HEAD START SCHOLARSHIPS The Region 9 Head Start Association is pleased to announce the offer of three $1,000 memorial scholarships, in commemoration of Al Orozco, Torcey Wiley, and Ron Bernard, who supported Head Start’s efforts and were committed to its goals. These scholarships are offered to present or former Head Start parents and employees who will be or are presently attending college or accredited vocational or technical school and high school seniors who graduated from a Region 9 Head Start program who will be attending college or an accredited vocational or technical school. Applications are due Feb. 28. Call Hilda Cardenas at Superior Head Start Preschool 520-689-2812 for more information.
SUPERIOR DAY CARE CENTER Superior Day Care Center is coming soon! For more information, call 520-827-0052.
MAGMA CLUB The Magma Club is open for rental. Contact the Town of Superior at 520-689-5752 for fees, information and scheduling.
SENIOR CENTER SERVICES Superior Senior Center located at 360 West Main Street, Superior, offers meals in the center for a suggested donation of $2 for persons 60 or older, or those who have a disability. The price of a meal for those under 60 is $4. The meals are served at noon. If anyone needs transportation to or from the center, the suggested donation is $1 for those 60 or older. The price is $1 mandatory for those under 60. We ask that you call by 7:30 a.m. to ensure that your ride is provided for you and to verify your location. If you have any questions regarding the Senior Center and services, please call 520-689-5182.
THRIFT STORE The Superior Seniors have a thrift store which takes clean, gently used items to sell. The hours of operation are 9 a.m. to noon. The store is adjacent to the Senior Center. Please come in and browse the selection of household items, books and clothing.
SUPERIOR ZUMBA CLASSES Attend Zumba classes with Ericka Real Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7 p.m. at the Kennedy Elementary Multipurpose Room behind the front building. Class is free, but donations are welcome. Call 520-827-1163 for more information.
FREE COLLEGE FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP Gila Community College is presenting a free College Financial Aid Workshop on Mon., Feb. 25, at 5:30 pm at the GCC Gila Pueblo Campus at 8274 South Six Shooter Canyon Rd. in Globe, room 522. Everyone is invited regardless of what college the student will be attending in the fall. If you have questions call 928-425-8481.
GCC OHSA TRAINING Gila Community College will be offering OHSA 10 Training by Larry Oliveri on Feb. 25 – 27 from 7:30 am – 11 am at the GCC Regional Training Center in Lower Miami. The training includes safety techniques to reduce the risk of accidents in the workplace and is required by many companies engaged in the mining and construction industries. For information call the GCC Gila Pueblo Campus at 928-425-8481 or visit at 8274 South Six Shooter Canyon Road in Globe.
QUEEN VALLEY COMMUNITY QUILT SHOW The Scrap Rats 11th Annual Queen Valley Community Quilt Show and Viewers’ Choice Awards will take place on Sat., March 2, from 9:30 am – 4 pm at the Queen Valley Recreation Hall. Admission is $2, children under 12 get in free. There will be special exhibits and a Quilt Boutique Shop King Size Opportunity Quilt raffle for $1 per ticket or $5 for 6. Call 520-463-2080 or 480-882-9171 for more information.
COPPER BASIN WOMEN’S EXPO Save the date! The Copper Basin Women’s Expo will be at the Hayden-Winkelman Unified School District lobby from 11 a.m. -6 p.m. on Sat., March 9. There will be handwriting analysis, food demonstrations, Zumba, flower arranging and more! Food will be sold. Entrance fee is $3 or 3 cans of food. All are welcome! Contact Martina Burnam or Angela Ramirez at 520-363-7607 for more information.
COSMETOLOGY PROGRAM CALL FOR ADMISSIONS Gila Community College and the Gila Academy of Cosmetology is holding a call for admissions meeting for those who want to start the Cosmetology Program or Nail Technician Program in the fall semester on Wed., March 13 at 6 pm at the Gila Academy of Cosmetology on the GCC Gila Pueblo Campus and is essential for those students wishing to start this fall. There will also be a Hair Extravaganza fashion show at the same time. For additional information call the Academy at 928-425-8481.
SPRING GOLF TOURNAMENT Please save the date for the United Way of Pinal County’s Spring Golf Tournament, on Sat., April 13, at the Robson Ranch Golf Club in Eloy. Proceeds will benefit early childhood education, including the Success By 6 program. Please watch your email for sponsorship and registration information.
COPPER BASIN IDOL SHOW Save the date! The Copper Basin Idol Show will be on Fri., May 10, at the Hayden-Winkelman Unified School District Auditorium from 6-8 p.m. There will also be performances by singers from the Valley. Entry fee is $3, three cans of food or one package of diapers. Last year’s show was a blast! Come have a great time with us!