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  • Community Calendar

    TODAY
    Nature Pirate Treasure Hunt from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Nature Center.
Come to the nature center to make a chest and fill it with natural treasures. Free.
    THURSDAY
    Summer Nature Painting
from 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the Nature Center. Enjoy botanical drawing and watercolor with Santa Fe artist Lisa Coddington. Cost is $56 for members, $70 for non-members.
    FRIDAY
    Los Alamos Piecemakers Quilt Guild “Tomorrow’s Heirlooms” Quilt Show from 9 a.m.– 5 p.m. at the Crossroads Bible Church in Los Alamos. Tickets for the show are $2 for adults and $1 for children under 12. There will be vendors from all over New Mexico, a silent auction and numerous quilts and other hand-made items to view. Tickets will be available for the Donation Quilt “Spinning Stars.”

    Los Alamos Little Theatre will present Alan Ayckbourn’s “Communicating Doors,” a time-traveling murder mystery, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Los Alamos Little Theatre, 1670 Nectar St. Performances will be 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays Sept. 22-23. Visit lalt.org for more information.
    SATURDAY

  • Community Calendar

    THURSDAY

    The Los Alamos Genealogical Association meeting at 7 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library. The speaker will be Kent Parsons and his topic will be, “So I got my DNA Test Results, Now What?” The traditional no-host social dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m. earlier that evening at the China Moon Restaurant.

    FRIDAY

    Los Alamos Little Theatre will present Alan Ayckbourn’s “Communicating Doors,” a time-traveling murder mystery, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Los Alamos Little Theatre, 1670 Nectar St. Performances will be 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays Sept. 15-16, 22-23 and 2 p.m. for a matinee on Sunday, Sept. 17. Visit lalt.org for more information.

     

    Gentle Walks
    at 9 a.m. at the Nature Center. A gentle walk for which the emphasis is on discovery, not mileage gained. Admission: Free. 

  • Community Calendar

    FRIDAY

     Astronomy Show: Sun and Winter Solstice from 7-7:45 p.m. at the Nature Center. Join us to learn about the solstice and our Sun. Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children.

     

    The Los Alamos Golf Course golf shop will be closed starting today through Jan. 3. 

     

    Jemez Thrift Shop will be closed.

     

    SATURDAY

    PEEC is closed today. Regular hours resume Dec. 26.

     

    The Los Alamos Golf Course will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

     

    The four state museums in Santa Fe will close at noon today. 

     

    Jemez Thrift Shop will be closed.

     

    SUNDAY

    PEEC is closed today. Regular hours resume 

     

    The Los Alamos Golf Course will be closed with normal hours resuming on Dec. 26. 

     

    Teusday

    No Kiwanis meeting and no newsletter.

     

  • Birth 12-7-16

    Arlo Dane Smith was born at 1:45 p.m. Nov. 5, 2016, to the proud parents of Brandon and Nicole Smith, and big brother Callum of Los Alamos. Arlo weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces at birth.

  • Community Calendar

    TODAY

    Coffee Conversations from 4-5:15 p.m. at Smith’s Starbucks. The community is invited to join a weekly conversation about reimaging education in Los Alamos. This week’s meeting topic is:  Students Making the Right Choices. More information at odysseylosalamos.weebly.com or k.holmes@laschools.net.

    FRIDAY

    Gentle Walks at 9 a.m. at the Nature Center. A gentle walk for which the emphasis is on discovery, not mileage gained. Free. 

     

    Fourth Friday Fractals at 7 p.m. at the Nature Center. See fractals in nature as a full-dome planetarium show! Cost is $10 for adults, $8 for children. 

     

    Trick–or–Treat on MainStreet will haunt downtown Los Alamos at 4 p.m. on Central Avenue, between 15th to 20th streets. 

     

    High Tech Halloween at the Bradbury Science Museum from 4-6:30 p.m. Interactive demonstration of a vacuum chamber, a simulated chain reaction using lights and optics and a “Critter Alley.” 

     

  • People in the news 1-17-16

    Christina Moore, the daughter of Tammy and David Moore, of Los Alamos, has been named to the Dean’s List of Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota for academic achievement during the fall semester of the 2015-2016 school year. A graduate of Los Alamos High School, Moore was a junior at Macalester last fall.

