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Kornukopia Calendar, Oct. 11-20, 2019

AHEAD, THIS MONTH — All are invited to come join in the celebration of the Day of the Dead at The Smoki Museum, Oct. 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mariachis, Baile Folklórico, ofrendas in the Pueblo Building, procession through the Citizen’s Cemetery, art vendors, and more music and dance will be included in the FREE celebration honoring the dearly departed. Pan de muerto, tamales, cerveza, margaritas, Jarritos, and more refreshments will be available for purchase. For altar guidelines and applications, visit www.smokimuseum.org. Altar installations will be Oct 21-25.

AHEAD, THIS MONTH — All are invited to come join in the celebration of the Day of the Dead at The Smoki Museum, Oct. 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mariachis, Baile Folklórico, ofrendas in the Pueblo Building, procession through the Citizen’s Cemetery, art vendors, and more music and dance will be included in the FREE celebration honoring the dearly departed. Pan de muerto, tamales, cerveza, margaritas, Jarritos, and more refreshments will be available for purchase. For altar guidelines and applications, visit www.smokimuseum.org. Altar installations will be Oct 21-25.

Ongoing

Sedona International Film Festival presents “The Sound of Silence,” 4 and 7 p.m. Friday and Sunday, Oct. 11 and 13; 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, MaryD. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafilmfestival.org. Crossroads of the West Gun Show, 9 a.m., Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 12-13, Findlay Toyota Center, 3201 N. Main St., Prescott Valley. $10 at the box office and free for kids 12 and younger with a paid adult.

Friday, Oct. 11

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.

Cowboy UP, 5 to 9 p.m., Hassayampa Inn, 122 E. Gurley St., Prescott. Dinner and auction for Boys to Men Mentoring. www.boystomenaz.org/cowboy-up.

Digital Photo Editing for Beginners, 10 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. 928-777-1526.

Chair Yoga, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Art Days for Kids, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Ages 6-10. 928-777-1537. Donate blood, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Frontier Village, 1781 E. Highway 69, Suite 51, Prescott. RedCrossBlood.org or 1-800-733-2767.

P.E.O. Chapter O fundraiser, 2 to 6 p.m., First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley St. Come enjoy an afternoon of shopping including jewelry, handbags, chocolate, clothing, ceramics and gift baskets. The fundraiser benefits women locally and around the world through educational grants, scholarships and awards.

Senior Connection’s “Senior & Caregivers Conference & Expo,” 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Liberty Traditional School, 3300 N. Lake Valley Road, Prescott Valley. More than 60 providers of senior products and services, and presentations by local experts throughout the day. Free admission. SeniorConnection.us or 928-778-3747.

2019 Quilt Show 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Cottonwood Community School Gymnasium, 500 E. Mingus. There will be 220 beautiful quilts displayed at the show; made by the nonprofit Quail Country Quilters members; plus over 100 of 2019 charity quilts displayed to enjoy. A beautiful raffle quilt, pictured, along with many raffle gift baskets will be won by someone who buys tickets

Saturday, Oct. 12

Prescott Farmers Market, 7:30 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College Parking Lot D, 1100 E. Sheldon Street. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org. Through Oct. 26.

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

Memory Café, 9 to 10 a.m., Susan J. Rheem Adult Day Center, 3407 N. Windsong Drive, Prescott Valley.

Yavapai Flute Circle, noon to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Children’s Program Room, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd. 928-759-3040.

Decline of Our Shared Aquifer: Why It Matters Now and What We Can Do About It, 10 a.m. to noon, Ed Wolfe, retired geologist, will talk about the accelerating rate of groundwater loss and the need for Prescott Active Management Area entities (Prescott, Chino Valley, Dewey-Humboldt, Prescott Valley and Yavapai County) to develop joint strategies that will assure our future water supply, Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Congregation building, 882 Sunset Ave., Prescott. 928-445-4218; www.cwagaz.org.

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Aretha: Long Live the Queen, 7 p.m., Elks Theatre, 117 East Gurley Street, suite 115, Prescott. http://www.prescottelkstheater.com/.

Senior Expo: Cues to Aging Graciously, 8 a.m. to noon, Trinity Lutheran Church, 3950 Valorie Drive, Prescott Valley. Free breakfast from 8 to 8:30 a.m., handouts and blood pressure checks.

