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SEEKING NAVAJO RUGS FOR AUCTION: The Smoki Museum for its auction of 300 contemporary and historic rugs Saturday, Aug. 5, at the museum pueblo. Anyone wishing to have rugs auctioned may call Jeff Ogg at 443-9856.

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MOUNTAIN ARTISTS GUILD features artist Bonnie Casey's work at its 221 W. Gurley St. gallery during July. A reception for Casey is 1 to 4 p.m. today at the gallery. Refreshments served. "Dream Sequence" is also on exhibit through Monday. Thursday, MAG's "Summer Show" opens. Regular gallery hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday through Saturday; and 10 to 4 Sunday. A watercolor media demonstration by Marilyn DuVall is July 20; a workshop July 24 through 26. Information: 445-2510.

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'CHIRICAHUA APACHE WOMEN'S HISTORY AND CULTURE – THEN AND NOW' is the topic of a 2 p.m. lecture Sunday, July 16, by H. Henrietta Stockel at the Smoki Museum pueblo, 147 N. Arizona St. No charge. Information: 445-1230.

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'CELEBRATING OUR LAND, OUR PEOPLE' – 75 exquisite photo enlargements of the majestic landscapes, ancient cultures and fascinating people that make Arizona unique in the world – is on display at the Phippen Museum, 4701 Highway 89 North, through next Sunday. Photographers include Bob and Suzanne Clemenz, Jerry Jacka, David Muench and Jack Dykinga.

'A BACKWARD GLANCE AT ARIZONA HIGHWAYS' ILLUSTRATORS' a companion exhibit is in the Community Cultural Center at the Phippen Museum. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily and 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. Closed Tuesdays. Information: 778-1385.

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'VISION: SOUTHWEST,' the exhibit at Prescott Fine Arts Gallery continues through July 30. The juried show features work of artists who live in the Southwest. Regular hours are noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Information: 445-3286.

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TOM McCLURE: PAINTING AND SCULPTURE is on exhibit at the Yavapai College Art Gallery, 1100 E. Sheldon St., through Aug. 5. Regular hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Information: 776-2031.

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PRESCOTT VALLEY ART GUILD's exhibit runs through Friday at the Prescott Valley Samaritan Center, 3380 N. Windsong in Prescott Valley, and features work of artists Del Arnold and Maria Bukowski and others. Information: 778-7092.

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SOUTHWESTERN ARTISTS ASSOCIATION meets at 7 p.m. every fourth Tuesday at Prescott's United Methodist Church, 505 W. Gurley St. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. The public is welcome.

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A WEB-BASED ART CALENDAR, sponsored by Prescott Area Arts and Humanities Council (PAAHC), prescottarts.com is a comprehensive, searchable calendar of public arts events, gallery shows, lectures, and arts organizations. To post information, call Warren Miller, 445-3122.

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SHARLOT HALL MUSEUM SUMMER HOURS are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Visit the new "Frontier Discovery Room" in the Governor's Mansion and explore hundreds of items from daily life in 1865. Also see "The View From Thumb Butte: The Changing Townscape of Prescott, Arizona, 1864-1997," which explores the evolution of Arizona Territory's first capital and of Prescott's cultural strides and growth-induced controversies. The museum is at 415 W. Gurley St. Information: 445-3122.

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(Art! listings should be sent at least two weeks prior to opening to Sandy Moss, The Daily Courier, 147 N. Cortez St., Prescott, AZ 86301.)

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