Be There 03-26-14

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The Republican Party of Los Alamos will have a fundraising dinner 6:30 p.m. at the Research Center, 4200 W. Jemez Road. Secretary of State Dianna Duran will be the keynote speaker. Price is $50 per person. Checks should be made payable to Republican Party of Los Alamos and mailed to P.O. Box 832, Los Alamos. For more information, contact Robert Gibson, 662-3159.

Los Alamos Community of Atheists will have its monthly meeting from 6:30 to 8 p.m. upstairs at Mesa Public Library. This month there will be an open discussion — bring questions or thoughts to share. Email losalamoscommunityofatheists@gmail.com or on facebook.

The Family YMCA is hosting a Scholastic Book Fair until 10 p.m. The public is welcome to shop at the Y daily during normal business hours which are from 5:30 a.m.-10 p.m. A free bracelet will be given for each child that a book is purchased for. All proceeds from the sale go to benefit the Y’s Child Watch programs.

The 19th Annual Los Alamos Photographers Show. Daily through March 28 at the Mesa Public Library Upstairs Art Gallery.

“Sisters in Art — Sisters at Heart,” shows daily in the Portal Gallery of Fuller Lodge Art Center through April 26.
“Race to Nowhere,” a film by LAHS student Tessa Snyder. 6:30 p.m. at Duane Smith Auditorium. Benefit showing and community discussion. A documentary film explaining the pressures faced by young people, teachers and parents in our high-stakes public and private education system and a pressure-cooker culture. Free, but any donations will go toward funding LAHS well-being projects.

Authors Speak Series. Noted poets and publishers Veronica Golos and Andrea Watson. 7 p.m. at the Mesa Public Library Upstairs Rotunda.
Los Alamos Big Band free concert and dance. 7 p.m. at Fuller Lodge.
DIY Natural Beauty Secrets by Lisa Bakosi. 1-3 p.m. In this hands-on class. Lisa will share her secrets to making beauty products using simple natural ingredients while also saving money. Class size is limited to accommodate the space, so register early. $20 for Co-op members and $25 for non-members.

Bradbury Science Museum Cinema. 10 a.m. Short science films ranging in topics from microbes to aquifers to addiction. The education level of these videos can range from elementary age to adults, depending on the video chosen. Visit lanl.gov/museum/events/calendar.shtml for topics of interest.
The Los Alamos Pony Club (LAPC) hosts a dressage horse show and rally at the North Mesa stables. Supports the nonprofit youth athletic organization. The LAPC/New Mexico Dressage Association schooling show and Southwest Region Pony Club Rally begins at 9 a.m., attracting riders from across the region. Dressage entry forms can be found at New Mexico Dressage Association website, nmdressage.net.
April 1
Los Alamos History Museum will have an exhibit opening and two book signings. The exhibit, “Edith and Tilano: Bridges Between Two Worlds,” will be in the museum’s rotating exhibit space through the end of May. Patricia Klaus will be signing her book “An Atomic Love Story” and Roseanne Roberts Archuletta will be signing her book “Women Marked for History.” The public is invited.