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Be There 05-16-14

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TODAY

May 16 —Los Alamos Little Theatre will present the musical comedy "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change.” The cast of 30 has been drawn from Los Alamos, Santa Fe and the Española Valley. The show presents 20 vignettes dealing with dating, love, marriage and other aspects of man-woman relationships. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available at CB Fox and online. They will also be sold, as available, at the door beginning one hour before performance time. Tickets are $12, students and seniors receive a $2 discount. Further details can be found at lalt.org.

May 16 — Dance Arts Los Alamos presents “Neverland,” 7 p.m. at the Duane Smith Auditorium. Tickets are $7 for adults $5 for students and seniors, children under age 4 free. The performance will have a special presentation for $5 of “Peace for Broken Pieces” dedicated to those lost to suicide.

May 16 — Summer Concert Series: Zoe Muth and her band, the Lost High Rollers will perform at 7 p.m. The show kicks off Kite Festival weekend.

May 16 — The middle school play “Hoodie,” by Lindsay Price. 7:30 p.m. at LAMS room 163. Hoodie examines image and appearance in a series of vignettes and poses what may be the most difficult question of all — Do I stay in the clump or do I stand alone? It examines such issues as popularity, puberty, parent-child relationships and being yourself. Free. 

 

SATURDAY

May 17 — Jemez Thrift Shop Bag Days. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 13 Sherwood Blvd. in White Rock.

May 17 — The 17th Annual Kite Festival. Noon to 5 p.m. at Overlook Park in White Rock. Presented by the Los Alamos Arts Council.

May 17 — Small Fry Prospect Geology Outing. 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Patrick Rowe will lead a PEEC outing to visit Small Fry Prospect north of Española, to find fluorescent deep purple fluorite. The chance of finding samples makes this a great trip for all ages! Meet at PEEC at 8:30 a.m., or at the site at 10 a.m. Advance registration required and space is limited. Suggested donation $10/$8 PEEC members per individual, $20/16 PEEC members per family. For more information and to register, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.

May 17 — Learn fly tying for the upcoming fly-fishing season with artist Aaron Anderson. 10 a.m. to noon at the Fuller Lodge Art Center. The class will discuss types of flies, materials, tools, terminology and motivation for tying in the first place. Learn common and other great patterns for fishing in the area. All materials and tools will be provided for the class. Limited to 10 participants. $30 to cover materials and time.  

May 17 — “Hearts for Uganda,” a public community event is being hosted by Blanca Jones and will be from 2-3:30 p.m. at Crossroads Bible Church.

May 17 — A complimentary showing of “Life in a Pond” featuring Dance Arts Los Alamos early childhood division will be 2 p.m. at Duane Smith Auditorium.

May 17 — Cowboy Chuck Wagon Dinner. 4:30 p.m. to sunset at Sheriff’s Posse Lodge, 650 N. Mesa Road. $10 adults, $5 children. Tickets available at the door.

May 17 — Dance Arts Los Alamos presents “Neverland,” 7 p.m. at the Duane Smith Auditorium. Tickets are $7 for adults $5 for students and seniors, children under age 4 free.

May 17 — The Los Alamos Community Winds rounds out its 2013-2014 Concert Season with “Retrospectives” — a program of highlights from the past 14 seasons. 7 p.m. at Crossroads Bible Church.

May 17 —Los Alamos Little Theatre will present the musical comedy "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change.” The cast of 30 has been drawn from Los Alamos, Santa Fe and the Española Valley. The show presents 20 vignettes dealing with dating, love, marriage and other aspects of man-woman relationships. 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available at CB Fox and online. They will also be sold, as available, at the door beginning one hour before performance time. Tickets are $12, students and seniors receive a $2 discount. Further details can be found at lalt.org.

May 17 —Chamisa Glow Run. 7 p.m. at Chamisa Elementary. A mile and 5k fundraising race for the Chamisa PTO. Registration $30, children: $15. Walkers welcome. Forms due to the school. For more information email Joanne Kozuchowski, kozuchow22@gmail.com.

May 17 — The middle school play “Hoodie,” by Lindsay Price. 7:30 p.m. at LAMS room 163. Hoodie examines image and appearance in a series of vignettes and poses what may be the most difficult question of all — Do I stay in the clump or do I stand alone? It examines such issues as popularity, puberty, parent-child relationships and being yourself. Free. 

SUNDAY

 

May 18 — Dance Arts Los Alamos presents “Neverland,” 2 p.m. at the Duane Smith Auditorium. Tickets are $7 for adults $5 for students and seniors, children under age 4 free.

May 18 — The 17th Annual Kite Festival. Noon to 5 p.m. at Overlook Park in White Rock. Presented by the Los Alamos Arts Council. 

MONDAY

 

May 19 — Nature Playtimes sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico. 10-11 a.m. Toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a story and stations centered around a theme, as well as outside time. Free. For more information, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.

May 19 — The Family YMCA is having a planting party for the Hilltop Garden. 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Hilltop Garden. The first 10 volunteers to arrive will receive either a free T-shirt or tote bag. Sign up through the Hilltop Garden group on “Sign-Up Genius”  by clicking on the following link: signupgenius.com/go/10C084DACAF2CA6FC1-planting.

May 19 — The Los Alamos High School Spring Dance Show. 7 p.m. at Duane Smith Auditorium. Free.

 

 

ONGOING

Los Alamos Piecemakers Quilt Guild: Our Favorite Quilts at the Mesa Public Library Art Gallery. Daily through May 31.

“Things with Wings,” is a juried group exhibit displaying the work of Los Alamos artists and artists from northern New Mexico. Each artist has an interpretation of the theme, as reflected in paintings, ceramics, photographs and manipulated digital media. The Portal Gallery features the woodcut prints of Lily Schlien. Daily through June 14 at the Fuller Lodge Art Center.

Downtown Dogs. A weekly walking group for dogs and humans. The walk starts from Pet Pangaea at 6 p.m. on Thursday nights for a stroll around downtown Los Alamos. So, come on out for fun, friendship and exercise. Bring a leash, no longer than six feet.

Bradbury Science Museum Cinema. 10:30 a.m. every Saturday. Short science films ranging in topics from microbes to aquifers to addiction. The education level of these videos can range from elementary age to adults, depending on the video chosen. Visit lanl.gov/museum/events/calendar.shtml for topics of interest.