Calendar of Events: July 6-19

Ongoing

“Meeting the 4 O’Clock Train” exhibit, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sharlot Hall Museum, 415 W. Gurley St., chronicling the boom-to-bust railway legacy that almost cost Arizona its statehood. 928-445-3122.

Prescott Historical Walking Tours, featuring strolls through history to learn of “Prescott’s storied past,” 10 a.m., on most Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 29. Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. Donations appreciated.

Thursday, July 6

Computer Classes, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Salvation Army computer classroom, 237 S. Montezuma St. Enter through Social Services. Free use of computers and computer instruction. 928-778-0150, ext. 1115.

Blood Drive, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, 3700 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. Sponsor Code: embryriddleaz. To schedule your appointment or for more information, please call 800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org and use the sponsor code.

“Till Death Do Us Part – I Want to Bring My Loved One Home,” noon, Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 1202 Green Lane, Prescott. A free Senior Connection presentation by Sarah Twombly and Shanon Jauregui of Good Samaritan Society Hospice. RSVPs appreciated to Debbie@seniorconnection.us or 928-778-3747.

Chino Valley Summer Market, 3 to 6 p.m., Olsen’s Grain parking lot, 344 Highway 89. Fresh fruits, veggies and more.

Arizona Humanities Lecture: “On the Arizona Frontier Ranch Medicine,” 5 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Author Jan Cleere shares the life and work of Louise L. Serpa, who left New York society to become the first woman to venture inside the rodeo arena and shoot photos for almost 50 years. 928-777-1526.

Summer Repertory presents “Plaza Suite,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Romantic comedy written by Neil Simon, directed by Paul Epoch. $17. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

National Female Playwrights Onstage Festival: “Hot Mess,” 7:30 p.m., Perkins Hall, First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St., in downtown Prescott. The festival features 12 short play and monologues that range from comedies to dramas in a mix of entertaining genres. $15. www.LittleBlackDressINK.org

Friday, July 7

Computer Class, Exploring Social Media Websites, 9 a.m., The Salvation Army Computer Classroom, 237 S. Montezuma St. No appointment necessary. Strong Wi-Fi. Laptops/tablets welcome. Always free use of computers from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mon. - Fri. Enter through Social Services. 928-778-0150, ext. 1115.

Coloring Class for Adults, 1 to 3 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle. Come and enjoy a relaxing time coloring with other adults. No rules, just fun! You can bring in your favorite coloring book and materials or choose from a variety of coloring pages and materials that we have to explore the simple pleasure of coloring. Some basic instruction for ideas and techniques to spice up your coloring are available.

Friday Fish Fry, 5 to 7 p.m., Dewey-Humboldt American Legion Post 78, 3301 Highway 69, Humboldt. Cod, catfish, shrimp and chef’s special. Public welcome. $10 per person.

Prescott Indivisible Meeting, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 882 Sunset Ave. Prescott Indivisible is a non-partisan community that seeks to promote a progressive and inclusive agenda in support of human rights and the environment. Heather, 817-946-7626.

Road 1 South, 6:30 p.m., courthouse plaza, downtown Prescott. Part of the 2017 Prescott Summer Concert Series, and the National Night Out Kick-Off Concert. Everyone is invited to come and enjoy the music, displays and the opportunity to meet your local law enforcement representatives as we unite to “Give Crime and Criminals the Blues!”

Introduction to the Transcendental Meditation Technique, or TM, 6:45 p.m., Prescott Public Library, Copper Room, 215 E. Goodwin St. Join Gordon Peters, who will explain why 4000 Buddhist Monks in over 100 monasteries in Asia have started the practice of TM. During the past 18 years, National Institution of Health has awarded over $24 million to study the beneficial effects of the TM program on heart disease, hypertension and stroke.

Summer Repertory presents “Plaza Suite,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Romantic comedy written by Neil Simon, directed by Paul Epoch. $17. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

National Female Playwrights Onstage Festival: “Hot Mess,” 7:30 p.m., Perkins Hall, First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St., in downtown Prescott. The festival features 12 short play and monologues that range from comedies to dramas in a mix of entertaining genres. $15. www.LittleBlackDressINK.org

Saturday, July 8

Prescott Summer Market, 7:30 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College Parking Lot B, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Fresh fruits, veggies and more.

