The Cordes Lakes Library is currently open for signing up for the Summer Reading Program. There are many events scheduled for the summer, but limited space exists. So be sure to sign up soon.
From June 4 through July 27, the School Food Program is available at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive. Breakfast is from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., lunch from 11 a.m. to noon. This is free for those younger than 18. Not available on July 4.
Produce will be available at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, on June 20 and 28 with sign-ups at 7 a.m., and the doors will be closed AND LOCKED at 9 a.m. Please respect your volunteers who are there much earlier to set up and must stay after to take down and clean the area.
On Wednesday, June 20, the Library will be holding its Game Day at 3:30 p.m. and then on the 22nd will be Sticks & Tones at 2 p.m.
Italian Night at Arcosanti is June 30 with dinner at 6 p.m. and the performance at 7:30 p.m. Each is $20 per person with the performance at $10 for students.
Walter Parks, Swamp jazz guitar virtuoso, will be at Arcosanti on July 21. Enjoy southern rock, blues, soul and Dixie with dinner at 6 p.m. and the performance at 7:30 p.m.; for $20 per person or $10 for students.
Vacation Bible School will be held at the Mayer Community Church from 9 to 11:30 a.m. July 23-26, for ages 4 to 14. Contact Cheryl at 928-237-8493 for more information.
U.S. Flag retirement – A bin has been placed at the Mayer St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store (open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday) for worn U.S. flags. They will be collected by American Legion Post 122 and retired with dignity. If you have a flag ready to be retired, please take it to the Thrift Store.
Self-paced Sign Language class is available at the Cordes Lakes Library, 15989 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.
Bingo is held every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. with sandwiches and snacks available.
The Event Planning Committee meets at 10 a.m. every Monday. Meetings are open to everyone to present their ideas and to help with fundraising. This is also the time to present your fundraising information to be placed on the published Community Events list.
Taco Tuesday at the Center is from 4 to 7 p.m. to either eat there or take-out.
Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts meet at the church at 17330 E. Mule Deer Drive in Spring Valley at 6 p.m. every Wednesday. Scouts learn new skills by earning badges, enjoy camping, hiking, and much more. Contact Garrison Russell at 702-439-7316 for more information or to join.
Story Time at Cordes Lakes Library is at 10:30 a.m. every Saturday. This is fol-lowed by a movie.
Young Lives meets at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, at 7 p.m. Mondays.
Big Bug Charity Quilters meet from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. every Monday at the Mayer Senior Center, 10051 Miami. Beading is held at 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Call MOW at 928-632-7511 for more information.
MOPS meets the first and third Fridays at the Mayer Community Church, 10001 Fifth Street in Mayer.
Knit & Crochet meets at 9:30 a.m. Thursdays at Flour Stone Bakery in Mayer. This is for everyone, beginners and advanced. Bring your own project and sup-plies, help is here.
Peer Tutoring is held after school on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Cordes Lakes Library, 15989 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.