Calendar of Events

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Oct
23
Wed
Nurture with Nature discussion panel @ Flagstaff Medical Center's McGee Auditorium
Oct 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Northern Arizona Healthcare invites the community to the Nurture with Nature discussion panel from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23, at Flagstaff Medical Center’s McGee Auditorium, 1200 N. Beaver St. The panel will explore the benefits of nature-themed art in improving mental health and wellness with experts from across Northern Arizona. Speakers will include Annette McGivney, NAU journalism professor and author of Pure Land; Nat White, emeritus astronomer and 2013 Arizona Daily Sun Citizen of the Year; and Della Yurick, National Park Service ranger of Grand Canyon National Park’s Phantom Ranch.

The discussion panel is in conjunction with the opening of an NAH colleague art show of works featuring the natural world intended to help soothe the mind. Art will be displayed in the FMC Café and the McGee Lobby.

For more information about the Nurture with Nature discussion panel, contact Kathryn Nelson at 928-773-2484 or email [email protected]

It’s a New Era at NAH shaped by a rapidly changing industry driven by experience, quality and the cost of care. In the New Era, NAH is committed to creating an amazing experience for our partners – the colleagues, physicians, providers, patients and other organizations who collaborate to support the health and wellness of our families, friends and neighbors.

NAH is improving health, healing people by providing always better care to every person, every time across the healthcare continuum through services at Flagstaff Medical Center, Verde Valley Medical Center, Verde Valley Medical Center – Sedona Campus, Northern Arizona Healthcare – Camp Verde Campus, Northern Arizona Healthcare – Village of Oak Creek, Northern Arizona Healthcare Medical Group – Flagstaff, Verde Valley Medical Clinic, the Cancer Centers of Northern Arizona Healthcare, Northern Arizona Healthcare Orthopedic Surgery Center, EntireCare Rehab & Sports Medicine, Weight Management Clinic, the Heart & Vascular Center of Northern Arizona, Guardian Air and Guardian Medical Transport. We also provide comprehensive imaging, laboratory and pharmacy services throughout the region. Many of the services we provide, including The Taylor House and Valley View Care, receive major funding through the Northern Arizona Healthcare Foundation.

For more information on NAH programs and services, visit NAHealth.com. “Like” NAH on Facebook by searching Northern Arizona Healthcare Flagstaff and Northern Arizona Healthcare Verde Valley. Follow NAH on Instagram by searching Northern Arizona Healthcare.

Oct
24
Thu
Compassus Hospice of Sedona, Life After Loss grief support groups: @ Sedona Community Center,
Oct 24 @ 10:30 am
Compassus Hospice of Sedona, Life After Loss grief support groups:
Every Thursday 10:30 – 12:00 at the Sedona Community Center, 2615 Melody Lane, Sedona
2nd and 4th Thursday 10:30 -12:00 at the Cottonwood Library, 100 S 6th St, meeting room A, Cottonwood
This is an open group for anyone who has lost a loved one.
De-Mystifying Medicare – Clearing Up the Confusion” @ American Lutheran Church
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm

“De-Mystifying Medicare – Clearing Up the Confusion” is a free Senior Connection Speakers Bureau presentation to occur Thursday, October 24 from noon-1pm at American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Dr, Prescott. Presenter Lupe Aguilera – Brown & Brown Insurance, will help make sense of the many options available, including Part A, B, C, D, Medicare Advantage Plans and Supplemental Plans.

RSVPs appreciated to [email protected] or (928) 778-3747. For a complete schedule of upcoming presentations, visit  www.SeniorConnection.us

Oct
25
Fri
Riordan Mansion Halloween Tours
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm

Fall is a great time of year for a story and the Riordan Mansion provides a perfect backdrop. Tour through this beautiful historic house and hear tales of the fantastic and the factual. The tours are recommended for ages twelve and older.

Tours will be held on October 25, 26, 29, and 30. Tours begin on the hour at 7:00 pm, 8:00 pm and 9:00 pm. $15.00 advance ticket purchase is required.  

Call 928-779-4395 for reservations.

Oct
26
Sat
Open House and Pancake Breakfast @ Kadampa World Peace Temple 
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open House and Pancake Breakfast at the new Kadampa World Peace Temple located at 6701 E Mountain Ranch Road in Williams, AZ on October 26th from 8am -12pm. Enjoy a guided tour of the temple, try a simple breathing meditation and meet the community. For more information contact the International Kadampa Retreat Center Grand Canyon 928-637-6232 or MeditationInNorthernArizona.org.
ZooFest at Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary @ Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary
Oct 26 @ 9:00 am

Join Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary for our annual ZooFest celebration. This event will take place on October 26th, & 27th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Festivities will include games, bounce house, maze, special animal feedings, crafts, animal encounters, special demonstrations, concessions and much more!

