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Register Now for Evening Pickleball Lessons

2019-03-18T08:45:04+00:00March 18th, 2019|

There are still openings for participants in the evening Pickleball Lessons. They are offered on four consecutive Wednesdays from March 20th through April 10th. Class times are 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the pickleball ...

Aquatics Summer Job Applications Accepted

2019-03-14T10:21:05+00:00March 14th, 2019|

There’s still time to apply to work this summer at the Florence Aquatic Center. Application deadline for a pool manager, head guards, lifeguards, swim instructors and cashiers is Friday, April 19th. Lifeguard training will be ...

Musicians Invited for Drum Circle

2019-03-14T10:18:18+00:00March 14th, 2019|

Area musicians are invited to the Florence Arts and Culture Commission’s next Drum Circle on Saturday, March 23rd from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the Jacob Suter House, 270 N. Pinal Street. The drum ...

Friday’s Concert in the Park

2019-03-13T08:25:24+00:00March 13th, 2019|

This Friday, March 15th is the final Concert in the Park for the season. The local band, 10th and Main was postponed two weeks ago, due to stormy weather. However, the band is ready to ...

Rail Three Ranch Rodeo on March 16th

2019-03-11T10:17:51+00:00March 11th, 2019|

The second annual Rail Three Ranch Rodeo is this Saturday, March 16th at the Charles Whitlow Rodeo Grounds. Rodeo performances begin at 3:00 p.m. while stray gathering and team tying starts earlier at 9:00 a.m. ...

Medical Equipment Loan Program

2019-03-07T09:08:51+00:00March 7th, 2019|

The Medical Equipment Loan program provides necessary equipment on a temporary basis. The free program, offered by Florence Community Services includes wheelchairs, walkers and other similar equipment at the Florence Fitness Center, 133 N. Main ...

Give-A-Lift Program Recruiting Volunteer Drivers

2019-03-04T12:53:24+00:00March 4th, 2019|

Give-A-Lift is a program known as “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” by providing transportation for senior and disabled citizens to medical appointments. However, the program still needs more volunteer drivers. Florence Community Services Department encourages local citizens ...

Main Street Mural Volunteers Needed

2019-02-28T11:28:49+00:00February 28th, 2019|

Volunteer artists are needed to join members of the Florence Arts and Culture Commission to paint a new mural at 364 N. Main Street in historic downtown. Here are the dates and times of upcoming ...

Concert in the Park Rescheduled

2019-02-27T08:51:14+00:00February 27th, 2019|

Rain forced cancellation on Friday, February 22nd of a Concert in the Park. That has been rescheduled for Friday, March 15th at Padilla Park featuring a well-known local band, 10th and Main. This is a ...