Calendar of Events: Week of March 13, 2019
Balance Class Continues on March 19 at 10 a.m. This class addresses falling, better balance and flexibility. There is room in the class for additional people. The representative of NACOG will come to Cordes Lakes to teach this class and it is for both men and women. Class is at Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, from 10 a.m. to noon each Tuesday through April 30.
Produce - March 20 and 28. Sign up starts at 7 a.m. and doors close and LOCK at 9, at the Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive. Please remember that when the truck is in the parking lot, no one is allowed in the area.
Volunteers are needed to help with events. If you are able and willing to help with planning, preparing and clean-up after events, please call 928-632-9769 and leave your name and phone number. Events cannot be held without volunteer help.
A notary is available during regular library hours at the Cordes Lakes Library.
The library is up and running and has many amenities. Check it out. Students have held their chess competition and their winner will play the Cordes Lakes winner on March 30.
Classic Cars will be shown at the Mayer Harley-Davidson store on Friday, March 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch will be available for donation with 100 percent of the donations going to Mayer Meals on Wheels. A goodie basket is available for raffle to $1 per ticket with drawing at this event at 2 p.m.
Mayer Area Meals on Wheels Walkathon will be held April 27 at 9 a.m. A pancake & sausage breakfast will be starting at 8 a.m. Many prizes and surprises, so get your registration and sponsor sheets at Mayer Area Meals on Wheels, 10051 S. Miami in Mayer, or call 928-632-7511.
Mayer Area Meals on Wheels now has ice for sale at $1 per bag.
AMERICAN LEGION ACTIVITIES
The American Legion is preparing to celebrate its 100-year anniversary. All Posts in Yavapai County are combining to have an event open to the public to make people aware of the American Legion and what it does for their neighborhoods. One will be held at Camp Verde Community Park, 473 Main in Camp Verde, on April 27 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and posts on this side of the county will be represented. Then on May 11, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. the Prescott side will hold its event at Mountain Valley Park in Prescott Valley. These events are free and there will be bands, games, food and fun, so plan to attend to learn more about the American Legion.
U.S. Flag retirement – A bin has been placed at the Mayer St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store (open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday) for worn U.S. flags. They will be collected by American Legion Post 122 and retired with dignity. If you have a flag ready to be retired, please take it to the Thrift Store.
Bingo is held every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. with sandwiches and snacks available.
Taco Tuesday at the Center is from 4 to 6:30 p.m. to either eat there or take-out. American Legion meets at 1 p.m. the third Friday of the month at Cordes Lakes Community Center. This is an open meeting and all are welcome.
Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts meet at the church at 17330 E. Mule Deer Drive in Spring Valley at 6 p.m. every Wednesday. Scouts learn new skills by earning badges, enjoy camping, hiking, and much more. Contact Garrison Russell at 702-439-7316 for more information or to join.
Big Bug Charity Quilters meet from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. every Monday at the Mayer Senior Center, 10051 Miami. Beading is held at 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Call MOW at 928-632-7511 for more information.
MOPS meets the first and third Thursdays at the Mayer Community Church, 10001 Fifth Street in Mayer, from 9 to 11 a.m.
Knit & Crochet meets at 9:30 a.m. Thursdays at Flour Stone Bakery in Mayer. This is for everyone, beginners and advanced. Bring your own project and supplies, help is here.
Big Bug Gem & Mineral Club holds its outings on the third Monday of the month with meetings held the following Tuesday at 7 p.m. at various members’ homes. Contact Ken Dunham at 928-899-6810 for more information. Meetings are held at member’s homes and varies by month.
Mayer Fire has its open board meetings at 5 p.m. the third Wednesday of the month at the main location, 11975 S. Highway 69.
Spring Valley Homeowners meet the second Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. at the building behind the Spring Valley Church on Spring Lane, 13955 S. Spring Lane.
Meals on Wheels Spaghetti Dinner is held at 10051 S. Miami, on the third Sunday of every month from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. for $8 per person.