3 Free Events in Metro Phoenix This Week

It's hard enough to get things to grow in the desert, let alone money on trees. Fortunately, you don't have to have a green thumb to save green in the long run. From writers' groups and theater performances to exhibitions that appeal to your inner child, here are our top three picks for free events this week.

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"For Kids Only"

Indie music venue Trunk Space is handing over the art to the adolescents with the free exhibition "For Kids Only." This colorful collection of Crayola on construction paper and washable marker on cardboard will feature the works of Trunk Space's favorite artists under the age of 10 and will be on view Sunday, June 29, at 3 p.m. For more details, visit the event on Facebook.


The Scottsdale Conservatory Theatre (SCT) is presenting two free performances of Naomi Iizuka's Anon(ymous) at Scottsdale Community College's Performing Arts Center. This show, directed by Joya Scott, assisted by EE Moe, and produced by actors and technicians in SCT's conservatory training program will take to the stage at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, June 25 and 26. For details, visit the event online.

Writers Ink

Suffering from writer's block? Maybe a fresh set of eyes can help with that. Visit Changing Hands Bookstore on Thursday, June 26, at 6 p.m. for a special communal writer roundtable. Bring two to four pages and let local writers look over your work while you kindly critique theirs. To RSVP for this free event and to get more information, visit www.changinghands.com and e-mail shariannegaylee@gmail.com.

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