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  • Be There 09-11-13

    Today
    The League of Women Voters will have Kimberly Gabaldon County Community Services Department division manager at their monthly Lunch with a Leader that is open to the public. The lunch is 11:45 a.m. Sept. 17 at Mesa Public Library. Lunch orders from the Co-op are being taken now for $10. Call Karyl Ann Armbruster 661-6605 by Sept. 15. You do not have to order a lunch to attend.

    Open House at the Los Alamos Medical Center Lab. 5:30 to 7 p.m. in Central Park Square, No. 168 — on the same side as the Finishing Touch, across the way from Pet Pangaea. Refreshments are available for the public.

    Byron Ristvet, of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, discusses the Laboratory’s role in the Cold War nuclear weapons testing program. 5:30 p.m. at the Bradbury Science Museum.

  • Be There 09-10-13

    Today
    If anyone would like to order lunch from the LA Co-op for $10 for the Lunch with a Leader monthly meeting, call Karyl Ann Armbruster, 661-6605 by Sept. 15. Meeting is 11:45 a.m. Sept. 17 at the Mesa Public Library. You do not have to order a lunch to attend.

    Shop with the Chef Fall Classes. Raw Dessert Alchemy — cookies and pies by Casey Greenling. 6-8 p.m. at the Los Alamos Co-op Market. Single class, $15 or $20 non-members. Sign up at the Co-op. For more information call 695-1579.

    Los Alamos Historical Society Lecture Series: History Frontiers. 7:30 p.m., Mesa Public Library. Imperial Frontiers: “Gone but not forgotten? Imperial legacies and International Politics in the Post-Soviet Space,” with Erica Monahan. For more information, call 662-6272 or visit losalamoshistory.org.

    Wednesday
    Byron Ristvet, of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, discusses the Laboratory’s role in the Cold War nuclear weapons testing program. 5:30 p.m. at the Bradbury Science Museum.

    Green Hour Hikes. Meet at various local trailheads. 9-11 a.m. at Pajarito Environmental Education Center. For more information, call 662-0460.

  • News for Retirees 09-08-13

    Sept. 9-14, 2013
    For information, call the Betty Ehart Senior Center (BESC) at 662-8920, the White Rock Senior Center (WRSC) at 662-8200 and “Day Out” (adult day care, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.) at 661-0081. Reservations must be made by 10 a.m. for daily lunches.
    Betty Ehart
    MONDAY
    8:45 a.m. Cardio
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Potato and salad bar
    7 p.m. Ballroom dancing
    TUESDAY
    8:45 a.m. Variety training
    10:30 a.m. Female Brainpower Initiative (FBI)
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Hamburger
    7 p.m. Bridge
    7:30 p.m. Table tennis
    WEDNESDAY
    8:30 a.m. RSVP quilters
    8:45 a.m. Cardio plus exercise
    10:30 a.m. AARP meeting
    10:45 a.m. Music with Ruth
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Chicken fried steak
    11:45 a.m. Tom Oliphant at the piano
    1:15 p.m. Alzeheimer’s support group
    1:15 p.m. Socrates Café
    1:30 p.m. Daytime duplicate bridge
    THURSDAY
    8:30 a.m. Walk-In-The-Woods
    8:30 a.m. Take a Hike
    8:45 a.m. Variety training
    9 a.m. Toenail clipping
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Lemon pepper cod
    1:30 p.m. Tap dancing
    2 p.m. Ballroom dancing
    6:30 p.m. Chess
    7 p.m. Bridge
    FRIDAY
    9:15 a.m. Line dancing
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Roast beef (RPEA luncheon)

  • Be There 09-05-13

    Today
    Mesa Public Library Free Film Series: “Take Shelter,” 2011. 6:30 p.m. in the upstairs meeting room.

    Discover Andean Condors and Huemel Deer. Join Chilean Patagonian Naturalists Gladys Garay and Oscar Guineo as they present findings from their wildlife studies. 7 p.m. at PEEC. Free. For more information, contact the Pajarito Environmental Education Center, 3540 Orange St. PajaritoEEC.org or 662-0460.
    Friday
    United Thrift Store Bag Day. Fill a large grocery sack for $5. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 13 Sherwood Blvd.

    College Day. Assets In Action is asking for the community to participate in a visual. All that live and work in Los Alamos are asked to wear their favorite college or military apparel to display their educational path of lifelong learning. Questions can be directed to 661-4846.

    First Friday Forts. First Friday of every month from 3:30- 5 p.m. Parents must supervise children. Free. For more information, contact the Pajarito Environmental Education Center, 3540 Orange St. PajaritoEEC.org or 662-0460.
    Saturday
    The United Thrift Shop will be open from 9 a.m. to noon. United Thrift is open every first Saturday of each month.

  • Off The Hill 09-05-13

    Art exhibits
    Zane Bennett Contemporary Art: Yazzie Johnson and Gail Bird: Contemporary Jewelry. Through Sept. 21. 435 N. Guadalupe St. in Santa Fe.

  • Be There 09-04-13

    Today
    Sierra Club meeting with Superintendent Jason Lott from Bandelier. 7 p.m. at UNM-LA, building 2, room 220. Lott will give an update update on the Monument’s transportation and fire management plans as well as the most recent flash flood.
    Thursday
    Los Alamos Farmers Market. 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mesa Public Library parking lot.

    UNM-LA Business Breakfast will be presented by Dr. Cindy Rooney, Dean of Instruction at UNM-Los Alamos. 7:30 to 9 a.m., UNM-Los Alamos Lecture Hall in the Student Services building. Free to Chamber members, $10 for non-members. Open to the public.