Helping Heroes-Pet Partners of Prescott, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Petco, 1931 E. Highway 69, Prescott.

Metropolitan Opera Live in HD – “Turandot,” 9:55 a.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Tickets are $24 general admission and $20 for seniors. www.ycpac.com.

Get Ready for the 2020 Elections, presented by American Association of University Women (AAUW), 9 a.m. social time, 9:30 a.m. announcements, 10 a.m. program, Community Room, Building 19, Yavapai College, 1100 E. Sheldon Street, Prescott. Yavapai County Elections Director Lynn Constabile and County Recorder Leslie Hoffman will discuss what voters need to know and do to be properly prepared for the 2020 elections. Open to the public.

Save the Dells Pop-Up Shop, 2 to 4 p.m., Watson & Willow, 105 E. Gurley St., Prescott.

Prescott Computer Society discusses cybersecurity at meeting, 1 to 3 p.m., Prescott Public Library, Founders Suite, 215 E. Goodwin St. www.pcs4me.com.

2019 Quilt Show 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Cottonwood Community School Gymnasium, 500 E. Mingus. There will be 220 beautiful quilts displayed at the show; made by the nonprofit Quail Country Quilters members; plus over 100 of 2019 charity quilts displayed to enjoy. A beautiful raffle quilt, pictured, along with many raffle gift baskets will be won by someone who buys tickets

Saturday Night Talk Series: "Cultivating Compassion for Ourselves and Others,” 7 p.m., Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Bldg., 115 E. Goodwin St., $5 donation. Talks are open to anyone on a spiritual path.

Meet Pet Partners of Prescott “Helping Heroes” therapy dogs, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Petco, Frontier Village Center.

Sedona International Film Festival presents “Beethoven in the Movies,” 7 p.m., Sedona Performing Arts Center, 995 Upper Red Rock Loop Road, www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

Sedona International Film Festival presents “Turandot,” 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

Sunday, Oct. 13

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.

Charity Golf Tournament, 10:30 a.m. registration, noon tee-off, dinner follows, Capital Canyon Club, 2060 Golf Club Lane, Prescott. Prescott Center for the Art’s 50th anniversary. 928-71-7284. www.events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=jfboezoab&oeidk=a07egeyjgdyb2527925.

CoffeeHouse Concerts Presents: Robby Roberson, 2 p.m. doors open, 2:30 p.m. music begins, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

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

Bernstein and Beyond, 3 to 5 p.m., Yavapai Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Bands and orchestra.

Prescott’s Haunted History, 2 to 4 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 Skoog Blvd.

Pedal on the Peavine Group Ride with Save the Dells, 3 to 5 p.m., Peavine Trail, South Trailhead on Sundog Ranch Road. $3 parking fee. www.savethedells.org.

“Out in Arizona” – Equality Arizona Documentary Premier, 2:30 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center Crystal Hall, 117 E. Gurley St. free though registration is required. www.outinarizonaprescott.eventbrite.com.

Monday, Oct. 14

Republican Men’s Forum, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Hotel St. Michael, 205 W. Gurley St., Prescott. Lunch costs $20. 928-308-1544.

Full Swing Ahead, 7 to 9 p.m., Yavapai Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Jazz big bands.

Crochet One, Knit Too, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd., Crystal Room, 3rd floor.

Sedona International Film Festival presents “Aquarela,” 4 and 7 p.m., Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

Tuesday, Oct. 15

Prescott Toastmasters meeting, 6:30 a.m., Fellowship Hall of Unity Church, 145 S Arizona Ave, Prescott. Visitors welcome.

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.

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.

Free Cooking Seminar – Thanksgiving Sides, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. By Chef from Brookdale Senior Living. 928-778-3000 or www.adultcenter.org.

Granite Mountain Brewing Fundraiser with Save the Dells, 5 to 8 p.m., Granite Mountain Brewing, 123 N. Cortez St., Prescott. www.savethedells.org.

Sedona International Film Festival presents “Gauguin in Tahiti: Paradise Lost,” 4 and 7 p.m., Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafimlfestival.org.

Wednesday, Oct. 16

Growing Early Readers Workshop, 10 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Interactive workshop for children up to age 3 and their caregiver. Registration required at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

Water Wednesdays: WaterSmart-Drop by Drop: Big Chino Water Ranch, noon, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

High Noon Toastmasters meeting, noon, Masonic Hall (third floor- access from stairs at the back), 1028 Willow Creek Road., Prescott. Gain confidence and leadership skills in a fun, friendly, safe environment.

