Be There 10-28-10

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The Los Alamos High School NJROTC will host brisket night from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Posse Shack on North Mesa, about one mile from the roundabout, on the left.
$10 per plate, includes barbecue brisket, potato salad, vegetable, a roll, drink and dessert.

The Authors Speaks Series will feature novelist and playwright Mark Dunn at
7 p.m. in the upstairs rotunda at Mesa Public Library.

Democratic Party meeting from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library, meeting room 3. Local Democrats will gather to discuss final plans for election activities. All supporters of Democratic Party values are invited to attend.
Discover the unique cultures of Finnish-Norwegian Sami cultures at 10 a.m. in the Great Room at the Betty Ehart Senior Center.

See the beauty of Lapland, landscapes, fall flora, reindeer and Norwegian coastal harbors as we travel by bus, ship and train. Learn about the foods and culture of this  area at the top of the world. Meet the people of this interesting land. Stay for lunch and enjoy Finnish cake. Call 662-8922 for lunch  reservations. Doug and Ruth Lier will give a digital photo presentation.

When does science get spooktacular? To find out, climb into your costume and head on over to the Bradbury Science Museum for “High Tech Halloween!” Back for its 17th year, the creepy educational event is from 4-7 p.m. More than a dozen ghoulish activities are sure to delight big and small. The Bradbury Science Museum is located at 15th Street and Central Avenue in downtown Los Alamos. Admission is free.

The “Lads of Enchantment” Barbershop Chorus presents its 19th Annual Show at 7:30 p.m. at United Church, 2525 Canyon Road. Tickets: $10 for adults and $5 for students. Suggested donation $5.
Meet from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., meeting location TBA, for the Santa Fe National Forest Fall Trail Clinic. The project will be basic trail construction. Contact Jennifer Sublett for more information, jasublett@fs.fed.us or 505-753-7331.

Mountain Elementary School is holding its annual carnival from 5-8 p.m. at the school. Activities include a cakewalk, silent auction and haunted house. Tickets can be purchased for a variety of games that will be offered.
Nov. 2
The Republican Party of Los Alamos will hold an “election watch” starting at 7 p.m. at the Best Western Hilltop House. For information call Ron Dolin, 672-3581.
Nov. 4
The November meeting of the Los Alamos Master Gardeners will be at 7 p.m. in the Nambé Room of Fuller Lodge.

The Mesa Public Library Film Series will show the film “Sin Nombre,” at 6:30 p.m. in the upstairs meeting rooms.
Nov. 5
Dia de los Muertos: A group show featuring work by Cruz Lopez, Toby Morfin, Diego Lopez, Benjamin Lopez, Leroy Lopez, Adrian Martinez, Russell Martinez, Tom Borrego, Patricio Chavez, Gene Ortega, Bryan Romero and Jaime Rodriguez will open from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at Northern New Mexico College’s Nick Salazar Center for the Arts Art Gallery. The show will run until Sunday night.
Nov. 6
Start your holiday shopping early at the Los Alamos County Employee Arts and Crafts Show from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Fuller Lodge.

Rumelia will perform from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Pyramid Café, 751 Central Ave. Enjoy dinner and an evening of music by Santa Fe’s all-women Balkan trio, who plays music of Turkey, Greece, Albania, Rroma and the Balkans. Suggested donation is $7/$5 for students.

The Xi Nu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will host their annual craft fair on Nov. 6 at the First Baptist Church on Diamond Drive. One highlight of the event is the annual raffle of a handmade quilt and 25 additional prizes all available with a chance at buying the $1 ticket. The 9 a.m.-3 p.m. event will also host food from the Fabulous 50’s diner. Space is still available by calling Cathy at 662-7626.