Be There 10-19-10

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By The Staff

A talk on “Nuclear Weapons, Past, Present and Future” will be given by LANL weapons programs expert Joseph C. Martz at an open meeting of the Los Alamos Committee on Arms Control and International Security in Graves Hall at the United Church.  The meeting will start at 7 p.m. with brief reports and business followed at 7:30 p.m. by Martz, who was named in 2009 as the inaugural William J. Perry Fellow in International Security at Stanford University’s Center for International Security and Cooperation.
The October Juvenile Justice Advisory  Board (JJAB) meeting is scheduled for 6:15 p.m. in Building #1, Camino Entrada, Pajarito Cliffs Site.  Please call 412-9371 for   information.

Maul of Horrors Haunted House, sponsored by For Kids Sake will be open from 6-11 p.m. through Oct. 23 and Oct. 25-29; from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 30; 7 p.m.-midnight Oct. 30; and noon-7 p.m. Oct. 31. DeVargas Center, Santa Fe. For Kids Sake will also host El Pueblo Asylum, a haunted house and pumpkin patch in Española. The event will be located at the old El Pueblo Bank Building in the San Pedro Plaza. El Pueblo Asylum will run from 6-11 p.m.  Oct. 28-30 and noon- 8 p.m. Oct. 31. Admission is $3 or $10 for a family four-pack. For more infomration call 577-3678.

The Sierrans will do the Valles Caldera fall highway cleanup. Those interested may help, it will take no more than two hours. Meet at Ponderosa Campground at 4:30 p.m., carpool to the Sierrans’ stretch of road at the Valles Caldera. Bring work gloves (bags supplied).Call David Gemeinhart, 662-6267, if you have further questions.
The Daytime Republican Women will meet at noon at the Republican Headquarters, 146 Central Avenue Square. The Republican candidates for County Council will be the guests. For more information call JoAnn Johnson, 662-7981.

New Mexico Public Lands Information Center’s Third Thursday series continues with “In The Places of the Spirits,” by writer-photographer David Grant Noble which summarizes his three decades of photographing southwestern petroglyphs. The event kicks off at 7 p.m. at the Bureau of Land Management Building, 301 Dinosaur Trail, by N.M. 14 and Rancho Viejo Boulevard in Santa Fe. A free with booksigning and refreshments will follow. Call 505-954-2002 for details or directions.
Enjoy a Halloween hayride from 4-6 p.m. at the Posse Lodge. The cost for adults is $5; $2 for youth (4-17); and $1 for children. Members of the Posse Lodge, Pony Club and the Los Alamos Recreation Division work together to create a fun hayride for all ages. After the hayride, warm drinks and refreshments will be available at the Posse Lodge. Dress warmly and bring your own blankets. Register at the Larry R. Walkup Aquatic Center front desk. There is a limited number of tickets being sold per hour.

Big MAC will host their middle-schoolers-only October dance, “Halloween Howl,” at the Pueblo Gym, 1990 Diamond Dr. from 7-9 p.m. Admission is $3. Parent chaperones are needed and their middle schooler will be admitted free. A costume contest will be held. Big MAC is sponsored by the Youth Activity Center, a program of the Los Alamos Family Council.