Saturday, July 21, 2018

LOCAL INFO & EVENTS

ST. RITA’S YARD SALE

St. Rita’s is having a Yard Sale this Friday and Saturday (7/20-7/21) from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. The St. Rita’s Yard Sale will be located at 1400 W. Owens in Show Low. All are welcome to come browse and shop their large variety of unique and useful items.

ST. RITA’S YARD SALE

St. Rita’s is having a Yard Sale this Friday and Saturday (7/20-7/21) from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. The St. Rita’s Yard Sale will be located at 1400 W. Owens in Show Low. All are welcome to come browse and shop their large variety of unique and useful items.

FIREWISE USA

White Mountain communities annual Fire Wise Block Party, Hosted by the Pinetop and Timber Mesa Fire Districts. Topics include, Homeowner Firewise information, creating defensible space, evacuation preparedness and more. There will be a bounce house and face painting, food and door prizes. The Fire Wise Block Party will be held on Saturday, July 21st from…

MONARCH BUTTERFLIES

Spend an evening with Gail Morris, the Southwest Monarch Study Coordinator for a fascinating look into the world and wonder of monarch butterflies. Monarch butterflies are not only present in Arizona, but here in the White Mountains as well. The free presentation will be at Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area on Saturday, July 14th at…

15TH ANNUAL HIGH COUNTRY HUMMINGBIRD FESTIVAL

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is hosting its 15th annual High Country Hummingbird Festival on Saturday, July 28th at Sipe Wildlife Area near Springerville/Eagar. The free, family-friendly festival will include: • hummingbird banding • plant displays for attracting hummingbirds • live wildlife from the department’s Wildlife Center • activities and talks designed for children…

FLICK WITH THE CHAMBER: MAMMA MIA!

It’s going to be a great girls’ night out at WME Theatres Village 8 in Lakeside with Flick with the Chamber: Mamma Mia!! Just $20 in presale tickets will get you the movie, popcorn, soda/water, light-fare dinner, something sweet, 50/50 drawing, prizes, giveaways, and a lots of giggles! Flick with the Chamber will be Tuesday,…

SHOW LOW’S FOURTH OF JULY PARADE WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Choosing from 83 colorful entries in Show Low’s annual Fourth of July parade, judges chose three as the most outstanding: Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests, who won the Judges’ Choice award and a $500 cash prize; Show Low Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for Best Use of Theme and a $300 cash…

SHOW LOW FIREWORKS IS CANCELED

Due to extreme fire danger, the fireworks display at Show Low’s annual FreedomFest celebration is canceled. Everyone is invited to enjoy the other city-sponsored July 4th events, including the parade along the Deuce of Clubs beginning at 9 a.m., the wet zone at Frontier Fields following the parade, and the FreedomFest celebration at the Show…

St. Rita’s Fiesta

St. Rita’s Fiesta is July 8th. They will have a live auction, silent auction, food, raffles, kids games, a dunk tank, cake walks and music from White Mountain Big Band at 2pm then Thunderhorse at 4. Again St. Rita’s Fiesta will be Sunday July 8th from 11:30 am to 6:30 pm at 1400 W. Owens…

SHOW LOW FIREWORKS MAY BE CANCELED

The City of Show Low is considering canceling its fireworks display on July 4th due to extreme fire danger conditions. The show will be held only if public safety officials deem conditions have improved. A final notice will be posted by 5 p.m. Monday, July 2nd to the city website at showlowaz.gov, Show Low Television…

REGISTER YOUR ‘SUPERHERO’ FOR JULY 14 MINI MUD RUN ADVENTURE

Lil heroes ages 2 to 10 can expect good “clean” fun at the Mini Mud Run Superhero Adventure on Saturday, July 14, at Show Low City Park’s Senior Field, 751 S. Clark Road. Mini athletes will run, climb, crawl and jump through mud, water and dirt and show their courage while trying to “save the…

The Underwater Town

Join the Show Low Historical Society at Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area this Friday (6/22) at 6:00 PM for a free presentation about the settlement of Adair. Discover the legacy of this historic town buried beneath the water of Fool Hollow Lake. The event will be outside at the Adair Amphitheater within the East Side…

