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Sunday, July 14

Native Americans in our Nation's Armed Forces: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Native Americans have served in our nation's military since colonial times, and serve today at a higher rate in proportion to their population than any other ethnic group. Smithsonian Institute Patriot Nation tells their story.

Pug Owners Meetup: 4:40-5:30 p.m. All pug owners invited. Bring your pug and meetup at the Thorpe Park Dog Park (at softball fields) for some fun and play. Let's make this a monthly meetup. 928-637-8568.

Flagstaff Yoga for Recovery: 4-5:30 p.m. Thorpe Park, Corner of Santa Fe Ave. and Thorpe Rd. Join Carrie for some inspirational and rejuvenating yoga, breathwork, meditation, and time for sharin. Let's explore the healing powers of yoga, nature, and community. All types and paths of recovery welcome. BYO mat and blanket or sweatshirt to get cozy with during meditation. If you don't have a mat, please message me before class and I will bring you one of mine to borrow. Donation-based event. biggerlifeadventures.com.

Historic Milton Walking Tour: 2:30-4 p.m. Riordan Mansion, 409 W. Riordan Rd. A 90-minute guided walk from Riordan Mansion to explore the Arizona Lumber and Timber Company property and the town site of Milton. We will look at the buildings that are left and show historic photos of what was once there. The tours are recommended for ages 12 and older. Cost is $15 or $13 for Arizona Historical Society members. Call 928-779-4395 for reservations. azstateparks.com/riordan-mansion/events.

Pints n' Poses Yoga: 10:30-11:30 a.m. Dark Sky Brewing Company, 117 N. Beaver St. Come create a great start to the week with a relaxed, all levels practice and $1 off beer. Drop in class, only $8. 928-235-4525.

Basics of Botanical Illustration Workshop: 9 a.m.- noon. Coconino Center For The Arts, 2300 N. Fort Valley Rd. Learn the basics of botanical illustration with Sheila Murray, Arboretum Research Botanist and Artist. Learn how to translate what you see in the natural world into scientifically accurate and aesthetically pleasing works of art. Basic skills learned will include composition, three-dimensional rendering, black ink pen technique, some botanical anatomy fundamentals, and drawing from herbarium specimens.Each participant will take home the supplies provided, as well as their new artwork. Price: $52 Arts Council Members / $60 General+ $10 Material Fee 928-779-2300. flagartscouncil.org.

Walking Tour - Downtown Flagstaff: 9-10:15 a.m. Flagstaff Visitor Center, 1 E. Route 66. Come along with us on a historical & sightseeing walking tour through Downtown Flagstaff. 928-853-4484. $20. enjoyflagstaff.com.

Flagstaff Community Farmers' Market: 8 a.m.- noon. Flagstaff City Hall parking lot, 211 W. Aspen Ave. Local farmers' market selling fresh local fruits and vegetables, jams and jellies, tamales, breakfast, baked goods, fresh cut flowers, crepes, and so much more. Come taste Flagstaff at its finest. 928-607-2481. flagstaffmarket.com.

Sign the Save Schultz Meadow Petition: 8 a.m.- noon. Flagstaff Community Market at City Hall. Our goal is to preserve the 3 acres of undeveloped land at the corner of Schultz Pass Road and Fort Valley Road as Open Space. facebook.com/SaveSchultzMeadow.

Social Ballroom Dancing: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Canyon Dance Academy, 2812 N. Isabel St. Social ballroom dance lesson followed by open dancing. Come learn and practice social ballroom, swing and Latin dances. Come join a fun, encouraging community of dancers. Beginners, experienced dancers, singles, couples and students welcome. No partner is needed. 928-814-0157. $5. flagstaffdance.com.

NAU Horizons Concert Series:  4-5:30 p.m. Kitt Recital Hall, 1115 S. Knoles Drive. "The Three B's," featuring the Phoenix Symphony Chamber Players. A trio of trios for winds, strings, and piano by J.S. Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms. 928-523-3731. $22.50 Adults, $15 Seniors/NAU Employees, Free Youth & NAU Students with ID. nau.edu/cto.

Monday, July 15

Introduction to Portrait Drawing: 2-5 p.m. Mon.-Thurs. This workshop will give participants an introduction to facial anatomy and the structure of the human head. Materials included. Jim Schroeder is a Flagstaff painter and former graphic designer and art director. He teaches design and art director. He teaches design and painting classes at CCC. $200.

Korean Karate Class: 6:30-8 p.m. DeMiguel Elementary School, 3500 S. Gillenwater Drive. NAMA School of Chung Do Kwan offers Korean Karate classes. Adults and children 8 and over are welcome to participate at no charge for the first month. Needs based grants are available for students under 18. More information at namachungdokwan.weebly.com or call Brad at 928-266-5320.

