Community

Anthem Youth Advisory Council Information Session

2016-04-29 | ImagesAZ | Community

The Anthem Youth Advisory Council is recruiting young Anthem residents entering grades 7-12 to serve their community, develop leadership skills and become a voice for their peers. Application packets are available through area schools and posted online. Thirteen students will be selected to serve. Interested youth and their parents are invited to attend an informational session at the Anthem Civic Building. AYAC advisers and current members will discuss the group and the application process, including an emphasis on each element of the application packet. 5:30 p.m. 623-752-6064, jkohl@anthemcouncil.com, onlineatanthem.com/ayac.... More

National Day of Prayer

2016-04-29 | ImagesAZ | Community

Everyone is invited to the National Day of Prayer commemoration at Anthem Community Park, an annual observance held on the first Thursday of May that invites people of all faiths, as well as all socio-economic, political and ethnic backgrounds, to unite in prayer for our nation. The event was created in 1952 by a joint resolution of the United States Congress and signed into law by President Harry S. Truman. The day belongs to all Americans, transcending differences and bringing citizens together. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Anthem Community Park, 41703 N. Gavilan Peak Pkwy.... More

Music in May

2016-04-29 | ImagesAZ | Community

Four weeks of free concerts come to life at Anthem Community Park as Music in May returns for a 14th season, with a different act taking the stage each Friday in May. Attendees at the family-friendly events are encouraged to bring blankets, lawn chairs, picnics and flashlights. Food trucks will be on-site for the opening performance for the fourth year in a row, and an ice cream truck will be available the remaining weeks. This year’s lineup includes Shining Star, May 6; Groove Merchants, May 13; True to Life, May 20; and Arizona Moonshine Band, May 27. Free. 7-9 p.m. onlineatanthem.com/music-may.... More