2018 Master Gardening Workshop
Interesting in Gardening? Why not check out the 2018 Master Gardening Workshop being held at the Winslow Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center on January 4th through 6th? 

Date & Time:  Thursday, January 4th – 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Date & Time:  Friday, January 5th – 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Date & Time:  Saturday, January 6th – 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Winslow Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center
523 West Second St.

They require a minimum of 10 people to sign up in order to have the class, with a max amount of 20 people.
Click here to see the flyer with all the information you need to sign up!
Apache-Sitgreaves Observatory
Come and see the largest public observing telescope in Arizona. The Apache-Sitgreaves Observatory is located at Rustic Ct, Heber, AZ 85928, (480) 221-9738. The 36-inch telescope at Apache-Sitgreaves Observatory is 20% larger than the Mt. Lemmon telescope which has a 32-inch diameter. 
Groups/Organizations in WM
Northeastern Arizona Homeschoolers are families working together to bring support, resources, and opportunity to home education in the White Mountains and surrounding areas including Show Low, Pinetop, Lakeside, Snowflake, St. Johns, Eager, and Springerville. 
For more information including our calendar of events, and more, see our website at http://www.nazhomeschoolers.org/ and Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/NAZHomeschoolers/ and https://www.facebook.com/groups/nazhomeschoolers
Adopt a Pet from a Shelter!
Check out the pets available for adoption at the Holbrook Animal Control Pet Service. Give some lonely dog or cat a chance to be in a loving environment! Stop by the facility at 105 Airport Road in Holbrook. (928) 524-6828.

Not in Holbrook? Check out these locations instead!
  • Pet Allies/Show Low Animal Control at 1181 E. Thorton in Show Low. Call (928) 537-8009 or visit PetAlliesAZ.org
  • Humane Society of the White Mountains at 3212 Porter Mountain Road in Lakeside. Call (928) 368-5295, or visit www.hswm.org
  • Winslow Animal Control at 548 Barrigan Road in Winslow. Call (928) 289-3232, or Winslow Animal Control's website.
Cardiac Pulmonary Rehabilitation Discussion Group Meets every Tuesday at Summit Cardiology
Do you have heart or lung challenges? Join our fun, informative and free discussion group facilitated by Dawn Marino, RN, BSN, HNB-BC, every Tuesday (except holidays) from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at 5300 S. Sutter Drive, Building #7, Suite C. A support person is welcome to come along! For more information please call (928) 532-1150.
MOMS Club of the White Mountains
MOMS Club of the White Mountains has fun activities for moms and children that are always fun & child-friendly.  The club meets at least twice per week.  For more information, please visit MOMS Club here, OR email: info@MOMSClubWM.org
Diabetic Discussion Group Meetings

If you are an adult with diabetes or are interested in learning more about diabetes, you are welcome to attend our monthly diabetic education discussion and support group, held the first Wednesday of each month at 11:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.  at Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center in Conference Room 2.   No sign up is necessary and there is no fee. Call (928) 537-6548 for more information.
Toastmasters Club

Meets every other Wednesday from Noon to 1 p.m. in Holbrook at the Navajo County Public Works Building, 100 W Public Works Drive, Holbrook, AZ, south of Holbrook in the Chevelon Conference Room. A great way to practice and get comfortable with public speaking. Attend free as a guest. Contact the VP of Membership, Beci Rohkohl, 928-240-1104 to join. Next meetings: Wednesdays, May 25, June 8, June 22, etc.

Links Of Interest For Communities In Our Area - Reformatted
Chambers of Commerce
Local Organizations
Helplines and Support Groups Recreation (Forests, Parks)

Arizona State Parks
Western Region
Northern Region
Eastern Region
Southern Region

Medical Centers
Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center
2200 E. Show Low Lake Rd.
Show Low, AZ 85901
(928) 537-4375
Hopi Health Care Center
P.O. Box 4000
Polacca, Arizona 86042
(928) 737-6000
Little Colorado Medical Center
1501 N. Williamson Ave.
Winslow, AZ 86047
(928) 289-4691
Whiteriver PHS Indian Hospital
Whiteriver Service Unit
P.O. Box 860
Whiteriver, Arizona 85941
(928) 338-4911
Northern Arizona Healthcare - Flagstaff Medical Center
1200 N. Beaver St.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 779-3366

Representative Information
www.votesmart.org Find the names of your representatives, their voting histories, positions on issues, and more

www.senate.gov Locate contact and biographical information for your senators
www.house.gov  Locate contact and biographical information for your representative(s)

www.opensecrets.org analyzes where candidates get their campaign money and how they spend it, as well as personal financial disclosures

www.legistorm.com/trip.html provides financial information about representatives and staffer, including salaries, travel funding, foreign donations, and more

http://thomas.loc.gov The Library of Congress allows you to search for your representatives' voting records and bill sponsorship, and provides video feeds of congressional sessions

http://disbursements.house.gov/ Lets you view quarterly reports of representatives' salaries, expenditures, and more

www.c-span.org/congress/ C-SPAN's Congressional Chronicle provides archived video from congressional sessions and ranks congresspersons by number of days speaking on the floor

Senior Living
Holbrook Senior Center
216 Joy Nevin Avenue
Holbrook, AZ 86025
(928) 524-6044
Email: hsca@frontiernet.net
Aging and Adult Services
P.O. Box 123
Kykotsmovi, AZ 86039
(928) 734-3552
Pinetop-Lakeside Senior Center
1594 Johnson Drive
Lakeside, AZ 85929
(928) 368-5869
Email: lakesidesr@frontier.com
Rim Country Senior Center
2171 E. B Street
Overgaard, AZ 85933-0193
(928) 535-5525
Email: rcsc@frontier.net
Show Low Senior Center/White Mountain Meals on Wheels
301 E. McNeil
Show Low, AZ 85901
(928) 532-0656
Email: slsc@frontier.com
Cedar Hills Senior Center
9419 Concho Highway
Snowflake, AZ 85937
(928) 536-7957 (Joanne Thompson)
Silver Creek Senior Center
1658 S. Main
Snowflake, AZ 85937
(928) 536-2222
Email: silvercreeksrcenter@frontiernet.net
Elderly Services
P.O. Box 1179
Whiteriver, Arizona 85941
(928) 338-4346
Winslow Council on Aging Senior Center
212 E. Second St.
Winslow, AZ 86047
(928) 289-3341
Email: winslowcouncilonaging@yahoo.com
Senior Advocacy and Information
Governor's Advisory Council on Aging The Council's mission is to enhance the quality of life for older Arizonans.
Arizona Attorney General's Resources for Seniors The site includes information and resources on everything from Elder Abuse to avoiding fraud and scams.
Arizona AARP Provides information and resources on numerous topics as they relate to seniors.