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Science Saturday: Harvest Festival

| September 30, 2018
Science Saturday: Harvest Festival

Come celebrate the end of the growing season with the Friends of the Willow Bend Gardens volunteer group!

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Independent Living Specialist III position posted with AzCA

| September 30, 2018
Independent Living Specialist III position posted with AzCA

Arizona’s Children Association recently posted a full-time position for an Independent Living Specialist III in the Flagstaff area. It is a MA level position and the candidate would complete psychosocial assessments with youth as part of the intake process, as well as work directly with youth to help them achieve their identified self-sufficiency goals in their transition from the foster care system to adulthood.

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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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Arizona’s Children Association hiring Independent Living Specialist III in Flagstaff

| September 24, 2018
Arizona’s Children Association hiring Independent Living Specialist III in Flagstaff

Arizona’s Children Association is hiring Independent Living Specialist III in Flagstaff.

The candidate will be responsible for assisting young adults in the transition from foster care to an independent, sustainable living environment.

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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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Meet Me Downtown Flagstaff

| September 16, 2018
Meet Me Downtown Flagstaff

Meet Me Downtown brings adults and families to downtown Flagstaff for a weekly social walk/run, engaging individuals and businesses in a vibrant event that showcases downtown Flagstaff as a prime location for healthy activities.

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The Salvation Army Flagstaff Holiday Assistance

| September 16, 2018
The Salvation Army Flagstaff Holiday Assistance

If your family in need of The Salvation Army’s assistance for a Thanksgiving holiday meal and/or gifts for your children and holiday meal, you MUST attend one of the application days.

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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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FACTS ‘Lights On’ Carnival draws a crowd at Flagstaff’s Bushmaster Park

| September 11, 2018
FACTS ‘Lights On’ Carnival draws a crowd at Flagstaff’s Bushmaster Park

Hundreds of families returned to the open air, enjoyed the warm weather, played carnival games, rode a miniature train and gained valuable educational lessons during the annual FACTS “Lights On” Carnival held Sept. 8 at Bushmaster Park in Flagstaff.

The carnival was moved last year to Sinagua Middle School due to rainy skies.

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LEGO Club

| September 9, 2018
LEGO Club

LEGO Club for kids at East Flagstaff Community Library. You bring the imagination, they’ll give you a challenge and supply the LEGO’s for fun-filled afternoons of creating and building. K-5th grade welcome!

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