APRIL 4, 2011

Small town America wants everyone to be a VIP

CAVE CREEK – In the midst of the greatest economic melt down since the Great Depression, what are small business owners doing to combat shrinking sales and consumer apathy?  For one small Arizona Chamber of Commerce the solution may just be treating everyone like a VIP. Keep reading...

MARCH 31, 2011

Arizona Wildfire Awareness Week

Week of March 27 – April 2, 2011 Theme: 
“Where We Live, How We Live…Living with Wildfire in the Southwest”

Governor Jan Brewer has proclaimed the week of March 27th through April 2nd “Wildfire Awareness Week” in Arizona.  The theme for the observation this year is “Where We Live, How We Live; Living with Wildfire in the Southwest.”   Keep Reading...

MARCH 30, 2011

Desert Foothills Land Trust’s 16th Annual “Sonoran Stars” Fundraiser Set for April 30 at Rancho Mañana

bar j wranglersCAVE CREEK – As the sun sets on the evening of Saturday, April 30, guests of the Desert Foothills Land Trust’s 16th Annual “Sonoran Stars” will be transported back to the spirit of the Old West amid the beautiful landscape they hope to preserve. Some 500 guests are expected to attend the popular fund-raising event, set “Under Western Skies," at Rancho Mañana Golf Club, 5734 E. Rancho Mañana Blvd., in Cave Creek. Guests will enjoy a gourmet dinner and entertainment by The Bar J Wranglers, a Classic Western band of “singing cowboys” that draws nightly crowds of 750 in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The popular band is making its first appearance in the Valley.
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MARCH 30, 2011

Double the fun

Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts

Thanks to the generosity of Beyond Your Roots Salon and Black Mountain Fitness, the Boy Scout Troop 15 of Cave Creek will be having its semi-annual rummage sale at the El Palenque building in downtown Cave Creek.

Barro’s Pizza, located in the center, has offered shoppers $2 off a large pizza on the days of the sale, Saturday and Sunday, April 16 and 17 from 8 a.m. 4 p.m.

Come shop your hearts out and support your local Boy Scouts – and Cub Scout Pack 134’s Scouting for Stuff Rummage Sale is at Cave Creek American Legion #34, 6272 E Cave Creek Rd. the same weekend.

MARCH 30, 2011

Green Cave Creek and Desert Foothills Library celebrate Earth Day April 23

Recycling, shredding and learning activities for the community

Event: Earth Day Cave Creek.

Presented by: Green Cave Creek and Desert Foothills Library, 480-488-2286, desertfoothillslibrary.org.

When: 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Saturday, April 23.

Where: Desert Foothills Library, 38443 N, School House Road, Cave Creek, Arizona.

Cost: Free.

What: Earth Day Cave Creek is a free event at the Desert Foothills Library in Cave Creek that will host a variety of entertaining and Earth conscious programs.

The library’s itinerary includes book signings and talks, documentaries, eco friendly eating, recycling stations, arts and crafts, green healing and more!

•10:30 a.m. – 2:30 a.m. Showings each hour of the new Kilowatt Ours, a brilliant and humorous award-winning documentary about energy conservation.
•10:20 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. - On-site electronics recycling disposal and document shredding.
•2:30 p.m. - Kids will love Rattlesnake Rules and Don’t Call Me Pig! (A Javelina Story). Stories read by award-winning author Conrad J. Storad.

Other activities:
Meet with the Desert Awareness Committee, Desert Foothills Land Trust, Green Cave Creek, Sierra Club, and Friends of the Library (selling eco-friendly book).
To reach the Desert Foothills Library, call 480-488-2286, visit 38443 N. School House Road, Cave Creek, AZ 85331. Or, write P.O. Box 4070, Cave Creek, Arizona 85327. Visit the library on the web at desertfoothillslibrary.org.