Thursday, November 3

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Phoenix Career Fair

Nationalcareerfairs.com will be hosting a job fair at the Phoenix Airport Marriott, today from 11 am to 2 pm. The event is FREE for all career seekers. Bring plenty of resumes and dress for success.

Employers such as; Verizon Wireless, Goodwill of Central Arizona, Blue Anvil Marketing, AARP c/o Livetech LLC, CACI Integrated Communications for Arizona Army National Guard, Premier Coding, State of AZ Dept. of Environmental Quality, Specialized Loan Services and others are scheduled to attend.

For more information, visit: www.nationalcareerfairs.com

Phoenix Airport Marriott
1101 North 44th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
Thursday, November 3, 2016
11 AM - 2 PM

Chandler-Gilbert Community College Hosts Annual Veterans Expo for Local Vets

CGCC will be hosting the 8th Annual Veterans Resource Expo today, November 3rd from 1 to 4 p.m. at CGCC's Pecos campus. The expo is free and open to the public, and will allow veterans and their families an opportunity to network with over 30 local businesses to learn about job opportunities and veteran resources and services. 

This year's event speaker is Sgt. Gerry Jones, an internationally-known architect, co-founder of the town of Carefree and holder of the world's largest private collection of contemporary Chinese art. Sgt. Jones will speak about his experiences as a Marine sniper/scout during World War II, and his additional service during the Korean War teaching self-defense skills to Marines.

Exhibitors from a variety of government and community groups as well as businesses and organizations looking to hire veterans will have tables at the Expo. Among these are the VA and VA Healthcare, VA Vet Centers, Arizona Department of Veterans Services, VFW, American Legion, Veterans Stand-Down and Department of Economic Security and employers such as Home Depot, Chandler Police Department and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. Arizona State University and Northern Arizona University will also have their military outreach specialists in attendance to speak with students about transferring.
 
The 8th Annual Veterans Expo will be held inside the Agave Building Community Room at the Pecos Campus located at 2626 E. Pecos Rd. from 1 to 4 p.m. Sgt. Jones will address attendees at 2 p.m. The event is free and open to the public, particularly student and local veterans. Complimentary refreshments will be served.  

For more information, visit: https://www.cgc.maricopa.edu/Students/Veterans/Pages/ResourceExpo.aspx

Agave Building Community Room - Pecos Campus 
2626 E. Pecos Rd. 
1pm - 4pm 

The 34th annual NAPA Auto Parts Drag Boat Racing World Finals 

The 34th annual NAPA Auto Parts Drag Boat Racing World Finals returns to the Valley Nov. 4-6th. This action packed event is a must see that will keep you on the edge of your seat the entire weekend. 

For more information, visit: www.lucasoildragboats.com 

WHERE:    Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park 
                 Gate 3 Spectator parking -  Phone # 520-796-5601
                 20,000 Maricopa Road, Chandler, AZ

WHEN:    Nov 4-6, 2016
               7:00 am Gates Open each Day 
               9:00 am -  Spectators - Racing Begins and continues through dusk

TICKETS:    Available at the GATE Only  
                   Friday GA is $20 with kids 12 & Under FREE with paid adult
                   Sat GA is $30 with kids 12 & Under FREE with paid adult
                   Sun GA is $25 with kids 12 & Under FREE with paid adult
                   FOR ADDITIONAL EVENT INFO visit www.lucasoildragboats.com 
         
SPECIAL:    Unique Series apparel available on the midway and every ticket is a pit pass!
                   RV & Motorhome Spaces available $750 water front & $500 second row, includes 4 Tickets 
                   To book RV & Motorhome Space please contact Conniemarron@gmail.com
                   Top Eliminator Club, Lakeside VIP private grassy area with catered meal, goodie bag!
                   2 Beverage Coupons
                   Fri. $59, Sat. $89, Sun. $79.  Purchase in advance only. franki@lucasoil.com

Joel McHale stars in The Great Indoors 

THE GREAT INDOORS stars Joel McHale in a comedy about a renowned adventure reporter for an outdoor magazine who must adapt to the times when he becomes the desk-bound boss to a group of millennials in the digital department of the publication. Jack has led a thrilling "outdoorsy" life exploring the edges of the earth while chronicling his adventures for Outdoor Limits. 

The Great Indoors airs on KPHO Ch. 5 at 7:30pm.

