HOTLINE: Thursday, Feb. 12Posted: Updated:
AHS' Paws for Love Valentine's Kissing Booth and Adoption Event
Paws for Love is a fund raising campaign that offers Valley pet lovers and shoppers the opportunity to donate to the lifesaving programs and services of AHS at any Safeway store throughout the month of February.The campaign will feature a Valentine's kissing booth and adoption event on Friday, February 13. The event will celebrate the joy of pets and raise funds.
Friday, February 13
Safeway - 810 E. Glendale Avenue, Phoenix, AZ, 85020
Kisses available for a $1 minimum donation; puppy adoption fees starting at $250
One of Arizona's young visionaries and social media leaders is coming to ASU's Downtown Phoenix campus to headline a popular lecture series and discuss the power of connecting creativity and culture around the world.
Blake Brinker's "Creativity, Technology and Humanity" kicks off the spring 2015 Humanities Lecture Series as well as Project Humanities, a university wide initiative to promote the importance of humanities within the higher education system and community.
Nursing and Health Innovation Building Two, 550 N. Third St., Phoenix, Innovation Auditorium, Room 110
Start time: 6:30p
Arizona Beer Week
The 5th Annual Arizona Beer Week brought to you by the Arizona Craft Brewers Guild kicks off February 12th with over 400 craft beer events celebrating Arizona Craft Beer and the growing industry. There are events for everyone from specialty pairings like Girl Scout Cookies and Craft Beer and Pie and Craft Beer to beer dinners and major festivals. There are a variety of craft beer dinners, tap takeovers, meet the brewers, comedy shows and even beer education classes.
February 12- 21, 2015
Over 400 events across the state
Premiere Event: Strong Beer Festival, February 14, 2015
StandDown Homeless Vets
More than 2,000 homeless and at-risk military veterans are expected to receive temporary haven and assistance during the 2015 Maricopa County StandDown, a two-day event beginning Thursday, February 12th at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix. The Maricopa County StandDown is a proud member of the Arizona Veterans StandDown Alliance coordinated as a D.B.A. of the Arizona Coalition to End Homelessness.
Veterans Memorial Coliseum - 1826 W. McDowell Road in Phoenix - West Hall
Opening Ceremony 8 AM on Thursday, Feb. 12th. Closing Graduation Ceremony 10 AM on Saturday, Feb. 14th.
Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show
The 60th Annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show will take place at Westworld beginning today, Thursday February 12 through Feb 22nd. Over 2,500 horses are coming from all around the world. "It will be our biggest show ever." The show starts at 8am. "We feature the youth riders that first weekend."
Gates open 8 a.m. daily Feb. 12-22.
WestWorld of Scottsdale, 16601 N. Pima Road, northeast of Loop 101 and Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard.
Admission: $10; $7 for seniors and military; free for age 12 and younger, except for evening entry Feb. 20 and 21, when general admission is $15, $10 for senior and military. Buy at the gate or ticketmaster.com
State Farm Jobs
State Farm Insurance is building a $600 million regional hub in Tempe, and it's beefing up its local workforce. On Feb. 12, hear from Michael Tipsord -- vice chairman, president and chief operating officer of State Farm Insurance Companies -- about the company's growth and how it will benefit customers, employees and the Phoenix area. This event is open to Valley business leaders and others as part of this year's Economic Club of Phoenix speaker series.
Camelback Golf Club (Lakeview Inn room) 7847 N. Mockingbird Lane Scottsdale, AZ 85253
11:30a (goes go until 1:30p)