Made in Tucson Market

DEC 1, 2019, 10am to 5pm
311 E 7th St
Tucson, AZ

»more info at Made in Tucson Market website

The mission of the Made in Tucson Market is to support the Tucson artist community by creating a space for folks to meet local artists, learn about their processes, and have an opportunity to purchase their work. All artists included in the Market must be Tucson residents and make their goods locally. The Market will be inclusive, showcasing a variety of people who make their goods here in the Old Pueblo.

Anza Park Community Meeting

MON, DEC 9, 2019
6-7:30pm
Pima Community College Downtown Campus

1255 North Stone Ave.
CC Building Room 180 (Amethyst Room)
»FLYER
»more info at Tucson Delivers

The public is invited to participate in the future vision of Anza Park (located at 1000 N Stone Ave). City staff will update interested neighbors and stakeholders on the feedback from the public survey and previous community meeting held August 29, 2019. A draft concept will be presented reflecting the communities highest priorities for park development.

Conversation and Feedback Gathering about Anza Park

The public is invited to a community conversation as we envision the future of Anza Park located at Stone and Speedway. Anza is a historic park that sits at the corner of Wards 1, 3, 6 and offers an eastbound gateway into our downtown.

THU, AUG 29 from 6-7:30pm
Pima Community College
Downtown Campus
1255 North Stone
Amethyst Room / CC Building

Contact your Ward office for more information.

For those who cannot make it to the meeting, please take this online survey between AUG 21 and SEP 21.

Hosted by Wards 1, 3 and 6, Tucson Parks and Recreation, Tucson Police Department, Housing & Community Development, and Tucson Department of Transportation
Anza Park Community Meeting Sponsors - Aug 22, 2019

1st Ever Community Paint Jam

PAINTSTOCK!

AUGUST 18, 2019

Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of Woodstock at our first ever community paint jam! Artists come together to brighten and beautify historic 4th Avenue.

7am-7pm
Corner of 4th and 6th (where the Union is being built)
Watch and celebrate as artists create murals on the construction fence.

4pm-7pm
311 7th Street
THUMBS UP TUCSON! A community mural made entirely of thumbprints (yours!)

All welcome! Free mural space for kids!
»SEE FULL FLYER
Presented by the Fourth Avenue Coalition

Upcoming WUNA Events

SEP 11, 5:30-7pm: HAPPY HOUR AT GENTLE BEN’S
SEP 18, begins at dusk: ALLEY WALK
NOV 2, beginning at 6pm: PORCH PARTY

2nd Annual WUNA Plant & Sweet Exchange

Catalina Park
Saturday, March 30, 2019
10am-noon

This is a great opportunity to share cuttings of your favorite plants, indoor and out, including succulents, cacti or anything else you’re tired of looking at. If plants aren’t your thing, bring a sweet to share. There is no limit or minimum amount of plants or sweets to participate. Come enjoy some lovely Tucson spring weather and meet some new neighbors all while beautifying your surroundings!

Annual WUNA Meeting and Neighborhood Gathering 2019

JANUARY 20, 2019, 1pm
Catalina Park
Pizza and drinks provided.
Please bring desserts and sides.

A slate for all board members’ positions is being prepared. Please email if you would like more info about being on the board and/or would like to run for an “area rep” or “member-at-large” position.

While the President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer have agreed to serve another year, there are at least 4 board positions that will be open for 2019.

Hey Neighbor Happy Hour

WED, DEC 5, 2018
5:30-7pm
Exo Bar
403 N 6th Ave, Tucson
Arts Edition: The Murals of Downtown Tucson

Once blank walls and alleyways, now vibrant murals. Join us for our first Arts edition and hear Michael Schwartz of the Tucson Arts Brigade and Camila Martins-Bekat of Tucson Electric Power tell the inside story of how a collaborative art project turned under appreciated spaces into larger than life reflections of our community’s richness and diversity.

Hey Neighbor Happy Hour is a new, regular mixer at Exo Bar (companion to Exo Roast Co, the coffee shop). It’s an event series featuring hopeful stories of community building and placemaking from downtown Tucson’s neighborhoods.

Historic Fourth Avenue Coalition Has First Annual General Meeting

Historic Fourth Avenue Coalition 1st Annual General Meeting - Nov 27, 2018

TUE, NOV 27
6:30-8:30pm
Surly Wench
424 N 4th Ave

HFAC, the Historic 4th Ave Coalition, meets for its first Annual General Meeting to gather feedback and ideas. Discussion includes the Community Benefits Agreement with the Union on 6th Project and goals for encouraging smart growth in the Infill Incentive District. This is your chance to meet with folks who are concerned about combatting rampant development and gentrification.

Membership in HFAC is open to the general public. Please contact HFAC if you are interested in joining or you can join up at the meeting.