Community calendar: week of June 5
Parks plant sale June 8
A plant sale will be held at Parks Mercantile's Porch June 8 from noon to 2 p.m. Items available for sale include tomatoes in dozens of varieties (yard, greenhouse, patio), perennials, house plants, native plants and herbs.
Casino Night June 15
Casino Night returns to Williams June 15. All proceeds raised benefit rescue dogs. The event takes place at the Sultana Theatre from 6-10 p.m. Tickets are $30 which allows you $500 casino cash, food and a drink from the bar. Free gifts will be available to the first 25 guests. Winners receive tickets to win raffle prizes. More information is available from Angela Price at 9928) 812-0270.
Cowpunchers Reunion Rodeo returns June 21-23
The Cowpunchers Reunion rodeo returns to the Williams Rodeo grounds June 21-23 with performance beginning daily at 1 p.m. There is a $5 gate admission for those 10 years and older. There will also be barn dances on Friday and Saturday nights from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Quilling workshop coming June 22
Williams Alliance for the Arts is hosting a quilling workshop wtih Libby Beatty June 22 from 10 - 11 a.m. at Canyon Gateway Plaza at 117 W. Route 66. The class is limited to eight participants. Registration is taking place at The Gallery in Williams until June 19. A $20 donation is suggested.
Seeking volunteers for car show
Volunteers needed for the following event...there will be a volunteer meeting at the American Legion May 22, at 5 p.m. 425 W. Grant Ave. for those interested in volunteering for the Fourth Annual Williams Historic Route 66 Car Show June 7-8 in Williams.
North Country offering free WIC enrollment assistance
North Country HealthCare in Williams is offering free assistance with enrolling in WIC. An enrollment specialist will be available to assist with enrollment on the last Thursday of every month, from 9am to 4pm. Those interested can call (928) 773-1245 to schedule an appointment. All mothers enrolled in WIC also receive a free six-month pass to the NACA Wellness Center in Flagstaff.
Grand Canyon Shanti Yoga
Grand Canyon Shanti Yoga offers classes Monday-Wednesday and on Saturday. Drop-in rates are $10, a 12 class pass is $105 and for locals, their first class is $5. Mats and other equipment is provided by the studio free of charge. This is a non-judgmental, welcoming atmosphere. More information is available on Facebook or at grandcanyonshantiyoga.com. The studio is located at 145 W. Rte. 66, Ste. D (Entrance is on Second Street next to Dara Thai).
Youth hunter and angler club
Arizona Junior Hunters and Anglers Club (AJHAAC) is a local club for the youth in the Williams community. Their vision is to provide youth with opportunities to learn firearm and hunting safety, hunting, archery and angler skills, survival training, first aid and other camping and outdoor skills. The club will be conducting clean-up days at local lakes, ranges and forests. More information on how to join or become a sponsor is available on Faebook or by email at email@example.com or at (928) 846-9047.
Kiwanis Club of Williams
The Kiwanis Club meets every Wednesday at noon at Miss Kitty's Steakhouse. The group welcomes visitors and encourages new members. Kiwanis members to pursue creative ways to serve the needs of children, such as fighting hunger, improving literacy and offering guidance in the Williams community.
Infant-Toddler story time
Williams Public Library hosts a story time every Tuesday at 10 a.m. The program is open and free to the public. The library is located at 113 S.Third Street More information can be found by calling (928) 635-2263.
Alcoholics Anonymous meets Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 7:30 -8:30 p.m. at St. John's Episcopal-Lutheran Church's Walker Hall, 202 W. Grant Avenue. A Spanish speaking meeting is held on Mondays from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Williams, 629 West Grant Avenue.
Williams Food Pantry open Saturdays
The Williams Food Pantry is open weekly from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Saturday at 125 S. 3rd Street. More information is available by calling (928) 255-9039.
Young Life meets on Mondays at 7:30 p.m. at 604 Brookline Loop. The WYLDLIFE program for middle school students meets Fridays at 6 p.m. More information is available from Christina at (720) 938-3689 or Alli at (310) 480-2570.
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