Coming Event–9th Annual Art & Quilt Show: April 19

by Mare Smith

Mark your calendars now for the Art and Quilt Show, co-sponsored by the Inn at Civano and other local Civano businesses, including The Civano Nursery, Civano Coffee House, Dizzy Lizard Gift Shop and Civano Eyecare.

The event is taking place on Saturday, April 19, from 10 a.m. to 4 […]

Civano Welcomes “Civano Dental Care”

By Town Crier Staff                                                                                                            

Come celebrate the grand opening of Civano Dental Care on Saturday, April 5, at the Civano Neighborhood Center, from 2 to 4 p.m. Meet our new resident dentist, Dr. Charles E. Pick, who says he looks forward to a new practice as a way to “get […]

Sunday Soup Supper!

by Susan Hamilton                                                                                                                                                              
This Sunday, April 6, is the monthly Soup Supper in Civano. It’s a wonderful gathering of people in Civano and friends and takes place in the Civano Rotunda at the Activity Center. Please come share a meal and listen to a short presentation by me about exercise – […]

Public Art Along Houghton Road–The Cocoon

by Editor

With the near completion of our section of Houghton Road, the artwork that was discussed beginning in 2009 is finally going to be installed on Friday, April 4, beginning about 4:30 a.m. The size of the piece of art requires heavy equipment and a crane for installation, and part […]

Civano Neighborhood Activities for 2013


Last year numerous activities occurred with the help of many people here in Civano. These were planned in order to help create and enhance this community by bringing us together for a variety of opportunities. Here are some of the events that were arranged for and encouraged by the […]

Houghton Road—Morphing from Gymkhana to Racetrack?

by Editor

With the road construction on Houghton Road approaching completion, at least in front of Civano, we are finally seeing the results of the years of planning that began about three years ago here. Maybe the new, quieter pavement is a mixed blessing.

We have now acquired an intersection that […]

Civano’s New Library!

By Editor

With the Bat Mitzvah earlier this year of Ann, daughter of Joanna Norman and Paul Tumarkin, Civano gained a library. Admittedly, it

is a small library, but nevertheless, it is open to all neighbors and friends here.


The library is about the size of a small bookcase and hung on […]

Civano Community Garden “Gathering”

By Sharlene Gillette

All Civano is invited to join our community gardeners for a work day on Sunday, February 23, from 1 to 4 p.m. Come any time and stay as long as you wish. This is a good way to connect with folks and share ideas for your spring […]

Civano New Year’s Eve Party a Hoot!

Civano New Year’s Eve Party & Fundraiser a Resounding Success!
Friday, December 31, Civano Activity Center

Thank you for joining Civano neighbors and friends for dessert, music (live DJ) and dancing, raffle prizes, and a great time to ring in the 2013! $10 bought adults a new stemless or purple-stemmed Civano […]

Civano and Sierra Morado Bus (Shuttle) Service Began December 3rd!

Bus service for Southeast Tucson/ Rita Ranch will start on Monday December 3!  Sun Shuttle Route 450 will serve many locations including:

Santa Rita High School
Clements Center
Ward 4 Offices
Pima College East
Civano community
Sierra Morado community
Rita Ranch neighborhoods
UA Tech Park
Various shopping centers
Connections to multiple Sun Tran routes

It runs back and forth between […]