Grand Canyon School registration
The first day of school for Grand Canyon Unified School District is Aug. 3. Registration dates for the 2016-2017 school year for kindergarten - fifth grade is July 11 and 12, grades sixth through eighth July 13 and grades ninth through twelfth is July 14. Registration times are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the school's multi-purpose room. More information is available from Rosa Velazquez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday night movie July 15
On July 15, the Grand Canyon Rec Center will show a free movie in the Multi-Purpose Room. The movie starts at 7 p.m. This week's featured movie is "Eddie the Eagle" (Rated PG) starring Hugh Jackman and Taron Egerton. Enjoy this recently released DVD movie on the Rec Center's 14' wide screen. Free lemonade and popcorn will be served to the audience.
Annual Xanterra employee Olympics July 16
On July 16 Xanterra will hold its annual employee Olympics at the Grand Canyon Rec. Center. The event will have games, medals and food.
Flagstaff shopping July 28
On July 28 the Grand Canyon Recreation Center is taking a trip to Flagstaff for shopping purposes. Those interested can meet at the Rec Center lobby at 7:45 a.m. The trip fee is $15 per person. More information is available from the Rec Center at (928) 638-3389.
On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at the Grand Canyon Rec Center eveyone is ivinted to join in free games of community volleyball. Play begins at 6 p.m. on the sand volleyball court at the Rec Center
Holistic Lifestyle coaching
Rob Gerard, a strength and lifestyle coach is offering free holistic lifestyle coaching to members and non-members of the Grand Canyon Rec Center. According to Gerard the way in which we choose to eat, sleep, exercise, go outdoors, have fun, manage stress and connect to others matter. Gerard offers these and other ideas through holistic lifestyle coaching and separtes a life merely lived from a life worth living. Gerard helps individuals experience a stronger, healthier and more meaningful life through mindful living. More information or to set up a meeting to learn more about the Holistic Lifestyle contact Rob Gerard at (928) 699-2091 or email@example.com.
Bountiful Baskets is a food co-op, bringing fruits and vegetables to the Grand Canyon alternating weeks. The co-op offers a conventional produce basket generally including half fruit and half vegetables. The monetary contribution is $15 and is usually worth $50 retail. Organic baskets require a contribution of $25. To participate, visit bountifulbaskets.org.
Pick-up location is the Grand Canyon Community Rec Center.
Grand Canyon Yoga
An all level yoga class, taught by Jennifer Allen, meets from 5:45 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday nights at the Grand Canyon Recreation Center, 2 Mohave Street Grand Canyon.
Grand Canyon AA
Grand Canyon chapter of Alcoholics Anonymous meet three times weekly at the South Rim on Mondays. Wednesdays and Fridays in the Kachina Room of Kachina Lodge. Meetings for the group begin at 7 p.m.
Grand Canyon Community Church is launching a children's church that takes place Sundays from 11 a.m. to noon for children from three years old to sixth grade. The church meets at the Shrine of the Ages auditorium in Grand Canyon National Park.
Tusayan Fire seeking volunteers
Tusayan Fire Department is looking for volunteers to join its department. Those interested in being part of the tradition and the excitement of firefighting while serving in the community are encouraged to become a volunteer. More information is available from Tusayan Fire Department at (928) 638-3473 or by stopping by the department Tuesday through Friday between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Acro Yoga is an informal class combining yoga and acrobatics to create an uplifting experience. Classes are offered Mondays at 9 a.m. and Wednesdays at 7 p.m. at the Grand Canyon Recreation Center.
The Grand Canyon Orienteering Club meets every other Friday at 3 p.m. at the Grand Canyon Rec Center. All ages and skill levels are welcome.
Yongshidao Self Defense Class
Learn how to defend yourself with Mater Michael Martinez at his Yongshidao self defense class. The class is free and meets twice a week, Sundays and Tuesdays from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Grand Canyon Recreation Center, 2 Mohave Street Grand Canyon.
Grand Canyon Lions Club District D21
The Lions club meet the first and third Wednesdays of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Canyon Plaza Resort, located behind the IMAX® Theater on Highway 64. Anyone in the community is invited to attend.
Zumba with Haley
Zumba with Haley is a free dance class. Zumba meets at the Grand Canyon Recreation Center every Monday from 7 p.m. from 9 p.m. Zumba is a Latin inspired dance fitness program. Participants should bring exercise clothes and water.
Violin and piano lessons
Rachel Dryer is offering violin lessons to anyone interested in learning to play. Lessons are $15 for half hour lessons. She has played the violin for 15 years and teaches the Suzuki method. Rachel also offers piano lessons for those interested. More information is available from Rachel at 928-310-4327 or firstname.lastname@example.org.