Quad Cities in Brief: Hopi Art story takes place today

Hopi artist Fil Kewanyama presents his program today.

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Hopi artist Fil Kewanyama presents his program today.

Hopi Art story takes place today

Hopi artist Fil Kewanyama will present “The Story of Hopi through Art of Filmer Kewanyama” at the Prescott Art Docents free program, 10:30 a.m., Monday, Nov. 20 at the Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina. Kewanyama’s work depicts and chronicles the Hopi way of life, using symbols and Katsina colors to interpret Hopi history and spirituality. Some of his works show his personal experiences of growing up between American culture and his Native culture. Fil recently won first place in a field of 1600 veteran artist entries from throughout the US for his piece entitled, “Homage to the Hopi Code Talkers.”

Websites: prescottartdocents.net, https://www.facebook.com/filmer.kewanyama.

MatForce Lunch ’n’ Learn explores trends

MatForce’s next “Lunch ‘n Learn” session, conducted simultaneously in Prescott and Cottonwood, Thursday, Nov. 30, will explore illicit drug trends in Yavapai County.

The presentation, conducted by Partners Against Narcotic Trafficking (PANT) officers in Cottonwood and Prescott, will provide info on legal and illegal drugs that are being abused, including heroin, methamphetamines, LSD and marijuana. They’ll show attendees what illicit drugs look like and the different ways the drugs are used. Participants also will be given the opportunity to ask questions.

The presentation begins at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 30, in the Board of Supervisors Building, 1015 Fair St. in Prescott and in the Verde Room, Yavapai County Building, 10 S. Sixth St. in Cottonwood.

The presentation is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact MatForce at 928-708-0100 or online at matforce.org.

Information from MatForce.

Chino bake sale planned

The American Legion Auxiliary No. 40 in Chino Valley is proud to present its annual Christmas Craft and Bake Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday and Saturday, Dec. 1 and 2.

There will be more than 20 vendors to choose from for a great selection.

The American Legion Auxiliary is located at Highway 89 and Road 3.

Information from American Legion Auxiliary.

Holiday concert set for next week

Get your jingle on, and kick off your holidays with music!

A choral concert, Holiday Gift, will be presented at 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1, at Faith United Church on Old Chisholm Trail in the Prescott Country Club. A variety of holiday favorites will be sung by talented vocalists.

A $20 donation at the door will include the concert, wine, hot apple cider and heavy appetizers! Please bring a canned good for the food bank or an unwrapped new toy for a child.

Any questions? Call Loretta 533-4256.