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Calendar of Events: Feb. 8-19

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“The Four Elements” Exhibit, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts Gallery, 208 N. Marina St. On display through Feb. 11. The classical four elements are earth, water, air and fire. The main elements of art include form, shape, line, color, space and texture. Artists represent one or all of the classical four elements in all mediums, using the main elements of art to create their pieces. Gallery hours from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. 928-445-3286.

"Meeting the 4 O'Clock Train" exhibit, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sharlot Hall Museum, 415 W. Gurley St. The lure and lore of train travel to Prescott was a long-sought dream realized in 1882. This new exhibit chronicles the boom-to-bust railway legacy that almost cost Arizona its statehood. Featured highlight is a 20-ft-by-12-ft HO-scale model train depiction of early Prescott. Hours: Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday noon-4 p.m., 938-445-3122.

Wednesday, Feb. 8

Free Seminar: “How to Postpone Taking a Portion of Your Portfolio Until Age 85 – IRS Approved!,” 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. With Gene Zilliox, Mass Mutual. 928-778-3000; adultcenter.org.

Free Seminar: “Disciplined Investing,” 1 to 2 p.m. at Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. With John Farmer, Taylor and Padgett Financial Group. 928-778-3000; adultcenter.org.

Women in Business Luncheon, noon to 1:15 p.m., Hassayampa Inn.

Writing Workshop Series: “Your Genre Strength,” 2 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Writing categories have expanded from genre to “sub” and “cross” genres. Whether you’re inclined toward fiction or nonfiction, discover the best fit for your writing with Carol Levin. Register individually or for all the sessions. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian desk or by phone, 928-777-1526.

Thursday, Feb. 9

Coffee Chat with Yavapai County Supervisor Jack R. Smith, 8 to 9 a.m. at Step One Coffee House, 6719 E. Second St., Prescott Valley. Discuss the important issues facing our community. All are welcome. Cynthia, 928-771-3209.

Community Nature Series, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road in Prescott. Topic: Winter Birds of the Prescott Area,” with Felipe Guerrero, bird enthusiast and education coordinator for Highlands Center. Registration required. $22 (or $145 for the entire series). 10 percent discount for Center members. 928-776-9550 or highlandscenter.org/programs.

Granite Gate 5 Star Senior Living presents Your Life Matters’ speaker series at 1:30 p.m., 3850 N. US Hwy 89, Prescott. Speaker will be Lucy Mason, who has served many years in Arizona Legislature, and is the secretary for Rhonda’s Stop Bullying Foundation. Please join us to hear her fascinating life’s story. She’s also touching on current AZ issues.

Lunch with a Librarian at the Community Center, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Rowle P. Simmons Community Center, 1280 E. Rosser St. Check out books or movies, learn to place holds, get a new library card or get answers to your burning reference questions.

OLLI Munch & Learn: “Photography During the Civil War,” 12:30 to 2 p.m. on Yavapai College’s Prescott Campus, Building 3, Room 119. Yavapai College professor Brandelyn Andres will discuss photography and its effect on cultural attitudes during the Civil War. Free, but seating is limited. Call 928-717-7634 to reserve a spot.

Genealogy Mentor Sessions, 1 and 2 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Get assistance with your genealogy research from a member of the Northern Arizona Genealogy Society. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian Desk or by phone, 928-777-1526.

Long Term Care Solutions” a free Senior Connections presentation, noon to 1 p.m., Prescott Valley Christian Church, 7655 East Long Look Drive. Presenter will be John Tillotson, Freedom Financial Services. RSVP: Debbie@SeniorConnection.us or call 928-778-3747.

Mile-Hi Square Dance Club offers beginning square dance lessons at Lincoln School Cafeteria, 201 Park Ave., Prescott, on Thursdays, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The new session begins Feb. 9. Instructor will be Dan Nordbye. Contact: Farrish, farrishsharon@gmail.com, 928-899-3631, or Jack, jackminter@yahoo.com, 602-751-3147.

