Classes for the Taking (For fees and times, call the number provided.)
Arcosanti Workshop Programs offers the history of Arcosanti with lectures, tours, silt-casting, bell-making and half day hikes and hands-on opportunities; registration required http://Arcosanti.org/workshops or email email@example.com.
Blue Dragon Zen Center, 8474 E. Tracy Drive, Prescott Valley, offers Mantra service, Dharma Study and meditation; 928-642-3659.
CASA Senior Center, 9360 E. Manzanita Circle, Prescott Valley, offers Tai Chi, art classes, gentle exercise; 772-3337.
Dance Classes by Andy Smith, at Yavapai College, ballroom, rhythm, smooth, samba, American waltz; www.yc.edu.
Desert Rose Line Dancing, at Casa Senior Center in Prescott Valley; Sue, 775-8691.
Driver Education Course, A-1 Driving School of Arizona, 2485 Great Western Drive, Suite H, Prescott Valley; 772-1009; a1driving.net.
Family Law Division of Prescott Courthouse, offers a Divorce 101 Program; 771-3312.
Fusion of Movement, 6401 E. 2nd St., Suite D&E, Prescott Valley; offers dance, fitness, karate - all ages.
Genealogy for Seniors, Carol at 772-6583 or Susan at 445-5211 ext. 2601.
Health Hub Network offers free healthy happy hours hosted by professional health and wellness providers around the Prescott Area. www.healthhubnetowrk.com; 239-5656.
How-To-Workshops, at the Home Depot, 1941 E. Highway 69, Prescott, 771-8467; and 5500 E. Highway 69, Prescott Valley, 777-2400 or www.homedepot.com/clinics.
Independence Performing Arts Studio, 8623 E. Spouse Drive, Prescott Valley, offers hip hop, ballet, tap, dance fusion, belly dance, drama and theater, voice and music, Zumba and Latin heat, 772-2100, 642-7532, www.azindependance.com.
New Horizon Disability Empowerment Center, 8085 E. Manley Drive, Prescott Valley, offers a computer class for all skill levels. Deborah, 772-1266 ext. 301.
New Life offers community CPR and First Aid classes, 445-5024.
OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute - an organization for those 55 +) at Yavapai College, offering classes on a variety of subjects including literature, music, health, films, comparative religion, history, politics and more. OLLI office at 717-7634; www.yc.edu/olli.
Piano, Ms. America's Piano Studio, your home or hers, 308-3206.
Prescott Valley Parks and Recreation offers 50+ aerobics; 759-3090 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle, offers computer classes, 759-3036; math tutoring, 759-6196, email@example.com.
Quilt 'N Sew Connection, 6546 E. Second St., Suite A, Prescott Valley, offers embroidery, quilting, sewing, 775-9580.
Rockin' Horse Saloon, 6851 E. 1st Street, Prescott Valley, offers line dance lessons. Cindy, 499-1231.
Tennis/Tennis Drills, offered at the Armory, Cathy Low at 308-1008 or firstname.lastname@example.org; at Prescott High School, Cathy Low at 308-1008 or email@example.com; Bradshaw Mountain High School, Joe Borzello at 415-722-1276; Yavapai College, Cathy Low at 308-1008 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tri-City School of Music offers private lessons in guitar, piano and voice; Lise, 717-2555, www.tri-citymusic.net.
Tune It Up, 8349 E. Spouse Drive, Prescott Valley, offers musical instrument lessons, 772-5761.
U2CanPaint, at the Hobby Lobby in Prescott Valley, offers wet-on-wet oil classes and fun home parties, 541-1049 or www.U2CanPaint.com.
Volante Academy of the Arts, Prescott Valley, offers private lessons in guitar, piano, voice, art, drama and dance; Jan Luke at 772-1218.
Women's Self Defense once-a-month class, 6570 E. 6th St., Prescott Valley; www.prescottkarate.com; 308-8001.
YRMC Pendleton Fitness Center, 930 Division St., Prescott and 3262 N. Windsong Dr., Prescott Valley offers stretch, yoga stretch, PiYo, Zumba, drums alive, reach and memberships, 771-5794 (Prescott), 759-5920 (Prescott Valley).
Low Vision Support Group facilitated by Jack Clevenger, meets from 2 to 3:30 p.m. the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at Samaritan Windsong Villas, 3380 Windsong Drive, Prescott Valley. This group is meant to address the emotional well-being of those who lose their hearing later in life. For information, contact Terri Roza at T.Roza@wygc.org or call 445-5211 ext. 2672.
Humboldt Unified School District (HUSD) will be providing meals and snacks to students in Bright Futures PreSchool (BFPS) under the Child and Adult Food Program. HUSD assures the Arizona Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs Office, that all children at the sites described on the application forms are served the same meals at no separate charge. HUSD serves meals to enrolled children at no separate charge at the time the Program application is submitted. All participants are served the same meals at no separate charge regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. Any person who believes that he/she has been discriminated against in any USDA related activity should write immediately to the Secretary of Agriculture, Washington, DC 20250. Meals will be provided to enrolled students at Bright Futures Preschool located at 6411 North Robert Road in Prescott Valley, Ariz.
Blankets 4 Kids will be in front of Kohl's Department Store in Prescott Valley from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the first Saturday of each month collecting blankets, hats, scarves and stuffed animals for the needy kids in the quad-city area. Yarn is also needed for volunteers to make hats for the kids. Donation boxes are also at Kmart, JC Penney, Rowle Simmons Community Center, Walmart on Highway 69 and on Gail Gardner, Safeway in Chino Valley, Prescott and Prescott Valley, Kohl's, StoneRidge, Costco, VA Center - Building 15, Good Yarn Shop and the B4KS office in Prescott.
Franklin Phonetic School, a National Blue Ribbon school, is accepting enrollment forms for the 2013-2014 school year. Franklin School has been in operation since 1996. They are a K-8 program of a traditional nature with an emphasis on academics as well as the fine arts. Franklin School is a public charter school. There is no fee to attend. To obtain an enrollment form, call the school at 775-6747 or come by the school at 6116 E. Highway 69, Prescott Valley.