Be There 10-01-13

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Coexisting with Coyotes. 7 p.m. David Parsons, a representative of Project Coyote, will discuss issues related to coyotes living in urban environments, methods for reducing coyote-human conflicts and suggestions for addressing situations that may be deemed as threatening. $6/$5 PEEC members. For more information and to register, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.

Shop with the Chef Fall Classes. Fermentation by Jay Joggerst. 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 Jemez Thrift shop will be celebrating the monthly “Bag Day” sale. 9 a.m. to noon. Fill a sack for $5. 13 Sherwood Blvd. in White Rock.

Green Hour Hikes. 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Meet at local trailheads for meandering hikes where kids set the pace and decide the activities. The group will hike Tsankawi. Meet at the trailhead at Tsankawi parking lot. Free. For more information call Pajarito Environmental Education Center, 662-0460.

Quiet, gentle walks with Sue Watts. Meet 9:15 a.m. at PEEC to carpool to trailhead. Different trailheads chosen each week. Free.

The Los Alamos Arts Council announces the new season of its Brown Bag Performance Series. Brave New Brass performs at noon in the Pajarito Room at Fuller Lodge. The performance series showcases local artists, free and open to the public.

Sierra Club Presents: Bag-it! Los Alamos without plastic. 7 p.m. at UNM-LA Building 2, Room 220. Jessie Emerson, who helped negotiate a plastic bag ban by the Santa Fe City Council, will tell: how the ban was passed, what was Sierra Club’s involvement, why Los Alamos might want to ban-the-bag, how to reduce waste generally; then conclude with the 78 movie, “Bag it,” about the major environmental problems caused by plastic bags. For more information contact Jody Benson at bensonj@lanl.gov.
Los Alamos Farmers Market. 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mesa Public Library parking lot. Fall is here with the hot days and cool nights. Summer items will be finishing up and fall and winter foods shall be making first appearances. The public can pick up their favorite pastry with a hot cup of something.

Los Alamos High School 50th Reunion. Classmates and guests will be able to enjoy a wide variety of activities including a mixer, wine and cheese party, dinner/dance and picnic at various venues around town. For more information call Dennis O’Mara at 505-899-0151.

The October Business Breakfast, from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at UNM-Los Alamos Lecture Hall 2. Presenter will be Kathy Keith, executive director of the Regional Development Corporation. Free to Chamber members, $10 for non-members.

The second of four scheduled workshops on the topic of Health Care insurance reform will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at UNM-LA Lecture Hall 2. The workshop will be presented by Terry Linton. Register for the Health Care Workshop. chamberorganizer.com.