College News

Workshops for small businesses

by erobinson
SHOW LOW — Quickly apply the tips from four noncredit March workshops at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus to explore business ownership options, improve your marketing skills, increase your social media presence, or improve your website.

Let's put Snowflake and Taylor on the Map

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SNOWFLAKE – The Small Business Development Center at Northland Pioneer College is helping small businesses grow their presence online with a free Let’s Put Snowflake and Taylor on the Map workshop, which will feature a lesson about getting your business on the map. The workshop will be Monday, April 4, 2016 at NPC’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main St., from 3 to 5 p.m.

Staged reading April 6

by erobinson
FLAGSTAFF – The Theatrikos Theatre Co. will present a staged reading to encourage further development of Lisa Jayne’s one-act play “Pleiades Rising” on Wednesday, April 6, at 6:30 p.m. at the Doris Harper-White Community Playhouse, 11 W. Cherry Ave., in Flagstaff.Author, playwright and director Darby Sue Winterhalter Löfstrand is directing the reading. This event is free and audience feedback is encouraged to help Jayne further develop her story and characters.

30th Annual Juried High School Art Exhibit

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SHOW LOW — Denyce Hawk, a senior at Holbrook High School, captured the Best of Show art scholarship for her “Nine Tails” entry in the 30th annual Northland Pioneer College Juried High School Art Exhibit, on display through March 25 at the Talon Gallery in the Aspen Center on NPC’s Show Low – White Mountain Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs.

NPC board receives preliminary budget analysis

by erobinson
Greater than expected dramatic reductions in the valuation of centrally-assessed utilities in Navajo County is impacting the preliminary budget analysis for next year’s Northland Pioneer College budget.

Chamber Music Recital

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE — A piccolo, a flute, a violin, a piano or two, a harp, a cello, and a voice are some of the instruments concert artists, college musicians, and outstanding high school performers will take up to present the Second Annual Chamber Recital on Friday, March 4, beginning at 7 p.m., at Northland Pioneer College’s Performing Arts Center, 1611 S. Main St. Admission is $5 per person.

8th Annual Community Talent Contest

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Auditions for the eighth annual Community Talent Contest, sponsored by the Northland Pioneer College Student Government Association, will be at the Holbrook – Painted Desert, Show Low – White Mountain and the Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek campuses on Thursday, March 3, from 3 until 7 p.m., and Friday, March 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.The competition is open to the students and community members, ages 5 and up, and will be divided into age groups. Contestants must bring their own music, instruments, accompanist and props.

Free Career Readiness workshops

by erobinson
The opportunity of a lifetime is at your fingertips. But how well prepared are you to get your résumé to the top of the employer’s pile of job seekers?Northland Pioneer College Career Services, in partnership with Northeastern Arizona Innovative Workforce Solutions, is offering a series of free Career Readiness workshops, open to the general public, current students and alumni, to hone your job-seeking skills, noted John Spadaccini, manager of Career and Business Services for NPC.

Create homemade educational toys

by erobinson
SNOWFLAKE — Learn how to transform items found around the house into fun, creative Homemade Educational Toys in a noncredit workshop on Friday and Saturday, March 25 and 26, at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus, 1611 S. Main St. There is a $23 fee for the workshop.

Learn to form, finish clay art

by erobinson
You can transform a lump of clay into beautiful, useful pottery with the techniques you’ll learn in a noncredit “Clay Art” class on Tuesday mornings, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., March 22 through May 10, at Northland Pioneer College’s Show Low Campus, 1001 W. Deuce of Clubs, in the Aspen Center, room 104.

Basic pistol, handgun self-defense classes

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SNOWFLAKE – Gun safety and handgun self-defense workshops, taught by NRA-certified instructor Richard Harris are being offered on March 26 and April 2 at Northland Pioneer College’s Snowflake/Taylor – Silver Creek Campus. There is a $75 fee, which includes the required fingerprint card at no additional charge, for each noncredit workshop.