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May 2014
May 10 (Saturday)

2cnd Saturdays Lecture Series

Saturday, May 10, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Jay worked for the Arizona Historical Society for 33 years and was their director of Field Services. He worked with…

2cnd Saturdays Lecture Series

Saturday, May 10, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Jay worked for the Arizona Historical Society for 33 years and was their director of Field Services. He worked with…

June 2014
June 1 (Sunday)

The Founding Of Prescott

Sunday, June 1, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The Founding of Prescott – 1 p.m., Sharlot Hall Theater. Al Bates presents this highlight discussion of the events back…

The Founding Of Prescott

Sunday, June 1, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The Founding of Prescott – 1 p.m., Sharlot Hall Theater. Al Bates presents this highlight discussion of the events back…

June 14 (Saturday)

2cnd Saturday Lecture Series

Saturday, June 14, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

June 14 – Carolyn O’Bagy Davis – Desert TraderA fourth generation descendant of Utah Pioneer is an award winning author.…

2cnd Saturday Lecture Series

Saturday, June 14, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

June 14 – Carolyn O’Bagy Davis – Desert TraderA fourth generation descendant of Utah Pioneer is an award winning author.…

June 21 (Saturday)

Buffalo Soldiers

Saturday, June 21, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Buffalo Soldiers – 2 p.m., Sharlot Hall Theater. Presentation by Dr. John Langellier.

Buffalo Soldiers

Saturday, June 21, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Buffalo Soldiers – 2 p.m., Sharlot Hall Theater. Presentation by Dr. John Langellier.

July 2014
July 12 (Saturday)

2cnd Saturday Lecture Series

Saturday, July 12, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Retired from the Arizona Historical Society, Jim has worked in 70 museums in Arizona. he has been researching, writing and…

August 2014
August 2 (Saturday)

11th Annual Western History Symposium

Saturday, August 2, 2014 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm

The Western History Symposium is an annual event co-sponsored by the Prescott Corral and the Sharlot Hall Museum featuring interesting…

August 9 (Saturday)

2cnd Saturday Lecture Series

Saturday, August 9, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Greg is a writer, photographer and publisher. He is the author of thirty-six books. This topic is about Mike Burns…

September 2014
September 3 (Wednesday)

Free 50th Anniversary Wilderness Act Celebration

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Free 50th Anniversary Wilderness Act Celebration Wednesday, September 3, 6:30 PM Celebrate 50 years of wilderness with a presentation about…

September 13 (Saturday)

2cnd Saturday Lecture Series

Saturday, September 13, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Code Talkers by Laura Tohe Laura is Dine of the Sleepy Rock Clan. She holds a PHD in Indigenous American…

October 2014
October 11 (Saturday)

2cnd Saturday Lecture Series

Saturday, October 11, 2014 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

October 11 – Chip Thomas James “Chip” Thomas was a native of North Carolina. In 1987 he moved to the…

February 2015
2015
February 7 (Saturday)

A Photographic History Of Arizona At The Phippen

Saturday, February 7, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Jim Turner of AZSpeaks, Arizona Humanities speaker’s bureau, will present a photographic tour through the history of our beautiful state…

February 9 (Monday)

Saving The Great American West: The Story Of George

Monday, February 9, 2015 @ 7:45 am - 8:45 am

The Prescott Audubon Society is thrilled to offer a special Arizona Humanities presentation, “Saving the Great American West: the Story…

February 28 (Saturday)

“Life Between Dust And Clouds: A Conversation Among Ranch Women”

Saturday, February 28, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sharlot Hall Museum Lecture Series: “Life Between Dust and Clouds: A Conversation among Ranch Women” — Sally Harper Bates will…

March 2015
March 28 (Saturday)

Museum Lecture Series At Sharlot Hall Museum

Saturday, March 28, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

“Walk Through Whipple (Ft. Whipple)” Mick Woodcock presents a visual cornucopia of vintage photos of Fort (or Camp, or Barracks)…

