Today's Features

  • Christiane and John Bounds are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter Claire Samantha to Christopher Glenn Campbell.
    Christopher is the son of Patricia and Bruce Campbell of Breckenridge, Colorado. Claire is a graduate of Colorado State University-Fort Collins with a bachelor’s degree in microbiology. She works for Sandoz in Broomfield as a chemist.
    Christopher is a graduate of CSU-Fort Collins with a bachelor’s degree computer science. He works for Aerstone in Boulder, Colorado.
    The couple is planning a Nov. 8 wedding in Boulder, Colorado.

  • Sept. 24: A girl, Violet Joy Durham, born Abbey and Matt Durham
    Sept. 26: A girl, Emma Matsuzaki Chien, born to Yan-Ting Chien and Hiroko Matsuzaki
    Sept. 29: A girl, Lily Anne Christine Montoya, born to Leanne and Jemuel Montoya
    Sept. 29: A boy, Joseph Garcia, Jr., born Amber Ocaña and Joseph Garcia

  • Today
    Jemez Thrift Shop Bag Days. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 13 Sherwood Blvd. in White Rock.

    “Masquerade,” art by Michael Andryc. Daily through Nov. 15 at the Fuller Lodge Art Center.
    Jemez Thrift Shop Bag Days. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 13 Sherwood Blvd. in White Rock.

    After the success of the “Extract Your Own DNA” event during Expo Day, Biodidact is offering another opportunity for the public to extract their own DNA. “Diamond Mix” is 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. Saturday at Pueblo Complex, 1900 Diamond Dr. Free. Learn about Biodidact’s crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter.com.

    Bradbury Science Museum Cinema. 10:30 a.m. every Saturday. Short science films ranging in topics from microbes to aquifers to addiction. Visit lanl.gov/museum/events/calendar.shtml for topics of interest.

    “Almost Ablaze,” A ski and snowboard film. 2 and 6 p.m. at the Duane Smith Auditorium. $10.
    Cowboy breakfast. 7-11 a.m. at the Los Alamos Sheriff’s Posse Lodge, 650 North Mesa Road, near the stables. $7 adults, $4 children 10 and under. Proceeds benefit the Special Olympics.

    “Manhattan” TV series, viewing party and discussion. 8-9:30 p.m. at Time Out Pizzeria on Central Ave.  

  • With only four episodes to go, there was another great turnout for the Los Alamos Historical Society’s viewing of episode 9 of WGN’s series, Manhattan, a fictionalized look at life in Los Alamos during the Manhattan Project.
    A special thanks to the members of the Los Alamos High School Class of 1964 who came to watch the show.
    Every week, the Society updates a bulletin board in the museum to continue exploring questions and reactions as the 13-episode series continues.
    Previous episodes are discussed on losalamoshistory.org, the Historical Society’s Facebook page and in the museum.
    Join the Los Alamos Historical Society Sundays at Time Out Pizzeria in Los Alamos from 8–9:30 p.m. for a viewing and discussion of Manhattan (TV-14 rating).
    Episode 9: “Spooky Action at a Distance”
    Did any scientists work off-site?
    Emilio Segrè worked off-site during the Manhattan Project. Segrè was in charge of the Radioactivity Group (P-5). His group was set up in the Pajarito Canyon near Los Alamos in an unused Forest Service cabin. His group’s job was to measure and catalog the radioactivity of various fission products; they also measured the gamma radiation from the Trinity test.
    Did B-29s drop bombs here?

  • Baha’i Faith
    For information, email losalamosla@gmail.com. For general information, call the Baha’i Faith phone at 1-800-228-6483.

    Bethlehem Lutheran
    Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church, a member of the ELCA, is located at 2390 North Road, 662-5151; see a map at bethluth.com. The Eucharist is celebrated each Sunday at 8:15 a.m. and 11 a.m., with coffee and doughnuts served between services during our Education Hour of classes for all ages. The preaching is biblical by our Pastors Bruce Kuenzel and Nicolé Ferry, the music is lively, children are welcome and abundant, and a well-staffed nursery is provided. All are welcome! Come Join the Family!

