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Calendar of Events: May 21-27

Today

“Where It All Began” Historic Downtown Walking Tours, 10 a.m., Chamber’s Visitor Information Center 117 W. Goodwin St. 928-445-2000 or www.prescott.org.

“Big River,” 2 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. www.pca-az.net.

PHS Baccalaureate 2018, 3 p.m., Ruth Street Theater, Prescott High School, 1050 Ruth St.. A program presented solely by members of Prescott High School’s 2018 senior class, as a farewell to their high school, teachers, friends, and family, in a non-denominational, faith based, inspiring ceremony. Baccalaureate is sponsored by the PHS PTSA.

5th annual Play It Forward music festival, 4 to 8 p.m., Holiday Courtyard, downtown Prescott. Proceeds benefit the Boys to Men Mentoring Network of Central Arizona. There will be appetizers, music and an opportunity to meet and greet the performers. For tickets, go to https://goo.gl/YLsqCD or call 928-499-0522. https://www.facebook.com/PlayitForwardFest.

Monday, May 21

Free computer use, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., The Salvation Army, Computer Classroom, 237 S. Montezuma St. One-on-one instruction. 928-778-0150, ext. 1115.

You Too! Accessibility Expo, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Learn about the latest assistive technology from the experts. www.prescottlibrary.info/youtooexpo or call 928-777-1526.

Crochet One, Knit Too, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E Civic Circle Drive.

Monday night movie, 5:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive, Crystal Room. Disney Studios brings us Coco (PG) - A boy journeys into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and lift a curse.

Queen of Hearts, 6:30 p.m., 202 N. Arizona Ave. 928-776-1125; vfw541prescott.org.

Tuesday, May 22

Touchmark Tre kkers beginning hiking club, 8 to 11 a.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. Please RSVP to this free event by calling 928-632-7800.

Free computer use, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., The Salvation Army, Computer Classroom, 237 S. Montezuma St. One-on-one instruction. 928-778-0150, ext. 1115.

Technology and eBook Help Hour, 10 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Toddler Storytime, 10 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Prescott Valley Farmer’s Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Harkins Theatre parking lot at Glassford Hill Road and Park Avenue.

Genealogy assistance, 3 to 4 p.m., Dewey-Humboldt Library, 2735 Corral Street, Humboldt. 632-5049.

Newberry Book Club, 4 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. For grades 5-6. “The Jazz Man.” Register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Knife Skill Class – Taste of Spain, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., 840 Rodeo Drive, Building C (Prescott office). Register early by calling 928-445-6590 x221.

Educator to speak at Prescott Writers, 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street in the Founders Suite (1st floor.)

Grown Up Movie Night, 6 p.m., Dewey-Humboldt Library J.W. Mitchell Room, 12980 Prescott Street entrance, Humboldt. “Hostiles 1892,” Adventures and perils of an Army Captain charged with escorting an Indian Chief to the reservation. Free movie, popcorn and pop.

ESL, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Children’s Program Room, 7401 E Civic Circle Drive.

PVPL’s Afterthoughts Book Club, “The Language of Flowers,” 6 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Genealogy Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle.

Wednesday, May 23

Free computer use, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., The Salvation Army, Computer Classroom, 237 S. Montezuma St. One-on-one instruction. 928-778-0150, ext. 1115.

“Singing in the key of life,” 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Prescott United Methodist Church, Deborah Room, 505 W. Gurley St., Prescott. Looking for a new way to connect with other seniors? This group is focused on people 60 and older. No special talent required. 928-445-5211, ext. 2605 or 2601, or seniorpeerprogram.org.

A Matter of Balance fall prevention workshop, 1 p.m., Pioneer Home, 300 S. McCormick St., Prescott. 928-775-9993 ext. 4272 or bbrehio@nacog.org.

Job Search Techniques, 2 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Wii Games Plus Crafts for all ages, 2 p.m., Dewey-Humboldt Library, 2735 N. Corral Street Entrance, Humboldt. 928-632-5049.

Beginners Conversational French, 4 to 5 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Glassford Hill Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive.

Modern Board Gaming, 4 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. 714-489-1396.

Drop in Tech Help, 6 to 7:30 p.m., PC Lab, Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E Civic Circle Drive.

Naturalist Chautauqua Series, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road. Discovery Gardens hosts a performance by Fiona Reed as Rachel Carson. Register at https://highlandscenter.org/chautauqua-series-registration/.

