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KornuKopia Calendar: Week of Nov. 11

Ongoing

“Dancing at Lughnasa,” winner of the 1992 Tony Award for Best Play, at Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina. Five unmarried sisters living in a modest cottage in Donegal, Ireland, possessing unfailing courage and sweet forgiveness engage in a wild, final celebration of their way of life before it changes forever. Nov. 11, 12, 17, 18 & 19 at 7:30 p.m.; Nov. 13, 19 & 20 at 2 p.m. Tickets $22. 928-445-3286 or www.pca-az.net.

“Arizona & the Medal of Honor – Final Days for Exhibit” daily through Nov. 13 at Sharlot Hall Museum. Final days of exhibition honoring Arizona’s Medal of Honor recipients. www.sharlot.org.

This weekend Nov 11 - Nov 13

St. Germaine’s Annual Christmas Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Germaine Catholic Church, 7997 E. Dana Drive, Prescott Valley. Artists, crafters, vendors, baked goods and raffle prizes. Come one, come all! (Nov 11 -12)

The Elves & Company Craft Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fraternal Order of Eagles Building, 218 N. Cortez St. Show features local crafters with unique items for sale. Linda, 928-710-3103. (Nov. 11-12)

Inaugural Street Faire, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Club at Prescott Lakes, 311 E. Smoketree Lane. Two days of holiday shopping featuring handmade items, local wares and more. Food and spirits available from the club’s shops along the “street.” 928-443-3500. (Nov. 12-13)

Friday, Nov. 11

“Veteran’s Day – Nov. 11” – FREE ADMISSION to Sharlot Hall Museum for veterans and active-duty military (plus spouse and minor children) on Veteran’s Day, Friday, November 11 ... FINAL DAYS to view Medal of Honor Exhibit (FREE); www.sharlot.org.

Walk with Veterans for Peace on Veterans Day, 11 a.m. in downtown Prescott. The group will gather around 10 a.m. on a side street off Willis. Look for VFP flags or join in as the parade turns onto Cortez at The Raven intersection. Ralph, 928-533-7330 or ralphmhess@yahoo.com.

Veterans Day Parade, 11 a.m. in downtown Prescott. This year’s theme: Women Veterans. Opening ceremonies being at 10:30 a.m. Free. Mary, 928-717-7587.

“Three International Tenors,” 7 p.m. at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., Prescott. $22 - $25. 928-777-1370; www.prescottelkstheater.com.

Saturday, Nov. 12

Highlands Center Holiday Bazaar, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Select vendors will be offering holiday and gift items. Many one-of-a-kind gifts made with natural materials, upcycled materials or with nature themes. The Highlands Center Gift Shop will also be open. Free and open to the public. 928-776-9550. www.highlandscenter.org.

Holiday Show and Sale, 10 a.m. tor 4 p.m. at Hassayampa Hotel’s Marina Room, 122 E. Gurley St. Presented by Mountain Spinners & Weavers Guild and the Prescott Area Woodturners. Debra, 928-025-7094.

“Frontier Arizona Experience” – “Mourning” exhibit and activities on Nov. 12, identifying how families mourned the death of family members and friends during Territorial times; caskets in the parlor, windows of the Ranch House draped in black, covered mirrors, and more. – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; www.sharlot.org.

Teen Car Show, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Yavapai College, parking lot E. Sponsored by The Launch Pad Teen Center. Teens and young adults will be showing their cars. Free for spectators and to show cars; teens competing for prizes pay $5 entry fee.

Craft Workshops and Outdoor Expo, 1 to 4 p.m. at Lifepointe Church, 10100 E. Highway 69, Prescott Valley. Hands-on workshops in weaving, jewelry making, woodcraft, scrapbooking and more. C’Ann, cann4realty@gmail.com; 928-848-1818.

“The Long Walk of the Navajo People, 1864-1868” with Evangeline Parsons Yazzie, 1 p.m. at Phippen Museum, 4701 Highway 89. Parsons Yazzie is an award-winning author and professor of Navajo at Northern Arizona University. She will access oral histories and Navajo elders’ stories of, thoughts on and emotions relating to the Long Walk. Free with museum admission.

Screening of “Before the Flood,” 3 p.m. at Prescott Library. Released just last week, this much-anticipated film follows Leonardo DiCaprio as he travels to five continents seeking understanding of and solutions to the global climate crisis. Free. Gary, 928-308-1003 or gbverde@cableone.net.

YCPAC Cabaret Series: Pirazzi String Quartet 5:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. Enjoy classical music in an intimate setting as four Phoenix Symphony musicians lead a journey through Vivaldi, Dvorak, Bernstein and more. Hos d’oeuvres and cash bar available. $45. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Ruffles ‘n’ Rawhide western dance, from 6 to 9 p.m. (6 to 7 partner & line lesson) at HUSD Building 200, 6411 N. Robert Road in Prescott Valley. 928-925-4786 or www.rufflesnrawhidedanceclub.org for further info.

“The Manhattan Dolls,” 7 p.m. at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., Prescott. $22 - $25. 928-777-1370; www.prescottelkstheater.com.

Sunday, Nov. 13

Inaugural Street Faire, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Club at Prescott Lakes, 311 E. Smoketree Lane. Two days of holiday shopping featuring handmade items, local wares and more. Food and spirits available from the club’s shops along the “street.” 928-443-3500.

