CCC&Y calendar highlights upcoming Community Events for Families

| August 16, 2017

By the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth

CCC&Y has launched a new Community Events for Families calendar with details on upcoming family events throughout Coconino County.

Events include upcoming back-to-school fairs, school open houses, free movie nights and other activities.

Please click on the image to download a PDF of the calendar.

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

 

AUGUST

Aug. 18, 25; Sept. 1, 8 —Heritage Square Trust Summer Concert Series — 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, Heritage Square, Flagstaff. Free. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/friday-night-concert/

Aug. 19 — Free Family Films @ Five Featuring “Maleficient”5 p.m. at the Orpheum Theater, Flagstaff. Visit http://www.orpheumflagstaff.com/calendar/

Aug. 19 — 10th annual Children’s Music & Arts Festival10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19 at newly remodeled east side of Bushmaster Park, 3150 N. Alta Vista, Flagstaff. Free. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/childrens-music-arts-festival/

Aug. 19 — Movies at the Square: “The Incredibles”7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, Heritage Square, Flagstaff. Free. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/movies-on-the-square-the-incredibles-2/

Aug. 19 — Family Science: “Rad Raptors!”10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, Willow Bend Environmental Education Center, Flagstaff. $5 participant, free to Willow Bend members. Visit http://knau.org/community-calendar/event/190542

Aug. 19 — Shonto Community Youth Day will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19 at Shonto Canyon Community Park. Free. Sponsored by Shonto GONA, Shonto Chapter, DBHS & TTTAC (Caufman & Associates). Free t-shirts. An alcohol and drug free event. Support the community’s suicide and substance abuse prevention efforts. Visit http://news.coconinokids.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Shonto-Community-Youth-Day-to-be-held-Aug.-19.pdf

Aug. 21, 22, 21 — “Kong: Skull Island”7:30 p.m. at the Orpheum Theater, Flagstaff. $5. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/kong-skull-island/

Aug. 21, 22, 23, 26 — Free Family Films @ Five Featuring “The Boss Baby”5 p.m. at the Orpheum Theater, Flagstaff. Visit http://www.orpheumflagstaff.com/calendar/

Aug. 23, 30 — Williams Public Library Summer Reading ProgramFree, 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Williams Public Library. 928-635-2263. Visit http://www.flagstaffpubliclibrary.org/libraries/williams/

Aug. 26 — Flagstaff Food Truck Festival — 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 26 at City Hall Parking Lot, Flagstaff. $5 sampler menu. 928-213-2300. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/flagstaff-food-truck-festival/

Aug. 26 — Movies at the Square: “Harry Potter and The Socerer’s Stone”7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, Heritage Square, Flagstaff. Free. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/harry-potter-and-the-sorcerers-stone/

Aug. 26 — Thunder Over Flagstaff — 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, Flagstaff Pulliam Airport. Free. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/thunder-over-flagstaff-3/

Aug. 26 — Child Care Basics for Youth — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, FUSD Family Resource Center. RSVP by calling 928-714-1716.

Through Aug. 27 — Kids Bowl Free for the Summer at Starlight Lanes — All kids 15 years of age and under get two Free games Sunday through Friday. Rental shoes extra. All kids must register at www.kidsbowlfree.com to be eligible for offer. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/categories/sports/

Aug. 29, 30; Sept. 2 — Free Family Films @ Five Featuring “A Dogs Purpose”5 p.m. at the Orpheum Theater, Flagstaff. Visit http://www.orpheumflagstaff.com/calendar/

Aug. 30 — Flagstaff Unified School District Indian Education 2017-18 Back-to-School Night5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30, Mount Elden Middle School Dome, 3223 N. 4th St., Flagstaff. Call 928-527-6164.

Aug. 31 — Sunnyside Neighborhood Association Back-to-School Community Picnic 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31, Sunnyside Market of Dreams, 2532 E. 7th St., Flagstaff. Free. Visit https://www.facebook.com/MarketofDreams

Aug. 31 — Coconino Community College Resource Fair 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31, Lone Tree Campus, 2800 S. Lone Tree Road, Flagstaff. Free. Send email to derik.yellowhair@coconino.edu. Visit https://www.coconino.edu

Through Aug. 31 — Flagstaff Unified School District Open Houses 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, Cromer Elementary and Killip Intermediate schools; 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23 at Puente de Hózhó Elementary and 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23 at Thomas Elementary; Thursday, Aug. 24 — 5:30 p.m. at DeMiguel and Kinsey elementary schools; 5 p.m. at Marshall Elementary, 6 p.m. at Sechrist Elementary and 6 p.m. at Summit High School; 5 p.m. Monday, Aug. 28 at Flagstaff High School; 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29 at Mount Eldon Middle School; 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 30 at Sinagua Middle School and 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31 at Coconino High School. Visit https://www.fusd1.org

 