20th Annual Prescott Indian Art Market, Sharlot Hall Museum, 415 West Gurley Street, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More than 100 Indian artists and vendors showcase native-crafted wares at this juried art show in more than 12 artistic categories, plus traditional food, music and dance. Come for the fry bread, stay for art! Admission $10 adults, $8 members, children free.

”Arizona History Adventure,” 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Sharlot Hall Museum. Young people are encouraged to discover foraging for berries, harvesting wheat, rye and oats, making cheese and more 19th-century activities. Admission $10 adults with PIAM, children FREE.

Les Femmes des Montage 13th Annual Show and Sale, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Marina Room at the Hassayampa Inn, 122 E. Gurley St Prescott. Free and open to the public with cool refreshments. This event is being held with the Highlands Center for Natural History and a percentage of all sales will be donated to the Highland Center. The Highland Center will have representatives attending with a display of what the center offers. A raffle of items donated by each artist will have the proceeds given to the Highland Center.

Yavapai Flute Circle, noon to 2:30 p.m., 2nd floor Children’s Program Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle. People of all ages and levels of experience are welcome.

Italian night at Arcosanti, 5 p.m. tour of Arcosanti, 6 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. performance. Pianist Sonya Kumiko Lee and vocalist Melina Kalomas will perform. Concert and dinner $40, concert only $20 (students $10). For reservations and more information, www.arcosanti.org.

National Female Playwrights Onstage Festival: “Hot Mess,” 2 and 7:30 p.m., Perkins Hall, First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St., in downtown Prescott. The festival features 12 short play and monologues that range from comedies to dramas in a mix of entertaining genres. $15. www.LittleBlackDressINK.org

Summer Repertory presents “Bus Stop,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Romantic comedy written by William Inge, directed by Catherine Miller Hahn. $17. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

Sunday, July 9

20th Annual Prescott Indian Art Market, Sharlot Hall Museum, 415 W. Gurley St., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More than 100 Indian artists and vendors showcase native-crafted wares at this juried art show in more than 12 artistic categories, plus traditional food, music and dance. Come for the fry bread, stay for art! Admission $10 adults, $8 members, children free.

Summer Repertory presents “Same Time, Next Year,” 2 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Romantic comedy written by Bernard Slade, directed by Lyssa Romaine. $17. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

Prescott POPS Symphony “POPS and Patriots” Concert, 3 to 5 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Including Richard Rodgers’ “Victory at Sea,” a medley of U.S. military hymns and John Williams’ score from “The Patriot.” $5-$25. Prescottpops.com

Tuesday, July 11

Technology Help Hour, 10 to 11 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Ask a technology question and get help from members of the Prescott Computer Society. Bring your own laptop or mobile device or use a library laptop. This is a weekly, drop-in service. No registration required. 928-777-1526.

Prescott Mac Users Group (PMUG), 10 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon Street, Building 4, Room 102. Our July presenter will be Mary Ann Clark, discussing how she uses a powerful content-generating tool called “Scrivener" for processing research papers, scripts, novels or any other long-form documents. In AUGUST, PMUG will resume our regular schedule; Meeting the 2nd Saturday of each month; same time & location. First time visitors, free. For more information, visit our website @ www.pmug.us.

Republican Women of Prescott Candidate Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Prescott Resort, 1500 Highway 69. Featuring Republican candidates. Lunch required; $20 per person. Reservations: rwop.info/next-luncheon-meeting.html.

Spy School for Kids, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library. Engage in several secret agent training activities and earn your very own spy certificate and ID badge. For children ages 5 and up.

Prescott Valley Summer Market, 2 to 6 p.m., Harkins Theatres parking lot, Glassford Hill Road and Park Avenue. Fresh fruits, veggies and more.

Free Jazz on the Square, 6:30 p.m., courthouse plaza, downtown Prescott. Featuring The Mike Vax Quintet, Part of the 2017 Prescott Summer Concert Series.

Code Club for Adults, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle. Learn to create websites, apps and more. Free program — no registration required. 928-759-3040.

