Bluegrass Gospel Band to perform Sunday
Mountain View Baptist Church is in its second year of hosting fun, family entertainment at their Gospel Concerts on the last Sunday afternoon of each month at 5:30 p.m.
Whistle Stop performs on March 28, and consists of the Pearse family: mom and dad, Carol and Greg Pearson, and two daughters, Brittany, 20, and Briana, 17. They are a traditional bluegrass/gospel band with the unique sound of three female vocalists.
Their love of bluegrass started on a camping trip to Wickenburg in 1995 when they became aware of bluegrass music. Since then, Whistle Stop has won many bluegrass festival awards.
The free performance runs from 5:30-6:30 p.m. followed by
refreshments and a Gospel Jam will follow. Musicians invited to jam. Love offering will be accepted.
Spring Fling at HES Friday
Humboldt Elementary School announces its annual Spring Fling celebration from 5-7:30 p.m. this Friday, March 26.
HES invites the public to enjoy food, games, and lots of fun with a Mexican fiesta theme, including a salsa contest with a cash prize for the winner. Contact Lori Dodge at 759-4400 to enter. Games include cookie booths, Mexican jumping beans, cakewalk, karaoke, and a dunk tank. Tickets for games are 25 cents.
HUSD April parent workshops
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren support group meets the first and third Tuesdays from 10-11:30 a.m. at Bradshaw Mountain High School East campus, Rm. 422, 6411 N. Robert Rd., Prescott Valley. For more information, call 759-5109 or 717-3272 ext. 152.
Learn how to reduce problem behavior, give clear messages, stay calm, and teach your child self-control with Common Sense Parenting classes on Thursdays, April 8, 15, 22, 28 and May 6, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Washington Traditional School, 300 E. Gurley, Prescott. Childcare is provided. Call 717-3272 ext. 153 for more information.
Love and Logic: Early childhood parenting made fun! offers parents practical solutions to everyday challenges for children ages 0-6, on Friday, April 16, from 12:30-2 p.m. at the Bright Futures Preschool at BMHS East Campus. Childcare is provided. Call 759-5109 for more information.
Becoming a Love and Logic Parent, a six-week class that offers simple parenting techniques on clear communication and teaching responsible behavior, begins Wednesday, April 21, from 6-8 p.m., and five more Wednesdays, ending May 26, at Territorial Elementary School, 1088 Mahan Lane, Chino Valley. Childcare is provided. Call 717-3272 ext. 153 for more information.
Beth Dunn presents an interactive question and answer session on issues that affect families in Family Matters, Thursday, April 22, in the Glassford Hill Middle School library, 6901 Panther Path, Prescott Valley (off Glassford Hill Rd.). Childcare is provided. For more information, call 759-5109.
Dr. Marshall Kane, HUSD school psychologist, will conduct Adolescents and Self-Harm, an interactive discussion examining the causes and interventions for such behaviors as cutting on Monday, April 26, from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Glassford Hill Middle School library, 6901 Panther Path, Prescott Valley (off Glassford Hill Rd.). Childcare is provided. For more information, call 759-5109.
BMHS Mr. Bradshaw contest Friday
Bradshaw Mountain High School will present its annual Mr. Bradshaw contest this Friday, March 26, in the main campus gymnasium.
Ten senior finalists will vie for the title through various competitions, such as tuxedo (rental donated by Elegant Brides), school spirit, talent, and question and answer.
The student body nominated 15 boys, and then voted to select the top 10 for the contest. Finalists were announced at the recent Prom Expo.
In alphabetical order, finalists are: Kevin Allenbaugh, Alberto Armenta Farmer, Jeremiah Hernandez, Colter McCarty, Jesus Meza, Justin Moody, Jordan Rommel, Dallas Sandberg, Cole Schweizer, and Josh VanDyke.
Doors open at 6 p.m. for the 6:30 p.m. event. Admission is $5. Proceeds go directly to prom costs.
Prom tickets will be sold at the door as well.