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Nov. 19 — The League of Women Voters invites the community to hear Dr. Gene Schmidt, superintendent of Los Alamos Schools and Gerry Washburn, asst. superintendent at the monthly Lunch with a Leader. The topic will be the Common Core Curriculum that LAPS is implementing. The talk is 11:40 a.m. to 1 p.m. upstairs at Mesa Library. Lunch can be purchased from the Co-op for $10. To order a lunch, call Karyl Ann Armbruster at 661-6605 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to get the menu selections. Lunch does not have to be ordered to attend.
Nov. 19 — The Rotary Club of Los Alamos. Randy Iannucci, executive director of Santa Fe-based Horses for Heroes, will describe this healing program for military veterans. Noon at the Dixie Girl Restaurant.
Nov. 19 — ASME/ASM/IEEE Dinner Talk about Do It Yourself Solar Installations by Dr. Floyde Adams and Dr. Bob Skaggs. 6-7:45 p.m. at the Los Alamos Research Park, conference room 203A, west Jemez Road at Casa Grande Drive intersections. Hot Rocks Java Café will provide dinner. $5 for members and guests, $10 non-members. RSVP to Mike Steinzig by noon Nov. 18. 667-5772 or email@example.com. Public is welcome.
Nov. 20 — Quiet Gentle Walk. 9:15-11:45 a.m. A gentle walk for those who want a quiet walk along a relatively flat trail. The walks range from one to two miles in length and may include gentle changes in elevation. Free. For more information and to register, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.
Nov. 20 — Green Hour Hikes. 9:30 a.m. Meet at local trailheads for meandering hikes where kids set the pace and decide the activities. The group will hike the Woodland Trail. Meet at the trailhead by the Pajarito Complex on Arizona Ave./Woodland St. Free. For more information, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.
Nov. 20 — Los Alamos Community of Atheists will have the monthly discussion meeting 6:30 to 8 p.m. upstairs at Mesa Public Library. All are welcome. Discussion will be focused on the idea of organized "Sunday Assembly" which is sometimes referred to as atheist "church." Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or find us on facebook.
November 20 — Brown Bag Lecture. Bruce Masse’s The Great Comet of AD 1264 and the Role of Celestial Events in Past Civilizations. Noon to 1 p.m. at the Bradbury Science Museum.
Nov. 20 — The Juvenile Justice Advisory Board's next meeting will be 6:00 p.m. in Building No. 1, Camino Entrada Road, Pajarito Cliffs Site. Brittany Koukol and Brian Arnst will give a presentation about the BEAR.(“Bonding through Experiential Adventures in Recovery”) program, which is an intensive outpatient treatment program for young people based in Santa Fe. The public is welcome to attend.
Nov. 20 — The Santa Fe Chapter of the Native Plant Society of New Mexico presents a free talk "New Mexico Forests: Past, Present, and Future," by Craig D. Allen, USGS Research Ecologist, Jemez Mountains Field Station, Los Alamos. The meeting is 6:30 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 1701 Arroyo Chamiso in Santa Fe. Free and open to the public. For more information email email@example.com, or call 690-5105.
Nov. 20 — Game Night. 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library in the upstairs rotunda.
Nov. 20 — Talk on “A Long-Term View of Nuclear Arms Control” by Stephen M. Younger, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and former Los Alamos National Laboratory Associate Director for Nuclear Weapons. Open meeting of the Los Alamos Committee on Arms Control and International Security, 7 p.m. in the Lounge at the Education Building, United Church, 2525 Canyon Road.
Nov. 20 — Aspens in the Urban Landscape. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Many homeowners have or want to have Aspen in their yards. In this talk by certified arborist Laural Hardin, she will cover many of the challenges property owners face when Aspens are put in the urban setting. Some of the topics to be discussed include Aspen disease and pest issues, as well as root systems and expected life spans. $8 or $6 for PEEC members. No advance registration required. For more information, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.
Nov. 21 — Books Are Fun book fair. 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the Doctor’s Lobby area in the LAMC Auxiliary.
Nov. 21 — Thursday Faith and Family Night (TFFN) will meet at the United Church at 3:45 p.m. in Graves Hall of the Christian Education Building at the United Church, 2525 Canyon Road. For more information call 662-2971.
Nov. 21 — Authors Speak Series. 7 p.m., Mesa Public Library, upstairs rotunda. Don Usner, author and photographer will discuss his work for the Lannan Foundation’s Readings and Conversations Series.
Nov. 21 — White Rock Family Friendly Film Series. “Monsters University,” 6:30 p.m. at White Rock Town Hall.
Nov. 22 — Books Are Fun book fair. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Doctor’s Lobby area in the LAMC Auxiliary.
Nov. 23 — The Betty Ehart Senior Center announces the annual Festival of Trees. Those interested in donating a tree or being an arts and crafts vendor can contact Pauline Powell Schneider at 662-8920.
Nov. 23 — “Connect With Your Teen” meeting 8:15 to 10:30 a.m. at Los Alamos High School. $30 per individual or parenting couple. Financial aid is available. Free for Family Strengths Network members at the supporter level or higher. Register online at lafsn.org.
Nov. 25 — Nature Playtimes at PEEC. 10-11 a.m. Toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a story and stations centered around a theme, as well as outside time. Free. For more information, visit pajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.
Nov. 25 — Nature Playtimes at PEEC. 10-11 a.m. Toddlers, preschoolers and their caregivers come to PEEC to explore the natural world. Each Playtime features a story and stations centered around a theme, as well as outside time. Free. For more information, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.
Nov. 25 — The Guidance Department of Los Alamos High School will host a Career Fair on from 6-8 p.m. in A-wing. More than 50 career options will be represented by local employers and employees. Students are invited to meet with an accountant, engineer, equestrian, lawyer, doctor and pharmacist, to name a few. Students will be able to meet with up to six representatives in 20-minute sessions during the evening. Refreshments will be served. For more information about the Career Fair, contact Connie Goettee in the Career Resource Center at 663-2595 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Nov. 26 — A chapter of The Compassionate Friends will meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on the northeast side of the new YMCA Annex, Central Park Square, suite 140. Co-led by Eric Ferm and Valerie Wood. The organization offers non-denominational grief support after the death of a child. Bereaved parents and grandparents are welcome regardless of age. For more information visit compassionatefriends.org.
Nov. 26 — The Great Books discussion group is now called Mesa Readers. The group meets from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month at Mesa Public Library. The group chooses selections that interest its members and selects books and short stories that meet participants’ choices. All are welcome. For more information, call Mary Cernicek at 662-7100.
Nov. 27 — Game Night. 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library in the upstairs rotunda.
Nov. 30 — The Chamber of Commerce will celebrate its 50th anniversary in conjunction with Small Business Saturday.