Arizona Fine Art EXPO Underway in North Scottsdale
Feb15

Arizona Fine Art EXPO Underway in North Scottsdale

By Sue Kern-Fleisher Visit 115 studios filled with artists working and demonstrating their techniques, creating original works of art for 10 weeks in big white tents Highlights include glassblowing, chef demonstrations, enhanced sculpture garden, & music Renowned artists from across the globe will make the beautiful Sonoran Desert in north Scottsdale home for 10 weeks as they create original pieces of fine art in what has come to...

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Quick Peeks, February 15, 2018
Feb15

Quick Peeks, February 15, 2018

February 15, 2018 Desert Edge and the Challenges of Locating at Taliesin West   The analysis of alternative sites for Desert Edge continues. Here is the latest news on that subject. Desert Edge Advocates  Views Newsletter     February 15, 2018 Sneak Peeks: Support Scenic Drive, The Peak, Environment   February 15, 2018 Interested in Scottsdale Planning & Zoning? Review the latest issue of Scottsdale P & Z...

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Sneak Peeks: Support Scenic Drive, The Peak and Environment
Feb15

Sneak Peeks: Support Scenic Drive, The Peak and Environment

February 15, 2018 By Les Conklin President, Greater Pinnacle Peak Association (GPPA) GPPA = Words and Actions for the Environment, Quality of Life and Community Service Thank you for reading The Peak and your support of the Greater Pinnacle Peak Association (GPPA) and Friends of the Scenic Drive. Your support is important and very much appreciated. Since 1977, GPPA has worked to preserve our community’s Sonoran environment and quality...

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Cave Creek Museum 2018 Home Through Time Tour, March 11th
Feb15

Cave Creek Museum 2018 Home Through Time Tour, March 11th

February 14, 2018 Courtesy Cave Creek Museum By Vicki Lynn Hussey Visit Very Special Homes at Your Pace   Once again, the Cave Creek Museum will have four extraordinary homes open for you to tour and enjoy. The Cave Creek Museum “Homes Through Time Tour” will be held Sunday, March 11, 2018, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Once again, we have four extraordinary homes open for you to tour and enjoy. This year’s self-guided tour will...

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Scottsdale’s “Amazing” Arabian Horse Show, Feb. 2 – 25
Feb15

Scottsdale’s “Amazing” Arabian Horse Show, Feb. 2 – 25

February 4, 2018 In the article below, A Peek at The Peak volunteer and equestrian champion Nicole Larson describes why she is looking forward to Scottsdale’s Arabian Horse Show. Nikki, Thank you for the article and for supporting our social media efforts for the last three years. To learn more about Nicole’s equestrian accomplishments, see “Related Articles & Websites” at the bottom of this article. Editor...

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The Peak‘s Beautiful Skies Photo Contest Ends March 10th
Feb15

The Peak‘s Beautiful Skies Photo Contest Ends March 10th

February 15, 2018 Have Fun – Get Prizes, Published and Recognition This contest was inspired by the photo Earthrise, taken by Apollo 8 Astronaut William Anders during a lunar orbit on December 24, 1968. Acclaimed nature photographer Galen Rowell called the image “… the most influential environmental photo ever taken.” Please don’t be concerned. We’re not asking you to leave earth so you can capture a winning shot of our aerial...

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For The Love Of An Owl & Photo Tribute to Wild At Heart
Feb15

For The Love Of An Owl & Photo Tribute to Wild At Heart

February 14, 2018 Prologue I’m so glad that Wild At Heart’s founders, “Sam” and Bob Fox, were too busy caring for owls and left it to me to select the images and write the captions used in the article below. I’ll let Sam’s article speak for itself, but I am happy to add a few photographs that provide a glimpse at the ways they labor in love for our wild raptors and our natural environment. Wild At...

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Community Events Calendar
Feb15

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, too government events. On this page you can find or access:   EVENTS CALENDAR  – On this page go for a quick scroll of a summary list of upcoming events, The list is followed by –  Venue Websites – links to the websites of local...

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Scottsdale Spotlight Newsletter, February
Feb12

Scottsdale Spotlight Newsletter, February

February 12, 2018 The newsletter is published by SCOTT (The Scottsdale Coalition for Today and Tomorrow). This issue includes the following topic. Let’s connect The SCOTT Perspective In Tribute to Fred Unger Events Scottsdale IQ News to Know Take Action Scottsdale Spotlight 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...

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SCC Film+Theatre, March – “The Last Days of Judas Iscariott”
Feb12

SCC Film+Theatre, March – “The Last Days of Judas Iscariott”

February 12, 2018 The School of Film+Theatre at Scottsdale Community College is presenting “The Last Days of Judas Iscariott” on March 2-3 and 9-10. For more information, click on the link below.   SCC Film+Theatre Announcement     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...

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