CCC&Y calendar highlights upcoming Community Events for Families

| September 24, 2018

By the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth

Autumn has begun and a number of family-friendly events are scheduled this Fall for Coconino County.

Are we missing something?

Please send information for inclusion in the family calendar to frank@coconinokids.org

 

SEPTEMBER

Sept. 26 — Movie Nights at Tuba City Public Library — 4 p.m. (DST). Wednesdays, 78 N. Main St., Tuba City. FREE. Call 928-283-5856 or visit https://www.facebook.com/tcpubliclibrary/

Sept. 26 — Pajama Fun Storytime — 6 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Flagstaff Public Library, 300 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. Stories, songs, games. FREE. Call 928-213-2330, visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-09&cal=8542

Sept. 26 — Preschool Express — 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Wednesdays, Flagstaff Public Library, 300 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. Stories, songs, games. FREE. Call 928-213-2330 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-09&cal=8542

Sept. 26 — Baby Laptime — 9 a.m. Wednesdays, East Flagstaff Library, 3000 N. Fourth St., Suite 5, Flagstaff. Ages 0-2. FREE. Call 928-213-2348 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-09&cal=8542

Sept. 27 — LEGO Club — 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Thursdays, East Flagstaff Library, 3000 N. Fourth St., Suite 5, Flagstaff. Grades K-5. FREE. Call 928-213-2348 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-09&cal=8542

Sept. 27 — Family Read and Sing — 10 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, East Flagstaff Library, 3000 N. Fourth St., Suite 5, Flagstaff. Stories and songs for the whole family! All ages. FREE. Call 928-213-2348 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-09&cal=8542

Sept. 28 — Game Day — 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Fridays, East Flagstaff Library, 3000 N. Fourth St., Suite 5, Flagstaff. Ages 8-17. FREE. Call 928-213-2348 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-09&cal=8542

Sept. 29 — Flagstaff Early Childhood Resource Fair, held in conjunction with the Flagstaff Festival of Science — 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Flagstaff High School, 400 W. Elm St., Flagstaff. FREE. Visit https://news.coconinokids.org/flagstaff-early-childhood-fair-to-be-held-sept-29/

Sept. 29 — Cornucopia Festival — 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thorpe Park Softball Fields, 600 N. Thorpe Road, Flagstaff. Carnival rides, hay maze, pumpkin patch. $6 general admission. Visit http://www.flagcorn.com

Sept. 29 — Saturday Story Stop — 10:30 to 11 a.m. Flagstaff Public Library, 300 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. FREE. https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-09&cal=8542

Sept. 30 — Flagstaff Community Market — noon Sundays, Flagstaff City Hall Parking Lot, 211 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. FREE. Visit http://www.flagstaffmarket.com/farmers-market.html

Through Sept. 30 — Flagstaff Festival of Science — Various locations, times. Visit https://www.scifest.org

 

OCTOBER

Oct. 1, 15 — LEGO Club — 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Mondays, Flagstaff Public Library, 300 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. Grades K-5. FREE. Call 928-213-2330 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Nov. 6 — Crafty Corner3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays, East Flagstaff Library, 3000 N. Fourth St., Suite 5, Flagstaff. Express your creativity. Ages 5-13. FREE. Call 928-213-2348 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Nov. 6 — Toddler Tales11 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Flagstaff Public Library, 300 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. Your toddler will delight in this special time for stories, songs, games and more. Call 928-213-2330 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 — Movie Nights at Tuba City Public Library4 p.m. (DST). Wednesdays, 78 N. Main St., Tuba City. FREE. Call 928-283-5856 or visit https://www.facebook.com/tcpubliclibrary/

 Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Nov. 7, 14, 21 — Pajama Fun Storytime6 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Flagstaff Public Library, 300 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. Stories, songs, games. FREE. Call 928-213-2330, visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Nov. 7, 14 — Preschool Express 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Wednesdays, Flagstaff Public Library, 300 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. Stories, songs, games. FREE. Call 928-213-2330 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Nov. 7, 14 — Baby Laptime9 a.m. Wednesdays, East Flagstaff Library, 3000 N. Fourth St., Suite 5, Flagstaff. Ages 0-2. FREE. Call 928-213-2348 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25; Nov. 1, 8 — LEGO Club3:30 to 4:30 p.m., Thursdays, East Flagstaff Library, 3000 N. Fourth St., Suite 5, Flagstaff. Grades K-5. FREE. Call 928-213-2348 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25; Nov. 1, 8, 15 — Family Read and Sing10 to 10:30 a.m. Thursdays, East Flagstaff Library, 3000 N. Fourth St., Suite 5, Flagstaff. Stories and songs for the whole family! All ages. FREE. Call 928-213-2348 or visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25; Nov. 1, 8, 15, 22; Dec. 6, 13, 20, 27 — Baby and Me Yoga —10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Flagstaff Birth and Women’s Center, 401 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. $12. Visit https://www.flagstaffbirthcenter.com

 Oct. 5 — Flagstaff Nuestras Raíces presents annual Sugar Skull-Making Workshop — 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church Cultural Arts Center, 224 S. Kendrick St., Flagstaff. Learn secrets of turning water, sugar into skulls for upcoming Día de Los Muertos / Day of the Dead celebrations. $10 for a completed sugar skull, decorating supplies, snacks. Bring your own beverage. Visit www.FlagstaffNuestrasRaices.org

 Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26; Nov. 2, 9, 16 — Game Day — 1 to 3 p.m. East Flagstaff Library, 3000 N. Fourth St., Suite 5, Flagstaff. Play game systems and tabletop games. Ages 8-17. FREE. Call 928-213-2330, visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 5, 19; Nov. 2 — Teen Gaming — 3 to 4:30 p.m. Flagstaff Public Library, 300 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. Stop by the Community Room for Wii-U, PS4 and X-Box 360 gaming. FREE. Call 928-213-2330, visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27; Nov. 3, 10, 17, 24 — Saturday Story Stop10:30 to 11 a.m. Flagstaff Public Library, 300 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. FREE. Call 928-213-2330, visit https://flagstaffpubliclibrary.libcal.com/calendar?cid=8542&t=m&d=2018-10&cal=8542

 Oct. 6, 20 — Lowell Observatory LOCKs: Preschool — The Planets in Our Solar System: Dwarf Planets — 10:30 a.m. to noon, 1400 W. Mars Hill Road, Flagstaff. Visit https://lowell.edu/visit/special-events/ for admission prices, more information.

Oct. 7, 14, 21 — Flagstaff Community Marketnoon Sundays, Flagstaff City Hall Parking Lot, 211 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. FREE. Visit http://www.flagstaffmarket.com/farmers-market.html

Oct. 11-14 — Western Navajo Nation Fair —Western Navajo Fairgrounds, Highway 160, Tuba City. Visit http://westernnavajonationfair.net

Oct. 12, 13, 19, 21 (6 p.m.), Oct. 13, 14, 20 (2 p.m.) — “The Secret Garden” — by Pam Sterling, directed by Robert Yowell, a universal story appropriate for all ages, Clifford E. White Theatre, 1 So. Knoles Drive, Building 37, Northern Arizona University. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/the-secret-garden/ or http://ticketing.nau.edu

Oct. 13 — Hocus Pocus — 6 p.m. Saturday, The Orpheum Theatre, 15 W. Aspen St., Flagstaff. Tickets $5 at the door. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/hocus-pocus-2/

Oct. 13 — STEAM Second Saturdays: Digging Dinosaurs 2 to 4 p.m., Museum of Northern Arizona, 3101 N. Fort Valley Road, Flagstaff. Free with admission or membership (Kids under 10 FREE) Visit https://musnaz.org/discovery-2nd-saturdays/

Oct. 13, Nov. 10; Dec. 8 — Free Kids Craft — 1 to 2:30 p.m., Old Trails True Value, Williams. Pre-registration required. Call Kim at 928-635-2591.

Oct. 20 — Warner’s Fall Festival 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Warner’s Nursery & Landscape Co., 1101 E. Butler Ave., Flagstaff.  Horseback rides, a bouncy house, the kiddie caboose, crafts and games, a petting zoo, food and drinks, a pumpkin patch, hay maze, and a costume contest! Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/298439470747554/

Oct. 20-21 — Celebraciones de la Gente / A Lively Day of the Dead Celebration — Presented by Museum of Northern Arizona and Flagstaff Nuestras Raíces. Sugar skull-making workshops, music, dancing, colorful and elaborate ofrendas (altars), insightful heritage programs and Day of the Dead inspired crafts for the kids.  Visit https://musnaz.org/heritage/celebraciones/ for prices, times, more information.

Oct. 22 — Keeping Children Safe Online — FREE parent presentation offered by the Flagstaff Unified School District in partnership with the Arizona Attorney General’s Community Outreach and Education Division, 6 p.m. Coconino High School, 2801 N. Izabel St., Flagstaff. Topics will include; cyber bullying, sexting, online predators, social networking apps, laws protecting minors and adults in AZ, and more. Visit https://www.fusd1.org

Oct. 26-27 — HalloTween Tours — 4 p.m., Riordan Mansion State Historic Park at Riordan Mansion State Historic Park. Due to popular demand, staff has created a version of the famous Halloween Tours appropriate for ages eight and older. Learn about the history of Halloween and hear some local tales. Visit https://azstateparks.com/riordan-mansion/events/riordan-hallotween-tours

Oct. 27 — Pumpkin Walk and Fall Fest — noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, The Arboretum at Flagstaff. Celebrate the fall season in your best costume with horse-drawn hayrides, apple bobbing, pumpkin carving, a straw maze, more. Visit https://www.thearb.org/calendarofevents/pumpkin-walk/

Oct. 29 — Tiny Tales: Come and listen to Día de los Muertos! — 10:30 a.m., Museum of Northern Arizona, 3101 N. Fort Valley Road, Flagstaff. Free with admission or membership (Kids under 10 FREE) — Visit https://musnaz.org/tinytales/

Oct. 31 —Halloween Harvest & Trick-or-Treat Trail —   4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Heritage Square, 6 E. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff. Presented by Flagstaff Parks and Recreation, Flagstaff Downtown Business Alliance. Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/665994830448294

 

 

NOVEMBER

Nov. 1 — 2018 Lake Powell Balloon Regatta — Visit https://lakepowellballoonregatta.org

Nov. 24; Dec. 1, 8, 15 — Winter Movie Series is Back — noon Saturdays, The Orpheum Theatre, 15 W. Aspen St., Flagstaff. Free. Visit https://downtownflagstaff.org/events/winter-movie-series for more information.

 

ONGOING 

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