Be There 03-16-11

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Raptor Visit at PEEC, 3540 Orange Street. 7 p.m. Three new educational (non-releasable) raptors from the Santa Fe Raptor Center will visit. Educators will tell about the birds — a Swainson’s Hawk, Kestrel and Great Horned Owl — and allow the audience to view them up close. Family-friendly and free.

 A St. Patrick’s Day dinner will be at 5:30 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 1601 Trinity Dr. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children. For more information call 690-4620.

Celtic Fire will perform an Irish music and dance show at 7:30 p.m. at Duane Smith Auditorium. Tickets, $9-$36, available at CB Fox.
The Los Alamos U19 Girls Rugby Team, a nonprofit organization, will host a St. Patty’s dinner at 5:30 p.m. at the Elk’s Lodge, next to Sonic. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children. Proceeds will help the team travel. Food will be served until sold out. For more information contact Lisa Harris at 690-4620.
Los Alamos Garden Club hosts the spring meeting of all District II garden clubs in Fuller Lodge. Members and guests from Summit Garden Club, Floral Designers Club and Angel Fire Club will attend. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m., followed by business meetings and an installation of new officers. The Decadent Table will serve a catered lunch at noon. Afterward, organic farmer Colleen Hinker will discuss, “Organic Gardening.” She is past state president and a member of the Santa Rosa Garden Club. For more information, contact District II Chair Sally Warner or LAGC President Alahna Weller.

The Youth Activity Center’s Big MAC hosts its Shamrock Dance from 7-9 p.m. at Pueblo Gym, 1900 Diamond Dr. The dance is for 7th and 8th graders only. Chaperones, especially dads, are needed and may admit their middle schoolers for free. To volunteer or for more information call Mary at 662-9412. The Youth Activity Center is a program of the Los Alamos Family Council.
A former policy analyst from the Reagan White House and best-selling author will be in Los Alamos March 19 for two lectures and a book signing.
The United Church of Los Alamos will host Dinesh D’Souza from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The $30 registration includes lunch and book signings.
Copies of his book, “What’s So Great About Christianity,” will be available while supplies last. For more information visit twww.unitedchurchla.org  or call 662-2971.
March 22
The Rotary Club of Los Alamos meets at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at Central Avenue Grill.
March 29
The Rotary Club of Los Alamos meets at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at Central Avenue Grill.