Bird Walks - Thru 4/28, 8am: Every Wednesday and Saturday, all birders of all levels can join a naturalist. Bring binoculars. Red Rock State Park, 4050 Lower Red Rock Loop Road. (928) 282-6907.
Winter Farmers Market - Thru 4/15, Sundays, noon-4pm: Locally produced foods and goods, soaps, starter plants, seeds and much more. Relic's Restaurant parking lot, 3235 W. 89A, Sedona. (928) 821-1133.
Antiques & Craft Show - Thru 4/15, Sundays, noon-4pm: Relic's Restaurant inside, 3235 W. 89A, Sedona. (928) 282-1593.
Moonlight Hikes - 4/5-4/6: A naturalist-led interpretive program on the trails features sunset and moonrise. Red Rock State Park, 4050 Lower Red Rock Loop Road, Sedona. (928) 282-6907.
Ballroom Dancing - 4/6, 7-10pm: Enjoy ballroom, Latin and swing dancing. Waltz lesson at 7. $8 with lesson. Elks Lodge, 110 Airport Road, Sedona. Sam: (928) 274-7538.
Montezuma Well by Moonlight - 4/6, 6:30-9pm: See the sunset and watch the moon rise, special telescope for moon-viewing. Rangers along he trails. Free. Montezuma Well, Beaver Creek Road, Rimrock. (928) 567-3322.
Community Easter Egg Hunt - 4/7, 2-4pm: Carnival for children includes games, prizes refreshments and a bounce house. Sedona United Methodist Church, 110 Indian Cliffs Road, Sedona. (928) 282-1780, www.sedonaumc.org.
Black & White Ball - 4/7, 6pm: An evening of dinner, dancing and auctions to support the Big Park Community School Parent Teacher Student Association. $60/$65. Oak Creek Country Club, 690 Bell Rock Blvd., Village of Oak Creek. Rene: (815) 529-1049.
Arizona History & Hi-Jinx - 4/7,1:30pm: An official Arizona Centennial event, with Mike Peach, fun history based performance. $6. Sedona Heritage Museum 735 Jordan Road, Sedona. (928) 282-7038.
Manon - 4/7, 9am: Watch Jules Massenet's opera via The Met: Live in HD presented by Chamber Music Sedona. Est. four hours. $22/$20. Sedona Performing Arts Center, 995 Upper Red Rock Loop Road, Sedona. chambermusicsedona.org.
Dedication of Cemetery Monument - 4/7, 1pm: The Sedona Historical Society hosts program for new entry monument at Schuerman Red Rock Cemetery, Upper Red Rock Loop Road. (928) 282-7038.
Beaver Creek Easter Egg Hunt - 4/7, 9am: Annual celebration includes hunts in four age categories, age 12 and under. Free. Ranch House Restaurant Grounds, 4250 N. Montezuma Ave., firstname.lastname@example.org
Easter Celebration - 4/8 10am: Christ Center Wesleyan Church hosts community event with worship service and Easter egg hunt. Sedona Performing Arts Center, 995 Upper Red Rock Loop Road, Sedona. (928) 282-9767.
Verde Valley Woodcarvers - 4/9, 11am-1pm: The group demonstrates their traditional craft for the Monday at the Museum series. Free. Sedona Heritage Museum 735 Jordan Road, Sedona. (928) 282-7038.
Oak Creek Canyon Tours - 4/12-4/14: Paul Thompson will explain a variety of homesteads, squatters' sites, campgrounds and historic locations for a 14-passenger luxury coach. $50/members; $55/nonmembers. Sedona Heritage Museum 735 Jordan Road, Sedona. (928) 282-7038.
Aeoliah at Unity - 4/14, 7:30pm: The musician and author performs music for healing and inspiration. $15. Unity of Sedona, 65 Deer Trail Drive. (928) 282-7181.
Tavasci Marsh Ecology & Birding Walk - 4/14, 8am: Park Ranger John Lewis guides a special four-hour hike, mostly level. Bring water, hat, sturdy hiking shoes, binoculars, sunscreen and bug spray. $5 entry fee. Tuzigoot National Monument, 25 Tuzigoot Road, Clarkdale. (928) 634-5564.
Exploring Clarkdale - 4/18, 1-3pm: Tavasci Marsh history tour with Dennis Casper, NPS biologist. Free with registration. Clark Memorial Library, 39 N. Ninth St., Clarkdale. (928) 639-2480.
Earth Day Celebration - 4/20, 10am-4pm: The Yavapai-Apache Nation welcomes the Verde Valley to join in a celebration of nature. Booths, free food, free T-shirts, fun run, free tree saplings for planting and live entertainment. Veterans Memorial Park, below Cliff Castle Casino-Hotel, 555 W. Middle Verde Road. (928) 567-7900, ext. 2646.
Brian Mickelsen Memorial Run - 4/21: Marathon, half-marathon, 10K and 2-mile run/walk for racers of all levels. Riverfront Park, 1285 E. Riverfront Drive, Cottonwood. (928) 639-3200, cottonwood.az.gov/parksrec/bmm.
Earth Day Celebration - 4/22, 1-5pm: Celebrate with Church of the Golden Age, music, food, children's activities, seedlings for sale. $5. Sedona Community Center, 2615 Melody Lane. (928) 282-7900.
Geology Hike - 4/22, 2pm: A guided geology walk for Earth Day with a knowledgeable volunteer guide. Bring water, suitable shoes. Red Rock State Park, 4050 Lower Red Rock Loop Road. (928) 282-6907.
Verde Valley Birding & Nature Festival - 4/26-4/29: The annual celebration of our feathered friends includes hikes, workshops, field trips, activities, games and more. An Arizona Centennial Event. Dead Horse Ranch State Park, 675 Dead Horse Ranch Road, Cottonwood. (928) 282-2202, www.birdyverde.org.
Wine Barrel Auction - 4/28, 3-5pm: The painted barrels that have been on display in Cottonwood and the Verde Valley are on the block to benefit the Yavapi College Viticulture Program. Hors d'oevres, chocolate fountain. Wine tasting & auction $20. Cliff Castle Casino, 555 Middle Verde Road, Camp Verde. (928) 634-7593.