Americans Motorcycle Club and The Jackass Bar and Grill are having a benefit for childhood cancer Saturday, May 4. Bike ride sign up at Kmart at 9 a.m. Ride ends at the Jackass Bar. Food and raffle items. Outlawz will be playing from 3-4:30 p.m. and Havoc from 5-6:30 p.m. Please come out and support a great cause.
Historical Society Sale is Saturday
The Prescott Valley Historical Society will conduct its annual garage sale, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, May 4, at Barbara Burton's home, 2920 Prescott East Highway. All proceeds go to benefit the community.
Growing the best tomatoes subject of Saturday workshop
The Prescott Valley Community Garden presents Master Gardener Steve McIntyre at the Gardens from 9-11 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, to speak on which tomato varieties grow best in this area. Volunteers can stay to help plant tomato plants at the Garden, which is located behind the Albertson's store at Florentine and Lake Valley roads.
Free shred event on Saturday
In conjunction with Team Up to Clean Up and Recycle the Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a free Shred Event from 1 to 4 p.m. on Friday, May 3, at the chamber office, 7120 E. Pav Way.
"This is a perfect tie-in with Team Up to Clean Up and Recycle because now you can also get rid of personal and sensitive documents as part of your clean up plan," CEO Marnie Uhl said. "And we are pleased to again partner with Sir Speedy to offer this service to our community."
For more information contact the chamber at 928-772-8857.
Yavapai Soccer walk-up sign-ups Saturday
Yavapai Soccer will have its first walk-up sign-up of the year along with fall competitive team tryouts at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 4, at Mountain Valley Park Pavilion turf soccer field in Prescott Valley. They also offer a Tetra Brazil Soccer Clinic by Challenger British Soccer at 2 p.m. In between, starting at noon, Yavapai Soccer will conduct a park clean-up on to give back to the community that supports the league. For more information, visit www.yavapaisoccer.com.
D-H Little League needs donations for yard sale
Dewey Humboldt Little League is accepting donations for its annual yard sale fundraiser. They ask that items be in good condition for resale. Please contact the following for pick up and/or drop off: Tia Gunn at 602-618-9939 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or Jennifer McIntyre at email@example.com
National Day of Prayer observance
The Prescott Valley United Methodist Church at 8944 E. Sommer Dr., 3 blocks east of Navajo Dr., will be open for anyone wishing to pray for their nation, community, or their personal life during the National Day of Prayer, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 2.
Prayer cards will be available to be filled out and placed on rail to be prayed over all day. Candles may be lit in prayerful remembrance. This will be a quiet, peace-filled time of prayer. Everyone is invited.
Mahany piano recital is Saturday
Music educator and performer Michael Mahany will present 37 students in a formal evening recital at 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 4, at Prescott Community Church, 3151 Willow Creek Road in Prescott. The public is invited to attend the free recital featuring students ages 5 through 85, a variety of piano styles, and all levels of advancement.
For more information call 928-772-8627.
Nationwide Tuberculosis (TB) testing available
Tubersol®, used in the testing for Tuberculosis (TB), is once again available at Yavapai County Community Health Services. TB tests are available to anyone who requires one. For more information, contact the Yavapai County TB Control Program at 928-771-3134.
Learn about crop circles with IONS group
The Dewey-Humboldt Town IONS Community Group (Institute of Noetic Sciences) invites the community to hear about crop circles as part of its Honoring the Magnificence and Mystery of the Earth series from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, at the Dewey-Humboldt Town Library.
We will watch a DVD and discuss this most mysterious of subjects. As always, we appreciate contributions to the refreshment table and suggest you bring your own beverage container.
Register for workshops at Juneteenth Festival
The Prescott Jazz Society is celebrating its 20 year anniversary with the 15th Annual Juneteenth Jazz Splash Festival. The two-day collaboration with Arcosanti celebrates the Emancipation Proclamation, beginning at 11 a.m. on June 15 and 16.
The main stage will be filled with music throughout the day, headed up by legendary saxophonist Richie Cole. Top name jazz artists Billy Mitchell and Harold Land will represent the L. A. connection, along with the other performing artists. The Cannon Academy will present music clinics and also a music business workshop by author Billy Mitchell, whose book 'The Gigging Musician,' remains a very important resource for young musicians.
For more information, fees and registration go to: www.miltcannonacademy.com.
Vendors and volunteers are asked to contact Milt Cannon at 928-237-7908. For more information please go to www.pjazz.org.