4/10/2013 8:09:00 AM What's Happening: April 10, 2013
(Editor's note: Organization Leaders: Please contact the Chino Valley Review as soon as you make a change to update information about your organization listed in What's Happening.)
The Chino Valley Town Council meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at 6 p.m. at Town Hall, 202 N. Highway 89. Agendas are posted 24 hours in advance. Call 636-2646.
Chino Valley Parks & Recreation Advisory Board meet the first Tuesday of each month at 4 p.m., at the Aquatic Center, 1615 N. Road 1 East. Call 636-9780.
The Chino Valley Planning and Zoning Commission meets the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 6 p.m. at Town Hall, 202 N. Highway 89. The commission posts agendas 24 hours in advance. Call 636-2646.
The Chino Valley Unified School District Board of Trustees meets the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Locations vary. The district office posts agendas 24 hours in advance. Call 636-2458.
The Paulden Area Community Organization (PACO) meets the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Paulden Area Community Center, 24050 Marblehead Avenue, Paulden. Contact email@example.com or call 925-4030 or 636-0520.
The Chino Valley Senior Center Advisory Board meets the second Wednesday of each month at 9 a.m. at the Senior Center, 1021 W. Butterfield Road. Call 636-9114.
The Chino Valley Fire District Board meets the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Station 61, 1133 W. Road 3 North. Call 636-2442.
Mingus Springs Charter School's Board meets the third Tuesday of each month at 3:30 p.m., 3600 Sunset. Call 636-4766.
First Southern Baptist Church, located at 1524 N. Highway 89, Chino Valley, is starting an open gym night on Mondays from 6 to 8 p.m. Volleyball starts Feb. 8. Call 636-2014.
American Legion Post 40, Road 3 South in Chino Valley lunches every third Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Soup and sandwiches available for $5. Open to the public. Call 636-2020.
Chino Valley Cruisers Car Club meets the first Friday of each month to display their classic cars at McDonalds parking lot from 5-8 p.m. Call Jim at 636-2405 or 636-6943.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Chino Valley needs volunteers. Find out how to become a Big Brother/Sister or school mentor. Call 775-5336.
Chino Valley Canine Training Club meets the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Chino Valley Town Hall, 1020 W. Palomino Road. Call 636-9072.
High Desert Artists, meet the second Saturday of each month, at 1 p.m. at Chino Valley Senior Center, 1021 W. Butterfield. Call Alison 636-8467.
Discussion Support Group for those in the Chino Valley area experiencing a loss or working through grief. Meets the first and third Wednesday of each month at 9 a.m. at the Chino Valley United Methodist Church, 735 E. Road 1 South. Call Nancy at 636-9377.
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren support group at First Southern Baptist Church, 1524 N. Highway 89, the first Tuesday of each month from 9-10:30 a.m. Call 925-6652.
Chino Valley Elks Lodge #2842 meets the irst and third Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Chino Valley Senior Center, 1021 W. Butterfield Road. Bingo games are every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. for the Early Bird game, at St. Catherine's Laboure Catholic Church, 2602 N. Highway 89 in Chino Valley. Call 636-9920.
The Toolbox is a weekly group that meets on Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. at the Chino Valley Senior Center, 1021 W. Butterfield, for anyone providing care for another to find friendship and empathetic listening. Call 636-9114.
High Desert Bead Society of Northern Arizona meets the third Saturday of the month from 1-3 p.m. at Mountain Artist Guild Gallery, 228 N. Alarcon, Prescott. Call 708-0413. Memberships available.
Weight Loss Support Group meet at 6 p.m. each Thursday in the fellowship hall at the Chino Valley Community Church, corner of Road 3 North and Highway 89. Call Elsie 899-1819.
Visually Impaired & Blind Independent Living skills, a free state program, provides in-home skills instruction in communication, home and personal management. Call 775-5857.
Chino Valley Quilt Guild meets the second Tuesday each month at First Southern Baptist Church, off Highway 89 at 9:30 a.m. Call Judy at 636-3778..
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD/ADHD) support group meets every second Monday in Chino Valley and every third Monday in Prescott. Call Marcia at 636-5160.