Event is free with paid admission. Bring in a non-perishable food item for Yavapai County Food Bank and receive $1 off admission. Limit one-dollar discount per person.

For more information please call (928)778-4242 or visit www.heritageparkzoo.org

HPZS is a local not-for-profit, 501 (c) (3) wildlife sanctuary and education facility dependent on our community for support. We are open to the public year-round and available for educational out-reach programs on request. We are also a conservation triage staging facility to more than 200 injured wild animals every year.

HPZS, everybody’s home-town zoo!

16th Annual Celebraciones de la Gente, a lively Day of the Dead festival
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am

Celebrate cultural traditions at the 16th Annual Celebraciones de la Gente, a lively Day of the Dead festival. Rooted in community, this weekend-long event is presented in partnership with Flagstaff’s Nuestras Raíces. Don’t miss fine art and unique crafts, music and dancing, colorful and elaborate ofrendas (altars), insightful heritage programs and Day of the Dead inspired crafts for the kids.

Admission
Weekend Pass: $18 adult, $12 youth
Daily Admission: $12 adult; $8 youth (11-17), student & American Indian (with ID); children under 10 free.

Courtyard After Dark Saturday, October 26, 5-8 pm
Enjoy an evening viewing of the community ofrendas (altars) against a backdrop of candlelight and strolling mariachi music. Mexican hot chocolate and pan dulce (sweet bread) available for purchase. Dress warm!
Courtyard After Dark Admission: Included with festival admission or $6 per person. Children under 10 free.

Schedule of Events

Saturday

10:00 am – Sugar Skulls Decorating with Nuestras Raices

10:45 am – Ballet Folklorico de Colores

11:30 pm – Mariachi Sol Azteca performance

12:00 pm – Colton Community Garden Activities

12:10 pm – Comparza Texalpan

12:30 pm – An Extraordinary Journey with Amanda Blanco

1:15 pm – Ballet Folklorico de Colores

2:00 pm – Ofrenda Tour with Nuestras Raices

2:45 pm – Cumbia, Salsa, and Merengue: Oh My! with the Latin Dance Collective

3:30 pm – Mariachi Sol Azteca performance

4:00 pm – Comparza Texalpan

4:30 pm – Ofrendas 101 with Delia Ceballos Muñoz

5:00 pm – Courtyard After Dark

Sunday

10:00 am – Sugar Skulls Decorating with Nuestras Raices

10:45 am – Ballet Folklorico de Colores

11:00 am – Mariachi Marisol performance

11:45 pm – Mariachi Sol Azteca performance

12:30 pm – An Extraordinary Journey with Amanda Blanco

1:00 pm – Cumbres Performance

1:15 pm – Ballet Folklorico performance

2:00 pm – History of Families with Nuestras Raices

2:45 pm – Cumbia, Salsa, and Merengue: Oh My! with the Latin Dance Collective

3:30 pm – Cultural Commonalities with Ed Kabotie

4:15 pm – Mariachi Sol Azteca performance

4:45 pm – Closing Processional

Free Genealogy Workshop
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

“The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is hosting a free Genealogy Workshop
on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
7885 E. Long Look Drive, Prescott Valley, Arizona.
All are welcome
Come and learn about Descendancy, tips and tricks, sign up for a Family Tree Account.
Some lucky Genealogist will win a DNA kit.”

Riordan Mansion Halloween Tours
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm

Fall is a great time of year for a story and the Riordan Mansion provides a perfect backdrop. Tour through this beautiful historic house and hear tales of the fantastic and the factual. The tours are recommended for ages twelve and older.

Tours will be held on October 25, 26, 29, and 30. Tours begin on the hour at 7:00 pm, 8:00 pm and 9:00 pm. $15.00 advance ticket purchase is required.  

Call 928-779-4395 for reservations.

Oct
27
Sun
ZooFest at Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary @ Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am

Join Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary for our annual ZooFest celebration. This event will take place on October 26th, & 27th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Festivities will include games, bounce house, maze, special animal feedings, crafts, animal encounters, special demonstrations, concessions and much more!

Event is free with paid admission. Bring in a non-perishable food item for Yavapai County Food Bank and receive $1 off admission. Limit one-dollar discount per person.

For more information please call (928)778-4242 or visit www.heritageparkzoo.org

HPZS is a local not-for-profit, 501 (c) (3) wildlife sanctuary and education facility dependent on our community for support. We are open to the public year-round and available for educational out-reach programs on request. We are also a conservation triage staging facility to more than 200 injured wild animals every year.

HPZS, everybody’s home-town zoo!