Central Arizona Concert Band returns to the stage of Embry-Riddle’s Davis Learning Center with a program of traditional concert band music. Be prepared to be blown away by the trumpets in “Liberty Fanfare,” the clarinets in “Clarinet Candy,” and the trombones in “Mournful Maggie.” The downbeat is at 3 p.m. Tickets: $12, adults; $5, students. www.centralarizonaconcertband.com.

Monday, Nov. 14

Prescott Art Docents Art Talk: “The Fine Line Between Fine Art and Commercial Art,” 10:30 a.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts Theater, 208 N. Marina St. The public is invited. Presented by Yavapai College Art Professor Ken Ottinger. Reception in PCA gallery at 10 a.m. Open to the public. Andrea, 928-636-7207; Joslyn, ejcandh@msn.com; or visit Prescott Art Docents Calendar at google.com.

Wednesday, Nov. 16

Territorial Talent: Sean McDermott, 5 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Singer/songwriter Sean McDermott brings a slightly Western sound to his original works. Presented with funding from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library. 928-777-1500.

Bolshoi Ballet: The Bright Stream 6 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. This Bolshoi satellite broadcast blends Shostakovich’s music with brilliant choreography in this ballet of mistaken identities. $15 for adults; $10 for youth. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Thursday, Nov. 17

Third Thursday Star Talks, 6 to 8 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St., Founders Suite. Speaker: Dr. Ryan Anderson. Program: Latest Results from the Mars Curiosity Rover. www.prescottastronomyclub.org.

Friday, Nov. 18

Craft Faire and Bake Shoppe, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Mingus View Presbyterian Church, 8340 Leigh Drive. Handcrafted items and home-baked goods.

Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Women’s Missionary League Christmas Bazaar, Quilt Raffle and Bake Sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church’s fellowship hall, 1202 Green Lane. Cookies, cakes and pies for the bake sale will be refreshed daily and a luncheon of Sloppy Joes and all the fixin’s will be available for purchase. 928-778-9122.

Art Days for Kids, 1 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Learn how artists use line and color to depict speed of movement. With Prescott Art Docents. For children, ages 6-14. Registration required. 928-777-1537.

Third Friday Chamber Music Series, 3:30 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Hear music by local chamber players and special guests. Bruce or Suzanne, 928-778-6965.

Friday Night Movie: “Now You See Me 2,” 4 p.m. at Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. Rated PG-13. 928-778-3000.

Saturday, Nov. 19

Craft Faire and Bake Shoppe, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Mingus View Presbyterian Church, 8340 Leigh Drive. Handcrafted items and home-baked goods.

Cottonwood Gun and Knife Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Verde Valley Fairgrounds, 800 S. Cherry St. Vendors from around the state will be on hand to buy, see, and trade. New, used and antique firearms available. 928-485-0437 or www.firingpin.com.

Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Women’s Missionary League Christmas Bazaar, Quilt Raffle and Bake Sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church’s fellowship hall, 1202 Green Lane. Cookies, cakes and pies for the bake sale will be refreshed daily and a luncheon of Sloppy Joes and all the fixin’s will be available for purchase. 928-778-9122.

“The Mighty Colorado: From Its Sources to the Sea” with James Turner, 1 p.m. at Phippen Museum, 4701 Highway 89. Author and historian Turner traces the Green and Colorado rivers from their beginnings as clear, bubbling glacial springs through roaring canyons in Utah, Arizona and Nevada, and finally to the salt flats in Mexico. Stunning photographs tell the story of the rivers’ 2,000 miles of scenic wonders, geography, wildlife, history, recreation, politics and local culture. Free with museum admission.

“Women of the Pleasant Valley War,” 2 p.m. at Sharlot Hall Museum, West Gallery, 415 W. Gurley St., Prescott. Lecture by Jayne Peace Pyle describing how women “stood by their man” during one of the bloodiest range wars in American history. Free. www.sharlot.org.

“The Nine Houses of Mila,” 7 p.m. at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Davis Auditorium. Produced by the Baul Theater Company, “The Nine Houses of Mila is a musical theater production about one of the most beloved stories in Tibetan Buddhism. $15, $10 for those younger than 18. Tickets available at Vigraha Gallery, 115 E. Goodwin St.; Allan’s Flowers, 1095 E. Gurley St.; or by phone at 928-771-0205 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Friday).

Windham Hill Winter Solstice concert, 7:30 p.m. at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Master musicians who made their name on the Windham Hill label, including pianist Liz Story, singer/instrumentalist Barbara Higbie and Celtic harpist Lisa Lynne – bring their acoustic skills together to joyfully mark the most special season of the year. 928-776-2000.

Sunday, Nov. 20

Cottonwood Gun and Knife Show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Verde Valley Fairgrounds, 800 S. Cherry St. Vendors from around the state will be on hand to buy, see, and trade. New, used and antique firearms available. 928-485-0437 or www.firingpin.com.

Phoenix Symphony returns to Prescott. Mark Kosower, principal cellist with the Cleveland Symphony Orchestra, will perform at 3 p.m. with the Phoenix Symphony. He will be playing the Cello Concerto in B Minor by Antonin Dvorak. The concert will take place at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center. Tickets: $28 to $39, available only from the Yavapai Symphony Association Office, 228 N. Alarcon St., open 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and Friday before each Sunday concert; or 928-776-4255. www.yavapaisymphony.org.