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YC Quest Grant, 100 Men Who Care, Dancing For The Stars, and Phippen’s HUGE Weekend Events! | F1RST2KNOW

May 22, 2024 | My Drive

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Guy Roginson and Kym Lopez discuss this week’s top events and news stories including Dancing For the Stars, Yavapai College Quest Grant, and HUGE Events going on at the Phippen Museum THIS WEEKEND!

  • Prescott Valley Advertising Agency Wins Yavapai College Quest Grant AD Contract
  • 100 Men Who Care of Yavapai County to Support “Shop with a Cop Fundraiser”
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Arizona, Daning for the Stars Season 8
  • Two-Lane Tales of the Mother Road
  • Annual Block Party at Founding Fathers
  • Phippen Museum Hometown Hoedown Dinner & Silent Auction
  • NAZ Wranglers vs. Tucson Sugar Skulls
  • The Phippen Museum’s 50th Annual Western Art Show and Sale
  • Phippen Museum Quick Draw Contest

Prescott Valley Advertising Agency Wins Yavapai College Quest Grant AD Contract 

“Yavapai College is excited to work with Talking Glass Media to communicate further the life-changing educational opportunities YC offers to our communities. We share Talking Glass Media’s vision to build strong, vibrant communities, and that starts with an education that leads to living wage jobs that are available locally,” said Tyler Rumsey, Associate Vice President for Community Relations. What is the Quest Grant? You can learn for free through the Quest Grant.  The Yavapai College Regional Economic Development Center (YCREDC) is excited to assist students in finding free programs through the QUEST Grant. The grant gives you a wide range of career-oriented certificates through Yavapai College and Coursera. To learn more or apply for the grant visit ycredc.com/quest-grant  

100 Men Who Care of Yavapai County to Support “Shop with a Cop Fundraiser” 

May 30th doors open at 5 pm at Espire Sports in Pine Ridge Marketplace in Prescott. The Beloved gathering aims to bolster the annual December event, Shop with a Cop, by raising crucial funds to enable children to enjoy a shopping spree alongside local law enforcement officers. For more information on attending visit 100menwhocareyc

 Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Arizona, Daning for the Stars Season 8 

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Arizona is proud to announce Season 8 of Dancing for the Stars: Dancing Through the Ages. Premier Night – Friday, September 6th, 2024 Main Event, VIP Reception & After-Party – Saturday, September 7th, 2024. Both events will take place at the Yavapai College Jim and Linda Lee Performing Arts Center at 1100 E Sheldon St., Prescott, AZ 86301. To donate visit dancing for the stars .net www.dancingforthestars.net

Two-Lane Tales of the Mother Road

Friday, May 24th between 6 to 9 pm at the Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center. Experience the stories and hi-jinks from America’s most famous highway, Route 66 at the Two-Lane Tales of the Mother Road with The 66 Kids at the Elks Theatre Performing Arts Center presented by Phippen Museum. This event is the kickoff event for The Phippen’s 50th Annual Western Art Show & Sale and a great way to start your Memorial Day weekend!

Annual Block Party at Founding Fathers

Saturday, May 25th starting at 11 am at Founding Fathers in Prescott Join us for our annual block party on May 25th starting at 11 am. Grab a drink, and some food, and enjoy a street full of vendors and entertainment.For more information email info@foundingfatherscollective.com

Phippen Museum Hometown Hoedown Dinner & Silent Auction 

Saturday, May 25th Sam Hill Warehouse in Prescott. Enjoy the Phippen Museums Dinner and Silent Auction at the Sam Hill Warehouse. There will be live entertainment and an artist meet and greet. Reservations are required, call 928-778-1385

 

NAZ Wranglers vs. Tucson Sugar Skulls 

Saturday, May 25th, 5:00-9:00 pm at the Findlay Toyota Center in Prescott. Come Cheer on your Northern Arizona Wranglers as they take on the Tucson Sugar Skulls. The Game Starts at 6:05. For tickets visit findalytoyotacenter.com/events 

 

The Phippen Museum’s 50th Annual Western Art Show and Sale 

Saturday, May 25th through Monday, May 27, from 9 am to 5 pm at the Court House Plaza in Prescott. On Memorial Day weekend for the past 49 years, residents and visitors in Prescott, Arizona, have enjoyed and appreciated a spectacular display of outstanding Western fine art at the Phippen Museum’s annual Western Art Show and Sale. In 2024 a very special 50th Anniversary presentation will bring even more fun and excitement to this much-anticipated event on the beautiful Yavapai County Courthouse Plaza, one of the top gathering places in America. For more information visit phippenartmuseum.org www.phippenartmuseum.org 

Phippen Museum Quick Draw Contest

Saturday the 25th through Saturday the 26th from 2 to 4 pm at the Prescott Courthouse Plaza. The quick draw event is designed to challenge participating artists to create a work of art in only 60 minutes.  Upon completion of the artwork, the piece is framed and auctioned off to the highest bidder while the paint is still wet. For more information visit phippenartmuseum.org www.phippenartmuseum.org 

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