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Calendar of Events: May 12-18

Mother’s Day at Heritage Park Zoo, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., May 12. Mothers have free admission. Heritageparkzoo.com.

Mother’s Day at Heritage Park Zoo, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., May 12. Mothers have free admission. Heritageparkzoo.com.

Sunday, May 12

  • Mother’s Day at Heritage Park Zoo, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mothers have free admission. Heritageparkzoo.com.

  • CoffeeHouse Concert Series: Jo Berger and Walt Mendelson, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street.

  • Bingo, Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. Doors open 12 p.m., games start 1:30 p.m.

Monday, May 13

  • 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.

  • Republican Mens Forum, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hotel St. Michael, 205 W. Gurley St., Prescott. Lunch costs $18. 928-308-1544.

Tuesday, May 14

  • VA Workshop Series: Memorial Day, Prescott National Cemetery and Community Managed Care, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Glassford Hill Room, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd. The presentation is for all veterans. No registration required. 928-759-3040.

  • Android Essentials class, noon to 2 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E Skoog Blvd., Prescott Valley. 928-759-3040.

  • AARP Presents ‘A Caregiver’s Guide to Preparing to Care for Your Loved One, 1 to 3 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 East Skoog Blvd., Prescott Valley.Pre-registration required. Light refreshments will be served.To register, call 877-926-8300 or register online at https://aarp.cvent.com/PVPrepareToCare. Free. 928-759-3040.

  • Master Gardener Talk: Vegetable Garden, Summer, 5:30 to 6:45 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd., Prescott Valley.

  • Pastel workshops with Don Rantz, Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Phippen Museum, 4701 Hwy 89 N., Prescott. Ages 15 and up, RSVP and materials required; $35 per session. Visit Phippenartmuseum.org or call 928-778-1385.

  • Arizona Serve's Guest Speaker Series: Environment, 2 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

  • Free Seminar – ‘Social Security Maximization’, 3 to 4 p.m., AcademyAdult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser Street, Prescott. 928-778-3000.

  • TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 6 to 8 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, off Lakeshore Drive in Prescott Valley. 928-772-9564 or tops.org.

  • Tuesday Morning Book Club, 10 a.m. to noon, Prescott Public Libarary, 215 E. Goodwin Street. 928-777-1526.

  • Toastmasters Youth Leadership for Teens, 6 to 7 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street. All materials are free. For teens, ages 13-18. Register online at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

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

  • 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.

  • Insights to the Outdoors - Predator Killing Contests: The Hidden War on Wildlife, 9 a.m. to noon, Highlands Center for Natural History. Cost is $30.

Wednesday, May 15

  • Water Wednesdays: WaterSmart: Outdoor Conservation, noon, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

  • 9th Annual VA2K Walk, Northern Arizona VA Health Care Systems, 500 HWY 89 North in Prescott, 10 a.m. at Flagpole Circle. call 928-445-4860, ext. 6305 or 6229 or visit Prescott.va.org.

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

  • Free Seminar – ‘Medicare 101’, 2 to 3 p.m., Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser Street, Prescott. 928-778-3000.

  • Prescott Stamp Club lunch and meeting, 1 p.m., Palace Restaurant, 120 S. Montezuma Street, Prescott. 928-445-1673 or dwayne@yfplan.com. All ages.

  • A Taste of OLLI, 2 to 4 p.m. Seniors can sample four OLLI classes: "Asian Religions," "Women of the Civil War," "Today's Tech" and "Thinking Outside the Box," Prescott Campus Community Room, 1100 E. Sheldon Street, Bldg. 19 Rm 147, Prescott. Free, 55 and older.

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

  • Prescott Military Pilots, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Elks Club, Prescott Valley. 928-848-2742.

Thursday, May 16

  • Going Wireless class, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Prescott Valley Public Library PC Lab, 7401 E Skoog Blvd., Prescott Valley. 928-759-3040.

  • Yavapai Chapter of the Arizona Archaeology Society monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., Pueblo building next to the Smoki Museum at 147 N. Arizona Avenue. Susan Jones will be giving a presentation called Prehistoric Cave Art of France and Spain, a Personal Journey. Free and open to the public.

  • Third Thursday Star Talks: The Research Legacy of Lowell’s Great Refractor, 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

  • Annual Hospice Day of Remembrance, 11 a.m., Northern Arizona VA Health Care Systems, 500 HWY 89 North, Bldg. 15. 928-445-4860 or visit Prescott.va.org.

  • Fort Whipple Museum 15 Year Anniversary Celebration, 11 a.m., Northern Arizona VA Health Care Systems, 500 HWY 89 North, Whipple Museum, Bldg. 11. 928-445-4860 or visit Prescott.va.org.

  • "Preparing for Joint Replacement Surgery - Before, During & After" a free Senior Connection presentation, noon to 1 p.m., Prescott Valley Christian Church, 7655 E Long Look Drive. 928-778-3747.

