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Prescott Arizona Kennel Club Dog Show, Friday through Sunday, 9 a.m. Sept. 20-22, Findlay Toyota Center, 3201 N. Main St., free to spectators with $5 parking. www.prescottarizonakennelclub.com.

Prescott Arizona Kennel Club Dog Show, Friday through Sunday, 9 a.m. Sept. 20-22, Findlay Toyota Center, 3201 N. Main St., free to spectators with $5 parking. www.prescottarizonakennelclub.com.

Ongoing

“Anything Goes,” 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 20-21, and Wednesday through Saturday, Sept. 25-28; 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, and Sunday, Sept. 29. Tickets are $25, for adults, $18 for youth and $23 for seniors on select dates. www.pca-az.net.

Prescott Arizona Kennel Club Dog Show, Friday through Sunday, 9 a.m. Sept. 20-22, Findlay Toyota Center, 3201 N. Main St., free to spectators with $5 parking. www.prescottarizonakennelclub.com.

Sedona International Film Festival presents “Before You Know It,” 4 and 7 p.m. Friday and Wednesday, Sept. 20 and 25; 4 p.m. Saturday through Monday, Sept. 21-23, Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

Sedona International film Festival presents “Manhattan Short Film Festival,” 7 p.m. Friday and Sunday, Sept. 27 and 29; 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, Sept. 30, Oct. 1 and 3, Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

Sedona International film Festival presents “David Crosby: Remember My Name,” 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 27-28; 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 30-Oct. 1, Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

Friday, Sept. 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.

Third Friday Chamber Music Series, 3:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Manzanita String Quartet. 928-778-6965.

The Literary Southwest, 7 p.m., Yavapai College, Building 19, Room 147, Prescott. Featured author: “New York Times” bestselling novelist Janet Fitch. www.yc.edu/Literarysw or 928-776-2295.

Neighborhood Summit for Equity, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Mile High Middle School, 300 S. Granite St., Prescott. Performances and presentation on cultural equity. Presented by Prescott Indivisible. www.PrescottIndivisible.org/equity

PVPL Quilters, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, 3rd Floor Crystal Room, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd libraryquilters@gmail.com. Fridays with AZ Phil, 5 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center Crystal Hall, 117 E. Gurley St., tickets start at $45, www.azphil.simpletix.com/e/44799.

Saturday, Sept. 21

Prescott Farmers Market, 7:30 a.m. to noon, Yavapai College Parking Lot D located at 1100 E. Sheldon St. 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 Walks: Geology of the Highlands, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road. Bonus hike will occur at 11 a.m. on Rainwater Harvesting. These hikes take place on the unpaved trails on the Highlands Center’s 80-acre campus. www.highlandscenter.org/upcoming-event/naturalist-walk-geology-of-the-highlands-center.

An Evening with C.S. Lewis, 7:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Caldecott Books and Art for Kids, 11 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. “The Lion & The Mouse.” For grades K-2.

“A Piece of My Heart: The Music of Janis Joplin and Friends,” 7 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Tickets are $25 for adults, $22 for seniors, available online at www.prescottelkstheater.com, by calling 928-777-1370 or at the door one hour prior to the performance.

Saturday Night Talk Series – “Working with the Primal Passions of Jealousy and Envy on the Path,” 7 p.m., Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Building, 115 E. Goodwin St. $5 donation, open to anyone on a spiritual path.

Sunday, Sept. 22

Yavapai Symphony Association Presents Kenneth Broberg in Recital, 3 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Gurley St. Tickets start at $29 and are available at the Yavapai Symphony Association office, 228 N. Alarcon St. or by calling 928-776-4255.

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.

Wander the WILD: Live Auction and Dinner, The Highlands Center for Natural History, 1375 S. Walker Road. Wander the Wild is our signature annual fundraiser, a live auction and dinner which benefits the Highlands Center’s children’s educational programs which touch 10,000 children annually. The live auction features outdoor related travel and adventure packages, educational field trips and nature inspired works of art by talented local artists. Reserve Your Seats at: https://highlandscenter.org/wander-the-wild.

Neighborhood Summit for Equity, 9 a.m. to noon, 2 to 5 p.m., Mile High Middle School, 300 S. Granite St., Prescott. Racial equity workshops. Presented by Prescott Indivisible. www.PrescottIndivisible.org/equity.

Monday, Sept. 23

Knee-High Naturalist, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Higlands Center Discovery Garden, 1575 S. Walker Road. For 3 to 5-year-olds. www.highlandscenter.org/upcoming-event/knee-high-naturalist-program/fall2019

2019 Agua Fria Festival, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Main Street, Dewey-Humboldt. Pet Parade at 9 a.m. Old West Parade down Main Street at 10 a.m. This event is a fundraiser that supports the Dewey-Humboldt Historical Society (non-profit 501c3) and building the new museum along Route 69. www.AguaFriaFestival.com.