“Law ‘n’ Order” Exhibit & Opening Day Features

Saturday, March 28, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

The new “Law ‘n’ Order” Exhibit opens at the Museum to honor 150 years (sesquicentennial) of the Yavapai County Sheriff’s…

Father Kino’s Journey Of Discovery At The Phippen

Saturday, March 28, 2015 @ 2:00 pm

While his name is often associated with the San Xavier del Bac Mission, Father Kino was a skilled mathematician and…

April 2015
April 9 (Thursday)

Yavapai-Apache Life, Culture And Beliefs

Thursday, April 9, 2015 @ 1:00 pm

Description of Event: Educational class presented by Vincent Randall, Former Tribal Chair of Yavapai-Apache Tribe and master storyteller, will share…

FREE Arizona Native Plant Society Presentation-Liking Lichens

Thursday, April 9, 2015 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

We welcome the entire community to Join Garry Neil, whose master’s research included lichen physiology. He will inspire appreciation for…

April 11 (Saturday)

Hassayampa Preserve Field Trip

Saturday, April 11, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Spend the day in a special area of Arizona’s natural environment that is being protected and restored. Each participant will…

Museum Lecture Series At Sharlot Hall Museum

Saturday, April 11, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

“How Wild Was It? Crime and Justice in the Arizona Territory” Paul T. Heiter discusses Arizona Territory’s reputations as a…

April 16 (Thursday)

Talk With Harry Greene,”Natural History And Aesthetics: Why Should We Care About Nature?”

Thursday, April 16, 2015 @ 8:00 pm

Description of Event: Distinguished Speaker Series presents: “Natural History and Aesthetics: Why Should We Care About Nature?” with Harry W.…

April 23 (Thursday)

The Tohono O’odham People Past & Present

Thursday, April 23, 2015 @ 1:00 pm

Description of Event: Presented by Bernard Siquieros, Education Curator for the Tohono O’odham Nation Museum. Learn about the rich and…

April 25 (Saturday)

Insights To The Outdoors: Fascinating Geological Formations

Saturday, April 25, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Beth Boyd, PhD, Geology Professor at Yavapai College, will begin the morning with an introductory presentation of Prescott’s fascinating geology.…

April 30 (Thursday)

Education Series About “Indians Of The Americas” Continues

Thursday, April 30, 2015 @ 1:00 pm

Location of Event: Smoki Museum of American Indian Art and Culture, 147 N. Arizona Ave. Prescott Description of Event: Come…

May 2015
May 9 (Saturday)

Museum Lecture Series At Sharlot Hall Museum

Saturday, May 9, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

“Baseball: It Was Only A Game (1845-1919)” Fred Veil traces the history of the game from its mid-19th century origins…

May 15 (Friday)

House Of Mammoths

Friday, May 15, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A multi-media evening in the Ice Age following the First People into North America. “After two years of international research…

May 28 (Thursday)

Prescott Audubon Society – “Wildlife Adaptations”

Thursday, May 28, 2015 @ 7:00 pm

Location of Event: Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Avenue, Prescott Description of Event: PROGRAM: “Wildlife Adaptations” SPEAKER: Zen Mocarski, Arizona…

July 2015
July 11 (Saturday)

“Working In A Salt Mine”

Saturday, July 11, 2015 @ 2:00 pm

Salt has been a valuable trade item throughout human history. Native American salt procurement in the Southwest involved dangerous journeys…

July 18 (Saturday)

Frontier Arizona Experience At Fort Whipple Museum

Saturday, July 18, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Frontier Arizona Experience at Fort Whipple Museum focuses on food. And old saying is” “An Army moves on its stomach.”…

July 25 (Saturday)

Museum Lecture Series At Sharlot Hall Museum

Saturday, July 25, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

“Hopi Summer” Carolyn Davis, noted author on archaeology, quilting and history of the Southwest, portrays the lives of the Hopi…

August 2015
August 15 (Saturday)

Legends Of Whiskey Row At The Phippen Museum

Saturday, August 15, 2015 @ 1:00 pm

As most folks in these parts know, Whiskey Row has been at the center of activity in Prescott for more…