Wildlife

Join the Arizona Game and Fish Department at Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area this Saturday (6/23) at 7:30 PM for a free presentation about “Calls of the Wild”, the sounds of wildlife at night. Hear the calls of wildlife in the White Mountains in surround sound and see if you can “name that tune” to…

GIRL POWER” SELF-ESTEEM PROGRAM

The City of Show Low is partnering with the Dove Self-Esteem Project to encourage girls, ages 10 to 14 years, to develop a positive relationship with beauty, raise their self-esteem and enable them to realize their full potential. Called “Girl Power,” Show Low’s program spans four Fridays in June and July (June 29, July 6,…

9th Annual Fishing Derby at Fool Hollow Lake

The Arizona Game and Fish Department along with the City of Show Low will team up with Hatch Toyota for the 9th annual Kids Fishing Derby at Fool Hollow Lake in Show Low this Saturday (6/23). Fishing will be from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. with registration starting at 6 a.m. Arizona Game and Fish…

HOW TO KEEP TEENS SAFE IN THE DIGITAL AGE

A class presented by Show Low Public Library, “Keeping Your Teens Safe in the Digital Age,” will teach parents and adults about the dangers of social media, apps and texting by teens and pre-teens on Tuesday, June 12, from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Discover the dangerous apps youth are accessing or sharing with others, understand…

WILDFIRE

Join George Leech, retired Fire Management Officer for the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Fort Apache Agency at Fool Hollow Lake Recreation Area this Saturday (6/16) at 7:30 PM for a free hour-long presentation about wildfire in the White Mountains and the historic Rodeo-Chediski Fire that occurred sixteen years ago this month. What were the lessons…

LIFE JACKET EXCHANGE PROGRAM

Have an old, worn out life jacket? Swap it for a new one. 2018 marks the 10-year anniversary of the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s life jacket exchange program, and the first time to be done in the White Mountains. During the exchanges, people with old, worn out and less-effective life jackets can swap them…

COWBOY DINNER & AUCTION

The Snowflake Taylor Chamber of Commerce invites you to their Cowboy Dinner & Auction on Friday, June 22 starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Taylor Rodeo Pavilion. The ticket price of $15 per person includes a dinner plus dessert. All proceeds benefit the Snowflake Taylor Chamber of Commerce. For more information or to purchase tickets,…

SLURRY-SEALING ROADS

The City of Show Low is applying slurry seal on certain City roadways and parking lots. The project will wrap up around June 21st, depending on weather or unforeseen delays. A schedule listing the locations and dates of the proposed work plus a color-coded map are posted at showlowaz.gov under “Recent News.” Business traffic and…

HIGH MOUNTAIN BEER & MUSIC FEST

Save the date for summer fun, suds, and tunes at the Pinetop-Lakeside High Mountain Beer & Music Fest. This annual event draws about 500 visitors, but this year they’re expecting double due to the expanded beer-tasting and awards events. High Mountain Beer & Music Fest will be Saturday, June 23rd from 1 to 8pm at…

SHOW LOW LIBRARY SELLING SPECIALLY DESIGNED 2019 CALENDARS

Support Show Low Public Library by ordering a unique, specially designed 2019 calendar, titled “Protect, Educate & Serve,” featuring library employees and local first responders, on sale now until October 1st for $15 each. Or order a baker’s dozen—pay for 12 calendars and get one free! Each month features a library employee with a supporting…

MUTT STRUTT

The first ever Mutt Strutt is taking off and you should be there!! They have vendor tables in the Pet Promenade (pet products only) as well as general vendors in the Flealess Market. Call the chamber at 367-4290 to reserve your spot. It’s a full day of pet-friendly events including pooch parade and costume contest,…

SHOW LOW LIBRARY SELLING SPECIALLY DESIGNED 2019 CALENDARS

Support Show Low Public Library by ordering a unique, specially designed 2019 calendar, titled “Protect, Educate & Serve,” featuring library employees and local first responders, on sale now until October 1st for $15 each. Or order a baker’s dozen—pay for 12 calendars and get one free! Each month features a library employee with a supporting…

SNOWFLAKE PIONEER DAYS ARTS & CRAFTS SHOW

The Snowflake Pioneer Days Arts & Crafts show will be on Friday, July 20th from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturday, July 21st from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm in Frederickson Park, 106 W 9th South in Snowflake. As always, they’ll have lots of vendors with items for sale. And if you’re into vintage…