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1416 N. Litchfield Rd.
Goodyear, AZ 85395 United States
623-547-2109

July 2014

Signs of the Times: The Golden Age of Neon in Arizona

July 29, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Total Wine Classroom, 1416 N. Litchfield Rd.
Goodyear, AZ 85395 United States
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This program is being presented by the City of Goodyear Arts and Culture Commission The rise of car travel in the 40s, 50s and 60s meant that thousands of people were traversing the broad expanses of the Southwest looking for new landscapes and adventure. As the cars sped past, restaurants, motels, curio shops and gas stations needed large, bright signs to make an impression. This informative and entertaining visual presentation explores the social significance of the rise of commercial neon…

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January 2015

Landscape of the Spirits: Hohokam Rock Art of South Mountain Park

January 27, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Total Wine Classroom, 1416 N. Litchfield Rd.
Goodyear, AZ 85395 United States
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The South Mountains in Phoenix contain more than 8,000 ancient petroglyphs. This program will discuss Dr. Bostwick’s long-term study of these Hohokam petroglyphs and will describe the various types of designs, their general distribution, and their possible meanings. Interpretations of the petroglyphs include the marking of trails, territories, and astronomical events, as well as dream or trance imagery based on O’odham (Pima) oral traditions. Most of the trails currently used by hikers in the South Mountains contain Hohokam rock art,…

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March 2018

Bands of Sisters: U.S. Women’s Military Bands during WW II – Goodyear

March 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Total Wine Classroom, 1416 N. Litchfield Rd.
Goodyear, AZ 85395 United States
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The novelty of these bands—initially employed by the U.S. military to support bond drives—drew enough spectators for the bands to be placed on tour, raising money for the war and boosting morale. The women, once discharged at the war’s end, refused to fade into post-war domesticity. Instead, the strong bond fostered by youthful enthusiasm and the rare opportunity to serve in the military while making professional caliber music would come to last some 60 years. Based on interviews with over…

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