What's Happening 2-6-13

Internet SIG

Feb. 8

Verde Valley Computer Club Internet Special Interest Group (SIG) meets Friday at 4 p.m. Topic 'Internet Browsers Setup'. Clemenceau Building, Willard Street at Mingus Avenue, Cottonwood. The meeting is Free. Dave 639-0106

Clemenceau Arts & Crafts Show

Feb. 9

The Clemenceau Heritage Museum will be holding their annual Arts and Craft Show Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This show brings in approximately 30 vendors with all types of artistic flare. Among the products for sale will be quilts, wood crafts, jewelry, paintings and much more, all hand made. This is one of the two events the Museum has each year to keep the Museum operating. The cost is a $1 donation at the door. This event is held inside the gym in the historic Clemenceau School, located at 1 North Willard in Cottonwood. For more information call (928) 634-2868.

Join Dances of Universal Peace

Feb. 9

The public is invited to join in the Dances of Universal Peace on Saturday, 7-9 p.m. at Unity of Sedona, 65 Deer Trail Drive. These simple circle dances are taught new each time. The dances draw from all the world's religious and spiritual faith traditions, as they celebrate and express a variety of ways to connect to the Divine and each other. All are invited and no experience is needed. Suggested donation $8. Call (928) 282-0593 for more information.

Food-for-Fines Drive at Camp Verde Library

Feb. 12-16

February is Library Lovers Month. Staff and volunteers at Camp Verde Community Library will be celebrating people who love libraries all through the month of February. When you stop into the library for any reason throughout the month, please make sure you get the treat of the week at the front desk.

During the week of February 12-16, bring one non-perishable food item and get a $1 credit off existing overdue fees with a limit of five items for $5 per card for the week.

The library is collecting non-perishable food items for the St. Vincent De Paul food bank in Camp Verde.

The Children's Library will celebrate Library Lover's month with story time every Wednesday and Saturday, with Teen Game Day on Feb. 7 at 4 p.m., Music for Tots on Feb. 12, 10:30 a.m. and Dance Play on Feb. 19 at 10 a.m. Call (928) 554-8387.

Religious history class finale

Feb. 12

Tuesday is the last in Rabbi Bernie Kling's series on Rabbinic Judaism and the origins of Christianity in the first four centuries. The class, starting at 7 p.m., is at the Jewish Community of Sedona and the Verde Valley in the Chapel area of Sedona. For more information, call the office at (928) 204-1286.

Local crafters and hobbyists wanted for Vendor Fair

Feb. 16

Sweet Grace Emporium is hosting an outdoor Vendor Fair on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. during Camp Verde's Pecan, Wine & Antiques Festival. Please call (928) 300-0179 to reserve your space.

Buffalo Soldiers and Pecan Pie Contest

Feb. 16-17

The Buffalo Soldiers will provide living history presentations at Fort Verde State Historic Park on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Saturday also includes the Pecan Pie Contest at 11 a.m., part of Camp Verde's Pecan, Wine & Antiques Festival. Register with the staff at the park and turn in your pies by Feb. 15. The vintage baseball game will start at noon.

For more information about the activities at Fort Verde call (928) 567-3275.

Susan Sagahon and Tom Jenney to address GOP

Feb. 20

The Verde Valley Republican Women's February meeting will feature Susan Sagahon, VVRW Board member, who will discuss "From Idea . . to Bill . . to Law", a high level primer about how bills are enacted in the AZ legislature. Also, Tom Jenney, Americans for Prosperity, will discuss "How the Grassroots Can Win Free-Market Victories."

The meeting will be held Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at the Los Abrigados Resort, Highway 179 and Portal Lane in Sedona. Lunch is $16 all inclusive. Reservations please: (928) 284-4248 or sesek@q.com.

Verde Valley Weavers & Spinners Guild meets

Feb. 21

The Verde Valley Weavers & Spinners guild will hold their monthly meeting on Thursday at St. Andrews Episcopal 'church on Arroyo Pinon Drive in Sedona. Coffee and refreshments will be served at 9:30 a.m. The business meeting will start at 10, and the program will begin at 11.

The program this month will be a discussion and demonstration on spinning and blending the newest bio-engineered fibers by Prescott weaver and spinner, Carma Koester. For more information, Call 282-5134.

America Sings

March 7

The Second Grade and Friends at Camp Verde Elementary School will present a musical evening called,

"America Sings!" on Thursday at 7 p.m. The performance includes includes famous folk songs, patriotic songs, spirituals, musical show tunes, and classical music at the Multi-Use Complex Theater.

Verde Valley Homeless Coalition to meet

March 13

The Spring Quarterly Meeting of the Verde Valley Homeless Coalition is Wednesday at 2 p.m. in the Verde Valley Guidance Clinic Community Room. Topics of Discussion: Supportive Housing

What it is and how it help our Homeless Clients with the tough transition into housing. Call (928) 634-4254, ext. 54135.

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