Beaver Creek eNews
May 13, 2018
May continues to be a very busy month. Special events include the Spring Concert, Kindergarten Promotion and 8th Grade Graduation at Beaver Creek School. A Donation Pancake Breakfast is next Saturday in the BC Adult Center and the following Saturday is the Fifth Annual Memorial Day Tractor & Engine Show in McGuireville.
Our regularly scheduled meetings and activities are listed below with contact information.
The Yoga and Zumba classes at Emerald Waves Healing are new additions to the community calendar. If you haven't tried the bird walk at Montezuma Well, next Saturday will probably be your last chance until fall.
Beaver Creek School Superintendent Karin Ward was honored recently. She was named
The Woman of the Year by the Prescott Area Leadership Inc.. This is an honor which recognizes all of the great work Mrs. Ward has done in Yavapai County to serve her community. So well deserved!!
Jeannette Estes and Carlos Godina from YCSO again worked the annual May Dump the Drugs and did another outstanding service for the community. So many pills were collected that the pill bag broke for the first time. Pats on Back to everyone who contributed to the collection!
Remembering the Past and enjoying the Present,
. . . . . the calendar crew
Upcoming Special Events May 14 through May 26
Thursday, 5/17-The Annual Spring Concert
begins at 7 PM at Beaver Creek School.
Saturday, 5/19-The Donation Pancake Breakfast
is from 8 AM to 11 AM at the Beaver Creek Adult Center. Pancakes, bacon or sausage, juice and coffee. A $5 donation is suggested. The proceeds will go toward the renovation of the BC Adult Center. Please contact Judy Edwards at 928-274-6023 for more information.
Saturday, May 26-The Fifth Annual Memorial Day Tractor & Engine Show
runs from 9 AM to 3 PM in McGuireville. McGuireville looks forward to MEMORIAL DAY every year. It's a time of remembrance and celebration of all the wonderful things that makes this country great. There is no better way to celebrate than with displays of cast Iron engines and tractors that helped build our magnificent country.
The flag ceremony begins at 1 PM and includes a special guest star. (See article below)
Tuesday, 5/22-The Kindergarten Promotion
at Beaver Creek School begins at 7 PM.
Wednesday, 5/23-The 8th Grade Graduation
at Beaver Creek School begins at 7 PM.
Continues through 6/1-Yavapai County FREE Slash Drop Off
at the Camp Verde Transfer
Station from 8 AM to 4 PM, Tuesdays through Saturdays. Acceptable items are brush, branches, grass, leaves, and yard trimmings. No lumber, stumps, roots, cactus, metal, or garbage. Slash must be removed from plastic bags. Located 7 miles east of I-17 on Hwy 260. For additional information, please contact the Yavapai County Public Works Dept at 928-771-3183. The other transfer stations are open different days and times. If you use one of the others, please call first to verify days and times available for drop-off. (See flyer below)
Regularly Scheduled Meetings & Activities May 14 - May 26
Monday, 5/14--The Rimrockers
will meet at 11:30 AM
Grasshoppers Restaurant in Cornville
. This is the last meeting before taking a break for the summer. Please call Diana Bell at 928-567-9113 to confirm your attendance.
Monday, 5/14-The Beaver Creek Community Association (BCCA)
meets at 3:00 PM in the BC Adult Center. Topics this meeting include repairs and improvements for Rollins Park and to our bulletin board at Rimrock Resale on Beaver Creek Rd. Please contact Janet Aniol at 928-592-2839 for further information.
Tuesday, 5/15--The Beaver Creek Trails Coalition Board
will meet at 8:30 AM in the BC Adult Center. Contact
for further information.
Tuesdays, All-The Creative Movement Classes
meet in the BC Adult Center from 9 to 9:45 AM. The Chair Yoga classes meet from 5:30 to 6:15 PM. Please call Pamela Zahnzinger at 928-592-9114 for further information.
Tuesdays, All-Yoga class meets at Emerald Waves Healing
at 5:30 PM at 3470 E Beaver Creek Rd. More information is available at 603-321-7284.
Thursdays, All-Yoga class meets at Emerald Waves Healing
at 10 AM and Zumba class starts at 5:30 PM. The Yoga class also meets at 10 AM on Saturdays. Please call 603-321-7284 for more information. Http://Emeraldwaveshealing.com
Saturday, 5/19--The Men's Breakfast
at the Beaver Creek Baptist Church welcomes new friends and old at 8 AM. Please call Pastor Ken Miller at 928-567-4557 for further information.
