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Yarnell Country Fair set for Saturday, Sept. 15

Fair will raise money for Meals on Wheels

Enjoy a day in Yarnell-Peeples Valley at the second annual Country Fair, a fundraiser for Meals on Wheels, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Peeples Valley Historic School, 18205 Highway 89.

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Model Aviators to hold ‘Fun Fly’ Sept. 22

Professional model airplane pilot to be in attendance

Next weekend will provide an ample opportunity for that sentiment to take place with the Chino Valley Model Aviators holding its 12th annual Steve Crowe Fun Fly.

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Chino Valley Police Foundation to host inaugural luau Sept. 22

Good fundraiser with delicious food, president says

The Chino Valley Police Foundation is holding its inaugural Hawaiian Luau next weekend at Memory Park.

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Chekhov’s first play coming to Arcosanti Sept. 28-29

While the original play ran five hours, LAARK Production’s take on the Russian playwright Anton Chekhov’s first play, “Wild Honey,” will not be near as long, playing 2.5 hours.

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Book Review: ‘Junior Bonner’ behind the scenes

When bull-rider Junior Bonner (Steve McQueen) comes home to Prescott for the rodeo, he swings by the house of his father, Ace Bonner (Robert Preston), to find him gone, the property being bulldozed for a housing development being built by his brother, Curly Bonner (Joe Don Baker).

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Sue Orr wins ninth annual Prescott Idol finale

‘One of the closest’ competitions, says host

Despite never even planning on competing in the first place, Sue Orr was named this year’s Prescott Idol winner, dazzling judges with a rendition of “Never Enough” at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center Thursday night, Sept. 6.

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Now Playing: Sept. 7

Movies playing at Harkins Theatres, 7202 Pav Way, Prescott Valley (Highway 69 between Glassford Hill and Lake Valley roads). 928-775-7444; www.harkins.com.

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Gallery Guide: Sept. 7

Gallery Guide: Sept. 7

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Scottish Band stops in Prescott during 50th year tour Sunday Sept. 9

Scotland’s premiere traditional band, the Tannahill Weavers, are touring across the United States in celebration of their 50th year as a band and one stop is right here in Prescott as part of the Celtic Concert Series.

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Gallery hosting third annual Art SWOOP for Art Education Saturday

SWOOP in for art education

Tis Art Gallery is holding its third annual Art SWOOP for Art Education this weekend with all the money going towards children’s art education.

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Women musicians, artists celebrate the natural world during Sept. 9 festival

The Highlands Center for Natural History is hosting a festival in the forest with many talented women musicians, artists, dancers and storytellers.

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Pink Floyd tribute returns to Prescott Valley Saturday, Sept. 8

Great Gig in the Sky, known as Arizona’s premiere Pink Floyd tribute act, is coming back to Prescott Valley for a third time.

KornuKopia Calendar: Sept. 8 - Sept. 16

Ongoing Yavapai County Fair, Thursday, Sept. 6-Sunday, Sept. 9, 9 a.m. Prescott Rodeo Grounds, 840 Rodeo Drive.

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Auditions this week for ‘Beauty and the Beast Jr.’

Auditions for Disney’s “Beauty & the Beast Jr.” will take place at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, at the Hillside Community Church, 937 Ruth St., Prescott.

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Prescott Center for the Arts strikes balance in upcoming season

Prescott Center for the Arts has a full season of shows lined up for 2018-19 — with the first right around the corner.

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Yavapai County Fair starts Sept. 6 in Prescott

The Yavapai County Fair is set to start Thursday, Sept. 6, and carnival wristbands are already on sale at the Prescott Rodeo Grounds office.

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Now Playing: August 31

Movies playing at Harkins Theatres, 7202 Pav Way, Prescott Valley (Highway 69 between Glassford Hill and Lake Valley roads). 928-775-7444; www.harkins.com.

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Gallery Guide: Aug. 31

Gallery Guide: Aug. 31

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Blues Alliance puts on blues harp festival Saturday

The Northern Arizona Blues Alliance is set to put on an entire festival dedicated to the blues harp, according to its president, Christian Berry.

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Family fun Saturday at Chino’s Territorial Days

Caps off with 68th annual Corn Dinner and school district’s 100th birthday party

Though Territorial Days’ Sequins and Saddles kickoff Friday, Aug. 31, is more of an adult event, the Territorial Days celebration held Saturday, Sept. 1, offers fun for the whole family, said Chino Valley Area Chamber of Commerce Director Lorette Brashear.

KornuKopia Calendar: Aug. 31 - Sept. 9

Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 1-2, Labor Day Harvest Festival, noon, Granite Creek Vineyards, 2515 N. Road 1 East, Chino Valley. $10 for general public, $7 for Case Club Members. 928-636-2003, info@granitecreekvineyards.com.

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Phoenix Symphony returns for new season Sept. 30

The Yavapai Symphony Association is bringing back the Phoenix Symphony for the 2018-19 season with performances at the Yavapai College Performing Arts Center.

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Gentle humor was the lifeblood of playwright Neil Simon

When master playwright Neil Simon accepted the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in 2006, he was visibly nervous. But his gentle humor was evident.

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Movie Review: BlacKkKlansman a first-rate suspense drama

BLACKkKLANSMAN is based on a true story of events in Colorado Springs in the 1970’s. It deals with the conflict between the Ku Klux Klan and the city police.