The Compassionate Friends is a support group for bereaved parents and siblings. We meet the second Thursday of every month, 7 p.m. at Mountain
View United Methodist Church, 901 S. 12th St., Cottonwood. Call Janet Kelly for more information 928-301-1739.
Survivors of Domestic Violence Group meets every Thursday, noon to 12:50 p.m. Sponsored by the Verde Valley Sanctuary Call Lori at 639-2079
for location and information.
The local detachment of the Marine Corps meets the second and fourth Thursdays of each month at 6 p.m. the Sedona Elks Lodge on Airport Road.
The Marine Corps League is a Marine Corps oriented organization comprised of persons who are serving or have served in the U.S. Marine Corps
"on active duty." It is also open to United States Navy Hospital Corpsmen who have trained and served with United States marine Fleet Marine
Force units. For information, call 282-4549, Ext. 13, or 282-7246 after 6 p.m.
Stitchers meet at the Sedona Public Library on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month, from 10:30 to noon. Stitchers of all skill levels
are invited to come and stitch with us. Share your particular talents with others, learn a new technique, get help with a project that has you
confused, or just come and stitch on a current piece. It is amazing how much work can be accomplished when we "sit and stitch." Knitting,
crochet, needlepoint, cross stitch, beading - all forms of creative expression are welcome - we learn from each other and perfect our skills.
Plus, we have fun and stay cool. For more information, call Leigh at 284-1474.
Attorney General's Sedona Satellite Office is housed in the parish hall at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 100 Arroyo Pinon Drive, in Sedona,
through the Northern Arizona Interfaith project. The Attorney General's Office has satellite offices throughout Arizona to provide residents
with convenient locations where they can visit to file discrimination or consumer fraud complaints. The satellite offices are staffed by
volunteers trained to take complaints. The Sedona Satellite Office will take discrimination complaints regarding employment, housing,
disability, public accommodations and voting rights. The office will also provide information on consumer fraud, identity theft, civil
rights, and consumer issues. Volunteers are also trained to help consumers file consumer fraud complaints. The Satellite Office is open the
last Thursday of the month from 9 a.m. to noon.
Knights of Columbus Council 2493 meets monthly at 7 p.m. on second Thursdays, at Knights of Columbus Hall, 421 Willard St. Cottonwood. Call
Gary Lamm, 567-8634.
El Valle Artists Association meets in the Fine Art Building at the Verde Valley Fairgrounds on 12th Street in Cottonwood for monthly meetings on the second Thursday at 6 p.m. For information, call Janet at 649-0482 or Brenda at 649-1705.
Democrats of the Verde Valley meet the fourth Thursday of the month at Pine Shadows Clubhouse off Arizona 89A in Cottonwood at 5:30 p.m. Social time/refreshments begin at 5 p.m. Call 639-3688.
Kiwanis Club of Camp Verde meets 7-8 a.m. every Thursday, except on the last Thursday of the month, when they meet 6:15-7:15 p.m. at Cliff Castle Conference Center, 555 W. Middle Verde Road, Camp Verde. Call Bob Rugloski, 567-3731.
The Clarkdale/Verde District Kiwanis Club meets every Thursday at 7 a.m. at the Verde Valley Senior Center on Sixth Street in Cottonwood. We welcome anyone interested in community service.
The Verde Valley Girl Scouts meet on the third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. at the Mountain View Methodist Church. There will be facilities for childcare ($1) if any leader must bring her child.
The "No C'ems" meetings at the Yavapai Blind Center are the second Thursday of each month; 10 a.m. at cottonwood Village, 201 E. Mingus Ave., and 2 p.m. at Verde Valley Manor Lounge, 3400 E. Godard Road. For information, call John Hunter at 639-2300.
Camp Verde Library Endowment is a non-profit group supporting the CV Library and building a permanent Endowment Fund. Meetings: first Thursday of the month, Noon at the Cliff Castle Lodge (Sept-May). For Supporting Membership applications visit the CV Library. For information call Amber Polo (554-0575)
One Step Drug and Alcohol Recovery: A free Bible based plan for recovery from drug and alcohol abuse. Open to both men and women. Meets at 7 p.m. each Thursday at Calvary Chapel, 514 Main St. For more information, call the church at 567-2171 or Pete Roulette at 567-4318.
