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Calendar of Events: Jan. 14-20

Free Cooking Seminar – ‘Chili Con Carne’, 2:30 to 3:30 pm, by the Chef from Brookdale Sr. Living. Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser Street. (Courier stock photo)

Free Cooking Seminar – ‘Chili Con Carne’, 2:30 to 3:30 pm, by the Chef from Brookdale Sr. Living. Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser Street. (Courier stock photo)

Monday, Jan. 14

  • Republican Mens Forum, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hotel St. Michael, 205 W. Gurley St., Prescott. Lunch costs $18. 928-776-1999.
  • PAL, Parents of Addicted Loved Ones, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Alliance Bible Church, 2601 W. Iron Springs Road, Prescott. PAL provides hope through education and support to parents of loved ones who are suffering with addiction and alcoholism. 928-778-0379 www.palgroup.org.

Tuesday, Jan. 15

  • The Yavapai Digital Arts and Photo club will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the Founders Suite in the Prescott Public Library Founders Suite, 215 E. Goodwin St.
  • Queen of Hearts, 6 p.m., 202 N. Arizona Ave. 928-776-1125; vfw541prescott.org.
  • Anger Solves Nothing, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Unity Church of Prescott, 145 S Arizona Ave. MeditationInNorthernArizona.org, 928-637-6232.
  • Meditation & Buddhism for Inner Peace, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Unity Church of Prescott, 145 S. Arizona Ave. MeditationInNorthernArizona.org or 928-637-6232.
  • Free Cooking Seminar – ‘Chili Con Carne’, 2:30 to 3:30 pm, by the Chef from Brookdale Sr. Living. Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser Street.
  • Technology Help Hour: 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 and registration is not required. 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.
  • Winter "FUN-Raiser" for Save the Dells, 4 to 7 p.m. Granite Mountain Brewing, 123 N Cortez St. SaveTheDells.com.

Wednesday, Jan. 16

  • VFW Post 541 Italian Dinner, 4:30 to 7 p.m., 202 N. Arizona Ave, Prescott. 928-776-1125.
  • NDE (Near Death Experiences) stories shared and explored, 6:15 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, Elsie Room, 215 E. Goodwin St. We will be reviewing NDE accounts as this can bring new meaning and direction to your life. Facilitated by Karl Krumins and friends.
  • People Who Care Volunteer Informational Meeting, Prescott United Methodist Church, People Who Care office, 505 W. Gurley Street, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. People Who Care volunteers provide caring non-medical assistance for adults unable to drive due to age-related and/or physical limitations. This allows an individual to continue living in their own homes and remain independent as long as safely possible. People Who Care is a community-based nonprofit with programs in Prescott, Prescott Valley, Dewey and Chino Valley. Volunteers help in the community where they and enrolled Neighbors live. The majority of our Neighbors live alone. For your consideration, you may call the Prescott office, 928-445-2480.
  • The Doane Choir from Nebraska will give a concert of choral music at American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive, 7 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public. The Doane Choir has toured all over the United States, Europe, Brazil, and South Africa. www.americanlutheran.net; 928-445-4348.

Thursday, Jan. 17

  • Pink Martini, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Prescott. Pink Martini blends Americana with world music.
  • Healthy Legs: All You Need to Know. The Prescott Valley Public Library is partnering with the YRMC Speakers Bureau to present this event. Circulatory problems in the legs can affect both men and women of all ages, and can often appear as spider veins, varicose veins, and hard-to-heal wounds. These conditions can be painful, debilitating, complicated, and can signal a more serious condition known as chronic venous insufficiency. Learn about the symptoms and latest treatment options that are available at The Vein Center at YRMC. Presented by Anil Kumar, MD. Please join us 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., in the library’s 3rd floor Crystal Room. Register online: yrmc.eventbrite.com or call 928-708-4636.
  • "How Dynamic Movement Scientifically Heals Disease" is a free Senior Connection presentation with Mary Heller Dance Arts,12 p.m. to 1 p.m., at Prescott Valley Christian Church, 7655 E. Long Look Drive, Prescott Valley. RSVPs appreciated to Debbie@SeniorConnection.us or 928-778-3747.

