Calendar of Events: Feb. 20-26
Wednesday, Feb. 20
- Prescott Stamp Club meeting, lunch followed by show, tell, and ask, 1 p.m., Palace Restaurant, Bill Owens Room, 120 S. Montezuma, Prescott. 928.445.1673 or email@example.com.
- WaterSmart: Drop by Drop presented by the City of Prescott Water Management department, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.
- Open Office Hours with City Manager Michael Lamar, 4 to 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.
Thursday, Feb. 21
- The King Singers perform at 7 p.m. at Yavapai College Performing Arts Center.
- 2019 Natural History Institute Speaker Series - A program focused on Yosemite National Park and the High Sierra which features the photography of explorer Ryan Alonzo along with poems and songs from ranger naturalists Brian Scavone and Eric Smith, 7 p.m., Natural History Institute, 126 N. Marina St, Prescott.
- Arizona Attorney General's Prescott satellite office will have office hours every first and third Thursday from 10 a.m. to noon at the Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street. Volunteers can assist with consumer fraud complaint, civil rights complaint and questions regarding scams, consumer fraud, life care planning and other issues. Call 602.542.2123 or visit CommunityServices@AZAG.gov.- Quantum Physics for Dummies presentation, noon to 1 p.m., Yavapai College Library Prescott Campus Building 19.
- Yavapai College’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Munch and Learn session: Rafting the Colorado, 12:30 to 2 p.m., Yavapai College Prescott Campus, Building 3, Room 119. To sign up, call 928-717-7634.
- Third Thursday Star Talks: Dark Energy, Dark Matter, and Cosmology, 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.
- Register for a one-hour session with a You Too! Mentor, 10 to 11 a.m., Prescott Public Library. Training on iPads with hearing and vision accessibility apps. To register, contact the Ask a Librarian Desk at 928-777-1526 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Outdoors Explorer Club, 4 to 5 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott. Review seed catalogs and gardening magazines, then select seeds to purchase for spring planting. Use Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) to learn more about the natural world. For children, ages 8-12. Register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.
Friday, Feb. 22
- Republican Women of Prescott presents
RWOP Talk of the Town Forum, Friday, February 22, 2019, 3:00 pm – 4:00pm,
Welcomes the public so bring your family, friends and neighbors. No reservations required. This event is open to the public free of charge. Admission, Parking and Popcorn are FREE. Arrive early for a good seat. Forum to be held at the beautiful Las Fuentes Resort Village, 1035 Scott Drive, in the Social Room, Prescott, Arizona. For information on this event and other RWOP activities, visit our website www.RWOP.info.
- Lap sit Storytime: Bring your baby for some cozy active time on your lap. The Storytime will last about 20 minutes, but you are invited to linger and play. 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.
- Preschool Storytime: 30 minutes of stories, songs, and finger plays especially for children ages 3-5, and their grownups. Siblings are always welcome. 10:30 a.m. to 11 am, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.
- Novelist Janet Fitch reading, 7 p.m., Yavapai College Library’s Susan N. Webb Community Room (Bldg. 19, Room 147) on the Prescott campus. 928-776-2295.
- Learning with Lynda.com, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Register online or call 928-778-6965.
- ECO COMMUNITY BUILDING SEMINAR – FREE
A free international interactive seminar about eco community building.
Topics include: Off-grid homes, Water wise systems and Eco Community setup. Presented by founder of BioVeda Academy, Russia & SA. Juniper Well Ranch, Free to all ages, Friday, February 22, 2019, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
- Friday February 22, 2019: Library Quilters meet Friday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Prescott Valley Public Library. All are welcome. Contact genie/libraryquilters.com for more information.
Saturday, Feb. 23
- Free Fruit Tree Pruning Demonstrations - McLandress Orchard, 850 S. Maricopa St, Chino Valley, AZ, FREE, all ages, https://cals.arizona.edu/yavapai/pruning/.Succulent and Cactus Container Design: Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road.
- Saturday Night Talk Series – An Evening of Chanting to Open the Heart. 7 p.m., Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Bldg., 115 E. Goodwin Street. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path, $5 donation.
- Chocolate Fever Festival for teens, grades 6-12, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street. Taste chocolate from around the world, discover a world of chocolate fondue, take the chocolate trivia challenge and create some chocolate-centric crafts. Registration limited to the first 25 teens. Register online or call 928-778-6965.
- Saturday, February 23, 2019
- Contra Dance, music by Easy Squeezy, calling by Megan Letchworth, 7:30 to 10 p.m., First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley, Prescott. Donations, $6 to $9. Teaching at 7 p.m.. All dances taught; no partner needed.
Sunday, Feb. 24
- Prescott Valley Farmer’s Market, 11.a.m.to 2 p.m. Main Street, right outside Harkins Theatre through April
Monday. Feb. 25
- Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain Support Group, 3 to 4:45 p.m., United Methodist Church, 505 W. Gurley, Douglas Room. (4th Monday)
- Prescott Art Docents Free Public Talk: Prescott artist Russell Johnson will present “Searching for the Sublime: A Look into Process and Inspiration” at 10:30 am at Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina. Websites: www.russelljohnsonart.com, prescottartdocents.net
Tuesday, Feb. 26
- Arizona Serve's Guest Speaker Series: Criminal Justice System. We invite local leaders, politicians, and those working with area nonprofits to speak about the unique cultural and political climate of our community—particularly issues affecting those living in poverty. Prescott Public Library, 2 to 4 p.m.
- Septic 101: Homeowner Education, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Kate Garber Community Center, 13000 E. Prescott St. (next to the Dewey-Humboldt Public Library). https://www.facebook.com/events/951045235283365/.
- Prescott Writers: Creating and Growing Enduring Characters, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street.