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Community calendar: Week of Sept. 21

Kiwanis Club of Williams Arts & Crafts Sale Sept. 24

The Kiwanis Club of Williams is hosting a fundraising arts and crafts show Sept 24 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Rec Center Shed and courtyard at 300 W. Railroad Avenue. All procees to benefit children's scholarships and activities.

The Route 66 JDM Classic Sept. 30 – Oct. 1

The Route 66 JDM Classic is a charity car show supporting Raising Special Kids, an Arizona organization that helps special needs children and their families with resources and services. The Meet and Greet is Friday night from 5-8 p.m. at Cruisers on Rt. 66. The show is Saturday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Rt. 66 starting in front of the Dairy Queen. Owners of any Japanese car 1997 or older may register their car. For more info, visit www.route66jdm.com or email becky@nicoclub.com.

My Little Pumpkin Festival Oct. 2

Celebrate the fall season with an afternoon of family fun. Join Cinderella for photos in the pumpkin patch, enjoy face painting, pony rides, family photos, shopping and food trucks. Free for adults and babies under 12 months. Tickets include a mini pumpkin to decorate during the event, treats and a raffle ticket to win prizes. No charge for parking. Event will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Rodeo barn at 750 Airport Rd. in Williams. Tickets available at www.eventbrite.com, keyword: “My Little Pumpkin Festival.”

Fall Festival Expo and Craft Show Oct. 8

The second annual Fall Festival followed by Trunker Treat will be held Saturday, Oct. 8 starting at 9 a.m. at Parks Feed and Mercantile in Parks. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.

Northwoods Church Harvest Festival Oct. 29

Northwoods Church is hosting a harvest festival Oct. 29 from 4 to 8 p.m. The event is a funraser for the Northwoods Aftershock Youth Ministry. There will be a truck-or-treat event, music, barbecue, roasted corn, baked goods and more.

3rd Annual Halloween Craft Sale Oct. 29

Come check out local crafters, bakers and artists at the third annual Halloween Craft Sale Oct. 29 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Sultana Theatre. Other highlights include face painting, a “Best Zombie” contest, trick or treating and more. Proceeds benefit the Kiwanis Club Williams. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.

Williams Writers’ Workshop Wednesdays

Writers of all ages, genres and experience levels are welcome. Workshops are held every Wednesday at 4 p.m. at the Williams Public Library located at 113 South First Street.

Al-Anon Thursdays

Held every Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at 202 W Grant Ave in Williams. For more information, call Shelly at 928-853-7706.

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 each month. Meetings are at Williams High School culinary room at 6 p.m. See WUSD2.org for meeting agendas.

Parks Area Connection Meetings

The Parks community is welcome to attend the Parks Area Connection meetings held the first Tuesday of each month. The purpose of the Parks Area Connection (PAC) is to provide assistance to persons within the greater Parks area in distress or affected by disaster and to promote and be involved in community activities. For more information, call George Chamber at (254) 652-9688 or email at gchambers52@hotmail.com

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