September 2, 2015 · Wednesday

Pop Up Wednesdays

The Gallery at El Pedregal, 34505 N. Scottsdale Rd. | 9.02.2015 4:00pm

Pop in to The Gallery at el Pedregal with some friends and a beverage of your choice for an evening of beautiful art and fun conversations. Each week features special artists or guests. 4-6 p.m. The Gallery at El Pedregal, 34505 N. Scottsdale Rd.,

September 3, 2015 · Thursday

National Honey Month at Butterfly Wonderland

Butterfly Wonderland, 9500 E. Via de Ventura | 9.03.2015 12:00am

September is National Honey Month and to celebrate, Butterfly Wonderland will host a number of special events throughout the month, including a Celebration of Honey event, a visit from the 2015 Honey Princess, honey samplings and more. Check website for

September 5, 2015 · Saturday

Exhibit: Masterworks of Spanish Colonial Art

Phoenix Art Museum | 9.05.2015 12:00am

This landmark exhibition features a selection of 18th-century Spanish colonial paintings recently acquired by the Phoenix Art Museum from the estate of Gerry S. Culpepper and the Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation. Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N. Central Ave.,

September 7, 2015 · Monday

“Dinner on Us” at Salty Sow and Roaring Fork

Salty Sow, 4801 E. Cactus Rd.; Roaring Fork, 4800 N. Scottsdale Rd. | 9.07.2015 4:00pm

Enjoy a Labor Day buy-one-get-one-free offer all evening long on delectable meals from the Salty Sow or Roaring Fork restaurants beginning at 4 p.m. Salty Sow, 4801 E. Cactus Rd., 602-795-9463,; Roaring Fork, 4800 N. Scottsdale Rd.,

September 9, 2015 · Wednesday

Saving The Grand Canyon

Desert Foothills Library 38443 N. Schoolhouse Rd., Cave Creek. | 9.09.2015 1:30pm

Director of the Grand Canyon chapter of the Sierra Club, Sandy Bahr, discusses issues pertaining to the Grand Canyon, Arizona’s natural wonder, including the surrounding uranium mines, the Tusayan and Escalade developments, the operation of Glen Canyon

September 9, 2015 · Wednesday

“Long May She Reign” Celebration Tea

English Rose Tea Room, 201 Easy St., #103 in Carefree | 9.09.2015 4:00pm

Celebrate the day that Queen Elizabeth II will become the longest serving monarch ever with a lot of royal ephemera, souvenirs, live music, a special menu and a chance to win a $100 gift card. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The English Rose Tea Room, 201 Easy St.,

September 9, 2015 · Wednesday

DFC-AAS Lecture: Goat Camp Ruins

Good Shepard of the Hills Episcopal Church’s Maitland Hall, 6502 Cave Creek Rd. in Cave Creek | 9.09.2015 7:30pm

Special guest speaker J. Scott Wood presents a report on recent activities at Payson’s Goat Camp Ruins and discusses future plans for the site. Hosted by the Arizona Archaeology Society’s Desert Foothills Chapter. Free. 7:30 p.m. Good Shepherd of the

September 10, 2015 · Thursday

Desert Foothills Theater Presents “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare”

Foothills Community Foundation, 34250 N. 60th Street, Building B, in Scottsdale. | 9.10.2015 12:00am

Three actors use comedy and improvisation to perform shortened forms of all the plays written by Shakespeare. Adults, $26-$32.50; youth, $16-$21. Check website for dates, times and to purchase tickets. Foothills Community Foundation–Holland Community

September 11, 2015 · Friday

Starlight Community Theater Presents “Bugsy Malone”

Starlight Community Theater 1611 W. Whispering Wind Dr #160 | 9.11.2015 12:00am

Two gangs, comprised completely of children, square off in a 1920s rivalry of Capone-ian standards in this play directed by Susan Gibson. Check website for show times. $15. Starlight Community Theater, 1611 W. Whispering Wind Dr., Ste. 9, 623-252-6815,

September 12, 2015 · Saturday

Java & Jammin’: Sophia Humbert

Anthem Civic Building, 3701 W. Anthem Way in Anthem | 9.12.2015 9:30am

Sophia Humbert, Gavilan Peak School student and recipient of the Upscale Singers’ 2014 First Place Scholarship Award, performs. 9:30-11:30 a.m., Free. Anthem Civic Building, 3701 W. Anthem Way, 623-742-6050, ograms.

September 16, 2015 · Wednesday

Business Roundtable

Anthem Civic Building, 3701 W. Anthem Way in Anthem | 9.16.2015 8:00am

Local business owners, operators and property managers can learn more about the resources available from the Anthem Community Council and its Economic Development Committee at this roundtable that includes breakfast, a panel discussion and more.

September 17, 2015 · Thursday

Cave Creek Elementary School Reunion

harold’s Cave Creek Corral, 6895 E. Cave Creek Rd. in Cave Creek | 9.17.2015 5:00pm

Former students of Cave Creek Elementary School, which closed in 1992, are invited to reunite and reminisce about their school days. $20, includes appetizers and commemorative shirt. 5 p.m. Harold’s Corral, 6895 E. Cave Creek Rd., 480-488-1906,

September 18, 2015 · Friday

Pedro Guerrero: A Photographers Journey

9.18.2015 9:00pm

PBS series American Masters covers the remarkable life and work of Pedro E. Guerrero, a Mexican-American photographer who was born and raised in segregated Mesa. 9 p.m. PBS, check local listings for channels.

September 20, 2015 · Sunday

Bee Lecture and Tea with Emily the Bee Keeper

English Rose Tea Room, 201 Easy St. in Carefree | 9.20.2015 3:00pm

Discover the secret life of bees and get a taste of fresh honey with Arizona’s queen bee, professional beekeeper Emily Brown. Call for reservations. $30. 3-5 p.m. The English Rose Tea Room, 201 Easy St., 480-488-4812,

September 21, 2015 · Monday

Exhibit: Willis Peterson, Jerry Sieve and Tom Baker Landscape Photography

Desert Foothills Library 38443 N. Schoolhouse Rd., Cave Creek. | 9.21.2015 12:00am

See the exquisite work of three generations of landscape photography from Arizona Highways contributors Willis Peterson and Jerry Sieve, and student Tom Baker. Desert Foothills Library, 38443 N. Schoolhouse Rd., 480-488-2286, desertfoothillslibrary.or g.

September 22, 2015 · Tuesday

An Evening with Author J.A. Jance

Desert Foothills Library 38443 N. Schoolhouse Rd., Cave Creek. | 9.22.2015 6:30pm

Join New York Times bestselling author and Bisbee native J.A. Jance as she discusses her more than 50 novels, including the Joanna Brady series; the J. P. Beaumont series; the Ali Reynolds series; the Diana Walker thrillers and her poems/memoir, “After

September 23, 2015 · Wednesday

MTA Presents “Shrek, The Musical Jr.”

Anthem Civic Building, 3701 W. Anthem Way in Anthem | 9.23.2015 7:00pm

Musical Theatre of Anthem opens their season with this production based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, “Shrek.” Check website for ticket prices and show times. Musical Theatre of Anthem, 42323 N. Vision Way, 602-743-9892,

September 26, 2015 · Saturday

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day

Harold’s Cave Creek Corral, 6895 E. Cave Creek Rd. in Cave Creek | 9.26.2015 1:00pm

Celebrate 80 years of Harold’s food and fun all weekend long with live music, kid’s activities, guest appearances by celebrities who have visited and more. Check website for more birthday activities. Harold’s Corral, 6895 E. Cave Creek Rd.,