Eagle Rock Gospel Singers with Three-Legged Dog, 7 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, downtown Prescott. Presented by The Folk Sessions. All seats $20. 928-777-1370; online at folksessions.com and prescottelkstheater.com; and at the Elks Box Office.

Prescott Public Library brings you the discovery of ideas, the joy of reading and the power of information. Check the library's online events calendar at www.prescottlibrary.info, or call 928.777.1500 for more information.

Wednesday, July 12

Fair Housing Training, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Sponsored by Collective Impact Group and Southwest Fair Housing Council. Register at swfhc.com/current-events-1.

Zoolittles, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Heritage Park Zoo Garden, 1403 Heritage Park Road. Children take home crafts they make, visit with some of the animals at the zoo and more. For ages 3-5. Class size limited to 15. $10 members (one child & accompanying adult); $15 non-members. 928-778-4242; heritageparkzoo.com.

Coffee with a Cop, 10 a.m., Alta Vista Senior Living Community, 916 Canterbury Lane. Meet the men and women of Prescott Police Department, ask questions and get to know one another. 928-777-1915.

Candidate forum, 3 to 5 p.m. Las Fuentes Resort Village, 1035 Scott Drive, social room downstairs.

Board games like Ticket to Ride and Splendor, 4 to 8 p.m. Hosted by the Prescott Area Boardgamers. Open to anyone age 14 and over. Individuals 10-13 may participate if accompanied by an adult. Contact Jeff Whitham at 714-487-1396 for more details.

Thursday, July 13

Build a Better World with Trout Fishing in America, 10 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Dance and sing along with this Grammy-nominated team for Best Musical Album for Children. For all ages. Seating on a first-come basis.

Senior Connection Seminar, “I've Been Named Trustee-Now What?”, 12 to 1 p.m., Prescott Valley Christian Church, 7655 E. Long Look Dr. RSVPs appreciated to Debbie@SeniorConnection.us or 928-778-3747.

Code Club for Adults, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle, 2nd floor computer lab. Learn to create websites, apps and more. Free program—no registration required. 928-759-3040.

Chino Valley Summer Market, 3 to 6 p.m., Olsen’s Grain parking lot, 344 Highway 89. Fresh fruits, veggies and more.

Prescott Idol, 6:30 p.m., courthouse plaza, downtown Prescott. Each week, up to 20 contestants will vie to see who advances to the Sept. 7 finale. Audience can vote at the show or online at koltcountry.com. Top two acts each week move on.

Summer Repertory presents “Same Time, Next Year,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Romantic comedy written by Bernard Slade, directed by Lyssa Romaine. $17. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

Friday, July 14

Prescott Historical Walking Tours, featuring strolls through history to learn of “Prescott’s storied past,” 10 a.m., on most Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, May 5 through Oct. 29, Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. Donations appreciated.

Arizona Humanities Lecture: “Arizona Kicks on Route 66,” 3 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library Auditorium, 7401 E. Civic Circle. Arizona’s Hip Historian, Marshall Shore, will share the magic and history of Route 66 with the audience. Free; no registration required. 928-759-3040.

Friday Fish Fry, 5 to 7 p.m., Dewey-Humboldt American Legion Post 78, 3301 Highway 69, Humboldt. Cod, catfish, shrimp and chef’s special. Public welcome. $10 per person.

Summer Repertory presents “Same Time, Next Year,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Romantic comedy written by Bernard Slade, directed by Lyssa Romaine. $17. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

“Urinetown,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts Mainstage, 208 N. Marina St. A sidesplitting sendup of greed, love, revolution and musicals in a time when water is worth its weight in gold. Presented by Teen Summer Stock Ensemble. $17 adults; $12 youth. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

Meditation Circle, 1 to 2 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 1st floor Glassford Hill Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle. Practice moment-to-moment mindfulness with other interested individuals. People from all stages of practicing meditation are encouraged to participate in this free monthly program. Chairs will be provided — please bring a cushion if needed. No registration is required — just show up!