Civil Air Patrol Meeting: 6:30-8 p.m. Northland Preparatory Academy multi-purpose room, 3300 Sparrow Ave. The Dan Kenney Composite Squadron in Flagstaff has an active cadet program that includes flying, leadership training, and teambuilding. Adult members serve as aircrew members, pilots, and youth mentors. 928-486-6338. squadron201.org.

Open Figure Drawing Sessions: 6-9 p.m. Coconino Center For The Arts, 2300 N. Fort Valley Rd. The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery. Participants may sign up for individual dates at $18/session for members and $20/session for nonmembers. Please note that there is NO instruction provided. Frederica Hall will be the moderator and help direct the model and take requests from participants on poses and timing. Other than that, participants are on their own to draw or create using the model as inspiration. No materials are provided. Participants are encouraged to bring easels to use. Some drawing horses are available on a first-come-first-served basis. 928-779-2300. flagartscouncil.org.

Stitching by the Books: 6-8 p.m. East Flagstaff Community Library, 3000 N. 4th St. Come stitch with us. All fiber arts and skill levels welcome. Ages 9+. No registration required. flagstaffpubliclibrary.org.

Gamblers Anonymous: 6 p.m. Episcopal Church of the Epiphany, 432 N. Beaver St. Use the far left door from the back parking lot, straight forward to big meeting hall, turn right, then next right. We are in the St. Francis room at the back of that section. Open meeting. All are welcome.

Walking Tour - Downtown Flagstaff: 5-6:15 p.m. Flagstaff Visitor Center, 1 E. Route 66. Come along with us on a historical & sightseeing walking tour through Downtown Flagstaff. 928-853-4484. $20. enjoyflagstaff.com.

Grand Canyon Celtic Arts Academy: 3-7 p.m. Flagstaff Arts and Leadership Academy, 3401 N. Fort Valley Rd. A la carte classes will take place July 15,16, and 18 between 3pm and 7pm (2 hours each) and are geared more towards adults, but teens and younger students are welcome to participate. There are classes in Irish Fiddle (must have working knowledge of violin/viola/cello), Traditional Accompaniment (working knowledge of guitar, bouzouki, cittern), Traditional Singing (all experience levels), and Session Essentials (working knowledge of Irish melodic instruments). Classes are taught by Andrew Finn Magill, a fiddler from Asheville, NC., Alan Murray, a singer and guitar/bouzouki player from Glasgow, Scotland, and Kari Lapins, a fiddler and Irish dancer formerly from Flagstaff, now residing in Knoxville, TN. 928-600-1365. $125. grandcanyoncelticarts.org.

Smash Bros. Tournament: 12:30-2:30 p.m. East Flagstaff Community Library, 3000 N. 4th Street. Fun gaming tournament welcoming all skill levels. Ages 10-17. No registration required. 928-213-2348. flagstaffpubliclibrary.org.

Capoeira Angola Adults Class: 6:30-8:30 p.m. The Boys and Girls Club, 301 S. Paseo Del Flag. Capoeira Angola is an art form that combines and draws elements from dance, martial arts, acrobatics, and music. No previous experience is needed - capoeira is for anybody, at any age. $15. capoeiraflagstaff.org.

"Goosebumps 2" Screening: 6 p.m. The Orpheum Theater, 15 W. Aspen Ave. While collecting junk one day, best friends Sonny and Sam meet Slappy, a mischievous talking dummy from an unpublished "Goosebumps" book by R.L. Stine. Hoping to start his own family, Slappy kidnaps Sonny's mother and brings all of his ghoulish friends back to life -- just in time for Halloween. 928-556-1580. orpheumflagstaff.com.

Tuesday, July 16

Native Plant Society Meeting: 7-8 p.m. Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 1600 N. San Francisco St. Ariel Leonard will present - Making Your Observations Count: Documenting Plants with the iNaturalist App. The location and distribution data of certain vulnerable and invasive plant populations on National Forests is currently limited. By recording your observations using the iNaturalist app, you can help increase the quality and quantity of data available to Forest Service decision-makers. Better baseline data is essential to support good management, especially in light of climate change. 928-699-6123. aznps.com.

Yuan Gong Qigong Class: 6:30-8 p.m. First Congregational Church of Flagstaff, 740 N. Turquoise St. Have more life energy, learn the ancient art of Qigong for self-healing and self-empowerment. Beginners welcome. For more information: Contact Kayla at 928-525-6112. ka_star33@yahoo.com. Suggested donation of $5 - $10.

FLG Game Night at Charly's Pub: 6-10 p.m. Weatherford Hotel, 23 N. Leroux St. Join us every Tuesday night to find and play your new favorite board, card, or party game. Our game masters will help you get playing fast and new players are always welcome. A great place to make new friends or have a laugh with your crew. 480-269-0624. playwithvault.com.

