Be There 03-11-14

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Free food tasting. 4-7 p.m. at The Christian Church of Los Alamos, 92 East Road. At the tasting the public can try the meats, cheeses, butter, milk and veggies from Miller’s Organic Farm and find out more about becoming a member.

Mother Sauces Shop with the Chef Class by Edwin Theodore. 6-8 p.m. Theodore will teach the basic techniques needed to produce almost any sauce. The five mother sauces (Espagnole/Demiglase, Bechamel, Tomato, Veloute, and Hollandaise) are the basis of French cuisine, as well as many other styles of cooking. Class size is limited to accommodate the space, so registering early. $15 for Co+op members and $20 for non-members.

Saltceder Beetles in New Mexico. 7 p.m. Dr. Carol A. Sutherland, an Extension Entomologist at New Mexico State University and also State Entomologist for the NM Department of Agriculture, will give a presentation at PEEC to discuss these curious creatures. No advance registration required. Free. To learn more, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460, or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.

Los Alamos Historical Society Lecture Series: History Frontiers. 7:30 p.m., in the Pajarito Room at Fuller Lodge. Border Frontiers: “Globetrotter, Border Crossers and the Tangled Tales of U.S.-Mexico Borderlands History,” with Samuel Truett. For more information, call 662-6272 or visit losalamoshistory.org.

The 19th Annual Los Alamos Photographers Show. Daily through March 28 at the Mesa Public Library Upstairs Art Gallery.
Evening lecture with Terry C. Wallace, Jr., “Storms on the Horizon.” 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Los Alamos Winter Farmers Market. 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Fuller Lodge.

The Los Alamos Federated Republican Women monthly meeting will be noon at the Ridgepark Clubhouse, 505 Oppenheimer Dr. Heather McClenahan will inform about the Los Alamos History Class she offers, as well as an update on the Manhattan Project National Park. All registered Republican women are invited. Members are reminded to bring non-perishable food items for LA Cares and toiletries for the Women’s Shelter in Española. Call Donna MacDonald 662-4001 for further information.

New Mexico Rep. Stephanie Garcia-Richard will speak at the White Rock Senior Center, 1:30 p.m. She will summarize the recent Legislative session with special emphasis on senior issues. There will be time for questions after her talk. The public is welcome. Refreshments will be provided by the local chapter of AARP.

Poetry gatherings. 6:30 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library Southwest Room.

The Los Alamos Genealogical Association will meet at 7 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library. Speaker Eowyn Langholf’s presentation is “A Quickie on the Wiki, It’s not that Tricky.” The public is invited. The traditional pre-meeting no host dinner will be 5:30 p.m. at China Moon and Langholf will be there to meet and visit.
Pi Day Special Lecture with Reuben Hersh, “Mathematician’s Delight.” 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Bradbury Science Museum.

“Kindertransport,” 7:30 p.m., at Los Alamos Little Theater. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for seniors and students, and can be purchased at the door or online at LALT.org.