“Empire of Borders: The American Homeland is the Planet,” with author Todd Miller, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 882 Sunset Ave., Prescott. Miller is the author of “Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Homeland Security,” “Storming the Wall: Climate Change, Migration and Homeland Security” and “Empire of Borders: The American Homeland is the Planet.” His essays have appeared in the New York Times, The Nation, Al Jazeera English and other publications. Free, but donations are welcome to help fund continuing research. Hanne, 928-710-4899.

Yavapai County Democratic Party County Committee Meeting and Winter Fundraiser, 5:30 to 8 p.m. in the Meals on Wheels room at the Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. $20; $10 if you bring a dish. Call 928-541-0413 if you plan to bring a dish.

Sister Cities: Caborca, Mexico, 6 p.m.in the Founder’s Suite, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Learn about Prescott’s Sister City, Caborca, Mexico, through a slide presentation and discussion on a program that fosters international ambassadorship. Information: www.PrescottSisterCity.com.

WORDS Book Club, 6:30 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. The Garden of Burning Sand (2014) by Corban Addison. We are the WORDS Book Club (We Often Read Delightful Stories)! Join us in lively discussions of a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction.

Friday, Feb. 10

Art Days for Kids, 1 p.m. at Prescott Public Library. Learn about the seven wonders of the world and then create versions of them as pop-up art. Presented by Prescott Art Docent Joslyn Anderson. For children ages 6-14. Register online, at the Youth Desk, or call 928-777-1537.

Lapsit Storytime, 9:30 a.m. at Prescott Public Library. Bring your baby for some cozy active time on your lap. Storytime lasts about 20 minutes, but you’re invited to linger and play.

Introduction to Email Class, 10 a.m. to noon in the PC Lab at Prescott Valley Public Library. Second week of three-week class that continues Feb. 10 and 17. Learn how to create an account, send and receive messages, attach pictures, avoid spam, create and organize folders, and lots more. Free, but registration is required. Michele, 928-759-6196.

Conversational Spanish, 10 a.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. 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.

Preschool Storytime, 10:30 a.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Thirty minutes of stories, songs and fingerplays especially for children ages 3-5 and their grownups. Siblings are always welcome.

Art Days for Kids, 1 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Learn about the Seven Wonders of the World, then create versions of them as pop-up art. The Prescott Art Docents is a volunteer organization dedicated to sharing a love of art. For children, ages 6-14. Register online, at the Youth Desk or by phone, 928-777-1537.

Resume and Cover Letter Basics, 1 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Discover how to create a professional resume and cover letter using the Career Transitions database in this 90-minute presentation. Learn about local employment resources with time for individual questions at the end. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian desk or by phone, 928-777-1526.

Meditation Workshop, 1 to 2 p.m. in the Crystal Room at Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle. 928-759-3040.

Zhineng Qigong Presentation, 6 p.m. at Peregrine Book Company, 219 N. Cortez St., Prescott. Former Prescott resident Deborah Lucas will present. Lucas has studied qigong for more than 20 years and is the author of “Aloha Qigong, Practice of the Heart.” Free. 928-445-9000.

Salsa Dance lesson with Chandra Tenley, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., followed by Dance Party, 7:30 to 10 p.m. at the Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. 928-778-3000; adultcenter.org.

Saturday, Feb. 11

Blood Drive, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bloodmobile, Fry’s Shopping Center, 3198 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. Due to limited space, participants need to call Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters’ office, 928-778-5135 to reserve a time. All blood donors will receive a T-shirt that will display “Gave Blood out of Love.” Specify T-shirt size when making reservation.

First Time Home Buyer’s Seminar, 10 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Library. Presentations and information will be given by a lender, a title company, and home protection and home warranty providers. More information: Debbie Gatto, Realty One, 928-237-1100 or 928-200-1570,

Ham Radio Licensing Class, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Jeep Posse Building, 1200 Commerce Drive in Pioneer Park, Prescott. Second day of two-day class; first day is Feb. 7. Prepares students for the next license exam on March 11. Optional study guide available for $15. Free, but registration required. Brian, bvlastelich@aol.com or 928-583-7572.

