Classes for the Taking

For fees and times, call the number provided.

 

A Good Yarn and Fiber Creek, 1046 Willow Creek Road, Suite 123, Prescott, offers classes in knitting and crochet, wheel spinning and weaving, 928-717-1774.

Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St., offers German, technology tutoring, yoga, tai chi, Zumba, Latin dances, ballroom dances, line dances, senior aerobics, bridge, canasta, mahjong and cribbage; 928-778-3000; www.adultcenter.org

American Red Cross certification classes, Heartwell CPR and First Aid Training, LLC, 928-772-1077, heartwellcpr@gmail.com

BeMoved®, Gentle BeMoved®, Heller Barre Practice®, monthly Tap workshop, many other technique dance forms by request, privates and choreography, marychoreographer.com. 208-310-9913.

CASA Senior Center, 9360 E. Manzanita Circle, Prescott Valley, offers Tai Chi, art classes, line dancing, gentle exercise; 928-772-3337.

Catholic Charities, 434 W. Gurley St., Prescott, 928-778-2531 offers free financial education classes (front desk, ext. 54011).

Chess lessons for all ages, 928-778-1111.

Chino Valley Library offers downloading e-books; 928-636-2687.

Chino Valley Senior Center, 1021 W. Butterfield Road, offers line dancing, painting classes, grief counseling, billiards, horseshoes, bridge and pinochle groups. 636-9114.

Clay Sculpture with Connie Foss; offering Adult Clay Sculpture and Kids’ Clay Sculpture classes; 928-778-4742.

CPR and First Aid Classes, offered in Prescott; www.NewLifena.com, 928-445-5024.

Creative Writing Group, focusing as a collaborative team to get your novel ready for publication, meets weekly. 928-778-1211.

Dance Classes by Andy Smith, at Yavapai College, beginning ballroom rhythm, smooth, West Coast Swing, waltz workshop, tango workshop; www.yc.edu.

Doctor Dance, 8516 Highway 69, Prescott, offers all ballroom dances, Latin, in American and International styles; 928-899-1589.

English Country Dance, Granite Peak Hall, 882 Sunset Ave., Prescott. 928-227-2656.

Family Law Division of Prescott Courthouse, offers a Divorce 101 Program; 928-771-3312.

French Lessons, 928-759-0955.

Fusion of Movement, 6401 E. 2nd St., Suite D&E, Prescott Valley; offers dance, fitness, karate – all ages.

"Grants to You," (GTU) a local nonprofit offers classes to volunteers who want to assist a designated nonprofit with their grant writing. 928-458-7796. 

Heavenlyoga, 2057 Heavenly Place, Prescott, offers Hatha flow, gentle Hatha, Yin yoga. 928-443-9723, www.heavenlyoga.com.

How-To Workshops, at the Home Depot, 1941 E. Highway 69, Prescott, 928-771-8467; and 5500 E. Highway 69, Prescott Valley, 928-777-2400 or www.homedepot.com/clinics.

Independent Living Skills Training for Visually Impaired and Blind, 928-775-5857.

Jo-Ann Fabric and Crafts, 1260 Gail Gardner Way, Prescott, offers sewing, quilting, scrapbooking, cake decorating, knitting, crocheting, painting, art, drawing, jewelry classes and kids classes. 928-443-1803.

Karate for all ages, Head instructor Sensei V. Young, eighth-degree black belt. 928-851-6966.

Kat Kirby, 2KatStudios, mosaics, collage and other classes; 619-977-2345; www.2KatStudios.com.

Life Connections Pregnancy Help Center, 7875 E. Florentine Road, Suite C, Prescott Valley, offers "Earn While You Learn" classes on all aspects of pregnancy, childbirth, child rearing and post-abortion healing; 928-227-3130.

Line Dancing with Ruth and Sue, 5 to 6 every Tuesday, 928-713-5021.

Line Dance by CindyLou, 5:30 p.m. for beginners and Thursdays at 9:15 a.m. on Mondays for mid-level. Located at Prescott Adult Center, 1280 E. Rosser St.  928-515-1587.

Lotus Bloom Yoga Studio, 777 W. Hillside Ave., Prescott, offers all levels classes, basic and beginning classes, gentle yoga, chair yoga, and Vinyasa flow classes.  928-499-1553, www.lotusbloomyoga.com

Michael’s Arts and Crafts offers cake decorating, crochet and knitting, jewelry, scrapbooking and more. 928-771-8848, www.Michaels.com.

Mile-Hi Squares offers square dance lessons. jenjones314@gmail.com, 805-444-0440 or jackminter@yahoo.com 602-751-3147. www.mile-hisquares.org.

Mountain Artists Guild, 228 N Alarcon St., Prescott, offers art classes/workshop for ages 15 and up year around, and younger children during the summer. MountainArtistsGuild.org.

Mountain Spirit Co-Op, 107 N. Cortez St, Suite 100, Prescott, offers Reiki, intuitive healing, energy healing and discussion groups.

National Association of Parliamentarians, Bradshaw Mountain Unit, offers classes in conducting a successful meeting; update your skills according to Robert’s Rules of Order. 928-237-5603.

Nectar Apothecary, 219 W. Gurley St., Prescott, offers Herbal Product Making, Introductory Herbal and Medicinal Herb classes. 928-445-4565; www.nectarapothecary.com/classes.

