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  • La Leche League meeting Monday

    La Leche League of Los Alamos will be discussing “Nutrition and Weaning” at its monthly meeting from 10 a.m. Monday, in the nursery at the United Church on Canyon Road in Los Alamos.
    All interested, pregnant, or breastfeeding women are welcome to learn and share, through mother-to-mother support, the basics, and benefits of breastfeeding. A lending library with books concerning childbirth, breastfeeding, parenting and nutrition is available. Nursing babies and toddlers who have difficulty separating, are welcome.
    LLL is an international, nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated to providing information, education, support and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed. For more information, contact Gina at 661-8740. 

  • News for Retirees 12-01-13

    Dec. 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
    SUNDAY
    2-4 p.m. Revisit Downton
    Abbey on the Day Out big screen
    MONDAY
    8:45 a.m. Cardio
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Turkey
    Tetrazzinni
    7 p.m. Ballroom dancing
    TUESDAY
    8:45 a.m. Variety training
    10 a.m. Computer users group
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Fish sandwich
    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: Red chile beef enchilada
    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
    9 a.m. Toenail clipping
    10 a.m. Veterans seminar
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Chicken pot pie (Living Treasures luncheon)
    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: Turkey (RPEA luncheon)

  • Be There 11-27-13

    Today
    Game Night. 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library in the upstairs rotunda.
    Thursday
    Thanksgiving Dinner. 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at White Rock Presbyterian Church, 310 Rover Blvd. in Memorial Hall. Traditional Thanksgiving dinner including turkey, ham, potatoes, stuffing, gravy, yams, corn, green beans, hors d’oeuvres and pie. For more information, contact WRPC at 672-3682.

    Shopping Club. 8 p.m. at 535 Central Ave. Free shuttle from Los Alamos to the Fashion Outlets of Santa Fe, courtesy of the Inn at Santa Fe and the outlets. Shuttles will leave from the Smith’s parking lot in 8-11 p.m. Reserve a spot by calling 474-4000. See Facebook for updates.
    Saturday
    The Chamber of Commerce will celebrate its 50th anniversary in conjunction with Small Business Saturday.
    Sunday
    Cowboy Breakfast at the Los Alamos Sheriff’s Posse Lodge. 7-11 a.m., 650 North Mesa Road, near the stables. $7 adults, $4 children 10 years old and under. Proceeds to benefit the Los Alamos Sheriff’s Posse Lodge. 

  • Be There 11-26-13

    Today
    A chapter of The Compassionate Friends will meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month 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.
    Wednesday
    Game Night. 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library in the upstairs rotunda.
    Thursday
    Thanksgiving Dinner. 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. at White Rock Presbyterian Church, 310 Rover Blvd. in Memorial Hall. Traditional Thanksgiving dinner including turkey, ham, potatoes, stuffing, gravy, yams, corn, green beans, hors d’oeuvres and pie. For more information, contact WRPC at 672-3682.
    Saturday
    The Chamber of Commerce will celebrate its 50th anniversary in conjunction with Small Business Saturday.
    Monday
    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.

  • Fruit cakes for sale

    For more than 50 years, Los Alamos Chapter No. 63, Order of Eastern Star, has sold Collin Street Bakery holiday fruitcakes in Los Alamos.
    This year, the chapter will continue that tradition by selling fruitcakes, as well as apricot pecan and pineapple pecan cakes, 2-6 p.m., Friday, Nov. 29, in the Los Alamos National Bank lobby in Los Alamos.
    Future sale dates are 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, and Fridays, Dec. 13 and 20.
    Contact Judy Goldie, 662-3797/judygoldie1@gmail.com or Nina Laird, 662-7580 for more information.
     

  • News for Retirees 11-24-13

    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: Beer Cheese Soup
    7 p.m. Ballroom dancing
    TUESDAY
    8:45 a.m. Variety training
    11:30 a.m. Lunch: Tilapia
    1:30 p.m. “Friends” Meeting
    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: Beef stew
    11:45 a.m. W. Berry at the piano
    1:15 p.m. Socrates Café
    1:30 p.m. Daytime duplicate bridge
    THURSDAY
    BESC Closed Thanksgiving Day
    FRIDAY
    BESC Closed Thanksgiving Day
    SATURDAY
    10 a.m.-1 p.m. BESC open
    10 a.m. Table tennis
    10:30 a.m. Computer class

     

  • Off The Hill 11-21-13

    Art exhibits
    Ron Barsano: The Naked Truth. A Retrospective Exhibition. On display until Jan. 5 at the Taos Art Museum. For more information about museum hours and events, contact to Ellen Rink at 575-758-2690.

    Photo Objects and Small Prints — A Group Exhibition. Exhibition runs Dec. 6 through January. Opening and artist reception 5-7 p.m. Dec. 6 at the photo-eye Gallery, 376-A Garcia Street in Santa Fe. For more information call Anne Kelly at 988-5159, ext. 121 or anne@photoeye.com.
    Arts shows
    The Third Annual Pueblo Fiber Arts Show. Presented by the New Mexico Pueblo Fiber Arts Guild and The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Opening talk ay anthropologist Laurie Webster, “Two Millennia of Pueblo Weaving.” 5:30 to 7 p.m. Nov. 22. $5 at the door. For more information and vendor applications call Louie Garcia 363-1294 or by email at runasamai@hotmail.com.

  • Be There 11-21-13

    Today
     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.

    White Rock Family Friendly Film Series. “Monsters University,” 6:30 p.m. at White Rock Town Hall.

    The Democratic Party of Los Alamos will have the monthly meeting 7 p.m. at UNM-LA, building 2. Several candidates will be in attendance to talk and discuss the special meeting for Los Alamos residents about individuals looking for health care under Obamacare. All registered Democrats are urged to attend.
    Friday
    Books Are Fun book fair. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Doctor’s Lobby area in the LAMC Auxiliary.
    Saturday
    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.

    “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.

  • Be There 11-20-13

    Today
    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 losalamoscommunityofatheists@gmail.com with questions or find us on facebook.

    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.

    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.

  • Be There 11-19-13

    Today
    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 steinzig@lanl.org. Public is welcome.
    Wednesday
    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.

    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.