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Northern Arizona College Night to be held at Flagstaff High School on Oct. 25

| October 17, 2018
Northern Arizona College Night to be held at Flagstaff High School on Oct. 25

Flagstaff High School will once again present the Northern Arizona Region College Night from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25 at the FHS Commons.

This is the 14th year for this informative event that is open to the entire Northern Arizona area and all grade levels.

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Tuba City, Navajo Nation, Page Regional Events

| October 14, 2018
Tuba City, Navajo Nation, Page Regional Events

By CCC&Y The following is a compilation of upcoming events in the Tuba City / Navajo Nation. To share your upcoming events, please attend the next Tuba City Regional Networking Meeting from *10 a.m. to noon (Daylight Savings Time) Wednesday, Nov 14 at the Tuba City Public Library, Community Conference Room, 78 Main St., Tuba City. Presented […]

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CCC&Y co-sponsoring ‘Teaching in Arizona’ documentary, panel presentation on Oct. 17 in Flagstaff

| October 9, 2018
CCC&Y co-sponsoring ‘Teaching in Arizona’ documentary, panel presentation on Oct. 17 in Flagstaff

The documentary “Teaching in Arizona: Our Future is in the Classroom” will be presented at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17 at the Flagstaff Medical Center, McGee Auditorium, 1200 N. Beaver St., Flagstaff.

Co-hosted by Tucson Values Teachers, LAUNCH Flagstaff and Expect More Arizona, the screening is sponsored by the Arizona Community Foundation, the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth, Kinney Construction Services, Northern Arizona Healthcare and the Rodel Foundation of Arizona.

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2018 Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair makes successful entry to Flagstaff Festival of Science

| October 3, 2018
2018 Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair makes successful entry to Flagstaff Festival of Science

Hundreds of parents and children streamed into the Commons area of Flagstaff High School for the 8th Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair held on June 29.

The fair, which was traditionally held during the Spring, was moved to the Fall to coincide with the annual Flagstaff Festival of Science (Sept. 21 through 30).

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Science in the Park helps kick off 2018 Flagstaff Festival of Science

| September 26, 2018
Science in the Park helps kick off 2018 Flagstaff Festival of Science

Even before the official opening time of 10 a.m., young people at Wheeler Park in Flagstaff were busy peeking at a variety of science experiments, climbing onboard heavy construction equipment and running from table to table to view science exhibits during the 2018 Science in the Park held Sept. 22.

The 2018 Flagstaff Festival of Science, “Accelerating into the Future,” continues through Sept. 30 at various locations in Flagstaff.

New this year to the festival will be the Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair — “Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead!,” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29 at at Flagstaff High School, 400 W. Elm St., Flagstaff.

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Candidates are addressing youth education and child welfare issues with CCC&Y’s Candidate Questionnaire Webpage

| September 24, 2018
Candidates are addressing youth education and child welfare issues with CCC&Y’s Candidate Questionnaire Webpage

Candidates for elected office through Coconino County are addressing youth education and child welfare issues with Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth’s Candidate Questionnaire Webpage.

More than a dozen candidates have already filled out the questionnaires since the page was launched in mid-September.

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CCC&Y calendar highlights upcoming Community Events for Families

| September 24, 2018
CCC&Y calendar highlights upcoming Community Events for Families

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

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Tuba City, Navajo Nation, Page Regional Events

| September 24, 2018
Tuba City, Navajo Nation, Page Regional Events

By CCC&Y The following is a compilation of upcoming events and programs in the Tuba City / Navajo Nation. To share your upcoming events, please attend the next Tuba City Regional Networking Meeting from *10 a.m. to noon (Daylight Savings Time) Wednesday, Oct. 10 at the Tuba City Public Library, Community Conference Room, 78 Main St., Tuba […]

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Flagstaff Festival of Science begins with Keynote Presentation on Sept. 21, Science in the Park on Sept. 22

| September 19, 2018
Flagstaff Festival of Science begins with Keynote Presentation on Sept. 21, Science in the Park on Sept. 22

The 2018 Flagstaff Festival of Science, “Accelerating into the Future,” will explore the astounding changes our lives may take in the next few years. 

The FREE, award-winning 10-day Festival, Sept. 21 – 30, 2018, will showcase signature events such as Science in the Park (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 at Wheeler Park, 212 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff) and SCI Talks, as well as field trips, guided interpretive hikes, archaeological digs, hands-on workshops, panel discussions and presentations.

The W. L. Gore & Associates Keynote Presentation: “Self Driving Vehicles: Accelerating into the Future,” features Raj Rajkumar, Ph.D., professor of Electrical/ Computer Engineering, at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21 at NAU’s Ardrey Auditorium. 

Free tickets at the door for first-come, first served. Or pick up or print out tickets in advance through the NAU Central Ticket Office (nau.edu/cto; 928-523-5661).

(New this year to the festival will be the Flagstaff Early Childhood Fair — “Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead!,” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29 at at Flagstaff High School, 400 W. Elm St., Flagstaff. Vendors still needed. CLICK HERE for the vendor registration form and HERE for more information. Vendors interested in participating in the fair can send their completed registration forms to earlychildhoodfair@gmail.com)

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Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth provides opportunities for candidates to address youth education and child welfare issues

| September 14, 2018
Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth provides opportunities for candidates to address youth education and child welfare issues

COCONINO COUNTY — Candidates running for elected office throughout Coconino County are encouraged to take advantage of an opportunity to get their message out to potential voters on youth education and children welfare issues.

The Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth will once again provide its one-stop webpage featuring information from candidates impacting the county.

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