September 2015
September 5 (Saturday)

Phippen Museum Presents Prescott History With Melissa Ruffner

Saturday, September 5, 2015 @ 1:00 pm

Prescott history is packed full of interesting and eccentric characters, landmark structures, incredible events and enough local lore to fill…

September 12 (Saturday)

Arizona History Adventure At Sharlot Hall Museum

Saturday, September 12, 2015 @ 11:00 am

The pioneers worked hard to “bring in” the harvest, where every head of cabbage turned into sauerkraut, and every apple…

September 19 (Saturday)

Museum Lecture Series At Sharlot Hall Museum

Saturday, September 19, 2015 @ 3:00 pm

“Women in the Pleasant Valley War” – Jayne Peace Pyle presents a descriptive talk, from a woman’s perspective, on one…

September 25 (Friday)

Insights To The Outdoors: The History Of The Yavapai Tribe

Friday, September 25, 2015 @ 6:30 pm

Contact Info: Gerry Garvey 928 776-9550 highlands@highlandscenter.org Highlandscenter.org

January 2016
2016
January 29 (Friday)

Insights into the Outdoors: Adventures in Astronomy

Friday, January 29, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

On Friday, January 29th join Brian Dewelles and his traveling planetarium as he takes you on an astronomical adventure. During…

February 2016
February 13 (Saturday)

Arizona History Adventure

Saturday, February 13, 2016 @ 3:00 am

”Arizona History Adventure” at Sharlot Hall Museum features mid-Winter frontier and pioneer skills featuring woodcutting and Winter survival, plus a…

February 20 (Saturday)

“Shakespeare in the Arizona Territory?”

Saturday, February 20, 2016 @ 7:00 am

”Shakespeare in America?…in Territorial Arizona?” – Tom and Wendy Collins discuss early theatrical presentations of Shakespeare and other “classics” in…

March 2016
March 19 (Saturday)

“The Origins of Whiskey Row”

Saturday, March 19, 2016 @ 7:00 am

Brad Courtney uncloaks the hearsay, legends and myths of Prescott’s “Whiskey Row,” and focuses on such saloons as the Diana,…

April 2016
April 2 (Saturday)

COFFEE WITH KATE FEATURING SANDY MOSS

Saturday, April 2, 2016 @ 4:00 am

Join local actress and TV/radio personality, Sandy Moss, as she presents Coffee with Kate and brings pioneering artist and photographer…

Pens & Paintbrushes: Early Arizona Women in the Arts

Saturday, April 2, 2016 @ 6:00 am

Jan Cleere with Arizona Humanities Speakers Bureau, AZSpeaks, will present this captivating PowerPoint program exploring the lives of 5 female…

April 23 (Saturday)

”The Working Cowboy – folkways, arts & traditions!”

Saturday, April 23, 2016 @ 2:00 am - 2:00 pm

An intimate, down-home look at the Arizona working cowboy presented by men and women who work the trade; all-day event…

BUCKSHOT & DYNAMITE: WHISKEY ROW’S UNTOLD STORIES

Saturday, April 23, 2016 @ 6:00 am

Join local historian Brad Courtney as he presents crazy tales of Prescott’s own Whiskey Row, including a jealous husband (with…

May 2016
May 7 (Saturday)

Lecture Series: “The View from Point Sublime – Grand Canyon”

Saturday, May 7, 2016 @ 7:00 am

Dave Lewis, Museum volunteer and Grand Canyon park ranger, presents a visual of early Canyon explorers and the artists and…

May 22 (Sunday)

”Above & Beyond – Arizona and the Medal of Honor”

Sunday, May 22, 2016 @ 3:00 am - 9:00 am

”Above & Beyond – Arizona and the Medal of Honor” – Opening of a temporary exhibit and moving tribute to…

June 2016
June 18 (Saturday)

Lecture Series: “Respect, Honor, and the Apache Scouts who received the Medal of Honor”

Saturday, June 18, 2016 @ 7:00 am

Cyndy Palcich discusses the native Arizonans who were awarded the Medal of Honor during the Territorial Indian wars of the…

July 2016
July 23 (Saturday)

Lecture Series: “The Great Chino Valley Oil Boom!”

