Congratulations to S & S Construction, owner-general contractor Lon Steinberg, our August Business of the Month. For more information about the company, call (928)684-7500. Hospice of the Valley and Wickenburg Community Hospital offer a Grief & Loss Support Group the second Thursday of the month from 3-4:30 p.m. in the WCH Board Room, 520 Rose Lane. No fee or registration is required. All are welcome, refreshments will be provided. Sept. 12, Oct. 10. Nov. 14, Dec. 12. Powers Leavitt Insurance is offering Auto-owners Insurance Special savings program. As members you will receive discounts on your business and personal insurance. For more information call (623)386-4452,
Humane Society of Wickenburg invites you to enter their Annual Pet Calendar Photo Contest. For information call (928)684-8801. The Wickenburg Art Club “West of Center exhibition is on display through Sept. 29 in the Desert Caballeros Western Museum Cultural Crossroads Leaning Center. K 9 Konnection is hosting a Trivia Night this Saturday, Aug. 17 from 5-9 p.m. at Kellis Draper Post #12 American Legion, 176 N. Frontier Street. Registration from 4-5 p.m. more information by calling (928)232-2611.
Town Founder Henry Wickenburg 200th Birthday Activities planning under way for Nov. 21-23 by the Town of Wickenburg, Wickenburg Historical Society, Desert Caballeros Western Museum and Vulture City. Information received last week from Vulture City owners Rod Pratt and Robin Moriaty is exciting. A fun evening is planned on Nov. 23 with food and drink, tours and great stories of Henry’s life. They have ordered beautifully designed commemorative coins and will have available for sale. Watch for other details about the event.
Special Travel Presentation
Join Collette Travel on Oct. 24 at 5 p.m. for a special travel presentation on their Discover Washington, D.C. tour taking place in October 2020. The presentation will be held in the chamber board room, 216 N. Frontier Street. Register for the program by calling (928)684-5479 or email at email@example.com
31st Annual Fiesta de Septiembre, Saturday, Sept. 7 – Registration is underway for contests: wreaths, salsa, guacamole and margaritas. Corporate sponsors include:
Hensley – 3 Amigo’s Tequila, Desert Caballeros Western Museum, Town of Wickenburg, Arizona Public Service, Crescent Crown Distributing, The Wickenburg Sun, 96.3 Real Country, and Compadres of Fiesta de Septiembre. The activity also has kids programming, Hispanic heritage photo display, arts/crafts and food mercado and much more.
20th Annual High Desert Golf Classic is Sept. 21 – four-person scramble starting at 8a.m., Wickenburg Ranch Golf & Social Club. Registration underway, along with tee box sponsorship and silent auction donations. Both activities have volunteer opportunities available.