Discovery FFA meets the second Thursday each month at 4:15 p.m. in the Chino Valley High School Ag room. Call 636-2214.
Chino Valley FFA Alumni meet the second Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the AG Room at the Chino Valley High School. Call 636-2214.
Chino Valley Historical Society meets the second Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Chino Valley Senior Center, Road 1 West and Butterfield Road. All are welcome. For information, call Kay at 636-6011.
Chino Valley Noontimers Lions now meet at the Chino Valley Senior Center, 1121 W. Butterfield, on the first and third Tuesday at noon each month. They recruit men and women. Call Steve at (928) 237-7595.
Chino Valley Lioness Club meets the first and third Tuesday of the month at 9:30 a.m. at the Hope Lutheran Church on Road 2 North. All ladies are welcome. Call 583-0316.
Chino Valley Lions Club meets every Tuesday at 6:30 a.m. at the Chino Valley Senior Center, 1021 W. Butterfield Road. Everyone welcome. Call Jerry Miller 713-2053.
The Antelope Garden Club meets the first Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. at the Chino Valley Community Church. New members are welcome. Call Mary at 583-0889 or Bob at 636-2287.
Cooper Agriculture Center Development Committee meets the third Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. in the AG Room at Chino Valley High School. Call 636-2214
Chino Valley Friends of the Library meet at 11 a.m. the third Wednesday of each month at the Library. New members are always welcome. Call 583-0728.
Knights of Columbus meet at St. Catherine's Laboure Catholic Church, 2062 N. Highway 89, Chino Valley, at 7 p.m. the first Thursday each month. Call 636-4071.
Rotary Club of Chino Valley meets each Thursday at noon at Gabby's Restaurant, in Windy Valley Plaza in Chino Valley. Call Darryl at 636-3917 or Bruce at 636-1725.
Chino Valley Mounted Sheriff's Posse has a general meeting the first Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. at 5-M Ranch on Road 1 South. Contact 636-1245.
TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) meets Tuesday from 8-9:30 a.m. at the Chino Valley Senior Center, 1021 W. Butterfield Road. Everyone welcome. Call Jean 636-9353.
Mountain Spinner's & Weavers Guild meet third Saturday of each month, at 9 a.m., at American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Dr. Prescott. Programs begins at 10:30 a.m.
Chino Valley American Legion 636-2020.
United Animal Friends meets the second Friday of each month at 12:30 p.m. in the Prescott Canyon Estates Clubhouse, off Hwy 69, next to Lowe's in Prescott. Call 778-2924.
Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 10234 is seeking new members, especially Vietnam veterans. Call Norm
A "Tea Party" is held the first Saturday of each month at the Lavender Herb Farm, 1097 N. James Dr. in Chino Valley from 11 to 3 p.m. Cost per person is $15. For reservations call 636-5270.
Volunteers needed - The American Red Cross Prescott office needs a variety of volunteers, teens through seniors for morning or afternoon shifts. Call 445-4981.
Al-Anon meets Thursdays, 7-8 p.m. in an open meeting style at First Southern Baptist Church, 1524 N Hwy 89, (next to Buckaroo Market) in Chino Valley. Contact Janie at 636-9168.
FEAR(less) Anxiety Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month at Memory Park in Chino Valley at 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. All are Welcome. Call (928) 583-0150.
United Animal Friends (UAF) has a variety of opportunities for volunteers. Foster parents are needed for homeless cats and dogs. Other volunteers are needed at weekly adoption events and to provide transportation to adoption sights, vet appointments, etc. Help is also needed with fundraising, phone lines, and marketing. Animal lovers please call 778-2924.
The High Desert Artists meet the second Saturday of each month at 1 p.m. at the Chino Valley Senior Center on Road 1 West and Butterfield. Refreshments provided. Public and guests welcome. Call Chris at 583-0728.
The Arizona Old-Time Fiddlers free public concert the third Sunday of each month from 1-3 p.m. at the Orchard Ranch conference Hall, 11250 E. Highway 69 in Dewey. If you play an acoustic stringed instrument and are interested in joining the Old Time Fiddlers, call 237-8930. The practice jams are from 6-8 p.m. each Friday night.