    Bryce Ave. Presbyterian
    The church is located at 3333 Bryce Ave. The Rev. Henry Fernandez preaches, bapca.org, info@bapca.org. For information, call 672-3364.

    Calvary Chapel
    Sunday school classes for all ages at 9:15 a.m. At 10:30 a.m., worship and a study of the Biblical Jesus as He relates to people in our look at the Gospel of Exodus.

    The Christian Church
    92 East Road, 662-6468, lachristian.org. 9-10 a.m. Sunday school; 10-10:30 a.m. Coffee Fellowship; 10:30 a.m. Worship Service. Rev. Doug Partin, Assoc. Rev. Ben Partin.

    Christian Science
    1725 17th St. 662-5057.

  • “Is Christian rock music a good tool for sharing the gospel?”—Nate


    The Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in Los Alamos invites the community to join us as we host the Vatican International Exhibition of The Eucharistic Miracles of the World, October 4-6.  The Exhibit consists of 126 miracles that took place throughout the ages in various countries of the world. Through an extensive assortment of photographs and historical descriptions, the exhibition presents some of the principal Eucharistic Miracles that have been recognized by the Church. The miracles have all been recognized by the local bishops, some miracles were also recognized with papal bull, but not all the miracles were recognized also by the Pope. The most recent miracle in the exhibit occurred in Poland in 2008.

  • Today
    Downtown Dogs. A weekly walking group for dogs and humans. The walk starts from Pet Pangaea at 6 p.m. for a stroll around downtown Los Alamos.

    The Mesa Public Library Film Series. “O, Brother, Where Art Thou?” 6:30 p.m. in the upstairs meeting room.

    The Los Alamos Master Gardeners will be 7 p.m. at Peggy Pendergast’s home, 149 Manhattan Loop. Los Alamos Historical Society Director Heather McClenahan will be the guest speaker.

    The Los Alamos League of Women Voters presents the Los Alamos County Council Candidates Forum. 7 p.m. at Fuller Lodge. Also invited are the unopposed candidates for probate judge and public education commission. The county clerk will explain the election procedures. 6:30 p.m. conversation and refreshments.

    “Masquerade.” Daily through Nov. 15 at the Fuller Lodge Art Center.
    Jemez Thrift Shop Bag Days. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 13 Sherwood Blvd. in White Rock.
    Jemez Thrift Shop Bag Days. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 13 Sherwood Blvd. in White Rock.

  • The Los Alamos Co-op Market is offering two nutritious Shop with a Chef cooking classes this month.
    Each class starts with shopping for the ingredients, takes participants through the cooking process and concludes with enjoying the final product.
    The first cooking class will be 6 p.m. Oct. 7. Emily Schmidt will teach participants how to make healthy, gluten-free meals utilizing nutritious whole foods without excessive time and money. The class Healthy One-Dish Meals, includes samples of nutritionally balanced dinners of black bean soup and fauxgetti.
    Local nutritionist and author Lisa Bakosi will share recipes from her new book, “Balance for Busy Moms.”
    As a mother, she understands how a busy lifestyle can make it difficult to cook delicious and nutritious meals. Her class will be 6 p.m. Oct. 21 and offer time saving techniques for anyone who wants to make tasty, healthy food.
    All cooking classes are in the co-op café at 6 p.m. Registration is available at the co-op, 95 Entrada Dr. Class size is limited to accommodate the space.
    To register for classes and for more information, visit losalamos.coop or call 695-1579.  

  • Los Alamos High School and other schools across the district showed their appreciation for National Custodian Appreciation Day and heralded their staff members that work so hard throughout the year. From left, Alvaro Trujillo, Henry Trujillo, Tony Romero and Jesus Garcia install new hand sanitizer machines at Los Alamos High School.