6/18/2012 8:07:00 AM Lectures
& Workshops 6/20 - 6/26
Sedona Revealed - Every Sunday thru June, 6:30 pm: Multi-media presentation by local artist and author Steve Simon. Learn about Sedona's geology, history, vortexes, legends, and more. Village Gallery, SR 179/Cortez Roundabout, VOC. 928-284-1416.
Munay-Ki, Mayan Rites of Empowerment and Protection - Every Tuesday, 6:30 pm: The nine rites of Munay-Ki, once passed from shaman to initiate, have been released to the world. For best effect, the rites should be given one at a time. Suggested donation per rite is $10.00. Please RSVP. Body Mind and Soul, 2030 SR 89A, Ste 3b, West Sedona. 928-451-9743 or 928-821-6170.
Verde Valley Republican Women's June meeting - 6/20, 11:30 am: Featuring Bob Burns, Susan Bitter Smith, and Bob Stump. Tickets are $16. Los Abrigados Resort, Highway 179, Sedona. 928-284-4248, www.Azfrw.com.
Understanding Tarantulas - 6/20, 5:30 pm: Amy Helfrich, a local insect enthusiast, will enlighten us concerning our local tarantula species, their survival skills and the role they play in our natural community. Discover the fascinating world of Arizona's largest spider, the Tarantula. Pushmataha Center, 360 Brewer Road, Sedona. 928.282.4938, www.keepsedonabeautiful.org.
The Pluto/Uranus Alignment of 2012-2015 - 6/20, 6:30 pm: Will be looking at the changing times, both in terms of how this planetary alignment affects the world and individuals. Class fee is $25. Contact Gavin for location and to register, at 928-204-2277.
Dawn of a New Time - 6/22 - 6/24, 12 pm: Open to the public, including families and children. All are welcome to attend and listen to indigenous teachings and Q&A with the Kogi and Arhuaco. Performing Arts Center, Sedona.
Free skin cancer screenings - 6/23, 9 am: A free skin cancer screening will be offered to those individuals who are unable to afford a thorough screening or those who are underinsured. Services provided during the clinic include a full-body skin cancer screening, skin cancer education and additional information on sun safety. Verde Valley Medical Center - Sedona Campus, 3700 W. State Route 89A, Sedona. 928 204-4933, CCNAH.com.
Pain Relief/Light Therapy Seminar - 6/23, 10 am: Experience the healing power of light using the latest advancements in light therapy technology. Free! Best Western, 993 S. Main Street, Cottonwood. 928-274-3719
Awake & Aware Class, Say What You Really Mean - 6/23, 1 pm: You will identify specific words and phrases that inadvertently spark a reaction in others. Learn alternate words and phrasing that communicate cleanly and clearly. $10 per person. Healing Arts Center, 753 N. Main St., Cottonwood. Pre-registration required. 928-451-9482.
Sunday Afternoon Astrology With Gavin - 6/24, 1 pm: Know yourself and your spiritual path more deeply, using astrology and other spiritual tools. This informal class is all about you and your birth chart. Class fee is $25. Contact Gavin for location and to register, at 928-204-2277.
Chat 'n' Chew, Peace Maintained - 6/26, 2:45 pm: Learn ways that you can nurture inner calm that stays with you through times of fear and stress. $10 per person, Jerona Java Café, Cottonwood.
Verde Valley Waterways Opportunity for Sustainable Economic Expansion and Growth - 6/28, 2 pm: Ongoing discussion on creating an environment for economic prosperity in the Verde Valley focusing on the waterways. The sectors of recreation/ecotourism, agriculture, and conservation/preservation will provide the foundation for identifying key needs, actions and issues that must be addressed to develop a strong economic development environment in the Verde Valley around our waterways. Clark Memorial Clubhouse, Men's Lounge, 19 N. Ninth St., Clarkdale. 928-567-4176.
Awake & Aware Class, Awakened Parenting and Grand-parenting - 6/30, 1 pm: Learn relationship principles that will support you to instill high self-esteem and confidence in children that will equip them to face life successfully. $10 per person, Healing Arts Center, 753 N. Main St., Cottonwood. Pre-registration required. 928-451-9482.
Filmmaking Boot Camp - 7/19 - 7/22, 9 am: Learn about screenwriting, budget, fundraising, distribution requirements, pre-production, auditions, rehearsals, hiring crew, art direction, equipment demonstrations. Ages 14 and up. 928-649-4288, www.zgi-yc.com/workshops.