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Today’s Photo from Ted Grussing Photography: Short

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

By Ted Grussing

… and sweet … we are having the most beautiful and wonderful storms we have had in more than four months and I want to get to bed, curl up and listen to an audio book and enjoy the lightning and heavy rain storm in darkness … and let my mind wander into other places.

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Prescott Indivisible Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

logo_prescottindivisiblePrescott AZ (January 10, 2018) – The monthly meeting of Prescott Indivisible will be held at the Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 882 Sunset, Prescott, Friday, February 2, 2018 from 6-7:30 pm. There will be guest speakers from “Move to Amend”.

Prescott Indivisible is a non-partisan community which seeks to promote a progressive and inclusive agenda in support of human rights and the environment.  We focus on local actions in defense of the rule of law, the Bill of Rights and the Constitution.  We invite all to participate and have your voice heard.

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Sedona Film Festival hosts premiere of ‘1945’ Jan. 19-24

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

logo_SIFFCritic and audience sensation, new epic film premieres at Mary D. Fisher Theatre

Sedona AZ (January 10, 2018) – The Sedona International Film Festival is proud to present the Northern Arizona premiere of the critically-acclaimed new epic film “1945” showing Jan. 19-24 at the Mary D. Fisher Theatre.

Some secrets can’t be buried.

On a summer day in 1945, an Orthodox man and his grown son return to a village in Hungary while the villagers prepare for the wedding of the town clerk’s son. The townspeople — suspicious, remorseful, fearful, and cunning — expect the worst and behave accordingly. The town clerk fears the men may be heirs of the village’s deported Jews and expects them to demand their illegally acquired property back. Read More→

Oak Creek Canyon Tours by Sedona Heritage Museum

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

logo_sedonamuseum2Sedona AZ (January 10, 2018) – The Sedona Heritage Museum will once again present their popular historic sites tours of Oak Creek Canyon’s historic places on April 4, 5, 6, and 7.

The tours will be narrated by Paul Thompson. Thompson is the grandson of pioneer homesteader Jim Thompson, the Sedona area’s first permanent white settler who came here in 1876, and son of Albert Thompson who wrote many of the stories in the book, “Those Early Days”. A comfortable luxury coach will stop at historic places from Uptown Sedona to upper Oak Creek Canyon and back. In all, Thompson will explain 20-some homesteads, squatters’ sites, campgrounds and other historic locations including stops at Bear Howard’s cabin, Purtymun’s Cave Springs kitchen, and the Thompson springhouse, among others. Read More→

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Sedona Marathon – February 3, 2018

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

logo_sedonamarathonSedona AZ (January 10, 2018) – The Sedona Marathon, Half-Marathon, 10K and 5K event will be held on February 3, 2018 beginning at 9:00 a.m. The course travels on SR89A to Dry Creek Road from Sedona to Boynton Canyon Road (FS 152C) and then to Boynton Pass Road (FS 152C) and returns the same route. Throughout most of the morning hours and into the late afternoon there will be signs indicating that runners are on the roadway; the speed limit is 15 mph; and to be prepared to stop.  In the morning, if heavy vehicular traffic is deemed unsafe for the large volume of runners along Boynton Canyon Road, a very temporary road closure will be used to provide a safer environment for event participants. Boynton Canyon Road will quickly re-open and provide complete traffic access. Read More→

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Let it go: Minimalism As Spiritual Practice

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

By Dr. Marta Adelsman
Life Coach in Communication and Consciousness
www.DrMartaCoach.com
(January 10, 2018)

photo_martaadelsmanJoshua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus have a name for letting go.  They call it minimalism, and they’ve taken the concept to new heights of awareness and practice.

Recently, I watched a documentary about these two young men.  The film followed them on a tour in which they promoted their first book, Minimalism.  I felt as if I had put on a pair of much-needed glasses; it brought my world into sharper focus. Wide-eyed, I sat up and took notice.  Read More→

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