An artist reception for the new Cinco Chicopella exhibit at the White Hills Gallery in Camp Verde is Friday, 5-7 p.m. The exhibit features the collaborative work of five local Camp Verde artists: Deborah Gallagher, Vada Lovato, Karen Sellers, Gaylene Allen, and Pat Sharp, to be on display through Sept. 12.
White Hills Gallery is located in downtown Camp Verde at 325 S. Main St. and is open from Tuesday through Saturday 11 a.m.-6 p.m. For more information, visit www.whitehillsgallery.com or call (928) 567-7033.
Stargazers Cookout and Grand Finale of Reading Program
Thursday at 6 p.m. at the ramada off of Hollamon Street the Camp Verde Community Library invites you to a country cookout and an evening under the stars. Camp Verde Community Library staff and volunteers will barbecue hotdogs and provide chips and drinks. You bring homemade cookies to share, camp chairs or picnic blankets, and hungry family members.
They will honor the top three readers from each age group with special prizes and recognize all participants of the Summer Reading Program from ages 1 to 100. The Verde Valley Stargazers will host a guided tour of the constellations through their telescopes. Make sure to sign up for this event with Ms. Dianna in the children's room. Call (928) 554-8380 or visit www.campverde.az.gov/government/library/.
Shabbat Service in English
Join the Jewish Community of Sedona and the Verde Valley for Erev Shabbat services on Friday at 5:30 p.m. for a Shabbat service led by Meri Thomason and Harvey Bershader almost completely in English. This special service will include the traditional Shabbat prayers, but hearing them in English may give a new perspective to the Erev Shabbat Service.
JCSVV is at 100 Meadowlark in Sedona. For a tour of the building, to visit the gift shop, or for further information, call the office at (928) 204-1286, or visit www.jcsvv.org. which contains the calendar and archived newsletters.
Call to Artists for Made In Clarkdale Art Show 2014
Made In Clarkdale Art Show 2014 begins with jurying in new artists! The jurying dates for the Made In Clarkdale annual show will be Saturday, Aug. 9, Sept.13, and Oct. 11. Artists must live, work, or be taking art classes in Clarkdale to be eligible.
Jurying is held at the Yavapai-Apache Learning Center, 1630 Beecher St. in upper Clarkdale. Questions about jurying can be directed to Sandy Boothe at (928) 634-0486 firstname.lastname@example.org. Made in Clarkdale runs Dec. 6-14.
Camp Verde Adult Reading Program annual meeting
The Camp Verde Adult Reading Program's Annual Board Meeting for Fiscal Year budget 2014-15 will be Thursday at 3 p.m. at 473 S. Main St., Room 305 Camp Verde. The public is welcome. For more information, call (928) 567-3187.