Chinese culture summer camp to be held
Arizona Republic
Jun. 24, 2007

Phoenix news briefs
Chinese culture summer camp to be held

The Phoenix Sister Cities Commission, Taipei Committee and the Phoenix Preparatory Academy will host the 2007 Chinese Cultural Summer Camp from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday through Friday at Phoenix Preparatory Academy, 735 E. Fillmore Ave.

Educators from Taipei talk about cultural diversity through hands-on activities and projects including, dance, calligraphy, painting, dough art and athletics. For information, call Lin Ling Lee at (602) 548-8398.

Union sponsors immigration forum

The American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona Central Chapter is sponsoring a community immigration forum from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Grace Lutheran Church, 1124 N. 3rd St. The forum titled, "Immigration: A Civil Liberties Perspective," will discuss state and federal immigration policies that impact the constitutional rights of immigrants in Arizona. Speakers include Tracy Friddle, a deputy public defender; Judy Flanagan, an immigration lawyer in Phoenix; and two students. A short question and answer will follow the presentations.

For information, call (602) 650-1854.

Workshop promotes health, well-being

A "Promoting Your Own Well-Being" workshop will be hosted from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Adam Diaz Senior Center, 4115 W. Thomas Road. Dr. Susan Martin will present the workshop as part of the "Health for a Lifetime"
series of free workshops hosted by the Phoenix Human Services Department Senior Services Division and St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center.
Topics will include health for older adults and emotional well-being. For information call (602) 262-7379.

Night golf offered at 2 Phoenix courses

The Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department will offer night golf on two of the city's Par 3 courses, Encanto 9 and Palo Verde. Tee off at 7:30 p.m. at the Encanto 9 Golf course, 2300 N. 17th Ave., on Saturday for $30 per adult and free for one child per adult. During "Night Flight Golf" the course will be lined with glow lights and players will receive a glow necklace and glow ball. Night golf at Palo Verde starts in July. For information visit or call (602) 262-6870 or (602) 262-4540.