HOTLINE: Friday, March 30

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Blood Drive
United Blood Services has issued an urgent call for donors with blood type O-negative, the universal blood that can be substituted for all other types in emergencies. To make a donation appointment, call (877) 827-4376 or visit

Two East Valley locations will host public blood drives Saturday:
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Hobby Lobby, 4710 E. Ray Road, Ahwatukee Foothills.
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Superstition Springs Center near Sears entrance in east Mesa.

Donations can also be made at a United Blood Services Donor Center, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday. Check for locations.

Rock the Zoo
Rock the Zoo is tonight, 7 p.m.-11 p.m. For more information log onto The Phoenix Zoo is located at 455 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix.

"Bully" is airing at the Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theatre tonight at 7:30 p.m.   For help with bullying problems contact  Doorways at 602-997-2880 or by visiting They're located at 1825 E. Northern Ave., Suite 200.   

Phoenix Film Festival
Tickets may be purchased in person at the Phoenix Film Festival Ticket Center next to the Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theater. Tickets range in price from $12 for a single screening to $300 for a platinum pass. For more information call 602-955-6444 or go to

Chris Kattan, Comedian & Actor
Chris Kattan will be performing at the Stand-Up Live this weekend, through April 1. Stand-Up Live is located at 50 W. Jefferson St., Level 2 in CityScape next to Lucky Strike. Call 480-719-6100 for more information.
Teaching Fellows
For more information log onto

Home Depot , Debbie Hernandez
You can find Debbie Hernandez at the Home Depot located at Arrowhead, off the Loop 101 and 59th Avenue.

Tempe Festival of the Arts
The Tempe Festival of the Arts runs from Friday March 30 through Sunday April 1 in the Mill Avenue District in Tempe. For more information go to

Dragon Boat Festival
The 9th Annual Dragon Boat Festival will take place at 9 a.m. on Saturday,March 31 and Sunday, April 1 at Tempe Town Lake.  For more information go to

Cave Creek Fiesta Days Celebration
The Cave Creek Fiesta Days Rodeo will take place Friday March 30 at Cave Creek Memorial Arena.  For more information go to

Arizona Renaissance Festival
The Arizona Renaissance Festival runs through Sunday April 1 at the Renaissance Festival Grounds located at 12601 E. US 60 in Apache Junction.  For more infromatino go to

Maricopa Salsa Festival
The City of Maricopa hosts its 8th Annual Salsa Festival on Saturday March 31, 4 p.m.-9 p.m. at Pacana Park. For more information go to

Bill Cosby
Bill Cosby will perform Friday March 30 at 8 p.m. at the Mesa Arts Center's Ikeda Theater located at One E. Main St., Mesa.  For more information call 480-644-6500 or go to

Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers will perform Friday March 30 at 8 p.m. at the Chandler Center for the Arts located at 250 N. Arizona Ave. in Chandler.  For more information call 480-782-2680 or go to