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Calendar of Events: Jan. 19-26

Happy, Healthy, Houseplants: Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road, Prescott. On Saturday, Jan. 19, learn best practices for watering, light placement, and how to treat and prevent pests and diseases that can affect your indoor garden. Instructor: Ella. (Courier, file)

Happy, Healthy, Houseplants: Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road, Prescott. On Saturday, Jan. 19, learn best practices for watering, light placement, and how to treat and prevent pests and diseases that can affect your indoor garden. Instructor: Ella. (Courier, file)

Saturday, Jan. 19

  • League of Women Voters Central Yavapai County, discussion about affordable housing for the workforce, 10 a.m., Yavapai College main campus, Building 4, Room 102, Prescott.

  • Touchmark Trekkers beginning hiking club, 8 a.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. RSVP to 928-632-7800.

  • Grant Training for Volunteers, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Stepping Stones, 2nd St., Prescott Valley, http://grantstoyou.org.

  • Happy, Healthy Houseplants, 9:30 a.m., Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road, WattersGardenCenter.com.

  • The Prescott Farmers Market (PFM) 10 a.m., Prescott High School, 1050 Ruth St. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.

  • Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew (GMIHC) Learning and Tribute Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Prescott Gateway Mall, #120 (near Dillard’s). www.gmihc19.org. info@gmihc19.org. www.facebook.com/gmihc19.

  • Mandy Harvey, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Prescott. A stunning singer/songwriter, whose innate, elegant touch with jazz and blues allows her to transcend deafness.

  • Third annual Prescott Women’s March, Prescott Courthouse Square, 1 p.m., “We march in solidarity for a fair, just and inclusive world where all people, regardless of race, national origin, religion, gender or sexual orientation are treated fairly. We march knowing that together we will continue to make progress toward a better future for everyone,” stated Amy Hurst, event organizer.

  • Women’s Wave art exhibit, Butifull Studio, 211 N. Granite Street, Prescott, January 19 through 25, featuring the perspectives of women artists. Opening reception Friday, January 18, 5 to 7 p.m., and the exhibit will be open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Jan. 19 to 24, and Jan. 25, 5 to 8 p.m., during the fourth Friday Art Walk. Hats, scarves, T-shirts, buttons, and a commemorative book available by donation. Visit the Yavapai County Women March Facebook page for more information on song and flash-mob dance participation, or email YCwomenmarchon@gmail.com.

  • Happy, Healthy, Houseplants: Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road, Prescott. Learn best practices for watering, light placement, and how to treat and prevent pests and diseases that can affect your indoor garden. Instructor: Ella.

  • Saturday Night Talk Series – Difficulties and Worries Are Not Due to Outside Causes. 7 p.m., Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Bldg., 115 E. Goodwin Street. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path, $5 donation.

  • GriefShare Support Group, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., at Prescott Life Church, 2200 Highway 89, Prescott. To sign up, please text the word “HOPE” with your name and telephone number to 602-410-8536 or call that number for additional information. This is a thirteen week support group for those who have experienced a death of a loved one. Anyone in the community is welcome.

  • Family Storytime: 20-30 minutes of stories, songs and activities for the whole family. 11 to 11:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

  • Prescott’s Third Annual Women’s March, 1 to 2 p.m., Prescott courthouse square, Gurley Street side. Ycwomenmarchon@gmail.com and on Facebook.

  • Gudgeon Base Submarine Veterans meeting, 2 p.m., Prescott Valley VFW, 2375 N 5th St.

Sunday, Jan. 20

  • Prescott Valley Farmer’s Market, 11.a.m.to 2 p.m. Main Street, right outside Harkins Theatre

  • “A Look Back On The Darker Side Of Our History,” a presentation on the Gila River Japanese Internment Camp during WW II by Lillian Mayeda, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Mingus View Presbyterian Church, 8340 E. Leigh Drive, Prescott Valley.

  • Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew (GMIHC) Learning and Tribute Center, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Prescott Gateway Mall, #120 (near Dillard’s). www.gmihc19.org, info@gmihc19.org, www.facebook.com/gmihc19.

  • Prescott Orchid Society, 1:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Open to the public.

  • Women’s Wave art exhibit, Butifull Studio, 211 N. Granite Street, Prescott, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Central Arizona Concert Band Winter Concert, Embry Riddle University, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. All ages welcome. Admission $5 to $12. www.centralarizonaconcertband.com.

  • “What is This National Climate Report in the News?” presented by retired National Weather Service and NOAA meteorologist, Mark Mathewson, Prescott Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 945 S. Rancho Vista Drive.

Monday, Jan. 21

  • PAL, Parents of Addicted Loved Ones, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Alliance Bible Church, 2601 W. Iron Springs Road, Prescott. PAL provides hope through education and support to parents of loved ones who are suffering with addiction and alcoholism. 928-778-0379 www.palgroup.org.

  • Women’s Wave art exhibit, Butifull Studio, 211 N. Granite Street, Prescott, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, Prescott, Prescott Valley, and Chino Valley, 1 to 4 p.m. Register here: http://signup.com/go/AXOmTWX

  • Monday Club Purse Auction, 1 p.m., clubhouse, 1306 Stetson Road. Lynn McDougal, 928-541-7703.

Tuesday, Jan. 22

  • Touchmark Trekkers beginning hiking club, 8 a.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. RSVP to this free event at 928-632-7800.

  • Community Nature Study Series, 9 a.m. to noon, Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road, Prescott. http://highlandscenter.org/community-nature-study/.

  • Mental Health First Aid for Older Adults and Those with Later-Life Issues, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Catholic Charities, 434 W. Gurley St., Prescott. Register at 928-460-5571 or email bbrehio@nacog.org.

