Be There 08-20-13

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Bear Safety talk at PEEC. 7-8 p.m. Presenter Manny Overby has been a Game Warden in Northern New Mexico for more than 13 years and has dealt with hundreds of bears. Free. For more information, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.

Shop with the Chef Fall Classes. Raw Dessert Alchemy — Cacao by Casey Greenling. 6-8 p.m. at the Los Alamos Co-op Market. Single class, $15 or $20 non-members. Sign up at the Co-op. For more information call 695-1579.
The Juvenile Justice Advisory Board’s next meeting will be 6 p.m. in Building No. 1, Camino Entrada Road, Pajarito Cliffs Site. Karen Doyle will give a presentation about Dialectical Behavior Therapy and the services that is now being offered in Los Alamos. The public is welcome to attend.

Brown Bag Lunchtime Lecture. Alan Carr — Norris Bradbury the Later Years. Noon at the Bradbury Science Museum. Free.

Quiet, gentle walks with Sue Watts. Meet 9:15 a.m. at PEEC to carpool to trailhead. Different trailheads chosen each week. Free.
Los Alamos Farmers Market. 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Los Alamos Library parking lot. Come and smell the roasting green chile. Bring a new person that hasn’t been to the market and register them at the information booth for the contest and get 25 extra free tickets as a bonus. This week and next week only.

Authors Speak Series.
7 p.m., Mesa Public Library, upstairs rotunda. James Beard award winning cookbook authors, Cheryl and Bill Jamison talk “Tasting New Mexico: Recipes Celebrating One Hundred Years of Distinctive Home Cooking.

Cold Frames and Greenhouses Class. 6:30-8 p.m. Certified arborist Laural Hardin will discuss how you can extend your growing season by using cold frames and greenhouses. $6/$5 PEEC members. Register in advance at PajaritoEEC.org, by calling 662-0460, or emailing Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.
The Los Alamos County Summer Concert Series.
7 p.m. at Ashley Pond. Free. Bring lawn chairs. Claire Lynch: Bluegrass. For more information visit gordonsummerconcerts.com.

Los Alamos Relay For Life, celebrating cancer survivors and caregivers. 6 p.m. at Ashley Pond. Free survivor dinner, 5 p.m. at the Senior Center; HillStompers led survivor’s victory lap at 6:30 p.m.; Luminaria Lighting Ceremony at 10 p.m. For more information, call Cindy 662-7073.

“Plein Air” Art Class with Dorothy Hoard. 10 a.m. During this open air art class, attendees will be able to explore aspens, ponderosas and wildflowers through painting or drawing. $30/$24 PEEC members. Register in advance at PajaritoEEC.org, by calling 662-0460, or emailing Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.

Robotics Night. 5-8 p.m. at the Bradbury Science Museum. Free.

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.