rocks of ages
Arizona Leaverite Club: The group specializes in educating kids about geology and related matters. In conjunction with the annual Flagg Gem and Mineral Show, scheduled Saturday, January 4; and Sunday, January 5, at Mesa Community College (see the Events listing), the club offers youngsters a chance to select 12 rock samples for $1. All proceeds benefit Phoenix's Arizona Mining and Mineral Museum. For details call 396-2825.
arts and minds
"My Future in the Global Community": The exhibit features works by students from Scottsdale and its sister cities of Kingston, Ontario, Canada; Cairns, Queensland, Australia; and Alamos, Sonora, Mexico. It continues through Sunday, February 2, in the Young at Art Gallery at Scottsdale Center for the Arts, 7380 East Second Street. Viewing is free. For details call 994-2787.