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KornuKopia Calendar: Sept. 8 - Sept. 16

Ongoing

Yavapai County Fair, Thursday, Sept. 6-Sunday, Sept. 9, 9 a.m. Prescott Rodeo Grounds, 840 Rodeo Drive.

“Guys and Dolls,” Thursday, Sept. 13-Sunday, Sept. 30, Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. tickets are $27 for adults and $20 for youths. www.pca-az.net.

Highland Games, Friday and Saturday, Sept. 15-16, Watson Lake Park. www.prescotthighlandgames.com.

Thursday-Saturday, thoughout Sept.

LPCA puts on “Guys and Dolls”

Prescott Center for the Arts is putting on “Guys and Dolls” as its first production of the 2018-19 season, directed by Sandy Vernon, on the main stage.

Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Sept. 13-15, Sept. 20-22 and Sept. 27-29 and at 2 p.m. Sundays Sept. 16, 23 and 30. Tickets are $27 for adults and $20 for youth and can be purchased at www.pca-az.net or at the door.

Prescott Center for the Arts is located at 208 N. Marina St.

Friday, Sept. 7

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

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

Star talk, 7:30 p.m., Acker park, located near downtown at the south end of Virginia Ave. This free, one-hour program begins at 7:30 p.m. Learn to identify the summer constellations, ancient legends about the stars, and modern scientific discoveries. 928-717-6014.

Saturday, Sept. 8

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

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

Yavapai Flute Circle’s Native American Flute Demonstration & Performance, 10 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle.

Prescott Area Woodturners, 1 p.m., YEI Building, 6708 Corsair, Prescott Airpark. Members Walt Spencer and Barry Walter will demonstrate how to stabilize “punky” wood, making it strong enough to turn. Guests are welcome. Bring a chair.

A Glimpse behind the Art of Nicholas Roerich and Open House, 2 to 4 p.m., Izvara Center, 1720 West McIntosh Drive, Prescott. For the Open House, an RSVP is appreciated as there is limited seating. Please leave a message at 928-778-0638 and provide us with your first and last name, or respond via email to staff@wmea-world.org.

Great Gig in the Sky – performing the music of Pink Floyd, 7 p.m., Prescott Valley Event Center, 3201 N. Main St. Tickets are $27 for general admission, $32 for reserved floor seats, $37 for pit standing room and $100 for VIP package. www.prescottvalleyeventcenter.com.

Breakfast with the Animals: Black Bear, 9-10:30 a.m., Heritage Park Zoo, 1403 Heritage Park Road. pre-registration is required, admission for members is $20 for adults, $10 for children 12 and under and admission for nonmembers are $25 for adults and $15 for children 12 and under. 928-778-4242.

“Little Shop of Horrors” by One Stage Family Theatre, 2 p.m. & 7 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for seniors. 928-777-1370 or www.prescottelkstheater.com.

Sunday, Sept. 9

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

The Tannahill Weavers concert, 7 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Ave. Professional singer, Deirdre Rogers will open at 6:30 p.m.

Monday, Sept. 10

Knee High Naturalists - Fall 2018, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road, Prescott.

Top of the Elks, 6:30 p.m., The Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St., Prescott. Featuring Mood Swing. Tickets are $25 per person. www.elgatoazulprescot.com or at El Gato Azul, 316 W. Goodwin St.

Tuesday, Sept. 11

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

5/6 Book Club, 4 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Grades 5-6. “Wonder.” Register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

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

Wednesday, Sept. 12

Writing Workshop Series: Getting Started, 2 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian Desk or call 928-777-1526.

Modern Board Gaming, 4 to 8 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. 928-592-5699

Movies at the Elks – “Footloose,” 7 p.m., The Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Admission is any cash donation.

Thursday, Sept. 13

Chino Valley Farmers Market, 3 to 6 p.m., Olsen’s Grain, 344 S Highway 89, Chino Valley.

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

WORDS Book Club, 6:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. “Born on a Blue Day.”

Live Lively-Square Dance, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Lincoln Elementary School, 201 Park Ave. 1st class free, $5 thereafter. 805-444-0440 or 928-759-9193.

Friday, Sept. 14

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

Art Day for Kids, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. For ages 6-14. Register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

Coloring Class for Adults, 1 to 3 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Glassford Hill Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle Dr.

Turn the Page; The Bob Seger Experience!, 7 p.m. The Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Tickets are $25 for adults and $22 for seniors. www.prescottelkstheater.com, 928-777-1370 or at the door one hour prior to the performance.

Saturday, Sept. 15

Prescott Farmers Market seed exchange, 7:30 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon St. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.

Western Extravaganza, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Santori Ranch, 955 W. Road 2 North, Chino Valley. Proceeds benefit Horses with Heart.

Equifest, 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., Prescott Rodeo Grounds, 840 Rodeo Drive, Prescott.

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

Caldecott Books and Art for Kids, 11 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Grades K-2. “What Do You do with a Tail Like This?” Register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

Cordes Lakes Day, 11:20 a.m. parade starts, Cordes Lakes Community Center and ends at the carnival with music, games, prizes, food and drinks being held at the 50’s Diner Backseat Bar.

Yavapai Flute Circle, 12 to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Children’s Program Room, 7401 E Civic Circle. 717-1000.

Quest Storytelling Theater: ‘The Kindness of Strangers,’ 6 to 8 p.m., Thumb Butte Distillery, 400 N. Washington St. Prescott.

2nd Annual Farm to Table: A Local Dining Experience community event, 5:30 p.m. Business Expo, 5:30-6:30 p.m. wine tasting, 6:30-7:30 p.m. dinner, 7:30 to 9 p.m. dancing, Mortimer Farms, 12907 AZ-169, Dewey, AZ 86327. The purpose of this event is to bring families and the community together through a taste-full country experience and to support local businesses. Prescott.org or call 928-445-2000.

Red Molly, an Americana vocal trio, 7 p.m. The Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Tickets are $40 for VIP, $30 for adults and $25 for seniors. www.prescottelkstheater.com, 928-777-1370 or at the door one hour prior to the performance.

Shrine Circus, 3 and 7 p.m. Prescott Valley Event Center, 3201 N. Main St. Reserved tickets are $31.60 for adults and $25.60 for children and military members. General Admission is $22.60 for adults, $20.60 for military members and $18.60 for children. Available at the Prescott Valley Event Center box office, online at ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000.

Sunday, Sept. 16

Peace Festival in the Park: Building a Culture of Kindness in Everybody’s Hometown, 3 to 6 p.m., Granite Creek Park, 554 6th St. prescottpeacebuilders@gmail.com.

Prescott Pops Symphony presents “Prescott Pops Picks,” featuring music that moves the musicians. 3 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Tickets are $25 for adults and $5 for youth. www.ycpac.com.

Prescott POPS Symphony Orchestra returns

The Prescott POPS Symphony Orchestra is returning to the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Sunday, Sept. 16 with a concert titled “Prescott POPS Picks,” featuring selections that move the musicians. Pieces vary across the musical spectrum from classical and Broadway classics to movie themes and traditional folk melodies with some Western nostalgia.

Downbeat is at 3 p.m. Tickets are $25 for adults and $5 for youth and available at www.ycpac.com.