Heritage Speaker Series
Join us at our 2013 Heritage Speaker Series!
August 8 - Life and War on the Edge: Living on the Spanish Colonial Frontier, with Rick Collins.
July 23 - Southern Arizona is for the Birds...and Birders Mean Business, with Jennie MacFarland and Erin Olmstead from Tucson Audubon Society.
June 27 - Mariachis Transform Tucson, with Daniel Buckley
May 7 - Sky Islands of the Santa Cruz Valley, Sergio Avila from Sky Island Alliance
March 28 - Homer Thiel, Archaeology of the Tucson Presidio
The talk is free and open to the public. Bring your lunch! Parking is available in the library garage and is free for the first hour. For more information, please call 520-882-4405 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 12 - Dr. Schurg, Tucson Rodeo
Grab your cowboy boots and learn about the history of Tucson's beloved rodeo, La Fiesta de los Vaqueros, from Tucson Rodeo Committee Chairman and UA Professor Dr. Bill Schurg. Dr. Schurg is a recognized equine specialist. He has served on the Tucson Rodeo Committee since 2003 and as Chairman since 2010. The talk is free and open to the public and will be at the UofA Downtown Campus, 44 N. Stone Ave. (SE corner of Stone and Pennington. Bring your own lunch and kick up your boots! Download the notice and invite friends!
PARKING: First hour at Pennington St. Garage (110 E. Pennington) is free. Click here for downtown parking map.
January 29 - Thomas Sheridan "Arizona: A History"
Noted author Thomas Sheridan kicks off our Heritage Speaker Series with a history of the Santa Cruz Valley from his revised book Arizona: A History. Bring your own lunch and join us on Tuesday, January 29 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Joel D. Valdez Main Library, 101 N. Stone Ave., in the Lower Level Meeting Room. Download a flyer to share.
Tom is a research anthropologist at the Southwest Center and a professor of anthropology at the University of Arizona. He is a lifelong Arizonan. The talk is free and open to the public. Parking is available in the library garage with the first hour free.
More events posted soon!
08/08/2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm