Teen Night

Sep 30, 2016, 6pm
Free for high school students. Details coming soon!

Mindfulness Sessions

Oct 6, 2016, 12pm Oct 13, 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.

Poetry Reading: Robert Hass and Brenda Hillman

Oct 7, 2016, 7pm
Robert Hass is a poet of great eloquence, clarity, and force, whose work is rooted in the landscapes of his native Northern California. Widely read and much honored, he has brought the kind of energy in his poetry to his work as an essayist, translator, and activist on behalf of poetry, literacy, and the environment. Most notably, in his tenure as United States Poet Laureate, Robert Hass spent two years battling American illiteracy, armed with the mantra, “imagination makes communities.” Brenda Hillman is the author of nine collections of poetry: White Dress, Fortress, Death Tractates, Bright Existence, Loose Sugar, Cascadia, Pieces of Air in the Epic, Practical Water, for which she won the LA Times Book Award for Poetry, and Seasonal Work... (View more)

First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum

Oct 7, 2016, 6pm
Every First Friday, Phoenix Art Museum offers free general admission and discounted special exhibition admission from 6pm-10pm.  Poetry Reading | 7PM Featuring Robert Hass and Brenda Hilmman Each reading will feature a local opening poet to help welcome the featured guest. The opening poets are curated by Rashaad Thomas and presented with support from ASU's Performance in the Borderlands Initiative and co-presented with the University of Arizona Poetry Center.   Current Exhibitions Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic Here and Abroad: Photographs by David Taylor   Phoenix Art Museum is one of five Artlink Phoenix First Friday Trolley hubs. Park and enjoy the Museum then take the trolley tour and... (View more)

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