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Wat’er We Doing to Oak Creek?

Monday, October 7th, 2013

Upcoming Eco-Symposium investigates high recreational demands on Oak Creek

logo_oakcreekwatershedcouncilSedona AZ (October 7, 2013) – We all know the crowds that flood Oak Creek: traffic backed up to Midgley Bridge, tourists with body parts dangling out of cars holding cameras, and droves of swimmers at Slide Rock.  To residents, this is a de-facto-life, the fine print to living among the breathtaking beauty of Oak Creek.  Many local business owners rely on the beauty of Oak Creek to draw visitors who pay the bills.  Yet, recreational demands on Oak Creek have increasingly alarming environmental implications to the stability of the creek’s health, which have begun to reach far beyond the edges of the water.  Read More→

Fort Verde State Historic Park participates by allowing people to visit the Fort throughout the weekend free of cost. People enjoying the Fort will walk back in time and learn the difference between today’s way of life and the life of pioneers and cavalry.

Camp Verde AZ (October 7, 2013) – The 57th Annual Fort Verde Days will be held October 11-13, 2013 in downtown Camp Verde Arizona.

Fort Verde Days (FVD) is a tradition in the Verde Valley which is promoted by Camp Verde Promotions. The tradition includes a variety of activities that continue today plus several new ones. There is a wonderful parade with enthusiastic entrants. The carnival adds a bit of excitement for the youth and the entertainment provides an opportunity for people to sit back and enjoy a little bit of country. Read More→

logo_leagueofwomenvotersSedona AZ (October 7, 2013) – The Board of Directors of the League of Women Voters Greater Verde Valley voted unanimously to support the Sedona-Oak Creek School District School Budget Override, the Mingus Union High School District Override and the Cottonwood-Oak Creek School District Override measures on the November 5th ballot.

The League of Women Voters has and always will be a strong supporter of our local schools, and the ability of our communities to voice that opinion via the tool of an override, which ensures that our quality of education is given the financial support it deserves. Read More→

Categories : Sedona

logo_SIFFNew independent films make Northern Arizona premieres at Mary D. Fisher Theatre

Sedona AZ (October 7, 2013) – The Sedona International Film Festival is proud to present the Northern Arizona premieres of “In a World” and “Haute Cuisine” showing Oct. 13-19 at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre. Read More→