00 p.m. and the meeting begins at 7:30 p.m.,...

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