• Subscribe
    Fill out the info below to sign up for our E-Newsletter.
Día de los Muertos: A Celebration of Life and Death
Loading Events

Events for February 5, 2019

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

1:00 pm

Día de los Muertos: A Celebration of Life and Death

February 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 1:00pm, repeating indefinitely

Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle
Prescott Valley, AZ 86314 United States
+ Google Map
Free

What is Día de los Muertos? Where did it come from, what are its roots? How do we celebrate it here in the U.S.? Día los Muertos or Days of the Dead is a significant and highly celebrated holiday in Mexico, Latin America, and Southwestern U.S. To understand Día de los Muertos one has to... Read More

Find out more »

2:30 pm

Cowpokes, Crooks, and Cactus: Arizona in the Movies (Apache Junction)

February 5 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Apache Junction Library, 1177 N. Idaho Rd.
Apache Junction, AZ 85119 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Tyrone Power, Andy Devine,  Katy Jurado, Steve McQueen and, of course, John Wayne. From the earliest days of film, Arizona has been a setting and subject for hundreds of films. Some, like Junior Bonner and Red River, are considered classics, others, such as Billy Jack and Evolution, surely less so. Some may even be classics... Read More

Find out more »

4:00 pm

Empire to Las Cienegas NCA: Ranching and Historic Landscape Change (Ajo)

February 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Salazar-Ajo Library, 15 W. Plaza St. #179
Ajo, AZ 85321 United States
+ Google Map
Free

The Empire Ranch, built by Walter Vail and family, was one of the most financially successful and long-lived cattle enterprises in Arizona. For over 140 years, the owners of the Empire wisely managed its natural resources – soils, waters, and vegetation in the Cienega Valley. Today those grasslands are some of the richest and most... Read More

Find out more »

6:00 pm

Archaeology Cafe: Precontact Agriculture, Tucson versus Phoenix: It’s Not the Same! (Tucson)

February 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Loft Cinema, 3233 East Speedway Boulevard
Tucson, 85716 United States
+ Google Map

Knowledge seekers of every kind are welcome at Archaeology Café at The Loft Cinema for a series of programs exploring the deep and diverse history of Arizona.  Join us on Tuesday, February 5, 2019, for Precontact Agriculture, Tucson versus Phoenix: It’s Not the Same! by Dr. Gary Huckleberry. Archaeologists have found strong evidence for irrigation agriculture in... Read More

Find out more »
+ Export Events