Thursday, May 24

Free computer use, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., The Salvation Army, Computer Classroom, 237 S. Montezuma St. One-on-one instruction. 928-778-0150, ext. 1115.

Arizona Attorney General’s Prescott Satellite Office, 10:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. 602-542-2123 or CommunityServices@AZAG.gov.

“The Healing Powers of Dance” with Mary Heller Dance Arts, noon to 1 p.m., American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive, Prescott. RSVPs appreciated to Debbie@SeniorConnection.us or 928-778-3747.

Genealogy Mentor Session, 1 and 2 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Paper, Print, Bind Creative Aging Class, 2 to 4 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Library’s Children’s Program Room. 7401 E Civic Circle Drive. For more information call 928-759-6189.

Cruise in With the Prescott Antique Auto Club (PAAC), 4 to 8 p.m., parking lot behind the BMO Harris Bank, corner of Sheldon/Montezuma in Prescott. Nonmember cars are welcome. 928-771-2521.

PVPL Afterthoughts Book Club, 6 p.m., 7401 E Civic Circle Drive, Genealogy Room. Vanessa Diffenbaugh’s novel, “The Language of Flowers.”

Arizona Eco Development open house for future project, 6 p.m., Mile High Middle School, located at 300 S. Granite Street. Representatives from Arizona Eco Development will hold an open house regarding their proposed annexation and development in the City of Prescott. This meeting is intended to present information and receive input from the public.

Civics class for those applying for U.S. citizenship, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive. 928-759-6190.

Horseshoes Tournament, 6:15 p.m., Watson Lake Park, 3101 Watson Lake Park Road, Prescott, Sponsored by Mile Hi Horseshoe Club.

Meditation & Buddhism for Inner Peace, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Unity Church of Prescott, 145 S. Arizona Ave. MeditationInNorthernArizona.org or 928-637-6232.

Window on Nature program: “Caring for a Million Acres,” 7 to 8 p.m., Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Avenue, Prescott. Presented by Noel Fletcher, wildlife biologist for Prescott National Forest. 928-778-6502 or 928-848-1513.

“Big River: The adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

Friday, May 25

Skull Valley Farmers Market, 8 a.m., Skull Valley Elementary School, 3150 Old Skull Valley Road, Skull Valley.

Free computer use, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., The Salvation Army, Computer Classroom, 237 S. Montezuma St. One-on-one instruction. 928-778-0150, ext. 1115.

Coffee & Conversation with the Librarians, 9 to 10 a.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Glassford Hill Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive.

Lapsit Storytime, 9:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

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

“Where It All Began” Historic Downtown Walking Tours, 10 a.m., Chamber’s Visitor Information Center

117 W. Goodwin St. 928-445-2000 or www.prescott.org.

Preschool Storytime, 10:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Chair Yoga, 11 to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive.

Drop in Tech Help, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., PC Lab, Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive.

Toddler Time, 2 p.m., Dewey-Humboldt Library J.W Mitchell Room, 2735 N. Corral Street Entrance, Humboldt

928-632-5049. Stories, fun crafts and movies with Ms. Nancy.

Women of Wellness (WOW), 4 p.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. WOW is for women 50+ that focuses on health, education, comradery and support.

Friday Fish Fry $10, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 78, 3301 Highway 69, Humboldt.

4th Friday Art Walk, 5 to 8 p.m., Arts Prescott Gallery, Whiskey Row. Come celebreate the 25th anniversary of Arts Prescott Cooperative Gallery. Guest artist, flute music and refreshments.

“Big River: The adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

Saturday, May 26

Prescott Farmer’s Market (PFM), 7:30 a.m. until noon, Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.

Naturalist Walks, 8:30 a.m., Highlands Center for Natural History, James Learning Center entrance, 1375 S. Walker Road, Prescott.

Gardening Talks: Garden Insects, 10 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Presented by Yavapai Master Gardener Ann Temte from the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension.

Bilingual Storytime/Cuentos Bilingues, 11 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Summer free for youth contra dances, 7 p.m., First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St. Free for high school and college age youth. All dances taught/prompted. 928-925-5210 or www.folkhappens.org.

“Big River: The adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

Sunday, May 27

“Big River: The adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 2 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

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