Saturday, 5/19--Bird Walks at Montezuma Well
will be hosted by NPS from 8 AM to 10 AM the first and third Saturdays through May 2018. Meet at the Montezuma Well picnic area. For more information please contact NPS at 928-567-3322, ext 0.
Saturday, 5/19--The Lutheran Women's Missionary League meets at 10 AM at Grace Lutheran Community Church. The function of this church auxiliary is to help members of the community. Please call 928-567-4608 for further information.
Wednesday, 5/23-A 4th of July planning meeting
will be held at 9 AM in the Montezuma Rimrock Fire Station. Contact Carol Keeton at 928-606-4050 for the details.
Thursday, 5/24--The Montezuma Rimrock Fire Board
meets during a 9 AM to Noon session for the MRFD, CVFD, and CCF&M Fire Boards at the Montezuma Rimrock Fire Station this month. Call Robyn Cook at 928-567-9401 for further information. Don't forget that you can find past minutes and the current agenda on the web site at
| McGuireville Comes Alive with Number 5!
The 5th Annual Memorial Day Tractor & Engine Show, Saturday, May 26.
Article & photos by Candace Hammond
Antique tractors and engines along with rusty iron enthusiasts from across the state will converge on McGuireville to celebrate the 5
Annual McGuireville, Memorial Day Tractor and Engine Show Saturday, May 26th, beginning at 9:00 a.m.. McGuireville will come alive with fun for the whole family including free tractor/hay rides along Dry Beaver Creek, antique & boutique shopping in the many stores and good things to eat. The avid tractor and engine collectors of the Arizona Flywheelers will display running engines and tractors to show off.
In honor of Memorial Day the men and women of the Cornville American Legion Post #135 will be conducting a flag raising ceremony at 1:00 p.m, with a special guest appearance by USO star and the Verde Valley's own Terrie Frankel, one of the Doublemint twins.
McGuireville is located on the east side of I-17 at Exit 293 so don't miss your chance to visit with hometown folk for this small-town all-American celebration! Dry Beaver Feeds is your pets favorite shop, Candy's Creekside Cottage is in full bloom, Jims Trading post has an ever-changing inventory, 2nd Time around has expanded their inventory, and there is fresh spring selection at Gypsy Lane Boutique and Salon. Nikki's Grille will be turning out fantastic food specials. Finally, there will be free Lemonade at Gypsy Lane after the Flag Ceremony. The M bar Lazy B Chuckwagon will be showcasing cast iron cooking with a dutch oven peach cobbler cooking demonstration at Candy's Creekside Cottage at 2.
This event is sponsored by the Arizona Flywheelers, The McGuireville Merchants Association and the Beaver Creek Kiwanis.
Good Things Happening in Beaver Creek School District!
The play "Fractured Fairy Tales" was a success. Our kids did a great job, the audience wowed! Thank you to Pam Zahnzinger, the actors, and the parents who assisted.
The sixth grade class attended Camp Colton, a science camp in Flagstaff. They were exposed to a STEAM curriculum and outdoor education. Thank you to Mrs. Martinez and Mr. Clarke for attending camp along with our students.
Mrs. Cowan has been organizing and planning for our upcoming 8
grade promotion. Although we are sad to see our students leave us, we can't wait to see the great things our students will do as they enter high school.
Mr. Franklin's 8
grade class visited the Arizona Capitol and saw where legislation takes place.
Mrs. Guth's class has been busy preparing for their end of year play. "Little Grunt and the Big Egg" will be performed next week in Mrs. Guth's classroom.
Mrs. Winckler took her 21
Century students in 4
, and 6
grades to Xplorology, a SciTech EXPO for students to learn about STEAM concepts.
Mrs. Ward was honored as The Woman of the Year by the Prescott Area Leadership Inc.. This is an honor which recognizes all of the great work Mrs. Ward has done in Yavapai County to serve her community.
All the staff is working toward a successful end to the very busy school year. Ordering for next year is also enjoyable as we are forward thinking to the next school year! Teachers return July 30
. Students return August 6
. And the community Back to School BBQ is August 2
Registration is ongoing for next year in the front office. The District is open from 8-4 Monday through Friday. Have a safe and fun summer!
Mrs. Karin Ward
Beaver Creek School District #26
4810 E Beaver Creek Road
Rimrock, Arizona 86335