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100 Men Who Care, Christmas at the Town Center, Festival of Trees, and Arizona’s Christmas City | My Drive

Nov 15, 2023 | My Drive

Buckle up and hold on to this episode of My Drive – Prescott Area Weekly Update. Watch out for those round-a-bouts! LISTEN IN: >>>

Host Guy Roginson and Elicia Morigeau cover this week’s Top Holiday events, The new YMCA agreement, and the 100 Men who Care event.

  • Prescott Valley and YMCA Reach Agreement On Future Facility
  • 100 Men Who Care Event: Help Our Local Food Banks
  • Christmas at the town center Kicks-off local Holiday Events
  • Festival of Trees
  • 2023 James Family Prescott YMCA Annual Turkey Shoot
  • Rhythm Of The Dance

Prescott Valley and YMCA Reach Agreement On Future Facility 

The Facility will be located just south of Bob Edwards Park on 5 acres of land donated by the Fain Signature Group, Under the Agreement, Prescott Valley will own the facility and contract with the YMCA to operate it for a 20-year term, With a possible 20-year extension. The town would bond 22 million with an additional 3 million from the YMCA and 4 million in existing town resources to pay for this facility. Also, Prescott Valley has agreed to extend a new roadway from Viewpoint Drive connecting to Main st in front of Parke Place apartments.

100 Men Who Care Event: Help Our Local Food Banks 

100 Men Who Care is holding its Fall Giving Event this Thursday, November 16th at Founding Father Collective in Prescott starting at 5 pm. Benefiting our local Food Banks with a goal to raise $15,000. Cost of admission to this event is $100 and a nonperishable food item. To register visit 100menwhocareyc

Christmas at the town center Kicks-off local Holiday Events

Kick off the holiday season by visiting Christmas at the Town center hosted by Fain Signature Group located between Harkins theatre and in the game. Includes lighting of the town center Christmas tree, Free photos with Santa & Mrs. Clause, Hot cocoa, Apple Cider, Christmas Market, and Reindeer games for the kiddos. Takes place Next Saturday, November 25th from 10 am-7 pm.

Festival of Trees

The event starts on Wednesday, Nov 15th from 6 pm-9 pm for Jingle Mingle. General admission is Thursday through Saturday, Nov 16-18 from 10 am-8 pm. Located at Sam Hill Warehouse in Downtown Prescott. Come see the forest of trees and wreaths decorated by local businesses. You can shop the trees and wreaths, Vote for your favorites, visit Santa, make craft ornaments, see live entertainment, and more. 

2023 James Family Prescott YMCA Annual Turkey Shoot 

Friday, Nov 17 from 5:30 pm-9:00 pm. At the YMCA in Prescott. The event is for ages 6+. Prizes include a Thanksgiving turkey, pumpkin pie, cookies & more. Features a free throw and a 3-point shooting contest.

Rhythm Of The Dance 

The rhythm of the Dance brings Irish music, legions of step dancers, and ancient traditions together to tell a story a thousand years old. Showings are Friday, Nov 17th at 7 pm and Saturday, Nov 18th at 3 pm. At Jim and Linda Lee Performing Arts Center in Prescot. Tickets are on sale now at ycpac.com

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How to Best Plant Evergreen Vanderwolf Pines in Poor Soils| Mountain Gardener – Ken Lain 

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Dealing With The In-Laws | Power Of the Mind

Holiday season is officially here and  that can only mean one thing. You’ll have to interact with your in-laws! On this week’s Power of the Mind presented by Granite Mountain Behavioral Healthcare, Gregory Struve and Elicia Morigeau discuss how to deal with your in-laws and what to expect from your interactions this holiday season. Good luck.

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