.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Be There

-A A +A
By The Staff

TODAY - Nov. 27, 2007

The Los Alamos Quilt Guild will meet at 7 p.m. at the United Church. We will be working on the sew-a-thon projects for charity. www.vla.com/lap.

County council will meet at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers in the Community Building, 475 20th St. 

WEDNESDAY

Planning and Zoning Commission meets at 5:30 p.m. in the Annex Conference room, 901 Trinity Drive. 

Why is there such a wide gap between rich and poor? Why is it widening? What can we do about this? a book discussion on “The Real Wealth of Nations” will take place from 7-8:30 p.m. at the   Unitarian Church. Call 662-6808.

THURSDAY

The Authors Speak Series continues with Hampton Sides, author of “Blood and Thunder: An Epic of the American West,” speaking at 7 p.m. at Mesa Public Library.

FRIDAY

Los Alamos Garden Club  will hold a Wreath Sale from 9 a.m. until wreaths are sold out at Los Alamos National Bank.

The annual Collin Street Bakery Holiday Pecan Cake sale by Los Alamos Chapter #63, Order of the Eastern Star, will be held from 1-6 p.m. in the Los Alamos National Bank lobby.  Packaged pecans, flavored and unflavored, will be available also.  For information, call Nina Laird at 662-7580 or Betty Robertson at 662--5185.

The 14th annual “Crèches from Around the World” exhibit will be held from 2-7 p.m. at The Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Los Alamos Ward, located at 1967 18th St. The exhibit is free and is part of Los Alamos Winterfest. Call Sharrie Baker at 662-5467.

Dance Arts Los Alamos will perform “The Nutcracker Ballet” at 7 p.m. at the Duane Smith Auditorium. Tickets at $12/$10 students and senior/$8 children 12 and are now on sale at Smith’s in White Rock and CB Fox. www.danceartslosalamos.org, office@danceartslosalamos.org.

SATURDAY

THe Kiwanis will host Breakfast with Santa from 7-11 a.m. at the Betty Ehart Senior Center. Enjoy a free breakfast and get your picture taken with Santa Claus. Kiwanis request a doantion of non-perishable food items for LA Cares or a monetary donation to support its Foster Childen Program.

The Children’s Christmas Bazaar will be held from 9 a.m.-noon at Trinity on the Hill Church. Call 662-5107.

The Los Alamos Geological Society Earth Treasure Show will be held from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Masonic Temple. Call 662-7186.

Otowi Station Bookstore will hold its Holiday Open House from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 

The YMCA’s 2nd Annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival  will be held from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 

There will be an ArtXcapes Stained-Glass Intensive from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at 216 DP Road. Call Kelly Foster at 505-577-2839.

Winterfest will be held Dec. 1 in the downtown area. It will begin with a Fuller Lodge Open House from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. A Chamisa “SingSations” will be held at 10 a.m. A Judge Roy Bean Impersonation will be held at 11 a.m. A posole lunch will be served from 11 a.m. -3 p.m. A Louise Mc Neal Impersonation will be held at 2 p.m. See more individual listings.

Warm Water Weekend Swimming will be held from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Larry R. Walkup Aquatic Center.

The Grand Opening of the 23rd annual Affordable Art sale by The Art Center at Fuller Lodge begins at 10 a.m. and goes until the Parade of Lights begins at 6 p.m. Hot cider and music will be offered. Every item in the store is made by a regional artist and is affordably priced anywhere from $5 to $250, with most items under $100.

Mesa Public Library Youth Services will hold its Potporri of Holiday Crafts from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 662-8250.

Visit Santa at CB Fox from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Call 662-2864.

Dance Arts Los Alamos will perform “The Nutcracker Ballet” at 2 p.m. at the Duane Smith Auditorium. Tickets at $12/$10 students and senior/$8 children 12 and are now on sale at Smith’s in White Rock and CB Fox. www.danceartslosalamos.org, office@danceartslosalamos.org.

The 14th annual “Crèches from Around the World” exhibit will be held from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at The Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Los Alamos Ward, located at 1967 18th St. The exhibit is free and is part of Los Alamos Winterfest. Call Sharrie Baker at 662-5467.

The Holiday Farmers Market will be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Community Building.

Speaker/Chatauqua Randy Milligan will perform at 11 a.m. at Fuller Lodge, hosted by the Los Alamos Historical Society.

New Mexico Dance Theater’s “Snowflakes and Stars” will be performed at 1 p.m. at Fuller Lodge.

Speaker/Chataqua Diana Enright will perform at 2 p.m. at Fuller Lodge, hosted by the Los Alamos Historical Society.

Los Alamos Symphony Holiday Concert will be held at 4:30 p.m. at the Betty Ehart Senior Center.

Arts, Crafts and Cookie Decorating at the North Pole Workshop will be held from 5-8 p.m. at the Community Building.

The CB Fox Holiday Drawing will be held at 5 p.m.

The Annual Holiday Lights Parade – themed “Holidays in the Old West” –  will begin at 6 p.m., heading west on Central Avenue. The Ashley Pond Tree Lighting will follow.

A Special Holiday Gordons’ Concert will be held at 7 p.m. at Fuller Lodge featuring The Pleasure Pilots.

Coro de Camara presents “The Mystery of the Rose:  Music for the Christmas Season” at 7 p.m. at the United Church of Los Alamos. Coro de Camara is celebrating its 25th season of choral music. This concert will be the master’s recital for the musical director Catherine Robinson. Tickets are $20/$15 for seniors and students.

E-mail lacommunity@lamonitor.com to submit.