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Community Calendar 8-16-17

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THURSDAY
Farmer’s Market from 7 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library parking lot.
FRIDAY
Gentle Walks
at 8:30 a.m. at the Nature Center. A gentle walk for which the emphasis is on discovery, not mileage gained. Free. More information at peecnature.org.

Gordon Summer Concert features Diego Figuerido, a Brazilian jazz and Flemenco guitar master at 7 p.m. at Ashley Pond. American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life Night with LA Medical Center.
SATURDAY
 Taiji in the Park at 10 a.m. at Ashley Pond. Taiji is slow, flowing dance-like exercise for health, balance and vitality.
SUNDAY
Nature Yoga and Trail Run at 10:30 a.m. at the Nature Center.
Practice yoga with Christa Tyson at the nature center, where you have a great view of nature. Optional: Arrive at 10:30 a.m. to join Christa for a pre-yoga run. Admission: yoga or run for $7/$5 for members; yoga and run for $12/$8 for members. More information at peecnature.org.
MONDAY
Nature Playtimes, Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of NM
at 10 a.m. at the Nature Center. Join local families for fun, hands-on activities, hikes, games, and stories in nature. Free. More information at peecnature.org.

Sewing Camp for adults from 6-8 p.m. at Los Alamos Makers, 3540 Orange St. Cost is $35. Weekly sessions to learn the basics of sewing, such as how to sew zippers, buttonholes, straight stitch serger hem, etc. Sign up by emailing hello@losalamosmakers.org.
TUESDAY
Kiwanis meets from noon to 1 p.m. in Kelly Hall at Trinity-on-the-Hill Episcopal Church, 3900 Trinity Drive. Committee Day. Members should come prepared to listen to presentations or provide information on the status of existing projects.

Rotary Club of Los Alamos meeting from noon-1 p.m. at the Los Alamos Golf Course. Cpl. Amos Smith of New Mexico Game and Fish will speak about bear safety.

A Mountaineer’s Story: Climbing in a Granite Paradise
at 7 p.m. at the Nature Center. Meet adventurer and stone monkey Forest Altherr, who will share his experiences of big wall climbing in Yosemite National Park. Free. More information at peecnature.org.
AUG. 25
Gentle Walks
at 8:30 a.m. at the Nature Center. A gentle walk for which the emphasis is on discovery, not mileage gained. Free. More information at peecnature.org.

Eclipse Update and Night Sky Show
at 7 p.m. at the Nature Center. Hear stories and see photos from the recent solar eclipse. Zoom through the sky and learn to identify celestial objects in the visible sky. This event serves as an introduction to the Pajarito Astronomer’s Dark Night program the following evening. Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children. More information at peecnature.org.