For more information, visit:
Official CBS website: http://www.cbs.com/shows/the-great-indoors
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheGreatIndoors

Hob Nobs PD Delivery

With all the negative publicity police have been getting, Hob Nob's Cafe started a free meal for police officers. They've been doing it for veterans for a few years. 
They haven't seen a lot of officers so they thought they would bring the meals to the officers. They will be delivering lunch to the downtown Phoenix precinct to 150 officers around 1pm. They will also bring back meals for the overnight crew as well.

For more information on their menu, spirits and delivery visit: http://www.hob-nobs.com/

Hob Nob's Cafe & Spirits
149 W McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85003    
Phone: (602) 253-9220 
Cross Streets: 3rd Ave and McDowell

Dave Owens, The Garden Guy-Create your garden in any space

Dave Owens, The Garden Guy tours Garden Pool Headquarters with Dennis McClung to check out his invention of the garden pool which is a sustainable solution to current food production challenges and how you can make your own at home.

Garden Pool is a federally recognized 501(c)3 international public charity dedicated to research and education of sustainable ways to grow food. GPs are being built all over the world offering an easy and sustainable solution to current food production challenges. The Garden Pool system uses more than 98% less water than conventional farming methods, has next-to zero external inputs, uses no chemical fertilizers or pesticides, and raises very nutritious food!

For more information: https://gardenpool.org/

Contact Dave at gardenguy@gardenguy.com, or visit www.gardenguy.com 

Local entrepreneur featured in CNBC's "Make Me A Millionaire Inventor" 

AZ-based entrepreneur and former NCAA basketball player Curtis Smith, created the Lazer 900, a computerized training system, to modernize basketball drills. It's much like dance-dance revolution. He will be featured on tonight's, Thurs., Nov. 3rd, CNBC's "Make Me A Millionaire Inventor," airing at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Hosted by engineering experts, the show's mission is to find the best inventions never made and bring them to market. 

For more information, visit: www.millionaireinventor.cnbc.com
Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MakeMeAMillionaireInventor and follow us on twitter @MMinventorCNBC   | #MillionaireInventor

American Girl Fashion Show Benefits Phoenix Children's Hospital

The American Girl Fashion Show is back in Phoenix and ready to make dreams come true for hundreds of local girls. The second annual catwalk event is happening at JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa and features four shows over two days. Fifty local girls will strut their stuff on the stage at each event with an American Girl doll in tow. Proceeds from the fashion shows benefit The Emily Center at Phoenix Children's Hospital, an educational center and library for families with children affected by serious injuries and illnesses. The event raised more than $50,000 for The Emily Center in 2015 and drew more than 900 attendees. 

Saturday, Nov. 5 and Sunday, Nov. 6
10 a.m. and 3 p.m. both days
JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
5350 E. Marriott Dr.,
Phoenix, Arizona 85054
COST:     $70 per ticket, $750 per table of 10. Tickets are limited to 300 per show and available at www.givetopchf.org/agfs

To learn more about American Girl, visit www.americangirl.com, www.facebook.com/americangirl, or twitter.com/American girl.
For more information about the Phoenix Children’s' hospital, visit phoenixchildrens.org.

It's National Sandwich Day!

Sandwich Day celebrates the ultimate convenience food! But why not try a little something different in your lunchbox, such as the open-faced Tartine sandwich. Lucia Schnitzer, owner of Luci's Healthy Marketplace and The Orchard PHX, comes in to show us how to make these sandwiches, and shows us why they're so popular right now. 

For more information:   http://www.lucishealthymarketplace.com/

Toasted Avocado Tartine
Ingredients

  •     2 slices of sourdough bread
  •     2 ripe avocados
  •     2 tsp citrus cumin salt
  •     pinch of cumin seeds

For the Citrus Cumin Salt:

  •     sea salt
  •     lemon zest
  •     cumin
  •     red pepper flakes

Instructions
1.    Toast the slices of bread, meanwhile prepare the citrus cumin salt (SEE BELOW).
2.    Slice each avocado in half, reserving 1/2 of one avocado for slices. Scoop the rest into a bowl and mash gently with a fork. Season to taste with sea salt, black pepper and lemon juice.
3.    Spread the avocado mash across the toasted bread, and sprinkle with citrus cumin salt and sprinkle with chia seeds. Top with avocado slices.

TO PREPARE Citrus Cumin Salt: To prepare, simply mix all the ingredients together.

Luci's Healthy Marketplace
1590 East Bethany Home Road 
Phoenix AZ 85014
(602) 773-1339