Prescott Water Resource Manager Leslie Graser will speak to the Citizens Water Advocacy Group, 10 a.m. to noon at the Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Congregation building, 882 Sunset, Prescott. Information: call 928-445-4218, email info@cwagaz.org, or visit www.cwagaz.org.

Willow Lake Pit House Archaeological Site Tours, 10 a.m. to noon at Willow Lake Park. The park entrance is past the Heritage Park Zoo parking lot. Yavapai Chapter Arizona Archaeological Society docents are available to discuss the area’s prehistoric people and the preserved, ancient pit houses. A map and information are available from: charlesstroh@yahoo.com

Prescott MAC Users Group (PMUG), 10 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Building 4, Room 102. Jeff Ian, owner of Think4Ink in Prescott, will discuss his views on how to achieve reliable and cost-effective printing for Apple devices. First meeting is free. More information, visit www.pmug.us.

Prescott Winter Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Yavapai Regional Medical Center parking lot, 930 Division St. Find fresh local produce, eggs, chicken, beef, pickled goods, baked goods, herbs, live plants, prepared foods and more ― all direct from area farmers. 408-616-9121.

Mile High Mystics Spiritual and Healing Arts Event, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hassayampa Inn, 122 E. Gurley St. Chair massage, body work, vendors, energy healing, aura photography, free lectures throughout the day. Free admission, cost for services. Portion of the proceeds donated to Project Men’s Aware Shelter. For entertainment purposes only. Nancy, 928-443-5325; www.milehighmystics.com.

Prehistoric Tea Party, 10:30 a.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Tea-Rex is here and he is ready to party! Join us for a prehistoric tea party with award-winning author Molly Idle. Peregrine Books will be on hand to sell copies of “Tea Rex” for autographs. Hosted by the Teen Advisory Group (TAG). For children of all ages. Seating is limited so be sure to reserve a seat for each member of your party! Register online, at the Youth Desk or by phone, 928-777-1537.

Tea Time with Author Molly Idle, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Spend time with beloved Caldecott award-winning children's author and illustrator Molly Idle over a cup of tea! Molly will share stories, talk about her career and answer questions. Peregrine Books will be on hand to sell copies of her books for autographs. For all ages. Check the library's online events calendar at www.prescottlibrary.info, or call 928.777.1500 for more information.

Line Dance Party, with various dance lessons, by Bob and Ann Wood, 6:30 to 10 p.m., Adult Center of Prescott, 1208 E. Rosser St. $10. 928-778-3000; adultcenter.org.

Sunday, Feb. 12

“The Truth About Cancer: A Global Quest,” 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, in the choir room. This free 10-week session of the docu-series, facilitated by Dr. Dayana Leclair, will cover how the ordinary person can prevent cancer effectively and/or greatly improve their general health. Sessions continue each Sunday for 10 weeks. 928-778-4499.

“Brothers at Odds: the Fight for the Superbomb,” 2 p.m. at Temple B’rith Shalom, 2077 Brohner Way, Prescott. Historian Bill Weiss will discuss one of the most controversial decisions of the 1950s ― whether the U.S. should develop hydrogen bombs. Refreshments will be served. 928-708-0018.

Four Chaplains Memorial Ceremony, 2 p.m., at Post 6, 202 S. Pleasant St., Prescott. Sponsored by Ernest A. Love American Legion Post 6 Honor Guard. The Four Chaplains, also known as the “Immortal Chaplains” or the “Dorchester Chaplains, were four U.S. Army chaplains who gave their lives to save other civilian and military personnel as the troop ship SS Dorchester sank on Feb. 3, 1943. Dan, 928-772-7382.

Passion for Life Music Adventure, 2 to 4 p.m. at American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive in Prescott. Walk through the building to hear a variety of musical genres. Among those scheduled to appear: Song of the Pines Women’s A Capella Ensemble, the cast of Park Avenue Theater’s “Elf Jr,” Kenny James and ALC’s vocal and handbell choir, as well as its instrumental ensembles. Appetizers will be served. Proceeds will go to ALC’s Passion for Life ministry and will be used to host future events at ALC. 928-445-4348; www.americanlutheran.net.

