Friday, May 11

Historic downtown walking tour, “Where It All Began," 10 a.m., Chamber's Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. 928-445-2000 or www.prescott.org.

Spring market day, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 8740 E. Eastridge Drive, Prescott Valley. Crafters and growers will display their goods for sale in tented areas. Participating local vendors include Polka Goat Farm LLC and Mama's Smokin Hot Sauce.

Art Days for Kids, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. For ages 6-14. Register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

“Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

Nightwatch Star Talk, 8:15 p.m., Acker Park, located near downtown at the south end of Virginia Avenue. Learn to identify the spring constellations, ancient myths about the stars and modern scientific discoveries. 928-771-1428 or charcraig6@gmail.com.

Saturday, May 12

Prescott Farmer’s Market, 7:30 a.m. until noon, Yavapai Regional Medical Center Pendleton Center, 930 Division St. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.

40th annual Prescott Valley Days Parade, 9 a.m., Florentine, beginning at Yavapai and ending at the Prescott Valley Event Center parking lot.

Yavapai Flute Circle, noon to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Children’s Program Room, 7401 E Civic Circle. 717-1000.

Conifers of Arizona and hiking selected forested trails, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, PC Lab, 7401 E. Civic Circle. Presented by Ted Johnson, library coordinator in Spring Valley.

Town Choir of the Phoenix Boys Choir Northern Arizona Tour, 3 p.m., St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 2000 Shepherds Lane, Prescott. Free and open to the public. Donations accepted.

Yavapai Youth Choir Concert, 4 to 6 p.m., Yavapai Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. ycpac@yc.edu.

“Unbroken Circle,” 4 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St., in Prescott. The college’s Youth Choirs feature songs of strength, unity and Americana in their spring concert. Tickets: $10. Those under the age of 18 are admitted at no charge. 928-776-2000 or www.ycpac.com.

Saturday Night Talk Series, 7 p.m. "In Praise of the Divine: A Night of Chanting to Open the Heart." Vigraha Gallery, Courtyard Bldg., 115 E. Goodwin St., $5 donation. Talks are open to the public.

Smiles for Special Olympics, 7 p.m., Elks Theatre and Performing Arts Center, 117 E. Gurley St. Mark Cordes, The Spouse Whisperer, www.markcordes.com. All proceeds benefit area Special Olympics.

Swing & Country Dance Party with Jack & Rachele Smith, 7:30 p.m. Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. B. West Coast Swing dance lesson at 6:30, Cost $10.

“Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

Sunday May 13

“Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 2 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

Monday, May 14

Crochet One, Knit Too, 2 to 3:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E Civic Circle Drive.

Queen of Hearts, 6:30 p.m., 202 N. Arizona Ave. 928-776-1125; vfw541prescott.org.

Tuesday, May 15

Prescott Valley Farmer’s Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Harkins Theatre parking lot at Glassford Hill Road and Park Avenue.

Introduction to Home Canning, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., 840 Rodeo Drive, Building C (Prescott office of the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Service. Space is limited. To register, call 928-445-6590 x221.

Teen Murder Mystery Dinner, 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Grades 6-12. Must register online, at the Youth Desk or call 928-777-1537.

Everyone Improv, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive.

Wednesday, May 16

Prescott Valley Art Guild, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive.

Bocce - A Game for All Ages, 10 a.m., Watson Lake Park, 3101 Watson Lake Park Road, Prescott. Age limit: 18+.

“Singing in the key of life,” 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Prescott United Methodist Church, Deborah Room, 505 W. Gurley St., Prescott. This group is for people ages 60 and older. No special talent required. 928-445-5211, ext. 2605 or 2601, or seniorpeerprogram.org.

“Benefits of Tai Chi & Qigong,” 1 p.m., Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. B. Presented by Roma Korn, certified instructor.

Thursday, May 17

Paper, Print, Bind Creative Aging Class, 2 to 4 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Library’s Children’s Program Room. 7401 E Civic Circle Drive. For more information call 928-759-6189.

Third Thursday Star Talks: Observational Interferometry at Lowell, 6 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. 928-778-6324.

“Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

Friday, May 18

Touchmark Trekkers Walking Group, 10 to 11 a.m., Touchmark Health & Fitness Club, 3150 Touchmark Blvd., Prescott. This walking group is open to the public.

Quilters, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle. libraryquilters@gmail.com.

Historic Downtown Walking Tours, "Where It All Began," 10 a.m., Chamber's Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. 928-445-2000 or www.prescott.org.

