The public is invited to the official swearing-in ceremony for incoming officials. That ceremony will take place Dec. 19 in council chambers. It will begin at 3 p.m. Officials being sworn in include councilors David Izraelevitz, Susan O’Leary, Rick Reiss and James Chrobocinski, assessor Ken Milder, magistrate judge Pat Casados, municipal judge Alan Kirk, probate judge Christine Chandler and sheriff Marco Lucero.
Skate With Santa
Los Alamos County is sponsoring its Skate with Santa, which is scheduled for Dec. 20 and Dec. 21 at the county’s ice rink. it will be from 2:15-4 p.m. Dec. 21. Call 662-4500 for more information.
The next scheduled meeting of the Los Alamos County Council is at 7 p.m. Dec. 16 at the municipal building.
Los Alamos County’s Traffic and Streets division is again providing free sand to residents for making luminarias.
Sand for luminarias — also called farolitos — is available at the following locations around Los Alamos County:
• Overlook Park, south parking lot
• Urban Park, 42nd Stree parking area
• Sullivan Field
• Barranca Road at Navajo Street on Barranca Mesa
• North Mesa soccer fields