Monday, Feb. 13

Prescott Art Docents Art Talk: “The Armory Show (1913): Battleground for Modern Art in America,” 10:30 a.m., at the Prescott Center for the Arts Theater, 208 N. Marina St. Presented by Prescott Art Docent Jeri Shaffer. The public is invited. Reception in PCA Gallery at 10 a.m. Andrea, 928-636-7207; Joslyn at ejcandh@msn.com or visit Calendar at prescottartdocents.net.

“The World of Miniature” Exhibit, at Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. A grand event of tiny proportions, bringing together artists who create miniature art. On display through March 25. Gallery hours from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. 928-445-3286.

Prescott CLSC Reading Circle, 2 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. participants choose any one of the 200+ books from the CLSC list to read and then share their chosen book with the group. Marjory Sente, facilitator, is a member of the CLSC Class of 2010 and has read over 60 books from the list and completed the Parnassian level.

Tuesday, Feb. 14

Community Nature Series, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road in Prescott. Topic: “Common Mushrooms of the Arizona Central Highlands” with Bob Gessner, mycologist. Registration required. $22 (or $145 for the entire series). 10 percent discount for Center members. 928-776-9550 or highlandscenter.org/programs.

Tuesday Morning Book Club, 10 a.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Join the Tuesday Morning Book Group in discussing a diverse selection of fiction and nonfiction. Reap the benefits of others’ insights and experiences as they apply to the stories. This month: “LaRose” by Louise Erdrich (2016).

Toddler Storytime, 10 a.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Twenty-30 minutes of simple stories, songs and fingerplays with plenty of parent and child interaction. For toddles and their grownups.

Free Seminar: “Investing in the Trump Era, What Has Changed?,” 10 to 11 a.m., Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. With Darren Vilardo, DaVinci Wealth. 928-778-3000; adultcenter.org.

Prescott Chamber of Commerce Membership Appreciation Campaign and Open House, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Chamber office, 117 W. Goodwin Street. The Campaign is seeking to create awareness of local commerce and the activities of the business community. All are welcome. More information: 928-445-2000, or Prescott.org.

Financial Education Seminar: “Tax Efficiency in Retirement,” 3 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. In this day of low interest rates and volatile markets, it has become extremely important to become tax efficient in retirement. Review how current taxation works and explore the most common ways to save taxes in retirement. The Foundation for Personal Financial Education is a nationwide nonprofit organization dedicated to financial awareness. The Phoenix Chapter’s mission is to provide our communities with a consistent resource through unbiased classes that are free of sales.

Graphic Novel Superheroes Club, 4 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Discuss Jason Shiga’s Meanwhile and make your way through some “choose your own adventure” scenarios. The first 13 to register will receive a personal copy of each month’s book. For children, grades 4-6. Register online, at the Youth Desk or by phone, 928-777-1537.

Geology Talks: Judging Mineral Specimens: Why Do Some Rocks Cost So Much?,” 6 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Steve Maslansky, professional geologist and lifelong mineral collector, shares how to judge the value of mineral specimens. Geology Talks is hosted by the Central Arizona Geology Club and presented with funding from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library. This event includes an opportunity to “show and tell” and ask questions of Geology Club members.

Live Music Performance by Marc Berger, 7 to 8 p.m. in the Crystal Room at Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle. 928-759-3040.

Wednesday, Feb. 15

2017 National Veterans Creative Arts Festival, from noon through 1 p.m. Feb. 17 at Northern Arizona VA Health Care System main hospital Theater, bldg. 17. Artwork judged in more than 50 fine arts, applied arts and craft kit categories, including a special commemorative category: The Military Combat Experience.

Free Seminar, “Learn about an Investment Strategy for Any Market,” 10 to 11 a.m. at Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. With Andrew Allwein of Farmers Insurance, 928-778-3000; adultcenter.org.

