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Be There 07-23-13

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Today
A chapter of The Compassionate Friends will meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on the northeast side of the new YMCA Annex, Central Park Square, suite 140. Co-led by Eric Ferm and Valerie Wood. The organization offers non-denominational grief support after the death of a child. Bereaved parents and grandparents are welcome regardless of age. For more information visit compassionatefriends.org.

Summer Pilates class, 5:30 p.m. Class meets downstairs at the Los Alamos Jewish Center for one hour, $10. Bring a yoga mat, water and wear comfortable clothes.

Summer Family Evening: Dinosaurs. Make fossil bone casts, see cool dinosaur pictures and fossils, and learn about New Mexico’s dinosaurs from Ghost Ranch Paleontology Museum’s Alex Downs. 6:30 to 8 p.m. $5 per person/free for PEEC members. Visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or e-mail Programs@PajaritoEEC.org for more information or to register.

Wednesday
Y Summer Camp’s salute to The Happiest Place on Earth, with a Disney Tribute performance, 6 p.m. at Mountain Gymnasium. An ice cream social and group dancing will follow.

Atomic Film Festival. Godzilla. 7 p.m. Fuller Lodge. Free. Hosted by the National Historical Society. For more information call 695-5251.

Elements – Water. Melissa Mackey will combine science, books, nature, games, experiments, and crafts to teach about water resources and scarcity on the Pajarito Plateau. 2-3:30 p.m. $8/$6.50 for PEEC members. Please register in advance. Visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or e-mail Programs@PajaritoEEC.org for more information or to register.

The Los Alamos Community of Atheists will be discussing how to talk about atheism. When does it come up? How open are you about it? What sorts of reactions do you get? Meeting will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in meeting room No. 1 of the Mesa Public Library. For questions and more information, find us on Facebook or email losalamoscommunityofatheists@gmail.com. All are welcome.

Thursday
Critter Cam Class. 7-8 p.m. The PEEC class will cover motion-activated cameras from beginner to advanced. Learn how to operate PEEC’s trail camera, which will be made available for PEEC members to use at their homes. Free. No registration required. Visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or e-mail Programs@PajaritoEEC.org for more information.

White Rock Family Friendly Film Series. 6:30 p.m. Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked. White Rock Town Hall. For more information call 662-8265.

Author’s Speak Series. 7 p.m. at Mesa Public Library upstairs rotunda. Stacia Lewandowski, Light, Landscape and the Creative Quest: Early Artists of Santa Fe.

Friday
The Julie’s Helpers Memorial Scholarship Committee will be selling raffle tickets for an authentic hand woven Navajo rug and a set of Navajo hand-crafted jewelry at the Los Alamos summer concert at Ashley Pond. Tickets are for $5 each, or 5 for $20. Donations can also be made to the Julie’s Helpers Memorial Scholarship fund through White Rock Presbyterian Church.

The Los Alamos County Summer Concert Series. 7 p.m. Free. Bring lawn chairs. Ashley Pond: Big Sandy and His Fly-Rite Boys; Rockabilly and roots-rock. For more information visit gordonsummerconcerts.com.

National History Day. Award-winning presentations at the Historical Museum. 4-6 p.m. Hosted by the National Historical Society. For more information call 695-5251.

Grand Opening: Nanotechnology and algae biofuels exhibits, talks and demos. 5-8 p.m. at the Bradbury Science Museum.