Calendar of Events: Feb. 11 - 13
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 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 will be given by a lender, a title company, and home protection and home warranty providers. Call 928-237-1100 or 928-200-1570.
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 firstname.lastname@example.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 discuss the area’s prehistoric people and the preserved, ancient pit houses. A map and information are available from: email@example.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. www.pmug.us.
Prescott Winter Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Yavapai Regional Medical Center parking lot, 930 Division St. Fresh 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. 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 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. For children of all ages. Seating is limited. 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 this beloved Caldecott award-winning children’s author and illustrator over a cup of tea! 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.
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.
Saturday Night Talk Series, “Women of Wisdom: Great Women Practitioners and Feminine Energy in Transformational Work,” 7 p.m. at Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Bldg., 115 E. Goodwin St., $5 donation. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path.
Sons of the Pioneers, 7 p.m. at the Elks Theater, 117 E. Gurley St. For over 80 continuous years, the Sons of the Pioneers have been “the premiere Western singing group of all time,” as described by the Western Music Hall of Fame. Designated a National Treasure by the Smithsonian Institution, the Pioneers have become as legendary as the American West they represent. Their signature songs “Cool Water” and Tumbling Tumbleweeds” were placed in the Grammy Hall of Fame. 928-777-1359.
Rhythm of the Dance, 7:30 p.m. at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. Three tenors and 20 dancers combine to tell the epic tale of the Irish Celts in dance and song. Tickets: $35 - $56. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.