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100-plus households will participate in community patio sale

100-plus households will participate in community patio sale

Academy Village, a 55-and-older community at 13701 E. Old Spanish Trail, will hold a patio sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, with more than 100 households participating.

October 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Photo, jewelry exhibit reception is June 28

Photo, jewelry exhibit reception is June 28

For more than 30 years Tucson attorney Blair Phillips Friederich has pursued a somewhat unusual avocation - black-and-white photography that he transforms into art-quality gelatin silver prints in his own darkroom.

June 20, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Lecture: US experiencing growing 'opportunity gap'

Lecture: US experiencing growing 'opportunity gap'

Statistics show that the opportunity gap for Americans from different family backgrounds has been growing in recent decades.

January 31, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Talk looks at myths on hearing and aging

Talk looks at myths on hearing and aging

According to national statistics, 18 percent of American adults 45-64 years old, 30 percent of adults 64-75 years old and 47 percent of adults age 75 and older have a hearing impairment.

January 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Dietitian's talk to offer latest on vitamin D

Is it possible to get too much vitamin D from the sun? Do some people get too little vitamin D, or do they get it in the wrong form? What are good food sources of vitamin D? Are some people more at risk for vitamin D deficiency?

December 06, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Chinese medicine is topic of upcoming talk

This month's wellness lecture at Academy Village will feature a talk on Chinese medicine by a Tucson-area specialist in the field.

November 08, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Trio Sonora to play free concert Tuesday

Trio Sonora to play free concert Tuesday

Tuesday's weekly concert at Academy Village will feature three graduate bassoon students from the UA Bassoon Studio who call their entertaining ensemble the Trio Sonora.

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Free concert to feature Spanish, Brazilian tunes

Free concert to feature Spanish, Brazilian tunes

A program of Brazilian and Spanish classical and popular music will be featured Tuesday in the weekly concert at Academy Village.

October 18, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Group to play free show of Irish music

Group to play free show of Irish music

A program featuring lively traditional Irish dance music will be presented at Academy Village Tuesday as the Arizona Senior Academy's weekly concert.

September 20, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Academy Village to host classical piano concert

Academy Village to host classical piano concert

Anton Faynberg, a native of Russia who is now a doctoral student at the University of Arizona, will be featured in a piano recital Tuesday at the Academy Village.

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Popular speaker on end-of-life issues to give talk Wednesday at Academy Village

End-of-life care and decision-making will be the topic of the monthly wellness lecture at Academy Village on Wednesday afternoon.

September 06, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Clarinet Quartet to perform Tuesday

Clarinet Quartet to perform Tuesday

The University of Arizona Clarinet Quartet, made up of three graduate students and their mentor/professor, will present a concert Tuesday at Academy Village. It's part of a weekly music series sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.

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Jazz concert will include Ellington, Styne numbers

Jazz concert will include Ellington, Styne numbers

Greg Silverman, a talented pianist and vocal recording artist, will present a concert of jazz music at Academy Village Tuesday evening, sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.

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Final talk in refugee series is July 5

Final talk in refugee series is July 5

Next Thursday Academy Village will host the third and final talk in a series by refugees from troubled countries in south Asia and Africa who have settled in Tucson.

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Chamber Music Mirage to perform free concert

Chamber Music Mirage to perform free concert

Chamber Music Mirage, a Tucson-area cello, viola and piano ensemble, will present a summer concert at Academy Village Tuesday sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.

June 28, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Refugees from the Congo to speak at Academy Village

Refugees from the Congo to speak at Academy Village

Blaise Lolika, who was trained as a nurse midwife and had his own medical clinic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, came to Tucson as a refugee in 2002 and is now employed as a medical technician at University of Arizona Medical Center.

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Folk singer to perform free concert

Folk singer to perform free concert

The upcoming weekly concert at Academy Village will feature Pamela Reinagel, who may be the only folk singer to hold a bachelor's degree from Carnegie Mellon University and a Ph.D. from Harvard University.

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Arizona Graduate Winds to play free show

Arizona Graduate Winds to play free show

The Arizona Graduate Winds, a quintet featuring talented UA graduate students, will present a concert Tuesday morning at Academy Village.