 SEPTEMBER

Sept. 1-4 — Coconino County FairOpens at 10 a.m. daily. Regular admission $8 adults, $5 for youth ages 6 to 12, $5 for seniors age 65 and older, FREE for children ages 5 and under. https://www.coconinocountyfair.com 

Sept. 2 — Movies at the Square: “Beauty and The Beast (2017)” 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2, Heritage Square, Flagstaff. Free. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/movies-on-the-square-beauty-and-the-beast-2017/

 Sept. 2 — Free Swim at the Williams Aquatic Center1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 29, Williams. 928-635-3005. Visit http://www.williamsaz.gov/pdf/P&R/2017/2017%207%20-%20community%20events%20color%20updated%207-6-17%20CORRECTED.pdf

Sept. 2 — Kid’s Club: Birds, Bees, and Butterflies 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 2, Warner’s Nursery & Landscape Co. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/kids-club-birds-bees-and-butterflies/

Sept. 2; Oct. 7 —Steam Engine to the Canyonfirst Saturdays, Grand Canyon Railway. Visit www.thetrain.com

Sept. 5 through 9 — Family Music Classes at Music Together of Flagstaff Studio — 928-699-8711. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/family-music-classes/

Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28 — Active Parenting to present First Five Years training — from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Coconino County Public Health Services District, Northern Region Office, 467 Vista Ave., Page. Sponsored by the Coconino County Public Health Services District and Tuba City Regional HCC. Classes every Thursday in the month of September. To register, contact Lola Riggs at 928-679-7295, lriggs@coconino.az.gov.

Sept. 9 — FACTS (Family and Community Teaming for Students) Lights On Carnival10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, Bushmaster Park, Flagstaff. Free.https://www.fusd1.org/FACTS

Sept. 9 — Free Kids Craft1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, Old Trails True Value, Williams. Pre-registration required. Kim at 928-635-2591.

Sept. 9 — 4th Annual Arizona Trails Day — Flagstaff10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, Buffalo Park, Flagstaff. 928-774-2868. Visit https://www.visitarizona.com/events/nature-and-science/4th-annual-arizona-trail-day-flagstaff

Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 11, Dec. 9 — STEAM Second Saturdays, Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff2 to 4 p.m. Visit https://musnaz.org/discovery-2nd-saturdays/

Sept. 11 — National Day of Service and Remembrance — 4 to 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11, Page City Park. Music performances, information by area service organizations. Call Debi at 928-640-1933.

Sept. 11, 18, 25; Oct. 2 and 9 — Growing Up Great, Helping Parents and Caregivers Raise Arizona’s Children, will present a series of classes at the Page Public Library. The Growing Up Great Parent Education program serves rural Northern Arizona and provides education and support to parents to help their children ages birth to five grow up to be socially, emotionally and cognitively ready to achieve in school and life. Presented by the Association for Supportive Child Care and funded by First Things First. Contact Sondra Soter at 928-429-3027 or ssoter@asccaz.org or Click here for more information.

Sept. 12, 19, 26; Oct. 3 and 10 — Growing Up Great, Helping Parents and Caregivers Raise Arizona’s Children, will present a series of classes at the Fredonia Elementary School. The Growing Up Great Parent Education program serves rural Northern Arizona and provides education and support to parents to help their children ages birth to five grow up to be socially, emotionally and cognitively ready to achieve in school and life. Presented by the Association for Supportive Child Care and funded by First Things First. Contact Jeanne Crookston at 928-899-8344 or Jeanne@fredonia.org.

Through Sept. 10Flagstaff Community Market — 8 a.m. Sundays, City Hall Parking Lot, Flagstaff. Free. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/flagstaff-community-market-2/

Sept. 16 — Sedona Airport Family Fun Day — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Visit http://sedonaverdevalley.org/event/sedona-airport-family-fun-day/

Sept. 21 — Scholarship Skills for High School Seniors — 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, Cowden Learning Community, 1124 S. Knoles Drive, Flagstaff; United Way of Northern Arizona, 1515 E. Cedar Ave., Flagstaff. Visit https://events.nau.edu/event/scholarships-skills-for-high-schoolers/

Sept. 22 through Oct. 1 — Flagstaff Festival of Science — Opening Night at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22, NAU’s Ardrey Auditorium, Flagstaff. Free festival continues through Oct. 1. Visit http://www.scifest.org

Sept. 26 — Hidden Figures — 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26 at the Cline Library Assembly Hall, NAU. Presented by Northern Arizona University College of Arts and Letters. Free. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/hidden-figures/

Sept. 30 — Cornucopia Fall Festival10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, Thorpe Park, Flagstaff. Carnival rides, hay maze, pumpkin patch, petting zoo. $5 general admission, FREE for children ages 6 and under. Visit https://www.visitarizona.com/events/fairs-and-festivals/cornucopia-fall-festival

