Here: Phoenix Scrabble Club Tournament

One of the largest Scrabble tournaments in the western part of the U.S. will take place Friday, Feb. 18 through Monday, Feb. 21 at the Grace Inn, 10831 S. 51st St., in the ballroom. Close to $10,000 will be awarded in prize money at the event. Tournament viewing times are Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Monday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Free admission. For information, call Larry Rand at (480) 730-5031 or e-mail larryrand@cox.net.

Near: Charity PetWalk and adoption event

On Sunday, Feb. 20 at 9 a.m. registration and activities will begin for the PetWalk and adoption event at Tempe Town Lake, 620 N. Mill Ave. The walk begins at 10 a.m. and the adoption event will start at 10:30 a.m. The event will help raise money for local animal-welfare agencies that help homeless pets in Arizona. For registration information, visit www.mypetwalk.org.

 

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.