Be There 03-21-13

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The White Rock Family Friendly Film Series featuring “Wreck-it Ralph,” will be at 6:30 p.m. at the White Rock Town Hall.

New Mexico Consortium: Talk by Dr. Richard Sayre, director, at 7 p.m. at PEEC. Talk sponsored by Los Alamos Sustainable Energy Network.

The March Atomic Film Festival featuring “On the Beach,” will be at 7 p.m. in Fuller Lodge. The Atomic Film Festival, held every other month except in the summer when it is held monthly, is free and open to the public, with support from Dr. Arthur Montoya, DDS and Re/MAX Los Alamos.

The LA GOP Central Committee will hold its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. at UNM-LA, room 220. All Republicans are welcome. Central Committee members are encouraged to attend. 
Registration for the next session of dog training classes offered by the  Los Alamos Dog Obedience Club is underway. Classes  this session include Puppy Kindergarten, Basic Manners, Beginning Agility, Conformation, Competitive Obedience and the paRENT Free Club and will begin the week of April 1. Class schedule, registration guidelines and registration form will be available on the LADOC website ladoc.dogbits.com and at the LADOC building, 246 East Road. Registration is first-come, first-served, and classes often fill quickly, so timely registration is advised. Registration materials must be postmarked by March 22.
It is Fish Fry time again at Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Hall from 5-7 p.m. The dinners are sponsored by the Knights of Columbus and proceed will benefit Nuestros Pequeños Orphanage in Honduras and other charities. Adult plates are $10 and have two pieces of cod, with coleslaw and rice or French fries, plus a drink and dessert. Children may have one piece of fish or a grilled cheese sandwich with all the rest for $7 a plate.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is sponsoring an Easter Music Celebration. It will be 7 p.m. at the L.D.S. Chapel, 1967 18th St. A second performance will be at 7 p.m. March 23 in Santa Fe at the L.D.S. Chapel, 410 Rodeo Road. The program will feature many local musicians from various religious denominations performing selections from Handel’s “Messiah” and other traditional Easter pieces. Complimentary refreshments will follow the performance. All are invited to attend. The event is free to the public.
Pajarito Lodge #66 will host a waffle breakfast to benefit the Los Alamos High School Choir Program, from 7:30-10:30 a.m. at 15th Street and Canyon. The breakfast is sponsored by the Choir Booster Club.

Registration forms for the St. Patrick’s day themed fun run/walk can be downloaded from the Piñon Elementary School website. Early registration forms and fees are due March 1. Registration for adults (18 and older) is $10 and $5 for youth. Late registration fees (after March 1) are $20 for adults and $15 for youth. The community is invited. Sign up by the early registration date to be guaranteed a T-shirt. Sponsored by Piñon PTO.

Come to PEEC to see, create, buy, swap, or sell recycled art and art supplies. Local artists will showcase their Earth-friendly art pieces and there will be materials available to make your own. Interested vendors and swappers must register in advance, $10 per table. Free to visit. See PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org for more information or to register.

The Los Alamos Family Council will hold its Fabulous Fifties Family Sock Hop, a community celebration and benefit for the Youth Activity Centers and the Counseling Center. The Hop is scheduled for 6-10 p.m. at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish Hall on Canyon Road. Tickets are $10 per person or $25 for a family. The event features activities for children, music and dancing for all ages, dance contests and door prizes. A Sec Sandoval original painting will also be raffled at the hop. Raffle tickets, at $25 each (only 100 being sold), may be purchased from LAFC; call 662-4160 for information.
“Waste Land Film” at Reel Deal. PEEC presents a film about garbage-turned-art in Brazil. Artist Vik Muniz journeys to the world’s largest garbage dump to collaborate with “pickers” who help him create his artworks. $10 adults/$5 kids. 6 p.m. Visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org for more information