Sedona International Film Festival presents “Deconstruction the Beatles: Deconstructing Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band,” 7 p.m., Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

Tuesday, Sept. 24

Prescott Writers: Developing Plot and Characters, 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street.

Prescott Ukulele Guild, 3 to 4:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Skoog Blvd. 928-759-3040. www.pvlib.net.

LEGO Expo, 4 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin Street.

Spice it up! 10 to 11 a.m. and 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., Yavapai County Cooperative, Extension, 840 Rodeo Drive, Building C, Prescott. Chef Aimee Novac and a master gardener collaborate to provide a free food demonstration about fresh herbs and spices. Reservations required. Call 928-445-6590 extension 221.

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.

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

Wednesday, Sept. 25

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

Backcountry trip to Horsethief Basin, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Horsethief Basin Recreation Area, Bradshaw Mountains south of Crown King. Sponsored by the Dewey-Humboldt Historical Society. Pleasant 4-wheel drive trip that takes 2 ½ hours. TheDesertRat@mac.com

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

Above and Beyond the Call of Duty – an Evening of Honor, Courage, Sacrifice, 6:30 p.m. Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St.

Thursday, Sept. 26

Children read to a dog, 3:10 to 4:10 p.m., Dewey-Humboldt Town Library, 2735 S. Corral Street, Humboldt. prescottvalleyfun@gmail.com.

Window on Nature: Save the Dells: The Crossroads of Science, Political Advocacy and Real Estate, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Ave., Prescott. www.prescottaudubon.org.

Free Pickleball during Happy Hour, 5 to 8 p.m., Prescott Athletic Club, 1 Kingswood Drive. 928-227-3417.

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

Yappy Hour at Arizona Downs, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., Arizona Downs, 10501 E. Highway 89A, Prescott Valley. Arizona Downs is opening its venue and mile-long racetrack for the enjoyment of dogs and their humans. www.ArizonaDowns.com.

Sedona International Film Festival presents “Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool,” 4 and 7 p.m., Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

Friday, Sept. 27

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.

Emily Scott Robinson, 7 p.m. Elks Performing Arts Center's Crystal Hall, 117 E. Gurley St., #115.tickets are $30. www.folksessions.com.

Piano Men – Generations, 7 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Tickets are $25 for adults and $22 for seniors, available online at www.prescottelkstheater.com, by calling 928-777-1370 or at the door one hour prior to the performance.

Saturday, Sept. 28

Antique and Classic Car Show, 3 to 6 p.m., Chino Valley United Methodist Church, 735 E, Road 1 South, Chino Valley. Free admission. Donations accepted. 928-636-2969.

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

National Alpaca Farm days, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 10055 N. Dusty Road and 8260 E. Plum Creek Way, Prescott Valley. Live spinning and other fiber arts demos. www.ranchoftheoaks.com.

Contra Dance, 7:30 to 10 p.m., teaching at 7 p.m., First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley, Prescott. No partner needed. http://FolkHappens.org.

Yavapai Cattle Growers 86th annual pit BBQ & calf sale, noon, Maughan Ranch, Highway 89, Peeples Valley,

WWE Live, 7:30 p.m., Findlay Toyota Center, 3201 N. Main St. Tickets start at $21, www.ticketmaster.com. 928-772-1819 ext. 6060

“Dream Lover – A Salute to the Music of Bobby Darin,” 7 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Tickets are $25 for adults, $22 for seniors and $30 for opera box seats, available online at www.prescottelkstheater.com, by calling 928-777-1370 or at the door one hour prior to the performance.

Steep Canyon Rangers, 7:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., Tickets start at $32, www.ycpac.com.

Sedona International Film Festival presents “Rick Picks the Beatles,” 7 p.m., Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

Sunday, Sept. 29

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.

Lady Badgers Golf FUNdraiser Tournament, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Stoneridge, 1601 N. Bluff Top Drive, Prescott Valley. The Lady Badgers golf team is hosting. There will be prizes for winning teams of all females’ team and male/co-ed teams, longest drive (male and female), closest to pin and chance to win a car with hole in one. deb.fitzgerald@prescottschools.com, 928-445-2322 ext. 72147 or http://www.prescottbadgers.com.

Sedona International Film Festival presents “One Man, Two Guvnors,” 3 p.m., Mary D. Fisher Theatre, 2030 W. Highway 89A. www.sedonafilmfestival.org.

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