Make Holiday Cookie Ornaments with Clay

Tucson Parks and Recreation is offering a one-day workshop called Polymer Clay Holiday Cookie Ornaments. Learn to make holiday cookie ornaments out of polymer clay to hang on your Christmas tree. Please bring polymer clay in beige, white, black, red, yellow, and green.

Follow the registration link to learn about other desired items. Limited spots remain. Register online or call (520) 791-4877.

The 2018 Arizona Insect Festival Takes Place Sunday

The University of Arizona Department of Entomology will host the 2018 Arizona Insect Festival on Sunday, Oct. 21, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the University of Arizona (UA) Environmental and Natural Resources 2 Building on East Lowell Street. The free event is designed to improve science literacy and increase awareness about the importance of insects. Parking in nearby campus garages will be free.

Celebrate Golden Anniversary of Woods Memorial Library

Five decades after opening its doors, the Woods Memorial Library, 3455 N. First Ave., still stands as a popular gathering place and community hub, serving customers as diverse as the neighborhoods that surround it. From 1:30-4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20, the Pima County Public Library and neighborhood friends will look back at the last 50 years of Woods and party like it’s 1968. Activities begin at 2 p.m., and don’t forget to wear your tie-dye.

City Recruiting GIS Data Analyst

The City of Tucson is seeking a GIS data analyst to work in its Information Technology (IT) department. The position helps with the City’s overall GIS functions and provides support in the maintenance and organization of geographic data. An analyst should also be able to present information in clear, understandable visual depictions using accepted cartographic principles, as he or she will frequently work with stakeholder groups.