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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STARS Newsletter, February/March 2018
Feb12

STARS Newsletter, February/March 2018

February 12, 2018 Scottsdale Training and Rehabilitation Services (STARS) is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization that has been committed to providing services to teens and adults with developmental and cognitive disabilities throughout Scottsdale and the Greater Phoenix community. STARS participants each have individual needs and circumstances, including learning disabilities, traumatic brain injury, autism, Down syndrome, cerebral...

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Get Out of Your Room! by Rick Smith
Feb11

Get Out of Your Room! by Rick Smith

February 15, 2018 Another excellent article from former journalist and Peak editorial contributor Rick Smith. Actually, the title is a great idea for a column. What activity do you and other Peak’s readers participate in to provide a change of pace or a fresh start? Editor Get Out of Your Room! By Rick Smith There was only one thing left for me to do. Just turn the ignition key, put the car in gear and drive away. I’d...

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Free Motown Concert Celebrates Black History Month on Feb. 17
Feb08

Free Motown Concert Celebrates Black History Month on Feb. 17

Feb. 7, 2018 Contact: Sharon Cini, Diversity & Inclusion program manager, SCini@ScottsdaleAZ.gov, 480-312-2727 Attend free Motown concert in celebration of Black History Month Join us for a free concert featuring the unique and powerful Motown sound from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park. The city, in partnership with its Human Relations Commission, is sponsoring the event as part of Black History...

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FCF-Holland Community Center: February/March Classes & Programs
Feb08

FCF-Holland Community Center: February/March Classes & Programs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Scottsdale, AZ, February 6, 2018 Courtesy Foothills Community Foundation FCF-HCC hosts the Desert Foothills Theater and consists of a fine art gallery, giftshop, bakery/restaurant, classes, educational programs, rental for special events and small-group meeting spaces, and an annual gala at the Holland Community Center, 34250 N 60th Street, Building B, Scottsdale AZ 85266. Online registration and details are...

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MIM Upcoming Concerts: February 8th & Beyond
Feb08

MIM Upcoming Concerts: February 8th & Beyond

February 8, 2018 Newsletter Courtesy of the Musical Instrument Museum 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...

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Sonoran Trails & CSHS Students Receive ASU Video Awards
Feb08

Sonoran Trails & CSHS Students Receive ASU Video Awards

February 8, 2018 Courtesy Cave Creek Unified School District Sonoran Trails Middle School and Cactus Shadows High School Students Receive Awards in the ASU Confucius Institute Video Competition Sonoran Trails Middle School (STMS) and Cactus Shadows High School (CSHS), located within the Cave Creek Unified School District, would like to congratulate their students for receiving awards from the ASU Confucius Institute Video Competition....

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Earthrise and The Peak’s Beautiful Skies Photo Contest
Feb05

Earthrise and The Peak’s Beautiful Skies Photo Contest

By Les Conklin What better way to introduce The Peak’s Beautiful Skies Photography Contest than to honor Earthrise, the photo that famed nature photographer Galen Rowell called “… the most influential environmental photo ever taken.” We will be providing details about The Peak’s photography contest in the February Update issue of The Peak, which will be published here by February 15, 2018. Here is a contest preview. Photo Contest...

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Scenic Drive Roadside Cleanup Set for Saturday, April 21, 8 A.M.
Feb03

Scenic Drive Roadside Cleanup Set for Saturday, April 21, 8 A.M.

February 3 2017 Residents Urged to Support Keep Scottsdale Beautiful City-wide Litter Clean-up Please take a minute and mark your calendar. Friends of the Scenic Drive-GPPA will need your help on Saturday, April 21at 8 a.m. to help clear roadside litter from Happy Valley Road to Carefree Highway on North Scottsdale Road. New volunteers are welcome. Your support is essential. The cleanup will end at 9:55 a.m. and volunteers are invited...

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Enjoy Sicily Slide-Lecture at Desert Foothills Library, Feb. 22
Feb02

Enjoy Sicily Slide-Lecture at Desert Foothills Library, Feb. 22

January 26, 2018 “To have seen Italy without having seen Sicily is not to have seen Italy at all, for Sicily is the clue to everything” — J. W. Goethe Desert Foothills Library in Cave Creek invites you to join Roberta Kritzia, professional artist, art instructor and tour designer for a lively slide-lecture on traveling to the Island of Sicily. The date of the slide/lecture is Thursday, February 22nd at 3:00 PM Sharp...

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