Northern Arizona Chapter (NAC) of the Arizona Dressage Association (ADA), at American Ranch, Williamson Valley Road, Prescott, offers classes in traditional dressage, western dressage, gaited horse dressage, vintage rider (60+), lead line and more. www.nacofada.com.

OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) at Yavapai College offers classes on a variety of subjects including literature, music, health, films, comparative religion, history, politics and more. 928-717-7634; www.yc.edu/prescottolli.

Partner Dance Lessons, meets Mondays 6:30 p.m., 7501 E. Civic Circle, Prescott Valley, 602 616-0917.

Pet Illness/Pet Grief Support Group. Meets every Wednesday from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the PV Library, 2nd Floor Genealogy Room. 928-632-8124.

Prescott Area Celiac Disease and Gluten-Free Awareness group meets the second Tuesday of the month at The Bradshaws Senior One Community, in the Rose Room, noon to 2 p.m. 928-443-0399.

Prescott Dance Club, dance styles such as West Coast and East Coast Swing, Country, Salsa, Night Club, 2-Step and more, 805 Miller Valley Road, Prescott, 602-616-0917.

Prescott International Folk Dance, at First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St., Prescott. 928-445-7804.

Prescott Parks & Rec offers Adventure Boot camp for Women, prescottbootcamp.com, women’s beginning running group at Ken Lindley Park, 802-688-4511; Flow Yoga with Bri at 824 E. Gurley St., Prescott, 928-899-9939, www.devahealingcenter.org; and Feng Shui at 824 E. Gurley St.

Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St., offers job help hub, conversational Spanish, writing workshop, basic computer skills and help lab, eReader mentor sessions; basic internet skills; basic word processing skills; genealogy mentor sessions. 928-777-1526.

Prescott VA Toastmaster Club, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., VAMC, 500 N. Highway 89, Bldg. 28, Room 207. aalt.brouwer@va.gov.

Prescott Valley Parks and Recreation, parks@pvaz.net, offers learn guitar, bass and ukulele, ballet, jazz and tap, Zumba kids, beginner hula, hula-advanced, leather-crafting and tooling, women’s fitness boot camp, piano lessons, Latin rhythm, Move It full body exercise, tai chi, Zumba, and AM yoga, 928-759-3090.

Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle, offers code club for adults, coloring class for adults, conversational Spanish, crochet one, knit too, ESL, meditation circle, Prescott photography club, professional writers of Prescott, PV library quilters, Yavapai flute circle, introduction to windows 10, iPhone basics, introduction to Facebook, drop in tech help, creative aging art class: doodle drawing, adulting 101, conversational French, how to use the library catalog, 928-759-3040.

Quilt ‘N Sew Connection, 6546 E. Second St., Suite A, Prescott Valley, quilting, 928-775-9580.

Real Estate Licensing class, 6717 E. Second St., Suite D, Prescott Valley, 928-499-7970; www.winnschoolofrealestate.com.

Salvation Army, 237 S. Montezuma St., Prescott offers free computer lab and individualized Instruction for all skill levels. 928-778-0150, ext. 115.

Step Up for Kids offers trainings for new parents in their 4th trimester and beyond. 928-710-8622.

Studio Three, 1440 W. Gurley St., Prescott, offers weaving, spinning, knitting, crochet and felting, 928-778-0307.

Summer’s DanceWorks, 805 Miller Valley Road, Prescott offers classes in hip-hop, jazz, tap, ballet, pointe, contemporary swing kids and tots, mommy and me, kinderdance, teen salsa, creative movement, teen swings; partner dancing: swing/country and Latin, clowning and musical theater, 928-583-7277 or www.summersdanceworks.com.

Switch Performing Arts, 540 Sixth St., Prescott, offers ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, hip-hop and modern, 928-308-1311, www.switchdancestudio.com.

Tai Chi and Qigong at Qigong Tai Chi Studio, classes in Prescott and Prescott Valley; 928-308-4648.

Tae Kwon Do offered at First Southern Baptist Church of Prescott Valley, in the Fellowship Hall, 2820 Pleasant View Drive, for ages 6 to 17 years. 928-772-7218.

Tennis/Tennis Drills, offered at the Armory, Cathy Low at 928-308-1008 or pclow@cableone.net

‘Tis Art Center STEPS Art School for Children offers free art classes for ages 5-18; 235 N. Marina St., Prescott; www.tisartgallery.com/art-classes, 928-776-1087.

Tri-City School of Music offers private lessons in guitar, piano and voice. 928-717-2555, www.nfusemusik.com

Veterans Upward Bound program offers math, composition, computers, science and more at Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Prescott. 928-717-7686.

Volante Academy of the Arts, offers private lessons music, art, dance and drama. 928-772-1218.

Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road, Prescott, garden classes. 928-445-4159.

Women’s Self Defense once-a-month class, 6570 E. 6th St., Prescott Valley; www.prescottkarate.com; 928-308-8001.

Writing Workshop to help the novelist/storyteller develop a tight plot and memorable characters. 928-778-1211.

YMCA Dance Department, 750 Whipple St., Prescott, offers ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, lyrical and contemporary, rhythmic gymnastics, and rhythmic gymnastics special girls (for girls with disabilities), Katy Gifford at katy.gifford@prescottymca.org; 928-445-7221, ext. 229.

Yoga for all levels, at Bend Hot Yoga, 434 W. Goodwin St., Prescott. Heated and non-heated practices. 928-277-4430; www.bendhotyogaprescott.com.

Yoga Basics; Discover your perfect self, Prescott. 216-387-0329.