Saturday, July 15

Monsoon Madness Plant and Yard Sale, 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (or until plants are gone), Prescott Frontier Days Rodeo Grounds, 840 Rodeo Drive. Sponsored by the University of Arizona Yavapai County Master Gardeners. Shop for a wide variety of locally grown plants, garden art, tools, pots and books; ask questions of Master Gardeners; get garden tools sharpened. Cash only. No pets. 928-445-6590, ext. 222; extension.arizona.edu/yavapai.

Prescott Summer Market, 7:30 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College Parking Lot B, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Fresh fruits, veggies and more.

Breast health event, 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 3:30 p.m., Lynell & Co., 920 Black Drive, Prescott. First in a series of healthy living education seminars. Registration $10 in advance, $15 day of. Proceeds donated to Red Cross for Goodwin fire relief. Seating limited. 928-925-0528.

Zoolittles, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Heritage Park Zoo Garden, 1403 Heritage Park Road. Children take home crafts they make, visit with some of the animals at the zoo and more. For ages 3-5. Class size limited to 15. $10 members (one child & accompanying adult); $15 non-members. 928-778-4242; heritageparkzoo.com.

Prescott Historical Walking Tours, featuring strolls through history to learn of “Prescott’s storied past,” 10 a.m., on most Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, May 5 through Oct. 29, Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. Donations appreciated.

Free tattoo day, noon to 10 p.m., Leap of Faith Tattoo and Body Piercing, 506 W. Gurley Street. This year’s theme is "Christmas in July" benefiting Discovery Gardens Preschool. This is an annual event that has been held for the past 17 years. Visit Leap of Faith Tattoo on Facebook for more information.

Summer Repertory presents “Plaza Suite,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Romantic comedy written by Neil Simon, directed by Paul Epoch. $17. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

“Urinetown,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts Mainstage, 208 N. Marina St. A sidesplitting sendup of greed, love, revolution and musicals in a time when water is worth its weight in gold. Presented by Teen Summer Stock Ensemble. $17 adults; $12 youth. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

Sunday, July 16

Prescott Historical Walking Tours, featuring strolls through history to learn of “Prescott’s storied past,” 10 a.m., on most Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, May 5 through Oct. 29, Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. Donations appreciated.

Summer Repertory presents “Bus Stop,” 2 p.m. Prescott Center for the Arts Stage Too, 208 N. Marina St. Romantic comedy written by William Inge, directed by Catherine Miller Hahn. $17. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

“Urinetown,” Prescott Center for the Arts Mainstage, 2 p.m., 208 N. Marina St. A sidesplitting sendup of greed, love, revolution and musicals in a time when water is worth its weight in gold. Presented by Teen Summer Stock Ensemble. $17 adults; $12 youth. 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

Tuesday, July 18

Technology Help Hour, 10 to 11 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Ask a technology question and get help from members of the Prescott Computer Society. Bring your own laptop or mobile device or use a library laptop. This is a weekly, drop-in service. No registration required. 928-777-1526.

Prescott Valley Summer Market, 2 to 6 p.m., Harkins Theatres parking lot, Glassford Hill Road and Park Avenue. Fresh fruits, veggies and more.

Finding Unbiased Financial Advice, 3 p.m., Prescott Adult Center, 1280 E. Rosser St. From how they make their money to what their licenses mean, this class gives you the essential knowledge needed to find the advice you need. Brought to you by a non-profit organization dedicated to providing communities with a consistent resource through unbiased classes that are free of sales. Sponsored by Foundation for Personal Financial Education (FPFE).

Free Jazz on the Square, 6:30 p.m., courthouse plaza, downtown Prescott. Featuring Larry Cantor. Part of the 2017 Prescott Summer Concert Series.

Wednesday, July 19

Zoolittles, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Heritage Park Zoo Garden, 1403 Heritage Park Road. Children take home crafts they make, visit with some of the animals at the zoo and more. For ages 3-5. Class size limited to 15. $10 members (one child & accompanying adult); $15 non-members. 928-778-4242; heritageparkzoo.com.

Peak Business Class: Marketing Made Easy, 5 to 7 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library Glassford Hill Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle. Kathryn Bazan, Yavapai Regional Economic Development Center, takes you through creating a promotional marketing strategy, tapping into local PR outlets and having a presence on the web and social media. Register with Casey, cvanharen@pvaz.net; 928-759-3061.