Blogs: Local Events

Rural Development Investment Fund to support community infrastructure projects

January 15, 2021 Arizona Community Foundation and US Department of Agriculture announce a development partnership serving rural Arizona  The Arizona Community Foundation (ACF) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development (USDA RD) have launched a public-private partnership to support...
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Chamber Monthly Reports

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS December 18, 2020 Our cornucopia of hiking trails – around 400 miles of them – may seem a little overwhelming to the casual hiker. Have you found yourself visiting the same trails time...
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Hit the Road with Roger Naylor’s New Book

December 17, 2020  Let the adventures begin. With his latest book, Arizona’s Scenic Roads and Hikes, travel writer Roger Naylor coaxes readers outdoors with the promise of an array of wonders. Arizona’s Scenic Roads and Hikes points the way toward...
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Chamber Website

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS December 11, 2020 Call it the COVID effect. Today we are living online as never before; logging on for work, to stay in touch with friends, check on the news, get our shopping...
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“A Christmas Carol” Reading at Sedona Heritage Museum

December 10, 2020  In celebration of the Christmas season, Michael Peach will give a reading of the Charles Dickens’ classic “A Christmas Carol” at the Sedona Heritage Museum on Saturday December 19 at 3:00 p.m. in the historic Fruit Packing...
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Locals Nite Out – Winter 2020

AS SEEN IN THE RED ROCK NEWS December 4, 2020 We hope you are masked up and socially distant while enjoying post-Thanksgiving holiday shopping. Sedona businesses are doing their part, with more than 270 signed on to the Sedona |...
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Verde Conservation Grant Recipients Announced

December 1, 2020 Friends of the Verde River is pleased to announce the winners of the Verde Conservation Grant program 2020 cycle.  Due to the overwhelming support of more than 50 local business participants in the Verde Conservation Partner program, Friends of the...
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Sedona Heritage Museum’s Holiday Photo Vignettes

November 20, 2020 – The Sedona Heritage Museum is hosting a special collection of decorated vignettes, calling them their “Christmas in the Park” holiday photo opportunities, beginning November 16, 2020 through January 1, 2021. The exterior scenes are available during...
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Every Kid Outdoors program expands to 5th graders

November 17, 2020, Williams, Ariz. — Fifth-grade students and their families can now enjoy fee-free access to thousands of Forest Service sites across the country, as well as a free Christmas Tree permit.  The USDA Forest Service has expanded its Every...
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Chamber Closes Visitor Center after Employee’s Positive COVID-19 test

November 13, 2020 – The Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau has temporarily closed The Visitor Center at 331 Forest Road in Uptown after learning Friday that an employee who works at the Center tested positive for COVID-19. “Our...
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Sedona Public Library Bids Farewell to Director Ginny Volkman

November 13, 2020 – Sedona Public Library (SPL) director Virginia (Ginny) Volkman is retiring at the end of this year, after serving over a decade in the position. She had previously held the job from 1979 to 1985, when the...
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Sedona Heritage Museum to Host Virtual Veterans Day Tribute

The Sedona Heritage Museum’s annual Veterans Day Tribute will be a virtual program this year in deference to the on-going pandemic. Instead of a public gathering at the Museum’s historic Fruit Packing Shed, they have created a 30-minute program with...
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