Calendar of Events in Pima County
Pima County Public Library
Quilt Block Workshop
Celebrate Black History Month at the Eckstrom-Columbus Branch Library by learning about the connections between the textiles of West Africa and American quilt making and create a quilt block using a traditional African American pattern.
WHEN: Saturday, February 18, 2:30 – 4 p.m.
WHERE: Eckstrom-Columbus Library, 4350 E. 22nd St.
INFORMATION: (520) 594-5285 | Online
Pima County Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation
‘When Bronco Riders Wore Lipstick’ Exhibition
A celebration of the lives and achievements of rodeo and exhibition show cowgirls from 1900 through the 1930s opens at Historic Canoa Ranch. The display includes cowgirl skirts, bronc belts, hats, cuffs, spurs and riding boots. Photographs of the cowgirls in action and posing for publicity shots along with original paintings put the items in context. The show runs through March 4. A $10 donation is requested to view the exhibit.
WHEN: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. daily
WHERE: Raul M. Grijalva Canoa Ranch Conservation Park, 5375 S. I-19 Frontage Rd., Green Valley (Exit 56)
INFORMATION: Historic Canoa Ranch, (520) 724-5520 | Email | Online
Kino Sports Complex
2017 Desert Diamond Cup
Major League Soccer’s premier preseason tournament, returns to Kino Sports Complex for its sixth year. This year’s edition features the most MLS sides, and the most compelling slate of teams, in the event’s history.
The action opens with defending Cup champions, the New England Revolution taking on Western Conference Finalists Colorado Rapids followed by a repeat of the 2011 cup math between the New York Red Bulls and Sporting Kansas City with the nightcap featuring the Houston Dynamo against powerhouse newcomers New York City Football Club.
WHEN: Saturday, February 18
WHERE: Kino Sports Complex- North, 3600 S. Country Club Rd.
- New England Revolution vs. Colorado Rapids, 1 p.m.
- New York Red Bulls vs. Sporting Kansas City, 3:30 p.m.
- New York City Football Club vs. Houston Dynamo, 6 p.m.
INFORMATION: Casey Beane, FC Tucson, (520) 334-1115 | Email | Online | Clear Bag Policy
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