The Williams-Grand Canyon Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors will put on a networking night from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 9 at Ponderosa Place, 2855 Burning Tree Drive. Richard and April Chase will play host to the mixer, which will benefit SAVE-Meant to Rescue. Appetizers and raffle prizes will be available. More information is available from the Chamber at (928) 635-0273.
Art walk this Saturday
The Williams Second Saturday Art Walk is this Saturday, Aug. 10 from 6-9 p.m. A great place to start is The Gallery in Williams, at the corner of Route 66 and Second Street in the heart of downtown Williams. The featured artist for August at The Gallery is Scott Luchansky, who creates Southwestern-themed sculpture out of old saguaro cactus wood and other natural materials. Attendees can enjoy live music by Williams' own Kerry-Lynn Moede and complimentary food and beverages at The Gallery. A free shuttle to all Art Walk venues is also available. Art Walk maps are available at The Gallery, the Williams Visitor Center, and all Art Walk venues.
Back to school immunizations available at Williams North Country HealthCare clinic
The Williams North Country HealthCare clinic will provide back to school immunizations August 5-9. Parents can bring in their school age children for their necessary immunizations from 8:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. No appointment is necessary during this week.
Clinic staff will be able to look up a child's immunization records on the state database, ASIIS, to determine which immunizations the child will need based on their age and school district requirements. Additional information is available from the Williams clinic at (928) 635-4441.
Ribbon cutting this Friday at CCC building
The Williams-Grand Canyon Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors will put on a ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. Aug. 9 at the Williams High School Annex (Coconino Community College building) at 636 S. Seventh St. Williams Unified School District Superintendent Rachel Savage will join the ambassadors in cutting the ribbon and kicking off the new school year.
New SAVE-MTR meeting location
SAVE-Meant To Rescue dog rescue group has changed meeting locations. The group will now meet on Aug. 7 in St. John's Episcopal-Lutheran Church's Walker Hall. The church is on the corner of Grant Avenue and Second St. The meeting starts at 5:15 p.m. More information is available from Robynn Eckel at (928) 635-4726.
Youth football golf tourney Aug. 17
The 2013 Williams Youth Football program will put on its second annual golf tournament August 17 at Elephant Rocks Golf Course. More information about signing up or sponsoring a hole is available from Travis Grantham at (928) 890-7537, Lee Payne at (928) 607-7918, or Darcie Jensen at (928) 699-6267.
Free transportation for cancer patients
The American Cancer Society is offering free round-trip transportation to Flagstaff Medical Cancer Center for any patient who needs a ride to treatment. Any cancer patient in need of transportation to treatment or anyone who wants to volunteer may call (928) 214-2800, ext. 12231.
Dancing Divas practice Friday
The Dancing Divas meet each Friday from 9-10 a.m. at the Williams Senior Center, 850 W. Grant Ave.
This free dance group gets together to learn various types of dance such as western, jazz, ethnic and tap.
More information is available from Barb Brydenthal at (928) 310-4459.
Senior Center needs thrift shop volunteers
The Bill Williams Senior Center needs volunteers to work at the thrift shop one or two days a week.
The work hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Senior Center provides lunch.
More information about volunteering is available by calling Lydia at (928) 635-2204 and leaving a message.
Book club forming
Anyone who wants to form a book-review club may call Chris at (510) 865-9137.
Meetings could take place at Cafe 326 at 326 Route 66.
Choir, band seeks members
The Northern Arizona Choir and Symphonic Band is seeking members. Residents of Ash Fork, Seligman and Williams can join. The choir/band is open to those in grades first through 12th. More information is available from Kathleen Petty at (435) 669-6752.
Big Brothers Big Sisters looking for volunteers
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flagstaff needs adult volunteers to be Big Brothers and Big Sisters to elementary school children.
More information is available from Christina Boyd at (928) 774-0649.