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Written by Judy Harper Category: Things To Do Issue: July 2018
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Through July 19
Jazz Workshops
Musicians, students and jazz enthusiasts work with instructors in a variety of weeklong programs focusing on improvisation essentials, Latin and traditional jazz, duos and trios, bebop and vocal ensemble. M-Th, 1-4 p.m. $150. The Nash, 110 E. Roosevelt St., Phoenix,, 602-795-0464. Open to all ages and experience levels, the workshops conclude with a 7:30 p.m. concert on the final day of each class.

July 3
Geology of the Valley (FREE)
Jack McEnroe, master steward for McDowell Sonoran Conservancy, talks about geologic features that existed in the Phoenix area thousands of years ago but we don’t see today, including mountains as high as the Himalayas, valleys more than a mile deep, active volcanoes and lava flows, seas and supercontinents. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Mustang Library, 10101 N. 90th St., Scottsdale, RSVP recommended: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..