Calendar of Events

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Apr
25
Thu
Free Non-Fasting Health Screenings @ Camp Verde Community Library
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Know Your Numbers?
Choose Your Lifestyle!
NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY
For more information, call 928-853-0879
9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Thursday,
April 25, 2019

Free Non-Fasting Health Screenings
Cholesterol • Diabetes • Blood Pressure

Understanding Comfort Care – A Guide for Families & Caregivers @ American Lutheran Church
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm

Understanding Comfort Care – A Guide for Families & Caregivers” is a free Senior Connection Speakers Bureau presentation to occur Thursday, April 25 from 12-1pm at American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Dr, Prescott.
Presenter Pamela Cregger, Kindred Hospice, will discuss what Comfort Care is and is not, when is it time for comfort care, common myths about hospice, and finding hope through Comfort Care.
RSVPs appreciated to [email protected] or (928) 778-3747. For a complete schedule of upcoming presentations, visit www.SeniorConnection.us

Alzheimer’s Presentation @ Prescott Valley Library
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm

Alzheimer’s Presentation @ Prescott Valley Public Library – Dementia Conversations

Join us Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Prescott Valley Library (7401 East Skoog Blvd. Prescott Valley) for Alzheimer’s Presentation – Dementia Conversations.

Dementia Conversations will offer tips on how to have honest and caring conversations with family members. This program will help with going to the doctor, deciding when to stop driving, making legal & financial plans, and more.

This is a free event. Registration is not required, but space is limited

Thursday, April 25, 2019

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Crystal Room

More information – 928.759.3040

Apr
27
Sat
Plants Galore & More Sale @ Big Park Community School
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Sedona Area Garden Club’s Annual “Plants Galore & More” Sale

Saturday, April 27

9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

At Big Park Community School

25 West Saddlehorn Road, Village of Oak Creek

Come shop among our Plants Galore—indoor & outdoor plants, herbs, bulbs; and “More”—pots, garden,psa and patio items. Also, hand-made cork trivets, sturdy bib gardening aprons, and herb and floral sachets. Buy a chance on popular raffle items. All proceeds go to support Sedona Area Garden Club’s community projects.

Drop-Off Day, Dump the Drugs, and Shred-A-Thon Event! @ Flagstaff Police Department parking lot
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Drop-Off Day
Join Elevated Shredding, Flagstaff Police Department, Coconino County Sheriff’s Office, Ponderosa Medical Waste Services, Electronic Responsible Recyclers (ER2), Flagstaff Hazardous Products Center, Coconino County Public Works, and Flagstaff Sustainability Program for a Drop-Off Day, Dump the Drugs, and Shred-A-Thon Event!

Put your waste in the right place! Come to the Flagstaff Police Department parking lot (911 E. Sawmill Rd) on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 from 10 am-2 pm to drop off expired or unwanted medications, sensitive documents, aerosol cans, latex paint, CFLs, fluorescent tubes, batteries, ink and toner, and electronic waste such as computers, printers and televisions.

We will be collecting up to two banker boxes of sensitive documents per person for on site shredding.

No drugs, electronic waste, tires or paper from commercial sites will be accepted.
*Car seats are no longer accepted at this event.

If you have questions, please contact Maggie Twomey at (928) 213-2144 or [email protected]

Dump the Drugs Day
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Safe Disposal of unused or expired prescription drugs

Greater Prescott Area:
Chino Valley Police Dept.
Prescott Police Dept.
Prescott Valley Police Dept.
Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office
Yavapai College Police Department – Prescott Campus
Verde Valley Area
Camp Verde Marshal’s Office
Clarkdale Police Dept.
Cottonwood Police Dept.
Jerome Police Dept.
Sedona Police Dept.
Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office
Yavapai College Police Department – Clarkdale Campus

World Tai Chi and Qigong Day @ Bradshaw Mountain Middle School gym
Apr 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

World Tai Chi and Qigong Day will be celebrated on Saturday, April 27
> from 10:30-Noon in the Bradshaw Mountain Middle School gym located at
> 12255 E Turquoise Circle in Dewey. World Tai Chi and Qigong Day is in
> its 20th year and is celebrated on the last Saturday of April in more
> than 85 countries around the globe. This event is free and open to the
> public. Many local Tai Chi and Qigong instructors will be available to
> answer questions. There will be demonstrations of various forms of Tai
> Chi and Qigong with an opportunity for audience participation.

Ahoy to Summer Children’s Health & Wellness Fair @ Flagstaff Aquaplex
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

This event is free and open to the public. Explore all of the fun summer activities and camps Flagstaff has to offer your little scallywags and get a jump start on back to school readiness before the school year even ends!

Join North Country HealthCare on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 for Ahoy to Summer Children’s Health & Wellness Fair! Hosted at the Flagstaff Aquaplex, this event is free and open to the public. Explore all of the fun summer activities and camps Flagstaff has to offer your little scallywags and get a jump start on back to school readiness before the school year even ends! Click to print the 2019 Ahoy to Summer Flyer.

FREE on-site health screenings, education & services
FREE on-site sports physicals
FREE swim pass (for those who complete an event passport)
LEARN about water, sun & medication safety
FUN activity stations, music, balloon artists, face painting, raffle prizes, giveaways & much more
Ahoy to summer, and anchors aweigh to health!

May
2
Thu
Yoga with Cats @ Humane Society of Sedona
May 2 @ 4:00 pm
Yoga with Cats @ Humane Society of Sedona

Come meet the Humane Society of Sedona’s adoptable cats while doing a yoga class for all levels every first Thursday of the month from 4-5pm. A Seven Centers Yoga Arts instructor will guide you through downward dog and other poses while the cats look on, or even participate! Part of $15 donation goes to help find the shelter animals new homes. Register online or call 928-282-4679 as space is limited.

  • Admission: $15
  • Time: From: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

May
5
Sun
City of Prescott Fire Fuels Mitigation Grant
May 5 @ 10:00 am

The City of Prescott has allocated $7,500 for a fuels mitigation grant to be administered by the Prescott Fire Department. With the typical dry weather and high potential for fire during this time of year, the City seeks to raise awareness and action to protect against fire threats.

The City is offering up to 15 matching grants of $500 each to residents of the City of Prescott. To be considered for this grant the applicant must submit an estimate of at least $1,000 worth of mitigation work and can then apply for the $500 grant. Work done should create defensible space to include cutting or clearing of brush, trees, and the removal of ladder fuels. The deadline to apply is May 17, 2019 and work must be completed no later than May 31, 2019 and may occur after confirmation of a grant award. These grants are first come, first serve after meeting the following requirements:

1. The property must be located in the Prescott City limits.

2. The property must be located in the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) Zone as designated by the City of Prescott.

3. The property must be located in a current Firewise Community.

4. Residents must complete the online application requirements.

5. The applicant must be the property owner or have the written permission of the property owner.

Up to 15 successful applicants will be contacted and a representative from the Fire Department will come to the site and meet with the applicant to discuss the best way to perform mitigation work on the property. The work will need to be completed prior to receiving the matching funds and only one grant will be awarded to each successful applicant.

To apply for the grant, please visit the City’s website at www.prescott-az.gov where information will be found on the homepage.