Quick Peeks, December 11th
Dec11

Quick Peeks, December 11th

December 11, 2017 Next Scenic Drive Roadside Cleanup Set for Saturday, January 27th, 8 A.M. The snowbirds are back and more are heading our way. It’s time to stand tall. Friends of the Scenic Drive-GPPA will need your help on Saturday, January 27th at 8 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. to help clear roadside litter. New volunteers are welcome. Your support is essential. Volunteers are invited to a post cleanup complimentary light breakfast and...

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CCUSD: Three Teachers Awarded 2017 Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes
Dec11

CCUSD: Three Teachers Awarded 2017 Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes

December 11, 2017 Courtesy of Cave Creek Unified School District Sonoran Trails Middle School and Cactus Shadows High School Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes for Teacher Program Winners   Cave Creek Unified School District is pleased to announce that three teachers were awarded 2017 Fiesta Bowl Charities Wishes for Teacher program grants: • Mr. Chris Hazeltine from Sonoran Trails Middle School; • Ms. Barbara Burt from Cactus Shadows...

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Community Events Calendar
Dec11

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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Scottsdale Arts: Rob Kapilow: What Makes It Great, Jan. thru Mar. Concerts
Dec11

Scottsdale Arts: Rob Kapilow: What Makes It Great, Jan. thru Mar. Concerts

December 10, 2017 ” In a world where music can sometimes rush past us like a race car, composer Rob Kapilow’s mission is to slow down the music for us to savor and understand its message or meaning. Kapilow’s What Makes It Great?® programs offer commentary on famous musical works designed to illuminate why a composer or a particular piece is great, and how that greatness is achieved. Kapilow will present five What...

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NEWSLETTER NOOK
Dec11

NEWSLETTER NOOK

Newsletter Nook Newsletters and announcements provide current news from local  organizations and sponsors, in their own words.  In Newsletter Nook, you can: Review recent announcements and editions to newsletters by month Review all Peak articles for newsletters and announcements included in Newsletter Nook Subscribe to newsletters. For descriptions of upcoming events view the Community Events Calendar. NEWSLETTERS   Click on the link...

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What’s New in Greater Phoenix, December Issue
Dec11

What’s New in Greater Phoenix, December Issue

December 5, 2017 Click or swipe below for news and information about resorts, sports/golf, dining, the arts, and more.   What’s New in Greater Phoenix 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 to publishing. GPPA Membership...

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Everest Base Camp Trek: A Photo Journal, Part 2.
Dec10

Everest Base Camp Trek: A Photo Journal, Part 2.

December 9, 2017 Story and photographs by Bob Conklin   Part 2. Starting Point Surprise Welcome to the second part of this four-part series. By writing this series, I’m personally re-enjoying my recent trip to Nepal while sharing my experiences and photographs with you. Adventure of a Lifetime, Part 1 described my pre-tip research and preparations. I recommend reading it before you climb into this part, which begins in Kathmandu....

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MIM Music Theater 2018 Winter/Spring Concert Series
Dec07

MIM Music Theater 2018 Winter/Spring Concert Series

December 7, 2017 The MIM Music Theater has announced that tickets are available now for this series that includes more than 50 concerts from January through April. The concerts cover a variety of genres from across the globe. Click or swipe the link below for information. You’ll also find information on upcoming concerts in December. MIM Music Theater Announcement (PDF)     The Peak Welcomes Your Comment The Peak...

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Desert Foothills Theater December Highlights
Dec07

Desert Foothills Theater December Highlights

December 7, 2017 No matter what your age, you’ll find something to really enjoy at the Desert Foothills Theater and Desert Foothills Youth Theater during the month of December. Click or swipe the link below for information about the events listed. ShowTones Holiday Concert Santa’s Helpers Charlotte’s Web Campaign Day for the Desert Foothills Youth Theater Winter Break Camp, Desert Foothills Theater Highlights  ...

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Veterans Heritage Project Remembers Pearl Harbor
Dec07

Veterans Heritage Project Remembers Pearl Harbor

December 7, 2017 The Veterans Heritage Project enlists high school students to interview and write the stories of our local veterans. This tribute captures the story of Lou Conter, one of the last four survivors of the sinking of the USS Arizona on December 7, 1941..   Veterans Heritage Day Tribute The Peak Welcomes Your Comment The Peak invites you to share your thoughts about this article by using the “Submit a...

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