People Who Care Volunteer Information/Orientation Meeting, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Prescott United Methodist Church, 505 W. Gurley St. People Who Care volunteers provide caring, non-medical assistance to help older adults stay in their own homes and communities. Programs in Prescott, Prescott Valley, Dewey and Chino Valley. Call 928-445-2480 to confirm attendance at the orientation.

Territorial Talent: The Prescott Players, 5 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. An evening of Western Swing music with overtones of honky-tonk is scheduled. Every third Wednesday at 5 p.m., the library will host local talent. Presented with funding from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library.

Public meeting with site visit team for Yavapai College Nursing Program continuing accreditation, 2 p.m. at Yavapai College - Prescott Campus, Rock House. YC’s Nursing Program seeks continuing accreditation of its Associate Degree in Nursing. Meet the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing to share comments about the program.

Thursday, Feb. 16

Chamber AM Mixer (PUSD Education Foundation/Carman Law Firm, 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Information: 928-445-2000, or Prescott.org.

Community Nature Series, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road in Prescott. Topic: “Medicine Plants of Arizona” with Diane Vaszily, a 30-year environmental educator with 23 years in herbalism. Registration required. $22 (or $145 for the entire series). 10 percent discount for Center members. 928-776-9550 or highlandscenter.org/programs.

OLLI Munch & Learn: “No Longer Homeless,” 12:30 to 2 p.m. on Yavapai College’s Prescott Campus, Building 3, Room 119. Meet someone who has been homeless, but through sheer willpower and outsized help, has risen from being homeless to having a job, living in a home and contributing to society. Free, but seating is limited. Call 928-717-7634 to reserve a spot.

Free Seminar, “Medicare 101,” 2 to 3 p.m. at the Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. With Glenn Berkley of Humana. 928-778-3000; adultcenter.org.

Senior Connection Speakers Bureau’s presentation will be “Communication Survival Skills with Electronic Devices,” from noon to 1 p.m. at Las Fuentes Resort Village, 1035 Scott Drive, Prescott. Presenter Jack Clevenger with CaptionCall, will explain telephones that caption, amplify and provide caller ID; smart phones and tablets that have texting and special applications; email communication; video conferencing via computer; using electronic devices to better enjoy going to concerts, plays and movies; and rights of those with hearing loss under the Americans with Disabilities Act. There is no charge to attend. RSVP’s appreciated to Debbie@SeniorConnection.us or 928-778-3747.

STEAM Power, 4 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Creepy, crawly insects...magnified under a microscope! We’re exploring bugs and crafting some of our own this month. Use Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) to do fun experiments and projects. For children, ages 8-12. Register online, at the Youth Desk or by phone, 928-777-1537. Presented with funding from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library.

Third Thursday Star Talks: “Tests of Special and General Relativity in the Solar System and Beyond,” 6 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Quentin Bailey, associate professor of physics at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, discusses how physicists and astronomers have increased the precision of their measurements and observations for tests of fundamental physics in the solar system and beyond. Research for hypothetical, tiny deviations from the laws of Special and General Relativity will be reviewed. Bailey will also discuss modern precision tests such as lunar laser ranging, solar system ephemeris, pulsar observations and what we can learn from the first gravitational wave observations. For more information on the Astronomy Club, call Pat Birck at 778-6324.

“Calendar Girls,” 7 p.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts’ Mainstage, 208 N. Marina St. The fastest selling play in British theater history mingles pathos and comedy in its depiction of life’s determination and hope, loss, the importance of acceptance and knowing just when to let go. Guaranteed to make you laugh, cry and come out singing “Jerusalem.” 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

Friday, Feb. 17

Free Seminar, “Treat Options for Chronic Kidney Disease and Dialysis,” 1 to 3 pm., Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. Presented by Johnna Jensen, RN, Fresenius Kidney Care. 928-778-3000; adultcenter.org.

Lapsit Storytime, 9:30 a.m. at Prescott Public Library. Bring your baby for some cozy active time on your lap. Storytime lasts about 20 minutes, but you’re invited to linger and play.

