1 Hector Reyes, Constituent Affairs Representative for Senator Kyrsten Sinema Staff Office Hours from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Copper Queen Library, 6 Main St., Bisbee. Mr. Reyes will be at the Library for assistance with government programs and opportunities to express your opinion. Call for details: 602-598-7327. 2 Get your free blood pressure and blood glucose checked, no appointment necessary, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Thrive, next to CVMC, 5750 E. Hwy. 90, Sierra Vista. Two-hour fasting gives best results. Call for more information: 520-263-3293. 3 Anyone with access to Fort Huachuca is welcome to enjoy an Army Birthday Meal, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at both the Thunderbird and Weinstein Dining Facilities. Celebrate the U.S. Army 244th Birthday, honoring the call to service from D-Day to today. The cost is $9.10 cash only. 4 American Legion members, guests, and active duty military families are welcome to a Meatloaf Dinner served from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at American Legion Post 52, 12 Theater Drive in Sierra Vista. The meatloaf is served with mashed potatoes, gravy, rolls, and salad. Call 520-459-6050 for more information. The cost is $8. 5 Dr. Feryal Ozel will speak to the Huachuca Astronomy Club at 7 p.m. in the Cochise College Student Union, 901 Colombo Ave. in Sierra Vista. Dr. Ozel received her Ph.D. from Harvard University. Her specialty is theoretical astrophysics. Call 520-432-6099 for details. The program is free. 6 Here’s another chance to Sip & Create, 7 to 10 p.m. at the Thunder Mountain Activity Center, Fort Huachuca. The $35 cost includes 16x20” canvas, paint, aprons, two beverages (wine, beer, soda or water), snacks, and instructions to create original art. Call to reserve your spot: 520-533-2015. MORE FRIDAY EVENTS A Universe of Stories for Grades 3 — 6, 9:30 a.m. Huachuca City Library, 506 Gonzales Blvd., Huachuca City. Reading for prizes. Info: 520-456-1063. Maker Space, 10 a.m. — 3 p.m. Copper Queen Library Annex, 519 Melody Lane, Bisbee. A place where you can create and work on projects. Info: 520-432-4232. Free. Socrates Cafe, 10:30 a.m. — noon, Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma St., Sierra Vista. Exchange useful ideas embracing the Socratic method. To build a more inclusive world, gain a better understanding of human nature. Info: 520-459-3888. Free. CQL Preschool Story Hour, 10:30 — 11:30 a.m., Copper Queen Library, 6 Main St., Bisbee. Join area parents, caregivers, and children for an hour of storytelling, crafts, snacks, and socializing. Info: 520-432-4232. Free. Hepatitis A Outreach Information, Shot Clinic, 12:30 — 2:30 p.m. Copper Queen Library Annex, 519 Melody Lane, Bisbee. County Health Department will answer questions about Hepatitis A, administer vaccine shots to interested individuals. Info: 520-432-4232. Free. Science Friday, 1 — 3 p.m., Bisbee Science Lab, 519 Melody Lane, Bisbee. A weekly event where you get to perform experiments and learn about science. The lab itself is open from 10 a.m. — 3 p.m. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org. Free. Summer Reading Series, 2:30 p.m. Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E Tacoma S. “A Universe of Stories,” space-themed books, games, activities, crafts. For grades K–5 only. Space is limited. Call 520-458-4225 or stop to register. Info: 520-458-4225. Free. Adult Anime Club, 5:30 — 6:30 p.m. Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma St. Sierra Vista. Adults ages 18 and up are welcome to watch a mix of new anime releases and nostalgic classics. Info: 520-458-4225. Free. Teen Paint Night, 5:30 — 7 p.m. Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E Tacoma St, Sierra Vista. All supplies provided. For grades 8 — 12. Space limited. Call or drop in to the library to register. Info: 520-458-4225. Free. Al-Anon Meeting, 6 — 7 p.m. Grace Chapel, 1050 S. Post Road, Benson. Info: 520-323-2229. Free. Mainstream Square Dancing, 7 — 9 p.m. Sierra Lutheran Church, 101 N. Lenzner, Sierra Vista. Fun and great exercise. Guests welcome. Info: 559-960-3401. Club dancers, $5; Non-club dancers, $6. Sunset Trail Rides, Fort Huachuca Riding Stables, Buffalo Corral, Sierra Vista. Two-hour, guided sunset trail rides. Exact time depends upon the season. Reservations required. Info: 520-533-5220. $60 per rider. Shabbat Service, 7:30 — 9:30 