What’s happening this week in Maricopa


There is a little of everything going on for Maricopans.

Community of Hope 10th Anniversary celebration starts after the 10 a.m. services (around 11:30 a.m.) with a catered lunch for all who have been involved with the church.

International Peace Day is noted by a ceremony at Camino Montessori.

Maricopa High School Boys’ Golf hosts Vista Grande at The Duke at 3 p.m.

Maricopa High School Volleyball hosts Vista Grande at 6 p.m.

Maricopa Unified School District Board meets at 6:30 p.m. Agenda items include reports on the Maricopa Education Foundation, Ignite, Arizona School Board Association Delegate Assembly and the Education Finance Reform Group.

Maricopa High School Volleyball hosts Phoenix Country Day School at 6 p.m.

Maricopa High School Football comes home to host Tempe High School at 7 p.m.

Copa Crew Back to School Basketball Tournament returns to Sequoia Pathway Academy gym and Ak-chin gym for all-day competition.

3-Hour Movie Critic screens The Intern at UltraStar Multi-tainment Center. Attendees must be 21 or older to attend and pay in advance by contacting Shelley Gillespie.

Prayer Vigil for Saeed Abidini will be at noon at Calvary Chapel Maricopa to support the 34-year-old U.S. citizen who has been in jail for his Christian faith in Iran for three years. State Sen. Steve Smith will give the introduction.