Community calendar: week of Feb. 12
Williams youth soccer signups begin
Early Bird Registration for AYSO soccer is Feb. 1 - March 15.
The cost is $75 for early registration, which will increase to $100 after March 15.
Updates about AYSO are posted on the AYSO Facebook page.Registratoin closes April 15 and first practices begin the third week of May.
Valentine’s Day Chili Supper Feb. 15
The Sisters in Spirit group is hosting a Valentine's Day Chili Supper Feb 15 from 5 p.m to 7 p.m. at the Community United Methodist Church. This will be an evening of food to warm hearts and enjoy fellowship. There will be chili cornbread, Pam’s rolls, crackers and desserts. A free will offering will be available.The church is located at 127 W. Sherman Ave. in Williams
First Five Years parenting workshop coming in February
First Things First is offering a free parenting workshop at Williams Elementary-Middle School. The 4-session series is designed to to help parents nurture their child with the right combination of freedom and positive discipline. The workshoop is Feb. 18, Feb. 25, Mar. 3 and Mar. 10 from 6 pm to 7:30 p.m. Registration isavailable by calling Krista Bush at (928) 814-3812.
Girl Scout cookie sale at Old Trails
Girl Scout cookies will be for sale at Old Trails in Williams starting Jan. 31 and Fridays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in February.
Save-MTR bake sale Feb. 13
A Save-MTR bake sale will be at Old Trails on Thursday, February 13 from 9 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Anyone who would like to donate food can drop off items at 8:30 a.m. More information is available from Diane at (928) 635-4610.
Free tax preparation Feb. 19, March 11 and April 1
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide hosts free in-person tax preparation at the Williams Senior Center, 850 W. Grant Avenue in Williams. Appointments are recommended. To make a reservation go to taxaideflagstaff.setmore.com or call (928) 919-9277. Walk-ins are welcome. Bring social security cars, photo ID and all income documents.
Greater Williams Community Fund grant writing workshop Feb. 18
There will be a grant writing workshop at St. John's Episcopal-Lutheran church Feb. 18 at 5:15 p.m.
Coconino County Career Services at Williams Senior Center
Coconino Career Services will be conducting workshops on the first and third Wednesday of every month at the Williams Senior Center. The next workshop will be Feb. 5 at 2:30 p.m. The workshops will focus on writing effective resumes and interviewing with confidence as well as job search tools and an ARIZONA@WORK overview. More information is available from Career Services at (928) 679-7400.
Little League baseball and softball signups continue
Williams Little League signups have begun. Tryouts for majors and juniors divisions will be Feb. 27 and March 7 at cureton park. Coaches and other volunteers are needed. Go to williamslittleleague.com for more information.
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.
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, the 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).
Williams City Council meetings
The public is invited to attend Williams City Council meetings on the second and fourth Thursdays each month. Meetings are at City Hall on First Street at 7 p.m. See williamsaz.gov for meeting agendas.
WUSD Governing Board meetings
The public is invited to attend Williams Unified School District Governing Board meetings on second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. Meetings are at Williams High School culinary room at 6 p.m. See WUSD2.org for meeting agendas.