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

  • Anger Solves Nothing, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Unity Church of Prescott, 145 S Arizona Ave. MeditationInNorthernArizona.org, 928-637-6232.

  • 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.

  • Women’s Wave art exhibit, Butifull Studio, 211 N. Granite Street, Prescott, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Technology Help Hour: Ask a technology question and get help from members of the Prescott Computer Society. Bring your own laptop or mobile device or use a library laptop. This is a weekly, drop-in service and registration is not required. 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

  • TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 7:30 a.m., Open Door Baptist Church, 8451 E. Stevens Dr., Prescott Valley. 928-413-4060

  • Free tax preparation, Jan. 22 to April 15, IRS certified tax preparers with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, partnering with Catholic Charities, will provide free federal and state tax preparation and e-file service at two locations: Prescott Valley Public Library, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Jan. 22 to April 15, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd., Crystal Room and Catholic Charities office, Jan. 26 to April 15, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 434 W. Gurley St., Prescott. Appointments recommended. Call 928-460-9805.

Wednesday, Jan. 23

  • Mental Health First Aid for Older Adults and Those with Later-Life Issues, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Catholic Charities, 434 W. Gurley St., Prescott. Register at 928-460-5571 or email bbrehio@nacog.org.

  • Prescott Stamp Club meeting and lunch, 1 p.m., Palace Restaurant, 120 S Montezuma St.

  • VFW Post 541 All-American Dinner, 4:30 to 7 p.m., 202 N. Arizona Ave, Prescott. 928-776-1125.

  • NDE (Near Death Experiences) stories shared and explored, 6:15 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, Elsie Room, 215 E. Goodwin St. We will be reviewing NDE accounts as this can bring new meaning and direction to your life. Facilitated by Karl Krumins and friends.

  • Women’s Wave art exhibit, Butifull Studio, 211 N. Granite Street, Prescott, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Modern Board Gaming: Play modern board games, like Ticket to Ride and Splendor on the 2nd, 4th and 5th Wednesday of every month. Come to play any time between 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. This group is hosted by the Prescott Area Board gamers and is open to anyone age 14 and over. Individuals 10-13 may participate if accompanied by an adult. Contact David Eagle at 928.592.5699 for more details.

  • Democratic Women of Prescott Area (DWPA) luncheon, 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m., Centennial Center of Antelope Hills Golf Course, 1989 Wineglass Drive. $15 members, $17 non-members. RSVP, reservations@demwomenprescottaz.com or call 626-340-7060.

Thursday, Jan. 24

  • Prescott Audubon Society "Chautauqua" presentation with Naturalist Steve Morgan, 7 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Avenue, Prescott. For information, call 928-778-6502 or 928-848-1513

  • "Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body - Tips from the Latest Research " with the Alzheimer's Association presentation, noon to 1 p.m., American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Dr, Prescott. RSVPs appreciated to Debbie@SeniorConnection.us or 928-778-3747 or www.SeniorConnection.us/speakersbureau.html.

  • 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. RSVP to 928-708-3110.

  • Women’s Wave art exhibit, Butifull Studio, 211 N. Granite Street, Prescott, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 25

  • Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew (GMIHC) Learning and Tribute Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Prescott Gateway Mall, #120 (near Dillard’s). www.gmihc19.org. info@gmihc19.org. www.facebook.com/gmihc19.

  • All-you-can-eat Fish Fry $9/Shrimp $11, 4:30 to 7 p.m., VFW-Buckey O’Neill Post 541, 202 N Arizona Ave.

  • “Agni Yoga: Education for the Soul,” 7 to 8 p.m., WMEA Izvara Center, 1720 West McIntosh Drive, Prescott. RSVP at 928-778-0638 or staff@wmea-world.org.

  • Women’s Wave art exhibit, Butifull Studio, 211 N. Granite Street, Prescott, 5 to 8 p.m.

  • 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.

  • Conversational Spanish: Check your English at the door and brush up on your Spanish with conversation and camaraderie. Sessions may include targeted grammar discussions, subject-specific vocabulary practice, and handouts. Basic Spanish skills needed. 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

  • Drawing class all ages, 4 p.m., Michaels at Gateway Mall, $15 plus supplies. Register in store or through website 24 hours before the class.

Saturday, Jan. 26

  • Wildflowers: Ready, set, grow! 9:30 a.m., Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road, WattersGardenCenter.com.

  • Knee High Lens Launch - Winter 2019, 10 to 11 a.m., Discovery Gardens, Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road, Prescott. Bring your 3 or 4-year-old. Free. RSVP required. http://highlandscenter.org/knee-high-naturalists/.

  • Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot Crew (GMIHC) Learning and Tribute Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Prescott Gateway Mall, #120 (near Dillard’s). www.gmihc19.org. info@gmihc19.org. www.facebook.com/gmihc19.

  • Paula Poundstone, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Prescott. Laugh out loud to the rapid-fire wit of this groundbreaking comedienne.

  • Contra Dance, 7:30 to 10 p.m., First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St. www.folkhappens.org. Dance to the music of Fit as a Fiddle, with calling by Archie Maclellan. Teaching at 7 p.m.

  • Wildflowers: Ready, Set, Grow! Watters Garden Center, 1815 W. Iron Springs Road, Prescott. Late winter is the ideal window to start wildflower seed outdoors, but you can't just chuck them in the landscape and expect success. We share all the local tips that ensure these bloomers blossom beautifully. You'll know the best seed, soils, food, and techniques that bring on the color this spring. Instructor: Ella.

  • Saturday Night Talk Series – Tantra and Ordinary Life. 7 p.m., Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Bldg., 115 E. Goodwin Street. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path, $5 donation.

  • Family Storytime: 20-30 minutes of stories, songs and activities for the whole family. 11 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

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