Maricopa Little League will host an Umpire Clinic Monday at Pacana Park.

Activities, classes and meetings dot the calendar for this week. Here at, we will be hosting an open house as the Chamber of Commerce Mixer on Thursday.


Age-Friendly Maricopa Advisory Committee meets at 4 p.m. at City Hall. The agenda includes a presentation on the City of Maricopa Human Services Assessment, an update on the You Are Not Alone program, the goals and objectives of the Age-Friendly Maricopa policy, a group forming to begin discussions on how to privately obtain a Senior Center location, and more.

The Streets Don’t Love You Back, a five-week series of intervention classes, comes to Maricopa for the first time, starting at 4 p.m. at the Maricopa/Stanfield Justice Center.

Teacher Open House is at 4 p.m. at Maricopa Public Library, where teachers learn about the resources the library has to offer.


Coffee with Friends of the Library starts at 1:30 p.m. at Maricopa Public Library. All are welcome to attend.

Tale Waggers starts at 3:30 p.m. at Maricopa Public Library. Come read to PJ the Dog. For struggling readers and animal lovers.

An Umpire Clinic for anyone interested in officiating Maricopa Little League games starts at 6:45 p.m. at Pacana Park. The only two prerequisites are you are at least 13 years old and have the desire to give back to the community.


S.M.A.R.T. Kids starts at 2:30 p.m. at Maricopa Public Library. School aged kids will learn about science, math, art and technology in this program.

Window Painting for Teens starts at 5:30 p.m. at Maricopa Public Library as teens paint the windows of the library in preparation for Halloween.

Last day for Early-Bird Registration for the Mud Run is online or at City Hall. The early rate is $25 for the annual race Oct. 24.  There will be multiple heats available.


Maricopa Palooza runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Central Arizona College – Maricopa Campus. This is a fun, free event for prospective, current students and community members to visit the Maricopa campus, explore programs and services, meet faculty and staff, and learn about transfer opportunities from University recruiters.  Entertainment and activities will be provided.

InMaricopa Open House/Maricopa Chamber Mixer starts at 5:30 p.m. at 44400 W. Honeycutt Road, Suite 101. It’s going to be a party – with food, live entertainment and special guests. Drop in, see InMaricopa’s new office space and network with other business owners.


Frozen Friday is from noon to 2 p.m. at Graysmark Academy. Meet-and-greet with Princess Anna for pictures, snacks and fun.


Author A.L. Waddington signs books at Bead & Berry Coffeehouse for the final installment of her EVE series.

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