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BatsLive Webcast. This live webcast from the Bracken Bat Cave near San Antonio, Texas will feature the world’s largest bat colony. Join Bandelier’s Chris Judson to watch millions of bats emerge from the cave via the Internet. 5-6:30 p.m. at PEEC. Free. No registration required. Visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460 or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org for more information.
The Los Alamos Choral Society is preparing for its January 2013 Winter Concert that will present Handel’s “Messiah.” Sign-up and music checkout will occur at 7 p.m. Sept. 18 at the United Church. Regular rehearsals, which begin Sept. 25, are held at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the United Church. All singers are welcome.
The Santa Fe Chapter of the Native Plant Society of New Mexico presents a free talk by Dr. Randy Balice. The talk is titled, “Recent Drought-related Tree Mortality in Los Alamos.” The meeting is at 6:30 p.m. at Morgan Hall in the New Mexico State Land Office at 310 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe. Free parking is available in the Land Office Parking lot. For information, call Tom Antonio 690-5105 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Meetings and talks are free.
Mesa Public Library presents Game Night at Mesa from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Bring your games or play theirs. For all ages.
This month’s Juvenile Justice Advisory Board meeting is scheduled for 6:15 p.m. in Building #1, Camino Entrada, Pajarito Cliffs Site. Committees will meet at 6 p.m. The public is welcome to attend. For more information, call 661-4097.
“After I’m Gone — Things to Think About Your Estate,” will be presented at 10:30 a.m. at the White Rock Town Hall. The talk is free and open to the public. Don Davidson will present what he has learned about going through the process of getting his affairs in order. Learn what can be done to help your family handle your affairs upon your death.
Wildflower Walk. Join Chick Keller, curator of PEEC’s Jemez Mountain Herbarium, for an easy walk to learn the names of local wildflowers. A plant list will be provided so participants can keep track of what they see. Meet at PEEC at 5:30 p.m. to carpool or caravan to the trailhead. Free. No registration required. Visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460 or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org for more information.
The White Rock Family Friendly Film Series presents “Harry and the Hendersons,” (PG), at 6:30 p.m. in the White Rock Town Hall.
Bob Falco, PhD, will talk about “Why alcohols will replace gasoline and diesel to be the fuels of the future,” at 7 p.m. at Pajarito Environmental Education Center. Socializing begins at 6:30 p.m.
Have coffee with County Council candidate Kristin Henderson at 10 a.m. at Film Festival.
Trees and Shrubs Talk. Jack Carter, author of “Trees and Shrubs of New Mexico,” will talk about his newly revised guide and how participants might use this beautiful book. Copies of the book will be for sale at a discounted price. 7-8 p.m. This talk is free and no registration is required. Visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460 or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org for more information.
The Los Alamos Little Theatre opens its season with “Dead Man’s Cell Phone” at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21, 22, 28 and 29 and Oct. 5-6; and at 2 p.m. Sept. 23 at 1670 Nectar St. Tickets, $12 for adults and $10 for students and seniors, are available at CB Fox and at the door. For more information, visit lalt.org, email email@example.com or call 662-5493.
Pajarito Trail Fest. 10k and 15-mile runs and duathlon near Pajarito Mountain. Registration starts at 6:30 a.m. Proceeds benefit local non-profit organizations. Visit fitfunfeminine.com/pajaritotrailfest for more information.
The Los Alamos High School Hilltalkers Speech and Debate Team will host an all-you-can-eat waffle breakfast from 7:30-10 a.m. at the Pajarito Masonic Lodge, 15th Street and Canyon Road. The cost is $7 for adults, $5 for children 10 and younger and includes scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, grits, waffles with whipped cream and blueberry and cherry toppings, coffee, juice and tea. All proceeds benefit the Hilltalkers.
St. Dimitri Orthodox Church will host a Chile Fest from 1-3 p.m. at 2270 39th St. Green chile stew, chile con carne, vegetarian chile and hot dogs will be offered.
Come party with the Los Alamos Hillstompers Marching Band, at 4 p.m. at Ashley Pond. The Hillstompers have been invited to the HONK! Festival of Street Bands in Boston and are holding a “dress” rehearsal in full costume before attending HONK! Oct. 5-7. Bring your beverage of choice and enjoy the music and merriment that are the Hillstompers, as they provide munchies and music.
The Atomic City Corvette Club meets at 6 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month at Time Out Pizza in White Rock. For more information, contact Chris Ortega at 672-9789.
The Lions Club meets at 84 Barcelona in White Rock on the first and third Thursdays. For more information, call 672-3300 or 672-9563.
The Rotary Club of Los Alamos meets at 11:45 a.m. every Tuesday at Dixie Girl.
Kiwanis Club of Los Alamos meets Tuesdays from Noon-1 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge.
The Military Order of World Wars hosts a monthly dinner meeting on the third Tuesday of each month. For more information, contact Lt. Col. Norm Wilson, USAF retired, at 662-9544.
St. Dimitri Orthodox Church has a ACA/ACDF 12-step group (Adult Children of Alcoholics/Adult Children of Dysfunctional Families), that will meet in the basement of the church, at 2270 39th St. The group will meet at 6 p.m. every Monday. Newcomers and “old timers” are welcome. For more information, call 505-603-3430.
The Los Alamos Photography Club meets the third Tuesday of the month upstairs in the Fuller Lodge Art Center. The meetings are from 7-9 p.m. Annual dues are $12 per year. For more information, visit tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/la-photoclub/.
Do you have kids at home with you? Need play friends and activities? Need to meet at-home moms just like you? The MOMS Club of Los Alamos may be just what you’re looking for. For more information, visit sites.google.com/site/momsoflosalamosweb/welcome%29, or send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Los Alamos Tuff Riders mountain bike club rides have started. Tuesday and Thursday rides start at Sullivan Field at 5:30 p.m. and go as long as there is daylight. Saturday rides are at 9 a.m. at the roundabout. Newcomers are welcome. Helmets are required. Visit our web site at tuffriders.losalamos.com.
Christian Discussion Group meets at 6 p.m. Friday at the Coffee Booth, sponsored by Eastern Orthodox Christians.