Introduction to Email Class, 10 a.m. to noon in the PC Lab at Prescott Valley Public Library. Last week of three-week class. Learn how to create an account, send and receive messages, attach pictures, avoid spam, create and organize folders, and lots more. Free, but registration is required. Michele, 928-759-6196.

Conversational Spanish, 10 a.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. 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.

Republican Women of Prescott Forum, 3 to 4 p.m. at Las Fuentes Resort Village, 1035 Scott Drive, downstairs in the social room. Prescott City Council Members Billie Orr and Steve Sischka will discuss the Strategic Plan Committee’s conclusions and recommendations regarding the Public Safety Personnel Retirement System. Public welcome; all are encouraged to attend.

East Coast Swing Dance lesson by Dawn Wilson, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. Ballroom Dance follows from 7:30 to 10 p.m. 928-778-3000; adultcenter.org.

Preschool Storytime, 10:30 a.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Thirty minutes of stories, songs and fingerplays especially for children ages 3-5 and their grownups. Siblings are always welcome.

Online Job Searching, 1 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Find the best websites for local job openings in this 90-minute presentation. Learn how to navigate and submit online applications with ease. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian desk or by phone 928-777-1526.

Third Friday Chamber Music Series, 3:30 p.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Listen to a clarinet quartet; Doppler Quartet for piano, flutes and cello; and clarinet choir. Hear music by local chamber players and special guests every month during the Third Friday Chamber Music Series. All programs are subject to change. For more information, call Bruce or Suzanne at 928-778-6965.

“Calendar Girls,” 7 p.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts’ Mainstage, 208 N. Marina St. The fastest selling play in British theater history mingles pathos and comedy in its depiction of life’s determination and hope, loss, the importance of acceptance and knowing just when to let go. Guaranteed to make you laugh, cry and come out singing “Jerusalem.” 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

Saturday, Feb. 18

Blood Drive, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at First Church of the Nazarene Fellowship Hall, 2110 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. Clay, 928-771-1601 or 928-848-1601; email cconboy1@cableone.net.

Willow Lake Pit House Archaeological Site Tours, 10 a.m. to noon at Willow Lake Park. The park entrance is past the Heritage Park Zoo parking lot. Yavapai Chapter Arizona Archaeological Society docents are available to discuss the area’s prehistoric people and the preserved, ancient pit houses. A map and information are available from: charlesstroh@yahoo.com

Prescott Winter Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Yavapai Regional Medical Center parking lot, 930 Division St. Find fresh local produce, eggs, chicken, beef, pickled goods, baked goods, herbs, live plants, prepared foods and more ― all direct from area farmers. 408-616-9121.

Celebrate Poetry Week, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Prescott Valley Public Library, Glassford Hill Room, 7401 E, Civic Circle. Read your own poetry or read a favorite from a book of poems. Free. 928-759-3040.

Family Storytime, 11 a.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Thirty minutes of stories, songs and activities for the whole family!

Caldecott Kaleidoscope of Books and Art for Kids, 11 a.m. at Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Blending art with award-winning children’s books, this new program introduces budding young artists to the wonderful world of illustrations. This month, learn about “Tar Beach” by Faith Ringgold. Presented by Prescott Art Docent Bonita Sandleben. For children, ages 6-12. Register online, at the Youth Desk or by phone, 928-777-1537. Presented with funding from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library. The Prescott Art Docents is a volunteer organization dedicated to sharing a love of art.

“Calendar Girls,” 7 p.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts’ Mainstage, 208 N. Marina St. The fastest selling play in British theater history mingles pathos and comedy in its depiction of life’s determination and hope, loss, the importance of acceptance and knowing just when to let go. Guaranteed to make you laugh, cry and come out singing “Jerusalem.” 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

Sunday, Feb. 19

“Calendar Girls,” 2 p.m. at Prescott Center for the Arts’ Mainstage, 208 N. Marina St. The fastest selling play in British theater history mingles pathos and comedy in its depiction of life’s determination and hope, loss, the importance of acceptance and knowing just when to let go. Guaranteed to make you laugh, cry and come out singing “Jerusalem.” 928-445-3286; pca-az.net.

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