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Quad City Events: Aug. 7-13

Wednesday, August 7

Coffee Talk with Save the Dells, 8 to 10 a.m., Wild Iris Coffeehouse, 124 S Granite St., Suite E, Prescott.

YavaButtons Club meeting, 9 a.m. in Room 3, Stepping Stones Coffee House, 2nd Street, Prescott Valley. Meetings include button swaps and presentations on the collection, history and preservation of clothing buttons. 928-443-9831.

Colored Pencil Drawing Series with Diane Iverson, 9 a.m. to noon, The Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road. Diane Iverson returns this summer to instruct the third colored-pencil art series of 2019. Grow your skills with new techniques by learning illustrative techniques that feature the natural wonders of this tumultuous season. $25 per class; $132 for the entire series. Members: 10% discount. Pre-registration required.

High Noon Toastmasters meeting, noon, Masonic Hall (third floor- access from stairs at the back), 1028 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. Gain confidence and leadership skills in a fun, friendly, safe environment.

Read Therapy with a Dog! Every Wednesday 2:30 to 3:30 p.m, Prescott Valley Library Children’s Section, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd. Bring a book and read with Cruiser, Megan and Griffin. Our dogs love listening to the children as they read. The children gain confidence as they read to a non-judgmental friend! Pet Partners of Prescott is a nonprofit organization of registered therapy dog teams. To reserve a spot, please contact Julie: prescottvalleyfun@gmail.com

Thursday, August 8

You Too! Mentor training, 10 and 11 a.m. to noon, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Training on iPads with hearing and vision accessibility apps. To register, contact the Ask a Librarian Desk at 928-777-1526 or ask.librarian@prescott-az.gov.

Prescott Summer Concert Series: Prescott Sings, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Courthouse Plaza in downtown Prescott. prescottconcertseries.com.

The WORDS Book Club will discuss “Below Stairs” by Margaret Powell at 6:30 p.m. at the Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St., Join the group in a lively discussion of a wide variety of fiction and nonfiction.

Geneology mentor sessions, 1 and 2 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Get assistance with your genealogy research from a member of the Northern Arizona Genealogy Society. Please come prepared with a specific question or problem and a genealogy mentor will help guide you in your research. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian Desk or call 928.777.1526.

Computer Mentor Session, 2 to 3 p.m., Register for a one-hour session with a computer mentor at the Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Registration required. Learn about using the computer, explore the Internet, use Microsoft Office applications, set up e-mail and more. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian Desk or call 928.777.1526.

Friday, August 9

Chair Yoga, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Conversational Spanish, 10 a.m. to noon, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Basic Spanish skills needed.

Lapsit Storytime: Bring your baby for some cozy active time on your lap, 9:30 to 10 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Preschool storytime, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Stories, songs and fingerplays especially for children ages 3-5 and their grownups. Siblings are always welcome.

TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly), weigh-in, 9 to 10 a.m., meeting, 10:15 to 11:15 a.m., Center for Spiritual Living, 3755 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. 928-925-2264.

Historic Downtown Walking Tours “Where It All Began” 10 a.m., Visitor Information Center at Prescott Chamber of Commerce, Park at Granite Street parking garage. Tours are 90 minutes. Donations accepted. www.prescott.org or 928-445-2000.

Saturday, August 10

Carolyn O’Bagy Davis will share the story of her collection “The Willard Page: On the Southwest Road at Sharlot Hall Museum, 415 W. Gurley St., Prescott.

Secret Gardens and Privacy Screens, 9:30 a.m., Watters Gardening Center, 1815 W Iron Springs Road. Tired of looking at the neighbor’s RV? This class shows off the best, fastest-growing plants to fill in your privacy screens! You can screen unsightly neighbors, enhance your view, or block pesky traffic and cut noise and light pollution. Experts will be on hand to help individuals with unique situations. FREE

Mountain Artists Club Fine Art and Crafts Festival, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., courthouse plaza, Prescott.

Family storytime, 11 to 11:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

Cornhole tournament to benefit Prescott area Habitat for Humanity, 3 p.m. at the Findlay Toyota Center, 3201 N. Main St., Prescott Valley. Call 928-772-9296 for details.

Prescott Farmers Market, 7:30 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College Parking Lot D located at 1100 E. Sheldon St. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.

Sunday, August 11

Mountain Artists Club Fine Art and Crafts Festival, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., courthouse plaza, Prescott.

Adult Summer Movie Series: “This Beautiful Fantastic”, rated PG, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Light refreshments provided.

Ukulele Concert, 2 to 3 p.m, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. PrescottUkuleleGuild.org.

Monday, August 12

Colored Pencil Drawing Series with Diane Iverson, 9 a.m. to noon, The Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road. Diane Iverson returns this summer to instruct the third colored-pencil art series of 2019. Grow your skills with new techniques by learning illustrative techniques that feature the natural wonders of this tumultuous season. $25 per class; $132 for the entire series. Members: 10% discount. Pre-registration required.

Prescott CLSC Reading Circle. Choose any one of the 200+ books from the CLSC list, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St., Prescott.

Tuesday, August 13

Let’s Start Writing — A Few Genres, 3 to 4:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd., Prescott Valley. No registration required, space is limited. 928-759-3040.

Prescott Toastmasters meeting, 6:30 a.m., Fellowship Hall of Unity Church, 145 S Arizona Ave. Visitors welcome.

Tuesday Morning Book Club, 10 to noon, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. The group will discuss the book “Educated: A Memoir” by Tara Westover.

Technology Help Hour, 10 to 11 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Toddler storytime, 10 to 10:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Stories, songs and fingerplays with plenty of parent and child interaction. For toddlers and their grownups.

Prescott Summer Concert Series: Jazz, Northern Arizona Big Band, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.at the courthouse plaza. prescottconcertseries.com.

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