Be There 05-01-12

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Santa Fe Pro Musica flutists Carol Redman and Alaina Diehl present a concert of flute music from the Middle Ages to the Modern Ages during the Brown Bag performance at noon at Fuller Lodge.

 GeekOut Game night from 5:30-8:030 p.m. at Mesa Public Library. Bring your own games or play theirs. Bring a friend or meet new ones.

The Sierra Club will present movie night, “Revenge of the Electric Car,” at 6:30 p.m. at Mesa Public Library. Everyone is invited to watch the sequel to, “Who Killed the Electric Car.”

Pajarito Environmental Education Center presents an illustrated talk on Australian birds by Marion Stelts at 7 p.m. See parrots, raptors, honeyeaters, flycatchers, bowerbirds and more. The talk is free. For more information, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460 or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.

The Los Alamos Farmers Market opens for the season, from 7 a.m.-1 p.m. in the parking lot next door to the Mesa Public Library.

Individuals and volunteers interested in helping to plan a safe, fun-filled, drug free, all-night celebration for Los Alamos High School and home school graduating seniors, are invited to a Senior Appreciation Night planning meeting from 1-2 p.m. at the Aquatic Center Training Room, 2760 Canyon Road. For more information, call the Recreation Division at 662-8173 or the Family YMCA at 662-3100.

Mesa Public Library Free Film Series presents, “Chungking Express,” at 6:30 p.m.

“J. Robert Oppenheimer: Photographs from his life, 1904-1967,” will open with a reception from 4:30-6:30 p.m. in the upstairs art gallery at Mesa Public Library.
 Come to PEEC for First Friday Forts. Build forts with other kids in PEEC’s Nature Play Area or in the canyon from 3:30-5 p.m. Free, but parents must stay with their children. For more information, visit PajaritoEEC.org, call 662-0460 or email Programs@PajaritoEEC.org.

The Los Alamos County Recreation Division and the Los Alamos Stable Owners Association are holding a Cowboy Night at the Posse Lodge on North Mesa. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children and are available at Pet Pangaea in Central Park Square, or at the door. Purchasing advance tickets is encouraged. For more information, call Carol at 412-1868.

Los Alamos Little Theatre presents, “Cowboy Poet,” at 7:30 p.m. May 4-19, with a 2 p.m. Sunday matinee May 13. Tickets can be purchased at the door or at CB Fox. For more information, visit lalt.org.

The Los Alamos Arts Council presents the Arts and Crafts Fair from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on the lawn at Fuller Lodge. Booths will showcase 100 artists’ work and will feature everything from photography and painting to jewelry and ceramics.

Fun Family Films presents, Disney’s “A Bug’s Life,” at 3 p.m. at the Los Alamos First United Methodist Church. Every first Saturday of the month, LAFUMC will show a movie that is appropriate for the entire family. Every movie featured will have a G rating. Most movies are from the Focus on the Family’s “Movie Night for Kids.” Parents will enjoy using the talking points to stimulate discussion after the film. There will be a table of coloring and activity sheets and everyone can enjoy free popcorn.