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.

Children Read to a Dog, 2:30-3:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Library Children’s Section, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd. prescottvalleyfun@gmail.com.

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

Movies at the Elks – “The Conjuring,” 7 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. admission is a cash donation of any amount.

Thursday, Oct. 17

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

Paacaz.com.

Popcorn and Pages Book Club, 4 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. “Star Wars: Jedi Academy.” Grades 3-4. 928-777-1537.

Third Thursday Star Talks: Exploring the Gap Beyond the Kuiper Belt: Implications for Planet X, 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. 928-777-1526.

Reincarnation discussion group, as examined through regression hypnosis, how and why, 6:30 p.m., Wild Iris Coffee Shop, 124 S. Granite Street. Free, all ages.

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

Coffee with a Cop, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Finn Restaurant, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott.

“Thumbs Up to Heart Health” is a free Senior Connection presentation, noon to 1 p.m., Prescott Valley Christian Church, 7655 E Long Look Drive. RSVPs appreciated to Debbie@SeniorConnection.us or 928-778-3747.

Justice, Peace and Integrity of Creation Course: Care for Our Common Home, 9 to 11 a.m. to Sacred Heart Church, 115 Fleury St., Prescott. 602-509-9639 or 928-778-4952, srafitzsimons@sacredheartprescott.com

Sedona International Film Festival presents “Fantastic Fungi,” 4 and 7 p.m., Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A.

www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

Friday, Oct. 18

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.

Third Friday Chamber Music Series: Sax Appeal quintet, 3:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Touchmark Trekkers Walking Group, 7 a.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. This walking group is open to the public.

TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly), weigh-in, 9 to 10 a.m., meeting, 10:15 to 11:15 a.m., Center for Spiritual Living, 3755 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. 928-925-2264.

Dixie Chix – A Tribute concert, 7 p.m., Elks Theatre, 117 East Gurley St., suite 115, Prescott. http://www.prescottelkstheater.com/.

Coloring Class for Adults, 1 to 3 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Glassford Hill room, 1st floor. 7401 E. Skoog Blvd.

PV Library Quilters, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd., Crystal room, 3rd floor.

Comedy Night at the Elks Part Two, 5:30 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. $15 presale, $25 at the door. www.prescottnightout.com.

Saturday, Oct. 19

Prescott Farmers Market, 7:30 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College Parking Lot D, 1100 E. Sheldon Street. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org. Through Oct. 26.

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.

Naturalist Walk: The Colors of Fall, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road. These hikes take place on the unpaved trails on the Highlands Center’s 80-acre campus. www.highlandscenter.org/upcoming-event/naturalist-walk-colors-of-fall.

Heroes & Horses, Inc. fundraiser, 5 to 9 p.m., Chipotle, Prescott and Prescott Valley.

Caldecott Books and Art for Kids,11 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Grades K-2. 928-777-1537. “Tar Beach.”

Comedian Louie Anderson, 7:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Prescott. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

"The Don's Speakeasy" Murder Mystery Dinner, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., Prescott Resort & Conference Center, 1500 Highway 69. An evening of interactive fun with a song-and-dance theater performance. Sponsored by the West Yavapai Guidance Clinic Foundation, with funds raised going toward providing mental health and addiction services in our community. All guests are invited to wear period costumes. http://www.WGCFoundation.org.

Circle L Animal Rescue and Sanctuary Ranch event, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., 7680 Coyote Springs Road, Prescott Valley. Enjoy ranch tours, games, storytelling, raffles, face painting and more. $5 for those 13 and older. www.CircleL.org.

“Conserving biodiversity and protecting communities in an era of rapid ecological change,” 1 to 3 p.m. Prescott Public Library, Founder’s Suite, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Save the Dells at Everybody’s Hometown Festival, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., courthouse plaza, downtown Prescott. www.savethedells.org.

Sunday, Oct. 20

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.

Arizona Humanities Lecture: The Lives and Rights of Animals in History and Literature, 2 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

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

Maria Muldaur, 7 p.m., Elks Theatre, 117 East Gurley St., suite 115, Prescott. http://www.prescottelkstheater.com/.

Tapestry of Song, 3 to 5 p.m., Yavapai Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Choral music.

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