HOTLINE: Friday, July 2

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Mesa 4th of July
Arizona's Celebration of Freedom takes place today, 6 p.m.-10 p.m., and Saturday, 6 p.m.-10 p.m., in downtown Mesa. The event and parking are free to the public. For more information go to www.azcelebrationoffreedom.org.

Blood Drive
Save our Summer Blood Drive with United Blood Services takes place today, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., at Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts and Saturday, July 3, at Jobing.com Arena. First 500 donors will receive D-backs ticket and a gift bag valued at more than $50. You can show up or sign up online in our Community section.

Improv -- Monique Marvez
Monique Marvez performs at the Tempe Improv this weekend. For tickets go to www.tempeimprov.com or call the comedy hotline at 480-921-9877.

Movie Review -- Craig Outhier, Movie Critic
All movies reviewed open today.

Heat Stroke and Exhaustion -- Warning Signs
For more information, contact Banner Good Samaritan Poison and Drug Information Center at 1-800-222-1222 or visit http://www.bannerhealth.com.

Holiday Party Planning
For more information, visit www.foodieslikeus.com.

National Geographic Explorers Camp -- Michael “Mick” Davie, Filmmaker and Journalist
For more information on the National Geographic Explorers Camp at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, visit www.fairmont.com/scottsdale or call 480-585-4848.

"Eclipse" stars surprising movie audiences
Stars of "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" are visiting movie theaters across the country this weekend to watch the movie with fans. For hints on where they will be, visit EclipseTheMovie.com.

Beatles Memorabilia
To contact Mike Nattboy, a Beatles Memorabilia expert who lives in the Valley, go to Micro Groove Records.