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Arizona McDonald's Hosting 'Cyber Hiring Week' Feb. 22-26 to Fill 2,000 Positions
The fast-food restaurant is looking to fill full-time, part-time and manager positions at about 300 locations. Starting today, February 22nd to the 26th job seekers can for positions online at: www.mylocalmcds.com
Interested candidates can log on and click on their state, city and McDonald's location where they'd like to apply to fill out the online application. Local owner/operators will then contact candidates for interviews.
Clown Healing Workshop
Legendary humanitarian clown Patch Adams, MD, made famous by Robin Williams' portrayal in the 1998 film Patch Adams, is bringing his brand of healing through humor to the Valley throughout the last weekend in February.
Dr. Adams and noted physician Carl Hammerschlag, MD, of Paradise Valley, are teaming up to teach local medical students, doctors, nurses and other health care providers how to use clowning in their practice of medicine. The day-long Clown Healing Workshop will take place Friday, Feb. 26, from 9 a.m. 4 p.m. at the University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix.
University of Arizona College of Medicine Phoenix
Virginia G. Piper Auditorium
600 E. Van Buren Street, Building 2
Phoenix, Arizona 85004
For more information visit www.ClownTownHealingFest.com or call (480) 382-0605
USA Clydesdale Yard sale Fundraiser Feb 27th
Please join us at our fundraiser yard sale at which much will be offered. With generous support of people like you, we will be able to continue our efforts to the preservation of the "at-risk" Clydesdale breed.
The event will be fun and exciting! Come and get up close to one of these gentle giants by petting or having a photo taken. There will be children's events, a Clydesdale demonstration and a Q and A. Pet Club will be here providing a silent auction of animal goodies. A surprise addition, her name is Kait she is our 2 year old filly. Stop by and visit.
100% of what we make will go to the Clydesdales care!
For Sale, Household items, adult and children's clothing, furniture, toys, decorating Items camping items and much, much more. Coffee, baked goods and water will also be available as you browse and have fun!
USACPF is a 501(c) (3) dedicated to the preservation of the Clydesdale Horse through Clydesdale education, Clydesdale rescue, Clydesdale riding demonstrations.
For more information visit: www.usaclydesdalepreservationfoundation.org
Clydesdale Preservation Foundation
17208 E. Saragosa St. Gilbert AZ 85295
(East of Higley on Pecos, North on 172nd Way)
Friday Night Fish Fry to benefit the Robson Branch of the Boys and Girls Club.
Original Breakfast House is keeping the stove hot each Friday night from February 12-March 24, 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m., with their Friday Night Fish Fry Dinner. Priced at $12.95 for adults and .50 cents per year of age for kids 12 and under. This fish fry includes all-you-can-eat flaky and crispy fried fish, French Fries and coleslaw. 50% of the proceeds raised will be donated to the Robson branch of the Boys and Girls Club. The Original Breakfast House hopes to raise $10,000 during their Lent promotion.
For more information visit: www.obhphx.com
The Original Breakfast House
13623 North 32nd Street (at Thunderbird)
Phoenix, AZ 85032
Shake Shack announces opening date for Scottsdale Fashion Square location
New York City-based burger restaurant Shake Shack has finally announced the opening date to its first Arizona location at Scottsdale Fashion Square.
The restaurant will open on Feb. 26 at 11 a.m. at the mall off Camelback Road and Scottsdale Road.
The opening will feature several Arizona-centric menu items, like the Dust Devil frozen custard (vanilla custard, peanut butter sauce, marshmallow sauce and shortbread cookie, dusted with malt power); the CamelShack frozen custard (vanilla custard, salted caramel sauce and a slice of banana cream pie from local vendor The Bakery PHX); and local brews from Grand Canyon Brewing Co., SanTan Brewing Co. and Phoenix Ale Brewery.
Five percent of sales from the CamelShack will go to the Phoenix Children's Hospital.
For more information visit: www.shakeshack.com/
7014 E. Camelback Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
11am- 10pm, Sunday Thursday
11am- 11pm, Friday & Saturday
Join one of the World's most well-known and beloved Spiritual Mediums, James Van Praagh, for an unforgettable evening of Spirit!