The Artisans Guild of Camp Verde: Local artisans sharing art and ideas and plans for upcoming events. It meets on the last Thursday of each month at 3 p.m. at the Artisans Guild Gallery. Call for information and/or directions. Lenore: 567-7861 or Linda: 567-7193.
Bridge at Cottonwood Village, 201 E. Mingus Avenue, Cottonwood, every Thursday. The Dup. Bridge Game start at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $5 per person. For information or questions, contact, Peter Wahl at: 639-3464 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The Verde Valley Rotary Club is a service club and meets every Thursday at the Verde Valley Medical Center at noon. For more information about the Rotary Club or the club scholarship program, contact Paul Haywood at 634-5544. ä The Grief Support Group meets every Thursday, 5:30 p.m., at 224 S. 12th St. Call 639-4225.
The Rebekahs, Turquoise Lodge #41, meets the first and third Thursday at 2 p.m. at the VFW Hall in Cottonwood. Call Dot, 634-0401.
The Verde Valley Archaeological Society meets on the fourth Thursday every month at 7 p.m., at the Sedona Public Library, 3250 White Bear Road. They do not meet June, July or August. For information, call Bud Henderson at 649-0412.
The Verde Valley/Sedona Community Transition Team meets at the Verde Campus of Yavapai College on the second Thursday of each month, 3-4:30 p.m. The purpose of the Verde Valley/Sedona Community Transition Team is to expand and improve upon transitional services, including post-secondary education, information, community resources, employment and recreational opportunities that will help to meet the needs of special individuals throughout the Sedona and Verde Valley areas. For additional information, contact Fred Dorfman, 649-4426; email@example.com
Quail Country Quilters Guild meets twice monthly at 9 a.m. on second and fourth Thursdays, at Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 7400, 705 E. Aspen St., Cottonwood. Call 282-1919 or 649-2693.
Family Storytime meets at 10 a.m. Thursdays at Cottonwood Library, 100 S. Sixth St. Call the library, 634-7559.
Al-Anon Sedona meets at 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Verde Valley Guidance Clinic, 2880 Hopi Drive, Sedona. Call 282-5918.
Ala-Teen Cottonwood meets 6-7 p.m. Thursdays in Cottonwood. For teens whose friends, family members or relatives are drinking or have an addiction, or for teens who care about an alcoholic. Call Ruth Reiss, 634-4254 or 646-3886.
Jerome Elks Lodge 1361 Family Night dinner for Elks and their guests is at 6 p.m. Thursdays at the lodge on 100 S. Broadway, Clarkdale. Menu varies weekly, but includes a main course, salad and dessert. Cost: $6 per person. 634-5611.
Verde Valley Civitan Club meets 6:30-7:30 p.m. Thursdays at 415 S. Willard St., Cottonwood (behind Alfredo's Wife). Call Michelle, 634-2049.
Clarkdale-Jerome Lions Club meets twice monthly at 7 p.m. on first and third Thursdays, in Clark Memorial Clubhouse, 19 N. Ninth St., Clarkdale.
Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 7400 hosts Bingo 7-10 p.m. Thursdays at the post, 705 E. Aspen St., Cottonwood. Call 634-9769.
Beta Zeta, Philanthropic Chapter of ESA, meets twice monthly at 7:30 p.m. on first and third Thursdays, September-May. Supports St. Jude's Hospital, and spina bifida and other local projects. Call Sally, 634-8829.
Childbirth classes meet alternating months on first Thursdays. Pre-registration required; five-week classes sponsored by Verde Valley Medical Center in Cottonwood. Call Julene Korems, 639-6437.
VFW Post 7400 at 705 E. Aspen St., in Cottonwood has Bingo every Thursday evening from 7 to 10 p.m. The kitchen is serving burgers and chips, cheese crisps, grilled cheese sandwiches, drinks and desserts.