Oct. 7

Prescott Plein Air Art Festival Sales, 12 a.m. to 12 p.m., review and purchase from a selection of works produced during the first annual Prescott Plein Air Art Festival, free online event through 5 p.m. Oct. 31. https://www.32auctions.com/pleinair

Science Speaker Series: Dr. Emily Levesque — Embry-Riddle’s Dr. Noel Richardson will hold an engaging discussion with Dr. Levesque on her new book, The Last Stargazers. They will explore the fascinating stories of the individuals who operate and visit observatories – providing a behind-the-scenes perspective of what goes into a professional telescope run. Audience members in virtual attendance can ask their questions via YouTube Chat, with the potential of having them addressed during the show. Show link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_j5hS_naxg.

Thursday, Oct. 8

The Northern Arizona College Resource Center is hosting a free Zoom meeting on completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). from 3-7 pm. Zoom Meeting ID: 925 1202 2835 Passcode: FAFSA URL link: tinyurl.com/nacrcfafsa

Contact: [email protected] or call 928-523-1803. Other dates are Oct. 12, 14, 20, 22, 26,28

Saturday, Oct. 10

A Tour of Our Planets. There are many planets out there in the cosmos, but this show will focus on the eight that circle around our Sun in the solar system. Join us for a tour of the different planets at 11 a.m., where we will explore each of their unique features in this educational astronomy program tailored younger students. With parental or guardian permission, the children may ask questions in YouTube chat during the program. Show link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X7kZB3aNBE.

Quad City Groundwater Needs Protection Now, free Zoom webinar hosted by the Citizens Water Advocacy Group (CWAG), 10 a.m. to noon. The Zoom link and password are posted in the “Next Meeting” section at www.cwagaz.org . Prescott resident and retired geologist Dr. Edward Wolfe will give a brief primer on groundwater basics, discuss reasons why our groundwater supply is diminishing, and describe some strategies to address its depletion

The Seventh-Day Adventist Church presents Classical Vespers 2, Oct. 10, 5 PM at the church, located at 2980 Willow Creek Road, Prescott. Face coverings and social distancing is required. For more information, contact Brenda Dahle Chamberlain at 928-7754192.

Free ACT vs SAT Workshop: Presented by the Northern Arizona College Resource Center, Learn the difference between the tests and determine which test is best suited for you. Presented by Northern Arizona College Resource Center, 12 to 1 pm. via Zoom. ID#: 958 4461 1526 Passcode: NACRC, Contact: [email protected] 928-523-1803.

Sunday, Oct. 11

SHE had a name… SHE had a history fashion show presented by the Arizona Territorial Society, Western Heritage Center, 156 S Montezuma St, Prescott, 2 and 6:30 p.m. $15 donation benefits Arizona Territorial Society.

Tuesday, Oct. 13

SBDC Presents: Domino Effect of the Minimum Wage Increase, free virtual event, 11 a.m. to noon. two initial discussion questions to consider beforehand:

• What are the changes you will make from a budget/financial standpoint?

• Do you have additional thoughts or consideration on the upcoming change given the existing impacts of COVID on your business? Register online at: https://bit.ly/Domino1013.

Saturday, Oct. 17

The Northern Arizona College Resource Center will present a free ACT Boot Camp: Learn ACT specific strategies, layout and test content, and study habits. Take practice tests, review answers and learn about other free resources. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. via Zoom. ID# 986 7235 9190 Passcode: ACT. Contact: [email protected] 928-523-1803.