Find Your Next Great Books: Reader’s Advisory Tools, 10 a.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. covers resources such as NextReads, NoveList and GoodReads.com. Register online, at the Ask a Librarian Desk or call 928-777-1526.

“John Wayne and Paula Erlene Show,” 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Auditorium, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive.

“Flora for Hikers - Conifers of Arizona,” 1 p.m., Spring Valley Library, 7320 E Mule Deer Drive, Mayer. http://yavapailibrary.org/springvalley.

Third Friday Chamber Music Series, 3:30 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Sand Fleas ukulele group followed by the Womansong chorale group. 928-778-6965.

Free Friday Night Movie, “The Greatest Showman,” 4:30 p.m., Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. B. Starring Hugh Jackman, rated PG.

“Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

Saturday, May 19

Prescott Farmer’s Market, 7:30 a.m. until noon, Yavapai Regional Medical Center Pendleton Center, 930 Division St. www.prescottfarmersmarket.org.

7th annual Walk for the Animals for pet lovers, 8 a.m., Mile High Middle School, 300 South Granite St. Prescott. www.yavapaihumaneorg/walkfortheanimals. All proceeds benefit the Yavapai Humane Society.

Ham radio licensing test, 9 a.m., Jeep Posse Building, 1200 Commerce Drive, Pioneer Park, behind outdoor hockey rink, Prescott. For more information or to pre-register, visit http://www.w7yrc.org/arrl-vec/.

Mile High Mystics Spiritual & Healing Arts May Fest, 9:30 am to 4:30 p.m., Hassayampa Hotel, Gurley St., Prescott. Readers, chair massage, body work, vendors, energy healing, free lectures. Some proceeds will be donated to Stepping Stones. http://milehighmystics.com/events/.

Historic Downtown Walking Tours, "Where It All Began," 10 a.m., Chamber's Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. 928-445-2000 or www.prescott.org.

AIRES Spring Fling Fashion Show, 11 a.m. silent auction, 1 p.m. fashion show, AIRES Office, 9350 E. Valley Road, Suite F, Prescott Valley. The purpose of the Spring Fling Fashion Show is to provide a wonderful experience to our members with special needs.

St. Luke's Native American Ministry 2nd Quarterly Public Presentation Featuring Fil (Yoimasa) Kewanyama: Hopi who becomes U.S. Army Veteran, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 2000 Shepherd’s Lane, Prescott. Artist Fil Kewanyama is an award-winning Hopi artist and a U.S. Army veteran. Presented by the Native American Ministry committee.

“John Wayne and Paula Erlene Show,” 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library Auditorium, 7401 E. Civic Circle Drive. 928-759-3040.

Tea Ladies, 1 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. The Prescott Tea Ladies will discuss royal wedding traditions from Queen Victoria to Prince Harry. Seating is limited, so register at the Ask a Librarian Desk or call 928-777-1526.

Linda Strader “Summers of Fire” reading, Q&A, booksigning, 2 p.m. Peregrine Book Company, 219A Cortez, Prescott. PeregrineBookCompany.com.

“Yavapai Heritage in Song ‘n’ Dance” lecture, 2 p.m., Sharlot Hall Museum, 415 W. Gurley, Prescott. 928-445-3122 or sharlot.org. Linda Org, director of the Culture Research Department of the tribe will explain it all.

Armed Forces Spaghetti Dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., Tony’s Too Bar & Grill, 8172 E. Long Mesa Drive, Prescott Valley. RSVP to 928-759-0377. Free to veterans and members of the Armed Forces with ID. $5 for guests. Sponsored by AMVETS. For more information, call 928-379-6454.

“Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 2 and 7:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

The Improvitonians, PCA's improvisation troupe, 8:30 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St. www.pca-az.net.

Sunday, May 20

Historic Downtown Walking Tours, "Where It All Began," 10 a.m., Chamber's Visitor Information Center, 117 W. Goodwin St. 928-445-2000 or www.prescott.org.

“Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” 2 p.m., Prescott Center for the Arts, Mainstage, 208 N. Marina. 928-445-3286 or pca-az.net.

Fifth annual “Play It Forward Music Festival” at the Holiday Courtyard, downtown Prescott; 4 to 8 p.m. - $20 adult, younger than 18 get in free. Tickets: https://goo.gl/YLsqCD or call 928-499-0522. www.facebook.com/PlayitForwardFest. Music, food, arts and community will be on display outdoors - five talented youth musicians will perform alongside established artists Walt Richardson, Blaine Long, Gigi Gonaway, Marcus Weeden, and Drew Hall. Presented by the Boys to Men Mentoring Network of Central Arizona.