Youth

Desert Foothills Library Youth Event: Stranded, What to Eat

2016-05-24 | ImagesAZ | Youth


Calling all adventurers! The Desert Foothills Library invites youth, ages 11 to 14, to learn about what foods to eat if stranded on a desert island. Participants will be working with Arizona Science Center staff. Call to register. Free. 2 to 3 p.m. Desert Foothills Library, 38443 N. Schoolhouse Rd., 480-488-2286, desertfoothillslibrary.org.... More

Camp Rising Star 2016

2016-05-24 | ImagesAZ | Youth


Registration is now open for Starlight Community Theater’s “Camp Rising Star.” Session 1 will be held on June 13-25 and is for youth ages 7 through ninth grade. Session 2 will be held on July 11-16 and is for teens ages 13-18. Session 3 will be held on July 18-30 and is for youth/teens ages 7-18. Check website for registration information. 1611 W. Whispering Wind Dr., 623-252-6815, starlightcommunitytheater.com.... More

Disney’s “My Son Pinocchio Jr.” Casting Call

2016-05-24 | ImagesAZ | Youth


Musical Theatre of Anthem is looking for youth, ages 9-14, to cast in their musical, Disney’s “My Son Pinocchio Jr.” Auditions and callbacks will be held at 9 a.m., with rehearsals immediately after. Musical Theatre of Anthem, 42323 N. Vision Way, 623-336-6001, musicaltheatreofanthem.org.... More

National Butterfly Education and Awareness Day

2016-05-24 | ImagesAZ | Youth


Celebrate National Butterfly Education and Awareness Day all month long at Butterfly Wonderland! Special events include pottery painting, story time for tots, photography sessions, yoga in the rainforest, the monarch walk series, concerts in the conservatory and more. Check website for specific prices, dates and times. Butterfly Wonderland, 9500 E. Via de Ventura, 480-800-3000, butterflywonderland.com.... More

Calling All Applicants: Rotary Club of Anthem Scholarships

2016-03-11 | ImagesAZ | Youth


The Rotary Club of Anthem is now accepting applications for its 2016-17 scholarship program. Established to recognize the outstanding scholastic achievements of local graduating high school seniors, the program awards five scholarships of $1,000 each to support full-time enrollment at any accredited community college, four-year college or university, trade school or vocational school for the coming academic year. Beginning this year, all high school seniors living in the Anthem area are eligible to apply, regardless of which high school they attend in the region. For those not familiar with the Rotary Club of Anthem, current President Don Whitman says, “It is simply a group of community leaders that get together regularly to share ideas and take action to improve the surrounding community. We believe in education and assisting the youth in our community and each year provide $1,000 scholarships to five students within our area.”Applications are due to the scholarship committee by... More

MTA Casting Call: Disney’s “101 Dalmatians Kids”

2016-03-05 | ImagesAZ | Youth

Performers ages 6-10 can audition for this no-cut production of a fur-raising adventure about an outrageous villain who tries in vain to steal 101 Dalmatian pups for her new fur coat. March 12: general vocal auditions, 10:30 a.m. March 13: dance call, 2 p.m.; callbacks, 3 p.m. Audition preparation workshop available March 10 and 11, 4-5:30 p.m., for $35. Musical Theatre of Anthem, 42323 N. Vision Way, 602-743-9892, musicaltheatreofanthem.org.... More