3/12/2014 8:20:00 AM What's Happening: March 12, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 928-925-4030 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 Wednesday of each month at 5 p.m., 3600 Sunset. Call 636-4766.
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 928-775-5336.
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.
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 928-925-6652.
Chino Valley Elks Lodge #2842 meets the first 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 Labouré Catholic Church, 2602 N. Highway 89 in Chino Valley. Call 636-9920.
The Toolbox is a loss and bereavement group that meets on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. at the Chino Valley Senior Center, 1021 W. Butterfield, for anyone needing support, 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 928-541-1053. Memberships available.
Visually Impaired & Blind Independent Living Skills, a free state program, provides in-home skills instruction in communication, home and personal management. Call 928-775-5857.
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 7 a.m. at the Checkered Apron/Java Chuck-wagon, 1120 S. Highway 89. Everyone welcome. Call Jerry Miller 928-713-2053.
The Antelope Garden Club meets the first Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Chino Valley Community Church. New members are welcome. Call Mary at 583-0889 or Judy at 636-5127.
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 Labouré 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 8-10 a.m. at Chino Valley United Methodist Church, 735 W. Rd 3 South. Everyone welcome. Call Dorothy at 636-2449.
Mountain Spinner's & Weavers Guild meets third Saturday of each month, at 9 a.m., at American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Dr., Prescott. Program begins at 10:30 a.m.
Chino Valley American Legion, Pancake breakfast, every first and third Sunday, from 8-11 a.m. Cost is $6. Also every second and fourth Saturday the Legion serves a "comfort food" dinner that is different each week. Cost is $7. Both events open to the public. Call 636-2020 for information.
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 928-778-2924.
People Who Care - Chino & Paulden, volunteers who provide essential transportation (medical & dental appointments, physical therapy), grocery shopping, caregiver relief, and friendly visiting. Call Barbara at 636-3295 for service or to volunteer.
A "Tea Party" is held the first Saturday of each month at the Lavender Herb Farm, 1097 N. James Drive, Chino Valley from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Cost: $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. Highway 89, next to Buckaroo Market, in Chino Valley. Contact Janie at 636-9168.
AA Meetings are held at 318 Perkinsville Road, in Chino Valley on various days, and
at various times. Call 928-445-8691 or go to prescottaa.org. Also at 7 p.m. on Fridays the Latino Groupo Amistaid is held at Chino Valley Community Church, 1969 N. Hwy 89.
Cancer Support Group meets at Chino Valley Senior Center, 1021 W. Butterfield, the first Tuesday each month at 6 p.m. Call Gayl at 899-9654 for more information.
FEAR(less) Anxiety Support Group meets the second Tuesday of each month at Memory Park in Chino Valley from 5-6 p.m. All are welcome. Call 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 sites, and vet appointments. Help is also needed with fundraising, phones, and marketing. Please call 928-778-2924.
Local author looking to start writer's critique group in Chino Valley. Contact Heidi at 928-237-5808.
Crazy Horse Saloon, 1904 S. Hwy 89, Chino Valley offering free pool every Saturday Night from 7 p.m. to closing.
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 928-237-8930. 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 FFA 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 Monday and Wednesday for pre-schoolers ages 3-6 from 10:30-11:15 a.m.; Tuesdays for toddlers 18 months-2 years from 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 cans 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.