Mindfulness Sessions

May 5, 2016, 12pm May 12, 2016, 12pm 2 More Engagement(s) Available
Scientific studies show the art of Mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually change the way you feel, think, work and play by opening new pathways in the brain.  Learn how to focus on the present and live in the moment.  Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn. To learn more about Hospice of the Valley Mindfulness classes or to register, call (602) 530-6900 or visit hov.org/mindfulness. Mindfulness Sessions are weekly on Thursdays and are rain or shine. If excessive heat or rain occurs, session will be held inside the Wolfswinkel Education Center.  

First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum

May 6, 2016, 6pm
Phoenix Art Museum is one of five Artlink Phoenix First Friday Trolley hubs! Park and enjoy the Museum then take the trolley tour and explore all the downtown Phoenix arts and culture destinations. The Museum is conveniently located by the Central and McDowell Valley Metro Lightrail station.   Current Exhibitions:   *The Ultimate Collection: Iconic Baseball Cards from the Diamondbacks Collection Extended through May 29   Flowers, Fruit, Books, Bones: Still Life from the Center for Creative Photography *Phoenix Rising: The Valley Collects Super Indian: Fritz Scholder, 1967-1980 2015 Contemporary Forum Artists Grant Winners with Saskia Jorda, 2015 Arlene and Morton Scult Contemporary Forum Artis... (View more)

Prospective Docent Coffee and Conversation

May 9, 2016, 10am
Prospective Docent Coffee & Conversation -  Monday, May 9, 2016 10 am Singer Hall - Wolfswinkel Education Center   Phoenix Art Museum Docents are volunteer Museum educators who share their love of art with students and adults at the Museum, in schools, and throughout our community. Come hear about our training program.   Classes are held Friday mornings with additional time at the Museum each week to complete the requirements. It is not necessary to have an art history background. Our curators, education staff and docents will actively guide you through the training program.   Registration is not required for this Coffee and Conversation. If you have questions, please contact the Education Departmen... (View more)

Prospective Docent Coffee & Conversation

May 9, 2016, 10am
Interested in sharing your passion for art with the community?  Phoenix Art Museum Docents are currently recruiting volunteers to educate and interact with visitors and community members. The upcoming docent training class begins in September and classes are held every Friday. Join us on May 9 at 10am for our 2016 Prospective Docent Coffee & Conversation to learn about our program. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, email education@phxart.org.   

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Film & Performance
July 18, 7pm
CF's Summer Film Series: Exit Through The Gift Shop