Saturday, July 23, 2016 @ 7:00 am

In the July installment of the Museum Lecture Series, Erik Berg explores the tales of tragedy and comedy surrounding the…

August 2016
August 13 (Saturday)

Lecture Series: “The First Train to Prescott”

Saturday, August 13, 2016 @ 7:00 am

In this installment of the Museum Lecture Series, Andrew Odell presents the history and background of the Prescott & Arizona…

May 2018
2018
May 16 (Wednesday)

Naturalist Chautauqua Series

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 11:00 am

One event on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 11:00 am

NATURALIST CHAUTAUQUA SERIES Wednesdays, May 16, 23, 30, 6:00 – 7:30 pm An innovative evening series celebrating the lives and…

May 19 (Saturday)

Mile High Mystics Spiritual & Healing Arts- May Fest

Saturday, May 19, 2018 @ 2:30 am - 9:30 am

Mile High Mystics Spiritual & Healing Arts  May Fest – Free Admission   Saturday May 19, 2018  9:30 am to…

May 26 (Saturday)

Insights to the Outdoors- The Ecology of Ants

Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 2:00 am - 5:00 am

INSIGHTS TO THE OUTDOORS-The Ecology of Ants: Diversity and Interactions with Kyle Gray Saturday, May 26, 9:00 am – 12:00…

June 2018
June 9 (Saturday)

INSIGHTS TO THE OUTDOORS-The Mysterious World of Plant Communication

Saturday, June 9, 2018 @ 2:00 am - 5:00 am

INSIGHTS TO THE OUTDOORS-The Mysterious World of Plant Communication with Mara Trushell Saturday, June 9, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm…

June 21 (Thursday)

ADULT FIELD TRIPS: BEHIND THE SCENES AT EMBRY-RIDDLE PLANETARIUM

Thursday, June 21, 2018 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am

ADULT FIELD TRIPS: BEHIND THE SCENES AT EMBRY-RIDDLE PLANETARIUM At the Jim & Linda Lee Planetarium, on Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s…

July 2018
July 13 (Friday)

Public Planetarium Show: back to the Moon

Friday, July 13, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm

Public Planetarium Show: Back to the Moon Friday, July 13 – Various showtimes; approx. 30 minutes long Jim and Linda…

July 14 (Saturday)

Smoki Museum Saturday Lecture Series

Saturday, July 14, 2018 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am
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One event on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 7:00 am

One event on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 7:00 am

One event on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 7:00 am

Smoki Museum Saturday Lecture Series July 14 August 11 September 8 October 13

Public Planetarium Show: back to the Moon

Saturday, July 14, 2018 @ 7:00 am - 9:30 am

Public Planetarium Show: Back to the Moon Saturday, July 14 – Various showtimes; approx. 30 minutes long Jim and Linda…

July 21 (Saturday)

INSIGHTS TO THE OUTDOORS- DRAGONS AND DAMSELS

Saturday, July 21, 2018 @ 2:00 am - 5:00 am

INSIGHTS TO THE OUTDOORS- DRAGONS AND DAMSELS with Pierre Deviche Saturday, July 21, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm An introduction…

July 27 (Friday)

Public Planetarium Show: Prescott Summer Night Sky

Friday, July 27, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm

Public Planetarium Show: Prescott Summer Night Sky Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium Friday, July 27 and Saturday, July 28- Various…

January 2019
2019
January 22 (Tuesday)

2019 Community Nature Study Series

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 @ 2:00 am - 5:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until Thursday, February 21, 2019

The Community Nature Study Series offers a wide range of topics from black holes to butterflies and beyond! Learn about…

February 2019
February 9 (Saturday)

Mile High Mystics Spiritual & Healing Arts

Saturday, February 9, 2019 @ 2:30 am - 9:30 am

“Love is in the Air” – Free Admission   Saturday February 9, 2019 , 9:30 am to 4:30 pm ;…

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