The Annual Tamales for Toys event is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 23 at Gerardo’s Firewood Café, 512 N. Beeline Highway.
Decorate a Gingerbread House tonight - Come to the free and fun gingerbread house class from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. tonight, Friday, Nov. 15, at Dimi Espresso and be ready for the Swiss Village contest during the Christmas Lighting.
Shoe drive - Kaitie’s Closet’s annual New Shoe Drive is in November and December to help area children in need get through the winter with new, warm shoes.
Jazz concert Sunday - The Payson Friends of Jazz will feature pianist and saxophonist Frank Smith, along with Steve Douglas, upright string bass; Gerry Reynolds, drums; and surprise guest, David Robinson, guitar; in a performance Sunday, Nov. 10 in Payson.
Sonic Escape to perform Friday - Julliard graduates Shawn Wyckoff, flute; Maria Kaneko Millar, violin; and Nan-Cheng Chen, cello form Sonic Escape.
The Holiday Craft Bazaar will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2 at Messinger Community Room, 901 S. Westerly Road. Beautiful, handmade crafts and homemade goodies will be available for holiday gift giving.
Medicare enrollment assistance - Medicare Open Enrollment continues through Dec. 7.
Talented tenor to perform - Tonto Community Concert Association presents Franc D’Ambrosio in a performance at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27 at the Payson High School Auditorium.
Donate hygiene items to residents of Time Out Shelter - To acknowledge October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Gila County Attorney’s Office is collecting items for the women and children housed in the Time Out Shelter.
ARToberFEST - The Payson Art League presents its ARToberFEST Fine Art & Fine Craft Show and Sale Friday, Oct. 18 through Sunday, Oct. 20 at the Mazatzal Hotel & Casino Event Center.
ARToberFEST this weekend - The Payson Art League presents its ARToberFEST Fine Art & Fine Craft Show and Sale Friday, Oct. 18 through Sunday, Oct. 20 at the Mazatzal Hotel & Casino Event Center.
Jazz Concert - The Oct. 13 jazz concert by Tony Vacca is a special “bring a friend” (for free) event.
'Buckshot Dot' to entertain The Payson Public Library will present an Author’s Spotlight featuring Dee Strickland Johnson, also known as Buckshot Dot — an author, poet, songwriter and singer. She will appear at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9 at the library, located at 328 N. McLane Road.
Find warm clothes at Senior Thrift Store Stock up on warm clothes at bargain prices at the Senior Thrift Store on Historic West Main.
Flu shots The flu vaccine is now available at the Gila County Health Department for individuals 6 months of age and older.