The Rim District of Arizona Professional Writers hosts Jodi Weisberg, a stand-up comic and award-winning writer at its noon meeting, Wednesday, Nov. 18.
An amazingly significant jazz music event comes to Payson Sunday, Nov. 15.
The Young Irelanders, featuring traditional Irish music, song and dance, will perform at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 8 at the Payson High School Auditorium as part of the Tonto Community Concert Association’s 2015-16 season. Single tickets are $25 at the door, or get season tickets online at www.tccarim.org.
The children at the Community Child Learning Center of the Community Presbyterian Church are hosting their annual Spaghetti Dinner to help raise money to benefit the less fortunate children and families of Payson at Christmas time.
The next Lunch and Learn program at Banner High Country Seniors, 215 N. Beeline Highway, features Dr. Cynthia Booth discussing incontinence and prolapse.
The next Payson Community Blood Drive is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, Oct. 26 at the Shepherd of the Pines Lutheran Church, 507 W. Wade Lane, Payson.
The Payson Pro Rodeo Committee is looking for cooks to compete in their 5th Annual Southwestern Cook Off.
The Payson Friends of Jazz present the ZAZU Gypsy Band at 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 25 at the Community Presbyterian Church, 800 W. Main St., Payson.
The Pumpkin Patch is open at the Payson Community Garden, 300 E. Tyler Parkway (across from Home Depot); weekday hours are 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., the garden is closed Sunday.
The dates for the 11th Annual Rim Country Quilt Roundup, a three-day regional quilt show, are Oct. 9, 10 and 11, 2015.
Cody Lundin of TV’s “Dual Survival” to appear
The fourth annual Prescott’s Great Outdoors! event will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 10-11, at Watson Lake Park.
The First Annual Rim Country Senior Expo is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, Oct. 9 at Messinger Community Room, 901 S. Westerly Rd., Payson.
The Payson Senior Center is having a Wine and Craft Beer Tasting benefit for the Meals on Wheels program from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 3 at The Center, 514 W. Main St.
The 45th Arizona State Championship Old-time Fiddlers Festival is this weekend.
Kaitie’s Closet will distribute free children’s clothing from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 23 at Payson Elementary School, 500 E. Rancho Rd., Payson.