Here: Spanish and crafts for parents, kids

Language Synergy will offer "Parent & Me Spanish and Craft Time" from 9 to 9:45 a.m. Thursdays Aug. 19 to Sept. 9 at Brilliant Sky Books and Toys and Books, 4929 E. Chandler Blvd. Learn Spanish through music, songs, games and crafts.

The cost is $48 for the four-week session. Additional information and registration is available by e-mailing or calling (480) 231-5649.

Near: Phoenix Boys Choir auditions begin Saturday

Auditions for the Phoenix Boys Choir will take place on Saturdays Aug. 21, Sept. 11, Sept. 25, Oct. 16 and Nov. 13 at 1131 E. Missouri Ave. Auditions are open to boys beginning at age 7 for the first two choir levels -Training and Cadet.

Eligible boys should possess an unchanged, clear and pleasant singing voice and a good "ear" for music. Previous choir experience is not required, and there is no need to prepare audition material. Families will be informed immediately after the audition if the boy is accepted and at which choir level he will begin. Boys selected to join the choirs will be invited to become active members of the choir directly following their acceptance. Scholarships and financial aid for tuition and other costs are available.

Interested parents should call (602) 264-5328, ext. 21, to schedule an audition appointment.

For more information, visit or call (602) 264-5328.


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