|A teen dresses up for a previous event. The SAFE Con Sci-Fi Anime convention is March 29.|
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Sci-fi Anime Fantasy event is March 29 at PV public library
The Prescott Valley Public Library will host a free S.A.F.E. Con Sci-Fi Anime convention for all things geek from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, at 7401 E. Civic Circle.
Participants may enjoy Game On, martial arts, refreshments, cosplay contest and interact with professional artists Dave Beaty, Moses Siregar, Alec Kozak and Match Stick Rush. A live radio remote will be on the premises.
For more information about the event, contact Roy Jenkins at 928-759-6192 or Jolanta Feliciano at 928-759-3042.
Gorham to speak Saturday about book on Dewey-Humboldt
J.P. Gorham will speak about his new book, "Dewey-Humboldt," and be available for signing from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 22, in the lower level of the Dewey-Humboldt Museum, 12925 E. Main St., Humboldt.
The book is about the history of the area and includes many photographs.
Talk to focus on crisis management, planning ahead March 27
The Senior Connection invites seniors and family caregivers to attend "Crisis Management: Don't Wait 'til It's Too Late - Plan Ahead" from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 27, at American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive, Prescott.
Ron Goldman, founder of Arizona Elder Care, LLC, will explain the numerous options available for seniors based on factors including health, financial and residential living needs, as well as how to communicate one's decisions to family members.
The non-commercial, educational presentation is free and open to the public. RSVPs appreciated to Debbie Stewart at Debbie@SeniorConnection.us or call 928-778-3747. For a complete schedule of upcoming presentations, visit www.SeniorConnection.us/speakersbureau.html.
Hearing loss support group seeks participants
Terri Roza, coordinator of the Senior Peer Prevention Program of WYGC, has announced a hearing loss group that needs participants.
The group meets at Samaritan Windsong Villas on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month from 2 to 3:30 p.m. This group is meant to address the emotional well-being of those who lose their hearing later in life.
8-week workshop's topic is living well with a disability
New Horizons Disability Empowerment Center is presenting an eight-week, 16-hour workshop for adults entitled Living Well with a Disability.
This free workshop will run Wednesdays from March 26 through May 14 from 1 to 3 p.m. Workbooks will be provided.
To sign up, call Deborah at 772-1266, ext. 301. Class size is limited. Living Well workshop participants report improvement in outlook and positive changes in daily activity. The Prescott Noon Lions provided a portion of funding for this workshop.
New Horizons is a fragrance-free, accessible facility at 8085 E. Manley Drive in Prescott Valley and is a nonprofit organization providing services to individuals with disabilities including information and referrals, advocacy, independent living skills, peer mentoring, computer classes, employment and Ticket to Work programs, and transportation services.
Teens invited to St. Patrick's Day celebration March 21
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with activities, games, refreshments, and make a lucky shamrock at the Irish Day for Teens.
Participants may enjoy this free annual event from 2:30 to 5 p.m. on Friday, March 21, in the Crystal Room of the Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle.
Contact Jolanta Feliciano for more information at 928-759-3042.
Expo to expose health, lifestyle tips promoting bone health, business
Soroptimist International presents a Bone Health and Business Expo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 22, at Stepping Stones Agencies Step One Café, 6719 E. 2nd St., Prescott Valley.
Attendees will learn how proper diet, exercise and lifestyle can make all the difference in bone health and overall body health for you and those you care about.
Legion presents fashion show on Saturday to benefit veterans
American Legion Auxiliary Gary Streeter Post 108 is sponsoring a fashion show with clothes by Christopher & Banks and SMART girls Resale Fashion, starting with a luncheon at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 22, at the Prescott Valley United Methodist Church, 8944 E. Sommer.
Tickets are $15 and proceeds go to help veterans programs and their families. For more information, call 928-772-9563, or Diane MacKaben at 928-759-9385.
Want some more corned beef? Church offers dinner Thursday
Did you miss your corned beef dinner on St. Patty's Day? Come to an Irish Dinner at 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 20, at Prescott Valley United Methodist Church,
8944 E. Sommer, Prescott Valley. Tickets $10 at door.
Police Foundation fundraiser is March 24 at Fireside Grill
Prescott Valley Police Foundation will co-host a fundraiser at Fireside Grill from 4 p.m. to close on Monday, March 24. Fireside will donate 10 percent of all sales to the Police Foundation to support our police officers. The foundation is focused on providing safety equipment for officers and support staff. Murder Mystery tickets also will be available that night.
Salute to Heroes event at Tim's on March 29
The Arizona Sundogs hockey team presents its fourth annual Salute to Heroes and Veterans Appreciation Day from 3 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, in the parking lot of Tim's Toyota Center.
Among the activities will be K-9 demonstrations by the Prescott Valley Police Department, demonstrations on how the "jaws of life" extrication tools work, live music, food, and a Classic and Corvettes Car Show (all cars are welcome).
A limited number of tickets for the Arizona Sundogs game are available for veterans for $5 at the Sundogs table.
The Bigfoot Monster Truck Demo and Car Crush begins at 5 p.m. Enter to win two sets of tires or 20 free oil changes from Sun Valley Tire and Auto Service, also at the Sundogs table.
Free prom attire for teens
The Priceless Prom Project, sponsored by North Star Youth Partnership and Tri-City College Prep High School, makes it possible for any quad city area high school students to select free prom outfits and accessories.
Dresses, purses, shoes and jewelry are available as well as some tuxedos suits, dress shirts and ties for boys.
The event will take place from 3 to 5:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 25, through Friday, March 28, at the Bulleri Professional Building, 122 N. Cortez St., Suite 306, in Prescott.
For more information, contact Krystal Koons at 928-713-2306 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Healthy Kids Day is April 12
On April 12, the Prescott YMCA will celebrate Healthy Kids Day with a free community event that encourages kids to get moving and families to get healthier.
As the school year draws closer to an end, it is crucial for kids to stay active and maintain a certain level of physical activity.
Healthy Kids Day starts at 10 a.m. with a scavenger hunt. Kids will visit several parts of the Y's campus and get involved with gymnastics, dance and obstacle course and water safety. At noon, a healthy snack is offered to all participants and the day will end with free swimming starting at 1 p.m.
For more information,contact Mary Byrne at 928-445-7221 or email@example.com.
Team Up to Clean Up
The 18th annual Team Up to Clean Up starts at 9 a.m. on May 3, in the Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce parking lot. The chamber seeks businesses and organizations to be $100 sponsors. Each major sponsor's name goes on T-shirts given to volunteers who come out and participate in making Prescott Valley shine.
Contact Bev Oleson at firstname.lastname@example.org, to sponsor.