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Posted: Monday, May 4, 2009 11:00 pm

Tuesday: DV Orchestras present annual Pops Concert

Desert Vista High School's award winning orchestras will perform their last concert of the year at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 5, in the school's auditorium at 16440 S. 32nd St. The event will showcase pops selections from Hairspray, Indiana Jones, a Paul Simon Medley and much more. This concert will also feature a solo from the AIA State Solo & Ensemble Festival, a "Senior Solo" and the DV 2009 Concerto Competition winners. A 50/50 raffle will take place; half of the money raised will benefit DV Orchestra and half will go to the winner (adult purchasers only and must be present to win). A reception with refreshments hosted by DV Orchestra Boosters will be held after the concert.

MidFirst Bank's Fundraiser Coin Van will be adjacent to the auditorium starting at 5:30 p.m. MidFirst will match dollar-for-dollar up to the first $1,000 of coins deposited in the Coin Van. Contributions will support music, uniforms, festival costs, instrument repairs and supplies. DV Orchestra will donate 25% of the proceeds to the Akimel and Altadena middle school orchestra programs.

Concert admission is $5; children 7 and under are free.

For more information, contact Allison Branigan (480) 704-1184.

 

Thursday: Family Fitness & Fun Night at MPHS

The Mountain Pointe High School Physical Education Department will present Family Fitness & Fun Night for all ages from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 7, in the school's big gym. The event celebrates National Physical Education & Sport Week (www.naspeinfo.org) May 1 to 7, and activities will include pickle ball, basketball, badminton, table tennis, scoops and balls, Hula hoops, jump ropes and more.

Admission is free.

For more information, call Phil Abbadessa at (480) 759-6126 or email pabbadessa.mtp@tuhsd.k12.az.us.

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