The Library Comes to Lowell: 5-10 p.m. Lowell Observatory, 1400 W. Mars Hill Rd. Flagstaff is moony over the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. Join the Flagstaff Public Library every month on (or near) the full moon as we host Cultural and scientific activities to celebrate Flagstaff's contribution to that first giant leap for mankind — Flagstaff's Lunar Legacy. Free admission this evening only with your Flagstaff Public Library Card. 928-213-2331. flagstaffpubliclibrary.org.

Walking Tour - Downtown Flagstaff: 5-6:15 p.m. Flagstaff Visitor Center, 1 E. Route 66. Come along with us on a historical & sightseeing walking tour through Downtown Flagstaff. 928-853-4484. $20. enjoyflagstaff.com.

Burgers and Bingo: 3:30-9 p.m. Sedona Elks Lodge #2291, 110 Airport Road, Sedona. Lounge opens at 3:30pm. Food service from 5-6:30pm (burgers, hot dogs, sandwiches, salads), KaBOOM! at 6pm and regular Bingo at 6:30pm. Everyone is welcome but you must be 18 to play Bingo. facebook.com/SedonaElks.

Military Officers Association of America (MOAA): 12:30-1:45 p.m. Sizzler Restaurant, 3540 E. Route 66. Active duty, retired, National Guard, Reserve, and former commissioned and warrant officers from all uniformed services and surviving spouses are invited to this lunch meeting. Guests are welcome. Order from the menu. The guest speaker will be State Representative Bob Thorpe, LD-6. 928-607-5196.

Cosmic Creations: 9:30-10:30 a.m. East Flagstaff Community Library, 3000 N. 4th Street. Create, then experiment with out of this world crafts. Ages 5-13. No registration required. flagstaffpubliclibrary.org.

Improv4life Improv workshop: 1:30-3 p.m. Flagstaff Senior Meadows, 1351 N Pine Cliff Dr. A free improvisation workshop series designed for 55+ adults who are looking for fun, fellowship and creativity. Come spend time with us every Tuesday playing theater games in a safe, non-judgmental environment! Benefits mind, body and spirit. For more info or to register: Improv4life.orgimprov4life4@gmail.com. 415-519-0883. -Improv4life.org.

Williams Caregiver Support Group: 1:30-3 p.m. Williams Senior Center, 850 W. Grant Ave., Wiliams. Join a social network and lifeline to remain healthy, find services, or just to share your daily challenges. Learn about resources, proven methods, local advocates, and about self-care. All information you share will remain confidential. 928-213-5255. nacog.org/aaa.

Critical Need Blood Drive at USGS: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 2255 N. Gemini Dr. Donors will receive a Coconino County Fair ticket and 3 chances to win a 2019 VW Passat Wolfsburg Edition (high school students have an additional chance). 1-877-258-4825. bloodhero.com.

Critical Need Blood Drive at RE/MAX Peak Properties: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. 717 W. Riordan Rd. Donors will receive a Coconino County Fair ticket and 3 chances to win a 2019 VW Passat Wolfsburg Edition (high school students have an additional chance). 928-853-6797. bloodhero.com.

Flagstaff Dancin' Grannies: 1-3 p.m. YMCA, 1001 N. Turquoise Dr. Women's 50+ tap dance group, beginner-advanced. Tap shoes available. Call Cherie, 928-607-7488. flagstaffdancingrannies.org.

Qigong in the Park - A Practice for Life: 10-11 a.m. Jim Cullen Memorial Park, 519 W. Piute Dr. Qigong is an ancient self healing practice which is accessible to all ages and levels. This Qigong class will focus on the integration of Qigong movements, with attention to body, breath and mind, and can be done either standing or sitting. Bring your own chair, if you like. Please bring water for hydration, appropriate clothing for the weather. We will not have class if it there is inclement weather. 928-699-9308. Donation basis.

Full Moon Hike at Red Rock State Park: 6:15-8:45 p.m. 4050 Red Rock Loop Rd, Sedona. The Moonlight Hike is among the most popular interpretive hikes at Red Rock State Park. Led by a naturalist, it gives hikers the rare opportunity to enjoy the sunset and moon rise from an overlook and return by the light of the moon, while also having the chance to learn about Sedona and the surrounding areas. Verde Valley and park history, as well as archaeology, geology, botany, and riparian wildlife information, are also possible topics offered by a knowledgeable guide. The hike lasts two to 2 1/2 hours and covers a distance of approximately two miles.A $5.00 reservation fee is required to reserve your spot on the hike, as well as an entry fee upon arrival. Wear suitable clothing (prepare for cool nights), closed toe shoes, bring water, and a flashlight.Call 928-282-6907 to reserve your spot on the hike. azstateparks.com/red-rock.

Coconino County Supervisors Meeting: Coconino County Administration Building, 219 E. Cherry Ave. Meetings held the first Tuesday of the month at 10 a.m. and the third Tuesday at 6 p.m. Agenda available at coconino.az.gov. 928-679-7144. coconino.az.gov.

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