Join James Van Praagh at the Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix Arizona! You'll experience Spirit from all angles in this amazing theatre in the round. James will share Spiritual lessons gleaned from decades of speaking with the Spirit world, and deliver detailed messages of love, comfort and encouragement from loved ones on the other side. You'll leave forever changed.
For more information visit: www.celebritytheatre.com
An Evening of Spirit
February 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
440 N. 32nd Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
NHRA Mello Yello Series championship at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park.
There's only one word to describe the atmosphere produced when a pair of richly-tuned, nitro-burning dragsters cackle at the starting line, awaiting the green light to flash: magical.
When the two 10,000-horsepower dragsters take off with a thunderous roar and spit fire as they march side-by-side down the dragstrip, the transcendent moment provides an extreme shot of adrenaline for even the most conservative attendees.
This will be the scene for three spectacular days at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park, the 450-acre multi-purpose motorsports facility located just minutes east of downtown Phoenix, as thousands of drag racing fans will flock to the CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals, Feb. 26-28. With valuable NHRA Mello Yello Series championship points up for grabs, drivers and teams will put it all on the line at the second of 24 races in the 2016 NHRA season.
Fans also will want to visit NHRA's popular Nitro Alley and Manufacturers Midway, where sponsors and race vendors create a carnival atmosphere, with interactive displays, simulated competitions, merchandise, food and fun for the entire family.
The event also will feature thrilling competition in the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series.
Mello Yello Drag Racing Series qualifying will feature two rounds at 1:30 and 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 26 and the final two rounds of qualifying on Saturday, Feb. 27, also at 1:30 and 4 p.m. Final eliminations are scheduled for 11 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 28.
To purchase general-admission or reserved seats, call (800) 884-NHRA (6472) or visit www.NHRA.com/tickets. Kids 12 and under are free in general admission areas with a paid adult. For more information about the NHRA visit www.NHRA.com.
Davisson Entertainment Presents the First Annual PHX Vegan Food Festival
Davisson Entertainment presents the first annual PHX Vegan Food Festival on Saturday, Feb. 27 at the Phoenix Theatre and Phoenix Art Museum campus. The outdoor, family-friendly festival will be held from noon to 5 p.m., with one-hour early entrance for VIP ticket holders. Event highlights include vegan food trucks and restaurants, vegan-friendly food and products, demonstrations and presentations by chefs and vegan experts, plus a kids' activity area. There will also be a cash bar, a beer garden, and two entertainment stages featuring a full day of live music.
"We created the PHX Vegan Food Festival to bring together the community and create more awareness and excitement for the vegan lifestyle. The event shines the spotlight on local businesses so they can showcase their menus and products to an audience that is hungry for more options. It's also a great opportunity for those interested in adopting a vegan diet the chance to explore the many choices that are available in the Valley," said Davisson Entertainment's Founder, Daniel Davisson.
The PHX Vegan Food Festival will feature some of the state's favorite vegan restaurants and food trucks and vegan-friendly vendors. Guests will enjoy small bite samples from vegan restaurants, plus food and beverage artisans. They will also have the option to purchase selections from these businesses, as well as a variety of vegan food trucks. In addition, local vendors will be showcasing and selling their vegan-friendly offerings, including cooking products, cookbooks, body care items, and clothing and accessories, to name a few. There will also be cooking demonstrations and discussions by culinary and nutrition experts. Highlights include Chefs Jason Wyrick and Madelyn Pryor of The Vegan Taste, and Will Tucker, owner of Will Tucker Fitness and International Federation of Physique Athletes (IFPA) Pro.
General admission is $25 and includes access to entertainment, one drink token, plus small bite tastings from restaurants and food vendors. VIP admission is $60 and includes access to entertainment, two drink tokens, small bite tastings, one-hour early entry, and a meet and greet with Chefs Jason Wyrick and Madelyn Pryor of The Vegan Taste, plus a take home souvenir. Additional food items, beverages and products are available for purchase. Kids 12 and under are free.
The Phoenix Theatre/Phoenix Art Museum campus is located at 100 E. McDowell Rd., Phoenix, Ariz. 85004. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit www.phxveganfest.com