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KornuKopia Calendar: Sept. 28-Oct. 7

Ongoing

“Guys and Dolls,” continues through 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.

“Wild Honey” performed by LAARK productions, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28-Saturday, Sept. 29 28-29, Arcosanti, 13555 S. Cross L Road, 928-632-7135.

Pumpkin Fest & Corn Maze, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday, Sept. 28-Sunday, Sept. 30, Mortimer Farms, 12907 Highway 169, 928-301-1116.

Sedona International Film Festival presents the Manhattan Short Film Festival Friday, Sept. 28-Thursday, Oct. 4, Mary D. Fisher Theater, 2030 W. Highway 89A, showtimes are 7 p.m. Friday, Sunday, Sept. 30 and Tuesday, Oct. 2 and 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3 and Thursday. Tickets are $12, or $9 for Film Festival Members and can be purchased by calling 928-282-1177 or at www.sedonafilmfestival.org. 928-282-1177.

Sedona International Film Festival presents “Pick of the Litter,” Friday, Sept. 28-Thursday, Oct. 4, Mary D. Fisher Theater, 2030 W. Highway 89A, showtimes are 4 p.m. Friday, Sunday, Sept. 30 and Tuesday, Oct. 2 and 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3 and Thursday. Tickets are $12, or $9 for Film Festival Members and can be purchased by calling 928-282-1177 or at www.sedonafilmfestival.org. 928-282-1177.

Friday, Sept. 28

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.

Popovich Comedy Pet Theatre, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Prescott. Comedian, juggler and animal trainer Gregory Popovich brings his 30-animal menagerie of rescued dogs, cats, goats and horses together for a hysterical evening of animal hijinks.

Strange Days: The Ultimate Doors Concert Experience, 7 p.m. The Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E., Gurley St. Tickets are $25 for adults and $22 for seniors and can be purchased online at www.prescottelkstheater.com, by calling 928-777-1370 or at the door one hour prior to the performance.

Tad Management presents ‘The Doors,’ Glen Campbell tributes - Two tributes are coming to the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center this weekend: “Strange Days: A Tribute to the Doors” and “The Glen Campbell Story.” Taking the stage at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, the “Strange Days” show features a nationally touring Doors concert experience that combines vintage instruments with the latest technology for an authentic on-stage look and unmistakable studio album sound. “The Glen Campbell Story” is at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, and celebrates the life and music of a legend who influenced pop culture and music scenes. Tickets for both are $25 for adults and $22 for seniors and available online at www.prescottelkstheater.com, by calling 928-777-1370 or at the door one hour prior to the performance. The Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center is located at 117 E. Gurley St.

Laark Productions is putting on Anton Chekhov’s untitled play “Wild Honey,” by British writer Michael Frayn at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 28-29. Dinner is at 6 p.m. each night and reservations are required. Tickets are $40 for dinner and a show, $20 for show only or $10 for the show only for students. Tickets can be purchased online at www.eventbrite.com. Showings are at Arcosanti, 13555 S Cross L Road in Mayer. For more information, visit www.larkproductions.org.

Saturday, Sept. 29

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

Yavapai Cattle Growers Association annual BBQ and calf sale, 8 a.m. gates open, 9 a.m. booths open, Maughan Ranch in Peeples Valley. There are activities, booths, mutton busting for the younger kids, etc.

3rd Annual Sons of The American Legion Golf Tournament to benefit Veterans charities, 8 a.m. sign in, 9 a.m. shot gun start, Quailwood Greens, 12200 AZ-69, Dewey, AZ. Americanlegionazprescott.org or 928-350-0938.

Hope Fest, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Prescott courthouse plaza.

Yavapai College 50th Anniversary Celebration, 11 a.m. Yavapai College – CTEC, 220 Ruger Road, 928-776-2000.

Harvest Festival, 1 to 3:30 p.m., 310 N. Granite St., Prescott. Sponsored by the Prescott Community Garden. There will be music, food, educational talks by local master gardeners and children’s activities—face painting, pumpkin rolling and scavenger hunts. Park at the Sam Hill Warehouse at the end of N. Granite St. just under the train trestle. 928-515-1657.

The Glen Campbell Story, 7 p.m. The Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Tickets are $25 for adults and $22 for seniors and can be purchased online at www.prescottelkstheater.com, by calling 928-777-1370 or at the door one hour prior to the performance. 928-777-1370.

Saturday Night Talk Series. Rock and Roll as a Vehicle for Transformation: Voyaging through the Underworld and Upperworld. 7 p.m., Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Building, 115 E. Goodwin St., $5 donation. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path.

Western Heritage Center holds annual banquet - This weekend is the Western Heritage Center’s sixth annual Western Heritage Banquet, the foundation’s major fundraiser of the year. Two scholarships will be awarded and an individual and organization will be recognized as “Heritage Keepers.” There will also be a silent auction, live auction and entertainment by Gail Steiger and Amy Auker. Tickets for the Saturday, Sept. 29, event are $75 per person and attire is Ranch Dress Up, Sunday Go to Meetin’ or Period. It starts at 5 p.m. at the Prescott Resort, 1500 Highway 69. For more information, visit www.visitWHC.org.

Sunday, Sept. 30

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.

