Be There 09-20-11

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The September Juvenile Justice Advisory Board meeting will be at 6:15 p.m. in Building #1, Camino Entrada, Pajarito Cliffs Site. For more information, call 661-4097.

The Authors Speak Series presents “Inspiration and perspiration: An Authors Symposium,” with playwright Robert Benjamin; children’s author Shirley Raye Redmond; poet Jane Lin; and sci-fi author Steven Gould, who will discuss the creative process in different genres. Moderated by Charlie Kalogeros-Chattan. 7 p.m., upstairs rotunda of Mesa Public Library.

Chit chat and change diapers, 10:30-noon, at Family Strengths Network. This is a discussion group for first-time parents of newborns to age three. No registration required, drop in for any session.

Join the White Rock Senior Center for their second annual Silver Threads Arts and Crafts Show from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Community members will gather for Moving Planet, an event that is part of an international day of action to move past fossil fuels. There will be a really moving people around downtown, at 10:30 a.m. at Ashley Pond.

Pajarito Mountain Ski Area presents Ullr Fest Sept. 24. Take the Atomic City Transit from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., with free shuttles from Sullivan Field. Gravity assisted mountain sports will be from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; the café and grill will be open from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; a disc golf tourney will be at 11 a.m.; and live music will be from 1-5 p.m. with Felix y Los Gatos.

The Pajarito Astronomers will hold a county sponsored Dark Night at 7 p.m. at Spirio Soccer Field in White Rock. Weather permitting, the public is invited to come out, wander among the telescopes and stargaze. Call Steve Becker at 662-3252 for more information.