Cookies and Cocktails at the Playground Bar & Lounge. This annual event honors the “fierce, fearless girls and women leading Southern Arizona today,” but for those not in the know, it means there are Girl Scout cookies! The event features Girl Scout Cookie-inspired cocktails and craft beers, cookie-and-wine pairings, and desserts made by local restaurants, each starring a different cookie! 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30. 278 E. Congress Street. $55. 21+. Details here.
The Unruly Mystic: John Muir. Also known as “John of the Mountains” and “the Father of the National Parks,” John Muir was, well, a lot of things: a hiker, an environmentalist, an author and more. This movie explores Muir’s life and how he wound up being considered a “patron saint of environmental activism.” The screening is calling, and you must go. 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30. The Screening Room. 127 E. Congress St. $12. Details here.