Chino Valley Head Start Preschool has an infant/toddler program, a first time/teen mom program, and a preschool/daycare summer sessions. Open to children 0-5 years and free to income-eligible families in the tri-city area. Located at Road 1 West and Palomino Road. Call Toni Flournoy at 636-1076.
Chino Valley Breakaway/Latigos 4-H Club meets the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. at Chino Valley Senior Center, 1021 W. Butterfield. Youth ages 5-18 are welcome. Call 636-3348 or go to their website at chinovalley4-h.com.
Chino Valley High School Future Farmers of America meets the first Wednesday of each month at 5 p.m. in the AG Room at Chino Valley High School Call 636-2214.
Chino Valley Library Storytimes Mon. and Wed., pre-schoolers ages 3-6, from 10:30-11:15 a.m., Tuesdays, toddlers 18 months. to 2 years, 10-10:30 a.m. Stories, crafts, music.
Cub Scout Pack 617 is collecting aluminum cans to help save the planet, one can at a time. You can help by dropping them off at their barrels at J&M Feed and Ace Hardware in Chino Valley, or the Pink Store in Paulden. Call Bruce Goodman at 583-0925 for more info or to join the Pack.
Services, Clubs and Organizations outside Chino Valley and Paulden area
At a Well Woman Healthcheck, an ongoing Yavapai County Health Department program, eligible women can receive a free clinical breast exam, mammogram, pelvic exam and pap test to check for breast and cervical cancer.
Women must be 40 or older, have a limited income, have no insurance, or insurance that won't cover these services.
Eligible Chino Valley women can get the exams at the health department office at 1090 Commerce Drive, off Willow Creek Road, in Prescott.
Call the Prescott office at 442-5491 for more information and to make an appointment.
High Mountain Chorsdmen Barbershop Harmony Singers meet at 7 p.m. at Bradshaw Mountain High School choral room. Open to all men who love to sing. Call Dave at 541-9154 or Bob at 771-0439.
SCORE offers free and confidential business advice to small businesses to make the challenges of business more manageable. Contact the Northern Arizona Chapter of SCORE at 778-7438.
Lonesome Valley Quilt Guild meets the first Monday evening of each month at the Mountain Valley Church of God, 8123 E. Manley Drive (off Robert Road), Prescott Valley. Social begins at 6:30 p.m. with the meeting at 7 p.m. All levels of quilters are welcome! For more information, please call Chris at 928/775-6448.
Prescott Parks and Recreation sponsors one- to four-mile hikes every Tuesday and Thursday. Call 445-5291, ext. 118.
The American Chronic Pain Association Support Group for people who suffer from chronic pain meet the third Thursday each month from 4-6 p.m. at the Prescott Public Library. Call Dave at 636-2460.
The Prescott Victorian Society meets the third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. Anyone interested in Prescott-area history is welcome. Call 541-9399.
Yavapai County Democratic Party meets second Thursday of the month, at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m. meeting at 7 p.m. at Prescott Country Club. Call 541-0413.
Democratic Women of the Prescott Area, meet the third Thursday of the month at St. Michael's Hotel, Prescott, at 11:30 a.m. Call 541-0413.
The Sweet Adelines meet Tuesdays at 6:15 p.m. at Seventh Day Adventist Church, on Willow Creek Rd. Anyone interested in singing, call 775-3746 or 775-3289.
United Animal Friends/No More Homeless Pets needs temporary foster homes for cats/kittens and dogs/puppies. You can have love without commitment or vet bills. Homeless, orphan dogs and cats are waiting for your call at 778-2924.
Jewish, Adult and Single - Are you Jewish, adult and single? Lovin' life and looking to share it? If you live in Prescott's tri-city area perhaps you would like to join us: Temple B'rith Shalom, 2077 Brohner Way, Prescott, at 12:30 p.m. every 2nd and 4th Sunday. Call Francine at 778-5241 or Marianne at 445-2171.
Buddhist Teachings, Meditation & Study Group, Wed. 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. starting Feb. 7, 209 W. Gurley, Prescott, call 777-8945 or 777-8604.