300 N. Tanque Verde Loop Rd.751-4235.
Sunday Masses at San Xavier Mission recommended to all. www.sanxaviermission.org
Desert Skies United Methodist
3255 N. Houghton Rd. 749-0521 www.desertskiesumc.org
St. John on the Desert Presbyterian
2695 N. Houghton Rd. 749-3615
Tanque Verde Lutheran
8625 E. Tanque Verde Rd. 749-1606 www.tvlc.org
Temple Emanu-El (Reform)
2255 N. Country Club Rd. 327-4501
Congregation Anshei Israel (Conservative)
5550 E. 5th St. 745-5550
Congregation Chofetz Chayim (Orthodox)
5150 E. 5th St. 747-7780
Dry Cleaning and Laundry
Laundry room is next to the bathroom. You may use the washer and dryer. Best value for dry-cleaning is the $1.99 dry cleaner at Speedway and Alvernon. Closest one is in the shopping center at Tanque Verde and Bear Canyon, the first shopping center on your right as you travel west on Tanque Verde.
Urgent Care Center
Next Care Urgent Care: 6238 E. Pima. Left on Houghton. Take Tanque Verde west (right); it becomes Wilmot at Pima. Turn right on Pima. It is behind the Circle K. 290-0022.
Tucson Medical Center: 5301 E. Grant. 327-5461. Left on Houghton. Take Tanque Verde to Grant. Right on Grant. Watch numbers on signs at cross streets.
Nearest 24 hour pharmacy
Walgreen's, 8730 E. Broadway 290-0667.
Closest is the Chevron station and food mart at 8845 E. Tanque Verde, just west of Bear Canyon Rd. on the north side of the street.
Bear Canyon Branch is at 8959 E. Tanque Verde, in the shopping center just west of Bear Canyon Rd. Good collection of books, videos, books on tape. Story hours for children; after school homework help. 791-5021
Nearest: El Dorado, 5925 E. Broadway, 745-6241
Nearest cheapie: Crossroads at Grant & Swan. (4811 E. Grant). At rear of the shopping center. $3.00. 327-7067
Foreign, art films: The Loft, 3233 E. Speedway. 795-7777
Nearest: Mail Depot, 9121 E. Tanque Verde Rd. 749-0277
Nearest Kinko’s: (open 24/7) 5480 E. Broadway 512-8169
Satellite post office at Mail Depot, 8987 E. Tanque Verde. In shopping center just west of Bear Canyon Rd. 749-4845
Closest 1-hour: Walgreen’s 9115 E. Tanque Verde Rd. 749-0616
Best video rental place (for classic films, foreign films, etc.) is Casa Video: 2905 E. Speedway.
Nearest Neighborhood shopping center (2 miles) East and west of Catalina Highway on Tanque Verde Rd. Has Safeway (ask to borrow my discount card), Walgreen’s, Ace Hardware, Radio Shack, Mail Depot (post office), library Dairy Queen, Mexican restaurant, steak restaurant, Irish pub, and a great coffee shop (Le Buzz).
Nearest (and newly renovated) shopping mall: Park Place Mall 5870 E. Broadway. 748-1222. Macy’s, Dillard’s, Sears. www.visitparkplace.com
Tucson Specialty Stores
Trader Joe’s, a fabulous specialty food store at Speedway and Wilmot, northwest quadrant. 733-1313. Great place to buy gifts - chocolates, wine, nuts, dried fruits and prepared foods at reasonable prices. Some of my favorite items: lemon curd, apricot sauce, maple cream, peanut butter and chocolate covered malted milk balls! www.traderjoes.com
Wide selection of outdoor and camping gear, knowledgeable and helpful staff, help, and lots of outdoors info on the bulletin board and brochures racks. 5045 E. Speedway. 888-1000. www.summithut.com
Wonderful selection of walking shoes and sandals. Your feet will thank you! Your feet will thank you. 5350 E. Broadway. 745-5011. www.walkingco.com
Great used book, CD, tapes, software emporium. Huge selection, bargain prices, items well-organized by category and alphabetically. 6230 E. Speedway. 748-9555. Hosts free live entertainment.
Mac’s Indian Jewelry
Good selection of authentic jewelry, reasonable prices, expert and prompt repair services.
2400 E. Grant. 327-3306.
Medicine Man Gallery
Antique native American art, Maynard Dixon paintings, Maria Martinez pottery, contemporary western paintings and sculptures. Adjacent to Museum of Western Art. 722-7798.
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