HOTLINE: Saturday, Sept. 6

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Glendale Teddy Bear Day
Saturday, Sept. 6, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free. Lots of activities along with the event, including make-and-take crafts and goodies, some of which charge a nominal fee.

Start your day at the Glendale Visitor Center, for a bag of deals, list of activities and more.

The event will feature a teddy donation drive to benefit the Glendale Fire Department's Trauma Teddy Program - bears can be purchased on site for just $8, and a portion of that fee will also go to the Fire Department.

More information at or 623-930-4500
Glendale Convention & Visitors Bureau
Visitor Center is located at 5800 W. Glenn Drive, Suite 140

Kathy Cano-Murillo is the Crafty Chica.

Crafty Chica Az appearances;

Sunday 9/7: 285 N Federal St, Chandler 6-8 p.m.

Monday 9/8: 9470 W Northern Ave, Glendale 6-8 p.m.

Tuesday 9/9: 4070 N Oracle Rd, Tucson 12-2 p.m.

The Wildlife World Zoo
The Wildlife World Zoo is located at 16501 W. Northern Ave. in Litchfield Park. For more information on all the zoo's exciting attractions and events, call 623-935-WILD or check out their website  For more pet training tips from Dr. Grey Stafford, visit

Dave Owens, The Garden Guy
Contact Dave at, or visit

Dr. Tony O'donnell
For more health tips and information from Dr. Tony O'donnell visit his websites at or
He's appearing Saturday at Fresh Vitamins at 32nd st. & Thunderbird from 1pm-4pm.

Future Forward
3610 N. 44th Street, Phoenix

Families are invited to attend an open house & grand opening celebration on Sat., Sept. 6th from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sun., Sept. 7th from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. They can tour the facility, meet the staff, learn more about services and programs, and even enter to win "learning experience" packages. There will be activities for children and refreshments.

Lauren Strait
Owner/Publisher of Macaroni Kid North Scottsdale/PV
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