Be There 05-16-13

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State chairman of the New Mexico Republican Party, John Billingsley will speak 7 p.m., in room 220 on the UNM-LA campus. All members of the Republican Party are invited.


Cleanup along State Road 4. 5 p.m., at the Ponderosa Campground to carpool to Pajarito Group’s stretch of road at the Valles Caldera. Bring gloves and water. Trash bags will be provided. For more information, contact Ilse Bleck at 662-2368 or ibleck@yahoo.com.


The Democratic Party of Los Alamos’ will show a short video by Bill Moyers’ followed by a discussion. The meeting is 7 p.m. at UNM-LA, Building 2. All Democrats are encouraged to attend.


Wildflower Walk with PEEC, 5:30 p.m. Chick Keller leads this easy trail walk to learn the names of local wildflowers. Plant list provided. Free, no registration required. Meet at a local trailhead, time TBA. For more information visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.


White Rock Family Friendly Film Series hosts the animated version of “The Adventures of Mark Twain,” 7 p.m. White Rock Town Hall. 


Artwork by Richard Swenson. An ongoing exhibit during regular business hours at the Betty Ehart Senior Center, the second floor lobby. For more information call Peggy Pendergast at 412-7223. 


“Words that Hurt; Words that Heal,” a talk from life empowering coach, LeAnne Parsons.  7 p.m., Ruby K’s Community Hour. Ruby K’s Deli, 1789 Central Avenue, Suite 2.


The Los Alamos County Summer Concert Series. 7 p.m. Free. Bring lawn chairs. Overlook Park: What Made Milwaukee Famous; Indie-rock from Austin, Texas. For more information visit gordonsummerconcerts.com.  


Los Alamos Light Opera is holding Open Call auditions for The Mystery of Edwin Drood,  1 p.m., (and 7 p.m. Sunday), at the Los Alamos Little Theatre
Performing Arts Center, 1670 Nectar Street. losalamoslightopera.org. Auditions may also be arranged by contacting the director at jess.cullinan@gmail.com. 


Atomic Glow Run. 6:45 p.m. at Chamisa Elementary School Parking Lot, Chamisa School, 301 Meadow Lane in White Rock. 5k and 1 mile Run/Walk at dusk. Glow Party afterwards, wear white clothes and anything that glows. Adults $30, Kids under 18: $15 (T-shirt supplies are limited) Run t-shirts, glow sticks included. Chamisa PTO Fundraiser. For more information, call Tana Beverwyk-Abouda, email jazzerciseespanola@q.com or call 927-8516. 


The “Stream Team” will be planting willows in the Valles Caldera National Preserve. To sign up, call Angelisa Espinoza at 988-9126. 


Rumelia at Pyramid Café for dinner, dancing, and traditional and contemporary music from Macedonia, Albania, Bulgaria, Turkey and Greece. 6:30 p.m., $7.


Travel and Nature Journaling for Kids, 9 a.m. to Noon. Terry Foxx and Katy Korkos lead this kid-sized version of their journaling class. All materials and supplies provided. $25/$20 PEEC members. For more information and to register, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.


The double bass and piano students of Regina Doorn presents the annual spring studio recital, 2 p.m. at the White Rock United Methodist Church. The event is free and open to public, refreshments will be served. 


Catherine LeClaire Memorial Organ Fund Concert. 4 p.m. at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church of Los Alamos, 3700 Canyon Road. The third in its series of concerts to raise money for the Catherine LeClaire Memorial Organ Fund. Admission to the concert is free, though donations are accepted.