Scottsdale Historical Society

Scottsdale Peek into the Past: Scottsdale Fashion Square

The Scottsdale City Council recently approved the conceptual expansion of Scottsdale Fashion Square to include more than up to 150 feet in [...] Continue Reading →

Photos: Desert Canyon Elementary School hosts first responders on Sept. 11

On Monday, Sept. 11 Desert Canyon Elementary School students and faculty honored emergency responders by hosting a tour and assembly. [...] Continue Reading →

Desert Foundation Auxiliary welcomes 12 new members

  Desert Foundation Auxiliary and President Kim Zieser welcomed its new members at an elegant cocktail party hosted May 1 at the home of Mr. [...] Continue Reading →

Ignition! luncheon raises $123,229 for Jewish Federation

More than 360 women, and a sprinkling of men, attended the annual Women’s Philanthropy Ignition! luncheon held March 30 at the Scottsdale Hilton [...] Continue Reading →

Dinner on the Desert event supports Desert Botanical Garden

  Desert Botanical Garden on April 22 hosted 600 business leaders, philanthropists, community partners and Garden friends dressed in their [...] Continue Reading →

Elegance reigns true at Symphony’s ‘Parties of Note’

An encore Parties of Note event, Contemporary Colonial, was hosted by Nancy and Dr. Robert Spetzler at their Paradise Valley home nestled in the [...] Continue Reading →

Rotary Club hosts 4th annual Service Above Self Awards Dinner

  The Rotary Club of Scottsdale hosted its fourth annual Scottsdale Community Service Above Self Award Dinner April 24 at Scottsdale’s [...] Continue Reading →
Board of Visitors

Board of Visitors presents Flower Girls at annual charity ball

  The Board of Visitors hosted its 102nd Annual Charity Ball on April 8. Highlight of the evening was the presentation of 48 Flower Girls [...] Continue Reading →

Four ‘pioneers’ inducted into Cactus League Hall of Fame

The Cactus League kicked of its 70th season in Arizona with a luncheon celebrating the anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier [...] Continue Reading →

Childhelp Drive the Dream Gala nets $1.3 million for abused children

  Childhelp, a Phoenix-based nonprofit dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse, celebrated its 13th annual Childhelp Drive [...] Continue Reading →