  • Prescott Antique Auto Club Cruise-In, 4 to 7 p.m., corner of Sheldon and Montezuma streets in Prescott. Paacaz.com.

  • You Too! Mentor training, 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.

  • Central Arizona's Spring Fling to benefit the conservation of Coldwater Farm, a bird oasis on the Agua Fria River, 5 to 8 p.m., The Barn at Mortimer Farms, Hwy. 69, Dewey. Presentation on migratory birds by Eric Moore of Jay’s Bird Barn. Live music by Just 4 Mama. Drinks and appetizers, hayrides, and more. www.centralazlandtrust.org. Tickets, $15 adult, $5 child.

  • Arizona Attorney General's Prescott Satellite Office, 10 a.m. to noon, 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. 602-542-2123 or CommunityServices@AZAG.gov.

  • Outdoors Explorer Club, 4 to 5 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street. Harvest edible crops for a small feast, then transplant plants for home-growing. For children, ages 8-12. Register online at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

  • Third Thursday Star Talks: The Research Legacy of Lowell's Great Refractor, 6 to 8 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. GoodwinStreet, Prescott. 928-778-6324.

  • Reincarnation discussion group, as examined through regression hypnosis, how and why, 6:30 p.m., Wild Iris Coffee Shop. Free, all ages.

  • Leadership/Executive Tools for Creating Strategic Solutions workshop, 2 to 4 p.m., Malouff Community Room" at the Prevent Child Abuse AZ building, 3298 Bob Drive, Prescott Valley. Cost is $25.

  • Bingo, Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St.. Doors open 12 p.m., games start 1:30 p.m.

  • Celebrate Recovery is a biblical program that helps "regular" people overcome hurts and negative habits to live in freedom with Christ. Follow the Beatitudes with us. Meetings are Thursdays in the American Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall, with "Meet, Greet, & Eat" at 5:30 p.m., followed by worship and teaching at 6 p.m.

Friday, May 17

  • Exploring the Internet class Friday, May 17, 1 to 3 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E Skoog Blvd., Prescott Valley. 928-759-3040.

  • Chair yoga, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

  • 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.

  • Ballroom dance party, 7:30 p.m., rumba dance lesson at 6:30 p.m., $10 for both, Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser Street, Prescott. 928-778-3000.

  • The Launch Pad Teen Center fashion show, 5 p.m., 420 6th Street in Prescott. Cost is $50 for VIP tickets or $35 general admission. Call 928-632-2996 or visit https://give.classy.org/LaunchIntoSummerFashionShow.

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

  • 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.

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

  • Third Friday Chamber Music Series, Sand Fleas Ukulele Group and Womansong choral group, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott. Bruce or Suzanne, 928-778-6965. All ages.

  • 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. (Fri & Sat.)

Saturday, May 18

  • Prescott Guard Riders honor missions, 10:30 a.m. for Edward Logan, and 12:30 p.m. for Dennis Jahner, Prescott VA Chapel, 500 N. State Road 89, Prescott.

  • Prescott Farmers Market, 7:30 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College Parking Lot D located at 1100 E. Sheldon Street in Prescott. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org. May 18 through Oct. 26.

  • Windows 10 class, Saturday, May 18, 10 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E Skoog Blvd., Prescott Valley. 928-759-3040.

  • Art of the American West, 3 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street, Prescott.

  • Chino Valley Animal Partners bake sale, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Liquor Barn, 315 Business Park Drive, Chino Valley. All proceeds benefit the local town shelter and companion animals in need that reside within the town of Chino Valley.

  • 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.

  • Sierra Cottle and Natalie Jacobs from the Flagstaff chapter of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) presentation, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Northpoint Expeditionary Learning Academy 551 N. 1st Street, Prescott.

  • Mile High Mystics Spiritual & Healing Arts Spring Fling, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Hassayampa Hotel, Gurley St, Prescott. Free lectures for entertainment purposes only. Some proceeds will be donated to Prescott Food Pantry. Call Nancy, 928-443-5325.

  • Naturalist Walks:Geology of the Highlands, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Highlands Center for Natural History. Free, 21 and older.

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

  • Art of the American West presented by Neal McEwen, 3 to 4:30 p.m., Prescott Publci Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street.

  • Caldecott Books and Art for Kids, 11 am.m to noon, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street. All registered children will receive copy of the book. For children, grades K-2. Register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

  • Yavapai Flute Circle, 12 to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Children’s Program Room, 7401 E Civic Circle. 928-717-1000. (2nd Sat. of the month)

  • Memory Café, 9 to 10 a.m., Susan J. Rheem Adult Day Center, 3407 N. Windsong Drive, Prescott Valley. It is designed for people living with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and mild cognitive impairment, and their caregivers, whether that is a family member, companion, friend or professional.

  • 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. (Fri & Sat.)

  • 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.

  • Docent-led tours of the Phippen Museum, Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Included with admission, no reservations necessary

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