Quad Cities in Brief: Mini-Grants Awardees
The Yavapai County Education Foundation is happy to announce the 2017-18 Mini-Grants Awardees have been chosen!
This year’s grant cycle saw 40 grants approved, totaling $19,061 in funding to Yavapai County Schools.
The variety and creativity of your applications for 2017-18 made the selections process a challenging and lively experience. Flexible Seating, STEM, Chromebooks, Music and PE Equipment, and 3D Printing Materials were just a few of the many inspiring projects to receive funding.
The following is a list of schools who will be receiving grant funds:
Cottonwood Middle School
Heritage Middle School
Tri-City College Preparatory High School
Bagdad High School
Taylor Hicks Elementary
Prescott Valley Charter School
Liberty Traditional School
Congress Elementary School
American Heritage Academy
West Sedona Elementary
Mountain View Preparatory
Oak Creek School
Beaver Creek Elementary
Coyote Springs Elementary School
Dr. Daniel Bright Elementary School
Mountain View Elementary
Lonesome Valley Quilt Guild
On Monday, Jan. 8, the Lonesome Valley Quilt Guild will host Swan Sheridan, from Vail, Arizona. She is a Tucson teacher of appliqué, hand quilting, etc. and is a designer of patterns. Swan will give a lecture on Lone Stars: A Galaxy of Quilts.
The meeting begins at 7 p.m. and will be held at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 7763 E. Long Look Drive (corner of Long Look/Loos off Glassford), Prescott Valley. It is free and there will be free refreshments. For information, contact Karen at 928-830-2565.
At 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 9, Swan will teach a class on “Threadscapes” Sonoran Glow. The class will be held at Mingus View Presbyterian Church, 8340 E. Leigh Dr., Prescott Valley. For more information on the class, call Sue at 415-271-5740.