April 26, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Limb repair is topic of final talk on aging

Limb repair is topic of final talk on aging

The Arizona Senior Academy will present the final program in its repeat of the UA's popular "Living Beyond 100" series Wednesday at Academy Village.

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Popular series on aging continues

Popular series on aging continues

Another two of the lectures from the UA's popular "Living Beyond 100" series will be presented at Academy Village on March 21 and 22.

March 15, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Centenarians, brain are topics of talks

Two more lectures from the University of Arizona's popular "Living Beyond 100" series that concluded in late February will be presented at Academy Village March 14 and 15.

March 08, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
UA scientists to discuss aging

UA scientists to discuss aging

Did you miss the popular "Living Beyond 100" lecture series presented by the University of Arizona's College of Science that concluded this week?

March 01, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Learn how to keep knees healthy from renowned physical therapist

Learn how to keep knees healthy from renowned physical therapist

"Knees to Last a Lifetime" is the topic of an illustrated lecture at Academy Village on Monday by Randy Raugh, a well-known Tucson physical therapist and exercise specialist.

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Explore germ warfare at free talk

Explore germ warfare at free talk

Charles Gerba, an internationally renowned microbiologist from the University of Arizona, will give a lecture at Academy Village Wednesday on the topic "Germ Warfare in the 21st Century: Who is Winning?"

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Acclaimed folk artist to play free concert

Acclaimed folk artist to play free concert

Award-winning folk singer-songwriter Robyn Landis will present a concert at Academy Village Tuesday sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.

December 15, 2011 12:00 amLoading…
Arizona Graduate Winds presents free concert

Arizona Graduate Winds presents free concert

Five talented young musicians, graduate students at the University of Arizona, will present a concert of classical music at Academy Village Tuesday sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.

December 01, 2011 12:00 amLoading…

AZ Wind Quintet to play free concert at Academy Village

The Arizona Wind Quintet, a popular faculty ensemble from the University of Arizona School of Music, will present a concert at Academy Village on Tuesday, sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.

October 27, 2011 12:00 amLoading…
Academy Village to host piano-cello concert

Academy Village to host piano-cello concert

A nationally acclaimed Tucson cello-piano duo, Harry Clark and Sanda Schuldmann, will present a concert at Academy Village Tuesday sponsored by the Arizona Senior Academy.

October 20, 2011 12:00 amLoading…

Learn how to avoid accidental falls during free talk at Academy Village

Two doctoral students at the UA's College of Pharmacy, Rachael Mead and Andrew Cook, will give a presentation at Academy Village Wednesday on preventing accidental falls.

October 06, 2011 12:00 amLoading…
See him before his Carnegie show

See him before his Carnegie show

Classical guitarist Eduardo Minozzi Costa has been invited to perform at Carnegie Hall in October, but east-side residents can enjoy his award-winning music Tuesday evening.

September 01, 2011 12:00 amLoading…
Piano/saxophone duo to play free concert

Piano/saxophone duo to play free concert

The popular Tucson piano/saxophone duo Allen Rodriguez and Michael Keepe will present a concert of classical and contemporary music Tuesday morning at Academy Village.

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Academy Village to host concert featuring renowned guitarist Ayala

Academy Village to host concert featuring renowned guitarist Ayala

Gabriel Ayala, an award-winning Tucson classical guitarist who has performed throughout the U.S. and abroad, will perform at Academy Village on Tuesday.

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Academy Village hosts improv comedy act

Academy Village hosts improv comedy act

An evening of improvisational comedy by Lesley Abrams and Dean Steeves of Tucson's LaughingStock Comedy Co. will be presented Wednesday by the Arizona Senior Academy.

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Academy Village to host concert

Academy Village to host concert

Jeffri Sanders, co-director of Musica Sonora, Tucson's early music choir, will present a concert Tuesday on a harpsichord with a rather unusual history.

June 23, 2011 12:00 am Related

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Former dean exhibits art

Former dean exhibits art

Academy Village will open a new art exhibit in its Long Gallery with a reception from 5 to 6:30 p.m. May 6. The reception is free and open to the public.

April 28, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Retirees take shine to 'power from the sun'

Retirees take shine to 'power from the sun'

Academy Village, an active adult community in southeast Tucson that focuses on lifelong learning and wellness, is working to be a regional leader in residential use of solar energy.

April 21, 2011 12:00 am Related Loading…

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