Community Events Calendar
Apr28

Community Events Calendar

The Peak’s calendar covers community events in Scottsdale and neighboring communities. Our local events include everything from local concerts, festivals, equestrian activities, to government events. On this page you can find or access: Events Calendar – a monthly summary of upcoming events Venue Websites – local organizations that organize and hold events Electronic Newsletters – a link to Newsletter Nook,...

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FCF Email Update, Events, April 28 & Beyond
Apr28

FCF Email Update, Events, April 28 & Beyond

April 28, 2017 This  edition of FCF Email Update identifies upcoming events and activities at the Holland Community Center, the Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center, and he Desert Foothills Theater.  These include adult classes in a variety of subjects, family history writing workshops, art exhibits, plays, health-related talks, and more. For information, click on the link below: Foothills Email Update (PDF) The Peak Welcomes Your Comment...

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Foothills Food Bank to Benefit from Morther’s Day Purse Event
Apr28

Foothills Food Bank to Benefit from Morther’s Day Purse Event

April 27, 2017 Courtesy of Foothills Food Bank and Resource Center Many mothers in need will receive a beautiful Mother’s Day purse, filled with toiletries as part of a Mother’s Day promotion to benefit Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center in Cave Creek, Ariz. According to Pam DiPietro, executive director of Foothills Food Bank & Resource Center, the purses were collected and filled by Desert Foothills Lutheran Church. The...

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MIM Upcoming Concerts, April 27 & Beyond
Apr27

MIM Upcoming Concerts, April 27 & Beyond

April 27, 2017 The concerts at the Musical Instrument Museum’s Music Theater feature a variety of genres performed in the acoustic intimacy of MIM’s 300-seat theater. For concert information, click below. MIM Upcoming Concerts (PDF) New shows are continuously added. For the current schedule visit http://www.mim.org. The Peak Welcomes Your Comment The Peak invites you to share your thoughts about this article by using the...

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Scottsdale Green Building Lecture: Using Radiant Barriers – Thursday, May 4
Apr25

Scottsdale Green Building Lecture: Using Radiant Barriers – Thursday, May 4

Green Building Lecture Series Using Radiant Barriers to Keep the Heat Out Date: Thursday, May 4 Time: 7 – 8:30 p.m.| Location: Scottsdale Granite Reef Senior Center, 1700 N. Granite Reef Road (northwest corner of McDowell and Granite Reef, behind the convenience store)   Radiant barriers and reflective insulation protect astronauts and spacecrafts against thermal radiation in the fluctuating temperatures of space. Hear how...

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Your Input Requested at Discussions of Downtown Scottsdale’s Future on May 3 & 4
Apr20

Your Input Requested at Discussions of Downtown Scottsdale’s Future on May 3 & 4

April 20, 2017 Your vital input is requested as part of a discussion on Downtown Scottsdale’s future at presentation/s that will be held on May 3rd and on May 4th at three different locations in Scottsdale. Click below to review an April 20 announcement from the  City of Scottsdale  Economic Development Department and/or an April 17th City of Scottsdale news release.   Invitation fr0m Scottsdale Economic Development (PDF)...

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Desert Foothills Library, May Events & Classes
Apr20

Desert Foothills Library, May Events & Classes

April 20, 2017 Click below to review descriptions of all the classes, events, and activities that are taking place at the library in May. Desert Foothills Library Adult Newsletter     The Peak Welcomes Your Comment The Peak invites you to share your thoughts about this article by using the “Submit a Comment” box at the bottom of this page. All comments are reviewed based on The Peak’s Comment Policy prior...

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Scottsdale Update Newsletter, April 20
Apr20

Scottsdale Update Newsletter, April 20

Thursday, April 20   HEADLINES What-a-Mayor … Lane “talks trash” in drive-thru window at Whataburger . Mayor Jim Lane is partnering with Don’t Trash Arizona for a litter education event from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday, April 21, at Whataburger, 2955 N. Hayden Road. He’ll be encouraging unsuspecting patrons to properly dispose fast food trash and wrappers … some of the most commonly littered items in Arizona.  Join the discussion on Downtown...

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Tuned In: Mim Museum News: Volunteers Recognized at Annual Event
Apr10

Tuned In: Mim Museum News: Volunteers Recognized at Annual Event

April 10, 2017 Click on the link below to read the April 10th  issue of Tuned In. You’ll find information about upcoming concerts, and events in the newsletter. Volunteer Team Members Enjoy Annual Recognition Event Scholarships Available Concerts Added to Schedule Upcoming events and more. Read MIM Museum Newsletter (PDF) The Peak Welcomes Your Comment The Peak invites you to share your thoughts about this article by using the...

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The Art of Wine and Tastes of Summer on May 20
Apr03

The Art of Wine and Tastes of Summer on May 20

Courtesy of Scottsdale Center of the Performing Arts AJ’s The Art of Wine and Tastes of Summer Saturday, May 20, 2017 2–4:30 p.m. Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts   SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – AJ’s Fine Foods will present The Art of Wine and Tastes of Summer at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, May 20.  This annual affair is the perfect opportunity for you to discover new wines with friends in a fun and...

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