p.m., Temple Kol Hamidbar, 228 N. Canyon Drive, Sierra Vista. All are welcome! Info: 520-458-8637. Free. Karaoke, 8 p.m. — midnight, Arena Bar, 250 N. Prickly Pear Ave., Benson. SATURDAY EVENTS Guided River Walk, 9 — 11 a.m., San Pedro House, 9800 E. Hwy. 90, Sierra Vista. Rich wildlife habitat. Dress for the weather, bring water, wear trail shoes, a hat, use sun protection. Info: 520-459-2555. Free, donations appreciated. Artisan Market — San Pedro Valley Arts, Historical Society, 8 a.m. — 7 p.m. 180 S. San Pedro St., Benson. Take 4th street, turn south on San Pedro. Watch for signs. Seasonal Farmers Market. Info: Benson Museum, 520-586-3134. Free browsing. Breakfast, 8 — 10:30 a.m., American Legion Post 52, 12 Theater Drive, Sierra Vista. Two eggs, bacon, sausage, potatoes, hotcakes, toast, biscuits, and coffee. Members, guests, active duty military families. Info: 520-459-6050. $1 — $7. Ladies Shooting Program, The Shooting Stars, 9 a.m. — noon. Sierra Vista Shooting Range, Hwy. 90 between MMs 334 and 335, Sierra Vista. Beginning and advanced classes. Info: 520-366-1309. Free. Guided Nature Walks, 9 — 11 a.m. Ramsey Canyon Preserve, 27 Ramsey Canyon Road, Hereford. Nature Conservancy docents. Easy, shady trail. Natural, cultural history of the canyon. Info: 520-378-2785. $5 Conservancy members, Cochise/Santa Cruz County residents; $8, general public. Sierra Vista Table Tennis Club, 10 a.m. — noon, Buena Fitness Center, 255 W. Wilcox Drive, Sierra Vista. Singles and doubles play. Paddles, balls furnished. Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Info: 520-459-0522. First day free, $49/year. Rain Harvesting Workshop, 10 a.m. — noon, UA Sierra Vista, 1140 N Colombo Ave, Sierra Vista. Rick Weisberg of Oasis Water Harvesting and MaryAnn Capehart of Water Wise explain the best practices of rain harvesting. Info: 520-458-8278 ext 2141. Free. Babywearing Support, 10 a.m. — noon, Thrive, 5750 E Hwy 90, Suite 180, Sierra Vista. Next to the hospital. Learn from someone already skilled. Led educators with knowledge of different types of baby carriers and babywearing safety. Info: 520-263-3293. Free. Friends of Huachuca City Library Book Sale, 10 a.m. — 2 p.m., Flora M Jackman Library, 506 Gonzales Blvd., Huachuca City. Proceeds benefit Huachuca City Library events such as Summer Reading and Back to School programs. Info: 219-716-0752. Free. Arizona Society Daughters of the American Revolution, 10:30 a.m. — 12:30 p.m. Sierra Vista United Methodist Church, St. Andrews Drive & Buffalo Soldier Trail, Sierra Vista. Hessians from the Revolutionary War presented by Valli Troester. Info: 520-378-4117. Free. Online Job Searching, 10:30 — 11:30 a.m. Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma St., Sierra Vista. Learn to navigate online job searches. Registration required. Sign up: 520-458-4225, visit, or email Susan.Abend@SierraVistaAZ.gov. Free. Overeaters Anonymous, 11 a.m. — noon, Church of Christ in Village Meadows, 815 El Camino Real, Sierra Vista. A 12-Step fellowship for all who suffer from an eating disorder, whether it be overeating or undereating. Info: 520-417-1645. Free. Postcards from London, noon — 1:30 p.m. Copper Queen Library, 6 Main St., Bisbee. Jim’s comic descent from escort, to muse/art authenticator complicated by a rare condition called ‘Stendhal Syndrome.’ Not rated. Info: 520-432-4232. Free. Youth Chess Club, noon — 3 pm, Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma St., Sierra Vista. New to chess or master, you’re welcome to let chess become your superpower. Ages 8 and up. No registration required. Info: 520-458-4225. Free. The Most Intrepid Western Authors Posse, 5:30 — 6:30 p.m. Sierra Vista Public Library, 2600 E. Tacoma St., Sierra Vista. Exciting tales of the Old West – some true, some with a twist. Info: 520-458-4225. Free. Sunset Trail Rides, Fort Huachuca Riding Stables, Buffalo Corral, Sierra Vista. Two-hour, guided sunset trail rides. Exact time depends upon the season. Reservations required. Info: 520-533-5220. $60 per rider. Mary Poppins Returns, 7 p.m. Warrior/Sentinel Field, Fort Huachuca. Free popcorn, hot dogs, water, soft drinks provided while supplies last. For more information, call 520-266-0254 or 520-678-4446. Free. Galactic Strike Night, 8 — 10 p.m., Fort Huachuca Desert Lanes, Sierra Vista, Price includes unlimited bowling and shoe rental, and everyone is welcome! Info: 520-533-2849. Children 13 and under, $4; adults, $8.