UPCOMING EVENTS

SATURDAY, JUNE 24

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

Please Enjoy Your Happiness4 pmpaul brinkley-rogersPulitzer Prize Winner Paul Brinkley-Rogers: Please Enjoy Your Happiness • Softcover Edition Release • Reading, Q&A, Booksigning • Michaela Carter, author of Further Out Than You Thought, calls Paul Brinkley-Rogers' Memoir "Wise, inquisitive, and heart-breakingly tender, ...Please Enjoy Your Happiness weaves poetry and effortless prose into a captivating tale of the beautiful, tragic woman he met in Yokosuka, Kaji Yukiko, who introduced him to Japanese poetry, to the reality of post World War II Japan, and to the treacherous territory of the human heart—a land misted with distant bells, but also layered with sorrows, and deeply honest." Join Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and veteran war correspondent Paul Brinkley-Rogers as he introduces the recently released softcover edition of his celebrated memoir. Read more »

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28

5:30 pm • Open Mic Poetry • Experience the power of live poetry! Poet Dan Seaman hosts our monthly Open Mic Poetry Night. Read more »

mural boy bookSATURDAY, JULY 1

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 5

Mechanical HeartFun Home5 pm • LGBT Book Club • Hosted by Sharayah Hudson • Come join us for an adventure into literature with an LGBT theme! Sharayah Hudson is a local resident in Prescott who moved from Flagstaff to join her wife in this diverse community. It is her vision that people of all persuasions will come together and understand themselves and each other through LGBT literature and poetry. Come one, come all! Read more »

THURSDAY, JULY 6

death cafe5:30 pm • Death Cafe • Hosted by Dani LaVoire • At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. The objective is “to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives.” A Death Cafe is a group directed discussion of death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is not intended to be a grief support or counseling session. Read more »

SATURDAY, JULY 8

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

2 pmthe yoga healerchristine burkeChristine Burke: The Yoga Healer • Workshop Demonstration • Reading, Q&A, Booksigning • Join Yoga Instructor Christine Burke for a complimentary mini workshop, a relaxing activity where participants can sit in chairs, stand or be seated on the floor. The workshop includes a meditation, mudras and simple breath work followed by Q&A about yoga, healing, energy, and more! Christine Burke has some roots in Prescott, as she states, “I spend a lot of very special time in Prescott. I was married there, my family has lived there for years. My stepfather, Dave Michelson, owns The Palace on Whiskey Row.” Read more »

THURSDAY, JULY 13

john and jessie fremont5 pm • Lane and Karla Burkitt: John and Jessie, The Story of the Frémonts • Free Theatrical Performance • Come to the Peregrine for a free 90 minute performance by local actors Lane and Karla Burkitt! The Burkitts will perform their original play, “John and Jessie,” about the unique partnership of John and Jessie Frémont: a marriage of two strong personalities that succeeded despite a turbulent life in the center of public events during the late 1800s in Prescott. Read more »

SATURDAY, JULY 15mural boy book

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

tried and true just for yousara dolan2 pm • Cookbook Author Sara Dolan: Tried and True Just for You! • Raffle! Samples! Reading, Q&A, Booksigning • Join Sara Dolan as she introduces her cookbook, Tried and True Just for You! Dolan will lead a fun, inspirational discussion to help people understand that cooking can be easy, enjoyable and rewarding. She will answer any cooking questions you may have and offer suggestions on easy menu options. Come enjoy delicious samples of recipes featured in Sara Dolan’s new cookbook! Read more »

SATURDAY, JULY 22mural butterfly

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

2 pm • Prescott Professional Writers • Four Authors • Reading, Q&A, Booksigning • Four local authors and members of the Professional Writers of Prescott will be at the Peregrine to discuss their works. Please join these authors for an eclectic presentation!

PWP four authors

• Creighton Thompson is the author of Failing Good! My Stories of Triumph, Failure and Perseverance... But Mostly Failure, Some Fraud and a Lot of Quitting.
• Darlis Sailors wrote Reflections: Inspirational Stories from Everyday Life.
Award-winning children’s author Pat Frayne writes fastpaced magical adventures in her series, Topaz the Conjure Cat.
• Wendy Ratner presents her first children’s book, Sheena’s Kiss. Read more »

open mic poetryWEDNESDAY, JULY 26

5:30 pm • Open Mic Poetry • Experience the power of live poetry! Poet Dan Seaman hosts our monthly Open Mic Poetry Night. Read more »

SATURDAY, JULY 29

11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.


REGULAR ONGOING EVENTS

Storytime

SATURDAYS – 11 am • Children’s Story Time • The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, and a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

MONTHLY: Please check our calendar for exact dates! • Death Cafe • Open Mic Poetry • LGBT Book Club

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