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8/14/2013 6:46:00 AM
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This Week

Tuesday, August 13

Spring Valley Property Owners Association meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month. Potluck starts at 6 p.m.

Friday, August 16

Aug. 16 at 3 p.m. is movie day at the Cordes Lakes Library.

Mayer

Mayer Area Meals on Wheels has a van to transport individuals to doctors, lab appointments, and shopping.  The van has an electronic lift for wheelchairs.  A reservation can be made by phone at 928-632-7511.  The van driver stays with the individual rather than simply dropping off.  He will assist riders in boarding and departing the van and with grocery shopping.  The price has risen to $30 round trip to Prescott and/or Prescott Valley.  If riders wish to travel within the service area of Cordes Lakes, Spring Valley, Mayer, Poland Junction, or Dewey-Humboldt, the cost is free.  It pays to plan ahead and call as soon as your appointment is scheduled.  The van also does one day of free grocery shopping in Prescott and Prescott Valley and one free day for just fun such as thrift store shopping, the Hummingbird Festival in Sedona, yard sale shopping, picnics, etc.  We're open to new ideas for the free trips. For more information call MAMOW at 928-632-7511.

Carpenter's Pantry Food Bank is located at 10051 South 2nd Street in Mayer. Fresh produce is scheduled for every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. The food bank will be open from 9-10 a.m. on the last Saturday of the month. The program is sponsored by Springs Church and is free for those living in the Highway 69 corridor. For questions, contact Art or Sharon Frame 928-713-5492.

Cordes Lakes

An ice cream social and jam session will be Aug. 24 at the Cordes Lakes Community Center. Bring your instrument and join in, or just come to listen and enjoy that banana split or soda.

Breakfast cooked to order is available the third Saturday of each month from 7 to 10 a.m. at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive. The menu features the "full plate" for only $5. There are eight separate choices, as well as a la carte items.

Cordes Lakes Days is set for September 21. The chosen theme is to honor first responders. Volunteers are needed to man booths, help with food, etc. Bring your ideas and input to the Tuesday Planners meetings at 9 a.m. every Tuesday at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.

Exercise class starts at 7 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Classes are free, with Chris Shackelford leading the classes. TOPS also changes times for the summer to 8:15 a.m. for weigh-in and 8:30 for meeting on Fridays.

There is a very unusual Arcosanti Bell being raffled by the Cordes Lakes Community Center. The bell is made of clay rather than the cast metal. It has a very melodious sound and hangs on its own stand. Tickets are $5 each or five for $20. Drawing will be at Cordes Lakes Days on Sept. 21. Contact Norm Kozak 928-713-8849.

The American Legion Post 122 meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 2 p.m. at the Cordes Lakes Community Center. If you are a veteran, drop in to a meeting to meet and chat with other members. Cordes Lakes Community Center.

AL Anon open meetings are on Monday, at 9:30 a.m. at the Cordes Lakes Community Center. Contact Len at 928-632-9064.

Big Bug Gem & Mineral Club meets at 7 p.m. the 3rd Tuesday of the month at the Community Center. Contact Art Frame 928-713-5492 for information. The club is on vacation now until September.

Love Ministry is located at 14720 S. Stagecoach Trail in Cordes Junction in the mobile at the Extra Self Storage. Hours are 9 a.m.-1 p.m the 3rd and 4th weekends of the month. Contact Carol Peck at 928- 899-5050.

Other Areas

Young Lives meets at The Ability Center in Dewey at Bradshaw and Turquoise Dr. at 6 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month. Contact Natasha Collins at 260-568-0747 for more information.

Big Bug Mining District meets Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Mayer Rec Center to discuss incorporation of the district and applying for non-profit status. The public is invited to attend.

The weekly Jam Session continues on Wednesday. It is still at Bill Teahon's house, 20273 East Quail Run, starting at 1:30 p.m. Bring your instrument and join in the fun. Contact Bill at 928-772-6044 for more information.


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