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Mon, March 18

Calendar of Events: March 17-24

Ken and Lisa Lain, Mountain Gardener radio show, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., March 17, live at the Watters Garden Center, 1815 Iron Springs Rd., Prescott.
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Ken and Lisa Lain, Mountain Gardener radio show, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., March 17, live at the Watters Garden Center, 1815 Iron Springs Rd., Prescott.

Sunday, March 17

  • Arizona Humanities Lecture: Hellraising, Heroic and Hidden Women of the Old West, 2 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St., Prescott. www.prescottlibrary or call 928-777-1500.

  • St. Patrick’s Day piper by Southwest Skye Pipes and Drums member Russ Miller, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwiin St., Prescott. 928-777-1500.

  • Ken and Lisa Lain, Mountain Gardener radio show, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., live at the Watters Garden Center, 1815 Iron Springs Rd., Prescott.

Monday, March 18

  • Prescott Art Docents Free Public Talk: “The Art of Illusion: Some New Perspectives” by Phoenix Art Museum Docent Richard Felnagle,10:30 a.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St.. prescottartdocents.net.

  • Knee-High Naturalists, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road, Prescott. http://highlandscenter.org/knee-high-naturalists/.

Tuesday, March 19

  • The Prescott Chapter #098 of RPEA-CA (Retired Public Employees Association of California) will meet at noon at the Golden Corral, 1901 E Hwy 69, Prescott. Lunch at 11:30 a.m. 928-708-9209.

  • Teen Advisory Group (TAG) Leadership meeting, 4 to 5 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott. For teens, grades 6-12. 928-777-1518.

  • Adult Center of Prescott free cooking seminar, 2:30 to 3:30 pm, by the Chef from Brookdale Sr. Living, 1280 E. Rosser Street, Prescott.

Wednesday, March 20

  • Film presentation: The Restoration of Fossil Creek, 5:30 p.m., Prescott College Crossroads Center. The producer of the film, NAU Professor Stefan Sommer, will present the film and answer questions. Free.

  • People Who Care volunteer informational meeting, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Prescott United Methodist Church, 505 W. Gurley St., Prescott. 928-445-2480.

  • Finding Peace in a Stressful World with Feng Shui, 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St., Prescott. 928-777-1500.

  • Water Wednesdays: WaterSmart -- Drop by Drop: State of Arizona Water Management, noon to 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

  • Prescott Stamp Club monthly lunch followed by Show, 1 p.m., Palace Restaurant, Bill Owens Room, 120 S. Montezuma, Prescott.

  • Adult Center of Prescott free seminar: Considering Cremation?, 1 to 2 p.m., 1280 E. Rosser Street, Prescott.

Thursday, March 21

  • Being Mortal: Free film screening and discussion, 5 to 6 p.m., Dewey-Humboldt Library, 2735 S. Hwy. 69. 928-632-5049, 928-632-7362, yavapailibrary.org/dewey.

  • United Way Workshop: The Practical Coach- Inspiring, Encouraging and Challenging Your Team, 2 to 4 p.m.,, Goodwill Career Center, 1375 Iron Springs Rd., Prescott. Cost is $25. 928-778-6605, admin@yavapaiuw.org, yavapaiuw.org.

  • Natural History Institute Speaker Series – Scallywags, Gloryhounds, Visionaries and Conservationists: Stories from the Arader Collection, 7 to 9 p.m., Natural History Institute, 126 N. Marina St., Prescott.

  • Third Thursday Star Talks: Experience the impact of Meteor Crater with the movie “Impact, the Mystery of Meteor Crater,” 6 to 8 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 ask.librarian@prescott-az.gov.

  • Outdoors Explorer Club, 4 to 5 p.m. Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.For children, ages 8-12. Register online at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

Friday, March 22

  • Group rummage sale fundraiser today and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Granite Peak UU Congregation, 882 Sunset Ave., Prescott. Designer clothes, accessories and books, garage items and housewares, electronics and furniture.

  • Powerpoint 101 basics of creating and editing PowerPoint slide shows and presentations, 10 to 11:30 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Road, Prescott. Keyboard and mouse proficiency are required. Register online at the Ask a Librarian Desk or call 928-777-1526.

Saturday, March 23

  • Ghost Towns of the Second World War with Eric Berg, 7 p.m. Free for museum members, and with general admission of $10, $8 for seniors and veterans, $5 students, children under 12 free. Phippen Museum, 4701 Hwy 89 N, Prescott. 928-778-1385. Visit Phippenartmuseum.org.

  • Bike Rodeo biking skills and safety event, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mountain Valley Regional Rehabilitation. Food, entertainment, and free helmets while supplies last. Karen Russell, 602-540-5310.

  • Trees of Spring, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Watters Garden Center, 1815 Iron Springs Road, Prescott. Free, all ages. www.wattersgardencenter.com.

  • Prescott and Yavapai College 3rd Annual 3.5 mile Frozen Fun Run, 9 a.m., in front of the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center in Prescott. To pre-register call 928-583-7199 or sign up the morning of the race at 8 a.m. All proceeds benefit U.S.VETS.

  • Practical Coach Workshop interactive course, 2 to 4 p.m., Goodwill Career Center, 1375 Iron Springs Road, Prescott.

  • provides management level individuals with practical, effective and positive methods for leading and coaching employees. This workshop will be taught by Laura Hamblin. Laura is an Arizona-licensed attorney with more than 25 years of experience working as a corporate employment lawyer and human resources executive. Cost $25.00, ages 18 and older.

  • Contra Dance featuring the Privy Tippers, 7:30 to 10 p.m., First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St., Prescott. Donations, $6 - $9.

Sunday, March 24

  • Join Yavapai College Master Chorale, Women’s Chorale, Chamber Singers and Community Chorale along with a live orchestra for the Carmina Burana Performance, 3 to 5 p.m., Yavapai College PAC, all ages. Cost $15-$25.
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