3rd Annual Have a Heart Barrel Race/Poles for Horses with Heart, 11 a.m., Olsen’s Arena off Road 1 South, Chino Valley. This event benefits Horses with Heart, northern Arizona’s premier therapeutic horsemanship center, serving the Quad Cities for over 25 years. Horses with Heart serves the special needs and veteran communities with riding programs that build confidence, muscle tone and socialization. Bring chairs; food and beverage concessions, plus portable toilets, will be available. http://HwHonline.org

Prescott Indivisible 2nd Annual Picnic, noon to 4 p.m., Thumb Butte Ramada, Prescott National Forest. Food, music and silent auction. Mingle with your candidates. piaznewsletter@gmail.com.

Phoenix Symphony Orchestra presented by the Yavapai Symphony Association, 3 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Tickets $29 to $42 available at Yavapai Symphony Association Office, 228 N. Alarcon St., by calling 928-776-4255 or at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 928-776-4255.

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, St. Francis of Assisi Day, Blessing of the Animals, 2 p.m. St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 2000 Shepherds Lane, 928-977-9300.

Tuesday, Oct. 2

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

Master Gardener Series: Xeriscaping Gardening, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E Civic Circle, Crystal Room. Pvlib.net.

Prescott Trout Unlimited and Fly Casters Meeting, 6 to 8 p.m., Prescott Public Library, Founders Room A.

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

The Prescott Coin Club, 7 p.m., POA Building, 1133 Old Chisholm Trail, Prescott Country Club, Dewey. 928-772-7144.

Wednesday, Oct. 3

YavaButtons Club meeting, 9 a.m., Community Room at Prescott Gateway Mall. Members present monthly educational programs on various aspects of button collecting. 928-443-9831.

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

11th Annual Prescott Area Artist Studio Tour Gala Pre-Tour Reception, 5 to 7 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center Third Floor Ballroom, 117 E Gurley St. #115, Prescott. www.PrescottStudioTour.com.

Alan Roesler, author of “An Arizona Aviator in France,” a complete biography of Prescott’s own WWI Aviator Lt. Ernest A. Love, will speak at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University as part of their Aviation History Speaker Series, 7 p.m., Davis Learning Center (DLC) auditorium on the Prescott campus. The presentation is free and open to everyone. 928-777-6985 or KIDRICKJ@erau.edu.

Thursday, Oct. 4

Yavapai College’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute’s Munch and Learn session: Oh! My Aching Knees!,12:30 to 2 p.m., Yavapai College Prescott Campus Building 3 Room 4-102). Dr. Bradley Benson from the YRMC Spine Care Center has a safe, non-invasive treatment for arthritic knee pain. Call the office to sign up (free) 928-717-7634.

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

Arizona Humanities Lecture: African American Pioneers of Arizona, 5 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

A Thinking Person’s Guide to America’s National Parks, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Natural History Institute, 126 N. Marina St., Prescott.

Friday, Oct. 5

Touchmark Trekkers Walking Group, 7 a.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. This walking group is open to the public.

PV Library Quilters, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E Civic Circle, Crystal Room.

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.

Prescott Area Artist Studio Tour, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 697 6th St. #105, Prescott. www.PrescottStudioTour.com.

Nashville Comes to Prescott: Sally Barris and Re-Imagining Neil Young, performed by Eric Ramsey and Robby Roberson at Prescott Center for the Arts at 7 p.m. Tickets: $25 - $30. 928-445-3286, www.folksessions.com, www.pca-az.net.

Saturday, Oct. 6

Prescott Farmer’s Market, 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.

Prescott Photography Group, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E Civic Circle, Crystal Room.

Family Fest—a Christian community event free for families, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church—God’s World Building, 3950 N. Valorie Drive, Prescott Valley, 928-772-8845. Booths highlighting groups inside our church, information from Christian organizations, Octoberfest food, fun for kids, musical entertainment and other activities to be announced.

Prescott Area Artist Studio Tour, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 697 6th St. #105, Prescott. www.PrescottStudioTour.com.

Gold Fever Day!, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Fain Park, 2200 N. 5th St. Brought to you by the Town of Prescott Valley Parks & Recreation Department. 928-759-3090.

Contra Dance, 7 teaching, 7:30 to 10 p.m., First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley, Prescott. Music by multiple callers and bands. Benefit for church.

Sunday, Oct. 7

Prescott Antique Show and Vintage Market, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Prescott Rodeo Grounds, 840 Rodeo Drive. Inside and outside exhibits. General fine antiques, mid-century, architectural, barn and rustic, railroad, advertising, glass and pottery. http://www.prescottantiqueshow.com.

Prescott Area Artist Studio Tour, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 697 6th St. #105, Prescott. www.PrescottStudioTour.com.

Bethany’s Gait, nonprofit organization dedicated to rescuing horses and restoring lives of veterans/first responders/families, fundraiser – 2 to 5 p.m. at Sidekicks Saloon, Prescott Valley. Live music by Bug Bowen and Friends, silent auction, dancing, chips/salsa/taco bar. Admission is free and families are welcome.

“Taste of the Wild!” from 2 to 6 p.m. at Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary. Local restaurants, wineries and breweries offer tastings from their menus. Music provided by Sugar & the Mint and other entertainment, silent auction, special animal encounters and much more. Tickets are $75 per person and must be purchased in advance. This is an adult event. Proceeds support the animals and programs at Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary. www.heritageparkzoo.org or 928-778-4242, ext 10.