Sept. 30 through Oct. 1 — 8th annual Hopi Arts & Cultural Festival — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Heritage Square, Flagstaff. Free. Visit http://hopifestivalonheritagesquare.com or https://business.flagstaffchamber.com/events/details/8th-annual-hopi-arts-cultural-festival-16886

 

OCTOBER

Oct. 7 through 28 — Saturday Studio for Kids — 10 a.m. to noon at NAU Performing & Fine Arts Building, Flagstaff. Free, but pre-registration required. Email Pamela.Stephens@nau.edu. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/saturday-studio-for-kids-3/

Oct. 7, 8,14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29 — Pumpkin Patch TrainSaturday and Sundays in October, Grand Canyon Railway. Adults $26, Children $21 Visit www.thetrain.com

Oct. 13-14 — Jerome Ghost Walk6:30 p.m. Visit https://www.visitarizona.com/events/art-culture-and-performances/jerome-ghost-walk

Oct. 14 —Heritage Festival at the Pioneer Museum, Flagstaff10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14. Visit http://www.arizonahistoricalsociety.org/museums/welcome-to-pioneer-museum-flagstaff/

Oct. 21 — Free Kids Craft1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, Old Trails True Value, Williams. Pre-registration required. Kim at 928-635-2591.

Oct. 21 — Sedona Pumpkin Splash1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, Sedona Community Pool. $5 entry fee includes a pumpkin to take home. Tickets on sale Oct. 2. Visit http://sedonaaz.gov/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/7707/359?npage=2

Oct. 21-22 — Celebraciones de la Gente at the Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 21-22. Member preview 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20. Courtyard After Dark, 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 21. Weekend Pass $18 for Adult, $12 youth, student, American Indian. Daily admission $12 adults, $8 youth (10-17), student w/ID and American Indian w/tribal card. Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/navajo-festival/

Oct. 24 — Scholarship Skills for High School Seniors — 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24, Single Speed Coffee, 2 S. Beaver St., Flagstaff. Visit https://events.nau.edu/event/scholarship-skills-for-high-school-students/

Oct. 27-29 — Halloween Tours at Riordan Mansion, Flagstaff7, 8 and 9 p.m. $12 per person. 928-779-4395. Visit https://azstateparks.com/riordan-mansion/events

Oct. 28 — 8th annual Pumpkin Walk & Fall Fest4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, The Arboretum at Flagstaff. 928-774-1442. Visit https://www.visitarizona.com/events/fairs-and-festivals/8th-annual-pumpkin-walk-and-fall-fest

 

NOVEMBER

Nov. 2-5 —Page Lake Powell Balloon RegattaVisit http://lakepowellballoonregatta.com

Nov. 10 through Jan. 6 —Polar Express Train Ride5:30 and 7:30 p.m., Grand Canyon Railway. Adults $41, Children $31 Sunday through Thursday, Adults $53, Children $43 Friday and Saturday. 1-888-848-3511. Visit www.thetrain.com

Nov. 17 through Dec. 28— North Pole ExperienceStart at Little America Hotel. Adults $52, Children $46 day; Adults $65, Children $59 night. Visit https://www.showclix.com/event/north-pole-experience?_ga=2.152825786.222194159.1500480209-461399391.1500480209

Nov. 18 — Free Kids Craft1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, Old Trails True Value, Williams. Pre-registration required. Kim at 928-635-2591.

Nov. 25 — Williams Parade of Lights & Tree Lighting6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 25. 928-635-4451.

 

DECEMBER

Through Dec. 9 — The Eastside Show — Presented by the Flagstaff School of Music starting at noon Saturday, Dec. 9, White Dove Café, Flagstaff. Free. — Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/the-eastside-show/

Dec. 9 — Santa’s World of Wonders Family Event10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, Williams Recreation Center, Williams. 928-635-1496.

Dec. 9 — Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village in Sedona to present 44th annual Festival of Lights, annual lighting of 6,000 Luminarias— 5 p.m. https://www.tlaq.com/events

Dec. 16 — Free Kids Craft1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, Old Trails True Value, Williams. Pre-registration required. Kim at 928-635-2591.

Dec. 22 — Williams Community Christmas Pageant6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 22, City Stage. , Dec. 9, Williams. Call Cosy at 928-853-0395.

Through Dec. 25 — Tiny Tales: Museum Storytime — 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. at the Museum of Northern Arizona, Flagstaff. Free with admission or membership (Kids under 10 free) — Visit http://www.flagstaff365.com/event/tiny-tales-museum-storytime-2/

Through Dec. 27 — Family Evening Storytime — Stories and songs. 6 p.m. Wednesdays, Downtown Public Library Community Room, Flagstaff. — Visit http://flagstaffpubliclibrary.org/calendar/index.html

 

* This calendar is a compilation of upcoming events for children and families in Coconino County. Times, dates, prices and other information subject to change. Contact individual events for the latest information. Visit http://news.coconinokids.org or http://coconinokids.org for more information. Compiled as of July 26, 2017.

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