  • Births 1-17-16

    Nov. 29 — A boy. Larik David Max Marquez. Born to Kaylina and Christopher Marquez.

    Nov. 30 — A boy. Isaiah Mateo Diaz. Born to Christen Montoya and Javier Diaz.

    Nov. 30 — A girl. Kaylie Rose Martinez. Born to Erica M. Quintana and Louis D. Martinez.

    Dec. 5 — A boy. Sabastian Jovanni Bencomo-Fernandez. Born to Melodie Fernandez and Jorge Bencomo.

    Dec. 7 — A girl. Anikka Ava. Born to Becky Hill and Don Gallegos.

    Dec. 9 — A boy. Elijah Aaron Frias. Born to Justine and Aaron Frias.

    Dec. 10 — A boy. Xaden Ray Chase. Born to Kimberly McKelvey and Jerry Chase.

    Dec. 10 — A boy. Jack Allen Mayeur. Born to Leslie and Jason Mayeur.

    Dec. 11 — A girl. Payton Shayrose Lujan-Terrazas. Born to Melissa Lujan and Tito Terrazas.

    Dec. 14 — A girl. Zerenity Anita Madrid. Born to Angel Marie Madrid.

  • Births 8-30-15

    July 27: A girl, Lisa Raylynn Dishta, born to Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Dishta
    Aug. 8: A girl, Naevia Grace Villa, born to Tamara Sanchez and Jesse Villa
    Aug. 8: A boy, Matthias Anthony Fabian Abeyta, born to Ambrosha Baca and Leon Abeyta
    Aug. 11: A boy, Patrick Stuart Taylor, born to Laura and Stuart Taylor
    Aug. 12: A boy, Preston Scott Tyler, born to Amanda Apgar and Eric Tyler
    Aug. 15: A boy, Gilbert Joseph Lopez, born to Tammy and Bobby Lopez

  • People in the news 8-30-15

    Aubrie Powell, of Los Alamos, a graduate of Los Alamos High School, has graduated Magna Cum Laude from Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, Ohio with a bachelor’s degree in music.
     
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    The following Los Alamos students will begin their first semester at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales this fall: Trisha Barks, John Dermer, Miranda Honnell, Lauren Mazuranich, Jacqueline Fernandes and Richard Morley.

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    Kendall Schneider and Mariah Zerr, of Los Alamos, have been selected to serve as President’s Ambassadors at Eastern New Mexico University.

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    Erik Bojorquez and Taylor Pomeroy, both of Los Alamos, were named Eastern New Mexico University counselors for Dawg Days 2015. Dawg Days is the annual back-to-school kickoff weekend that serves as a welcome to new students. The weekend’s events, including a foam party and community barbeque, are led by the Dawg Days counselors.

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  • Community Calendar 8-26-15

    Today

    Game Night: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday at the Mesa Public Library in the Upstairs Rotunda.

    Thursday

    Los Alamos Farmers Market. 7 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library parking lot.

    United Blood Services Blood Drive. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. at at the First Baptist Church Hall 2200 Diamond Dr. For more details contact United Blood Services at 1-877-UBS-HERO. Donors can enjoy an egg salad, ham, or turkey sandwich.

    Downtown Dogs is a weekly walking group. All dogs and their humans are invited to walk from Pet Pangaea, 158 Central Park Square for a stroll around Downtown Los Alamos. 7 p.m. Come prepared with a standard leash, no longer than 6 feet.

    Authors Speak Series. David Stuart. 7 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library upstairs rotunda.

    Friday

    Quiet, Gentle Walks. Join Sue Watts for a gentle walk along a relatively flat trail. The walks range from 1-2 miles and may include gentle changes in elevation. Each walk includes 20 minutes of silent walking. Free. Meets every Friday at 8:30 a.m. at the Nature Center. Check peecnature.org for any changes.

    United Blood Services Blood Drive. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. at at the First Baptist Church Hall 2200 Diamond Drive. For more details contact United Blood Services at 1-877-UBS-HERO. Donors can enjoy an egg salad, ham, or turkey sandwich.