    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.

    Mesa Public Library Free Film Series: “Take Shelter,” 2011. 6:30 p.m. in the upstairs meeting room.

    Discover Andean Condors and Huemel Deer. Join Chilean Patagonian Naturalists Gladys Garay and Oscar Guineo as they present findings from their wildlife studies. 7 p.m. at PEEC. Free. For more information, visit PajaritoEEC.org or call 662-0460.
    Friday
    United Thrift Store Bag Day. Fill a large grocery sack for $5. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 13 Sherwood Blvd.

  • Be There 09-03-13

    Today
    Starting Sept. 9, a group meeting to help people of the community deal with grief, 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Lounge of the Christian Education Building of the United Church (entrance off Rose Street) and discussions will be led by Pastor Kathleen Logan. Open to all. For more information call 662-2971.
    Wednesday
    Sierra Club meeting with Superintendent Jason Lott from Bandelier. 7 p.m. at UNM-LA, building 6, room 612. Lott will give an update on the Monument’s transportation and fire management plans as well as the most recent flash flood.

    Green Hour Hikes. Meet at various local trailheads. 9-11 a.m. at Pajarito Environmental Education Center. For more information, call 662-0460.

    Quiet, gentle walks with Sue Watts. Meet 9:15 a.m. at PEEC to carpool to trailhead. Different trailheads chosen each week. Free.

    The Jemez Thrift shop will be celebrating the monthly “Bag Day” sale. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fill a sack for $5. 13 Sherwood Blvd. in White Rock.
    Thursday
    Los Alamos Farmers Market. 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Los Alamos Library parking lot.

    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.

  • News for Retirees 09-01-13

    Sept. 1-7, 2013
    For information, call the Betty Ehart Senior Center (BESC) at 662-8920, the White Rock Senior Center (WRSC) at 662-8200 and “Day Out” (adult day care, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.) at 661-0081. Reservations must be made by 10 a.m. for daily lunches.
    Betty Ehart
    MONDAY
    BESC Closed Labor Day
    TUESDAY
    8:45 a.m. Variety training
    10 a.m. Computer users group
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Chicken tenders
    12:15 p.m. Better breathers
    7 p.m. Bridge
    7:30 p.m. Table tennis
    WEDNESDAY
    8:30 a.m. RSVP quilters
    8:45 a.m. Cardio plus exercise
    10:45 a.m. Music with Ruth
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Tilapia
    11:45 a.m. Winnie Berry at the piano
    1:15 p.m. Socrates Café
    1:30 p.m. Daytime duplicate bridge
    THURSDAY
    8:30 a.m. Walk-In-The-Woods
    8:45 a.m. Variety training
    10:30 a.m. Think of Me When
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Pork loin
    1:30 p.m. Tap dancing
    2 p.m. Ballroom dancing
    6:30 p.m. Chess
    7 p.m. Bridge
    FRIDAY
    9:15 a.m. Line dancing
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Frito pie
    11:45 a.m. Tom Oliphant at the piano
    12:30 p.m. Movie: “42: The Jackie Robinson Story,” 2013
    SATURDAY
    10 a.m.-1 p.m. BESC open
    10 a.m. Table tennis

  • Be There 08-29-13

    Today
    The League of Women Voters invites the public to attend a Town Hall meeting 7-8 p.m. at UNM-LA Lecture Hall in Building 2. The Los Alamos High School Hilltalkers will debate the pros and cons of the mil levy election question followed by a presentation by Dr. Cindy Rooney. The meeting will end with a town hall question and answer session. Refreshments will be provided by the LA Co-op at 6:30 p.m. Los Alamos registered voters who received a mail-in ballot must be in the County Clerk’s office by Sept. 17.
    Friday
    The Los Alamos County Summer Concert Series. 7 p.m. Free. Bring lawn chairs. LANB: DK and the Affordables; Rockabilly/Roots rock from Los Alamos For more information visit gordonsummerconcerts.com.

    The Disappearing Art Exhibit. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library upstairs art gallery. The library has more than 200 works of art to be checked out, just like books or DVDs. Circulating art will be hung and public may check items out until Sept. 27.
    Saturday
    Geology Tour on the Valles Caldera. Fraser Goff and his wife Cathy conduct tour of east and central parts of the preserve. 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. For more information visit vallescaldera.gov.

    Recurring meetings

  • Off The Hill 08-29-13

    Art exhibits
    Zane Bennett Contemporary Art: Yazzie Johnson and Gail Bird: Contemporary Jewelry. Through Sept. 21. 435 N. Guadalupe St. in Santa Fe.

    Zane Bennett Contemporary Art: Walling: Containing Architecture, painting and sculpture by Tom Miller. Sept. 27 to Oct. 18. Opening reception: 5-7 p.m., Sept. 27 to coincide with the Railyard Arts District last Friday Arts Walk. For more information call 982-8111. 435 N. Guadalupe St. in Santa Fe.
      
    A family exhibition at the Historic Studio House. 5-8 p.m., through Aug. 31. Presented is the work of Allan Houser with sons Phillip M. Haozous and Bob Haozous.  Both Phillip M. Haozous and Bob Haozous will display sculptural works, and the opening will also preview the release for sale of Allan Houser  sculpture, drawings, and paintings from their private family  collection named Chiinde LLC. Limited space, RSVP required. Call 471-1528, 125 Lincoln Ave., suite 112.