Wednesday, November 18, 2009
Here are a couple of events that bear further mentioning. Both happen on Saturday, Nov. 21.
From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., The UA Press is celebrating 50! years of publishing with a sidewalk sale. They will offer deep discounts on scratched and dented books. Prices start at $5, and an all-you-can-stuff bag o' books is $25. Selected new titles will be 50 percent off. Music and refreshments will be on hand. 355 S. Euclid Ave. parking lot.
At 3 and 7 p.m., The Tucson Boys Chorus will perform an original piece called "Songs for the Ark," written by Frederic Balazs, at the Benedictine Monastery. Danish pianist Torsten Juul-Borre will also perfrom pieces from Chopin, Grieg and Liszt. Tickets are $50, and proceeds go to the "Preserving Our Heritage" campaign, which helps repair and restore the 70-year-old monastery. 800 N. Country Club Road.