Friday, Jan. 18

  • Touchmark Trekkers Walking Group, 7 a.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. This walking group is open to the public.
  • Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew (GMIHC) Learning and Tribute Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Prescott Gateway Mall, #120 (near Dillard’s). www.gmihc19.org. info@gmihc19.org. www.facebook.com/gmihc19.
  • The Yavapai Group of the Sierra Club will host a free public presentation and discussion on the Arizona Legislature’s record of environmental protection, 6 p.m., Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 882 Sunset, Prescott. 928-308-1003.
  • “Agni Yoga: Education for the Soul,” 7 to 8 p.m., WMEA Izvara Center, 1720 West McIntosh Drive, Prescott. RSVP at 928-778-0638 or staff@wmea-world.org.
  • Women’s Wave art exhibit opening reception, Butifull Studio, 211 N. Granite Street, Prescott, 5 to 7 p.m.
  • Lap sit Storytime: Bring your baby for some cozy active time on your lap. The Storytime will last about 20 minutes, but you are invited to linger and play. 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.
  • Preschool Storytime: 30 minutes of stories, songs, and finger plays especially for children ages 3-5, and their grownups. Siblings are always welcome. 10:30 a.m. to 11 am, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.
  • Conversational Spanish: Check your English at the door and brush up on your Spanish with conversation and camaraderie. Sessions may include targeted grammar discussions, subject-specific vocabulary practice, and handouts. Basic Spanish skills needed. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.
  • Watercolor class all ages, 4 p.m., Michaels at Gateway Mall, $15 plus supplies. Register in store or through website 24 hours before the class.

Saturday, Jan. 19

  • Touchmark Trekkers beginning hiking club, 8 a.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. RSVP to this free event at 928-632-7800.
  • Grant Training for Volunteers, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Stepping Stones, 2nd St., Prescott Valley, http://grantstoyou.org.
  • Happy, Healthy Houseplants, 9:30 a.m., Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road, WattersGardenCenter.com.
  • The Prescott Farmers Market (PFM) 10 a.m., Prescott High School, 1050 Ruth St. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.
  • Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew (GMIHC) Learning and Tribute Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Prescott Gateway Mall, #120 (near Dillard’s). www.gmihc19.org. info@gmihc19.org. www.facebook.com/gmihc19.
  • Mandy Harvey, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Prescott. A stunning singer/songwriter, whose innate, elegant touch with jazz and blues allows her to transcend deafness.
  • Third annual Prescott Women’s March, Prescott Courthouse Square, 1 p.m., “We march in solidarity for a fair, just and inclusive world where all people, regardless of race, national origin, religion, gender or sexual orientation are treated fairly. We march knowing that together we will continue to make progress toward a better future for everyone,” stated Amy Hurst, event organizer.
  • Women’s Wave art exhibit, Butifull Studio, 211 N. Granite Street, Prescott, January 19 through 25, featuring the perspectives of women artists. Opening reception Friday, January 18, 5 to 7 p.m., and the exhibit will be open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., January 19th to 24th, and January 25, 5 to 8 p.m., during the 4th Friday Art Walk. The march is open to everyone. Hats, scarves, t-shirts, buttons, and a commemorative book available by donation. Visit the Yavapai County Women March Facebook page for more information on song and flash-mob dance participation, or email YCwomenmarchon@gmail.com.
  • Happy, Healthy, Houseplants: Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road, Prescott. Learn best practices for watering, light placement, and how to treat and prevent pests and diseases that can affect your indoor garden. Instructor: Ella.
  • Saturday Night Talk Series – Difficulties and Worries Are Not Due to Outside Causes. 7 p.m., Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Bldg., 115 E. Goodwin Street. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path, $5 donation.
  • GriefShare Support Group, A grief support group is starting Saturday January 19, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at Prescott Life Church, 2200 Highway 89, Prescott. To sign-up, please text the word “HOPE” with your name and telephone number to 602-410-8536 or call that number for additional information. This is a thirteen week support group for those who have experienced a death of a loved one. Anyone in the community is welcome.
  • Family Storytime: 20-30 minutes of stories, songs and activities for the whole family. 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

Sunday, Jan. 20

  • Prescott Valley Farmer’s Market, 11.a.m.to 2 p.m. Main Street, right outside Harkins Theatre
  • Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew (GMIHC) Learning and Tribute Center, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Prescott Gateway Mall, #120 (near Dillard’s). www.gmihc19.org, info@gmihc19.org, www.facebook.com/gmihc19.
  • Prescott Orchid Society, 1:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Open to the public.
  • Women’s Wave art exhibit, Butifull Studio, 211 N. Granite Street, Prescott, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Central Arizona Concert Band Winter Concert, Embry Riddle University, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. A band concert in the traditional sense of the word by our local wind/brass ensemble of some sixty professional and retired professional musicians presenting selections to appeal to every taste. Includes a performance by our own Clarinet Choir blending the voices of fifteen instruments of five different types from the high pitched E flat to the very low B flat contrabass. All ages welcome. Admission $5 to $12. http://www.centralarizonaconcertband.com.
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