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HOTLINE: Saturday, March 21

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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 www.wildlifeworld.com

Dave Owens, The Garden Guy
Contact Dave at gardenguy@gardenguy.com, or visit www.gardenguy.com

Home Sale Tips
HomeSmart International
602-230-7600
www.homesmartinternational.com

Spark
Mesa's Festival of Creativity is a free, immersive event for all ages held at Mesa Arts Center. The 2015 festival weaves the elements - earth, air, fire and water - into numerous captivating and interactive experiences in celebration of the arts, innovation and creativity. Held during spring break for many Valley school districts and in the heart of Cactus League Spring Training month, spark! will offer participatory activities, delicious foods, live music, original performances, collaborative art and more.

The festival, which features the work of Arizona artists and performers as well as internationally renowned touring and visual artists, is open Saturday noon - 10 p.m. On Friday and Saturday evening at 7 p.m., the campus will transform into spark! After Dark, with night-time performances and festivities culminating in a fireworks display on Saturday night.

Festival goers will be able to try their hand at studio art classes with $5 one-hour workshops. Workshops include: Making Plates, Flameworking Beads, Watercolor, Shrinky Dink Jewelry, Improv with Names from a Hat and Enameling on Metal.

Mesa Arts Center is located at 1 E. Main Street in downtown Mesa. There is no charge to attend spark! Mesa's Festival of Creativity and parking is free. More information can be found at MesaArtsCenter.com/spark.

Top Car Picks from AAA
Cool Car: Jeep Renegade
Alternative Fuel: Honda Accord Hybrid
Compact: Volkswagen Golf
Full-Size: Chrysler 300
Minivan: Ford Transit Connect
Pickup: Ford F-150
Convertible: Ford Mustang
Upscale Convertible: Chevrolet Corvette

Top Picks are announced in the March/April issue of Highroads magazine. You can also find them at www.highroads.az.aaa.com

AAA Car Buying
https://www.az.aaa.com/automotive/car-buying
480-858-0445

Kitchen Hack Tips
Chef John Collura from Cibo e Vino
www.ciboevinoaz.com
480-595-6600

Phoenix Film Festival
The Phoenix Film Festival back for its 15th year and is taking place March 26 - April 2 at Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theatres.

Tickets and passes are on sale now and available through www.phoenixfilmfestival.com. Tickets may also be purchased in person at the Phoenix Film Festival Ticket Center next to the Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theater. Tickets range in price from $13 for a single screening to $300 for a platinum pass. For more information call 602-955-6444 or go to www.phoenixfilmfestival.com.

The 10th Annual International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival is part of the 15th Annual Phoenix Film Festival, which occurs this year from Thursday, March 26 to Thursday, April 2. Continually breaking attendance records since its inception, last year's festival saw over 25,000 attendees and there are hopes to pull in even more film enthusiasts this year. The week-long festival will be held once again at Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theatre located at 7000 E. Mayo Blvd. Phoenix, AZ 85054.

For movie lovers, this is an event that is not to be missed. Tickets and passes are on sale now and available through the Phoenix Film Festival website www.phoenixfilmfestival.com. Tickets may also be purchased in person at the Phoenix Film Festival Ticket Center next to the Harkins Scottsdale 101 Theatre. Tickets range in price from $13 for a single screening to $300 for a platinum pass. For more information call 602-955-6444 or visit www.phoenixfilmfestival.com.