WIN meetings for June
Women in Networking, a non-profit 501 (c)(3) member network of the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE), new meeting schedule:
• Tuesday, June 5, the guest speaker is Carl Brown, director of YouthCount/Children's Council. Please note that this meeting will convene at 6:45 p.m. at the Hassayampa Inn, 122 E. Gurley St. The cost is $7.50 for members and first time guests. Thereafter, the cost is $8.
• Wednesday, June 20, the WIN Lunch Express will reconvene at 1:15 p.m. at the Tecate Grill, 200 E. Gurley St. This lunch is "no host" and there is no cost to attend the meeting. There are two featured speakers at this meeting. Jacqueline Jones, NAFE Southwest Regional Coordinator, speaking on "The Balancing Act: Using What You've Got to Get What You Need." And Kathlee Hudson, State Director Income Builders International will address "Developing Your Business Through Powerful Networking and Alliances."
The public is invited to attend both events. For more information, call 445-4724 or on the web at www.winaz.org.
Heritage Park Zoo 13th anniversary celebration Saturday
Heritage Park Zoo invites the public to celebrate its 13th anniversary on Saturday, June 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Free cake, pop and popcorn served from 11:30 a.m. until gone. The annual Photo Safari Contest will be held at 10 a.m. for participants 15 years and older, with first-, second- and third-place prizes awarded. Register in the morning prior to contest. Docents will be on hand for tours at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. The Winner of the zoo's 2001 Jaguar Raffle, Mary Stangle of Scottsdale, will accept her grand prize of a 2001 Jaguar XK8 at 3 p.m.
Admission is $5 for adults, $2 for children three to 12 years and $4 for senior citizens. Zoo members are free. Heritage Park Zoo offers exceptionally close encounters with over 150 animals, including new twin baby lemurs. Heritage Park Zoo is a non-profit organization that provides wildlife rehabilitation, community education and recreation. Located at 1403 Heritage Park Road in Prescott, off Willow Creek Road, across from Embry-Riddle University. For more information, call the zoo at 778-4242.
Summer food service program on tap
The Humboldt Unified School District announces the sponsorship of the Summer Food Service Program for Children. Meals will be made available free to all children 18 years of age and under within the approved geographical area without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital or family status. Any person who believes that he/she has been discriminated against in any USDA related activity should write immediately to the Director, USDA Office of Civil Rights, Room 326-W, Whitten Building, 14th and Independence Ave., SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (202) 820-5964 (voice and TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
Times, locations and dates meals are provided are: June 4 through July 27 Monday through Friday, (closed July 4) at:
• Lake Valley Elementary, 3900 N. Starlight Drive, Prescott Valley; lunch served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
• Humboldt Elementary, 2750 S. Corral St., Humboldt; lunch served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
• Mountain View Elementary, 8601 E. Loos Drive, Prescott Valley; lunch served from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Breakfast available at Mountain View Elementary from 8 to 9 a.m.
Flag Day ceremony June 17
Prescott Valley Elks Lodge #330, B.P.O.E. presents its annual Flag Day Ceremony at the Prescott VAMC, Building 15 at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 17. The public is invited to attend.
Mayor Rick Killingsworth of Prescott Valley will be the principle speaker. American Legion Post #6 will present the Colors; Boy Scout Troop #330 will present the historical flags.
Refreshments will be served following the ceremony by the Ladies Auxiliary of Prescott Lodge #330.
Health Dept. says immunize now for next school term
Yavapai County Health Department advises parents of school age children to be aware of immunization requirements. As the school year ends, now is the time to begin updating your child's immunizations. Arizona law requires that children be up-to-date with immunizations before they enter school.
• Most children starting kindergarten need booster shots.
• Students entering the seventh grade are required to start the Hepatitis B series and have a second measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccination.
• Most high school students will need tetanus diphtheria (Td) booster.
Yavapai County Health Department encourages parents to have their children receive their shots from their family physician. If that is not possible, immunizations are available by appointment at the Health Department as follows:
• Prescott – 12:45 to 4:15 p.m. Monday through Friday, call 771-3515
• Prescott Valley – 12:45 to 4:15 p.m. Monday through Friday, call 771-3377
• Chino Valley – 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Fridays, call 771-3515
The parent or guardian must accompany their child for immunization. To evaluate what immunizations are required, bring your past immunization records.
Town seeks volunteer for board position
The town of Prescott Valley is presently accepting applications from town residents to fill one unexpired term on the Board of Adjustment for a term expiring Jan. 31, 2003. This is a volunteer position filled by appointment of the Town Council. This position requires general knowledge of zoning concepts and town codes. Applications are available at the Civic Center, 7501 E. Civic Circle, Management Department or Community Development Department, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Applications will be accepted until 5 p.m. June 14.