Tag: Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries

Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries – January 2015

Author Lynn Wiese Sneyd

Winnie Ruth Judd: The Trunk Murderess – lecture February 19 Jane Brancaccio Can Phoenix, Arizona claim a real murderess? What happened on the night of October 16, 1931? Who was the Blonde Butcher? Did Winnie Ruth Judd kill her two roommates? What was the motive? On October 16, 1931, two women were killed with a .25…

Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries – December 2014

John Slaughter Bus Tour October 2014; photo by Robert Koblewski

Winnie Ruth Judd lecture February 19, 2015 Jane Brancaccio Can Phoenix, Arizona, claim a real murderess? What happened on the night of October 16, 1931? Who was the Blonde Butcher? Did Winnie Ruth Judd kill her two roommates? What was the motive? On October 16, 1931, two women were killed with a .25 caliber handgun.…

Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries – November 2014

Photo courtesy of the DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun

DeGrazia: The man and the myths lecture November 19 Mary Kopp The Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries is hosting two events in November featuring the life and work of noted Tucson artist Ted DeGrazia. A lecture about DeGrazia is set for 4:00 p.m., November 19 in the MountainView East Ballroom. DeGrazia biographer James W. Johnson will…

Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries – October 2014

DeGrazia’s Children Dancing

DeGrazia: The Man and the Myth – November 19 and 20 Mary Kopp The Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries is hosting two events in November featuring the life and work of noted Tucson artist Ted DeGrazia. A lecture about DeGrazia is set for 4:00 p.m., November 19 in the MountainView East Ballroom. DeGrazia biographer James W.…

Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries – September 2014

DeGrazia’s Children Dancing

Mary Kopp The Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries is hosting two events in November featuring the life and work of noted Tucson artist Ted DeGrazia. A lecture about DeGrazia is set for 4:00 p.m., November 19 in the MountainView East Ballroom. DeGrazia biographer James W. Johnson will share stories he collected in researching the 2013 book,…

Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries – June 2014

Game Day 2014 There is limited seating for Game Day 2014. Gather your friends together and plan to play your favorite games supporting the Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries. Game Day is Monday, August 11; game playing begins at 9:30 a.m.; lunch 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.; raffle drawing 1:30 p.m.; tables close at 3:30 p.m.…

Friends of SaddleBrooke Libraries – May 2014

Afternoon clouds gather over Bryce Canyon as viewed from Rainbow Point.

Fascinating Florence, AZ not just a prison town Why would anyone build a new town in the desert? To many people the desert is barren and not an appealing place to call home. Beginning in the mid-nineteenth century early settlers to Florence knew how to survive in the desert and passed that knowledge on for…