All public events on City property are cancelled through May 10, 2020.
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Spanish colonial art includes paintings, sculpture and decorative objects produced across one and a half continents, from Mexico down to South America, over a period of about 330 years. All art and objects from this region that precede Christopher Columbus’ arrival in the New World in 1492, marking the beginning of the European con-quest, are termed pre-Colombian. To the Spaniards in sixteenth-century New Spain, converting the newly conquered indigenous people to Christianity was of primary importance. For both mendicant friars…Find out more »
Commercially introduced in 1839, practical photography was a cumbersome process requiring loads of equipment and lots of time. And while the tools and chemicals necessary to create photographic images were bulky and caustic, they were hauled through some of the most unforgiving environments in America to create the first portraits and landscapes of the American West. From Edward Curtis to Ansel Adams, these extremely dedicated photographers of the past documented and paid tribute to the West through their amazing photos.…Find out more »
More than 30 vendors are expected to attend the market weekly this winter season. See the full vendor list at www.prescottfarmersmarket.org Customers can find a variety of agricultural goods grown within a 30 mile radius: fresh vegetables, fruits, flowers, lavender, alpaca yarn, eggs, nuts, raw cheese, grass-fed beef and poultry. Local farmers grow a variety of cold-hardy vegetables including leeks, beets, radishes, carrots, salad mix, parsnips, sunflower sprouts, spinach and kale. PFM is a producer-only farmers market, meaning every item…Find out more »
Drop-in to the Training Lab on the 3rd floor where we'll have dedicated staff available to assist you and answer your questions about completing the census. Or feel free to stop by anytime the library is open to complete your census - we have computers available and our staff are here to help you!Find out more »
If you are looking for excellent books to read and a place to share them, join the Chautauqua Literary and Scientific Circle of Prescott (CLSC). Rather than all Circle members reading the same book each month, participants choose any one of the 200+ books from the CLSC list to read and then share their chosen book with the group. Marjory Sente, facilitator, is a member of the CLSC Class of 2010 and has read over 60 books from the list and completed…Find out more »
Little Fires Everywhere (2017) by Celeste Ng. Join the Tuesday Morning Book Group in discussing a diverse selection of fiction and nonfiction. Reap the benefits of others' insights and experiences as they apply to the stories.Find out more »
Four determined homeless children make a life for themselves in Chennai, India, in The Bridge Home by Padma Venkatraman. All registered children will receive a personal copy of each month's book. For kids, grades 5-6. Register online, at the Youth Desk, or call 928.777.1537. Presented with funding from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library.Find out more »
Explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer's, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages, and identify strategies to help connect and communicate at each stage of the disease. Presented by the Alzheimer's Association.Find out more »
Learn about the history of Earth Day, then create jewelry using recycled materials. Use Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) to learn more about the natural world. For children, ages 8-12. Register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928.777.1537. Presented with funding from the Friends of the Prescott Public Library. The Outdoors Explorer Club meets rain or shine.Find out more »